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2020 Special Election

WISCONSIN ELECTIONS COMMISSION
AMENDED
NOTICE OF SPECIAL ELECTION
FOR A REPRESENTATIVE IN CONGRESS
SEVENTH DISTRICT
May 12, 2020
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN pursuant to a proclamation by the Governor of the State of Wisconsin, dated the 22nd day of October 2019, that on Tuesday, May 12, 2020, a Special Election will be held in the several towns, villages, cities, wards and election districts of the 7th Congressional District in the State of Wisconsin, consisting of those parts of Ashland, Barron, Bayfield, Burnett, Chippewa, Clark, Douglas, Florence, Forest, Iron, Jackson, Juneau, Langlade, Lincoln, Marathon, Monroe, Oneida, Polk, Price, Rusk, Sawyer, St. Croix, Taylor, Vilas, Washburn and Wood Counties, as described in Chapter 3 of the Wisconsin Statutes, at which the following officer is to be elected:
A REPRESENTATIVE IN CONGRESS, SEVENTH DISTRICT
to fill the vacancy, caused by the resignation of the Honorable Sean Duffy, for the remainder of the term which expires on January 3, 2021.
NOTICE IS HEREBY FURTHER GIVEN that the earliest date for circulating nomination papers was Monday, September 23, 2019, and the deadline for filing nomination papers for the Special Election will be 5:00 p.m. on Monday, December 2, 2019, in the office of the Wisconsin Elections Commission. The Special Primary, if necessary, will be held on Tuesday, February 18, 2020. A description of the boundaries of the 7th Congressional District, as created in 2011 Act 44, is set out in 2017-2018 Wisconsin Statutes Section 3.17.

DONE in the City of Madison,
this 22nd day of October 2019.
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Meagan Wolfe, Administrator
Wisconsin Elections Commission