Wednesday November 24, 2021 - Updated 4:57pm

State Agencies

2:45pm
DNR. Deer Season Is Here: Test Harvested Deer For CWD  Before Consuming Venison
2:45pm
WEDC. 23 businesses named finalists for 2021 MARKETPLACE Governor’s Awards
12:32pm
DWD. October Local Employment and Unemployment Data Released
12:29pm
DNR. Wisconsin NRB Meeting Dec. 8

Economy/Business

11:35am
New North. 12 local entrepreneurial pitch winners advance to Dec. 2  
NEW Launch Alliance regional pitch competition

Statewide

11:34am
Survival Coalition. Update November 22: COVID Cases and Deaths Among People with Disabilities and Older Adults in Wisconsin
11:33am
Wisconsin Dental Association. Recognizes seven for contributions to organized dentistry and public oral health

Courts

4:57pm
Citizen Action of Wisconsin. Justice for Ahmaud Arbery Raises Questions about Justice in Wisconsin.
11:23am
Wisconsin Supeme Court. Accepts four new cases.

Education

12:31pm
UW-Stevens Point. Students stage original dance in ‘Afterimages 2021’
12:31pm
UW-Stevens Point. Experts researching solutions for disposal of CWD-infected deer
11:31am
DPI. Department will hold public hearing on proposed rules related to calculation of aid under the achievement gap reduction program
11:29am
UW-Platteville. Pioneer Players present a Doctor Faustus for the 21st century
11:28am
UW-Platteville. Students prepare to meet the technology needs of K-12 classrooms
11:28am
UW-Platteville. Criminal Justice students engage with inmates for unique learning opportunity
11:27am
UW-Platteville. To celebrate 207th commencement
11:24am
UW-Stout. Stout Gives Back seeks to impact campus in meaningful ways through matching donations

Local

11:30am
Dane County Exec. Parisi. Public Invited to Attend Listening Sessions on Natural Hazards in Dane County

Tuesday November 23, 2021

Governor

3:41pm
Gov. Evers. Orders Flags to Half-Staff in Honor of Officer Daniel J. Daly
3:40pm
Gov. Evers. Announces Insurance Commissioner Afable Leaving Administration

Legislative

2:54pm
Rep. Anderson. Protecting Wisconsinites from unfair housing practices.
2:53pm
Rep. Duchow. Introduces a Constitutional Amendment for Bail Reform
2:01pm
Wisconsin Hospital Association and Other Medical Groups. Wisconsin Patients Share Their Experiences with White Bagging

State Agencies

3:40pm
DATCP. Announces Retirement of Food and Recreational Safety Administrator Steve Ingham
2:40pm
DNR. To Host Virtual Public Comment Meeting
On CWD Response Plan Review
12:56pm
DNR. 2021 Preliminary Nine-Day Gun Deer Hunt Harvest Totals And License Sales Now Available
12:55pm
DATCP. Protect Yourself This Holiday Season
12:02pm
DOR, Wisconsin State Cranberry Growers Association. Eat sales-tax-free Wisconsin dried cranberries during National Eat a Cranberry Day
11:59am
DATCP. Consumer Alert: Waukesha Donors Should Watch for Fundraising Scam Attempts

Statewide

12:04pm
End Abuse Wisconsin. Mourns Waukesha Violence, Identifies Ties between
Domestic Abuse and Acts of Mass Violence
9:25am
Wisconsin Family and Caregiver Support Alliance, Wisconsin Aging Advocacy Network, Survival Coalition. No time to be sick, no time to stay well: the physical and mental toll on family caregivers

Courts

11:58am
Wisconsin Supreme Court. OLR v. Walter W. Stern, III
11:57am
Wisconsin Supreme Court. OLR v. Joseph R. Laumann.
11:57am
Wisconsin Supreme Court. Waukesha County v. E.J.W.

Education

12:54pm
UW-Madison. Studying Child Tax Credit expansion, labor force reductions among new Social Security Administration-funded projects
12:00pm
UW-Stout. Choirs, Symphonic Band to perform winter concerts
12:00pm
Marquette University. Hosts distinguished Eleanor H. Boheim Lecture, Nov. 30

Local

2:02pm
Milwaukee County Sups. Logsdon, Rolland. call for DA’s internal review to be heard at the county’s Judiciary, Safety and General Services Committee meeting
1:56pm
Public Health Madison & Dane County. Dane County Continues Face Covering Order Until January 3, 2022

Monday November 22, 2021

Legislative

4:56pm
AHI, AHIP, Wisconsin Association of Health Plans, PCMA, WIB, WMC. Memo in opposition to Assembly Bill 718.
4:15pm
Rep. Dallman. Editorial: A Nation of Laws? Maybe not so much.
4:10pm
Rep. Allen. Statement on the Waukesha Holiday Parade
4:08pm
Sen. Agard. Statement on Milwaukee County DA’s Internal Review Announcement
3:15pm
Rep. Bowen. Statement on Tragedy in Waukesha
2:41pm
Rep. Stubbs. Statement on Waukesha Parade Tragedy
12:06pm
Rep. Brostoff. Statement on Waukesha Parade Tragedy
11:10am
Sen. Kapenga. Tragic event at Waukesha Christmas Parade.
10:42am
Rep. Allen. Let our lights shine.
10:41am
Sen. Larson, Rep. Andraca. Team Up to Stop Drunk Driving Before it Happens
10:14am
Rep. Dittrich. Responds to Waukesha Christmas Parade Horror
10:07am
Rep. Neylon. Issues Statement on Waukesha Christmas Parade Tragedies
9:06am
Rep. Allen. Senseless

State Agencies

11:31am
DATCP. Offers Consumers Tips to Avoid Scams this Holiday Season
9:07am
DHS Recommends COVID-19 Vaccine Booster Dose for Anyone 18 and Older

Economy/Business

9:36am
IBEW Local 953 Brady Weiss Appointed IBEW Local 953 Business Manager/Financial Secretary
9:07am
Wisconsin Realtors Association October 2021 Home Sales Report

Statewide

9:07am
Alliant Energy Spirit of giving in Fond du Lac takes solar blocks to 100% fully subscribed

Courts

2:41pm
Wisconsin Democracy Campaign. The Rittenhouse Effect
12:07pm
Common Cause in Wisconsin. Fractured Wisconsin Redistricting Process Headed to the Wisconsin Supreme Court

Education

3:16pm
Marquette University. Educators collaborate on book, “On the Vocation of the Educator in this Moment”
2:40pm
UW-Stout. Teach Day encourages high school students to explore teaching career
12:38pm
UW-La Crosse. Second-annual Giving Day set for Nov. 30-Dec. 1
12:05pm
UW-Eau Claire. McIntyre Library launches new MVP donor program
10:39am
UW-Stout. Lab renovations include new maker space for fashion, engineering students
10:07am
UW-Madison. Magellanic Stream arcing over Milky Way may be five times closer than previously thought
9:07am
UW-Madison Two seniors were finalists this year for the Rhodes Scholarship
9:07am
UW-Whitewater Men’s Cross Country Fifth at NCAAs Behind Three All-Americans
9:07am
UW-Eau Claire New history exhibit documents parallels between COVID-19 pandemic and past crises
9:06am
Wisconsin Foundation & Alumni Association. Thanksgiving wouldn’t be Thanksgiving without a University of Wisconsin grad

Local

4:09pm
Waukesha County DA Opper. Statement.
3:17pm
Racine Public Health. Vaccinate Your Kids Before the Holidays, Meet Santa, And Earn $50
2:42pm
Mental Health America of Wisconsin. Grieves with the Waukesha community.
10:06am
Milwaukee Mayor Barrett. Statement on the Tragedy at the 2021 Waukesha Christmas Parade
9:07am
United Way of Dane County. Invites You to Spread the Cheer This Season!
9:07am
Wood County Health Department Wood County Enters Crisis Mode, Highest COVID-19 Case Rate of 2021
9:07am
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Congress

9:07am
U.S. Rep. Fitzgerald Responds to Tragedy at Waukesha Christmas Parade

Friday November 19, 2021


1:31pm

Governor

9:16am
Citizen Action of Wisconsin Applauds Governor Evers for Vetoing GOP Rigged Redistricting Maps

Legislative

10:52am
Sen. Marklein. Column: Treasured Traditions
9:16am
Sen. Stafsholt A Victory for the Rule of Law

State Agencies

3:19pm
WHEDA. And CSH welcome applications for the inaugural Wisconsin Supportive Housing Institute
1:22pm
DWD. BLS Releases State Level Job Opening and Labor Turnover Survey Data for September 2021
12:20pm
DHS. Announces $2 Million in Funding to Help Wisconsinites Access Affordable Health Insurance
12:03pm
DNR. Find Your Adventure: 170th Nine-Day
Gun Deer Season Begins Saturday
9:16am
Lower Wisconsin State Riverway Board Meeting marks the start of year thirty-three
9:16am
DNR ATV/UTV Riders: Think Smart Before You Start During Gun Deer Season

Economy/Business

9:16am
Wisconsin Policy Forum Housing Permits Rise in Wisconsin, Still Lag Former Highs

Courts

4:23pm
Milwaukee Common Council. Decision in Kyle Rittenhouse case misses the mark
4:23pm
AG Kaul. Statement on the Verdict in Wisconsin v. Rittenhouse
3:22pm
Milwaukee County Exec. Crowley.  Statement on Rittenhouse Verdict
3:19pm
Madison Mayor Rhodes-Conway. On Rittenhouse verdict.
3:17pm
Milwaukee County Sup. Taylor. Statement on the Rittenhouse verdict.
3:13pm
Speaker Vos. (Updated) Statement on Rittenhouse verdict.
3:11pm
Milwaukee County Board Chairwoman Nicholson. ‘We Have Two Different Justice Systems’
2:42pm
Gov. Evers. Releases Statement Regarding Rittenhouse Verdict
2:41pm
Sen. Taylor. Statement on Rittenhouse acquittal.
2:39pm
U.S. Sen. Baldwin. Statement on the Verdict in the Kyle Rittenhouse Trial
2:38pm
Sen. Agard. Reacts to Rittenhouse verdict.
2:03pm
Rep. Neubauer. Statement on the Kyle Rittenhouse verdict.
1:38pm
Rep. Dittrich. Statement on Rittenhouse verdict.
1:37pm
Sen. Wanggaard. Statement on Kyle Rittenhouse verdict.
1:19pm
Sen. Johnson. Statement on Kyle Rittenhouse verdict.
1:01pm
Rep. Hintz. Statement on Rittenhouse verdict.
12:57pm
A Better Wiscconsin Together. Statements on Kyle Rittenhouse Trial Verdict
12:53pm
Wisconsin Conservation Voters. Joins those calling for healing and accountability in Kenosha
12:43pm
Sen. Larson. ‘In Justice, we will find peace” - Statement on the verdict in the trial of Kyle Rittenhouse
12:36pm
Milwaukee County Sup. Clancy. Justice Was Never an Option
12:35pm
Citizen Action of Wisconsin. Rittenhouse Verdict a Travesty
12:25pm
ACLU of Wisconsin. Responds to ‘Not Guilty’ Verdict in Kyle Rittenhouse Case

Education

3:24pm
UW-River Falls. Students complete McNair Postbaccalaureate Achievement Program
3:12pm
UW-River Falls. Six students accepted into Ronald E. McNair Post baccalaureate Achievement Program
1:42pm
UW-Whitewater. Enjoy ‘It’s A Wonderful Life’ On The Big Screen At Young Auditorium
12:05pm
Badger Institute. Parents revolt against education bureaucracies
12:04pm
Wisconsin Association of School Nurses. School nurses support evidence-based public health measures, including vaccination for school-aged children
9:16am
UW-Stout Pederson receives November University Staff Appreciation Award

Local

4:26pm
Milwaukee County Sheriff Lucas. Issues a Statement on the Not Guilty Verdicts in the Kyle Rittenhouse Trial
3:15pm
Madison Common Council. Statement of the Madison Police Civilian Oversight Board
1:32pm
Washington County Clerk Reichert. Governor Evers Enacts Law 84 Updating Marriage Document Requirements; Changes Go into Effect July 1, 2022
9:16am
Milwaukee Fire and Police Commission Approves significant policing reform policies

Congress

4:25pm
Wisconsin AFL-CIO. Sends letter to Oshkosh Defense Corp. Questioning Decision to Build Next Generation USPS Trucks in South Carolina Instead of Wisconsin
3:16pm
Citizen Action of Wisconsin. Celebrates House Vote on Build Back Better
2:40pm
A Better Wisconsin Together. Democrats Delivering on Promise to Build Back Better With Vote in U.S. House of Representatives
12:59pm
Wisconsin AFL-CIO. House Passes Build Back Better Act Marking Historic Day for Working Families in America
12:45pm
Clean Wisconsin. Applauds House Passage of Largest Effort to Fight Climate Change in American History
12:09pm
Americans for Prosperity-Wisconsin. Reacts to House Approved Spending Spree
11:31am
RENEW Wisconsin. Statement in response to House passage of Build Back Better bill.
10:51am
U.S. Rep. Gallagher. War on Common Sense Reaches New Low
10:50am
Family Friendly Wisconsin. Celebrates passage of Build Back Better in the U.S. House of Representatives.
9:16am
Wisconsin Conservation Voters Conservation voters applaud the passing of Build Back Better Act by U.S. House of Representatives
9:16am
U.S. Rep. Fitzgerald Biden’s ‘Build Back Bankrupt’ Buries WI in Generational Debt
9:16am
U.S. Rep. Pocan On House passage of Build Back Better Act
9:16am
U.S. Rep. Steil Votes against massive government expansion and spending spree
9:16am
U.S. Sen. Baldwin Helps Secure Over $13M in Federal Transportation Funding for Two Wisconsin Projects
9:16am
U.S. Sen. Johnson And Reps. Jim Jordan and James Comer Demand Answers on FBI Raid of Project Veritas

Thursday November 18, 2021

Governor

1:46pm
Rep. Hesselbein.  Applauds Gov. Evers’ Veto on Gerrymandering 2.0
1:09pm
Wisconsin AFL-CIO. Governor Evers Uses Veto Pen to Protect Democracy, Voices of Voters
12:59pm
Rep. Neubauer. Applauds Gov. Evers' veto of GOP gerrymander 2.0.
12:10pm
A Better Wisconsin Together. Gov. Tony Evers Vetoes Gerrymandered Legislative District Maps
11:23am
Wisconsin Democracy Campaign. Thank You, Gov. Evers, for Vetoing Rigged Maps
11:22am
Wisconsin Conservation Voters. Thanks Gov. Tony Evers for vetoing gerrymandered maps
11:00am
Rep. Hebl. Statement on Gov. Evers’ Veto of GOP Gerrymander
11:00am
Rep. Hintz. Applauds Governor Evers’ Veto of Rigged GOP Maps
10:43am
Fair Elections Project. Statement on Governor Evers’ Veto of SB 621
9:56am
Gov. Evers. Vetoes GOP’s “Gerrymandering 2.0” Maps

Legislative

1:07pm
Reps. Shelton, Hong; Sen. Larson. And Democratic Colleagues Introduce the Wisconsin Healthy School Meals for All Act
1:03pm
Milwaukee Common Council. State bill would erase city’s move to decriminalize marijuana possession,
increase minimum penalty to $100
12:05pm
Rep. Subeck, Sen. Smith. Highlight poverty, homelessness in Wisconsin.
12:03pm
Rep. Allen. Announces upcoming Coffee with Scott.
10:44am
Rep. Vining. Introduces the Pregnancy Protection Act LRB-3037
9:52am
Rep. Krug. Weighs on the 2020 Election.
9:50am
Sen. Darling. DPI Report Cards Highlight Need to Reform Education.

State Agencies

3:42pm
Wisconsin National Guard. Soldier recognized for giving back to community
3:35pm
AG Kaul. Joins Nationwide Investigation into Instagram’s Impact on Young People
2:14pm
DNR. First Barn Owl Nest Documented In Wisconsin In 20+ Years
1:02pm
DSPS.  Announces New Partnership with MTX Group to Modernize Licensing with Salesforce and mavQ Technology
12:09pm
DNR. Awards Brownfields Grant To City Of Altoona
12:04pm
DWD. BLS Data: Wisconsin's Total Employment Grows by 3,200, Total Unemployment Decreases by 4,700 in October
11:21am
DNR. Announces Urban Forestry Catastrophic
Storm Grant Recipients
9:54am
DATCP. Buy Local to Avoid Invasive Plant Pests in Your Holiday Evergreen Decorations
9:53am
DOJ. Milwaukee Man Charged with Sexual Assault After Backlogged Kit is Tested
9:48am
PSC. Accepting Applications for the 2022 Telemedicine Grant Program

Economy/Business

2:12pm
Wisconsin AFL-CIO. Congratulates UAW Workers for Reaching Landmark Agreement at John Deere
9:51am
Door County Economic Development Corporation Completes broadband infrastructure engineering assessment, results explore feasibility & steps to bring a high-speed fiber network to the entire county.

Statewide

1:10pm
We Energies. Hunters reminded to inspect cabin heating systems ahead of deer season
9:55am
Badger Institute. Overwhelmed by COVID-19 relief

Courts

3:45pm
Hunter Nation. Constitutional Right to Hunt in Wisconsin Upheld
11:16am
Wisconsin Institute for Law & Liberty. Judge Rules DNR Violated State Law When It Failed to Schedule Wolf Hunt
10:19am
Wisconsin Supreme Court. State v. Cesar Antonio Lira.

Education

3:42pm
Marquette University. Time to Rise campaign achieves $500 million milestone toward $750 million campaign goal
2:13pm
UW-Stout. Student thankful for UW System Vax Up! ‘70 for 70’ scholarship — and for the vaccine
11:20am
UW-Stout. Adulting 101: Series helps prepare students for life after college
9:53am
Marquette University. New Marquette Law School Poll finds majority of Republicans across the nation favor a Trump run for president in 2024, while majority of voters overall are opposed

Local

2:13pm
Dane County Exec. Parisi. Dane County, City of Madison, Others Partner to Expand the Ice Age National Scenic Trail
1:40pm
Sierra Club. Dane County Parks Awarded Sierra Club Award

Congress

12:03pm
U.S. Sen. Baldwin. Questions Oshkosh Defense Decision to Manufacture USPS Trucks in South Carolina, Seeks Information on Oshkosh Bid
10:00am
U.S. Sens. Baldwin, Collins, Rosen, Murkowski. Lead Bipartisan Legislation to Grow and Support the Infectious Disease and Pandemic Preparedness Workforce
9:49am
U.S. Reps. Gallagher, Keller. Introduce CRA to Nullify Vaccine Mandate on Businesses

Wednesday November 17, 2021

Legislative

4:03pm
Rep. McGuire. Joins bipartisan effort to limit predatory consumer lawsuit lending.
3:06pm
Rep. Vruwink. Column: Infrastructure: What’s in it For You?
3:04pm
Reps. Rozar, Spiros. Deputy LaVonne Zenner Memorial Bridge Passes
Assembly Transportation Committee
2:30pm
Clean Wisconsin. Legislative Roadblocks Force DNR to Abandon Water Pollution Protections
1:30pm
Rep. Ramthun. Calls upon Wisconsin Legislature.
11:51am
Rep. Brandtjen. Madison Officials use Discriminatory Policy to Suppress Republican Participation
11:09am
Rep. Shankland, Sen. Smith. Introduce “Healthy Herd, Healthy Hunt” Legislation
10:44am
Rep. Thiesfeldt. Jill Underly and DPI Work to Deceive Parents
9:17am
Rep. Snodgrass. Statement on Transgender Awareness Week

State Agencies

3:07pm
DOA. Marks Career Development Week With Open Job Opportunities
1:24pm
DNR. Hunters Prepare For Wisconsin’s 170th Nine-Day Gun Deer Season
1:22pm
DHS. Urges Wisconsinites to Celebrate the Holidays Safely
1:21pm
DOR. Collections, October FY2022.
1:20pm
Wisconsin Lottery. Urges Responsible Gifting this Holiday Season
1:19pm
DWD. And Employ Milwaukee Celebrate Early Childhood Educator Apprentices with Apprenticeship Contract Signing in Honor of Registered apprenticeship Week
11:26am
Habitat for Humanity of Wisconsin. Congratulates Joaquín Altoro
10:55am
DATCP. Prevent the Spread of Forest Pests – Don’t Move Firewood
9:28am
DWD. Wisconsin Industry Organizations and MATC to Partner with German Representatives from the Academy of Labor and the German Department of Education to Establish an International Social Vocational Training Program for Apprentices in Wisconsin

Economy/Business

9:16am
Wisconsin Family and Caregiver Support Alliance, Wisconsin Aging Advocacy Network, Survival Coalition. Two Jobs, No Breaks: How family caregiving is impacting participation in Wisconsin's workforce.

Statewide

10:30am
Wisconsin Farmers Union. Workshop encourages leadership in local communities

Courts

5:16pm
Wisconsin Supreme Court. Johnson v. Wisconsin Elections Commission - order.
10:31am
WMC. Amicus Brief: Biden Administration’s Vaccine & Testing Mandate is Unlawful & Unworkable
9:02am
Wisconsin Institute for Law & Liberty ADF Sue Kettle Moraine School District for Violating Parents’ Rights

Education

1:23pm
UW-Madison. Promising treatment for Alexander disease moves from rat model to human clinical trials
1:21pm
UW-Stout. Furlong Gallery exhibit explores issues of how ‘to hold the land’
11:44am
UW-Stout. Skol: May hospitality graduate works for Minnesota Vikings planning special events
11:10am
UW-Madison. UW System honors Charek Briggs for LGBTQ+ advocacy
10:49am
UW-Eau Claire. Continuing Education announces December program offerings
9:19am
MATC Fast Fund. Digital Bridge delivers laptops to MATC student emergency fund.
9:02am
Marquette University New Marquette Law School Poll finds nationwide support both for upholding abortion rights and for placing restrictions on abortions
9:02am
UW-Eau Claire Summer internship paints rosy picture of the future: Beck Ruzicka

Local

1:52pm
Brown County Exec. Streckenbach. Encourages preparedness for winter storms.
10:22am

Dane County Exec. Parisi. Signs 2022 Budget: Meeting the Challenge

Congress

10:17am

U.S. Sen. Baldwin. Delivers on Buy America in Bipartisan Infrastructure Legislation

Tuesday November 16, 2021

Legislative

2:35pm
Speaker Vos. Letter to UW-Madison Chancellor Blank.
2:05pm
Sen. Wirch, Reps. McGuire, Ohnstad. Kenosha Delegation Statement on Rittenhouse Trial
11:32am
Rep. Sortwell. Wisconsin Legislature Bipartisan Coalition Releases Common Sense Marijuana Reform Legislation
10:49am
Sen. Taylor. To Join Voting Rights Activists at White House Protest

State Agencies

2:05pm
DATCP. Dairy Processor Grant Application Open through January 7
2:04pm
DNR. Make Safety Your #1 Target This Gun Deer Season
2:03pm
DOC. Monitor Notes Significant Improvements in Atmosphere and Morale at Lincoln Hills/Copper Lake
2:02pm
Wisconsin National Guard. Demonstrates rapid deployment capability to Baltic region
12:13pm
AG Kaul. Announces Lawsuit Alleging Milwaukee Landlord Joe Berrada Violated Wisconsin Landlord-Tenant Law
10:48am
DFI. Gov. Evers Proclaims National Scholarship Month in Wisconsin
9:09am
AG Kaul Urges Swift Senate Action Against Toxic “Forever” Chemicals

Economy/Business

9:36am
Nsight Tower. Acquires Tower Technologies to Expand Operations

Statewide

11:52am
League of Wisconsin Municipalities. Mayor Wiza appointed to board.
10:50am
Wisconsin Dental Association. Swears in New Berlin Dentist Dr. Cliff Hartmann as President

Courts

9:09am
Wisconsin Institute for Law & Liberty To Argue Brown County Sales Tax Case at Wisconsin Supreme Court

Education

4:45pm
Marquette University. Marquette faculty, partners honored at virtual Community Engagement Conversations
4:20pm
UW-Eau Claire. Mask requirement extended through Dec. 31
2:02pm
UW-Stout. Student ambassadors partner with Alumni Association, Foundation to help fellow students
12:12pm
Marquette University. And Kohler Co. establish formal research partnership
11:24am
UW-Eau Claire. 58 Blugolds win scholarships through vaccine incentive campaigns
11:09am
UW System. President Thompson, UW mascots celebrate successful Vax Up! “70 for 70” campaign
10:18am
DPI. Publishes public and choice school and district report cards for the 2020-21 school year
9:46am
UW-Stout. Alum in restaurant, hotel industries persist in their passion despite pandemic challenges

Local

2:01pm
Madison Mayor Rhodes-Conway. Statement on the Quattrone Center Review
11:09am
Milwaukee Ald. Dimitrijevic. Introduces Paid Parental Leave Policy for City of Milwaukee

Congress

9:48am
U.S. Sen. Baldwin. Wisconsin Supports Bipartisan Infrastructure Legislation’s Expansion of Affordable and Reliable Broadband

Monday November 15, 2021

Governor

5:32pm
Gov. Evers. And DWD Announce $20 Million in Workforce Advancement Initiative Grants to 11 Regions in Wisconsin

Legislative

5:30pm
Rep. McGuire Releases Shoreline Erosion Legislation LRB-0022
5:26pm
Rep. Andraca. “Forward on Climate” Bills Urge Legislative Action to Address Climate Crisis
5:20pm
Sen. Agard. Supports Forward on Climate Package
5:18pm
Rep. Neubauer. Legislative Democrats Release “Forward on Climate”
Package of Bills Bill List.
11:50am
Joyful Heart Foundation, Wisconsin Coalition Against Sexual Assault. Wisconsin Passes Multiple Bills in Support of Survivors of Sexual Assault
10:49am
Wisconsin Democracy Campaign. Construction, Real Estate Interests Backing GOP Bill to Change Property Assessing
10:12am
Reps. Spreitzer, Subeck, Emerson. Democratic Elections Committee Members Reject Private Meetings with Mike Gableman, Call on Speaker Vos to End Sham Investigation

State Agencies

5:27pm
AG Kaul. Urges Efforts to Stop Robocallers from Misusing Legitimate Phone Numbers
11:48am
DNR. Seeking Public Comment For Environmental Review Of City Of Glendale Safe Drinking Water Loan Program Project
11:45am
DATCP. Student Loan Debt Relief Scammers Target Worried Borrowers
9:52am
DNR. And Multiple Agencies Continue Invasive Carp Removal Efforts In Mississippi River

Statewide

5:21pm
Common Cause in Wisconsin. Speaking up for Truth about Wisconsin Elections at the Holidays
9:51am
ABC for Health. Report: Uncompensated Care - and Inequities - Grow in Wisconsin

Courts

12:35pm
Wisconsin Supreme Court. (Revised) Calendar and case synposes November 2021.

Education

5:31pm
UW-Stevens Point. Survey to gauge UW-Stevens Point alumni career mobility
12:33pm
UW-Stout. Career Services partnering with ClipDart to offer minority students free haircuts
11:40am
UW-River Falls. Receives sustainability distinctions.
11:01am
UW-Eau Claire. Launches BluBox reusable container system for food service
10:14am
DPI. Celebrating Wisconsin's educators
9:05am
UW-Green Bay Jess Lambrecht selected to lead UW-Green Bay’s Continuing Education and Community Engagement Division
9:05am
UW-Eau Claire Remains national leader in study abroad

Local

5:26pm
Milwaukee County Sheriff Lucas. Congratulates Jeffrey Norman on his Swearing in as Milwaukee Police Chief
11:00am
A Better Mount Pleasant. Foxconned: Explosive new book on Foxconn fiasco reveals depth of unaccountability in Mount Pleasant.
9:49am
Hugner Task Force, Brewers Community Foundation, CBS 58. Celebrate 10th Anniversary of Drive-Thru Food Drive Donating Healthy Foods To Feed Those In Need This Thanksgiving

Congress

5:29pm
A Better Wisconsin Together. Wisconsin Democrats Join President Biden in Delivering on Infrastructure Investments
5:25pm
Wisconsin AFL-CIO. Signs Bipartisan Infrastructure Deal, Marking Historic Investment, Millions of Jobs for Working Families
5:24pm
U.S. Sen. Baldwin. “I am proud to stand on the side of delivering results for Wisconsin.”
5:22pm
Wisconsin Laborers' District Council. Statement on President Biden Signing the Infrastructure Investment & Jobs Act

Friday November 12, 2021

Governor

4:49pm
Gov. Evers. Authorizes Wisconsin National Guard to Support Local Partners in Kenosha
4:29pm
Gov. Evers. Grants 29 Pardons, Brings Total Pardons Granted to 307
4:28pm
Gov. Evers. ICYMI: Gov. Evers Honors Wisconsin’s Veterans
4:28pm
Gov. Evers. Orders Flags to Half-Staff in Honor of Lt. Col. John A. Palese Jr.
9:28am
Gov. Evers Signs Senate Bill 345 Designating a Purple Heart Memorial Highway

Legislative

4:06pm
Rep. Allen. Announces upcoming Beer with Scott.
1:23pm
Wisconsin Democracy Campaign. Wisconsin GOP Re-Rigs Maps
12:07pm
Rep. Edming. Backs Bill to Aid the Timber Industry
12:01pm
Rep. Hebl. GOP Majority Passes Extreme Gerrymander of Legislative Districts
10:11am
Sen. Marklein. Column: Election Audit Results Delivered, Mostly
9:29am
Rep. Krug. “Mill Bill Two” Passes in the Assembly with Overwhelming Bipartisan Support
9:16am
Rep. Drake. Statement regarding Fair Maps/Redistricting Legislation
9:15am
Rep. Myers. Statement Regarding Redistricting Process & Maps Presented to Legislature
9:14am
Rep. Hesselbein. Republicans Pass Maps to Insulate Their Majority with Gerrymandering 2.0
9:13am
Rep. Hong. Condemns Passage of Assembly Republicans’ Gerrymandered Maps
9:12am
Rep. Bowen. Statement on Gerrymandered Republican Maps: Same Poop in a New Toilet
9:11am
Rep. Neubauer. Republican Maps Stand in the Way of Progress

State Agencies

4:20pm
DNR. Virtual CWD Response Plan Review
Committee Meeting Nov. 18
3:51pm
DNR. Seeking Public Comment For Environmental Review Of Village Of Whitefish Bay Safe Drinking Water Loan Program Project
3:32pm
Wisconsin National Guard. Gov. Evers Authorizes Wisconsin National Guard to Support Local Partners in Kenosha
2:50pm
DNR. Hunters Are Reminded To Help Slow The Spread Of CWD
2:49pm
WHEDA. Gov. Evers Announces WHEDA Executive Director and CEO Altoro Leaving Administration, Accepting Position in Biden Administration
12:00pm
AG Kaul Urges Congress to Reform Military Justice for Sexual Assault Survivors
12:00pm
DFI Wisconsin’s Credit Unions Report Solid Third-Quarter Financial Performance
10:10am
DATCP. Alice in Dairyland, Something Special from Wisconsin™ Holiday Campaign to Highlight Local Businesses, Products

Statewide

9:28am
Wisconsin Institute for Law & Liberty STUDY: Wisconsin Has More Per-Capita Regulations Than Neighboring States

Education

2:49pm
UW-Eau Claire. Biology faculty, students lead effort to remove invasive species from Putnam Park
12:00pm
UW-Madison Breaking down fungal biofilm defenses provides potential path to treating sticky infections
12:00pm
Northeast WI Tech College, Luxemburg-Casco School District Educators Collaborate to Create Pathways for a More Skilled Workforce
9:28am
UW-Platteville Butterfield selected to represent U.S. at world forum
9:28am
UW-Platteville Heralded bioregional herbalist teaching for UW-Platteville Continuing Education Institute
9:08am
UW-Eau Claire 'Racing Toward Justice' on Nov. 16: In conversation with Andre M. Perry

Local

2:23pm
Milwaukee Ald. Hamilton. Public input opportunities on tap for City’s redistricting plan
1:22pm
Waukesha County Health and Human Services. Increase demand for COVID-19 tests anticipated as flu season & holidays approach.
9:08am
City of Madison Madison’s 2022 Budget Includes Funding to Provide Improved Ambulance Service for the Southeast Portion of the City

Congress

1:17pm
Edge Dairy Farmer Cooperative. Hopes for labeling crackdown by FDA
9:28am
U.S. Rep. Gallagher Biden Repeating Obama-era Mistakes in Middle East

Thursday November 11, 2021

Governor

3:18pm
Sen. Marklein, Rep. Kurtz. Join Governor for Purple Heart Highway Bill Signing
9:10am
Gov. Evers Announces "Hometown for the Holidays" for the 2021 State Capitol Holiday Tree
9:10am
Gov. Evers Announces Wisconsin to Join the Bloomberg Opioids Overdose Prevention Initiative
9:10am
Gov. Evers Awards $15 Million in Grants to Local Tourism Organizations
9:10am
Gov. Evers And Evers Administration Honor Wisconsin’s Veterans on Veterans Day

Assembly Floor Session

4:48pm
Rep. Steineke. Joins Bipartisan Group in Rejecting Governor’s Sham Maps
4:30pm
Rep. McGuire. Votes Against Rigged GOP Maps
4:28pm
Rep. Ohnstad. Responds to Assembly Floor Session
4:28pm
Rep. Vining. Votes Against Gerrymandered Maps, Supports Fair Maps
4:27pm
Rep. Conley. Statement on Redistricting
4:26pm
Rep. Shankland. Bipartisan Bill Passes to Support Verso & Park Falls Paper Mills
4:25pm
Rep. Shankland. The Fight for Fair Maps Continues
4:25pm
Rep. Steffen. Sexual Assault Kit Bill Passes Legislature
4:24pm
Sen. Cowles. Celebrates Passage of Effort to Support Survivors
4:23pm
Sen. Agard. Sexual Assault Kit Reform Bills Move on to Governor’s Desk
4:12pm
Rep. Shelton. On Republican maps.
4:11pm
Rep. Hintz. Assembly Republicans pass gerrymander 2.0.
4:10pm
Rep. Spreitzer. Statement on Vote Against Republican Gerrymander
4:10pm
Rep. Considine. Votes against gerrymandered maps.
4:08pm
Rep. Emerson. Redistricting vote.
4:07pm
Rep. Callahan. Supports critical logging legislation.
4:06pm
Fair Maps Coalition. Statement on passage of SB-621
11:11am
Rep. Kurtz. Honors Hometown Hero Rhonda Larson.

Legislative

2:27pm
Sen. Stafsholt. Why won't Governor Evers and AG Josh Kaul stand up for Wisconsin?
1:36pm
Rep. Allen. It's time to take a stand.
12:35pm
Rep. Hesselbein. Introduces ‘Honor Our Veterans’ Legislation
9:10am
Rep. Thiesfeldt (Updated) Education Chair Applauds School Boards’ Decision Backing Parental Involvement

State Agencies

3:20pm
DHS. Don’t Let the Flu Stop You This Holiday Season
2:29pm
DNR. Welcomes Kimberly-Clark Marinette To Wisconsin's Green Tier Program
11:14am
DOT. Shares frontline stories during Crash Responder Safety Week
9:57am
OCI. Avoid Insurance Scams during Open Enrollment
9:14am
DNR. Announces $320,000 In Funding To Reduce Diesel Engine Emissions
9:10am
Emergency Management November 15-19 is Winter Awareness Week in Wisconsin

Statewide

2:31pm
Wisconsin District Attorneys' Association. Prosecutor of the Year Awards.
9:10am
Wisconsin Policy Forum Wisconsin’s drop in tax rank among nation’s largest

Education

4:29pm
UW-Stevens Point. Cornerstone Press to launch three poetry collections next week
3:19pm
UW-Madison. Chemists discover new way to harness energy from ammonia
1:46pm
AWSA. Names Wausau’s Matthew Raduechel Wisconsin Associate Principal of the Year
1:45pm
UW-Eau Claire. Dr. Winnifred Bryant receives UW System’s Outstanding Women of Color in Education Award
1:45pm
UW-Eau Claire. Dr. Josh Brown receives UW System’s Poorman Award for LGBTQ+ advocacy
12:36pm
UW-Stout. International Education Week celebrates students, invites ‘connections and conversation’
12:36pm
UW-Madison. Real-time video of scenes hidden around corners is now possible
11:15am
UW-Eau Claire. Menard Center to host two events in November about free speech
11:12am
Marquette University. Marquette Law School Poll to release national surveys on political topics, Supreme Court, Nov. 17-18
10:09am
UW-Stout. Biology students conduct area creek experiments to learn about nutrient loads
9:59am
Wisconsin Foundation and Alumni Association. Wisconsin Idea Spotlight: Understanding North Korea.
9:10am
UW-Eau Claire-Barron County Faculty member to highlight attributes of persona poetry during 'Thursdays at the U' lecture

Local

2:28pm
Waukesha County Exec. Farrow. Signs 2022 Waukesha County adopted budget.
11:33am
Milwaukee Mayor Barrett. Milwaukee Solar Group Buy Program Celebrates Most Successful Year Expanding Renewable Energy in the Community
11:13am
RENEW Wisconsin. Five Community Organizations Win Grants from City of Madison to Install Solar Arrays
10:00am
Milwaukee County Exec. Crowley. Statement in Observance of Veterans Day 2021
9:13am
Milwaukee County Board Chairwoman Nicholson Named a 2021 Milwaukee Area Power Broker

Congress

11:34am
U.S. Sen. Johnson. Statement Honoring Veterans Day

Wednesday November 10, 2021

Legislative

3:59pm
LFB. Federal Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act of 2021.
1:03pm
Sens. LeMahieu, Kapenga, Bernier. Senate committee issues subpoena for Madison eleciton records.
12:19pm
Sen. Larson, Rep. Brostoff. Introduce bill to repeal punitive “death tax” on poor
Wisconsinites LRB-4675
12:13pm
Disability Rights Wisconsin. Affirmation of voting rights of older adults and people with disabilities.
9:56am
Rep. Allen. Veterans Day open mic night.
9:46am
Rep. Born Stands for Election Transparency in Audit Hearing
9:04am
Fox Cities Advocated for Public Education Gerrymandering Hurts Students & Voters

State Agencies

1:32pm
DATCP. Avoid Late Fee When Renewing Your Commercial Pesticide Applicator License
11:10am
DNR. Offers Free Tree Seedlings To Wisconsin
Fourth Graders Ahead Of Arbor Day 2022
10:26am
DOT. Announces new sponsor for Freeway Service Team
9:57am
DNR. Seeking Public Comment For Environmental Review Of City Of Osseo Safe Drinking Water Loan Program Project

Economy/Business

3:38pm
TDS Telecom. Announces New Benefit for Veterans

Statewide

9:45am
No Better Friend Corp. Hosts second 'Fight for America' rally

Education

4:31pm
UW-Eau Claire. Gatsby's Gala returns to UW-Eau Claire on Nov. 13
3:37pm
UW-Stout. University seeking career feedback from 2011, 2016 graduates
3:04pm
UW-Madison. UW team among winners of Musk Foundation’s XPRIZE for Carbon Removal Student Competition
2:10pm
UW-La Crosse. Terry and Tom Wirkus have announced for the UWL marching band for 50 years — a family tradition ending Saturday
9:11am
UW-Stout. Student volunteers give back to community, help residents with fall cleanup
9:04am
UW-Eau Claire Alumna donates family keepsake to help build understanding of Wisconsin history

Local

12:15pm
De Pere Cultural Foundation. Mulva Cultural Center C.E.O Looks Forward to Summer 2023 Opening

Congress

4:03pm
U.S. Rep. Steil. Announces Burlington Resident as 2021 Veteran of the Year
3:36pm
U.S. Rep. Fitzgerald. Joins Delegation in Recognizing Wisconsin's Veteran Mentorship Programs
3:35pm
U.S. Rep. Gallagher. Leads Delegation in Recognizing Wisconsin's Veteran Mentorship Programs
9:04am
U.S. Sen. Johnson To DHS Sec. Mayorkas: Crisis at the Border is a Direct Result of Biden Administration’s Failed Policies

Tuesday November 9, 2021

Governor

10:49am
Gov. Evers. Announces $100 Million for Next Round of State Broadband Expansion Grants

Legislative

4:50pm
Joint Legislative Audit Democrats. React to 2020 election audit hearing.
12:13pm
Iowa County Republican Party. Letter to Sen. Marklein.
11:19am
Sen. Agard. Honored with Community Impact Recognition
10:52am
Wisconsin Democracy Campaign. Tourism, Business Interests Back Bill to Extend Child Work Hours
10:51am
Sen. Smith. Encourages Farmers to Apply for Wisconsin Farm Support Program
10:51am
Wisconsin Democracy Campaign. A Few Points About the Audit Bureau Report on Elections
9:13am
Common Cause Wisconsin. Legislative Audit Bureau Report on 2020 Election Must Be Based on Truth and Accuracy
9:10am
Sen. Bewley. Don’t Be Fooled, Republicans Have No Interest in Fairness

State Agencies

3:42pm
DATCP. Eau Claire County Deer Farm Tests Positive for CWD
1:29pm
DNR Record-Setting Recycling Values Help Wisconsin Communities
12:03pm
DWD. Announces Vets Ready Employer Initiative Award
11:18am
DNR. Groundswell Conservancy, Village Of Black Earth
Seeks Urban Green Space Grant For Land Acquisition
10:58am
Wisconsin National Guard. Top officer relieves Volk Field commander
9:35am
Wisconsin Lottery. $5.2 Million Bang for a Buck
9:12am
DNR. City Of Monona Seeks Urban Green Space Grant For Land Acquisition
8:57am
WEDC New look for WEDC Mini-Makeover Contest winner Plush Clothing

Economy/Business

4:29pm
TDS Telecom. Wins DWD Vets Ready Employer award second year in a row
3:50pm
Boardman & Clark. Labor & Employment Update.

Statewide

2:36pm
AARP Wisconsin. Proposal to help West Allis residents build Little Free Libraries wins AARP WI Small Dollar, Big Impact grant
2:35pm
AARP Wisconsin. Proposal for Pop-up Holiday Alley Activation wins AARP Wisconsin grant
2:34pm
AARP Wisconsin. Proposal to adorn Rice Lake’s Veterans Drive with banners wins AARP WI grant
11:51am
WisTAF. (Updated) Awards $3.3 million in Civil Legal Aid grants
11:32am
Wisconsin Environment, WISPIRG. New electric vehicle toolkit for Wisconsin local governments shows how to act locally on cleaning up transportation

Education

3:50pm
UW-La Crosse. Voting at UW-La Crosse up in 2020
3:41pm
Marquette University. Center for Real Estate director honored with national Developing Leaders Award
1:29pm
UW-Green Bay Theatre & Music present Tony Winner & Broadway Hit Fun Home
1:29pm
UW-Stout Leadership Speaker Series designed to spark organizational growth and innovation
12:54pm
U.S. Rep. Gallagher. U.S. Must be Ready to Fight China by 2025
12:54pm
UW-Madison. ALL IN Campus Democracy Challenge honors UW–Madison for student voting success
10:53am
UW-Stout. University biology classes work to beautify lakeshore, bring back biodiversity
9:11am
UW-Eau Claire. Senior social work major hopes to help fellow veterans: Paige Kurtz
8:58am
MATC FAST Fund MATC student emergency fund elects officers
8:57am
UW-Stout Professor’s art installation uses light, objects to create sensory ‘blaze of fire’

Local

12:55pm
Milwaukee Mayor Barrett. Nominates Dana World-Patterson as a Fire and Police Commissioner
10:50am
Public Health Madison & Dane County. Public Health Opens Pediatric Vaccination Appointments
10:48am
Dane County Exec. Parisi. Dane County Awards Nearly $100,000 in Grants to Local Arts Organizations
9:15am
Madison Alds. Lemmer, Heck. Sound Alarm that UW Health Has Launched an Immoral Anti-Union Campaign Against Nurses Which Could Undermine the Safety and Quality of Patient Care
8:58am
Milwaukee County Sup. Taylor Statement on 2022 Milwaukee County Budget
8:58am
United Way of Dane County Toys for Tots Partners with United Way of Dane County to Implement a New Toy Distribution Process
8:57am
Milwaukee County Board Chairwoman Nicholson Board of Supervisors Adopts 2022 Milwaukee County Budget
8:57am
Milwaukee County Sup. Clancy Applauds Capital Cuts, Decries Overall Increase to Sheriff’s Operating Budget

Congress

12:49pm
Clean Wisconsin. A First Step: Infrastructure Act Invests in Clean Transportation, Safe Water and Climate Resilience
12:02pm
U.S. Sen. Baldwin. Joins Senate Colleagues in Urging Treasury Department to Provide COVID-Related Tax Relief Due to Global Supply Chain Disruption of Vehicles
10:48am
U.S. Reps. Steil, Phillips. Introduce Bill to Support Veterans Mental Health

Monday November 8, 2021

Governor

2:17pm
Wisconsin Right to Life. Passage of Wisconsin’s Safe Haven Law is Pro-Life Victory
2:12pm
League of Wisconsin Municipalities, MEG-Water, Wisconsin Rural Water Association. (Updated) Efficient water utility bills signed into law.

Senate Floor Session

4:52pm
Sen. Ringhand. Statement on gerrymandered maps.
4:50pm
Sen. Smith. Comdemns Republicans' passage of gerrymandered maps.
4:49pm
Sen. Felzkowski. Senate passes election resolution and bills.
4:04pm
Sen. Taylor. Statement on vote against legislative redistricting maps.
3:53pm
Sen. Ballweg. Agriculture exports legislation passes the Legislature.
3:52pm
Sen. Larson. Rigged maps, culture wars, and the big lie - Today’s Senate session a low point for our democracy
2:43pm
Sen. Stroebel. Democrats support legislator-drawn maps.
2:39pm
Sen. LeMahieu. Senate rejects Evers' maps with bipartisan supermajority vote.
12:19pm
Sen. Jacque. Bill to clear ports, maintain beaches heads to governor.
12:16pm
Wisconsin Cheese Makers Association. Applauds unanimous Senate passage of bill to increase agricultural and dairy exports.
11:23am
Sen. Bradley. Second Amendment Protection Bill Passes Senate

Legislative

4:51pm
Sen. Ballweg. Column: Good news for Wisconsin's tourism industry.
2:44pm
Rep. Krug. "Mill Bill Two" passes Assembly committee on unanimous vote.
2:19pm
Rep. Oldenburg. Bill signed into law: 2021 Wisconsin Act 83.
1:35pm
Rep. Kitchens. Disappointed in veto of reading bill.
10:11am
Sen. Agard. Rigged maps hurt Wisconsinites.
9:12am
Sen. Darling. Evers Vetoes Reading Readiness Bill
8:57am
Wisconsin Public Education Network Wisconsin Alliance for Excellent Schools (WAES) calls for special session to fund special education
8:57am
Sen. Bewley. Senate Democrats release fair map.

State Agencies

4:53pm
DWD. Awarded $3 Million U.S. Department of Labor Grant for IT upgrades
1:34pm
Wisconsin National Guard. Inducts three into its Hall of Honor
10:39am
DNR. Avoid Ash Trees When Placing Deer Stands
9:14am
DNR. Seeking Public Comment For Environmental Review Of Village Of Elmwood Safe Drinking Water Loan Program Project

Economy/Business

11:24am
Charter Communications. Ovation TV Partners With Charter Communications for Fifth Consecutive Year of Stand for the Arts Awards
10:46am
New North. Koldos named as one of Wisconsin’s 34 Most Influential Asian American leaders
10:40am
Wisconsin Technology Council. Learn more about cybersecurity for business at Nov. 23 Tech Council luncheon in Madison

Education

1:33pm
UW-Stout. Blue Devil Jazz Orchestra to present fall concert Nov. 13; Faculty Saxophone Recital Nov. 11
1:32pm
Wisconsin Institute for Law & Liberty. Kenosha Schools to Allow Parent to Observe Classroom After WILL Letter
12:19pm
UW-Milwaukee. M-Cubed partners, MMAC president to discuss importance of generating college-level success in high schools
10:43am
UW-La Crosse. Exhibition displays artwork gathered over the years
9:58am
UW-Stout. Residence hall renovation receives green light from State Building Commission
8:58am
UW-Eau Claire Blugold makes the most of 'golden opportunity' to be a soldier and a student

Local

11:50am
Milwaukee County Exec. Crowley.  Applauds Passage of Bipartisan Infrastructure Bill 
10:47am
Milwaukee County Exec. Crowley. Observes November as Native American Heritage Month in Milwaukee County
8:58am
Milwaukee Council President Johnson Historic Bipartisan Infrastructure Deal Will Deliver for Milwaukee
8:58am
Milwaukee Council President Johnson Three police recruit classes, 195 new officers approved

Congress

10:42am
Wisconsin Farmers Union. Lauds Passage of Infrastructure Deal
9:13am
Wisconsin Laborers' District Council. Statement on House passage of the bipartisan infrastructure framework.
8:58am
Opportunity Wisconsin Historic Bipartisan Infrastructure Bill Heads to Biden’s Desk, Despite Sen. Johnson’s Obstruction
8:58am
U.S. Rep. Pocan Statement on passage of bipartisan infrastructure bill
8:58am
U.S. Rep. Steil Votes Against “Infrastructure” Portion of Pelosi and Biden’s Massive Spending Agenda
8:58am
U.S. Sen. Baldwin Applauds House Vote to Pass Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act

Friday November 5, 2021

Governor

4:17pm
Rep. Novak. Bill to educate students on Safe Haven laws signed into law.
4:16pm
Sen. Ballweg. Safe haven bill signed into law.
3:04pm
Sen. Cowles, Rep. VanderMeer. Bill to Simplify Water Meter Project Regulations Signed into Law
3:03pm
Sen. Cowles, Rep. Thiesfeldt. Bill signed into law.
3:02pm
Wisconsin Institute for Law & Liberty. Governor Evers Signs Public School Spending Transparency Bill into Law
3:00pm
Gov. Evers. Takes action on eleven bills.
2:57pm
Sen. Felzkowski. Bill on School Spending Transparency Signed Into Law
1:39pm
Gov. Evers, Tourism. Announce Wisconsin Monthly Tourism Spending Tops Record-Setting Year for First Time Since 2019
11:11am
Wisconsin BioFuels Association. Governor Evers joins six other Midwestern Governors on a Letter to the EPA regarding Year-Round E15

Legislative

12:29pm
Reps. Kitchens, Thiesfeldt. Letter to Gov. Evers regarding Roadmap to Reading legislation.
10:36am
Sen. Marklein Column: Reminders of Service
9:01am
Common Cause Wisconsin Votes in Legislature Next Week: Partisan Republican Voting Maps are as Rigged and Unfair as in 2011
9:00am
Rep. Krug. Weekly GOP Radio Address: On AB-682 - "The Mill Bill"

State Agencies

2:59pm
Emergency Management. Wisconsin Public-Private Partnership Summit focuses on planning and preparedness
12:40pm
PSC. Receives 14 Applications Requesting Over $274,000
for Refueling Readiness Grant Program
10:39am
DSPS.  Secures Funding to Restore Valuable Wisconsin Fund That Helps Wisconsinites Repair or Replace Aging Septic Systems, Opens Grant Applications
9:01am
DNR Seeking Public Comment For Environmental Review Of Village Of Cadott Safe Drinking Water Loan Program Project

Economy/Business

12:40pm
Opportunity Wisconsin. October Jobs Report Shows Stunning Job Growth, Pandemic Recovery
10:36am
TDS Telecom Significantly advances broadband expansion goal

Statewide

2:58pm
Marshfield Clinic Health System. Now scheduling pediatric COVID-19 vaccinations
9:01am
Survival Coalition Update November 1: COVID Cases and Deaths Among People with Disabilities and Older Adults in Wisconsin

Courts

1:57pm
Wisconsin Judicare, Legal Action of Wisconsin, Lotus Legal Clinic. Missing: Victims' rights & the Rittenhouse ruling.

Education

3:35pm
UW-Madison. In historic first, flag of Ho-Chunk Nation raised atop Bascom Hall
1:05pm
UW-Stout. Speakers to honor and celebrate Native American Heritage Month
1:03pm
Marquette University. And UWM join forces to help seniors on “Make a Difference Day”
12:16pm
UW-Eau Claire. Blugolds on list of Wisconsin's most influential Asian American leaders
10:36am
Marquette University *Theatre presents "Melancholy Play," Nov. 12-21
10:36am
UW-Eau Claire Blugolds' app project wins statewide business competition
10:36am
UW-La Crosse Students launch survey to identify community needs
10:36am
UW-Stout Two professors receive UW System honors
9:01am
UW-Stevens Point Students find support through Veteran Services, Veterans Club

Local

3:04pm
Milwaukee Ald. Murphy. Common Council adopts amended 2022 City budget
2:58pm
Milwaukee Mayor Barrett. Statement on the Selection of Police Chief Jeffrey Norman by the Milwaukee Fire and Police Commission
10:35am
Sargento, Hunger Task Force Partner with the Milwaukee Brewers to raise $60,000 to feed those in need!
9:01am
Milwaukee County Sheriff Lucas Statement on Jeffrey Norman’s Permanent Appointment as Milwaukee Police Chief
9:01am
Milwaukee Fire and Police Commission Appoints Jeffrey Norman as Chief of Police

Congress

12:56pm
U.S. Sen. Baldwin. Wisconsin Local Leaders Support Passing the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act, Making a Major Federal Investment in Rebuilding Water Infrastructure
10:37am
Wisconsin Farmers Union President backs choices for FSA, Rural Development directors
10:36am
U.S. Rep. Steil Joins Roundtable with Wisconsin Manufacturer and Leader Kevin McCarthy to Discuss the Harmful Effects of a “Made in America Tax”
9:03am
League of Wisconsin Municipalities President Manitowoc Mayor Nickels Urges Congress to Support Bipartisan Efforts for Much Needed Infrastructure Investment
9:01am
U.S. Rep. Fitzgerald Cosponsors Legislation to Stop President Biden’s $1B Payout Plan to Illegal Immigrants
9:01am
Voces de la Frontera Immigrants & Allies in Madison, WI Shut Down Street in Front of Sen. Baldwin’s Office to Call on Democrats to Include Citizenship in the Build Back Better Bill, Say Temporary Status Not Enough

Thursday November 4, 2021

Legislative

2:57pm
Sen. Darling. Senate Education Chair Urges Governor to Sign Reading Bill
12:30pm
Reps. Vining, Brostoff, Considine, Supreme Moore Omokunde. Democratic Assembly Mental Health Committee Members Introduce the “Mental Healthcare is Healthcare” Legislative Package
12:28pm
Fair Elections Project Statement on Senate committee passage of SB621
11:01am
Sens. Roys, Smith. Republicans rubber-stamp their gerrymandered maps.

State Agencies

2:57pm
WEDC. City of Spooner receives $119,000 state grant to support a new green space
11:30am
DOA. Wisconsin Supplier Diversity Program Celebrates Veterans Small Business Week
10:48am
State Public Defender. Announces 2021 award recipients.
10:21am
DNR. Pheasant Stocking Increases Hunting Opportunities This Holiday Season
9:49am
Wisconsin Historical Society. 1,200-Year-Old Canoe Recovered from Lake Mendota in Wisconsin
9:11am
Greater Wisconsin Agency on Aging Resources Older Adults Have a Right to Vote Whether Living in Their Own Homes or Care Facilities

Economy/Business

1:14pm
Door County Economic Development Corporation. Launches "Creator's Clue", a game designed to get Door County students familiar with local manufacturers.
12:55pm
WMC. Statement on OSHA’s Vaccine & Testing Emergency Temporary Standard
12:48pm
Wisconsin Builders Association. New home construction drops significantly in third quarter.
9:12am
Clean Wisconsin It’s time for bold, urgent action to move Wisconsin away from coal

Statewide

9:11am
Hoven Consulting Nathan Butzlaff joins Hoven Consulting as Government Affairs Associate

Courts

2:15pm
Wisconsin Institute for Law & Liberty. Sues Biden Admin. Over OSHA Vaccine-or-Test Mandate on Businesses

Education

1:40pm
UW System. Honors achievements of LGBTQ+ advocates and their allies across UW System through 2021 awards
1:39pm
UW System. Honors Outstanding Women of Color in Education Award recipients for 2021.
1:38pm
UW-Madison. Odyssey Beyond Bars program receives state award for prison education
11:30am
UW-Eau Claire. Sisters and alumni both working 'dream jobs' in video game development
11:13am
UW-Stout. Rodriguez named provost and vice chancellor for Academic Affairs
10:53am
UW-Platteville Annual Horrific Crime Scene Revisited event returns Nov. 6-7
10:53am
UW-Platteville Campus Climate Department honored with state award for diversity
10:53am
UW-Platteville ‘The God Committee’ to be performed Nov. 18-21 at UW-Platteville Baraboo Sauk County
10:53am
UW-Platteville Green Bay Packers grant to enhance experience of student-athletes
9:48am
UW-Green Bay. Northeast Wisconsin’s Rising Brainpower
9:44am
UW-Stout. UCLA child psychiatrist to present Nov. 11 on post-pandemic healthy relationships
9:43am
UW System. Reports final 10th day headcount enrollment.
9:41am
UW System. Special Regent Committee named.
9:11am
UW-Eau Claire Artists Series welcomes ‘The Second City: Remix’ Nov. 16

Local

1:15pm
Milwaukee County Exec. Crowley. Statement on Diwali.
10:49am
Milwaukee County Sup. Taylor. Recognizes Leaders for Work Combatting Domestic Violence, Breast Cancer

Congress

2:56pm
U.S. Rep. Gallagher. Urges Senate to Pass Bill Authorizing GWOT Memorial on Mall
2:16pm
U.S. Rep. Tiffany. Demands Biden Take Actions Against Foreign Governments Contributing to the Border Crisis
1:36pm
U.S. Sen. Baldwin. Statement on OSHA Standard Protecting the Health and Safety of Over 80 Million Workers from COVID-19
12:31pm
U.S. Sen. Baldwin. Joins All Female Senators in Bipartisan Letter to President: Protect Afghan Women and Girls
10:53am
U.S. Rep. Fitzgerald Co-Introduces Bill to End Terrorist Funding from Illicit Mining, Mineral Trafficking
9:11am
U.S. Rep. Fitzgerald Biden Vaccine Mandate is Overreach of Power
9:11am
U.S. Rep. Gallagher Leads Bipartisan Effort to Prohibit Foreign Contributions to U.S. Ballot Initiatives

Wednesday November 3, 2021

Governor

9:15am
Common Sense Wisconsin. Analysis of People's Maps Comission.

Legislative

4:48pm
Wisconsin Right to Life. Statement Regarding the 2013 Child Abuse Allegations Against Shae Sortwell
4:45pm
Rep. Cabrera, Sen. Larson. Promote AB-614 - empowering public workers with collective bargaining rights.
12:22pm
A Better Wisconsin Together. Legislation Introduced to Give Freedom for Frontline and Essential Workers to Bargain Togethe
12:01pm
Sen. Ringhand. Support non-partisan redistricting.
11:37am
Rep. Brandtjen. Audit report shows Meagan Wolfe is criminal or incompetent?
10:40am
Sen. Smith. Column: The Future of Wisconsin is Now
9:52am
Reps. Hong, Anderson, Goyke; Sen. Agard. Democrats introduce Due Diligence Act.
9:06am
Arts Wisconsin. And regional leaders to testify on Rural Creative Economy Grant Program.
9:05am
Rep. Krug. New "Mill Bill" clears first hurdle for passage.

State Agencies

4:05pm
DOC. Switching to photocopied personal mail to address drug concerns.
2:52pm
DATCP, DFI Consider Risks if Dabbling in Cryptocurrency
2:52pm
DNR City Of Schofield Seeks Urban Green Space Grant For Land Acquisition
2:51pm
Wisconsin Elections Commission Commissioners to address audit findings Dec. 1
1:12pm
DHS. Wisconsin to Offer COVID-19 Vaccinations to Children Ages 5-11
1:12pm
WHEDA. Brianna Sas-Pérez Joins WHEDA Board
12:22pm
Wisconsin National Guard. Counterdrug Program lends a helping hand as Wisconsin once again tops the nation in annual drug takeback initiative
12:02pm
DNR. Announces Expanded Hours At C.W. Caywood Memorial Shooting Range In Vilas County
9:05am
DOJ Wisconsin Drug Take Back Collection #1 in United States

Economy/Business

1:15pm
Madison Region Economic Partnership. Launches Broadband Speed Test Initiative.

Statewide

9:06am
No Better Friend Corp. Hosts first 'Fight for America' rally
9:06am
All In Wisconsin Launches New Website and Brand to Build Progressive Narrative in the State
9:05am
Wisconsin Policy Forum Locals Give Wheel Taxes the Gas

Education

4:45pm
UW-Madison. Veteran congressional reporter to address graduates at UW–Madison 2021 winter commencement
4:06pm
UW-Madison. Poor health threatens voting in older age. Absentee and early voting can help maintain turnout.
2:52pm
UW-Eau Claire First-generation students, graduates are diverse group
1:16pm
Marquette University. New Marquette Law School Poll finds state incumbents lagging in approval, favorability one year before 2022 elections
12:21pm
UW-Stout. Veterans Day to be recognized with campus activities Nov. 8-12
12:08pm
Wisconsin Institute for Law & Liberty. Urges Kenosha Unified School District to Allow Parent to Observe Classroom
10:44am
UW-Stevens Point. And Skyward partner on new campus internship center
10:43am
UW-River Falls. Community invited to participate in healthy habit booths
9:05am
UW-Eau Claire Barron County Naturalist Emily Stone to lead program on unsung heroes of nature

Local

4:46pm
Racine Mayor Mason. City, AMI, and Health Care Network Announce Next Neighborhood Mobile Clinic Sites
4:05pm
Milwaukee County Sup. Ortiz-Velez. Praises IRC and SEWRPC for Creating Strong Map for Latino Community
2:52pm
Dane County Exec. Parisi. Ho-Chunk Gaming Madison Supports Dane County Community’s Move to Sustainability Campus for Waste Management
12:21pm
Milwaukee Mayor Barrett. Statement on the Approval of the Vel R. Phillips Statue on the State Capital Grounds
10:46am
Brown County, City of Green Bay, Green Bay Packaging, NEW Water. Unique circular reclaimed water system online at Green Bay Packaging Paper Mill.
10:31am
Milwaukee County Sups. Taylor, Clancy. Thank Residents for Supporting Funding Human Needs in County Budget
9:54am
Milwaukee Ald. Coggs. A well-deserved place of honor for Vel R. Phillips
9:53am
MCTS. Launches New Mobile Meet Ups Program
9:05am
Outagamie County Exec. Nelson Outagamie Board adopts Nelson budget

Congress

2:52pm
U.S. Sen. Johnson Announces Mobile Office Hours
2:49pm
Edge Dairy Farmer Cooperative Dairy group stresses farm-level model in potential USDA sustainability program
1:14pm
Family Friendly Wisconsin. Applauds inclusion of paid leave in Build Back Better Act.
1:13pm
U.S. Sen. Baldwin. And Braun introduce bipartisan legislation to crack down on anti-competitive practices in health care
9:16am
U.S. Sen. Baldwin. Introduces Legislation to Address Supply Chain Disruptions and Support Made In America Production

Tuesday November 2, 2021

Governor

2:42pm
All On The Line. Statement on PMC’s Release of Final Maps
12:06pm
Fair Elections Project. Statement on final People's Maps Commission maps.
9:07am
Gov. Evers. And Legislature Presented Maps Prepared by Nonpartisan Redistricting Commission
9:02am
People's Maps Commission. Releases final fair maps to Governor Evers.
9:00am
Gov. Evers Joins OCI and DHS to Encourage Wisconsinites to Sign Up for Health Coverage During Open Enrollment
9:00am
Gov. Evers And U.S. Sen. Baldwin, DHS Secretary Timberlake: Build Back Better by Ensuring Every Wisconsinite Has Access to Affordable Healthcare

Legislative

4:36pm
Sen. Agard. Elected SCERB Vice-Chair.
2:38pm
Rep. Stubbs. Statement on SCERB Approval of Vel Phillips Statue
2:00pm
Rep. Behnke. Calls for Meagan Wolfe to resign.
9:09am
Sen. Agard. Applauds AG Kaul's Safer Wisconsin legislative package.

State Agencies

3:40pm
DATCP. Domke and Smith Join DATCP as Directors in the Division of Trade and Consumer Protection
3:39pm
Wisconsin National Guard. Covington promoted to brigadier general
3:08pm
OCI. Administrative Actions October 2021.
2:37pm
Common Cause in Wisconsin. Ongoing Baseless and Misguided Partisan Attacks on the Integrity of the 2020 Election in Wisconsin Undermine Democracy
1:59pm
Edvest College Savings Plan. Named a Best in Class 529 Plan by Morningstar
11:09am
DNR Smallmouth Bass In Door County Waters Test Positive For Largemouth Bass Virus
9:00am
Nate's Mission Survivors call on Attorney General Kaul to investigate clergy sexual abuse at Indian residential schools as part of his Clergy and Faith Leader Abuse initiative

Economy/Business

11:51am
WMC. Wisconsin Concludes Month-Long Celebration of Manufacturing
9:00am
WEC Energy Group Reports third-quarter results

Statewide

9:15am
Wisconsin Family and Caregiver Support Alliance, Wisconsin Aging Advocacy Network, Survival Coalition. November is Family Caregiver Month: It's time to fight the invisible epidemic.

Education

11:09am
UW-Stout McNair Scholars Program provides first-generation students resources for greater opportunities

Local

3:09pm
Milwaukee Ald. Zamarripa. Milwaukee County Board Redistricting Map Detrimental to Latino Community
11:35am
United Way of Dane County. HealthConnect is here to help Dane County residents pay for healthcare.

Congress

12:56pm
U.S. Sen. Baldwin. Opposes Bloom Nomination to a New Term on USPS Board
11:09am
U.S. Sen. Baldwin And Johnson Introduce NDAA Amendment to Increase Funding for Army Vehicles Produced in Oshkosh
9:11am
U.S. Rep. Gallagher. Biden's Immigration Policies Make No Sense
9:00am
U.S. Rep. Grothman In Response to Increase in Overdose Deaths in Wisconsin, Grothman Introduces the Fentanyl Penalties Parity Act

Monday November 1, 2021

Legislative

3:21pm
Sen. Smith. Responds to GOP’s Ongoing Accusations of Voter Fraud during 2020 Election
2:49pm
Rep. Loudenbeck. Statement on historic vote approving Vel Phillips statue.
1:59pm
Leg. Council. Memo requested by Sen. Bernier regarding presidential election decertification.
1:27pm
Wisconsin Democracy Campaign. Vos Confesses at Redistricting Hearing
12:25pm
Rep. Thiesfeldt. Election laws violated in Wisconsin.
11:36am
Rep. Callahan. Calls for resignation of Meagan Wolfe.
11:34am
Sen. Roys, Rep. Emerson. The Building Families Act LRB-2180 Fact Sheet.
11:30am
AG Kaul Announces $115 Million Safer Wisconsin Legislative Package

State Agencies

4:55pm
PSC. Accepting applications for the 2021 Energy Innovation Grant Program.
3:18pm
DATCP. Awarded $500,000 Grant to Strengthen Stress Management Resources for Wisconsin Farmers
3:18pm
DATCP. Meat Processor Grant Application Period Open through January 14
1:51pm
DATCP. Announces Details for Wisconsin Farm Support Program
1:48pm
DMA. Public asked to provide ornaments for holiday tree honoring troops
11:35am
League of Women Voters of Wisconsin. Statement on Racine Voter fraud investigations.
11:30am
DNR Hunters Encouraged To Participate In DNR's Deer Donation Program
9:01am
DATCP Registration Open until February 1 to Receive Landscape Pesticide Advance Notices
9:01am
DATCP Keep Your Kids Safe Newsletter November 2021
9:01am
Wisconsin National Guard Her mother’s wingman

Economy/Business

11:39am
ATC, ITC, Dairyland Power Cooperative. Construction initiates in Wisconsin for Cardinal-Hickory Creek
Transmission Line Project

Statewide

12:40pm
A Better Wisconsin Together. November 1 is Election Hero Day: A Time to Say ‘Thank You’ to Election Officials and Volunteers for Protecting Our Freedom to Vote

Courts

4:56pm
Wisconsin Supreme Court. Accepts four new cases.
9:01am
Wisconsin Supreme Court Calendar and Case Synopses

Education

4:54pm
WAICU. Higher education leader will retire after 30+ years. Board/Council/Commission Memberships
2:52pm
UW-Stout. Donation by Green Bay Packaging boosts packaging program
1:47pm
UW-Eau Claire. Tip top idea: Hibbard Hall studios to be renamed Henry Lippold Broadcast Suite
1:26pm
Wisconsin Rural Schools Alliance. Presents Annual Rural Awards
9:01am
UW-Stout Veterans Club holding new and like new clothing drive for Afghan refugees at Fort McCoy

Local

4:42pm
City of Madison. Deadline for Nominations for the Jeffrey Clay Erlanger Civility in Public Discourse Award Extended to November 12
2:52pm
Milwaukee Fire and Police Commission. To vote on the appointment of Acting Chief Jeffrey Norman to the position of Chief of Police of the Milwaukee Police Department on November 4.
12:35pm
Public Health Madison & Dane County. Face Covering Emergency Order Extension
11:37am
Kewaunee County Land & Water Conservation Offers FREE well testing in November for private well owners.

Congress

1:49pm
U.S. Rep. Gallagher. No American Should Lobby on Behalf of a Genocidal Regime

 

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