07 May '11, 3pm

Nevada GOP Sues Over "Free For All" Special Election

Nevada GOP Sues Over "Free For All" Special Election

How scared is the Republican Party in Nevada that Sharron Angle might become a spoiler in the special election to replace Rep. Dean Heller in Congress? Scared enough to sue over the "free for all" election the Secretary of State is allowing in September. Originally, the Republican Party was under the impression that each party would get to nominate one endorsee for the ballot, allowing party insiders to simply hand-pick who they want to see run. However, after studying the rules on special elections for the state, the Secretary deemed that it was supposed to be an "open" election -- meaning no primary, and any candidate who put his or her name on the ballot would be considered. And with no filing fee required in a special election, that cold mean a lot of candidates. Nevada political reporter Jon Ralston has dubbed the GOP legal action the "Stop Sharron Angle lawsuit ," wi...

Full article: http://www.care2.com/causes/politics/blog/nevada-gop-sues...

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