El Paso one of Abbott's first stops on campaign trail
El Paso, TX (KTSM) — Texas attorney general Greg Abbott kicked off his campaign for governor and one of his first stop's on the campaign trail is El Paso.
Abbott will be at the Tony Lama Factory Thursday at 10:30 a.m.
He is serving his third term as the state's attorney general.
His announcement came almost week after Governor Rick Perry said he will not seek re-election.
Abbott is considered the front runner to gain the republican nomination.
The event this week is free, but you must reserve your place online.