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Election 2012: Indiana’s 5th Congressional District

by Cody Butler

October 30, 2012

Dan Burton has represented the 5th District in Congress for a generation.  After 30 years and a couple of tough primary races, the new field of candidates is down to three – a former US attorney, an Iraq War veteran, and a high school economics teacher.  But are all trying to win votes by talking about getting 5th District Hoosiers back to work.  Indiana Public Radio’s Cody Butler reports.