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Carolyn Goodman
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22nd Mayor of Las Vegas
Assumed office
July 6, 2011 (2011-07-06)
Preceded by Oscar Goodman
First Lady of Las Vegas
In role
June 8, 1999 (1999-06-08) – July 6, 2011 (2011-07-06)
Mayor Oscar Goodman
Preceded by Dana Blackhurst
Succeeded by Oscar Goodman
Personal details
Born
Carolyn Goldmark

March 25, 1939 (1939-03-25) (age 82)
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U.S.
Political party Democratic
Other political
affiliations
Independent
Spouse(s)
Oscar Goodman (m. 1962)
Children 4
Residence Las Vegas, Nevada
Alma mater Bryn Mawr College (B.A.)
University of Nevada, Las Vegas (M.C.)
Profession Politician

Carolyn Goldmark Goodman (born March 25, 1939) is an American politician. She became the mayor of Las Vegas, Nevada in 2011. She is the wife of former mayor and attorney Oscar Goodman and the second female mayor of Las Vegas, after Jan Laverty Jones.

Goodman was mayor of Las Vegas during the 2017 Las Vegas shooting.

On August 3, 2016, Goodman refused to support Hillary Clinton or Donald Trump in the 2016 presidential election.

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