Who Won Indiana Elections in 2008?

Governor Mitch Daniels
Date: 
Nov 4, 2008

Incumbents pulled off a sweep in Indiana's major elections in 2008.

Governor Mitch Daniels (pictured) easily beat Democratic challenger Jill Long Thompson, while all nine incumbent members of the House of Representatives returned to Washington - and they all won fairly easily.

Indiana Democratic Senator Evan Bayh's term expires in 2010, while Republican Dick Lugar is up for re-election in 2012.

Indiana awarded it's 11 electoral votes to Barack Obama.

Governor
Winner
Governor Mitch Daniels REP Incumbent 57.8%
House Of Representatives
Winner
1st District Peter Visclosky DEM Incumbent 70.9%
2nd District Joe Donnelly DEM Incumbent 67.1%
3rd District Mark Souder REP Incumbent 55.0%
4th District Steve Buyer REP Incumbent 59.9%
5th District Dan Burton REP Incumbent 65.5%
6th District Mike Pence REP Incumbent 64.0%
7th District Andre Carson DEM Incumbent 65.1%
8th District Brad Ellsworth DEM Incumbent 64.5%
9th District Baron Hill DEM Incumbent 57.8%