The state comissioner has already been declared the winner of the statewide election by the State Election Commission, which announced the election results Tuesday.
The comptroller was declared the victor after a special election held in Orange County.
The winner will be confirmed later by a statewide vote.
A number of other states and counties have announced results for their election processes, including Georgia, Kentucky, Michigan, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Virginia and West Virginia.
As of Tuesday night, Florida had not declared its results yet.