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Wisconsin governor orders delay of Tuesday's election due to coronavirus; court challenge expected

1 month ago   |   By WTAE

Wisconsin Gov. Tony Evers has issued an executive order to delay the state's scheduled Tuesday presidential primary election for two months because of the coronavirus pandemic.
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Wisconsin's Democratic governor postpones Tuesday's election until June over coronavirus

Wisconsin's Democratic governor postpones Tuesday's election until June over coronavirus

1 month ago   |   By National Post

Democratic Governor Tony Evers issued an executive order on Monday postponing Wisconsin's primary election from Tuesday until June 9, citing the health risks from the coronavirus pandemic.
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Coronavirus Updates: Wisconsin Gov. Evers Orders Delay Of Tuesday Election To June

1 month ago   |   By CBS

MADISON, Wis. - Wisconsin Gov. Tony Evers on Monday issued an executive order to delay the state's presidential primary for two months because of the coronavirus pandemic, a move that will almost certainly prompt a court challenge and inject new uncertainty about whether the election will move forward.
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Evers, a Democrat, had previously opposed moving Tuesday's election. But he's pushing to delay it until June 9 amid criticism about how in-person voting can proceed safely at a time when public health officials are discouraging groups of people from...
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