Two top candidates say Congress should decriminalize unauthorized border crossings entirely, while aspiring U.S. Sen. Beto O'Rourke argues asylum-seekers should be exempted from illegal entry prosecution.
The former sheriff ― the first Latina nominated for Texas governor by a major party ― now faces GOP Gov. Greg Abbott.
The former sheriff would also be the state’s first openly queer governor. But her victory is far from a given.