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General Election November 6, 2018

Looking for unofficial Election Night results?  Wisconsin does not have an official statewide Election Night reporting system.  County Clerks post county reports on their websites.  For statewide results, visit the website of your favorite local newspaper, TV station or radio station.

Click here for a link to Wisconsin County Clerk websites.

The WEC will certify official results on December 3, 2018.

What's on the Ballot?

  • Governor and Lt. Governor
  • Attorney General
  • Secretary of State
  • State Treasurer
  • U.S. Senator
  • Representative in Congress
  • State Senator (odd-numbered districts)
  • Representatives to the Assembly (all districts), and 
  • County offices of Sheriff, Clerk of Circuit Court and Coroner (where applicable). 

See the list of candidates and learn more here.

Official Results - August 14 Partisan Primary

WEC certified official results on August 31, and statewide percentage results are now available at the link above.  Detailed results will be available soon.

Voter Information

MyVote Wisconsin Website

At you can register to vote, check your voter registration status, find your polling place, see what's on your ballot, request an absentee ballot and check provisional ballot status.

Voter Photo ID Required

The U.S. Supreme Court has affirmed the photo ID provisions of 2011 Wisconsin Act 23. A photo ID is now required to receive a ballot in all special and regular elections. Learn more about photo ID and voting here, and visit the Bring It to the Ballot website.

Free State ID Cards for People without Birth Certificates

The Wisconsin Division of Motor Vehicles will help people get a free state ID card or document that can be used for voting after just one visit to the DMV, even if they don't have a birth certificate or other documentation. Get the new ID Petition Process brochure in English and Spanish.

Visit the Voter Information Center

Answers to questions about how to register, where to vote, when to vote absentee, and much more.

Our Commitment to Election Integrity

Learn about what state and local election officials are doing to protect the integrity of voting in Wisconsin.

MyVote Poster
Wisconsin Elections Commission
Capitol Tulips by Michael Ejercito
Michael Ejercito
Wisconsin State Capitol photo by the Wisconsin State Journal
Leah L. Jones / Wisconsin State Journal

Quick Links:

Upcoming Elections -- Find  dates and what's on the ballot for upcoming elections.

Election Results -- See results for all elections going back to the year 2000.

Election Statistics -- View and download data on voter turnout, voter registration, absentee voting and election costs.

Voter Lists -- Buy voter registration and participation data from the the WisVote system through the new BADGER Voters website.

Take the WEC's Election Security Survey

The Wisconsin Elections Commission is asking the public for ideas to improve election security using new federal funding.

Take the survey here:

Election Security in Wisconsin

Wisconsin’s election systems are secure thanks to the Wisconsin Elections Commission’s strong partnerships with federal and state agencies and local election officials. This page briefly summarizes the WEC’s election security efforts and provides links to more information.

Accessible Voting Information

Accessibility Information for Voters -- registering to vote, voting equipment, absentee voting, curbside voting and a video about accessibility and voting.

Accessibility Information for Clerks -- legal requirements for accessible voting, assisting voters with disabilities, polling place setup, and deciding on new polling places.

2014-2015 Accessibility Report -- describes impediments to voting encountered by elderly voters and voters with disabilities who seek to participate in elections.

Campaign Finance, Ethics and Lobbying

The Wisconsin Ethics Commission is now responsible for administering state laws regarding campaign finance, ethics and lobbying.

For more information, please visit the Ethics Commission website:

Government Accountability Board

On June 30, 2016, the Government Accountability Board was replaced by the Wisconsin Election Commission and the Wisconsin Ethics Commission.

Click here for information about the former Government Accountability Board.