North Dakota primary 2014 state executive officials preview
|June 10, 2014 Election Preview|
By Garrett Fortin
The 2014 North Dakota primary elections are being held on June 10, 2014. There are no contested primaries for the six statewide executive offices up for election this year. Below, Ballotpedia lists the candidates that will face off in the general election on November 4.
North Dakota Attorney General
North Dakota Secretary of State
The Republican incumbent has two challengers: one Democrat and one Libertarian.
North Dakota down ballot offices
Four down ballot statewide executive offices are up for election this November. Three Republican incumbents are running for re-election in regular elections while the fourth, Public Services Commissioner Julie Fedorchak, was appointed by the Governor and is running in a special election to serve the rest of the term.
- Agriculture Commissioner
- Tax Commissioner
- Public Services Commissioner - Regular Election
- Public Services Commissioner - Special Election
- North Dakota state executive elections (overview):
- Fargo-Moorhead Forum, "Democratic candidate says ND attorney general's office needs 'fresh perspective'," March 24, 2014
- The Bismarck Tribune, "Fairfield and Jaeger quickly disagree," March 27, 2014
- North Dakota Libertarian Party, "2014 candidates," accessed December 16, 2013
- Farm and Ranch Guide, "Ryan Taylor outlines ag priorities," March 17, 2014
- Bismark Tribune, "Candidates announce for state tax commissioner's race," February 11, 2014
- North Dakota Secretary of State, "2014 Primary Election Contest/Candidate List," April 9, 2014