2012 Indiana House Race for District 1 - Candidates, Debates and Primary Results

This page displays the information for the Indiana house race in district 1. This includes candidates, dates, and political views. The tables below show the candidates for the general election with an option to compare those candidates after the primary. This is followed by the primary candidates and the number of political views we have for each representative. Selecting one of these representatives takes you to the profile for this candidate and a full list of their political positions, speeches, and controversies.

2012 Indiana House Race for District 1 - General Election Candidates

General Election Candidates and Results
Indiana house election - class or district 1
PercVotesPartyCandidate
67.3%187347DPeter Visclosky
32.7%91072RJoel Phelps
Election Information for Indiana
Primary DateMay 08, 2012
General DateNovember 06, 2012
IncumbentPeter Visclosky
Incumbent StatusSeeking Re-election
Election ProjectionSolid Democrat
Presidential Election2012 Election

2012 Indiana House Race for District 1

Democrats - Primary Election
 
Democrat house Primary Election in Indiana - class or district 1
PercVotesCandidateViews
100%42209Peter Visclosky30
Republicans - Primary Election
Republican house Primary Election in Indiana - class or district 1
PercVotesCandidateViews
59%17158Joel Phelps9
41%11947Dave Wenger0

Important Dates

DateImportant Item
April 09, 2012Last day to register to vote for the May 8, 2012 primary elections.
May 08, 2012Primary election day for the House, Senate, Governor, and President.
May 22, 2012First day to register to vote for the November 6, 2012 general election.
October 09, 2012Last day to register to vote for the November 6, 2012 general election.
November 06, 2012General election date - Governor, House, Senate, and President on the ballot.

House District 1 in Indiana

House District 1 in Indiana

Past Election Results

Election Results for House district 1 in Indiana in 2012
Past Election Results - Indiana District 1
Peter Visclosky
59%
2010
39%
Mark Leyva
Peter Visclosky
71%
2008
27%
Mark Leyva
Peter Visclosky
70%
2006
27%
Mark Leyva
Peter J. Visclosky
68%
2004
32%
Mark J. Leyva
Peter J. Visclosky
67%
2002
31%
Mark J. Leyva
Peter J. Visclosky
72%
2000
27%
Jack Reynolds
Peter J. Visclosky
73%
1998
26%
Michael Petyo
Peter J. Visclosky
69%
1996
29%
Michael Edward Petyo
Peter J. Visclosky
56%
1994
44%
John Larson
Peter J. Visclosky
69%
1992
31%
David J. Vucich