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

This page displays the information for the governor's race in Utah. 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 Utah Governor's Race - General Election Candidates

General Election Candidates and Results
Utah governor election - class or district
PercVotesPartyCandidate
68.4%624678RGary Hebert
27.7%253514DPeter Cooke
2.2%19956LKen Larsen
1.7%15548CKirk Pearson
Election Information for Utah
Primary DateJune 26, 2012
General DateNovember 06, 2012
IncumbentGary Herbert
Incumbent StatusSeeking Re-election
Election Projection
Presidential Election2012 Election

2012 Utah Governor's Race - Primary Election Candidates

Democrats - Primary Election
 
Democrat governor Primary Election in Utah - class or district
PercVotesCandidateViews
Republicans - Primary Election
 
Republican governor Primary Election in Utah - class or district
PercVotesCandidateViews
0%NAGary Herbert18

Important Dates

DateImportant Item
May 29, 2012Last day to register to vote by mail for the June 26, 2012 primary election.
June 11, 2012Last day to register to vote in person or online for the June 26, 2012 primary election.
June 26, 2012Primary election date for the President, Senate, House, and Governor.
November 06, 2012General election date - House, Senate, and President on the ballot.

Past Election Results

Election Results for Governors seat in Utah in 2012
Past Election Results - Governor of Utah
Bob Springmeyer
20%
2008
78%
Jon M. Huntsman, Jr.
Scott M. Matheson, J
41%
2004
58%
Jon M. Huntsman, Jr.
Bill Orton
42%
2000
56%
Michael Leavitt
Bradly
23%
1996
75%
Leavitt
Stewart Hanson
23%
1992
42%
Michael Leavitt
Ted Wilson
38%
1988
40%
Norman H. Bangerter