Pam Carter

Notable Facts

  • First black woman to serve as Attorney General in any state


Attorney General
In office
Jan 1, 1993 to Jan 1, 1997

Party: Democratic
Assumed: General Election
Left: Did Not Run
Pam Carter spent 4 years, 1 day in office in Indiana, all of it at the state level.


1992–Attorney General WON
General Election–Tuesday, November 3, 1992
Pam Carter*, Democratic, 1,084,065 votes
Timothy L. Bookwater, Republican, 1,006,099 votes
Out of 2,090,164 votes casts, the margin of victory was 77,966 (3.74%)
In the 1 races for which we have results, Pam Carter had a record of 1-0. That includes a record of 1-0 in 1 general election.