04/26/2012 04:27 pm ET Updated May 11, 2012

Wisconsin Recall Election 2012: Latest Updates

The Democratic race to take on Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker in a June 5 recall election is on in the Badger State.

Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett, former Dane County Executive Kathleen Falk, Wisconsin Secretary of State Doug La Follette and state Sen. Kathleen Vinehout will go head-to-head in a primary on May 8.

Barrett, who lost to Walker in the race for governor in 2010, is considered the favorite in the Democratic contest.

Below, a live blog collaboration between Patch and HuffPost Politics on the latest developments to unfold in Wisconsin.