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Wisconsin Recall Elections 2011

Scott Walker Recall Petitions To Start Nov. 15

Menomonee Falls Patch | Carl Engelking | Posted 12.11.2011 | Politics

The state Senate recall elections that captured the attention of the state and country earlier this year may have just been preludes to the main event...

Wisconsin Recalls Leave Both Republicans And Democrats Claiming Victory

AP | By SCOTT BAUER | Posted 10.17.2011 | Politics

MADISON, Wis. -- Recall elections prompted by anger over lawmaker handling of a proposal to curb union rights let Wisconsin Democrats narrow the Repub...

Democrats Prevail In Wisconsin Recall Fights

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 10.16.2011 | Politics

Both of the Democratic Wisconsin state senators up for recall elections have survived. The Democrats targeted in Tuesday's election were among the ...

WATCH: Scott Walker Reacts To Wisconsin Recall Election Results

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 10.12.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker (R) appeared on MSNBC's "Morning Joe" on Friday to discuss the outcome of Tuesday's recall elections, wh...

Wisconsin Recall Election Results Could Reverberate Elsewhere

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 10.10.2011 | Politics

MADISON, Wis. (AP/The Huffington Post) -- A stand by Wisconsin Republicans against a massive effort to oust them from power could reverberate across t...

Amanda Terkel

Democrats Fall Short In Wisconsin

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda Terkel | Posted 10.09.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Democrats won two Wisconsin state Senate seats in Tuesday's dramatic recall elections, but they fell short of the three needed to take t...

Wisconsin Recall Election Results: Live Updates From The Badger State

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 06.05.2012 | Politics

The post and live blog below are a collaboration between Patch and HuffPost reporters. Six Wisconsin senators fought Tuesday to keep their jobs in ...

Sam Stein

Famed Green Bay Packer Urges Wisconsin Voters To Recall Republicans

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 10.09.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- As Wisconsin voters head to the polls Tuesday for the first of two critical recall election days, the labor backed coalition We Are Wisc...

Paige Lavender

Wisconsin Recall Elections: A Breakdown Of The Races

HuffingtonPost.com | Paige Lavender | Posted 10.09.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Following a highly contentious seven-month battle, all but one of the nine recalled Wisconsin state Senators will fight to keep their se...

As Wisconsin Recall Races Unfold, A Twist In The Landscape

Fox Point-Bayside Patch | Sarah Worthman & Andy Ambrosius | Posted 10.08.2011 | Politics

When state Sen. Alberta Darling sent out this tweet to her nearly 360 Twitter followers, she didn’t use a penny of the more than $1 million in campa...

Wisconsin Recall Races Heat Up

AP | SCOTT BAUER | Posted 10.07.2011 | Politics

RIPON, Wis. — In the very building where the modern Republican Party was founded more than 150 years ago, the worker collecting the entry fee fr...

Tea Party Rallies For Wisconsin Republican Recall Targets

Fox Point-Bayside Patch | Brendan O'Brien | Posted 10.06.2011 | Politics

During a spirited rally in a Ozaukee County park Saturday, Tea Party Express organizers implored hundreds of supporters to take the conservative movem...

Free America From GOP Hostage Takers in Wisconsin

Christine Pelosi | Posted 10.04.2011 | Politics
Christine Pelosi

What happens in Wisconsin will not stay in Wisconsin -- it will spread across the country as a shining example or cautionary tale for President Obama.

Paige Lavender

Koch-Backed Group Accused Of Voter Suppression In Wisconsin Recall Elections

HuffingtonPost.com | Paige Lavender | Posted 10.03.2011 | Politics

Americans for Prosperity, the conservative advocacy group backed by billionaires Charles and David Koch, has been accused of attempting to suppress De...

Tea Party Group Set To Wade Into Wisconsin Recall Races

Menomonee Falls Patch | Carl Engelking | Posted 09.27.2011 | Politics

The Tea Party Express - along with Joe the Plumber -- will be rolling through Wisconsin starting next week to support the six Republican state senator...

Amanda Terkel

Ad Wars Heat Up In Wisconsin Recall Elections

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda Terkel | Posted 09.25.2011 | Politics

UPDATE: 5:55 p.m. -- Morgan Freeman's representative confirmed to The Huffington Post that the narrator of the ad is not Freeman: "While the ad in Wis...

Amanda Terkel

Collective Bargaining Takes A Backseat In Wisconsin Recall Elections

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda Terkel | Posted 09.19.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- As word spread in February about the Republican proposal to strip Wisconsin's public workers of their collective bargaining rights, prot...

Amanda Terkel

Democrat Wins First Wisconsin Recall Election

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda Terkel | Posted 09.18.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Wisconsin state Sen. Dave Hansen (D-Green Bay) handily won Tuesday's recall election, giving Democrats a victory in the first of nine co...

Heated Recall Races Unfold Amid Wisconsin Union Law Fallout

AP | DINESH RAMDE | Posted 09.18.2011 | Politics

MILWAUKEE — A Democratic state senator from Wisconsin easily survived a recall election Tuesday that gave voters their most direct opportunity y...

Amanda Terkel

Wisconsin Voters Head To Polls For First Recall Election

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda Terkel | Posted 09.18.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The Wisconsin recall fight kicks into full gear on Tuesday, with Green Bay voters heading to the polls in the first general recall elect...

Wisconsin Recall Elections: News & Updates From The Badger State

Posted 09.13.2011 | Politics

The post and live blog below are a collaboration between Patch and HuffPost reporters. In the coming weeks, recall elections will take place in nin...

Wisconsin Recalls See Shocking Amount Of Part Spending

AP | TODD RICHMOND | Posted 10.02.2011 | Politics

MADISON, Wis. — Republicans and Democrats locked in state Senate recall battles over Wisconsin's divisive collective bargaining law have raised ...