Nevada State Senate Elections 2012

2012 Nevada State Senate Elections

Nevada State Senate Elections 2012 Majority Control

Nevada State Senate
Party As of October 2012 After the 2012 Election
Democratic Party 10 Pending
Republican Party 9 Pending
Vacancy 2 Pending
Total 21 21

Nevada State Senate Elections 2012 Incumbents Retiring

Name Party Current Office
Allison Copening Democratic Clark 6
Dean Rhoads Republican Northern Nevada
Michael Schneider Democratic Clark 11
Mike McGinness Republican Central Nevada
Shirley Breeden Democratic Clark 5
Steven Horsford Democratic Clark 4
Valerie Wiener Democratic Clark 3

Nevada State Senate Elections Campaign Contributions

Year Number of Candidates Total Contributions
2010 44 $4,320,019
2008 32 $4,595,155
2006 23 $4,617,882
2004 39 $4,452,213
2002 25 $2,878,156

Nevada State Senate Elections In 2010

Donor Amount
Senate Republican Leadership Conference $75,000
Senate Republican Leaders Fund $65,000
Nevada Association of Realtors $63,500
Boyd Gaming $53,000
Las Vegas Sands Corp $52,500
R & S Investment Properties $50,500
Nevada State Education Association $47,500
South Point Hotel & Casino $47,500
Move Nevada Forward PAC $46,500
Sunrise Healthcare System $46,250

List of Nevada State Senate Elections 2012 Candidates

2012 Nevada State Senate Elections - District 1

(Democratic Party) June 12 Democratic Primary

  • John Lee: 1,318
  • Patricia Spearman: 2,244 (Winner)

(Republican Party) June 12 GOP Primary

  • No candidates filed.

(Independent American Party of Nevada) June 12 Independent American Primary

  • Gregory Hughes (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Patricia Spearman (Winner)
  • (Independent American Party of Nevada) Gregory Hughes

2012 Nevada State Senate Elections - District 3

(Democratic Party) June 12 Democratic Primary

  • Richard Segerblom (Winner)

(Republican Party) June 12 GOP Primary

  • Ed Gobel (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Richard Segerblom (Winner)
  • (Republican Party) Ed Gobel

2012 Nevada State Senate Elections - District 4

(Democratic Party) June 12 Democratic Primary

  • Kelvin Atkinson: 2,646 (Winner)
  • Katherine Duncan: 983
  • David Wallace: 266

(Republican Party) June 12 GOP Primary

  • Linda West Myers (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Kelvin Atkinson (Winner)
  • (Republican Party) Linda West Myers

2012 Nevada State Senate Elections - District 5 (A)

(Democratic Party) June 12 Democratic Primary

  • Joyce Woodhouse (Winner)

(Republican Party) June 12 GOP Primary

  • Steve Kirk: 3,090 (Winner)
  • Annette Teijeiro: 1,247

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Joyce Woodhouse (Winner)
  • (Republican Party) Steve Kirk

2012 Nevada State Senate Elections - District 6

(Democratic Party) June 12 Democratic Primary

(Republican Party) June 12 GOP Primary

  • Mark Hutchinson (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Benny Yerushalmi
  • (Republican Party) Mark Hutchinson (Winner)

2012 Nevada State Senate Elections - District 7 (A)

(Democratic Party) June 12 Democratic Primary

  • David Parks (Winner)

(Republican Party) June 12 GOP Primary

  • Trish Marsh (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) David Parks (Winner)
  • (Republican Party) Trish Marsh

2012 Nevada State Senate Elections - District 9

(Democratic Party) June 12 Democratic Primary

  • Frederick L. Conquest: 340
  • Justin C. Jones: 1,605 (Winner)

(Republican Party) June 12 GOP Primary

  • Brent Jones: 1,386
  • Mari Nakashima St. Martin: 1,641 (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

(Democratic Party) Justin C. Jones (Winner)

(Republican Party) Mari Nakashima St. Martin

2012 Nevada State Senate Elections - District 11

(Democratic Party) June 12 Democratic Primary

  • Aaron D. Ford: 1,741 (Winner)
  • Harry Mortenson: 802

(Republican Party) June 12 GOP Primary

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Aaron D. Ford (Winner)
  • (Republican Party) John Drake

2012 Nevada State Senate Elections - District 13

(Democratic Party) June 12 Democratic Primary

  • Debbie Smith (Winner)

(Republican Party) June 12 GOP Primary

  • Kathy Martin (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Debbie Smith (Winner)
  • (Republican Party) Kathy Martin

2012 Nevada State Senate Elections - District 15

(Democratic Party) June 12 Democratic Primary

  • Sheila Leslie (Winner)

(Republican Party) June 12 GOP Primary

  • Greg Brower (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Sheila Leslie
  • (Republican Party) Greg Brower (Winner)

2012 Nevada State Senate Elections - District 18

(Democratic Party) June 12 Democratic Primary

  • Kelli Ross: 2,016 (Winner)
  • Donna Schlemmer: 1,409

(Republican Party) June 12 GOP Primary

  • Scott Hammond: 2,752 (Winner)
  • Richard McArthur: 2,027
  • Conrad Vergara: 144

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Kelli Ross
  • (Republican Party) Scott Hammond (Winner)

2012 Nevada State Senate Elections - District 19

(Democratic Party) June 12 Democratic Primary

  • Harley Z. Kulkin (Winner)

(Republican Party) June 12 GOP Primary

  • Pete Goicoechea (Winner)

(Independent American Party of Nevada) June 12 Independent American Primary

  • Janine Hansen (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Harley Z. Kulkin
  • (Republican Party) Pete Goicoechea (Winner)
  • (Independent American Party of Nevada) Janine Hansen

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