Thursday, July 3, 2008 | 1:49 p.m.
Democratic presidential nominee Barack Obama has chosen a Nevada state director: Terence Tolbert.
According to the campaign, Tolbert has worked on campaigns for U.S. Senator Chuck Schumer, former Vice President Al Gore and former U.S. Sen. John Edwards and served as Nevada state director for America Coming Together, the big independent expenditure Democratic 2004 get-out-the-vote effort.
Nevada is expected to be a crucial battleground state in November. Sen. John McCain has Rick Gorka in place here already.