Press Release

Mandela Barnes Collects Nearly 5,000 Nomination Signatures to Appear on Primary Ballot

MADISON — Today, Lt. Governor and candidate for U.S. Senate Mandela Barnes officially filed nomination signatures with the Wisconsin Election Commission to qualify for the August Democratic primary. The Barnes Campaign collected nearly 5,000 signatures from all across Wisconsin. 


“We set out to run a people-powered, grassroots campaign, and that’s exactly what we’re doing,” said Lt. Governor Barnes, candidate for U.S. Senate. I’m so grateful for the outpouring of support from across the state to get our campaign on the ballot. We’re building the grassroots army we’ll need to send Ron Johnson packing once and for all.”