Nevada down ballot state executive elections, 2014

From Ballotpedia
Jump to: navigation, search


StateExecLogo.png

Nevada Down Ballot State Executive Elections

Primary Date
June 10, 2014

General Election Date:
November 4, 2014

Nevada State Executive Elections
Top Ballot
Governor Lieutenant GovernorSecretary of StateAttorney General
Down Ballot
Treasurer, Controller

Flag of Nevada.png
Two down ballot state executive positions are up for election in the state of Nevada in 2014. The general election will be held on November 4, 2014.

Nevada is one of 12 states to use a strictly closed primary process, in which the selection of a party's candidates in an election is limited to registered party members.[1][2][3]

Treasurer

Candidates

General election

Democratic Party Kim Wallin[4]
Republican Party Dan Schwartz - Businessman, 2012 congressional candidate[5]
Independent Kress Cave[6]

Term-limited

Democratic Party Kate Marshall - Incumbent

Duties

The treasurer is a member of the State Board of Finance and serves as chair of the Board of Trustees of the College Savings Plan of Nevada. The treasurer also serves as administrator of the Municipal Bond Bank, administrator of the 529 College Savings Plan and Trust Fund, administrator of the Nevada Prepaid Tuition Program and Trust Fund, and administrator of the Fund for a Healthy Nevada and the Trust Fund for Public Health. The treasurer is also administrator of the Nevada Unclaimed Property Division and oversees the Millennium Scholarship Program.

Controller

Candidates

General election

Republican Party Ron Knecht[6]
Democratic Party Andrew Martin[6]
Independent Tom Jones[6]

Term-limited

Democratic Party Kim Wallin - Incumbent

Lost in primary

Republican Party Barry Herr[6]
Republican Party Cort Arlint[6]

Did not make ballot

Results

Primary

Republican primary
Nevada Controller, Republican Primary, 2014
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngRon Knecht 52.6% 56,480
Cort Arlint 13.7% 14,734
Barry Herr 19.4% 20,815
None of these 14.4% 15,420
Total Votes 107,449
Election Results Via:Nevada Secretary of State.


Democratic primary

Andrew Martin won the Democratic primary without opposition.

Duties

The controller's main duties include conducting the final audit and settling of all claims against the state, they also must ensure compliance with the intent of the constitution, federal laws and state statutes in this regard. The Controller is also responsible for computing, withholding and accounting all state payroll deductions and also overseeing all records in connection with administration and compliance with federal revenue and income tax laws.

Key deadlines

Deadline Event
January 6, 2014 First day of candidate filing
January 17, 2014 Last day of candidate filing
July 10, 2014 Primary election
November 4, 2014 General election
November 25, 2014 Certification of election results

Recent news

Treasurer

This section displays the most recent stories in a Google news search for the term "Nevada + treasurer + election + 2014"

All stories may not be relevant to this page due to the nature of the search engine.

Nevada Treasurer Election News Feed

  • Loading...

Controller

This section displays the most recent stories in a Google news search for the term "Nevada + controller + election + 2014"

All stories may not be relevant to this page due to the nature of the search engine.

Nevada Controller Election News Feed

  • Loading...

See also

References