WASHINGTON (WLFI) - Rep. Jim Baird officially has a new challenger for Indiana's 4th Congressional District. Joe Mackey filed to run for Congress Wednesday. The 4th District represents the entire WLFI viewing area.
The Democrat said his top priorities are healthcare, education and green jobs for Hoosiers.
Mackey is a life-long Tippecanoe County resident. He and his wife also have a foundation dedicated to providing assistance to children with cancer, as well as raising funds to support pediatric-specific cancer research.