Missouri gubernatorial election, 2016

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Missouri gubernatorial election, 2016
Missouri
2012 ←
November 8, 2016 (2016-11-08)
→ 2020

 
Party Democratic Republican

Incumbent Governor

Jay Nixon
Democratic

The 2016 Missouri gubernatorial election will be held on November 8, 2016, to elect the governor of Missouri, concurrently with the 2016 U.S. presidential election as well as other elections to the United States Senate and House of Representatives and various state and local elections. Because of term limits, incumbent Democratic Governor Jay Nixon is not eligible to run for reelection to a third term.[1]

Democratic primary[edit]

Candidates[edit]

Potential[edit]

Declined[edit]

Republican primary[edit]

Candidates[edit]

Declared[edit]

Potential[edit]

General election[edit]

Polling[edit]

Poll source Date(s)
administered
Sample
size
Margin of
error
Chris
Koster (D)
Catherine
Hanaway (R)
Other Undecided
Wilson Perkins Allen^ January 15–19, 2014 700 ± 3.7% 33% 35% 32%
  • ^ Internal poll for Catherine Hanaway campaign

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ McClellan, Bill (10/5/2012). "Bill McClellan: Jay Nixon could make presidential bid in 2016". St. Louis Post Dispatch. Retrieved 2013-3-3. 
  2. ^ "State News: Mo. Attorney General Koster prepares to run for governor (04/10/13)". seMissourian.com. Associated Press. 2013-04-10. Retrieved 2013-08-20. 
  3. ^ "Chris Koster for Missouri governor? - St. Louis Business Journal". Bizjournals.com. 2013-04-10. Retrieved 2013-08-20. 
  4. ^ a b c Jo Mannies (February 16, 2014). "Early Missouri governor’s race new political normal". The Kansas City Star. Retrieved May 21, 2014. 
  5. ^ "Zweifel decides against 2016 bid for governor". St. Louis Beacon. April 9, 2013. Retrieved August 20, 2013. 
  6. ^ "Republican Hanaway to run for Mo. governor in 2016". ksdk.com. February 11, 2014. Retrieved February 12, 2014. 
  7. ^ a b Giacomo Bologna (October 2, 2013). "Show Me Nothing: Missouri Members Entrenched". Roll Call. Retrieved October 3, 2013. 
  8. ^ Jo Mannies (May 19, 2014). "Luetkemeyer Getting Strong Encouragement To Jump Into GOP 2016 Field For Governor". St. Louis Public Radio. Retrieved May 21, 2014.