• Democratic presidential candidate Beto O'Rourke proposed a 'war tax' to cover the costs of caring for those who serve in future wars by taxing those who don't. (AP Photo/Meg Kinnard)
    O’Rourke proposes new ‘war tax’ to fund veteran health care

    The former Texas congressman, now seeking the Democratic presidential nomination, unveiled his proposal Monday before attending a veterans’ roundtable in Tampa, Florida, ahead of the first Democratic presidential debate in Miami on Wednesday.