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Election Results: Nov. 7, 2018

Democrats take House; Republicans gain in Senate; Dems gain in Governorships

Following are summary results of Senate and Gubernatorial elections. For winners per race, scroll down to our predictions below.

Races which are too close to call as of Wednesday morning: (we'll fill these in as results become available):

    Senatorial Results in 35 races:
  • 2 Democratic takeovers: AZ (recounting), NV
  • 4 Republican takeovers: FL (recounting), IN, MO, ND
  • 22 Democratic retentions: CA, CT, DE, HI, ME, MD, MA, MI, MN-2, MN-6, MT, NJ, NM, NY, OH, PA, RI, VT, VA, WA, WI, WV
  • 6 Republican retentions: MS-6, NE, TN, TX, UT, WY
  • 1 race too close to call: MS-2 (runoff Nov. 27)
  • 2018 Senate balance: 51-47 R-D; 2019 Senate balance: 52/53-47/48 R-D.
    Gubernatorial Results in 36 races:
  • 7 Democratic takeovers: IL, KS, ME, MI, NV, NM, WI
  • 1 Republican takeovers: AK
  • 9 Democratic retentions: CA, CO, CT, HI, MN, NY, OR, PA, RI
  • 17 Republican retentions: AL, AZ, AR, ID, IA, MD, MA, NE, NH, OH, OK, SC, SD, TN, TX, VT, WI
  • 2 races too close to call: FL (recounting); GA (recounting; perhaps runoff)
  • 2018 Governor party balance: 34-16 R-D; 2019 Governor party balance: 25/26/27-23/24/25 R-D.

Source: See OnTheIssues Senate coverage and OnTheIssues Gubernatorial coverage, plus election results.


Senatorial election prediction:Nov. 2, 2018

Predictions in Senator's races: 7 Republican takeovers; 3 Democratic takeovers

    OnTheIssues makes our predictions in each Senatorial race (see our methodology in our House predictons on Oct. 24). Highlights:
  • 3 Democratic takeovers: AZ, NV, TX
  • 7 Republican takeovers: IN, MI, MN-2, MO, NM, NY, WI
  • 20 Democratic retentions: CA, CT, DE, FL, HI, ME, MD, MA, MN-6, MT, NJ, ND, OH, PA, RI, VT, VA, WA, WV
  • 6 Republican retentions: MS-6, MS-2, NE, TN, UT, WY
  • Current Senate balance: 51-47 R-D; predicted Senate balance: 55-43 R-D.
  • 35 total Senatorial races covered

    State and current party control:
    (red for Republican; blue for Democrat)
    Predicted winner, and OnTheIssues viewership scores:
    (with actual winner marked as after election)
    Predicted loser(s), and OnTheIssues viewership scores:
Arizona Jeff Flake Republican Incumbent retiring. Kyrsten Sinema (Democratic) 4945+2473+51 Martha McSally (Republican) 4848+861+20
California Democratic Incumbent renominated. Kevin de Leon (Democratic) 5198+5 Dianne Feinstein (Democratic) 4536+8
Connecticut Democratic Incumbent renominated. Matthew Corey (Republican) 891+4 Chris Murphy (Democratic) 423+4
Delaware Democratic Incumbent renominated. Tom Carper (Democratic) 580 Robert Arlett (Republican) 290.
Florida Democratic Incumbent renominated. Bill Nelson (Democratic) 12,987+11 Rick Scott (Republican) 9930+793+8
Hawaii Democratic Incumbent renominated. Mazie Hirono (Democratic) 214+7 Ron Curtis (Republican) 200.
Indiana Democratic Incumbent renominated. Mike Braun (Republican) 1422+8 Joe Donnelly (Democratic) 1093
Maine Independent Incumbent on ballot.[f] Angus King (Independent) 1271+47 Eric Brakey (Republican) 700
Zak Ringelstein (Democratic) 350+2
Maryland Democratic Incumbent renominated. Ben Cardin (Democratic) 587+112 Tony Campbell (Republican) 331+2
Arvin Vohra (Libertarian) 166
Massachusetts Democratic Incumbent renominated. Elizabeth Warren (Democratic) 6858+79+33+21 Geoff Diehl (Republican) 3631+5
Shiva Ayyadurai (Independent) 166
Michigan Democratic Incumbent renominated. John James (Republican) 2689 Debbie Stabenow (Democratic) 2581+3
Marcia Squier (Independent) 761
Minnesota 6-year seat Democratic Incumbent renominated. Amy Klobuchar (Democratic) 3914+4 Jim Newberger (Republican) 1985+1
Paula Overby (Green) 250
Minnesota 2-year seat Democratic Incumbent renominated. Karin Housley (Republican) 1857+4 Tina Smith (Democratic) 1122+467+4
Mississippi 6-year seat Republican Incumbent renominated. Roger Wicker (Republican) 523 David Baria (Democratic) 322+52
Mississippi 2-year seat Republican Incumbent renominated. Chris McDaniel (Republican) 759+2 Cindy Hyde-Smith (Republican) 552
Mike Espy (Democratic) 420
Missouri Democratic Incumbent renominated. Josh Hawley (Republican) 6765 Claire McCaskill (Democratic) 5469+70
Montana Democratic Incumbent renominated. Jon Tester (Democratic) 1533+19 Matthew Rosendale (Republican) 697+2
Nebraska Republican Incumbent renominated. Deb Fischer (Republican) 1200+51 Jane Raybould (Democratic) 552
Nevada Republican Incumbent renominated. Jacky Rosen (Democratic) 1648+516+9 Dean Heller (Republican) 1117
New Jersey Democratic Incumbent renominated. Bob Menendez (Democratic) 5308+593+4 Bob Hugin (Republican) 4471+107+7
Murray Sabrin (Libertarian) 418+5
New Mexico Democratic Incumbent renominated. Gary Johnson (Libertarian) 1973+14 Martin Heinrich (Democratic) 554
Mick Rich (Republican) 361
New York Democratic Incumbent renominated. Chele Farley (Republican) 1690+29 Kirsten Gillibrand (Democratic) 1051+35
North Dakota Democratic Incumbent renominated. Heidi Heitkamp (Democratic) 1967+9 Kevin Cramer (Republican) 685+362+3
Ohio Democratic Incumbent renominated. Sherrod Brown (Democratic) 3018+6 Jim Renacci (Republican) 1995+466+338
Pennsylvania Democratic Incumbent renominated. Bob Casey (Democratic) 4547+307+4 Lou Barletta (Republican) 2651+753+282+9
Rhode Island Democratic Incumbent renominated. Sheldon Whitehouse (Democratic) 344 Bob Flanders (Republican) 180.
Tennessee Bob Corker Republican Incumbent retiring. Marsha Blackburn (Republican) 6980+610+38 Phil Bredesen (Democratic) 4201+2
Texas Republican Incumbent renominated. Beto O'Rourke (Democratic) 13,450+6164+35=19,649 Ted Cruz (Republican) 16,429+1294+918+239+36+44=18,960
Utah Orrin Hatch Republican Incumbent retiring. Mitt Romney (Republican) 1227+104+8=1339 Jenny Wilson (Democratic) 1061+201+43+3=1308
Craig Bowden (Libertarian) 455
Vermont Independent Incumbent renominated Bernie Sanders (Independent) 801+788+37 Lawrence Zupan (Republican) 250.
Virginia Democratic Incumbent renominated. Tim Kaine (Democratic) 4881+1591+5 Corey Stewart (Republican) 2376+227
Washington Democratic Incumbent renominated. Maria Cantwell (Democratic) 1547+11 Susan Hutchison (Republican) 700.
West Virginia Democratic Incumbent renominated. Joe Manchin (Democratic) 1622 Patrick Morrisey (Republican) 1274
Wisconsin Democratic Incumbent renominated. Leah Vukmir (Republican) 1204 Tammy Baldwin (Democratic) 740+3
Wyoming Republican Incumbent renominated. John Barrasso (Republican) 548+2 Gary Trauner (Democratic) 138

Source: Google Analytics and OnTheIssues analysis.


Gubernatorial election prediction:Nov. 1, 2018

Predictions in Governor's races: 3 Republican takeovers; 12 Democratic takeovers

    OnTheIssues makes our predictions in each gubernatorial race (see our methodology in our House predictons on Oct. 24). Highlights:
  • 12 Democratic takeovers: AZ, GA, ID, IL, ME, MI, NV, OH, OK, SD, TN, WY
  • 3 Republican takeovers: CA, OR, PA
  • 7 Democratic retentions: AK, CO, CT, HI, MN, NY, RI
  • 14 Republican retentions: AL, AR, FL, IA, KS, MD, MA, NE, NH, NM, SC, TX, VT, WI
  • Current Governor party balance: 34-16 R-D; predicted Governor party balance: 25-25 R-D.
  • 36 total gubernatorial races covered

    State and current party control:
    (red for Republican; blue for Democrat)
    Predicted winner, and OnTheIssues viewership scores:
    Predicted loser(s), and OnTheIssues viewership scores:
Alabama Incumbent Republican governor running for re-election Kay Ivey (R) 837 Walt Maddox (D) 368
Alaska Incumbent independent governor withdrew last week Mark Begich (D) 278+254 Bill Walker (I) 287
Mike Dunleavy (R) 140.
Arizona Incumbent Republican governor running for re-election David Garcia (D) 3,134 Doug Ducey (R) 2,990+28
Arkansas Incumbent Republican governor running for re-election Asa Hutchinson (R) 860
Jared Henderson (D) 562
Mark West (L) 239
California Democratic governor Jerry Brown term-limited John H. Cox (R) 9,910+22 Gavin Newsom (D) 6,684+8
Colorado Democratic governor John Hickenlooper term-limited Jared Polis (D) 1,560+487+12 Walker Stapleton (R) 815+5
Connecticut Democratic governor Dan Malloy retiring Ned Lamont (D) 604+6 Bob Stefanowski (R) 120.
Florida Republican governor Rick Scott term-limited Ron DeSantis (R) 8,855+2,772+1,122+41=12,790 Andrew Gillum (D) 12,504+48=12,552
Georgia Republican governor Nathan Deal term-limited Stacey Abrams (D) 8,680+59 Brian Kemp (R) 4,720+25
Hawaii Incumbent Democratic governor running for re-election David Ige (D) 405 Andria Tupola (R) 280.
Idaho Republican governor Butch Otter retiring Paulette Jordan (D) 820+7 Brad Little (R) 758
Illinois Incumbent Republican governor running for re-election J. B. Pritzker (D) 9,278+3 Bruce Rauner (R) 7,773+175
Iowa Incumbent Republican governor running for re-election Kim Reynolds (R) 5,237+5 Fred Hubbell (D) 3,666+34
Kansas Incumbent Republican governor Jeff Colyer lost primary Kris Kobach (R) 1,102 Greg Orman (I) 815+148+7
Laura Kelly (D) 540.
Maine Republican governor Paul LePage term-limited Janet Mills (D) 1,449+63 Shawn Moody (R) 960.
Maryland Incumbent Republican governor running for re-election Larry Hogan (R) 4,802 Ben Jealous (D) 1,587+9
Massachusetts Incumbent Republican governor running for re-election Charlie Baker (R) 5,258+8 Jay Gonzalez (D) 1,748
Michigan Republican governor Rick Snyder term-limited Gretchen Whitmer (D) 2,744+13 Bill Schuette (R) 1,143
Minnesota DFL governor Mark Dayton retiring Tim Walz (DFL) 1,350+538+19 Jeff Johnson (R) 795+5
Nebraska Incumbent Republican governor running for re-election Pete Ricketts (R) 743+1 Bob Krist (D) 738+3
Nevada Republican governor Brian Sandoval term-limited Steve Sisolak (D) 806 Adam Laxalt (R) 653
New Hampshire Incumbent Republican governor running for re-election Chris Sununu (R) 993 Molly Kelly (D) 300.
Jilletta Jarvis (L) 290.
New Mexico Republican governor Susana Martinez term-limited Steve Pearce (R) 973+66+10=1,049 Michelle Lujan Grisham (D) 646+329+32=1,007
New York Incumbent Democratic governor running for re-election Andrew Cuomo (D) 3,767+33 Marc Molinaro (R) 2,009
Howie Hawkins (G) 1,124
Larry Sharpe (L) 617
Cynthia Nixon (I) 201
Ohio Republican governor John Kasich term-limited Richard Cordray (D) 4,450+26 Mike DeWine (R) 3,254+6
Oklahoma Republican governor Mary Fallin term-limited Drew Edmondson (D) 1,240 Kevin Stitt (R) 383+12
Chris Powell (L) 321+8
Joe Maldonado(L) 15
Oregon Incumbent Democratic governor running for re-election Knute Buehler (R) 1,663 Kate Brown (D) 1,186
Pennsylvania Incumbent Democratic governor running for re-election Scott Wagner (R) 5,601+11 Tom Wolf (D) 5,152+26
Ken Krawchuk (L) 506
Rhode Island Incumbent Democratic governor running for re-election Gina Raimondo (D) 260 Allan Fung (R) 220
South Carolina Incumbent Republican governor running for re-election Henry McMaster (R) 557+5 James Emerson Smith (D) 172
South Dakota Republican governor Dennis Daugaard term-limited Billie Sutton (D) 1,094 Kristi Noem (R) 402+319
Tennessee Republican governor Bill Haslam term-limited Karl Dean (D) 1,920 Bill Lee (R) 1,290.
Texas Incumbent Republican governor running for re-election Greg Abbott (R) 4,707 Lupe Valdez (D) 1,440+4
Vermont Incumbent Republican governor running for re-election Phil Scott (R) 671+5 Christine Hallquist (D) 250.
Wisconsin Incumbent Republican governor running for re-election Scott Walker (R) 4,187+14 Tony Evers (D) 1,477+3
Wyoming Republican governor Matt Mead term-limited Mary Throne (D) 251 Mark Gordon (R) 172
Rex Rammell (C) 5

Source: Google Analytics and OnTheIssues analysis.


IFFY Awards: Oct. 30, 2018

OnTheIssues disendorsements for candidates who refuse to take issue stances

OnTheIssues condemns candidates with an "IFFY Award" for running an "Issue-Free campaign." These are "iffy" candidates because they refused to provide voters with information on what they believe and how they will legislate. They are likely to be "iffy legislators" too -- never providing their constituents with information, on the belief that the less voters know, the more likely the "iffy" candidates are to get re-elected.

An IFFY award is a non-partisan condemnation: OnTheIssues doesn't care WHAT candidates' issue stances are -- as long as they HAVE issue stances!

At OnTheIssues, we believe that candidates should make clear their issue stances, and if they don't do that, then they should not run for office at all, and if they get elected and still won't divulge their issue stances, that they should resign or be driven from office by outraged constituents. Following are our three "iffy" candidates for 2018:

    IFFY awardee:
    IFFY rationale:
  • NBC-10-TV reports that Fung avoided all primary debates: "The two favorite contenders for the major partyís nominations are refusing to appear in any of the offered statewide forums. 'Itís not OK in a democracy,' NBC 10's political analyst said. 'Avoiding debates might rub voters the wrong way and they might just end up staying home in the general election.' "

  • During the general election debate, the Providence Journal reported that Fung's independent opponent Joe Trillo brought up the IFFY issue: "Trillo saved his most colorful exchanges for Fung, whom he called 'wimpy' for not taking positions on issues."

  • OnTheIssues has been attempting to gather issue stances from Mayor Fung since 2014, when he also ran for Governor (and also provided few issue stances). Mayor Fung has declined to respond to our VoteMatch quiz repeatedly.
  • KGOU's Trevor Brown reported that the sole one-hour debate on Sept. 24 "waded into social issues, including abortion, parental rights and gun control. Neither candidate, however, seemed to want to press these issues as campaign focal points."

  • Edmondson's opponent, however, has made public his stances on those three issues (and more), while Edmondson has not.

  • OnTheIssues has been attempting to gather issue stances from Edmondson all campaign season. Edmondson has declined to respond to our VoteMatch quiz repeatedly.
  • Project VoteSmart reprots, "Chele Farley has refused to provide voters with positions on key issues covered by the 2018 Political Courage Test, despite repeated requests from Vote Smart and voters like you."

  • The Auburn Citizen commented that "In her campaign launch video... Farley blamed Gillibrand, a Democrat, for the state not getting its fair share from the federal government.... There wasn't much revealed in the video about Farley's platform."

  • Farley has continued that lack of platform throughout the campaign, running on a platform of Gillibrand's failings.

  • OnTheIssues has been attempting to gather issue stances from Farley all campaign season. Farley has declined to respond to our VoteMatch quiz repeatedly.

Source: See past IFFY disendorsements with links to candidates' issue stances.


House election prediction: Oct. 24, 2018

Predictions in four House races: two GOP victories; two Democratic victories

    OnTheIssues makes four predictions in House races for the four districts for which we have web pages for both nominees. (for most House districts, we only cover the incumbent).
  • We predict races based on the relative number of viewers of the candidates' pages on our website.
  • This "polling" method indicates interest in the issue stances of the candidates, which serves as a proxy for voting for candidates.
  • Downsides of this prediction method include:
    1. - We don't count whether the website viewer actually resides in the district or is registered to vote
    2. - Interest in the issue stances of a candidate could mean negative interest as well as positive interest
    3. - Reading about a candidate doesn't necessarily translate into voting for a candidate
  • Upsides of this prediction method include:
    1. - This method would have predicted Trump in the 2016 presidential election when most polls predicted Hillary would win.
    2. - Pundits have trouble predicting the 2018 election because hinges on "voter enthusiasm" -- but so does reading our website!
    3. - Internet viewership correlates with youth, which in most elections vote poorly, but are predicted to vote highly in 2018.
  • Some details of our methodology:
    • We count only "unique pageviews", which means one "vote" per person for the entire duration of our "poll".
    • For our House predictions, we count the "viewership score" (number of unique people) from Oct. 1 through Oct. 24 (but if the outcome prediction changes in the next week, we'll report that!)
    • For our upcoming Gubernatorial and Senatorial predictions, we will count the "viewership score" from Oct. 1 through Oct. 31 (a full month).
    • The numbers represent unique page views, in some cases for more than one page (because we host a separate page for a gubernatorial candidate who served in the House, e.g.)

    House district and analysis:
    Predicted winner and loser, and OnTheIssues viewership scores:
    Alabama 2nd district:
  • Republican incumbent running for re-election.
  • The Democratic nominee served in the U.S. House in this district from 2009-2011 and lost re-election in November 2010 to the current Republican incumbent.
  • In 2016, Donald Trump beat Hillary Clinton in this district, 65-33. Results were similarly lopsided in the previous four presidential elections.
  • We predict an overwhelming Republican victory in this district.
    Hawaii 1st district:
  • Democratic incumbent Colleen Hanabusa running for Governor in 2018.
  • The Democratic nominee served in the U.S. House in Hawaii's 2nd district from 2002-2007 and ran for Senate (and lost) in November 2006.
  • The Republican nominee served in the Hawaii House and has been the Republican nominee for Senate three times, most recently in the 2014 Senate race.
  • In 2016, Hillary Clinton beat Donald Trump in this district, 63-30. Results were similarly lopsided in 2000 through 2012.
  • We predict a Democratic victory in this district.
    Nevada 4th district:
  • Democratic incumbent Ruben Kihuen retiring in 2018.
  • The Republican nominee served in the U.S. House in this district from 2015-2017 and lost re-election in November 2016 to the current Democratic incumbent.
  • The Democratic nominee served in the U.S. House in this district from 2013-2015 and lost re-election in November 2014 to the current Republican nominee.
  • In 2016, Hillary Clinton beat Donald Trump in this district, 50-45. Results were similar in 2012, favoring Obama over Romney.
  • We predict a Republican victory in this district, despite its Democratic history.
    Pennsylvania 17th district:
  • This district had its borders redrawn in court-ordered redistricting during 2018, because of gerrymandering in the previous elections.
  • Hence both nominees are incumbents in neighboring districts, but many districts will shift around after the November election.
  • The Democratic nominee served in the U.S. House in Pennsylvania's 18th district since the special election in 2018.
  • The Republican nominee served in the U.S. House in Pennsylvania's 12th district since the general election in 2012.
  • In 2016, Hillary Clinton beat Donald Trump in this district, 54-43. But in 2012, Obama beat Romney 55-43.
  • We predict a very close Democratic victory in this district.

Source: Google Analytics and OnTheIssues analysis.


Primary election results: Sept. 11-13, 2018

Nominees decided in NH, RI, and NY

State primary on Sept. 11th-13th: Winners and losers and notes:
New York Gubernatorial primaries: Thursday, Sept. 13
(Democratic incumbent running for re-election)
The New York primary system allows candidates to run on multiple party lines; Cynthia Nixon lost on the Democratic Party line but won on the Working Families Party line.
Rhode Island Gubernatorial primaries: Wednesday, Sept. 12
(Democratic incumbent running for re-election)
New Hampshire Gubernatorial primaries: Tuesday, Sept. 11
(Incumbent Republican running for re-election)

Source: Numerous news sources; see excerpts from New Hampshire gubernatorial debates with links to other states.


Massachusetts primary election results: Sept. 4-5, 2018

Nominees decided for Governor, Senate, and House, plus AZ

State primary on Saturday Sept. 4th-5th: Winners and losers and notes:
Massachusetts 7th district House primaries:
(Incumbent Democrat running for re-election; no Republican filed)
Massachusetts Gubernatorial primaries:
(Incumbent Republican running for re-election)
Massachusetts Senatorial primaries:
(Incumbent Democrat running for re-election)
Arizona Senatorial succession: (Sept. 5)
(Incumbent Republican John_McCain passed away Aug. 25th)

Source: Numerous news sources; see excerpts from Massachusetts gubernatorial debates with links to other states.


Primary election results: Aug. 28, 2018

Nominees decided in FL and AZ

State primary on Aug. 28th: Winners and losers and notes:
Florida Gubernatorial primaries:
(Republican incumbent Rick Scott running for Senate)
Florida Senatorial primary:
(Republican incumbent Bill Nelson running for re-election.)
Arizona Gubernatorial primaries:
(Republican incumbent Doug Ducey running for re-election)
Arizona Senatorial primary:
(Republican incumbent Jeff Flake retiring.)

Source: Numerous news sources; see excerpts from Florida gubernatorial debates with links to other states.


Primary election results: Aug. 21, 2018

Nominees decided in AK and WY

State primary on Aug. 21st: Winners and losers and notes:
Alaska Gubernatorial primaries:
(Incumbent Independent Bill Walker running for re-election)
Wyoming Gubernatorial primary:
(Incumbent Republican Matt Mead is term-limited)
Wyoming Senatorial primary:
(Incumbent Republican running for re-election but challenged in primary)

Source: Numerous news sources; see excerpts from Alaska gubernatorial debates with links to other states.


Hawaii primary election results: August 11, 2018

Nominees decided for Governor, Senate, and House

State primary on Saturday Aug. 11th: Winners and losers and notes:
Hawaii Gubernatorial primaries:
(Incumbent Democrat running for re-election)
Hawaii Senatorial primaries:
(Incumbent Democrat running for re-election)
Hawaii House primaries:
(Incumbent Colleen Hanabusa running instead for Governor)

Source: Numerous news sources; see excerpts from Hawaii gubernatorial debates with links to other states.


Primary election results: Aug.7, 2018

Nominees decided in KS, MI, MO, and WA

State primary or runoff:

    (Winners and losers and notes)

Kansas
Gubernatorial primaries
:
Michigan
Gubernatorial primaries
:
Michigan
Senatorial primaries
:
Washington Republican House primary:
(8th district)
Washington
Senatorial primary
:

Source: Numerous news sources; see excerpts from Kansas gubernatorial debates with links to other states.


Primary election results: July 17 to Aug. 2, 2018

Nominees decided in AL, NC, GA, and TN

State primary or runoff:

    (Winners and losers and notes)

Alabama Republican House runoff:
(2nd district, July 17)
South Carolina
Gubernatorial runoff
:

(July 17)
Georgia Republican
Gubernatorial runoff
:

(July 24)
Tennessee Republican
Gubernatorial primary
:

(Aug. 2)
Tennessee Republican
Senatorial primary
:

(Aug. 2)

Source: Numerous news sources; see excerpts from Tennessee gubernatorial debates with links to other states.


Primary election results: June 26, 2018

Nominees decided in CO, MD, MS, NY, OK, and UT

State primary on June 26th: Winners and losers and notes:
Colorado Gubernatorial primaries:
Open seat to replace term-limited Democrat John Hickenlooper
Maryland Gubernatorial primary:
(Incumbent Republican running for re-election)
Maryland Senatorial primary:
(Incumbent Democrat running for re-election but challenged in primary)
Note that this is the 6-year Senate seat; there is also a special election in Mississippi for a 2-year Senate seat -- that will take place as a jungle primary on Nov. 6 with a runoff afterwards if needed.
Mississippi Senatorial Democratic runoff:
(Two top vote-getters advanced from June 5 Democratic primary)
Note that this is the 6-year Senate seat; there is also a special election in Mississippi for a 2-year Senate seat -- that will take place as a jungle primary on Nov. 6 with a runoff afterwards if needed.
New York Senatorial primary:
Note: the New York gubernatorial primary will take place on Sept. 13 (most states hold the Sentorial and gubernatorial primaries simultaneously, but NY does not).
Oklahoma Gubernatorial primary:
(Incumbent Republican Mary Fallin is term-limited)
Utah Senatorial primary:
(Incumbent Republican Orrin Hatch is retiring).

Source: Numerous news sources; see excerpts from Colorado gubernatorial debates with links to other states.


Primary election results: June 12, 2018

Nominees decided in ME, ND, NV, SC, and VA

State primary on June 12th: (Winners and losers and notes)
Maine Senatorial primaries:
Maine Gubernatorial primaries:
North Dakota Senatorial primaries:
Nevada Gubernatorial primaries:
South Carolina Gubernatorial primaries:
Virginia Senatorial primaries:

Source: Numerous news sources; see excerpts from South Carolina gubernatorial debates with links to other states.


Primary election results: June 5, 2018

Nominees decided in AL, CA, IA, MS, MT, NJ, NM, and SD

State primary on June 5th: (Winners and losers and notes)
Alabama Gubernatorial primaries:
California Gubernatorial jungle primary:
(Two top vote-getters advance, regardless of party)
California Senatorial jungle primary:
(Two top vote-getters advance, regardless of party)
Iowa Democratic Gubernatorial primary:
Mississippi Democratic Senatorial primary:
Note: This is the 6-year normal Senate seat election.
Mississippi Special Senatorial primary:
Note: This is the 2-year Senate special election for seat vacated by Thad Cochran. The three candidates listed will participate in a jungle primary on November 6th, with a runoff (if no candidate gets over 50%) on November 27th.
Montana GOP Senatorial primary:
New Jersey GOP Senatorial primaries:
New Mexico GOP Gubernatorial primary:
New Mexico Senatorial primaries:
South Dakota GOP Gubernatorial primary:

Source: Numerous news sources; see excerpts from California gubernatorial debates with links to other states.


Primary election results: May 22, 2018

Nominees decided in AR, GA, KY, and TX

Source: Numerous news sources; see excerpts from Georgia gubernatorial debates with links to other states.


Primary election results: May 15, 2018

Nominees decided in PA, NE, ID, and OR

Source: Numerous news sources; see excerpts from Pennsylvania gubernatorial debates with links to other states.


Primary election results: May 8, 2018

Nominees decided in OH, IN, WV, and NC

Source: Numerous news sources; see excerpts from West Virginia senate debates with links to other states.


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