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</table>'''Political recall efforts''' captures a list of recall efforts by level of government and is organized by year. [[Recall]]s are the process by which an elected official can be removed from office via a public vote.
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From 1911-2012 there have been 32 successful recalls. Eleven of those recalls have taken place since 2011. Twenty-one efforts successfully forced an elected official back onto the ballot but failed at the ballot box. Thirteen of those efforts occurred in 2011 and 2012.<ref>[http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/govbeat/wp/2013/09/03/the-era-of-the-recall/?wprss=rss_politics&clsrd ''The Washington Post'',"The era of the recall," September 3, 2013]</ref>
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'''Legend:''' <br>
 
'''Legend:''' <br>
 
{{approved}} = Recall approved at the ballot <br>
 
{{approved}} = Recall approved at the ballot <br>
 
{{defeated}} = Recall defeated at the ballot <br>
 
{{defeated}} = Recall defeated at the ballot <br>
 
{{Nob}} = Recall did not make ballot
 
{{Nob}} = Recall did not make ballot
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=2014=
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:: ''See also: [[Political recall efforts by state]] <br> [[Political recall efforts, 2014]]''
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==By level of government==
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===City councils===
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:: ''See also: [[:Category:city council recalls, 2014|city council recall efforts]]''
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<dpl>
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category = city council recalls, 2014
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category = Recall, scheduled{{!}}Recall, defeated{{!}}Recall, approved
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noresultsheader = ''No recalls scheduled for a vote in 2014''
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</dpl>
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===Governors===
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:: ''See also: [[:Category:gubernatorial recalls, 2014|gubernatorial recall efforts]]''
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<dpl>
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category = gubernatorial recalls, 2014
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category = Recall, scheduled{{!}}Recall, defeated{{!}}Recall, approved
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noresultsheader = ''No recalls scheduled for a vote in 2014''
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</dpl>
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===School boards===
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:: ''See also: [[:Category:school board recalls, 2014|school board recall efforts]]''
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<dpl>
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category = school board recalls, 2014
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category = Recall, scheduled{{!}}Recall, defeated{{!}}Recall, approved
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noresultsheader = ''No recalls scheduled for a vote in 2014''
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</dpl>
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===Mayors/presidents===
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:: ''See also: [[:Category:mayoral recalls, 2014|mayoral recall efforts]]''
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<dpl>
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category = mayoral recalls, 2014
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category = Recall, scheduled{{!}}Recall, defeated{{!}}Recall, approved
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noresultsheader = ''No recalls scheduled for a vote in 2014''
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</dpl>
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===County officials===
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:: ''See also: [[:Category:county official recalls, 2014|county official recall efforts]]''
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<dpl>
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category = county official recalls, 2014
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category = Recall, scheduled{{!}}Recall, defeated{{!}}Recall, approved
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noresultsheader = ''No recalls scheduled for a vote in 2014''
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</dpl>
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===County commissions===
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:: ''See also: [[:Category:county commission recalls, 2014|county commission recall efforts]]''
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<dpl>
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category = county commission recalls, 2014
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category = Recall, scheduled{{!}}Recall, defeated{{!}}Recall, approved
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noresultsheader = ''No recalls scheduled for a vote in 2014''
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</dpl>
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===State legislatures===
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:: ''See also: [[:Category:state legislative recalls, 2014|state legislative recall efforts]]''
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<dpl>
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category = State legislative recalls, 2014
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category = Recall, scheduled{{!}}Recall, defeated{{!}}Recall, approved
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noresultsheader = ''No recalls scheduled for a vote in 2014''
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</dpl>
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===Special districts===
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:: ''See also: [[:Category:special district recalls, 2014|special district recall efforts]]''
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<dpl>
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category = special district recalls, 2014
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category = Recall, scheduled{{!}}Recall, defeated{{!}}Recall, approved
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noresultsheader = ''No recalls scheduled for a vote in 2014''
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</dpl>
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===Sheriffs===
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:: ''See also: [[:Category:sheriff recalls, 2014|sheriff recall efforts]]''
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<dpl>
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category = sheriff recalls, 2014
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category = Recall, scheduled{{!}}Recall, defeated{{!}}Recall, approved
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noresultsheader = ''No recalls scheduled for a vote in 2014''
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</dpl>
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=2013=
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:: ''See also: [[Political recall efforts by state]] <br> [[Political recall efforts, 2013]]''
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==By level of government==
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===City councils===
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:: ''See also: [[:Category:city council recalls, 2013|city council recall efforts]]''
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<dpl>
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category = city council recalls, 2013
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category = Recall, scheduled{{!}}Recall, defeated{{!}}Recall, approved
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noresultsheader = ''No recalls scheduled for a vote in 2013''
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</dpl>
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===Governors===
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:: ''See also: [[:Category:gubernatorial recalls, 2013|gubernatorial recall efforts]]''
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<dpl>
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category = gubernatorial recalls, 2013
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category = Recall, scheduled{{!}}Recall, defeated{{!}}Recall, approved
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noresultsheader = ''No recalls scheduled for a vote in 2013''
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</dpl>
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===School boards===
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:: ''See also: [[:Category:school board recalls, 2013|school board recall efforts]]''
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<dpl>
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category = school board recalls, 2013
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category = Recall, scheduled{{!}}Recall, defeated{{!}}Recall, approved
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noresultsheader = ''No recalls scheduled for a vote in 2013''
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</dpl>
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===Mayors/presidents===
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:: ''See also: [[:Category:mayoral recalls, 2013|mayoral recall efforts]]''
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<dpl>
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category = mayoral recalls, 2013
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category = Recall, scheduled{{!}}Recall, defeated{{!}}Recall, approved
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noresultsheader = ''No recalls scheduled for a vote in 2013''
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</dpl>
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===County officials===
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:: ''See also: [[:Category:county official recalls, 2013|county official recall efforts]]''
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<dpl>
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category = county official recalls, 2013
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category = Recall, scheduled{{!}}Recall, defeated{{!}}Recall, approved
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noresultsheader = ''No recalls scheduled for a vote in 2013''
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</dpl>
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===County commissions===
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:: ''See also: [[:Category:county commission recalls, 2013|county commission recall efforts]]''
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<dpl>
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category = county commission recalls, 2013
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category = Recall, scheduled{{!}}Recall, defeated{{!}}Recall, approved
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noresultsheader = ''No recalls scheduled for a vote in 2013''
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</dpl>
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===State legislatures===
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:: ''See also: [[:Category:state legislative recalls, 2013|state legislative recall efforts]]''
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<dpl>
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category = State legislative recalls, 2013
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category = Recall, scheduled{{!}}Recall, defeated{{!}}Recall, approved
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noresultsheader = ''No recalls scheduled for a vote in 2013''
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</dpl>
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===Special districts===
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:: ''See also: [[:Category:special district recalls, 2013|special district recall efforts]]''
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<dpl>
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category = special district recalls, 2013
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category = Recall, scheduled{{!}}Recall, defeated{{!}}Recall, approved
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noresultsheader = ''No recalls scheduled for a vote in 2013''
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</dpl>
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===Sheriffs===
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:: ''See also: [[:Category:sheriff recalls, 2013|sheriff recall efforts]]''
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<dpl>
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category = sheriff recalls, 2013
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category = Recall, scheduled{{!}}Recall, defeated{{!}}Recall, approved
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noresultsheader = ''No recalls scheduled for a vote in 2013''
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</dpl>
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=2012=
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:: ''See also: [[Political recall efforts by state]] <br> [[Political recall efforts, 2012]]''
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==By level of government==
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===City councils===
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:: ''See also: [[:Category:city council recalls, 2012|city council recall efforts]]''
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<dpl>
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category = city council recalls, 2012
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category = Recall, scheduled{{!}}Recall, defeated{{!}}Recall, approved
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noresultsheader = ''No recalls scheduled for a vote in 2012''
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</dpl>
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===Governors===
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:: ''See also: [[:Category:gubernatorial recalls, 2012|gubernatorial recall efforts]]''
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<dpl>
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category = gubernatorial recalls, 2012
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category = Recall, scheduled{{!}}Recall, defeated{{!}}Recall, approved
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noresultsheader = ''No recalls scheduled for a vote in 2012''
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</dpl>
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===School boards===
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:: ''See also: [[:Category:school board recalls, 2012|school board recall efforts]]''
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<dpl>
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category = school board recalls, 2012
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category = Recall, scheduled{{!}}Recall, defeated{{!}}Recall, approved
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noresultsheader = ''No recalls scheduled for a vote in 2012''
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</dpl>
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===Mayors/presidents===
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:: ''See also: [[:Category:mayoral recalls, 2012|mayoral recall efforts]]''
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<dpl>
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category = mayoral recalls, 2012
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category = Recall, scheduled{{!}}Recall, defeated{{!}}Recall, approved
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noresultsheader = ''No recalls scheduled for a vote in 2012''
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</dpl>
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===County officials===
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:: ''See also: [[:Category:county official recalls, 2012|county official recall efforts]]''
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<dpl>
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category = county official recalls, 2012
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category = Recall, scheduled{{!}}Recall, defeated{{!}}Recall, approved
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noresultsheader = ''No recalls scheduled for a vote in 2012''
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</dpl>
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===County commissions===
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:: ''See also: [[:Category:county commission recalls, 2012|county commission recall efforts]]''
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<dpl>
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category = county commission recalls, 2012
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category = Recall, scheduled{{!}}Recall, defeated{{!}}Recall, approved
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noresultsheader = ''No recalls scheduled for a vote in 2012''
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</dpl>
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===State legislatures===
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:: ''See also: [[:Category:state legislative recalls, 2012|state legislative recall efforts]]''
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<dpl>
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category = State legislative recalls, 2012
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category = Recall, scheduled{{!}}Recall, defeated{{!}}Recall, approved
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noresultsheader = ''No recalls scheduled for a vote in 2012''
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</dpl>
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===Special districts===
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:: ''See also: [[:Category:special district recalls, 2012|special district recall efforts]]''
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<dpl>
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category = special district recalls, 2012
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category = Recall, scheduled{{!}}Recall, defeated{{!}}Recall, approved
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noresultsheader = ''No recalls scheduled for a vote in 2012''
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</dpl>
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===Sheriffs===
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:: ''See also: [[:Category:sheriff recalls, 2012|sheriff recall efforts]]''
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<dpl>
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category = sheriff recalls, 2012
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category = Recall, scheduled{{!}}Recall, defeated{{!}}Recall, approved
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noresultsheader = ''No recalls scheduled for a vote in 2012''
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</dpl>
  
 
=2011=
 
=2011=
  
 
:: ''See also: [[Political recall efforts, 2011]]''
 
:: ''See also: [[Political recall efforts, 2011]]''
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==By level of government==
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===City councils===
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:: ''See also: [[:Category:city council recalls, 2011|city council recall efforts]]''
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<dpl>
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category = city council recalls, 2011
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category = Recall, scheduled{{!}}Recall, defeated{{!}}Recall, approved
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noresultsheader = ''No recalls scheduled for a vote in 2011''
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</dpl>
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===Governors===
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:: ''See also: [[:Category:gubernatorial recalls, 2011|gubernatorial recall efforts]]''
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<dpl>
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category = gubernatorial recalls, 2011
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category = Recall, scheduled{{!}}Recall, defeated{{!}}Recall, approved
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noresultsheader = ''No recalls scheduled for a vote in 2011''
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</dpl>
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===School boards===
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:: ''See also: [[:Category:school board recalls, 2011|school board recall efforts]]''
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<dpl>
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category = school board recalls, 2011
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category = Recall, scheduled{{!}}Recall, defeated{{!}}Recall, approved
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noresultsheader = ''No recalls scheduled for a vote in 2011''
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</dpl>
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===Mayors/presidents===
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:: ''See also: [[:Category:mayoral recalls, 2011|mayoral recall efforts]]''
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<dpl>
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category = mayoral recalls, 2011
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category = Recall, scheduled{{!}}Recall, defeated{{!}}Recall, approved
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noresultsheader = ''No recalls scheduled for a vote in 2011''
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</dpl>
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===County officials===
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:: ''See also: [[:Category:county official recalls, 2011|county official recall efforts]]''
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<dpl>
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category = county official recalls, 2011
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category = Recall, scheduled{{!}}Recall, defeated{{!}}Recall, approved
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noresultsheader = ''No recalls scheduled for a vote in 2011''
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</dpl>
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===County commissions===
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:: ''See also: [[:Category:county commission recalls, 2011|county commission recall efforts]]''
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<dpl>
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category = county commission recalls, 2011
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category = Recall, scheduled{{!}}Recall, defeated{{!}}Recall, approved
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noresultsheader = ''No recalls scheduled for a vote in 2011''
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</dpl>
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===State legislatures===
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:: ''See also: [[:Category:state legislative recalls, 2011|state legislative recall efforts]]''
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<dpl>
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category = State legislative recalls, 2011
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category = Recall, scheduled{{!}}Recall, defeated{{!}}Recall, approved
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noresultsheader = ''No recalls scheduled for a vote in 2011''
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</dpl>
  
 
=2010=
 
=2010=
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===Governors===
 
===Governors===
{{clipboard}} [[Jennifer Granholm recall, Michigan, 2010]]<br>
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<dpl>
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category = gubernatorial recalls, 2010
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</dpl>
  
 
===School boards===
 
===School boards===
{{dates}} [[Tehachapi Unified School District board recall, California, 2010]] <br>
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<dpl>
{{clipboard}} [[Dan Castillo recall, Stockton Unified School District, California (2010)]] <br>
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{{dates}} [[St. Helena Unified School District board recall, California (2010)]] <br>
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category = school board recalls, 2010
{{clipboard}} [[Gloria Romo and Ruben De La Rosa recall, Calexico School Board (2010)]] <br>
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{{clipboard}} [[Jose Morales recall, Stockton Unified School District, California (2010)]]<br>
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</dpl>
{{clipboard}} [[Romeo Community School Board recall, Michigan, 2010]]<br>
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{{clipboard}} [[Standish-Sterling Community School Board recall, Michigan, 2010]]<br>
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{{clipboard}} [[Bill Phillips recall, Knox County Public Schools, Tennessee, 2010]]<br>
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{{clipboard}} [[Howell Board of Education recall, Michigan, 2010]]<br>
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{{clipboard}} [[Thomas Boone recall, Deer Valley Unified School District, Arizona, 2010]]<br>
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{{nob}} [[Alameda Unified School District board recall, Alameda County, California, 2010]]<br>
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* [[Flint Community School Board recall, Michigan, 2010]]<br>
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* [[Buena Vista School Board recall, Michigan, 2010]]<br>
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===Mayors/presidents===
 
===Mayors/presidents===
* [[Mark Romanowski recall, Johnstown, Colorado (2010)]] <br>
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<dpl>
{{clipboard}} [[David Schwan recall, Carefree, Arizona, 2010]] <br>
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{{clipboard}} [[Don Schwieman recall, Flushing Township, Michigan, 2010]]<br>
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category = mayoral recalls, 2010
{{clipboard}} [[Betty Alford-Olive recall, Bastrop, Louisiana, 2010]]<br>
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{{dates}} [[Joshua Thomas recall, Wilson, Louisiana, 2010]]<br>
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</dpl>
{{dates}} [[Art Moyses recall, LeRoy Township, Michigan, 2010]]<br>
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{{defeated}} [[Kenneth Rottier recall, Seymour, Wisconsin, 2010]]<br>
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{{nob}} [[Nathan Bates recall, Stillwater, Oklahoma, 2010]]<br>
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{{clipboard}} [[Carlos Alvarez recall, Miami-Dade County, Florida, 2010]]<br>
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* [[Sam Adams recall, Portland, Oregon, 2010]]
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{{clipboard}} [[Anthony Suarez recall, Ridgefield, New Jersey, 2010]]<br>
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{{nob}} [[Dave Schneider recall, Belle Fourche, South Dakota, 2010]]<br>
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{{dates}} [[Herbert Frederick, Gerard McNamara, and Scott Goldin recall, West Wildwood, New Jersey, 2009]]<br>
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{{clipboard}} [[Marcia Young, Forest Hill, Louisiana, 2010]]<br>
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{{clipboard}} [[James Holley recall, Portsmouth, Virginia, 2010]]<br>
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* [[John Vazquez recall, Windsor, Colorado, 2010]]
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===County officials===
 
===County officials===
{{clipboard}} [[Bill Chappell recall, Carroll County, Georgia, 2010]]<br>
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<dpl>
{{clipboard}} [[Roger Zilke recall, Berrien County, Michigan, 2010]]<br>
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{{clipboard}} [[Gary Hollis recall, Nye County, Nevada, 2010]]<br>
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{{clipboard}} [[Ogemaw County recall, Michigan, 2010]]<br>
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{{clipboard}} [[Gwinnett County recall, Georgia, 2010]]<br>
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{{clipboard}} [[Shiawassee County Commissioners, Michigan, 2010]]
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===Sheriffs===
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category = county commission recalls, 2010
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</dpl>
  
 
===Special districts===
 
===Special districts===
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{{Approved}} [[Gray Davis recall (2003)]] <br>
 
{{Approved}} [[Gray Davis recall (2003)]] <br>
{{Approved}} [[Nativo Lopez recall (2003)]] <br>
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{{Approved}} [[Nativo Lopez recall, Santa Ana Unified School District (2003)]] <br>
 
{{Nob}} [[Huey Dean recall, 2003]]
 
{{Nob}} [[Huey Dean recall, 2003]]
  
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{{Approved}} [[J.H. Graham recall (1911)]]
 
{{Approved}} [[J.H. Graham recall (1911)]]
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=See also=
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==See also==
 
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* [[Recall]]
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* [[Laws governing recall]]
 
* [[Political recall efforts by state]]
 
* [[Political recall efforts by state]]
  
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==References==
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{{reflist}}
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{{Recalls by office}}
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Revision as of 16:39, 28 February 2014

Political recall efforts captures a list of recall efforts by level of government and is organized by year. Recalls are the process by which an elected official can be removed from office via a public vote.

From 1911-2012 there have been 32 successful recalls. Eleven of those recalls have taken place since 2011. Twenty-one efforts successfully forced an elected official back onto the ballot but failed at the ballot box. Thirteen of those efforts occurred in 2011 and 2012.[1]

Legend:
Approveda = Recall approved at the ballot
Defeatedd = Recall defeated at the ballot
Proposed ballot measures that were not on a ballot = Recall did not make ballot

[edit]

See also: Political recall efforts by state
Political recall efforts, 2014

By level of government

City councils

See also: city council recall efforts

Governors

See also: gubernatorial recall efforts

No recalls scheduled for a vote in 2014

School boards

See also: school board recall efforts

Mayors/presidents

See also: mayoral recall efforts

County officials

See also: county official recall efforts

County commissions

See also: county commission recall efforts

State legislatures

See also: state legislative recall efforts

Special districts

See also: special district recall efforts

Sheriffs

See also: sheriff recall efforts

See also: Political recall efforts by state
Political recall efforts, 2013

By level of government

City councils

See also: city council recall efforts

Governors

See also: gubernatorial recall efforts

No recalls scheduled for a vote in 2013

School boards

See also: school board recall efforts

Mayors/presidents

See also: mayoral recall efforts

County officials

See also: county official recall efforts

County commissions

See also: county commission recall efforts

State legislatures

See also: state legislative recall efforts

Special districts

See also: special district recall efforts

Sheriffs

See also: sheriff recall efforts

See also: Political recall efforts by state
Political recall efforts, 2012

By level of government

City councils

See also: city council recall efforts

Governors

See also: gubernatorial recall efforts

School boards

See also: school board recall efforts

Mayors/presidents

See also: mayoral recall efforts

County officials

See also: county official recall efforts

County commissions

See also: county commission recall efforts

State legislatures

See also: state legislative recall efforts

Special districts

See also: special district recall efforts

Sheriffs

See also: sheriff recall efforts

See also: Political recall efforts, 2011

By level of government

City councils

See also: city council recall efforts

Governors

See also: gubernatorial recall efforts

School boards

See also: school board recall efforts

Mayors/presidents

See also: mayoral recall efforts

County officials

See also: county official recall efforts

County commissions

See also: county commission recall efforts

State legislatures

See also: state legislative recall efforts

See also: Political recall efforts, 2010

By level of government

City councils

Governors

School boards

Mayors/presidents

County officials

Special districts

State legislatures

See also

References