In 2019, 4 sates have state legislative elections: LA, MS, VA, & NJ;
Three states have elections for Governor: LA, MS, & KY.
The composition of state governments is vital. In many states, state legislatures will redraw voting districts after the 2020 census. Governor’s will need to sign off on those districts.
State governments also pass legislation that will either protect or restrict our rights. They are our first line of defense against Trumpism. It is vital to GOTV and support Democratic candidates in these states in 2019.