That $38.1 million fundraising bounty - raised from July 1 to September 30 - is more than Democratic presidential candidates Clinton and Bernie Sanders raised in the third quarter of 2015, when the Democratic presidential primary was raging. Cruz raised $4.6 million in the same period, reporting more than $10 million cash on hand.
No Democrat has won statewide office in Texas since 1994, and a Quinnipiac University poll released this week found Cruz leading O'Rourke by 9 points, 54% to 45%. It was more than three times the amount raised by Cruz and set a new quarterly fundraising record in a Senate race.
"$38.1 million - that is quite the haul".
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During the summer, the earthquakes had done more than 550 deaths on the indonesian island of Lombok. More than 80,000 people are living in temporary shelters or otherwise displaced, he said.
Democrat Beto O'Rourke raised a record-breaking $38.1 million in the past three months, more than tripling the haul of his Republican opponent, Sen.
"People over special interests, people over PACs, people over super PACs, people over corporations, people ensuring that we do the right thing for Texas, for this country at this critical moment".
However, while Mr. O'Rourke's campaign trumpets the fact it doesn't take PAC money, its war chest is flush with money from various groups that have an agenda, according to the Center for Responsive Politics database.
The candidates have until Monday to report their full third-quarter finances to the Federal Election Commission.
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The closure of the factory park had deprived Kaesong residents of what had been a steady supply of water and electricity. Still, the lifting of the 2010 sanctions could offer at least some tangible benefits to the North.
Similarly, Quinnipiac University showed Cruz ahead by 9 points in a poll of 730 likely voters between October 3-9.
The O'Rourke-Cruz race now stands as the second most expensive Senate contest, with each candidate raising more than $23 million through the second quarter. In one of the most expensive and closely fought races this election cycle, Democrat Jon Ossoff lost in a special election for a House seat in Georgia a year ago to Republican Karen Handel despite a $20 million fundraising advantage.
The new survey published by the New York Times Thursday night has O'Rourke down a surprising 8-points against the incumbent GOP Senator; raising serious questions over the Democratic Party's dream of turning Texas blue. And that usually makes the difference in a midterm election. Money bought ads and organization and the more you had the better your chances.
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The highest peak in the range is the Dhaulagiri I, the seventh highest mountain in the world at 26,795 feet above sea level. It was unlikely the weather would clear on Saturday and the base camp is at least one-day trek from the nearest village.