Lupe Valdez's file


Democrat from Texas

Lupe Valdez, a Democrat elected four times as Dallas County sheriff, declared her candidacy for governor in December 2017. She won the party’s nomination in May 2018.

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Recent stories featuring Lupe Valdez

Greg Abbott ad about 'too liberal' Lupe Valdez looks mostly factual

We look at the factual claims in a May 10, 2018, Greg Abbott video ad critical of Democrat Lupe Valdez.

A fact-check guide to Texas' Tuesday primaries

Here's what PolitiFact Texas learned while researching fact-checks in the weeks preceding the March 2018 Texas party primaries.

UPDATED: Lupe Valdez, a Democratic candidate for governor, often notes migrant worker roots

Lupe Valdez has long recapped her parents' migrant worker roots.