Peter F. Hein

Offices

Treasurer of State
Statewide
In office
Feb 10, 1935 to Feb 10, 1939

Party: Democratic
Assumed: General Election
Left: Term Limited
Peter F. Hein spent 4 years, 1 day in office in Indiana, all of it at the state level.

Elections

1934–Treasurer of State WON
General Election–Tuesday, November 6, 1934
51.08%
Peter F. Hein*, Democratic, 736,416 votes
47.82%
David R. Scott, Republican, 689,419 votes
 0.65%
Otto Sellers, Socialist, 9,393 votes
 0.35%
Chester E. Hayworth, Prohibition, 5,031 votes
 0.09%
Ruth L. Griffin, Communist, 1,330 votes
Out of 1,441,589 votes casts, the margin of victory was 46,997 (3.26%)
1936–Treasurer of State WON
General Election–Tuesday, November 3, 1936
55.97%
Peter F. Hein (i)*, Democratic, 901,685 votes
43.73%
David R. Scott, Republican, 704,523 votes
 0.23%
William H. Richards, Socialist, 3,650 votes
 0.07%
John Gaines, Communist, 1,111 votes
Out of 1,610,969 votes casts, the margin of victory was 197,162 (12.24%)
In the 2 races we have results for, Peter F. Hein had a record of 2-0. That includes a record of 2-0 in 2 general elections.