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Beto O’Rourke Postpones Texas Campaign Events After Illness

Beto O'Rourke

Beto O'Rourke

Photographer: Jordan Vonderhaar/Bloomberg

Texas gubernatorial candidate Beto O’Rourke postponed some campaign events after he was diagnosed with a unspecified bacterial infection. 

O’Rourke was taken to Methodist Hospital in San Antonio after feeling ill on Friday and received care, including intravenous antibiotics, according to a statement released Sunday. While his symptoms have improved, he will postpone events and rest at home, the statement added.