The Green Papers
The Green Papers
Governor's Chairs, Senate, and House Seats
up for Election on 8 November 2022
with only one major party candidate

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

This table is updated after each state completes its nominating process. Currently, 31 jurisdictions have completed their nominating processes: Alabama, Arkansas, California, Colorado, District of Columbia, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Maine, Mississippi, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, South Dakota, Texas, Utah, Virginia, West Virginia.

'Offices with Only One Major Party Candidate' - for purposes of this listing- are deemed to be those election contests in which there is only one major party candidate (reference The Classification of Political parties listed on running for a given office on the ballot. Candidates of a Major Party who might be running as write-in or balloted as a minor party candidate (a party other than ) are not counted as having been formally nominated as Major Party candidates in this tabulation.

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.

OfficeCandidates with
Some Third Party
and/or Independent
balloted opposition
No balloted




New York


South Carolina

South Dakota




2022 General Election Outline

Modified .