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Tuesday, August 9, 2016

 8:12 AM 

Voters head to polls for partisan primary elections

Candidates around the state are squaring off today as voters head to the polls for Wisconsin’s partisan primary elections.


Among the federal races to watch today are:


*1st CD, Republican: Incumbent Paul Ryan, of Janesville, and Paul Nehlen, of Williams Bay.


*8th CD, Republican: State Sen. Frank Lasee, of De Pere; Terry McNulty, of Forestville; and Mike Gallagher, of Green Bay, square off for the chance to face Dem Outagamie County Exec Tom Nelson in the November general election.


Among the top state races:


*4th SD, Democrat: Incumbent Lena Taylor and Rep. Mandela Barnes, both of Milwaukee.


*6th SD, Democrat: Rep. Latonya Johnson, Michael Bonds and Thomas Harris, all of Milwaukee, seeking the seat vacated by Nikiya Harris Dodd.


*18th SD, Republican: Dan Feyen, of Fond du Lac, and Mark Elliott, of Oshkosh, vying to take on the Dem primary winner for the seat vacated by Rick Gudex, R-Fond du Lac.


And among the top Assembly races:


*8th AD, Democrat: Incumbent Rep. JoCasta Zamarripa and Laura Manriquez, both of Milwaukee.


*9th AD, Democrat: Incumbent Josh Zepnick and Marisabel Cabrera, both of Milwaukee.


*11th AD, Democrat: Jason Fields and Darrol Gibson, both of Milwaukee, vying to fill the seat vacated by Barnes in his challenge of Taylor.


*16th AD, Democrat: A four-way primary with incumbent Leon Young, Edgar Lin, Stephen Jansen and Brandy Bond, all of Milwaukee.


*17th AD, Democrat: Marcus Hart, Kim Burns and David Crowley squaring off to fill the seat vacated by Rep. Johnson


*20th AD, Democrat: Incumbent Christine Sinicki and Julie Meyer, both of Milwaukee.


*47th AD, Democrat: Tony Hartmann, Julia Arata-Fratta and Jimmy Anderson, all of Fitchburg, vying for the seat left vacant by Rep. Robb Kahl, D-Monona.


Check here today and tonight for updates, results and full coverage of the primaries.


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