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Wendy Davis Attacks Greg Abbott’s Pre-K Education Plan

It’s an education plan being proposed for 4-year-olds and one candidate for Texas governor says it doesn’t pass the test.

CBS 11–04/15/2014

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Texas AG Greg Abbott Faces Death Penalty Choice

The death penalty is like gun rights in Texas politics: Candidates don’t dare get in the way of either.

04/15/2014

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Wendy Davis To Undergo Surgery Wednesday

State senator and candidate for governor Wendy Davis will undergo routine neck surgery tomorrow, according to a statement released by her campaign office.

CBS 11–04/15/2014

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Senators Vying For Higher Posts Spar In Hearing

A Senate panel’s discussion about how best to overhaul the curriculum and testing procedures for high schools felt like a political debate.

04/14/2014

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Man Sentenced For Fire Bombing State Sen. Wendy Davis’ Office

FORT WORTH (CBSDFW.COM) – A 42-year-old homeless man has pleaded guilty arson charged for throwing Molotov cocktails at the door of State Senator Wendy Davis’ office two years ago. Cedric Carmond Steele entered the guilty […]

04/14/2014

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Gubernatorial Candidate Wendy Davis Calls For Pre-K For All

Democratic gubernatorial candidate Wendy Davis called Saturday for offering pre-kindergarten programs for all Texas youngsters despite the steep price tag — saying anything less would doom many students to failure later in school.

04/12/2014

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President Obama Meets With Wendy Davis In Austin

President Barack Obama has met with Texas state Senator Wendy Davis, the Democratic nominee for governor. The White House says Obama visited briefly with Davis on Thursday at the LBJ Presidential Library.

04/10/2014

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National & State Leaders React To Deadly Fort Hood Shooting

A shooting at the Army post in Fort Hood has left at least four people dead and 14 others injured. Fort Hood remained on lockdown Wednesday evening. National, state and local leaders are all reacting to the events in Killeen.

CBSDFW.COM–04/02/2014

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Abbott Shifts To Schools In Governor’s Race

Republican Greg Abbott is ready to shift the Texas governor’s race back to education, but not over spending cuts. He is expected to reveal his education plan on Monday.

03/31/2014

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Davis Blasts Abbott Over Equal Pay

Wendy Davis blasted her rival in the Texas governor’s race for saying that he would veto a law that would make it easier for victims of pay discrimination to sue their employers.

03/24/2014

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Planned Parenthood Eyes Texas Political Race

The advocacy arm of Planned Parenthood launched a new political action fund Thursday to influence this year’s election in Texas, hoping to build on its success shaping the Virginia governor’s race.

03/20/2014

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Abbott Opposes Easier Equal Pay Lawsuits

Republican gubernatorial candidate Greg Abbott says he would not sign a bill to make it easier for women to bring pay discrimination suits, hoping to get past an issue that has dogged his campaign for weeks.

03/19/2014

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