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>> Denise Hof is the Trump of Pahrump.>> He was well known for many reasons. Owner of the Bunny Ranch brothel, reality show star, and a Republican vying for a seat in the Nevada State Legislature. Denise Hof, a pro-Trump candidate, and America's best known pimp died on Tuesday.
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He was 72. Porn star Ron Jeremy says he found Hof dead at one of his brothels hours after they celebrated his birthday.>> This thing is such a shock, like out of nowhere. I'm looking at this guy that'd been my friend for 25 years on the bed. Stiff, cold, eyes at half-mast, is like what the heck.
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>> Hof's campaign manager says it appears he died in his sleep. In June, Hof won the nominating contest for a state assembly seat in Nevada. Despite his background as a brothel owner, he was backed by evangelical Christians. Who say that voted for for him because they believed he would clean up politics.
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His rise reflecting changes in electoral norms that have upended American politics since Trump took office.