2020 Candidates

The following is a list of the candidates at the state and federal level that have announced intentions to run for office. This is reasonably accurate as of January 9, 2020.

President of the United States

Democratic Party

Michael Bennet (D)
U.S. Senator

Joe Biden (D)
Vice President, United States
U.S. Senator

Michael Bloomberg (D)
Businessman

Cory Booker (D)
Mayor, Newark NJ
U.S. Senator

Pete Buttigieg (D)
Mayor, South Bend, IN

John Delaney (D)
U.S. Representative

Tulsi Gabbard (D)
U.S. Representative
Major – Army National Guard

Amy Klobuchar (D)
U.S. Senator

Bernie Sanders (D)
U.S. Senator
U.S. Representative
Mayor, Burlington VT

Tom Steyer (D)
Businessman

Elizabeth Warren (D)
U.S. Senator

Marianne Williamson (D)
Author, Lecturer, Activist

Andrew Yang (D)
Entrepreneur


Republican Party

Donald Trump (R – Incumbent)
Television Personality

Joe Walsh (R)
Talk Show Host

Bill Weld (R, L)
Governor of Massachusetts


Independent or Unaffiliated

Mark Charles (I)
Activist


American Solidarity Party

Brian T. Carroll
Teacher

Green Party

Howie Hawkins (G)
Co-Founder of the Green Party

Dario Hunter (G)
Youngstown Board of Education

Dennis Lambert (G)
Documentary Filmmaker

Kent Mesplay (G)
Inspector , Air Pollution Control

Sedinam Moyowasifza-Curry (G)
Organizer

David Rolde (G)
Activist

Chad Wilson (G)
Activist


Libertarian Party

Max Abramson (L)
State Representative, NH

Ken Armstrong (L)
Retired U.S. Coast Guard Officer

Dan Behrman (L)
Internet Personality

Lincoln Chafee (L)
Governor, RI
U.S. Senator
Mayor, Warwick RI

Keenan Dunham (L)
County Chair, Libertarian Party

Jacob Hornberger (L)
Former Presidential Candidate

Jo Jorgensen (L)
Psychology Senior Lecturer
at Clemson University

Adam Kokesh (L)
Activist

John McAfee (L)
Businessman

Sam Robb (L)
Software Engineer
U.S. Naval Veteran

Kim Ruff (L)
Vice-Chair, LP Radical Caucus

Vermin Supreme (L)
Performance Artist

Arvin Vohra (L)
Vice-Chair of the LNC


Prohibition Party

Phil Collins (P)
Township Trustee


U.S. Senate

Democratic Party

Michael Franken (D)
Retired US Navy Admiral

Kimberly Graham (D)
Attorney

Theresa Greenfield (D)
Realtor

Eddie Mauro (D)
Businessman, Educator

Republican Party

Joni Ernst (R – Incumbent)
Retired US Army Lt. Col.


U.S. House of Representatives (D4)

Democratic Party

JD Scholten (D)
Professional Athlete
Paralegal

Republican Party

Randy Feenstra (R)
State Senator

Steve King (R – Incumbent)
Businessman

Steve Reeder (R)
Businessman

Bret Richards (R)
Businessman and US Army Veteran

Jeremy Taylor (R)
Woodbury County Supervisor