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Coleburn responds to media criticism

Coleburn responds to media criticism

By Christina Coleburn, Deputy Opinion Editor

February 4, 2014


Filed under Exclude From Homepage List, Opinion

Washington Square News published the latest installment of my weekly opinion column on Feb. 3. I discussed Texas gubernatorial candidate Wendy Davis in conjunction with claims that the GOP has waged a war on women. The piece has generated a great deal of controversy since its publication, even bei...

Sexism toward Wendy Davis revives war on women

Sexism toward Wendy Davis revives war on women

By Christina Coleburn, Deputy Opinion Editor

February 3, 2014


Filed under Exclude From Homepage List, Opinion

After leading a high-profile filibuster, skyrocketing to Democratic stardom and raising over $12 million, State Senator Wendy Davis and her gubernatorial campaign now face a major challenge — recovering from discrepancies in her biography. Since The Dallas Morning News released a damaging exposé a...

Wendy Davis too smart for Texas

Wendy Davis too smart for Texas

September 18, 2013


Filed under Exclude From Homepage List, Opinion

Dave Carney, longtime advisor to the Texas attorney general and potential GOP nominee for governor Greg Abbott, believes Texas Sen. Wendy Davis is “too stupid to be governor.” Carney, who also served as top advisor to current Gov. Rick Perry’s thankfully failed presidential campaign, consequently t...