Texas Governor

Greg Abbott-Wendy Davis

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

Wendy Davis heads to early voting location to cast her ballot for Texas Governor. (credit: Twitter/Wendy Davis)

Wendy Davis Votes Early, Rejects Talk Of Long Odds

Trailing in polls and money with just two weeks until Election Day, Democrat Wendy Davis on Monday cast her ballot on the first day of early voting and rejected talk that her bid for Texas governor is headed for defeat.

10/20/2014

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Wendy Davis TV Ad Touches On Greg Abbott’s Disability

A new television ad by Democrat Wendy Davis focuses attention in the Texas governor’s race on Republican Greg Abbott’s use of a wheelchair, accusing him of not siding with victims like himself.

10/10/2014

Greg Abbott-Wendy Davis

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.

CBS 11–09/19/2014

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Abbott Again Questions Davis Book Tour During Race

Democrat Wendy Davis is again disputing ethics allegations raised by Republican opponent Greg Abbott over her new memoir she is promoting in the middle of the Texas governor’s race.

09/11/2014

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Wendy Davis Book Tour Reveals More About Her Life Story

As she enters the final two months of the campaign, Democratic candidate for Governor Wendy Davis is once again revealing more about her life in her newly released memoir, “Forgetting To Be Afraid.”

CBS 11–09/08/2014

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Abbott Backs Out Of Televised Debate With Davis

Republican Greg Abbott has backed out of a statewide televised debate in the Texas governor’s race with Democrat Wendy Davis.

08/29/2014

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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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Governor Perry Indictment Drowning Out Race To Replace Him

The indictment, booking and mugshot of Texas governor Rick Perry has taken on a life of its own, being placed onto t-shirts referencing his legal battle, and his likely second run for the White House in 2016.

CBS 11–08/25/2014

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Perry: Israel Has Absolute Right; Responsibility To Defend Its People

Governor Rick Perry of Texas released a statement Friday supporting Israel in its ongoing conflict with Hamas.

07/11/2014

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Wendy Davis: Talk That She Can’t Win Race ‘Absurd’

Democrat Wendy Davis said Saturday it’s “absurd” to suggest her chances of becoming Texas governor are fading as some supporters grow restless.

06/28/2014

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Wendy Davis Calls For Re-Examining State’s $44 Billion In Tax Loopholes

When Democratic candidate for Texas Governor Wendy Davis outlined her economic plan in Fort Worth Tuesday there was no mistaking who she said she’s fighting for.

CBS 11–06/17/2014

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