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Amber Whitley

Name

Amber whitley

Occupation

Local 357 electrical union

Political Office

Governor

Political Affiliation

Republican

How would you describe yourself to voters?

I would describe myself as a compassionate person, a problem solver with the drive to get the job done. I stand for Integrity.

What do you see as the top issues in this campaign?

I am personally seeing in this campaign that if you don't have the funding you do not qualify for many events that could get your name out there, no matter if you are an amazing candidate and would be the best fit for the position.

On a scale of 1-10, how would you rate Governor Sisolak's handling of the pandemic? Why?

I personally give Sisolak a 4. I am giving him those 4 due to the pandemic being sprung so suddenly on our state. He did not act fast enough and left huge corporations/ business here in Nevada opened leaving the smaller family owned business to struggle, in turn leaving all nevadans to shop at very few places which caused larger crowds and many business to shut down permanently.

As governor, what specific steps will you take to improve education in Nevada?

As governor I'd start by taking more than 10% of the taxation from the cannabis industry here and PUT IT INTO OUR SCHOOLS where it was said to go from. The start but for some reason never made it. This would pay our teachers better like they deserve! These teachers are helping raise our children which are OUR FUTURE, we are relying on these kids to be great and care for us when we age and not giving them the proper tools... that's just the start.

In many ways, Nevada’s economy has recovered from the pandemic. However, the state has seen some of the fastest growing home and rent prices in the country, more than 10,000 former casino workers are still out of work and inflation threatens to undermine the state’s working families. As governor, what would you do to protect the economic interest of Nevada’s families?

Editor's Note: Candidate did not provide an answer.