Despite the attention the presidential election has drawn, less than 60 percent of eligible voters in the U.S. cast a ballot. Academics from Latin America living in Reno have a unique perspective on this issue, as voting is compulsory in many Latin American countries.
Now that WC-1 has passed, Washoe County residents should expect an increase in the sales and use tax in Washoe County from the current rate of 7.725 to 8.265, the highest rate of any county in Nevada.
Before you run outside to smoke a joint to celebrate the passage of Question 2, there is much more to the legalization of recreational marijuana in Nevada. Ballot Question 2 was only the beginning.
Samira Sabou works for a Nigerien newspaper and got the unique chance to report on elections directly from the United States.
In March, Stephanie Greenwood pledged to be a voice for her family. Thanks to early voting on campus, she had a chance to make a difference.
Charles Reed never questioned the importance of his vote, and now he hopes to convince his fellow millennials to make their voices heard.
Nevada ballot Question 2 seeks to legalize recreational marijuana. Cynthia Sandoval explains the question in an infographic.
Democrats and Republicans in Washoe County have employed different methods of engaging with Latino voters this election season, and we’ll soon see how effective they’ve been.
Cynthia Sandoval explains each of the ballot questions in an infographic.
Brekhus, 49, is hoping to be re-elected in this year’s bid for Reno City Council Ward 1. She won 2012’s election with 58 percent of the votes over her opponent Bernie Carter.