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13 changes to the candidate list. Alabama 17 July Runoffs Re-cap
by TheGreenPapers.com Staff

13 changes to the candidate list:

Alabama (17 July Runoffs Re-cap): Lieutenant Governor: Alabama Public Service Commissioner Twinkle Andress Cavanaugh (Republican) - lost Primary. House CD 2: Congressman Martha Roby (Republican) - Renominated; former Congressman Bobby Neal Bright, Sr. (Republican) - lost Primary. Attorney General: Attorney General Steven Troy "Steve" Marshall (Republican) - Renominated; former Attorney General Troy King (Republican) - lost Primary. Commissioner of Agriculture and Industries: state Senator Gerald O. Dial (Republican) - lost Primary.

New Mexico: House CD 2: Mike Rosales (Independent) - added.

New York: Governor: former Erie County Executive Joel Giambra (Independence) - apparently not a candidate.

Ohio: House CD 5: Don Kissick (Libertarian) - added. House CD 12: Matthew Brendan O'Connor (Libertarian) - added. House CD 14: David MacKo (Libertarian) - added. Secretary of State: Dustin Nanna (Libertarian) - added.

Utah: House CD 2: Jan Garbett (United Utah) - apparently not a candidate.

Tuesday 17 July 2018: Alabama 5 June Runoffs
by TheGreenPapers.com Staff

2018 Primary and Runoff Elections for Statewide offices and Congress Chronologically.


Alabama Runoff. Since no candidate running for Lieutenant Governor (Republican), U.S. House CD 2 (Republican), Attorney General (Republican), or Commissioner of Agriculture and Industries (Republican) received more than 50% of the vote in the 5 June primary, a 17 July runoff will be held between the two top vote-getters.
Polling hours are 7:00a-7:00p CDT (1200-0000 UTC).

North Carolina is conducting a Second Primary (runoff) on Tuesday 17 July 2018. No offices covered by this website require a runoffs

Returns from the Alabama Secretary of State.
Results from WSFA Montgomery.
Results from Politico.

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

3 changes to the candidate list:

Arizona: Governor: Robert Weber (Write-in [Republican]) - added. House CD 3: Joshua Garcia (Write-in [Democratic]) - added.

North Dakota: Secretary of State: Secretary of State Alvin A. "Al" Jaeger (Republican) - Lost Primary / Still On Ballot.

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

51 changes to the candidate list:

Alaska: House At-Large: Gregory Evan "Greg" Fitch (Write-in [Non Affiliated]) - apparently not a candidate.

Arizona: Senate Class 1: Nicholas N. Glenn (Write-in [Republican]) - added.

California (5 June Primary update): House CD 8: Marjorie "Marge" Doyle (Democratic) - lost Primary. House CD 19: Justin James Aguilera (Republican) - previously listed as Write-in [Republican]. House CD 32: Joshua M. Scott (Republican) - previously listed as Write-in [Republican]. House CD 51: John R. Renison, Jr. (Republican) - lost Primary. House CD 53: Matthew James "Matt" Mendoza (Republican) - lost Primary.

Colorado: Governor: Paul Willmon (Write-in [Unaffiliated]) - re-added, previously listed as Unaffiliated.

Connecticut (readied for 14 August Primary): Senate Class 1: Senator Christopher Scott "Chris" Murphy (Democratic) - Renominated; Ann-Marie Adams (Democratic) - removed. Lieutenant Governor: state Representative Charlie L. Stallworth (Democratic) - removed. House CD 1: Congressman John B. Larson (Democratic) - Renominated. House CD 2: Congressman Joseph D. "Joe" Courtney (Democratic) - Renominated. House CD 3: Congressman Rosa L. DeLauro (Democratic) - Renominated. House CD 4: Congressman Jim Himes (Democratic) - Renominated. House CD 5: John Pistone (Unaffiliated [Republican]) - previously listed as Republican. Secretary of State: Secretary of State Denise W. Merrill (Democratic) - Renominated; former Seymour Selectman Karen Talamelli Cusick (Democratic) - removed. Comptroller: Comptroller Kevin P. Lembo (Democratic) - Renominated.

Hawaii (readied for 11 August Primary): Senate Class 1: Senator Mazie K. Hirono (Democratic) - Renominated. House CD 1: Emmanuel Samonte Tipon (Republican) - removed.

Maryland: Senate Class 1: Mia Danielle Mason (Green [Democratic]) - apparently not a candidate.

Minnesota (readied for 14 August Primary): Governor: Trahern Crews (Green) - removed; James Everett (Independence) - removed; Jenny Rhoades (Independence) - removed. House CD 2: Congressman Jason Mark Lewis (Republican) - Renominated; Bradley "Brad" Svenson (Independence) - removed. House CD 3: Congressman Erik Paulsen (Republican) - Renominated. House CD 7: Congressman Collin Clark Peterson (Democratic) - Renominated; Chad Lee Enstad (Independence) - removed. Secretary of State: Secretary of State Steve Simon (Democratic-Farmer Labor) - Renominated.

New Mexico: Governor: Bob Walsh (Write-in [Libertarian]) - apparently not a candidate.

New York: Governor: former Erie County Executive Joel Giambra (Independence) - re-added, previously listed as Reform.

South Dakota: Secretary of State: Alexandra Frederick (Democratic) - added. Commissioner of School and Public Lands: School and Public Lands Commissioner Ryan Brunner (Republican) - Renominated.

Vermont (readied for 14 August Primary): Lieutenant Governor: Lieutenant Governor David Zuckerman (Democratic, Progressive) - Renominated. Secretary of State: Secretary of State James C. "Jim" Condos (Democratic) - Renominated. Attorney General: Attorney General T.J. Donovan (Democratic) - Renominated. Treasurer: Treasurer Elizabeth "Beth" Pearce (Democratic) - Renominated. Auditor of Accounts: Auditor Doug Hoffer (Democratic) - Renominated.

Wisconsin (readied for 14 August Primary): Senate Class 1: Senator Tammy Baldwin (Democratic) - Renominated. Governor: Arnie Enz (Other) - apparently not a candidate. Lieutenant Governor: Lieutenant Governor Rebecca Kleefisch (Republican) - Renominated. House CD 1: James R. Germalic (Other) - apparently not a candidate. House CD 2: Congressman Mark Pocan (Democratic) - Renominated. House CD 3: Congressman Ronald James "Ron" Kind (Democratic) - Renominated. House CD 6: Congressman Glenn S. Grothman (Republican) - Renominated. House CD 7: Congressman Sean P. Duffy (Republican) - Renominated. House CD 8: Congressman Michael John "Mike" Gallagher (Republican) - Renominated. Attorney General: Attorney General Brad David Schimel (Republican) - Renominated.

Presidential Candidates: Ryan Andrew Farber (Democratic) - added.

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

9 changes to the candidate list:

Alabama: Governor: Christopher A. Countryman (Write-in [Democratic]) - re-added, previously listed as Democratic.

Arizona: Governor: Mirza Fareed "Fareed" Baig (Write-in [Democratic]) - re-added, previously listed as Democratic.

Colorado: Governor: Kathleen Cunningham (Unaffiliated) - apparently not a candidate; Paul Willmon (Unaffiliated) - apparently not a candidate. House CD 1: Paul Daly (Unaffiliated) - apparently not a candidate. House CD 7: Nathan Clay (Unaffiliated) - apparently not a candidate; Marcus France (Unaffiliated) - apparently not a candidate.

New York (filing for the 12 September state Primary has closed): Governor: former Erie County Executive Joel Giambra (Reform) - apparently not a candidate. Attorney General: Tish James (Democratic) - apparently not a candidate.

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

5 changes to the candidate list:

Arizona: Senate Class 1: Doug Marks (Libertarian) - apparently not a candidate; Eve Reyes-Aguirre (Green) - apparently not a candidate.

Delaware (filing has closed): House At-Large: Rose Izzo (Democratic) - apparently not a candidate.

Montana: House At-Large: Douglas Bruce "Doug" Campbell, II (Write-in [Green]) - re-added, previously listed as Green.

Oregon: House CD 5: former Corvallis City Councilman Michael A. "Mike" Beilstein (Pacific Green) - apparently not a candidate.

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

13 changes to the candidate list:

Arizona: Senate Class 1: Angela Green (Write-in [Democratic]) - added; Adam Kokesh (Write-in [Libertarian]) - added. House CD 1: Zhani Doko (Write-in [Libertarian]) - re-added, previously listed as Libertarian. House CD 9: Jenn Gray (Write-in [Libertarian]) - added. Attorney General: Michael Kielsky (Write-in [Libertarian]) - added.

Delaware: Attorney General: former Chief Sussex County Prosecutor Peggy Marshall Thomas (Republican) - added. Auditor: James Spadola (Republican) - added.

Georgia: House CD 12: Brian Brown (Write-in) - added. Superintendent of Education: Sonia Francis-Rolle (Write-in) - added.

Montana: House At-Large: Douglas Bruce "Doug" Campbell, II (Green) - apparently not a candidate. On 9 July 2018, Montana First Judicial District Court removed the Green Party from the ballot.

New Mexico: Secretary of State: Gavin Clarkson (Republican) - added. JoHanna Cox (Republican) - removed. On 7 July 2018, the Republican Party's State Central Committee selected Gavin Clarkson as the replacement candidate for JoHanna Cox who withdrew on 18 June 2018. Mr. Clarkson had lost the 5 June 2018 primary for U.S. House CD 2.

Oregon: House CD 3: Marc W. Koller (Independent Party of Oregon, Pacific Green) - previously listed as Independent Party of Oregon [Pacific Green].

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

10 changes to the candidate list:

Arizona: Senate Class 1: William Gonzales (Write-in [Republican]) - added. Governor: Angel Torres (Write-in [Green]) - re-added, previously listed as Green. House CD 4: Ana Maria Perez Gissy (Write-in [Democratic]) - re-added, previously listed as Democratic.

Kentucky: Governor: Attorney General Andy Beshear (Democratic) - added. House CD 5: Billy Ray Wilson (Write-in) - re-added. Attorney General: Attorney General Andy Beshear (Democratic) - Open Office.

Maryland: House CD 7: Michael Tyrone Pearson (Republican) - lost Primary.

Mississippi: Auditor of Public Accounts: Auditor of Public Accounts Shadrack "Shad" White (Republican) - On 6 July 2018, Governor Phil Bryant (Republican) appointed Shad White (Republican) to fill the remainder of the term when the office becomes vacant.

New York: Governor: Pankaj K. Shah (Republican) - added.

Utah: House CD 3: Melanie McCoard (United Utah) - apparently not a candidate.

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

53 changes to the candidate list:

Arizona: Treasurer: On 3 April 2018, Treasurer Jeff DeWit (Republican), who was first elected in 2014, resigned to become NASA's Chief Financial Officer in the Trump Administration after being confirmed by the U.S. Senate. On 17 April 2018, Governor Doug Ducey (Republican) named Arizona Board of Regents President Eileen I. Klein to serve the remainder of the term.

California: Lieutenant Governor: Cole Harris (Republican) - lost Primary. House CD 5: Nils Ian Palsson (No Party Preference) - lost Primary. House CD 10: former Turlock City Councilman Ted D. Howze (Republican) - lost Primary. House CD 12: Shahid Buttar (Democratic) - lost Primary; Stephen R. Jaffe (Democratic) - lost Primary. House CD 19: Robert Ornelas (Write-in [American Independent]) - lost Primary; Karl Ryan (Write-in [Republican]) - lost Primary. House CD 23: Wendy Reed (Democratic) - lost Primary. House CD 32: Ricardo "Ricky" De La Fuente (Write-in [Democratic]) - lost Primary. House CD 44: Jazmina "Jaz" Saavedra (Republican) - lost Primary. Treasurer: former Cudahy City Councilman Jack M. Guerrero (Republican) - lost Primary.

Delaware: House At-Large: Scott Walker (Republican) - added.

Indiana: House CD 6: Heather Leigh Meloy (Write-in [Libertarian, Independent]) - previously listed as Write-in [Libertarian].

Kansas (readied for 7 August Primary): Attorney General: Attorney General Derek Schmidt (Republican) - Renominated. Treasurer: Treasurer Jacob "Jake" LaTurner (Republican) - Renominated.

Kentucky: Senate Class 2: Karl Das (Republican) - apparently not a candidate. House CD 4: David Goodwin (Independent) - apparently not a candidate; Joshua Matthias Neace (American Solidarity) - apparently not a candidate.

Michigan (readied for 7 August Primary): Senate Class 1: Senator Debbie Stabenow (Democratic) - Renominated. House CD 1: Congressman John W. "Jack" Bergman (Republican) - Renominated. House CD 2: Congressman William P. "Bill" Huizenga (Republican) - Renominated. House CD 3: Congressman Justin Amash (Republican) - Renominated. House CD 4: Congressman John Moolenaar (Republican) - Renominated. House CD 5: Congressman Daniel T. "Dan" Kildee (Democratic) - Renominated. House CD 6: Congressman Frederick Stephen "Fred" Upton (Republican) - Renominated. House CD 7: Congressman Timothy L. "Tim" Walberg (Republican) - Renominated. House CD 8: Brian James Ellison (Libertarian) - re-added. House CD 10: Congressman Paul Mitchell, III (Republican) - Renominated. House CD 12: Congressman Debbie Dingell (Democratic) - Renominated. House CD 14: Congressman Brenda Lulenar Lawrence (Democratic) - Renominated.

Mississippi: Auditor of Public Accounts: Auditor of Public Accounts Stacey E. Pickering (Republican) - Auditor Pickering, who was first elected in 2007 and re-elected in 2011 and 2015, will resign on 15 July 2018 to become head of the Mississippi Veterans Affairs Board. Governor Phil Bryant (Republican) will appoint a replacement who will serve for the remainder of the term.

Missouri (readied for 7 August Primary): House CD 5: Congressman Emanuel Cleaver, II (Democratic) - Renominated. House CD 6: Congressman Samuel B. "Sam" Graves, Jr. (Republican) - Renominated. House CD 8: Congressman Jason T. Smith (Republican) - Renominated. Auditor: Auditor Nicole Galloway (Democratic) - Renominated.

New Mexico: Governor: Christopher Michael Roybal (Independent) - apparently not a candidate. House CD 1: Bob Liebman (Independent) - apparently not a candidate. House CD 2: Jasen Lemar Edwards (Write-in) - apparently not a candidate; Grady L. Owens (Write-in) - apparently not a candidate.

New York: House CD 14: Congressman Joseph "Joe" Crowley (Democratic) - Lost Primary - previously listed as Women's Equality.

North Carolina: House CD 13: Robert Corriher (Green) - added.

Oregon: House CD 4: Arthur Brouhard "Art" Robinson (Republican, Constitution) - previously listed as Republican.

Virginia: Senate Class 1: Joshua Philip Yabut (Independent) - apparently not a candidate. House CD 4: Peter Joseph "Pete" Wells (Libertarian) - apparently not a candidate. House CD 6: Elkton Town Councillor Steve America (Independent) - apparently not a candidate. House CD 7: Helen Alli (Whig) - apparently not a candidate. House CD 8: Mike Webb (Independent) - apparently not a candidate. House CD 9: Scott Blankenship (Independent) - apparently not a candidate. House CD 11: Peter Anthony "Pete" Carey (Whig) - apparently not a candidate.

Washington (readied for 7 August Primary): House CD 4: Congressman Daniel Milton "Dan" Newhouse (Republican) - On Ballot. House CD 7: Congressman Pramila Jayapal (Democratic) - On Ballot.

Presidential Candidates: Kenneth E. Nwadike, Jr. (Democratic) - added.

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

17 changes to the candidate list:

Colorado: Governor: Paul Noel Fiorino (Unaffiliated) - added; John French (Unaffiliated) - apparently not a candidate; Richard Osada (Unaffiliated) - apparently not a candidate; Dianna Perkins (Unaffiliated) - apparently not a candidate; Joanne Rock (Unaffiliated) - apparently not a candidate; Michael Schroeder (American Constitution) - apparently not a candidate; Korey Paul Starkey (Unaffiliated) - apparently not a candidate; Michael Wilbourn (Unaffiliated) - apparently not a candidate; Paul Willmon (Unaffiliated) - added. House CD 7: Marcus France (Unaffiliated) - added. Secretary of State: Blake Huber (Independent) - added.

Delaware: Auditor: Joan Winters (Republican) - apparently not a candidate.

Michigan: House CD 13: Kimberly Hill Knott (Write-in [Democratic]) - re-added, previously listed as Democratic.

New York: House CD 21: Dylan Ratigan (Working Families) - re-added, previously listed as Democratic; Kathryn K. "Katie" Wilson (Working Families) - apparently not a candidate. House CD 23: Max Harold Della Pia (Democratic) - lost Primary.

Oregon: House CD 5: former Corvallis City Councilman Michael A. "Mike" Beilstein (Pacific Green) - previously listed as a candidate for House CD 4.

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

14 changes to the candidate list:

Alaska: Governor: Scott Hawkins (Republican) - apparently not a candidate.

Connecticut: Senate Class 1: Angela Capinera (Green) - apparently not a candidate; Jeff Russell (Green) - added. House CD 2: Michelle Louis Picking (Green) - added. House CD 5: Shannon Kula (Democratic) - apparently not a candidate.

Indiana: Senate Class 1: Christopher Fischer (Write-in [Independent]) - added; John Patrick Piper (Independent) - apparently not a candidate. House CD 4: Thomas Ballock (Write-in) - apparently not a candidate. House CD 6: Heather Leigh Meloy (Write-in [Libertarian]) - added. Treasurer: Treasurer Kelly Mitchell (Republican) - added as candidate.

Maryland: House CD 7: Rod L. Donnings (Unaffiliated) - added.

Michigan: House CD 13: John Conyers, III (Independent [Democratic]) - re-added, previously listed as Democratic. House CD 13 Special: John Conyers, III (Independent [Democratic]) - re-added, previously listed as Democratic.

Wisconsin: House CD 1: Bradley Thomas "Brad" Boivin (Republican) - apparently not a candidate.

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

11 changes to the candidate list:

Colorado: Attorney General: state Representative Joseph "Joe" Salazar (Democratic) - lost Primary.

Connecticut: Lieutenant Governor: Richard Varrone (Unaffiliated) - added.

Florida: Governor: Jeanne Elizabeth Hunter (Write-in) - apparently not a candidate. House CD 15: Curtis Ralph "Curt" Rogers (Republican) - apparently not a candidate.

Indiana: House CD 1: Jonathan S. Kleinman (Write-in [Independent]) - added. Secretary of State: Jeremy Heath (Write-in [Pirate]) - previously listed as Write-in [Other].

Louisiana: Secretary of State Special: former state Senator A.G. Crowe (Republican) - added; state Representative Rick Edmonds (Republican) - added.

Maryland: Senate Class 1: Michael B. Puskar (Unaffiliated) - added.

Tennessee: Governor: Jaron D. Weidner (Independent) - re-added. House CD 5: Congressman James H. S. "Jim" Cooper (Democratic) - Renominated.

20 changes to the candidate list. 30 June Texas House CD 27 Special Election. 2 changes to the popular vote.
by TheGreenPapers.com Staff

20 changes to the candidate list:

Colorado: Treasurer: state Representative Justin Everett (Republican) - lost Primary.

Illinois: Governor: Mary A. Vann-Metcalf (Independent) - added. House CD 3: Ed Rutledge (Libertarian) - apparently not a candidate; Mateusz "Mat" Tomkowiak (Independent) - apparently not a candidate. House CD 8: Andrew Ulysses Dwight Straw (Not readily classifiable) - apparently not a candidate. House CD 16: Kyle Lee Master Owens (Independent) - apparently not a candidate. House CD 17: Charles Helmick (Libertarian) - apparently not a candidate.

Indiana: Senate Class 1: Nathan J. Altman (Write-in [Independent]) - re-added, previously listed as Independent; James L. Johnson, Jr. (Write-in [Other]) - previously listed as Write-in [Independent]. Secretary of State: Jeremy Heath (Write-in [Other]) - added.

Missouri: Lieutenant Governor: Lieutenant Governor Mike Kehoe (Republican) - On 18 June 2018, Governor Michael L. "Mike" Parson (Republican) appointed Senate Majority Floor Leader Mike Kehoe (Republican) to the Lieutenant Governor's chair.

Nebraska: Attorney General: Evangelos "Van" Argyrakis (Democratic) - apparently not a candidate.

New York: House CD 2: Liubov "Liuba" Grechen Shirley (Democratic, Working Families) - previously listed as Democratic; Suffolk County Legislator DuWayne Gregory (Women's Equality, Independence) - previously listed as Women's Equality, Independence, Working Families. House CD 14: Congressman Joseph "Joe" Crowley (Women's Equality) - previously listed as Working Families, Women's Equality; Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (Democratic, Working Families) - previously listed as Democratic. House CD 18: Congressman Sean Patrick Maloney (Independence, Women's Equality, Democratic) - previously listed as Independence, Women's Equality, Working Families, Democratic. House CD 25: state Assemblyman Joseph D. "Joe" Morelle (Women's Equality, Independence, Democratic) - previously listed as Working Families, Women's Equality, Independence, Democratic.

Texas: House CD 27: Congressman Michael J. Cloud (Republican) - Incumbent added. House CD 27 Special: Michael J. Cloud (Republican) - elected.

The Partisan Composition of the U.S. House is now 236 Republicans, 193 Democrats, and 6 vacant seats (Michigan House CD 13, New York House CD 25, Ohio House CD 12, Oklahoma House CD 1, Pennsylvania House CD 15, Pennsylvania House CD 7).

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2 changes to the popular vote:

Oregon: Commissioner of Labor and Industries.

Texas: House CD 27 Special.