Cruz Declined CNN Town Hall; O'Rourke's Set for Oct. 18 in McAllen

Cruz and O'Rourke debated in Dallas on Sept. 21, and they'll debate again in San Antonio on Oct. 16

CNN will host a live hourlong town hall session with Rep. Beto O'Rourke (D-El Paso) next week.

Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) declined the network's offer to do his own town hall.

Dana Bash, chief political correspondent for CNN, will host the Texas Senate Town Hall on Oct. 18 at 9 p.m. from McAllen Performing Arts Center in the Rio Grande Valley.

According to CNN, Cruz "declined CNN's invitation to participate in the town hall."

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