Pence's brother wins Indiana House race

Pence's brother wins Indiana House race

Greg Pence (R) on Tuesday won the Indiana congressional seat once occupied by his brother, Vice President Pence.

Greg Pence coasted to victory in the deep-red 6th District in Indiana against Democratic challenger Jeannine Lake.

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He will replace former Rep. Luke MesserAllen (Luke) Lucas MesserHouse GOP to force members to give up leadership positions if running for higher office Indiana New Members 2019 Braun knocks off Donnelly in Indiana MORE, who left the seat for a failed GOP Senate nomination bid.

"Get out and VOTE!" Pence urged supporters over Twitter the day before the election.

"Incredibly proud to have the opportunity to represent the 6th District in Washington, DC. I'm Ready to Serve, Again!"

The vice president congratulated his brother on Twitter, saying he's looking forward to working with him in Washington to advance President TrumpDonald John TrumpAustralia recognizes West Jerusalem as Israeli capital, won't move embassy Mulvaney will stay on as White House budget chief Trump touts ruling against ObamaCare: ‘Mitch and Nancy’ should pass new health-care law MORE's agenda.