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Breaking News: First Republican Recalled in Wisconsin

Bold Progressives.org is reporting that the signatures needed to recall Republican St. Sen. Dan Kapanke have been collected, months ahead of schedule. Here’s an excerpt from their email:

BREAKING NEWS: Wisconsin Democrats just announced that local activists submitted over 100% of the signatures needed to “recall” Wisconsin Republican senator Dan Kapanke from office!

After local officials certify the signatures, a new election will be scheduled for Kapanke’s seat. Today’s news is sending shockwaves throughout Wisconsin, and will give huge momentum to efforts in other Senate districts to gather recall signatures.

To view their TV ad and chip in a few bucks (they’re asking for $3 dollars) to help air it in Wisconsin, go here.