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Chuck Norris hits campaign trail for Texas GOP gubernatorial candidate

Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 00:51

Actor and martial arts master Chuck Norris campaigns for Texas Republican gubernatorial candidate Greg Abbott. Nathan Frandino reports.

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Chuck Norris is well known as the tough guy of Texas... ...and he's using his campaigning muscle to pursuade Texans to vote for GOP gubernatorial candidate Greg Abbott on November 4th. (SOUNDBITE) (English) ACTOR CHUCK NORRIS SAYING: "All I want to do is ask you, not only to get out and vote, but to get your family, friends, and neighbors all of you to get them out to vote as well." The actor, famed for his round-house kick and fearlessness in the face of bad guys, endorsed Abbott in Corpus Christi on Wednesday. (SOUNDBITE) (English) REPUBLICAN GUBERNATORIAL CANDIDATE AND CURRENT TEXAS ATTORNEY GENERAL GREG ABBOTT SAYING: "Lately I've been embroiled in another fight. It's a fight to ensure that in this election people will be required to show a voter ID when they go to vote." Abbott faces Democratic state Senator Wendy Davis in November.

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Chuck Norris hits campaign trail for Texas GOP gubernatorial candidate

Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 00:51