Just six of the 43 states with stand-alone offices of lieutenant governor have yet to see a former or sitting lieutenant governor become governor at the ballot box.
With the addition of Gillibrand, the 2020 field ties 1972 and 2016 for the most sitting U.S. Senators running for president in the modern primary era.
Only three other governors have made more than one appointment to the chamber during the last 64 years.
Only the Election of 1912 saw Republicans win as low a percentage of seats to the chamber since the founding of the party in the mid-1850s.
If Democrats pick off three of the state’s four vulnerable GOP seats this November, Republicans will send its smallest delegation to the chamber in 105+ years.
Only one region of the country is regularly seeing both parties win U.S. Senate seats in the vast majority of its states.
Only five of 55 U.S. Senate partisan winning streaks of eight in a row have been halted in the subsequent contest during direct election era.
Reichert is one of just two current members of the chamber to win elections by single digits in the first four election cycles of his congressional career.
Women running for governor in New Jersey have won their party’s nomination each of the last four times they have appeared on the primary ballot since 1993.
More than twice as many Republican primary races for governor have been decided by single digits as Democratic nomination contests.