In the race for
Porter County Prosecuting Attorney, Democrat challenger Gary Germann handily
beat incumbent Republican Brian Gensel, 34,398 votes to 29,230. Germann took
54 percent of the vote to Genselís 46 percent.
In the race for the
bench of Porter Superior Court 2, Republican incumbent Jeffrey Clymer staved
off a challenge from Democrat Clay Patton, 33,200 votes to 30,159. Clymer
took 52 percent of the vote to Pattonís 48 percent.