Cresent Hardy

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Cresent Hardy
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Member of the
U.S. House of Representatives
from Nevada's 4th district
Assumed office
January 3, 2015
Preceded by Steven Horsford
Member of the Nevada Assembly
from the 19th district
In office
February 4, 2013 – January 3, 2015
Preceded by Steven Brooks
Succeeded by Chris Edwards
Member of the Nevada Assembly
from the 20th district
In office
February 7, 2011 – February 4, 2013
Preceded by Joe Hardy
Succeeded by Ellen Spiegel
Personal details
Born (1957-06-23) June 23, 1957 (age 58)
Mesquite, Nevada, U.S.
Political party Republican
Spouse(s) Peri Jean
Children 4
Residence Mesquite, Nevada, U.S.
Alma mater Dixie State College
Religion The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (Mormon)
Website Official website

Cresent Leo Hardy (born June 23, 1957) is an American politician from the state of Nevada; he is the current member of the United States House of Representatives for Nevada's 4th congressional district. 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.[1]

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 State Assembly in 2010.[2]

U.S. House of Representatives[edit]

2014 election[edit]

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.[3] Hardy defeated Horsford.[4]

Committee assignments[edit]


  1. ^ "Nevada-4: Cresent Hardy (R)". Retrieved November 18, 2014. 
  2. ^ "GOP wins rural District 20 race, knocks out Boulder City’s Goya – Las Vegas Sun News". November 3, 2010. Retrieved October 24, 2013. 
  3. ^ Call, Roll (October 23, 2013). "Nevada Republicans Line Up to Depose Reid in 2016 : Roll Call Politics". Retrieved October 24, 2013. 
  4. ^ Amber Phillips. "Cresent Hardy closes out surprising win over Rep. Steven Horsford". Retrieved November 18, 2014. 

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United States House of Representatives
Preceded by
Steven Horsford
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Nevada's 4th congressional district

United States order of precedence (ceremonial)
Preceded by
Glenn Grothman
United States Representatives by seniority
Succeeded by
Jody Hice