2019 Gubernatorial Elections

GOVERNORS RACES OVERVIEW

Two (2) states will hold regularly scheduled elections November 5 to choose governors. Louisiana will hold its general election November 16 to choose its governor.

To learn more about a candidate and their campaign simply click on their name in the chart below.

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 Candidate Pre-election Party Control Post-election Party Control
Kentucky Attorney General Andy Beshear (D) - WINNER Republican Democratic - FLIP
Kentucky Governor Matt Bevin (R) (Inc.) Republican Democratic - FLIP
Louisiana Governor John Bel Edwards (D) (Inc.) - WINNER Democratic Democratic
Louisiana Eddie Rispone (R) Democratic Democratic
Mississippi Attorney General Jim Hood (D) Republican Republican
Mississippi Lt. Governor Tate Reeves (R) - WINNER Republican Republican