2022 United States Senate election in Indiana

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Nominee Todd Young Thomas McDermott Jr.
James Sceniak
Party Republican Democratic Libertarian

Incumbent U.S. senator

Todd Young
Republican



The 2022 United States Senate election in Indiana will be held on November 8, 2022 to elect a member of the United States Senate to represent the state of Indiana.

Incumbent Republican Senator Todd Young announced on March 2, 2021 that he is running for a second term.[1] Young was first elected to the Senate in 2016 with 52.1% of the vote, succeeding retiring U.S. Senator Dan Coats. Thomas McDermott Jr., the mayor of Hammond ran for the Democratic nomination. Both ran unopposed, and won their respective primaries on May 3, 2022.

Republican primary

Candidates

Nominee

Removed from ballot

Results

Republican primary results[5]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Todd Young (incumbent) 372,738 100.0
Total votes 372,738 100.0

Democratic primary

Candidates

Nominee

Removed from ballot

Declined

Results

Democratic primary results[5]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Thomas McDermott Jr. 173,466 100.0
Total votes 173,466 100.0

Libertarian convention

Candidates

Nominee

Eliminated at convention

Independents

Candidates

Declared

General election

Predictions

Source Ranking As of
The Cook Political Report[17] Solid R March 4, 2022
Inside Elections[18] Solid R April 1, 2022
Sabato's Crystal Ball[19] Safe R March 1, 2022
Politico[20] Solid R April 1, 2022
RCP[21] Safe R February 24, 2022
Fox News[22] Solid R May 12, 2022

Endorsements

Todd Young (R)
U.S. Executive Branch officials
U.S. Senators
U.S. Representatives
Governors
Statewide officials
Organizations
Haneefah Khaaliq (I)
Organizations
  • Freethought Equality Fund[33]

Results

2022 United States Senate election in Indiana
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Republican Todd Young (incumbent)
Democratic Thomas McDermott Jr.
Libertarian James Sceniak
Independent Jason Gabehart N/A
Independent Haneefah Khaaliq N/A
Independent Ellen Kizik N/A
Total votes N/A

References

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  2. ^ Lange, Kaitlin (August 10, 2021). "Sen. Todd Young to vote against infrastructure bill after initially supporting it". The Indianapolis Star. Gannett (published August 9, 2021). Archived from the original on August 22, 2021. Retrieved August 22, 2021.
  3. ^ Lange, Kaitlin (May 12, 2020). "2020 Elections: Here's who is running in Indiana's 5th Congressional District". The Indianapolis Star. Gannett (published October 11, 2019). Archived from the original on January 21, 2021. Retrieved August 22, 2021.
  4. ^ a b c Lange, Kaitlin. "Sen. Young won't face primary challengers after commission removes opponent from ballot". IndyStar. The Indianapolis Star. Retrieved 19 February 2022.
  5. ^ a b "Indiana Election Results - May 3, 2022". Indiana Election Division. May 9, 2022.
  6. ^ a b "Indiana mayor starts challenge to Republican US Sen. Young". Associated Press. Hammond, Ind. August 19, 2021. Archived from the original on August 19, 2021. Retrieved August 22, 2021.
  7. ^ Burgess, Rob (July 27, 2021). "Democratic senatorial candidate visits Wabash". Chronicle-Tribune. Archived from the original on August 22, 2021. Retrieved August 22, 2021.
  8. ^ Kukulka, Alexandra (July 26, 2021). "Porter County march, rally calls for access to reproductive health care: 'Nobody should be ashamed of their own particular health care decision'". Post-Tribune. Archived from the original on July 26, 2021. Retrieved August 22, 2021.
  9. ^ a b Wren, Adam (January 24, 2021). "3 takeaways from Buttigieg's first week in Washington". Importantville. Retrieved January 24, 2021.
  10. ^ Laris, Michael; Duncan, Ian. "Senate confirms Pete Buttigieg to lead Transportation Dept., the first openly gay person confirmed to a Cabinet seat". Washington Post. ISSN 0190-8286. Retrieved 2021-02-02.
  11. ^ Howey, Brian. "Joe Donnelly passes on a challenge to Sen. Todd Young". KPCNews. Retrieved 2021-03-14.
  12. ^ "2022 Candidate List" (PDF). Indianan Secretary of State. Retrieved 8 February 2022.
  13. ^ a b Box, Terri (2022-03-08). "The Libertarian Party of Indiana nominates candidates for 2022 | WBIW". Retrieved 2022-05-03.
  14. ^ "FEC FORM 2 - STATEMENT OF CANDIDACY". Federal Election Commission. February 28, 2021. Retrieved May 5, 2022.
  15. ^ "United States Senate Election in Indiana". Ballotpedia. Retrieved June 4, 2022.
  16. ^ "Indiana 2022 General Election". The Green Papers. Retrieved May 5, 2022.
  17. ^ "2022 Senate Race ratings". The Cook Political Report. Retrieved January 14, 2021.
  18. ^ "Senate ratings". Inside Elections. Retrieved January 18, 2021.
  19. ^ "2022 Senate". Sabato's Crystal Ball. Retrieved January 28, 2021.
  20. ^ "Indiana Senate Race 2022". Politico. April 1, 2022.
  21. ^ "Battle for the Senate 2022". RCP. January 10, 2022.
  22. ^ "2022 Election Forecast". Fox News. Retrieved May 12, 2022.
  23. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q "Todd Young Endorsements". Todd Young. Retrieved August 31, 2021. This is a list of all Todd Young Endorsements.
  24. ^ Young, Todd. "Thank you @Mike_Pence!". Twitter.
  25. ^ @NRSC (4 May 2022). ""I'm proud to support @ToddYoungIN this cycle. He's a proud Marine who understands the importance of hard work and…" (Tweet) – via Twitter.
  26. ^ "Rep. Jackie Walorski Endorses Todd Young - Todd Young for U.S. Senate". YouTube. August 31, 2021. Retrieved August 31, 2021.
  27. ^ "Rep. Jim Baird Endorses Todd Young - Todd Young for U.S. Senate". YouTube. August 31, 2021. Retrieved August 31, 2021.
  28. ^ "Rep. Larry Bucshon Endorses Todd Young - Todd Young for U.S. Senate". YouTube. August 31, 2021. Retrieved August 31, 2021.
  29. ^ "Rep. Greg Pence Endorses Senator Todd Young". YouTube. March 1, 2021. Retrieved August 31, 2021.
  30. ^ "Rep. Victoria Spartz Endorses Todd Young - Todd Young for U.S. Senate". YouTube. August 31, 2021. Retrieved August 31, 2021.
  31. ^ "International Franchise Association Announces 2022 Congressional Endorsements". www.franchise.org. International Franchise Association. 28 April 2022. Retrieved 30 April 2022.
  32. ^ "Endorsed Candidates". proisraelamerica.org.
  33. ^ "Freethought Equality Fund PAC 2022 Endorsements". freethoughtequality.org.
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