The Green Papers: Nevada 2020 General Election
 
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Elections for Statewide offices and Congress
Primary: Tuesday 9 June 2020
General Election: Tuesday 3 November 2020
Friday 13 March 2020 - Filing Deadline - Non-Judicial Primary.
June 2020 (presumably) - Filing Deadline - Independent/Third/Minor.
Tuesday 9 June 2020 - Primary. Polling hours reportedly 7:00a-7:00p PDT (1400-0200 UTC).
Tuesday 3 November 2020 - General Election. Polling hours reportedly 7:00a-7:00p PST (1500-0300 UTC).
 
Senators:2(Electoral Classes 1 and 3)
Governor:1 
2010 Census:2,709,432 (0.87% of 309,785,186)
2012, 2016, 2020 Electoral Votes:6(1.12% of 538)
2012-2020 Representatives:4(0.92% of 435)
Capital:Carson City
 

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Nevada State and Local Government

Nevada 2020 Presidential Primaries, Caucuses, and Conventions:
Democrats   Republicans


Nevada does not permit write-ins.

The Primary is for the Republican and Democratic Parties.

If the Primary race is uncontested, the candidate advances to the General Election and does not appear on the primary ballot. [NRS 293.260(3)(a).


2020 Election from the Nevada Secretary of State.

 
           

President  4 year term, Election Cycle: 2020, 2024. Term Limit: No more than 2 4-year terms in a lifetime. Electors: 6 (Winner-take-all), How Appointed, Meeting Place, Duly Appointed Presidential Electors, List of Presidential Candidates by State, List of Presidential Candidates.
Up for election in 2020

U.S. Senate  6 year term. No Term Limit. 116th Senate  Senate Electoral Classes

Class 1 Democratic Senator  Jacklyn S. "Jacky" Rosen
First elected: 2018
Seat up for regular election: Tuesday 5 November 2024
 Candidate list (1)
  Candidate Democratic     Senator  Jacklyn S. "Jacky" Rosen
FEC S8NV00156

Class 3 Democratic Senator  Catherine Marie Cortez Masto
First elected: 2016
Seat up for regular election: Tuesday 8 November 2022

Governor  4 year term, Election Cycle: 2018, 2022. Term Limit: 2 consecutive 4-year terms, All Governors

  Democratic Governor  Stephen F. "Steve" Sisolak
First elected: 2018
Chair up for regular election: Tuesday 8 November 2022
The current Governor is unaffected by the State's term limit.

Lieutenant Governor  4 year term, Election Cycle: 2018, 2022. Term Limit: 2 consecutive 4-year terms

  Democratic Lieutenant Governor Kate Marshall
First elected: 2018
Seat up for regular election: Tuesday 8 November 2022
The current Lieutenant Governor is unaffected by the State's term limit.

116th U.S. House of Representatives  2-year term. Election Cycle 2020, 2021. No Term Limit. 116th House
Partisan Composition (primary disposition):
3 Democratic (3 Undetermined);
1 Republican (1 Undetermined)

Incumbent - 116th Congress
CD 1
Seat up for regular election
Democratic Congressman  Alice Costandina "Dina" Titus
First elected: 2012.
Previously elected to the U.S. House: 2008
Seat up for regular election: Tuesday 3 November 2020
 Candidate list (1) - 117th Congress
  Candidate Democratic     Congressman  Alice Costandina "Dina" Titus
FEC H8NV03036; 30 Sep 19; Tot $303,568; Dsb $206,177

Incumbent - 116th Congress
CD 2
Seat up for regular election
Republican Congressman  Mark Eugene Amodei
First elected in a Special Election: 13 September 2011 re: appointment of Congressman Dean Heller (Republican) to the U.S. Senate
Seat up for regular election: Tuesday 3 November 2020
 Candidate list (3) - 117th Congress
  Candidate Democratic     Clint Matthew Koble
FEC H8NV02095; 30 Sep 19; Tot $42,973; Dsb $41,951
  Candidate Republican     Congressman  Mark Eugene Amodei
FEC H2NV02395; 30 Sep 19; Tot $288,245; Dsb $334,466
  Candidate Republican     Jesse Douglas Hurley
FEC H8NV02129; 30 Sep 19; Tot $0; Dsb $0

Incumbent - 116th Congress
CD 3
Seat up for regular election
Democratic Congressman  Susan Kelley "Susie" Lee
First elected: 2018
Seat up for regular election: Tuesday 3 November 2020
 Candidate list (8) - 117th Congress
  Candidate Democratic     Richard Craig Hart
FEC H8NV03101
  Candidate Democratic     Congressman  Susan Kelley "Susie" Lee
FEC H6NV04020; 30 Sep 19; Tot $1,408,801; Dsb $337,524
  Candidate Democratic     Kenny Ortega
?
  Candidate Republican     Jay Calhoun
  Candidate Republican     Tiger Helgelien
FEC H0NV03124; 15 Oct 19; Tot $12,191; Dsb $12,191
  Candidate Republican     Dan Rodimer
FEC H0NV03132; 30 Sep 19; Tot $251,471; Dsb $38,873
  Candidate Republican     former state Treasurer Dan Schwartz
FEC H0NV03116; 30 Sep 19; Tot $264,002; Dsb $66,046
  Candidate Republican     Zachary "Zach" WalkerLieb
FEC H0NV03108; 07 Aug 19; Tot $38,419; Dsb $38,419

Incumbent - 116th Congress
CD 4
Seat up for regular election
Democratic Congressman  Steven Alexzander Horsford
First elected: 2018
Seat up for regular election: Tuesday 3 November 2020
 Candidate list (11) - 117th Congress
  Candidate Democratic     Congressman  Steven Alexzander Horsford
FEC H2NV04011; 30 Sep 19; Tot $1,092,459; Dsb $366,544
  Candidate Republican     Nye County Commissioner  Leo Blundo
FEC H0NV04064; 30 Sep 19; Tot $45,398; Dsb $17,206
  Candidate Republican     Prato Catherine
FEC H0NV04080; 30 Sep 19; Tot $29,585; Dsb $1,119
  Candidate Republican     former Assemblymember Jim Marchant
FEC H0NV04015; 30 Sep 19; Tot $176,624; Dsb $84,439
  Candidate Republican     Charles Navarro
FEC H0NV04031; 30 Sep 19; Tot $97,863; Dsb $20,876
  Candidate Republican     Samuel James "Sam" Peters
FEC H0NV04023; 30 Sep 19; Tot $138,412; Dsb $64,734
  Candidate Republican     Catherine Prato
  Candidate Republican     Randi Reed
FEC H0NV04072; 30 Sep 19; Tot $47,595; Dsb $6,678
  Candidate Republican     Lisa Song Sutton
FEC H0NV04056; 30 Sep 19; Tot $127,999; Dsb $28,967
  Candidate Republican     Rebecca Wood
  Candidate Libertarian     Jonathan Royce Esteban
FEC H0NV04049

Secretary of State  4 year term, Election Cycle: 2018, 2022. Term Limit: 2 consecutive 4-year terms

  Republican Secretary of State  Barbara K. Cegavske
First elected: 2014; re-elected: 2018.
Seat up for regular election: Tuesday 8 November 2022
The current Secretary of State is unaffected by the State's term limit.

Attorney General  4 year term, Election Cycle: 2018, 2022. Term Limit: 2 consecutive 4-year terms

  Democratic Attorney General  Aaron D. Ford
First elected: 2018
Seat up for regular election: Tuesday 8 November 2022
The current Attorney General is unaffected by the State's term limit.

Treasurer  4 year term, Election Cycle: 2018, 2022. Term Limit: 2 consecutive 4-year terms

  Democratic Treasurer  Zachary Beare "Zach" Conine
First elected: 2018
Seat up for regular election: Tuesday 8 November 2022
The current Treasurer is unaffected by the State's term limit.

Controller  4 year term, Election Cycle: 2018, 2022. Term Limit: 2 consecutive 4-year terms

  Democratic Controller  Catherine Byrne
First elected: 2018
Seat up for regular election: Tuesday 8 November 2022
The current Controller is unaffected by the State's term limit.
 

Political Parties    Parties appear in parenthesis and italics when a candidate receives the endorsement of a given Party and/or official sources indicate a candidate's association with a particular Party but only where the Party in question does not appear on the actual ballot as such.

Major Parties   Those parties which received electoral votes through winning a plurality of a state's [or the District of Columbia's] popular vote in any presidential election between 1984 and 2016. See Classification of Political parties.
  Democratic (affiliates): 10 incumbents, 7 candidates
  Republican: 2 incumbents, 16 candidates
Major Third Parties   Any Party, other than a Major Party, receiving a minimum of 15/100ths of 1 percent of the nationwide popular vote in any presidential election between 1984 and 2016. See Classification of Political parties.
  Green (affiliates)
  Libertarian: 1 candidate
Other Third Parties
  Independent American (affiliate of Constitution)
  Justice Party
  Right to Life
  Unity
 
Candidates running under the banner of more than one party are counted towards each party's total. A candidate who has lost a primary or is apparently no longer a candidate is not counted.

Notes

Candidates for office appear on this page in italics where 'The Green Papers' does not yet have independent confirmation from a legal election authority that the person has been officially certified to appear on the ballot.

Primary dates marked "presumably" and polling times marked "reportedly" are based on unofficial or estimated data (especially as regards local variations from a jurisdictionwide statutory and/or regulatory standard) and are, thereby, subject to change.

"FEC" indicates the Federal Election Commission (FEC) Campaign Finance Summary.

When available, we post each candidate's FEC identification number, the date of their most recently filed Report of Receipts and Disbursements, their "Tot" [Total Receipts (contributions received or what came in: FEC Form 3, Line 16, Column B)] and their "Dsb" [Total Disbursements (expenditures or what was spent: FEC Form 3, Line 23, Column B)]. A link is provided to the Federal Election Commission's Summary Report for those who might wish to explore the details.

If a candidate raises or spends $5,000 or less, he or she is not subject to FEC reporting requirements.


Links Links to other web sites

Constitution   Links to State Constitutions
  http://www.leg.state.nv.us/Const/NVConst.html
Election Authority
  Clark County Election Department
  Nevada Secretary of State
  Nevada Secretary of State - Silver State Election
Legislature   Links to State Legislatures
  Nevada Assembly
  Nevada Legislature
  Nevada Senate
Democratic
  Nevada Democratic Party
Republican
  Nevada Republican Party
Third Party
  Justice Party of Nevada
  Libertarian Party of Nevada
  Nevada Green Party
  Nevada Right to Life
  The Independent American Party of Nevada Note: The Independent American Party of Nevada is an affiliate of the Constitution Party and is has no ties to the national Independent American Party.
  The Unity Party of Nevada
Media & others
  KNPR - Nevada Public Radio - Las Vegas
  KOLO-TV - ABC - Reno
  KRNV-TV - NBC - Reno
  KRXI-TV 11 (FOX - Reno)
  KTNV TV - ABC - Las Vegas
  KVVU-TV - FOX - Henderson - Las Vegas
  Las Vegas Sun
  Muth's Truths - Las Vegas
  Politics1.com - Nevada
  Reno Gazette-Journal
  The Nevada Independent - Las Vegas

 


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