Thomas Saunders

Offices

Indiana House
District 54
In office
Nov 6, 1996 to Present

Party: Republican
Assumed: General Election
Thomas Saunders spent 25 years, 30 days in office in Indiana, all of it at the state level.

Elections

2008–Indiana House (District 54) WON
Republican Primary–Tuesday, May 6, 2008
100.00%
Thomas Saunders (i)*, Republican, 5,916 votes
Out of 5,916 votes casts, the margin of victory was 5,916 (100.00%)
2008–Indiana House (District 54) WON
General Election–Tuesday, November 4, 2008
66.51%
Thomas Saunders (i)*, Republican, 16,631 votes
33.49%
Rex Bell, Libertarian, 8,374 votes
Out of 25,005 votes casts, the margin of victory was 8,257 (33.02%)
2010–Indiana House (District 54) WON
Republican Primary–Tuesday, May 4, 2010
100.00%
Thomas Saunders (i)*, Republican, 7,364 votes
Out of 7,364 votes casts, the margin of victory was 7,364 (100.00%)
2010–Indiana House (District 54) WON
General Election–Tuesday, November 2, 2010
56.70%
Thomas Saunders (i)*, Republican, 10,492 votes
22.51%
Bruce Gaylor, Democratic, 4,166 votes
20.78%
Rex Bell, Libertarian, 3,846 votes
Out of 18,504 votes casts, the margin of victory was 6,326 (34.19%)
2012–Indiana House (District 54) WON
Republican Primary–Tuesday, May 8, 2012
100.00%
Thomas Saunders (i)*, Republican, 7,431 votes
Out of 7,431 votes casts, the margin of victory was 7,431 (100.00%)
2012–Indiana House (District 54) WON
General Election–Tuesday, November 6, 2012
73.09%
Thomas Saunders (i)*, Republican, 15,842 votes
26.91%
Jeremiah Morrell, Libertarian, 5,834 votes
Out of 21,676 votes casts, the margin of victory was 10,008 (46.18%)
2014–Indiana House (District 54) WON
Republican Primary–Tuesday, May 6, 2014
100.00%
Thomas Saunders (i)*, Republican, 4,855 votes
Out of 4,855 votes casts, the margin of victory was 4,855 (100.00%)
2014–Indiana House (District 54) WON
General Election–Tuesday, November 4, 2014
73.23%
Thomas Saunders (i)*, Republican, 9,444 votes
26.77%
Brad Owens, Libertarian, 3,452 votes
Out of 12,896 votes casts, the margin of victory was 5,992 (46.46%)
2016–Indiana House (District 54) WON
Republican Primary–Tuesday, May 3, 2016
100.00%
Thomas Saunders (i)*, Republican, 10,224 votes
Out of 10,224 votes casts, the margin of victory was 10,224 (100.00%)
2016–Indiana House (District 54) WON
General Election–Tuesday, November 8, 2016
72.77%
Thomas Saunders (i)*, Republican, 17,726 votes
27.11%
Zachary B. Lee, Libertarian, 6,605 votes
 0.12%
Jeffrey D. Embry, Write-In, 29 votes
Out of 24,360 votes casts, the margin of victory was 11,121 (45.66%)
2018–Indiana House (District 54) WON
Republican Primary–Tuesday, May 8, 2018
68.24%
Thomas Saunders (i)*, Republican, 5,239 votes
31.76%
Jeffrey D. Embry, Republican, 2,438 votes
Out of 7,677 votes casts, the margin of victory was 2,801 (36.48%)
2018–Indiana House (District 54) WON
General Election–Tuesday, November 6, 2018
100.00%
Thomas Saunders (i)*, Republican, 17,179 votes
Out of 17,179 votes casts, the margin of victory was 17,179 (100.00%)
2020–Indiana House (District 54) WON
Republican Primary–Tuesday, June 2, 2020
67.90%
Thomas Saunders (i)*, Republican, 5,256 votes
32.10%
Jeffrey D. Embry, Republican, 2,485 votes
Out of 7,741 votes casts, the margin of victory was 2,771 (35.80%)
2020–Indiana House (District 54) WON
General Election–Tuesday, November 3, 2020
100.00%
Thomas Saunders*, Republican, 23,508 votes
Out of 23,508 votes casts, the margin of victory was 23,508 (100.00%)
In the 14 races for which we have results, Thomas Saunders had a record of 14-0. That includes a record of 7-0 in 7 general elections, and 7-0 in 7 primary elections.