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Amended Type A Notice of Recall Election for the Offices of Governor, Lt. Governor and Several State Senate Offices

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April 2, 2012
Wisconsin County Clerks
Milwaukee County Election Commission
Nathaniel E. Robinson, Elections Division Administrator
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Amended to correct the counties listed in each Senate District

Type A Notice of Recall Election For Governor, Lieutenant Governor and Four State Senate Districts (#13-Scott Fitzgerald, #21-Van Wanggaard, #23-Terry Moulton, #29-Pam Galloway)

Dear County Clerks:

The Type A Notice, which includes the offices of Governor, Lieutenant Governor, and four State Senate Districts, has been posted to the G.A.B. website under Clerks/Election Notices.  A Certificate of Sufficiency pertaining to each recall election is posted on the G.A.B. website within the respective recall committee.  (You do not need to publish the Certificates of Sufficiency.

The Type A Notice is the order issued by the Government Accountability Board, directing Recall Elections on May 8, 2012, for the offices of Governor and Lieutenant Governor, and for the office of State Senator. 

The offices of Governor and Lt. Governor will appear on the Type A Notice published by all counties.  If your county is not in one of the four senate districts holding a recall election, omit all senate districts from your Type A Notice.  If your county is in one of the four senate districts holding a recall election, omit the senate districts that do not apply to your county.


The Type A Notice must be published as soon as possible.  Please notify the municipal clerks in your county of the recall election order.


The first day for circulating nomination papers for this office is today, March 30, 2012.  The deadline for filing nomination papers is 5:00 p.m., on Tuesday, April 10, 2012, in the office of the Government Accountability Board.


If you have questions or comments, please contact the G.A.B. Help Desk at (608) 261-2028, or via email at