Wendy Davis's file:
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Democrat from Texas

Wendy Davis, a Fort Worth attorney, was initially elected to the Texas Senate in 2008.

Recent statements involving Wendy Davis

"Greg Abbott said it would be a ‘waste’ to expand pre-k to all Texas children."

Women "are still paid 82 cents for every dollar a man earns in Texas."

"I never gave up custody of my children. I never lost custody of my children."  

Payday lenders profit "from the poor by charging 1,000-plus" percent "interest."

Greg Abbott defended more than $5 billion in public school funding cuts in fighting hundreds of school districts in court.

Recent stories featuring Wendy Davis

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.

Cornyn cages Stockman, Democrats may need runoff to settle Senate nominee:

Primary election returns aren't final, but John Cornyn crushed his proclaimed tea-party challenger while Democrats might face a May runoff to settle on Cornyn's November foe.

We've piled up our latest fact checks of Cornyn and outright winners Greg Abbott and Wendy Davis. For the latest results, go to www.statesman.com.

Greg Abbott (again) doubts Wendy Davis on gun rights:

Greg Abbott, running for governor, told CNN this week that campaigning with provocative rocker Ted Nugent "was a way to expose Wendy Davis for her flip-flopping on gun-related issues."

In November, before Davis announced her support for allowing licensed Texans to openly carry pistols on their hips, we took an in-depth look at her positions and votes on gun issues going back to her days on the Fort Worth City Council. Read on for more.

In context: Greg Abbott on third-world corruption near the Texas-Mexico border:

Greg Abbott has been accused of labeling the Texs-Mexico border region "third world." What exactly did he say?

Listen: Austin's KUT explores Wendy Davis claim:

Austin's KUT, 90.5 FM, asked us to unpack our check of a Wendy Davis claim. Listen by clicking on the orange button to the right.

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