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WHEREAS, registering to vote empowers eligible citizens to exercise their right to cast a ballot on Election Day; and

WHEREAS, an estimated 300,000 Nevada residents are eligible, but have not yet registered to vote; and

WHEREAS, the voter registration process in Nevada is easier and more convenient than ever, with applications available online f or eligible voters at www.RegisterToVoteNV.gov or through in-person registration at local election offices and state voter registration agencies; and

WHEREAS, MyVoterFile, which is found online through the Nevada Secretary of State's website, allows Nevada's voters to verify their voter registration status; and

WHEREAS, Nevadans can easily update their voter registration information, including their address and party affiliation, online; and

WHEREAS, the need for public information and education regarding voter registration is critical for Nevada voters to take part in the 2018 election cycle;

NOW, THEREFORE, I, BRIAN SANDOVAL, GOVERNOR OF THE STATE OF NEVADA, do hereby proclaim  September 24-30, 2017 as

 Voter Registration Week in Nevada

 

 Proclamation Seal Only                         Signatures of Governor Brian Sandoval, Barbara Cegaske & Wayne Thorley