CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — More Nevadans registered as Republicans last month than Democrats, according to numbers released by the state elections office Monday.
LAS VEGAS (AP) — About 6,700 ballots were not counted in this month's Nevada the primary election after officials could not match signatures on the ballots, according to the Nevada Secretary of...
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Nevada is attempting a high-wire act of holding its first-ever election almost entirely by mail while accommodating a new law allowing voters to register at the polls and trying...
RENO, Nev. (AP) — A federal judge has put off until next month any decisions about the legality of the temporary rules for next week’s primary election in Nevada. That means any further rulings on...
CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — Nevada Republicans out-registered Democrats for the second month in a row, according to the secretary of state's office.
LAS VEGAS (AP) — The Nevada Republican Party and Republican National Committee are suing Clark County officials for public records related to the June primary election.
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Nevada Republicans gained more registered voters in April than Democrats did, according to new data released by the secretary of state's office.
RENO, Nev. (AP) — Nevada’s statewide primary is scheduled in June. But what that looks like in a pandemic and how voters cast ballots may be decided in the courts.
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Republicans on Wednesday sought to intervene in a lawsuit that Democrats have filed against Nevada's Secretary of State over plans for the June primary election.
Nevada Democrats on Thursday sued to force Nevada to expand in-person voting and be more permissive about how absentee ballots are returned during its June 9 primary that will be held during the...
CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — Nevada’s state forestry chief got belated approval for spending $2.3 million to buy 10 large wildfire crew transport trucks, after acknowledging she didn't obtain proper...
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Nevada Democrats say the state's plan to conduct its June primary almost entirely by mail because of the coronavirus could make it difficult for people to vote or have their...
LAS VEGAS (AP) — More than 20,000 people registered to vote in March, but the rate of people signing up to vote slowed at the end of the month when state Department of Motor Vehicles offices...
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Nevada election officials are seeking to conduct a June primary election almost entirely by mail, canceling most in-person voting out because of the coronavirus.
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Nevada saw a spike in registered voters in January, a jump that Secretary of State Barbara Cegavske said is the result of a new law that automatically registered someone to vote...
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Nearly 9,000 Nevadans registered to vote in November, slightly increasing statewide voter rolls that have more than 1.5 million people.
CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — New voter registration numbers show Democrats made slight gains in Nevada last month, maintaining their edge over Republicans.
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Nevada's secretary of state says there has been a slight bump in the number of registered voters.
Barbara Cegavske's office announced that 8,683 more voters registered in...
RENO, Nev. (AP) — Nevada's attorney general is recommending approval of a $25 million settlement with homeowners and others who sought more than $300 million in damages from the state after a...
CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — The number of registered voters in Nevada grew slightly in April.
Nevada Secretary of State Barbara Cegavske's office on Wednesday announced it recorded about 9,400...
CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — Nevada's Secretary of State Barbara Cegavske says the number of registered voters in the state grew in January by less than 1 percent.
Cegavske's office announced Friday that 7,754 more voters were enrolled last month than in December 2018.
Overall there are almost 1.6 million active, registered voters in the state.
LAS VEGAS (AP) — The Nevada Supreme Court plans oral arguments next month on the lingering question of whether voters can have their signatures removed from petitions submitted in a state recall bid.
The seven justices are scheduled Feb. 5 in Carson City to hear an appeal arising from a failed Republican-backed attempt last year to recall Democratic state Sens. Nicole Cannizzaro and Joyce Woodhouse.
LAS VEGAS (AP) — The Nevada Secretary of State's office says Nevada's voter registration numbers dropped by about 3,700 last month when voters were moved to inactive status.
Secretary of State Barbara Cegavske said Thursday that Nevada has 1,582,293 million active registered voters. About 38 percent are Democrats and 33 percent are Republican. Nonpartisans make up 22 percent.
Cegavske says the voters were moved to inactive status as part of routine list maintenance.
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Former Assemblyman Nelson Araujo will be working for Nevada's new Sen.-elect Jacky Rosen.
The Las Vegas Review-Journal reported Wednesday that Araujo will serve as the Democrat's state director.
Araujo was first elected to the state Legislature in 2014. He lost a race this year for secretary of state to incumbent Republican Barbara Cegavske.
CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — Nevada's top election official is reporting a new high in voter registration statewide, with an uptick in declared Democrats turning the state a little more blue.
Secretary of State Barbara Cegavske (seg-AHV'-skee) said Tuesday that 25,000 people registered to vote from mid-October to the end of November, bringing the overall statewide voter registration total to nearly 1.6 million.
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Final election results Tuesday confirmed a Democratic sweep of almost all statewide offices, taking control of the governor's office for the first time in two decades and flipping seats in the offices of lieutenant governor, attorney general, treasurer and controller.
Republican Secretary of State Barbara Cegavske, who presented the final results to the Nevada Supreme Court for a canvass of the votes Tuesday, was the only Republican to win statewide.
CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — The Nevada Secretary of State reports nearly 42,000 people registered to vote in in October, setting a new record for active registered voters in the state.
Secretary of State Barbara Cegavske's office reported over the weekend that 1,560,928 Nevadans were active, registered voters in time for the November midterm elections.
Democrats make up 38 percent of those voters, Republicans are 34 percent and nonpartisans are 22 percent.
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Nevada Democrats have filed an election complaint with Nevada Secretary of State Barbara Cegavske's office alleging that Cegavske violated state election laws by failing to disclose who paid for her campaign television ad.
The complaint filed with Cegavske's office Wednesday also says Cegavske's ad did not include a required message stating that the candidate had approved the ad.
LAS VEGAS (AP) — More than 26,000 people registered to vote in Nevada last month, the biggest increase so far this year.
Nevada Secretary of State Barbara Cegavske's office announced Tuesday that there are nearly 1.5 million active, registered voters in the state following August voter registration drives.
Democrats grew their numbers by about 1.7 percent and make up about 38 percent of Nevada's registered voters.
LAS VEGAS (AP) — The number of registered voters increased slightly last month as political parties and activists on the left and right work to boost their numbers ahead of this year's midterm elections.
Nevada Secretary of State Barbara Cegavske reported Wednesday that there were about 5,400 more voters added to the rolls in July.
There are about 1.5 million voters registered in the state.
LAS VEGAS (AP) — The Nevada Secretary of State's Office says it is closing an investigation into six people who voted twice during the June primary election after finding that they did not intentionally cast two ballots.
Secretary of State Barbara Cegavske announced Tuesday that five of the six voters initially cast ballots during a two-week early voting period and then voted again on Election Day after forgetting they had already voted.
CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — Nevada voters will be asked this fall if the state should require renewable energy production to increase faster than the current pace.
Secretary of State Barbara Cegavske (seg-AHV'-skee) announced that the Renewable Energy Promotion Initiative will be Question 6 on the November ballot.
She says Nevadans for a Clean Energy Future submitted more than the required 112,500 signatures from registered voters statewide.
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Former Vice President Joe Biden has endorsed Democrat Nelson Araujo for Nevada secretary of state.
Araujo's campaign made the announcement Tuesday morning.
Biden says in a statement that Araujo protected small businesses and first responders as a member of the Nevada Assembly and will defend the right to free and fair elections as secretary of state.
LAS VEGAS (AP) — More than 15,000 Nevadans registered to vote in May, bringing to 1.44 million the number of active voters eligible to cast ballots in upcoming primary elections, the state's top election official said Friday.
The number of active registered voters at the close of registration for the June 12 vote was up 11.4 percent from the nearly 1.3 million registered before 2016 primary elections, Secretary of State Barbara Cegavske said.
LAS VEGAS (AP) — The number of active registered voters in Nevada grew slightly last month as Democrats and Republicans work to grow their numbers ahead of this year's midterm elections.
Nevada Secretary of State Barbara Cegavske announced Tuesday that about 5,300 more Democrats and 2,800 more Republicans were registered to vote in April.
There were also about 3,800 nonpartisan voters who registered last month.
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Nevada elections officials say campaigns to recall two Democratic state lawmakers have fallen short of the required number of voter signatures, curtailing a controversial effort to give Republicans control of the state Senate.
Nevada Senate Democrats cheered Monday the end of an effort they billed as "an incredible waste of time, taxpayer money and public resources."
CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — More than 63,000 people whose names were moved last month from active to inactive status on Nevada voter registration rolls can still vote, a top state elections official said Thursday.
Most probably moved without updating their voter registration address, said Wayne Thorley, deputy elections official to Secretary of State Barbara Cegavske.
CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — The Latest on the removal of 63,000 names from an active to inactive voter lists in Nevada, a total of about 4 percent (all times local):
An aide to Nevada's top election official says the 63,000 names moved from active voter lists last month to inactive status can still vote.
Deputy Secretary of State for Elections Wayne Thorley says they weren't dropped from voter rolls.
CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — Nevada officials have allocated $450,000 for a new veterans' memorial at the state Capitol complex.
Gov. Brian Sandoval, Attorney General Adam Laxalt and Secretary of State Barbara Cegavske (seg-AHV'-skee), acting as the state Board of Examiners, approved funds Tuesday for the Battle Born Memorial to Nevada's Fallen Warriors.
Plans call for the memorial to feature the names of Nevada service members who died as part of its structural elements.
CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — Nevada Secretary of State Barbara Cegavske (suh-GAV'-skee) is running for re-election.
The Las Vegas Republican who previously served more than 15 years in the state Legislature announced her bid Monday for a second, four-year term in 2018.
Cegavske said in a statement her priorities include modernizing business registration and licensing processes. She says she also wants to continue to work with state and local officials to ensure the integrity of Nevada's elections.
LAS VEGAS (AP) — A two-term Nevada state lawmaker from Las Vegas says he'll run as a Democrat next year against the incumbent Republican secretary of state.
Assemblyman Nelson Araujo (ah-RAU'-hoh) made the announcement Monday in a statement pointing to national political battles over voter identification and access.
Araujo quickly followed with endorsements from party leaders including former U.S. Sen. Harry Reid and current Sen. Catherine Cortez Masto.
CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — Nevada's top election official said Friday the state will provide public voter data requested by a White House commission that is investigating claims of voter fraud in the 2016 election, but it will not turn over voters' confidential information.
Secretary of State Barbara Cegavske said she has directed her office to cooperate with President Donald Trump's Presidential Advisory Commission on Election Integrity.
CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — Nevada's Republican secretary of state says three people who had not obtained citizenship by the 2016 election participated unlawfully in November.
They are at the center of Secretary of State Barbara Cegavske's ongoing probe into voter fraud. She has said some state employees may have inadvertently registered green card holders to vote.
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Nevada's secretary of state has launched a voter fraud investigation, claiming the Department of Motor Vehicles may have inadvertently added a number of people to the voter rolls who were not citizens in the last presidential election.
Nevada Secretary of State Barbara Cegavske made the announcement in a letter Friday evening to the state DMV director, Terri Albertson.
LAS VEGAS (AP) — The Nevada Democratic Party has chosen a sitting state legislator as its new chairperson.
Assemblyman William McCurdy, D-Las Vegas, was picked Saturday at the Central Committee meeting.
Officials say the 28-year-old McCurdy is the youngest chairperson in the party's modern history.
LAS VEGAS (AP) — A 55-year-old Las Vegas man was arrested on felony charges that he submitted false signatures to try to qualify Green Party presidential candidate Jill Stein for the November ballot, authorities said.
Renaldo Johnson was in jail Monday on $75,000 bail following his arrest Friday in a December indictment. He is charged with petition misconduct, unlawful use of personal information and perjury, Nevada Secretary of State Barbara Cegavske said.
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Nevada's governor and top state election official said Wednesday they know of no evidence that anyone voted illegally last November.
Republican Gov. Brian Sandoval told reporters at a National Governor's Association meeting in Washington, D.C., that he was unaware of any illegally cast ballots in Nevada during last year's presidential election.
CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — The Department of Taxation could soon receive nearly $890,000 for startup costs needed to begin regulating and taxing Nevada's new recreational marijuana industry.
CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — Nevada tax officials are seeking a nearly $900,000 loan to hire four officers to create regulations for the newly passed recreational marijuana law.
A state Department of Taxation request to tap funds from an Interim Finance Contingency Account will be considered Tuesday by the three-member state Board of Examiners, the Las Vegas Review-Journal reported (http://bit.ly/2j9oCEF ).
CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — The Latest on Nevada's Electoral College vote to certify the winner of the state's presidential contest (all times local):
Nevada's six Democratic presidential electors have cast their ballots for Hillary Clinton and Tim Kaine in accordance with state law.