John N. Hostettler

John Nathan Hostettler in an American politician who served in the United States House of Representatives from January 3, 1995, to January 3, 2007, representing the Indiana's 8th congressional district. He lost his reelection bid for a seventh term to Democratic challenger Brad Ellsworth in the 2006 midterm election, ending a twelve-year congressional career. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
John N. Hostettler has 113 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1995 House Proceeding. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2002 with an average of 13,577 views per program. Most appearances with Dan Coats (2), John T. Doolittle (2). Most common tags: Immigration, Indiana.

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U.S. Representative, R-IN 8th January 3, 1995 - January 3, 2007 Videos: 113

Recent Appearances

  • Indiana Republican Primary Senate Debate

    Indiana Republican Primary Senate Debate

    Indiana Republican candidates vying for the nomination to the U.S. Senate seat occupied by retiring Senator Evan Bayh…

  • Indiana 8th District Congressional Debate

    Indiana 8th District Congressional Debate

    Republican incumbent Rep. Hostettler and Democratic challenger Ellsworth debated national issues in the campaign for…

  • House Session

    House Session

    The House convened for a legislative session.

  • Immigration Field Hearing Results

    Immigration Field Hearing Results

    Chairmen of eleven committees and subcommittees testified about the results of 22 field hearings on immigration issues in 13 states…

  • Border and Immigration Policy

    Border and Immigration Policy

    The House Judiciary Committee held a field hearing at Chamizal National Memorial in El Paso, Texas. The hearing examined the financial…

  • Immigration Policy

    Immigration Policy

    Representative Hostettler talked by remote video link from El Paso, Texas, about immigration issues. He is the chairman of the…

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Historical Member of Congress Record

Former District Map Former Ideology Rankings Past Elections

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Historic election results compiled from data found on

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