Elko County Republican Party

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Welcome to the ECRP Candidate Corner!  Our purpose is to provide information on Republican candidates for partisan offices in the November 6, 2012 election.

 

Here is the order the offices appearing on this page:

 

U. S. President

 

U. S. Senate

 

U. S. Congress (District 2)

 

State Offices:

Governor (n/a in 2012)

Lieutenant Governor (n/a in 2012)

Secretary of State (n/a in 2012)

State Treasurer (n/a in 2012)

State Controller (n/a in 2012)

Attorney General (n/a in 2012)

State Senate

State Assemblyman

 

Elko County Partisan Offices

Assessor (n/a in 2012)

Clerk (n/a in 2012)

Commissioner

District Attorney (n/a in 2012)

Public Administrator (n/a in 2012)

Recorder (n/a in 2012)

Treasurer (n/a in 2012)

 

Simply scroll down to the office you are seeking. 

 

For information on nonpartisan offices, visit the Elko County website:  www.elkocountynv.net/departments/clerk/elections.html

 

 

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If you need to register to vote or change your party affiliation, you may now do it online by clicking here.

Online registration ends October 6 for the 2012 General Election.

(Register in person at the Elko County Clerk’s office through October 16 and early voting begins October 20)

 

 

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If you want to listen to the candidates speak at recent Candidate Forums, click below on the forum you wish to hear (it will take a minute or two before starting).

 

 

State Senate District 19

 

County Commissioner District 5

 

Elko City Council

 

Elko Justice of the Peace

U. S. President

Candidate Name

Mitt Romney

Website

www.mittromney.com

Email Address

www.mittromney.com/forms/other

(use website contact from)

Phone #

857-288-3500

Address

Romney for President

PO Box 149756

Boston, MA 02114-9756

Background

www.mittromney.com/learn/mitt

 

 

U. S. Senate

Candidate Name

Senator Dean Heller

Website

www.heller.senate.gov/public/index.cfm/

www.deanheller.com/home

Email Address

www.heller.senate.gov/public/index.cfm/contact-form  (use website contact from)

Phone #

775-738-2001 (Elko)

202-224-6244 (Washington, DC)

Address

3290 Idaho Street, Suite 2A
Elko, NV 89801

361-A Russell Senate Office Building
Washington, DC 20510

Background

www.deanheller.com/about/

 

 

U. S. Representative CD 2

Candidate Name

Congressman Mark Amodei

Website

www.amodei.house.gov/

www.amodei4nevada.com/meet-mark.asp

Email Address

www.amodei4nevada.com/connect-network.asp  (use website contact form)

Phone #

775-777-7705 (Elko)

202-225-6155 (Washington, DC)

Address

905 Railroad Street, Suite 104 D
Elko, NV 89801

125 Cannon House Office Building
Washington, DC 20515

Background

www.amodei4nevada.com/meet-mark.asp

 

 

Governor

Candidate Name

Not applicable this election

 

 

Lieutenant Governor

Candidate Name

Not applicable this election

 

 

Secretary of State

Candidate Name

Not applicable this election

 

 

State Treasurer

Candidate Name

Not applicable this election

 

 

State Controller

Candidate Name

Not applicable this election

 

 

Attorney General

Candidate Name

Not applicable this election

 

 

State Senate District 19

Candidate Name

Peter (Pete) Goicoechea

Website

 

Email Address

pgoicoechea@yahoo.com

Phone #

775-237-5300

Address

P.O. Box 97, Eureka, NV 89316

Background

Nevada Assembly, 2003-2005, sixteen-year Eureka County Commissioner; Humboldt River Basin Authority; Nevada Rural Health Centers; Western States Coalition; Nevada Association of Counties; Land Use Planning Advisory Council; Nevada Grazing Board of District Nos. 4 and 6; Central Committee of Nevada State Grazing Boards.

Candidate Forum

To listen to the September 17th candidate forum, click here.

 

 

State Assemblyman District 33

Candidate Name

Assemblyman John Ellison

Website

www.leg.state.nv.us/Assembly/Current/Assembly/alist.cfm

Email Address

jellison@asm.state.nv.us

Phone #

775-738-6284 (work)

775-934-6611 (cell)

Address

438 South 5th St.
Elko, NV 89801-4276

Background

www.facebook.com/pages/John-Ellison-for-Assembly-District-33/133113350042036?sk=info

Short Quote

I have been in politics for nearly 20 years. My goals and views have never waivered. I want nothing but the very best for the people I represent. I work hard for you the people.

 

 

State Board of Education, Dist. 2

Candidate Name

Dave Cook

Website

www.davecook4kids.com/

Email Address

DaveCook4Kids@hotmail.com

Phone #

775-885-1454

Address

1805 N. Carson St., #89

Carson City,NV 89701

Background

www.davecook4kids.com/About-Us.html

 

 

Commissioner, District 1

Candidate Name

Commisioner Demar Dahl

Website

 

Email Address

demar@demardahl.com

Phone #

 775-752-3806

Address

 PO Box 67, Deeth NV 89823-0067

Background

 

Short Quote

 

 

 

Commissioner, District 3

Candidate Name

Commissioner Glen Guttry

Website

 

Email Address

gg4gmf@frontiernet.net

Phone #

 775-738-1567

Address

 3169 Midland Dr, Elko, NV  89801

Background

 

Short Quote

 

 

 

Commissioner, District 5

Candidate Name

Grant Gerber

Website

 

Email Address

aggerberlaw@gmail.com

Phone #

 775-753-6738 or 775-738-9258

Address

 543 Charlwood Ct, Spring Creek, NV  89815

Background

 

Candidate Forum

To listen to the September 25th candidate forum, click here.

Commissioner, District 4

Candidate Name

R. Jeff Williams

Website

 

Email Address

 

Phone #

 

Address

 

City

Osino, NV

Background

President & founder of NNE Construction, Inc.– semi-retired, Elko Co. Natural Resources Advisory Commission & Elko Co. Road Services Advisory Committee, Wells native.

Short Quote

 

 

 

Assessor

Candidate Name

Katrinka Russell

Website

Katrinkarussell4assessor.com

Email Address

krussell@elkocountynv.net

Phone #

 

Address

 

City

 

Background

Currently Assessor since 2008 appointment, 20 years in Assessor’s office, in Elko since 1984

Short Quote

Let’s get it done!

 

 

Clerk

Candidate Name

Carol Fosmo

Website

 

Email Address

 

Phone #

 

Address

 

City

 

Background

Elko Co. Administrative Clerk since 2001, Deputy Clerk in Clerk’s office since 1992, lived in Nevada since 1988 and previously in 1972

Short Quote

 

 

 

District Attorney

Candidate Name

Mark Torvinen

Website

 

Email Address

 

Phone #

 

Address

 

City

 

Background

Chief Criminal Deputy District Attorney since 2001, private practice 1991-2001, Elko Co. District Attorney 1985-90, private practice 1981-85 in Elko, Judge Advocate General attorney in Army pre-1981.

Short Quote

 

 

 

Public Administrator

Candidate Name

Janyce Jenkins

Website

 

Email Address

 

Phone #

 

Address

 

City

 

Background

Currently in second term as Public Administrator and legal secretary for atty Robert Wines, has been legal secretary for 25 years

Short Quote

 

 

 

Recorder

Candidate Name

Natalie Roach

Website

 

Email Address

 

Phone #

 

Address

 

City

 

Background

Currently Deputy Recorder with 6 yrs in Recorder’s office

Short Quote

 

 

 

Recorder

Candidate Name

Mike Smales

Website

 

Email Address

 

Phone #

 

Address

 

City

 

Background

Elko Co.’s Info. Tech. Dept., 21 yr county employee, board member of Elko Federal Credit Union, Elko native

Short Quote

 

 

 

Treasurer

Candidate Name

Rebecca Erickson

Website

 

Email Address

 

Phone #

 

Address

 

City

 

Background

Currently Co. Treasurer, deputy Treasurer for 18 years before, in Elko since 1978

Short Quote