State Rep. Klinker elected to 17th consecutive term

State Rep., District 27, Sheila Klinker (Photo Provided)
State Rep., District 27, Sheila Klinker (Photo Provided)

TIPPECANOE COUNTY, Ind. (WLFI) — Democratic candidate Sheila Klinker is set to continue her role as state representative for District 27.

Klinker ran unopposed in Tuesday’s election.

This will be Klinker’s 17th consecutive term. She was first elected back in 1982.

Klinker serves on several committees, including the House Ways and Means Committee.

District 27 serves parts of both Lafayette and West Lafayette.