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This week, Here and Now spotlights coverage of the historic Wisconsin recall races this begin this week. Reporter Adam Schrager profiles three recall races intended to oust Sens. Alberta Darling (R-Whitefish Bay), Jim Holperin (D-Conover) and Sheila Harsdorf (R-River Falls). Anchor Frederica Freyberg interviews the Wisconsin Democracy Campaign's Mike McCabe on the unprecedented dollar amounts involved in the recalls.

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McCabe on Wisconsin recall election funding
Friday, July 8, 2011

Executive director of the Wisconsin Democracy Campaign Mike McCabe joins Here and Now to discuss the role of the dollar in Wisconsin's recall elections--where the money is coming from, who's contributing and more.

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Wisconsin recalls, Alberta Darling vs. Sandy Pasch
Saturday, July 23, 2011

Here and Now reporter Adam Schrager offers an update from Whitefish Bay on the recall race between Republican incumbent Alberta Darling and Democratic challenger Sandy Pasch.

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Wisconsin recalls: Simac vs. Holperin
Monday, August 15, 2011

Reporter Adam Schrager offers an update on the northern Wisconsin recall race between Democrat Sen. Jim Holperin and Republican challenger Kim Simac.

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Wisconsin recalls: Harsdorf vs. Moore
Friday, August 5, 2011

Reporter Adam Schrager profiles the Sheila Harsdorf-Shelly Moore recall race in St. Croix County.

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Governor Walker on recalls, bipartisanship in Wisconsin
Friday, August 12, 2011

Gov. Scott Walker talks with Here and Now reporter Adam Schrager in an in-depth interview that touches on Wisconsin's recent recall elections and their impact on the state's partisan divide.

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Senator Erpenbach talks recalls
Friday, August 12, 2011

Sen. Jon Erpenbach (D-Middleton) joins Here and Now from Washington D.C. to give his take on the repercussions of the Wisconsin recalls.

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