All statements involving Wendy Davis
Says Greg Abbott "has lost" in court "four times in just the past few days."
"Wendy Davis’ legal work is currently under FBI investigation."
Wendy Davis "was just doing a fund-raiser in Chicago with the international socialists organization."
Wendy Davis raised money for a U.S. House Democrat who is a member of a Democratic socialists group.
"Wendy Davis has already taken more $ from teacher unions than the past 3 Democrat gubernatorial candidates combined."
"Under Greg Abbott, Texas four-year-olds would be forced to undergo standardized tests."
"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.
Wendy Davis is "fighting to bring ... Bloomberg-style gun control to Texas."
Wendy Davis is "threatening to raise taxes up to $35 billion."
"Wendy Davis opposes any limits on abortion."
Says that each year, about 25,000 American women become pregnant through rape or incest.
"Texas women make an average of $8,355 less per year than men doing the very same job."
Says Wendy Davis, "born into difficult circumstances," was the daughter of a single mother and a teenage mother herself.
Says 92 percent of Texas counties had no abortion provider in 2008.
Says Texas ranks 49th nationally in "what we are doing to support our per-pupil investment in education in the state."
Says Texas is "dead last in support for mental health."
How to contact us:
We want to hear your suggestions and comments. For tips or comments on our campaign promise database, please e-mail the Obameter. If you are commenting on a specific promise, please include the promise number. For comments about our Truth-O-Meter or Flip-O-Meter items, please e-mail the Truth-O-Meter. We’re especially interested in seeing any chain e-mails you receive that you would like us to check out. If you send us a comment, we'll assume you don't mind us publishing it unless you tell us otherwise.
Browse the The Truth-O-MeterTM:
Browse The Obameter:
Keep up to date with Politifact National: