Indiana's 7th congressional district
Indiana's 7th congressional district is based in the heart of the state, encompassing most of Marion County and Indianapolis.
Previously the district encompassed most of Marion County and Indianapolis.
The current representative of the 7th congressional district is Andre Carson (D).
The 7th congressional district of Indiana held an election for the U.S. House of Representatives on November 6, 2012, in which incumbent Andre Carson (D) won re-election. He defeated Carlos May (R) and Mmoja Ajabu (I) in the general election.
|U.S. House, Indiana, District 7 General Election, 2012|
|Democratic||Andre Carson Incumbent||62.9%||162,122|
|Independent||Tim Frye (Write-in)||0%||0|
|Source: Indiana Secretary of State "House of Representatives Election Results"|
- 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.