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Indiana's 4th Congressional District

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Indiana's 4th Congressional District
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Current incumbentTodd Rokita Republican Party
Population729,244
Gender50.2% Male, 49.8% Female
Race91.1% White, 3.3% Black, 2.5% Asian
Ethnicity5.3% Hispanic
Unemployment8.5%
Median household income$47,073
High school graduation rate88.7%
College graduation rate23%
Next electionNovember 4, 2014
The 4th Congressional District of Indiana is a congressional district based primarily in the central part of the state.

Indiana's 4th Congressional District is based primarily in western Indiana and includes Newton, Jasper, White, Cass, Carroll, Howard, Clinton, Boone, Hendricks, Putnam, Montgomery, Tippecanoe, Fountain, Warren and Benton counties and part of Morgan County.[1]

The current representative of the 4th Congressional District is Todd Rokita (R).

Elections

2014

See also: Indiana's 4th Congressional District elections, 2014

The 4th Congressional District of Indiana will hold an election for the U.S. House of Representatives on November 4, 2014.

2012

See also: Indiana's 4th Congressional District elections, 2012

The 4th Congressional District of Indiana held an election for the U.S. House of Representatives on November 6, 2012, in which incumbent Todd Rokita (R) won re-election. He defeated Tara Nelson (D) and Benjamin J. Gehlhausen (L) in the general election.[2]

U.S. House, Indiana District 4 General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngTodd Rokita Incumbent 62% 168,688
     Democratic Tara Nelson 34.2% 93,015
     Libertarian Benjamin J. Gehlhausen 3.9% 10,565
Total Votes 272,268
Source: Indiana Secretary of State "House of Representatives Election Results"

2010
On November 2, 2010, Todd Rokita won election to the United States House. He defeated David Sanders (D) and John Duncan (L) in the general election.[3]

U.S. House, Indiana District 4 General Election, 2010
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngTodd Rokita 68.6% 138,732
     Democratic David Sanders 26.3% 53,167
     Libertarian John Duncan 5.2% 10,423
Total Votes 202,322

2008
On November 4, 2008, Steve Buyer won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Nels Ackerson (D) in the general election.[4]

U.S. House, Indiana District 4 General Election, 2008
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngSteve Buyer incumbent 59.9% 192,526
     Democratic Nels Ackerson 40.1% 129,038
Total Votes 321,564

2006
On November 7, 2006, Steve Buyer won re-election to the United States House. He defeated David Sanders (D) in the general election.[5]

U.S. House, Indiana District 4 General Election, 2006
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngSteve Buyer incumbent 62.4% 111,057
     Democratic David Sanders 37.6% 66,986
Total Votes 178,043

2004
On November 2, 2004, Steve Buyer won re-election to the United States House. He defeated David Sanders (D) and Kevin R. Fleming (L) in the general election.[6]

U.S. House, Indiana District 4 General Election, 2004
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngSteve Buyer incumbent 69.5% 190,445
     Democratic David Sanders 28.3% 77,574
     Libertarian Kevin R. Fleming 2.2% 6,117
Total Votes 274,136

2002
On November 5, 2002, Steve Buyer won election to the United States House. He defeated Bill Abbott (D) and Jerry L. Susong (L) in the general election.[7]

U.S. House, Indiana District 4 General Election, 2002
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngSteve Buyer 71.4% 112,760
     Democratic Bill Abbott 26.1% 41,314
     Libertarian Jerry L. Susong 2.5% 3,934
Total Votes 158,008

2000
On November 7, 2000, Mark E. Souder won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Michael (Mike) Dewayne Foster (D) and Michael Donlan (L) in the general election.[8]

U.S. House, Indiana District 4 General Election, 2000
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngMark E. Souder incumbent 62.3% 131,051
     Republican Michael (Mike) Dewayne Foster 35.4% 74,492
     Libertarian Michael Donlan 2.3% 4,887
Total Votes 210,430

Redistricting

2010-2011

This is the 4th congressional district of Indiana after the 2001 redistricting process.
See also: Redistricting in Indiana

In 2011, the Indiana State Legislature re-drew the congressional districts based on updated population information from the 2010 census.

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