From 2013 until her passing in 2022, Jacqueline R. Walorski (/wlrski/; August 17, 1963–August 3, 2022) served as a representative representing Indiana’s 2nd congressional district.
She served as the Republican Party’s representative for Indiana’s 21st district in the Indiana House of Representatives from 2005 to 2010. Walorski won the Republican primary for Indiana’s 2nd congressional district in 2010, but Democratic incumbent Joe Donnelly narrowly defeated him in the general election.
After Donnelly left his position to run for the U.S. Senate in 2012, Walorski won the seat. On August 3, 2022, Walorski perished in an automobile accident in Indiana.
How did Jackie Walorski die?
Jackie Walorski died in a car accident that also killed two of Walorski’s staffers in Elkhart County, House Republican leaders announced Wednesday.