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was a 2012 Independent American Party
candidate who sought election to the U.S. House
representing the 1st Congressional District
. Previously, he was an Independent American candidate
for District 15
of the Nevada State Assembly
Vaughan was defeated by Democratic candidate Dina Titus on November 6, 2012.
Vaughan was born in Murray, Kentucky in 1956. He has lived in Nevada for 26 years. He has earned a Masters in Business Administration as well as two Doctorates, one in accounting and the other in literature. He is an accomplished chess player, having set numerous world records. 
- See also: Nevada's 1st congressional district elections, 2012
Vaughan ran in the 2012 election for the U.S. House, representing Nevada's 1st District. Vaughan ran as the candidate of the Independent American Party.
|U.S. House, Nevada, District 1 General Election, 2012
|| Chris Edwards
|| William Pojunis
||Independent American Party of Nevada
|| Stan Vaughan
|Source: Nevada Secretary of State "U.S. House of Representatives Results"
- See also: Nevada State Assembly elections, 2010
Vaughan was defeated in the November 2, 2010 general election. His opponents in the November 2 general election wereElliot Anderson (D) and Dale Snyder (R).
Breakdown of the source of Vaughan's campaign funds before the 2012 election.
Vaughan was defeated by Dina Titus in 2012. During that election cycle, Vaughan's campaign committee raised a total of $19,200 and spent $19,200.
|U.S. House of Representatives, Nevada's 1st Congressional District, 2012 - Stan Vaughan Campaign Contributions|
|Total Raised by Election Winner
|Total Spent by Election Winner
|Top contributors to Stan Vaughan's campaign committee|
|Randall Terry for US House||$2,000
|Top 5 industries that contributed to campaign committee|