The Wichitan

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Tommy Chhe, Columnist

November 7, 2018


Filed under Guest Column, Staff Editorial

The week before election night, Wichita Falls hosted U.S. Congressman and Democratic candidate, Beto O’Rourke, and U.S. Senator and Republican candidate, Ted Cruz. I had the privilege to do cover and interview the two biggest individuals in Texas with the whole nation seeing Wichita Falls at the epicenter. As...

Beto O’Rourke makes last-minute stop in Wichita Falls

Beto O’Rourke makes last-minute stop in Wichita Falls

Tommy Chhe and Chloe Phillips

October 30, 2018


Filed under Campus, News

About 350 people, including about 100 students, attended a rally at Kiwanis Park in Wichita Falls Oct. 29 for Beto O'Rourke, democratic candidate for U.S. Senate in Texas. O'Rourke travelled to cities like Wichita Falls because he did not want any cities left out. O'Rourke also said he experienced ...

Listen to both sides of the issue

Nick Lanier, Reporter

October 29, 2018


Filed under Guest Column, Op-Ed

With both Texas senate candidates coming to Wichita Falls this week, students have a fantastic opportunity to hear the ideas and values of both candidates in the lead up to election night Nov. 6. Beto O'Rourke held a rally in Kiwanis Park Oct. 29 at 6:15p.m., with the Democratic candidate hopeful to ups...

Cruz, O’Rourke race still too close to call

Cruz, O’Rourke race still too close to call

Tommy Chhe, Reporter

September 26, 2018


Filed under Campus, News

The scene was Southern Methodist University on Sept. 21. Ted Cruz (R-TX), and Beto O'Rourke (D-TX) promoted their positions on a platform while giving an opposing statements toward one another. The scenes of the debate show other states' interest in this Texas election. Cruz is running for re-election...

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