The Green Papers: 2010 Midterm Election
Copyright 2010 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 2010 are marked as such.

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Colorado  4 year term, Election Cycle: 2006, 2010. Term Limit: 2 consecutive 4-year terms
Partisan Composition: 1 Democratic
 ** Open Chair (no incumbent) **
  Candidate Unaffiliated 8,576 0.48% Jason R. Clark
  Candidate Unaffiliated 3,483 0.19% Paul Noel Fiorino
for Lieutenant Governor: Heather Anne McKibben
  Candidate Write-in; (Unaffiliated) 43 0.00% Holly Cremeens
for Lieutenant Governor: Stephanie L. Mercer
Total 1,787,730 100.00%  

Utah  4 year term, Election Cycle: 2008, 2012. Term Limit: None
Partisan Composition: 1 Republican
  Candidate Unaffiliated 13,038 2.03% Farley M. Anderson
for Lieutenant Governor: Steve Maxfield
Total 643,307 100.00%  

Political Parties    Parties appear in parenthesis and italics when a candidate receives the endorsement of a given Party and/or official sources indicate a candidate's association with a particular Party but only where the Party in question does not appear on the actual ballot as such.

Major Parties
  Democratic-Farmer Labor
Major Third Parties
Other Third Parties
  Alaskan Independence
  American Constitution
  American Independent
  Boston Tea
  Free Energy
  Independent American
  Independent Party of Connecticut
  Independent Party of Oregon
  Liberty Union
  Peace And Freedom
  Prohibition Party
  Rent is 2 Damn High
  Socialist Party USA
  Socialist Workers Party
  U.S. Taxpayers
  United Citizens
  Working Families
  No Party Affiliation
  Nominated By Petition
Write-in/Scattered/otherwise not readily classifiable
  None of these candidates


Candidates for office appear on this page in italics where 'The Green Papers' does not yet have independent confirmation from a legal election authority that the person has been officially certified to appear on the ballot.


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