Larry Bucshon

Offices

U.S. House
District 8
In office
Jan 3, 2011 to Present

Party: Republican
Assumed: General Election
Left: Present
Larry Bucshon spent 8 years, 8 months, 19 days in office in Indiana, all of it at the federal level.

Elections

2010–U.S. House (District 8) WON
Republican Primary–Tuesday, May 4, 2010
32.74%
Larry Bucshon*, Republican, 16,262 votes
28.73%
Kristi Risk, Republican, 14,273 votes
 9.49%
John Lee Smith, Republican, 4,715 votes
 9.46%
Dan Stockton, Republican, 4,697 votes
 8.70%
Steve Westell, Republican, 4,324 votes
 5.08%
John Snyder, Republican, 2,523 votes
 2.96%
Bud Bernitt, Republican, 1,469 votes
 2.84%
Billy J. Mahoney, Republican, 1,410 votes
Out of 49,673 votes casts, the margin of victory was 1,989 (4.01%)
2010–U.S. House (District 8) WON
General Election–Tuesday, November 2, 2010
57.55%
Larry Bucshon*, Republican, 117,259 votes
37.43%
W. Trent Van Haaften, Democratic, 76,265 votes
 5.03%
John Cunningham, Libertarian, 10,240 votes
Out of 203,764 votes casts, the margin of victory was 40,994 (20.12%)
2012–U.S. House (District 8) WON
Republican Primary–Tuesday, May 8, 2012
58.03%
Larry Bucshon (i)*, Republican, 34,511 votes
41.97%
Kristi Risk, Republican, 24,960 votes
Out of 59,471 votes casts, the margin of victory was 9,551 (16.06%)
2012–U.S. House (District 8) WON
General Election–Tuesday, November 6, 2012
53.36%
Larry Bucshon (i)*, Republican, 151,533 votes
43.07%
Dave Crooks, Democratic, 122,325 votes
 3.57%
Bart Gadau, Libertarian, 10,134 votes
Out of 283,992 votes casts, the margin of victory was 29,208 (10.29%)
2014–U.S. House (District 8) WON
Republican Primary–Tuesday, May 6, 2014
74.85%
Larry Bucshon (i)*, Republican, 30,967 votes
25.15%
Andrew T. McNeil, Republican, 10,405 votes
Out of 41,372 votes casts, the margin of victory was 20,562 (49.70%)
2014–U.S. House (District 8) WON
General Election–Tuesday, November 4, 2014
60.32%
Larry Bucshon (i)*, Republican, 103,344 votes
35.83%
Thomas R. Spangler, Democratic, 61,384 votes
 3.84%
Andy Horning, Libertarian, 6,587 votes
Out of 171,315 votes casts, the margin of victory was 41,960 (24.49%)
2016–U.S. House (District 8) WON
Republican Primary–Tuesday, May 3, 2016
65.05%
Larry Bucshon (i)*, Republican, 72,889 votes
34.95%
Richard Moss, Republican, 39,168 votes
Out of 112,057 votes casts, the margin of victory was 33,721 (30.10%)
2016–U.S. House (District 8) WON
General Election–Tuesday, November 8, 2016
63.69%
Larry Bucshon (i)*, Republican, 187,675 votes
31.68%
Ron Drake, Democratic, 93,339 votes
 4.63%
Andy Horning, Libertarian, 13,653 votes
Out of 294,667 votes casts, the margin of victory was 94,336 (32.01%)
2018–U.S. House (District 8) WON
Republican Primary–Tuesday, November 6, 2018
62.99%
Larry Bucshon (i)*, Republican, 34,516 votes
25.24%
Richard Moss, Republican, 13,831 votes
 11.77%
Rachel Covington, Republican, 6,451 votes
Out of 54,798 votes casts, the margin of victory was 20,685 (37.75%)
2018–U.S. House (District 8) WON
General Election–Tuesday, November 6, 2018
64.43%
Larry Bucshon (i)*, Republican, 157,396 votes
35.57%
William Tanoos, Democratic, 86,895 votes
Out of 244,291 votes casts, the margin of victory was 70,501 (28.86%)
In the 10 races we have results for, Larry Bucshon had a record of 10-0. That includes a record of 5-0 in 5 general elections, and 5-0 in 5 primary elections.