Attorney General Brad Schimel is conceding to Democratic challenger Josh Kaul. Schimel said he would not seek a recount in the race for A-G, even though the margin of defeat of less than one-percent would allow for one. Schimel said the 17-thousand vote difference is a definitive margin. Hesays he accepts the verdict of the electorate.
Milwaukee’s top election official wants an apology from Governor Scott Walker. Walker accused the city of “incompetence” in its counting of absentee ballots during the midterm election. Some of Walker’s first comments after his loss reflected his shock at news that Milwaukee’s absentee ballots were still being counted.