|President pro tempore of the Nevada Senate|
|Assumed office |
November 9, 2016
|Preceded by||Joe Hardy|
|Majority Leader of the Nevada Senate|
February 4, 2013 – November 5, 2014
|Preceded by||Steven Horsford|
|Succeeded by||Michael Roberson|
|Member of the Nevada Senate|
from the 2nd district
|Assumed office |
November 3, 2010
|Preceded by||Maggie Carlton|
|Member of the Nevada Assembly|
from the 28th district
November 2004 – November 3, 2010
|Preceded by||Vonne Chowning|
|Succeeded by||Lucy Flores|
|Born||August 9, 1961|
New York City, New York, U.S.
|Education||Brigham Young University (BA)|
Moises Denis (born August 9, 1961) is an American politician serving as President pro tempore of the Nevada Senate since 2016. A member of the Democratic Party, he has served in the Nevada Senate since 2010. He was previously a member of the Nevada Assembly from 2004 to 2010.
Denis was born in New York City to parents who had immigrated from Cuba.
Denis is Mormon. He served a mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Uruguay. He studied at Brigham Young University. He has also served as a bishop in the LDS Church as well as in other positions. He is a cousin of United States Senator from Florida Marco Rubio.
After the 2012 elections, Denis was chosen by his colleagues to lead the Democratic Caucus as Majority Leader.
- Haberman, Maggie. "Rubio went to a Mormon church as a kid". Politico. Retrieved 26 February 2012.
- Zurcher, Anthony (February 23, 2016). "Marco Rubio returns to his roots in Nevada". BBC News. Retrieved March 1, 2016.
Michelle's older brother, Moises Denis, didn't attend the Sunday night rally and, as a Democratic politician representing Las Vegas in the Nevada Senate, is on the opposite side of the political divide from his relative.
- 8newsnow.com "Steve Sebelius: Horsford Making a Congressional Move?" http://www.8newsnow.com/story/15372333/steve-sebelius-horsford-making-a-congressional-move?clienttype=printable/
- Las Vegas Sun http://www.lasvegassun.com/news/2011/dec/19/mo-denis-target-suit-challenging-public-employees-/
-  Nevada Legislator Information
- Project Vote Smart - Assembly Member Moises 'Mo' Denis (NV) profile
- Follow the Money - Mo Denis
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