Wisconsin state elections, 2010

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The Wisconsin spring nonpartisan primary election was held February 16, 2010. The Wisconsin spring nonpartisan general election was held April 6, 2010. Voters statewide cast ballots for Wisconsin Court of Appeals and Wisconsin Circuit Court judges.[1]

The Wisconsin fall partisan primary was held on September 14, 2010. Voters selected the parties' candidates for the subsequent fall general election.

The Wisconsin fall partisan general election was held on November 2, 2010, the same date as Congressional and U.S. Senate elections. The state elected a governor, lieutenant governor, attorney general, secretary of state, state treasurer, half of the state's Senate seats and all of the state's Assembly seats.[2]

Spring nonpartisan election[edit]

Incumbent Joan F. Kessler was elected to the Court of Appeals for District 1 with 98% of the vote. Paul F. Reilly was elected to the Court of Appeals for District 2 with 53% of the vote over Linda M. Van De Water, after incumbent Harry G. Snyder did not run for re-election. In the Court of Appeals for District 4, Brian Blanchard was elected with 63% of the vote over Edward E. Leineweber after incumbent Charles P. Dykman decided not to run again.[3]

Fall partisan election[edit]

Voters in Wisconsin in this election cycle cast ballots for most statewide executive offices and many state legislative seats. Senators from odd-numbered districts and all assemblymen were up for election.

State Senate contests[edit]

The Republican Party won control of the State Senate.

Wisconsin Senate Elections[4]
District Incumbent
2006 Vote[5]
2006 Status Democratic Republican Libertarian Independent Winner
2010 Vote[6]
SD-1 Frank Lasee
55.12%
Re-election Monk Elmer Frank Lasee Frank Lasee
60.04%*
SD-3 Tim Carpenter
98.51%
Re-election Tim Carpenter Annette Miller Krznarich Tim Carpenter
61.09%*
SD-5 Jim Sullivan
51.68%
Re-election Jim Sullivan Leah Vukmir Leah Vukmir
52.15%*
SD-7 Jeffrey Plale
62.61%
Open Chris Larson Jess Ripp Chris Larson
57.11%*
SD-9 Joe Leibham
59.36%
Re-election Jason B. Borden Joe Leibham Joe Leibham
73.11%*
SD-11 Neal Kedzie
67.4%
Re-election L.D. Rockwell Neal Kedzie Neal Kedzie
75.37%*
SD-13 Scott L. Fitzgerald
96.87%
Re-election Dwayne Block Luther Olsen Vittorio Spadaro Scott L. Fitzgerald
67.61%*
SD-15 Judy Robson
68.18%
Open Tim Cullen Rick Richard Tim Cullen
58.98%*
SD-17 Dale Schultz
54.19%
Re-election Carol Beals Dale Schultz Dale Schultz
62.56%*
SD-19 Michael Ellis
98.66%
Re-election Michael Ellis Michael Ellis
99.04%*
SD-21 John Lehman
53.03%
Re-election John Lehman Van H. Wanggaard Van H. Wanggaard
52.52%*
SD-23 Pat Kreitlow
50.84%
Re-election Pat Kreitlow Terry Moulton Terry Moulton
54.2%*
SD-25 Bob Jauch
62.24%
Re-election Bob Jauch Dane Deutsch Bob Jauch
100%*
SD-27 Jon Erpenbach
99.32%
Re-election Jon Erpenbach Kurt Schlicht Jon Erpenbach
61.84%*
SD-29 Russ Decker
67.68%
Re-election Russ Decker Pam Galloway Pam Galloway
52.26%*
SD-31 Kathleen Vinehout
51.58%
Re-election Kathleen Vinehout Ed Thompson Kathleen Vinehout
50.27%*
SD-33 Ted Kanavas
67.29%
Open Rich Zipperer Rich Zipperer
99.51%*

Assembly contests[edit]

The Republican Party won control of the Assembly.

External links[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://elections.state.wi.us/subcategory.asp?linksubcatid=3128&linkcatid=3163&linkid=155&locid=47
  2. ^ Constitution of the State of Wisconsin, Sections 4 and 5.
  3. ^ http://elections.state.wi.us/docview.asp?docid=19558&locid=47
  4. ^ [] - Candidate Registration
  5. ^ Wisconsin State Elections Board - Results of Fall 2006 General Election
  6. ^ [] - Results of Fall 2010 General Election