The Green Papers: 2016 General Election

 
Copyright www.flags.net/UNST.htm All-up chart of Governors by election 'cycle'

Governors, in all states except New Hampshire and Vermont, serve 4 year terms.
The Governors of New Hampshire and Vermont serve 2 year terms.

Regular Gubernatorial elections are held the first Tuesday following the first Monday in November in all states except Louisiana. Louisiana will hold a non-partisan primary on Saturday 19 October 2019 and, if no candidate receives 50% of the vote, a Saturday 16 November 2019 runoff.

Presidential
Election
 
[next regular election:
Tuesday 8 November 2016]
"post-Presidential"
Off Year Election
 
[next regular election:
Tuesday 7 November 2017]
Midterm
Election
 
[next regular election:
Tuesday 6 November 2018]
"pre-Presidential"
Off Year Election
 
[most recent election:
Tuesday 5 November 2019]
Delaware: Markell (D)New Jersey: Christie (R)Alabama: Bentley (R)Kentucky: Bevin (R)
Indiana: Pence (R)Virginia: McAuliffe (D)Alaska: Walker (I)Louisiana: Edwards (D) (next election Saturday 26 October 2019)
Missouri: Nixon (D) Arizona: Ducey (R)Mississippi: Bryant (R)
Montana: Bullock (D) Arkansas: Hutchinson (R) 
New Hampshire: Hassan (D) California: Brown (D) 
North Carolina: McCrory (R) Colorado: Hickenlooper (D) 
North Dakota: Dalrymple (R) Connecticut: Malloy (D) 
Oregon: Brown (D) Florida: Scott (R) 
Utah: Herbert (R) Georgia: Deal (R) 
Vermont: Shumlin (D) Hawaii: Ige (D) 
Washington: Inslee (D) Idaho: Otter (R) 
West Virginia: Tomblin (D) Illinois: Rauner (R) 
  Iowa: Branstad (R) 
  Kansas: Brownback (R) 
  Maine: LePage (R) 
  Maryland: Hogan (R) 
  Massachusetts: Baker (R) 
  Michigan: Snyder (R) 
  Minnesota: Dayton (D) 
  Nebraska: Ricketts (R) 
  Nevada: Sandoval (R) 
  New Hampshire: 2-year term, previous regular election 2016 
  New Mexico: Martinez (R) 
  New York: Cuomo (D) 
  Ohio: Kasich (R) 
  Oklahoma: Fallin (R) 
  Oregon: 4-year term, previous regular election 2014 
  Pennsylvania: Wolf (D) 
  Rhode Island: Raimondo (D) 
  South Carolina: Haley (R) 
  South Dakota: Daugaard (R) 
  Tennessee: Haslam (R) 
  Texas: Abbott (R) 
  Vermont: 2-year term, previous regular election 2016 
  Wisconsin: Walker (R) 
  Wyoming: Mead (R) 
8 November 2016
 
8 Democratic (D)
4 Republican (R)
7 November 2017
 
1 Democratic (D)
1 Republican (R)
6 November 2018
 
8 Democratic (D)
1 Independent (I)
24 Republican (R)
5 November 2019
 
1 Democratic (D)
2 Republican (R)
Grand Total
 
18 Democratic (D)
1 Independent (I)
31 Republican (R)
 


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  Comparative Political Party Predominance in each State, 2000 thru 2014  
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History
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