(22 Oct 2018) With Mike Pence and Donald Trump Jr. already visiting Texas and the president himself coming Monday, Ted Cruz is convening a veritable parade of Republican power brokers to ensure Democrat Beto O’Rourke doesn’t upset him.
People started waiting in line to see President Donald Trump and Sen. Ted Cruz’s rally in Houston on Sunday morning.
Lisa Brewer of Splendora, Texas counted herself first in line.
By Monday morning, the queue behind snaked around the Toyota Center in downtown, with a crowd numbering the hundreds.
The Trump presidential campaign, which is putting on the rally, claims it had 100,000 requests for tickets to Monday night’s event, the Toyota Center has a capacity of about 18,000.
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