Nevada's 3rd congressional district
|Nevada's 3rd congressional district|
Nevada's 3rd congressional district – since January 3, 2013.
|U.S. Representative||Jacky Rosen (D–Henderson)|
|Population (2016 est.)||779,908|
The 3rd Congressional District of Nevada is a congressional district occupying the area south of Las Vegas, including Henderson, Boulder City and most of unincorporated Clark County. The district was initially created after the 2000 census.
It was intended to be a "fair fight" district, and as originally drawn had a relatively equal balance of registered Republicans and registered Democrats. It is currently represented by Democrat Jacky Rosen. She was elected to the United States Senate in the 2018 election. Democrat Susie Lee was elected on November 6th and is congresswoman-elect.
Cities and townships
- Las Vegas (part)
- Summerlin South
- Blue Diamond
- Spring Valley (part)
- Paradise (part)
- Whitney (part)
- Boulder City
- Sandy Valley
Election results from presidential races:
|2000||President||Al Gore 49 – George W. Bush 48%|
|2004||President||George W. Bush 50 – John Kerry 49%|
|2008||President||Barack Obama 55 – John McCain 43%|
|2012||President||Barack Obama 50 – Mitt Romney 49%|
|2016||President||Donald Trump 48 – Hillary Clinton 47%|
List of representatives
|Representative||Party||Years||Congress||District Home||Electoral history|
|District created January 3, 2003|
|Jon Porter||Republican||January 3, 2003 –
January 3, 2009
|108th||Boulder City||First elected in 2002|
|Dina Titus||Democratic||January 3, 2009 –
January 3, 2011
|111th||Las Vegas||Elected in 2008|
|Joe Heck||Republican||January 3, 2011 –
January 3, 2017
|112th||Henderson||First elected in 2010|
Retired to run for U.S. Senate
|Jacky Rosen||Democratic||January 3, 2017 –
January 3, 2019
|115th||Henderson||Elected in 2016. Retiring after being elected to the United States Senate.|
|Susie Lee||Democratic||Elect.||116th||Las Vegas||Term starting January 3, 2019.|
|Independent American||Richard Wayne O'Dell||1,694||0.95|
|Republican win (new seat)|
|Republican||Jon Porter (incumbent)||162,240||54.46|
|Libertarian||Joseph P. Silvestri||9,260||3.11|
|Independent American||Richard Wayne O'Dell||6,053||2.03|
|Republican||Jon Porter (incumbent)||102,232||48.46|
|Democratic||Tessa M. Hafen||98,261||46.57|
|Independent American||Joshua Hansen||5,329||2.53|
|Libertarian||Joseph P. Silvestri||5,157||2.44|
|Republican||Jon Porter (incumbent)||147,940||42.29|
|Independent||Jeffrey C. Reeves||14,922||4.27|
|Libertarian||Joseph P. Silvestri||10,164||2.91|
|Independent American||Floyd Fitzgibbons||6,937||1.98|
|Democratic gain from Republican|
|Democratic||Dina Titus (incumbent)||127,168||47.47|
|Libertarian||Joseph P. Silvestri||4,026||1.50|
|Independent American||Scott David Narter||1,291||0.48|
|Republican gain from Democratic|
|Republican||Joe Heck (Incumbent)||137,244||50.36|
|Independent American||Jim Murphy||12,856||4.72|
|Independent American||Tom Jones||5,600||2.05|
|Republican||Joe Heck (Incumbent)||88,528||60.75|
|Independent||Steven St. John||1,344||0.92|
|Independent American||Warren Markowitz||11,580||3.73|
|Democratic gain from Republican|
|Independent American||Harry Vickers||3,481||1.22%||-2.51%|
|Margin of victory||25,923||9.06%||+7.79%|
Historical district boundaries
- "Partisan Voting Index – Districts of the 115th Congress" (PDF). The Cook Political Report. April 7, 2017. Retrieved April 7, 2017.
- "2002 Election Results" (PDF). Retrieved 7 November 2018.
- "2004 Election Results" (PDF). Retrieved 7 November 2018.
- "2006 Election Results" (PDF). Retrieved 7 November 2018.
- "2008 Election Results" (PDF). Retrieved 7 November 2018.
- "Congressional results". www.nvsos.gov. Retrieved 7 November 2018.
- "Nevada General Election 2012 – U.S. Congress".
- "Nevada General Election 2014 – U.S. Congress".
- "Silver State Election Night Results 2016". Nevada Secretary of State. November 8, 2016. Retrieved November 9, 2016.
- "Silver State 2018 Election Night Results | U.S. House of Representatives". Nevada Secretary of State. Nov 14, 2018.