Two state leaders are in the Republican runoff for lieutenant governor, and things got heated during a live debate moderated by Inside Texas Politics host Jason Whitely and Ross Ramsey of The Texas Tribune.
The incumbent, David Dewhurst, and challenger State Sen. Dan Patrick squared off at WFAA's studios on May 7, 2014 with their runoff election less than three weeks away.
Much of the debate focused on increasingly negative TV ads from both candidates. Other topics dicsussed included abortion, immigration, property taxes and equal pay.
- WATCH: The Dewhurst-Patrick debate