MADISON-Following is the response of Democratic Party of Wisconsin Chair Mike Tate following the Government Accountability Board ruling that old legislative districts would be in effect for any 2012 recall efforts.

"No matter what political games Republicans try to play to change the rules to their benefit, today's GAB decision doesn't change the fact that several Republicans who followed Scott Walker in lockstep are vulnerable for recall and, working with our grassroots partners, we have a good chance to defend our senators while replacing theirs."