The Governors and Lieutenant Governors of the States and Other Jurisdictions

96-371 C CRS Report for Congress Received through the CRS Web The Governors and Lieutenant Governors of the States and Other Jurisdictions Updated February 3, 1998 Isabelle Malloy Senior Research Librarian Congressional Reference Division Congressional Research Service ˜ The Library of Congress The Governors and Lieutenant Governors of the States and Other Jurisdictions Summary The report lists the Governors and Lieutenant Governors of the 50 states, plus American Samoa, Guam, Northern Mariana Islands, Puerto Rico, and the Virgin Islands. Included is the year when the next election for governor and lieutenant governor will be held, the political party affiliation of the respective officials, the length of term of office, and the address. Contents Alabama . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1 Alaska . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1 Arizona . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1 Arkansas . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1 California . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2 Colorado . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2 Connecticut . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2 Delaware . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2 Florida . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2 Georgia . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3 Hawaii . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3 Idaho . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3 Illinois . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3 Indiana . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3 Iowa . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4 Kansas . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4 Kentucky . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4 Louisiana . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4 Maine . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4 Maryland . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5 Massachusetts . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5 Michigan . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5 Minnesota . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5 Mississippi . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5 Missouri . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 6 Montana . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 6 Nebraska . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 6 Nevada . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 6 New Hampshire . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 6 New Jersey . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 7 New Mexico . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 7 New York . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 7 North Carolina . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 7 North Dakota . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 7 Ohio . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8 Oklahoma . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8 Oregon . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8 Pennsylvania . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8 Rhode Island . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8 South Carolina . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9 South Dakota . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9 Tennessee . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9 Texas . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9 Utah . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9 Vermont . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10 Virginia . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10 Washington . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10 West Virginia . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10 Wisconsin . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Wyoming . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . American Samoa . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Guam . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Northern Mariana Islands . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Puerto Rico . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Virgin Islands . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10 11 11 11 11 11 12 The Governors and Lieutenant Governors of the States and Other Jurisdictions Alabama Governor: Lieutenant Governor:1 Year Next Up for Election: Party: Length of Regular Term in Years: Address: Fob James, Jr. Don Sigelman (D) 1998 R 4 State Capitol Montgomery 36130 Alaska Governor: Lieutenant Governor:1 Year Next Up for Election: Party: Length of Regular Term in Years: Address: Tony Knowles Fran Ulmer 1998 D 4 State Capitol Pouch A Juneau 99811 Arizona Governor: Lieutenant Governor:1 Year Next Up for Election: Party: Length of Regular Term in Years: Address: Jane Hull None 1998 R 4 State House Phoenix 85007 Arkansas Governor: Lieutenant Governor:1 Year Next Up for Election: Party: Length of Regular Term in Years: Address: 1 Mike Huckabee Winthrop Rockefeller 1998 R 4 State Capitol Little Rock 72201 Where the Lieutenant Governor is of a different party than the Governor, that has been indicated. CRS-2 California Governor: Lieutenant Governor:1 Year Next Up for Election: Party: Length of Regular Term in Years: Address: Pete Wilson Gray Davis (D) 1998 R 4 State Capitol Sacramento 95814 Colorado Governor: Lieutenant Governor:1 Year Next Up for Election: Party: Length of Regular Term in Years: Address: Roy R. Romer Gail Schoettler 1998 D 4 State Capitol Denver 80203 Connecticut Governor: Lieutenant Governor:1 Year Next Up for Election: Party: Length of Regular Term in Years: Address: John G. Rowland M. Jodi Rell 1998 R 4 State Capitol Hartford 06115 Delaware Governor: Lieutenant Governor:1 Year Next Up for Election: Party: Length of Regular Term in Years: Address: Thomas R. Carper Ruth Ann Minner 2000 D 4 Legislative Hall Dover 19901 Florida Governor: Lieutenant Governor:1 Year Next Up for Election: Party: Length of Regular Term in Years: Address: Lawton Chiles Kenneth H. MacKay 1998 D 4 State Capitol Tallahassee 32301 CRS-3 Georgia Governor: Lieutenant Governor:1 Year Next Up for Election: Party: Length of Regular Term in Years: Address: Zell Miller Pierre Howard 1998 D 4 State Capitol Atlanta 30334 Hawaii Governor: Lieutenant Governor:1 Year Next Up for Election: Party: Length of Regular Term in Years: Address: Benjamin J. Cayetano Mazie K. Hirono 1998 D 4 State Capitol Honolulu 96813 Idaho Governor: Lieutenant Governor:1 Year Next Up for Election: Party: Length of Regular Term in Years: Address: Philip E. Batt C.L. “Butch” Otter 1998 R 4 State Capitol Boise 83720 Illinois Governor: Lieutenant Governor:1 Year Next Up for Election: Party: Length of Regular Term in Years: Address: Jim Edgar Bob Kustra 1998 R 4 State Capitol Springfield 62706 Indiana Governor: Lieutenant Governor:1 Year Next Up for Election: Party: Length of Regular Term in Years: Address: Frank L. O’Bannon Joe Kernan 2000 D 4 State House Indianapolis 46204 CRS-4 Iowa Governor: Lieutenant Governor:1 Year Next Up for Election: Party: Length of Regular Term in Years: Address: Terry E. Branstad Joy C. Corning 1998 R 4 State Capitol Des Moines 50319 Kansas Governor: Lieutenant Governor:1 Year Next Up for Election: Party: Length of Regular Term in Years: Address: Bill Graves Gary Sherrer 1998 R 4 State Capitol Topeka 66612 Kentucky Governor: Lieutenant Governor:1 Year Next Up for Election: Party: Length of Regular Term in Years: Address: Paul E. Patton Steve Henry 1999 D 4 State Capitol Frankfort 40601 Louisiana Governor: Lieutenant Governor:1 Year Next Up for Election: Party: Length of Regular Term in Years: Address: M.J. “Mike” Foster, Jr. Kathleen Blanco (D) 1999 R 4 State Capitol Baton Rouge 70804 Maine Governor: Lieutenant Governor:1 Year Next Up for Election: Party: Length of Regular Term in Years: Address: Angus King None 1998 I 4 State House Augusta 04330 CRS-5 Maryland Governor: Lieutenant Governor:1 Year Next Up for Election: Party: Length of Regular Term in Years: Address: Parris Glendening Kathleen Kennedy-Townsend 1998 D 4 State House Annapolis 21404 Massachusetts Governor: Lieutenant Governor:1 Year Next Up for Election: Party: Length of Regular Term in Years: Address: Argo Paul Cellucci Vacant 1998 R 4 State House Boston 02133 Michigan Governor: Lieutenant Governor:1 Year Next Up for Election: Party: Length of Regular Term in Years: Address: John Engler Connie Binsfeld 1998 R 4 State Capitol Lansing 48909 Minnesota Governor: Lieutenant Governor:1 Year Next Up for Election: Party: Length of Regular Term in Years: Address: Arne H. Carlson Joanne Benson 1998 R 4 State Capitol St. Paul 55155 Mississippi Governor: Lieutenant Governor:1 Year Next Up for Election: Party: Length of Regular Term in Years: Address: Kirk Fordice Ronnie Musgrove (D) 1999 R 4 State Capitol Jackson 39205 CRS-6 Missouri Governor: Lieutenant Governor:1 Year Next Up for Election: Party: Length of Regular Term in Years: Address: Mel Carnahan Roger B. Wilson 2000 D 4 State Capitol Jefferson City 65101 Montana Governor: Lieutenant Governor:1 Year Next Up for Election: Party: Length of Regular Term in Years: Address: Marc Racicot Judy Martz 2000 R 4 State Capitol Helena 59620 Nebraska Governor: Lieutenant Governor:1 Year Next Up for Election: Party: Length of Regular Term in Years: Address: E. Benjamin Nelson Kim Robak 1998 D 4 State Capitol Lincoln 68509 Nevada Governor: Lieutenant Governor:1 Year Next Up for Election: Party: Length of Regular Term in Years: Address: Robert J. Miller Lonnie Hammargren, M.D. (R) 1998 D 4 State Capitol Carson City 89710 New Hampshire Governor: Lieutenant Governor:1 Year Next Up for Election: Party: Length of Regular Term in Years: Address: Jeanne Shaheen None 1998 D 2 State House Concord 03301 CRS-7 New Jersey Governor: Lieutenant Governor:1 Year Next Up for Election: Party: Length of Regular Term in Years: Address: Christine Todd Whitman None 2001 R 4 State House Trenton 08625 New Mexico Governor: Lieutenant Governor:1 Year Next Up for Election: Party: Length of Regular Term in Years: Address: Gary E. Johnson Walter D. Bradley 1998 R 4 State Capitol Santa Fe 87503 New York Governor: Lieutenant Governor:1 Year Next Up for Election: Party: Length of Regular Term in Years: Address: George E. Pataki Betsy McCaughey Ross 1998 R 4 State Capitol Albany 12224 North Carolina Governor: Lieutenant Governor:1 Year Next Up for Election: Party: Length of Regular Term in Years: Address: James B. Hunt, Jr. Dennis A. Wicker 2000 D 4 State Capitol Raleigh 27611 North Dakota Governor: Lieutenant Governor:1 Year Next Up for Election: Party: Length of Regular Term in Years: Address: Edward T. Schafer Rosemarie Myrdal 2000 R 4 State Capitol Bismarck 58505 CRS-8 Ohio Governor: Lieutenant Governor:1 Year Next Up for Election: Party: Length of Regular Term in Years: Address: George V. Voinovich Nancy P. Hollister 1998 R 4 State House Columbus 43215 Oklahoma Governor: Lieutenant Governor:1 Year Next Up for Election: Party: Length of Regular Term in Years: Address: Frank Keating Mary Fallin 1998 R 4 State Capitol Oklahoma City 73105 Oregon Governor: Lieutenant Governor:1 Year Next Up for Election: Party: Length of Regular Term in Years: Address: John A. Kitzhaber None 1998 D 4 State Capitol Salem 97310 Pennsylvania Governor: Lieutenant Governor:1 Year Next Up for Election: Party: Length of Regular Term in Years: Address: Thomas J. Ridge Mark S. Schwieker 1998 R 4 State Capitol Harrisburg 17120 Rhode Island Governor: Lieutenant Governor:1 Year Next Up for Election: Party: Length of Regular Term in Years: Address: Lincoln C. Almond Vacant 1998 R 2 State House Providence 02903 CRS-9 South Carolina Governor: Lieutenant Governor:1 Year Next Up for Election: Party: Length of Regular Term in Years: Address: David M. Beasley Robert L. Peeler 1998 R 4 State House Columbia 29211 South Dakota Governor: Lieutenant Governor:1 Year Next Up for Election: Party: Length of Regular Term in Years: Address: William J. Janklow Carole Hillard 1998 R 4 State Capitol Pierre 57501 Tennessee Governor: Lieutenant Governor:1 Year Next Up for Election: Party: Length of Regular Term in Years: Address: Don Sundquist John S. Wilder2 (D) 1998 R 4 State Capitol Nashville 37219 Texas Governor: Lieutenant Governor:1 Year Next Up for Election: Party: Length of Regular Term in Years: Address: George W. Bush Bob Bullock (D) 1998 R 4 State Capitol Austin 78711 Utah Governor: Lieutenant Governor:1 Year Next Up for Election: Party: Length of Regular Term in Years: Address: 2 Also serves as Speaker of the Senate. Mike Leavitt Olene S. Walker 2000 R 4 State Capitol Salt Lake City 84114 CRS-10 Vermont Governor: Lieutenant Governor:1 Year Next Up for Election: Party: Length of Regular Term in Years: Address: Howard Dean Douglas A. Racine 1998 D 2 Pavilion Office Building Montpelier 05602 Virginia Governor: Lieutenant Governor:1 Year Next Up for Election: Party: Length of Regular Term in Years: Address: James S. Gilmore John H. Hager 2001 R 4 State Capitol Richmond 23219 Washington Governor: Lieutenant Governor:1 Year Next Up for Election: Party: Length of Regular Term in Years: Address: Gary Locke Brad Owen 2000 D 4 Legislative Building Olympia 98504 West Virginia Governor: Lieutenant Governor:1 Year Next Up for Election: Party: Length of Regular Term in Years: Address: Cecil H. Underwood None 2000 R 4 State Capitol Charleston 25305 Wisconsin Governor: Lieutenant Governor:1 Year Next Up for Election: Party: Length of Regular Term in Years: Address: Tommy G. Thompson Scott McCallum 1998 R 4 State Capitol Madison 53702 CRS-11 Wyoming Governor: Lieutenant Governor:1 Year Next Up for Election: Party: Length of Regular Term in Years: Address: Jim Geringer None 1998 R 4 State Capitol Cheyenne 82002 American Samoa Governor: Lieutenant Governor:1 Year Next Up for Election: Party: Length of Regular Term in Years: Address: Tavese P. Sunia Togiola T. Tulafono 2000 D 4 Government House Pago Pago 96799 Guam Governor: Lieutenant Governor:1 Year Next Up for Election: Party: Length of Regular Term in Years: Address: Carl T. C. Gutierrez Madeleine Z. Bordallo 1998 D 4 Executive Chambers Agana 96910 Northern Mariana Islands Governor: Lieutenant Governor:1 Year Next Up for Election: Party: Length of Regular Term in Years: Address: Froilan C. Tenorio Jesus Borja 1998 D 4 Capitol Hill Saipan 96950 Puerto Rico Governor: Lieutenant Governor:1 Year Next Up for Election: Party: Length of Regular Term in Years: Address: 3 New Progressive Party Pedro J. Rossello None 2000 NPP3 4 La Fortaleza San Juan 00901 CRS-12 Virgin Islands Governor: Lieutenant Governor:1 Year Next Up for Election: Party: Length of Regular Term in Years: Address: Roy L. Schneider Kenneth Mapp 1998 I 4 Government House Charlotte Amalie St. Thomas 00801