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''A'' '''''recall''''' ''is the removal of an elected official from office for wrongdoing or (occasionally) a disagreeable action the ballot measure specifies.''<br>
 
''A'' '''''recall''''' ''is the removal of an elected official from office for wrongdoing or (occasionally) a disagreeable action the ballot measure specifies.''<br>
 
*[[Upcoming recall elections]]
 
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*[[Political recall efforts|Political recall efforts by year]], [[Political recall efforts by state|state]] and [[Recall campaigns, organized by political office of targeted incumbent|office]]
 
*[[Political recall efforts|Political recall efforts by year]], [[Political recall efforts by state|state]] and [[Recall campaigns, organized by political office of targeted incumbent|office]]
  
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'''A''' • [[Recall campaigns in Alabama|Alabama]] • [[Recall campaigns in Alaska|Alaska]] • [[Recall campaigns in Arizona|Arizona]] • [[Recall campaigns in Arkansas|Arkansas]] • '''C'''' • [[Recall campaigns in California|California]] • [[Recall campaigns in Colorado|Colorado]] • [[Recall campaigns in Connecticut|Connecticut]] • '''D''' • [[Recall campaigns in District of Columbia|District of Columbia]] • [[Recall campaigns in Delaware|Delaware]] • '''F''' • [[Recall campaigns in Florida|Florida]] • '''G''' • [[Recall campaigns in Georgia|Georgia]] • '''H''' • [[Recall campaigns in Hawaii|Hawaii]] • '''I''' • [[Recall campaigns in Idaho|Idaho]] • [[Recall campaigns in Illinois|Illinois]] • [[Recall campaigns in Indiana|Indiana]] • [[Recall campaigns in Iowa|Iowa]] • '''K''' • [[Recall campaigns in Kansas|Kansas]] • [[Recall campaigns in Kentucky|Kentucky]] • '''L''' • [[Recall campaigns in Louisiana|Louisiana]] • '''M''' •  [[Recall campaigns in Maine|Maine]] • [[Recall campaigns in Maryland|Maryland]] • [[Recall campaigns in Massachusetts|Massachusetts]] • [[Recall campaigns in Michigan|Michigan]] • [[Recall campaigns in Minnesota|Minnesota]] • [[Recall campaigns in Mississippi|Mississippi]] • [[Recall campaigns in Missouri|Missouri]] • [[Recall campaigns in Montana|Montana]] • '''N''' • [[Recall campaigns in Nebraska|Nebraska]] • [[Recall campaigns in Nevada|Nevada]] • [[Recall campaigns in New Hampshire|New Hampshire]] • [[Recall campaigns in New Jersey|New Jersey]] • [[Recall campaigns in New Mexico|New Mexico]] • [[Recall campaigns in New York|New York]] • [[Recall campaigns in North Carolina|North Carolina]] • [[Recall campaigns in North Dakota|North Dakota]] • '''O''' • [[Recall campaigns in Ohio|Ohio]] • [[Recall campaigns in Oklahoma|Oklahoma]] • [[Recall campaigns in Oregon|Oregon]] • '''P''' • [[Recall campaigns in Pennsylvania|Pennsylvania]] • '''R''' • [[Recall campaigns in Rhode Island|Rhode Island]] • '''S''' • [[Recall campaigns in South Carolina|South Carolina]] • [[Recall campaigns in South Dakota|South Dakota]] • '''T''' • [[Recall campaigns in Tennessee|Tennessee]] • [[Recall campaigns in Texas|Texas]] • '''U''' • [[Recall campaigns in Utah|Utah]] • '''V''' • [[Recall campaigns in Vermont|Vermont]] • [[Recall campaigns in Virginia|Virginia]] • '''W''' • [[Recall campaigns in Washington|Washington]] • [[Recall campaigns in West Virginia|West Virginia]] • [[Recall campaigns in Wisconsin|Wisconsin]] • [[Recall campaigns in Wyoming|Wyoming]]<hr>
 
'''A''' • [[Recall campaigns in Alabama|Alabama]] • [[Recall campaigns in Alaska|Alaska]] • [[Recall campaigns in Arizona|Arizona]] • [[Recall campaigns in Arkansas|Arkansas]] • '''C'''' • [[Recall campaigns in California|California]] • [[Recall campaigns in Colorado|Colorado]] • [[Recall campaigns in Connecticut|Connecticut]] • '''D''' • [[Recall campaigns in District of Columbia|District of Columbia]] • [[Recall campaigns in Delaware|Delaware]] • '''F''' • [[Recall campaigns in Florida|Florida]] • '''G''' • [[Recall campaigns in Georgia|Georgia]] • '''H''' • [[Recall campaigns in Hawaii|Hawaii]] • '''I''' • [[Recall campaigns in Idaho|Idaho]] • [[Recall campaigns in Illinois|Illinois]] • [[Recall campaigns in Indiana|Indiana]] • [[Recall campaigns in Iowa|Iowa]] • '''K''' • [[Recall campaigns in Kansas|Kansas]] • [[Recall campaigns in Kentucky|Kentucky]] • '''L''' • [[Recall campaigns in Louisiana|Louisiana]] • '''M''' •  [[Recall campaigns in Maine|Maine]] • [[Recall campaigns in Maryland|Maryland]] • [[Recall campaigns in Massachusetts|Massachusetts]] • [[Recall campaigns in Michigan|Michigan]] • [[Recall campaigns in Minnesota|Minnesota]] • [[Recall campaigns in Mississippi|Mississippi]] • [[Recall campaigns in Missouri|Missouri]] • [[Recall campaigns in Montana|Montana]] • '''N''' • [[Recall campaigns in Nebraska|Nebraska]] • [[Recall campaigns in Nevada|Nevada]] • [[Recall campaigns in New Hampshire|New Hampshire]] • [[Recall campaigns in New Jersey|New Jersey]] • [[Recall campaigns in New Mexico|New Mexico]] • [[Recall campaigns in New York|New York]] • [[Recall campaigns in North Carolina|North Carolina]] • [[Recall campaigns in North Dakota|North Dakota]] • '''O''' • [[Recall campaigns in Ohio|Ohio]] • [[Recall campaigns in Oklahoma|Oklahoma]] • [[Recall campaigns in Oregon|Oregon]] • '''P''' • [[Recall campaigns in Pennsylvania|Pennsylvania]] • '''R''' • [[Recall campaigns in Rhode Island|Rhode Island]] • '''S''' • [[Recall campaigns in South Carolina|South Carolina]] • [[Recall campaigns in South Dakota|South Dakota]] • '''T''' • [[Recall campaigns in Tennessee|Tennessee]] • [[Recall campaigns in Texas|Texas]] • '''U''' • [[Recall campaigns in Utah|Utah]] • '''V''' • [[Recall campaigns in Vermont|Vermont]] • [[Recall campaigns in Virginia|Virginia]] • '''W''' • [[Recall campaigns in Washington|Washington]] • [[Recall campaigns in West Virginia|West Virginia]] • [[Recall campaigns in Wisconsin|Wisconsin]] • [[Recall campaigns in Wyoming|Wyoming]]<hr>
  
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[[City council recalls|City council members]] • [[County commission recalls|County commission officials]] • [[County official recalls|County officials]] • [[State legislative recalls|State legislative officials]] • [[Mayoral recalls|Mayors]] • [[List of gubernatorial recalls|Governors]] • [[School board recalls|School board members]] • [[Sheriff recalls|Sheriffs]] • [[Special district recalls|Special district members]]
 
[[City council recalls|City council members]] • [[County commission recalls|County commission officials]] • [[County official recalls|County officials]] • [[State legislative recalls|State legislative officials]] • [[Mayoral recalls|Mayors]] • [[List of gubernatorial recalls|Governors]] • [[School board recalls|School board members]] • [[Sheriff recalls|Sheriffs]] • [[Special district recalls|Special district members]]
  
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'''A''' [[Laws governing recall in Alabama|Alabama]] • [[Laws governing recall in Alaska|Alaska]] • [[Laws governing recall in Arizona|Arizona]] • [[Laws governing recall in Arkansas|Arkansas]] • '''C''' [[Laws governing recall in California|California]] • [[Laws governing recall in Colorado|Colorado]] • [[Laws governing recall in Connecticut|Connecticut]] • '''D''' [[Laws governing recall in the District of Columbia|District of Columbia]] • '''F''' [[Laws governing recall in Florida|Florida]] • '''G''' [[Laws governing recall in Georgia|Georgia]] • '''I''' [[Laws governing recall in Idaho|Idaho]] • [[Laws governing recall in Illinois|Illinois]] • '''K''' [[Laws governing recall in Kansas|Kansas]] • '''L''' [[Laws governing recall in Louisiana|Louisiana]] • '''M''' [[Laws governing recall in Maine|Maine]] • [[Laws governing recall in Massachusetts|Massachusetts]] • [[Laws governing recall in Michigan|Michigan]] • [[Laws governing recall in Minnesota|Minnesota]] • [[Laws governing recall in Missouri|Missouri]] • [[Laws governing recall in Montana|Montana]] • '''N''' [[Laws governing recall in Nebraska|Nebraska]] • [[Laws governing recall in Nevada|Nevada]] • [[Laws governing recall in New Hampshire|New Hampshire]] • [[Laws governing recall in New Jersey|New Jersey]] • [[Laws governing recall in New Mexico|New Mexico]] • [[Laws governing recall in New York|New York]] • [[Laws governing recall in North Carolina|North Carolina]] • [[Laws governing recall in North Dakota|North Dakota]] • '''O''' [[Laws governing recall in Ohio|Ohio]] • [[Laws governing recall in Oklahoma|Oklahoma]] • [[Laws governing recall in Oregon|Oregon]] • '''R''' [[Laws governing recall in Rhode Island|Rhode Island]] • '''S''' [[Laws governing recall in South Dakota|South Dakota]] • '''T''' [[Laws governing recall in Tennessee|Tennessee]] • [[Laws governing recall in Texas|Texas]] • '''V''' [[Laws governing recall in Virginia|Virginia]] • '''W''' [[Laws governing recall in Washington|Washington]] • [[Laws governing recall in West Virginia|West Virginia]] • [[Laws governing recall in Wisconsin|Wisconsin]] • [[Laws governing recall in Wyoming|Wyoming]]
 
'''A''' [[Laws governing recall in Alabama|Alabama]] • [[Laws governing recall in Alaska|Alaska]] • [[Laws governing recall in Arizona|Arizona]] • [[Laws governing recall in Arkansas|Arkansas]] • '''C''' [[Laws governing recall in California|California]] • [[Laws governing recall in Colorado|Colorado]] • [[Laws governing recall in Connecticut|Connecticut]] • '''D''' [[Laws governing recall in the District of Columbia|District of Columbia]] • '''F''' [[Laws governing recall in Florida|Florida]] • '''G''' [[Laws governing recall in Georgia|Georgia]] • '''I''' [[Laws governing recall in Idaho|Idaho]] • [[Laws governing recall in Illinois|Illinois]] • '''K''' [[Laws governing recall in Kansas|Kansas]] • '''L''' [[Laws governing recall in Louisiana|Louisiana]] • '''M''' [[Laws governing recall in Maine|Maine]] • [[Laws governing recall in Massachusetts|Massachusetts]] • [[Laws governing recall in Michigan|Michigan]] • [[Laws governing recall in Minnesota|Minnesota]] • [[Laws governing recall in Missouri|Missouri]] • [[Laws governing recall in Montana|Montana]] • '''N''' [[Laws governing recall in Nebraska|Nebraska]] • [[Laws governing recall in Nevada|Nevada]] • [[Laws governing recall in New Hampshire|New Hampshire]] • [[Laws governing recall in New Jersey|New Jersey]] • [[Laws governing recall in New Mexico|New Mexico]] • [[Laws governing recall in New York|New York]] • [[Laws governing recall in North Carolina|North Carolina]] • [[Laws governing recall in North Dakota|North Dakota]] • '''O''' [[Laws governing recall in Ohio|Ohio]] • [[Laws governing recall in Oklahoma|Oklahoma]] • [[Laws governing recall in Oregon|Oregon]] • '''R''' [[Laws governing recall in Rhode Island|Rhode Island]] • '''S''' [[Laws governing recall in South Dakota|South Dakota]] • '''T''' [[Laws governing recall in Tennessee|Tennessee]] • [[Laws governing recall in Texas|Texas]] • '''V''' [[Laws governing recall in Virginia|Virginia]] • '''W''' [[Laws governing recall in Washington|Washington]] • [[Laws governing recall in West Virginia|West Virginia]] • [[Laws governing recall in Wisconsin|Wisconsin]] • [[Laws governing recall in Wyoming|Wyoming]]
  
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Ballotpedia's 2014 Recall Analysis

There were a total of 190 recall efforts targeting 388 public officials tracked by Ballotpedia in 2014. Of these recall efforts, 36 (18.9 percent) were approved and 25 (13.2 percent) were defeated. There were also 17 recall efforts (8.9 percent) where at least one official was recalled and one official was retained. Seventy-four (38.9 percent) recalls were initiated but did not reach the ballot. A total of 93 (48.9 percent) recalls were still underway at the time of publication and 16 (8.4 percent) recalls were made public but petitions had not been circulated. Recall efforts for special districts were the most successful in 2014, with 16 out of 20 (80 percent) officials up for recall removed from office.

Targets of recall efforts in 2014 broke down into the following categories: 66 city council members, 44 mayors, 35 school board members, 18 special district officials, 17 city officials, five county commissioners, one county official, one state legislator and one state executive.

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Recall elections

A recall is the removal of an elected official from office for wrongdoing or (occasionally) a disagreeable action the ballot measure specifies.

Recall efforts by state

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Recall efforts by office

City council membersCounty commission officialsCounty officialsState legislative officialsMayorsGovernorsSchool board membersSheriffsSpecial district members

Recall laws by state

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