Turnout statistics from November's election are still being tabulated, but there were an unusually large number of voters who either abstained from the presidential selection or entered write-in candidates, said Michael McDonald, who runs the U.S. Elections Project, which collects data on voter turnout across the country.
"It's a very tough defeat. I'd be lying if I said it wasn't," Nevada Republican Party Chairman Michael McDonald said early Wednesday. "We have some great senators and Assembly people."