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Indiana: 2006 Elections
Edited on Sun Dec-30-07 11:02 PM by jmauller


2006 Elections: Governor, US Senator, Other Statewide Offices, US House, State Senate, State House, Ballot initiatives/Referendums

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State Politics At-A-Glance

Population (2000 Census): 6,080,485
Electoral Votes: 11

:redbox: 2004 Presidential: Kerry (D) 39%, Bush (R) 60%, Badnarik (I) 1%
:redbox: 2000 Presidential: Gore (D) 41%, Bush (R) 57%, Nader (I) 1%
:redbox: 1996 Presidential: Clinton (D) 42%, Dole (R) 47%, Perot (I) 10%

:redbox: Governor: Mitch Daniels (R) Elected: 2004 (Next Election: 2008)
:redbox: Senior US Senator: Richard Lugar (R) Elected: 1976, 1982, 1988, 1994, 2000 (Next Election: 2006)
:bluebox: Junior US Senator: Evan Bayh (D) Elected: 1998, 2004 (Next Election: 2010)
:redbox: US House (9 seats): D-2, R-7
:redbox: State Senate (50 seats): D-17, R-33
:redbox: State House (100 seats): D-48, R-52

Election Information

Primary Election Dates
Voter Registration Deadline for Primary Election: April 07, 2008
State/Local Primary Date: May 06, 2008

General Election Dates
Voter Registration Deadline for General Election: October 06, 2008
General Election Date (all states): November 04, 2008

State Office in charge of Elections
Indiana Secretary of State
Election Division
302 West Washington Street
Room E-204
Indianapolis, IN 46204
Phone: (317) 232-3939

State Democratic Party
Indiana Democratic Party
One North Capitol, Suite 200
Indianapolis, IN 46204
Phone: (317) 231-7100

State Republican Party
Indiana Republican Party
47 South Meridian Street, 2nd Floor
Indianapolis, IN 46204
Phone: (317) 635-7561

Governor's Race 2008

Mitch Daniels (R) Incumbent
Campaign Website: /

Jim Schellinger (D)
Campaign Website: /

Jill Long Thompson (D)
Campaign Website: /

US Senate Race 2006

Dick Lugar (R) Incumbent
US Senator
Campaign Website:

Steve Osborn (L)
Freelance Writer & Retired Fire Battalion Chief
Campaign Website:

Rick Hale (I)
Campaign Website:

Jack Baldwin (Write-in/D)
Campaign Website: ?

Mark Pool (Write-in)
Campaign Website:

Other Statewide Races 2006

Secretary of State

Joe Pearson (D)
Former Deputy State Agriculture Commissioner
Campaign Website:

Todd Rokita (R) Incumbent
Secretary of State
Campaign Website:

Mike Kole (L)
Hamilton County Party Chair
Campaign Website:

Bill Stant (Write-in/G)
Investment Executive and Liberal Activist
Campaign Website:

State Auditor

Judy Anderson (D)
Vigo County Commissioner
Campaign Website: ?

Tim Berry (R)
State Treasurer
Campaign Website:

State Treasurer

Michael Griffin (D)
Highland Town Clerk-Treasurer
Campaign Website:

Richard Mourdock (R)
Former Vandenburgh County Commissioner
Campaign Website:

US House of Representatives Races 2006

US House Districts: 9

Key Races:
  02 Chris Chocola (R) (incumbent) v. Joe Donnelly (D)
  08 John Hostettler (R) (incumbent) v. Brad Ellsworth (D)
  09 Mike Sodrel (R) (incumbent) v. Baron Hill (D)

Candidates, by Congressional District

Peter Visclosky (D), Incumbent, Campaign Website:

Joe Donnelly (D), Incumbent Campaign Website:

Mark Souder (R), Incumbent, Campaign Website:

Steve Buyer (R), Incumbent, Campaign Website:

Dan Burton (R), Incumbent, Campaign Website:

Mike Pence (R), Incumbent, Campaign Website:


Brad Ellsworth (D), Incumbent Campaign Website:

Baron Hill (D), Incumbent Campaign Website:

State Senate Races 2006

State Senate Districts: 50

Seats at stake in 2006: 25, Districts 1, 4, 6, 11, 14, 15, 17, 19, 21, 22, 23, 25, 26, 27, 29, 31, 38, 39, 41, 43, 45, 46, 47, 48, 49

Key Races: ?

State House Races 2006

State House Districts: 100

Seats at stake in 2006: 100

Key Races: ?

Ballot initiatives/Referendums

No Referendum Questions on Ballot


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