The Green Papers: Virgin Islands 2022 General Election
 
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Elections for Statewide offices and Congress
✓ Primary Election: Saturday 6 August 2022
✓ General Election: Tuesday 8 November 2022
✓ Gubernatorial Runoff Election (no contests on this website advance to a runoff): Tuesday 22 November 2022
Tuesday 17 May 2022 - Filing Deadline - Primary/Independent/Third/Minor .
Saturday 6 August 2022 - Primary Election . Polling hours 7:00a-7:00p AST (1100-2300 UTC).
Tuesday 8 November 2022 - General Election . Polling hours reportedly 7:00a-7:00p AST (1100-2300 UTC).
Tuesday 22 November 2022 - Gubernatorial Runoff Election (no contests on this website advance to a runoff) . Polling hours reportedly 7:00a-7:00p AST (1100-2300 UTC).
 
Capital:Charlotte Amalie (island of St. Thomas)
 

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Virgin Islands State and Local Government


If no Gubernatorial or Delegate to the United States House of Representative candidate receives a majority of the General Election vote, the top two vote getters proceed to a runoff held 14 days after the General election. (Revised Organic Act of 1954, Sec., 11 re: Gov.-Lt Gov. §1422; P.L. 92-271 re: Delegate to House of Representatives §1712)

2022 Primary Election from the Election System of the Virgin Islands.

2022 General Election from the Election System of the Virgin Islands.

8 November 2022 General Election returns from the Election System of the Virgin Islands.

 
           

Governor  4 year term, Election Cycle: 2018, 2022. Term Limit: 2 consecutive full 4-year terms. Territorial Governor

Seat up for regular election Democratic Governor  Albert J. Bryan, Jr.
• Re-elected Tuesday 8 November 2022
First elected: 2018
Seat up for regular election: Tuesday 8 November 2022
The current Governor is unaffected by the State's term limit.
Renominated
 Candidate list (4, 1 write-in)
  Elected Democratic 11,991 56.04% Governor  Albert J. Bryan, Jr.
for Lieutenant Governor: Tregenza Roach
  Candidate Independent 8,167 38.17% island Senator  Kurt A. Vialet
for Lieutenant Governor: Janelle K. Sarauw
  Candidate Independent Citizen Movement 731 3.42% Stephen "Smokey" Frett, Sr.
for Lieutenant Governor: Gregory "Brother" R. Miller, Jr.
  Candidate Scattering 269 1.26% Write-In Totals
  Candidate Independent 241 1.13% Ronald Pickard
for Lieutenant Governor: Elroy Turnbull
Total 21,399 100.00%  

Delegate to the House of Representatives  2 year term, Election Cycle: 2020, 2022

Seat up for regular election Democratic Territorial Delegate  Stacey E. Plaskett
• Re-elected Tuesday 8 November 2022
First elected: 2014; re-elected: 2016, 2018, 2020.
Seat up for regular election: Tuesday 8 November 2022
Renominated
 ** Uncontested Race **
 Candidate list (1, 1 write-in)
  Elected Democratic 16,152 98.73% Territorial Delegate  Stacey E. Plaskett
FEC H2VI00082; 19 Oct 22; Tot $937,568; Dsb $864,663
  Candidate Scattering 208 1.27% Write-In Totals
Total 16,360 100.00%  
 

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   Those parties which received electoral votes through winning a plurality of a state's [or the District of Columbia's] popular vote in any presidential election between 1984 and 2016. See Classification of Political parties.
  Democratic (affiliates): 2 incumbents, 2 candidates
  Republican
Other Third Parties
  Independent Citizen Movement: 1 candidate
Independents
  Independent: 2 candidates
Write-in/Scattered/otherwise not readily classifiable
  Not readily classifiable
  Scattering: 2 candidates
 
Candidates running under the banner of more than one party are counted towards each party's total. A candidate who has lost a primary or is apparently no longer a candidate is not counted.

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.

Primary dates marked "presumably" and polling times marked "reportedly" are based on unofficial or estimated data (especially as regards local variations from a jurisdictionwide statutory and/or regulatory standard) and are, thereby, subject to change.

"FEC" indicates the Federal Election Commission (FEC) Campaign Finance Summary.

When available, we post each candidate's FEC identification number, the date of their most recently filed Report of Receipts and Disbursements, their "Tot" [Total Receipts (contributions received or what came in: FEC Form 3, Line 16, Column B)] and their "Dsb" [Total Disbursements (expenditures or what was spent: FEC Form 3, Line 23, Column B)]. A link is provided to the Federal Election Commission's Summary Report for those who might wish to explore the details.

If a candidate raises or spends $5,000 or less, he or she is not subject to FEC reporting requirements.


Links Links to other web sites

Election Authority
  Election System of the Virgin Islands
  Elections System of the Virgin Islands - facebook
  VI Elections System - twitter
Legislature   Links to State Legislatures
  Legislature of the Virgin Islands
  US Code - Virgin Islands Cornell University Law School - Legal Information Institute
  Virgin Islands Code Unannotated LexisNexis
Democratic
  U.S. Virgin Islands Democratic Party (facebook.com)
  US Virgin Islands Democratic Party (facebook.com). Appears to be mostly unused.
Republican
  The Republican Party of the USVI
  The Republican Party of the Virgin Islands; P.O. Box 1532; St. Thomas, VI 00804; 340-776-0583
  Virgin Islands Republican Party (Facebook)
Third Party
  Independent Citizens Movement of the Virgin Islands
Media & others
  Politics1.com - Virgin Islands
  St. Croix Source
  St. John Source
  St. John Tradewinds
  St. Thomas Source
  The Virgin Islands Consortium
  The Virgin Islands Daily News
  WSTA AM - St. Thomas
  WTJX TV - Virgin Islands Public Television

 


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