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Wisconsin election officials say turnout is on pace to meet predictions of about 2.5 million voters or about 56.5 percent of the voting-age population.
Wisconsin’s elections board heard Tuesday from both supporters and opponents of allowing voters to register at the polls on election day, an issue that’s gotten new attention after Gov. Scott Walker talked recently about his desire to see the law overturned.
Wisconsin election officials say recall organizers turned in nearly 843,000 signatures against Republican Lt. Gov. Rebecca Kleefisch.
Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker won’t challenge any of the 1 million petition signatures seeking his recall from office because his campaign staff didn’t have enough time to scrutinize them all, a top aide said Monday.
The Wisconsin board that oversees elections is asking for at least 60 days to review petitions filed earlier this week to recall Gov. Scott Walker and five other Republicans from office.
You know you live in a state consumed by politics when a webcam showing bureaucrats silently shuffling around a nondescript room feeding papers into a scanner attracts tens of thousands of viewers.
The Democratic Party of Wisconsin has filed an ethics complaint against Gov. Scott Walker for statements made during a recorded prank phone call.