‘UpFront’: Vos says lawmakers will change law on special election timing

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Assembly Speaker Robin Vos, R-Rochester, said lawmakers will "correct" the law on special elections in response to a judge's ruling that went against Republicans.
Dane County Circuit Judge Josann Reynolds last week ruled that Republican Gov. Scott Walker must call special elections in the 42nd Assembly District and the 1st Senate District. They were formerly held by Rep. Keith Ripp and Sen. Frank Lasee before the Republicans took jobs in the Walker administration.
Walker had declined to call elections for the seats, which have been vacant since Dec. 29, saying the Legislature's business for th...

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