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Greg Abbott Defeats Davis, Elected Texas Governor

Republican Greg Abbott has been elected Texas governor in a decisive victory over Democrat Wendy Davis

11/04/2014

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Texas Asks Supreme Court To Preserve Voter ID Law

Attorney General Greg Abbott is urging the U.S. Supreme Court to keep the state’s voter ID law in place with early voting starting next week.

10/16/2014

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Wendy Davis Defends Wheelchair Ad

Texas Democrat Wendy Davis is defending her governor’s campaign television ad that prominently notes opponent Greg Abbott’s use of a wheelchair.

10/13/2014

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Court Refuses To Reconsider Texas Abortion Ruling

A federal appeals court dealt Texas abortion providers another blow Thursday when it refused to reconsider its previous ruling that upheld one part of tough restrictions that altogether have closed most abortion facilities.

10/09/2014

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Wendy Davis Accuses AG Greg Abbott Of Incentive Fund ‘Cover Up’

Democrat Wendy Davis is accusing Republican Attorney General Greg Abbott of a ‘cover up’ involving economic incentive dollars on the eve of their final debate in the Texas governor’s race.

09/29/2014

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Wendy Davis Attacks Greg Abbott In First Debate

It was the hottest ticket in town. Hundreds of people came to watch Democrat Wendy Davis take-on Republican Greg Abbott in their first debate for Governor. Davis attacked Abbott early and often.

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Abbott Supports Prosecutors’ Unit Vetoed By Perry

Attorney General Greg Abbott on Tuesday said he supports keeping the state-funded unit of prosecutors investigating public corruption that Gov. Rick Perry vetoed, a move that later led to a felony indictment.

09/02/2014

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Judge Declares Public School Financing System Unconstitutional

It’s the ruling heard across the state that will affect millions of school children.

08/28/2014

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Wendy Davis Escalates Push For Female Votes

The state senator, whose push to win the support of Texas women has long been symbolized by her bright coral sneakers, struck a far different tone in her first statewide TV ad.

08/28/2014

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AG: $3.9M Spent Defending GOP-Drawn Election Maps

The legal fight spearheaded by Attorney General Greg Abbott to defend redistricting maps in federal court has cost Texas $3.9 million so far, with more to come.

08/11/2014

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Texas AG Abbott: Gay-Marriage Ban In State’s Interest

Attorney General Greg Abbott’s office is arguing that the U.S. Constitution allows Texas to ban same-sex marriage to promote the birth of children in “stable, lasting relationships.”

07/29/2014

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Abbott: Texans Can Ask ‘Any Plant’ About Chemicals

Anyone can ask companies what they’re storing and get answers within 10 days.

07/02/2014

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