Sam Houston's file:

Sam Houston, a Democrat and longtime Houston lawyer who's now co-managing partner at Shepherd, Scott, Clawater and Houston, is campaigning to become Texas' attorney general in 2014. He claims no relation to the similarly named Texas historical figure. He ran for a seat on the state Supreme Court in 2008.

Recent statements involving Sam Houston

Says he would have "almost twice the actual experience practicing law" Greg Abbott did on becoming attorney general of Texas.

Recent stories featuring Sam Houston

Dewhurst, Cornyn among most-fact-checked Texans still in running for statewide office:

We’ve checked more than 100 claims by the 20-plus Texans still in the running for statewide office with David Dewhurst proving--by far--the figure most familiar with the Texas Truth-O-Meter.

Sam Houston says he's practiced law far longer than Greg Abbott did before becoming attorney general:

Attorney general aspirant Sam Houston says he’d have far more experience practicing law on taking office than incumbent Greg Abbott had when he took the job.

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