KUT-FM: Ben Philpott, KUT News http://wvasfm.org en George P. Bush Steps Into Texas Political Limelight http://wvasfm.org/post/george-p-bush-steps-texas-political-limelight George P. Bush is expected to win Tuesday's GOP primary for land commissioner. Ben Phillpott of KUT brings the story of the young Bush's low-key campaign and outreach to Hispanic voters. Tue, 04 Mar 2014 21:18:00 +0000 KUT-FM: Ben Philpott, KUT News 44067 at http://wvasfm.org Could A Democrat Become Governor In Texas? http://wvasfm.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 20:22:00 +0000 KUT-FM: Ben Philpott, KUT News 36114 at http://wvasfm.org Could A Democrat Become Governor In Texas? Redistricting Issue Heats Up In Texas http://wvasfm.org/post/redistricting-issue-heats-texas Transcript <p>DAVID GREENE, HOST: <p>It's MORNING EDITION from NPR News. Good morning, I'm David Greene.<p>RENEE MONTAGNE, HOST: <p>And I'm Renee Montagne.<p>We're going to hear now about drawing and redrawing the political map in two big states, beginning with Texas, where the legislature has had some legendary battles over the years, few more contentious than those involving revising legislative and congressional districts. Wed, 29 May 2013 09:29:00 +0000 KUT-FM: Ben Philpott, KUT News 28733 at http://wvasfm.org Perry Tries To Ride Back Into Iowans' Hearts http://wvasfm.org/post/perry-tries-ride-back-iowans-hearts <p>http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0PAJNntoRgA</p> Thu, 15 Dec 2011 21:43:00 +0000 KUT-FM: Ben Philpott, KUT News 3428 at http://wvasfm.org Perry Tries To Ride Back Into Iowans' Hearts