Louis W. Fairfield

Offices

U.S. House
District 12
In office
Mar 4, 1917 to Mar 4, 1925

Party: Republican
Assumed: General Election
Left: Lost Renomination Bid
Louis W. Fairfield spent 8 years, 2 days in office in Indiana, all of it at the federal level.

Elections

1916–U.S. House (District 12) WON
General Election–Tuesday, November 7, 1916
51.09%
Louis W. Fairfield*, Republican, 23,773 votes
44.28%
Cyrus Cline (i), Democratic, 20,603 votes
 2.60%
L. Lloyd Armstrong, Prohibition, 1,211 votes
 2.02%
William O. Bailey, Progressive, 942 votes
Out of 46,529 votes casts, the margin of victory was 3,170 (6.81%)
1918–U.S. House (District 12) WON
General Election–Tuesday, November 5, 1918
54.71%
Louis W. Fairfield (i)*, Republican, 22,251 votes
43.12%
Harry H. Hilgeman, Democratic, 17,538 votes
 2.17%
Henry Holman, Socialist, 884 votes
Out of 40,673 votes casts, the margin of victory was 4,713 (11.59%)
1920–U.S. House (District 12) WON
General Election–Tuesday, November 2, 1920
58.60%
Louis W. Fairfield (i)*, Republican, 49,709 votes
36.76%
Joseph R. Harrison, Democratic, 31,182 votes
 4.62%
Ira M. Snowffer, Socialist, 3,921 votes
 0.02%
Henry Hohman, Farmer-Labor, 19 votes
Out of 84,831 votes casts, the margin of victory was 18,527 (21.84%)
1922–U.S. House (District 12) WON
General Election–Tuesday, November 7, 1922
51.13%
Louis W. Fairfield (i)*, Republican, 36,045 votes
48.87%
Charles W. Branstrator, Democratic, 34,457 votes
Out of 70,502 votes casts, the margin of victory was 1,588 (2.26%)
In the 4 races for which we have results, Louis W. Fairfield had a record of 4-0. That includes a record of 4-0 in 4 general elections.