Wendy Davis Articles


Wendy Davis: Obama Should Visit Border

12:27 PM, Jul 10, 2014

Democratic gubernatorial candidate Wendy Davis, of Texas, says President Obama should, "at some point," visit the border. The Houston Chronicle reports:

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TX Poll: Greg Abbott More Popular Than Wendy Davis Among Women

2:02 PM, Apr 15, 2014

Republican gubernatorial candidate Greg Abbott of Texas is more popular among female voters than his Democratic opponent, state senator Wendy Davis, according to a new poll from PPP. The Democratic polling firm found 51 percent of Texas voters support Abbott while 37 percent support Davis. That's not surprising, since Texas is a solidly Republican state.

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The Next Governor of Texas?

On the campaign trail with Greg Abbott
Apr 14, 2014

Edinburg, Texas

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Podcast: The Next Governor of Texas?

Hosted by Michael Graham.
3:20 PM, Apr 07, 2014

THE WEEKLY STANDARD Podcast with staff writer Michael Warren on his recent story "The Next Governor of Texas?"

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If Wendy Davis Is ‘Pro-Life,’ I Am ‘Pro-Choice’

7:21 PM, Nov 06, 2013

In a bid to confuse and/or deliberately mislead voters in her native Texas, gubernatorial candidate Wendy Davis announced today that she is “pro-life.”

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Abortion Advocate Wendy Davis: 'I Am Pro-Life'

2:23 PM, Nov 06, 2013

Abortion advocate Wendy Davis has a strange claim. She now says that she's "pro-life," a term usually associated with those who are against abortion.

The Huffington Post reports:

“I am pro-life,” Davis said during a campaign stop at the University of Texas at Brownsville, according to the Valley Morning Star.

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The Worshipful Coverage of Wendy

Aug 19, 2013

Ever since state senator Wendy Davis’s unsuccessful filibuster of new late-term abortion regulations in Texas, the media have been, even by their own embarrassing standards, astonishingly obsequious towards her. The Associated Press actually tweeted out a link to their coverage of the story with the hashtag #standwithwendy.

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Wendy Davis: 'I don't know what happened in the Gosnell case'

Texas state senator says women who support limit on late-term abortion 'don't really understand' the issue.
3:03 PM, Aug 05, 2013

Texas state senator Wendy Davis spoke at the National Press Club in Washington, D.C. Monday afternoon, talking about her 13-hour filibuster of a bill limiting late-term abortion and establishing higher safety standards at abortion clinics.

Following the speech, THE WEEKLY STANDARD asked Davis to explain the difference between the late-term abortions Davis wants to keep legal and killings for which Philadelphia abortion doctor Kermit Gosnell was charged with murder.

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Nancy Pelosi Attends Wendy Davis Fundraiser in Washington

10:44 AM, Jul 26, 2013

Wendy Davis, the abortion cheerleader from Texas who's considering a run for governor, held a fundraiser yesterday at a popular restaurant across from the Capitol in Washington, D.C. Perhaps the highest-profile attendee was former speaker Nancy Pelosi, who was caught on video leaving the event:

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Kermit Gosnell in Pink Sneakers

3:58 PM, Jul 01, 2013

David Freddoso writes:

Imagine a parallel universe in which the media coverage of legislators' recent efforts to pass gun control omitted any reference to last year's slaughter of 20 children and six teachers at Sandy Hook Elementary School.

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20 Questions for Wendy Davis

CNN, ABC, NBC, and CBS toss softballs to the champion of late-term abortion.
2:09 PM, Jul 01, 2013

Texas state senator Wendy Davis has been on a whirlwind media tour since her filibuster (and a screaming mob) blocked a vote on a bill that would ban most abortions during the final four months of pregnancy and improve safety standards at abortion facilities.

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