Luke Messer

Indiana politician

Allen Lucas Messer (born February 27, 1969) is an American politician. In 2013, he became the U.S. Representative for Indiana's 6th congressional district. He is a member of the Republican Party. He served in the Indiana House of Representatives from 2003 to 2006, representing the 57th District.

Luke Messer
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Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Indiana's 6th district
In office
January 3, 2013 – January 3, 2019
Preceded byMike Pence
Succeeded byGreg Pence
Member of the Indiana House of Representatives
from the 57th district
In office
May 21, 2003 – November 21, 2006
Preceded byRoland Stine
Succeeded bySean Eberhart
Personal details
Allen Lucas Messer

(1969-02-27) February 27, 1969 (age 51)
Evansville, Indiana
Political partyRepublican
Alma materWabash College (BA)
Vanderbilt University (JD)

In July 2017, Messer announced his candidacy for U.S. Senate.[1] He lost the primaries to Mike Braun. Messer was replaced in congress by Vice President Mike Pence's brother Greg Pence.


  1. Associated Press (2017-07-26). "Rep. Luke Messer announces 2018 Senate bid". The Indianapolis Star.

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