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Official General Election Results
Washoe



State Races

United States Senator
(534 out of 534 Precincts Reporting)
[6 Year Term] [Vote For 1]
Candidate  % of Vote Total Votes
CARTER, JACK   DEM 40.29% 48,385
ENSIGN, JOHN   REP 56.01% 67,262
SCHUMANN, DAVID K.   IAP 1.35% 1,627
TRAINOR, BRENDAN   LIB 0.94% 1,133
NONE OF THESE CANDIDATES   1.40% 1,680


U.S. Representative in Congress, District 2
(534 out of 534 Precincts Reporting)
[2 Year Term] [Vote For 1]
Candidate  % of Vote Total Votes
DERBY, JILL   DEM 49.90% 59,255
HELLER, DEAN   REP 46.11% 54,756
KROSHUS, JAMES C.   IAP 1.73% 2,056
ROSEN, DANIEL   IND 2.26% 2,681


Governor
(532 out of 532 Precincts Reporting)
[4 Year Term] [Vote For 1]
Candidate  % of Vote Total Votes
BERGLAND, CRAIG O.   GRN 1.49% 1,786
GIBBONS, JIM   REP 52.56% 63,057
HANSEN, CHRISTOPHER H.   IAP 3.06% 3,666
TITUS, DINA   DEM 39.42% 47,296
NONE OF THESE CANDIDATES   3.47% 4,166


Lieutenant Governor
(532 out of 532 Precincts Reporting)
[4 Year Term] [Vote For 1]
Candidate  % of Vote Total Votes
JEFFERSON, THOMAS   IAP 4.34% 5,158
KROLICKI, BRIAN   REP 58.90% 70,062
UNGER, ROBERT "BOB"   DEM 33.46% 39,803
NONE OF THESE CANDIDATES   3.31% 3,937


Secretary Of State
(532 out of 532 Precincts Reporting)
[4 Year Term] [Vote For 1]
Candidate  % of Vote Total Votes
HANSEN, JANINE   IAP 7.99% 9,452
MILLER, ROSS   DEM 49.91% 59,061
TARKANIAN, DANNY   REP 37.55% 44,433
NONE OF THESE CANDIDATES   4.55% 5,378


State Treasurer
(532 out of 532 Precincts Reporting)
[4 Year Term] [Vote For 1]
Candidate  % of Vote Total Votes
ANDREWS, MARK   IAP 5.19% 6,128
DESTEFANO, MARK   REP 43.27% 51,095
MARSHALL, KATE   DEM 46.99% 55,494
NONE OF THESE CANDIDATES   4.55% 5,377


State Controller
(532 out of 532 Precincts Reporting)
[4 Year Term] [Vote For 1]
Candidate  % of Vote Total Votes
FITZGIBBONS, FLOYD   IAP 5.03% 5,916
MARTIN, STEVE   REP 44.25% 52,059
WALLIN, KIM   DEM 45.41% 53,418
NONE OF THESE CANDIDATES   5.32% 6,253


Attorney General
(532 out of 532 Precincts Reporting)
[4 Year Term] [Vote For 1]
Candidate  % of Vote Total Votes
CHAIREZ, DON   REP 30.35% 35,972
CORTEZ MASTO, CATHERINE   DEM 64.85% 76,869
NONE OF THESE CANDIDATES   4.80% 5,691


State Senate, Washoe District 1
(85 out of 85 Precincts Reporting)
[4 Year Term] [Vote For 1]
Candidate  % of Vote Total Votes
MATHEWS, BERNICE MARTIN   DEM 100.00% 13,546


State Senate, Washoe District 2
(141 out of 141 Precincts Reporting)
[4 Year Term] [Vote For 1]
Candidate  % of Vote Total Votes
EMERSON, JOHN H.   DEM 45.78% 14,266
WASHINGTON, MAURICE   REP 54.22% 16,899


State Senate, Washoe District 4
(135 out of 135 Precincts Reporting)
[4 Year Term] [Vote For 1]
Candidate  % of Vote Total Votes
TOWNSEND, RANDOLPH   REP 100.00% 24,327


State Assembly, District 24
(42 out of 42 Precincts Reporting)
[2 Year Term] [Vote For 1]
Candidate  % of Vote Total Votes
BOBZIEN, DAVID   DEM 55.07% 6,799
HOLCOMB, BROOKS   REP 39.70% 4,901
YOUNG, JIM   LIB 5.22% 645


State Assembly, District 25
(105 out of 105 Precincts Reporting)
[2 Year Term] [Vote For 1]
Candidate  % of Vote Total Votes
GANSERT, HEIDI S.   REP 100.00% 19,711


State Assembly, District 26
(114 out of 114 Precincts Reporting)
[2 Year Term] [Vote For 1]
Candidate  % of Vote Total Votes
COBB, TY   REP 63.91% 15,720
HARDENBROOK, RICHARD J.   DEM 36.09% 8,877


State Assembly, District 27
(46 out of 46 Precincts Reporting)
[2 Year Term] [Vote For 1]
Candidate  % of Vote Total Votes
FRUEHAN, GLENN G.   DEM 24.18% 2,198
LESLIE, SHEILA   DEM 75.82% 6,893


State Assembly, District 30
(72 out of 72 Precincts Reporting)
[2 Year Term] [Vote For 1]
Candidate  % of Vote Total Votes
SMITH, DEBBIE   DEM 100.00% 7,792


State Assembly, District 31
(40 out of 40 Precincts Reporting)
[2 Year Term] [Vote For 1]
Candidate  % of Vote Total Votes
ANDERSON, BERNIE   DEM 57.88% 5,926
THOMPSON, RANDI   REP 42.12% 4,312


State Assembly, District 32
(90 out of 90 Precincts Reporting)
[2 Year Term] [Vote For 1]
Candidate  % of Vote Total Votes
MARVEL, JOHN   REP 56.97% 12,220
SPRINKLE, MIKE   DEM 43.03% 9,230


State Assembly, District 35
(11 out of 11 Precincts Reporting)
[2 Year Term] [Vote For 1]
Candidate  % of Vote Total Votes
GOICOECHEA, PETE   REP 100.00% 388


State Assembly, District 39
(9 out of 9 Precincts Reporting)
[2 Year Term] [Vote For 1]
Candidate  % of Vote Total Votes
BROWN, JOETTA   DEM 36.40% 887
SETTELMEYER, JAMES ARNOLD   REP 63.60% 1,550


State Assembly, District 40
(3 out of 3 Precincts Reporting)
[2 Year Term] [Vote For 1]
Candidate  % of Vote Total Votes
PARNELL, BONNIE   DEM 45.31% 527
WARD, SHEILA M.   REP 54.69% 636


Supreme Court Justice, Seat C
(532 out of 532 Precincts Reporting)
[6 Year Term] [Vote For 1]
Candidate  % of Vote Total Votes
CHERRY, MICHAEL A.   NP 74.25% 77,117
NONE OF THESE CANDIDATES   25.75% 26,744


Supreme Court Justice, Seat F
(532 out of 532 Precincts Reporting)
[6 Year Term] [Vote For 1]
Candidate  % of Vote Total Votes
DOUGLAS, MICHAEL L.   NP 51.58% 56,786
STEEL, CYNTHIA "DIANNE"   NP 32.70% 36,000
NONE OF THESE CANDIDATES   15.71% 17,300


Supreme Court Justice, Seat G
(532 out of 532 Precincts Reporting)
[6 Year Term] [Vote For 1]
Candidate  % of Vote Total Votes
BECKER, NANCY   NP 37.66% 42,103
SAITTA, NANCY M.   NP 46.96% 52,508
NONE OF THESE CANDIDATES   15.38% 17,198


District Court Judge, District 2, Department 7
(532 out of 532 Precincts Reporting)
[6 Year Term] [Vote For 1]
Candidate  % of Vote Total Votes
FLANAGAN, PATRICK   NP 58.86% 60,681
PECK, BRIDGET ROBB   NP 41.14% 42,407


University Board of Regents, District 9
(71 out of 71 Precincts Reporting)
[6 Year Term] [Vote For 1]
Candidate  % of Vote Total Votes
FULSTONE, II, DAVID H.   NP 45.33% 4,857
KNECHT, RON   NP 54.67% 5,858


Washoe Races

County Commissioner District 2
(128 out of 128 Precincts Reporting)
[4 Year Term] [Vote For 1]
Candidate  % of Vote Total Votes
DEHNE, SAM   DEM 34.43% 9,121
HUMKE, DAVID   REP 65.57% 17,372


County Commissioner District 3
(75 out of 75 Precincts Reporting)
[4 Year Term] [Vote For 1]
Candidate  % of Vote Total Votes
SFERRAZZA, PETE   DEM 100.00% 9,883


County Commissioner District 5
(129 out of 129 Precincts Reporting)
[4 Year Term] [Vote For 1]
Candidate  % of Vote Total Votes
FEERO, GARY   IAP 10.78% 2,206
NOBLETT, TOM   DEM 39.91% 8,171
WEBER, BONNIE   REP 49.31% 10,096


Assessor
(532 out of 532 Precincts Reporting)
[4 Year Term] [Vote For 1]
Candidate  % of Vote Total Votes
KOZIOL, THOMAS "TOM"   LIB 5.20% 5,852
MCNEILL, ERNIE   DEM 40.26% 45,331
OGILVIE, BRET W.   IAP 6.16% 6,940
WILSON, JOSHUA G.   REP 48.38% 54,476


Clerk
(532 out of 532 Precincts Reporting)
[4 Year Term] [Vote For 1]
Candidate  % of Vote Total Votes
GILLINGS, RUTH I.   IAP 31.52% 34,159
HARVEY, AMY   REP 68.48% 74,201


DISTRICT ATTORNEY
(532 out of 532 Precincts Reporting)
[4 Year Term] [Vote For 1]
Candidate  % of Vote Total Votes
GAMMICK, RICHARD A. "DICK"   REP 100.00% 93,376


PUBLIC ADMINISTRATOR
(532 out of 532 Precincts Reporting)
[4 Year Term] [Vote For 1]
Candidate  % of Vote Total Votes
CAVALLO, DON   REP 66.68% 72,618
CHAPMAN, LYNN   IAP 33.32% 36,280


Recorder
(532 out of 532 Precincts Reporting)
[4 Year Term] [Vote For 1]
Candidate  % of Vote Total Votes
BURKE, KATHRYN L. "KATHY"   REP 69.73% 75,806
MILLER, GREGORY   IAP 30.27% 32,904


Treasurer
(532 out of 532 Precincts Reporting)
[4 Year Term] [Vote For 1]
Candidate  % of Vote Total Votes
BERRUM, BILL   REP 70.28% 76,991
JOSEPH, DAN   IAP 29.72% 32,559


Constable INCLINE VILLAGE
(14 out of 14 Precincts Reporting)
[4 Year Term] [Vote For 1]
Candidate  % of Vote Total Votes
KUBO, JOSEPH   REP 65.39% 2,175
WALLACE, JIM   REP 34.61% 1,151


SHERIFF
(532 out of 532 Precincts Reporting)
[4 Year Term] [Vote For 1]
Candidate  % of Vote Total Votes
HALEY, MIKE   NP 80.42% 79,765
HARRELSON, JOE   NP 19.58% 19,419


School Board Trustee District B
(75 out of 75 Precincts Reporting)
[4 Year Term] [Vote For 1]
Candidate  % of Vote Total Votes
HOLLINGER, NANCY J.   NP 70.47% 11,189
PRITSOS, CHRIS   NP 29.53% 4,689


School Board Trustee District C
(154 out of 154 Precincts Reporting)
[4 Year Term] [Vote For 1]
Candidate  % of Vote Total Votes
CLARK, BARBARA   NP 54.58% 13,180
MITCHELL, GALEN "MITCH"   NP 45.42% 10,968


School Board Trustee District F
(261 out of 261 Precincts Reporting)
[4 Year Term] [Vote For 1]
Candidate  % of Vote Total Votes
PORTER, LEZLIE   NP 60.47% 27,483
WILSON, LARRY   NP 39.53% 17,963


INCLINE VILLAGE General Improvement District
(9 out of 9 Precincts Reporting)
[4 Year Term] [Vote For 2]
Candidate  % of Vote Total Votes
BOHN, JOHN A.   NP 28.88% 1,896
BROCKMAN, GENE   NP 30.76% 2,019
GUROWITZ, ED   NP 20.35% 1,336
HUDSON, TRIPP   NP 20.00% 1,313


NORTH LAKE TAHOE Fire Protection District
(9 out of 9 Precincts Reporting)
[4 Year Term] [Vote For 2]
Candidate  % of Vote Total Votes
CLAUS, SANTA   NP 19.52% 1,236
EPSTEIN, DON   NP 28.31% 1,793
MURRIETA, GENE   NP 28.08% 1,778
WESTERVELT, BOB   NP 24.10% 1,526


SUN VALLEY General Improvement District
(16 out of 16 Precincts Reporting)
[4 Year Term] [Vote For 2]
Candidate  % of Vote Total Votes
JACKSON SR., JOHN W. "J.J."   NP 30.73% 1,410
LANCASTER, PATRICIA   NP 42.99% 1,973
PAYNE, JERRY   NP 26.28% 1,206


Justice of the Peace, INCLINE VILLAGE
(14 out of 14 Precincts Reporting)
[6 Year Term] [Vote For 1]
Candidate  % of Vote Total Votes
POLLARD, E. A. "BO"   NP 39.07% 1,449
TIRAS, E. ALAN   NP 60.93% 2,260


Justice of the Peace, RENO-VERDI Department 1
(372 out of 372 Precincts Reporting)
[6 Year Term] [Vote For 1]
Candidate  % of Vote Total Votes
LYNCH, PATRICIA A.   NP 75.41% 50,985
OLDENBURG, VICKY THIMMESCH   NP 24.59% 16,625


Justice of the Peace, SPARKS Department 1
(133 out of 133 Precincts Reporting)
[6 Year Term] [Vote For 1]
Candidate  % of Vote Total Votes
DERISO, SUSAN   NP 70.88% 21,125
SINCLAIR, DAVID E.   NP 29.12% 8,678


Mayor RENO
(214 out of 214 Precincts Reporting)
[4 Year Term] [Vote For 1]
Candidate  % of Vote Total Votes
CASHELL, BOB   NP 74.96% 39,915
HOLLAND, ERIK   NP 25.04% 13,330


City of RENO Councilman Ward 2
(214 out of 214 Precincts Reporting)
[4 Year Term] [Vote For 1]
Candidate  % of Vote Total Votes
FREEMAN, VIVIAN   NP 35.79% 18,030
ZADRA, SHARON   NP 64.21% 32,342


City of RENO Councilman Ward 4
(214 out of 214 Precincts Reporting)
[4 Year Term] [Vote For 1]
Candidate  % of Vote Total Votes
DORTCH, DWIGHT   NP 56.79% 27,902
KELLEY, SCOTT   NP 43.21% 21,232


RENO City Attorney
(214 out of 214 Precincts Reporting)
[4 Year Term] [Vote For 1]
Candidate  % of Vote Total Votes
KADLIC, JOHN J.   NP 52.73% 25,090
KANDT, BRETT   NP 47.27% 22,488


Mayor SPARKS
(66 out of 66 Precincts Reporting)
[4 Year Term] [Vote For 1]
Candidate  % of Vote Total Votes
MARTINI, GENO R.   NP 76.49% 16,624
NEWHALL, GENE O.   NP 23.51% 5,110


City of SPARKS Councilman Ward 3
(66 out of 66 Precincts Reporting)
[2 Year Term] [Vote For 1]
Candidate  % of Vote Total Votes
MOSS, JUDY   NP 48.60% 10,409
SMITH, RON   NP 51.40% 11,008


City of SPARKS Councilman Ward 4
(66 out of 66 Precincts Reporting)
[4 Year Term] [Vote For 1]
Candidate  % of Vote Total Votes
CARRIGAN, MIKE   NP 61.62% 12,941
DEPROSSE, JIM   NP 38.38% 8,062


SPARKS Municipal Court Judge Department 2
(66 out of 66 Precincts Reporting)
[6 Year Term] [Vote For 1]
Candidate  % of Vote Total Votes
NICHOLSON, DOUG   NP 35.28% 7,562
SPOO, JIM   NP 64.72% 13,875


Statewide Issues

STATE QUESTION NO. 1
(532 out of 532 Precincts Reporting)
Shall the Nevada Constitution be amended to require the Nevada Legislature to fund the operation of the public schools for kindergarten through grade 12 before funding any other part of the state budget for the next biennium?
% of
Vote
Total
Votes
Yes 47.59% 55,932
No 52.41% 61,594

STATE QUESTION NO. 2
(532 out of 532 Precincts Reporting)
Shall Article 1 of the Nevada Constitution be amended in order: to provide that the transfer of property from one private party to another private party is not considered a public use; to provide that property taken for a public use must be valued at its highest and best use; to provide that fair market value in eminent domain proceedings be defined as the "highest price the property would bring on the open market;" and to make certain other changes related to eminent domain proceedings?
% of
Vote
Total
Votes
Yes 56.80% 65,443
No 43.20% 49,770

STATE QUESTION NO. 3
(531 out of 532 Precincts Reporting)
Question Number 3 was removed from the ballot by the Nevada Supreme Court in Nevadans for Nevada et al. v. Beers et al., 122 Nev. Adv. Op. 80 (Sept. 8, 2006).

STATE QUESTION NO. 4
(532 out of 532 Precincts Reporting)
Shall Chapter 202 of the Nevada Revised Statutes be amended in order to prohibit smoking tobacco in certain public places, except all areas of casinos, gaming areas within establishments holding gaming licenses, bars and certain other locations?
% of
Vote
Total
Votes
Yes 41.49% 49,108
No 58.51% 69,244

STATE QUESTION NO. 5
(532 out of 532 Precincts Reporting)
Shall Chapter 202 of the Nevada Revised Statutes be amended in order to prohibit smoking tobacco in certain public places, in all bars with a food-handling license, but excluding gaming areas of casinos and certain other locations?
% of
Vote
Total
Votes
Yes 59.18% 70,195
No 40.82% 48,421

STATE QUESTION NO. 6
(532 out of 532 Precincts Reporting)
Shall the Nevada Constitution be amended to raise the minimum wage paid to employees?
% of
Vote
Total
Votes
Yes 66.22% 78,467
No 33.78% 40,031

STATE QUESTION NO. 7
(532 out of 532 Precincts Reporting)
Shall Titles 32, 40 and 43 of the Nevada Revised Statutes be amended in order to allow and regulate the sale, use and possession of one ounce or less of marijuana by persons at least 21 years of age, impose licensing requirements on marijuana retailers and wholesalers, allow for the sale of marijuana by licensed marijuana retailers and wholesalers, impose taxes and restrictions on the wholesale and retail sale of marijuana, and to increase the criminal penalties for causing death or substantial bodily harm when driving while under the influence of drugs or alcohol?
% of
Vote
Total
Votes
Yes 47.23% 56,022
No 52.77% 62,601

STATE QUESTION NO. 8
(532 out of 532 Precincts Reporting)
Shall the Sales and Use Tax Act of 1955 be amended to exempt from the tax the value of any used vehicle taken in trade on the purchase of another vehicle and the value of farm machinery and equipment?
% of
Vote
Total
Votes
Yes 65.12% 74,914
No 34.88% 40,124

STATE QUESTION NO. 9
(532 out of 532 Precincts Reporting)
Shall the Nevada Constitution be amended to provide for the election of certain members of the Board of Regents of the University of Nevada and for the gubernatorial appointment of certain members, and to specify the number and terms of the members?
% of
Vote
Total
Votes
Yes 45.58% 51,471
No 54.42% 61,461

STATE QUESTION NO. 10
(532 out of 532 Precincts Reporting)
Shall the Nevada Constitution be amended to change the provisions regarding special sessions of the Legislature to provide that a special session may be convened by a petition signed by two-thirds of the Legislature of each house; to limit the duration of special sessions of the Legislature to 20 calendar days; and to limit the matters which may be considered during a special session?
% of
Vote
Total
Votes
Yes 43.03% 48,659
No 56.97% 64,435

STATE QUESTION NO. 11
(532 out of 532 Precincts Reporting)
Shall the Nevada Constitution be amended to provide for the payment of compensation to members of the Nevada Legislature for each day of service during regular and special sessions and to provide for the payment of reasonable allowances to legislators for postage, newspapers, telecommunications, and stationery?
% of
Vote
Total
Votes
Yes 30.59% 35,133
No 69.41% 79,708

Washoe Issues

WC ADVISORY QUESTION
(532 out of 532 Precincts Reporting)
This question is advisory only: Do you support an increase in the sales and use tax in Reno, Sparks and Washoe County of 1/4 of 1% for the purpose of hiring and equipping more police officers and fire personnel, prosecuting and incarcerating criminals and constructing public safety facilities to better serve and protect the citizens?
% of
Vote
Total
Votes
Yes 48.26% 56,723
No 51.74% 60,806