O'ROURKE, Beto, (1972 - )


Collection of the U.S. House of Representatives

O'ROURKE, Beto, a Representative from Texas; born in El Paso, El Paso County, Tex., September 26, 1972; attended El Paso High School and graduated from Woodberry Forest School, Woodberry Forest, Va.; B.A., Columbia University, New York, N.Y., 1995; business owner; member of the El Paso, Tex., city council, 2005-2011; elected as a Democrat to the One Hundred Thirteenth and to the two succeeding Congresses (January 3, 2013-January 3, 2019); was not a candidate for reelection to the One Hundred Sixteenth Congress in 2018, but was an unsuccessful candidate for election to the United States Senate.