The fall will be a busy campaign season in the 36 states where governorships are up for election. Sixteen incumbents are expected to seek re-election. Fifteen governors are barred by term limits from running again, while five others have decided not to run. This map shows the status of the gubernatorial races.
SOURCE: National Governors Association
A version of this article appeared in the May 22, 2002 edition of Education Week as Contests for Governor