Evers sets May 12 as special election for 7th Congressional District

posted Oct 21, 2019, 5:22 AM by News Room

Friday, October 18, 2019 - Gov. Tony Evers is setting May 12th as the date of a special election for northern Wisconsin's 7th Congressional District to replace former Republican Rep. Sean Duffy . The primary will be February 18th. Evers originally called for the election to be Jan. 27, with a primary on Dec. 30, but changed plans when  officials determined the early dates violated federal voting rules.