2019 Gubernatorial Elections

GOVERNORS RACES OVERVIEW

Three (3) states will hold regularly scheduled elections November 5 to choose governors. 

 

Disclaimer: The information contained in the table below is subject to revision and will be updated throughout the election cycle.

For additional information please contact Meghan Holihan at msh@statside.com 

State Primary Date Candidate Pre-election Party Control Post-election Party Control (* = flip)
Kentucky 5/21/2019 Attorney General Andy Beshear (D) Republican TBD
Kentucky 5/21/2019 Governor Matt Bevin (R) (Inc.) Republican TBD
Louisiana 10/12/2019 Governor John Bel Edwards (D) (Inc.) Democratic TBD
Louisiana 10/12/2019 Oscar "Omar" Dantzler (D) Democratic TBD
Louisiana 10/12/2019 M. V. "Vinny" Mendoza (D) Democratic TBD
Louisiana 10/12/2019 Congressman Ralph Abraham (R) Democratic TBD
Louisiana 10/12/2019 Patrick J. Doguet (R) Democratic TBD
Louisiana 10/12/2019 Patrick "Live Wire" Landry (R) Democratic TBD
Louisiana 10/12/2019 Manuel Russell Leach (R) Democratic TBD
Louisiana 10/12/2019 Eddie Rispone (R) Democratic TBD
Louisiana 10/12/2019 Gary Landrieu (I) Democratic TBD
Mississippi 8/6/2019 Attorney General Jim Hood (D) Republican TBD
Mississippi 8/27/2019 Runoff Lt. Governor Tate Reeves (R) Republican TBD
Mississippi 8/27/2019 Runoff Former Chief Justice Bill Waller Jr. (R) Republican TBD