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TEXAS -- Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott received backlash after responding to an offensive message on Twitter.

Abbott stated that his campaign will use all social media platforms in the upcoming governor s race.

We re going to be covering every platform in advancing this campaign, Abbott said.

One of Abbott s supporters published an offensive tweet about Senator Wendy Davis, and Abbott responded thanking the man for his support.

My first tweet that I sent out I did not read the offensive language, Abbott said.

After the criticism, he sent another tweet saying he does not endorses offensive language.

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