MSNBC Host Gushes Over Beto O’Rourke: ‘What Can We Do Better?’
Former Rep. Beto O’Rourke (D., Texas) has seen his polls decline and his once adoring media coverage disappear since joining the 2020 presidential field, but he found a sympathetic face on Friday: MSNBC host Nicolle Wallace.
Wallace, a former Republican who’s perhaps the network’s most fanatic opponent of the Trump White House, has long been an admirer of O’Rourke, calling him an “all-star” last year and saying his upstart 2018 Texas Senate campaign was “one of the best stories.” O’Rourke lost.
O’Rourke drew huge crowds and smashed fundraising records in his bid to unseat Sen. Ted Cruz (R., Texas). It