Delegate John Hardy (R – 97 – Berkeley County) announced on Facebook today that he would be seeking the Republican nomination for County Commission. He has served in the legislature for the past 5 years and plans to continue his current term.
Hardy is the Vice Chair of the House Finance Committee and also serves on the Banking and Insurance, Health and Human Services, House Rules and Political Subdivision Committees. He US Army veteran and resides in Shephardstown, WV.
Hardy’s announcement follows the announcement by fellow eastern panhandle Delegate Paul Espinosa (Speaker Pro Tempore) that he will be challenging Senator Patricia Rucker for her seat.