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The Abbott Files

Over the years, Lone Star Project has exposed Greg Abbott's extreme partisanship, failed leadership and overall mean-spirited approach to public office in Texas. Our LSP reports paint a picture of an incompetent attorney general who pursues his own selfish political agenda while systematically rewarding and protecting his own political patrons.

The Real Greg Abbott has used public service and taxpayer funds to advance himself at the expense of Texas citizens.


The Real Greg Abbott:

All of the Lone Star Project’s reports on Abbott are available below:

Threats to Travis County DA could be Perry's (and Abbott’s) undoing

News that Rick Perry has retained a high profile criminal defense attorney is a clear signal that he knows he’s in serious trouble.

Innate flaws in PPP and many other public polls discount their value

The PPP Poll released earlier today showed a 14-point gap in the Texas Governor's race.

Abbott leads the attack on basic voting rights

Prominent Americans from both parties—including Presidents Barack Obama, George W. Bush, Bill Clinton and Jimmy Carter—have taken time this week to be part of the moving tribute to former President Lyndon B. Johnson, recognizing his courageous work to win passage of the U.S.

Every campaign has occasional scheduling problems. Sometimes events or appearances have to be cancelled for a variety of legitimate reasons.

Vanity Videos for All Occasions

A picture may be worth a thousand words, but this one came at a much higher price for Texas taxpayers. When the Lone Star Project posted the above image last week—one of Abbott's front groups falsely claimed it had been photoshopped. That is simply not true. Instead, it came from Greg Abbott's high-dollar vanity video project.

Or will Texans hear more crickets?

At a press conference in Weslaco today, Greg Abbott is “unveiling his Educating Texans” policy. Perhaps he can educate Texans further by answering a few very basic questions:

Why won't Greg Abbott?

For almost three weeks, the Lone Star Project, the media and state political candidates have all been discussing equal pay– and what we can do to make sure Texas women earn a fair day's pay for a fair day's work.

Texas GOP Insiders Experiencing Buyer's Remorse?

Greg Abbott is taking one hit after another on equal pay. Now the damage from his failure to address the substance or the politics of the issue is spreading to other Texas Republicans.

Republican Party of Texas Executive Director Beth Cubriel yesterday tried to defend Greg Abbott’s refusal to support equal pay for equal work in Texas.

Greg Abbott to Texans on Equal Pay for Equal Work

Greg Abbott is afraid to tell Texans the truth about his position on equal pay for equal work.