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Official General Election Results
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State Races

United States Senator
(34 out of 34 Precincts Reporting)
[6 Year Term] [Vote For 1]
Candidate  % of Vote Total Votes
CARTER, JACK   DEM 36.28% 4,294
ENSIGN, JOHN   REP 57.91% 6,855
SCHUMANN, DAVID K.   IAP 3.29% 390
TRAINOR, BRENDAN   LIB 0.95% 112
NONE OF THESE CANDIDATES   1.57% 186


U.S. Representative in Congress, District 2
(34 out of 34 Precincts Reporting)
[2 Year Term] [Vote For 1]
Candidate  % of Vote Total Votes
DERBY, JILL   DEM 40.68% 4,695
HELLER, DEAN   REP 50.88% 5,873
KROSHUS, JAMES C.   IAP 4.68% 540
ROSEN, DANIEL   IND 3.76% 434


Governor
(33 out of 33 Precincts Reporting)
[4 Year Term] [Vote For 1]
Candidate  % of Vote Total Votes
BERGLAND, CRAIG O.   GRN 1.03% 122
GIBBONS, JIM   REP 50.24% 5,950
HANSEN, CHRISTOPHER H.   IAP 7.13% 844
TITUS, DINA   DEM 37.54% 4,446
NONE OF THESE CANDIDATES   4.05% 480


Lieutenant Governor
(33 out of 33 Precincts Reporting)
[4 Year Term] [Vote For 1]
Candidate  % of Vote Total Votes
JEFFERSON, THOMAS   IAP 9.08% 1,066
KROLICKI, BRIAN   REP 51.13% 6,002
UNGER, ROBERT "BOB"   DEM 35.15% 4,126
NONE OF THESE CANDIDATES   4.63% 544


Secretary Of State
(33 out of 33 Precincts Reporting)
[4 Year Term] [Vote For 1]
Candidate  % of Vote Total Votes
HANSEN, JANINE   IAP 11.05% 1,283
MILLER, ROSS   DEM 38.75% 4,497
TARKANIAN, DANNY   REP 45.72% 5,306
NONE OF THESE CANDIDATES   4.48% 520


State Treasurer
(33 out of 33 Precincts Reporting)
[4 Year Term] [Vote For 1]
Candidate  % of Vote Total Votes
ANDREWS, MARK   IAP 10.11% 1,188
DESTEFANO, MARK   REP 44.15% 5,185
MARSHALL, KATE   DEM 39.51% 4,641
NONE OF THESE CANDIDATES   6.22% 731


State Controller
(33 out of 33 Precincts Reporting)
[4 Year Term] [Vote For 1]
Candidate  % of Vote Total Votes
FITZGIBBONS, FLOYD   IAP 10.32% 1,208
MARTIN, STEVE   REP 44.78% 5,243
WALLIN, KIM   DEM 38.05% 4,455
NONE OF THESE CANDIDATES   6.86% 803


Attorney General
(33 out of 33 Precincts Reporting)
[4 Year Term] [Vote For 1]
Candidate  % of Vote Total Votes
CHAIREZ, DON   REP 43.40% 5,100
CORTEZ MASTO, CATHERINE   DEM 47.57% 5,591
NONE OF THESE CANDIDATES   9.03% 1,061


State Assembly, District 36
(33 out of 33 Precincts Reporting)
[2 Year Term] [Vote For 1]
Candidate  % of Vote Total Votes
GOEDHART, ED   REP 50.99% 5,964
HOLMGREN, DAVID G.   IAP 8.93% 1,044
MURRAY, LAURAYNE   DEM 40.09% 4,689


Supreme Court Justice, Seat C
(33 out of 33 Precincts Reporting)
[6 Year Term] [Vote For 1]
Candidate  % of Vote Total Votes
CHERRY, MICHAEL A.   NP 69.31% 7,475
NONE OF THESE CANDIDATES   30.69% 3,310


Supreme Court Justice, Seat F
(33 out of 33 Precincts Reporting)
[6 Year Term] [Vote For 1]
Candidate  % of Vote Total Votes
DOUGLAS, MICHAEL L.   NP 36.96% 4,186
STEEL, CYNTHIA "DIANNE"   NP 42.91% 4,860
NONE OF THESE CANDIDATES   20.12% 2,279


Supreme Court Justice, Seat G
(33 out of 33 Precincts Reporting)
[6 Year Term] [Vote For 1]
Candidate  % of Vote Total Votes
BECKER, NANCY   NP 35.52% 4,070
SAITTA, NANCY M.   NP 45.23% 5,183
NONE OF THESE CANDIDATES   19.24% 2,205


Nye Races

COUNTY ASSESSOR
(33 out of 33 Precincts Reporting)
[4 Year Term] [Vote For 1]
Candidate  % of Vote Total Votes
MUSSELMAN, SANDRA M.   DEM 100.00% 9,600


COUNTY CLERK
(33 out of 33 Precincts Reporting)
[4 Year Term] [Vote For 1]
Candidate  % of Vote Total Votes
MERLINO, SANDRA "SAM"   REP 100.00% 9,544


DISTRICT ATTORNEY
(33 out of 33 Precincts Reporting)
[4 Year Term] [Vote For 1]
Candidate  % of Vote Total Votes
BECKETT, BOB   REP 100.00% 9,371


PUBLIC ADMINISTRATOR
(33 out of 33 Precincts Reporting)
[4 Year Term] [Vote For 1]
Candidate  % of Vote Total Votes
JONES, ROBERT "BOB"   REP 59.34% 6,596
STEM, HALINDA   DEM 40.66% 4,520


COUNTY RECORDER
(33 out of 33 Precincts Reporting)
[4 Year Term] [Vote For 1]
Candidate  % of Vote Total Votes
FOSTER, BYRON   REP 53.55% 6,086
PATE, THERESA A.   DEM 46.45% 5,280


COUNTY TREASURER
(33 out of 33 Precincts Reporting)
[4 Year Term] [Vote For 1]
Candidate  % of Vote Total Votes
BUDAHL, GARY S.   DEM 53.67% 6,114
KRIEGH, B. LANCE   REP 46.33% 5,278


County Commissioner District IV
(4 out of 4 Precincts Reporting)
[4 Year Term] [Vote For 1]
Candidate  % of Vote Total Votes
ANZALONE, CHARLIE   DEM 38.16% 949
BORASKY, ANDREW "BUTCH"   REP 61.84% 1,538


County Commissioner District V
(5 out of 5 Precincts Reporting)
[4 Year Term] [Vote For 1]
Candidate  % of Vote Total Votes
BEARSS, JAN   DEM 31.66% 831
LIAKOPOULOS, PETER G.   REP 36.50% 958
SCHINHOFEN, DAN   IND 31.85% 836


School Board Trustee Area I
(12 out of 12 Precincts Reporting)
[4 Year Term] [Vote For 1]
Candidate  % of Vote Total Votes
FLOTO, DENNIS L.   NP 49.03% 635
FORSGREN, EDNA JEAN   NP 50.97% 660


School Board Trustee Area III
(3 out of 3 Precincts Reporting)
[4 Year Term] [Vote For 1]
Candidate  % of Vote Total Votes
FLOYD, MIKE   NP 60.74% 967
WESCOATT, DEBORAH   NP 39.26% 625


School Board Trustee Area VI
(3 out of 3 Precincts Reporting)
[2 Year Term] [Vote For 1]
Two Year Unexpired Term
Candidate  % of Vote Total Votes
BURTON-AVERY, JEWELL   NP 45.65% 672
TOKERUD, HAROLD   NP 54.35% 800


County Sheriff - NYE
(33 out of 33 Precincts Reporting)
[4 Year Term] [Vote For 1]
Candidate  % of Vote Total Votes
DEMEO, TONY   NP 66.65% 7,707
LIESEKE, JR., WADE A.   NP 33.35% 3,857


Justice of the Peace BEATTY
(4 out of 4 Precincts Reporting)
[6 Year Term] [Vote For 1]
Candidate  % of Vote Total Votes
HUNT, BRADLEY LYLE   NP 31.71% 202
SULLIVAN, GUS   NP 68.29% 435


Justice of the Peace PAHRUMP
(17 out of 17 Precincts Reporting)
[6 Year Term] [Vote For 1]
Candidate  % of Vote Total Votes
BRISEBILL, TINA   NP 54.24% 4,979
JASPERSON, KENT   NP 45.76% 4,201


PAHRUMP TOWN Board
(17 out of 17 Precincts Reporting)
[2 Year Term] [Vote For 1]
Two Year Unexpired Term
Candidate  % of Vote Total Votes
RUST, DON   NP 62.47% 5,133
TOLER, BILLY R.   NP 37.53% 3,084


PAHRUMP TOWN Board
(17 out of 17 Precincts Reporting)
[4 Year Term] [Vote For 3]
Candidate  % of Vote Total Votes
BRAUNER, KURT   NP 23.24% 4,572
MCDONALD, JOHN T.   NP 27.79% 5,466
SHUPP, NICOLE D.   NP 24.90% 4,898
SPROUSE, DAN   NP 24.07% 4,735


TONOPAH TOWN Board
(4 out of 4 Precincts Reporting)
[4 Year Term] [Vote For 2]
Candidate  % of Vote Total Votes
GALLAGHER, RAYMOND F.   NP 37.28% 494
MARSHALL, LARRY B.   NP 27.02% 358
RIVERO, TERRY   NP 35.70% 473


Statewide Issues

STATE QUESTION NO. 1
(33 out of 33 Precincts Reporting)
Shall the Nevada Constitution be amended to require the Nevada Legislature to fund the operation of the public schools for kindergarten through grade 12 before funding any other part of the state budget for the next biennium?
% of
Vote
Total
Votes
Yes 51.17% 5,956
No 48.83% 5,683

STATE QUESTION NO. 2
(33 out of 33 Precincts Reporting)
Shall Article 1 of the Nevada Constitution be amended in order: to provide that the transfer of property from one private party to another private party is not considered a public use; to provide that property taken for a public use must be valued at its highest and best use; to provide that fair market value in eminent domain proceedings be defined as the "highest price the property would bring on the open market;" and to make certain other changes related to eminent domain proceedings?
% of
Vote
Total
Votes
Yes 69.07% 7,942
No 30.93% 3,556

STATE QUESTION NO. 3
(0 out of 33 Precincts Reporting)
Question Number 3 was removed from the ballot by the Nevada Supreme Court in Nevadans for Nevada et al. v. Beers et al., 122 Nev. Adv. Op. 80 (Sept. 8, 2006).

STATE QUESTION NO. 4
(33 out of 33 Precincts Reporting)
Shall Chapter 202 of the Nevada Revised Statutes be amended in order to prohibit smoking tobacco in certain public places, except all areas of casinos, gaming areas within establishments holding gaming licenses, bars and certain other locations?
% of
Vote
Total
Votes
Yes 48.00% 5,617
No 52.00% 6,086

STATE QUESTION NO. 5
(33 out of 33 Precincts Reporting)
Shall Chapter 202 of the Nevada Revised Statutes be amended in order to prohibit smoking tobacco in certain public places, in all bars with a food-handling license, but excluding gaming areas of casinos and certain other locations?
% of
Vote
Total
Votes
Yes 46.19% 5,430
No 53.81% 6,325

STATE QUESTION NO. 6
(33 out of 33 Precincts Reporting)
Shall the Nevada Constitution be amended to raise the minimum wage paid to employees?
% of
Vote
Total
Votes
Yes 70.24% 8,246
No 29.76% 3,494

STATE QUESTION NO. 7
(33 out of 33 Precincts Reporting)
Shall Titles 32, 40 and 43 of the Nevada Revised Statutes be amended in order to allow and regulate the sale, use and possession of one ounce or less of marijuana by persons at least 21 years of age, impose licensing requirements on marijuana retailers and wholesalers, allow for the sale of marijuana by licensed marijuana retailers and wholesalers, impose taxes and restrictions on the wholesale and retail sale of marijuana, and to increase the criminal penalties for causing death or substantial bodily harm when driving while under the influence of drugs or alcohol?
% of
Vote
Total
Votes
Yes 43.45% 5,088
No 56.55% 6,622

STATE QUESTION NO. 8
(33 out of 33 Precincts Reporting)
Shall the Sales and Use Tax Act of 1955 be amended to exempt from the tax the value of any used vehicle taken in trade on the purchase of another vehicle and the value of farm machinery and equipment?
% of
Vote
Total
Votes
Yes 69.87% 8,046
No 30.13% 3,470

STATE QUESTION NO. 9
(33 out of 33 Precincts Reporting)
Shall the Nevada Constitution be amended to provide for the election of certain members of the Board of Regents of the University of Nevada and for the gubernatorial appointment of certain members, and to specify the number and terms of the members?
% of
Vote
Total
Votes
Yes 47.31% 5,319
No 52.69% 5,925

STATE QUESTION NO. 10
(33 out of 33 Precincts Reporting)
Shall the Nevada Constitution be amended to change the provisions regarding special sessions of the Legislature to provide that a special session may be convened by a petition signed by two-thirds of the Legislature of each house; to limit the duration of special sessions of the Legislature to 20 calendar days; and to limit the matters which may be considered during a special session?
% of
Vote
Total
Votes
Yes 47.03% 5,338
No 52.97% 6,013

STATE QUESTION NO. 11
(33 out of 33 Precincts Reporting)
Shall the Nevada Constitution be amended to provide for the payment of compensation to members of the Nevada Legislature for each day of service during regular and special sessions and to provide for the payment of reasonable allowances to legislators for postage, newspapers, telecommunications, and stationery?
% of
Vote
Total
Votes
Yes 23.78% 2,729
No 76.22% 8,745

Nye Issues

Nye County Question #1
(33 out of 33 Precincts Reporting)
Shall Nye County School District be authorized to issue general obligation school bonds to finance the acquisition, construction, improvement and equipping of school facilities. District projections at the time the bonds are issued must indicate that issuance of the bonds will not result in an increase of the existing school bond property tax rate of 58.5 cents per $100 of assessed value. If approved this authorization will expire November 7, 2016.
% of
Vote
Total
Votes
Yes 55.64% 6,399
No 44.36% 5,101

Nye County Question #2
(33 out of 33 Precincts Reporting)
This question is advisory only: Do you support an increase in the sales and use tax in Nye County of 1/2 of 1%, with 1/4 of 1% being used to support fire departments, and 1/4 of 1% being used to support police services, for the purpose of hiring and equipping more public safety and support personnel, improving and equipping existing public safety facilities, and constructing and equipping new public safety facilities where needed?
% of
Vote
Total
Votes
Yes 50.08% 5,806
No 49.92% 5,788