WI recalls complicate absentee voter laws, military vote

May 10, 2012

MADISON — In upholding the Wisconsin Constitution, election officials are being forced to break the law.

“As you are all well aware, the condensed timing between the recall primary and recall election makes adherence to the statutory dates governing absentee ballot availability impossible to achieve,” Nat Robinson, the Government Accountability Board’s elections division administrator, wrote in a letter to county and municipal clerks Monday. “However, we must make a concerted effort to have ballots available as soon as we possibly can.”

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