League of Women Voters®of Northern Nevada



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The League of Women Voters, a nonpartisan political organization, encourages informed and active participation in government, works to increase understanding of major public policy issues, and influences public policy through education and advocacy

The League of Women Voters of Northern Nevada is not publishing a local voter guide but is instead taking part in US League's Voter Guide program. Both local and state candidates have been invited to go to the website and enter their responses to several questions, as well as their contact information.

You can enter your address to find your polling place, build your ballot by clicking on the following link: Vote and much more! With our voters' guide you can see the races on your ballot, compare candidates' positions side-by-side, and print out a "ballot" indicating your preferences as a reminder and take it with you to the polls on Election Day.


Candidate Forums Scheduled
Candidate Forums jointly sponsored by the LWVNN, AAUW and Sierra Nevada Forums will be held on Oct.11th and12th and on Oct.18th and 19th at the Brewery Arts Center Performance Hall , 511 W King St.

The League of Women Voters of Nevada has joined hands with the Nevada Coalition for Women Equity (NCWE). The NCWE conducted a primary election guide of Nevada Legislative candidates on certain issues deemed important to the cause of women's equity in Nevada. The LWVNN is happy to share the results of that poll.

To view the poll and comments from candidates click on the icons below:

Confused about political charges or other issues? Here are links to some of the better fact-checking websites.
Mary Liveratti and Nancy Scott presented the LWV Good Governance Award to Governor Brian Sandoval on behalf of the LWV of NV. LWVNV chose Governor Sandoval for the award for his leadership during the 2015 Legislative session, especially in improving education in the State of Nevada and providing sustainable funding for education.