Metro Chamber Announces Endorsements in Municipal Elections
Las Vegas – Today, the Las Vegas Metro Chamber of Commerce released its endorsements in the upcoming municipal races. The Primary Election is slated for Tuesday, April 4, and the General Election (if necessary) is Tuesday, June 13.
The Metro Chamber’s endorsements are
City of Las Vegas
Ward 2 - Bob Beers
Ward 4 – Stavros Anthony
City of North Las Vegas
Mayor – John Lee
Ward 1 – Isaac Barron
City of Henderson
Mayor – Debra March
“Each of the Las Vegas Metro Chamber’s endorsed candidates has a proven record of understanding business issues, finding solutions to make doing business in local government easier, especially for small businesses, and working to strategically improve the business climate and enhance economic development,” said Hugh Anderson, chairman of the Government Affairs Committee.
Endorsement decisions are made by the Metro Chamber’s Government Affairs Committee (GAC) comprised of members from a variety of business sizes and industries. Invited candidates are interviewed by members of the GAC and the endorsements are made based on a candidate’s knowledge and understanding of business issues, voting record (when applicable) as well as dedication to creating a good environment for business growth, job creation and economic development.