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Hariprasad "Hari" Trivedi

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Hariprasad "Hari" Trivedi
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Candidate for
Governor of Wisconsin
Campaign website
Hariprasad "Hari" Trivedi was an Independent candidate for Wisconsin Governor in the recall election against incumbent Gov. Scott Walker.



See also: Scott Walker recall, Wisconsin (2012)

Hari Trivedi for Governor Super Bowl ad

Trivedi ran for Wisconsin Governor in the recall election against incumbent Gov. Scott Walker. He lost to Walker and Tom Barrett (D) in the recall on June 5, 2012.

Recall of Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngScott Walker Incumbent 53.1% 1,335,585
     Democratic Tom Barrett 46.3% 1,164,480
     Independent Hari Trivedi 0.6% 14,463
     Scattering - 0.1% 1,537
Total Votes 2,516,065
Election Results via Wisconsin Government Accountability Board

Recall petitions were turned in on January 17, 2012 and officially certified on March 30. Trivedi declared his candidacy in ads run before and after the super bowl.[1] Dane County Executive Kathleen Falk, state Sen. Kathleen Vinehout, Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett, Secretary of State Douglas La Follette and protest candidate Gladys Huber all sought the Democratic nomination.[2] The primary took place on May 8 with the general election on June 5.[3]

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