Beto O'Rourke postpones Texas campaign events after infection
Beto O'Rourke, the Democratic nominee for Texas governor, announced Sunday he's postponing events after being treated in a San Antonio hospital for a bacterial infection.
Driving the news: "While my symptoms have improved, I will be resting at home in El Paso in accordance with the doctors' recommendations," O'Rourke tweeted.
- "I am sorry to have had to postpone events because of this, but promise to be back on the road with you as soon as I am able."
- The 2020 Democratic presidential candidate has drawn big crowds at Texas rallies — raising concerns among some Republicans that O'Rourke could do well in key battleground suburbs in the state, per Axios Dallas' Michael Mooney.