Some articles on recall elections, recall, recalls:
... See also Wisconsin Senate recall elections, 2011 See also Wisconsin Senate recall elections, 2012 Following the 2011 Wisconsin protests and the passage of Act 10, two separate recall elections targeted ... Two Republicans Dan Kapanke and Randy Hopper, lost their recall elections to their Democratic opponents, Jennifer Shilling and Jessica King, respectively, on August 9, 2011 ... In response to these recall efforts, three Democratic senators also faced recall ...
... In 2011, there were at least 150 recall elections in the United States ... Of these, 75 officials were recalled, and nine officials resigned under threat of recall ... Recalls were held in 17 states in 73 different jurisdictions ...
Famous quotes containing the words elections and/or recall:
“Apparently, a democracy is a place where numerous elections are held at great cost without issues and with interchangeable candidates.”
—Gore Vidal (b. 1925)
“The rank and file have let their servants become their masters and dictators.... Provision should be made in all union constitutions for the recall of leaders. Big salaries should not be paid. Career hunters should be driven out, as well as leaders who use labor for political ends. These types are menaces to the advancement of labor.”
—Mother Jones (18301930)