Porter Hardy Jr., 91, a Virginia Democrat...

THE BALTIMORE SUN

Porter Hardy Jr., 91, a Virginia Democrat who served in the House of Representatives for 22 years, died Wednesday in Virginia Beach, Va.

He was known for resisting the influence of powerful Virginia Sen. Harry Byrd Sr. while representing the state's 2nd District from 1947 to 1969.

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