News outlets declare Walker a winner

Although less than a third of the votes from today’s election have been counted, multiple national news outlets are projecting that Gov. Scott Walker has survived a recall and will defeat the challenge from Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett tonight.

ABC News, NBC News and Fox News each declared Walker the victor tonight.

Some Democrats, including State Sen. Lena Taylor, told WISN-Channel 12 that it was too soon to declare a winner.

BizTimes will provide additional coverage on the election results Wednesday. For ongoing coverage, visit BizTimes media partners WISN-Channel 12 and

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