Monday February 28, 2022 - Updated 4:17pm

Governor

4:17pm
Pro-Life Wisconsin. Demands Evers Administration Provide Explanation for Illegal Grants to Planned Parenthood
1:32pm
Gov. Evers. Announces New Recommendations for Tackling Homelessness in Wisconsin
12:30pm
Wisconsin Right to Life. Demands an Explanation from Gov. Evers for Illegal Planned Parenthood Grants
12:26pm
Wisconsin Family Action. Joins with other prolife groups demanding governor explain grants to Planned Parenthood.
12:25pm
Wisconsin Institute for Law & Liberty. Demands Explanation for Illegal Grants to Planned Parenthood

Legislative

3:18pm
Rep. Shelton. And Senators Agard and Taylor introduce mandatory reporting legislationfor members of the clergy
12:30pm
Sen. Agard.  Legislation Covers Cost of STI Home Testing
12:24pm
Rep. Shelton. Legislative Democrats and community partners introduce the BadgerCare Public Option Act.
11:30am
Rep. Brandtjen. Responds to Monday Count Bill
9:48am
Rep. Bowen.  Statement on Senseless MPD District 5 Shooting Incident

State Agencies

1:33pm
Ready Wisconsin. February 28 – March 4 is Flood Safety Awareness Week in Wisconsin
12:19pm
DNR. Virtual Spring Hearing Begins April 11 At 7 P.M.
11:24am
DFI. Michelle Knuese Appointed DFI Division of Corporate and ConsumerServices Administrator
9:53am
DNR. Seeking Public Input On Fall Migratory Game Bird Hunting Season Structure
9:51am
DCF. Applications Open for Project Growth Grants

Economy/Business

1:34pm
TDS Telecom. Names New Senior VP of Finance and CFO
12:35pm
Wisconsin Aluminum Foundry. Acquires Minnesota Manufacturer
12:21pm
Customers First Coalition. Electric Wire, Episode 22 - Winter heating costs discussed at Capitol briefing.
9:54am
Wisconsin Technology Council. Trends shaping healthcare innovation, delivery to be vetted March 14 at Wisconsin Tech Summit

Statewide

12:54pm
Marsy's Law for Wisconsin. Hosts Event to Educate Green Bay Residents on Crime Victims’ Rights and Available Services
12:22pm
Wisconsin Family Council. Eleven couples inducted into Wisconsin's Marriage Hall of Fame.
9:50am
Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield. Reinvests in Lung Health

Education

2:22pm
DPI. Wisconsin receives $17M to aid school food authorities in resolving ongoing supply chain challenges
1:48pm
Marquette University. School of Dentistry professor partners on multi-million-dollar NIH grant for no-show prevention in underserved populations
1:47pm
Wisconsin Foundation and Alumni Association.  UW Now Livestream: The Invasion of Ukraine
12:23pm
UW-Madison. In animal studies, maternal sleep apnea risks ‘constellation of deficits’ in male offspring
11:26am
WTCS. Wisconsin’s technical colleges celebrate Career and Technical Education every day
9:57am
School Choice Wisconsin. Wisconsin’s Parental Awakening
9:51am
UW-Eau Claire. Ramping up study abroad programs during spring semester
9:48am
Marquette University. Class of 1995 alumnus Marcus Lemonis donates $15 million to create state-of-the-art Lemonis Center for Student Success on campus

Local

1:48pm
City of Madison. Joins U.S. Department of Energy’s Better Climate Challenge
12:29pm
City of Madison. Statement from Mayor’s Office Chief of Staff Mary Bottari on Investigation into Alleged Comments by Chief Barnes

Congress

11:24am
U.S. Sen. Baldwin. Announces “Virtual” Guest for State of the Union Address

Friday February 25, 2022

Governor

11:03am
Gov. Evers. Orders Flags to Half-Staff in Honor of former State Rep. Daniel R. LeMahieu

Assembly Floor Session

2:33pm
Wisconsin Democracy Campaign. Republicans in Wisconsin Try to Curb Our Freedom to Vote
2:16pm
Rep. Wichgers. Votes YES for Election Reforms; Responds to NO Votes on Senate Bills 935, 937, and 946
12:20pm
ACLU of Wisconsin. Opposes Assembly Bill That Would Prevent Restrictions of No-Knock Search Warrants
11:21am
DAV Department of Wisconsin. Applauds WI Assembly and its leadership for passing AB 161 and AB 515
9:48am
Rep. Gundrum.  Restoring Integrity in Our Elections
9:46am
Rep. Meyers.  Gives Final Speech on the Assembly Floor
9:20am
Rep. Hebl.  Statement on Wisconsin GOP’s Anti-Democracy Push
9:13am
Rep. Conley. Missed Opportunities to Better Wisconsin
9:13am
Rep. Neubauer.  Statement on Assembly Floor Session
9:12am
Rep. Vining.  Statement on Republican Attack on Voters and Elections
9:11am
Rep. Callahan.  Bill to Close Lincoln Hills Passes Assembly
9:11am
Rep. Ohnstad.  Responds to Assembly Floor Session
9:10am
Rep. Considine. Voting is a Fundamental Right
9:09am
Rep. Steineke. State Assembly Passes Election Reform Bills
9:09am
Sen. Wanggaard.  Statement on Assembly amendment to and passage of SB 520.
9:08am
Rep. Sanfelippo. Assembly Passes Election Integrity Legislation
9:07am
Rep. Born.  Votes for More Fair and Transparent Elections
9:06am
Rep. Born. Leads on Closing State’s Troubled Youth Prison
9:06am
Wisconsin Potato and Vegetable Growers Association, Wisconsin Farm Bureau Federation, Dairy Business Association, Cooperative Network. Praise GOP Leadership, Passage of AB 727
9:04am
Rep. Schraa.  Agreement on New Youth Corrections Facility
9:03am
Rep. Baldeh.  Republicans Using Conspiracy Theories to Limit Voting Rights
9:01am
Rep. Emerson. Statement on Today’s Assembly Floor Session

Legislative

12:19pm
Speaker Vos. Statement on Retirement of Rep. Mike Kuglitsch
10:44am
Sen. Marklein. Column: Drama-Free Legislation Re-cap

State Agencies

3:59pm
DOC. Lifting Suspension on In-Person Visits
11:47am
Wisconsin National Guard. Airmen Elite: MSgt Aric Daniels of the 128th Air Refueling Wing
9:28am
DOJ. Drug Distributors and Johnson & Johnson Commit to $26 Billion Opioid Agreement

Economy/Business

9:21am
Fox Cities Chamber. Get easy, no-cost access to small business consulting services
9:17am
Impact Association Management.  Achieves AMC Institute Accreditation

Statewide

9:15am
Wisconsin Farmers Union. Registration Open for Farmers Union Summer Camps
9:14am
Badger Institute. A Badger Institute Policy Brief: School Choice and Property Taxes

Courts

2:34pm
Wisconsin Supreme Court.  Calendar and case synopses March 2022.
12:35pm
Wisconsin Supreme Court. Vos v. Circuit Court for Dane County - order. Petition for supervisory writ.
11:01am
Wisconsin Supreme Court. Accepts four new cases

Education

2:58pm
UW-Eau Claire. Adds saltwater brine de-icing to sustainability efforts
12:08pm
UW-Eau Claire. Yoga for health is focus of March 3 'Thursdays at the U' talk
9:47am
Marquette University. New Marquette Law School Poll to be released March 2
9:18am
UW-River Falls.  Founder of The Sioux Chef company to speak March 7

Local

9:23am
Envision Greater Green Bay. Green Bay Area to Celebrate World Futures Day

Congress

12:36pm
U.S. Sen. Baldwin. As Putin’s Illegal Invasion of Ukraine Causes Gas Prices to Rise, Baldwin Joins Colleagues to Urge Biden Administration to Tap Strategic Petroleum Reserve
11:48am
U.S. Sen. Baldwin. Statement on President Biden’s Historic Nomination of Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson to the United States Supreme Court
9:16am
U.S. Sens. Baldwin, Klobuchar. Demand Information from TikTok on Algorithms Promoting Eating Disorder Content to Users
9:02am
U.S. Rep. Grothman. Statement on Russian Invasion of Ukraine

Thursday February 24, 2022

Governor

3:33pm
Gov. Evers. Announces More Than $20 Million Neighborhood Investment Fund Grant for Madison and Dane County
2:14pm
Madison Mayor Rhodes-Conway. Madison Community Projects Receive Over $20 Million from Governor Evers

Assembly Floor Session

4:21pm
Rep. Gundrum.  Applauds Passage of Two Local Bills
4:20pm
Rep. Sortwell. Republicans Support Civil Rights, While Democrats Choose Big Tech...Again
3:31pm
Rep. Plumer. Assembly Passes EFDA Legislation
3:06pm
Rep. Subeck. Statement on Missed Opportunities by Legislative Republicans
2:09pm
Rep. Dallman. Has Four Bills Headed to Governor’s Desk
1:35pm
Oneida Nation. Praises Passage of the “Purple Heart Reservation” Bill
9:43am
Rep. Edming, Sen. Petrowski. Bill to Clean up Wisconsin Communities Advances
9:42am
Rep. Considine. On Assembly Floor Session
9:29am
Voces de la Frontera. Condemns Dangerous, Bipartisan Anti-Immigrant Bill Passed in the State Assembly
9:24am
Rep. Tittl. Real Estate Appraiser Bill Passes Assembly
9:23am
Rep. Spiros. Votes to Protect Consumers

Legislative

3:58pm
Rep. Steineke. Thanks Rep. Kuglitsch for his Service to Wisconsin
3:09pm
Rep. Kuglitsch. Retiring from the State Assembly.
3:05pm
Sen. Kapenga.  Say ‘Yes’ to that Job Offer!
2:07pm
Sen. Agard.  Clergy Mandatory Reporting Bill Would Bring Justice, Accountability
2:03pm
Rep. Callahan.  International Physicians Bill Passes Assembly
9:36am
Wisconsin Conservation Voters. CNOW for Feb. 24, 2022
9:35am
Wisconsin Institute for Law & Liberty. Testifies at Senate Committee on 2020 Election Review
9:34am
Various Organizations.  Letter regarding support for the Wisconsin Family Medical Leave Insurance Act (LRB 5820/1)
9:30am
Sen. Taylor. Statement On Russia’s Attack on Ukraine

State Agencies

3:32pm
Wisconsin National Guard. Wisconsin’s latest Gen. Douglas MacArthur Leadership Award recipient reflects on leadership
3:08pm
Lower Wisconsin State Riverway Board.  To meet on March 10th.
12:06pm
DNR. Make A Difference: Volunteer At State Parks And Public Lands
11:52am
WEDC. Greater Milwaukee Urban League honors WEDC
11:50am
DOR.  Collections, January FY2022.
11:27am
DNR. Approves Village Of Somers Diversion Application
11:26am
DHS. Updates Vaccination Coverage Dashboard to Include Booster and Additional Dose Data
10:52am
Serve Wisconsin. Now Accepting Nominations for the 2022 Governor’s Service Awards
10:51am
DOJ. Urges Federal Trade Commission to Create Robust Rule Outlawing Impersonation Scams
9:37am
DNR. Seeking Public Comment On Draft Wisconsin Walleye Management Plan
9:36am
DATCP. Accepting Applications for Buy Local, Buy Wisconsin Grants through April 2
9:25am
Midwest Environmental Advocates. NRB PFAS Votes Put Politics Ahead of Public Health

Economy/Business

10:54am
Wisconsin Technology Council. Early stage investments smashed record in 2021: Learn more at March 10 luncheon in Wauwatosa
9:33am
New North.  Broadband Access Study shows strong desire for better internet.
9:32am
NuScale, Dairyland Power Cooperative.  Announce Collaboration to Explore the Deployment of NuScale’s Advanced Small Modular Reactor Technology

Courts

3:07pm
Wisconsin First Judicial District. George L. Christenson Appointed Milwaukee County Clerk of Circuit Court
9:44am
Wisconsin Supreme Court. Claudia B. Bauer v. Wisconsin Energy Corporation.

Education

3:57pm
Marquette University. President Lovell receives Dr. Wesley L. Scott Education Award from Greater Milwaukee Urban League
12:02pm
UW-Eau Claire. Continuing Education announces March program offerings
12:01pm
UW-Whitewater. Making self-driving cars smarter: UW-Whitewater professor wins $200,000 NSF grant to enhance driving technology
11:50am
Marquette University. Receives $1.2 million NSF grant to expand mathematics, science and computer science education in K-12 schools

Local

11:29am
Racine Mayor Mason. Signs Order to End Enforcement of Mask Ordinance, Full Sunset of Ordinance headed for Vote at Common Council on Tuesday
9:38am
AARP Wisconsin.  Plan to fund 3 intergenerational craft sessions in Greendale wins AARP WI ‘Small Dollar, Big Impact’ grant

Congress

4:20pm
U.S. Sen. Baldwin. Visits Monroe to Promote Rebuilding Infrastructure and Support for Small Businesses
12:10pm
U.S. Rep. Tiffany. Unveils Legislation to Protect Future of Farming
10:56am
U.S. Sen. Baldwin. Statement on Putin’s Attacks on Ukraine
9:31am
U.S. Rep. Gallagher. Statement on Ukraine

Wednesday February 23, 2022

Governor

3:35pm
Gov. Evers. Announces More Than $25 Million Neighborhood Investment Fund Grant for Milwaukee and Milwaukee County
12:10pm
Gov. Evers. Announces $9 Million Neighborhood Investment Fund Grant for City of Beloit

Senate Floor Session

11:05am
Sen. Bernier.  Democrats Deliberately Mischaracterize Voting Bills
9:42am
Wisconsin BPDD. Senate Passes Medicaid Bills Impacting Family Caregivers and People with Disabilities in BadgerCare
9:41am
Wisconsin BPDD. Senate passes sweeping voting package that will make it harder for people with disabilities to vote
9:08am
Sen. Kooyenga. Senate Passes Seven Kooyenga Bills
9:07am
Sen. Ballweg. Farm Implement Transfer Bill Passes Senate
9:06am
UW-Madison. Chancellor Rebecca Blank’s statement on legislative action
9:01am
Kids Forward.  Senate Passes Bills Scapegoating People on BadgerCare
8:41am
Sen. Wanggaard.  State Senate funds Lincoln Hills replacement.
8:40am
Sen. Cowles. Honoring the Oneida Nation’s Purple Heart Recipients
8:39am
IRG Action Fund. Praises Senate Republicans for Passing UI Reforms
8:38am
Sen. Darling. Senate Approves Common-Sense Election Reforms
8:36am
Sen. Wanggaard.  Bail reform clears Wisconsin State Senate.
8:32am
Sen. Larson. GOP elections bills are real voter fraud
8:30am
Sen. Bradley. Bail Transparency Bill Clears Senate
8:29am
Sen. Agard.  Republicans Continue Undermining Our Democratic Principles

Assembly Floor Session

5:09pm
Rep. Dittrich. Taking A Stand For Victims’ Rights
5:07pm
Rep. Neubauer. Statement on Assembly Floor Session
5:07pm
Rep. Tittl. Eyeglass Bill Passes in Assembly
4:22pm
Rep. Plumer. Applauds Passage of Narcotics Database Legislation
4:21pm
Rep. Loudenbeck. Two Loudenbeck Bills Pass Assembly
3:21pm
Wisconsin Cheese Makers Association. Applauds Legislative Approval of Maximum Funding for Wisconsin Initiative for Agricultural Exports
3:16pm
Rep. Kurtz. Two Bills Head to Governor’s Desk
3:14pm
Rep. Murphy. Statement on Emerson’s Law Enforcement Lies
2:46pm
Rep. Kitchens.  State Assembly passes four Rep. Kitchens bills
2:23pm
Rep. Horlacher.  Putting Children and Parents First
1:16pm
Rep. Gundrum. Standing Up for Parents and Students
1:07pm
IRG Action Fund. Statement on Historic Assembly Vote to Break Up MPS, Expand School Choice
12:07pm
Rep. Steineke. Honors Firefighter Stephen M. Smith
10:53am
ACLU of Wisconsin. And Juvenile Law Center Criticize Reported Plans to Delay Closure of Youth Prisons
9:43am
Wisconsin BPDD. Assembly passes education bills impacting students with disabilities
9:09am
Rep. Callahan.  Supports Education Bills
9:05am
Rep. Allen. School Choice is the Right Choice
8:38am
Rep. Born. Supports Legislation Empowering Parents
8:37am
Rep. Hebl. Republicans Continue Decade-Long Attack on Education
8:35am
Rep. Steineke. Joins Colleagues in Passing Reading Readiness Reform
8:34am
Rep. Considine. We Must Prioritize Education
8:33am
Rep. Dallman. Votes for Education Reform Bills
8:32am
Speaker Vos. Parental Opt-Out Passes in Assembly
8:31am
Sen. Darling. Assembly Approves Empowering Parents Agenda Bills
8:28am
IRG Action Fund. Statement on Assembly Vote to Break Up MPS

Legislative

5:05pm
Sen. Agard.  Natural Resources Board Falls Short of Needed Action on PFAS Standards
3:20pm
Sen. Agard.  Sober Housing Legislation Seeks to Help Addiction in Wisconsin
3:15pm
Rep. Allen. Serve the people.
1:16pm
Rep. McGuire. Assembly Democrats Introduce Attorney General Josh Kaul’s Safer Wisconsin Package
1:06pm
IRG Action Fund. Urges Senators to Support School Choice for All, Empowering Parents, & Breaking-up MPS
12:09pm
Milwaukee County Commission on Aging. Statement on voting rights.
12:07pm
Rep. Sinicki. Hosts Wisconsin’s First Patient Safety Advocacy Day
11:06am
Sen. Smith. Column: The Opportunity to Do What’s Right
9:39am
Sen. LeMahieu.  $22 billion.
9:03am
Wisconsin Conservation Voters. CNOW for Feb. 23, 2022
9:02am
Wisconsin Institute for Law & Liberty. Parents Demand More Rights in Education, More Options for Children
8:34am
Rep. Stubbs. Statement on State of the Tribes Address

State Agencies

5:08pm
Wisconsin Conservation Voters. Today’s Natural Resources Board vote falls short of protecting the health of communities
3:22pm
Clean Wisconsin. NRB takes modest step to protect families from PFAS contamination, leaves out rural Wisconsinites
3:20pm
River Alliance of Wisconsin. Failure of Natural Resources Board to Approve Recommended PFAS Standards Puts Wisconsin’s Clean Drinking Water at Risk
3:19pm
DNR. Natural Resources Board Honors Jim Fischer For Excellence In Environmental Work
2:20pm
DFI. Wisconsin’s State-Chartered Credit Unions Report Solid Year-End 2021 Financial Performance
2:19pm
DHS. Awards $3.4 Million in Community Outreach Grants to Promote Equity in COVID-19 Vaccinations
10:55am
DHS. To Request 30-day Extension of Medicaid Coverage for Women After Pregnancy
10:51am
DNR. Wisconsin Tree Champions Lauded For Outstanding Community Service

Economy/Business

2:19pm
Wisconsin Builders Association. Wausau Builder Named Wisconsin Builders Association President

Statewide

9:40am
School Choice Wisconsin. Wisconsin Parents Are Clear: They Have Rights

Education

5:06pm
UW-Madison. Alumna Linda Thomas-Greenfield, U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations, to speak at spring commencement
2:20pm
Edgewood College. College Updates Policy on Masks on Campus
1:05pm
Marquette University. Alumnus Marcus Lemonis launches $5 million giving challenge for Marquette community
9:09am
UW-Green Bay. Keeps Young Minds Engaged with an Exciting Line-Up of Summer Commuter Camps
9:04am
UW-River Falls. Wyman Series: Editor, best-selling author Giridharadas to speak March 8

Local

2:45pm
Dane County Exec. Parisi. Dane County Showcases New Tow Plow Equipment Ahead of Snowfall
12:10pm
Milwaukee County Exec. Crowley.   2022 State of the County Address

Congress

3:46pm
U.S. Rep. Gallaher. Biden Brought Sanctions and Stern Statements to a Gunfight
3:23pm
U.S. Sen. Baldwin. Visits Stoughton Trailers to Highlight Her Work to Build a Made In America Economy That Strengthens Our Supply Chains
9:07am
U.S. Rep. Pocan. Introduces resolution to honor Public Schools Week 2022.

Tuesday February 22, 2022

Senate Floor Session

2:26pm
A Better Wisconsin Together. On Senate Floor, Wisconsin Republicans Continue Attacks on Our Freedom to Vote

Assembly Floor Session

4:33pm
Rep. Petryk. Assembly Passes Bill to Expand Gifted and Talented Programming
4:02pm
Rep. Allen. Assembly passes life-saving legislation
3:53pm
Rep. Edming, Sen. Kooyenga. Bill to Aid Service Members and Their Families Heads to the Governor
3:37pm
Rep. Jessie Rodriguez. Two Bills Simplifying Family Law Move to Governor’s Desk
11:46am
Rep. Neubauer.  Statement on Assembly Floor Session

Legislative

3:57pm
Rep. Considine. On the State of the Tribes Address
3:28pm
Sen. Felzkowski.  Statement on State of the Tribes
3:08pm
Rep. Subeck. Statement on 18th Annual State of the Tribes Address
3:07pm
Rep. Neubauer.  Statement on State of the Tribes
2:51pm
Sen. Agard. State of the Tribes Address Provides a Shared Vision for Wisconsin
2:04pm
Rep. Kitchens.  JFC approves funding for Door County project
11:23am
Rep Cabral-Guevara.  Receives 2022 AANP State Award for Excellence in Wisconsin
9:43am
Disability Rights Wisconsin. Statement on voting bills.

State Agencies

3:06pm
OCI. Wisconsin Insurance Commissioner Shares Tips for Consumers Filing Claims after Winter Storm Damage
3:00pm
DOA. Vision 2030 Update: DOA Moves Ahead with Sale of Underutilized State Property in Milwaukee to Bronzeville Center for the Arts

Economy/Business

10:23am
Center for Technology Commercialization. High-tech small businesses: Apply for 19th round of SBIR Advance funding
8:49am
WMC. SURVEY: Half of Wisconsin Businesses Hit with Double Digit Inflation

Statewide

2:05pm
School Choice Wisconsin. Broad Cross Section of Wisconsin Voters Want School Choice Universal
8:51am
Wisconsin Policy Forum. State drop in unions among nation's largest.

Education

3:49pm
Marquette University. To host Disability at the Intersection of History, Culture, Religion, Gender, and Health Conference, March 3-4
3:36pm
UW-Eau Claire. To host 10th Annual Sonia Kovalevsky Math Day on March 12
12:27pm
UW-Stout. More than 340 employers to attend Spring Career Conference
11:40am
UW-Whitewater. Student among six worldwide recipients of international business scholarship
10:24am
UW-River Falls.  Competes in Campus Race to Zero Waste competition
10:16am
Marquette University. To host its annual Three Minute Thesis competition, Feb. 25
9:28am
UW-Platteville. Thompson to deliver UW-Platteville commencement address
9:28am
UW-Platteville. Bachelor of Business Administration now offered at Baraboo Sauk County campus
8:56am
UW-Eau Claire. Blugold 'shoots for the stars' as his journey takes him from homeless to medical school

Local

3:06pm
Milwaukee Ald. Perez. Grant would fund study of 20th Century Milwaukee religious architecture

Monday February 21, 2022

Governor

1:58pm
Gov. Evers. Signs Senate Bill 229

Legislative

4:29pm
Rep. Ramthun.  I’ve lost a friend...
2:10pm
WEAC. Wisconsin Educators Welcome ‘Teaching Is a Profession’ Package
2:05pm
Rep. McGuire. Legislators Introduce Bipartisan Bill to Combat Drugged Driving
2:01pm
Assembly State Affairs Democrats.  Condemn GOP election bills.
2:00pm
LFB. Memo to Sen. Carpenter regarding 2021 Bills Directing the Use of State Fiscal Recovery Funds Received Under ARPA
12:23pm
Wisconsin Alliance for Women's Health. Celebrates the Introduction of the Wisconsin Family & Medical Leave Insurance Act
12:22pm
Sen. Agard.  Introduces Legislation to Lower Rates of Suicide in Wisconsin
12:05pm
Sens. Larson, Johnson, Smith; Rep. Pope. Legislative Leaders Release Package Aimed at Maintaining Wisconsin’s Education Workforce
11:46am
School Administrators Alliance. Releases Legal Memo on Parental Bill of Rights Memo.
11:14am
Common Cause in Wisconsin. Fast-Tracked, Anti-Voter Measures Before Assembly State Affairs Committee, Monday
11:13am
Rep. Shankland. Appointed to Wisconsin Council on Forestry
9:14am
Wisconsin Conservation Voters. CNOW week of Feb. 21, 2022

State Agencies

4:27pm
Clean Wisconsin. Natural Resources Board Sees Widespread Public Support for State PFAS Standards
2:07pm
River Alliance of Wisconsin. Water Protection Advocates Urge Approval of PFAS Standards
11:09am
DFI. Wisconsin Saves Week: Build Personal Savings to Reach Financial Goals
9:12am
DATCP. Accepting Applications for Export Expansion Grants through March 18
9:08am
OCI. Wisconsin Insurance Commissioner Announces Over 10,000 Insurance Financial Filings Processed by New Digital System

Economy/Business

2:05pm
New North. Applications close March 1 for free skills training in Project Management
1:57pm
Wisconsin AFL-CIO. Workers at Second Starbucks in Wisconsin Call for Union Recognition with StarbucksWorkers United
9:09am
Wisconsin Realtors Association. January 2022 Home Sales Report.

Statewide

9:21am
Badger Institute. Launches Mandate for Madison
9:16am
School Choice Wisconsin. Voters Sharply at Odds with Lecture to Parents

Education

4:47pm
Marquette University. New Greater Milwaukee Committee president to go “On the Issues,” Feb. 23
3:08pm
Tommy G. Thompson Center on Public Leadership. Bob Lang to Receive the Tommy G. Thompson Distinguished Public Leadership Award
2:08pm
UW-Stout. Art and design instructors exhibit their work in four states
12:23pm
UW-Madison. Mouse study may help doctors choose treatments for leukemia patients
12:03pm
UW-River Falls.  Hippy Feet founder to speak at UW-River Falls as Innovator in Residence
11:39am
Fox Cities Advocates for Public Education. Celebrate Public School Week - February 21-25, 2022.
11:27am
UW-Stout. Food science as a cultural gateway: program welcomes 17 international students
9:18am
Wauwatosa School District. Launched Community Closet with Clothing Drive Event
9:15am
UW-La Crosse. Human rights policing course building compassion among officers
9:12am
UW-Eau Claire. International Women’s Day speaker on March 2: Dr. Fawzia Afzal-Khan
9:11am
UW-River Falls.  To speak on sustainability, Wisconsin Climate Action Plan Feb. 28

Local

12:48pm
Dane County Exec. Parisi. More Transparency Needed in Quadren Wilson Case
11:13am
Stevens Point Curling Club.  Sentry Curling Center to host 2022 Junior National Championship

Friday February 18, 2022

Assembly Floor Session

1:45pm
Rep. Edming. Backs Proposals to Create a Stronger Workforce
1:38pm
Rep. Jessie Rodriguez. Supports Stronger Workforce Initiative
12:54pm
Rep. Petryk. Assembly Passes Petryk/Roth Reemployment Assistance Bill
11:29am
Rep. Callahan. Votes for Stronger Workforce Initiative
10:19am
Wisconsin Builders Association. Wisconsin’s Homebuilders Praise Passage of AB 973
9:09am
Rep. Oldenburg.  3 Bills Pass Wisconsin State Assembly
9:08am
Rep. Considine. Wisconsin Workers Deserve the Best
9:07am
Rep. Conley. Wisconsin Needs Real Solutions to Workforce Challenges
9:06am
Speaker Vos. Stronger Workforce Initiative Passes in Assembly
9:05am
Rep. Neubauer.  Statement on Assembly Floor Session
9:04am
Rep. Dallman. Votes for Stronger Workforce Package
9:04am
Rep. Born. Advocates for Workforce Solutions
9:03am
IRG Action Fund. Applauds Wisconsin Assembly for Passing UI Reforms
9:03am
Rep. Baldeh. Invest In Workers to Address Workforce Challenges

Legislative

10:18am
Sen. Marklein. Column: Better Broadband Policy
9:07am
Rep. Neubauer. Democratic Leaders Force Republicans to Be Honest about 2020 Election
9:01am
Rep. Subeck. Column: To Address Gun Violence in Wisconsin, We Need State-Level Solutions to Hold the Gun Industry Accountable

State Agencies

12:52pm
DWD. Celebrating Black History Month with History in the Making
11:25am
DHS. First Death from Multisystem Inflammatory Syndrome in Children (MIS-C) Associated with COVID-19 Reported in Wisconsin
9:02am
DOT. Wisconsin State Patrol awards ceremony honors excellence in public service

Statewide

9:10am
Wisconsin Institute for Law & Liberty. Brings ‘Right on Healthcare’ Initiative to Wisconsin

Education

2:31pm
UW-Stevens Point. Alumnus and leading economist to present free lecture.
12:55pm
UW-Eau Claire. Foundation receives gift to endow largest scholarship in College of Business
10:20am
UW-Madison. ‘Super pest’ Colorado potato beetle has the genetic resources to sidestep our attacks
9:13am
UW-La Crosse. Center for the Arts to be named after Truman Lowe
9:12am
UW-Eau Claire. Learn about roundabouts from WisDOT engineers during ‘Thursdays at the U’

Local

9:11am
City of Madison. Joins the National League of Cities Safety First Challenge

Congress

1:33pm
U.S. Sen. Baldwin. Praises Wisconsin National Guard’s Work to Improve Sexual Assault and Harassment Prevention and Response Programs
12:56pm
U.S. Sen. Johnson. Issues Statement on Continuing Resolution
11:28am
U.S. Rep. Steil. Leads Letter to Secretary Buttigieg Regarding Top-Down, Bureaucratic Infrastructure Guidance Released
10:19am
U.S. Sen. Baldwin. Joins Bipartisan Group of Colleagues Urging Biden Administration to Help Develop Next Generation COVID-19 Vaccines

Thursday February 17, 2022

Assembly Floor Session

4:41pm
Rep. Kitchens.  Assembly passes Gibraltar TID bill
4:37pm
Rep. Allen. Not “Essential” Enough
4:03pm
Rep. Steineke.  Joins Family in Honoring Bill Vander Loop
3:41pm
Rep. Steineke.  World War II Veterans to be Named Assembly ‘Hometown Heroes’

Legislative

3:37pm
Kids Forward.  Bills Scapegoating People on BadgerCare will not Improve the Workforce
3:36pm
Rep. Tittl. Testifies In Favor of Mental Health Clubhouse Grant Program
2:22pm
Rep. Allen. Was Attorney General Josh Kaul Aware? Letter to AG Kaul.
12:53pm
Sen. Agard.  Testifies In Favor of Prohibiting Unsolicited Lewd Images
12:43pm
Sierra Club Wisconsin Chapter. ICYMI: Every Kid Outdoors Bill passes legislative committees
12:42pm
IRG Action Fund. Statement on Assembly Education Committee Vote to Break Up MPS, Expand School Choice
11:31am
Citizen Action of Wisconsin. GOP Medicaid Bills Are An Attack on Hardworking Wisconsinites
9:44am
Wisconsin BPDD.  Medicaid bills up for Assembly vote
9:26am
Wisconsin Council of Churches.  Wisconsin Families and Workers Need Support, Not Roadblocks
9:24am
Greater Wisconsin Agency on Aging Resouces.  Medicaid Bills Could Harm Older Adults and Caregivers
9:22am
Rep. Vurwink. Column: Help Wanted.
9:20am
Wisconsin Alliance for Women's Health. Don’t Make it Harder for Wisconsinites to Access Health Care
9:18am
Wisconsin Faith Voices for Justice.  Opposes Legislation That Will Take Away Health Care from Low Income Wisconsinites
9:16am
Survival Coalition. Concerned about bills scheduled for Assembly vote that increase bureaucracy and take BadgerCare away from working people with disabilities
9:13am
Wisconsin Conservation Voters. CNOW for Feb. 17

State Agencies

3:40pm
WHEDA. And CSH welcome teams for the inaugural Wisconsin Supportive Housing Institute
2:25pm
DWD. BLS Releases State Level Job Opening and Labor Turnover Survey Data for December 2021
2:12pm
DATCP. Wisconsin Potato Industry Board Nominations Open
1:08pm
DNR. Announces Additional Funding Now Available For Communities Impacted By Storm Damage
11:34am
DNR. Announces New Winnebago System Fisheries Biologists
11:33am
Wisconsin National Guard. Unique partnership connects civilian employers with Army Guard recruits
11:32am
WEDC. Five groups win grant funding to boost entrepreneurship
9:49am
DATCP. Participates in "United We Thrive" Conference
9:48am
Wisconsin Lottery. East Troy Man Wins $1 Million from Scratch Game
9:27am
DNR. To Refund $10 Application Fee For 2021 Fall Wolf Harvest Permit Or Preference Point

Economy/Business

12:06pm
Fox Cities Chamber.  Vendor Applications Now Open for 2022 Bazaar After Dark® market
11:34am
Northwestern Mutual.  2021 Financial Results Shatter Records Again

Statewide

12:10pm
Wisconsin Institute for Law & Liberty. Ranked-Choice Voting Proposals Likely to Overpromise, Underdeliver

Courts

3:55pm
Wisconsin Democracy Campaign. Law Forward Asks DA Ozanne to Go After False Electors

Education

2:24pm
UW-Platteville. Kelly appointed as new dean of College of LAE
2:23pm
UW-Platteville. Students research bentonite for safer nuclear waste disposal
2:20pm
UW-La Crosse. Youth camp offers crash course in STEM fields
12:11pm
UW-Madison. Researchers are using machine learning to understand how brain cells work
11:38am
UW-River Falls. Africa Night to celebrate Black History Month, campus diversity Feb. 24
11:30am
Marquette University. 2022 Nieman Symposium to look at “Is Democracy in Danger? Voting Rights and the Role of the Press”

Local

2:25pm
Milwaukee Ald. Dimitrijevic.  Parental paid leave policy has Milwaukee leading by example
2:12pm
Dane County Exec. Parisi. Announces Final Plans for Solar Project to Make Dane County Government 100% Renewable
12:07pm
Great Water Alliance.  New water supply meets 50% completion deadline

Congress

3:42pm
U.S. Sens. Baldwin, Klobuchar, Capito, Tillis. Introduce Bipartisan Legislation to Support Eating Disorder Diagnosis and Treatment
9:47am
U.S. Sen. Baldwin. Works to Deliver $1 Billion Investment from the Bipartisan  Infrastructure Law to Cleanup and Restore Great Lakes

Wednesday February 16, 2022

State of the State Reaction

4:34pm
Rep. Kurtz. Sen. Kapenga. Rep. Swearingen.
1:46pm
Rep. Shelton. Rep. Schraa. Sen. Felzkowski.
12:50pm
Rep. Rodriguez. Rep. Hesselbein.
11:47am
Rep. Ohnstad. Rep. Horlacher Rep. Callahan. Rep. Armstrong. Rep. Dittrich.
9:27am
Rep. Hintz. Rep. Vorpagel. Rep. Allen. Sen. Feyen. Rep. Subeck (Updated). Sen. Bernier.
8:41am
Wisconsin EMS Association. Rep. Stubbs. Rep. Steineke. Wisconsin AFL-CIO. Rep. Behnke. Sen. Testin. Sen. Wanggaard. Rep. Wichgers.
8:35am
Rep. Oldenburg. Rep. Vining. Sen. Smith. Rep. Hebl. Rep. Spreitzer. Rep. Dallman. Rep. Murphy. Rep. Krug.
8:30am
Rep. Born. Rep. Considine. Rep. McGuire. Rep. Summerfield. Rep. Gundrum. Rep. Bowen. Rep. Pope.
8:25am
IRG Action Fund. Sen. Darling. Sen. Larson. Rep. Brostoff. Rep. Emerson. Rep. Loudenbeck. Sen. Wirch. Sen. Agard. Rep. Conley.
8:19am
Sen. LeMahieu. Speaker Vos. Rep. Subeck. Rep. Shankland. Sen. Ringhand. Rep. Neubauer. UW System President Thompson, Regent President Manydeeds.

Governor

11:40am
Gov. Evers.   Signs Executive Order Calling Legislature into Special Session to Address Rising Costs Facing Families, Reduce Barriers to Employment, Invest in Our Schools

Legislative

4:34pm
Sen. Wimberger. Comments on Green Bay Spring Primary Election Issues
4:00pm
Wisconsin Elections Commission. Testimony of Administrator Meagan Wolfe and Technology Director Robert Kehoe
3:44pm
Sen. Roth. To Governor Evers: Take up income tax reform in specialsession instead
3:43pm
Rep. Rozar.  Senate Committee Passes Election Integrity Bill
3:42pm
Rep. Allen. Honoring Black American Contributions to the History of Medicine
3:23pm
Rep Ramthun. Audit the WisVote Database.
3:20pm
Rep. Brandtjen. Speaker Vos Kneecaps Assembly Committee on Campaigns and Elections
12:45pm
Rep. Subeck. Assembly Health Committee Holds Hearing on Legislation to Increase Access to Metastatic Cancer Treatment
11:51am
Badger State Sheriff's Association, Wisconsin Chiefs of Police Association, Wisconsin State Lodge Fraternal Order of Police, Wisconsin Sheriffs and Deputy Sheriffs Association.  Law Enforcement Groups Oppose Assembly Bill 599: Kratom Legalization
11:36am
Sen. Smith. Column: Celebrate 150 Years of Eau Claire
9:58am
Rep. Plumer. Votes for bail reform.
9:53am
Wisconsin Public Education Network. Stop the theatrics; focus on kids’ urgent needs
8:51am
Survival Coalition.  Statement in opposition to (or regarding) AB970 & AB966
8:45am
IRG Action Fund. Urges Lawmakers to Support School Choice for All, Empowering Parents, & Breaking-up MPS
8:43am
Sen. Roth. renews call for Mayor Genrich to resign over latest City of Green Bay election issues.

State Agencies

12:48pm
PSC. Receives 15 Applications requesting more than $1.1 Million for the Telemedicine Grant Program

Economy/Business

8:47am
LiUNIA Local 113, IBEW Local 127. Announce Project Labor Agreement with Blattner Energy for the 200+ Megawatt (MW) Paris Solar Farm

Statewide

4:01pm
League of Wisconsin Municipalities.  Local-Focused Toolkit to Address Affordable Housing Crisis

Courts

3:19pm
NFIB Wisconsin.  Calls on Wisconsin Supreme Court to Revive and Strengthen Non-Delegation Doctrine
9:21am
Wisconsin Supreme Court. State v. Christopher W. Yakich.

Education

4:05pm
UW-River Falls. Professor named McKnight Artist Fellowships Program ceramic artist fellow
3:18pm
Marquette University. Alumni couple commits to major gift to establish endowed directorship in College of Business Administration’s Center for Real Estate
3:17pm
DPI. Department will hold public hearing on proposed rule related to district-sponsored licenses with stipulations
2:05pm
UW-Eau Claire, UW-River Falls, UW-Stout. Joint statement on updated masking expectations
12:47pm
UW-Madison. Ultraprecise atomic clock poised for new physics discoveries
12:46pm
UW-Stevens Point. To host Educators Rising Wisconsin state conference
11:47am
UW-Eau Claire. Annual Martin Mogensen Lecture to focus on STEM education for global and local change
9:54am
Marquette University. Announces Center for Data, Ethics, and Society
9:52am
UW-Stout. Diversity Week opens with OASIS, an exhibit exploring identities
9:24am
UW System. Moves to remove mask requirements
8:46am
Tommy G Thompson Center on Public Leadership. To Fund Faculty Research and Speakers

Congress

3:16pm
U.S. Sen. Baldwin. Senators Urge DOJ to Investigate Sackler Family Members for Role in Fueling Opioid Epidemic
1:23pm
U.S. Sen. Baldwin. Joins Colleagues in Introducing Resolution to Stop Canadian Nuclear Waste Site Near Great Lakes

Tuesday February 15, 2022

State of the State Address

7:12pm
Gov. Evers. Announces $5 Million in Mental Health Supports for Wisconsin National Guard Members, Creation of a Blue Ribbon Commission on Veteran Opportunity
7:10pm
Gov. Evers. Calls Special Session to Address Rising Costs Facing Families, Reduce Barriers to Employment, Invest in Our Schools
7:09pm
Gov. Evers. Announces “Get Kids Ahead” Initiative, Provides $20 Million in Mental Health Support for Students
7:08pm
Gov. Evers. Announces $30 Million to Support and Stabilize EMS in Rural Communities
7:04pm
Gov. Evers. Delivers 2022 State of the State Address

Governor

12:47pm
Gov. Evers.  Excerpts from Gov. Evers' 2022 State of the State Address

Senate Floor Session

3:57pm
Sen. Marklein. Broadband Expansion Grant Program Modernization Bill Passes State Senate
3:38pm
RENEW Wisconsin. PACE Bill Unanimously Passes in Wisconsin Senate
3:30pm
Sen. Cowles.  Four Bills for NE Wisconsin Pass Senate
3:00pm
Sen. Ballweg.  Senate Advances Legislation Clarifying Housing Statutes
1:50pm
Sen. Jacque.  Bills fighting sex crimes clear Senate.
1:44pm
Sen. Larson. Freedom to harm: GOP attempts to make selfishness a protected class

Assembly Floor Session

5:06pm
Rep. Gundrum.  Votes for Constitutional Amendment on Bail Reform
4:37pm
AG Kaul. Issues Statement on Assembly Joint Resolution 107
4:09pm
Rep. Neylon. Supports Bail Reform Constitutional Amendment
3:59pm
Speaker Vos.  Statement on Passage of Constitutional Amendment for Bail Reform
3:58pm
Rep. Rodriguez.  Joins Assembly Colleagues in Supporting a Constitutional Amendment on Bail
3:35pm
Rep. Duchow. Constitutional Amendment on Bail Passes Assembly

Legislative

4:37pm
Rep. Neubauer. Assembly Democrats Invite Front Line Workers To State of the State Address
9:04am
Sen. Agard. Announces New Communications Director
9:04am
Wisconsin Conservation Voters. CNOW for Feb. 15

State Agencies

2:34pm
Wisconsin National Guard. Papua New Guinea Defense Force leaders greeted with warmth during winter visit to Wisconsin
1:51pm
DFI. Gov. Evers Honors the 2021 Governor’s Financial Literacy Award Recipients
1:05pm
DNR. To Host Public Meeting On Disposal Of Sediments From Mississippi River Dredging
12:27pm
DNR. Celebrate National Battery Day On Feb. 18
11:17am
DNR. Now Accepting Applications For 2023 Class Of State Conservation Wardens
10:10am
OCI. Insurance Commissioner Houdek Announces Nearly $5 Million Recovered for Consumers in 2021

Economy/Business

4:36pm
Wisconsin Sustainable Business Council.  Members to Play Cool Choices Game
11:20am
Wisconsin Technology Council. Big names in Wisconsin corporate world will meet with emerging companies at March 14 Tech Summit

Courts

10:12am
Wisconsin Supreme Court. Elliot Brey v. State Farm.

Education

4:35pm
UW-Green Bay. Theatre Explores Life’s Awkward Pauses in ‘Circle Mirror Transformation’
3:32pm
DPI. Wisconsin teachers receive national recognition for inspiring students in STEM
1:43pm
Marquette University. Announces permanent establishment of Institute for Women’s Leadership
1:07pm
UW-Eau Claire. Traveling Smithsonian exhibit at Pablo Center to examine bias

Local

3:37pm
Racine Mayor Mason. City’s Financial Empowerment Center Receives 2021 Governor’s Financial Literacy Award
9:04am
Wisconsin Policy Forum. Report Explores Structural Change to Public Health Services in Milwaukee County

Congress

2:34pm
Wisconsin Cheese Makers Association. Ready to Work with New FDA Commissioner on Food Labeling
12:55pm
Edge Dairy Farmer Cooperative. Stresses need for new FDA leader to address mislabeling.
10:15am
U.S. Rep. Fitzgerald. Statement on Durham Investigation Into Clinton Campaign

Monday February 14, 2022

Legislative

1:55pm
LRB. Noncompetes in Employment Contracts: Recent Legislative Trends
1:55pm
Coalition of Physician Groups. Independent Nursing Bill Undermines Wisconsin’s HOPE Agenda
1:43pm
IRG Action Fund. Urges Senate to Take Up Unemployment Insurance and Welfare Reform Legislation
9:34am
Rep. Thiesfeldt.  Democrats Make the Case for School Choice
9:00am
Rep. Steffen. Stadium District Board Chair Initiates Financial Transparency and Oversight Upgrades

State Agencies

4:25pm
DNR. Three Snowmobile Related Fatalities Over Weekend
2:45pm
DATCP. Accepting Applications for Specialty Crop Block Grants through March 24
2:43pm
DFI. Joins with 31 Other State Securities Regulators and the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission to Settle with Digital Asset Lending Platform BlockFi for $100 Million for Sales of Unregistered Securities
1:47pm
WEDC. Room to grow
10:04am
DATCP. Secretary Celebrates Record-Breaking Year for Wisconsin Ag Exports, Release of Agricultural Export Funding
10:01am
DOT. It’s not too late to obtain an ID to vote in the Spring Primary

Economy/Business

10:04am
WMC. SURVEY: Employers Plan Significant Wage Hikes in Response to Workforce Shortage

Environment/Outdoors

4:27pm
Midwest Environmental Advocates. New Report Finds Water Pollution Would Likely Worsen with Expansion of Animal Feeding Operations in Northeast Wisconsin and the Central Sands

Statewide

2:42pm
Common Cause in Wisconsin. Be Voter Ready for Tomorrow's Election
8:59am
Wisconsin Disability Vote Coalition. February 15th Election: Resources for Voters with Disabilities

Courts

8:58am
Madison Mayor Rhodes-Conway. Wisconsin Supreme Court Decision Locking Ballot Drop Boxes for the Spring Election

Education

4:11pm
Wisconsin Foundatoin and Alumni Association.  UW Now Livestream: Inflation, the Federal Reserve’s Dilemma, and the Stock Market
3:43pm
UW-Whitewater. Football Leads NCAA Division III in Attendance in 2021
3:43pm
UW-Whitewater. To offer an online bachelor’s in supply chain management
2:42pm
UW-Madison. At bioenergy crossroads, should corn ethanol be left in the rearview mirror?
1:42pm
UW-Eau Claire. Blugold still swinging for the fences after spinal cord injury changed his life
11:16am
UW-Stout. Long lines for textbooks becoming thing of the past as digital takes hold
10:29am
Wauwatosa School District. Launches Community Closet with Clothing Drive Event
9:00am
WAICU.  Selects Anthology’s Full Suite of Operations and Engagement Solutions

Local

4:26pm
Waukesha County Clerk Wartman.  Waukesha County Spring 2022 Primary Election.
11:16am
Dane County Exec. Parisi. Dane County Awarded $3.2 Million State Tourism Grant to Fund Alliant Energy Center Upgrades, Promote Economic Recovery
11:14am
Public Health Madison & Dane County. Dane County Face Covering Order to Expire March 1

Congress

4:27pm
U.S. Rep. Gallagher. Creates Virtual Capitol Tour for Constituents Unable to Visit Capitol
3:44pm
U.S. Sens. Baldwin, Murphy, Shaheen. Lead 37 Senate Colleagues in Letter Urging Biden Administration to Limit Junk Health Plans that Undermine Standards of Affordable Care Act

Friday February 11, 2022

Governor

2:58pm
Gov. Evers. Orders Flags to Half-Staff in Honor of former State Sen. Joseph S. Leean
2:57pm
Gov. Evers. ICYMI:  Awards More Than $82 Million in Equitable Recovery Grants, Visits Awardees Working in Communities
2:57pm
Gov. Evers. Takes Action on Seven Bills

Legislative

5:43pm
Planned Parenthood Advocates of Wisconsin. Republicans Pass 6-week Texas-Style Abortion Ban out of Committee
1:13pm
Sen. Bernier, Rep. Rozar.  Colby Earns Bipartisan Committee Approval
12:36pm
Wisconsin Waterfowl Association. Representative Mark Born Named Policy Maker of the Year
12:26pm
Sen. Felzkowski; Reps. Callahan, Swearingen, Mursau. Does Northern California Know What’s Best for Wisconsin’s Wolf Population
11:07am
Sen. Bradley, Rep. Rozar.  Pro-Life Heartbeat Bill Passes Committee
11:06am
Rep. Hebl. Gov. Evers’ Funding for Drinking Water Testing
10:26am
Rep. Dallman. Financial Literacy Legislation Authored by Rep. Dallman
10:05am
Sen. Marklein. Column: The Budget Beat Goes On
10:04am
Reps. Sara Rodriguez, Subeck; Sen. Agard.  Democratic Lawmakers Introduce Legislation to Increase Number of Deputy District Attorneys in Brown, Dane, and Waukesha Counties
8:54am
Rep. Meyers. (Updated) Sits on First Joint Committee on Finance
8:53am
Sen. Felzkowski. Governor Vetoes Complementary Care Bill

State Agencies

2:58pm
Wisconsin National Guard. 135th Medical Company returns to Badger State following Middle East deployment
2:36pm
DNR. Wisconsin Wolf Hunting Update
12:35pm
Lower Wisconsin State Riverway Board.  Riverway Board Chair announces retirement.
8:51am
DNR.  Wisconsin Initiative On Climate Change Impacts Releases Climate Assessment Report

Statewide

8:58am
Impact Association Management.  The Wisconsin State Telecommunications Association Names Impact Association Management as AMC
8:56am
Institute for Reforming Government. Jason Church Joins IRG as Community Outreach Fellow

Courts

2:47pm
Wisconsin Supreme Court. Teigen v. Wisconsin Elections Commission - order.
8:54am
Wisconsin Farm Bureau Federation. Statement on Gray Wolf U.S. District Court Decision

Education

2:35pm
UW-Eau Claire. Receives major NSF grant for summer undergraduate research
11:06am
DPI Supt. Underly. An open letter to families and educators
10:02am
UW-Eau Claire. History of ma’iinganag (wolves) in Wisconsin to be topic of ‘Thursdays at the U’
8:52am
UW-Stevens Point. Alumni in key roles for Olympic team

Local

2:35pm
Wisconsin AFL-CIO. Workers at Oak Creek Starbucks Join Wave of Union Organizing with Starbucks Workers United
8:59am
Starbucks Workers United. Milwaukee Area Starbucks Workers are Unionizing

Congress

2:24pm
U.S. Rep. Steil. Hosts fighting fentanyl roundtable.
12:53pm
U.S. Rep. Gallagher. Colleagues Demand Clarity on Discussions Over Ground-Based Missiles

Thursday February 10, 2022

Governor

1:40pm
ACLU of Wisconsin. Thirty Wisconsin Organizations Call on Gov. Evers to Veto Anti-Protest Bill

Legislative

4:20pm
Sen. Jacque.  Committee clears child abuse hotline for schools.
3:39pm
Wisconsin Library Association. State Association Honors Loudenbeck, Felzkowski as Library Champions
1:25pm
League of Women Voters of Wisconsin. League Opposition to Assembly Bill 963 and Assembly Bills 964 and 969
1:24pm
Wisconsin Democracy Campaign. Unlock The Vote to Eradicate Ages Old Jim Crow Legislation
1:21pm
IRG Action Fund. Supports Taxpayer Refund for Closed Schools
10:30am
DPI Supt. Underly.  Our kids need real solutions
9:36am
IRG Action Fund. Helps over 120 parents voice their support for the Parental Bill of Rights
9:34am
Wisconsin Institute for Law & Liberty. Legislation ensures parents receive access to material, rights to notifications.
9:33am
Wisconsin Democracy Campaign. Trucking Industry Backs State Handout for Trucking Industry
9:11am
Wisconsin Early Childhood Association. Praises JFC investments in early care and education
9:11am
Wisconsin Farm Bureau Federation. Statement on Joint Finance Committee Action
9:11am
Wisconsin Public Education Network. Wisconsin Parents Are Clear: Don’t Let Political Whims Distract Us from Kids’ Needs

State Agencies

4:01pm
Wisconsin Jobs and Energy. Line 5 Pipeline Project Supporters Outnumber Opponents 3‐to‐1 According to Wisconsin DNR Comments
3:33pm
OCI. WI Agency Secretaries Recognize Flood Insurance Awareness Week with Visits in Western Wisconsin
1:22pm
DNR. Now Accepting Artwork Entries For 2022 Wild Turkey, Pheasant And Waterfowl Stamp Design Contests
1:12pm
DHS.  And Wisconsin Pediatricians Say Now is the Time to Catch Kids Up on Vaccines and Well-Child Visits
1:11pm
WEDC. Applications open February 22 for second round of Workforce Innovation Grants
10:48am
DATCP. Waukesha County Deer Farm Tests Positive for CWD
9:37am
DCF. Announces Additional $194 Million Investment in Early Care andEducation Industry

Economy/Business

3:31pm
SHINE and Telix Pharmaceuticals. Announce Lutetium-177 Clinical Supply Agreement
9:41am
We Energies. Catch championship energy savings while you check out the big game

Statewide

9:45am
Wisconsin Farmers Union. Elected to Lead Wisconsin Farmers Union

Courts

1:13pm
Wisconsin Supreme Court.  Teigen v. Wisconsin Elections Commission - order.

Education

2:01pm
UW-River Falls.  Career Fairs help students find their future
1:12pm
UW-Eau Claire. Students and Afghan refugees offer each other support, friendship during immersion

Local

1:23pm
City of Madison. Focus on Prioritizing Safety is Forward Thinking
10:23am
Wisconsin Policy Forum.  Surveying the Post-Pandemic Path Forward for Milwaukee County Artists, Creatives

Congress

1:11pm
U.S. Rep. Steil. Leads 116 Republicans on a Letter Demanding Biden Take Action on Fentanyl
10:16am
U.S. Rep. Fitzgerald. To Join Hudson Institute in Virtual Event on Foreign Money in Mergers & Acquisitions
9:11am
U.S. Sens. Baldwin, Cassidy. Introduce Bipartisan Legislation to Begin Modernization of Health Privacy Laws
9:11am
U.S. Sen. Johnson. Joins Sen. Cruz, Colleagues to Remind Biden That Any Iran Deal Must Be Submitted to Congress For Approval
9:11am
U.S. Sen. Johnson. President Biden is Weakening America

Wednesday February 9, 2022

Legislative

4:31pm
Rep. Subeck. Joins Governor Evers for Equitable Recovery Grant Program
4:18pm
Rep. Snyder. On PFAS in the City of Wausau
4:17pm
Sen. Jacque. Assists Northeast Wisconsin parks with more than $2 million in improvements
2:37pm
Sen. Ballweg.  Joint Finance Meets to Support Agriculture Exports and the Iola Car Show
2:11pm
Sen. Cowles.  Push to Collect PFAS-Containing Firefighting Foam Finally Successful
1:52pm
Wisconsin Cheese Makers Association. Applauds Major Progress on Wisconsin Initiative for Agricultural Exports
12:44pm
Dairy Business Association.  Finance committee’s ‘investment’ shows commitment to Wisconsin agriculture
12:13pm
Rep. Rozar.  Senate Committee Hears Wisconsin Heartbeat Bill
11:27am
Rep. Subeck. Supports New Investment in PFAS Testing
11:26am
Institute for Reforming Government Action Fund. Urges Lawmakers to Reform Unemployment Insurance
10:59am
Sen. Smith. Column: Trust is Complicated
10:45am
Rep. Brandtjen. Requests Assembly Leadership Restore Staffer to Rep. Ramthun

State Agencies

2:18pm
WEDC. Workforce Innovation Grant helps youth discover career path
1:53pm
DOR.  Strongly encourages tax filers to take advantage of new Wisconsin identity protection (PIN) program
10:27am
AG Kaul. Announces environmental judgment requiring Gage Marine Corporation pay a $25,000 penalty
9:17am
AG Kaul. Urges EPA to Expand Clean Water Act Protections for Nation's Waterways

Economy/Business

10:01am
Small Business Development Center. Rock County makes significant commitment to small business assistance

Statewide

12:21pm
League of Wisconsin Municipalities.  New Wisconsin Policy Forum report discusses opportunity to address challenges.
11:24am
Wisconsin Ready MIxed Concrete Association. Statewide Concrete Design Award Winner.
9:43am
Wisconsin Institute for Law & Liberty. Six Reforms to Improve Wisconsin’s Regulatory Climate

Courts

2:55pm
Wisconsin Supreme Court. Calendar and case synopses February 2022.

Education

2:46pm
Marquette University. Engineering professor receives NSF CAREER grant with climate change and public health implications
2:39pm
UW-Stevens Point. Learn and reflect at Black History Month events
2:36pm
UW-Eau Claire. Hosted Wisconsin Workforce Innovation Grant roundtable on Feb. 3
11:23am
UW-Platteville. Student researchers explore solutions for phosphorous run-off
11:22am
UW-Platteville. Student to earn degree after 20 years, credits Platteville Engineering Partnerships program
9:17am
UW-Stout. Comic exhibit, film screening and local author part of community events this spring

Local

9:17am
MCTS. To Modernize Fare Collection System

Congress

1:47pm
U.S. Rep. Gallagher. Appointed to House Intelligence Committee
1:47pm
U.S. Rep. Gallagher. Olympics Shouldn't Have Been Held in Beijing in the First Place
12:12pm
U.S. Rep. Fitzgerald. Introduces Bill to Protect Veteran Education Benefits
9:17am
U.S. Rep. Gallagher. Calls on Congress to Cancel Recess, Properly Fund Government
9:17am
U.S. Sen. Johnson. Border Crisis Is Not in the News Because Mainstream Media is Covering Up for Biden Admin

Tuesday February 8, 2022

Legislative

5:01pm
Wisconsin Right to Life. Testifies in Favor of the Wisconsin Heartbeat Act
12:06pm
NIFB Wisconsin. State Director to Government: Stop Picking Winners and Losers
9:48am
American Cancer Society. Proposed Requirements for BadgerCare Coverage Pose Serious Risk to Cancer Patients and Survivors

State Agencies

3:27pm
OCI. Administrative Actions January 2022
12:18pm
AG Kaul. Celebrates ICAC Accomplishments on Safer Internet Day
12:12pm
DNR. 2022 Sturgeon Spearing Season Opens Feb. 12
9:45am
DATCP. Announces Wisconsin Corn Promotion Board Election Results

Economy/Business

4:34pm
Fox Cities Chamber.  Deadline nearing for Fox Cities businesses to secure booth at Chamber career expo
9:46am
Wisconsin Technology Council.  Record early stage 2021 investments topic of Feb. 22 Tech Council Madison luncheon
9:04am
COWS. The Crisis in Milwaukee’s Service Industry

Statewide

12:59pm
Wisconsin Pork Association.  Annual meeting.
12:17pm
Edge Dairy Farmer Cooperative.  Board appoints Josh Meissner to interim term
10:52am
School Choice Wisconsin. Three New Members Added to the School Choice Wisconsin Board
9:07am
AARP Wisconsin. Welcomes Wauwatosa as WI’s seventh Age-Friendly Community
9:06am
Wisconsin Policy Forum. Could Projected Budget Surplus Help Improve State-Local Relations?

Courts

12:12pm
Wisconsin Institute for Law & Liberty. MPS Amends Union-Leave Policy After WILL Lawsuit

Education

3:28pm
UW-Stout. State’s economic development leader impressed with university’s industry focus
9:44am
Alverno College. Dawn Peterson Named Vice President of Finance and Administration
9:06am
UW-Madison. Jerome Chazen leaves lasting impact on UW–Madison and the arts

Local

1:49pm
Racine Mayor Mason. Announces Arrival Of All 9 New Electric City Buses
12:58pm
United Way of Dane County. (Updated) Invests More Than $22.3 Million Locally
12:05pm
Madison City Clerk. No Spring Primary in the City of Madison on February 15
9:43am
United Way of Dane County. Invests More Than $22.3 Million Locally

Congress

1:03pm
Wisconsin AFL-CIO. Senator Ron Johnson Says He Won’t Help Bring 1,000 Good Jobs to Oshkosh
9:08am
U.S. Rep. Gallagher. Kirby is Wrong, DoD Does Have Wokeness Problems

Monday February 7, 2022

Legislative

4:38pm
Sen. Cowles.  Streamlining Exam Administration for Wisconsin’s Environmental Professionals
12:49pm
Wisconsin Institute for Law & Liberty. Supports Election Integrity Bills
12:33pm
Republican Party of Wood County. Memo Regarding Full support the Iowa County Resolution to Republican Party of Wisconsin
11:48am
Sen. Agard.  Responds to Democrat-Led Medical Marijuana Bill
11:43am
Sen. Erpenbach, Rep. Hesselbein.  Introduce Patient-Focused Medical Cannabis Bil
11:30am
Rep. Loudenbeck. Two Bills Signed Into Law
11:27am
Fair Elections Center. (Updated) Testimony In Opposition to SB 935
11:27am
Wisconsin Democracy Campaign. A Barrage of Bad Election Bills
10:16am
Common Cause in Wisconsin. Testimony of Jay Heck, Executive Director of Common Cause in Wisconsin
9:11am
Wisconsin Conservation Voters. CNOW week of Feb. 7, 2022

State Agencies

4:37pm
Wisconsin Arts Board.  Governor Evers Appoints Rafael Francisco Salas to Wisconsin Arts Board
2:03pm
OCI. Bulletin, February 7, 2022, Sale of Non-Insurance Investment Products
12:54pm
Emergency Management. Updated state mitigation plan guides efforts to save lives and protect property
12:27pm
DNR. Turn Your Property Into A Deer Destination
11:43am
DATCP. Aids Wisconsin Consumers: Top Ten Consumer Complaints in 2021
11:28am
DNR. Seeking Public Comment On Interim Forest Management Plan For Wildcat Mountain State Park
11:23am
WEDC. New skills open up manufacturing opportunities
11:22am
DOT. Steps to obtain an ID to vote explained
9:23am
DNR. Seeking Nominations For 2021 Ethical Hunter Award
9:19am
Wisconsin Lottery. $316.3 Million Wisconsin Powerball Jackpot Claimed by Brown County Couple
9:13am
DOT. Wisconsin DMV issues smishing alert
9:12am
Wisconsin Democracy Campaign. Wisconsin Business Leaders Send Letters of Support to Election Administrators Statewide

Economy/Business

4:28pm
Boardman & Clark. Labor & Employment Update
12:30pm
Greater Whitewater Committee. The Annual GWC Meeting is set to host speakers from the Wisconsin Department of Transportation
11:25am
Wisconsin Builders Association. Number of New Home Starts Drops Five Percent in 2021
11:24am
Rural Mutual Insurance. Declares 5% Farm Dividend for Sixth Year
10:05am
Wisconsin Technology Council. Wisconsin early stage investment dollars shatter record in 2021, topping $800 million

Statewide

4:30pm
Institute for Reforming Government. Announces Board Expansion

Education

4:27pm
Marquette University. Shaka and Maya Smart make major gift to Marquette University to help students cover emergency expenses
2:13pm
UW-La Crosse. Barbara Stewart earns statewide recognition for diversity, equity and inclusion efforts
2:08pm
UW-Eau Claire. Dr. Rose-Marie Avin receives Board of Regents diversity award
2:04pm
UW System. Board of Regents announces 2022 Diversity Awards
1:29pm
UW-Milwaukee. School of Architecture & Urban Planning to host traveling exhibition on the history of activism in architecture
1:29pm
UW-Stout. Vocational rehabilitation professionals share innovative solutions at new national event
11:26am
UW-Madison. This protein can shred our cells. Or it can help us think.
10:04am
UW-River Falls.  Scaling the heights: UW-River Falls student climbs Mount Kilimanjaro over winter break
9:18am
Wisconsin Association of School Boards. Mandates mean less choice.

Congress

4:29pm
Edge Dairy Farmer Cooperative.  Dairy group: Climate-smart commodities initiative will build on farmers’ efforts
2:03pm
U.S. Sen. Baldwin. Supports Legislation Banning Stock Trading by Members of Congress
12:49pm
U.S. Rep. Gallagher. Democrats Obstructed Covid Origins Investigation Every Step of the Way

Friday February 4, 2022

Governor

4:55pm
Rep. Tittl. Bill Increasing Mental Healthcare Access Signed By Governor
4:25pm
Wisconsin AFL-CIO. Gov. Evers Stops Roll Back of Wisconsin Child Labor Law
4:22pm
Sen. Jacque. Governor vetoes anti-racism legislation.
3:36pm
Sen. Felzkowski, Rep. Loudenbeck.  Governor Vetoes Bill for Small Businesses
2:45pm
Sen. Jacque. Bill increasing access to mental healthcare signed by governor.
2:43pm
Sen. Ballweg. Wisconsin Enters and Activates Occupational Therapy Licensure Compact
2:19pm
MMSD. Governor Evers & State Lawmakers Greenlight Massive Cleanup of Milwaukee Rivers
1:59pm
Sen. Cowles, Rep. Spiros. Effort to Ease Water Supply Planning Requirements Signed into Law
1:58pm
National Association of Social Workers Wisconsin. Thanks Governor Evers for vetoing complementary and alternative health care bill.
1:57pm
Wisconsin BPDD.  Governor Evers Signs Bill That Protects People with Disabilities
1:54pm
Sen. Jacque. Governor signs bills to empower, protect vulnerable people.
1:53pm
Gov. Evers.  Takes action on 18 bills.

Legislative

2:46pm
Rep. Ramthun. Another Action Step is required
11:23am
Rep. Drake.  Wisconsin Legislative Black Caucus regarding Black History Month Kick-Off
10:31am
Sen. Ballweg.  Statement on the Passing of Former State Senator Joe Leean
10:30am
Rep. Hebl. GOP Fraudulent Electors Another Example of their Anti-Democracy Position
10:01am
Sen. Marklein. Column: Positive Outlook for Ag
8:59am
Look Ahead America.  Finally! Wisconsin Handles 2020's Indefinitely Confined Abuses
8:58am
Rep. Petersen. Passing of former State Senator Joe Leean

State Agencies

4:25pm
Wisconsin National Guard. Conducts Cold Weather Forward Observation at Michigan’s “Winter Strike”
10:01am
Wisconsin National Guard. 115th SFS receives jungle, water survival training in Hawaii
9:37am
AG Kaul. Announces $2 Million Agreement with Hayat Pharmacy

Courts

11:25am
Wisconsin Supreme Court. Kleefisch v. Wisconsin Elections Commission - order.

Education

2:12pm
UW-Eau Claire. 'Racing Toward Justice': In conversation with Dr. Celine Gounder on Feb. 15
11:31am
UW-Madison. Research to application — Fog detection software helps airlines keep travelers safe
9:05am
UW-River Falls. Cohler Coffee Concerts set at UW-River Falls, next is Feb. 11
9:04am
UW-River Falls. Helping students succeed: Falcons Soar Award to provide guaranteed first-year, transfer student scholarships
9:03am
UW-Eau Claire. ‘Thursdays at the U’ to focus on future of Rice Lake's Cedar Side Trail
9:01am
Wisconsin Institute for Law & Liberty. Wisconsin School Closures Hurt Districts With Many Low-Income, African American Students

Local

1:55pm
Catholic Charities Madison. New communications and marketing director joins Catholic Charities
1:27pm
Milwaukee County Exec. Crowley.  Milwaukee County Distributed Nearly 200,000 N95 Masks to Community Agencies and General Public in First Week of February
9:02am
MCTS. Announces Rosa Parks Scholarship Recipients on Her Birthday
8:57am
Milwaukee County Exec. Crowley. Applauds County Board Approval of Joe Lamers as Director of New Office of Strategy, Budget, and Performance

Congress

4:24pm
Edge Dairy Farmer Cooperative.  Applauds extension of flavored low-fat milk in schools
11:20am
U.S. Rep. Gallagher. COMPETES Act "Not a Serious Effort" on China
10:32am
U.S. Rep. Pocan. Three Amendments Included in House Passage of COMPETES Act
9:58am
U.S. Sen. Baldwin. Supports Bipartisan Legislation to Ease U.S. Export Shipping Backlogs, Boost Wisconsin Exports
9:02am
U.S. Rep. Gallagher. Introduces GENOCIDE GAMES Act to Protect Olympic Athletes

Thursday February 3, 2022

Legislative

4:56pm
Rep. Neubauer.  Statement on Robin Vos’ Memo on Overturning the 2020 Election
3:59pm
Wisconsin Hospital Association. Statement on Legislation to Protect Frontline Health Care Workers
3:14pm
Wisconsin Property Taxpayers.  Applauds proposed relief for parents and property taxpayers.
3:12pm
Sen. LeMahieu, Speaker Vos.  GOP Legislators Circulate Bill to Protect Healthcare Workers
1:10pm
Sen. Bewley, Rep. Shankland.  Applaud Governor Evers’ Commitment to Wisconsin’s Paper and Forest Products Industries
9:58am
Rep. Stubbs. Statement on Black History Month 2022
9:13am
Institute for Reforming Government.  Applauds bold education reform legislation.

State Agencies

2:14pm
WEDC. Creating a workforce to build healthier communities
2:14pm
DOJ. Wood County Man Charged with Child Sexual Assault in Connection to Clergy and Faith Leader Initiative
9:58am
Wisconsin Lottery. $1 Million Powerball Win for Spooner Man
9:14am
Midwest Environmental Advocates. Line 5 Environmental Review Draws Widespread Criticism at Public Hearing

Economy/Business

4:58pm
Fox Cities Chamber. Bartoszek named Chair Elect for state association board
10:02am
New North. Launches More YOU in NEW digital marketing campaign
9:15am
WEC Energy Group. Posts 2021 results

Courts

12:00pm
Wisconsin Supreme Court. Teigen v. Elections Commission - order.

Education

3:57pm
Marquette University. Releases “Paying it Forward” conversation series with Dr. Howard Fuller
1:50pm
UW-La Crosse. 2022 festival highlights transformation, resilience and impact
1:09pm
UW-Eau Claire. Artists Series presents Time for Three on Feb. 21
12:23pm
Marquette University. Mission Week 2022 will focus on being “Open to Possibility”
12:22pm
UW-River Falls.  Helping students succeed: Falcons Soar Award to provide guaranteed first-year, transfer student scholarships at UW-River Falls
10:01am
Wisconsin Policy Forum. Wisconsin Schools Seeing Limited Leadership Turnover So Far Amid Pandemic
9:15am
UW-Eau Claire. Guatemalan immersion program helps Blugolds build Spanish skills, cultural awareness

Local

1:49pm
Dane County Exec. Parisi. Dane County Makes Significant Conservation Purchase in Driftless Region
9:57am
Waukesha County Health and Human Services.  Amends contact tracing to align with new recommendations.

Congress

11:58am
U.S. Rep. Gallagher. Discusses ISIS Raid in Syria on America's Newsroom
11:57am
U.S. Rep. Gallagher. Urges USOPC Chair to Keep Olympians Safe
11:57am
U.S. Senator Baldwin. Co-Sponsors Algorithmic Accountability Act of 2022 to Require New Transparency and Accountability for Automated Decision Systems

Wednesday February 2, 2022

Governor

11:27am
Rep. Shelton.  Celebrates Governor Evers’ Investment in Local Tourism Efforts
10:39am
Gov. Evers. Provides Update on More than $4.5 Billion in Pandemic Relief and Recovery Investments
9:17am
AARP Wisconsin. Budget surplus provides perfect chance to show support for WI’s family caregivers

Legislative

3:55pm
Wisconsin Medical Society.  Statement on Today’s Health Care Proposals
3:54pm
Sen. Darling. Education Reform Bills Put Children and Parents First
3:06pm
Sen. Agard.  Introduces Bipartisan Teen Dating Violence Prevention Bill
2:58pm
Joint Audit Committee Democrats. Request an Audit of the Office of Special Counsel Letter.
2:56pm
Sen. Agard, Rep. Stubbs.   Introduce 48-Hour Waiting Period Legislation
1:26pm
Rep. Vining. And Wisconsin Democrats Go Big for Small Business
1:24pm
Rep. Hesselbein, Sen. Johnson. Legislators Introduce Edvest Proposal to Help Families Save
12:54pm
Sen. Larson. Proposed GOP election bills a fast-track to voter suppression
11:37am
DPI. State superintendent issues statement on Joint Committee on Finance approving DPI’s ESSER III plan
10:42am
Sen. Ringhand. Statement on the retirement of Democratic Leader Bewley
10:38am
Sen. Wirch.  State Budget Surplus Provides Legislature Opportunity to Finally Address Homelessness
9:53am
Sen. Pfaff. Extends thanks to Sen. Bewley
9:50am
Rep. Neubauer.  Statement on GOP’s Election Bills
9:20am
Various Legislators. Letter to Majority Leader LeMahieu regarding WEC Commissioner Spindell

State Agencies

3:38pm
DOC. Latest Monitor’s Report Notes Continued Progress
12:56pm
Wisconsin National Guard. National All-Domain Warfighting Center provides optimum cold weather sustainment training during “Winter Strike”
11:26am
DNR. Extends Public Comment Period For Draft Environmental Impact Statement On Proposed Enbridge Pipeline Relocation
11:25am
DPI. Library community engagement projects bring communities together during pandemic
10:43am
WEDC. Child care workers keep economy moving
10:42am
Emergency Management. Student Tools for Emergency Planning program starts a new year in Wisconsin
10:40am
DHS. Preventing Opioid Harm in Wisconsin Starts with Real Talks
9:15am
Wisconsin Jobs and Energy. Line 5 Pipeline Supporters Submit Thousands of Comments to Wisconsin DNR

Statewide

11:24am
Wisconsin Beef Council.  Beef. It’s What’s For Dinner. brand announces former Wisconsinite TonyRomo as new spokesperson
9:55am
Wisconsin Farmers Union. Farm and Rural Lobby Day Happening Virtually February 17th

Education

3:03pm
One City Schools.  Dane County Schools Announce New EdFest 2022 for Families
2:59pm
Marquette University. Commencement ceremonies will be held at Summerfest’s American Family Insurance Amphitheater, May 22
1:35pm
UW-River Falls.  Cohler Coffee Concerts set at UW-River Falls, next is Feb. 11
1:28pm
UW-River Falls.  Dance Theatre to present annual spring concert, 40th anniversary
12:57pm
UW-Whitewater. Online bachelor’s in accounting coming to UW-Whitewater this fall
12:56pm
UW-Madison. Helen Faith elected to chair National Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators
12:55pm
UW-Stout. Winter science course takes students on eye-opening tour of Belize
11:28am
UW-Stevens Point. To host area schools for 2022 North Regional Wisconsin Science Olympiad

Local

3:00pm
Racine Mayor Mason. Declares February 4th, 2022 Transit Equity Day in the City of Racine in Honor of Rosa Parks
1:29pm
Brown County Health & Human Services. Brown County Announces $1 Million in Grants to Local Non-profits

Congress

9:54am
U.S. Rep. Gallagher. Calls for Congress to Address Record National Debt, Pass TRUST Act
9:14am
U.S. Rep. Fitzgerald. Statement on Recovery of Sue Borries and Deb Velleman

Tuesday February 1, 2022

Legislative

3:52pm
League of Wisconsin Municipalities, Wisconsin Towns Association.  Towns, Cities and Villages Call for Critical EMS Support
3:30pm
Rep. Neubauer.  Statement on Senator Bewley’s Retirement Announcement
3:23pm
Sen. Agard.  Applauds Senator Bewley on a Great Career
3:19pm
Rep. Duchow.  Joins Sen. Bernier to tighten “indefinitely confined” status
3:18pm
Sen. Bewley. Announces She Will Not Seek Re-election
1:29pm
JCRAR Assembly Republicans. Response to Recent WEC Meetings
11:35am
Wisconsin Democracy Campaign. We Say Defund, Republicans Say Fund, Fund Fund!

State Agencies

3:27pm
DOR. One in 10 people have unclaimed property
3:22pm
AG Kaul. And DFI Partner with CFTC and 26 State Securities Regulators to Stop $68 Million Precious Metals Scheme that Targeted the Elderly
11:03am
DHS. Urges Vaccination as the Moderna COVID-19 Vaccine Gains Full FDA Approval
10:37am
DOA. And PSC Recognize National Energy Assistance Day
9:21am
DATCP. Producer-Led Watershed Protection Grants Awarded to 36 Farmer Groups
9:16am
DATCP. Keep Your Kids Safe Newsletter February 2022.
9:11am
Lower Wisconsin State Riverway Board. To meet virtually on February 10.

Economy/Business

3:17pm
City of Two Rivers.  Sets Path to Strengthen Area Tourism Efforts After a Record Year

Statewide

3:22pm
Wisconsin Dental Association. Giving Smiles a Healthy Start: WDA Gives Cavity Prevention Tips for Kids
3:21pm
A Better Wisconsin Together. Celebrate Black History Month by Being Intentional All Year Long
1:18pm
Foley & Lardner. Elects 20 New Partners

Education

1:10pm
Marquette University. Marquette Center for Advancement of the Humanities to host spring lecture series
11:51am
UW-Eau Claire. Blugold excited to begin teaching career despite ongoing pandemic
10:38am
DPI. Open enrollment application period opens Feb. 7
9:20am
UW-Stout. ‘Black History is American History’ presentation featured as free community event Feb. 15

Local

3:31pm
Brown County Exec. Streckenbach. Public Health Announce Community COVID Test Site
1:32pm
AARP Wisconsin. Plan to provide 4 heaters for winter festival wins AARP Wisconsin grant
10:39am
Dane County Exec. Parisi. Dane County Transferring Riley Deppe Park to Village of Marshall with $100,000 Grant for Park Improvements
9:23am
United Way of Dane County. American Family Insurance Pledges Lead Centennial Gift of $5 Million

Congress

1:32pm
U.S. Rep. Gallagher. Slams Psaki's Comments on Democrats' Soft on Crime Policies
1:11pm
U.S. Sen. Baldwin. Joins Bipartisan Group of Senate Colleagues in Letter Urging Biden Administration to Prioritize Renewable Fuel Standard
9:22am
Family Friendly Wisconsin. New: Storybook highlights working families across Wisconsin and the need for Build Back Better.

 

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