The early voting blog is updated, and good morning from NV, where the president sued us over mail ballots and lost.… t.co/MTVX3pzy6h
3 hours 27 min ago.
Last blog update of the evening, with Washoe numbers.
Repubs won early voting in both urban areas today, but still… t.co/Wna6g0YjV9
12 hours 24 min ago.
Washoe is in for the day, with GOP winning by 1,700:
Democratic - 2,299
Republican - 3,987
Other - 1,436
Total - 7… t.co/d4CHvoDdXM
12 hours 38 min ago.
Early voting blog updated with Clark numbers.
Dem Clark firewall increased by more than 6K since this morning's up… t.co/I5LNjOJSCJ
12 hours 44 min ago.
GOP picked up 2,000 ballots on the Dems in Clark in early voting today:
R – 12,865
D – 10,844
NP – 5,898
13 hours 2 min ago.
You don't think #WeMatter?
Oh, #WeMatter! t.co/DnogiUQr1f
13 hours 21 min ago.
@riccijonesNSEA @TheNVIndy Ha! Thanks.
13 hours 57 min ago.
Couldn't it be both? t.co/MiwLRnJ1wj
14 hours 36 min ago.
And thanks to all of you who have donated to our nonprofit news site to show your appreciation for the early voting… t.co/isxzUPzFmo
14 hours 50 min ago.
Here's a brief update on these new numbers as we wait for Washoe and Clark in-person numbers from today:
Almost tw… t.co/HZApDeVTTg
14 hours 55 min ago.
Clark County has updated its mail ballot counts:
Now up to 105K returned and Dems are up 60 percent to 19 pe… t.co/8u86oyEKtg
15 hours 49 min ago.
This is the city of Las Vegas model.
16 hours 33 min ago.
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