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United States Senate election in Nevada, 2016

United States Senate election in Nevada, 2016

November 8, 2016

 
Party Democratic Republican

Incumbent U.S. Senator

Harry Reid
Democratic

The 2016 United States Senate election in Nevada will take place on November 8, 2016, to elect a member of the United States Senate to represent the State of Nevada, concurrently with the 2016 U.S. presidential election, as well as other elections to the United States Senate in other states and elections to the United States House of Representatives and various state and local elections.

Incumbent Democratic Senator Harry Reid, the Senate Majority Leader, is running for re-election to a sixth term.[1]

Democratic primary

Candidates

Declared

Potential

Republican primary

Candidates

Declared

  • Bob Beers, Las Vegas City Councilman, former State Senator and candidate for Governor in 2006[3]

Potential

Declined

General election

Polling

Poll source Date(s)
administered
Sample
size
Margin of
error
Harry
Reid (D)
Brian
Sandoval (R)
Other Undecided
Harper Polling July 26–29, 2014 602 ± 3.99% 43% 53% 4%

See also

References

  1. ^ a b Meredith Shiner (August 7, 2012). "Nevada: Harry Reid to Retire … in 2016?". Roll Call. 
  2. ^ a b c d e f Ralston, Jon (November 15, 2014). "MY COLUMN: Reid is dead if Sandoval (or anyone) runs, right?". Ralston Reports. Retrieved November 17, 2014. 
  3. ^ Smith, John L. (January 31, 2014). "Las Vegas City Councilman Beers gets early start against Harry Reid".  
  4. ^ John Rasche (April 22, 2013). "Angle: Local conservatives should run for office". Elko Daily Free Press. Retrieved September 21, 2013. 
  5. ^ a b "Pressure already building for Sandoval to take on Harry Reid".  
  6. ^ a b "Will Harry Reid Run?". Politico. August 27, 2014. Retrieved September 19, 2014. 
  7. ^ Bologna, Giacomo (October 23, 2013). "Nevada Republicans Line Up to Depose Reid in 2016". Roll Call. Retrieved October 23, 2013. 
  8. ^ "Wayne Root leaves Libertarian Party leadership, will seek US Senate seat". Independent Political Report. September 6, 2012. Retrieved September 21, 2013. 
  9. ^ Quinn, Garrett (September 14, 2012). "An Exit Interview With Wayne Allyn Root".  
  10. ^ Ray Hagar (February 20, 2013). "Reid says he'll run for re-election in 2016; won't comment on Sandoval as opponent". Reno Gazette-Journal. Retrieved September 21, 2013. 
  11. ^ Tetreault, Steve (November 18, 2014). "Amodei says no plans to run for Senate".  
  12. ^ Tetreault, Steve (November 13, 2014). "Heck says he has no interest in running for Senate".  

External links

Official campaign websites
  • Harry Reid for U.S. Senate incumbent
  • Bob Beers for U.S. Senate
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