2022 State Elections Toolkit
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The year 2022 will feature major elections for statewide officials and state lawmakers, and the results will have significant impacts on the concentration of political power across the states. We're here to help you keep track and make sense of it all. Click the section buttons below to access MultiState’s in-depth issue pages on all the top 2022 state elections and analysis. Scroll to the bottom of the page to access MultiState's 2022 election resources including in-depth election data in our comprehensive state election database, slide deck, and a PDF quick-reference guide. 

On November 8, 2022, gubernatorial seats in 36 states are up for election. Of the 36 gubernatorial seats up for election in 2022, 16 seats are currently held by Democrats, and 20 seats are currently held by Republicans. Click here or the button above to access MultiState's in-depth coverage of the 2022 gubernatorial elections.

In 2022, legislative seats in 46 states are up for election, amounting to more than 6,000 races. Of the 46 states with legislative elections in 2022, 16 are controlled by Democrats, 28 are controlled by Republicans, and two are split government. Click here or the button above to access MultiState's in-depth coverage of the 2022 state legislative elections. 

This year, lieutenant gubernatorial seats in 30 states are up for election. Of the 30 lieutenant gubernatorial seats up for election in 2022, 15 seats are currently held by Democrats, and 15 seats are currently held by Republicans. Click here or the button above to access MultiState's in-depth coverage of the 2022 lieutenant governor elections.

Attorney general (AG) seats in 30 states are up for election this year. Currently, there are 27 Republican attorneys general and 23 Democratic attorneys general.  Of the 30 attorney general seats up for election in 2022, 16 seats are currently held by Democrats and 14 seats are currently held by Republicans. Click here or the button above to access MultiState's in-depth coverage of the 2022 AG elections.

This year, secretary of state seats in 27 states are up for election. Of the 27 secretary of state seats up for election in 2022, 13 seats are currently held by Democrats and 14 seats are currently held by Republicans. Click here or the button above to access MultiState's in-depth coverage of the 2022 secretary of state elections.


Additional Resources

  • Downloadable Slide Deck. Need to brief internal or external stakeholders on key takeaways for the 2022 state elections? We've got you covered. Download our pre-made 2022 State Elections Slide Deck (image-heavy; may take a few moments to open).
  • PDF Quick-Reference. Need a quick reference sheet to track primary dates, open seats, and forecasts? Download our 2022 State Elections Quick Reference Resource.


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