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StateGovernor Party Former Governors / Candidates
AK  
  Frank Murkowski
First elected 2002
Republican Tony Knowles (Dem. Governor, 1995-2002)
AL  
 

Bob Riley
First elected 2003

Republican Don Siegelman (Dem. Governor, 1999-2003)
AR  
  Mike Huckabee
Re-elected 2002
Republican Bill Clinton (Dem. Governor, 1979-81 & 1983-92)
Dale Bumpers (Dem. Governor, 1971-75)
David Pryor (Dem. Governor, 1975-79)
AZ  
 Janet Napolitano
First elected 2002
Republican Jane Dee Hull (GOP Governor, 1998-2002)
CA  
 Arnold Schwarzenegger
First elected 2003
Democrat
Cruz Bustamante Democratic challenger 2003
Peter Camejo Green Challenger 2003
Arianna Huffington Independent challenger 2003
Tom McClintock Republican Challenger 2003
Gray Davis (Dem. Governor, 1998-2003, recalled 2003)
Ronald Reagan (GOP Governor, 1966-80)
CO  
  Bill Owens
Re-elected 2002
Republican
CT  
  Jodi Rell
Acting Governor as of 7/1/2004
Republican

John Rowland (GOP Governor, re-elected 2002, resigned July 2004)

DE  
  Ruth Ann Minner
First elected 2000; re-elected 2004
Democrat Tom Carper (Dem. Governor, 1993-2000)
FL  
  Jeb Bush
Re-elected 2002
Republican Bob Graham (Dem. Governor, 1979-86)
GA  
 Sonny Perdue
First elected 2002
Democrat

Roy Barnes (Dem. Governor, 1999-2002)
Zell Miller (Dem. Governor, 1991-98)
Jimmy Carter (Dem. Governor, 1971-74)

HI  
 Linda Lingle
First elected 2002
Republican Benjamin Cayetano(Dem. Governor, 1995-2002)
IA  
  Tom Vilsack
Re-elected 2002
Democrat
ID  
  Dirk Kempthorne
Re-elected 2002
Republican
IL  
 

Rod Blagojevich
First elected 2002

Democrat

George Ryan (GOP Governor, 1999-2002) 

IN  
 Joseph Kernan
Succeeded 2003

Mitch Daniels Republican, First Elected 2004
Democrat

Evan Bayh (Dem. Governor, 1989-96)
Frank O'Bannon (Dem. Governor, 1997-2003)

KS  
 Kathleen Sebelius
First elected 2002
Democrat Bill Graves (GOP Governor, 1995-2002)
KY  
 Ernie Fletcher
First elected 2002
Republican Wendell Ford (Dem. Governor, 1971-74)
Paul Patton (Dem. Governor, 1995-2002)
LA  
  Kathleen Blanco
First Elected 2004
Democrat

Mike Foster (GOP Governor, 1996-2004)

MA  
 Mitt Romney
First elected, 2002
Republican Jane Swift (GOP Governor, 2001-2002)
Paul Cellucci (GOP Governor until 2001; now ambassador to Canada)
Sen. John Kerry (Dem. Lt. Governor, 1982-84)
Shannon O'Brien (Democratic challenger, 2002)
Robert Reich (Democratic primary challenger, 2002)
Jill Stein (Green challenger, 2002)
Steve Grossman (Democratic primary challenger, 2002)
MD  
 Robert Ehrlich
First elected 2002
Republican Parris Glendening (Dem. Governor, 1995-2002)
ME  
 John Baldacci
First elected 2002
Angus King (Independent Governor, 1995-2002)
MI  
  Jennifer Graholm
First elected 2002
Democrat John Engler (GOP Governor, 1991-2002)
MN  
  Tim Pawlenty
Up for re-election 2002
Independent Jesse Ventura (Independent Governor, 1999-2002)
MO  
  Bob Holden
First elected 2000

Matt Blunt Republican, First Elected 2004
Democrat Mel Carnahan (Dem. Governor, 1997-2000)
John Ashcroft (GOP Governor, 1985-93)
Kit Bond (GOP Governor, 1971-77 & 81-85)
MS  
  Haley Barbour
First elected 2003
Republican Ronnie Musgrove (Dem. Governor, 2000-2003)
MT  
  Judy Martz
First elected 2000; retiring 2004

Brian Schweitzer Democrat, first elected 2004
Republican
NC  
  Mike Easley
First elected 2000; re-elected 2004
Democrat
ND  
  John Hoeven
First elected 2000; re-elected 2004
Republican
NE  
  Mike Johanns
Re-elected 2002
Republican Ben Nelson (Dem. Governor, 1991-99)
Bob Kerrey (Dem. Governor, 1983-87)
Jim Exon (Dem. Governor, 1971-79)
NH  
 Craig Benson
First elected 2002

John Lynch Democrat, first elected 2004
Republican Jeanne Shaheen (Dem. Governor, 1997-2002)
Judd Gregg (GOP Governor, 1989-92)
NJ  
  Richard Codey
Acting Governor Nov. 2004
Democrat James McGreevey (Dem. Governor, 2002-2004; resigned Aug. 2004)
Donald DiFrancesco (GOP Governor, 2001-2002)
Thomas Kean (GOP Governor, 1982-1990)
Christie Todd Whitman (GOP Governor, 1994-2001)
NM  
  Bill Richardson
First elected  2002
Democrat Gary Johnson (GOP Governor, 1995-2002)
NV  
  Kenny Guinn
Re-elected 2002
Republican Richard Bryan (Dem. Governor, 1983-89)
NY  
  George Pataki
Re-elected 2002
Republican Mario Cuomo (Dem. Governor, 1982-94)
OH  
  Bob Taft
Re-elected, 2002
Republican George Voinovich (GOP Governor, 1991-98)
Mike DeWine (Dem. Lt. Governor, 1991-95)
Richard Celeste (Dem. Governor, 1983-91)
OK  
 Brad Henry 
First elected 2002
Democrat Frank Keating (GOP Governor, 1995-2002)
OR  
  Ted Kulongoski
First elected 2002
Democrat Mark Hatfield (GOP Governor, 1959-66)
John Kitzhaber (Dem. Governor, 1995-2002)
PA  
  Edward Rendell
First elected 2002
Democrat Tom Ridge (GOP Governor, 1995-2001) 
Mark Schweiker (GOP Governor, 2001-02)
RI  
 Don Cacieri
First elected 2002
Republican Lincoln Almond (GOP Governor, 1995-2002)
John Chaffee (GOP Governor, 1963-66)
SC  
 Mark Sanford
First elected 2002
Republican Jim Hodges (Dem. Governor, 1999-2002)
Ernest Hollings (Dem. Governor, 1959-63)
SD  
 Mike Rounds
First elected 2002
Republican Bill Janklow (GOP Governor, 1979-1986, 1995-2002) 
TN  
  Phil Bredesen
First elected 2002
Republican Don Sundquist (GOP Governor, 1995-2002)
Lamar Alexander (GOP Governor, 1979-87)
TX  
  Rick Perry
Re-elected 2002
Republican George W. Bush (GOP Governor, 1994-2000)
UT  
  Olene Walker
Succeeded 2003

Jon Huntsman
Republican, elected 2004
Republican Mike Leavitt (GOP Governor, 1997-2003; appointed to EPA)
VT  
  James Douglas
Elected 2002; re-elected 2004
Republican Howard Dean (Dem. Governor, 1991-2002)
VA  
  Mark Warner
First elected 2001
Democrat Jim Gilmore (GOP Governor, 1998-2001)
George Allen (GOP Governor, 1994-97)
Chuck Robb (Dem. Governor, 1982-85)
WA  
  Gary Locke
Re-elected 2000; retiring 2004
Democrat
WI  
 Jim Doyle
First elected 2002
Democrat Scott McCallum  (GOP Governor, 2001-02)
Tommy Thompson (GOP Governor, 1987-2000)
WV  
  Bob Wise
First elected 2000; retiring 2004

Joe Manchin Democrat, first elected 2004
Democrat Jay Rockefeller (Dem. Governor, 1976-84)
WY  
  Dave Freudenthal
First elected 2002
Democrat Jim Geringer (GOP Governor, 1995-2002)


                                                                                                                                                                               
  

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