UPDATED: Evers Set to Beat Pridemore
Left, incumbent Tony Evers and his challenger Don Pridemore are candidates for State Superintendent. (AP photo)
State Superintendent Tony Evers is winning the contest against Challenger Don Pridemore, with a statewide total of 300,952 votes. Pridemore has 190,403 votes as of 10 PM.
Evers has served one term as the top DPI man and has come under fire locally for his decision to implement a single vendor option for the Student Information System (SIS), an idea Pridemore decried during his campaign.
Inside Portage County, Evers currently sits at 4,066 votes to Pridemore’s 2,768.
As of 10 PM 61% of statewide precincts have reported in.