Larry Bucshon says he's hoping to continue representing iIdiana's 8th District in the nation's capital. He filed to run for the congressional seat Friday.
The 8th District covers southwest Indiana and the Wabash Valley.
The Republican from Newburgh was elected to congress in 2010. He's a doctor that been an opponent of the Affordable Care Act and a supporter of the Balanced Budget Amendment to the Constitution.
Andrew McNeil has also filed to run for the 8th District in the Republican primary.