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 Candidate Qualifying Deadline - 8/8/2019 Democratic TBD
Mississippi 8/6/2019 Attorney General Jim Hood (D) Republican TBD
Mississippi 8/6/2019 Michael Brown (D) Republican TBD
Mississippi 8/6/2019 William Bond Compton Jr. (D) Republican TBD
Mississippi 8/6/2019 Robert J. Ray (D) Republican TBD
Mississippi 8/6/2019 Robert Shuler Smith (D) Republican TBD
Mississippi 8/6/2019 Gregory Walsh (D) Republican TBD
Mississippi 8/6/2019 Phillip "Bucket" West (D) Republican TBD
Mississippi 8/6/2019 Velesha P. Williams (D) Republican TBD
Mississippi 8/6/2019 Albert Wilson (D) Republican TBD
Mississippi 8/6/2019 State Representative Robert Foster (R) Republican TBD
Mississippi 8/6/2019 Lt. Governor Tate Reeves (R) Republican TBD
Mississippi 8/6/2019 Former Chief Justice Bill Waller Jr. (R) Republican TBD