Published 7:sixteen PM EST Feb 11, 2019
Texas Democrat Beto O’Rourke is joining a hiss march previous President Donald Trump’s border wall rally in El Paso on Monday evening.
O’Rourke said he sees it as a likelihood for the metropolis to know serve a watch on of the fable.
“I guess the president’s resolution to focal level on El Paso and his injurious demonization and vilification of immigrants, particularly Mexican immigrants, and his wish to designate us apprehensive of the border can work to our advantage,” he quick the El Paso Times. “In lots of phrases, as he comes down right here and as he referred to El Paso in his Assert of the Union speech, the eyes of the country are literally on us and must be remarkable extra so on Monday.”
The hiss march is being organized by veteran Bag. O’Rourke, Bag. Veronica Escobar, Girls folk’s March El Paso, the Border Community for Human Rights and dozens of local organizations.
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