Texas Elections
2014 Texas Gubernatorial Election  

Upcoming Primaries
Tuesday, September 9th, 2014




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.    More
    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 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Withdrawn Republican Candidate     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