Voting and COVID-19: Congressional District 7 Special Election News

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Join us on April 28, 2020 at 1 pm via Zoom for Voting and COVID-19: Congressional District 7 Special Election News

The 7th Congressional District Special Election is scheduled for Tuesday, May 12th. This election is to fill a vacancy created by the resignation of Representative Duffy.  The candidates on the ballot are Tricia Zunker (Democratic: and Tom Tiffany (Republican:

Join the Wisconsin Disability Vote Coalition, Midstate Independent Living Choices and North Country Independent Living to learn about important deadlines, information on registration, voting absentee, disability rights and voting, and tips on in person voting in the time of a pandemic.

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Meeting ID: 985 5281 9910

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Presenters Include:

  • Barbara Beckert, Disability Rights Wisconsin
  • Jenny Neugart, WI Board for People with Developmental Disabilities
  • Eric Riskus, Midstate Independent Living Choices, Inc.
  • Liz Gilbertson, North Country Independent Living

** We are scheduling ASL interpreters and captioning for this session pending confirmation. If you plan to attend and to use an ASL interpreter, please email Barbara Beckert at We can also provide you with an outline in advance to help follow along.

Wisconsin’s 7th Congressional District includes Ashland, Barron, Bayfield, Burnett, Clark, Douglas, Florence, Forest, Iron, Langlade, Lincoln, Marathon, Oneida, Polk, Price, Rusk, Sawyer, St. Croix, Taylor, Vilas, and Washburn counties. Portions of Chippewa, Jackson, Juneau, Monroe, and Wood counties are also in the district.