The Green Papers: What's New?

First Quarter (Jan - Mar) 2018

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23 changes to the candidate list.
by TheGreenPapers.com Staff

23 changes to the candidate list:

Alaska: Governor: former state Senator Charlie Huggins (Republican) - apparently not a candidate.

Arizona: House CD 8 Special: Steven Sawdy (Republican) - added.

California: Senate Class 1: Ling Ling Shi (Unaffiliated) - added. House CD 4: Mitchell Kendrick White (Republican) - added. House CD 5: Nils I. Palsson (No Party Preference) - added. House CD 22: Brant John-Michael Williams (Democratic) - Re-added. Insurance Commissioner: Asif Mahmood (Democratic) - previously listed as a candidate for Lieutenant Governor.

Florida: House CD 6: Stephen Sevigny (Democratic) - added; Michael "Mike" Waltz (Republican) - added. House CD 8: Sanjay Patel (Democratic) - added. House CD 13: George William Buck (Republican) - added. House CD 14: Alix Christopher Toulme, Jr. (No Party Affiliation) - added. House CD 26: Demetries A. Grimes (Democratic) - added.

Maryland: House CD 7: Raymond J. "Ray" Bly (Republican) - added.

Nevada: House CD 4: former Congressman Cresent Leo Hardy (Republican) - added.

Ohio: House CD 12 Special: Tim Kane (Republican) - added. House CD 16: Grant Goodrich (Democratic) - added.

Tennessee: House CD 9: Charlotte Bergmann (Republican) - added.

Washington: House CD 2: Collin Carlson (Independent) - added.

West Virginia: House CD 3: state Delegate Shirley Love (Democratic) - added; Huntington Mayor Steve Williams (Democratic) - apparently not a candidate.

Wisconsin: Governor: Jay Ralph Hoeft (Independent) - added. House CD 7: David Beeksma (Democratic) - added.

42 changes to the candidate list.
by TheGreenPapers.com Staff

42 changes to the candidate list:

Arizona: Senate Class 1: Michelle Marie Griffin (Republican) - added. Secretary of State: Mark Robert Gordon (Democratic) - added.

California: House CD 49: San Juan Capistrano City Councilman Brian L. Maryott (Republican) - added.

Connecticut: Lieutenant Governor: Ann Brookes (Republican) - added; former New Fairfield First Selectman Susan Chapman (Republican) - added; state Senator Joe Markley (Republican) - added. Treasurer: Thad Gray (Republican) - added.

Florida: House CD 4: Jason Michael Bulger (No Party Affiliation) - added. House CD 6: John Nehring Upchurch (Democratic) - added.

Georgia: Lieutenant Governor: Sarah Riggs Amico (Democratic) - added.

Iowa: Secretary of Agriculture and Land Stewardship: Secretary of Agriculture and Land Stewardship Bill Northey (Republican) - Open Office; Craig Lang (Republican) - added.

Kansas: Secretary of State: state Senator Marci Francisco (Democratic) - added.

Massachusetts: House CD 3: Eduardo Rosas (Democratic) - added.

Minnesota: Senate Class 2 Special: Bob Anderson (Republican) - added. Attorney General: St. Paul City Attorney Sam Clark (Democratic-Farmer Labor) - added; state Representative John Lesch (Democratic-Farmer Labor) - apparently not a candidate; fprmer state Commerce Commissioner Mike Rothman (Democratic-Farmer Labor) - added. Auditor: Julie Blaha (Democratic-Farmer Labor) - added; former state Representative Pam Myhra (Republican) - added.

Mississippi: House CD 3: state Senator Sally Doty (Republican) - added; Whit Hughes (Republican) - added; Perry Parker (Republican) - added.

New Hampshire: House CD 2: Brian Belanger (Republican) - added.

New Jersey: House CD 2: Brian Fitzherbert (Republican) - added.

New Mexico: Lieutenant Governor: state Senator Howie C. Morales (Democratic) - added. House CD 2: Ronald James "Ron" Fitzherbert (Democratic) - apparently not a candidate. Auditor: Brian S. Colón (Democratic) - added.

New York: House CD 27: Grand Island Town Supervisor Nathan "Nate" McMurray (Democratic) - added.

Ohio: House CD 12 Special: Lawrence Cohen (Republican) - added.

Pennsylvania: House CD 7: Shelly Chauncey (Democratic) - added. House CD 9: state House Majority Leader Dave Reed (Republican) - added.

Tennessee: House CD 4: Michael "Mike" Shupe (Independent) - added.

Texas: House CD 10: Kevin Nelson (Democratic) - added.

Virginia: House CD 6: Elkton Town Councillor Steve America (Independent) - added; Mike Desjadon (Republican) - added; Chan M. Park (Republican) - apparently not a candidate; Elliot Pope (Republican) - added; Douglas Wright (Republican) - added.

Washington: House CD 8: Chris Franco (Democratic) - added.

Wisconsin: Lieutenant Governor: former state Assemblyman Mandela Barnes (Democratic) - added.

34 changes to the candidate list.
by TheGreenPapers.com Staff

34 changes to the candidate list:

California: House CD 34: Adrienne Nicole Edwards (Democratic) - added.

Connecticut: Governor: former Greenwich Selectman Ned Lamont (Democratic) - added. Attorney General: state Representative Mike D'Agostino (Democratic) - added; state Senator Paul Doyle (Democratic) - added; Clare Kindall (Democratic) - added; state Representative William Tong (Democratic) - added.

Delaware: Attorney General: Chuck Boyce (Republican) - apparently not a candidate; former New Castle County Chief Administrative Officer Kathy Jennings (Democratic) - added; Tim Mullaney (Democratic) - added; Thomas S. "Tom" Neuberger (Republican) - added.

Florida: Attorney General: Sean Michael Shaw (Democratic) - added.

Illinois: House CD 17: Mark A. Kleine (Republican) - apparently not a candidate. Secretary of State: state Senator Michael E. Hastings (Democratic) - apparently not a candidate.

Maryland: House CD 3: Eduardo Rosas (Democratic) - added.

Massachusetts: House CD 1: Frederick "Fritz" Mayock (Independent) - added.

Minnesota: House CD 2: Bradley "Brad" Svenson (Independence) - added.

New Jersey: House CD 2: Robert Turkavage (Republican) - added. House CD 4: Felicia Stoler (Republican) - added.

New Mexico: House CD 2: David Baake (Democratic) - apparently not a candidate; Tony Martinez (Democratic) - apparently not a candidate; Xochitl Torres Small (Democratic) - added.

New York: Lieutenant Governor: New Yord City Council Member Jumaane D. Williams (Democratic) - added. House CD 2: John Rennhack (Democratic) - added. House CD 25: Gates Town Supervisor Mark W. Assini (Republican) - added; Jim Maxwell (Republican) - added.

Ohio: House CD 12 Special: Liberty Township Trustee Melanie Leneghan (Republican) - added.

Oklahoma: House CD 5: Gwendolyn Black (Democratic) - added. Auditor and Inspector: Charlie Prater (Republican) - added. Superintendent of Public Instruction: Peggs Public Schools Superintendent John Cox (Democratic) - added.

Oregon: House CD 5: Joseph S. Nations (Republican) - added.

Pennsylvania: Lieutenant Governor: former state Representative Gordon Denlinger (Republican) - added; Montgomery County Commissioner Joseph C. "Joe" Gale (Republican) - added; Muhlenberg School Board President Otto W. Voit, III (Republican) - added.

Utah: House CD 3: Congressman John Curtis (Republican) - added as candidate.

New page: Statewide Political Party Strength going into the 2018 Midterm Elections
by Richard E. Berg-Andersson

Statewide Political Party Strength going into the 2018 Midterm Elections

A mathematical model of the Relative Strength of the two Major Parties in each of the 50 States of the American Union going into the 2018 General Election, based on how each State has voted for President of the United States, its own Governor, its Congressional delegation (that is: its two United States Senators plus its member[s] of the U.S. House of Representatives) and its own legislature.

10 changes to the candidate list.
by TheGreenPapers.com Staff

10 changes to the candidate list:

California: House CD 8: former Copper Mountain Community College Trustee Rita Ramirez (Democratic) - added. House CD 45: Mission Viejo Mayor Pro Tem Greg Raths (Republican) - added.

Florida: Senate Class 1: Angela Walls-Windhauser (Write-in) - added. House CD 6: Robert Joseph Jones (Republican) - added. House CD 7: Mark Busch (Republican) - apparently not a candidate.

Michigan: House CD 10: Kimberly Bizon (Democratic) - added.

Nevada: Treasurer: former state Assemblyman Andrew Martin (Democratic) - added.

New York: House CD 1: Port Jefferson Village Trustee Bruce Miller (Democratic) - added. House CD 2: Suffolk County Legislator DuWayne Gregory (Democratic) - added.

Washington: House CD 8: Mona Das (Democratic) - apparently not a candidate.

6 changes to the candidate list.
by TheGreenPapers.com Staff

6 changes to the candidate list:

California: Governor: John Zuber (Republican) - added. House CD 15: Richard Gomez (Green) - added. House CD 48: Deanie Ann Schaarsmith (Democratic) - added.

Nevada: House CD 4: Las Vegas City Councilman Stavros S. Anthony (Republican) - apparently not a candidate.

Ohio: House CD 3: David Lowry (Libertarian) - added.

Vermont: House At-Large: Ben Mitchell (Democratic) - added.

54 changes to the candidate list.
by TheGreenPapers.com Staff

54 changes to the candidate list:

Alaska: House At-Large: Alyse Galvin (Democratic, Independent) - added.

Arizona: Senate Class 1: Board of Regents Member Jay Heiler (Republican) - apparently not a candidate; Congressman Martha E. McSally (Republican) - previously listed as a candidate for House CD 2. House CD 2: Congressman Martha E. McSally (Republican) - Open Seat. House CD 3: Joe Nicolas "Nick" Pierson (Republican) - added.

California: House CD 39: Mt. San Antonio College Trustee Jay F. Chen (Democratic) - added; Herbert Lee (Democratic) - added.

Colorado: House CD 1: Charles "Casper" Wesley Stockham (Republican) - added.

Connecticut: Governor: Middletown Mayor Dan Drew (Democratic) - apparently not a candidate. Lieutenant Governor: state Representative Liz Linehan (Democratic) - apparently not a candidate.

Florida: House CD 2: Brandon Peters (Democratic) - added. House CD 3: Judson Sapp (Republican) - added. House CD 5: Shanton Detrell Edwards (Democratic) - apparently not a candidate. House CD 7: Vennia V. Francois (Republican) - added.

Georgia: House CD 10: Bradley William Griffin (Republican) - added.

Idaho: House CD 1: Gordon Joe Counsil (Unaffiliated) - added.

Indiana: House CD 4: Kenneth Jasen "Jasen" Lave (Democratic) - added.

Kansas: Governor: JoeLarry Hunter (Independent) - added. House CD 2: Tyler Nathan Tannahill (Republican) - added.

Maryland: Senate Class 1: Chelsea Elizabeth Manning (Democratic) - added. House CD 2: Michael Carney (Libertarian) - added. House CD 6: former state Delegate Mathew "Matt" Mossburg (Republican) - apparently not a candidate.

Michigan: House CD 3: Andrew Eldridge (Democratic) - added.

New Mexico: Lieutenant Governor: Mark Yule (Republican) - added. Secretary of State: former state Representative Sandra Jeff (Libertarian) - added.

New York: House CD 21: David Mastrianni (Democratic) - added. House CD 23: Karl Warrington (Democratic) - apparently not a candidate.

North Carolina: House CD 8: Marc Tiegel (Democratic) - added.

Ohio: House CD 1: Samuel "Sam" Ronan (Republican) - previously listed as Democratic. House CD 2: Jill Schiller (Democratic) - added. House CD 8: Bill Ebben (Democratic) - added. House CD 12 Special: Ed Albertson (Democratic) - previously listed as a candidate for House CD 12; state Senator Kevin Bacon (Republican) - previously listed as a candidate for House CD 12; state Senator Troy Balderson (Republican) - previously listed as a candidate for House CD 12; Brandon Grisez (Republican) - previously listed as a candidate for House CD 12; Jonathan Philip "Jon" Halverstadt (Republican) - previously listed as a candidate for House CD 12; Crystal Lynn Lett (Democratic) - added; Delaware County Prosecuting Attorney Carol O'Brien (Republican) - previously listed as a candidate for House CD 12; Jackie Patton (Democratic) - previously listed as a candidate for House CD 12; John Peters (Democratic) - previously listed as a candidate for House CD 12; John Russell (Democratic) - previously listed as a candidate for House CD 12; former Franklin County Sheriff Zach Scott (Democratic) - previously listed as a candidate for House CD 12; Jonathan Alan Veley (Independent) - previously listed as a candidate for House CD 12; former Ashley Mayor Douglas A. "Doug" Wilson (Democratic) - previously listed as a candidate for House CD 12. House CD 13: Kyle Joseph Steffel (Republican) - added.

Pennsylvania: House CD 1: Kevin Rae Mills Johnson (Democratic) - added. House CD 6: Paul Linkmeyer (Republican) - added; Paul Michael Drexel Uni Masters, Jr. (Republican) - added. House CD 16: Gary Wegman (Democratic) - previously listed as a candidate for House CD 11. House CD 18 Special: Drew Gray Miller (Libertarian) - added.

Texas: House CD 20: Robert Steven Hostetler (No Party Affiliation) - added.

Vermont: Governor: Keith Stern (Republican) - added.

Virginia: House CD 2: David E. Nygaard (Democratic) - added.

Wisconsin: Secretary of State: Secretary of State Douglas "Doug" La Follette (Democratic) - added as candidate.

10 changes to the candidate list.
by TheGreenPapers.com Staff

10 changes to the candidate list:

California: Senate Class 1: Erin Cruz (Republican) - added. House CD 49: Joshua S. Schoonover (Republican) - previously listed as a candidate for House CD 50.

Colorado: House CD 1: Saira Rao (Democratic) - added.

Michigan: House CD 11: Kristine Bonds (Republican) - added.

Ohio: Senate Class 1: Congressman James B. "Jim" Renacci (Republican) - previously listed as a candidate for House CD 16. Governor: Congressman James B. "Jim" Renacci (Republican) - removed; Dayton Mayor Nan Whaley (Democratic) - apparently not a candidate. House CD 10: Theresa Gasper (Democratic) - added.

Oregon: House CD 1: Michael E. Stansfield (Democratic) - added.

Pennsylvania: House CD 9: state Senator John H. Eichelberger, Jr. (Republican) - added.

32 changes to the candidate list. Congressman Darrell Issa (CA H39 - R) retiring. Filing closes for AZ House CD 8 Special Election
by TheGreenPapers.com Staff

32 changes to the candidate list:

Alabama: House CD 4: Lee Auman (Democratic) - added.

Arizona: House CD 5: Tony Margalis (Democratic) - added. House CD 8: Travis Angry (Republican) - previously listed as a candidate for House CD 8 Special; Scott Allen Baker (Republican) - previously listed as a candidate for House CD 8 Special. House CD 8 Special [re: to fill the vacant office of Congressman Trent Franks (Republican)]: Kevin Cavanaugh (Republican) - added; Stephen Dolgos (Republican) - added; Bill Harbeck (Republican) - apparently not a candidate; Christopher T. Rippey (Republican) - apparently not a candidate; Jon Ritzheimer (Republican) - apparently not a candidate; Gene Scharer (Democratic) - added; Robert Kyle Schuster (Democratic) - removed; Mark Yates (Republican) - added.

California: House CD 39: former state Senator Bob Huff (Republican) - added; former Assemblywoman Young Kim (Republican) - added; Orange County Supervisor Shawn Nelson (Republican) - added; La Mirada City Councilor Andrew Sarega (Republican) - added. House CD 49: Congressman Darrell Edward Issa (Republican) - Open Seat - 10 January 2018: "I have decided that I will not seek re-election."; Assemblyman Rocky Chávez (Republican) - added; Board of Equalization member Diane L. Harkey (Republican) - added. House CD 52: Gabriel Shootman (No Party Preference) - added.

Colorado: House CD 3: Mary Mollie Malarsie (Independent) - added.

Connecticut: Governor: Guy Smith (Democratic) - added.

Florida: Senate Class 1: Augustus Sol Invictus (Republican) - apparently not a candidate.

Kentucky: House CD 1: Paul Walker (Democratic) - added.

Massachusetts: Secretary of the Commonwealth: Brian Felder (Democratic) - added.

Missouri: Senate Class 1: Craig O'Dear (Independent) - added. House CD 3: Katy Geppert (Democratic) - added.

Ohio: Governor: former Congresssman Betty Sutton (Democratic) - now running as Richard Cordray's Lieutenant Governor.

Pennsylvania: House CD 3: Robert D. Multari (Democratic) - added. House CD 15: Daniel E. "Dan" David (Republican) - added.

Rhode Island: House CD 2: Salvatore "Sal" Caiozzo (Republican) - added.

15 changes to the candidate list.
by TheGreenPapers.com Staff

15 changes to the candidate list:

Arizona: Senate Class 1: former Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio (Republican) - added.

Georgia: House CD 5: David McCaigue (Libertarian) - added. House CD 6: Sam Levine (Democratic) - added. House CD 9: Aaron Gilmer (Libertarian) - added. House CD 13: former County Probate Judge Martin Cowen (Libertarian) - added. Secretary of State: Smythe DuVal (Libertarian) - added. Comptroller General/Commissioner of Insurance: Donnie Foster (Libertarian) - added; Ted Metz (Libertarian) - added.

Illinois: House CD 4: Chicago Aldermen Carlos Ramirez-Rosa (Democratic) - apparently not a candidate.

Minnesota: House CD 5: Christopher William "Chris" Chamberlin (Republican) - previously listed as a candidate for Senate Class 2 Special.

New Mexico: House CD 2: Clayburn Chowderbuc Griffin (Republican) - added; Andrew E. Salas (Republican) - apparently not a candidate.

New York: House CD 27: Joan Elizabeth Seamans (Democratic) - added.

Pennsylvania: House CD 9: Travis Schooley (Republican) - added.

Washington: Senate Class 1: David Lee "Dave" Strider (Independent) - added.

12 changes to the candidate list. Congressman Ed Royce (CA House CD 39 - R) retiring.
by TheGreenPapers.com Staff

12 changes to the candidate list:

Alabama: Governor: Joshua "Josh" Jones (Republican) - apparently not a candidate.

California: House CD 9: Robert Richardson (Green) - removed. House CD 39: Congressman Edward R. "Ed" Royce (Republican) - Open Seat - not seeking reelection.

Indiana: Secretary of State: George Wolfe (Green) - added.

Kentucky: House CD 2: Rane Eir Olivia Sessions (Democratic) - added.

Minnesota: Governor: state Senator David J. Osmek (Republican) - apparently not a candidate.

Mississippi: House CD 3: District Attorney Michael Guest (Republican) - added.

Nebraska: Governor: Tyler Davis (Democratic) - added.

New Hampshire: House CD 2: former state Representative Lynne Blankenbeker (Republican) - added.

Ohio: Governor: former Congressman Dennis Kucinich (Democratic) - added.

Pennsylvania: House CD 11: former deputy state Attorney General Joe Peters (Republican) - added. House CD 15: Northampton County District Attorney John M. Morganelli (Democratic) - added.

40 changes to the candidate list. OH U.S. House 12 Special Election called
by TheGreenPapers.com Staff

40 changes to the candidate list:

Arizona: House CD 8 Special: Brenden Dilley (Republican) - added; Brenden Dilley (Republican) - added; David Lien (Republican) - removed; former Willmar Minnesota City Councilman David "Dave" Lien (Republican) - previously listed as a candidate for House CD 8; Judith McHale (Democratic) - apparently not a candidate; Clair Van "Van" Steenwyk (Republican) - added.

California: Governor: former Congressman Doug Ose (Republican) - added. House CD 7: Robert Christian Richardson (Green) - added. House CD 9: Robert Richardson (Green) - added. House CD 22: Brian T. Carroll (No Party Preference) - added. House CD 23: Robert Thurman Owen, III (Democratic) - apparently not a candidate. House CD 48: Michael Anthony Ellinger (Democratic) - added. Secretary of State: Gail Lightfoot (Libertarian) - added. Superintendent of Public Instruction: Lily Ploski (No Party Preference) - added; Douglas Vigil (No Party Preference) - added.

Colorado: House CD 1: Raymon Anthony Doane (Libertarian) - added.

Florida: Governor: Congressman Ronald D. "Ron" DeSantis (Republican) - previously listed as a candidate for House CD 6. House CD 6: Congressman Ronald D. "Ron" DeSantis (Republican) - Open Seat.

Georgia: House CD 13: K. Ross Newland (Republican) - added.

Indiana: House CD 5: Deirdre Thornton (Democratic) - added. House CD 8: Richard Marc Moss (Republican) - added.

Iowa: Governor: Brent Roske (Independent) - apparently not a candidate.

Kentucky: House CD 4: Seth Blane Hall (Democratic) - added.

Maine: Governor: former Biddleford Mayor Donna Dion (Democratic) - added; Gilbert Doughty (Libertarian) - added.

Maryland: Governor: Maya Rockeymoore Cummings (Democratic) - apparently not a candidate.

Massachusetts: House CD 3: Louis Gregory Marino (Republican) - apparently not a candidate.

New Jersey: House CD 2: William "Will" Cunningham (Democratic) - added. House CD 7: David Pringle (Democratic) - Pending.

New Mexico: House CD 2: Gavin Clarkson (Republican) - added.

Ohio: Senate Class 1: Treasurer Josh Mandel (Republican) - apparently not a candidate. House CD 12 Special: (Republican) - On Friday, 5 January 2018, Ohio Governor John Richard Kasich (Republican) called a special election for U.S. House CD 12 on 7 August 2018. The special primary is 8 May 2018 (concurrent with the regular primary). The primary filing deadline is 7 February 2018 and the independent filing deadline is 7 May 2018.

Oregon: House CD 2: Raz E. Mason (Democratic) - added.

Pennsylvania: House CD 1: former Traffic Court Judge Willie Singletary (Democratic) - added.

South Carolina: House CD 4: D. Lee "Lee" Turner (Democratic) - added.

Tennessee: House CD 8: George S. Flinn, Jr. (Republican) - added.

Utah: Senate Class 1: Larry Michael Meyers (Republican) - added. House CD 2: Randy Hopkins (Democratic) - added.

Virginia: House CD 6: Ed Justo (Republican) - added; Kathryn Lewis (Republican) - added; Chan M. Park (Republican) - added.

21 changes to the candidate list. Congressman Gregg Harper (MS House 3 - R) not running for re-election.
by TheGreenPapers.com Staff

21 changes to the candidate list:

Arizona: Governor: Noah Dyer (Independent) - previously listed as Democratic. House CD 8: Judith Keenan McHale (Democratic) - apparently not a candidate.

Arkansas: House CD 3: Michael Kalagias (Libertarian) - added.

California: House CD 1: Gregory Cheadle (Republican) - added; Dennis Dean Duncan (Democratic) - apparently not a candidate; Lewis Elbinger (Green) - added; David "Chuck" Peterson (Democratic) - added; Brandon Storment (Democratic) - apparently not a candidate. House CD 5: Carlos Santamaria (Republican) - added. House CD 6: Jeffrey Gerlach (No Party Preference) - added.

Florida: House CD 27: Ariadna Balaguer (Republican) - added; Anjeanette "Angie" Chirino (Republican) - added.

Indiana: Senate Class 1: Martin Del Rio (Democratic) - apparently not a candidate.

Kentucky: House CD 4: David Goodwin (Independent) - added; Patti Piatt (Democratic) - added.

Mississippi: House CD 3: Congressman Gregg Harper (Republican) - Open Seat - not running for re-election.

New York: Governor: Dutchess County Executive Marcus J. "Marc" Molinaro (Republican) - apparently not a candidate.

West Virginia: Senate Class 1: Tom Willis (Republican) - added.

Wisconsin: Lieutenant Governor: William Henry Davis, II (Democratic) - added; Kurt Jason Kober (Democratic) - previously listed as a candidate for Governor. House CD 8: Rahb J. Kettleson (Democratic) - added.

34 changes to the candidate list.
by TheGreenPapers.com Staff

34 changes to the candidate list:

Alabama: House CD 2: Rich Hobson (Republican) - added.

Arizona: House CD 4: David Brill (Democratic) - added. House CD 7: state Senator Catherine Miranda (Democratic) - added. House CD 8 Special: former Graham County Sheriff, Richard Mack (Republican) - added.

California: Governor: Gloria LaRiva (Peace And Freedom) - added. House CD 1: Audrey Denney (Democratic) - added; Lawrence Whiting "Larry" Jordan (Democratic) - added. House CD 49: Jordan Mills (Peace And Freedom) - added. House CD 50: Joshua Schoonover (Republican) - added. Controller: Mary Lou Finley (Peace And Freedom) - added. Treasurer: Kevin Akin (Peace And Freedom) - added. Attorney General: Adriane Bracciale (Peace And Freedom) - added.

Connecticut: Treasurer: Treasurer Denise L. Nappier (Democratic) - Open Office; Arunan Arulampalam (Democratic) - added; former Greenwich First Selectman John Blankley (Democratic) - added.

Florida: House CD 27: Keith J. Robinson (Republican) - added.

Georgia: House CD 10: Richard Dien Winfield (Democratic) - added.

Indiana: House CD 5: Dion Douglas (Democratic) - added.

Kentucky: House CD 6: Reggie Thomas (Democratic) - added.

Maryland: Senate Class 1: Neal Simon (Independent) - added.

Massachusetts: House CD 9: Bill Cimbrelo (Democratic) - added.

Michigan: Senate Class 1: former state Supreme Court Chief Justice Robert "Bob" Young (Republican) - apparently not a candidate. House CD 3: Matthew "Matt" Hall (Republican) - added. House CD 9: former state Representative Ellen Lipton (Democratic) - added.

Minnesota: Lieutenant Governor: Lieutenant Governor Michelle Fischbach (Republican) - Open Chair.

Nevada: House CD 4: state Senator Patricia "Pat" Spearman (Democratic) - added.

New York: House CD 2: Mike Sax (Democratic) - previously listed as Not readily classifiable.

Oregon: House CD 2: Russell M. "Decker" Cleveland (Republican) - apparently not a candidate.

Pennsylvania: House CD 8: Steve Bacher (Democratic) - added. House CD 15: former Lehigh County Commissioner Dean Napier Browning (Republican) - added.

West Virginia: Senate Class 1: Mario Escalante (Democratic) - added; Tim Quesenberry (Republican) - added. House CD 3: state Delegate Marty Gearheart (Republican) - added; Chad Shaffer (Republican) - added.

23 changes to the candidate list. Sen Franken (D-MN) resigns; Rep Shuster (R-PA CD 9) and Sen Hatch (R-UT) retire
by TheGreenPapers.com Staff

23 changes to the candidate list:

Alaska: Governor: state Senator Mike Dunleavy (Republican) - re-added.

Florida: House CD 12: Chris Hunter (Democratic) - added.

Indiana: House CD 4: Timothy Michael "Tim" Radice (Republican) - added.

Kentucky: House CD 6: Theodore David Green (Democratic) - added.

Maine: Governor: Jay Dresser (Green) - apparently not a candidate.

Massachusetts: House CD 3: Scott Alan Gunderson (Republican) - apparently not a candidate.

Minnesota: Senate Class 2: Senator Franken resigned on 2 January 2018. Lieutenant Governor Tina Smith (Democratic) is to be sworn as the new Senator on 3 January 2018. Lieutenant Governor: Senate President Michelle Fischbach (Republican) Minnesota to ascend to the office of Lieutenant Governor.

Montana: House At-Large: state Representative Tom Woods (Democratic) - apparently not a candidate.

New Hampshire: House CD 1: Carroll County Commissioner Mark Hounsell (Republican) - added.

New Jersey: House CD 3: Rich Dennison (Democratic) - added. House CD 7: David Pringle (Democratic) - apparently not a candidate.

New York: House CD 2: Tim Gomes (Democratic) - apparently not a candidate. House CD 21: Washington County Supervisor Sara S. Idleman (Democratic) - added.

Oregon: Governor: Jeffery G. "Jeff" Smith (Republican) - added. House CD 2: Russell M. "Decker" Cleveland (Republican) - added.

Pennsylvania: House CD 9: Congressman William Franklin "Bill" Shuster (Republican) - Open Seat - retiring; Art Halvorson (Republican) - added.

Rhode Island: Governor: Giovanni Feroce (Republican) - added.

Utah: Senate Class 1: Senator Orrin G. Hatch (Republican) - Open Seat - retiring. House CD 3: Benjamin Joseph "Ben" Frank (Democratic) - added.

UNITED NATIONS information on 'The Green Papers' has been updated for 2018
by TheGreenPapers.com Staff
9 changes to the candidate list.
by TheGreenPapers.com Staff

9 changes to the candidate list:

California: Senate Class 1: Jazmina Saavedra (Republican) - added. House CD 40: Rodolfo Cortes Barragan (Green) - added.

Massachusetts: Secretary of the Commonwealth: Boston City Councilor Josh Zakim (Democratic) - added.

Minnesota: Senate Class 1: Karin Housley (Republican) - added.

New Mexico: Commissioner of Public Lands: former state Land Commissioner Ray Bennett Powell (Democratic) - apparently not a candidate; State Representative Stephanie Garcia Richard (Democratic) - added.

New York: House CD 12: Sander Hicks (Democratic) - added.

South Carolina: House CD 4: Christopher Neil "Chris" Chastain (Democratic) - added.

Wisconsin: Senate Class 1: Griffin Gilbert Jones (Republican) - added.