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Steven HorsfordDEMDemocrat United States Representative, NV-4
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Steven Alexzander Horsford (born April 29, 1973) is an American politician and businessman serving as the U.S. representative for Nevada's 4th congressional district since 2019, previously holding the position from 2013 to 2015. A member of the Democratic Party, he served in the Nevada Senate, representing the 4th district, in Clark County, from 2005 to 2013. Horsford was the first African American to serve as Majority Leader (2009–2013) and the first African American to represent Nevada in Congress. He lost to the Republican nominee in 2014.After that election, Horsford joined an international Las Vegas-based business and marketing consulting firm, R&R Partners, for which he had worked before his political career. In January 2018, he announced that he would run for the open seat vacated by Democrat Ruben Kihuen in the midterm elections. In November 2018, he defeated former U.S. Representative Cresent Hardy in a rematch of their 2014 race.

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Campaign Funding

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$2,268,333
Total Raised
$2,240,361
Total Spent
$27,972
Cash on Hand
Top Industries  (1 - 4 of 10) View All Industries
99%
Leadership PACs$219,470
69%
Lawyers/Law Firms$152,191
58%
Democratic/Liberal$127,782
47%
Candidate Committees$104,000
35%
Casinos/Gambling$76,588
34%
Health Professionals$76,423
34%
Securities & Investment$75,681
33%
Real Estate$73,389
32%
Retired$70,258
28%
Lobbyists$62,400
Direct campaign contributions grouped by the industry industry of each donor/PAC.

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Funding generally from an organization's PAC or its members/employees. Organizations did not donate directly.
Financial Data Source: Center for Responsive Politics
Education4 - 4 of 2
University of Nevada, Reno
Ed W. Clark High School
Past Positions1 - 8 of 8
Majority Floor Leader
Nevada State Senate
2009 - 2012
Senator
Nevada State Senate
2004 - 2012
President
Resources+ Nevada, Limited Liability Company
2015 - Current
Aide
Governor Bob Miller's Re-Election Campaign
1994
Director
Government and Public Affairs, R and R Partners
Former Chief Executive Officer
Culinary Academy of Las Vegas
Former Legislative Intern
Nevada State Assembly Committee on Education
President
Nevada Partners
Other Experience1 - 30 of 30
Member
Board of Directors, National Skills Coalition
2017 - Current
Member
Board of Directors, Dream Big Vegas
2017 - Current
Member
Advisory Board, Forward Majority
2017 - Current
Member, Board of Directors
Nevada Partners, Incorporated
2015 - Current
Co-Chair
Barack Obama Presidential Campaign, Nevada
2008
Super Delegate
Democratic National Convention
2004
Member
Nevada Democratic Party National Committee
2003
Participant
Executive Development, Leadership Las Vegas, Las Vegas Metro Chamber of Commerce
2002
Chair
Las Vegas Promise
Member
North Las Vegas Chamber of Commerce
Chair
Cultural Technological and Scientific Olympics Committee, Academic Las Vegas Chapter, National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Chair
Young Professionals Committee, Urban League of Clark County
Former Member
United States House of Representatives Association
Member
Latin Chamber of Commerce
Member
Asian Chamber of Commerce
Member
Citizens Review Committee, Southern Nevada Water Authority
Member
Urban League of Clark County Board
Member
Aid for AIDS of Nevada Board
Member
Health Center of Nevada
Member
Urban Chamber of Commerce
Member
Southern Nevada Workforce Investment Board
Member
National Network of Sector Partners
Member, Citizens Advisory Board
Regional Transportation Commission
Member, Executive Committee
Academic Las Vegas Chapter, National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Member
Congressional Progressive Caucus
Current
Former Chair
Committee on Finance, Nevada State Senate
Former Member
Subcommittee on National Parks, Forests, and Public Lands, United States House of Representatives
Former Member
Natural Resources Committee, United States House of Representatives
Former Member
Committee on Health and Education, Nevada State Senate
Founding Member
Caucus of African-American Nevadans