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The eight states that are not holding executive official elections in 2014 are [[Kentucky]], [[Mississippi]], [[New Jersey]], [[North Carolina]], [[Utah]], [[Virginia]], [[Washington]] and [[West Virginia]].
 
The eight states that are not holding executive official elections in 2014 are [[Kentucky]], [[Mississippi]], [[New Jersey]], [[North Carolina]], [[Utah]], [[Virginia]], [[Washington]] and [[West Virginia]].
  
In the 42 states that are holding elections in 2014, a '''total of 219 state executive officials''' will be elected. That is more than double the number of positions that were elected in [[State executive official elections, 2012|2012]], when 94 positions were elected.
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In the 42 states that are holding elections in 2014, a '''total of 220 state executive officials''' will be elected. That is more than double the number of positions that were elected in [[State executive official elections, 2012|2012]], when 94 positions were elected.
 
==Offices up for election==
 
==Offices up for election==
 
The offices up for election include:
 
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*4 [[Insurance Commissioner|insurance commissioners]]
 
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*5 [[New Mexico Public Education Commission|education commission seats]]  
 
*5 [[New Mexico Public Education Commission|education commission seats]]  
*2 [[Labor Commissioner|labor commissioners]]
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* [[Oregon gubernatorial election, 2014|Governor]]
 
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===Pennsylvania===
 
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===Land Commissioner===
 
===Land Commissioner===

Revision as of 12:38, 7 January 2014

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2013

Forty-two states are scheduled to hold state executive official elections on November 4, 2014.

The eight states that are not holding executive official elections in 2014 are Kentucky, Mississippi, New Jersey, North Carolina, Utah, Virginia, Washington and West Virginia.

In the 42 states that are holding elections in 2014, a total of 220 state executive officials will be elected. That is more than double the number of positions that were elected in 2012, when 94 positions were elected.

Offices up for election

The offices up for election include:

  • Of those states holding gubernatorial elections in 2014, seven (AR, FL, IL, MA, ME, PA, and RI) are considered most likely to face partisan switch, according to polling figures and reports from The Washington Post, Larry Sabato's Crystal Ball, and Governing, current as of August 2013. The vulnerable governor seats are held by the following incumbents:[1][2][3]

Besides governors, the other offices up for election include:

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Pending

State Executive Official Election Information, 2014
Office State Incumbent Incumbent Party Incumbent Running? 2014 Winner Partisan switch?
Governor of Alabama Alabama Robert J. Bentley Republican Party Republican Yes Robert J. Bentley No
Lieutenant Governor of Alabama Alabama Kay Ivey Republican Party Republican Yes Kay Ivey No
Secretary of State of Alabama Alabama Beth Chapman Republican Party Republican Ineligible due to term limits John Merrill No
Attorney General of Alabama Alabama Luther Strange Republican Party Republican Yes Luther Strange No
Treasurer of Alabama Alabama Young Boozer Republican Party Republican Yes Young Boozer No
Auditor of Alabama Alabama Samantha Shaw Republican Party Republican No Jim Zeigler No
Commissioner of Agriculture and Industries of Alabama Alabama John McMillan Republican Party Republican Yes John McMillan No
Public Service Commission of Alabama Alabama Terry Dunn Republican Party Republican Defeated in primary Chip Beeker No
Public Service Commission of Alabama Alabama Jeremy Oden Republican Party Republican Yes Jeremy Oden No
Governor of Alaska Alaska Sean Parnell Republican Party Republican Yes Bill Walker Yes
Lieutenant Governor of Alaska Alaska Mead Treadwell Republican Party Republican No Byron Mallott Yes
Governor of Arizona Arizona Jan Brewer Republican Party Republican Ineligible due to term limits Doug Ducey No
Secretary of State of Arizona Arizona Ken Bennett Republican Party Republican No Michele Reagan No
Attorney General of Arizona Arizona Tom Horne Republican Party Republican Defeated in primary Mark Brnovich No
Mine Inspector of Arizona Arizona Joe Hart Republican Party Republican Yes Joe Hart No
Treasurer of Arizona Arizona Doug Ducey Republican Party Republican No Jeff DeWit No
Superintendent of Public Instruction of Arizona Arizona John Huppenthal Republican Party Republican Defeated in primary Diane Douglas No
Corporation Commission of Arizona Arizona Gary Pierce Republican Party Republican No Tom Forese No
Corporation Commission of Arizona Arizona Brenda Burns Republican Party Republican No Doug Little No
Governor of Arkansas Arkansas Mike Beebe Democratic Party Democratic Ineligible due to term limits Asa Hutchinson Yes
Lieutenant Governor of Arkansas Arkansas Mark Darr Republican Party Republican No Tim Griffin Yes
Secretary of State of Arkansas Arkansas Mark Martin Republican Party Republican Yes Mark Martin No
Attorney General of Arkansas Arkansas Dustin McDaniel Democratic Party Democratic Ineligible due to term limits Leslie Rutledge Yes
Treasurer of Arkansas Arkansas Charles Robinson Electiondot.png Democratic Ineligible due to terms of appointment Dennis Milligan Yes
Auditor of Arkansas Arkansas Charlie Daniels Democratic Party Democratic No Andrea Lea Yes
Arkansas Commissioner of State Lands Arkansas John Thurston Republican Party Republican Yes John Thurston No
Governor of California California Jerry Brown Democratic Party Democratic Yes Jerry Brown No
Lieutenant Governor of California California Gavin Newsom Democratic Party Democratic Yes Gavin Newsom No
Secretary of State of California California Debra Bowen Democratic Party Democratic Ineligible due to term limits Alex Padilla No
Attorney General of California California Kamala Harris Democratic Party Democratic Yes Kamala D. Harris No
Treasurer of California California Bill Lockyer Democratic Party Democratic Ineligible due to term limits John Chiang No
Controller of California California John Chiang Democratic Party Democratic Ineligible due to term limits Betty Yee No
Superintendent of Public Instruction of California California Tom Torlakson Democratic Party Democratic Yes Tom Torlakson No
Commissioner of Insurance of California California Dave Jones Democratic Party Democratic Yes Dave Jones No
Governor of Colorado Colorado John Hickenlooper Democratic Party Democratic Yes John Hickenlooper No
Lieutenant Governor of Colorado Colorado Joseph Garcia Democratic Party Democratic No Joseph Garcia No
Secretary of State of Colorado Colorado Scott Gessler Republican Party Republican No Wayne W. Williams No
Attorney General of Colorado Colorado John Suthers Republican Party Republican Ineligible due to term limits Cynthia Coffman No
Treasurer of Colorado Colorado Walker Stapleton Republican Party Republican Yes Walker Stapleton No
Governor of Connecticut Connecticut Dan Malloy Democratic Party Democratic Yes Dan Malloy No
Lieutenant Governor of Connecticut Connecticut Nancy Wyman Democratic Party Democratic Yes Nancy Wyman No
Secretary of State of Connecticut Connecticut Denise Merrill Democratic Party Democratic Yes Denise Merrill No
Attorney General of Connecticut Connecticut George Jepsen Democratic Party Democratic Yes George Jepsen No
Treasurer of Connecticut Connecticut Denise L. Nappier Democratic Party Democratic Yes Denise L. Nappier No
Comptroller of Connecticut Connecticut Kevin Lembo Democratic Party Democratic Yes Kevin Lembo No
Attorney General of Delaware Delaware Beau Biden Democratic Party Democratic Yes Matthew Denn No
Treasurer of Delaware Delaware Chip Flowers Democratic Party Democratic No Ken Simpler Yes
State Auditor of Delaware Delaware R. Thomas Wagner, Jr. Republican Party Republican Yes R. Thomas Wagner, Jr. No
Governor of Florida Florida Rick Scott Republican Party Republican Yes Rick Scott No
Lieutenant Governor of Florida Florida Carlos Lopez-Cantera Ends.png Republican Yes Carlos Lopez-Cantera No
Attorney General of Florida Florida Pam Bondi Republican Party Republican Yes Pam Bondi No
Chief Financial Officer of Florida Florida Jeffrey Atwater Republican Party Republican Yes Jeffrey Atwater No
Commissioner of Agriculture and Consumer Services of Florida Florida Adam Putnam Republican Party Republican Yes Adam Putnam No
Governor of Georgia Georgia Nathan Deal Republican Party Republican Yes Nathan Deal No
Lieutenant Governor of Georgia Georgia Casey Cagle Republican Party Republican Ineligible due to term limits Casey Cagle No
Secretary of State of Georgia Georgia Brian Kemp Republican Party Republican Yes Brian Kemp No
Attorney General of Georgia Georgia Samuel S. Olens Republican Party Republican Yes Samuel S. Olens No
State Superintendent of Schools of Georgia Georgia John Barge Republican Party Republican No Richard Woods No
Insurance and Safety Fire Commissioner of Georgia Georgia Ralph Hudgens Republican Party Republican Yes Ralph Hudgens No
Commissioner of Agriculture of Georgia Georgia Gary Black Republican Party Republican Yes Gary Black No
Commissioner of Labor of Georgia Georgia Mark Butler Republican Party Republican Yes Mark Butler No
Public Service Commission of Georgia Georgia H. Doug Everett Republican Party Republican Yes H. Doug Everett No
Public Service Commission of Georgia Georgia Bubba McDonald Republican Party Republican Yes Bubba McDonald No
Governor of Hawaii Hawaii Neil Abercrombie Democratic Party Democratic Defeated in primary David Ige No
Lieutenant Governor of Hawaii Hawaii Shan Tsutsui Democratic Party Democratic Yes Shan Tsutsui No
Governor of Idaho Idaho Butch Otter Republican Party Republican Yes Butch Otter No
Lieutenant Governor of Idaho Idaho Brad Little Republican Party Republican Yes Brad Little No
Secretary of State of Idaho Idaho Ben Ysursa Republican Party Republican No Lawerence Denney No
Attorney General of Idaho Idaho Lawrence Wasden Republican Party Republican Yes Lawrence Wasden No
Treasurer of Idaho Idaho Ron Crane Republican Party Republican Yes Ron Crane No
Controller of Idaho Idaho Brandon Woolf Republican Party Republican Yes Brandon Woolf No
Superintendent of Public Instruction of Idaho Idaho Tom Luna Republican Party Republican Yes Sherri Ybarra No
Governor of Illinois Illinois Pat Quinn Democratic Party Democratic Yes Bruce Rauner Yes
Lieutenant Governor of Illinois Illinois Sheila Simon Democratic Party Democratic No Evelyn Sanguinetti Yes
Secretary of State of Illinois Illinois Jesse White Democratic Party Democratic Yes Jesse White No
Attorney General of Illinois Illinois Lisa Madigan Democratic Party Democratic Yes Lisa Madigan No
Treasurer of Illinois Illinois Dan Rutherford Republican Party Republican No Mike Frerichs Yes
Comptroller of Illinois Illinois Judy Baar Topinka Republican Party Republican Yes Judy Baar Topinka No
Secretary of State of Indiana Indiana Connie Lawson Republican Party Republican Yes Connie Lawson No
Treasurer of Indiana Indiana Daniel Huge Independent Nonpartisan No Kelly Mitchell No
Auditor of the State of Indiana Indiana Suzanne Crouch Republican Party Republican Yes Suzanne Crouch No
Governor of Iowa Iowa Terry E. Branstad Republican Party Republican Yes Terry E. Branstad No
Lieutenant Governor of Iowa Iowa Kim Reynolds Republican Party Republican Yes Kim Reynolds No
Secretary of State of Iowa Iowa Matt Schultz Republican Party Republican No Paul Pate No
Attorney General of Iowa Iowa Tom Miller Democratic Party Democratic Yes Tom Miller No
Treasurer of State of Iowa Iowa Michael Fitzgerald Democratic Party Democratic Yes Michael Fitzgerald No
Auditor of State of Iowa Iowa Mary Mosiman Republican Party Republican Yes Mary Mosiman No
Secretary of Argiculture of Iowa Iowa Bill Northey Republican Party Republican Yes Bill Northey No
Governor of Kansas Kansas Sam Brownback Republican Party Republican Yes Sam Brownback No
Lieutenant Governor of Kansas Kansas Jeff Colyer Republican Party Republican Yes Jeff Colyer No
Secretary of State of Kansas Kansas Kris Kobach Republican Party Republican Yes Kris Kobach No
Attorney General of Kansas Kansas Derek Schmidt Republican Party Republican Yes Derek Schmidt No
Treasurer of Kansas Kansas Ron Estes Republican Party Republican Yes Ron Estes No
Commissioner of Insurance of Kansas Kansas Sandy Praeger Republican Party Republican No Ken Selzer No
Public Service Commission of Louisiana Louisiana Eric Skrmetta Republican Party Republican Yes Pending
Public Service Commission of Louisiana Louisiana Foster Campbell Democratic Party Democratic Yes Foster Campbell No
Governor of Maine Maine Paul LePage Republican Party Republican Yes Paul LePage No
Governor of Maryland Maryland Martin O'Malley Democratic Party Democratic Ineligible due to term limits Larry Hogan Yes
Lieutenant Governor of Maryland Maryland Anthony G. Brown Democratic Party Democratic No Boyd Rutherford Yes
Attorney General of Maryland Maryland Doug Gansler Democratic Party Democratic No Brian Frosh No
Comptroller of Maryland Maryland Peter Franchot Democratic Party Democratic Yes Peter Franchot No
Governor of Massachusetts Massachusetts Deval Patrick Democratic Party Democratic No Charles D. Baker Yes
Lieutenant Governor of Massachusetts Massachusetts Office currently vacant N/A N/A Karyn Polito Yes
Secretary of State of Massachusetts Massachusetts William F. Galvin Democratic Party Democratic Yes William F. Galvin No
Attorney General of Massachusetts Massachusetts Martha Coakley Democratic Party Democratic No Maura Healey No
Treasurer of Massachusetts Massachusetts Steven Grossman Democratic Party Democratic No Deb Goldberg No
Auditor of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts Massachusetts Suzanne Bump Democratic Party Democratic Yes Suzanne Bump No
Governor of Michigan Michigan Rick Snyder Republican Party Republican Yes Rick Snyder No
Lieutenant Governor of Michigan Michigan Brian Calley Republican Party Republican Yes Brian Calley No
Secretary of State of Michigan Michigan Ruth Johnson Republican Party Republican Yes Ruth Johnson No
Attorney General of Michigan Michigan Bill Schuette Republican Party Republican Yes Bill Schuette No
Governor of Minnesota Minnesota Mark Dayton Democratic Party Democratic Yes Mark Dayton No
Lieutenant Governor of Minnesota Minnesota Yvonne Prettner Solon Democratic Party Democratic No Tina Smith No
Secretary of State of Minnesota Minnesota Mark Ritchie Democratic Party Democratic No Steve Simon No
Attorney General of Minnesota Minnesota Lori Swanson Democratic Party Democratic Yes Lori Swanson No
State Auditor of Minnesota Minnesota Rebecca Otto Democratic Party Democratic Yes Rebecca Otto No
State Auditor of Missouri Missouri Thomas Schweich Republican Party Republican Yes Thomas Schweich No
Public Service Commission of Montana Montana Travis Kavulla Republican Party Republican Yes Travis Kavulla No
Public Service Commission of Montana Montana Bill Gallagher Republican Party Republican No Brad Johnson No
Governor of Nebraska Nebraska Dave Heineman Republican Party Republican Ineligible due to term limits Pete Ricketts No
Lieutenant Governor of Nebraska Nebraska John Nelson Republican Party Republican No Mike Foley No
Secretary of State of Nebrasha Nebraska John A. Gale Republican Party Republican Yes John A. Gale No
Attorney General of Nebraska Nebraska Jon Bruning Republican Party Republican Yes Doug Peterson No
Treasurer of Nebraska Nebraska Don Stenberg Republican Party|Republican Yes Don Stenberg No
Auditor of Public Accounts of Nebraska Nebraska Mike Foley Republican Party Republican No Charlie Janssen No
Public Service Commission of Nebraska Nebraska Anne C. Boyle Democratic Party Democratic No Crystal Rhoades No
Governor of Nevada Nevada Brian Sandoval Republican Party Republican Yes Brian Sandoval No
Lieutenant Governor of Nevada Nevada Brian Krolicki Republican Party Republican No Mark Hutchison No
Secretary of State of Nevada Nevada Ross Miller Democratic Party Democratic Ineligible due to term limits Barbara Cegavske Yes
Attorney General of Nevada Nevada Catherine Cortez Masto Democratic Party Democratic Ineligible due to term limits Adam Paul Laxalt Yes
State Treasurer of Nevada Nevada Kate Marshall Democratic Party Democratic Ineligible due to term limits Dan Schwartz Yes
Controller of Nevada Nevada Kim Wallin Democratic Party Democratic No Ron Knecht Yes
Governor of New Hampshire New Hampshire Maggie Hassan Democratic Party Democratic Yes Maggie Hassan No
Governor of New Mexico New Mexico Susana Martinez Republican Party Republican Yes Susana Martinez No
Lieutenant Governor of New Mexico New Mexico John Sanchez Republican Party Republican Yes John Sanchez No
Secretary of State of New Mexico New Mexico Dianna Duran Republican Party Republican Yes Dianna Duran No
Attorney General of New Mexico New Mexico Gary King Democratic Party Democratic No Hector Balderas No
New Mexico Treasurer New Mexico James B. Lewis Republican Party Republican Ineligible due to term limits Tim Eichenberg No
State Auditor of New Mexico New Mexico Hector Balderas Democratic Party Democratic Ineligible due to term limits Tim Keller No
New Mexico Public Lands Commissioner New Mexico Ray Powell Democratic Party Democratic Yes Aubrey Dunn Yes
Public Regulation Commission of New Mexico New Mexico Ben L. Hall Republican Party Republican Yes Sandy Jones Yes
Public Regulation Commission of New Mexico New Mexico Patrick H. Lyons Republican Party Republican Yes Patrick H. Lyons No
Public Regulation Commission of New Mexico New Mexico Theresa Becenti-Aguilar Democratic Party Democratic Defeated in primary Lynda Lovejoy No
Public Education Commission of New Mexico New Mexico Office currently vacant N/A No Eleanor Chavez No
Public Education Commission of New Mexico New Mexico Millie Pogna Ends.png Republican Yes Millie Pogna No
Public Education Commission of New Mexico New Mexico Carmie Toulouse Ends.png Republican Yes Carmie Toulouse No
Public Education Commission of New Mexico New Mexico J. Tyson Parker Independent Nonpartisan No Karyl Armbruster Yes
Public Education Commission of New Mexico New Mexico James Conyers Electiondot.png Democratic Yes James Conyers No
Public Education Commission of New Mexico New Mexico Gilbert Peralta Electiondot.png Democratic Yes Gilbert Peralta No
Public Education Commission of New Mexico New Mexico Eugene Gant Electiondot.png Democratic No Patricia Gipson No
Governor of New York New York Andrew Cuomo Democratic Party Democratic Yes Andrew Cuomo No
Lieutenant Governor of New York New York Robert Duffy Democratic Party Democratic Yes Kathy Hochul No
Attorney General of New York New York Eric Schneiderman Democratic Party Democratic Yes Eric Schneiderman No
Comptroller of New York New York Thomas DiNapoli Democratic Party Democratic Yes Thomas DiNapoli No
Secretary of State of North Dakota North Dakota Al Jaeger Republican Party Republican Yes Al Jaeger No
Attorney General of North Dakota North Dakota Wayne Stenehjem Republican Party Republican Yes Wayne Stenehjem No
North Dakota Commissioner of Agriculture North Dakota Doug Goehring Republican Party Republican Yes Doug Goehring No
North Dakota Tax Commissioner North Dakota Ryan Rauschenberger Republican Party Republican No Ryan Rauschenberger No
North Dakota Public Services Commissioner North Dakota Brian Kalk Republican Party Republican Yes Brian Kalk No
North Dakota Public Services Commissioner North Dakota Julie Fedorchak Republican Party Republican Yes Julie Fedorchak No
Governor of Ohio Ohio John Kasich Republican Party Republican Yes John Kasich No
Lieutenant Governor of Ohio Ohio Mary Taylor Republican Party Republican Yes Mary Taylor No
Secretary of State of Ohio Ohio Jon Husted Republican Party Republican Yes Jon Husted No
Attorney General of Ohio Ohio Mike DeWine Republican Party Republican Yes Mike DeWine No
Treasurer of Ohio Ohio Josh Mandel Republican Party Republican Yes Josh Mandel No
Auditor of State of Ohio Ohio Dave Yost Republican Party Republican Yes Dave Yost No
Governor of Oklahoma Oklahoma Mary Fallin Republican Party Republican Yes Mary Fallin No
Lieutenant Governor of Oklahoma Oklahoma Todd Lamb Republican Party Republican Yes Todd Lamb No
Attorney General of Oklahoma Oklahoma Scott Pruitt Republican Party Republican Yes Scott Pruitt No
Treasurer of Oklahoma Oklahoma Ken Miller Republican Party Republican Yes Ken Miller No
State Auditor and Inspector of Oklahoma Oklahoma Gary Jones Republican Party Republican Yes Gary Jones No
Superintendent of Public Instruction of Oklahoma Oklahoma Janet Barresi Republican Party Republican Defeated in primary Joy Hofmeister No
Commissioner of Insurance of Oklahoma Oklahoma John Doak Republican Party Republican Yes John Doak No
Commissioner of Labor of Oklahoma Oklahoma Mark Costello Republican Party Republican Yes Mark Costello No
Oklahoma Corporation Commissioner Oklahoma Patrice Douglas Republican Party Republican No Todd Hiett No
Governor of Oregon Oregon John Kitzhaber Democratic Party Democratic Yes John Kitzhaber No
Governor of Pennsylvania Pennsylvania Tom Corbett Republican Party Republican Yes Tom Wolf Yes
Lieutenant Governor of Pennsylvania Pennsylvania Jim Cawley Republican Party Republican Yes Mike Stack Yes
Governor of Rhode Island Rhode Island Lincoln Chafee Democratic Party Democratic No Gina Raimondo No
Lieutenant Governor Rhode Island Rhode Island Elizabeth Roberts Democratic Party Democratic Ineligible due to term limits Daniel McKee No
Secretary of State of Rhode Island Rhode Island Ralph Mollis Democratic Party Democratic Ineligible due to term limits Nellie Gorbea No
Attorney General of Rhode Island Rhode Island Peter Kilmartin Democratic Party Democratic Yes Peter Kilmartin No
General Treasurer of Rhode Island Rhode Island Gina Raimondo Democratic Party Democratic No Seth Magaziner No
Governor of South Carolina South Carolina Nikki Haley Republican Party Republican Yes Nikki Haley No
Lieutenant Governor of South Carolina South Carolina John McGill Democratic Party Democratic No Henry McMaster Yes
Secretary of State of South Carolina South Carolina Mark Hammond Republican Party Republican Yes Mark Hammond No
Attorney General of South Carolina South Carolina Alan Wilson Republican Party Republican Yes Alan Wilson No
Treasurer of South Carolina South Carolina Curtis Loftis, Jr. Republican Party Republican Yes Curtis Loftis, Jr. No
Comptroller General of South Carolina South Carolina Richard Eckstrom Republican Party Republican Yes Richard Eckstrom No
Superintendent of Education of South Carolina South Carolina Mick Zais Republican Party Republican No Molly Mitchell Spearman No
Commissioner of Agriculture of South Carolina South Carolina Hugh Weathers Republican Party Republican Yes Hugh Weathers No
Adjutant General of South Carolina South Carolina Robert E. Livingston, Jr. Republican Party Republican Yes Robert E. Livingston, Jr. No
Governor of South Dakota South Dakota Dennis Daugaard Republican Party Republican Yes Dennis Daugaard No
Lieutenant Governor of South Dakota South Dakota Matthew Michels Republican Party Republican Yes Matthew Michels No
Secretary of State of South Dakota South Dakota Jason Gant Republican Party Republican No Shantel Krebs No
Attorney General of South Dakota South Dakota Marty J. Jackley Republican Party Republican Yes Marty J. Jackley No
Treasurer of South Dakota South Dakota Richard Sattgast Republican Party Republican Yes Richard Sattgast No
State Auditor of South Dakota South Dakota Steve Barnett Republican Party Republican Yes Steve Barnett No
Commissioner of School and Public Lands South Dakota Vernon L. Larson Republican Party Republican No Ryan Brunner No
Public Utilities Commission of South Dakota South Dakota Gary Hanson Republican Party Republican Yes Gary Hanson No
Governor of Tennessee Tennessee Bill Haslam Republican Party Republican Yes Bill Haslam No
Governor of Texas Texas Rick Perry Republican Party Republican No Greg Abbott No
Lieutenant Governor of Texas Texas David Dewhurst Republican Party Republican Defeated in primary Dan Patrick No
Attorney General of Texas Texas Greg Abbott Republican Party Republican No Ken Paxton No
Comptroller of Public Accounts of Texas Texas Susan Combs Republican Party Republican No Glenn Hegar No
Land Commissioner of Texas Texas Jerry Patterson Republican Party Republican No George P. Bush No
Commissioner of Agriculture of Texas Texas Todd Staples Republican Party Republican No Sid Miller No
Railroad Commission of Texas Texas Barry Smitherman Republican Party Republican No Ryan Sitton No
Utah attorney general Utah Sean D. Reyes Republican Party Republican Yes Sean D. Reyes No
Governor of Vermont Vermont Peter Shumlin Democratic Party Democratic Yes Pending
Lieutenant Governor of Vermont Vermont Phillip Scott Republican Party Republican Yes Phillip Scott No
Secretary of State of Vermont Vermont Jim Condos Democratic Party Democratic Yes Jim Condos No
Attorney General of Vermont Vermont William Sorrell Democratic Party Democratic Yes William Sorrell No
Treasurer of Vermont Vermont Elizabeth Pearce Democratic Party Democratic Yes Elizabeth Pearce No
State Auditor of Vermont Vermont Doug Hoffer Republican Party Republican Yes Doug Hoffer No
Governor of Wisconsin Wisconsin Scott Walker Republican Party Republican Yes Scott Walker No
Lieutenant Governor of Wisconsin Wisconsin Rebecca Kleefisch Republican Party Republican Yes Rebecca Kleefisch No
Secretary of State of Wisconsin Wisconsin Douglas LaFollette Democratic Party Democratic Yes Douglas La Follette No
Attorney General of Wisconsin Wisconsin J.B. Van Hollen Republican Party Republican No Brad Schimel No
Treasurer of Wisconsin Wisconsin Kurt Schuller Republican Party Republican No Matt Adamczyk No
Governor of Wyoming Wyoming Matt Mead Republican Party Republican Yes Matt Mead No
Secretary of State of Wyoming Wyoming Max Maxfield Republican Party Republican No Ed Murray No
Treasurer of Wyoming Wyoming Mark Gordon Republican Party Republican Yes Mark Gordon No
Auditor of Wyoming Wyoming Cynthia Cloud Republican Party Republican Yes Cynthia Cloud No
Superintendent of Public Instruction of Wyoming Wyoming Cindy Hill Republican Party Republican No Jillian Balow No

General election

November 4

Primaries

2014 State Executive Primary Information
State Signature Filing Deadline Primary Date Notes/Costs for candidates Days between Deadline and Primary
Alabama Red padlock.png 2/7/2014 Red padlock.png 6/3/2014 116
Alaska Red padlock.png 6/2/2014 Red padlock.png 8/19/2014 The filing fee for governor and lieutenant governor is $100.[7] 85
Arizona Red padlock.png 5/28/2014 Red padlock.png 8/26/2014 Write-in candidates must file by 7/17/2014.[8] 90
Arkansas Red padlock.png 3/3/2014 Red padlock.png 5/20/2014 Independent candidates must also submit petitions with the Secretary of State Office. Those are due by 5/1/2014.[9][10] 68
California Red padlock.png 2/20/2014 Red padlock.png 6/3/2014 Candidates must submit a minimum of 3,000 registered voters' signatures to the counties in which the signers reside. Instead of filing petitions, candidates may instead pay a fee equal to one percent of the salary of the desired office to their home county elections office.[11][12] That fee is due by 3/7/2014. Write-in candidates must file by 5/20/2014.[13] 113
Colorado Red padlock.png 3/31/2014 Red padlock.png 6/24/2014 Candidates may also file by assembly nomination with a major party and by the write-in process. Major party candidates must file by 4/12/2014, and write-in candidates must file by 4/18/2014.[14][15][16] 85
Connecticut Red padlock.png 6/10/2014 Red padlock.png 8/12/2014 Candidates running by petition must collect registered voter signatures equal to one percent of the votes cast in the previous election for the same office or 7,500 signatures of registered voters, whichever is fewer.[17] 63
Delaware Red padlock.png 7/8/2014 Red padlock.png 9/9/2014 63
Florida Red padlock.png 5/19/2014 Red padlock.png 8/26/2014 The deadline for candidates paying a filing fee instead of submitting petitions is 6/20/2014.[18][19] 99
Georgia Red padlock.png 3/7/2014 Red padlock.png 5/20/2014 53
Hawaii Red padlock.png 6/3/2014 Red padlock.png 8/9/2014 67
Idaho Red padlock.png 3/14/2014 Red padlock.png 5/20/2014 67
Illinois Red padlock.png 12/2/2013 Red padlock.png 3/18/2014 106
Indiana Red padlock.png 2/7/2014 Red padlock.png 5/6/2014 88
Iowa Red padlock.png 3/14/2014 Red padlock.png 6/3/2014 81
Kansas Red padlock.png 6/2/2014 Red padlock.png 8/5/2014 64
Louisiana Red padlock.png 8/22/2014 11/4/2014 74
Maine Red padlock.png 3/17/2014 Red padlock.png 6/10/2014 The deadline for independent candidates is 6/2/2014.[20] 85
Maryland Red padlock.png 2/25/2014 Red padlock.png 6/24/2014 Filing fees depend upon the office sought. The fee must be paid either by check, money order or cash. It is permissible for a state candidate’s campaign finance entity to pay the fee.[21] 129
Massachusetts Red padlock.png 5/6/2014 Red padlock.png 9/9/2014 The 5/6/2014 deadline is for candidates to file nomination papers with the Registrar of Voters in order to be certified. Candidates must also file paperwork with the Secretary of the Commonwealth by 6/3/2014. The deadline for non-party candidates running for federal and statewide offices to file nomination papers with the Registrar of Voters for certification is 7/29/2014, and the deadline for these non-party candidates to file paperwork with the Secretary of the Commonwealth is 8/26/2014.[22] 126
Michigan Red padlock.png 4/22/2014 Red padlock.png 8/5/2014 Candidates for governor must file 15,000 valid signatures from at least half of the congressional districts in the state.[23] Candidates for the offices of Secretary of State and Attorney General do not participate in the primary election.[24] 105
Minnesota Red padlock.png 6/3/2014 Red padlock.png 8/12/2014 70
Missouri Red padlock.png 3/25/2014 Red padlock.png 8/5/2014 133
Montana Red padlock.png 3/10/2014 Red padlock.png 6/3/2014 85
Nebraska Red padlock.png 3/3/2014 Red padlock.png 5/13/2014 Incumbents running for re-election must file by 2/18/2014.[25] 71
Nevada Red padlock.png 3/14/2014 Red padlock.png 6/10/2014 88
New Hampshire Red padlock.png 6/13/2014 Red padlock.png 9/9/2014 88
New Mexico Red padlock.png 2/4/2014 Red padlock.png 6/3/2014 119
New York - Red padlock.png 9/9/2014
North Dakota Red padlock.png 4/7/2014 Red padlock.png 6/10/2014 64
Ohio Red padlock.png 2/5/2014 Red padlock.png 5/6/2014 90
Oklahoma Red padlock.png 4/11/2014 Red padlock.png 6/24/2014 74
Oregon Red padlock.png 3/11/2014 Red padlock.png 5/20/2014 70
Pennsylvania Red padlock.png 3/11/2014 Red padlock.png 5/20/2014 70
Rhode Island Red padlock.png 6/25/2014 Red padlock.png 9/9/2014 76
South Carolina Red padlock.png 3/30/2014 Red padlock.png 6/10/2014 72
South Dakota Red padlock.png 3/25/2014 Red padlock.png 6/3/2014 65
Tennessee Red padlock.png 4/3/2014 Red padlock.png 8/7/2014 116
Texas Red padlock.png 12/9/2013 Red padlock.png 3/4/2014 85
Vermont Red padlock.png 6/12/2014 Red padlock.png 8/26/2014 75
Wisconsin Red padlock.png 6/2/2014 Red padlock.png 8/12/2014 85
Wyoming Red padlock.png 5/30/2014 Red padlock.png 8/19/2014 74


Alabama

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Alaska

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Arizona

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Arkansas

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California

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Colorado

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Connecticut

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Delaware

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Florida

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Georgia

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Hawaii

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Idaho

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Illinois

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Indiana

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Iowa

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Kansas

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Louisiana

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Maine

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Maryland

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Massachusetts

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Michigan

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Minnesota

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Missouri

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Montana

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Nebraska

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Nevada

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New Hampshire

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New Mexico

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New York

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North Dakota

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Ohio

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Oklahoma

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Oregon

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Pennsylvania

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Rhode Island

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South Carolina

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South Dakota

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Tennessee

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Texas

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Vermont

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Wisconsin

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Wyoming

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Gubernatorial

Lt. Governor

Secretary of State

Attorney General

State Treasurer

Controller

Auditor

Superintendent of Schools

Adjutant General

Mine Inspector

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Commissioner of Insurance

Commissioner of Agriculture

Labor Commissioner

Land Commissioner

Railroad Commissioner

Tax Commissioner

See also

External links

References

  1. University of Virginia Center for Politics: Larry Sabato's Crystal Ball, "2013-2014 Gubernatorial Races," April 29, 2013
  2. The Washington Post, "The Fix's top 15 gubernatorial races," March 22, 2013
  3. Governing Politics, "2013-2014 Governor's Races: Who's Vulnerable?," December 12, 2012
  4. Quinnipiac University Poll, "LEADING DEMS TOP CORBETT IN PENNSYLVANIA GOV RACE,QUINNIPIAC UNIVERSITY POLL FINDS;DEM PRIMARY IS A RACE BETWEEN SCHWARTZ AND SESTAK," April 29, 2013
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