List of current United States governors
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The following is a list of the current governors of the states and territories of the United States. As of 2012 there were 29 Republicans, 20 Democrats, and 1 Independent holding the office of governor in the states. There are 3 Democrats and 3 Republicans (one is also a member of the New Progressive Party of Puerto Rico) as governor of United States Territories and mayor of Washington, D.C.
State governors[change | edit source]
In the table below, Seat Up means the year the governor's term ends. The current term ends in January of the given year for every state except Alaska, Hawaii, and Kentucky. There the term ends in December of the year of election. When the table has (term limits) after the year it means that the current governor cannot seek re-election in that year. If the table has (retiring) it means that the current governor has said they will not seek re-election at the end of the term or to run for another office.
United States Territories and the District of Columbia[change | edit source]
|Territory||Picture||Current Executive||Party||Took Office||Seat Up||Past|
|American Samoa||Togiola Tulafono||Democratic||April 7 2003||2013 (term limits)||List|
|District of Columbia*||Vincent Gray||Democratic||January 2 2011||2015||List|
|Guam||Eddie Calvo||Republican||January 3 2011||2015||List|
|Northern Mariana Islands||Benigno Fitial||Republican||January 9 2006||2015||List|
|Puerto Rico||Luis Fortuño||New Progressive
|January 2 2009||2013||List|
|United States Virgin Islands||John de Jongh||Democratic||January 1 2007||2015 (term limits)||List|
* Executive of D.C. is titled "Mayor".
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