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|U.S. House, Kentucky, District 2|
|Place of birth||New Kensington, Pennsylvania|
Craig Astor was born in New Kensington, Pennsylvania. He attend Bible school in rural PA and there met his wife, Ruth. He moved to Hodgenville, KY in 1998. Since 2009 he has served as a youth minister and Realtor with Semonin Realtors in Elizabethtown.
Astor was defeated by incumbent Brett Guthrie. Astor ran in the 2012 election for the U.S. House to represent Kentucky's 2nd District. He sought election as an Libertarian candidate. He faced David Lynn Williams (D), incumbent Brett Guthrie (R), and Andrew R. Beacham (I) in the general election on November 6, 2012, and was defeated by incumbent Guthrie.
|U.S. House, Kentucky District 2 General Election, 2012|
|Democratic||David Lynn Williams||31.7%||89,541|
|Republican||Brett Guthrie Incumbent||64.3%||181,508|
|Independent||Andrew R. Beacham||2.2%||6,304|
|Source: Kentucky Board of Elections "2012 General Election Official Vote Totals"|
Astor has released several YouTube videos that outline his policy positions. The following was uploaded on May 14, 2012, and is titled "I am Not at War."
Craig Astor, "I am Not at War"
Astor and his wife, Ruth, have four children.
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