Committee to Recall Wanggaard

Date Petitions Filed

Estimated Number of Signatures

24,000

Valid Number of Signatures

19,142

GAB-1 Filing Date

Petition Due Date

Signatures Required

15,353

30-Day Report Due

At its meeting March 12, 2012, the Board accepted staff’s recommendation to deny certain challenges filed by Senator Wanggaard for the reasons stated in the accompanying Evaluation of Challenges memorandum; to strike 140 signatures as duplicate names; to strike an additional 603 invalid signatures; and, to deduct 3,827 “Remaining Challenges” signatures from the staff-determined total of verified signatures. The Board verified that at least 19,142 valid signatures are contained in the recall petition offered for filing against Senator Wanggaard. The Board further directed staff to file the recall petition and attach a certificate of sufficiency on a date to be determined by the Board in accordance with any court order governing this matter.

Committee Name

Committee to Recall Wanggaard

District

21

GAB-1

Yes

Office

State Senate

Officeholder

Van Wanggaard

Statement of Intent

Yes

Committee Status

Active