Shelton Mayor Mark Lauretti may now run for lieutenant governor
“But today [Lauretti] informed our Elections Division that he ... previously was state comptroller and a state legislator. Candidates for governor and lieutenant governor run together in the general election, meaning people vote for both positions ...
Close and caustic
It also mixes together the rural south (situated in the state’s north) with city-dwellers and suburban sprawl. This makes for tight statewide elections ... In addition to the governor, the lieutenant governor, attorney general and majority leaders ...
Should the Governor and Lt Governor Run as a Ticket?
Thursday, August 22nd, 2013 (Editor’s Note: Recently, I posted an article that revisited the California Constitution Revision Commission’s recommendation that the Governor and Lt. Governor run ... of the State’s five most recent statewide elections.
A Rundown of the 2014 Lieutenant Governor Races
Among state ... the governor and lieutenant governor run as a ticket in November, since LGs rarely sway the result of such contests. This means we'll be excluding states that have competitive LG primaries in advance of joint-ticket general elections.
Sources: Brown to get through November election - then run for governor
He does that – and he plans to run for governor ... Other Republicans in that mix include Lieutenant Governor Kim Guadagno, Assembly Minority Leader Jon Bramnick (R-21), and state Senate Minority Leader Tom Kean (R-21).