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2018 Gubernatorial Primaries at a Glance

This "at a glance" look at the primary in each State simply lists the winner (and, in many cases, the candidate who came in second) in each Primary in chronological order.

boldface followed by (inc) indicates the incumbent

Date State Democrat
R Winner % Second % R Winner % Second %
Tuesday 6 March 2018 Texas  Valdez (43%) v. White (28%) proceed to 22 May runoff  Abbott (inc)      
Tuesday 20 March 2018 Illinois  Pritzker 46 Biss 26  Rauner (inc) N Ives  
Tuesday 8 May 2018 Ohio  Cordray L Kucinich    DeWine D Taylor  
Tuesday 15 May 2018 Idaho  Jordan D Balukoff    Little 37 Labrador 33
Nebraska  Krist D Ward    Ricketts (inc)      
Oregon  Brown (inc)        Buehler 48 Carpenter 30
Pennsylvania  Wolf (inc) U      Wagner 44 Mango 40
Tuesday 22 May 2018 Arkansas  Henderson L Sanders    Hutchinson (inc) L Morgan  
Georgia  Abrams        Cagle (39%) v. Kemp (26%) proceed to a 26 June runoff
TexasR Valdez D White  R        
Tuesday 5 June 2018 Alabama  Maddox D Cobb    Ivey D Battle  
California  Newsom 33      Cox 26    
Top Two Primary Top Two Primary
Iowa  Hubbell D Glasson    Reynolds (inc)   U  
New Mexico  Grisham (inc) L Apodaca    Pearce U    
South Dakota  Sutton P      Noem D Jackley  
Tuesday 12 June 2018 Maine  Mills D Cote    Moody D Mason  
Nevada  Sisolak N Giunchigliani    Laxalt L Schwartz  
South Carolina  Smith L Willis    McMaster (inc.) v Warren proceed to a 26 June runoff
Tuesday 19 June 2018 ArkansasR        R        
Tuesday 26 June 2018 Colorado  Polis 45 Kennedy 25  Stapleton 48 Mitchell 30
Maryland  Jealous 40 Baker 29  Hogan (inc) U    
Oklahoma  Edmondson L Johnson    Cornett v. Stitt
proceed to a 28 August runoff
South CarolinaR        R McMaster (inc) D Warren  
Tuesday 17 July 2018 AlabamaR        R        
Tuesday 24 July 2018 GeorgiaR        R Kemp L Cagle  
Thursday 2 August 2018 Tennessee  Dean L Fitzhugh    Lee 37 Boyd 24
Tuesday 7 August 2018 Kansas  Kelly N Brewer           
Michigan  Whitmer N El-Sayed    Schuette N Calley  
Saturday 11 August 2018 Hawaii  Ing (inc) N Hanabusa    Tupola D Carrol  
Tuesday 14 August 2018 Connecticut  Lamont        Stefanowski 29 Boughton 21
Minnesota  Walz 42 Murphy 32  Johnson D Pawlenty  
South DakotaR        R        
Vermont  Hallquist 48 Ehlers 22  Scott (inc) L Stern  
Wisconsin  Evers 42 Mitchell 16  Walker (inc)      
Tuesday 21 August 2018 Alaska  Begich U      Dunleavy L Treadwell  
Wyoming  Throne L Green    Gordon 33 Friess 26
Tuesday 28 August 2018 Arizona  Garcia 49 Farley 34  Ducey (inc) L Bennett  
Florida  Gillum 34 Graham 31  DeSantis D Putnam  
OklahomaR        R Stitt D Cornett  
Tuesday 4 September 2018 Massachusetts  Gonzalez L Massie    Baker (inc) L Lively  
Tuesday 11 September 2018 New Hampshire  Kelly L Marchand    Sununu (inc) P    
Wednesday 12 September 2018 Rhode Island  Raimondo D Brown    Fung D Morgan  
Thursday 13 September 2018 New York  Cuomo (inc) L Nixon    Molinaro P    


2018 General Election Outline

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