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Mahlon Mitchell has served as president of the Professional Fire Fighters of Wisconsin union since January 2011. A Democrat, he lost to Republican Lt. Gov. Rebecca Kleefisch in Wisconsin's June 2012 recall elections. In November 2017, he announced his candidacy for governor in the 2018 election.

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Recent stories featuring Mahlon Mitchell

Preview: Scott Walker's 'State of the State'

Speech likely to highlight claims about employment, school funding, tax cuts, more.

Early look at Democrats in 2018 governor's race

Truth-O-Meter records for major candidates seeking to deny Scott Walker a third term.

A look at our Walker and recall-related statements

As Democrats launch their drive to recall Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker, here's a look at some of the claims -- from both sides -- you're likely to see repeated.

And repeated.