Pat in the News


December 2017

The top 10 House races to watch in 2018:
Key districts around the country that will define next year's battle for control of the House.

Politico / Read Full Article

October 2017

Life in a “glass closet” isn’t easy, especially when you don’t know who’s peeking in. “You had to know but nobody said anything,” says Spearman, whose 30-year career in the U.S. Army Military Police Corps saw her rise to the rank of lieutenant colonel. “I spent my whole military career in fear. Whenever someone said, ‘Hey, the commander wants to see you’ or ‘The colonel wants to see you,’ my heart would jump.

Las Vegas Review-Journal / Read Full Article



June 2017

Legislators approved two bills introduced by state Sen. Pat Spearman (D) aimed at preventing stalkers and domestic abusers from possessing guns, and a bill eliminating sales tax on feminine hygiene products and diapers. And they established a state-funded family planning program to address a dearth of contraception access for low-income women in rural areas.

Huffington Post / Read Full Article



July 2016

Out gay Nevada state senator, pastor and Army veteran Pat Spearman on Monday night addressed the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia. She enumerated the many ways an administration led by Donald Trump and Mike Pence would hurt the LGBTQ communities. / Read Full Article