Wisconsin: Sheboygan mayor will face recall after signatures verified

Fri, Dec 2 2011 — Source: WBAY 2

Sheboygan’s mayor is now fighting to keep his job after the city clerk verified there are enough signatures on petitions to force a recall election. In a document prepared for the Common Council, City Clerk Susan Richards says there were 4,481 valid signatures. Recall organizers needed 4,121. Richards said 242 were rejected because they had invalid addresses, such as living outside the city limits, or were duplicates. Mayor Bob Ryan has come under fire after two public incidents involving alcohol. But he says those days are behind him, and talked about that with Action 2 News.

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