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Pushing for “school choice,” U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz splits with Gov. Greg Abbott in his endorsements for Texas House runoffs

Typically political allies, two of the state’s top Republicans have endorsed different candidates in six GOP primary runoff races.

Governor Greg Abbott shook hands with then-U.S. Republican presidential candidate Ted Cruz as Cruz's wife Heidi Cruz looked on at a campaign rally in Dallas on Feb. 29, 2016.

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Politics Public education State government Greg Abbott Ted Cruz