Former Arizona legislator Russell Pearce has resigned a top leadership position in the state Republican Party following backlash to remarks advocating mandatory contraception or sterilization for people on Medicaid.
Normally a lieutenant governor’s race doesn’t draw much attention. But Nevada insiders are captivated by the contest between Republican State Sen. Mark Hutchison and Democratic Assemblywoman Lucy Flores.
Las Vegas has withdrawn its bid to host the 2016 Republican National Convention.
Nevada Republicans pushed ahead Saturday with identifying GOP candidates they believe deserve the party’s backing in the upcoming primary election — even if their opponent is a fellow Republican. The delegates cast secret ballots on the endorsements the same day the newly approved effort drew bitter divisions at the state party’s convention in Las Vegas.
Nevada’s Republican Party is gathering for its convention, but the state’s top elected GOP official won’t be there.
Nevada Republicans are gathering for their party convention in Las Vegas this weekend.
Unlike some other states where Republicans used their gains in statewide elections to seize control of the redistricting process after the 2010 census, the re-drawing of Nevada’s voting districts was done by a court-appointed panel and overseen by a judge.
If you want to run for public office, today is the deadline to file the paperwork.
Las Vegas is a step closer to hosting the 2016 Republican National Convention.
Political parties in Nevada saw slight increases in voter registration numbers in January.