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 September 2, 2019.

President of the United States

Democratic Party

Michael Bennet (D)
U.S. Senator

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

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

Steve Bullock (D)
Governor of Montana
Attorney General – Montana

Pete Buttigieg (D)
Mayor, South Bend, IN

Julian Castro (D)
Mayor, San Antonio, TX
U.S. Secretary of Housing and Urban Development

Bill de Blasio (D)
Mayor, New York City

John Delaney (D)
U.S. Representative

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

Kamala Harris (D)
Attorney General – California
U.S. Senator

Amy Klobuchar (D)
U.S. Senator

Wayne Messam (D)
Mayor, Mirimar, FL

Beto O’Rourke (D)
U.S. Representative

Tim Ryan (D)
U.S. Representative

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

Dr. Joe Sestak (D)
U.S. Representative
Admiral, U.S. Navy

Tom Steyer (D)
Businessman

Elizabeth Warren (D)
U.S. Senator

Marianne Williamson (D)
Author, Lecturer, Activist

Andrew Yang (D)
Entrepreneur

Green Party

Roland Aranjo (G)
Author

Dedinam Kinamo Christin Moyowasifza Curry (G)
Organizer

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

Dario Hunter (G)
Youngstown Board of Education

Dennis Lambert (G)
US Army Veteran

Ian Schlakman (G)
Co-Chair, Maryland Green Party


Libertarian Party

Max Abramson (L)
State Representative, NH

Dan Behrman (L)
Internet Personality

Souraya Faas (L)
Member, Republican Executive Committee, County Level

Adam Kokesh (L)
Activist

John McAfee (L)
Businessman

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

Vermin Supreme (L)
Performance Artist

Arvin Vohra (L)
Vice-Chair of the LNC


American Solidarity Party

Brian T. Carroll
Teacher

Joshua Perkins
Actuarial Programmer
Game Show Contestant, 2003

Joe Schriner
Journalist


Prohibition Party

C.L. Gammon
Writer and Historian


Independent or Unaffiliated

Mark Charles (I)
Activist


Republican Party

Donald Trump (R – Incumbent)
Businessman

Joe Walsh (R)
U.S. Representative

Bill Weld (R, L)
Governor of Massachusetts


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

Democratic Party

JD Scholten (D)
Professional Athlete
Paralegal

Republican Party

Randy Feenstra (R)
State Senator

Steve King (R – Incumbent)
Businessman

Bret Richards (R)
Businessman and US Army Veteran

Jeremy Taylor (R)
Woodbury County Supervisor