Former Rep. Steven HorsfordSteven Alexander HorsfordTrump boosts Heller, hammers 'Wacky Jacky' opponent in Nevada Election Countdown: Trump confident about midterms in Hill.TV interview | Kavanaugh controversy tests candidates | Sanders, Warren ponder if both can run | Super PACs spending big | Two states open general election voting Friday | Latest Senate polls Kamala Harris prepares for moment in the spotlight MORE (D-Nev.) won't seek a comeback after being upset last fall, according to Ralston Reports.

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Horsford had been weighing a comeback bid after his surprise loss to freshman Rep. Crescent Hardy (R-Nev.) in a Democratic-leaning suburban Las Vegas district in November. He was viewed as a rising Democratic star before the upset.

Hardy is a top 2016 Democratic target, and Horsford's decision not to run leaves Democrats without an obvious candidate, making recruitment a top priority in the district.