LAS VEGAS — The Nevada State Democratic Party released the following statement on its application to host the first primary of the 2024 presidential election cycle:
“On Friday, the Nevada State Democratic Party entered its official application to have Nevada host the first presidential primary in the nation. This step follows our state’s strong entry into this process, and our continued gratitude goes out to the tireless Democratic leaders who have advocated so strongly for Nevada.
“The Nevada State Democratic Party is proud to see our state receive the consideration we rightly deserve. As one of the single most diverse and fastest-growing states in the country, presidential candidates will be hearing voices that truly represent the changing needs, values, and vision of Americans. Making Nevada the first-in-the-nation isn’t about making the right decision for Nevada, it’s about making the right decision for every voter in the country.”
“Although there’s still much work ahead of us, we’re excited to showcase our beautiful home state’s unique strengths and unmatched qualifications. Every single American deserves to be represented from the very start of our political process. We know there’s no better place to begin than Nevada.”