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The time hasn't come for Beto and Mayor Pete

Beto O'Rourke and Mayor Pete Buttigieg have thrilled the media, but it is appropriate now to cool things a bit, and keep it casual. The US isn't ready for either of them

Beto O' Rourke (left) and Pete Buttigieg (right) have charmed the media with their youth, new ideas and personal accomplishments, but aren't likely to be able to carry the constituencies needed for them to occupy the White House.

FOR several weeks since March 13 when he officially announced that he would be seeking the Democratic nomination for President of the United States in 2020, Representative Robert Francis (also known as Beto) O'Rourke of Texas has become the matinee idol of the American media.

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