Clark County Commissioner Giunchigliani announces bid for Nevada governor

Chris Giunchigliani announces her candidacy for Nevada governor in Las Vegas on Wednesday, Oct. 18, 2017 (KSNV)

Chris Giunchigliani, a commissioner for Clark County, has announced she will run for governor of Nevada.

Giunchigliani, a Democrat, made the announcement Wednesday at the steps of the Las Vegas Academy.

She currently represents District E on the Clark County Commission and has served in the state Assembly.

Giunchigliani joins fellow Democratic candidate and Commissioner Steve Sisolak in the race for their party's nomination.