Outlook

Republicans currently control 31 governorships to Democrats’ 18, with one Independent in Alaska.

  • Shift Republican
  • Shift Democratic

Total Seats in Play

Democrat: 9 Republican: 6

Pure Toss-up

Democrat: 2 Republican: 0
MO D Open Nixon
WV D Open Tomblin

Toss-up/Tilt Democrat

Democrat: 2 Republican: 0
KY D Open Beshear
NH D Open Hassan

Lean Democrat

Democrat: 1 Republican: 0
MT D Bullock

Democrat Favored

Democrat: 0 Republican: 0

Currently Safe Democrat

Democrat: 4 Republican: 0
DE D Open Markell
OR D Brown
VT D Open Shumlin
WA D Inslee

Toss-up/Tilt Republican

Democrat: 0 Republican: 1
NC R McCrory

Lean Republican

Democrat: 0 Republican: 2
IN R Pence
LA R Open Jindal

Republican Favored

Democrat: 0 Republican: 0

Currently Safe Republican

Democrat: 0 Republican: 3
MS R Bryant
ND R Dalrymple
UT R Herbert