“The mayors said it was going to be impossible for their local clerks to safely and effectively administer the election amid the pandemic. But their pleas went nowhere. Federal lawsuits looking to delay the election failed and the Republican-controlled state legislature refused to make any changes to the election date or existing election laws.” Wisconsin’s Election Amid Coronavirus Sparks Anger. Americans are being told to shelter in place while Wisconsinites are being told to gather at polling places on Tuesday? We live in an insane asylum.