• Matt Esnayra

Julian Castro Drops Out of the Democratic Presidential Race

The Former Obama Housing Secretary and Mayor of San Antonio, and the only Latino in the race for the Democratic presidential nomination has drooped out, per The New York Times.

What Happened:

Secretary Castro's campaign constantly struggled, in the polls and had problems with raising money in the last few months, in one of the most competitive presidential elections since 2008.

  • Castro didn't even qualify for the last Democratic Presidential debate in Los Angeles.

  • Castro was an influencer on issues regarding immigration, police brutality and border control but was unsuccessful in gaining momentum with voters.

Castro's Statement Via Twitter:

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