Rich Langan

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Rich Langan
Former Candidate for
Wisconsin State Senate District 2

Political party Democrat
Website Campaign website
Rich Langan is a former Democratic candidate for District 2 of the Wisconsin State Senate recall election against current incumbent Sen. Robert Cowles. Langan dropped his bid just days after announcing his campaign, citing "an unexpected family situation."[1] He is serving as treasurer for Nancy Nusbaum's campaign.

Langan is a former member of the Brown County board and a 32 year police veteran.

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Elections

2011

See also: Recall of Wisconsin State Senators (2011) and Robert Cowles recall, Wisconsin State Senate (2011)

Langan announced on May 10 that he would run against current incumbent senator Cowles if a recall is approved.[2] About 26,000 signatures to recall Cowles were filed on April 28, 2011. Signatures have been filed against nine different state senators in Wisconsin. A total of sixteen were originally targeted for recall.[3]

In announcing his candidacy, Langan stated, "If a recall election is certified by the Government Accountability Board, voters will have a clear choice: An independent legislator focused on job creation and rooting out wasteful government spending, and a failed politician that will fight to preserve the status quo in Madison."[4]

Nancy Nusbaum officially replaced Langan on May 16. Like Langan, she is also a former member of the Brown County Board.[5]

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