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Revision as of 04:16, 25 October 2013

Sandra Blanton
Sandy Blanton.jpg
Candidate for
Indiana House of Representatives District 73
Prior offices
Indiana House of Representatives District 62
Campaign website
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Sandra Blanton was a Democratic member of the Indiana House of Representatives, representing the 62nd District from 2007-2010. Blanton ran in the 2012 election for Indiana House of Representatives District 73.

Blanton is an Accountant with Southern Indiana Community Health Care.

She is a member of the Democrat Women's Club, Mount Pleasant Baptist Church, Phi Beta Psi, and is a volunteer with SOAR.[1]

Committee assignments




See also: Indiana House of Representatives elections, 2012

Blanton ran in the 2012 election for Indiana House of Representatives District 73. Blanton ran unopposed in the May 8 Democratic primary and was defeated by incumbent Steve Davisson (R) in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.[2][3]

Indiana House of Representatives, District 73, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngSteve Davisson Incumbent 54.5% 13,357
     Democratic Sandra Blanton 45.5% 11,160
Total Votes 24,517


See also:Indiana House of Representatives elections, 2010

Blanton lost her re-election bid to Republican candidate Matt Ubelhor by a margin of 9,962 to 7,400. [4] The general election took place on November 2, 2010.

In the May 4th primary, Blanton ran unopposed and received 2,665 votes. [5]


On November 4, 2008, Democrat Sandra Blanton won re-election to the Indiana House of Representatives District 62 receiving 13,608 votes, ahead of Republican Daniel Brook Tarr who received 10,118 votes.[6]

Indiana House of Representatives, District 62 (2008)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Sandra Blanton (D) 13,608
Daniel Brook Tarr (R) 10,118

Campaign donors


In 2008, Blanton collected $164,057 in donations.[7]

Listed below are those that contributed most to her campaign.

Donor Amount
Indiana Democratic Party $70,516
Indiana House Democratic Caucus $23,072
Indiana State Teachers Association $15,400
American Federation of Teachers $5,000
Carpenters Local 1664 $3,000
Laborer Local 741 $2,500
Epace $2,500
American Federation of State County & Municipal Employees $2,500
Russ Stilwell for State Representative $2,300
Indiana State Auto Workers $2,000
Plumbers & Steamfitters Local 136 $1,500
Pie Pac $1,500
Plumbers & Pipefitters Local 502 $1,500
Boilermakers Local 374 $1,150
25 Individuals $50 & Under $1,114
Comcast of Indiana/Michigan LLC $1,000
Indiana Trial Lawyers Association $1,000
Southwestern IN Pac $1,000
AT&T $1,000
State & Local Candidate Contribution Fund $1,000

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Political offices
Preceded by
Indiana House of Representatives District 62
Succeeded by
Matt Ubelhor