Wisconsin Senate Recall: Harsdorf vs. Moore Links for July 29

Some recent links to campaign coverage of the Wisconsin 10th Senate District recall election.

Here are some recent links about the Aug. 9 Wisconsin 10th Senate District recall race between Shelly Moore and Sen. Sheila Harsdorf:

  • Conan: Conan O'Brien cracks a joke at the end of his monologue about the anti-Moore TV ad narrated by a Morgan Freeman sound-alike.
  • WisPolitics: The Wisconsin Democratic Party demands that an anti-Moore ad narrated by a Morgan Freeman sound-alike be taken off the air. 
  • MacIver Institute: The MacIver Institute says WEAC, the state's teachers union, spent nearly a half million dollars in one day through PACs on behalf of Democratic recall candidates, including a $60,026 radio buy in support of Moore.
  • WisPolitics: WisPolitics takes a look at what the Harsdorf name has meant to western Wisconsin residents over the past 35 years, and how Moore is hoping to overcome her opponent's advantage of name recognition.
  • PolitiFact: PolitiFact has rated "false" a GOP claim that "more than half the nation's job growth in June came from Wisconsin." The claim was used by Harsdorf this week in both the and the .
  • Post Crescent: The Associated Press reports that the Republican National Committee "is 'all in' with assisting the state party in get out the vote efforts."
  • WisPolitics: The Moore campaign put out a press release about recent Harsorf statements and their negative ratings on PolitiFact's Truth-O-Meter.
  • Rivertown: Doug Stohlberg reports in great detail what was said in the River Falls Chamber Debate held at UW-River Falls on Thursday.
  • Wisconsin Ag Connection: The Wisconsin Corn Growers Association has endorsed Harsdorf and says she is "a lifelong farmer who didn't need any on the job training in what is important to farmers."
  • WisPolitics: WisPolitics has a press release with details about the third, and final, debate between Moore and Harsdorf on Thursday, Aug. 4.


Submit your links: If you see something online that concerns the 10th Senate District recall race and you think it belongs in our next links roundup, send the link and a sentence about it to foleymo@patch.com.


More »
Got a question? Something on your mind? Talk to your community, directly.
Note Article
Just a short thought to get the word out quickly about anything in your neighborhood.
Share something with your neighbors.What's on your mind?What's on your mind?Make an announcement, speak your mind, or sell somethingPost something
See more »