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Covid Reprisal Effort Against a Fourth Governor Sputters Out

Sept. 1, 2020, 10:37 PM

More campaigns to recall governors over their Covid-19 health orders have fizzled and a new one is underway.

The latest effort is in Wisconsin, where Burlington resident Misty Polewczynski has filed paperwork to initiate a recall campaign against Gov. Tony Evers (D).

Polewczynski says in the recall petition filing that Evers should be recalled because of “unconstitutional mandates and lockdowns” imposed to try to slow the spread of Covid-19. She said Evers also should be ousted because of his response to protests that followed the Aug. 23 police shooting of Jacob Blake in Kenosha. Her campaign will need to gather ...