Beto Versus The Barrio, Or crony urban renewal for fun and profit

 

Presidential candidate Beto (Robert) O’Rourke once supported leveling a neighborhood that was in the way of a project championed by his father-in-law.

(From American Prospect)

“O’Rourke is a big piece of this machine,” Romo says, referring to the machine that runs El Paso, and a “masterful politician… It’s all fluff, it’s all style, it’s all looks.”