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Ken Paxton tells The New York Times he doesn't support Greg Abbott for reelection — then tweets that he does

"I don't think he supports me; I don't support him," Paxton told The New York Times in a story published Tuesday. He later criticized the story as "fake news" and insisted he backed Abbott.

From left, Attorney General Ken Paxton and Gov. Greg Abbott.

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