— Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett is urging Democrats to get
to the polls and vote early.
is helping rally Democrats waiting for President Barack
Obama to speak on behalf of Mary Burke, who is locked in a
tight race with Republican Gov. Scott Walker.
ran unsuccessfully against Walker in 2010 and during the
2012 recall election spurred by anger over Walker's
signature legislation eliminating most public workers'
is telling Democrats that Republicans "want us to
stay home" this year.
says that instead, Democrats need to "call your old
boyfriends, call your old girlfriends" and them and
everyone else to vote. And he says, "You can vote
voting started in Wisconsin on Oct. 20.