Walker backs Vos, Fitzgerald effort to change special election requirements


Gov. Scott Walker Friday said he would sign into law legislation on special elections following GOP legislative leaders' call to hold an extraordinary session on the topic one day after a Dane County judge's ruling that ordered the guv to hold elections for two vacant legislative seats.
The call -- from Senate Majority Leader Scott Fitzgerald and Assembly Speaker Robin Vos -- comes after Fitzgerald told reporters earlier today the Senate could be on the floor within the next two weeks to take up legislation following Judge Josann Reynolds' order Thursday.
Walker, in a statement this afternoon,...

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