Jackie Walorski 2020 victory hug

U.S. Rep Jackie Walorski, R-2, declared victory over Democrat Pat Hackett on Tuesday at 10 p.m. at a Holiday Inn in Mishawaka, where she and other Republicans celebrated the election results.

MISHAWAKA — Republican U.S. Rep. Jackie Walorski declared victory at 10 p.m. Tuesday, claiming a fifth consecutive term in the House of Representatives at the expense of her Democratic challenger, Pat Hackett. 

Walorski told the supporters at a Republican victory party in Mishawaka that all the votes were not in yet, but she had a 64% to 36% lead with 49% of precincts reporting, and she felt comfortable enough to call it. The Associated Press declared Walorski victorious about an hour later.

Timothy Wesco election night 2020

State Rep. Timothy Wesco, R-21, declared victory Tuesday night, winning a sixth term in the Indiana Statehouse. 

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