David Kustoff

New Member: Kustoff Nets Open Seat in Tennessee's 8th District
Succeeds retiring GOP Rep. Stephen Fincher

David Kustoff is the congressman-elect in Tennessee's 8th District. (Courtesy of the Kustoff campaign)

Former U.S. Attorney David Kustoff will succeed retiring Republican Rep. Stephen Fincher in Tennessee’s 8th District, The Associated Press projects.

Kustoff led Democratic challenger Rickey Hobson 65 percent to 27 percent with 6 percent of precincts reporting.