Wisconsin Gov. Tony Evers slammed the decision, stating, “Republican legislators have convinced four justices to throw our state into chaos.”
ESSENCE spoke to some of Wisconsin’s Black voters about the frustration and anger they felt between having to choose between their vote and their health.
Jill Karofsky beat conservative incumbent Justice Daniel Kelly for a Wisconsin Supreme Court seat in a big win for Democrats.
On the same day, the Wisconsin Supreme Court blocked Gov. Tony Evers' executive order which moved to delay the state's primary until June.