Gerald (Jerry) R. Torr

Offices

Indiana House
District 39
In office
Nov 6, 1996 to Present

Party: Republican
Assumed: General Election
Gerald (Jerry) R. Torr spent 25 years, 27 days in office in Indiana, all of it at the state level.

Elections

2008–Indiana House (District 39) WON
Republican Primary–Tuesday, May 6, 2008
100.00%
Gerald (Jerry) R. Torr (i)*, Republican, 8,115 votes
Out of 8,115 votes casts, the margin of victory was 8,115 (100.00%)
2008–Indiana House (District 39) WON
General Election–Tuesday, November 4, 2008
70.87%
Gerald (Jerry) R. Torr (i)*, Republican, 25,789 votes
29.13%
Rusty Skoog, Democratic, 10,599 votes
Out of 36,388 votes casts, the margin of victory was 15,190 (41.74%)
2010–Indiana House (District 39) WON
Republican Primary–Tuesday, May 4, 2010
100.00%
Gerald (Jerry) R. Torr (i)*, Republican, 9,995 votes
Out of 9,995 votes casts, the margin of victory was 9,995 (100.00%)
2010–Indiana House (District 39) WON
General Election–Tuesday, November 2, 2010
100.00%
Gerald (Jerry) R. Torr (i)*, Republican, 20,595 votes
Out of 20,595 votes casts, the margin of victory was 20,595 (100.00%)
2012–Indiana House (District 39) WON
Republican Primary–Tuesday, May 8, 2012
100.00%
Gerald (Jerry) R. Torr (i)*, Republican, 9,987 votes
Out of 9,987 votes casts, the margin of victory was 9,987 (100.00%)
2012–Indiana House (District 39) WON
General Election–Tuesday, November 6, 2012
90.23%
Gerald (Jerry) R. Torr (i)*, Republican, 26,432 votes
 9.77%
John Strinka, Socialist, 2,862 votes
Out of 29,294 votes casts, the margin of victory was 23,570 (80.46%)
2014–Indiana House (District 39) WON
Republican Primary–Tuesday, May 6, 2014
63.15%
Gerald (Jerry) R. Torr (i)*, Republican, 3,009 votes
36.85%
Don Meier, Republican, 1,756 votes
Out of 4,765 votes casts, the margin of victory was 1,253 (26.30%)
2014–Indiana House (District 39) WON
General Election–Tuesday, November 4, 2014
73.24%
Gerald (Jerry) R. Torr (i)*, Republican, 10,978 votes
26.76%
David B. Russ, Democratic, 4,012 votes
Out of 14,990 votes casts, the margin of victory was 6,966 (46.48%)
2016–Indiana House (District 39) WON
Republican Primary–Tuesday, May 3, 2016
52.62%
Gerald (Jerry) R. Torr (i)*, Republican, 7,896 votes
47.38%
Tom Linkmeyer, Republican, 7,111 votes
Out of 15,007 votes casts, the margin of victory was 785 (5.24%)
2016–Indiana House (District 39) WON
General Election–Tuesday, November 8, 2016
63.89%
Gerald (Jerry) R. Torr (i)*, Republican, 22,362 votes
36.11%
David B. Russ, Democratic, 12,638 votes
Out of 35,000 votes casts, the margin of victory was 9,724 (27.78%)
2018–Indiana House (District 39) WON
Republican Primary–Tuesday, May 8, 2018
56.85%
Gerald (Jerry) R. Torr (i)*, Republican, 4,843 votes
43.15%
Tom Linkmeyer, Republican, 3,676 votes
Out of 8,519 votes casts, the margin of victory was 1,167 (13.70%)
2018–Indiana House (District 39) WON
General Election–Tuesday, November 6, 2018
57.04%
Gerald (Jerry) R. Torr (i)*, Republican, 18,861 votes
42.96%
Mark C. Hinton, Democratic, 14,207 votes
Out of 33,068 votes casts, the margin of victory was 4,654 (14.08%)
2020–Indiana House (District 39) WON
Republican Primary–Tuesday, June 2, 2020
100.00%
Gerald (Jerry) R. Torr (i)*, Republican, 8,243 votes
Out of 8,243 votes casts, the margin of victory was 8,243 (100.00%)
2020–Indiana House (District 39) WON
General Election–Tuesday, November 3, 2020
53.59%
Gerald (Jerry) R. Torr*, Republican, 23,396 votes
46.41%
Ashley Klein, Democratic, 20,262 votes
Out of 43,658 votes casts, the margin of victory was 3,134 (7.18%)
In the 14 races for which we have results, Gerald (Jerry) R. Torr had a record of 14-0. That includes a record of 7-0 in 7 general elections, and 7-0 in 7 primary elections.