22 Dem state reps endorse Lupe Valdez for governor
AUSTIN -- Twenty-two of the 55 Democratic state representatives on Wednesday endorsed former Dallas County sheriff Lupe Valdez for governor, as Valdez faces Houston entrepreneur Andrew White in a May 22 runoff.
The winner of the runoff will be the Democratic nominee who will face Republican incumbent Greg Abbott in the November general election.
The endorsements highlighted how both candidates are pushing to raise campaign funds and for endorsements with just less than two months to go before the runoff, in a race that has so far been mostly low-key.
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