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Elections 2020


Republican Spencer Cox

Spencer Cox (b. July 11, 1975, Mt. Pleasant, UT) is a 2020 Republican candidate for Governor of Utah. He is the current Lieutenant Governor. He was appointed lieutenant in 2013 replacing Greg Bell, who resigned citing financial reasons. Cox earned an associates degree from Snow College, a B.A. from Utah State University and a J.D. from Washington and Lee School of Law in Virginia. He practiced law with the law firm Fabian and Clendenin. He later worked as vice-president and general counsel for CentraCom, his family-owned Utah telecommunications company. Cox served as the former County commissioner of Sanpete, Fairview mayor and city councilman. Cox also served in the Utah House of Representatives.

Upcoming Race

  • Office: Governor
  • Year: 2020
  • Office Level: State
  • Office Branch: Executive

Primary: Election Information

  • Date of Primary: June 30th, 2020
  • Status: Advanced


  • Gender: Male
  • Party: Republican Party
  • State: Utah
  • Office Level: State
  • Office Branch: Executive
  • Primary Date: June 30, 2020
  • General Election Date: Nov. 3, 2020

Source: OpenFEC. Content deemed accurate but not guaranteed.