Informed Voter – Tennessee Governor


The head of the State of Tennessee’s Executive branch is the Governor.

term limits

The Governor serves a 4 year term and has a limit of two consecutive terms; however, after four years, that limit expires and the person can run for election again.

next election

The next election will be in 2018.

Next Election

  • The 2018 General election will be held on November 6th.  The deadline to register to vote for the General election is October 9th.
  • The Primaries for this election will be held on August 2nd.  The deadline to register to vote for the Primary election is July 3rd.  Meet the Candidates here!