Indiana State Senate Elections 2012

2012 Indiana State Senate Elections

Indiana State Senate Elections 2012 Majority Control

Indiana State Senate
Party As of October 2012 After the 2012 Election
Democratic Party 13 Pending
Republican Party 37 Pending
Total 50 50

Indiana State Senate Elections 2012 Incumbents Retiring

Name Party Current Office
Beverly Gard Republican Senate District 28
Richard Bray Republican Senate District 37

Indiana State Senate Elections Campaign contributions

Year Number of Candidates Total Contributions
2010 57 $4,046,473
2008 99 $4,518,011
2006 84 $5,289,748
2004 73 $3,820,464
2002 76 $3,243,894

Indiana State Senate Elections In 2010

Donor Amount
Senate Majority Campaign Cmte of Indiana $578,408
Indiana Democratic Party $532,797
Indiana Republican Party $305,368
Indiana State Teachers Association $82,287
Indiana Trial Lawyers Association $78,200
AT&T $73,550
Hoosiers for Economic Growth $72,500
Indiana Hospital Association $56,750
Vision Concepts $56,689
Indiana Motor Truck Association $56,150

List of Indiana State Senate Elections 2012 Candidates

2012 Indiana State Senate Elections - District 2

(Democratic Party) May 8 Democratic Primary

  • Lonnie M. Randolph: 7,266 (Winner)

(Republican Party) May 8 GOP Primary

  • No candidates filed.

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Lonnie M. Randolph (Winner)

2012 Indiana State Senate Elections - District 3

(Democratic Party) May 8 Democratic Primary

  • Earline S. Rogers: 9,193 (Winner)
  • David Vinzant: 3,226
  • Darren L. Washington: 3,411

(Republican Party) May 8 GOP Primary

  • No candidates filed.

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Earline S. Rogers (Winner)

2012 Indiana State Senate Elections - District 5

(Democratic Party) May 8 Democratic Primary

  • Debora "Deb" Porter: 3,241 (Winner)

(Republican Party) May 8 GOP Primary

  • Ed Charbonneau: 11,240 (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Debora "Deb" Porter
  • (Republican Party) Ed Charbonneau (Winner)

2012 Indiana State Senate Elections - District 7

(Democratic Party) May 8 Democratic Primary

  • No candidates filed.

(Republican Party) May 8 GOP Primary

  • Brandt Hershman: 14,118 (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Republican Party) Brandt Hershman (Winner)
  • (Democratic Party) Brad Thompson

2012 Indiana State Senate Elections - District 8

(Democratic Party) May 8 Democratic Primary

  • Jim Arnold: 4,922 (Winner)
  • Maxine Spenner: 2,117

(Republican Party) May 8 GOP Primary

  • Austin Griffin: 3,817
  • Eric Harris: 4,113 (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Jim Arnold (Winner)
  • (Republican Party) Eric Harris

2012 Indiana State Senate Elections - District 9

(Democratic Party) May 8 Democratic Primary

  • No candidates filed.

(Republican Party) May 8 GOP Primary

  • Ryan D. Mishler: 13,634 (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Republican Party) Ryan D. Mishler (Winner)

2012 Indiana State Senate Elections - District 10

(Democratic Party) May 8 Democratic Primary

  • John E. Broden: 6,252 (Winner)

(Republican Party) May 8 GOP Primary

  • Glenn L. Terry: 4,064 (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) John E. Broden (Winner)
  • (Republican Party) Glenn L. Terry

2012 Indiana State Senate Elections - District 12

(Democratic Party) May 8 Democratic Primary

  • Jim Ball: 1,262 (Winner)

(Republican Party) May 8 GOP Primary

  • Carlin Yoder: 10,815 (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Jim Ball
  • (Republican Party) Carlin Yoder (Winner)

2012 Indiana State Senate Elections - District 13

(Democratic Party) May 8 Democratic Primary

  • No candidates filed.

(Republican Party) May 8 GOP Primary

  • C. Susan Glick: 9,189 (Winner)
  • David Yarde: 5,861

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Republican Party) C. Susan Glick (Winner)

2012 Indiana State Senate Elections - District 16

(Democratic Party) May 8 Democratic Primary

  • Charles T. Keen: 2,214 (Winner)

(Republican Party) May 8 GOP Primary

  • David C. Long: 11,407 (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Charles T. Keen
  • (Republican Party) David C. Long (Winner)

2012 Indiana State Senate Elections - District 18

(Democratic Party) May 8 Democratic Primary

  • No candidates filed.

(Republican Party) May 8 GOP Primary

  • Randall Head: 13,246 (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Republican Party) Randall Head (Winner)

2012 Indiana State Senate Elections - District 20

(Democratic Party) May 8 Democratic Primary

  • No candidates filed.

(Republican Party) May 8 GOP Primary

  • Luke Kenley: 17,331 (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

(Republican Party) Luke Kenley (Winner)

2012 Indiana State Senate Elections - District 24

(Democratic Party) May 8 Democratic Primary

  • Charles Albert Bender: 1,305 (Winner)

(Republican Party) May 8 GOP Primary

  • Connie Lawson: 15,177 (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Charles Albert Bender
  • (Republican Party) Pete Miller (Winner)

2012 Indiana State Senate Elections - District 28

(Democratic Party) May 8 Democratic Primary

  • Michael L. Adkins: 3,084 (Winner)

(Republican Party) May 8 GOP Primary

  • Michael Crider: 7,201 (Winner)
  • Chris Lytle: 5,272
  • John Merlau: 5,070

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Michael L. Adkins
  • (Republican Party) Michael Crider (Winner)

2012 Indiana State Senate Elections - District 30

(Democratic Party) May 8 Democratic Primary

  • Tim DeLaney: 4,714 (Winner)

(Republican Party) May 8 GOP Primary

  • Scott Schneider: 16,565 (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Tim DeLaney
  • (Republican Party) Scott Schneider (Winner)
  • (Libertarian Party) F.C. Peterson

2012 Indiana State Senate Elections - District 32

(Democratic Party) May 8 Democratic Primary

  • John F. Barnes: 2,512 (Winner)
  • Patricia G. Mink: 1,367

(Republican Party) May 8 GOP Primary

  • Patricia L. Miller: 11,695 (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) John F. Barnes
  • (Republican Party) Patricia L. Miller (Winner)

2012 Indiana State Senate Elections - District 33

(Democratic Party) May 8 Democratic Primary

  • Greg Taylor: 10,594 (Winner)

(Republican Party) May 8 GOP Primary

  • No candidates filed.

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Greg Taylor (Winner)
  • (Libertarian Party) Gena Martinez

2012 Indiana State Senate Elections - District 34

(Democratic Party) May 8 Democratic Primary

  • Jean Breaux: 10,555 (Winner)

(Republican Party) May 8 GOP Primary

  • No candidates filed.

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Jean Breaux (Winner)
  • (Independent) Eric Scott

2012 Indiana State Senate Elections - District 35

(Democratic Party) May 8 Democratic Primary

  • Mark Waterfill: 2,553 (Winner)

(Republican Party) May 8 GOP Primary

  • Daniel Kinnamon: 3,929
  • R. Michael Young: 6,961 (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Mark Waterfill
  • (Republican Party) R. Michael Young (Winner)

2012 Indiana State Senate Elections - District 36

(Democratic Party) May 8 Democratic Primary

  • Mary Ann Sullivan: 2,852 (Winner)

(Republican Party) May 8 GOP Primary

  • Brent Waltz: 9,634 (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Mary Ann Sullivan
  • (Republican Party) Brent Waltz (Winner)

2012 Indiana State Senate Elections - District 37

(Democratic Party) May 8 Democratic Primary

  • Jim S. Cahill: 1,842 (Winner)

(Republican Party) May 8 GOP Primary

  • Rodric D. Bray: 10,115 (Winner)
  • Ryan Goodwin: 8,333

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Jim S. Cahill
  • (Republican Party) Rodric D. Bray (Winner)

2012 Indiana State Senate Elections - District 40

(Democratic Party) May 8 Democratic Primary

  • Vi Simpson: 5,353 (Winner)

(Republican Party) May 8 GOP Primary

  • Reid Dallas: 5,797 (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Mark Stoops (Winner)
  • (Republican Party) Reid Dallas

2012 Indiana State Senate Elections - District 42

(Democratic Party) May 8 Democratic Primary

  • No candidates filed.

(Republican Party) May 8 GOP Primary

  • Jean Leising: 13,980 (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Republican Party) Jean Leising (Winner)

2012 Indiana State Senate Elections - District 44

(Democratic Party) May 8 Democratic Primary

  • No candidates filed.

(Republican Party) May 8 GOP Primary

  • Brent Steele: 13,208 (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Republican Party) Brent Steele (Winner)

2012 Indiana State Senate Elections - District 50

(Democratic Party) May 8 Democratic Primary

  • Terry A. White: 2,227 (Winner)

(Republican Party) May 8 GOP Primary

  • Vaneta Becker: 9,655 (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Terry A. White
  • (Republican Party) Vaneta Becker (Winner)

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