|U.S. House, Nevada, District 4|
|High school||Mayfair High School|
|Place of birth||Long Beach, CA|
was a 2012 Republican
candidate who sought election to the U.S. House
to represent the 4th Congressional District
Kenneth Wegner for Congress campaign logo.
Wegner was born in Long Beach, California. Upon graduation from high school, he served in the U.S. Army until suffering serious wounds in Operation Desert Storm. He made Las Vegas his new home, where he has owned and operated three businesses. He was a nominee for Nevada's 1st Congressional District in 2006, 2008 and 2010.
- See also: Nevada's 4th Congressional District elections, 2012
Wegner ran in the 2012 election for the U.S. House to represent Nevada's 4th District. Wegner lost to Danny Tarkanian in the Republican primary on June 12, 2012.
Wegner has three children.
- ↑ Wegner for Congress, "About Ken" April 16, 2012
- ↑ Pahrump Valley Times, "Schwartz, Wegner join four-way GOP race for Congress" accessed February 4, 2011 (dead link)
- ↑ C-SPAN Campaign 2012 "Nevada Primary Results," June 12, 2012
- ↑ Nevada Secretary of State, "2012 Congressional primary results," accessed May 5, 2014
- ↑ Official Campaign Site, "About Ken" accessed February 4, 2011