Ballotpedia:WikiProject Recall

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Recall Project
This page is about the set of articles on Ballotpedia that have to do with political recall. This WikiProject aims primarily to expand Ballotpedia's resources on recall petition drives and campaigns, and the laws and regulations governing them.


Ballotpedia is looking for volunteers to help research and expand Recall laws.

Like all laws governing ballot measures, recall laws are complex. At Ballotpedia we have articles on the 38 states that have provisions for recall of elected officials. However, like all of the articles on Ballotpedia, we are always looking for ways to improve and expand them.

If you are interested in volunteering, you can either:

Read more about volunteering on this project here!

Writing guidelines

Recall news

Ballotpedia:WikiProject Recall/Recall news

There's an assignment desk for recall news and it is strongly recommended that you use that desk, if you are writing about recall.

Recall by year

See: Political recall efforts

Recall by state

For every state that has recall, there is an article on Ballotpedia with this form:

AlaskaArizonaArkansasCaliforniaColoradoDistrict of ColumbiaFloridaGeorgiaIdahoKansasLouisianaMaineMassachusettsMichiganMissouriMontanaNebraskaNevadaNew JerseyNew MexicoNew YorkNorth CarolinaNorth DakotaOhioOklahomaOregonRhode IslandSouth DakotaTennesseeTexasVirginiaWashingtonWisconsin

Laws governing recall

See also: Laws governing recall

For every state that has recall, there is an article on Ballotpedia with this form:

AlabamaAlaskaArizonaArkansasCaliforniaColoradoConnecticutDistrict of ColumbiaFloridaGeorgiaIdahoIllinoisKansasLouisianaMaineMassachusettsMichiganMinnesotaMissouriMontanaNebraskaNevadaNew HampshireNew JerseyNew MexicoNew YorkNorth CarolinaNorth DakotaOhioOklahomaOregonRhode IslandSouth DakotaTennesseeTexasVirginiaWashingtonWest VirginiaWisconsinWyoming

Articles that need improvement

See also: Articles to improve

As the project develops, some pages may be rapidly created and may need to be revisited at a later point. For more on articles that are missing components or may need improvement, click here.

See also

Project templates

This page is part of WikiProject Recall, a WikiProject dedicated to articles related to news about recall.
There is an associated portal, as well as recall articles by state, by year and by type.
To participate: join (or just read up) at the project page.

If you have any questions or comments on Ballotpedia's Recall project, please e-mail