The Washington Post

Wisconsin recall: A Fix prediction contest

Voters are voting in Wisconsin. And you know what that means: It’s time for another Fix prediction contest.

CLINTON, WI - JUNE 05: Charles Lankford leaves a voting booth after casting a ballot in the Wisconsin recall election June 5, 2012 in Clinton, Wisconsin. Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett, a Democrat, is trying to unseat Republican Governor Scott Walker in the recall election. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

In the comments section below, we are looking for your best (educated) guess on the order of finish in the race between Gov. Scott Walker (R) and Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett (D) — with percentages! As a tie-breaker, make sure to include your guess on what total turnout will be in the race.

All predictions must be made in the comments section to count. And predictions must be made by 9 p.m. eastern time, which is when polls close in Wisconsin. The winner gets that prize of prizes: an official Fix t-shirt.

Need guidance? Here’s the latest polling trend line courtesy of

Predict away!

Chris Cillizza writes “The Fix,” a politics blog for the Washington Post. He also covers the White House.

The Freddie Gray case

Please provide a valid email address.

You’re all set!

Campaign 2016 Email Updates

Please provide a valid email address.

You’re all set!

Get Zika news by email

Please provide a valid email address.

You’re all set!
Show Comments
Most Read


Success! Check your inbox for details.

See all newsletters

Close video player
Now Playing