Opponents of Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker Just Showing Off Now

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WASHINGTON - JUNE 20: Governor of Wisconsin Scott Walker listens during the 2011 Governors Summit of U.S. Chamber of Commerce June 20, 2011 in Washington, DC. The summit was to focus on policies that help states to attract businesses and to improve the economy. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images) Photo: Alex Wong/2011 Getty Images

Wisconsin Democrats needed to collect 540,208 signatures in order to force a recall election on anti-union GOP governor Scott Walker. Today, they handed in over a million. Assuming enough of them are validated by the Government Accountability Board, the recall election would probably take place in June or July.