AUSTIN (CBSDFW.COM/AP) — Will he or won’t he run? While America ponders that question former Texas Rep. Beto O’Rourke will head to New York next month for a live interview with Oprah Winfrey.
O’Rourke will be part of “Oprah’s SuperSoul Conversations from Times Square” on February 5. He’ll speak to Winfrey one-on-one as part of an event featuring others, including actors Bradley Cooper and Michael B. Jordan.READ MORE: Texas Beats Kansas State 22-17 To Snap Longest Losing Steak Since 1956
O’Rourke, 46, rose to national Democratic prominence while nearly unseating Republican Sen. Ted Cruz in deep red-Texas last November.READ MORE: Charity To Fly 60,000th Pet To Safety From Fort Worth
Despite other top Democrats taking steps to likely join the 2020 presidential race, O’Rourke’s camp suggests he won’t make up his mind for at least a few more weeks.
Winfrey herself has been the subject of 2020 chatter, but has said she doesn’t plan to run.MORE NEWS: Missing Canadian Aaron Tschritter Last Seen In Deep Ellum Came For Cowboys Game, Never Made It
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