McGoff is running against an incumbent who has repeatedly embarrassed his constituents and his state. Actually, his opponent is perhaps the premier embarrassment in all of Congress -- and that's saying something. Burton was elected in 1982 and has made a mockery of his office ever since.
Ouch! He's much kinder in his comments about McGoff:
So John McGoff, the emergency room doctor and former Marion County coroner who is challenging 13-term U.S. Rep. Dan Burton in the May 6 Republican primary, clearly has quite a chore ahead of him.
. . . [H]e is bright, engaging and respected by members of both parties. He can talk about Kosovo, health care and the federal budget with ease and specificity.
Thanks for sharing, Matt. By the way, there is a special election race in Indianapolis next Tuesday. You've been pretty quiet about that race, Matt.