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2020 Key Races and Candidates

For years, politicians have worked to undermine our rights and our access to health care: stacking the federal courts, passing unconstitutional legislation, spreading deceptions, imposing arbitrary restrictions, and waging one legal battle after another. But in 2018 and 2019, voters elected reproductive health champions, and rejected false and debunked attacks from anti-abortion politicians — and in 2020, we’ll do it again.

Learn about the biggest opportunities in 2020 to take back our power — and about what’s at stake in these battlegrounds for our rights, our bodies, and our health care.

Biden v. Trump

This year, we decide who will use the powers of the presidency to keep people safe, put the public interest first, and fight to expand access to health care. The choice is clear.

Key Races

In these states, voters have the chance to elect champions for reproductive rights — and to send home politicians who’ve leveled attack after attack on abortion access, reproductive health care, and so much more.

Arizona

Primary Date: August 4

Last Day to Register to Vote in Primary: July 6

Senate Race:

  • Mark Kelly (D), Challenger
  • Martha McSally (R), Incumbent

Colorado

Primary Date: June 30

Last Day to Register to Vote in Primary: June 30 (registrations after June 22 must be completed in person at a polling place)

Senate Race:

  • Challenger: undecided
  • Cory Gardner (R), Incumbent

Georgia Special Election

Election Day: November 3

Voter Registration Deadline: October 5

Senate Race:

  • Rev. Raphael Warnock (D)
  • Sen. Kelly Loeffler (R), Incumbent
  • Rep. Doug Collins (R)

Iowa

Election Day: November 3

Voter Registration Deadline: November 3 (registrations after October 24, 2020, must be completed in person at a polling place)

Senate Race:

  • Theresa Greenfield (D), Challenger
  • Joni Ernst (R), Incumbent

Maine

Primary Date: June 9

Last Day to Register to Vote in Primary: June 9 (registrations after May 12, 2020 must be completed in person at a polling place)

Senate Race:

  • Susan Collins (R), Incumbent
  • Sara Gideon (D), Challenger

Michigan

Primary Date: August 4

Last Day to Register to Vote in Primary: August 4 (registrations after July 20 must be done in person with a local clerk)

Senate Race:

  • Gary Peters (D), Incumbent
  • John James (R), Challenger

Minnesota

Presidential Primary Date: March 3
State Primary Date: August 11

Last Day to Register to Vote in State Primary: August 11 (registrations after July 21 must be done in person or confirmed with an official Notice of Late Registration)

Senate Race:

  • Tina Smith (D), Incumbent
  • Jason Lewis (R), Challenger

Montana

General Election Date: November 3

Last Day to Register to Vote in Primary: November 3, 2020 (registrations on or after October 5, 2020 must be completed at a county election office)

Senate Race:

  • Steve Bullock (D), Challenger
  • Steve Daines (R), Incumbent

New Hampshire

Primary Date: September 8

Last Day to Register to Vote in Primary: August 26-September 2 (varies by locality)

Senate Race:

  • Jeanne Shaheen (D), Incumbent

North Carolina

Primary Date: March 3

Last Day to Register to Vote in Primary: February 7

Senate Race:

  • Cal Cunningham (D), Challenger
  • Thom Tillis (R), Incumbent

South Carolina

General Election: November 3

Voter Registration Deadline: Oct. 2 (in person) or Oct. 5 (for postmarked registration by mail)

Senate Race:

  • Jaime Harrison (D), Challenger
  • Sen. Lindsey Graham (R), Incumbent