Republican from Texas
Greg Abbott, a former member of the Texas Supreme Court, is serving his third term as the state's attorney general.
Recent statements involving Greg Abbott
Says Greg Abbott "converted over $1 million in federal grant money intended for use to prosecute online sexual predators and other cyber crimes and instead used it to harass and prosecute senior citizens who were assisting other senior citizens in applying for mail-in ballots."
Recent stories featuring Greg Abbott
We’ve identified two Texas leaders--Cornyn and Davis. But we're not forecasting election results.
Our checks of claims tied to the Obamacare law and the Texas voter ID mandate were reader favorites in November. Gubernatorial hopefuls Greg Abbott and Wendy Davis drew attention, too, while Ted Cruz’s Truth-O-Meter report card remained of interest.
A Greg Abbott claim about the voter ID law causing "no problems whatsoever" reminded us that absolute statements often stir the Truth-O-Meter.
A Democratic group's claim about the Texas voter ID law proved combustible. We've also checked other voting claims.
We saw flaws in two recent claims critical of Davis--one about abortion, the other about taxes.
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