The central Pennsylvania 9th District, now open with the retirement of House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee chairman Bill Shuster (R-Hollidaysburg/Altoona), drew its second major candidate. State House Majority Leader Dave Reed (R-Indiana) yesterday announced his candidacy, joining state Sen. John Eichelberger (R-Hollidaysburg), and three others. But, the big question is will this district be drastically re-drawn considering the Pennsylvania State Supreme Court’s directive to re-draw the congressional map because of political gerrymandering.
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