Statewide Candidates Roll Out Campaign Ads 10/8/13
AUSTIN, Texas- Candidates for governor, lieutenant governor and
comptroller are rolling out campaign ads this week.
Democratic candidate for governor Wendy Davis posted her first campaign ad
on YouTube Monday morning, while Republican Dan Patrick bought television time
in his bid for lieutenant governor.
Democrat Mike Collier also posted the first ad in the state comptroller's
The Davis ad is a four-and-a-half minute biographic piece, as is Colliers,
since both recently announced their candidacies. Davis portrays herself as a
political moderate, while Collier talks about his professional experience as an
Patrick's ad calls for tougher immigration law enforcement and an end to
in-state college tuition for teens who grew up in Texas after crossing the
border illegally. The Patrick ad will appear on Fox News channels