The Green Papers: 2020 General Election
 
Copyright www.flags.net/UNST.htm 2020 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 2020 are marked as such.

There have been 0 deaths, 0 resignations, and 0 changes of party affiliation in 2020.

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Delaware  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 Democratic

Chair up for regular election Democratic Governor  John Charles Carney, Jr.
Previously served in the U.S. House 2011-2017. First elected to the Governor's Chair: 2016.
Chair up for regular election: Tuesday 3 November 2020
The current Governor is unaffected by the State's term limit.
  Candidate Democratic     Anne Kerner
  Candidate Democratic     David Lamar Williams, Jr.

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

Chair up for regular election
Open
Democratic Governor  Steve Bullock
First elected: 2012; re-elected: 2016.
Chair up for regular election: Tuesday 3 November 2020
The current Governor is affected by a term limit and cannot run for re-election.
Open Chair - At term limit.
14 May 2019: "I'm Steve Bullock and I'm running for President."
2 December 2019: Suspended campaign. "... it has become clear that in this moment, I won't be able to break through to the top tier of this still-crowded field of candidates ...."
9 March 2020: "Now I'm taking that fight to the US Senate."
  Candidate Democratic     Lieutenant Governor  Mike Cooney
for Lieutenant Governor: state Representative Casey Schreiner
  Candidate Democratic     Whitney Williams
for Lieutenant Governor: former Culbertson School Board Trustee Buzz Mattelin
  Candidate Republican     Attorney General  Tim Fox
for Lieutenant Governor: former state Representative Jon Knokey
24 January 2019: Candidate for Governor in 2020.
  Candidate Republican     Member of Congress  Greg Gianforte
for Lieutenant Governor: Kristen Juras
7 June 2019: Filed to run for Governor.
  Candidate Republican     state Senator  Albert "Al" "Doc" Olszewski
for Lieutenant Governor: state Senator Kenneth Bogner
  Candidate Green     Robert Barb
for Lieutenant Governor: Joshua Thomas
  Candidate Libertarian     Lyman Bishop
for Lieutenant Governor: John Nesper

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

Chair up for regular election Democratic Governor  Roy Asberry Cooper, III
First elected: 2016
Chair up for regular election: Tuesday 3 November 2020
The current Governor is unaffected by the State's term limit.
Renominated
  Candidate Democratic     Governor  Roy Asberry Cooper, III
    Democratic     Ernest Tyrone Reeves - lost primary
  Candidate Republican     Lieutenant Governor  Daniel James "Dan" Forest
28 January 2019: Running for Governor in 2020.
    Republican     state Representative  Holly Getz Grange - lost primary
  Candidate Constitution     Albert Lawrence "Al" Pisano
  Candidate Libertarian     Steven Joseph DiFiore, II

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

Chair up for regular election Democratic Governor  Jay R. Inslee
First elected: 2012; re-elected: 2016.
Chair up for regular election: Tuesday 3 November 2020
  Candidate Independent     Thor Amundson
  Candidate Other     David W. Blomstrom
Fifth Republic
  Candidate No Party Preference     Craig Campbell
  Candidate Republican     Richard L. Carpenter
  Candidate Republican     Loren Culp
  Candidate Democratic     Cairo D'Almeida
  Candidate Socialist Workers Party     Henry Clay Dennison
  Candidate Republican     Tim Eyman
  Candidate Republican     state Senator  Phil Fortunato
  Candidate Republican     former Bothell Mayor Joshua Freed
  Candidate Democratic     Raul Garcia
  Candidate Democratic     Omari Tahir Garrett
  Candidate Democratic     Ian Gonzales
  Candidate Independent     Elaina J. Gonzalez
  Candidate Republican     Goodspaceguy
  Candidate Republican     Tylor Grow
  Candidate Green     Liz Hallock
  Candidate Democratic     Gene Hart
  Candidate Other     former Lake Forest Park City Councilman Nate Herzog
Pre2016 Republican
  Candidate Republican     Bill Hirt
  Candidate Democratic     Governor  Jay R. Inslee
22 August 2019: Running for re-election after withdrawing as a Presidential contender.
  Candidate Republican     Leon Anon Lawson
Trump Republican
  Candidate Other     William "Bill" Miller
American Patriot
  Candidate Republican     Matthew Murray
  Candidate Independent     Dylan B. Nails
  Candidate No Party Preference     Cregan M. Newhouse
    Independent     Asa Palagi - apparently not a candidate
  Candidate Democratic     Donovan L. "Don" Rivers
  Candidate Unaffiliated     Ryan Ryals
  Candidate Republican     Anton Sakharov
Trump Republican
    No Party Preference     Lisa Thomas - apparently not a candidate
  Candidate Other     Alex Tsimerman
StandUpAmerican
  Candidate No Party Preference     Cameron M. Vessey
  Candidate Other     David Voltz
CASCADIA LABOUR
  Candidate No Party Preference     Brian R. Weed
  Candidate Republican     Martin L.. "Iceman" Wheeler
  Candidate Other     Winston WIlkes
ProperTarianist
  Candidate Other     Joshua Wolf
New-Liberty

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.

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Major Third Parties
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Other Third Parties
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Independents
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  Other
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Write-in/Scattered/otherwise not readily classifiable
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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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