Davis, Abbott Express Support for Proposition 6

Gubernatorial candidates Greg Abbott and Wendy Davis are throwing their support behind the constitutional amendment that would fund projects designed to help the state meet its growing need for water.

Abbott, the state's attorney general, has not been a vocal advocate of Prop 6 — which must get voter approval to go into effect — but his campaign said he intends to vote for it. So does Davis, a state senator from Fort Worth. 

Early voting in the constitutional amendment election started Monday and ends Nov. 1. Election Day is Nov. 5.

The amendment would siphon $2 billion out of the ...

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