Thursday, July 26, 2012

Holdover Governors

As I begin to prepare for all the 2012 Race of the Day features, here is a list of all the Governorships that are not up in this Presidential election year. This is not taking into account that any of the below people might wind up working in some sort of new job next year.

AL- Robert Bentley (R)
AK- Sean Parnell (R)
AZ- Jan Brewer (R)
AR- Mike Beebe (D)
CA- Jerry Brown (D)
CO- John Hickenlooper (D)
CT- Dan Malloy (D)
FL- Rick Scott (R)
GA- Nathan Deal (R)
HI- Neil Abercrombine (D)
ID- Butch Otter (R)
IL- Pat Quinn (D)
IA- Terry Branstad (R)
KS- Sam Brownback (R)
KY- Steve Beshear (D)
LA- Bobby Jindal (R)
ME- Paul LePage (R)
MD- Martin O'Malley (D)
MA- Deval Patrick (D)
MI- Rick Snyder (R)
MN- Mark Dayton (D)
MS- Phil Bryant (R)
NE- Dave Heineman (R)
NV- Brian Sandoval (R)
NJ- Chris Christie (R)
NM- Susana Martinez (R)
NY- Andrew Cuomo (D)
OH- John Kasich (R)
OK- Mary Fallin (R)
OR- John Kitzhaber (D)
PA- Tom Corbett (R)
RI- Lincoln Chafee (I)
SC- Nikki Haley (R)
SD- Dennis Daugaard (R)
TN- Bill Haslam (R)
TX- Rick Perry (R)
VA- Bob McDonnell (R)
WI- Scott Walker (R)
WY- Matt Mead (R)

Holdover Governors:

12 Democrats
 1 Independent
26 Republicans