Gubernatorial Ratings

November 4, 2009 · 9:00 AM EST

With victories in New Jersey and Virginia, Republicans now control 24 governorships compared to 26 for the Democrats heading into 2010. Next year, 37 states will elect a governor including the nation’s largest states such as California, Texas, New York, and Florida.

Here are our latest gubernatorial ratings.
# – Moved benefiting Democrats
* - Moved benefiting Republicans

Lean Takeover (4 R, 4 D)
Toss-Up (4 R, 6 D)
Narrow Advantage for Incumbent Party (1 R, 2 D)
Clear Advantage for Incumbent Party (3 R, 3 D)
Currently Safe (6 R, 4 D)