When Beto left Texas, he lost his way.
Beto vs. Julian, Castro tries to shank Biden, why the debate format sucks, and (bonus!) a snoozy Latinos for Trump rally.
He's unlikely to win the presidential nomination, but after years of false starts he is becoming a leader in the Democratic party.
O'Rourke and Castro's polling in Texas is virtually unchanged from a month ago. That’s good news for only one of them.
His fundraising is bad, his poll numbers are worse, and some Texans still think he should run for Senate.
The debate had the feel, at times, of an episode of Survivor—the little guys teaming up to clear their ranks before the real fight begins.