Nevada House of Representatives Elections

Nevada House of Representatives Elections 2012

2012 Nevada House of Representatives Elections Incumbents Retiring

Name Party Current office
Debbie Smith Democratic Assembly District 30
Edwin Goedhart Republican Assembly District 36
John Oceguera Democratic Assembly District 16
Kelvin Atkinson Democratic Assembly District 17
Mark Sherwood Republican Assembly District 21
Peter Goicoechea Republican Assembly District 35
Richard "Tick" Segerblom Democratic Assembly District 9
Richard McArthur Republican Assembly District 4
Scott Hammond Republican Assembly District 13

Campaign Spending

Year Number of candidates Total contributions
2010 164 $8,353,520
2008 136 $8,201,307
2006 118 $8,513,172
2004 143 $8,216,031
2002 107 $6,009,028

 

Donor Amount
Clark County Education Association $160,000
Nevada State Education Association $153,500
Kirner, Randall J $150,200
Nevada Power Co $127,096
Nevada Association of Realtors $115,700
Keystone Corp $114,772
Boyd Gaming $108,500
Reel PAC $95,000
Irwin, Bob $90,000
MGM Mirage $87,535

List of Nevada House of Representatives Elections 2012 Candidates

2012 Nevada House of Representatives Elections - District 1

(Democratic Party) June 12 Democratic primary:

  • Marilyn Kirkpatrick (Winner)

(Republican Party) June 12 GOP primary:

  • No candidates filed.

November 6 General election candidates:

  • (Democratic Party)Marilyn Kirkpatrick (Winner)

2012 Nevada House of Representatives Elections - District 2

(Democratic Party) June 12 Democratic primary:

  • No candidates filed.

(Republican Party) June 12 GOP primary:

  • John Hambrick (Winner)

November 6 General election candidates:

  • (Republican Party)John Hambrick (Winner)

2012 Nevada House of Representatives Elections - District 3

(Democratic Party) June 12 Democratic primary:

  • Peggy Pierce: 1,103 (Winner)
  • Matthew J. Tramp: 487

(Republican Party) June 12 GOP primary:

  • Phyllis McGuire Moilanen (Winner)

November 6 General election candidates:

  • (Democratic Party)Peggy Pierce (Winner)
  • (Republican Party)Phyllis McGuire Moilanen

2012 Nevada House of Representatives Elections - District 4

(Democratic Party) June 12 Democratic primary:

  • Kenneth C. Evans (Winner)

(Republican Party) June 12 GOP primary:

  • Michele Fiore (Winner)

(Independent American Party of Nevada) June 12 Independent American primary:

  • Jonathan J. Hansen (Winner)

November 6 General election candidates:

  • (Democratic Party)Kenneth C. Evans
  • (Republican Party)Michele Fiore (Winner)
  • (Independent American Party of Nevada)Jonathan J. Hansen

2012 Nevada House of Representatives Elections - District 5

(Democratic Party) June 12 Democratic primary:

  • Marilyn Dondero Loop (Winner) 

(Republican Party) June 12 GOP primary:

  • Bill Harrington: 1,426 (Winner)
  • Barry Keller: 426

(Independent American Party of Nevada) June 12 Independent American primary:

  • Jason Reeves (Winner)

November 6 General election candidates:

  • (Democratic Party)Marilyn Dondero Loop (Winner)
  • (Republican Party)Bill Harrington
  • (Independent American Party of Nevada)Jason Reeves

2012 Nevada House of Representatives Elections - District 6

(Democratic Party) June 12 Democratic primary:

  • Harvey J. Munford (Winner)

(Republican Party) June 12 GOP primary:

  • No candidates filed.

November 6 General election candidates:

(Democratic Party)Harvey J. Munford (Winner)

2012 Nevada House of Representatives Elections - District 7

(Democratic Party) June 12 Democratic primary:

  • Dina Neal: 1,490 (Winner) .
  • Stephen Taylor: 408

(Republican Party) June 12 GOP primary:

  • Brent T. Leavitt (Winner)

November 6 General election candidates:

  • (Democratic Party)Dina Neal (Winner)
  • (Republican Party)Brent T. Leavitt

2012 Nevada House of Representatives Elections - District 8

(Democratic Party) June 12 Democratic primary:

  • Jason Frierson: 761 (Winner)
  • John Moore: 365

(Republican Party) June 12 GOP primary:

  • Arthur D. Martinez (Winner)

November 6 General election candidates:

  • (Democratic Party)Jason Frierson (Winner)
  • (Republican Party)Arthur D. Martinez

2012 Nevada House of Representatives Elections - District 9

(Democratic Party) June 12 Democratic primary:

  • Andrew Martin: 837 (Winner)
  • Don Watkins: 201

(Republican Party) June 12 GOP primary:

  • C. Kelly Hurst: 819 (Winner)
  • Victoria DeLaGuerra-Seaman: 810

November 6 General election candidates:

  • (Democratic Party)Andrew Martin (Winner)
  • (Republican Party)C. Kelly Hurst

2012 Nevada House of Representatives Elections - District 10

(Democratic Party) June 12 Democratic primary:

  • Jonathan Friedrich: 560
  • Joseph Hogan: 908 (Winner)

(Republican Party) June 12 GOP primary:

  • Tim Farrell (Winner)

November 6 General election candidates:

  • (Democratic Party)Joseph Hogan (Winner)
  • (Republican Party)Tim Farrell

2012 Nevada House of Representatives Elections - District 11

(Democratic Party) June 12 Democratic primary:

  • Olivia Diaz (Winner)

(Republican Party) June 12 GOP primary:

  • No candidates filed.

November 6 General election candidates:

  • (Democratic Party)Olivia Diaz (Winner)

2012 Nevada House of Representatives Elections - District 12

(Democratic Party) June 12 Democratic primary:

  • Mickey Frazier: 368
  • James Ohrenschall: 1,229 (Winner)

(Republican Party) June 12 GOP primary:

  • Bridgette Bryant (Winner)

November 6 General election candidates:

  • (Democratic Party)James Ohrenschall (Winner)
  • (Republican Party)Bridgette Bryant

2012 Nevada House of Representatives Elections - District 13

(Democratic Party) June 12 Democratic primary:

  • Kelly Charles: 368
  • Louis Desalvio: 830 (Winner)
  • Leisa Moseley: 573

(Republican Party) June 12 GOP primary:

  • Paul Anderson: 1,680 (Winner)
  • Leonard Foster: 773

November 6 General election candidates:

  • (Democratic Party)Louis Desalvio
  • (Republican Party)Paul Anderson (Winner)

2012 Nevada House of Representatives Elections - District 14

(Democratic Party) June 12 Democratic primary:

  • Maggie Carlton (Winner)

(Republican Party) June 12 GOP primary:

  • Amy L. Groves (Winner)

November 6 General election candidates:

  • (Democratic Party)Maggie Carlton (Winner)
  • (Republican Party)Amy L. Groves

2012 Nevada House of Representatives Elections - District 15

(Democratic Party) June 12 Democratic primary:

  • Elliot Anderson: 1,632 (Winner).
  • Lou Toomin: 303

(Republican Party) June 12 GOP primary:

  • Benjamin M. Donlon: 264
  • Megan Heryet: 422 (Winner)
  • M. Marco Miller: 254

November 6 General election candidates:

  • (Democratic Party) Elliot Anderson (Winner)
  • (Republican Party)Megan Heryet

2012 Nevada House of Representatives Elections - District 16

(Democratic Party) June 12 Democratic primary:

  • Jesse Cantero: 121
  • Mike Schaefer: 286
  • Heidi Swank: 801 (Winner)

(Republican Party) June 12 GOP primary:

  • Ben Boarman (Winner)

November 6 General election candidates:

  • (Democratic Party)Heidi Swank (Winner)
  • (Republican Party)Ben Boarman

2012 Nevada House of Representatives Elections - District 17

(Democratic Party) June 12 Democratic primary:

  • Steven Brooks (Winner)

(Republican Party) June 12 GOP primary:

  • Len Marciano: 531 (Winner)
  • Patrick Mendez: 470

November 6 General election candidates:

  • (Democratic Party)Steven Brooks (Winner)
  • (Republican Party)Len Marciano

2012 Nevada House of Representatives Elections - District 18

(Democratic Party) June 12 Democratic primary:

  • Richard Carrillo (Winner)

(Republican Party) June 12 GOP primary:

  • No candidates filed.

November 6 General election candidates:

  • (Democratic Party)Richard Carrillo (Winner)

2012 Nevada House of Representatives Elections - District 19

(Democratic Party) June 12 Democratic primary:

  • Felipe Rodriguez (Winner)

(Republican Party) June 12 GOP primary:

  • Cresent Hardy (Winner)

November 6 General election candidates:

  • (Democratic Party)Felipe Rodriguez
  • (Republican Party)Cresent Hardy (Winner)

2012 Nevada House of Representatives Elections - District 20

(Democratic Party) June 12 Democratic primary:

  • Gloria Bonaventura: 474
  • Kent L. Ivey: 378
  • Ellen Spiegel: 951 (Winner)

(Republican Party) June 12 GOP primary:

  • Eric Mendoza: 783 (Winner)
  • Daniel Stakleff: 544

November 6 General election candidates:

  • (Democratic Party)Ellen Spiegel (Winner)
  • (Republican Party)Eric Mendoza

2012 Nevada House of Representatives Elections - District 21

(Democratic Party) June 12 Democratic primary:

  • Andy Eisen: 684 (Winner)
  • Fredrick Wilkening: 556
  • Steve Keith Parke: 490

(Republican Party) June 12 GOP primary:

  • Becky Harris: 1,341 (Winner)
  • Jeffrey Jones: 326
  • Swadeep Nigam: 456

(Independent American Party of Nevada) June 12 Independent American primary:

  • Les McKay (Winner)

November 6 General election candidates:

  • (Democratic Party)Andy Eisen (Winner)
  • (Republican Party)Becky Harris
  • (Independent American Party of Nevada)Les McKay

2012 Nevada House of Representatives Elections - District 22

(Democratic Party) June 12 Democratic primary:

  • Randy Spoor (Winner)

(Republican Party) June 12 GOP primary:

  • Lynn Stewart (Winner)

November 6 General election candidates:

  • (Democratic Party)Randy Spoor
  • (Republican Party)Lynn Stewart (Winner)

2012 Nevada House of Representatives Elections - District 23

(Democratic Party) June 12 Democratic primary:

  • Michael Joe (Winner)

(Republican Party) June 12 GOP primary:

  • Melissa Woodbury (Winner)

November 6 General election candidates:

  • (Democratic Party)Michael Joe
  • (Republican Party)Melissa Woodbury (Winner)

2012 Nevada House of Representatives Elections - District 24

(Democratic Party) June 12 Democratic primary:

  • David Bobzien (Winner)

(Republican Party) June 12 GOP primary:

  • Heidi Waterman (Winner)

November 6 General election candidates:

  • (Democratic Party)David Bobzien (Winner)
  • (Republican Party)Heidi Waterman

2012 Nevada House of Representatives Elections - District 25

(Democratic Party) June 12 Democratic primary:

  • No candidates filed.

(Republican Party) June 12 GOP primary:

  • Pat Hickey (Winner).

November 6 General election candidates:

  • (Republican Party)Pat Hickey (Winner)

2012 Nevada House of Representatives Elections - District 26

(Democratic Party) June 12 Democratic primary:

  • Rodney R. Petzak (Winner)

(Republican Party) June 12 GOP primary:

  • Randy Kirner (Winner)

November 6 General election candidates:

  • (Democratic Party)Rodney R. Petzak
  • (Republican Party)Randy Kirner (Winner)

2012 Nevada House of Representatives Elections - District 27

(Democratic Party) June 12 Democratic primary:

  • Teresa Benitez-Thompson (Winner)

(Republican Party) June 12 GOP primary:

November 6 General election candidates:

  • (Democratic Party)Teresa Benitez-Thompson (Winner)
  • (Republican Party)Tom Taber

2012 Nevada House of Representatives Elections - District 28

(Democratic Party) June 12 Democratic primary:

  • Abraham Camejo: 256
  • Lucy Flores: 851 (Winner)
  • Luis Alberto Rendon: 59

(Republican Party) June 12 GOP primary:

  • No candidates filed.

November 6 General election candidates:

  • (Democratic Party)Lucy Flores (Winner)

2012 Nevada House of Representatives Elections - District 29

(Democratic Party) June 12 Democratic primary:

  • April Mastroluca (Winner)

(Republican Party) June 12 GOP primary:

  • Bob Irwin (Winner)

(Independent American Party of Nevada) June 12 Independent American primary:

  • Anthony Blanque (Winner)

November 6 General election candidates:

  • (Democratic Party)April Mastroluca (Winner)
  • (Republican Party)Bob Irwin
  • (Independent American Party of Nevada)Anthony Blanque

2012 Nevada House of Representatives Elections - District 30

(Democratic Party) June 12 Democratic primary:

  • Michael Sprinkle (Winner)

(Republican Party) June 12 GOP primary:

  • Ken Lightfoot: 1,299 (Winner)
  • Paul Maineri: 270
  • Lauren A. Scott: 427

November 6 General election candidates:

  • (Democratic Party)Michael Sprinkle (Winner)
  • (Republican Party)Ken Lightfoot

2012 Nevada House of Representatives Elections - District 31

(Democratic Party) June 12 Democratic primary:

  • Richard Daly (Winner) 

(Republican Party) June 12 GOP primary:

  • David Espinosa (Winner)

November 6 General election candidates:

  • (Democratic Party)Richard Daly (Winner)
  • (Republican Party)David Espinosa

2012 Nevada House of Representatives Elections - District 32

(Democratic Party) June 12 Democratic primary:

  • No candidates filed.

(Republican Party) June 12 GOP primary:

  • Ira Hansen (Winner) 

November 6 General election candidates:

  • (Republican Party)Ira Hansen (Winner)

2012 Nevada House of Representatives Elections - District 33

(Democratic Party) June 12 Democratic primary:

  • No candidates filed.

(Republican Party) June 12 GOP primary:

  • John Ellison (Winner)

November 6 General election candidates:

  • (Republican Party)John Ellison (Winner)

2012 Nevada House of Representatives Elections - District 34

(Democratic Party) June 12 Democratic primary:

  • William C. Horne: 1,491 (Winner)
  • Steven A. Maczka: 382

(Republican Party) June 12 GOP primary:

  • Clark Harrington (Winner)

November 6 General election candidates:

  • (Democratic Party) William C. Horne (Winner)
  • (Republican Party)Clark Harrington

2012 Nevada House of Representatives Elections - District 35

(Democratic Party) June 12 Democratic primary:

  • James W. Healey: 528 (Winner)
  • Nathan Sosa: 411

(Republican Party) June 12 GOP primary:

  • Tom Blanchard: 689 (Winner)
  • Adam Cegavske: 642

November 6 General election candidates:

  • (Democratic Party)James W. Healey (Winner)
  • (Republican Party)Tom Blanchard

2012 Nevada House of Representatives Elections - District 36

(Democratic Party) June 12 Democratic primary:

  • Anthony Wernickle (Winner)

(Republican Party) June 12 GOP primary:

  • Walt Grudzinski: 874
  • Delmar W. Leatham: 1,220
  • James Oscarson: 1,618 (Winner)
  • Nathan Schlumpf: 202

November 6 General election candidates:

  • (Democratic Party)Anthony Wernickle
  • (Republican Party)James Oscarson (Winner)

2012 Nevada House of Representatives Elections - District 37

(Democratic Party) June 12 Democratic primary:

  • Marcus Conklin (Winner)

(Republican Party) June 12 GOP primary:

  • Wesley Duncan (Winner)

November 6 General election candidates:

  • (Democratic Party)Marcus Conklin
  • (Republican Party)Wesley Duncan (Winner)

2012 Nevada House of Representatives Elections - District 38

(Democratic Party) June 12 Democratic primary:

  • No candidates filed.

(Republican Party) June 12 GOP primary:

  • Tom Grady (Winner)

November 6 General election candidates:

  • (Republican Party)Tom Grady (Winner)

2012 Nevada House of Representatives Elections - District 39

(Democratic Party) June 12 Democratic primary:

  • No candidates filed.

(Republican Party) June 12 GOP primary:

  • Kelly Kite: 2,526 - Incumbent Kite was first elected in 2010.
  • Gary Roger Schmidt: 1,971
  • Jim Wheeler: 2,718 (Winner)

(Independent American Party of Nevada) June 12 Independent American primary:

  • David Schumann (Winner)

November 6 General election candidates:

  • (Republican Party)Jim Wheeler (Winner)
  • (Independent American Party of Nevada)David Schumann

2012 Nevada House of Representatives Elections - District 40

(Democratic Party) June 12 Democratic primary:

  • Rich Dunn (Winner)

(Republican Party) June 12 GOP primary:

  • Phillip Davies: 1,434
  • Pete Livermore: 3,718 (Winner)

November 6 General election candidates:

  • (Democratic Party)Rich Dunn
  • (Republican Party)Pete Livermore (Winner)

2012 Nevada House of Representatives Elections - District 41

(Democratic Party) June 12 Democratic primary:

  • Paul Aizley (Winner)

(Republican Party) June 12 GOP primary:

  • Phil Regeski (Winner)

November 6 General election candidates:

  • (Democratic Party)Paul Aizley (Winner)
  • (Republican Party)Phil Regeski

2012 Nevada House of Representatives Elections - District 42

(Democratic Party) June 12 Democratic primary:

  • Irene Bustamante Adams: 1,073 (Winner)
  • Kevin L. Child: 303

(Republican Party) June 12 GOP primary:

  • Robert Mcentee: 457 (Winner)
  • Stephen H. Silberkraus: 441

November 6 General election candidates:

  • (Democratic Party)Irene Bustamante Adams (Winner)
  • (Republican Party)Robert Mcentee

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