State elected Officials running for Congress

Note: State officials currently serving in an elected office were counted only for that particular office.

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U.S. Senate Races
Total senate seats up for election (all races are contested) 35
Total incumbents* running for U.S. Senate
30
Total non-incumbents running for U.S. Senate
39
*Two candidates are appointments currently serving in the U.S. Senate and running in special elections for their first true term.
 
Total incumbents previously serving as state elected officials 3
Total incumbents who are former state senators
1
Total incumbents who are former state attorneys general
2
Total non-incumbents previously serving as state elected officials 12
Total non-incumbents who are currently state senators
3
Total non-incumbents who are currently state representatives
4
Total non-incumbents who are former state representatives
1
Total non-incumbents who are former governors
3
Total non-incumbents who are current lt. governors
1
U.S. House Races
Total house seats up for election 435
Total contested house seats up for election 380
Total incumbents running for U.S. House of Representatives
398
Total non-incumbents running for U.S. House of Representatives
408
 
Total incumbents previously serving as state elected officials 62
Total incumbents who are former state senators
35
Total incumbents who are former state represenatatives
21
Total incumbents who are both former state senators & represenatatives
3
Total incumbents who are former lt. governors
1
Total incumbents who are former secretaries of state
1
Total incumbents who are former state attorneys general
1
 
Total non-incumbents previously serving as state elected officials 44
Total non-incumbents who are currently state senators
20
Total non-incumbents who are former state senators
3
Total non-incumbents who are currently state representatives
9
Total non-incumbents who are former state representatives
9
Total non-incumbents who are current secretaries of state
1
Total non-incumbents who are current state treasurers
1
Total non-incumbents who are former state treasurers
1
 
 
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