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Musician Ted Nugent speaks to Republican John Raese supporters during a rally for his U.S. Senate campaign on Oct. 30, 2010 in Charleston, W.Va. (credit: Randy Snyder/Getty Images)

Nugent Goes On Campaign Trail For Republican Texas Gubernatorial Hopeful

Republican Greg Abbott welcomed salty-tongued rocker Ted Nugent to his campaign for Texas governor on Tuesday but claimed ignorance about inflammatory remarks his polarizing surrogate has made on immigration and women.

02/18/2014

Wendy Davis announced her intentions to run for Texas governor at the W.G. Thomas Coliseum in Haltom City on Oct. 3, 2013. (credit: Stewart F. House/Getty Images)

Wendy Davis Admits She Could Have Supported 20-Week Abortion Ban Bill She Filibustered

Democratic candidate for Texas governor Wendy Davis admitted she could have supported the 20-week abortion ban law she filibustered last year if language in it was changed.

02/14/2014

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Wendy Davis Says She Supports Medical Marijuana

Democratic candidate for Texas governor Wendy Davis said Tuesday that she supports the use of medical marijuana and would consider decriminalizing possession of small amounts of the substance.

02/11/2014

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Wendy Davis Supports Open Carry Law

Democratic candidate for governor says she supports proposed law that would allow Texans to wear guns in public.

02/06/2014

Wendy Davis announced her intentions to run for Texas Governer at the W.G. Thomas Coliseum in Haltom City on Oct. 3, 2013. (credit: Stewart F. House/Getty Images)

Wendy Davis’ Story May Have Misstated Details

Democratic state Sen. Wendy Davis’ rise from a teenage single mother living in a trailer park to Harvard Law School is a centerpiece of her campaign for Texas governor, but some of the details of her personal story may be fuzzier than first thought.

01/20/2014

Texas State Sen. Wendy Davis (D) speaks at the podium as she announces her intentions to run for Texas Governor.  (credit: Stewart F. House/Getty Images)

Two-Woman Ticket In Texas Goes For History In 2014

Forget whether Hillary Clinton could win the White House in 2016. Women still have yet to run many statehouses, but in 2014 two Texas Democrats are going for a new kind of history: Winning as an all-female ticket for governor and lieutenant governor.

01/01/2014

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Court Reinstates Most Of Texas’ New Abortion Rules

A federal appeals court on Thursday ruled that most of Texas’ tough new abortion restrictions can take effect immediately — a decision that means as least 12 clinics won’t be able to perform the procedure starting as soon as Friday.

10/31/2013

File photo of Texas Gov. Rick Perry. (credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Perry Casts Ballot ‘As Advertised’ Under ID Law

Gov. Rick Perry said he cast a ballot without any problems Wednesday in the first Texas elections under a new voter ID law that’s affecting the two main candidates vying to replace him in 2014.

10/30/2013

A federal judge's ruling means Texas abortion clinics will remain open. (Erich Schlegel/Getty Images)

Texas Abortion Clinics Stay Open Following Ruling

The only abortion clinic in a 300-mile swath of West Texas can resume taking appointments after a federal judge struck down new restrictions that would have effectively shuttered it and at least a dozen other clinics across the state.

10/29/2013

Wendy Davis announced her intentions to run for Texas Governer at the W.G. Thomas Coliseum in Haltom City on Oct. 3, 2013. (credit: Stewart F. House/Getty Images)

83-Year-Old Man Says He Was Scammed Out Of $500 From ‘Social Advocacy’ Group That Supports Wendy Davis

When the recorded phone message asked Gene Malish if he supported Democratic gubernatorial candidate Wendy Davis last week, he pushed the button indicating yes, and he kept pushing buttons until he’d given $500.

10/18/2013

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