Jesse Kelly


  • NameJesse Kelly
  • Party Affiliationrepublican
  • Start TimeMarch 27, 2012 2012-03-27T13:37:00-0700


Kelly works as a project manager for the family construction business. Prior to joining the family business, Jesse served in the United States Marine Corps. During his four years in the military, he led a squad in the Mortar Section of the 1st Battalion, 7th Marines and participated in Operation Iraqi Freedom. He lost to Democrat Gabrielle Giffords in the 2010 election for Arizona's 8th Congressional District seat.


Race District Election Year Election Level Election Type Win
CD 8 Republican primary Arizona 8th Congressional District 2012 National Primary
CD 8 Special Election Arizona 8th Congressional District 2012 National Special