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President of the United States

What They Do: Commander in Chief of the military, oversees the national government, can sign or veto bills from Congress

About the Candidates
Do you support
raising taxes on people making over $250,000?
Do you support
protecting LGBTQ people from discrimination in housing, employment, and businesses like restaurants and taxis?
Do you support
making college free for students from families making less than $125,000?
Do you support
decriminalizing offenses that pose no safety threat and that have historically targeted Black and Brown communities?
Do you support
taking government action to reduce the pollution that causes global warming?
Do you support
offering a roadmap to citizenship to undocumented immigrants working and raising families in America?
Do you support
a woman's right to seek a safe, legal abortion?

Hillary Clinton

Democratic Party

Former Secretary of State, US Senator, Attorney.

Supported by

  • Senator Bernie Sanders
  • Planned Parenthood Action Fund
  • Service Employees International Union

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Gary Johnson

Libertarian Party

Former Governor of New Mexico.

Supported by

  • Marijuana Policy Project
  • Drew Carey
  • Former Gov. Jesse Ventura (I-MN)

No

Yes

No

Yes

No

No

Yes

Donald Trump

Republican Party

Real Estate Developer and Reality TV Star.

Supported by

  • American Energy Alliance
  • National Border Patrol Council
  • National Rifle Association

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

US Senator for Nevada

What They Do: Writes and decides whether national laws pass or fail, approves or blocks Supreme Court justices & other nominees.

About the Candidates
Do you support
raising taxes on people making over $250,000?
Do you support
making college free for students from families making less than $125,000?
Do you support
taking government action to reduce the pollution that causes global warming?
Do you support
decriminalizing possession of small amounts of marijuana?
Do you support
protecting LGBTQ people from discrimination in housing, employment, and public serving spaces/businesses like restaurants and taxis?
Do you support
offering a roadmap to citizenship to undocumented immigrants working and raising families in America?
Do you support
A woman’s right to seek a safe, legal abortion?

Catherine Cortez Masto

Democratic Party

Former Attorney General of Nevada

Supported by

  • Planned Parenthood Action Fund
  • League of Conservation Voters
  • Human Rights Campaign

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Joe Heck

Republican Party

US Representative for Nevada's 3rd Congressional District

Supported by

  • US Chamber of Commerce
  • National Association of Homebuilders
  • Freedom Partners Action Fund

No

No

No

No

No

Yes

No

Statewide Ballot Measures

Question 2 - Legalize Marijuana

Legalizes personal use of marijuana for people age 21-and-older. Regulates & taxes marijuana sales at 15%, dedicated to funding public services.

A Yes Vote Means

People age 21-and-over can use and grow small amounts of marijuana. Marijuana is regulated & taxed at 15% rate, to fund education & healthcare.

Who Says Yes:

  • Northern Nevada NAACP
  • National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Law
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal

A No Vote Means

Marijuana stays illegal, with possession punishable by up to 2 years in prison. No additional tax revenue goes to education & healthcare.

Who Says No:

  • Nevada Sheriffs' and Chiefs' Association
  • Campaign Against Legalizing Marijuana

Voter Information Specific To Your Area

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