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|Nevada State Treasurer|
|2007 - 2015|
|Predecessor||Brian Krolicki (R)|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 4, 2014|
|First elected||November 7, 2006|
|Term limits||Two terms|
|Bachelor's||University of California, Berkeley (1982)|
|J.D.||University of California, Berkeley|
|Date of birth||July 22, 1959|
|Place of birth||San Francisco, California|
- 1 Biography
- 2 Political career
- 3 Elections
- 4 Campaign donors
- 5 Recent news
- 6 See also
- 7 External links
- 8 References
Since she was barred by term limits from seeking a third term as state treasurer, Marshall ran for the office of Nevada Secretary of State in November 2014. The general election took place November 4, 2014. Kate Marshall lost the general election on November 4, 2014.
After graduating from the University of California, Berkeley, Marshall taught English and commerce in Kenya as a member of the U.S. Peace Corps. She later returned to the United States and received a jurist doctorate degree from UC Berkley's School of Law, and interned for U.S. Senator Paul Laxalt's law firm in Washington, DC. She later was accepted to the United States Department of Justice's Honors program.
In 1997, Marshall moved to Nevada at the request of the Nevada Attorney General to create Nevada’s Antitrust Unit as senior deputy attorney general.
In 2006, Marshall was elected Nevada State Treasurer.
- Attended, California State University-San Francisco
- B.A. - University of California, Berkeley (1982)
- J.D. - University of California, Berkeley
Nevada Treasurer (2007-2015)
- See also: Nevada secretary of state election, 2014
|Secretary of State of Nevada, 2014|
|Independent||None of these candidates||3.5%||18,778|
|Election Results via Nevada Secretary of State.|
October 3 debate
Barbara Cegavske (R) and Kate Marshall (D) differed over campaign finance laws, voter ID and same-day voter registration during a debate on Vegas PBS. Marshall criticized Cegavske for failing to spearhead campaign finance and ethics reform during her time in the Nevada State Senate. Cegavske argued that Democrats have held the Nevada State Legislature in recent sessions and failed to pursue campaign finance reforms. Marshall countered that Cegavske was the chair of the Senate Legislative Operations and Election Committee in 2005 and voted against a 2013 proposal for significant reform. Cegavske noted that her committee reviewed hundreds of proposals but committee members blocked most bills due to concerns for their respective parties.
The debate highlighted stark differences between Cegavske and Marshall over voter ID and same-day voter registration. Cegavske supported voter ID during the debate while Marshall opposed an ID requirement due to the potential for disenfranchisement. Marshall argued on behalf of same-day registration at voting locations to increase turnout. Cegavske expressed concern that same-day registration might not be feasible as elections officials would need to verify citizenship and residency on short timetables.
|United States House, Nevada Special Election, 2011|
|Nevada State Treasurer (2010)|
|Kate Marshall (D)||338,588||48.31%|
|Steven E. Martin (R)||307,115||43.82%|
|None of These Candidates||26,837||3.83%|
Ethics complaints were filed by the Nevada Republican Party against Marshall for alleged improper use of publicly-funded web pages, phone lines, and state employees for her 2010 re-election campaign. Nevada GOP state treasurer candidate Steve Martin also criticized Marshall for running commercials for the Nevada College Savings Plans featuring her name and voice in an election year.
|2006 Race for Treasurer - Democratic Primary|
|Kate Marshall (D)||65.5%|
|2006 Race for Treasurer - General Election|
|Kate Marshall (D)||47.3%|
|Mark Destefano (R)||41.7%|
|Mark Andrews (IAP)||6.2%|
Comprehensive donor information for Marshall is available dating back to 2006. Based on available campaign finance records, Marshall raised a total of $791,841 during that time period. This information was last updated on May 23, 2013.
|Kate Marshall's Campaign Contribution History|
|Grand Total Raised||$791,841|
Ballotpedia collects information on campaign donors for each year in which a candidate or incumbent is running for election. The following table offers a breakdown of Kate Marshall's donors each year. Click [show] for more information.
|Kate Marshall's Campaign Contributions|
|Total Raised by General Election Opponent||$500,272 (Rep)||$181,743 (Rep)|
|Top 5 contributors||Searchlight Leadership Fund||$10,000||Harrahs||$10,000|
|Reliable Wetzel Energy Production||$10,000||American Federation of State County & Municipal Employees||$10,000|
|Reid for County Commissioner||$10,000||Nevada Democratic Party||$10,000|
|Marnell Properties||$10,000||Kate Marshall||$7,521|
|Bellagio||$10,000||Searchlight Leadership Fund||$7,500|
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- Nevada State Treasurer Kate Marshall
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Campaign contributions: 2012, 2010, 2008, 2006
- Official biography of Kate Marshall
- Kate Marshall for Secretary of State 2014 Official campaign website, "Homepage," accessed February 27, 2013
- Project Votesmart" accessed November 1, 2012
- Official Campaign Website 2014, "Homepage," accessed February 27, 2013
- Nevada Secretary of State, "Silver State Election Night Results 2014," accessed June 10, 2014
- Las Vegas Review-Journal, "Secretary of state candidates argue election reform, voter ID issues," October 3, 2014
- Nevada Secretary of State Ross Miller, Silver State Election, "U.S. House of Representatives, District 2 (Official)"
- Nevada Secretary of State, "November 2010 General Election Results," accessed May 14, 2011
- Republican Party to File Ethics Complaints Against Secretary of State Ross Miller and State Treasurer Kate Marshall -- Nevada News Bureau
- Charges, Countercharges Fly Between Martin and Marshall in Race for State Treasurer -- Nevada News Bureau
- Nevada Secretary of State - Official 2006 Primary Election Results
- Nevada Secretary of State - Official 2006 General Election Results
- Follow the Money, "Career fundraising for Kate Marshall," accessed May 23, 2013
- Follow the Money.org, "Home," accessed February 17, 2015
Brian Krolicki (R)
| Succeeded by|
Dan Schwartz (R)
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