2022 Rhode Island gubernatorial election - Wikipedia

2022 Rhode Island gubernatorial election

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Party Democratic Republican

Incumbent Governor

Dan McKee
Democratic



The 2022 Rhode Island gubernatorial election will take place on November 8, 2022, to elect the governor of Rhode Island. Incumbent Democratic Governor Dan McKee became Rhode Island's governor on March 2, 2021, when term-limited Gina Raimondo resigned following her confirmation as United States Secretary of Commerce. McKee is running for a full term.[1]

Democratic primary[edit]

Candidates[edit]

Declared[edit]

Democratic candidates[b]

Withdrew[edit]

Potential[edit]

Declined[edit]

Endorsements[edit]

Matt Brown
State legislators
Helena Foulkes
U.S. Representatives
State legislators
Local officials
Nellie Gorbea
Organizations
Labor unions
Luis Daniel Muñoz
Individuals
Local officials
Organizations

Polling[edit]

Graphical summary
Poll source Date(s)
administered
Sample
size[c]
Margin
of error
Matt
Brown
Helena
Foulkes
Nellie
Gorbea
Seth
Magaziner
Dan
McKee
Luis Daniel
Muñoz
Other Undecided
Fleming & Associates August 7–10, 2022 405 (LV) ± 4.9% 8% 14% 25% 28% 1% 21%
Lake Research Partners (D)[A] July 25–27, 2022 500 (LV) ± 4.4% 7% 14% 27% 22% 3% 5% 22%
Suffolk University June 19–22, 2022 353 (LV) ± 5.2% 5% 16% 24% 20% 1% 2% 31%
Fleming & Associates May 9–12, 2022 400 (LV) ± 4.9% 7% 6% 23% 25% 2% 37%
Lake Research Partners (D)[A] April 11–14, 2022 600 (LV) ± 4.0% 10% 7% 30% 24% 1% 3% 26%
January 26, 2022 Magaziner withdraws from the race
Lake Research Partners (D)[A] November 7–10, 2021 500 (LV) ± 4.4% 6% 4% 24% 16% 26% 20%

Results[edit]

Democratic primary results
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Matt Brown
Democratic Kalilu Camara
Democratic Helena Foulkes
Democratic Nellie Gorbea
Democratic Dan McKee (incumbent)
Democratic Luis Daniel Muñoz
Total votes 100.0

Republican primary[edit]

Candidates[edit]

Declared[edit]

Publicly expressed interest[edit]

Potential[edit]

Declined[edit]

Endorsements[edit]

Ashley Kalus

Results[edit]

Republican primary results
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Emmanuel Boateng Adjei
Republican Michael Costa
Republican Rey Alberto Herrera
Republican Ashley Kalus
Republican Jonathan Riccitelli
Total votes 100.0

Third parties and Independents[edit]

Candidates[edit]

Declared[edit]

Declined[edit]

General election[edit]

Predictions[edit]

Source Ranking As of
The Cook Political Report[74] Solid D March 4, 2022
Inside Elections[75] Solid D March 4, 2022
Sabato's Crystal Ball[76] Likely D January 26, 2022
Politico[77] Likely D April 1, 2022
RCP[78] Likely D January 10, 2022
Fox News[79] Likely D May 12, 2022
538[80] Solid D June 30, 2022

Results[edit]

Rhode Island gubernatorial election, 2022
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Democratic TBA
Republican TBA
Libertarian James Aubin
Libertarian Elijah Gizzarelli
Independent Zachary Hurwitz N/A
Independent Paul Rianna Jr N/A
Write-in
Total votes TBA 100% N/A

Note[edit]

  1. ^ McKee became governor in 2021 when his predecessor, Gina Raimondo, resigned to become U.S. Secretary of Commerce. Prior to that, he was the Lieutenant Governor of Rhode Island.
  2. ^ The images in this gallery are in the public domain or are otherwise free to use. This gallery should not be construed as a list of major or noteworthy candidates. If a candidate is not included in this gallery, it is only because there are no high-quality, copyright-free photographs of them available on the Internet.
  3. ^ Key:
    A – all adults
    RV – registered voters
    LV – likely voters
    V – unclear
Partisan clients
  1. ^ a b c This poll was sponsored by Gorbea's campaign

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External links[edit]

Official campaign websites