|The Green Papers: 2007 Off Year Election|
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|Indiana 2-year term. Election Cycle 2008, 2010. No Term Limit.|
|Partisan Composition: 4 Democratic, 4 Republican, 1 Vacancy|
|Democratic||Congressman Julia M. Carson
First elected: 1996
Seat up for election: Tuesday 4 November 2008
Vacant Office - We extend our condolences to the family and friends of Congressman Julia M. Carson who passed away on Saturday 15 December 2007 from lung cancer. She was first elected in 1996. On 2 November 2007 Congressman Carson officially requested a medical leave through 14 December 2007. She announced that she had terminal lung cancer on 25 November 2007 and the following day, announced her retirement.
|Political Parties Parties appear in parenthesis and italics when a candidate receives the endorsement of a given Party and/or official sources indicate a candidate's association with a particular Party but only where the Party in question does not appear on the actual ballot as such.|
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Candidates for office appear on this page in italics where 'The Green Papers' does not yet have independent confirmation from an election authority that the person so listed will actually appear on the ballot.
FEC indicates the Federal Election Commission (FEC) Campaign Finance Summary "Total Receipts" for candidates for Federal Office.
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