Stories tagged: "election"


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‘It’s an Issue of a Fundamental Liberty’:  Interview With Nevada Attorney General Aaron Ford, Part 3

In the third and final part of our interview series with Nevada Attorney General (AG) Aaron Ford, we talk about his top priorities for a potential second term, his defense of reproductive rights and Nevada’s 2020 election results, and what he’s done to ensure economic justice for his constituents.

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Sigal Chattah Accepts $10,000 in Campaign Donations From Accused Gun Smuggler

In the 1990s, Curtis Debord allegedly smuggled $5 million worth of guns and weapon parts into the US, according to the federal government. Investigators in California also suspected Debord may have been involved in a murder-for-hire in the 1980s, though he wasn’t charged. Debord is now one of Republican attorney general candidate Sigal Chattah’s biggest donors.

FILE - This Feb. 6, 2017 file photo shows then-Nevada Senate Majority Leader Aaron Ford, D-Las Vegas, in his office in Carson City, Nev. (AP Photo/Lance Iversen, File)
Por qué estos 13 republicanos de Nevada respaldaron al demócrata Aaron Ford para el cargo de fiscal general

Amy Tarkanian, expresidenta del Partido Republicano de Nevada, describió a la candidata republicana a fiscal general, Sigal Chattah, como “una candidata peligrosa y sin la experiencia."

FILE - This Feb. 6, 2017 file photo shows then-Nevada Senate Majority Leader Aaron Ford, D-Las Vegas, in his office in Carson City, Nev. (AP Photo/Lance Iversen, File)
Why 13 Nevada Republicans Endorsed Democrat Aaron Ford for Attorney General

Former Nevada GOP Chairwoman Amy Tarkanian described the Republican nominee for attorney general, Sigal Chattah, as “an unprepared, dangerous candidate."

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Five Things to Know About Nevada’s Republican Nominee for Attorney General Sigal Chattah

Chattah opposes reproductive freedom, wants to make it harder to vote, has smeared teachers as "groomers," opposes gun safety laws, and made appalling statements about her opponent.

LAS VEGAS, NEVADA - OCTOBER 23, 2020: Organized by Mi Familia Vota, Latino women rally to celebrate the political influence of Latinas in US politics and to get out the vote in Nevada in Las Vegas, Nevada on Friday, October 23, 2020. (Photo by Melina Mara/The Washington Post via Getty Images)
Combating Corruption, Prosecuting Crimes, and Protecting Consumers: Why The Nevada Attorney General Matters. 

The attorney general of Nevada is the people’s lawyer. This November, you have the power to choose who represents you–who fights for you on the issues you care about, and what side they take on those fights.

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Rep. Fentrice Driskell: A Voice for the People in Tallahassee

The Democratic incumbent who earned an “A” in the 2021 People First Report Card for consistently voting in favor of her constituents, is up for reelection.