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Greg Abbott appeals to the political middle at gubernatorial debate

Political science fellow Mark P. Jones analyzes the Texas gubernatorial debate between Gov. Greg Abbott and Democratic challenger Lupe Valdez. Austin American-Stateman: https://atxne.ws/2NTtgKO.