Student Turnout Booms on Spring Ballot

Student Turnout Booms on Spring Ballot

UW-Eau Claire students turned-out more than anyone else in Tuesday’s election.

The city clerk’s office says Ward 20, which includes most of campus, was the busiest ward in the entire city. Unofficial results show there were 883 votes cast in Ward 20, with about 87 percent of them voting for Janet Protasiewicz for Supreme Court.

Last spring just 76 people voted in Ward 20. There were 158 votes from the UW-Eau Claire ward in the supreme court election back in 2019.

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