Wendy Davis Releases New Ad: "A Texas Story"

State Sen. Wendy Davis, the newly minted Democratic candidate for governor, has released her first web ad. The four-and-a-half-minute spot, titled "A Texas Story," is heavy on biography. It features her daughter, Amber, speaking of Davis' rise from humble beginnings as the child of a single mom to her graduation from Harvard Law School and a life in elected office.

"You know they say everything's bigger in Texas? Well, that certainly wasn’t the case for the trailer we lived in," Amber says in the ad.

The video shows a variety of iconic Texas images, from downtown skylines to cotton ...

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