Paul Robertson (Indiana)

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Paul Robertson
Indiana House of Representatives District 70
Former member
Term in office began
Term in office ended
Political party Democratic
Profession Teacher, retired
Paul Robertson (b. April 25, 1946) was a Democratic member of the Indiana House of Representatives. He represented the 70th District from 1978-2010 and served as Majority Whip.

Robertson is a retired teacher.

He is a member of the Indiana State Teacher's Association, Knights of Columbus, National Education Association, and SHEA.[1]

Committee assignments




See also:Indiana House of Representatives elections, 2010

Robertson lost his re-election bid to Republican candidate Rhonda Rhoads by a margin of 14,091 to 11,946. [2] The general election took place on November 2, 2010.

In the May 4th primary, Robertson ran unopposed and received 5,561 votes. [3]


On November 4, 2008, Democrat Paul Robertson won re-election to the Indiana House of Representatives District 70 receiving 18,875 votes, ahead of Republican Robert Hunt who received 13,512 votes.[4]

Indiana House of Representatives, District 70 (2008)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Paul Robertson (D) 18,875
Robert Hunt (R) 13,512

Campaign donors


In 2008, Robertson collected $51,850 in donations.[5]

Listed below are those that contributed most to his campaign.

Donor Amount
Indiana State Teachers Association $20,000
Indiana Democratic Party $3,880
International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers $3,000
Indiana Farm Bureau $2,000
Indiana Statewide Association of Rural Electric Cooperatives $1,000
MMS Petro Inc. $1,000
South Central Pac $1,000
Huber Orchards Inc. $1,000
Indiana Beverage Alliance $1,000
Comcast of Indiana & Michigan $1,000

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Political offices
Preceded by
Indiana House of Representatives District 70
Succeeded by
Rhonda Rhoads