Democratic candidate Farouk Shami campaigns in Brownsville.
POSTED: Friday, February 5, 2010 - 9:29am
UPDATED: Thursday, February 25, 2010 - 12:35pm
A Democratic candidate running for Texas Governor was in Brownsville campaigning for voter support.
Farouk Shami is seeking the Democratic Primary nomination on Tuesday, March 2nd. He hosted a meet and greet event at Antonio's restaurant during the lunch hour. Shami, who's financing his own campaign, would like to break the control of power from special interest in the Governor's office. He's making numerous campaign swings through one of the state's most influential political and economic regions. Early voting begins February 16th and will last through February 26th.