the republic logo

Number of nonpartisans grows, major parties see drops in latest Nevada registration statistics

bug
Share/Save/Bookmark

CARSON CITY, Nevada — Nevada voter rolls have about 6,000 more registered nonpartisan voters compared with a month earlier, although both Republican and Democratic parties lost voters.

The Nevada Secretary of State's Office released statistics Tuesday showing the state's voter roster grew by about 4,000 people from July to August.

Democrats make up 40 percent of the active voter list, while Republicans comprise 35 percent and nonpartisans make up 19 percent. The rest are registered with Libertarian, Independent American or other parties.

Nearly 1.2 million people are considered active registered voters in Nevada.

Residents musts register by mail by Oct. 4, or online or in person by Oct. 14, to vote in the Nov. 4 general election.

Think your friends should see this? Share it with them!

Story copyright 2014 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Feedback, Corrections and Other Requests: AP welcomes feedback and comments from readers. Send an email to info@ap.org and it will be forwarded to the appropriate editor or reporter.


We also have more stories about:
(click the phrases to see a list)

Category:

Subjects:

Places:

 

Follow The Republic:

All content copyright ©2014 The Republic, a division of Home News Enterprises unless otherwise noted.
All rights reserved. Privacy policy.