UPDATED: Hear ye, Austin history
Austin mayoral candidate Steve Adler opposed an injunction to stop a "company from dumping petrochemicals directly into the Barton Springs aquifer."
UPDATED: Tea party group not driving campaign
"The Austin Tea Party and an ultra-conservative millionaire are behind the" campaign against the city’s light-rail proposition.
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."
Leticia Van de Putte
Dan Patrick said that if women "get paid less than a man for the same job, that that’s not a problem."
UPDATED: Ted Nugent, behind the music
Greg Abbott "has campaigned with a sexual predator who has bragged about having sex with underage girls."
Shower of unsaid details
Greg Abbott was "charged with overseeing the state cancer research fund. But he let his wealthiest donors take tens of millions of taxpayer dollars without proper oversight. They showered Abbott with gifts and free vacations."
Very small businesses, generally
"The growth rate of women-owned businesses in Texas has nearly doubled that of the nation since President Obama has taken office."
Crime happens everywhere
Juan "Chuy" Hinojosa
"We have less crime in the (Rio Grande) Valley than we do in other major Texas cities."
UPDATED: Ukraine not among nations believed to have terrorist ties
Says three Ukrainians recently captured on a West Texas ranch are among "individuals from countries that have strong terrorist ties being apprehended" near the state’s border with Mexico.
Another place, another alleged crime
Says a 9-year-old girl was recently raped in Austin, Texas, by a guy previously "caught four times and released."
Temporary stays aren't amnesty
Says 95 percent of people caught crossing the U.S.-Mexico border said in a survey "we are coming because we’ve been promised amnesty."
UPDATED: Not just swooping out-of-staters
"One thousand people a day are moving to Texas, which means there will be 15 million more people over the next 25 years."
Crooks? They'd done their time
"Last year," Obama "administration officials released into our neighborhoods more than 36,000 criminal immigrants who had nearly 88,000 convictions. The crimes included hundreds of convictions for murder, rape and kidnapping and thousands of drug-related crimes."
UPDATED: Rare reviews, dire circumstances
Texas Right to Life
In Texas, "a faceless hospital panel can deny life-sustaining care, giving you only 10 days to find another facility for your mother, dad, or young child, even if the patient is conscious."
State and federal roles
Since 2000, Texas has reduced "harmful pollutants in the air like nitrogen oxide by 62.5 percent, and ozone by 23 percent--a reduction that is 12 percent greater than the national average."
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."
More costly and more service hours
Capital Metro originally said MetroRail's yearly operating costs would be "about $2.5 million. Last year ... it cost $13 million to operate."
3 deaths unintended
Says President Barack Obama was responsible for "the assassination of at least four American citizens" in drone strikes.
Full refusals, partial acceptances
Sarah Eckhardt "refused to take her own pay increases repeatedly."
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