The Green Papers
Governor's Chairs, Senate, and House Seats
up for Election on 6 November 2018
with no incumbent running for them

This table is updated after each state completes its nominating process. Currently, 2 jurisdictions have completed their nominating processes: Illinois, Texas.

Governor's Chairs, Senate and House Seats...
Open (incumbent not running for re-election)
No incumbent running
Uncontested (one candidate running)
Multiple incumbents running
Only One Major Party Candidate

House CD 4
Democratic - Cook County Commissioner  Jesus G. "Chuy" Garcia
Republican - Mark Wayne Lorch
House CD 2
Democratic - Todd Catlett Litton
Republican - Daniel "Dan" Crenshaw
Republican - state Representative  Kevin Roberts
Libertarian - Stephen Patrick "Patrick" Gunnels
Independent - Scott Cubbler
Independent - James Kelaher
Independent - Chigozie Nwokeafor
House CD 3
Democratic - Lorie Louise Burch
Democratic - Samuel H. "Sam" Johnson
Republican - state Senator  Nicholas V. "Van" Taylor
Libertarian - Christopher John "Chris" Claytor
Libertarian - Scott Lanier Jameson
Independent - Roger Richard Barone
Independent; (Green) - Robert Carter Mason
House CD 5
Democratic - Danny Eugene "Dan" Wood, Jr.
Republican - state Representative  Lance Gooden
Republican - Bunni Pounds
Libertarian - Benjamin Gibson "Ben" Leder
Independent - Griffin Jones
House CD 6
Democratic - Jana Lynne Sanchez
Democratic - Ruby Faye Woolridge
Republican - Texas Veterans Commissioner  John Kevin "Jake" Ellzey
Republican - former Arlington City Council Member Ron Wright
Libertarian - Jason Allen Harber
Independent - Gregory "Greg" Brady
House CD 16
Democratic - former El Paso County Judge Veronica Escobar
Republican - Rick Seeberger
Libertarian - Mackenzie Dee Grubbs
Independent - Rene Fierro
Independent - Ben Mendoza
House CD 21
Democratic - Joseph Kopser
Democratic - Mary E. Wilson
Republican - Brian Matthew "Matt" McCall
Republican - Chip Roy
Libertarian - Lee Santos
Independent - Isaac Gallegos
Independent - Thomas "Tom" Molnar
Independent - Ricardo Turullols-Bonilla
House CD 27
Democratic - Raul "Roy" Barrera
Democratic - Eric Holguin
Republican - former Texas Water Development Board Chair Bech Bruun
Republican - Michael J. Cloud
Libertarian - Daniel F. Tinus
Independent - James Duerr
Independent - William Vaden
House CD 29
Democratic - state Senator  Sylvia R. Garcia
Republican - Phillip Arnold Aronoff
Republican - Carmen Maria Montiel
Green - James Partsch-Galvan
Libertarian - Cullen Bryan Burns
Libertarian - former San Antonio River Authority Board Member Nazirite Ruben Flores "Ruben" Perez
Libertarian - Richard Saettone
Congressman 9

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.


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