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Democrats maintain registration advantage over GOP in Nevada

While total voter registration for both Republicans and Democrats fell in June, Democrats maintain a nearly 100,000 voter lead over the GOP in Nevada. Among active voters, 530,752 Nevadans are registered Democrats, or 42.1 percent, compared with 432,824 Republicans, or 34.3 percent. But the numbers show that the key group that will decide most statewide elections remains the more than 220,000 registered as nonpartisan, who make up 17.55 percent of the total. The next-largest group is the Independent American Party, which claims 4.68 percent, or 58,931, of the state’s registered voters. The remaining voters — just 1.3 percent of the …

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The Nevada Appeal Updated Jul 3, 2013 10:16AM Published Jul 3, 2013 12:23AM Copyright 2013 The Nevada Appeal. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.