Obama playing little role in Wisconsin recall by theGrio | May 24, 2012 at 12:13 PM Comments Print Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker speaks during the NRA's Celebration of American Values Leadership Forum at the NRA Annual Meetings and Exhibits April 13, 2012 at the Edward Jones Dome in St. Louis, Missouri. (Photo by Whitney Curtis/Getty Images) Related PostsObama makes his case for health care overhaul (video)Geneologists say Obama, Mas. Sen.-elect Brown are relatedBlacks will fall in line with Obama on AfghanistanObama's half brother recalls their 'abusive' fatherPresident as pitchman: Obama image used in adPresident Obama is unlikely to head to Wisconsin to help Democrats defeat Republican Scott Walker in a recall effort there, the Milwaukee-Journal Sentinel reports. His absence could hurt the party in one of the most closely-watched contests of the year. The recall vote is on June 5.