Wisconsin Democrat Dave Hansen defeats David VanderLeest in Senate recall election
10:00 PM, Jul. 19, 2011
The Associated Press has declared Democrat Dave Hansen the winner of the Wisconsin Senate, District 30 recall election.
With 47 of 72 precincts reporting, Hanson has 69 percent of the vote with 13,675 to VanderLeest’s 6,191.
“I think we started something here in northeast Wisconsin,” Hansen told supporters at the Riverside Ballroom tonight.