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Gov. Scott Walker Recall Revisited: Breaking Down the Vote

Use Patch's interactive tool to get detailed results on how area communities voted in the recall election.


How did area municipalities vote in the June 5 recall election between Republican Gov. Scott Walker and Democrat Tom Barrett?

Here's a breakdown of votes you won't find anywhere else — a look at who carried each of the 89 municipalities in Milwaukee, Waukesha, Ozaukee and Racine counties.

Use our interactive tool to search for detailed results for the entire metro area or just your hometown.

Tom K. June 15, 2012 at 07:02 PM
Why are there two different scales on the map? For deep red, Walker needed to get 70% or more, but for Barrett to get deep blue, only 65% was required. It also looks like one step in the scale was left out for Walker.
Dick at SCORE June 16, 2012 at 04:53 PM
It's easy, Tom K., they even have to cheat to get a decent-looking defeat.
aaaaaa June 18, 2012 at 01:29 PM
I think that is strange, too.....
StaynConnected June 18, 2012 at 09:19 PM
Nicely done, PATCH! Thanks for providing this information. I was out of town for the election (but voted before we left), and missed a lot of the details. It's interesting to see how folks voted on a community-by-community basis. Some of the differences are also kind of amazing.
Dick at SCORE June 19, 2012 at 03:25 AM
Ditto, StaynConnected. I was also OOT, but voted early, and the dead tree coverage was pretty slim. Patch filled in some valuable and interesting detail.

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