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Wendy Davis defends wheelchair ad, says it's about hypocrisy
Wendy Davis defends wheelchair ad, says it's about hypocrisy

Texas gubernatorial hopeful Wendy Davis defended a controversial TV spot criticizing her paraplegic opponent, saying Monday that the advertisement was meant to highlight his alleged hypocrisy and not his disability. “In 1984, Greg Abbott sought out and received justice following a horrible injury, rightly so,” Davis said at a news conference in her state Senate district in Fort Worth. "But then he turned around and built his career working to deny the very same justice that he received to his fellow Texans rightly seeking it for themselves.” Davis,  a Democrat trailing Republican Atty. Gen. Abbott, made the same case in the 30-second spot released Friday to...

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