The Green Papers: 2018 General Election
 
Copyright www.flags.net/UNST.htm 2018 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 2018 are marked as such.

There have been 0 deaths, 0 resignations, and 0 changes of party affiliation in 2018.

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Alabama  4 year term, Election Cycle: 2014, 2018. Term Limit: 2 consecutive 4-year terms
Partisan Composition: 1 Republican

   
  Candidate Democratic     Tuscaloosa Mayor  Walt Maddox
  Candidate Republican     Governor  Kay Ivey
  Candidate Write-in; (Democratic)     Christopher A. Countryman
Lost 5 June 2018 Democratic Party. Now running as a write-in.
  Candidate Write-in; (Independent)     Chad "Chig" Martin

Alaska  4 year term, Election Cycle: 2014, 2018. Term Limit: 2 consecutive 4-year terms
Partisan Composition: 1 Independent

   
  Candidate Democratic     former U.S. Senator Mark Begich
for Lieutenant Governor: Debra L. Call
  Candidate Republican     former state Senator  Mike J. Dunleavy
for Lieutenant Governor: state Senator Kevin G. Meyer
12 September 2017: state Senator Mike J. Dunleavy suspended campaign due to health issues.
22 December 2017: Resumes campaign.
  Candidate Libertarian     William S. "Billy" Toien
for Lieutenant Governor: Carolyn C. "Care" Clift
  Candidate Petition     Governor  Bill Walker
for Lieutenant Governor: Byron I. Mallott

16 October 2018: Byron Mallott resigned after making "inappropriate comments". He remains on the ballot but will not accept the position if elected.

Arizona  4 year term, Election Cycle: 2014, 2018. Term Limit: The Governor can not serve for more than 8 years
Partisan Composition: 1 Republican

   
  Candidate Democratic     David R. Garcia
  Candidate Republican     Governor  Doug Ducey
  Candidate Green     Angel Torres
  Candidate Write-in; (Republican Takeover)     Arthur Ray "RT" Arvizu
  Candidate Write-in; (Green)     Cary D. Dolego
  Candidate Write-in; (Humanitarian)     James "Marvelman" Gibson, II
  Candidate Write-in; (None)     Christian R. Komor
  Candidate Write-in; (None)     Patrick Masoya

Arkansas  4 year term, Election Cycle: 2014, 2018. Term Limit: No one can serve more than 2 4-year terms in a lifetime
Partisan Composition: 1 Republican

   
  Candidate Democratic     Jared K. Henderson
  Candidate Republican     Governor  Asa Hutchinson
  Candidate Libertarian     Mark West

California  4 year term, Election Cycle: 2014, 2018. Term Limit: 2 consecutive 4-year terms
Partisan Composition: 1 Democratic

   
 ** Open Chair (no incumbent) **
  Candidate Republican     John H. Cox
On General Election ballot
  Candidate Democratic     Lieutenant Governor  Gavin Newsom
On General Election ballot
11 February 2015: Announced his candidacy for Governor in 2018.

Colorado  4 year term, Election Cycle: 2014, 2018. Term Limit: 2 consecutive 4-year terms
Partisan Composition: 1 Democratic

   
 ** Open Chair (no incumbent) **
  Candidate Democratic     Congressman  Jared Polis
for Lieutenant Governor: former state Representative Dianne Primavera
Congressional District 2.
11 June 2017: Candidate for Governor in 2018.
  Candidate Republican     Treasurer  Walker Stapleton
for Lieutenant Governor: state Representative Lang Sias (R)
  Candidate Libertarian     Scott Helker
for Lieutenant Governor: Michelle Poague
  Candidate Unity     William "Bill" Hammons
for Lieutenant Governor: Eric Bodenstab

Connecticut  4 year term, Election Cycle: 2014, 2018. Term Limit: None
Partisan Composition: 1 Democratic

   
 ** Open Chair (no incumbent) **
  Candidate Democratic; Working Families     former Greenwich Selectman Edward "Ned" Lamont
for Lieutenant Governor: former Secretary of State Susan Bysiewicz
  Candidate Republican; Independent Party of Connecticut     Robert "Bob" Stefanowski
for Lieutenant Governor: state Senator Joseph "Joe" Markley
  Candidate Libertarian     Rodney "Rod" Hanscomb
for Lieutenant Governor: Jeffrey "Jeff" Thibeault
  Candidate Griebel Frank for CT     Richard "Oz" Griebel
for Lieutenant Governor: Monte Frank
  Candidate Write-in     Mark Stewart Greenstein

Florida  4 year term, Election Cycle: 2014, 2018. Term Limit: 2 consecutive 4-year terms
Partisan Composition: 1 Republican

   
 ** Open Chair (no incumbent) **
  Candidate Democratic     Tallahassee Mayor  Andrew D. Gillum
for Lieutenant Governor: Chris King
  Candidate Republican     former Congressman Ronald D. "Ron" DeSantis
for Lieutenant Governor: state Representative Jeanette Nunez
Congressman CD 6.
5 January 2018: Candidate for Governor in 2018.
10 September 2018: Resigned from Congress.
  Candidate Reform     Darcy G. Richardson
for Lieutenant Governor: former state Senator Nancy Argenziano
  Candidate No Party Affiliation     Ryan Christopher Foley
for Lieutenant Governor: John Tutton Jr.
  Candidate No Party Affiliation     Kyle Chaderwick "KC" Gibson
for Lieutenant Governor: Ellen Marie Wilds
  Candidate No Party Affiliation; (Green)     Bruce Stanley
for Lieutenant Governor: Ryan McJury
  Candidate Write-in     Piotr Blass
for Lieutenant Governor: Paul Harju
  Candidate Write-in     Harold "Hal" Johnson
for Lieutenant Governor: Tim Hayes

Georgia  4 year term, Election Cycle: 2014, 2018. Term Limit: 2 consecutive 4-year terms
Partisan Composition: 1 Republican

   
 ** Open Chair (no incumbent) **
  Candidate Democratic     former state Representative  Stacey Abrams
  Candidate Republican     Secretary of State  Brian Porter Kemp
Proceeds to and won the Runoff, 24 July 2018
31 March 2017: Running for Governor in 2018.
  Candidate Libertarian     Ted Metz
  Candidate Write-in     David C. Byrne
  Candidate Write-in     Rod Mack
  Candidate Write-in     Bobby Waldrep
  Candidate Write-in     Bobby Williams

Hawaii  4 year term, Election Cycle: 2014, 2018. Term Limit: 2 consecutive 4-year terms
Partisan Composition: 1 Democratic

   
  Candidate Democratic     Governor  David Yutaka Ige
for Lieutenant Governor: state Senator Joshua B. "Josh" Green
  Candidate Republican     state Representative  Andria P.L. Tupola
for Lieutenant Governor: Marissa Dipasupil Kerns
  Candidate Green     James R. "Jim" Brewer, Jr.
for Lieutenant Governor: Renee B. Ing
  Candidate Nonpartisan     Terrence K. Teruya
for Lieutenant Governor: Paul F. Robotti

Idaho  4 year term, Election Cycle: 2014, 2018. Term Limit: None
Partisan Composition: 1 Republican

   
 ** Open Chair (no incumbent) **
  Candidate Democratic     former state Representative  Paulette E. Jordan
  Candidate Republican     Lieutenant Governor  Brad Little
29 June 2016: Candidate for Governor in 2018.
  Candidate Constitution     Walter L.. Bayes
  Candidate Libertarian     Bev "Angel" Boeck

Illinois  4 year term, Election Cycle: 2014, 2018. Term Limit: None
Partisan Composition: 1 Republican

   
  Candidate Democratic     J.B. Pritzker
for Lieutenant Governor: state Representative Juliana Stratton
  Candidate Republican     Governor  Bruce Rauner
for Lieutenant Governor: Lieutenant Governor Evelyn Pacino Sanguinetti
  Candidate Libertarian     Grayson "Kash" Jackson
for Lieutenant Governor: Sanj Mohip
a.k.a. Benjamin Adam Winderweedle
  Candidate Conservative     state Senator  William Sam "Sam" McCann
for Lieutenant Governor: Aaron Merreighn
  Candidate Write-in     Jo 753
  Candidate Write-in     Bob Canfield
  Candidate Write-in; (Socialist Workers Party)     Dan Fein
for Lieutenant Governor: Laura Anderson
  Candidate Write-in     Nancy Foster
  Candidate Write-in     Thomas Kuna-Jacob
  Candidate Write-in; (Independent)     Gregg Moore
  Candidate Write-in     Kevin D. Ryan
  Candidate Write-in     Michael W. Scruggs
  Candidate Write-in     David Tholin

Iowa  4 year term, Election Cycle: 2014, 2018. Term Limit: None
Partisan Composition: 1 Republican

   
  Candidate Democratic     Fred Hubbell
for Lieutenant Governor: state Senator Rita R. Hart
  Candidate Republican     Governor  Kimberly K. "Kim" Reynolds
for Lieutenant Governor: Lieutenant Governor Adam Gregg
  Candidate Libertarian     Jake Porter
for Lieutenant Governor: Lynne Gentry
  Candidate Clear Water Party of Iowa     Gary Siegwarth
for Lieutenant Governor: Natalia Blaskovich

Kansas  4 year term, Election Cycle: 2014, 2018. Term Limit: 2 consecutive 4-year terms
Partisan Composition: 1 Republican

   
 ** Open Chair (no incumbent) **
  Candidate Democratic     state Senator  Laura Kelly
for Lieutenant Governor: state Senator Lynn Rogers
  Candidate Republican     Secretary of State  Kris W. Kobach
for Lieutenant Governor: Wink Hartman
7 August 2018 Primary: Received 40.62%.
  Candidate Libertarian     Jeff Caldwell
for Lieutenant Governor: Mary Gerlt
  Candidate Independent     Richard "Rick" Kloos
for Lieutenant Governor: Nathaniel Kloos
  Candidate Independent     Greg Orman
for Lieutenant Governor: John Doll

Kentucky  4 year term, Election Cycle: 2015, 2019. Term Limit: 2 consecutive 4-year terms
Partisan Composition: 1 Republican

   
  Candidate Democratic     Attorney General  Andy Beshear
for Lieutenant Governor: Jacqueline Coleman
  Candidate Republican     Governor  Matthew Griswold "Matt" Bevin
25 August 2018: Announced he would run for re-election.

Louisiana  4 year term, Election Cycle: 2015, 2019. Term Limit: 2 consecutive 4-year terms
Partisan Composition: 1 Democratic

   
  Candidate Republican     Eddie Rispone

Maine  4 year term, Election Cycle: 2014, 2018. Term Limit: 2 consecutive 4-year terms. GOVERNOR is the only Statewide elected officer
Partisan Composition: 1 Republican

   
 ** Open Chair (no incumbent) **
  Candidate Democratic     state Attorney General  Janet T. Mills
  Candidate Republican     University of Maine System Trustee  Shawn H. Moody
  Candidate Independent     Alan Caron
  Candidate Independent     state Treasurer  Teresea M. "Terry" Hayes
  Candidate Write-in; (Independent)     Kenneth A. Capron
  Candidate Write-in; (Independent)     former state Senator John T. Jenkins
  Candidate Write-in; (Not readily classifiable)     Malon A. Tracy
Reform Maine's Future
  Candidate Write-in; (Unenrolled)     J. Martin Vachon
12 June 2018: Ran as a write-in in the the Democratic Primary.

Maryland  4 year term, Election Cycle: 2014, 2018. Term Limit: 2 consecutive 4-year terms
Partisan Composition: 1 Republican

   
  Candidate Democratic     Ben Jealous
for Lieutenant Governor: Susan Turnbull
  Candidate Republican     Governor  Lawrence J. "Larry" Hogan, Jr.
for Lieutenant Governor: Lieutenant Governor Boyd K. Rutherford
  Candidate Green     Ian Schlakman
for Lieutenant Governor: Annie Chambers
  Candidate Libertarian     Shawn Quinn
for Lieutenant Governor: Christina Smith

Massachusetts  4 year term, Election Cycle: 2014, 2018. Term Limit: None
Partisan Composition: 1 Republican

   
  Candidate Democratic     former Secretary of Finance Jay M. Gonzalez
for Lieutenant Governor: Quentin Palfrey
  Candidate Republican     Governor  Charles D. "Charlie" Baker, Jr.
for Lieutenant Governor: Lieutenant Governor Karyn E. Polito

Michigan  4 year term, Election Cycle: 2014, 2018. Term Limit: 2 consecutive 4-year terms
Partisan Composition: 1 Republican

   
 ** Open Chair (no incumbent) **
  Candidate Democratic     forner state Senator Gretchen Whitmer
for Lieutenant Governor: Garlin D. Gilchrist, II
  Candidate Republican     Attorney General  William D. "Bill" Schuette
for Lieutenant Governor: Kent County Clerk Lisa Posthumus Lyons
12 September 2017: Announced he is running for Governor in 2018.
  Candidate Green     Jennifer V. Kurland
for Lieutenant Governor: Charin H. Davenport
  Candidate Libertarian     William H. "Bill" Gelineau
for Lieutenant Governor: Angelique Chaiser Thomas
  Candidate Natural Law     Keith Butkovich
for Lieutenant Governor: Raymond Warner
  Candidate U.S. Taxpayers     Todd M. Schleiger
for Lieutenant Governor: Earl P. Lackie

Minnesota  4 year term, Election Cycle: 2014, 2018. Term Limit: None
Partisan Composition: 1 Democratic

   
 ** Open Chair (no incumbent) **
  Candidate Democratic-Farmer Labor     Congressman  Timothy J. "Tim" Walz
for Lieutenant Governor: state Representative Peggy Flanagan
CD 1.
27 March 2017: Candidate for Governor
  Candidate Republican     Hennepin County Commissioner  Jeff Johnson
for Lieutenant Governor: Donna Bergstrom
  Candidate Libertarian     Josh Welter
for Lieutenant Governor: Mary O'Connor
  Candidate Grassroots - Legalize Cannabis     Thomas Christopher "Chris" Wright
for Lieutenant Governor: Judith Schwartzbacker
Grassroots - Legalize Cannabis
  Candidate Write-in; (Socialist Workers Party)     Jacquie Henderson
  Candidate Write-in; (Republican)     Jeffrey Wharton
7 May 2018: "I may have officially left the race but I will be submitting as a write in candidate ...."

Mississippi  4 year term, Election Cycle: 2015, 2019. Term Limit: No one can serve more than 2 4-year terms in a lifetime
Partisan Composition: 1 Republican

   
  Candidate Democratic     Attorney General  Jim Hood
1 October 2018: Will run for Governor in 2019.
  Candidate Republican     Petal Mayor  Hal Marx

Missouri  4 year term, Election Cycle: 2016, 2020. Term Limit: No one can serve more than 2 4-year terms in a lifetime
Partisan Composition: 1 Republican

   
  Candidate Democratic     James L. "Jim" Shea

Nebraska  4 year term, Election Cycle: 2014, 2018. Term Limit: 2 consecutive 4-year terms
Partisan Composition: 1 Republican

   
  Candidate Democratic     state Senator  Bob Krist
for Lieutenant Governor: state Senator Lynne M. Walz
12 September 2017: Announced he would change his registration from Republican to Independent.
13 September 2017: Announced he want to form a "Unity Ticket".
17 July 2017: Planning to run as a 3rd Party candidate but has not stated which party. The "Unity", "Unification", and "Centrist" parties have been mentioned. [Running as an independent candidate requires more petition signatures to be placed on the ballot than a third party candidate. -Ed]
27 December 2017: Will attempt to create the United Nebraska Party.
13 February 2018: Announced he will run as a Democrat.
  Candidate Republican     Governor  J. Peter "Pete" Ricketts
for Lieutenant Governor: Lieutenant Governor Mike Foley

Nevada  4 year term, Election Cycle: 2014, 2018. Term Limit: 2 consecutive 4-year terms
Partisan Composition: 1 Republican

   
 ** Open Chair (no incumbent) **
  Candidate Democratic     Clark County Commissioner  Stephen F. "Steve" Sisolak
  Candidate Republican     Attorney General  Adam Paul Laxalt
  Candidate Libertarian     Jared Lord
  Candidate Independent American     Russell J. Best
  Candidate No Political Party     Ryan Bundy
  Candidate None of these candidates     None of these candidates

New Hampshire  2 year term, Election Cycle: 2016, 2018. Term Limit: None. GOVERNOR is the only Statewide elected officer
Partisan Composition: 1 Republican

   
  Candidate Democratic     former state Senator Molly Kelly
  Candidate Republican     Governor  Chris Sununu
  Candidate Libertarian     Jilletta Jarvis

New Mexico  4 year term, Election Cycle: 2014, 2018. Term Limit: 2 consecutive 4-year terms
Partisan Composition: 1 Republican

   
 ** Open Chair (no incumbent) **
  Candidate Democratic     Congressman  Michelle Lujan Grisham
for Lieutenant Governor: state Senator Howie C. Morales
13 December 2016: Announced run for Governor in 2016. Congressman CD 1.
  Candidate Republican     Congressman  Stevan E. "Steve" Pearce
for Lieutenant Governor: Michelle Garcia Holmes
10 July 2017: Candidate for Governor in 2018. Congressman CD 2.

New York  4 year term, Election Cycle: 2014, 2018. Term Limit: None
Partisan Composition: 1 Democratic

   
  Candidate Democratic; Independence; Women's Equality; Working Families     Governor  Andrew M. Cuomo
for Lieutenant Governor: Lieutenant Governor Kathleen Courtney "Kathy" Hochul
  Candidate Republican; Reform; Conservative     Dutchess County Executive  Marcus J. "Marc" Molinaro
for Lieutenant Governor: former Rye City Council Member Julie Killian
4 January 2018: "... I will not be a Republican candidate for governor ...."
2 March 2018: Re-entered.
  Candidate Green     Howie Hawkins
for Lieutenant Governor: Jia Lee
  Candidate Libertarian     Larry Sharpe
for Lieutenant Governor: Andrew C. Hollister
  Candidate Serve America Movement; (Democratic)     former Syracuse Mayor Stephanie Miner
for Lieutenant Governor: Pelham Mayor Michael J. Volpe

Ohio  4 year term, Election Cycle: 2014, 2018. Term Limit: 2 consecutive 4-year terms
Partisan Composition: 1 Republican

   
 ** Open Chair (no incumbent) **
  Candidate Democratic     former First Director of the federal Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Richard "Rich" Cordray
for Lieutenant Governor: former Congresssman Betty Sutton
  Candidate Republican     Attorney General  Michael "Mike" DeWine
for Lieutenant Governor: Secretary of State Jon A. Husted
26 May 2016: Running for Governor in 2018.
  Candidate Green     Constance Gadell-Newton
for Lieutenant Governor: Brett R. Joseph
  Candidate Libertarian     Travis M. Irvine
for Lieutenant Governor: J. Todd Grayson
  Candidate Write-in     Rebecca Ayres
for Lieutenant Governor: Anthony Durgans
  Candidate Write-in     Richard Duncan
for Lieutenant Governor: Dennis A. Arino
  Candidate Write-in     Renea Turner
for Lieutenant Governor: Keith Colton

Oklahoma  4 year term, Election Cycle: 2014, 2018. Term Limit: 2 consecutive 4-year terms
Partisan Composition: 1 Republican

   
 ** Open Chair (no incumbent) **
  Candidate Democratic     former state Attorney General Drew Edmondson
  Candidate Republican     Kevin Stitt
Proceeds to and won the 28 August 2018 Runoff
  Candidate Libertarian     Chris Powell
Proceeds to and won the 28 August 2018 Runoff

Oregon  4 year term, Election Cycle: 2014, 2018. Term Limit: No more than 2 4-year terms in any 3-term period
Partisan Composition: 1 Democratic

   
  Candidate Democratic; Working Families     Governor  Kate Brown
  Candidate Republican     state Representative  Knute Buehler
  Candidate Constitution     Aaron D. Auer
  Candidate Libertarian     Nicholas J. "Nick" Chen
  Candidate Independent Party of Oregon     former McKenzie School Board Member Patrick E. Starnes
As of 28 May 2018, due to write-ins, the winner of the Independent Party primary for Governor is not known. The most likely winner is either Knute Buehler (the Republican nominee) or Patrick Starnes.
  Candidate Progressive     Christopher K. "Chris" Henry

Pennsylvania  4 year term, Election Cycle: 2014, 2018. Term Limit: 2 consecutive 4-year terms
Partisan Composition: 1 Democratic

   
  Candidate Democratic     Governor  Thomas W. "Tom" Wolf
for Lieutenant Governor: Braddock Mayor John K. Fetterman
  Candidate Republican     former state Senator Scott R. Wagner
for Lieutenant Governor: Jeffrey A. "Jeff" Bartos
  Candidate Green     Paul Glover
for Lieutenant Governor: Jocolyn Bowser-Bostick
  Candidate Libertarian     Ken V. Krawchuk
for Lieutenant Governor: former Canon-McMillan School Board Member Kathleen "Kathy" Smith

Rhode Island  4 year term, Election Cycle: 2014, 2018. Term Limit: 2 consecutive 4-year terms
Partisan Composition: 1 Democratic

   
  Candidate Democratic     Governor  Gina Marie Raimondo
  Candidate Republican     Cranston Mayor  Allan W. Fung
  Candidate Compassion     Anne Armstrong
4 October 2018: Arrested and charged with possession with the intent to deliver.
  Candidate Moderate     William H. "Bill" Gilbert
  Candidate Independent     Luis-Daniel Muñoz
  Candidate Independent     former state Representative Joseph A. "Joe" Trillo
2016 Honorary Rhode Island campaign chair for Donald Trump

South Carolina  4 year term, Election Cycle: 2014, 2018. Term Limit: 2 consecutive 4-year terms
Partisan Composition: 1 Republican

   
  Candidate Democratic     state Representative  James E. Smith, Jr.
for Lieutenant Governor: state Representative Mandy Powers Norrell
  Candidate Republican     Governor  Henry D. McMaster
for Lieutenant Governor: Pamela Evette

Proceeds to Runoff, 26 June 2018

South Dakota  4 year term, Election Cycle: 2014, 2018. Term Limit: 2 consecutive 4-year terms
Partisan Composition: 1 Republican

   
 ** Open Chair (no incumbent) **
  Candidate Democratic     state Senator  Billie H. Sutton
for Lieutenant Governor: Michelle Lavallee
  Candidate Republican     Congressman  Kristi Lynn Noem
for Lieutenant Governor: state Representative Larry Rhoden
14 November 2016: Congressman Kristi Lynn Noem announces his candidacy for Governor in 2018.
  Candidate Libertarian     Kurt Evans
for Lieutenant Governor: Richard Shelatz

Tennessee  4 year term, Election Cycle: 2014, 2018. Term Limit: 2 consecutive 4-year terms. GOVERNOR is the only Statewide elected officer
Partisan Composition: 1 Republican

   
 ** Open Chair (no incumbent) **
  Candidate Democratic     former Nashville Mayor Karl Dean
  Candidate Republican     Bill Lee
  Candidate Independent     Mark "Coonrippy" Brown
  Candidate Independent; (Libertarian)     Sherry L. Clark
  Candidate Independent; (Libertarian)     Justin Cornett
  Candidate Independent; (Libertarian)     Gabriel Fancher
  Candidate Independent; (Libertarian)     Sean Bruce Fleming
  Candidate Independent; (Libertarian)     William Andrew "Andrew" Helmstetter
  Candidate Independent; (Libertarian)     Cory King
  Candidate Independent; (Libertarian)     Matthew Koch
  Candidate Independent     Tommy Ray McAnally
  Candidate Independent     Jessie D. McDonald
  Candidate Independent     Toney Randall Mitchell
  Candidate Independent     Yvonne Neubert
  Candidate Independent; (Libertarian)     Alfred Shawn Rapoza
  Candidate Independent     Chad Riden
  Candidate Independent     Robert Sawyers, Sr.
  Candidate Independent     Heather Scott
  Candidate Independent     George Blackwell Smith, IV
  Candidate Independent; (Libertarian)     Jeremy Allen Stephenson
  Candidate Independent; (Libertarian)     Tracy C. Yaste Tisdale
  Candidate Independent; (Libertarian)     Mike Toews
  Candidate Independent     Rick Tyler
Also running for House CD 3.
  Candidate Independent; (Libertarian)     Vinnie Vineyard
  Candidate Independent     Jaron D. Weidner
  Candidate Independent     Patrick Whitlock
  Candidate Independent     Joe B. Wilmoth
  Candidate Independent     Mark Wright

Texas  4 year term, Election Cycle: 2014, 2018. Term Limit: None
Partisan Composition: 1 Republican

   
  Candidate Democratic     former Dallas County Sheriff Lupe Valdez
Proceeds to and won the 22 May 2018 Runoff
  Candidate Republican     Governor  Greg Abbott
  Candidate Libertarian     former Lago Vista City Councilman Mark Jay Tippetts

Vermont  2 year term, Election Cycle: 2016, 2018. Term Limit: None
Partisan Composition: 1 Republican

   
  Candidate Democratic     Christine Hallquist
  Candidate Republican     Governor  Phil Scott
  Candidate Earth Rights     Stephen Marx
  Candidate Liberty Union     Emily "Em" Peyton
  Candidate Independent     Trevor Barlow
  Candidate Independent; (Marijuana)     Cris Ericson
  Candidate Independent     Charles "Chuck" Laramie
  Candidate Write-in; (Democratic)     state Senator  John Rodgers

Wisconsin  4 year term, Election Cycle: 2014, 2018. Term Limit: None
Partisan Composition: 1 Republican

   
  Candidate Democratic     Public Instruction Superintendent  Anthony Steven "Tony" Evers
for Lieutenant Governor: former state Assemblyman Mandela Barnes
  Candidate Republican     Governor  Scott Walker
for Lieutenant Governor: Lieutenant Governor Rebecca Kleefisch
  Candidate Libertarian     Phillip "Phil" Anderson
for Lieutenant Governor: Patrick Baird
  Candidate Wisconsin Green     Michael J. White
for Lieutenant Governor: Tiffany Anderson
  Candidate Independent     former Antigo Town Councilor Maggie Turnbull
for Lieutenant Governor: William Stephen "Wil" Losch
  Candidate The Wisconsin Party     Arnie Enz
  Candidate Write-in; (Independent)     Ralph "Robbie" Hoffman

Wyoming  4 year term, Election Cycle: 2014, 2018. Term Limit: No more than 2 4-year terms in any 4-term period. The Wyoming Supreme Court determined on 4 May 2004 that term limits require an amendment to the state constitution rather than, as they were, imposed by a 1992 ballot initiative. At the time, the ruling was not applied to statewide offices. Reference: CATHCART v. MEYER, 2004 WY 49, 88 P.3d 1050, Case Number: 04-32, 04-33, 04-34, Decided: 05/04/2004
Partisan Composition: 1 Republican

   
 ** Open Chair (no incumbent) **
  Candidate Democratic     former state Representative Mary A. Throne
  Candidate Republican     Treasurer  Mark Gordon
  Candidate Constitution     Rex "T-Rex" Rammell
  Candidate Libertarian     Lawrence Gerard Struempf

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
  Democratic-Farmer Labor
  Republican
Major Third Parties
  Constitution
  Green
  Libertarian
  Reform
  Wisconsin Green
Other Third Parties
  Clear Water Party of Iowa
  Compassion
  Conservative
  Earth Rights
  Grassroots - Legalize Cannabis
  Griebel Frank for CT
  Humanitarian
  Independence
  Independent American
  Independent Party of Connecticut
  Independent Party of Oregon
  Liberty Union
  Marijuana
  Moderate
  Natural Law
  Progressive
  Republican Takeover
  Serve America Movement
  Socialist Workers Party
  U.S. Taxpayers
  Unity
  Women's Equality
  Working Families
Independents
  Independent
  No Party Affiliation
  No Political Party
  None
  Nonpartisan
  Petition
  The Wisconsin Party
  Unenrolled
Write-in/Scattered/otherwise not readily classifiable
  None of these candidates
  Not readily classifiable
  Write-in
 

Notes

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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