Wisconsin Recall of Elected Officials Amendment, Question 6 (1914)

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The Wisconsin Recall of Elected Officials Amendment was a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment on the November 3, 1914 ballot in Wisconsin, where it was defeated.

  • This amendment sought to modify Article XIII of the Wisconsin Constitution to create the right to recall elected officials, other than judges.[1]

Election results

Question 6
Defeatedd No150,21568.70%
Yes 68,435 31.30%

Official results via: Wisconsin Blue Book 2011 - 2012

Text of measure

The language that appeared on the ballot:

"For amendment to article XIII, giving the people the right to recall any elective officer except judicial officer."[2]

Path to the ballot

  • First Legislative Approval: SJR 9 & JR 41 (1911)
  • Second Legislative Approval: SJR 18 & JR 15 (1913)
  • Submission to the People: Ch.770 (1923)[1]

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