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Davis and Abbott official governor candidates

Pictured: Wendy Davis Pictured: Wendy Davis
Pictured: Greg Abbott Pictured: Greg Abbott

Texas' candidates for governor became official this weekend.

Democratic state senator Wendy Davis and Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott filed their paperwork yesterday.

Abbott's registration was a bit more eventful. Dozens showed up to protest his support of Texas' controversial abortion law

Some say the upcoming election could be a tight race. The most recent polls have Abbott with a single digit lead over Davis.

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