Kentucky Governor Results

Republican Gov. Matt Bevin is pitted against Democratic state Attorney General Andy Beshear in the Kentucky governor’s race, with John Hicks running on the Libertarian line. The hard-fought Bevin-Beshear face off has been characterized by sharp personal attacks and differences over health care and education.

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Winner|Gain

The following is a summary of Kentucky's Governor.

Nov 22 2019, 11:02AM ET

99% In
  • Democrat

    Andy BeshearWinner

    49.2%

    709,890Votes

  • Republican

    Matt BevinWinner

    48.8%

    704,754Votes

  • John HicksWinner

    2%

    28,433Votes

  • Adair

    Nov 5 2019, 8:25PM ET

    100% In
    CandidatePercentVotes
    RBevin69.6%3,946
    DBeshear28.7%1,626
    LHicks1.7%99
  • Allen

    Nov 5 2019, 8:19PM ET

    100% In
    CandidatePercentVotes
    RBevin67.1%3,564
    DBeshear31.1%1,649
    LHicks1.8%96
  • Anderson

    Nov 7 2019, 11:01AM ET

    100% In
    CandidatePercentVotes
    RBevin56.1%5,380
    DBeshear41.5%3,978
    LHicks2.4%227
  • Ballard

    Nov 5 2019, 9:15PM ET

    100% In
    CandidatePercentVotes
    RBevin65.3%2,010
    DBeshear32.9%1,012
    LHicks1.8%54
  • Barren

    Nov 5 2019, 9:33PM ET

    100% In
    CandidatePercentVotes
    RBevin58.2%7,693
    DBeshear39.9%5,280
    LHicks1.9%256
  • Bath

    Nov 5 2019, 7:16PM ET

    100% In
    CandidatePercentVotes
    DBeshear52%1,886
    RBevin46.1%1,672
    LHicks1.9%70
  • Bell

    Nov 5 2019, 8:13PM ET

    100% In
    CandidatePercentVotes
    RBevin61.7%3,398
    DBeshear36.5%2,013
    LHicks1.8%98
  • Boone

    Nov 5 2019, 8:00PM ET

    100% In
    CandidatePercentVotes
    RBevin56.2%23,000
    DBeshear41.4%16,947
    LHicks2.4%970
  • Bourbon

    Nov 5 2019, 7:33PM ET

    100% In
    CandidatePercentVotes
    RBevin50.1%3,463
    DBeshear48.1%3,323
    LHicks1.8%123
  • Boyd

    Nov 5 2019, 7:48PM ET

    100% In
    CandidatePercentVotes
    DBeshear51.8%6,989
    RBevin45.8%6,182
    LHicks2.5%331
  • Boyle

    Nov 5 2019, 7:46PM ET

    100% In
    CandidatePercentVotes
    RBevin49.1%5,103
    DBeshear49%5,099
    LHicks1.9%198
  • Bracken

    Nov 5 2019, 7:58PM ET

    100% In
    CandidatePercentVotes
    RBevin54%1,367
    DBeshear42%1,063
    LHicks4%102
  • Breathitt

    Nov 5 2019, 8:31PM ET

    100% In
    CandidatePercentVotes
    DBeshear50.2%1,889
    RBevin48.4%1,820
    LHicks1.4%53
  • Breckinridge

    Nov 5 2019, 8:17PM ET

    100% In
    CandidatePercentVotes
    RBevin56.9%3,897
    DBeshear40.5%2,775
    LHicks2.6%175
  • Bullitt

    Nov 5 2019, 7:58PM ET

    100% In
    CandidatePercentVotes
    RBevin54.8%14,517
    DBeshear42.6%11,275
    LHicks2.6%700
  • Butler

    Nov 5 2019, 8:36PM ET

    100% In
    CandidatePercentVotes
    RBevin68.1%2,574
    DBeshear30%1,134
    LHicks1.9%73
  • Caldwell

    Nov 5 2019, 8:57PM ET

    100% In
    CandidatePercentVotes
    RBevin64.2%2,843
    DBeshear34.1%1,510
    LHicks1.6%72
  • Calloway

    Nov 5 2019, 8:31PM ET

    100% In
    CandidatePercentVotes
    RBevin54%6,344
    DBeshear43.9%5,160
    LHicks2.1%251
  • Campbell

    Nov 5 2019, 9:06PM ET

    100% In
    CandidatePercentVotes
    DBeshear51.8%16,352
    RBevin46.2%14,587
    LHicks2%638
  • Carlisle

    Nov 5 2019, 8:31PM ET

    100% In
    CandidatePercentVotes
    RBevin70.3%1,331
    DBeshear27.9%529
    LHicks1.8%34
  • Carroll

    Nov 5 2019, 8:55PM ET

    100% In
    CandidatePercentVotes
    RBevin52.4%1,374
    DBeshear45.1%1,184
    LHicks2.5%65
  • Carter

    Nov 5 2019, 7:29PM ET

    100% In
    CandidatePercentVotes
    DBeshear50.4%3,732
    RBevin46.5%3,442
    LHicks3.1%227
  • Casey

    Nov 5 2019, 7:36PM ET

    100% In
    CandidatePercentVotes
    RBevin73.5%3,530
    DBeshear25.1%1,208
    LHicks1.4%66
  • Christian

    Nov 5 2019, 8:27PM ET

    100% In
    CandidatePercentVotes
    RBevin55.8%7,974
    DBeshear42.1%6,023
    LHicks2.1%296
  • Clark

    Nov 5 2019, 7:41PM ET

    100% In
    CandidatePercentVotes
    RBevin52.6%6,777
    DBeshear45.6%5,876
    LHicks1.8%238
  • Clay

    Nov 5 2019, 7:28PM ET

    100% In
    CandidatePercentVotes
    RBevin69.8%3,225
    DBeshear28.1%1,298
    LHicks2.1%96
  • Clinton

    Nov 5 2019, 8:13PM ET

    100% In
    CandidatePercentVotes
    RBevin73.5%2,047
    DBeshear24.9%692
    LHicks1.6%45
  • Crittenden

    Nov 5 2019, 9:34PM ET

    100% In
    CandidatePercentVotes
    RBevin66.8%1,977
    DBeshear31%916
    LHicks2.2%66
  • Cumberland

    Nov 5 2019, 8:44PM ET

    100% In
    CandidatePercentVotes
    RBevin72.6%1,418
    DBeshear25.7%503
    LHicks1.7%33
  • Daviess

    Nov 22 2019, 11:02AM ET

    100% In
    CandidatePercentVotes
    RBevin50.6%17,238
    DBeshear47%16,012
    LHicks2.4%805
  • Edmonson

    Nov 5 2019, 8:30PM ET

    100% In
    CandidatePercentVotes
    RBevin61.3%2,284
    DBeshear37.1%1,383
    LHicks1.6%59
  • Elliott

    Nov 22 2019, 11:02AM ET

    100% In
    CandidatePercentVotes
    DBeshear59.3%1,148
    RBevin38.6%747
    LHicks2.2%42
  • Estill

    Nov 5 2019, 7:35PM ET

    100% In
    CandidatePercentVotes
    RBevin58.7%2,427
    DBeshear39.1%1,617
    LHicks2.2%91
  • Fayette

    Nov 5 2019, 7:58PM ET

    100% In
    CandidatePercentVotes
    DBeshear65.5%73,397
    RBevin33%36,915
    LHicks1.5%1,719
  • Fleming

    Nov 5 2019, 7:41PM ET

    100% In
    CandidatePercentVotes
    RBevin59.9%2,818
    DBeshear38.4%1,807
    LHicks1.7%81
  • Floyd

    Nov 5 2019, 8:13PM ET

    100% In
    CandidatePercentVotes
    DBeshear52.6%5,903
    RBevin45%5,048
    LHicks2.5%279
  • Franklin

    Nov 5 2019, 8:13PM ET

    100% In
    CandidatePercentVotes
    DBeshear61.5%12,888
    RBevin36.1%7,570
    LHicks2.4%493
  • Fulton

    Nov 5 2019, 10:53PM ET

    100% In
    CandidatePercentVotes
    RBevin58.5%857
    DBeshear40.2%589
    LHicks1.2%18
  • Gallatin

    Nov 5 2019, 7:58PM ET

    100% In
    CandidatePercentVotes
    RBevin56.8%1,238
    DBeshear40%871
    LHicks3.2%69
  • Garrard

    Nov 5 2019, 8:13PM ET

    100% In
    CandidatePercentVotes
    RBevin63.4%3,676
    DBeshear34.6%2,004
    LHicks2.1%119
  • Grant

    Nov 5 2019, 7:33PM ET

    100% In
    CandidatePercentVotes
    RBevin62.4%4,010
    DBeshear35.2%2,261
    LHicks2.4%154
  • Graves

    Nov 5 2019, 8:53PM ET

    100% In
    CandidatePercentVotes
    RBevin64.6%8,278
    DBeshear32.9%4,214
    LHicks2.5%315
  • Grayson

    Nov 5 2019, 9:16PM ET

    100% In
    CandidatePercentVotes
    RBevin65.3%5,319
    DBeshear32.2%2,621
    LHicks2.5%201
  • Green

    Nov 5 2019, 9:25PM ET

    100% In
    CandidatePercentVotes
    RBevin72.1%2,743
    DBeshear26.2%997
    LHicks1.8%67
  • Greenup

    Nov 5 2019, 7:27PM ET

    100% In
    CandidatePercentVotes
    RBevin52.4%5,905
    DBeshear45.3%5,102
    LHicks2.3%259
  • Hancock

    Nov 5 2019, 8:35PM ET

    100% In
    CandidatePercentVotes
    DBeshear51.8%1,891
    RBevin45.2%1,650
    LHicks3.1%113
  • Hardin

    Nov 5 2019, 8:17PM ET

    100% In
    CandidatePercentVotes
    RBevin51.3%16,018
    DBeshear46.5%14,524
    LHicks2.3%710
  • Harlan

    Nov 5 2019, 7:44PM ET

    100% In
    CandidatePercentVotes
    RBevin69%4,468
    DBeshear28.9%1,867
    LHicks2.1%136
  • Harrison

    Nov 5 2019, 7:41PM ET

    100% In
    CandidatePercentVotes
    RBevin55.1%3,253
    DBeshear42.9%2,535
    LHicks2%120
  • Hart

    Nov 5 2019, 8:49PM ET

    100% In
    CandidatePercentVotes
    RBevin59.8%3,143
    DBeshear38%1,997
    LHicks2.2%116
  • Henderson

    Nov 5 2019, 9:50PM ET

    100% In
    CandidatePercentVotes
    DBeshear51.3%6,863
    RBevin47.1%6,303
    LHicks1.7%225
  • Henry

    Nov 5 2019, 7:41PM ET

    100% In
    CandidatePercentVotes
    RBevin55.8%3,070
    DBeshear42.2%2,325
    LHicks2%110
  • Hickman

    Nov 5 2019, 8:17PM ET

    100% In
    CandidatePercentVotes
    RBevin68.6%1,072
    DBeshear30%469
    LHicks1.4%22
  • Hopkins

    Nov 5 2019, 8:09PM ET

    100% In
    CandidatePercentVotes
    RBevin58.6%8,077
    DBeshear39.2%5,411
    LHicks2.2%304
  • Jackson

    Nov 5 2019, 7:58PM ET

    100% In
    CandidatePercentVotes
    RBevin79.4%3,214
    DBeshear18.5%749
    LHicks2.1%86
  • Jefferson

    Nov 22 2019, 11:02AM ET

    100% In
    CandidatePercentVotes
    DBeshear67%186,561
    RBevin31.5%87,740
    LHicks1.5%4,171
  • Jessamine

    Nov 5 2019, 7:41PM ET

    100% In
    CandidatePercentVotes
    RBevin55%10,363
    DBeshear43%8,102
    LHicks1.9%360
  • Johnson

    Nov 5 2019, 7:24PM ET

    100% In
    CandidatePercentVotes
    RBevin61.5%3,988
    DBeshear35.5%2,304
    LHicks3%192
  • Kenton

    Nov 5 2019, 8:19PM ET

    100% In
    CandidatePercentVotes
    DBeshear49.5%25,479
    RBevin48.4%24,936
    LHicks2.1%1,082
  • Knott

    Nov 5 2019, 7:41PM ET

    100% In
    CandidatePercentVotes
    DBeshear49.4%2,096
    RBevin48.4%2,052
    LHicks2.2%92
  • Knox

    Nov 5 2019, 7:47PM ET

    100% In
    CandidatePercentVotes
    RBevin65.4%5,346
    DBeshear32.5%2,658
    LHicks2.1%169
  • LaRue

    Nov 5 2019, 7:23PM ET

    100% In
    CandidatePercentVotes
    RBevin60.3%2,835
    DBeshear37.1%1,744
    LHicks2.6%121
  • Laurel

    Nov 5 2019, 8:55PM ET

    100% In
    CandidatePercentVotes
    RBevin71.2%12,667
    DBeshear26.5%4,722
    LHicks2.2%397
  • Lawrence

    Nov 5 2019, 7:32PM ET

    100% In
    CandidatePercentVotes
    RBevin60.4%2,417
    DBeshear37.8%1,515
    LHicks1.8%71
  • Lee

    Nov 5 2019, 7:19PM ET

    100% In
    CandidatePercentVotes
    RBevin64.7%1,321
    DBeshear33%675
    LHicks2.3%47
  • Leslie

    Nov 5 2019, 7:31PM ET

    100% In
    CandidatePercentVotes
    RBevin75.8%2,289
    DBeshear22.5%680
    LHicks1.7%51
  • Letcher

    Nov 5 2019, 7:36PM ET

    100% In
    CandidatePercentVotes
    RBevin52.8%3,089
    DBeshear44.9%2,626
    LHicks2.4%139
  • Lewis

    Nov 5 2019, 8:11PM ET

    100% In
    CandidatePercentVotes
    RBevin69.8%2,424
    DBeshear27.3%948
    LHicks3%103
  • Lincoln

    Nov 5 2019, 8:20PM ET

    100% In
    CandidatePercentVotes
    RBevin62%4,430
    DBeshear35.8%2,558
    LHicks2.2%154
  • Livingston

    Nov 5 2019, 9:25PM ET

    100% In
    CandidatePercentVotes
    RBevin62.3%2,084
    DBeshear36%1,205
    LHicks1.6%55
  • Logan

    Nov 5 2019, 9:54PM ET

    100% In
    CandidatePercentVotes
    RBevin59.5%4,525
    DBeshear38.3%2,911
    LHicks2.2%166
  • Lyon

    Nov 5 2019, 8:34PM ET

    100% In
    CandidatePercentVotes
    RBevin57.9%1,779
    DBeshear40.7%1,253
    LHicks1.4%43
  • McCracken

    Nov 5 2019, 11:13PM ET

    100% In
    CandidatePercentVotes
    RBevin56.9%13,252
    DBeshear41.6%9,695
    LHicks1.5%355
  • McCreary

    Nov 5 2019, 7:37PM ET

    100% In
    CandidatePercentVotes
    RBevin68.5%3,181
    DBeshear28.8%1,340
    LHicks2.7%126
  • McLean

    Nov 22 2019, 11:02AM ET

    100% In
    CandidatePercentVotes
    RBevin59.3%2,117
    DBeshear38%1,357
    LHicks2.7%95
  • Madison

    Nov 5 2019, 8:55PM ET

    100% In
    CandidatePercentVotes
    DBeshear49%15,017
    RBevin48.7%14,943
    LHicks2.3%705
  • Magoffin

    Nov 5 2019, 7:58PM ET

    100% In
    CandidatePercentVotes
    DBeshear53.6%1,968
    RBevin44.3%1,629
    LHicks2.1%77
  • Marion

    Nov 5 2019, 8:13PM ET

    100% In
    CandidatePercentVotes
    DBeshear52.1%3,155
    RBevin46%2,787
    LHicks2%119
  • Marshall

    Nov 5 2019, 8:50PM ET

    100% In
    CandidatePercentVotes
    RBevin59.5%7,526
    DBeshear38.2%4,834
    LHicks2.3%290
  • Martin

    Nov 5 2019, 7:32PM ET

    100% In
    CandidatePercentVotes
    RBevin72.4%1,596
    DBeshear25.1%554
    LHicks2.5%55
  • Mason

    Nov 5 2019, 7:19PM ET

    100% In
    CandidatePercentVotes
    RBevin53.6%2,719
    DBeshear44.2%2,246
    LHicks2.2%111
  • Meade

    Nov 5 2019, 8:13PM ET

    100% In
    CandidatePercentVotes
    RBevin53.1%4,787
    DBeshear44.2%3,984
    LHicks2.7%246
  • Menifee

    Nov 5 2019, 7:15PM ET

    100% In
    CandidatePercentVotes
    RBevin52.6%1,113
    DBeshear45.3%959
    LHicks2.1%44
  • Mercer

    Nov 5 2019, 8:19PM ET

    100% In
    CandidatePercentVotes
    RBevin56.1%4,718
    DBeshear42.1%3,541
    LHicks1.8%152
  • Metcalfe

    Nov 5 2019, 10:40PM ET

    100% In
    CandidatePercentVotes
    RBevin58.7%2,264
    DBeshear38.7%1,495
    LHicks2.6%101
  • Monroe

    Nov 5 2019, 8:30PM ET

    100% In
    CandidatePercentVotes
    RBevin73.4%2,482
    DBeshear24.8%837
    LHicks1.8%61
  • Montgomery

    Nov 5 2019, 7:25PM ET

    100% In
    CandidatePercentVotes
    RBevin53.8%4,745
    DBeshear44.6%3,934
    LHicks1.6%144
  • Morgan

    Nov 5 2019, 7:23PM ET

    100% In
    CandidatePercentVotes
    RBevin51.4%1,929
    DBeshear46%1,726
    LHicks2.6%96
  • Muhlenberg

    Nov 5 2019, 8:16PM ET

    100% In
    CandidatePercentVotes
    RBevin52.1%4,551
    DBeshear46%4,019
    LHicks1.8%160
  • Nelson

    Nov 22 2019, 11:02AM ET

    100% In
    CandidatePercentVotes
    RBevin49.3%7,511
    DBeshear48.5%7,387
    LHicks2.2%331
  • Nicholas

    Nov 5 2019, 7:05PM ET

    100% In
    CandidatePercentVotes
    DBeshear49.5%1,157
    RBevin48.5%1,134
    LHicks2%47
  • Ohio

    Nov 5 2019, 8:25PM ET

    100% In
    CandidatePercentVotes
    RBevin56.6%4,040
    DBeshear40.3%2,877
    LHicks3.1%224
  • Oldham

    Nov 5 2019, 7:53PM ET

    100% In
    CandidatePercentVotes
    RBevin51.6%13,488
    DBeshear46.3%12,115
    LHicks2.1%551
  • Owen

    Nov 5 2019, 7:41PM ET

    100% In
    CandidatePercentVotes
    RBevin59.6%2,195
    DBeshear38.5%1,419
    LHicks1.8%68
  • Owsley

    Nov 5 2019, 7:39PM ET

    100% In
    CandidatePercentVotes
    RBevin68.2%932
    DBeshear29.4%402
    LHicks2.3%32
  • Pendleton

    Nov 5 2019, 8:50PM ET

    100% In
    CandidatePercentVotes
    RBevin61.5%2,547
    DBeshear36.3%1,502
    LHicks2.2%92
  • Perry

    Nov 5 2019, 7:16PM ET

    100% In
    CandidatePercentVotes
    RBevin53.9%3,855
    DBeshear44.5%3,183
    LHicks1.6%114
  • Pike

    Nov 5 2019, 8:15PM ET

    100% In
    CandidatePercentVotes
    RBevin54.3%9,011
    DBeshear42.9%7,131
    LHicks2.8%466
  • Powell

    Nov 5 2019, 7:40PM ET

    100% In
    CandidatePercentVotes
    RBevin51.7%1,997
    DBeshear46.3%1,791
    LHicks2%78
  • Pulaski

    Nov 5 2019, 8:01PM ET

    100% In
    CandidatePercentVotes
    RBevin70%14,756
    DBeshear28%5,891
    LHicks2%419
  • Robertson

    Nov 5 2019, 6:35PM ET

    100% In
    CandidatePercentVotes
    RBevin55.8%430
    DBeshear42.2%325
    LHicks2.1%16
  • Rockcastle

    Nov 5 2019, 7:36PM ET

    100% In
    CandidatePercentVotes
    RBevin70.5%3,481
    DBeshear27.4%1,354
    LHicks2.1%102
  • Rowan

    Nov 22 2019, 11:02AM ET

    100% In
    CandidatePercentVotes
    DBeshear58.5%4,045
    RBevin39.7%2,744
    LHicks1.9%129
  • Russell

    Nov 5 2019, 9:50PM ET

    100% In
    CandidatePercentVotes
    RBevin71.7%4,252
    DBeshear26.5%1,571
    LHicks1.8%105
  • Scott

    Nov 5 2019, 8:24PM ET

    100% In
    CandidatePercentVotes
    DBeshear49.1%9,827
    RBevin48.6%9,730
    LHicks2.3%458
  • Shelby

    Nov 5 2019, 7:44PM ET

    100% In
    CandidatePercentVotes
    RBevin54%9,062
    DBeshear44%7,380
    LHicks2%343
  • Simpson

    Nov 5 2019, 8:04PM ET

    100% In
    CandidatePercentVotes
    RBevin51.8%2,457
    DBeshear46.5%2,203
    LHicks1.7%80
  • Spencer

    Nov 5 2019, 7:36PM ET

    100% In
    CandidatePercentVotes
    RBevin62.3%4,664
    DBeshear35.6%2,667
    LHicks2.1%161
  • Taylor

    Nov 5 2019, 7:43PM ET

    100% In
    CandidatePercentVotes
    RBevin61.3%5,143
    DBeshear36.9%3,093
    LHicks1.8%153
  • Todd

    Nov 5 2019, 8:29PM ET

    100% In
    CandidatePercentVotes
    RBevin60.5%1,713
    DBeshear36.6%1,037
    LHicks2.8%80
  • Trigg

    Nov 5 2019, 8:55PM ET

    100% In
    CandidatePercentVotes
    RBevin62.5%2,839
    DBeshear35.7%1,622
    LHicks1.8%84
  • Trimble

    Nov 5 2019, 8:06PM ET

    100% In
    CandidatePercentVotes
    RBevin58.4%1,580
    DBeshear39.1%1,057
    LHicks2.5%69
  • Union

    Nov 5 2019, 8:35PM ET

    100% In
    CandidatePercentVotes
    RBevin56.7%2,483
    DBeshear41.1%1,800
    LHicks2.2%98
  • Warren

    Nov 5 2019, 9:44PM ET

    100% In
    CandidatePercentVotes
    DBeshear50.8%18,249
    RBevin47.6%17,118
    LHicks1.6%558
  • Washington

    Nov 5 2019, 7:56PM ET

    100% In
    CandidatePercentVotes
    RBevin56.6%2,522
    DBeshear41.3%1,839
    LHicks2.2%96
  • Wayne

    Nov 5 2019, 8:21PM ET

    100% In
    CandidatePercentVotes
    RBevin62.6%3,472
    DBeshear35.8%1,983
    LHicks1.6%90
  • Webster

    Nov 5 2019, 9:50PM ET

    100% In
    CandidatePercentVotes
    RBevin58.9%2,271
    DBeshear38.8%1,495
    LHicks2.3%90
  • Whitley

    Nov 5 2019, 7:58PM ET

    100% In
    CandidatePercentVotes
    RBevin67.5%6,672
    DBeshear30.3%2,995
    LHicks2.2%218
  • Wolfe

    Nov 5 2019, 7:37PM ET

    100% In
    CandidatePercentVotes
    DBeshear54.5%1,194
    RBevin43.7%958
    LHicks1.8%39
  • Woodford

    Nov 5 2019, 10:18PM ET

    100% In
    CandidatePercentVotes
    DBeshear53.1%6,235
    RBevin45%5,277
    LHicks1.9%227

County breakdown

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