Elections

2020 Election

2020 Election Notice

2020 Elected Officials Guide

Important dates:

  • Presidential Primary – March 3, 2020
  • Caucus – March 24, 2020 – will be RESCHEDULED (previous state & county delegates will continue to serve during the upcoming 2020 conventions which will be held electronically instead of in-person)
  • County Convention – April 16, 2020 – WILL BE HELD ONLINE (if you are a county delegate, we MUST have a working email address in order for you to participate – contact: https://cachegop.com/leadership/)
  • State Convention – April 25, 2020 – WILL BE HELD ONLINE (if you are a state delegate, we MUST have a working email address in order for you to participate – contact: https://cachegop.com/leadership/)
  • Primary Election – June 30, 2020
  • General Election – November 3, 2020

2020 Republican Candidates

The purpose of providing this list is to help delegates and voters get to know the candidates before the State/County Conventions and the Primary Election. Please visit each candidate’s website/pages to learn more about them and where they stand on the issues you care about most. The vetting process begins now! #voteinformed


Federal Candidates:

Utah participated in the Super Tuesday Presidential Primary Election for the first time on TUESDAY, March 3, 2020.

Utah Presidential Primary Election Results can be found here: https://electionresults.utah.gov/elections/federal


Federal Candidates (continued):

UTAH REPUBLICAN 1ST CONGRESSIONAL DISTRICT CANDIDATES 2020
(Listed in alphabetical order)

State delegates will be voting on this race at the State Convention.

Tina Cannon
Website: https://www.votetinacannon.com/
FB page: https://www.facebook.com/TinaCannonUtah/

J.C. Deyong
801-231-3381
jcdeyong33@gmail.com

Doug Durbano
Website: http://www.durbanoforutah.com/
FB page: https://www.facebook.com/DurbanoForUtah/

Chadwick Fairbanks III
435-800-9201
chf3@utahgopforchadwick.com

Kerry Gibson
Website: https://www.gibsonforcongress.com/
FB page: https://www.facebook.com/kerrygibsonutah/

Catherine Hammon
801-949-1480
cathy.hammon62@gmail.com

Zach Hartman
801-573-9181
zhartman@landadvisors.com

Blake Moore
Website: https://electmoore.com/meet-blake
FB page: https://www.facebook.com/ElectBlakeMoore/
Twitter: https://twitter.com/blakedmoore

Mark Shepherd
Website: https://shepherdforutah.com/
FB page: https://www.facebook.com/ShepherdForUtah/

Bob Stevenson
Website: https://stevenson2020.com/
FB page: https://www.facebook.com/BobforCongress2020/

Howard Wallack
Website: https://howardwallack.com/
FB page: https://www.facebook.com/WallackUT1/

Katie Witt
Website: https://www.katiewitt.com/
FB page: https://www.facebook.com/Witt4Congress/


State Candidates:

UTAH REPUBLICAN GOVERNOR CANDIDATES 2020
(Listed in alphabetical order)

State delegates will be voting on this race at the State Convention.

Jeff Burningham
Website: https://jeffburningham.com/
FB page: https://www.facebook.com/teamburningham/

Jason Christensen
Website: https://draintheutahswamp.com/
FB page: https://www.facebook.com/Jason-Christensen-for-Utah-Governor-2357400587687158/

Spencer Cox
Lt. Governor: Deidre Henderson
Website: https://www.votecox.com/
FB page: https://www.facebook.com/coxforgovernor/

Greg Hughes
Website: https://greghughes.com/
FB page: https://www.facebook.com/GregHughesUtah/

Jon Huntsman Jr.
Lt. Governor: Michelle Kaufusi
Website: http://huntsman2020.com/
FB page: https://www.facebook.com/JonHuntsman2020/

Aimee Winder Newton
Lt. Governor: John Dougall
Website: https://aimeeforgovernor.com/
FB page: https://www.facebook.com/AWinderNewton/

Thomas Wright
Lt. Governor: Rob Bishop
Website: https://www.wrightutah.com/
FB page: https://www.facebook.com/WrightForGovernor/

Watch the first debate here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KWg2bQlFXrI


State Candidates (continued):

UTAH REPUBLICAN STATE LEGISLATURE CANDIDATES 2020
(Listed in alphabetical order by position)

State delegates will be voting on these races at the State Convention.

ATTORNEY GENERAL:

David O. Leavitt
Website: https://www.davidleavitt.com/
FB page: https://www.facebook.com/DavidLeavittforUtahAttorneyGeneral/

Sean Reyes
Website: http://www.seanreyes.com/
FB page: https://www.facebook.com/sean.d.reyes
Twitter: https://twitter.com/seanreyesut

John Swallow
Website: https://www.johnswallow.com/
Phone: (801) 949-9450

STATE AUDITOR:

John Dougall – running as Lt Governor with Aimee Winder Newton
Website: http://votefrugal.com/
FB page: https://www.facebook.com/votefrugal/

STATE TREASURER:

David Damschen
FB page: https://www.facebook.com/TreasurerDamschen/
Twitter: https://twitter.com/damschendavid


State Candidates (continued):

UTAH REPUBLICAN STATE LEGISLATURE CANDIDATES 2020
(Listed in alphabetical order by district)

County delegates will be voting on these races at the County Convention, unless otherwise indicated below.

LEGISLATIVE DISTRICT #1 (2 year term):
Multi-county district. State delegates will be voting on this race at the State Convention.

Joel Ferry
Website: https://www.votejoelferry.com/
FB page: https://www.facebook.com/Representative-Joel-Ferry-1256360451131032/

LEGISLATIVE DISTRICT #3 (2 year term):

Mike Petersen
Announcement: Petersen Press Release
Website: https://voteformikepetersen.com/
FB page: https://www.facebook.com/restoreyourvoiceutah/

Val Potter
Announcement: Representative Val Potter to Seek Re-Election to Utah House District 3
Website: http://www.votevalpotter.com/
FB page: https://www.facebook.com/valpotter2020/

LEGISLATIVE DISTRICT #4 (2 year term):

Dan Johnson
Announcement: https://www.facebook.com/cacherepublicans/posts/10158423894095362
Website: https://www.votedanjohnson.com/
FB page: https://www.facebook.com/danjohnson4utah/

LEGISLATIVE DISTRICT #5 (2 year term):

Casey Snider
Announcement: https://www.cachevalleydaily.com/news/archive/2020/03/15/casey-snider-announces-run-for-second-term-as-5th-district-representative/
Website: https://www.caseysnider.com/
FB page: https://www.facebook.com/Snider.Casey/

SENATE DISTRICT #17 (4 year term):

— No election until 2022 —

SENATE DISTRICT #25 (4 year term):
Multi-county district. State delegates will be voting on this race at the State Convention.

Lyle Hillyard
Announcement: https://www.cachevalleydaily.com/news/archive/2020/03/24/lyle-hillyard-announces-re-election-campaign-for-senate-district-25/
FB page: https://www.facebook.com/SenatorLyleHillyard/
Twitter: https://twitter.com/SenLyleHillyard

Chris Wilson
Announcement: https://www.chriswilsonutah.com/candidacy-announcement
Website: https://www.chriswilsonutah.com/


County Candidates:

CACHE COUNTY REPUBLICAN CANDIDATES 2020
(Listed in alphabetical order by position)

County delegates will be voting on these races at the County Convention.

ASSESSOR (4 year term):

Kathleen Howell
435-554-3078
kathleen.c.howell@gmail.com

RECORDER (4 year term):

Devron Anderson
Website: https://devronandersen.com/
FB page: https://www.facebook.com/Devron-Andersen-for-Cache-County-Recorder-103053724631543/

Deon Gibbons Hunsaker
435-563-9131
deonh@hickmantitle.com

Garrett Mansell
Website: www.mansellforrecorder.com
FB page: https://www.facebook.com/Garrett-Mansell-for-Cache-County-Recorder-103974231231108/

TREASURER (4 year term):

Craig McAllister
Website: http://craigmcallister.info/  

CACHE COUNTY COUNCIL – LOGAN #1 (4 year term):

Karl Ward
435-752-8720
k2wards@msn.com

CACHE COUNTY COUNCIL – LOGAN #2 (4 year term):

Barbara Tidwell
435-757-3524
gbtidwell@comcast.net

CACHE COUNTY COUNCIL – LOGAN #3

— No election until 2022 —

CACHE COUNTY COUNCIL – NORTH (4 year term):

David Erickson
435-770-0283
crowmtn59@gmail.com

CACHE COUNTY COUNCIL – NORTHEAST

— No election until 2022 —

CACHE COUNTY COUNCIL – SOUTH (4 year term):

Marc Ensign
435-881-4441
mkriley390@gmail.com

CACHE COUNTY COUNCIL – SOUTHEAST

— No election until 2022 —

See full list of county candidate filings, including non-partisan local school board and water board, here: https://www.cachecounty.org/elections/candidate-information/declarationsofcandidacy.html