Statements from the Texas: 2012 Texas Senate's race

"Texas’ population is projected to double in the next 50 years or so, but our basic amount of water will remain about where it is now."

Says Donna Campbell is pushing a 35 percent sales tax extending to medicine, groceries and real estate.

Says Jeff Wentworth, bending the rules, "has used $211,743.96 in campaign contributions to lease luxury cars."

Says he "restored prayer and the pledge in our schools."

Says she balanced a $10 billion budget shortfall without raising taxes.

Says Jeff Wentworth was the only Republican to vote against the Texas measure requiring women to have a sonogram before receiving an abortion.

On resigning from the Texas Railroad Commission.

Says Barack Obama "began his presidency going on a worldwide apology tour."

Says Texas Senate hopeful Donna Campbell doesn’t live in the district she’s hoping to win in 2012.

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