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Wisconsin governor calls on legislature to change primary election

CBS News Friday, 3 April 2020
Governor Tony Evers wants the Wisconsin legislature to come back for a special session to vote on changes to Tuesday's primary, amid concerns about the coronavirus.
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Democratic Governor Tony Evers moved on Monday to postpone Wisconsin's primary election from Tuesday until June 9, citing health risks from the coronavirus pandemic, but Republicans said they would challenge the order in the state Supreme Court. Colette Luke has more.

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