Waukesha 2012 Primary Election Guide

With the election season under way, this is what every Waukesha resident needs to know about voting in the Aug. 14 primary.

We want to make sure you've got all the information you need before hitting the voting booth on Tuesday, Aug. 14. See below for information on the upcoming election and a breakdown of every race, with links to individual candidate profiles.

Election Info

Polling locations: Waukesha - Updated information about the city's 15 polling locations, including the capability to search via your address, is available on the city's website.

Early voting: Download the application for an absentee ballot. The deadline to request absentee voting is 5 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 9. Visit the city's absentee voter web page for more information.

Here are the races and candidates who will be on the primary ballot.

U.S. Senate

  • Tommy Thompson (R)
  • Eric Hovde (R)
  • Mark Neumann (R)
  • Jeff Fitzgerald (R)
  • Tammy Baldwin (D)
  • 5th Congressional District

  • Jim Sensenbrenner (R)
  • Dave Heaster (D)
  • Both candidates are uncontested.

    28th State Senate District

  • Mary Lazich (R)
  • Jim Ward (D)
  • Both candidates are uncontested.

    83rd State Assembly District

  • David Craig (R)
  • Jim Brownlow (D)
  • Both candidates are uncontested.

    97th State Assembly District

  • Bill Kramer (R)
  • Marga Krumins (D)
  • Both candidates are uncontested.

    98th State Assembly District

  • Paul Farrow (R)
  • Eric Prudent (D)
  • Both candidates are uncontested.

    Waukesha County District Attorney

  • Brad Schimel (R)
  • This race is uncontested.

    Waukesha County Clerk

  • Kathleen Karalewitz (R)
  • Gina Kozlik (R)
  • Kathleen Novack (R)
  • Jessica Read (D)
  • Waukesha County Treasurer

  • Pam Reeves (R)
  • This race is uncontested.

    Waukesha County Register of Deeds

  • James Behrend (R)
  • Barbara Lloyd (R)
  • Michael Starich (R)
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