Rep. Larry Bucshon serves as the Representative of the 8th Congressional District for Indiana. He serves on House Energy & Commerce. He was born in Newburgh, Indiana and earned a Bachelors degree from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. He also earned a medical degree from the University of Illinois Medical School at Chicago. He served in the United States Navy Reserve for almost a decade and previously worked as a cardiothoracic surgeon.