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2014 Texas Election  
       


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Texas


 
 
Electoral Votes:  
  Rick Perry (R)
 
  John Cornyn (R)
  Ted Cruz (R)
   

    The was held on Tuesday, March 4th, 2014.
    The was held on Tuesday, March 4th, 2014.
    The will be held on Tuesday, November 4th, 2014.
    The Senate seat currently held by John Cornyn will be up for election in 2014. 
    The gubernatorial seat currently held by Rick Perry will be up for election in 2014.
    Texas Secretary of State, Division of Elections
    Democratic Party of Texas
    Republican Party of Texas



   Election 2014 The Texas Senate seat to be contested is currently held by republican John Cornyn.
   2014 Election John Cornyn was sworn in on December 1st, 2002 and is serving his fourth term in office.
   2014 Election John Cornyn is eligible for re-election in 2014 and has declared his candidacy.



2014 Texas Democratic Primary Senatorial Candidates
The Texas Democratic primary runoff election between Kesha Rogers and David Alameel was held on Tuesday, May 27th, 2014

David Alameel

Businessman and 2012 candidate for Texas's 33rd congressional district
Democratic Nominee      Alameel campaign website
   

Michael Fjetland

Businessman, 2004 and 2006 candidate for Texas's 22nd congressional district
Defeated Democratic Candidate     
   

HyeTae 'Harry' Kim

Physician
Defeated Democratic Candidate     
   

Kesha Rogers

Youth movement activist,2010 and 2012 nominee for Texas's 22 congressional dist.
Defeated Democratic Candidate     
   

Maxey Scherr

Attorney and member of the Texas State Bar
Defeated Democratic Candidate     
   

Bill White

Former U.S. Deputy Secretary of Energy and Mayor of Houston
Declined Democratic Candidate     
   
2014 Texas Republican Primary Senatorial Candidates

John Cornyn

Incumbent U.S. Senator from Texas
Republican Nominee     Cornyn campaign website
 

Curt Cleaver

Businessman and 2012 U.S. Senate candidate
Defeated Republican Candidate    
 

Ken Cope

U.S. Army veteran and aerospace consultant
Defeated Republican Candidate    
 

Chris Mapp

Businessman
Defeated Republican Candidate    
 

Reid Reasor

Former Air Force pilot and businessman
Defeated Republican Candidate    
 

Steve Stockman

U.S. Representative from Texas
Defeated Republican Candidate    
 

Dwayne Stovall

Small Business Owner
Defeated Republican Candidate    
 

Linda Vega

Attorney and immigration activist
Defeated Republican Candidate    
 

Erick Wyatt

U.S. Army Veteran
Withdrawn Republican Candidate    
 
 
 
2014 Texas Third Party Senatorial Candidates

Rebecca Paddock

Electrical Engineer
Declared Libertarian Candidate      Paddock campaign website
   

Tanuja Paruchuri

Holistic wellness coach
Declared Libertarian Candidate      Paruchuri campaign website
   

Jon Roland

Computer programmer, 2002, 2006 and 2010 nominee for Attorney General
Declared Libertarian Candidate      Roland campaign website
   

 




   Election 2014 The Texas Gubernatorial seat to be contested is currently held by republican Rick Perry.
   2014 Election Rick Perry was sworn in on December 21st, 2000 and is serving his fourth term in office.
   2014 Election Rick Perry is eligible for re-election in 2014 but has announced that he will not run.



2014 Texas Democratic Primary Gubernatorial Candidates

Wendy Davis

Member of the Texas Senate (10th District)
Democratic Nominee      Davis campaign website
   

Reynaldo 'Ray' Madrigal

Perennial candidate
Defeated Democratic Candidate     
   

Kinky Friedman

Country singer
Declined Democratic Candidate     
   
2014 Texas Republican Primary Gubernatorial Candidates

Greg Abbott

Attorney General of Texas
Republican Nominee      Abbott campaign website
 

Lisa Fritsch

Political Commentator and Author
Defeated Republican Candidate     
 

Larry Kilgore

Conservative political activist, Secessionist
Defeated Republican Candidate     
 

Miriam Martinez

Television Personality
Defeated Republican Candidate     
 

Tom Pauken

Former Chairman of the Republican Party of Texas
Withdrawn Republican Candidate     
 

Rick Perry

Governor of Texas
Declined Republican Candidate     
 
 
 
2014 Texas Third Party Gubernatorial Candidates

Robert Bell

Chemist and pharmaceutical executive
Declared Libertarian Candidate      Bell campaign website
   

Robert Garrett

Helicopter mechanic and prison officer
Declared Libertarian Candidate     
   

Kathie Glass

Attorney and Libertarian gubernatorial nominee in 2010
Declared Libertarian Candidate      Glass campaign website
   

R. Lee Wrights

Vice Chair of the Libertarian National Committee, 2012 candidate for President
Declared Libertarian Candidate      Wrights campaign website
   



The inclusion, removal, candidacy status and political positions of all candidates will be periodically reviewed and updated until the 2014 midterm elections. Feedback, suggestions, comments and/or corrections should be directed to our editorial staff