Mary Etta Ruley


We found no record of Mary Etta Ruley 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.


2008–U.S. House (District 5) WON
Democratic Primary–Tuesday, May 6, 2008
Mary Etta Ruley*, Democratic, 46,606 votes
Kenny Stall, Democratic, 29,513 votes
Chester Kelsey, Democratic, 23,768 votes
Out of 99,887 votes casts, the margin of victory was 17,093 (17.11%)
2008–U.S. House (District 5) LOST
General Election–Tuesday, November 4, 2008
Danny Lee Burton (i)*, Republican, 234,705 votes
Mary Etta Ruley, Democratic, 123,357 votes
Out of 358,062 votes casts, the margin of victory was 111,348 (31.10%)
In the 2 races for which we have results, Mary Etta Ruley had a record of 1-1. That includes a record of 0-1 in 1 general election, and 1-0 in 1 primary election.