2012 Montana Governor's Race - Candidates, Debates and Primary Results

This page displays the information for the governor's race in Montana. This includes candidates, dates, and political views. The tables below show the candidates for the general election with an option to compare those candidates after the primary. This is followed by the primary candidates and the number of political views we have for each representative. Selecting one of these representatives takes you to the profile for this candidate and a full list of their political positions, speeches, and controversies.

2012 Montana Governor's Race - General Election Candidates

General Election Candidates and Results
Montana governor election - class or district
PercVotesPartyCandidate
49.1%225418DSteve Bullock
47.2%217058RRick Hill
3.7%17008LRon Vandervender
Election Information for Montana
Primary DateJune 05, 2012
General DateNovember 06, 2012
IncumbentBrian Schweitzer
Incumbent StatusTerm Limited
Election Projection
Presidential Election2012 Election

2012 Montana Governor's Race - Primary Election Candidates

Democrats - Primary Election
Democrat governor Primary Election in Montana - class or district
PercVotesCandidateViews
87%76031Steve Bullock0
13%11827Heather Margolis0
Republicans - Primary Election
Republican governor Primary Election in Montana - class or district
PercVotesCandidateViews
34%46363Rick Hill14
18%24400Corey Stapleton0
18%24300Ken Miller0
12%16519Jim OHara0
9%11909Neil Livingstone0
6%8249Jim Lynch0
2%3048Bob Fanning0

Important Dates

DateImportant Item
May 07, 2012Last day to register to vote in the June 5, 2012 primary election. See link for late registraion.
June 05, 2012Presidential Primary date.
June 05, 2012Primary election date for Governor, House, and Senate seats.
October 09, 2012Last to register to vote in the November 6, 2012 general election. See link for late registration.
November 06, 2012General election date - House, Senate, and President on the ballot.

Past Election Results

Election Results for Governors seat in Montana in 2012
Past Election Results - Governor of Montana
Brian Schweitzer
65%
2008
33%
Roy Brown
Brian Schweitzer
50%
2004
46%
Bob Brown
Mark O'Keefe
47%
2000
51%
Judy Martz
Judy Jacobson
21%
1996
79%
Marc Racicot
Dorothy Bradley
49%
1992
51%
Marc Racicot
Thomas L. Judge
46%
1988
52%
Stan Stephens