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Last updated Sep. 08, 2014

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Rep. Steven Horsford (D-Nev.)

District: 4th District
Political Highlights: Nev. Senate, 2004-12; U.S. House of Representatives, 2013-15
Born: April 29, 1973; Las Vegas, Nev.
Residence: Las Vegas
Religion: Baptist
Family: Wife, Sonya Horsford; three children
Education: U. of Nevada, attended 1991-2012
Military Service: None
Start of Service: Elected: 2012 (1st term)
Committee Assignments: Financial Services (Housing and Insurance; Oversight & Investigations); Oversight & Government Reform (Health Care, Benefits & Administrative Rules)

Election History
2014generalCresent Hardy (R) 63,46648.5
Steven Horsford (D) 59,84445.8
Steve Brown (LIBERT) 4,1193.2
Russell Best (IA) 3,3522.6
2012generalSteven Horsford (D) 120,50150.1
Danny Tarkanian (R) 101,26142.1
Floyd Fitzgibbons (IA) 9,3893.9
Joseph Silvestri (LIBERT) 9,3413.9
Roll Call Vitals


on the House Seniority List

Fellow Nevada Rep. Joe Heck (R) is 302nd.


Nevada is 48th on Roll Call's Clout Index, which measures influence in Congress by state.

Rep. Steven Horsford has no appearances on Sunday talk shows.

Sen. Bernard Sanders (I-Vt.) has the most appearances so far this year.

Roll Call and CQ Weekly use ratings assigned by the Rothenberg Political Report, which are defined as follows: SAFE: As of today, the party indicated is all but certain to win the seat. FAVORED: One candidate has a substantial advantage, but an upset is still possible. LEAN: The party indicated has the edge, but the outcome is less certain than for races rated as favored. TILT: The outcome is effectively regarded as a tossup for each of these highly competitive seats, although the party indicated has a slight edge. TOSSUP: Neither party has an edge in these contests.