Wisconsin Constitution Ratification Referendum, Question 1 (1848)

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The Wisconsin Constitution Ratification Referendum was a constitutional convention referral / Wisconsin referendum on the March 13, 1848 ballot in Wisconsin, where it was approved.[1]

This referendum ratified the Wisconsin Constitution of 1848.[1]

Election results

Question 1
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 16,799 72.46%
No6,38427.54%

Official results via: Wisconsin Blue Book 2011 - 2012

Text of measure

The language that appeared on the ballot:

Yes
No[2]

  • The two statements would have been printed on separate tickets to put in a ballot box.

Path to the ballot

  • Submission to the People: Article XIV, Section 9 of The Wisconsin Constitution of 1848[1]

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