James S. Decker


We found no record of James S. Decker 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.


1902–Treasurer of State LOST
General Election–Tuesday, November 4, 1902
Nathaniel U. Hill*, Republican, 294,592 votes
Jerome Herff, Democratic, 258,807 votes
Preston Rider, Prohibition, 17,284 votes
Samuel D. Straw, Socialist, 6,905 votes
James S. Decker, Socialist Labor, 1,754 votes
Henry Brocksmith, People's (Populist), 1,241 votes
Out of 580,583 votes casts, the margin of victory was 35,785 (6.16%)
1904–Supt. of Public Instruction LOST
General Election–Tuesday, November 8, 1904
Fassett A. Cotton (i)*, Republican, 360,522 votes
Levi H. Scott, Democratic, 272,999 votes
Arthur L. Green, Prohibition, 22,612 votes
John W. Newbern, Socialist, 11,069 votes
William E. Hurley, People's (Populist), 2,072 votes
James S. Decker, Socialist Labor, 1,470 votes
Out of 670,744 votes casts, the margin of victory was 87,523 (13.05%)
In the 2 races for which we have results, James S. Decker had a record of 0-2. That includes a record of 0-2 in 2 general elections.