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Election 2020 | Legislature

Trump campaign sues Nevada over bill expanding mail-in voting for general election

August 4th, 2020 - 9:14pm
Updated August 4th, 2020 - 9:51pm
The bill, AB4, passed on party lines over the last few days and was signed into law on Monday. It specifies that in the November general election, and any others that happen in the wake of a statewide emergency or disaster directive, election officials will send all active registered voters a mail-in ballot.






Election 2020 | Legislature

Cannizzaro-led PAC gave Dem Senate leader donation from maxed-out contributors

July 23rd, 2020 - 2:00am
Updated July 23rd, 2020 - 11:42am
The law is also specific on making donations to PACs as a way to get around contribution limits, stating that it’s an illegal practice to “make a contribution to a committee for political action with the knowledge and intent that the (PAC) will contribute that money to a specific candidate which, in combination with the total contributions already made by the person for the same election, would violate the limitations on contributions.”

Election 2020 | Elections

Lee, Horsford post record fundraising numbers as Democrats outraise Republican rivals in second-quarter

July 16th, 2020 - 2:00am
The most devastating economic downturn since the Great Depression has done little to slow Nevada’s political fundraising machine as Democratic incumbents Susie Lee and Steven Horsford each reported record-setting numbers for the second quarter of 2020, according to campaign finance reports filed with the Federal Election Commission on Wednesday.






Election 2020 | Elections | IndyBlog

As presidential matchup pivots toward general, Biden campaign makes top-level hires in Nevada

June 25th, 2020 - 2:30am
With roughly 19 weeks before the general election, the campaign for former vice president and presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden named three top-level staffers in Nevada on Thursday, expanding the campaign’s state-level operation as it looks to ramp up general election efforts in a handful of key battleground states.