Linda Chavez-Thompson, Democratic nominee for lieutenant governor spends her down time from traveling on the phone calling supporters while at her office in San Antonio, Texas on Monday, October 11, 2010. THAO NGUYEN/SPECIAL CONTRIBUTOR

Linda Chavez-Thompson, Democratic nominee for lieutenant governor spends her down time from traveling on the phone calling supporters while at her office in San Antonio, Texas on Monday, October 11, 2010. THAO NGUYEN/SPECIAL CONTRIBUTOR

Linda Chavez-Thompson, Democratic nominee for lieutenant governor spends her down time from traveling on the phone calling supporters while at her office in San Antonio, Texas on Monday, October 11, 2010. THAO NGUYEN/SPECIAL CONTRIBUTOR

Linda Chavez-Thompson, Democratic nominee for lieutenant governor spends her down time from traveling on the phone calling supporters while at her office in San Antonio, Texas on Monday, October 11, 2010. THAO NGUYEN/SPECIAL CONTRIBUTOR

Linda Chavez-Thompson, Democratic nominee for lieutenant governor headed two blocks down from her office to the Bexar County United Democrats headquarters to great volunteers and supporters in San Antonio, Texas on Monday, October 11, 2010. THAO NGUYEN/SPECIAL CONTRIBUTOR

Chavez-Thompson, Democratic nominee for lieutenant governor shakes hands with Latoya Wilson (left) and her friend Lavon Lisumbu (cq), who came to the Bexar County United Democrats headquarters to sign up as a block walker in San Antonio, Texas on Monday, Oct. 11, 2010. THAO NGUYEN/SPECIAL CONTRIBUTOR

Linda Chavez-Thompson, Democratic nominee for lieutenant governor chatted with Aaron Espinosa, 10, while he was helping stuff envelopes on his day off of school at the Bexar County United Democrats headquarters in San Antonio, Texas on Monday, October 11, 2010. THAO NGUYEN/SPECIAL CONTRIBUTOR

inda Chavez-Thompson, Democratic nominee for lieutenant governor chats with Andres Gonzalez, one of the coordinators for Bexar County United Democrats headquarters in San Antonio, Texas on Monday, October 11, 2010. THAO NGUYEN/SPECIAL CONTRIBUTOR