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County Commissioner Melcher to run for State Rep.

 

 

Vanderburgh County Commissioner Stephen Melcher is running for State Representative of District 78.    

He confirmed his candidacy to 14 News on Wednesday.
     
Melcher, a Democrat, has served in local government for 22 years and is seeking the seat now filled by Republican Holli Sullivan, who replaced Suzanne Crouch when she became state auditor.

"I know the people of Vanderburgh and Evansville know me and I think, I feel good. I feel good and I have a lot of experience," Melcher says.

Melcher says he plans to file paperwork next week. 

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