AUSTIN, Texas — Here’s an unlikely can’t-miss cease for the 2020 Democratic subject: Texas.
Starting Saturday, the state will host a slate of Democratic presidential contenders on the trendy and techie South by Southwest Festival in Austin. Texas is an early foremost state, nonetheless the exact draw of SXSW for Democrats is face time with the social gathering’s ascendant youthful and liberal wing.
Former Texas congressman Beto O’Rourke is anticipated to attend the premiere of a documentary movie chronicling his longshot U.S. Senate promoting and advertising and marketing advertising and marketing marketing campaign that ended in a slender loss. O’Rourke hasn’t launched if he’s working for president.
Sen. Elizabeth Warren of Massachusetts and Sen. Amy Klobuchar of Minnesota are first up at SXSW on Saturday. Former San Antonio Mayor Julian Castro, Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper and Washington Gov. Jay Inslee will speak Sunday.