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Wisconsin Greens Local Elections Today

April 3, 2012 is election day in Wisconsin for non-partisan local offices.

Seven Wisconsin Greens are up for election today – 5 are incumbents, 5 are running unopposed:

Leland Pan – Dane County Board Dist. 5
Katheryn Kienholz – Polk County Board Dist. 6 (Incumbent)
Ron Hardy – Winnebago County Board Dist. 17 (unopposed)
Greg David – Jefferson County Board Dist. 3 (Incumbent – unopposed)
David Conley – Douglas County Board Dist. 20 (Incumbent – unopposed)
John Hendrick – Dane County Board Dist. 6 (Incumbent – unopposed)
Kyle Richmond – Dane County Board Dist. 27 (Incumbent – unopposed)

Three more Wisconsin Greens ran and lost in the February 21, 2012 Primary:

Peter Blewett – Milwaukee County Board Dist. 5 (3rd of 7 candidates, 518 votes, 19.88%)
Rick Kissell – Milwaukee City Treasurer (4th of 4 candidates, 2,241 votes, 6.60%)
Brian Benford – Dane County Board (3rd of 3 candidates, 162 votes, 11.34%)

At the Wisconsin Green Party’s Spring Membership Meeting, the Party endorsed Leland Pan & Ron Hardy, both of whom spoke at the meeting. Ron Hardy is running unopposed for an open County Board seat in Winnebago County.
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