Home / National / Recall election has possible overtones to presidential election

Recall election has possible overtones to presidential election

By

The Wisconsin recall election Tuesday marks only the third time in U.S. history that voters will go to the polls to decide whether to oust a sitting governor.   Some political observors say it is being viewed as the second most important election this year.

Legal analyst at the University of South Florida in Tampa Susan MacManus spoke with WUFT-FM’s Catherine Awasthi to see if and how this recall will affect the outcome of the 2012 presidential race.

Audio clip: Adobe Flash Player (version 9 or above) is required to play this audio clip. Download the latest version here. You also need to have JavaScript enabled in your browser.

About Ethan Magoc

Ethan is a journalist at WUFT News. He's a Pennsylvania native who found a home reporting Florida's stories. Reach him by emailing emagoc@wuft.org or calling 352-294-1525.

Check Also

Donald Trump speaks at GOP Sunshine Summit in Orlando, Florida on Nov. 13, 2015. (Ariella Phillips/WUFT News)

Florida Police Charge Trump Campaign Manager With Assault

Florida police have charged Donald Trump's campaign manager Corey Lewandowski with simple assault in connection with an incident earlier in the month involving a reporter.