Tribpedia: Garry Mauro

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Garry Mauro was Texas Land Commissioner for four terms starting in 1983 and lost the 1998 governor's race to Republican George W. Bush.

Mauro cut his political teeth working on campaigns, including the Texas piece of the 1972 George McGovern presidential race, where he first met Bill and Hillary Clinton. He ran the Texas share of Bill Clinton's ...

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Sen. Leticia Van de Putte, Sen. Wendy Davis, and Sen. Royce West took part in the Stand with Texas Women Rally at the Capitol on July 1, 2013.
Sen. Leticia Van de Putte, Sen. Wendy Davis, and Sen. Royce West took part in the Stand with Texas Women Rally at the Capitol on July 1, 2013.

Analysis: Democrats Found Candidates, if Not Voters

A year ago, Texas Democrats were still looking for candidates willing to jump into races Republicans have been winning for 20 years. Now the candidates are looking for Democrats, hoping there's a chance to break the pattern.