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2014 Election

February 17, 2014

Greg Abbott is Campaigning With a Sexual Predator

Greg Abbott is campaigning with a sexual predator. Seriously. This week Abbott will hit the campaign trail with unapologetic sexual predator Ted Nugent. This comes just weeks after Abbott touted policies aimed at targeting sexual predators. The clip below...
January 28, 2014

An Open Letter from Wendy Davis's Daughters

We shared with you some of the worst things conservatives have said about Wendy Davis . We thought you might also enjoy reading some of the best things anyone has said about her, too. Below are open letters from Wendy's daughters, Dru and Amber, about...
January 15, 2014

Momentum: Today Show Profiles Wendy Davis Life Story

Senator Wendy Davis' momentum continued this morning with an incredible feature on the Today show. Senator Davis shared her life story, revisited the trailer park where she lived early in her life and talked about the opportunities she wants to guarantee...
January 6, 2014

Abbott Defends Predatory Lenders, Not School Kids

In January 2006, Attorney General Greg Abbott issued a legal opinion detailing how payday lenders could get around state law restricting predatory lending practices in Texas. The alternative his office created helped an industry that has since donated $...
December 6, 2013

Republicans Learn to Talk to Women, People

In case you missed it, yesterday Politico's Mike Allen broke the story that the Republican National Committee, in an effort to not repeat the failures of the 2012 election cycle, was holding trainings for Republican Congressmen about what to say, and what...
October 3, 2013

Greg Abbott's Race to the Bottom

Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott and Governor RIck Perry have done all they can to screw up Texas. Here's a look at five key ways Texas continues to suffer with these two in office. Sources: Per Pupil Spending 2003 II 2013 High School Graduation Rate...
September 3, 2013

Strong Grassroots Fundraising for Wendy Davis

A new report released by Texans for Public Justice shows that Wendy Davis has raised $1.3 million since May 22nd - almost 50% from donations of $100 or less. Here is the report: Capitalizing on national publicity surrounding her abortion - bill filibuster...
July 17, 2013

Greg Abbott's (Not So) Greatest Hits

He is against a woman's right to choose, against marriage equality, and against the Affordable Care Act. It seems the only thing he is in favor of are voter ID laws that limit the right to vote. Learn more about Greg Abbott's (not so) greatest hits...
April 30, 2013

Lone Star Project: Your Tax Dollars at Waste

This morning the Lone Star Project released a shocking report that shows Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott has spent well over $1.5 million on out-of-state legal counsel in an effort to force use of discriminatory redistricting maps. Here is the report:...
April 16, 2013

The Democrats are coming!

Attorney General Greg Abbott is preparing for an "assault" on Texas that he claims is even more dangerous than North Korea. Battlegound Texas . "One thing that requires ongoing vigilance is the reality that the state of Texas is coming under a new 
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March 7, 2013

Forever Governor

Governor Rick Perry's still got game. A poll released by the University of Texas and Texas Tribune shows that Texans support Perry over Attorney General Greg Abbott for governor in 2014. Perry has said that he has a deal with Abbott: the attorney general...