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Redistricting:
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People's Maps Commission: Refined Assembly 1, Refined Assembly 2, Refined Senate 1, Refined Senate 2
SB-621/AB-624: Legislative resdistricting
SB-622/AB-625: Congressional redistricting

Friday October 22, 2021 - Updated 4:35pm

Legislative

4:23pm
Sen. Stroebel. Nonpartisan audit shows election law reform needed.
4:11pm
Milwaukee County Clerk Christenson. State Legislative Audit Bureau's audit report proves elections are accurate and secure.
3:15pm
Sen. Bernier. Reacts to LAB audit of November 2020 election.
2:20pm
Sen. Darling. Non-partisan Audit Shows Governor Evers Vetoed Needed Reforms
1:55pm
Speaker Vos. LAB audit highlights major issues in November election administration.
1:54pm
Wisconsin Democracy Campaign. LAB Hatchet Job on Wisconsin Elections Commission
1:32pm
Wisconsin Elections Commission. Initial Response to the Legislative Audit Bureau’s Report on the 2020 General Election
1:14pm
DWD. BLS Releases State Level Job Opening and Labor Turnover Survey Data
12:21pm
Rep. Hintz. Statement on Legislative Audit Bureau report.
12:21pm
Joint Audit Committee Democrats. Joint Audit Committee Democrats react to 2020 eleciton audit.
12:18pm
Rep. Steineke. Nonpartisan audit finds state Elections Commission skirts laws.
11:38am
Common Sense Wisconsin. Responds to nonpartisan Legislative Audit Bureau review of the 2020 election
11:13am
Joint Audit Co-Chairs Cowles, Kerkman. Elections administration audit released.
10:46am
LAB. Report 21-19: Elections Administration.
10:17am
Rep. Myers. Introduces "Safe Roads Save Lives Act."
10:14am
Sen. Marklein Column: Counting kids
9:01am
Sen. Darling, Rep. Kurtz. Koreen’s Law Puts Patients First
9:00am
Sen. Taylor Death of Major Harris

State Agencies

2:20pm
DHS. Wisconsin to Offer COVID-19 Moderna and Johnson & Johnson Vaccine Booster Doses
12:20pm
DNR. Invites The Public To A Day Of Discovery
10:41am
AG Kaul. Joins Coalition Urging FDA to Accelerate Actions to Protect Children From Toxic Metals in Baby Food
10:14am
Wisconsin National Guard Units rehearse combat management in large-scale exercise
9:00am
DNR To Host Virtual Public Meeting On Special Well Casing Depth Area & TCE Contamination Oct. 27
9:00am
DWD Mark Reihl to Retire from UI Division Administrator Role, DWD

Statewide

11:05am
AARP Wisconsin. Survey: Voters express widespread support for legislation to make it easier to save for retirement

Courts

11:12am
Wisconsin Supreme Court. OLR v. Jean M. Robinson.

Education

2:05pm
UW-Eau Claire. Professional mycologist to speak about unique mushrooms of northwestern Wisconsin
9:00am
UW-Eau Claire Celebrating first-generation college students on Nov. 8
9:00am
UW-Stevens Point Reaches 70% threshold for student vaccinations
9:00am
UW-Stout Lor receives October University Staff Appreciation Award
8:59am
UW-River Falls Stage and Screen Arts streams “Mary Frankenstein”

Local

4:35pm
Milwaukee County Sup. Martin. Mourns Major Harris, Commends Community’s Search Efforts
3:07pm
City of Madison. The City Concludes Final Vision Zero Speed Reduction Project for 2021
9:00am
Milwaukee Council President Johnson Statement on the death of missing three-year-old Major Harris
9:00am
Milwaukee County Sheriff Lucas Statement Concerning the Recovery of the Body of Three-Year-Old Major Harris

Congress

1:32pm
U.S. Rep. Gallagher Why Is Our Government Covering for CCP on Wuhan?
1:32pm
U.S. Sen. Johnson Joins Sen. Scott, Colleagues to Introduce Bill Blocking Democrats’ IRS Snooping Proposal
1:32pm
U.S. Sens. Johnson, Toomey Call on GAO to Immediately Withdraw Global Warming Report
12:31pm
U.S. Rep. Fitzgerald. WATCH: Rep. Fitzgerald Questions AG Merrick Garland at Judiciary Committee Hearing
9:00am
U.S. Rep. Steil Leads Letter Demanding Answers From the Biden Administration for Sanctions Lifted on Iranian Ballistic Missile Producers
9:00am
U.S. Sen. Johnson At Border Crisis Roundtable: This Administration Needs to Be Held Accountable, Democrats Must Hold Hearing on Worsening Border Crisis

Thursday October 21, 2021

Governor

11:03am
DOA. Governor Evers and Sec. Joel Brennan Visit Kewaunee County to Mark “Imagine a Day Without Water”
9:01am
WMC. Business Community Calls on Gov. Evers to Launch Talent Attraction Campaign

Legislative

4:36pm
Wisconsin Health Care Organizations. Coalition Supports Legislation to Stop White Bagging
4:23pm
Sen. Larson. GOP members of JCRAR show contempt for LGBTQIA+ community with vote to block medical care for transgender patients
1:28pm
Common Cause in Wisconsin. Republicans Release Their Partisan Gerrymandered State Legislative and Congressional Voting Maps
12:36pm
Rep. Dittrich. To Honor Chief Bradley Bowen as First Responder of the Year
12:31pm
Rep. Loudenbeck. Names 2021 First Responder of the Year
11:55am
Rep. Swearingen. Chief Eric Johnson to Receive First Responder of the Year Award
11:46am
Rep. Kurtz. Statement on Public Service Commission Approval of a Broadband Access Grant for Necedah
9:50am
Wisconsin Democracy Campaign. Wisconsin needs birth equity.
9:03am
Wisconsin Democracy Campaign. Stop the GOP Re-Rigging of Our Maps
9:02am
Rep. Hintz. Statement on Republican maps.
8:59am
Fair Elections Project Statement on GOP-Introduced Legislative Maps

State Agencies

3:51pm
DOA. Wisconsin Awarded $1 Million Grant to Develop Plan for Electric Vehicle Adoption
3:17pm
DNR. Confirms Epizootic Hemorrhagic Disease
In Juneau County Deer
3:16pm
DATCP. Public Comments due October 28 for Avipel® Registration
2:07pm
DNR. Seeking Public Comments On Proposed Snowmobile Trail Designation Within Flambeau River State Forest
1:26pm
DOC. Aims to ensure safe trick-or-treating through home visits.
1:25pm
DNR Aware Of Elk Reported In Southern Wisconsin
12:09pm
DWD. BLS Data: Wisconsin's Unemployment Rate Remains 3.9 percent in September; Labor Force Participation Rate Increases
11:56am
Wisconsin National Guard. Partnership with Papua New Guinea continues to blossom
10:14am
DNR. Joins Stoughton Utilities For National Imagine A Day Without Water To Celebrate The Removal Of The Last Lead Service Line In The City Of Stoughton
9:07am
OCI. Wisconsin Commissioner of Insurance Protects Consumers and Holds Former Insurance Agent Accountable
9:00am
PSC. Recognizes seventh annual "Imagine a Day Without Water"
8:59am
DOJ Dane County Man Charged with Sexual Assault in Connection with Backlogged Kit

Economy/Business

2:06pm
New North. President/CEO Barb LaMue elected to leadership role with IEDC
1:25pm
WMC Promotes Mallory Wipperman to Director of Membership
12:37pm
Wisconsin Technology Council. Early Stage panels feature sage advice for entrepreneurs at 2021 Early Stage Symposium
11:54am
Wisconsin Sustainable Business Council. 14th annual conference announced.
8:59am
Wisconsin Technology Council Guest column: Growing tech talent in Wisconsin requires investment in current workforce

Statewide

9:00am
River Alliance of Wisconsin Imagine a Wisconsin Without Nitrate Contamination

Education

3:12pm
Marquette University. Engineering professor partners with NSF center for phosphorus sustainability
1:27pm
UW System. UW-Stevens Point, UW-Green Bay reach 70% threshold for student vaccinations.
1:25pm
UW-Green Bay Hits 70% threshold for student vaccinations
12:38pm
UW-Whitewater. Tommy Thompson to visit UW-Whitewater on Oct. 27 as campus celebrates vaccination success
12:26pm
UW-Stout. Civil liberties are focus of Gallery 209 student exhibition through Oct. 29
10:22am
UW-Eau Claire. Foundation receives $10 million gift.
10:07am
UW-Stout. Applied science alum accidentally created first new blue pigment in more than 240 years
9:50am
UW-Madison. Kyle Cranmer chosen to lead American Family Insurance Data Science Institute

Local

1:29pm
Dane County Exec. Parisi. Dane County Awards $105,000 for 2021 Partners in Equity – Racial Equity & Social Justice Grant Recipients to Seven Organizations
10:08am
Dane County Exec. Parisi. Dane County Receives National Recognition for Website Redesign Project
8:59am
Milwaukee County Sup. Haas Will End Decade-Long Tenure on Milwaukee County Board in Apri
8:59am
Wisconsin Policy Forum Madison City Budget Preserves Services, Launches New Initiatives with Minimal Tax Hike

Congress

3:27pm
U.S. Sen. Johnson. For The Washington Times: Why is Questioning COVID-19 Groupthink Considered Dangerous?
3:24pm
Wisconsin Environment. Wisconsin groups call on Congress to invest in bold climate solutions and vote for the Build Back Better Act
2:07pm
U.S. Sens. Baldwin, Brown. Lead Colleagues in Urging USTR to Support American PPE Production by Ending Tariff Exclusions for PPE From China
11:56am
U.S. Sen. Baldwin. Works to Secure More Than $176 Million for Wisconsin in Senate Appropriations Package
8:59am
U.S. Sens. Johnson, Lee And Rep. Biggs Lead Colleagues in Submitting Public Comment on Biden’s Proposed Open Border Regulation