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As election season kicks into high gear, AskThem supports questions-and-answers with political candidates in hot races across the nation. Push incumbents on their tenure in office, vet newcomer campaign issues and weigh in on ballot proposals.

Enter your ZIP code on AskThem’s candidate page to see your candidates for U.S. Senate, House, and Governor. Then ask them a question and we’ll help push for a public response.

Think of AskThem as a light-weight candidate directory for the election season. AskThem helps you navigate prominent races near you and allows you to connect with candidates before you cast your ballot. Browse all 36 Gubernatorial races below and over 150 candidates in 75 competitive Senate and House races this cycle and share your own questions with fellow constituents to push for a public response.

Find your current local, state and federal reps on our national map page (i.e., current elected officials, not including candidates) to ask about upcoming debates, recent endorsements, and the voter registration process!

ALABAMA

Gubernatorial:

Incumbent Robert Bentley (R) vs Patrick Griffith (D)

ALASKA

Gubernatorial:

Incumbent Sean Parnell vs Bill Walker

Senate:

Incumbent Mark Begich (D) vs Dan Sullivan (R)

ARIZONA

Gubernatorial:

Duck Ducey (R) vs Fred DuVal (D)

House of Representatives:

1st District:
Incumbent Ann Kirpatrick (D) vs Andy Tobin (R)

2nd District:
Incumbent Ron Barber (D) vs Martha McSally (R)

9th District:
Incumbent Krysten Sinema (D) vs Wendy Rogers (R)

ARKANSAS

Gubernatorial:

Asa Hutchinson (R) vs Mike Ross (D)

Senate

Incumbent Mark Pryor (D) vs Tom Cotton (R)

House of Representatives:

2nd District:
French Hill (R) vs Patrick Hays (D) vs Debbie Standiford (L)

CALIFORNIA

Gubernatorial:

Incumbent Jerry Brown (D) vs Neel Kashkari (R)

House of Representatives:

7th District:
Doug Ose (R)vs Ami Bera (D)

9th District:
Incumbent Jerry McNerney vs Tony Amador

10th District:
Incumbent Jeff Denham vs Michael Eggman

16th District:
Incumbent Jim Costa vs Johnny Tacherra

17th District
Incumbent Mike Honda vs Ro Khanna

21st District:
Incumbent David Valadao vs Amanda Renteria

24th District:
Incumbent Lois Capps vs Chris Mitchum

26th District
Incumbent Julia Brownley vs Jeff Gorell

31st District:
Paul Chabot vs Pete Aguilar

52nd District:
Incumbent Scott Peters vs Carl Demaio

COLORADO

Gubernatorial:

Incumbent John Hickenlooper (D) vs Bob Beauprez (R)

Senate:

Incumbent Mark Udall (D) vs Cory Gardner (R)

House of Representatives

Sixth District:
Incumbent Mike Coffman (R) vs Andrew Romanoff (D)

CONNECTICUT

Gubernatorial:

Incumbent Dannel Malloy (D) vs Tom Foley (R)

FLORIDA

Gubernatorial:

Incumbent Rick Scott (R) vs Charlie Crist (D) vs Adrian Wyllie (L)

House of Representatives:

2nd District:
Incumbent Steve Southerland II (R) vs Gwen Graham (D)

18th District:
Incumbent Patrick Murphy (D) vs Carl Domino (R)

26th District:
Incumbent Joe Garcia (D) vs David Rivera (R)

22nd District:
Incumbent Lois Frankel (D) vs Paul Spain (R)

GEORGIA

Gubernatorial:

Incumbent Nathan Deal (R) vs Jason Carter (D)

Senate:

David Perdue (R) vs Michelle Nunn (D)

House of Representatives:

12th District:
Incumbent John Barrow (D) vs Rick Allen (R)

HAWAII

Gubernatorial:

David Ige (D) vs Duke Aiona (R)

IDAHO

Gubernatorial:

Incumbent Butch Otter (R) vs A.J. Balukoff (D)

House of Representatives:

2nd District:
Incumbent Mike Simpson (R) vs Richard Stalling (D)

ILLINOIS

Gubernatorial:

Incumbent Pat Quinn (D) vs Bruce Rauner (R)

Senate:

Dick Durbin vs Jim Oberweis vs Sharon Hansen

House of Representatives:

8th District
Incumbent Tammy Duckworth (D) vs Lawrence Kaifesh (R)

10th District:
Incumbent Brad Schneider (D) vs Robert Dold (R)

12th District:
Incumbent William Enyart (D) vs Mike Bost (R)

13th District:
Incumbent Rodney Davis (R) vs Ann Callis (D)

17th District:
Incumbent Cheri Bustos (D) vs Bobby Schilling (R) vs Eric Reyes (I)

IOWA

Gubernatorial:

Incumbent Terry Brandstad (R) vs Jack Hatch (D)

Senate:

Joni Ernst (R) vs Bruce Braley (D)

House of Representatives:

2nd District:
Incumbent Dave Loebsack (D) vs Mariannette Miller-Meeks (R)

3rd District:
David Young (R) vs Staci Appel (D)

4th District:
Incumbent Steve King (R) vs Christie Vilsack (D)

KANSAS

Gubernatorial:

Incumbent Sam Brownback (R) vs Paul Davis (D)

Senate:

Incumbent Pat Roberts (R) vs Greg Orman (I)

KENTUCKY

Senate:

Mitch McConnell (R) vs Alison Grimes (D) vs David Patterson (L)

House of Representatives:

3rd District:
Incumbent John Yarmuth (D) vs Michael Macfarlane (R)

LOUISIANA

Senate:

Incumbent Mary Landrieu (D) vs Bill Cassidy (R)

MAINE

Gubernatorial:

Paul LePage (R) vs Mike Michaud (D)

MARYLAND

Gubernatorial:

Larry Hogan (R) vs Anthony Brown (D)

MASSACHUSETTS

Gubernatorial:

Martha Coakley (D) vs Charles D. Baker (R)

House of Representatives:

6th District:
Seth Moulton (D) vs Richard Tisei (R)

Senate:
Incumbent Edward Markey (D) vs Brian Herr (R)

MICHIGAN

Gubernatorial:

Incumbent Rick Snyder (R) vs Mark Schaeur (D)

Senate:

Terri Lynn Land (R) vs Gary Peters (D)

House of Representatives:

3rd District:
Incumbent Justin Amash (R) vs Bob Goodrich (D)

4th District:
Jeff Holmes vs John Moolenaar

10th District:
Incumbent Candice Miller vs Chuck Stadler

11th District:
David Trott vs Bobby McKenzie

MINNESOTA

Gubernatorial:

Incumbent Mark Dayton (D) vs Jeff Johnson (R)

House of Representatives:

2nd District:
Incumbent John Kline vs Mike Obermueller

3rd District:
Incumbent Erik Paulsen vs Sharon Sund

8th District:
Incumbent Rick Nolan (D) vs Stewart Mills (R) vs Ray Sandman (G)

MONTANA

Senate:

Amanda Curtis (D) vs Steve Daines (R)

NEBRASKA

Gubernatorial:

Pete Ricketts (R) vs Chuck Hassebrook (D)

NEW HAMPSHIRE

Gubernatorial:

Incumbent Maggie Hassan (D) vs Andrew Hemingway (R)

Senate:

Incumbent Jeanee Shaheen (D) vs Scott Brown (R)

House of Representatives:

1st District:
Incumbent Carol Shea-Porter (D) vs Frank Guinta (R)

NEVADA

Gubernatorial:

Incumbent Brian Sandoval (R) vs Robert Goodman (D)

House of Representatives:

3rd District:
Incumbent Joe Heck (R) vs Erin Bilbray (D)

NEW JERSEY

House of Representatives:

2nd District:
Incumbent Frank LoBiondo vs Bill Hughes

3rd District:
Aimee Belgard (D) vs Tom MacArthur (R)

Senate:
Incumbent Cory Booker (D) vs Jeff Bell

NEW MEXICO

Gubernatorial:

Susana Martinez (R)vs Gary King (D)

Senate:
Incumbent Tom Udall (D) vs Allen Weh (R)

House of Representatives:

2nd District:
Incumbent Steve Pearce (R) vs Roxanne Laura (D)

NEW YORK

Gubernatorial:
Incumbent Andrew Cuomo (D) vs Rob Astorino (R) vs Howie Hawkins (G) vs Michael McDermott (L)

House of Representatives:

1st District:
Incumbent Tim Bishop vs Lee Zeldin

3rd District:
Incumbent Steve Isreal vs Grant Lally

10th District:
Incumbent Jerrold Nadler vs Ross Brady

11th District:
Incumbent Michael Grimm vs Domenic Recchia

18th District:
Incumbent Sean Maloney vs Nan Hayworth

21st District:
Incumbent Bill Owens vs Elise Stefanik

NORTH CAROLINA

Senate:

Incumbent Kay Hagan (D) vs Thom Tillis (R)

House of Representatives:

7th District:
Jonathan Barfield
(D) vs David Rouzer (R)

OHIO

Gubernatorial:

Incumbent John Kasich (R) vs Ed FitzGerald (D)

OKLAHOMA

Gubernatorial:

Incumbent Mary Fallin (R) vs Joe Dorman (D)

Senate:
Jim Inhofe vs Matt Silverstein

OREGON

Gubernatorial:

Incumbent John Kitzhaber (D) vs Dennis Richardson (R) vs Paul Grad (L) vs Aaron Auer (C)

House of Representatives:

4th District:
Incumbent Peter DeFazio vs Art Robinson

5th District:
Incumbent Kurt Schrader vs Tootie Smith

PENNSYLVANIA

Gubernatorial:

Incumbent Tom Corbett (R) vs Tom Wolf (D)

House of Representatives:

8th District:
Incumbent Michael Fitzpatrick (R) vs Kevin Strouse (D)

6th District:
Manan Trived vs Ryan Costello

16th District:
Incumbent Joe Pitts vs Tom Houghton

RHODE ISLAND

Gubernatorial:

Gina Raimondo (D) vs Allan Fung (R)

SOUTH CAROLINA

Gubernatorial:

Nikki Haley (R) vs Vincent Sheheen (D)

Senate:
Lindsey Graham (R) vs Brad Hutto (D)

SOUTH DAKOTA

Gubernatorial:

Incumbent Dennis Daugaard (R) vs Susan Wismer (D)

Senate:

Mike Rounds (R) vs Rick Weiland (D) vs Larry Pressler (I) vs Gordon Howie (I)

TENNESSEE

Gubernatorial:

Bill Haslam (R) vs Charlie Brown (D) vs Isa Infante (G)

TEXAS

Gubernatorial:

Wendy Davis (D) vs Greg Abbott (R)

Senate:

Incumbent John Cornyn vs David Alameel

House of Representatives:

23rd District:
Incumbent Pete Gallego (D) vs Will Hurd (R)

34th District:
Incumbent Filemon Vela vs Larry Smith

VERMONT

Gubernatorial:

Incumbent Peter Shumlin (D) vs Scott Milne (R)

WASHINGTON

House of Representatives:

3rd District:
Incumbent Jaime Herrera Beutler (R) vs Bob Dingethal (D)

8th District:
Incumbent Dave Reichert vs Jason Ritchie

WEST VIRGINIA

Senate:

Natalie Tennant (D) vs Shelley More Capito (R)

House of Representatives:

3rd District:
Incumbent Nick Rahall (D) vs Evan Jenkins (R)

WISCONSIN

Gubernatorial:

Incumbent Scott Walker (R) vs Mary Burke (D) vs Robert Burke (L)

WYOMING

Gubernatorial:

Incumbent Matt Mead (R) vs Pete Gosar (D)

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