The Green Papers: General Election 2004
 
Copyright www.flags.net/UNST.htm 2004 Governor's Chairs
by State

This is a list of the current Governors' chairs, the incumbents occupying them, and the candidacy status of said incumbents. Chairs up for election in the year 2004 are marked as such.

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Delaware  4 year term, Election Cycle: 2000, 2004. Term Limit: No one can serve more than 2 4-year terms in a lifetime
Partisan Composition: 1 Democrat
  Elected Democrat 185,687 50.87% Governor Ruth Ann Minner
Total 365,008 100.00%  

Indiana  4 year term, Election Cycle: 2000, 2004. Term Limit: No more than 2 4-year terms in any 3-term period
Partisan Composition: 1 Democrat
  Candidate Democrat 1,113,900 45.49% Governor Joseph E. "Joe" Kernan
Total 2,448,498 100.00%  

Missouri  4 year term, Election Cycle: 2000, 2004. Term Limit: No one can serve more than 2 4-year terms in a lifetime
Partisan Composition: 1 Democrat
 ** Open Chair (no incumbent) **
  Candidate Democrat 1,301,442 47.85% Auditor Claire McCaskill
Total 2,719,599 100.00%  

Montana  4 year term, Election Cycle: 2000, 2004. Term Limit: No more than 2 4-year terms in any 4-term period
Partisan Composition: 1 Republican
 ** Open Chair (no incumbent) **
  Elected Democrat 225,016 50.44% Brian Schweitzer
Lieutenant Governor: John C. Bohlinger
Total 446,146 100.00%  

New Hampshire  2 year term, Election Cycle: 2002, 2004. Term Limit: None. GOVERNOR is the only Statewide elected officer
Partisan Composition: 1 Republican
  Elected Democrat 339,927 51.03% John Lynch
Total 666,181 100.00%  

New Jersey  4 year term, Election Cycle: 2001, 2005. Term Limit: 2 consecutive 4-year terms
Partisan Composition: 1 Democrat
  Candidate Democrat     (pending)
U.S. Senator Jon Corzine formally announced his candidacy, 2 December 2004;
another likely candidate is acting Governor Richard Codey

North Carolina  4 year term, Election Cycle: 2000, 2004. Term Limit: 2 consecutive 4-year terms
Partisan Composition: 1 Democrat
  Elected Democrat 1,939,154 55.62% Governor Mike Easley
Total 3,486,688 100.00%  

North Dakota  4 year term, Election Cycle: 2000, 2004. Term Limit: None
Partisan Composition: 1 Republican
  Candidate Democrat 84,877 27.39% Joseph A. Satrom
Lt. Governor: Deb Mathern
Total 309,873 100.00%  

Utah  4 year term, Election Cycle: 2000, 2004. Term Limit: None
Partisan Composition: 1 Republican
 ** Open Chair (no incumbent) **
  Candidate Democrat 380,359 41.35% Scott M. Matheson, Jr.
Lt. Governor: Karen Hale
Total 919,960 100.00%  

Vermont  2 year term, Election Cycle: 2002, 2004. Term Limit: None
Partisan Composition: 1 Republican
  Candidate Democrat 117,327 37.93% Peter Clavelle
Total 309,285 100.00%  

Washington  4 year term, Election Cycle: 2000, 2004. Term Limit: None
Partisan Composition: 1 Democrat
 ** Open Chair (no incumbent) **
  Elected Democrat 1,373,361 48.87% Attorney General Christine Gregoire
Total 2,810,058 100.00%  

West Virginia  4 year term, Election Cycle: 2000, 2004. Term Limit: 2 consecutive 4-year terms
Partisan Composition: 1 Democrat
 ** Open Chair (no incumbent) **
  Elected Democrat 472,758 63.51% Secretary of State Joe Manchin, III
Total 744,433 100.00%  
 

 


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