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O’Rourke trails Cruz in latest poll, 45% to 51%. Why there’s still hope for Beto.

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Beto O’Rourke trails Ted Cruz in the latest Texas U.S. Senate race poll, 45% to 51%. But Washington Post columnist Jennifer Rubin tells Joy Reid that if Democratic candidates in Red states such as O’Rourke, ‘can speak aspirationally from their hearts… people will respond regardless of ideology.’