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Vote advantage every Democrat running in HD46 had in 2012 thanks to straight-ticket voting.

The Austin American-Statesman and other media outlets reported that the Travis Co. District Attorney has opened a criminal investigation of Rep. Dawnna Dukes’ (D-Austin) use of state workers. Dukes said she never violated state law. Dukes faces Manor educator Gabriel Nila (R) and two minor party candidates in the general election.

Could the investigation put HD46 in play in November?

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