The Big Conversation
While state Sen. Wendy Davis mulls a gubernatorial bid, attention has shifted back to her home district.
As the Tribune's Alexa Ura reports, two of the Republicans vying for the GOP nomination to replace Davis — whether she runs for governor or not — painted a target on the senator during a candidate forum in Fort Worth on Wednesday evening.
Davis "has opened the door for me with this filibuster," said one of the Republicans, Konni Burton, a Tea Party activist who on Wednesday released a campaign video attacking Davis on abortion. "She’s a liberal progressive, and ...