Indiana's 4th Congressional District elections, 2014

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Indiana's 4th Congressional District

General Election Date
November 4, 2014

Primary Date
May 6, 2014

Incumbent prior to election:
Todd Rokita Republican Party
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The 4th congressional district of Indiana will hold an election for the U.S. House of Representatives on November 4, 2014.

Indiana is one of 21 states with a mixed primary system. Voters are not required to register with a party, but the ballot they get depends on which party they have voted for most often in the past.[1]

Heading into the election the incumbent is Todd Rokita (R), who was first elected in 2010.

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.[2]

Candidates

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May 6, 2014, primary results

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Democratic Party Democratic Primary

District history

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.[4]

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 of Representatives. He defeated David Sanders (D) and John Duncan (L) in the general election.[5]

U.S. House of Representatives, Indiana's 4th Congressional District, 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

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