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Jon Stewart gives Wendy Davis enticing suggestion to save campaign

By Doug Powers  •  October 28, 2014 09:06 PM

**Written by Doug Powers

In the Texas race for Governor, Greg Abbott is up on Wendy Davis by healthy double digits. With a week to go until the election, Davis needs something big, and during her appearance on The Daily Show, Jon Stewart tried to help:

“That’s one of the reasons I was so committed to this race – making sure we were going to force into a general election a real conversation about the things that really matter to people,” Davis added.

After Davis spoke of how the abortion restrictions she filibustered against “resulted in exactly what we feared” – the closure of clinics throughout the state – Stewart countered by riffing on a local staple.

“Can Austin do some sort of a Planned Parenthood food truck thing?” Stewart asked.

And you just know Davis was like this:


Maybe Davis can talk about how Stewart’s idea was too little too late when she’s hosting a show on MSNBC in a few weeks.

**Written by Doug Powers

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