Indiana - U.S. House, District 9

as of November 1

The Candidates

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Baron Hill

  • Democrat (Incumbent)
  • Birthdate: June 23, 1953
  • Residence: Seymour, IN

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Photo of Todd Young

Todd Young

  • Republican
  • Birthdate: August 24, 1972
  • Residence: Bloomington, IN

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Previous Results

    Indiana U.S. House (2008)

    Candidate Party Votes %
    Baron Hill DEM 181,282 57.8%
    Mike Sodrel REP 120,529 38.4%
    D. Eric Schansberg LIB 11,994 3.8%

    U.S. President: Indiana (2008)

    Data reflect statewide results.
    Candidate Party Votes %
    Barack Obama DEM 1,374,040 50%
    John McCain REP 1,345,648 49%
    Bob Barr LIB 29,258 1.1%

    district Election Profile

Source: Associated Press

Recent Analysis

Nov 1, 2010

New NPR Rating

Lean-R (was Toss-up)

    Oct 28, 2010

    New Sabato's Crystal Ball Rating

    Lean-R (was Toss-up)

      Sep 7, 2010

      GOP Tries New Face Against Hill

      The big news here is that the Republican candidate is not Mike Sodrel. Sodrel lost to Baron Hill (D) in 2002, unseated him in 2004, then lost again in 2006 and 2008 -- the latter time by 20 points. Republicans, feeling Hill is vulnerable but knowing that Sodrel couldn't beat him, are going with Todd Young, an attorney who defeated Sodrel in the primary.
      -Ken Rudin

      New NPR Rating

      Toss-up

         

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