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Tuesday Primary to decide Senate, congressional candidates

Tuesday Primary to decide Senate, congressional candidates

Polls are open Tuesday from 6 a.m.to 7 p.m. Photo identification will be required.

A statewide primary will decide the Republican nominee for the U.S. Senate.

This is Tarkanian's third congressional bid since 2012.

With both party primaries set for Tuesday, strong Democratic candidates are expected to emerge to challenge almost every major statewide office now held by Nevada Republicans, offering Democrats their best shot in years to seize political control over the state.

Rosen is a former computer programmer, software designer and president of a Henderson synagogue who narrowly won her House seat in 2016 after being recruited to run by former Democratic Sen.

There are two yes or no "advisory questions" on the Democratic ballot.

Finally, in Virginia's 4th Congressional District, incumbent Donald McEachin is running unopposed in the Democratic primary.

Congresswoman Comstock is facing challenger Shak Hill.

Titus's Las Vegas district includes the Las Vegas Strip and surrounding neighborhoods.

Nevada Republican Dean Heller has secured his party's nomination as he seeks re-election to the U.S. Senate.

Comstock faces her own primary challenge from the right.

Mark Amodei wins Republican nomination for U.S. House in Nevada's 2nd congressional district.

Heller was a past critic of the president but has become closer to him in recent months and helped deliver the overhaul of the USA tax codes to Trump's desk in December.

Nevada uses a closed primary system, meaning voters must be affiliated with a political party to vote in that party's primary election.

There is no Republican candidate on the November general election ballot.

Kaine is Hillary Clinton's former running mate and a former governor seeking a second term in the Senate.

Horsford became the first African-American to represent Nevada in Congress when he was elected in 2012. Throughout the primary, I've heard from hard-working families across our state that while our economy is growing, they're not feeling its effects at their kitchen tables.

Brian Sandoval termed out, early polls show a close contest between the GOP front-runner and current attorney general, Adam Laxalt, and his top two potential Democratic adversaries: Clark County commissioners Steve Sisolak and Chris Giunchigliani.

Just six of the nation's governors are women, and candidates in three states voting on Tuesday are hoping to position themselves to join their ranks.

As recently as the 1990s, Democrats and Republicans were fairly even divided in Nevada, a state that had supported Republican presidents including Ronald Reagan, George H.W. Bush and his son, George W. Bush. Pete Domenici of New Mexico.

In the district's Democratic primary, Ms. Fife said she supported Alison Friedman, who worked in President Obama's State Department and advocates against human trafficking, because she liked her overall message on school safety and her pledge to get outside of practicing politics as usual.

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