All 1976 Results

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General Elections (15)Primary Elections (0)Special Elections (0)
1976Governor
Held on Tuesday, November 2, 1976
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Candidate Party Votes %
Otis Ray Bowen (i)* Republican 1,236,555 56.84
Larry Conrad Democratic 927,243 42.63
Daniel P. Talbot American 9,850 0.45
Samuel L. Washington U.S. Labor 1,676 0.08
Total Votes 2,175,324
Margin of Victory 309,312 14.21%
1976U.S. Senate (Class 1)
Held on Tuesday, November 2, 1976
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Candidate Party Votes %
Richard Lugar* Republican 1,275,833 58.76
R. Vance Hartke (i) Democratic 878,522 40.46
Don L. Lee Independent 14,321 0.66
David Lee Hoagland U.S. Labor 2,511 0.12
Total Votes 2,171,187
Margin of Victory 397,311 18.30%
1976U.S. House (District 1)
Held on Tuesday, November 2, 1976
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Candidate Party Votes %
Adam Benjamin, Jr.* Democratic 121,155 71.30
Robert J. Billings Republican 48,756 28.70
Total Votes 169,911
Margin of Victory 72,399 42.60%
1976U.S. House (District 2)
Held on Tuesday, November 2, 1976
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Candidate Party Votes %
Floyd Fithian (i)* Democratic 117,617 54.73
William W. Erwin Republican 95,605 44.49
James Hensley Logan American 1,673 0.78
Total Votes 214,895
Margin of Victory 22,012 10.24%
1976U.S. House (District 3)
Held on Tuesday, November 2, 1976
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Candidate Party Votes %
John Brademas (i)* Democratic 101,777 56.90
Thomas L. Thorson Republican 77,094 43.10
Total Votes 178,871
Margin of Victory 24,683 13.80%
1976U.S. House (District 4)
Held on Tuesday, November 2, 1976
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Candidate Party Votes %
Dan Quayle* Republican 107,762 54.37
John Edward Roush (i) Democratic 88,361 44.59
Gail E. Gran American 2,060 1.04
Total Votes 198,183
Margin of Victory 19,401 9.78%
1976U.S. House (District 5)
Held on Tuesday, November 2, 1976
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Candidate Party Votes %
Elwood (Bud) H. Hillis (i)* Republican 127,194 61.74
William C. Stout Democratic 78,807 38.26
Total Votes 206,001
Margin of Victory 48,387 23.48%
1976U.S. House (District 6)
Held on Tuesday, November 2, 1976
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Candidate Party Votes %
Dave Evans (i)* Democratic 105,773 54.91
David G. Crane Republican 86,854 45.09
Total Votes 192,627
Margin of Victory 18,919 9.82%
1976U.S. House (District 7)
Held on Tuesday, November 2, 1976
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Candidate Party Votes %
John T. Myers (i)* Republican 130,005 62.70
John E. Tipton Democratic 77,355 37.30
Total Votes 207,360
Margin of Victory 52,650 25.40%
1976U.S. House (District 8)
Held on Tuesday, November 2, 1976
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Candidate Party Votes %
David L. Cornwell* Democratic 109,013 50.46
Belden Bell Republican 107,013 49.54
Total Votes 216,026
Margin of Victory 2,000 0.92%
1976U.S. House (District 9)
Held on Tuesday, November 2, 1976
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Candidate Party Votes %
Lee Hamilton (i)* Democratic 136,056 100.00
Total Votes 136,056
Margin of Victory 136,056 100.00%
1976U.S. House (District 10)
Held on Tuesday, November 2, 1976
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Candidate Party Votes %
Philip R. Sharp (i)* Democratic 114,559 59.84
William Gould Frazier Republican 76,890 40.16
Total Votes 191,449
Margin of Victory 37,669 19.68%
1976U.S. House (District 11)
Held on Tuesday, November 2, 1976
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Candidate Party Votes %
Andrew (Andy) James Jacobs, Jr. (i)* Democratic 115,895 60.41
Lawrence Lee Buell Republican 74,829 39.00
John A. Eineman American 1,135 0.59
Total Votes 191,859
Margin of Victory 41,066 21.41%
1976Supt. of Public Instruction
Held on Tuesday, November 2, 1976
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Candidate Party Votes %
Harold H. Negley (i)* Republican 1,065,808 51.26
Graham Arthur Richard Democratic 1,013,268 48.74
Total Votes 2,079,076
Margin of Victory 52,540 2.52%
1976Attorney General
Held on Tuesday, November 2, 1976
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Candidate Party Votes %
Theodore L. Sendak (i)* Republican 1,073,672 50.90
Virginia D. McCarty Democratic 1,035,597 49.10
Total Votes 2,109,269
Margin of Victory 38,075 1.80%
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