Joe Hardy (politician)

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Joe Hardy
Member of the Nevada Senate
from the 12th district
Assumed office
Preceded by Warren B. Hardy
Member of the Nevada Assembly
from the 20th district
In office
2002 - 2010
Preceded by Kathy Von Tobel
Succeeded by Cresent Hardy
Personal details
Born (1949-05-15) May 15, 1949 (age 65)
Reno, Nevada
Political party Republican
Spouse(s) Jill Sweningsen Hardy
Children Joseph Paul Jr.
Residence Boulder City, Nevada
Alma mater University of Nevada (B.S.)
Washington University (M.D.)
Occupation Family Physician
Religion The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (Mormon)
Military service
Allegiance  United States
Service/branch United States Air Force seal United States Air Force
Rank US-O4 insignia.svg Major

Joseph "Joe" Paul Hardy is a Republican member of the Nevada Senate, representing District 12. Hardy was first elected to the Senate in 2010 when, before redistricting and a change in the nomenclature of the districts, he represented Clark County Number 12. His district represents rural areas of southeast Clark County including the communities of Boulder City, Laughlin, Searchlight, Henderson, Overton, Bunkerville, Mesquite, as well as Nellis Air Force Base, Lake Mead, and Valley of Fire State Park. Hardy previously represented Clark County District 20 from 2002 to 2010.

He served a LDS mission in France.[1]


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