The Brief: Abbott Wants to Turn Page on Trailergate

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Add Greg Abbott, apparently, to those wanting to turn the page on coverage of Wendy Davis' life story.

The Dallas Morning News' Gromer Jeffers Jr. reported Abbott on Tuesday as saying, “It’s time to move beyond all this. ... It’s time to do exactly what I’m doing today, and that is focusing on the issues that matter most to Texans.” He also denied a connection to the piece by The NewsWayne Slater on discrepancies in Davis' campaign bio that created the current controversy.

If he didn't have a role in the story's creation ...

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