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The numbers are in: Battleground Texas has reported that volunteer blockwalkers across the state exceeded this weekend's canvassing goal of 48,000 doors in 48 hours for Wendy Davis, our Democratic candidate for Governor!
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And Texas Republicans are in for a Romney-style surprise in November:

Yep, Texas GOP, just keep on telling yourselves that we're making up numbers. ROFL

Wendy Davis campaign site: http://www.wendydavistexas.com/
Donate to Wendy Davis for Governor: https://secure.actblue.com/...
Donate to Battleground Texas: https://donate.battlegroundtx.com/...

Update from the comments:

Those are BATTLEGROUND state kinds of numbers!
I knocked on 267 doors (in 2 days) and found overwhelming support for Wendy. Super exciting!

by laderrick on Mon Apr 14, 2014 at 12:49:43 AM CDT

Cheers to laderrick!


Update 2: Check out more pics and a poem at the Burnt Orange Report: An Ode to Battleground Texas and Wendy Davis Knocking 55,559 Doors in One Weekend!


Update 3: Jenn Brown, Exec. Dir. of Battleground Texas, contrasts our grassroots efforts with those of the Texas GOP: 55,559 Doors.

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Originally posted to nomandates on Sun Apr 13, 2014 at 09:56 PM PDT.

Also republished by Kitchen Table Kibitzing, TexKos-Messing with Texas with Nothing but Love for Texans, Support the Dream Defenders, Progressive Policy Zone, Houston Area Kossacks, Volunteering for a Better World, and Turning Texas: Election Digest.

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