Douglas Gutwein

Offices

Indiana House
District 16
In office
Nov 5, 2008 to Present

Party: Republican
Assumed: General Election
Douglas Gutwein spent 12 years, 2 months, 19 days in office in Indiana, all of it at the state level.

Elections

2008–Indiana House (District 16) WON
Republican Primary–Tuesday, May 6, 2008
100.00%
Douglas Gutwein*, Republican, 5,014 votes
Out of 5,014 votes casts, the margin of victory was 5,014 (100.00%)
2008–Indiana House (District 16) WON
General Election–Tuesday, November 4, 2008
60.05%
Douglas Gutwein*, Republican, 15,179 votes
39.95%
Bill Reutebuch, Democratic, 10,098 votes
Out of 25,277 votes casts, the margin of victory was 5,081 (20.10%)
2010–Indiana House (District 16) WON
Republican Primary–Tuesday, May 4, 2010
66.61%
Douglas Gutwein (i)*, Republican, 5,882 votes
33.39%
Rick Kallenbach, Republican, 2,948 votes
Out of 8,830 votes casts, the margin of victory was 2,934 (33.22%)
2010–Indiana House (District 16) WON
General Election–Tuesday, November 2, 2010
69.47%
Douglas Gutwein (i)*, Republican, 12,481 votes
30.53%
Bill Reutebuch, Democratic, 5,485 votes
Out of 17,966 votes casts, the margin of victory was 6,996 (38.94%)
2012–Indiana House (District 16) WON
Republican Primary–Tuesday, May 8, 2012
56.11%
Douglas Gutwein (i)*, Republican, 4,769 votes
43.89%
Diana J. Boersma, Republican, 3,731 votes
Out of 8,500 votes casts, the margin of victory was 1,038 (12.22%)
2012–Indiana House (District 16) WON
General Election–Tuesday, November 6, 2012
58.96%
Douglas Gutwein (i)*, Republican, 14,409 votes
41.04%
Richard W. Ludington, Democratic, 10,029 votes
Out of 24,438 votes casts, the margin of victory was 4,380 (17.92%)
2014–Indiana House (District 16) WON
Republican Primary–Tuesday, May 6, 2014
100.00%
Douglas Gutwein (i)*, Republican, 3,662 votes
Out of 3,662 votes casts, the margin of victory was 3,662 (100.00%)
2014–Indiana House (District 16) WON
General Election–Tuesday, November 4, 2014
64.45%
Douglas Gutwein (i)*, Republican, 9,313 votes
35.55%
Richard W. Ludington, Democratic, 5,137 votes
Out of 14,450 votes casts, the margin of victory was 4,176 (28.90%)
2016–Indiana House (District 16) WON
Republican Primary–Tuesday, May 3, 2016
100.00%
Douglas Gutwein (i)*, Republican, 10,095 votes
Out of 10,095 votes casts, the margin of victory was 10,095 (100.00%)
2016–Indiana House (District 16) WON
General Election–Tuesday, November 8, 2016
68.89%
Douglas Gutwein (i)*, Republican, 17,652 votes
31.11%
Richard W. Ludington, Democratic, 7,972 votes
Out of 25,624 votes casts, the margin of victory was 9,680 (37.78%)
2018–Indiana House (District 16) WON
Republican Primary–Tuesday, May 8, 2018
100.00%
Douglas Gutwein (i)*, Republican, 6,892 votes
Out of 6,892 votes casts, the margin of victory was 6,892 (100.00%)
2018–Indiana House (District 16) WON
General Election–Tuesday, November 6, 2018
70.25%
Douglas Gutwein (i)*, Republican, 14,661 votes
29.75%
Christina L. Zacny, Democratic, 6,209 votes
Out of 20,870 votes casts, the margin of victory was 8,452 (40.50%)
2020–Indiana House (District 16) WON
Republican Primary–Tuesday, June 2, 2020
100.00%
Douglas Gutwein (i)*, Republican, 8,398 votes
Out of 8,398 votes casts, the margin of victory was 8,398 (100.00%)
2020–Indiana House (District 16) WON
General Election–Tuesday, November 3, 2020
74.12%
Douglas Gutwein*, Republican, 21,686 votes
25.88%
Michael A. Lovely, Democratic, 7,573 votes
Out of 29,259 votes casts, the margin of victory was 14,113 (48.23%)
In the 14 races for which we have results, Douglas Gutwein had a record of 14-0. That includes a record of 7-0 in 7 general elections, and 7-0 in 7 primary elections.