As expected Democrat Ellsworth By David Kurtz | November 7, 2006 7:09 p.m. JOIN TPM FOR JUST $1 As expected, Democrat Ellsworth is pulling away from longtime GOP incumbent Hostettler in the Indiana 8th. David Kurtz (@TPM_dk) is TPM's executive editor and Washington Bureau chief. He oversees the news operations of TPM. Have a tip? Send it Here!