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Clark County Commission swears in Ross Miller as opponent takes challenge to Supreme Court

Clark County Government Center
January 4th, 2021 - 3:57pm
The commission voted to certify the recount’s results on Dec. 15. Anthony’s lawsuit for a new Clark County Commission election was rejected by a judge on Christmas Eve, but Anthony filed a notice on Monday with the Nevada Supreme Court to appeal the District Court’s decision denying his request.

Judge rejects request for new Clark County Commission election sought by Stavros Anthony amid narrow loss to Ross Miller

December 24th, 2020 - 11:35am
Judge Elizabeth Gonzalez denied the motion in a brief order on Thursday, writing that she could not apply a state law allowing for new elections owing to the loss or destruction of ballots in this case because “the election was not prevented.”

Clark County Commission votes to certify recount results, 15-vote victory for Democrat Ross Miller

December 15th, 2020 - 1:38pm
The Clark County Commission voted Tuesday to certify the results in the recount for the District C race, which resulted in a 15-vote victory for Democrat Ross Miller.

Evictions proceed apace on eve of new moratorium, county commission scrutiny

December 14th, 2020 - 8:37pm
While Gov. Steve Sisolak previously said a federal eviction moratorium would serve as a safety net when the state-level protections lapsed, it has proved to be quite a porous one. He said his advisers encouraged him to implement one again to prevent thousands of people from ending up on the streets or in crowded living conditions just as the state experiences its worst COVID-19 transmission levels to date.

Recount reaffirms, widens Ross Miller’s narrow victory in Clark County Commission race

December 11th, 2020 - 4:35pm
Clark County on Friday finished a five-day recount of more than 153,000 ballots that reinforced Democrat Ross Miller’s commission victory, with his lead over Republican Stavros Anthony increasing from 10 votes to 30.

Investigation of library’s ‘Black Lives Matter’ statement finds librarian did not violate policy; report says increased communication necessary

December 11th, 2020 - 2:00am
Estimates for the cost of the investigation range from $20,000 to $30,000. Though the county did not immediately answer inquiries about the final bill from the attorneys, the two entities were authorized to spend up to $40,000.

The Indy Explains: Clark County begins five-day recount process in race determined by 10 votes

December 8th, 2020 - 2:00am
Clark County Election Department staff were on site bright and early at 5 a.m. on Monday to start a recount for the District C seat on the county commission — a process that election staff expect to take five days and that cost losing candidate Stavros Anthony nearly $80,000.

Officials say camp cleanups needed to protect homeless and environment, but advocates call for broader solutions

December 6th, 2020 - 2:00am
Amid a global pandemic and an unforgiving job market that’s spurring housing insecurity, Nevada's decision makers are grappling with ways to balance concerns that homeless individuals are creating safety and sanitation problems, with the reality that there are not enough resources to protect unsheltered populations from the harsh elements of the environment.

Republican Stavros Anthony files for recount in Clark County Commission race he lost by 10 votes

December 3rd, 2020 - 7:19pm
Republican Stavros Anthony filed for a recount Thursday in the race for the District C seat on the Clark County Commission, hoping for a different result in a race he lost by 10 votes to opponent Ross Miller.

As remote learning continues, City of Las Vegas to create wireless network with six-figure grant

December 2nd, 2020 - 10:34am
The City of Las Vegas has received a $950,000 grant that will be put toward improving internet connectivity for students amid remote learning.

Clark County certifies Democrat Ross Miller’s 10-vote victory in commission race

December 1st, 2020 - 1:19pm
The Clark County Commission voted unanimously Tuesday to certify the results of the general election for the District C race, affirming Democrat Ross Miller as the race’s winner with a 10-vote margin of victory in a district where more than 150,000 ballots were cast.

Reno council race decided by 82 votes as ward becomes central to questions of preservation, development

December 1st, 2020 - 2:00am
Supporters heralded the Ward 1 election results as a victory for independence and accountability on a council they say often acts in concert with special interests, but critics bemoaned the results as maintaining a combative presence on the council that could hinder needed development and growth.

Commission candidate’s motion to stop vote certification in District C race denied

November 30th, 2020 - 2:39pm
A judge in Clark County has denied Republican candidate Stavros Anthony’s motion for a preliminary injunction to prevent the County Commission from reconsidering certifying results in the District C race.

Commission candidate asks court to stop Clark County Commission from certifying 10-vote victory in District C

November 25th, 2020 - 2:35pm
Republican candidate Stavros Anthony filed a motion with the Clark County District Court on Wednesday seeking to prevent the Clark County Commission from canvassing the votes in the District C election and from reconsidering the decision not to certify those results at its Tuesday meeting.

Special election plans on hold in Clark County Commission race decided by 10 votes

November 20th, 2020 - 4:11pm
Judge Elizabeth Gonzalez heard from both parties involved in Democrat Ross Miller’s lawsuit against Clark County on Friday to determine what is needed as evidence in the case and to set a date for the next hearing.

Democratic candidate sues Clark County after commission declines to certify his 10-vote victory, instead pursues special election

November 17th, 2020 - 7:15pm
Democratic candidate Ross Miller has filed a lawsuit over the Clark County Commission’s decision not to certify the results of the election for the District C seat on the board — a race he initially won by 10 votes out of more than 150,000 cast.

Clark County calls for re-vote in commission race decided by 10 ballots; discrepancies outnumber victory margin

November 16th, 2020 - 4:02pm
Clark County commissioners have certified all the results of the general election — except in the race for the commission seat representing District C, where ballot discrepancies outnumber Democrat Ross Miller’s 10-vote victory and a special election will be held.

Miller comes out on top in competitive race, winning seat on Clark County Commission by 10 votes

November 14th, 2020 - 11:08am
Democrat Ross Miller has been declared the winner in a contentious and exceedingly close race for the open District C seat on the powerful Clark County Commission, but Republican Stavros Anthony has indicated a recount may be coming.

Clark County Commission seat and Reno Council seat too close to call; other local races have clearer outcomes

November 4th, 2020 - 2:37pm
Though candidates for the presidential race and several major state races are neck and neck as of Wednesday, most local candidates have been able to relish a clear victory or hang their head in a loss.

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