John Hiler

Offices

U.S. House
District 3
In office
Jan 3, 1981 to Jan 3, 1991

Party: Republican
Assumed: General Election
Left: Lost Reelection Bid
John Hiler spent 10 years, 2 days in office in Indiana, all of it at the federal level.

Elections

1980–U.S. House (District 3) WON
General Election–Tuesday, November 4, 1980
54.98%
John Hiler*, Republican, 103,972 votes
45.02%
John Brademas (i), Democratic, 85,136 votes
Out of 189,108 votes casts, the margin of victory was 18,836 (9.96%)
1982–U.S. House (District 3) WON
General Election–Tuesday, November 2, 1982
51.15%
John Hiler (i)*, Republican, 86,958 votes
48.85%
Richard Clay Bodine, Democratic, 83,046 votes
Out of 170,004 votes casts, the margin of victory was 3,912 (2.30%)
1984–U.S. House (District 3) WON
General Election–Tuesday, November 6, 1984
52.39%
John Hiler (i)*, Republican, 115,139 votes
47.31%
Michael P. Barnes, Democratic, 103,961 votes
 0.30%
Robert Allen Lutton, Libertarian, 652 votes
Out of 219,752 votes casts, the margin of victory was 11,178 (5.08%)
1986–U.S. House (District 3) WON
General Election–Tuesday, November 4, 1986
49.82%
John Hiler (i)*, Republican, 75,979 votes
49.79%
Thomas W. Ward, Democratic, 75,932 votes
 0.39%
Kenneth K. Donnelly, Libertarian, 598 votes
Out of 152,509 votes casts, the margin of victory was 47 (0.03%)
1988–U.S. House (District 3) WON
General Election–Tuesday, November 8, 1988
54.29%
John Hiler (i)*, Republican, 116,309 votes
45.71%
Thomas W. Ward, Democratic, 97,934 votes
Out of 214,243 votes casts, the margin of victory was 18,375 (8.58%)
1990–U.S. House (District 3) LOST
General Election–Tuesday, November 6, 1990
50.89%
Tim Roemer*, Democratic, 80,740 votes
49.11%
John Hiler (i), Republican, 77,911 votes
Out of 158,651 votes casts, the margin of victory was 2,829 (1.78%)
In the 6 races we have results for, John Hiler had a record of 5-1. That includes a record of 5-1 in 6 general elections.