Nevada State Democratic Party Submits Bid to DNC to Host First in the Nation Primary

LAS VEGAS — The Nevada State Democratic Party released the following statement on its formal letter of intent to host the first primary of the 2024 presidential election cycle: “This week the Nevada State Democratic Party formally submitted its bid for our state to host the first presidential primary in the nation. We’re excited to […]

53 Democratic State Parties Issue Statement on Leaked SCOTUS Intent to Overturn Roe v. Wade

Last night, a draft opinion circulated indicating the Supreme Court’s intent to overturn Roe v. Wade. Given the additional powers this anticipated decision will yield to state and territorial legislatures, the listed State Parties signed on to jointly offer the following statement: “The shockwaves of Donald Trump’s presidency are neither gone nor forgotten. We are […]

Nevada State Democratic Party Condemns Reported Overturn of Roe v. Wade

LAS VEGAS — The Nevada State Democratic Party released the following statement in response to breaking news of the impending decision to overturn Roe v. Wade, the landmark decision protecting abortion rights. “It is with disgust and outrage that we have learned of the Supreme Court of the United States’ intention to overturn key rulings […]

Nevada State Democratic Party Joins Calls for Clemency for Leonard Peltier

LAS VEGAS — The Nevada State Democratic Party, in support of the Democratic National Committee’s Native Caucus, supports clemency for Leonard Peltier, a citizen of the Turtle Mountain Band of Chippewa, who has been imprisoned in the federal system for 46 years. Peltier is 77 years old and suffers from myriad health conditions, including diabetes, […]

Democrats Condemn Subversion of Washoe County Electoral Process; Renew Calls for Public Comment Against Commissioner Herman’s Proposal

LAS VEGAS — Nevada State Democratic Party Chair Judith Whitmer released the following statement in response to the reintroduction of a costly, needless, and explicitly anti-democratic resolution to be considered by the Board of Washoe County Commissioners: “We are disgusted to see the reintroduction of Commissioner Herman’s so-called election ‘reform’ resolution, a list of twenty […]

Democrats Applaud Governor Sisolak’s Recovery Plan

LAS VEGAS – Nevada State Democratic Party Chair Judith Whitmer released the following statement applauding Governor Sisolak’s State of the State speech, urging support for our elected Democrats as they fight to bring relief to Nevada: “It’s with pride and gratitude that we support Governor Sisolak in bringing millions of dollars in federal investment to […]

Nevada State Democratic Party Reports Record Fundraising Year in 2021

LAS VEGAS — The Nevada State Democratic Party is proud to announce that 2021 was a record-breaking year for fundraising, with total contributions of $849,072.75, out of which $609,596.75 came directly from small-dollar donors. This record-breaking individual donor total surpasses even that of 2019, the year leading up to Nevada’s First-In-The-West Caucus, when individual donors […]

Nevada State Democratic Party Statement in Honor of Martin Luther King Day

LAS VEGAS — Nevada State Democratic Party Chair Judith Whitmer released the following statement in honor of Martin Luther King Day 2022:  “The Nevada State Democratic Party would like to honor Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s legacy on the holiday that bears his name by amplifying the call made by his family: ‘no celebration without […]