|The Green Papers: American Samoa 2022 General Election|
Elections for Statewide offices and Congress
General Election: Tuesday 8 November 2022
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Political parties are not officially utilized in elections in American Samoa.
2022 Election Calendar from the American Samoa Government Election Office.
|Governor 4 year term, Election Cycle: 2020, 2024. Term Limit: Two consecutive terms. Territorial Governor|
|(Democratic)||Governor Lemanu Peleti Palepoi Sialega Mauga
First elected: 2020
Seat up for regular election: Tuesday 5 November 2024
The current Governor is unaffected by the State's term limit.
for Lieutenant Governor, former Attorney General Talauega Eleasalo "Salo" Va'alele Ale
|Delegate to the House of Representatives 2 year term, Election Cycle: 2020, 2022. Elections in American Samoa are officially non-partisan.|
|Republican||Territorial Delegate Aumua Amata Coleman Radewagen
First elected: 2014; re-elected: 2016, 2018, 2020.
Seat up for regular election: Tuesday 8 November 2022
|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): 1 incumbent|
| Republican: 1 incumbent|
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.
|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|
| American Samoa Government Election Office|
| American Samoa Democratic Party|
| American Samoa Democratic Party.|
| Democratic Party of American Samoa; P.O. Box 1281; Pago Pago, American Samoa 96799; 684-252-7219|
| Republican Party of American Samoa|
| Republican Party of American Samoa; P.O. Box 3564; Pago Pago, AS 96799; (684) 699-9609|
|Media & others|
| American Samoa, History, Tourism, Culture, Politics - AmSamoa.NET|
| Manuatele.NET - Manu'a - American Samoa|
| Politics1.com - American Samoa|
| Samoa News|
| Samoa Observer|
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