On Monday night President Trump spoke to around 10,000 supporters in El Paso, Texas.
President Trump told the arena audience that 69,000 people signed up for the rally. The arena was packed to capacity.
Beto “Bobby” O’Rourke held a counter protest Monday in El Paso not far from the Trump rally.
.@BetoORourke leading a march of several thousand people along a hwy by the US / Mexico border in El Paso. Theyre protesting @realDonaldTrump plan to extend a border wall, and marching to the president’s rally about a mile away. pic.twitter.com/hp1nTr5mEF
— Jason Whitely (@JasonWhitely) February 12, 2019
During Beto’s rally his supporters waved Mexican flags and beat a Trump piñata in the head.
— Phil Prazan (@PhilPrazan) February 12, 2019