Election results

Due to a record number of absentee ballots, the Marion County Clerk's office didn't release the final results until late Thursday.

The Indiana Secretary of State's office now reports 100 percent of precincts have submitted their results, but they will not be finalized until 10 days after the election. Therefore, the results for the statewide judge retention questions are not yet available.

Key: * = Incumbent; # = Write-In; (D) = Democratic Party; (G) = Green Party; (I) = Independent; (L) = Libertarian; (P) = Pirate Party; (R) = Republican Party

UNITED STATES CONGRESS

U.S. House of Representatives

 

4th District

 

The 4th Congressional District is currently represented by outgoing Republican Rep. Todd Rokita. Since 2010, Baird has represented District 44 in the Indiana House of Representatives. Baird faces Democratic challenger Tobi Beck for the open seat.

 

Jim Baird - 64.1 percent - 156,501 votes

 

Tobi Beck - 35.9 percent - 87,801 votes

 

5th District

 

First elected in 2012, incumbent Republican Rep. Susan Brooks is facing a re-election challenge from Democrat Dee Thornton.

 

Susan W. Brooks - 56.8 percent - 180,015 votes

 

Dee Thornton - 43.2 percent - 137,096 votes

 

6th District

 

Looking to replace outgoing Republican Rep. Luke Messer are Libertarian Tom Ferkinhoff, Democrat Jeannine Lee Lake, Independent Heather Meloy, Independent John Miller, and Republican Greg Pence.

 

Greg Pence - 63.8 percent - 154,227 votes

 

Jeannine Lee Lake - 32.9 percent - 79,417 votes

 

Tom Ferkinhoff - 3.3 percent - 8,027 votes

 

John Miller - 2 votes

 

Heather Leigh Meloy - 0 votes

 

7th District

 

First elected in 2008, incumbent Democratic Rep. André Carson is running for re-election against Republican challenger Wayne “Gunny” Harmon.

 

André D. Carson - 64.9 percent - 140,623 votes

 

Wayne "Gunny" Harmon - 35.1 percent - 76,112

 

9th District

Rep. Trey Hollingsworth, R-Indiana, was first elected to represent the District 9 in the United States House of Representatives in 2016. Previous representative Todd Young left the job when he was voted into his current seat as Senator during the same election. Hollingsworth faces a re-election challenge from Democrat Liz Watson.

Trey Hollingsworth - 56.5 percent - 153,198 votes

Liz Watson - 43.5 percent - 118,035 votes

U.S. Senate

Sen. Joe Donnelly, D-Indiana, was first elected in 2012, defeating Republican Richard Mourdock to take retiring six-term incumbent Sen. Richard Lugar, R-Indiana. Now the only elected statewide Democrat, Donnelly faces a re-election challenge from Republican Mike Braun,as well as several third-party candidates including Libertarian Lucy Brenton and Independent Scott Fischer

Mike Braun - 50.9 percent - 1,155,284 votes

Joe Donnelly - 45.0 percent - 1,021,318 votes

Lucy M. Brenton - 4.0 percent - 91,032 votes

Nathan Altman - 9 votes

Christopher Fischer - 5 votes

James L. Johnson Jr. - 1 vote

STATE OFFICES

Indiana Auditor of State

This is the first election for Republican Indiana Auditor of State Tera Klutz, who was appointed last year after Gov. Eric Holcomb appointed her to replace now Lt. Gov. Suzanne Crouch. Klutz is facing a challenge from Democrat Joselyn Whitticker and Libertarian John Schick.

Tera Klutz - 55.5 percent - 1,234,001 votes

Joselyn Whitticker - 41.0 percent - 912,628 votes

John Schick - 3.5 percent - 76,960 votes

Indiana Secretary of State

Republican Indiana Secretary of State Connie Lawson was first appointed in 2012 by then Gov. Mitch Daniels after predecessor Charlie White resigned. Lawson faces a re-election challenge from Democratic Party candidate Jim Harper, Pirate Party candidate Jeremy Heath, Libertarian candidate Mark W. Rutherford, and Green Party candidate George W. Wolfe.

Connie Lawson - 56.2 percent - 1,260,935 votes

Jim Harper - 40.6 percent - 910,500 votes

Mark W. Rutherford - 3.2 percent - 71,163 votes

George William Wolfe - 77 votes

Jeremy Heath - 9 votes

Indiana Treasurer of State

Republican Indiana Treasurer of State Kelly Mitchell, who was first elected in 2014, faces a challenge from Democrat John C. Aguilera.

Kelly Mitchell - 58.8 percent - 1,299,304 votes

John C. Aguilera - 41.2 percent - 910,649 votes

Indiana House of Representatives

58th District

First elected to represent District 58 in the Indiana House of Representatives in 1988, Republican Rep. Charles “Woody” Burton faces a re-election challenge from Democrat Cindy Reinert.

Woody Burton - 63.3 percent - 13,781 votes

(Cindy) Cynthia Reinert - 36.7 percent - 7,981 votes

86th District

For the second time since he assumed office in 2009, Rep. Edward DeLaney, D-Indianapolis, is running unopposed in Indiana House District 86. DeLaney first ran without a challenger in the 2014 election.

Edward O. Delaney - 100.0 percent - 24,960 votes

87th District

Rep. Carey Hamilton, D-Indianapolis, was elected serve District 87 in the Indiana House of Representatives in 2016, when she defeated Republican challenger Connie Eckert. Previous office holder, Democrat Christina Hale, decided not to run for re-election when she began her unsuccessful bid for lieutenant governor. This year, Hamilton faces off against Republican challenger Paula Finch.

Carey Hamilton - 62.2 percent - 18,633 votes

Paula L. Finch - 37.8 percent - 11,332 votes

88th District

First elected in 1986, Republican House Speaker Brian Bosma is facing a re-election challenge from Democrat Poonam Gill.

Brian C. Bosma - 55.5 percent - 18,823 votes

Poonam Gill - 44.5 percent - 15,094 votes

89th District

First elected to represent District 89 in the Indiana House of Representatives in 2010, Republican Rep. Cindy Kirchhofer, R-Indianapolis, is facing a re-election challenge from Democrat John Barnes.

Cindy Kirchhofer - 50.5 percent - 10,452 votes

John F. Barnes - 49.5 percent - 10,229 votes

90th District

First elected in 2010 to represent District 90 in the Indiana House of Representatives, Rep. Mike Speedy, R-Indianapolis, is facing a re-election challenge from Democrat Tim Jeffers.

Mike Speedy - 60.4 percent - 15,539 votes

Tim Jeffers - 39.6 percent - 10,206 votes

91st District

Incumbent Republican Rep. Robert Behning is facing a challenge from Democrat Kevin Leineweber.

Robert W. Behning - 60.0 percent - 11,272 votes

Kevin Leineweber - 40.0 percent - 7,512 votes

92nd District

For the first time since she joined the Statehouse in 2012, Rep. Karlee Macer, D-Indianapolis, is running unopposed for re-election.

Karlee Macer - 100.0 percent - 12,690 votes

93rd District

First elected to represent District 93 in the Indiana House of Representatives in 1992, Rep. David Frizzell, R-Indianapolis, is facing a re-election challenge from Democrat Greg Rathnow.

David N. Frizzell - 62.4 percent - 14,215 votes

Greg Rathnow - 37.6 percent - 8,557 votes

94th District

Rep. Cherrish Pryor, D-Indianapolis, has represented the 94th District in the Indiana House of Representatives for the last decade. The former Indianapolis City-County Councilmember is running unopposed this year.

Cherrish S. Pryor - 100.0 percent - 18,051 votes

95th District

Incumbent Democratic Rep. John Bartlett is running unopposed.

John L. Bartlett - 100.0 percent - 16,031 votes

96th District

First elected in 1992 to represent District 96 in the Indiana House of Representatives, Rep. Gregory W. Porter, D-Indianapolis, is running unopposed.

Gregory W. Porter - 100.0 percent - 24,189 votes

97th District

After being first elected in 2012, this is the second time, after 2014, Rep. Justin Moed, D-Indianapolis, has no opponent in the race for Indiana House District 97.

Justin Moed - 100.0 percent - 8,553 votes

98th District

Rep. Robin Shackleford, D-Indianapolis, was first elected to represent District 98 in the Indiana House of Representatives in 2012, when she ran unopposed. She's once again running unopposed, this time for re-election.

Robin Shackleford - 100.0 percent - 13,692 votes

99th District

Incumbent Democratic Rep. Vanessa Summers is running unopposed.

Vanessa J. Summers - 100.0 percent - 15,583 votes

100th District

Incumbent Democratic Rep. Dan Forestal is running unopposed.

Dan Forestal - 100.0 percent - 14,061 votes

Indiana State Senate

29th District

Sen. Mike Delph, R-Carmel, has represented District 29 in the Indiana Senate since 2005. As was the case in 2014, he is once again being challenged by Democrat J.D. Ford.

J.D. Ford - 56.7 percent - 31,880 votes

Mike Delph - 43.3 percent - 24,373 votes

31st District

First elected to represent District 31 in the Indiana State Senate in 1990, Republican Sen. James Merritt Jr. is facing a re-election challenge from Democrat Derek Camp.

James W. Merritt, Jr. - 51.4 percent - 30,217 votes

Derek Camp - 48.6 percent - 28,597 votes

COUNTY OFFICES

Marion County Assessor

First elected as Marion County Assessor in 2010, incumbent Democratic Marion County Assessor is running unopposed for re-election.

JOSEPH P. O'CONNOR - 220,770 votes - 100.00 percent

Marion County Auditor

Democratic Marion County Auditor Julie Voorhies faces a re-election challenge from Republican Caarn Heir.

JULIE VOORHIES - 198,629 votes - 66.06 percent

CAARN HEIR - 102,045 votes - 33.94 percent

Marion County Circuit Court Clerk

Four years after she first won Marion County Circuit Court clerk, Democrat Myla A. Ethridge faces a re-election challenge from Republican Kyle Leffel.

MYLA A. ELDRIDGE - 193,400 votes - 64.49 percent

KYLE LEFFEL - 106,496 votes - 35.51 percent

Prosecuting Attorney of Marion County, 19th Judicial Circuit

Democrat Terry R. Curry is seeking a third term as Prosecuting Attorney of Marion County. He is facing off against Republican challenger Benjamin D. Strahm.

TERRY R. CURRY - 200,537 votes - 66.47 percent

BENJAMIN D. STRAHM - 101,149 votes - 33.53 percent

Marion County Recorder

First elected as Marion County Recorder in 2014, Democratic incumbent Kate Sweeney Bell is running for re-election against Republican challenger Paul Annee.

KATE SWEENEY BELL - 194,667 votes - 64.86 percent

PAUL ANNEE - 105,465 votes - 35.14 percent

Marion County Sheriff

Marion County Sheriff John Layton is not running for re-election given the constraints of the two-term limit. Instead, running for his seat are Republican candidate Brian K. Durham and Democratic candidate Kerry Joseph Forestal.

KERRY JOSEPH FORESTAL - 197,569 votes - 65.27 percent

BRIAN K. DURHAM - 105,132 votes - 34.73 percent

JUDGE RETENTION

Indiana Supreme Court Justice

  • Geoffrey G. Slaughter

Court of Appeals — District 2 Judge

  • Robert R. “Bob” Altice, Jr.

Marion County Superior Court Judges 

LISA F. BORGES

YES - 157,627 votes - 79.13 percent

NO - 41,585 votes - 20.87 percent

 

LINDA E. BROWN

YES - 162,206 votes - 81.40 percent

NO - 37,063 votes - 18.60 percent

SHEILA A. CARLISLE

YES - 159,192 votes - 80.41 percent

NO - 38,774 votes - 19.59 percent

JOHN CHAVIS

YES - 147,253 votes - 75.24 percent

NO - 48,469 votes - 24.76 percent

STEVEN R. EICHHOLTZ

YES - 141,206 votes - 72.59 percent

NO - 53,326 votes - 27.41 percent

 

ALICIA A. GOODEN

YES - 157,643 votes - 80.84 percent

NO - 37,355 votes - 19.16 percent

 

CLAYTON GRAHAM

YES - 142,360 votes - 74.23 percent

NO - 49,432 votes - 25.77 percent

JOHN F. HANLEY

YES - 141,806 votes - 73.67 percent

NO - 50,677 votes - 26.33 percent

GRANT W. HAWKINS

YES - 146,393 votes - 75.47 percent

NO - 47,589 votes - 24.53 percent

 

AMY M. JONES

YES - 155,707 votes - 80.44 percent

NO - 37,868 votes - 19.56 percent

 

JAMES A. JOVEN

YES - 138,955 votes - 72.93 percent

NO - 51,586 votes - 27.07 percent

 

HELEN MARCHAL

YES - 152,090 votes - 78.90 percent

NO - 40,680 votes - 21.10 percent

 

WILLIAM (BILL) NELSON

YES - 141,478 votes - 74.09 percent

NO - 49,489 votes - 25.91 percent

 

CLARK ROGERS

YES - 140,966 votes - 74.02 percent

NO - 49,465 votes - 25.98 percent

JOSE SALINAS

YES - 153,022 votes - 78.97 percent

NO - 40,742 votes - 21.03 percent

MARK D. STONER

YES - 145,845 votes - 75.97 percent

NO - 46,132 votes - 24.03 percent

 

HEATHER WELCH

YES - 157,496 votes - 81.39 percent

NO - 36,020 votes - 18.61 percent

Rob Burgess, News Editor at NUVO Newsweekly, can be reached by email at rburgess@nuvo.net, by phone at 317-808-4614 or on Twitter @robaburg.

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