Joel Phelps


We found no record of Joel Phelps serving in elected office in Indiana. Our database only focuses on state and federal offices, so it's possible they served at a different level, or in an office not currently in our database.


2012–U.S. House (District 1) WON
Republican Primary–Tuesday, May 8, 2012
Joel Phelps*, Republican, 17,164 votes
Dave Wenger, Republican, 11,952 votes
Out of 29,116 votes casts, the margin of victory was 5,212 (17.90%)
2012–U.S. House (District 1) LOST
General Election–Tuesday, November 6, 2012
Peter J. Visclosky (i)*, Democratic, 187,743 votes
Joel Phelps, Republican, 91,291 votes
Out of 279,034 votes casts, the margin of victory was 96,452 (34.56%)
In the 2 races for which we have results, Joel Phelps had a record of 1-1. That includes a record of 0-1 in 1 general election, and 1-0 in 1 primary election.