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Una pegatina que dice “Yo Voté”
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Convertirse en ciudadana, vivir una pandemia y votar por primera vez son un montón de experiencias nuevas en un año. La reportera bilingüe Natalie Van Hoozer habló con Jenny Hernández, quien reside en Las Vegas, sobre el viaje que hizo con su mamá a California para entregar su boleta y asegurar que fuese contada. Todavía no tenemos los resultados oficiales de las elecciones generales de 2020. 

A pen rests on instructions for signature verification on a mail ballot
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Legal challenges and accusations of fraud are just a couple of the issues seeding doubt about a clear winner in the presidential race on Election Day. 

“My advice for voters this year is patience,” said Ken Miller, a political science professor at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas.

A voter placing a ballot into a box.
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Lee en español.

Although state and local officials are preparing to conduct the June 9 primary election almost entirely through mail ballots, election officials say they plan to have some form of limited early voting available.

Un lugar para votar que coloca una boleta en una caja.
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Read in English.

Aunque autoridades estatales y locales se están preparando para realizar las elecciones primarias el 9 de junio casi totalmente a través de boletas por correo, funcionarios electorales dicen que planean tener disponible algún tipo de votación temprana limitada.

An image showing a sign that reads "Early Vote, 10-6" for people casting votes in northern Nevada.
Noah Glick

As Nevadans cast their early votes before Saturday’s presidential caucus, some say campaigns are missing out on one key voting bloc: tribes.

Julia Ritchey

Starting this weekend, some Washoe County voters will be heading to the polls to cast their ballots. Reno Public Radio’s Anh Gray has the details.

Luanne Cutler is with Washoe’s Registrar of Voters. She’s expecting most people to turn out during early voting.

“The past few election cycles," Cutler explains, "we’ve had well more than half of the voters who show up, vote early.”

Based on past elections, it gets even busier in the last few days of early voting, so Cutler has this advice: