Ed Clere

Offices

Indiana House
District 72
In office
Nov 5, 2008 to Present

Party: Republican
Assumed: General Election
Ed Clere spent 13 years, 25 days in office in Indiana, all of it at the state level.

Elections

2008–Indiana House (District 72) WON
Republican Primary–Tuesday, May 6, 2008
100.00%
Ed Clere*, Republican, 1,957 votes
Out of 1,957 votes casts, the margin of victory was 1,957 (100.00%)
2008–Indiana House (District 72) WON
General Election–Tuesday, November 4, 2008
50.18%
Ed Clere*, Republican, 14,985 votes
49.82%
William C. Cochran (i), Democratic, 14,877 votes
Out of 29,862 votes casts, the margin of victory was 108 (0.36%)
2010–Indiana House (District 72) WON
Republican Primary–Tuesday, May 4, 2010
100.00%
Ed Clere (i)*, Republican, 3,613 votes
Out of 3,613 votes casts, the margin of victory was 3,613 (100.00%)
2010–Indiana House (District 72) WON
General Election–Tuesday, November 2, 2010
57.73%
Ed Clere (i)*, Republican, 12,408 votes
42.27%
Shane Gibson, Democratic, 9,087 votes
Out of 21,495 votes casts, the margin of victory was 3,321 (15.46%)
2012–Indiana House (District 72) WON
Republican Primary–Tuesday, May 8, 2012
100.00%
Ed Clere (i)*, Republican, 4,033 votes
Out of 4,033 votes casts, the margin of victory was 4,033 (100.00%)
2012–Indiana House (District 72) WON
General Election–Tuesday, November 6, 2012
54.41%
Ed Clere (i)*, Republican, 16,177 votes
45.59%
Sharon Grabowski, Democratic, 13,557 votes
Out of 29,734 votes casts, the margin of victory was 2,620 (8.82%)
2014–Indiana House (District 72) WON
Republican Primary–Tuesday, May 6, 2014
100.00%
Ed Clere (i)*, Republican, 2,499 votes
Out of 2,499 votes casts, the margin of victory was 2,499 (100.00%)
2014–Indiana House (District 72) WON
General Election–Tuesday, November 4, 2014
56.58%
Ed Clere (i)*, Republican, 9,076 votes
43.42%
Kevin Sue Bailey, Democratic, 6,964 votes
Out of 16,040 votes casts, the margin of victory was 2,112 (13.16%)
2016–Indiana House (District 72) WON
Republican Primary–Tuesday, May 3, 2016
100.00%
Ed Clere (i)*, Republican, 8,992 votes
Out of 8,992 votes casts, the margin of victory was 8,992 (100.00%)
2016–Indiana House (District 72) WON
General Election–Tuesday, November 8, 2016
57.25%
Ed Clere (i)*, Republican, 18,085 votes
42.75%
Steve Bonifer, Democratic, 13,506 votes
Out of 31,591 votes casts, the margin of victory was 4,579 (14.50%)
2018–Indiana House (District 72) WON
Republican Primary–Tuesday, May 8, 2018
100.00%
Ed Clere (i)*, Republican, 3,223 votes
Out of 3,223 votes casts, the margin of victory was 3,223 (100.00%)
2018–Indiana House (District 72) WON
General Election–Tuesday, November 6, 2018
55.12%
Ed Clere (i)*, Republican, 14,957 votes
44.88%
Sam Charbonneau, Democratic, 12,178 votes
Out of 27,135 votes casts, the margin of victory was 2,779 (10.24%)
2020–Indiana House (District 72) WON
Republican Primary–Tuesday, June 2, 2020
100.00%
Ed Clere (i)*, Republican, 5,624 votes
Out of 5,624 votes casts, the margin of victory was 5,624 (100.00%)
2020–Indiana House (District 72) WON
General Election–Tuesday, November 3, 2020
59.36%
Ed Clere*, Republican, 20,850 votes
40.64%
Erica Lawrence, Democratic, 14,275 votes
Out of 35,125 votes casts, the margin of victory was 6,575 (18.72%)
In the 14 races for which we have results, Ed Clere had a record of 14-0. That includes a record of 7-0 in 7 general elections, and 7-0 in 7 primary elections.