O’Rourke hopes to upset Texas Gov. Abbott’s bid for 3rd term


              A man walks past a television screen as election results are shown at an election party for Texas Gov. Greg Abbott Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2022, in McAllen, Texas. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
            
              Supporters gather at an election night party for Beto O'Rourke, Texas Democratic gubernatorial candidate, at his Election Night event, Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2022, in El Paso, Texas. (AP Photo/LM Otero)
            
              Texas Gov. Greg Abbott arrives to speaks during an election night party Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2022, in McAllen, Texas, with his wife Cecilia Abbott and daughter Audrey. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
            
              Texas Gov. Greg Abbott speaks during an election night party Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2022, in McAllen, Texas. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
            
              Texas Gov. Greg Abbott speaks during an election night campaign event Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2022, in McAllen, Texas. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
            
              Texas Gov. Greg Abbott shakes hands with a child during an election night campaign event Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2022, in McAllen, Texas, with his daughter Audrey at right. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
            
              Texas Gov. Greg Abbott speaks during an election night party Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2022, in McAllen, Texas, accompanied by his wife Cecilia Abbott and daughter Audrey. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
            
              Beto O'Rourke, Texas Democratic gubernatorial candidate, arrives to address supporters at his Election Night event Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2022, in El Paso, Texas. (AP Photo/LM Otero)
            
              Texas Gov. Greg Abbott speaks during an election night party Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2022, in McAllen, Texas. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
            
              Beto O'Rourke, Texas Democratic gubernatorial candidate, with his wife Amy Hoover Sanders, addresses supporters at his Election Night event Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2022, in El Paso, Texas. (AP Photo/LM Otero)
            
              Beto O'Rourke, Texas Democratic gubernatorial candidate, addresses supporters at his Election Night event Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2022, in El Paso, Texas. (AP Photo/LM Otero)
            
              Beto O'Rourke, Texas Democratic gubernatorial candidate, arrives to address supporters at his Election Night event Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2022, in El Paso, Texas. (AP Photo/LM Otero)
            
              Texas Gov. Greg Abbott speaks during an election night campaign event Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2022, in McAllen, Texas. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
            
              Texas Gov. Greg Abbott arrives to speaks during an election night campaign event Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2022, in McAllen, Texas, with his wife Cecilia Abbott and daughter Audrey. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
            
              Texas Gov. Greg Abbott shakes hands with a supporter as he arrives to speak during an election night campaign event Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2022, in McAllen, Texas. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
            
              Beto O'Rourke, Texas Democratic gubernatorial candidate, addresses supporters at a campaign stop in Dallas, Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2022. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)
            
              Beto O'Rourke, Texas Democratic gubernatorial candidate, addresses supporters at a campaign stop in Dallas, Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2022. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)
            
              Supporters for Beto O'Rourke, Texas Democratic gubernatorial candidate, hold up signs during a campaign stop in Dallas, Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2022. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)
            
              Bonnie Murray, a Beto O'Rourke supporter, holds a sign supporting the Texas Gubernatorial candidate for governor as he speaks to a crowd at rear during a campaign stop in Dallas, Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2022. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)
            
              Beto O'Rourke, center left, Texas Democratic gubernatorial candidate, talks with supporters during a campaign stop in Dallas, Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2022. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)
            
              Beto O'Rourke, left, Texas Democratic gubernatorial candidate, is surrounded by supporters as he arrives at campaign stop in Dallas, Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2022. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)
            
              Beto O'Rourke, center, Texas Democratic gubernatorial candidate, addresses supporters at a campaign stop in Dallas, Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2022. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)
            
              Beto O'Rourke, center left, Texas Democratic gubernatorial candidate, addresses supporters at a campaign stop in Dallas, Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2022. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)
            
              Beto O'Rourke, left, Texas Democratic gubernatorial candidate, is surrounded by supporters as he arrives at campaign stop in Dallas, on Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2022. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)
            
              Texas state Senate candidate for District 31 Kevin Sparks speaks at a rally for Gov. Greg Abbott, Friday, Nov. 4, 2022, at Michael's Charcoal Grill in Midland, Texas. (Michael Bauer/Odessa American via AP)
            
              Texas House of Representative member from the 82nd District Tom Craddick speaks at a rally for Governor Greg Abbott, Friday, Nov. 4, 2022 at Michael's Charcoal Grill in Midland, Texas. (Michael Bauer/Odessa American via AP)
            
              Texas House of Representative member from the 82nd District Tom Craddick, left, welcomes Texas Governor Greg Abbott, right, at a rally Friday, Nov. 4, 2022 at Michael's Charcoal Grill in Midland, Texas. (Michael Bauer/Odessa American via AP)
            
              A member of the crowd films Texas Governor Greg Abbott at a rally Friday, Nov. 4, 2022 at Michael's Charcoal Grill in Midland, Texas. (Michael Bauer/Odessa American via AP)
            
              Texas Governor Greg Abbott speaks at a rally Friday, Nov. 4, 2022 at Michael's Charcoal Grill in Midland, Texas. (Michael Bauer/Odessa American via AP)
            
              Texas Governor Greg Abbott speaks at a rally Friday, Nov. 4, 2022 at Michael's Charcoal Grill in Midland, Texas. (Michael Bauer/Odessa American via AP)
            
              Texas Governor Greg Abbott speaks at a rally Friday, Nov. 4, 2022 at Michael's Charcoal Grill in Midland, Texas. (Michael Bauer/Odessa American via AP)
            
              Beto O'Rourke, Texas Democratic gubernatorial candidate, addresses supporters at a campaign stop in Dallas, Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2022. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)
            
              Beto O'Rourke, Texas Democratic gubernatorial candidate, addresses supporters at a campaign stop in Dallas, Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2022. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)
            
              Beto O'Rourke, Texas Democratic gubernatorial candidate, addresses supporters at a campaign stop in Dallas, Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2022. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)
            
              Supporters for Beto O'Rourke, Texas Democratic gubernatorial candidate, hold up signs during a campaign stop in Dallas, Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2022. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)
            
              Bonnie Murray, a Beto O'Rourke supporter, holds a sign supporting the Texas Gubernatorial candidate for governor as he speaks to a crowd at rear during a campaign stop in Dallas, Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2022. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)
            
              Beto O'Rourke, center left, Texas Democratic gubernatorial candidate, talks with supporters during a campaign stop in Dallas, Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2022. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)
            
              Beto O'Rourke, left, Texas Democratic gubernatorial candidate, is surrounded by supporters as he arrives at campaign stop in Dallas, Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2022. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)
            
              Beto O'Rourke, center, Texas Democratic gubernatorial candidate, addresses supporters at a campaign stop in Dallas, Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2022. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)
            
              Beto O'Rourke, center left, Texas Democratic gubernatorial candidate, addresses supporters at a campaign stop in Dallas, Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2022. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)
            
              Beto O'Rourke, left, Texas Democratic gubernatorial candidate, is surrounded by supporters as he arrives at campaign stop in Dallas, on Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2022. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)
            
              Texas state Senate candidate for District 31 Kevin Sparks speaks at a rally for Gov. Greg Abbott, Friday, Nov. 4, 2022, at Michael's Charcoal Grill in Midland, Texas. (Michael Bauer/Odessa American via AP)
            
              Texas House of Representative member from the 82nd District Tom Craddick speaks at a rally for Governor Greg Abbott, Friday, Nov. 4, 2022 at Michael's Charcoal Grill in Midland, Texas. (Michael Bauer/Odessa American via AP)
            
              Texas House of Representative member from the 82nd District Tom Craddick, left, welcomes Texas Governor Greg Abbott, right, at a rally Friday, Nov. 4, 2022 at Michael's Charcoal Grill in Midland, Texas. (Michael Bauer/Odessa American via AP)
            
              A member of the crowd films Texas Governor Greg Abbott at a rally Friday, Nov. 4, 2022 at Michael's Charcoal Grill in Midland, Texas. (Michael Bauer/Odessa American via AP)
            
              Texas Governor Greg Abbott speaks at a rally Friday, Nov. 4, 2022 at Michael's Charcoal Grill in Midland, Texas. (Michael Bauer/Odessa American via AP)
            
              Texas Governor Greg Abbott speaks at a rally Friday, Nov. 4, 2022 at Michael's Charcoal Grill in Midland, Texas. (Michael Bauer/Odessa American via AP)
            
              Texas Governor Greg Abbott speaks at a rally Friday, Nov. 4, 2022 at Michael's Charcoal Grill in Midland, Texas. (Michael Bauer/Odessa American via AP)
            
              Beto O'Rourke, Texas Democratic gubernatorial candidate, addresses supporters at a campaign stop in Dallas, Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2022. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)
            
              Supporters for Beto O'Rourke, Texas Democratic gubernatorial candidate, hold up signs during a campaign stop in Dallas, Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2022. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)
            
              Beto O'Rourke, center left, Texas Democratic gubernatorial candidate, talks with supporters during a campaign stop in Dallas, Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2022. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)
            
              Beto O'Rourke, left, Texas Democratic gubernatorial candidate, is surrounded by supporters as he arrives at campaign stop in Dallas, Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2022. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)
            
              A Texas A&M students takes a selfie with Beto O'Rourke , Texas Democratic gubernatorial candidate, during a campaign stop at Texas A&M, Monday, Nov. 7, 2022, in College Station, Texas. (Logan Hannigan-Downs/College Station Eagle via AP)
            
              Beto O'Rourke, left, Texas Democratic gubernatorial candidate, is surrounded by supporters as he arrives at campaign stop in Dallas, on Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2022. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)
            
              Beto O'Rourke, center left, Texas Democratic gubernatorial candidate, addresses supporters at a campaign stop in Dallas, Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2022. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)
            
              Bonnie Murray, a Beto O'Rourke supporter, holds a sign supporting the Texas Gubernatorial candidate for governor as he speaks to a crowd at rear during a campaign stop in Dallas, Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2022. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)
            
              Beto O'Rourke, center, Texas Democratic gubernatorial candidate, addresses supporters at a campaign stop in Dallas, Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2022. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)
            
              FILE - Democratic gubernatorial candidate Beto O'Rourke waits to speak during a campaign stop in San Antonio, Nov. 16, 2021. (AP Photo/Eric Gay, File)
            
              FILE - Republican Texas Gov. Greg Abbott speaks before signing Senate Bill 1, also known as the election integrity bill, into law in Tyler, Texas, Sept. 7, 2021. (AP Photo/LM Otero, File)
O’Rourke hopes to upset Texas Gov. Abbott’s bid for 3rd term