Theodore L. Sendak

Offices

Attorney General
Statewide
In office
Jan 1, 1969 to Jan 1, 1981

Party: Republican
Assumed: General Election
Left: Did Not Run
Theodore L. Sendak spent 12 years, 3 days in office in Indiana, all of it at the state level.

Elections

1948–U.S. House (District 1) LOST
General Election–Tuesday, November 2, 1948
60.65%
Ray J. Madden (i)*, Democratic, 78,898 votes
38.59%
Theodore L. Sendak, Republican, 50,194 votes
 0.58%
J. Ralston Miller, Prohibition, 752 votes
 0.19%
Harvey E. Taylor, Socialist, 241 votes
Out of 130,085 votes casts, the margin of victory was 28,704 (22.06%)
1968–Attorney General WON
General Election–Tuesday, November 5, 1968
51.98%
Theodore L. Sendak*, Republican, 1,043,059 votes
48.02%
John Dillon (i), Democratic, 963,698 votes
Out of 2,006,757 votes casts, the margin of victory was 79,361 (3.96%)
1972–Attorney General WON
General Election–Tuesday, November 7, 1972
58.25%
Theodore L. Sendak (i)*, Republican, 1,197,935 votes
41.61%
Theodore D. Wilson, Democratic, 855,754 votes
 0.14%
Merle L. Williams, Socialist Labor, 2,795 votes
Out of 2,056,484 votes casts, the margin of victory was 342,181 (16.64%)
1976–Attorney General WON
General Election–Tuesday, November 2, 1976
50.90%
Theodore L. Sendak (i)*, Republican, 1,073,672 votes
49.10%
Virginia D. McCarty, Democratic, 1,035,597 votes
Out of 2,109,269 votes casts, the margin of victory was 38,075 (1.80%)
In the 4 races we have results for, Theodore L. Sendak had a record of 3-1. That includes a record of 3-1 in 4 general elections.