Every day looks like Election Day in Wisconsin, now that early voting has started in Gov. Scott Walker’s recall battle.
Lines spill out of the polling places in Milwaukee. Voters loiter around the front steps. About 90,000 absentee ballots have been requested and sent out.
Milwaukee Democratic Mayor Tom Barrett would like to think the early turnout is an indication voters are eager to unseat his opponent, the embattled Gov. Walker.
But the political winds aren’t necessarily blowing in his favor ahead of the official vote June 5.