"Our men and women of the Guard have been forced to contact food banks to feed themselves."
Late retreat, actually
"As chair of the Senate Education Committee, I led the charge to restore most of the education cuts from last session."
Five straight months
More people are apprehended after illegally crossing the U.S.-Mexico border a week "than are born in Texas each week."
UPDATED: Patrick presumes no students leave for private schools or places outside Texas
"We have a 40 to 50 percent dropout rate in our inner-city schools."
Dan Patrick was the only state senator "who voted against the Veteran Entrepreneurship Program, a program that assists veterans in successfully starting up their own businesses."
'Deport' isn't there
"The platform of the Republican Party says deport everybody and to hell with it."
'Stop the illlegal invasion!'
Says Dan Patrick has "called immigration into Texas an invasion" and "said immigrants coming into Texas bring ‘third-world diseases.’"
UPDATED: China a distant No. 2
Our "trade with Mexico is $720 million a day; that’s our No. 1 trading partner."
Expanded doesn't mean status quo
Under David Dewhurst’s leadership, the Texas "Senate passed an expansion of in-state tuition and free health care to illegal immigrants."
UPDATED: Fold spindle distort
Wendy Davis "was just doing a fund-raiser in Chicago with the international socialists organization."
Full ad not rated
"PolitiFact Texas gave" a David Dewhurst TV ad "a ‘Pants-on-Fire’ rating as an outrageous lie."
No proof of pocketed payroll taxes
Dan Patrick "got caught not paying his taxes" and "pocketed his employees’ payroll taxes."
There's a house for sale
"David Dewhurst currently owes more than $1 million to vendors for services provided to his 2012 U.S. Senate campaign."
Dan Patrick "changed his name from Danny Goeb to hide from" his "debts."
Not themes of his 2014 campaign
Dan Patrick "called for increasing the gas tax and the state sales tax."
Vouchers as alternative to federal bailout of auto makers
Says Dan Patrick "supported giving a $5,000 taxpayer-funded voucher to every family to buy a car."
UPDATED “Unequivocally” flopped
On repealing the 17th Amendment
UPDATED: Flopperooni, Kemosabe
Agency’s grants small part of existing program
"Savings that I achieved" helped fund cameras on the border. "As a result, more than 21,500 arrests have been made and 46 tons of narcotics confiscated."
Security stepped up around Capitol
David Dewhurst is "the first lieutenant governor in history to have a personal security detail."
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