"You're all doing nothing," O'Rourke said to Texas officials who were giving updates on the mass shooting at an Uvalde elementary school.
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”...
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...
The former congressman shouted at Gov. Greg Abbott during a press conference on the shooting.
Texas Democratic gubernatorial candidate Beto O'Rourke interrupted Texas Gov. Greg Abbott during a press conference in Uvalde after the mass shooting that left 19 children and two adults dead. Abbott said he would be passing the microphone to Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick, when O'Rourke stood up. "You are doing nothing,"...
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.
Democratic gubernatorial candidate Beto O’Rourke has blamed Republican Gov. Greg Abbott for inaction on gun control
Texas Department of Public Safety officer Lt. Chris Olivarez criticized Beto O'Rourke for interrupting Gov. Greg Abbott's press conference on the Texas school shooting on "The Story." LT. CHRIS OLIVAREZ: I don’t want to get involved in politics right now, at this time of mourning, but that was out of...
A day after the deadly shooting at a Texas school, former U.S. Rep. Beto O'Rourke confronts political rival Greg Abbott, demanding more gun control.
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...
Beto O'Rourke gives impassioned speech asking Texans to stand up to state leaders after Uvalde school shooting
After interrupting and being thrown out of a Wednesday press conference led by Gov. Greg Abbott to address Tuesday's deadly school shooting in Uvalde, Texas, former El Paso congressman Beto O'Rourke gave impassioned responses to reporters in the street asking Texans to demand change from their leaders. "We can do...