Republican challengers to Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst have been making a meal out of an incident during Texas Senate debate on tightening abortion clinic regulations.
One example: In an interview on Lubbock’s KFYO-AM, Agriculture Commissioner Todd Staples said, “The current incumbent lieutenant governor went out for drinks during the legislative session when that bill was originally on the Senate floor.”
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Statement: Says David Dewhurst “went out for drinks” during Senate debate on abortion bill.