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Cry Defiance
Lieutenant Governor of Dixie
Assumed office
September 15, 2021
Preceded byJohnGRobertsJr
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Dixie's 1st district
In office
April 15, 2021 – September 15, 2021
Preceded byJohnGRobertsJr
Succeeded byPoliticoBailey
Member of the General Assembly of Dixie from Dixie's 1st District
In office
January 22, 2021 – April 15, 2021
Preceded byPosition established
Succeeded bySerious-Anywhere-396
Personal details
Cry Defiance

(1971-02-05) February 5, 1971 (age 53)
Birmingham, Alabama, U.S.
Political partyCivics
Education Massachusetts Institute of Technology (BA)

Cry Defiance is an American politician serving as Assemblyman from Dixie's 1st District since January 2021. In March 2021, Defiance was the Civics Party nominee for Governor of Dixie, losing to Democrat Tripplyons18 in the general election.

Early Life and Career

Cry Defiance was born in Birmingham, Alabama to Bry and Elizabeth Defiance.

Dixie Assemblyman

In January of 2021, the state of Dixie was formed and Defiance was elected to the state's General Assembly, representing the 1st District. During his first term, Defiance supported fellow Civic Assemblymember JacobInAustin for Speaker of the Assembly, and generally caucused with the Democrats.

2021 Dixie gubernatorial election

In February of 2021, Defiance announced his intentions to run for Governor of Dixie. As the only declared candidate from the Civics Labor Party, Defiance was automatically the party's presumptive nominee. In March, he was defeated by Democrat Tripplyons18 in the general election.

U.S. House of Representatives

Lieutenant Governor of Dixie

Following the election of incumbent Lt. Governor JohnGRobertsJr to the U.S. Senate, Governor Tripplyons18 nominated Defiance to fill the office of Lieutenant Governor. Defiance was confirmed by the Dixie Assembly and sworn into office on September 15, 2021.

In his first directive as Lt. Governor, Defiance ordered an audit of Dixie's election systems in part as a response to technical difficulties experienced during the August 2021 federal elections.

Personal life

Defiance is a fan of the children's book series Paddington.