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Wisconsin Republicans Running Fake Primary Challenges

It’s the only way they can help stop the Walker recall. “The goal is to push the election so it is on the same day as the Walker recall — otherwise, the Democrats may have had a serious advantage in those races (as their votes would be more likely to come out for the Gubernatorial primary vote).”…
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Republican Dirty Tricks With Fake Primary Challengers in WI Recall Elections Could Backfire

US Politics / Liberal : Crooks and Liars (4 years ago)

Click here to view this media As was already reported here, the Republicans in Wisconsin got caught planning to recruit fake Democrats to run primary races against the Democrats in the upcoming recall elections. It now appears they ... Read Post

Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker's Recall Election Is ON

Politics : Business Insider: Politix (3 years ago)

In an expected, though delayed, move, Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett announced today that he will run in Wisconsin's recall election to unseat Republican Gov. Scott Walker. Barrett, a Democrat, lost to Walker in the 2010 gubernatorial ... Read Post

Wisconsin Republicans To Run Fake Primary Challengers

Politics / US Politics : Taegan Goddard's Political Wire (3 years ago)

Joshua Spivak reports the four Democratic state Senate hopefuls in Wisconsin will all face "fake" primary opponents. Republican leaders confirmed the tactic which they also used in last year's recall races. "The goal is to push the ... Read Post

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