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

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

General Election Candidates and Results
Vermont governor election - class or district
PercVotesPartyCandidate
58%170863DPeter Shumlin
37.7%110970RRandy Brock
2%5869IEmily Peyton
1.9%5574ICris Ericson
0.4%1292LDave Eagle
Election Information for Vermont
Primary DateAugust 28, 2012
General DateNovember 06, 2012
IncumbentPeter Shumlin
Incumbent StatusSeeking Re-election
Election Projection
Presidential Election2012 Election

2012 Vermont Governor's Race - Primary Election Candidates

Democrats - Primary Election
 
Democrat governor Primary Election in Vermont - class or district
PercVotesCandidateViews
0%NAPeter Shumlin15
Republicans - Primary Election
 
Republican governor Primary Election in Vermont - class or district
PercVotesCandidateViews
0%NARandy Brock0

Important Dates

DateImportant Item
February 29, 2012Last day to register to vote in the March 6, 2012 Presidential primary.
March 06, 2012Presidential Primary Date.
August 22, 2012Last day to register to vote in the August 28, 2012 primary election.
August 28, 2012Primary election date for the House, Senate and Governor.
October 31, 2012Last day to register to vote in the November 6, 2012 general election.
November 06, 2012General election date - House, Senate, and President on the ballot.

Past Election Results

Election Results for Governors seat in Vermont in 2012
Past Election Results - Governor of Vermont
Gaye Symington
22%
2008
53%
Jim Douglas
Scudder Parker
41%
2006
56%
Jim Douglas
Peter Clavelle
38%
2004
59%
Jim Douglas
Doug Racine
42%
2002
45%
Jim Douglas
Howard Dean
50%
2000
38%
Ruth Dwyer
Howard Dean
56%
1998
41%
Ruth Dwyer
Howard Dean
71%
1996
22%
John L. Gropper