Indiana's 7th Congressional District elections, 2014
November 4, 2014
May 6, 2014
Cook Political Report: Solid D
Sabato's Crystal Ball: Safe D
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.
Heading into the election the incumbent is Andre Carson (D), who was first elected in 2008.
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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"|
- United States House of Representatives elections in Indiana, 2014
- United States House of Representatives elections, 2014
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