The Green Papers: 2019 General Election
 
Copyright www.flags.net/UNST.htm 2019 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 2019 are marked as such.

There have been 0 deaths, 0 resignations, and 0 changes of party affiliation in 2019.

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

   
  Candidate Democratic     state Representative  Rocky Adkins
for Lieutenant Governor: Jefferson County School Board of Education Stephanie "Steph" Horne
  Candidate Democratic     Attorney General  Andy Beshear
for Lieutenant Governor: Jacqueline Coleman
  Candidate Democratic     former state Auditor Adam Edelen
for Lieutenant Governor: Gill Holland
  Candidate Democratic     Geoffrey M. "Geoff" Young
for Lieutenant Governor: Joshua N. "Josh" French
  Candidate Republican     Governor  Matthew Griswold "Matt" Bevin
for Lieutenant Governor: state Senator Ralph A. Alvarado

25 August 2018: Announced he would run for re-election.
  Candidate Republican     state Representative  Robert Goforth
for Lieutenant Governor: Michael T. "Mike" Hogan
  Candidate Republican     Ike Lawrence
for Lieutenant Governor: James Anthony Rose
  Candidate Republican     William E. Woods
for Lieutenant Governor: Justin B. Miller

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

   
  Candidate Republican     Congressman  Ralph Lee Abraham, Jr.
Congressman CD 5.
6 December 2018: Running for Governor in 2019.
  Candidate Republican     Eddie Rispone

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 Democratic     Velesha Williams
  Candidate Democratic     Albert Wilson
  Candidate Republican     state Representative  Robert Foster
    Republican     Petal Mayor Hal Marx - apparently not a candidate
3 January 2019: No longer running in order to support his wife as she battles cancer. "After a lot of prayer and talking it over with my family, I just feel like I'm not able to run a statewide campaign and be the husband I need to be for my wife."
  Candidate Republican     Lieutenant Governor  Tate Reeves
3 January 2019: Running for Governor in 2019.
  Candidate Republican     former Mississippi Supreme Court Chief Justice William "Bill" Waller, Jr.
  Candidate Independent     David R. "Big Dave" Singletary

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

Montana  4 year term, Election Cycle: 2016, 2020. Term Limit: No more than 2 4-year terms in any 4-term period
Partisan Composition: 1 Democratic

   
  Candidate Republican     Attorney General  Tim Fox
24 January 2019: Candidate for Governor in 2020.
  Candidate Republican     Secretary of State  Corey Stapleton
2 January 2019: Announced he will run for Governor in 2020.

North Carolina  4 year term, Election Cycle: 2016, 2020. Term Limit: 2 consecutive 4-year terms
Partisan Composition: 1 Democratic

   
  Candidate Republican     Lieutenant Governor  Daniel J. "Dan" Forest
28 January 2019: Running for Governor in 2020.

Utah  4 year term, Election Cycle: 2016, 2020. Term Limit: None
Partisan Composition: 1 Republican

   
  Candidate Republican     Jeff Burningham

Virginia  4 year term, Election Cycle: 2017, 2021. Term Limit: ineligble to immediately succeed after a given 4-year term
Partisan Composition: 1 Democratic

   
  Candidate Democratic     Attorney General  Mark R. Herring
7 December 2018: Announced he would run for Attorney General in 2021.

West Virginia  4 year term, Election Cycle: 2016, 2020. Term Limit: 2 consecutive 4-year terms
Partisan Composition: 1 Republican

   
  Candidate Democratic     Stephen Noble Smith
  Candidate Republican     Paul Chapman
  Candidate Republican     former state Delegate Mike Folk
  Candidate Republican     Governor Jim Justice
7 January 2019: Announced that he would run for re-election.

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
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Independents
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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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