Ben Philpott, KUT News http://kpcw.org en Could A Democrat Become Governor In Texas? http://kpcw.org/post/could-democrat-become-governor-texas In 2014, Texas voters might just see something they haven't experienced in two decades — a competitive race for governor.<p>Current Republican Gov. Rick Perry isn't running for re-election, so it's an open race, with new faces and new optimism for Texas Democrats.<p>Earlier this year, the Democrats were once again facing the prospect of scrambling to find someone to run as their candidate. Then, on June 25, state Sen. Wed, 09 Oct 2013 21:29:00 +0000 Ben Philpott, KUT News 5177 at http://kpcw.org Could A Democrat Become Governor In Texas?