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Ex-Bush strategist Matthew Dowd running as Democrat for Texas lt. governor

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Matthew Dowd is running for lieutenant governor of Texas as a Democrat. Dowd was the chief strategist for George W. Bush's 2004 reelection campaign. In an announcement video, Dowd takes aim at the Republican incumbent, Dan Patrick. Patrick bills himself as “a preeminent voice for principled conservative policies.
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Ex-Bush strategist Matthew Dowd running as Democrat in Texas

Matthew Dowd, a former political advisor to Republican President George W. Bush, announced Wednesday that he will run as a Democrat for Texas lieutenant governor. The onetime chief strategist to Bush's 2004 reelection campaign enters the race as a heavy underdog challenger to Republican Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick, a firebrand who in two terms as second-in-command has driven the Texas Capitol to the hard right over guns, abortion and immigration. In …

10 months ago·Los Angeles, United States
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Former Bush Strategist Matthew Dowd Announces Democratic Bid For Texas Lieutenant Governor

AUSTIN (CBSDFW.COM) — The chief strategist for George W. Bush’s presidential reelection has changed parties and launched a campaign running against Texas Lieutenant Governor Dan Patrick.Matthew Dowd announced September 29 that he will run as a Democrat for the office of Lt. Gov. in next year’s midterm election.In a video announcing his campaign, Dowd said Republicans have failed the state and called Patrick a “cruel and craven” politician who pu…

10 months ago·United States
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Matthew Dowd, former Bush strategist, to run for Texas lieutenant governor as Democrat

Dowd is a Democrat turned Republican turned Democrat who was a former strategist for George W. Bush.

10 months ago·United States
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Ex-Bush strategist Matthew Dowd running as Democrat in Texas

Matthew Dowd, a former political advisor to Republican President George W

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Matthew Dowd, former Bush strategist, announces Democratic bid for Texas lieutenant governor

Matthew Dowd, a former strategist for George W. Bush's presidential reelection campaign, announced Wednesday he would launch a campaign as a Democrat against Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick in next year's midterm election.

10 months ago·Atlanta, United States
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Ex-Bush strategist Matthew Dowd running as Democrat in Texas

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Matthew Dowd, a former political advisor to Republican President George W. Bush, announced Wednesday that he will run as a Democrat for Texas lieutenant governor.

10 months ago·United States
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