ELECTIONS

2014 Governors Races Results

Last updated Nov. 17, 2014 at 12:44 a.m. EST


The map below is tracking the outcome of all 36 gubernatorial elections this year. Click on each state or scroll down to see the candidates.

So far, five gubernatorial seats have switched parties. Arkansas, Illinois, Maryland and Massachusetts turned red, while Pennsylvania turned blue.

For the latest state and local election news, visit governing.com/elections.

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Democrat Won
Republican Won
Third Party Won

Alabama Republican Won

Current Governor: Robert Bentley

Parker
Griffith
DEMOCRAT
win prediction Gov.
Robert Bentley
REPUBLICAN

Alaska Third Party Won

Current Governor: Sean Parnell

Gov.
Sean Parnell
REPUBLICAN
The former Democratic candidate joined forces with Bill Walker. Will their unity ticket bring Parnell down?
win prediction Bill
Walker
INDEPENDENT

Arizona Republican Won

Current Governor: Jan Brewer

Fred
DuVal
DEMOCRAT
win prediction Doug
Ducey
REPUBLICAN

Arkansas Republican Won

Current Governor: Democrat Mike Beebe

Mike
Ross
DEMOCRAT
win prediction Asa
Hutchinson
REPUBLICAN

California Democrat Won

Current Governor: Jerry Brown

win prediction Gov.
Jerry Brown
DEMOCRAT
Neel
Kashkari
REPUBLICAN

Colorado Democrat Won

Current Governor: John Hickenlooper

win prediction Gov.
John Hickenlooper
DEMOCRAT
Bob
Beauprez
REPUBLICAN

Connecticut Democrat Won

Current Governor: Dan Malloy

win prediction Gov.
Dan Malloy
DEMOCRAT
Tom
Foley
REPUBLICAN

Florida Republican Won

Current Governor: Rick Scott

Charlie
Crist
DEMOCRAT
win prediction Gov.
Rick Scott
REPUBLICAN
Adrian
Wyllie
Libertarian

Georgia Republican Won

Current Governor: Nathan Deal

Jason
Carter
DEMOCRAT
win prediction Gov.
Nathan Deal
REPUBLICAN

Hawaii Democrat Won

Current Governor: Neil Abercrombie

win prediction David
Ige
DEMOCRAT
Duke
Aiona
REPUBLICAN
Mufi
Hannemann
INDEPENDENT

Idaho Republican Won

Current Governor: C.L. “Butch” Otter

A.J.
Balukoff
DEMOCRAT
win prediction Gov.
C.L. “Butch” Otter
REPUBLICAN

Illinois Republican Won

Current Governor: Pat Quinn

Gov.
Pat Quinn
DEMOCRAT
win prediction Bruce
Rauner
REPUBLICAN

Iowa Republican Won

Current Governor: Terry Branstad

Jack
Hatch
DEMOCRAT
win prediction Gov.
Terry Branstad
REPUBLICAN

Kansas Republican Won

Current Governor: Sam Brownback

Paul
Davis
DEMOCRAT
win prediction Gov.
Sam Brownback
REPUBLICAN

Maine Republican Won

Current Governor: Paul LePage

Mike
Michaud
DEMOCRAT
win prediction Gov.
Paul LePage
REPUBLICAN
Eliot
Cutler
INDEPENDENT

Maryland Republican Won

Current Governor: Martin O'Malley

Anthony
Brown
DEMOCRAT
win prediction Larry
Hogan
REPUBLICAN

Massachusetts Republican Won

Current Governor: Deval Patrick

Martha
Coakley
DEMOCRAT
win prediction Charlie
Baker
REPUBLICAN

Michigan Republican Won

Current Governor: Rick Snyder

Mark
Schauer
DEMOCRAT
win prediction Gov.
Rick Snyder
REPUBLICAN

Minnesota Democrat Won

Current Governor: Mark Dayton

win prediction Gov.
Mark Dayton
DEMOCRAT
Jeff
Johnson
REPUBLICAN

Nebraska Republican Won

Current Governor: Dave Heineman

Chuck
Hassebrook
DEMOCRAT
win prediction Pete
Ricketts
REPUBLICAN

Nevada Republican Won

Current Governor: Brian Sandoval

Robert
Goodman
DEMOCRAT
win prediction Gov.
Brian Sandoval
REPUBLICAN

New Hampshire Democrat Won

Current Governor: Maggie Hassan

win prediction Gov.
Maggie Hassan
DEMOCRAT
Walt
Havenstein
REPUBLICAN

New Mexico Republican Won

Current Governor: Susana Martinez

Gary
King
DEMOCRAT
win prediction Gov.
Susana Martinez
REPUBLICAN

New York Democrat Won

Current Governor: Andrew Cuomo

win prediction Gov.
Andrew Cuomo
DEMOCRAT
This year's election was an essentially guaranteed win for Cuomo. But what about 2016?
Rob
Astorino
REPUBLICAN

Ohio Republican Won

Current Governor: John Kasich

Ed
FitzGerald
DEMOCRAT
win prediction Gov.
John Kasich
REPUBLICAN

Oklahoma Republican Won

Current Governor: Mary Fallin

Joe
Dorman
DEMOCRAT
win prediction Gov.
Mary Fallin
REPUBLICAN

Oregon Democrat Won

Current Governor: John Kitzhaber

win prediction Gov.
John Kitzhaber
DEMOCRAT
Dennis
Richardson
REPUBLICAN

Pennsylvania Democrat Won

Current Governor: Tom Corbett

win prediction Tom
Wolf
DEMOCRAT
The Democratic businessman may have easily won the state, but he's unlikely to get his way once in office. Here's why.
Gov.
Tom Corbett
REPUBLICAN

Rhode Island Democrat Won

Current Governor: Lincoln Chafee

win prediction Gina
Raimondo
DEMOCRAT
Allan
Fung
REPUBLICAN

South Carolina Republican Won

Current Governor: Nikki Haley

Vincent
Sheheen
DEMOCRAT
win prediction Gov.
Nikki Haley
REPUBLICAN
Tom
Ervin
Independent Republican

South Dakota Republican Won

Current Governor: Dennis Daugaard

Susan
Wismer
DEMOCRAT
win prediction Gov.
Dennis Daugaard
REPUBLICAN

Tennessee Republican Won

Current Governor: Bill Haslam

Charles
Brown
DEMOCRAT
win prediction Gov.
Bill Haslam
REPUBLICAN

Texas Republican Won

Current Governor: Rick Perry

Wendy
Davis
DEMOCRAT
win prediction Greg
Abbott
REPUBLICAN

Vermont

Current Governor: Peter Shumlin

Gov.
Peter Shumlin
DEMOCRAT
Scott
Milne
REPUBLICAN

Wisconsin Republican Won

Current Governor: Scott Walker

Mary
Burke
DEMOCRAT
win prediction Gov.
Scott Walker
REPUBLICAN

Wyoming Republican Won

Current Governor: Matt Mead

Pete
Gosar
DEMOCRAT
win prediction Gov.
Matt Mead
REPUBLICAN
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