07/22/14 05:41 PM
HOUSTON (Legal Newsline) – Over the past few months, personal injury trial lawyers Steve and Amber Mostyn continued to pump hundreds of thousands of dollars into the campaign coffers of state Sen. Wendy Davis, the Democratic nominee for governor. Davis, who will face Attorney General Greg...
By Ashe Schow | 07/17/14 06:17 PM
A Wendy Davis staffer once pleaded guilty to posing as former Republican National Committee Chairman Michael Steele online in order to illegally obtain his credit report.
07/15/14 02:45 PM
AUSTIN, Texas (Legal Newsline) – Texas state Sen. Wendy Davis, the Democratic gubernatorial candidate for governor, has reportedly raised $27 million since launching her campaign. On Tuesday, the Davis campaign announced it raised $27 million from more than 140,000 contributors since July...
07/03/14 05:00 AM
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Attorney General Greg Abbott is conceding that learning where dangerous chemicals are stored in Texas can be a challenge. The Republican nominee for governor has faced scrutiny since a May ruling by his office that tightened public access to information about chemical...
By Ashe Schow | 07/02/14 11:57 AM
"The filibuster so fills my mind bubble," a Wendy Davis supporter responded when asked to name the top legislative achievement of the Democratic gubernatorial candidate.
By Ashe Schow | 06/30/14 05:09 PM
Wendy Davis, the Fort Worth lawyer and Texas state senator running for governor, tried to capitalize on the Supreme Court's decision in the Hobby Lobby case Monday, but she just couldn't get the message right.
06/30/14 03:06 PM
AUSTIN, Texas (Legal Newsline) – With the six-month campaign finance reporting deadline here, Texas’ gubernatorial candidates are making one final push to tap supporters. In the past several days, state Sen. Wendy Davis, the Democratic nominee, and her campaign have sent out several emails...
By Ashe Schow | 06/26/14 06:47 PM
Wendy Davis wanted to celebrate the anniversary of her late-term abortion filibuster on Wednesday - she even avoided the word "abortion" in promotions and offered free tickets to fill seats. But all the word hiding in the world can't put butts in seats, apparently.
By Ashe Schow | 06/25/14 04:50 PM
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Democrats think Wendy Davis is going to be a party star, even though they're pretty sure she's going to lose her campaign for Texas governor. Liberal groups, according to Politico, hope Davis will become “a much-needed new face for abortion rights.” What, Cecile Richards’ “Claire...
By Ashe Schow | 06/23/14 04:02 PM
Wendy Davis' gubernatorial campaign isn't going so well. So what's an unpopular politician to do when they're struggling to gain support? Flip-flop!
By Ashe Schow | 06/22/14 06:09 PM
Wendy Davis wants to celebrate the anniversary of her filibuster against a Texas bill that would ban abortion past five months of pregnancy and impose regulations on abortion providers. The problem is, it looks like people don't want to pay even as little as $20 to celebrate a practice they...
By Timothy P. Carney | 06/18/14 02:09 PM
Wendy Davis's governor campaign is raising money again off her 2013 filibuster of a bill to ban abortions in or after the 6th month of pregnancy and to apply the same standards to abortion businesses as to similar businesses. My colleague Ashe Schow flagged this yesterday, and noted how it...
By Ashe Schow | 06/17/14 03:18 PM
Democratic gubernatorial candidate Wendy Davis doesn't want Texans to think of her as an abortion candidate -- the issues page of her campaign website doesn't even mention health care of any kind. So it's a curious choice then for the campaign to be raffling off a pair of signed pink tennis...
By Blake Seitz | 06/16/14 12:11 PM
A Texas law banning late-term abortions passed over State Sen. Wendy Davis's filibuster has brought pro-life advocates another benefit: It has put late-term abortionist Douglas Karpen out of business.
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