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Elections
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March 06, 2014

Gubernatorial elections will be held in 36 states and three territories. There are 31 incumbent governors eligible to run for reelection and eight incumbent governors who are term-limited or have announced they will not seek reelection.


PDF Governors' Party Affiliations, 1900-2014

 


Past Election Information
November 06, 2013

On November 5, 2013, gubernatorial elections were held in New Jersey and Virginia.

June 27, 2013

In 2013, gubernatorial elections will be held in two states – New Jersey and Virginia.  The incumbent governor of New Jersey is eligible to run for reelection and the incumbent governor of Virginia is term-limited and cannot seek reelection.

November 26, 2012

On November 6, 2012, gubernatorial elections were held in 11 states, one territory and one commonwealth.

January 01, 2011

In 2011, gubernatorial elections will be held in four states. Below is a list of the states conducting gubernatorial elections including the name and party of the incumbent governor and the primary election date in each state.

December 08, 2010

On November 2, 2010, gubernatorial elections were held in 37 states and two territories. Below are the initial results for each state and territory. Please click on the state name to access more detailed election data. The breakdown of governors by party for 2011 can be found at the bottom of the page.

December 01, 2009

On November 3, 2009, gubernatorial elections were held in New Jersey and Virginia. Please find the results below. In Northern Mariana Islands the general election was held Saturday, November 7, 2009.