Here and Now

WisContext Investigates History Of Special Elections

Clip: Season 1600 Episode 1632 | 5m 40s

Scott Gordon of WisContext discusses his newly-published investigative piece which delves into how and when Wisconsin governors decide to hold special elections to fill legislative vacancies, of which Wisconsin currently has two. Gordon discusses the potential political and financial reasons for the current delay in filling the seats, and the 50 years of precedent leading up to it.

Aired: 02/09/18

Rating: TV-G

Video has closed captioning.
Watch Full Length

Problems Playing Video?