Category Archives: Presidential Campaign

02 Dec

Third Party Candidate Files For Nevada Recount For $14,000

Independent presidential candidate Roque de la Fuente filed for a recount in five counties in the state of Nevada, according to a local Fox affiliate report Wednesday. The recount will be held in Carson City, Douglas, Mineral, Nye, and Clark counties, with Fuente putting up the estimated cost of $14,000. The state of Nevada allows […]

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30 Nov

Recount of Nevada’s presidential vote about to get underway

CARSON CITY, Nev. (KOLO) The request arrived by email a few minutes shy of closing time Tuesday at the Nevada Secretary of State’s office.
Reform Party candidate Roque “Rocky” De La Fuente was requesting a recount of the vote in the presidential election.
For the record, the businessman-political activist says like Green Party candidate Jill Stein, who has requested the other recounts, he is seeking to ensure the integrity of the system.
He adds that he chose Nevada, which Hillary Clinton won by more than two percentage points, to counter Stein’s requests in states that went for Donald Trump.
Stein failed to make the Nevada ballot and could not have requested the recount. De La Fuente did appear, coming in dead last with just 2,552 votes out of more than a million cast.

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30 Nov

De La Fuente Files for Recount in Nevada

FT. LAUDERDALE, FLORIDA, UNITED STATES, November 30, 2016 /EINPresswire.com/ — FT. LAUDERDALE, Florida, November 30, 2016 – After withdrawing his presidential recount petition in Wisconsin, “Rocky” Roque De La Fuente almost immediately filed for a recount in Nevada. De La Fuente was the first to file for a recount in Wisconsin but withdrew his petition […]

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30 Nov

The Latest: 5 Nevada counties to recount presidential race

By Associated Press November 30 LANSING, Mich. — The Latest on presidential recount efforts in Michigan, Pennsylvania, Wisconsin and Nevada (all times local): 3:30 p.m. Nevada election officials will recount ballots in five counties after independent presidential candidate Roque De La Fuente requested and paid about $14,000 for the effort. De La Fuente finished last […]

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30 Nov

De La Fuente files for recount in Nevada

FT. LAUDERDALE, Florida (KOLO) – After withdrawing his presidential recount petition in Wisconsin, “Rocky” Roque De La Fuente almost immediately filed for a recount in Nevada. De La Fuente was the first to file for a recount in Wisconsin but withdrew his petition when Jill Stein duplicated his effort and the estimated cost of the […]

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29 Nov

Independent presidential candidate requests recount in Nevada

Independent candidate Roque “Rocky” De La Fuente has requested a recount of the results of the presidential election in Nevada, his campaign confirmed today. De La Fuente said in a statement Tuesday that he is asking for recounts in Florida and Nevada “to create a nationwide awareness of the vulnerability of our election system” and […]

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