THE BIG CONVERSATION
Paging Dr. Doug Ross. Nurse Debra Medina may soon be endangering your popularity.
Medina's campaign should be giddy. Yesterday's Public Policy Poll reported that, with 24 percent of the primary vote, the registered nurse from Beeville is now within four points of Sen. Kay Bailey Hutchison. Gov. Rick Perry had 39 percent, leaving Hutchison with 28.
The news is huge for Medina, who has struggled to be seen as more than a spoiler who would force a run-off for the other two candidates.
After all, it was only a few weeks ago that Medina's ...