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Texas school shooting – latest: Beto O’Rourke confronts Greg Abbott as Salvador Ramos’ grandfather speaks out

A teenage gunman barricaded himself inside a classroom before murdering at least 19 children and two teachers at a Texas primary school on 24 May, marking the deadliest school shooting in the decade after the Sandy Hook massacre.All of the victims were in the same fourth-grade classroom at Robb Elementary School in Uvalde, roughly 80 miles west of San Antonio.The gunman, who has been named as 18-year-old Salvador Ramos, was reportedly shot dead by an officer who arrived on the scene.The gunman had no known criminal history or history of mental illness and “no meaningful forwarning of his crime”...
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Beto O'Rourke stuns Twitter with school shooting press conference interruption: 'Truly sick human being'

Texas Democratic gubernatorial hopeful Beto O’Rourke shocked Twitter when he interrupted Governor Greg Abbott, R-Texas, and other Texas lawmakers during a press conference about the horrific Uvalde, Texas school shooting. Towards the beginning of the Wednesday press conference, O’Rourke walked up to the stage where the governor, Lieutenant Governor...
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Beto O'Rourke heckles Texas Governor Greg Abbott over gun laws

A confrontation during Texas governor Greg Abbott's press conference on Wednesday laid bare the deep political divide on gun legislation. Beto O'Rourke, the Democratic candidate running for governor against Abbott, walked to the front of the room in the middle of the conference. The governor had just suggested the gunman's poor mental health - not his firearm - was the reason the shooting happened.
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Beto O'Rourke disrupts news conference on shooting

UVALDE, Texas — (AP) — Beto O'Rourke interrupted a press conference Wednesday about the shooting at a Texas elementary school and blamed Republican Gov. Greg Abbott for inaction. As Abbott was finishing his remarks about the shooting, O’Rourke approached the stage, pointed to the governor and said, “This...
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