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Live Coverage of Wisconsin Recall Elections

The Prospect crowd-sources today's recall elections in the Badger state.

Today, voters in six districts in Wisconsin will try to flip the state Senate from Republican to Democrat in response to Governor Scott Walker's successful bid to strip public workers of collective-bargaining rights. Throughout the day, the Prospect will be aggregating get-out-the-vote efforts. We've also included recaps of the six elections -- including polling numbers -- below. For live coverage of the events and results as the votes start to be tallied,


Reactions From Around the Globe

Last night, the news of President Obama's press conference broke on Twitter, and reactions to Osama bin Laden's death streamed throughout the night. Here are some below.

Walking for Choice

Since the House voted to defund services provided by Planned Parenthood through Title X, supporters have come out for the nonprofit. Today, rallies are being held around the country.

<i>The American Prospect</i> Announces New Editor

Kit Rachlis will lead The American Prospect starting April 18.

Miles S. Rapoport, president of The American Prospect magazine, today announced that Kit Rachlis will become the magazine's new editor.

Rachlis' career in journalism spans almost 30 years, during which time he has been an editor at The Village Voice, the LA Weekly, the Los Angeles Times, and most recently at Los Angeles magazine.

"We are thrilled to welcome Kit Rachlis to the Prospect," said Rapoport, who is also president of Demos, The American Prospect's publishing partner. "He is a superb editor and journalist and brings the perfect blend of skills and experience to this position.