Democratic gubernatorial candidate Beto O'Rourke held over 15 student events at college campuses across Texas. According to O’Rourke’s campaign page, each college tour was an opportunity to get registered, get organized, and commit to the work ahead. Various student publications covered their designated college tour stop with stories of their own. Read about Beto O’Rourke’s college tour through the eyes of future journalists:
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Texas Governor Greg Abbott, a Republican, will debate his Democratic challenger, Beto O’Rourke in a televised debate On Friday, Sept. 30, at 7 p.m. Central Time. The face-off, which will take place at the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley campus in Edinburg, Texas, is the only debate scheduled between Abbott and O'Rourke. It will be produced jointly by Austin's KXAN-TV and Harlingen's KVEO-TV.
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By Patrick Svitek, The Texas Tribune Aug. 9, 2022 Gov. Greg Abbott said Tuesday he has agreed to debate Democratic opponent Beto O’Rourke on Sept. 30 in the Rio Grande Valley.
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By Patrick Svitek, The Texas Tribune A school shooting in Uvalde that left 19 children and two teachers dead. The end of a nearly 50-year-old constitutional right to an abortion.
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Editor's note: This story has been updated throughout. San Antonio organizations and elected representatives are responding to Gov. Greg Abbott’s withholding state grant money his office administers to Travis County due to the county jail’s policy regarding immigrants.
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by Patrick Svitek, The Texas Tribune Feb. 1, 2017 Editor's note: This story has been updated. Gov. Greg Abbott has followed through on his threat to cut off state funding for Travis County over its new "sanctuary" policy.
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Citing San Antonio's Pre-K initiative as her inspiration, Democratic gubernatorial candidate Wendy Davis pitched her education platform calling for full-day Pre-K for all Texas children.
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REPLAY the VIDEO: NOWCastSA webcast Sen. Leticia Van de Putte's announcement to run for lieutenant governor of Texas in 2014 from the gymnasium at San Antonio College. Van de Putte, a San Antonio pharmacist who has served in the Texas Legislature since 1990, will seek the Democratic nomination for lieutenant governor and be the running mate of Texas gubernatorial candidate Wendy Davis.