Candidates make final push day before historic election
STEVENS POINT (WAOW) -
final push for both candidates ahead of Tuesday's historic recall election.
Scott Walker and Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett both toured the state on Monday, urging
voters to head to the polls on their behalf.
going to be tight," said Walker. "When you have tens of millions of dollars
spent in a year and a half attacking me. When you have thousands of people
coming in. There is just no doubt in my mind this is going to be tough tight
no desire to be the rock star for the right," said Barrett. "I have no desire
to be the rock star for the left. I want to be rock solid in working to create
jobs in Wisconsin."
candidates spent the day campaigning at a frantic pace.
stop in La Crosse, Tom Barrett met with supporters in River Falls, and Rhinelander.
He also talked with voters in Portage, before making his way to Kenosha.
ended the night in his home city of Milwaukee
started the day in Fitchburg, then continued on to West Salem, and Eau Claire
before his stop in Stevens Point. After that, Governor Walker met supporters in Green Bay. Like Barrett, Walker
also ended the busy day in Milwaukee.
says he is relieved election day is finally here.
think a lot of people will be looking forward to getting their TVs back on Wednesday
without all the attack ads, and they will be ready to just move on and move
forward. And that's what we offer."
candidates plan to campaign until the polls close on Tuesday.