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Preceded by  Steven Horsford
Succeeded by  Ellen Spiegel
Education  Dixie State University
Preceded by  Joe Hardy
Spouse  Peri Hardy

Succeeded by  Chris Edwards
Name  Cresent Hardy
Preceded by  Steven Brooks
Political party  Republican
Party  Republican Party
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Born  June 23, 1957 (age 58) Mesquite, Nevada, U.S. (1957-06-23)
Role  United States Representative
Office  United States Representative since 2015
Children  Kagen Hardy, Stacha Hardy, Archer Hardy, Vonae Hardy
Similar People  Joe Heck, Dina Titus, Mark Amodei, Dean Heller

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Cresent Leo Hardy (born June 23, 1957) is an American politician from the state of Nevada; he was the U.S. Representative for Nevada's 4th congressional district from 2015 to 2017. A member of the Republican Party, Hardy was a member of the Nevada State Assembly, representing the 19th district prior to his election to the House. He lost his bid for re-election in the 2016 general election to Democratic challenger Ruben Kihuen.


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Early life and career

Hardy graduated from Virgin Valley High School and Dixie State College. He served as a city councilor for Mesquite, Nevada. He was elected to the Nevada State Assembly in 2010.

2014 election

Hardy ran as a candidate for the United States House of Representatives in Nevada's 4th congressional district, held by Steven Horsford of the Democratic Party, in the 2014 elections.

Hardy defeated Horsford.

2016 election

Hardy ran for re-election in 2016. Hardy faced two challengers in the Republican primary in June 2016, winning 77.44% of the vote. In the general election, he faced Democratic state senator Ruben Kihuen. Kihuen defeated Hardy with 48.5% of the vote.

After initially supporting Donald Trump's presidential bid, in October 2016 Hardy said he would not vote for Trump.

Committee assignments

  • Committee on Natural Resources
  • Subcommittee on Energy and Mineral Resources
  • Subcommittee on Federal Lands
  • Committee on Small Business
  • Subcommittee on Contracting and Workforce (Chair)
  • Subcommittee on Investigations, Oversight and Regulations
  • Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure
  • Subcommittee on Highways and Transit
  • Subcommittee on Railroads, Pipelines, and Hazardous Materials
  • Subcommittee on Water Resources and Environment
  • References

    Cresent Hardy Wikipedia

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