David Worth Dennis

Offices

Indiana House
Wayne County
In office
Nov 6, 1946 to Nov 3, 1948

Party: Republican
Assumed: General Election
Indiana House
Union, Wayne Counties
In office
Nov 5, 1952 to Nov 5, 1958

Party: Republican
Assumed: General Election
U.S. House
District 10
In office
Jan 3, 1969 to Jan 3, 1975

Party: Republican
Assumed: General Election
Left: Lost Reelection Bid
David Worth Dennis spent 14 years in office in Indiana, including 6 years, 1 day at the federal level and 7 years, 11 months, 29 days at the state level.

Elections

1968–U.S. House (District 10) WON
General Election–Tuesday, November 5, 1968
53.87%
David Worth Dennis*, Republican, 98,090 votes
46.13%
William J. Norton, Democratic, 83,981 votes
Out of 182,071 votes casts, the margin of victory was 14,109 (7.74%)
1970–U.S. House (District 10) WON
General Election–Tuesday, November 3, 1970
50.80%
David Worth Dennis (i)*, Republican, 81,439 votes
49.20%
Philip R. Sharp, Democratic, 78,871 votes
Out of 160,310 votes casts, the margin of victory was 2,568 (1.60%)
1972–U.S. House (District 10) WON
General Election–Tuesday, November 7, 1972
57.25%
David Worth Dennis (i)*, Republican, 106,798 votes
42.75%
Philip R. Sharp, Democratic, 79,756 votes
Out of 186,554 votes casts, the margin of victory was 27,042 (14.50%)
1974–U.S. House (District 10) LOST
General Election–Tuesday, November 5, 1974
54.37%
Philip R. Sharp*, Democratic, 85,418 votes
45.63%
David Worth Dennis (i), Republican, 71,701 votes
Out of 157,119 votes casts, the margin of victory was 13,717 (8.74%)
In the 4 races we have results for, David Worth Dennis had a record of 3-1. That includes a record of 3-1 in 4 general elections.