(Your Local Election Headquarters) – Matt Hostettler, former Congressman John Hostettler’s son, officially filed to run as a candidate in the Republican Primary for the District 64 State Representative.

Hostettler traveled to Indianapolis to file the necessary paperwork.

Current District 64 State Rep. Thomas Washburne intends to retire at the end of the 2018 term.

District 64 includes all of Gibson County and portions of Knox, Pike, Vanderburgh and Posey counties.

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(This story was originally published January 16, 2018)