Davis assertive, Abbott plays it safe in first debate

Texas Governor Debate

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No real fireworks enliven a mostly dry gubernatorial debate in the Rio Grande Valley between Democrat Davis and Republican Abbott.

2014 elections: ‘That’s our Wendy’

Wendy Davis’ hometown supporters cheer on their choice for Texas governor during the first debate Friday evening.

Choice of debate site shows Hispanics’ importance in Texas elections

Hispanic potential voters in every region of the state are being hotly pursued by both Republicans and Democrats.

Fort Worth lawmaker loses bid to stop historical racing

A second lawsuit challenging the gambling machines has been filed in Austin.

Accusations fly in the race for Texas governor

Greg Abbott and Wendy Davis each claim their opponent is trying to draw attention away from improper political moves.