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Lieutenant governor’s race turns toward absurdity

By Editorial Board



When Wendy Davis announced her candidacy for the Democratic gubernatorial nomination two weeks ago, we called on the state senator from Fort Worth and her likely Republican opponent in next year’s general election, Attorney General Greg Abbott, to make Texans proud by steering clear of personal attacks and seriously debating competing visions for the state’s future.

“Give us a race worth remembering,” we wrote.

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