Hurt hopes to win GOP primary, defeat Donnelly

Hurt hopes to win GOP primary, defeat Donnelly

Mark Hurt used to work in Washington, D.C., helping congressmen with legislation.Now, he’d like to follow in the footsteps of one of his former bosses, Indiana Sen. Dan Coats.

Hurt, an attorney from Kokomo, is one of several Republicans seeking the party’s nomination for U.S. Senate next year for the chance to take on incumbent Democrat Sen. Joe Donnelly. He visited Albion Monday evening and spoke about his candidacy to the Noble County Republican Women’s group at its meeting.