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Julián Castro is finally running but fighting to get noticed

27 days ago   |   By My Sanantonio

SAN ANTONIO - Julián Castro's run for president followed a fast rise in the Democratic Party: a big-city Latino mayor of San Antonio at age 34, an Obama Cabinet member and a contender for Hillary Clinton's running mate in 2016.
But signs of an upward trajectory have been hard to spot in his presidential campaign, which on Wednesday returns to Texas - where even on his own turf, Castro's challenges have been laid bare.
He's been overshadowed by former congressman Beto O'Rourke, who remains a sensation in Texas after his narrow U.S. Senate loss to Republican Ted Cruz. He's drawn smaller...
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Julian Castro is finally running but fighting to get noticed

27 days ago   |   By National Post

SAN ANTONIO - Julian Castro's run for president followed a fast rise in the Democratic Party: a big-city Latino mayor of San Antonio at age 34, an Obama Cabinet member and a contender for Hillary Clinton's running mate in 2016.
But signs of an upward trajectory have been hard to spot in his presidential campaign, which on Wednesday returns to Texas - where even on his own turf, Castro's challenges have been laid bare.
He's been overshadowed by former congressman Beto O'Rourke, who remains a sensation in Texas after his narrow U.S. Senate loss to Republican Ted Cruz. He's drawn smaller...
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