CORRECTED: Defending a Texas law
"Weeks after accepting a quarter-million-dollar campaign contribution" from a hospital board chairman, Greg Abbott went to court against victims of a drug-taking neurosurgeon.
We read the reports so you don't have to
My office sends federal "money back every year."
Duncan aide disputes Homeland Security
"At least 10 ISIS fighters have been caught coming across the Mexican border in Texas" and there are "dozens more that did not get caught by the Border Patrol."
Democrat hasn't advocated state dollars for Central America
Leticia Van de Putte "opposed putting National Guard troops on the border, would send millions to Central American governments instead and wrote the law giving in-state tuition to illegal immigrants."
"I’ve been involved in prosecuting a terrorist member of ISIS."
Dan Patrick said that if women "get paid less than a man for the same job, that that’s not a problem."
Leticia Van de Putte "voted to give illegal immigrants in this country free health care--not emergency health care but total free health care."
One of 21 places where the jobs are advertised
The state-hired company that evaluates state-mandated student exams "goes on Craigslist to get examiners to read our students’ essays."
UPDATED: Davis agreed to toughen limit
A 2011 measure passed into law with Wendy Davis’ support "removes from the attorney general the ability to settle lawsuits just like" the school funding case.
"Greg Abbott and his surrogates have referred to women who have been the victims of rape or incest as though somehow what they are confronting is a minor issue."
UPDATED: Ted Nugent, behind the music
Greg Abbott "has campaigned with a sexual predator who has bragged about having sex with underage girls."
Picture ID wouldn't stop alleged actions
"The FBI is involved in an investigation about people in the Rio Grande Valley who are using cocaine to buy votes."
Unknown if Abbott agrees
Greg Abbott "heads up a party whose platform calls for the repeal of the Voting Rights Act."
Agency's own website said otherwise
"To deprive" underprivileged children "of a meat-based protein during school lunch is most likely depriving them of their only source of protein for the day."
"Our men and women of the Guard have been forced to contact food banks to feed themselves."
Medians can muddle
"57% of the jobs created" in Austin "from 2009 to 2013 do not pay families a living wage."
Slow to act
Greg Abbott did "nothing" to pursue reports of the sexual abuse of boys at a West Texas state-run school.
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."
Subtract around $4,000
In Texas public schools, "we spend an average of $12,000 per pupil per year."
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