|The Green Papers: 2018 General Election|
2018 Governor's Chairs
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|Alaska 4 year term, Election Cycle: 2014, 2018. Term Limit: 2 consecutive 4-year terms|
|Partisan Composition: 1 Independent|
|Independent||Governor Bill Walker
First elected: 2014
Chair up for regular election: Tuesday 6 November 2018
The current Governor is unaffected by the State's term limit.
Renominated - 19 October 2018: "Effective today I am suspending my campaign ... it has become clear we cannot win a three-way race."
|Republican||145,631||51.44%||former state Senator Mike J. Dunleavy
for Lieutenant Governor: state Senator Kevin G. Meyer
12 September 2017: state Senator Mike J. Dunleavy suspended campaign due to health issues.
22 December 2017: Resumes campaign.
|Democratic||125,739||44.41%||former U.S. Senator Mark Begich
for Lieutenant Governor: Debra L. Call
|Petition||5,757||2.03%||Governor Bill Walker
for Lieutenant Governor: Byron I. Mallott
16 October 2018: Byron Mallott resigned after making "inappropriate comments". He remains on the ballot but will not accept the position if elected. Alaska Health and Social Services Commissioner Valerie "Val" Nurr'araaluk Davidson has been sworn as the new Lieutenant Governor and is Governor Walker's new running mate.
19 October 2018: "Effective today I am suspending my campaign ... it has become clear we cannot win a three-way race." Endorsed Mark Begich (Democratic).
|Libertarian||5,402||1.91%||William S. "Billy" Toien
for Lieutenant Governor: Carolyn C. "Care" Clift
|Write-in; (No Affiliation)||Zain Momin
for Lieutenant Governor: Razahusein Momin
|Governor Bill Walker was previously affiliated with the Republican Party.|
|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.|
| Democratic-Farmer Labor|
|Major Third Parties|
| Wisconsin Green|
|Other Third Parties|
| Clear Water Party of Iowa|
| Earth Rights|
| Grassroots - Legalize Cannabis|
| Griebel Frank for CT|
| Independent American|
| Independent Party of Connecticut|
| Independent Party of Oregon|
| Liberty Union|
| Natural Law|
| Republican Takeover|
| Serve America Movement|
| Socialist Workers Party|
| U.S. Taxpayers|
| Women's Equality|
| Working Families|
| No Affiliation|
| No Party Affiliation|
| No Political Party|
| The Wisconsin Party|
|Write-in/Scattered/otherwise not readily classifiable|
| None of these candidates|
| Not readily classifiable|
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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