The Green Papers
Governor's Chairs, Senate, and House Seats
up for Election on 6 November 2018
with no incumbent running for them

This table is updated after each state completes its nominating process. Currently, 34 jurisdictions have completed their nominating processes: Alabama, Arkansas, California, Colorado, District of Columbia, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Maine, Maryland, Mississippi, Mississippi, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Jersey, New Mexico, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, South Carolina, South Dakota, Texas, Texas, Utah, Virginia, West Virginia.

Governor's Chairs, Senate and House Seats...
Open (incumbent not running for re-election)
No incumbent running
Uncontested (one candidate running)
Multiple incumbents running
Only One Major Party Candidate

Republican - John H. Cox
Democratic - Lieutenant Governor  Gavin Newsom
House CD 39
Democratic - Gilbert "Gil" Cisneros
Republican - former Assemblywoman Young Kim
House CD 49
Republican - Board of Equalization member  Diane L. Harkey
Democratic - Mike Levin
Democratic - Congressman  Jared Polis
Republican - Treasurer  Walker Stapleton
Green - Véronique Bellamy
Libertarian - Scott Helker
American Constitution - George Cantrell
Unity - William "Bill" Hammons
Unaffiliated - Paul Noel Fiorino
Write-in; (Unaffiliated) - Paul Willmon
House CD 2
Democratic - Colorado Department of Regulatory Agencies Executive Director Joseph "Joe" Neguse
Republican - Peter Yu
Libertarian - Roger Barris
Independent - Nicholas Stephen Dreselly "Nick" Thomas
Democratic - former state Representative  Stacey Abrams
Republican - Lieutenant Governor  Lowell S. "Casey" Cagle
Republican - Secretary of State  Brian Porter Kemp
Libertarian - Ted Metz
Independent - Larry E. Odom
Democratic - state Representative  Paulette E. Jordan
Republican - Lieutenant Governor  Brad Little
Constitution - Walter L.. Bayes
Libertarian - Bev "Angel" Boeck
House CD 1
Democratic - Christina Ana McNeil
Republican - former state Senator Russ Fulcher
Constitution - Marvin "Pro-Life" Richardson
Libertarian - William Scott "W. Scott" Howard
House CD 4
Democratic - Cook County Commissioner  Jesus G. "Chuy" Garcia
Republican - Mark Wayne Lorch
House CD 4
Democratic - Tobi Beck
Republican - state Representative  James R. "Jim" Baird
House CD 6
Democratic - Jeannine Lee Lake
Republican - Gregory J. "Greg" Pence
Libertarian - Thomas G. "Tom" Ferkinhoff
Write-in; (Libertarian); (Independent) - Heather Leigh Meloy
Write-in; (Independent) - John Miller
Democratic - state Attorney General  Janet T. Mills
Republican - University of Maine System Trustee  Shawn H. Moody
Green - Betsy Marsano
Independent - Alan Caron
Independent - state Treasurer  Teresea M. "Terry" Hayes
House CD 6
Democratic - David Trone
Republican - Amie Hoeber
Green - George Gluck
Libertarian - Kevin Terome Caldwell
Unaffiliated - Ted Athey
Unaffiliated - Chin Chuan Yeh
House CD 3
Democratic - state Representative  Michael Ted Evans
Republican - District Attorney Michael Patrick Guest
Reform - Matthew Holland
Democratic - Clark County Commissioner  Stephen F. "Steve" Sisolak
Republican - Attorney General  Adam Paul Laxalt
Libertarian - Jared Lord
Independent American - Russell J. Best
No Political Party - Ryan Bundy
House CD 3
Democratic - Susan Kelley "Susie" Lee
Republican - Daniel John "Danny" Tarkanian
Libertarian - Steven Paul "Steve" Brown
Independent American - Harry Lee Vickers
No Political Party - Gilbert "Gil" Eisner
No Political Party - David Scott Goossen
No Political Party - Tony Gumina
House CD 4
Democratic - former Congressman  Steven Alexzander Horsford
Republican - former Congressman  Cresent Leo Hardy
Libertarian - Gregg Luckner
Independent American - Warren Ross Markowitz
No Political Party - Dean Anthony McGonigle
No Political Party - Rodney C. Smith
New Jersey
House CD 2
Democratic - state Senator  Jeff Van Drew
Republican - former Atlantic County Freeholder Seth Grossman
Libertarian - John Ordille
Independent - Steven Fenichel
Independent - Anthony Parisi Sanchez
Other - William R. Benfer
House CD 11
Democratic - Rebecca Michelle "Mikie" Sherrill
Republican - Assemblyman  Jay Webber
Libertarian - Ryan Martinez
Independent - Robert F. Crook
New Mexico
Democratic - Congressman  Michelle Lujan Grisham
Republican - Congressman  Stevan E. "Steve" Pearce
House CD 1
Democratic - Debra A. "Deb" Haaland
Republican - Janice E. Arnold-Jones
Libertarian - Lloyd Joseph Princeton
House CD 2
Democratic - Xochitl Torres Small
Republican - state Representative  Stella Yvette "Yvette" Herrell
Independent - Mike Rosales
North Carolina
House CD 9
Democratic - Daniel Kent "Dan" McCready
Republican - Mark Everette Harris
Libertarian - Jeffery "Jeff" Scott
North Dakota
House At-Large
Democratic-Nonpartisan League - former state Senator Mac Schneider
Republican - state Senator  Kelly M. Armstrong
Democratic - former First Director of the federal Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Richard "Rich" Cordray
Republican - Attorney General  Michael "Mike" DeWine
Green - Constance Gadell-Newton
Libertarian - Travis Irvine
Independent - Collin Hill
House CD 12
Democratic - Franklin County Recorder  Daniel Jay "Danny" O'Connor, Jr.
Republican - state Senator  Troy Balderson
Green - Joe Manchik
Libertarian - Matthew Brendan O'Connor
House CD 16
Democratic - Susan Moran Palmer
Republican - Anthony E. Gonzalez
Democratic - former state Attorney General Drew Edmondson
Republican - Oklahoma City Mayor  Michael Earl "Mick" Cornett, Sr.
Republican - Kevin Stitt
Libertarian - Rex L. Lawhorn
Libertarian - Chris Powell
House CD 1
Democratic - Amanda Douglas
Democratic - Tim Gilpin
Republican - former Tulsa County District Attorney Tim Harris
Republican - Kevin R. Hern
House CD 4
Democratic - state Representative  Madeleine Dean
Republican - Daniel E. "Dan" David
Libertarian - Sandra Salas
House CD 5
Democratic - former Wallingford-Swarthmore School Board Member Mary Gay Scanlon
Republican - Pearl Kim
Libertarian - James Brose
House CD 6
Democratic - Christina Jampoler "Chrissy" Houlahan
Republican - Gregory Michael "Greg" McCauley, Sr.
House CD 7
Democratic - former Allentown City Solicitor Susan Ellis Wild
Republican - Lehigh County Commissioner  Martin W. "Marty" Nothstein
Libertarian - Tim Silfies
House CD 9
Democratic - former state Agriculture Secretary Dennis "Denny" Wolff
Republican - former state Revenue Secretary Daniel P. "Dan" Meuser
Libertarian - Justin Cassidy
House CD 13
Democratic - former Hollidaysburg School Board Member Brent M. Ottaway
Republican - John Joyce
House CD 14
Democratic - Bibiana Boerio
Republican - state Senator  Guy L. Reschenthaler
South Carolina
House CD 1
Democratic - Joseph K. "Joe" Cunningham
Republican - state Representative  Katherine Elizabeth "Katie" Arrington
House CD 4
Democratic - Brandon Pendarvis Brown
Republican - state Senator  William R. Timmons, IV
American - Guy V. Furay
South Dakota
Democratic - state Senator  Billie H. Sutton
Republican - Congressman  Kristi Lynn Noem
Constitution - Terry LaFleur
Libertarian - Kurt Evans
House At-Large
Democratic - former state Court Judge Timothy W. "Tim" Bjorkman
Republican - former Public Utilities Commissioner Dustin "Dusty" Johnson
Libertarian - George D. Hendrickson
Independent - Ronald Lee "Ron" Wieczorek
House CD 2
Democratic - Todd Catlett Litton
Republican - Daniel "Dan" Crenshaw
Libertarian - Stephen Patrick "Patrick" Gunnels
Independent - Scott Cubbler
Independent - James "Jim" Kelaher
Independent - Chigozie Nwokeafor
House CD 3
Democratic - Lorie Louise Burch
Republican - state Senator  Nicholas V. "Van" Taylor
Libertarian - Christopher John "Chris" Claytor
Libertarian - Scott Lanier Jameson
Independent - Roger Richard Barone
Independent; (Green) - Robert Carter Mason
House CD 5
Democratic - Danny Eugene "Dan" Wood, Jr.
Republican - state Representative  Lance Gooden
Independent - Griffin Jones
House CD 6
Democratic - Jana Lynne Sanchez
Republican - former Arlington City Council Member Ron Wright
Libertarian - Jason Allen Harber
Independent - Gregory "Greg" Brady
House CD 16
Democratic - former El Paso County Judge Veronica Escobar
Republican - Rick Seeberger
Independent - Rene Fierro
Independent - Ben Mendoza
Independent - Samuel Lee Williams, Jr.
House CD 21
Democratic - Joseph Kopser
Republican - Chip Roy
Libertarian - Lee Santos
Independent - Isaac Gallegos
Independent - Thomas "Tom" Molnar
Independent - Ricardo Turullols-Bonilla
House CD 29
Democratic - state Senator  Sylvia R. Garcia
Republican - Phillip Arnold Aronoff
Green - James Partsch-Galvan
Libertarian - Cullen Bryan Burns
Senate Class 1
Democratic - Salt Lake County Councilwoman  Jenny Wilson
Republican - former Massachusetts Governor Willard "Mitt" Romney
Constitution - Timothy Noel "Tim" Aalders
Libertarian - Craig R. Bowden
Independent American - Reed C. McCandless
Unaffiliated - DG Daniel Geery
(Unaffiliated); Write-in - Glade G. Fitzgerald
Write-in; (Unaffiliated) - Ryan Daniel Jackson
(Unaffiliated); Write-in - Tyrone Jensen
Write-in; (Unaffiliated) - Abe Korb
Write-in; (Unaffiliated) - Caleb Dan Reeve
House CD 5
Democratic - Leslie C. Cockburn
Republican - Denver Lee Riggleman, III
House CD 6
Democratic - Jennifer Lynn Lewis
Republican - state Delegate  Benjamin Lee "Ben" Cline
West Virginia
House CD 3
Democratic - state Senator  Richard Neece Ojeda, II
Republican - state Delegate  Carol Devine Miller
Governor 10
Congressman 40
Senator 1

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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