2018 Endorsements

After many hours of interviewing candidates during meetings of the BANN Legislative Committee, we are proud to share our endorsements for the upcoming General Election. All endorsed candidates have proven to understand our issues and realize the importance of a healthy building industry to our region's economic recovery.

For the 2018 General Election, the Builders Association of Northern Nevada has endorsed the below candidates. Please keep them in mind when voting on Tuesday, November 6. Please click the link below to download the list of endorsements and/or paycheck stuffers. 

If you have any questions please contact BANN at (775) 329-4611.  





US Senate

Dean Heller, US Senate


US House of Representatives

Mark Amodei, US House District 2


State Senate

Julia Ratti, District 13

Ira Hansen, District 14

Ben Kieckhefer, District 16

James A. Settelmeyer, District 17


State Assembly

Jill Tolles, District 25

Lisa Krasner, District 26

Teresa Benitez-Thompson, District 27

Jill Dickman, District 31

Alexis Hansen, District 32

John Ellison, District 33



Adam Laxalt, Governor

Michael Roberson, Lieutenant Governor

Barbara K. Cegavske, Secretary of State

Ron Knecht, State Controller

Wes Duncan, Attorney General


Supreme Court

Abbi Silver

Lidia Stiglich


Reno City Council

Hillary Shieve, Mayor

Bonnie Weber, Ward 4


Sparks City Council

Ron Smith, Mayor

Ed Lawson, Ward 2


Washoe County

Darin Balaam, Sheriff

Kalie Work, Recorder

Bob Lucey, Commission, District 2

Kitty Jung, Commission, District 3


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