Hurt Visits Lifelong Berne Friend...

Hurt Visits Lifelong Berne Friend...

Kokomo attorney and state politician Mark Hurt was in Berne on Thursday afternoon to visit lifelong college friend, Roger Muselman, buddies since their Taylor University days. Hurt was in route to the Republican Lincoln Day Dinner in Decatur.

Most recently, Hurt has decided to run for the Republican challenge of the Indiana Senate seat currently occupied by Democrat Joe Donnelly in the 2018 off-year election.

Hurt was a well-known basketball player with Madison-Grant High School. He began his education at Anderson University and then transferred to Taylor University, where he and Muselman met and bonded a continuing friendship.

Kokomo Republican planning to seek US Senate seat in ‘18

Kokomo Republican planning to seek US Senate seat in ‘18

A Kokomo attorney has announced his intention to run for a seat in the United State Senate in 2018, and he is starting to make the rounds inside the state.

Mark Hurt, 54, said he was the first senatorial candidate to file with the Federal Election Commission when he did so on Feb.1.  This would be Hurt’s first elected position, although he does have experience working in Washington, D.C., including time in then Sen. Dan Coats’ office