Clark County District Court Judge & Las Vegas Justice of the Peace candidates Compete for the most widely recognized Veteran Endorsement in Nevada
Clark County, Nevada (February 29, 2016) – – – Veterans In Politics International, Inc. (VIPI), today announced that it has endorsed six Clark County candidates who are running for Clark County District Court Judge and Las Vegas Justice of the Peace.
Endorsees include Anat “Annette” Levy, Sean P. Connell, Judge Melissa A. Saragosa, Judge Bita Yeager, Robert Kurth, and Amy “JoAnne” Chelini.
No endorsements were made for Clark County District Court Judge Department 15, Justice of the Peace Las Vegas TWNSHP Dept. 7, and Justice of the Peace Las Vegas TWNSHP Dept. 13.
The process was open to the public, live streamed on social media, taped, unedited no questions are known until they are asked, and no candidates are rubber stamped, no “back room deals, no financial gain, and the panel members’ identities are not publicly released until the day of the interviews.
No one is paid to be a part of this process; we do it for love of community in an effort to educate the public on the candidates running for office.
Thank you to all the candidates, panel members, VIPI members, and our sponsors Scott Ghormley owner of Rhythm Kitchen Restaurant * Brent Jones owner of Real Water * Ron Q. Quilang owner of Ron Q. Corporations * Craig Mueller partner Mueller Hinds & Associates Law Firm * Kenneth Pollock former Clark County District Court Judge * George Carson owner of AllTalkRadio.net
Tony Abbatangelo Former Las Vegas Justice of the Peace moderated the endorsement interviews.
Interview panel members included Karen Steelmon VIPI Auxiliary Director * Ron Q. Quilang Businessman * Monti Levy Nevada Attorney * Jim Jonas VIP Talk Show Host * Melanie Thomas Nevada Attorney * Brian Clark Nevada Attorney * Jason Smith Vice-Chairman of the Libertarian Party of Nevada * Michael Broadway NV/AZ Realtor* Rob Lauer Army * Craig Mueller Nevada Attorney/US Navy * Nathan Atkins Army * Jason Stoffel Nevada Attorney * Tim Petarra Veterans Party of America/Army.
VIPI staff member is Gia Rose Massa.
The Invocation was given by George Chehade VIPI Minister.
Our official endorsements are below for each judicial seat. The video of each endorsement interview will be archived within a week. If you don’t agree with who we have chosen to endorse, please educate yourself on the candidates.
VIPI is the only group in the State of Nevada that endorses candidates with this type of transparency. We invite every single candidate that has filed for election by using several different types of communication. No other group comes close.
Veterans In Politics International Endorsed Candidates:
Clark County District Judge Dept. 20
• Anat “Annette” Levy
Justice of the Peace Las Vegas TWNSH Dept. 3
• Sean P. Connell
Justice of the Peace Las Vegas TWNSH Dept. 4
• Judge Melissa A. Saragosa
Justice of the Peace Las Vegas TWNSH Dept. 6
• Judge Bita Yeager
Justice of the Peace Las Vegas TWNSH Dept. 9
• Robert Kurth
Justice of the Peace Las Vegas TWNSH Dept. 14
• Amy “JoAnne” Chelini
Interview panel members are screened volunteers who are strictly prohibited from receiving any consideration or advice from prospective political candidates seeking an endorsement from VIPI or their opponents. Each panel member signed a “Confidentiality Agreement” and at no time can they disclose any discussions that took place during the time of voting.
Veterans In Politics International, Inc. established in 1992:
Mission: To educate, organize, and awaken our veterans and their families to select, support and intelligently vote for those candidates whom would help create a better world, to protect ourselves from our own government(s) in a culture of corruption, and to be the political voice for those in other groups who do not have one.
For more information contact Steve Sanson VIPI President 702 283 8088/ Karen Steelmon VIPI Auxiliary Director 702 238 5134 or visit www.veteransinpolitics.org.
Veterans In Politics: http://www.vegasallnetradio.com/veterans-in-politics.html
Veterans In Politics International
702 283 8088