Thursday June 30, 2022 - Updated 4:08pm

Legislative

11:59am
Sen. Cowles, Rep. Macco.  Audit Recommends Improvements for SWIB

State Agencies

2:26pm
DOT. Governor Evers welcomes 37 new Wisconsin State Patrol troopers
1:31pm
DATCP, WEDC. Announce Agribusinesses Receiving 2022 International Market AccessGrants
12:11pm
OCI. Consumer Alert, June 30, 2022, Talcott Resolution Life and Annuity Insurance Company Assumes Certain Block of Business from Time Insurance Company
12:00pm
Lower Wisconsin State Riverway Board.  To meet in Muscoda.
11:57am
DNR. Boat Sober, Wear Your Life Jacket This Holiday Weekend
11:56am
DOJ. Announces $65,000 Settlement with Emerald Sky Dairy to Resolve Violations of Wisconsin's Wastewater Laws
9:42am
ETF. Board Approves Contribution Rates for 2023
9:42am
DNR. Keep Fireworks Out Of State Parks & Forests
9:41am
DWD. Announces $2 Million in Wisconsin Fast Forward Worker Training Grants
9:39am
ETF. Latest investment performance.

Economy/Business

3:27pm
Starbucks Workers United.  Madison Starbucks Workers Win Union Vote, Elect Workers United

Courts

12:08pm
District IV Court of Appeals. State v. Kevin Carr.
12:07pm
District II Court of Appeals. State v. Sergio Moises Ochoa.
12:06pm
District II Court of Appeals. Kathleen A. Schabelski v. Nova Casualty Company.
12:05pm
Sen. Larson.  Reacts to SCOTUS ruling on EPA’s power to fight climate change
12:04pm
Wisconsin Conservation Voters. Condemns Supreme Court decision on West Virginia v. EPA case
12:03pm
Wisconsin Environment. Supreme Court hamstrings EPA’s ability to tackle climate change
12:02pm
U.S. Sen. Baldwin. Statement on U.S. Supreme Court’s Decision in West Virginia v. EPA
11:58am
Dane County Exec. Parisi. Statement on U.S. Supreme Court Curbing EPA’s Ability to Combat Climate Change
11:55am
WMC. Statement on Supreme Court Ruling Reining in the EPA
10:24am
Clean Wisconsin. U.S. Supreme Court Limits EPA Ability to Fight Climate Crisis
9:38am
Wisconsin Supreme Court. Wisconsin Property Tax Consultants v. DOR.
9:37am
Wisconsin Supreme Court. Friends of the Black River Forest v. Kohler Company.

Education

4:08pm
UW-River Falls. Hukai named interim dean of two colleges at UW-River Falls, potential merger in works

Local

2:27pm
Kewaunee County. Visitors Fuel Double-Digit Tourism Growth
12:05pm
Milwaukee County Exec. Crowley.  “I will always stand up to defend our community from hate, discrimination, and violence.”
12:00pm
City of Madison. Sponsors Free Bus Passes for MMSD Youth Again this Summer
9:40am
Milwaukee County Exec. Crowley. Statement.

Congress

3:14pm
U.S. Rep. Pocan. 15 Earmarks Passed by Committee
1:31pm
U.S. Rep. Gallagher. Announces Grants That Help Local Law Enforcement Address Crime from Illegal Immigrants
11:57am
A Better Wisconsin Together. Commemorating the Swearing-in of Justice Ketanji Brown Jackson to the U.S. Supreme Court
11:55am
U.S. Rep Tiffany. Introduces Legislation to Rename Two Local Post Offices After American Heroes
9:43am
U.S. Sens. Johnson, Grassley. The White House Has Failed to Explain Whether Joe Biden Continues to Use Non-Government Email for Official Business

Wednesday June 29, 2022

Governor

2:50pm
Gov. Evers. Announces $23.3 Million to Support Early Childhood Education, Reduce Barriers to Workers Entering the Workforce
11:54am
Gov. Evers. Announces $9.7 Million in Workforce Innovation Grants to Support Long-Term Solutions to State’s Workforce Challenges
10:16am
Pro-Life Wisconsin. Denounces AG Kaul’s Lawsuit to Overturn Wisconsin’s 1849 Abortion Ban
10:13am
Wisconsin Family Action. To Evers and Kaul: Do your job!

Legislative

2:49pm
Sen. Marklein.  Column: The Battle for Better Broadband Continues
9:23am
LAB. Report 22-8: State of Wisconsin Investment Board

State Agencies

3:51pm
WEDC. Mayville business unveils improvements after winning Main Street Makeover contest
1:32pm
A Better Wisconsin Together. The MAGA Effect: Wisconsin Republican Says It’s ‘Unwise’ to Acknowledge the Truth, Donald Trump Lost 2020 Election
11:36am
Sen. Agard.  Stands with Attorney General Kaul to Celebrate Implementation of Sexual Assault Kit Legislation
11:35am
DOJ. Celebrates Implementation of Sexual Assault Kit Legislation
9:23am
Wisconsin National Guard. Air Guard unit marks diamond anniversary
8:47am
OCI. Bulletin, June 29, 2022, Best Interest Law (2021 Wis. Act 260)

Economy/Business

11:32am
WMC. Reforms Needed to Bring Down Wisconsin’s 4th Highest Hospital Prices in the Country

Statewide

9:22am
AARP Wisconsin. Awards grants to 5 Wisconsin organizations as part of a nationwide program to make cities more livable

Courts

3:50pm
Sen. Kapenga.  Statement on Wisconsin Supreme Court Decision Concerning Gubernatorial Appointments
1:33pm
Clean Wisconsin. Prehn’s Continued Abuse of Power Puts Wisconsin Families at Risk
11:31am
AG Kaul. Statement on Wisconsin Supreme Court Decision in Kaul v. Prehn
11:31am
Sen. Agard.  Fred Prehn Must Go
11:30am
Gov. Evers. Releases Statement Regarding Wisconsin Supreme Court Decision in Prehn
9:21am
Wisconsin Supreme Court. State v. Frederick Prehn.
9:20am
Wisconsin Supreme Court. State v. X.S.

Education

2:50pm
Wisconsin Institute for Law & Liberty. Oconomowoc Schools Drop Legal Threat Aimed At Local Parent After WILL Response
8:47am
Wauwatosa School District.  Names Director of Data Quality + Analytics and Principal at Whitman Middle School

Local

2:51pm
City of Madison. Hiring Crossing Guards
1:34pm
Milwaukee County Exec. Crowley.  Signs $21.9 Million in Fiscal Health Challenge Initiatives
8:48am
Wisconsin Conservation Voters. Green Bay Common Council votes for expanded early voting hours – a triumph for voting freedoms

Tuesday June 28, 2022

Governor

4:46pm
Wisconsin Right to Life. Condemns Attorney General’s Lawsuit Against Wisconsin’s 1849 Abortion Ban
4:45pm
Rep. Allen.  Evers and Kaul Attack Life
4:43pm
Rep. Stubbs. Statement on Action to Challenge Archaic Abortion Ban
4:42pm
Planned Parenthood of Wisconsin. Leaders Applaud AG Josh Kaul’s Challenge to WI Criminal Abortion Ban
4:41pm
Speaker Vos. In Response to Evers’ and Kaul’s Lawsuit on Abortion Ban
4:41pm
Sen. Agard.  Applauds Governor Evers, AG Kaul Challenge to Wisconsin’s 1849 Criminal Abortion Ban
2:44pm
ACLU of Wisconsin. Applauds Challenge to 1849 Wisconsin Abortion Ban
2:42pm
Rep. Shankland.  Commends Governor Evers and Attorney General Kaul for Fighting for Reproductive Freedom
1:46pm
Gov. Evers, AG Kaul. Announce Direct Legal Challenge to Wisconsin’ s 1800s-era Criminal Abortion Ban
10:14am
Gov. Evers. And DFI Announce Collaboration with Financial Fitness Group to Provide New Financial Wellness Program for Wisconsin Residents and Employees

Legislative

10:18am
Sen. Agard.  Statement on the Anniversary of the Stonewall Uprising

State Agencies

2:42pm
DNR. Ride Slow, Ride Sober & Wear Your Safety Equipment This Holiday Weekend
1:47pm
Emergency Management. ReadyWisconsin encourages safe celebrations this Independence Day weekend
1:41pm
DNR. Fox River And Bay Of Green Bay Fish Die Off Reported; DNR Seeking Help From Public
1:30pm
DOT. Celebrate safe driving during Fourth of July weekend travel
10:15am
ETF. Office Closures Observe Independence Day 2022

Courts

2:43pm
Wisconsin Supreme Court.  Accepts three new cases
1:29pm
Rape Crisis Center.  Supports Reproductive Rights for Survivors and All Persons with Uteruses
10:12am
Wisconsin Supreme Court. OLR v. Crystal L. Saltzwadel.

Education

4:45pm
Marquette University., Receives two global CASE Circle of Excellence awards for video marketing
4:44pm
Wauwatosa School District.  School Board Appoints Wauwatosa Resident and District Parent to Vacant Board Seat
1:40pm
UW-River Falls. Upward Bound program garners $1.8 million, five-year grant

Local

4:45pm
Milwaukee Ald. Coggs.  $1 million investment in violence prevention holds promise to be impactful
10:20am
City of Madison. Clerk’s Office Reveals New “I Voted” Stickers

Congress

10:17am
U.S. Sen. Johnson. To DHS Secretary Mayorkas: Do Not Use Taxpayer Dollars to Further Exacerbate the Biden Border Crisis
10:16am
U.S. Sen. Johnson. Joins Sen. Marshall, Colleagues in Legislation to Strengthen School Safety
10:16am
U.S. Sen. Johnson. To CDC: Did Health Agencies Perform Sufficient Surveillance of COVID-19 Vaccine Adverse Events?

Monday June 27, 2022

Governor

4:34pm
Wisconsin Right to Life. Demands that Governor Tony Evers, Attorney General Josh Kaul, and Wisconsin District Attorneys Enforce Wisconsin’s Abortion Ban
1:19pm
Gov. Evers. And Company Leaders Celebrate Opening of Komatsu’s New Milwaukee South Harbor Campus

Legislative

5:38am
Rep. Schraa. Victory for Life

State Agencies

1:24pm
DNR. Seeking Public Comment For Environmental Review Of Village of Arena Safe Drinking Water Loan Program Project
1:23pm
DHS. Wisconsin SeniorCare Program to Cover Vaccines Provided at Pharmacies
1:11pm
Wisconsin National Guard. 105th Cavalry seizes opportunity to train on TOW missiles
1:09pm
DNR. Help stop the spread of invasive species this summer.
1:08pm
DNR. Seeking Public Comments On Central Sand Plains Draft Regional Master Plan

Economy/Business

3:33pm
Wisconsin Cheese Makers Association.  To Launch Dairy Export Resources
3:29pm
Wisconsin Builders Association.   Names Badger Craftsman Award Winners
1:17pm
Impact Association Management.  The National Human Resources Association Names Impact Association Management as AMC
1:14pm
Fox Cities Chamber.   Promotes Broten to Director of Economic Development

Statewide

4:16pm
Dairyland Power Cooperative.  Names General Counsel and Independent Legal Counsel

Courts

1:20pm
Wisconsin Catholic Conference.  Statement of the Wisconsin Catholic Bishops on Dobbs v. Jackson Women's Health Organization.
5:38am
End Domestic Abuse Wisconsin. Expresses Fear That Supreme Court Decision Dobbs v. Jackson Will Have Drastic Consequences for Survivors of Domestic Violence
5:38am
Wisconsin Supreme Court. Appoints three new chief judges; re-appoints two
5:38am
Wisconsin Religious Coalition for Reproductive Choice. Decries SCOTUS Decision Overturning Abortion Rights
5:37am
Wisconsin Supreme Court. Waukesha County judge to chair Committee of Chief Judges

Education

3:34pm
Marquette University.  School of Dentistry researcher receives $1.45M NIH grant to study effects of aging on oral health
1:33pm
UW-River Falls. Student garners broadcast journalism fellowship
1:16pm
UW-Madison. Heather L. Reese named Wisconsin Public Media executive director
1:10pm
UW-Eau Claire. First-of-its-kind study ensures penicillin allergy labels in Blugolds’ medical records are accurate

Local

5:37am
Milwaukee County Sheriff Lucas. Investigation Underway into Apparent Death by Suicide of Occupant at the Milwaukee County Jail

Congress

4:15pm
Edge Dairy Farmer Cooperative.  Unveils milk pricing reform priorities
4:14pm
U.S. Sen. Baldwin. Warner Lead Colleagues in Urging Biden Administration to Support Made in USA Masks, Prevent Future Shortages
3:32pm
U.S. Rep. Grothman. Introduces the Stop WOKE Meals Act
3:31pm
U.S. Sen. Baldwin. President Biden Signs Baldwin Supported Legislation to Extend School and Summer Meals for Kids
1:13pm
U.S. Rep. Baldwin. And Democrats Push Biden for “Bold Action” to Protect Abortion Access in a Post-Roe America

Friday June 24, 2022

Courts

4:45pm
Milwaukee Common Council.  Statement on Supreme Court decision to overturn Roe v. Wade
4:14pm
Milwaukee County Board.  Supervisors Denounce Supreme Court Decision to Overturn Roe v. Wade
4:13pm
DHS. Secretary-designee Karen Timberlake's Statement Regarding U.S. Supreme Court Decision in Dobbs
3:43pm
Rep. Bowen.   Statement on SCOTUS Decision Overturning Roe v. Wade
2:33pm
Rep. Behnke.  Life Wins
1:58pm
Rep. Knodl.  Statement on Dobbs v. Jackson
1:11pm
Rep. Pope.  Statement on SCOTUS Decision to Overturn Roe v. Wade
1:09pm
Kids Forward.  Nineteenth Century Abortion Ban Could Go into Effect if Legislature Fails to Act
12:21pm
Rep. Emerson. Statement on Dobbs v. Jackson
12:19pm
Rep. McGuire.  Statement on Dobbs Decision
12:10pm
U.S. Rep. Steil. Statement on SCOTUS Decision on Dobbs vs. Jackson Case
12:10pm
Rep. Meyers. Reacts to SCOTUS Decision on Dobbs
12:09pm
Rep. Sinicki. Our Future with No Constitutional Right to Privacy
12:08pm
Rep. Edming.  Statement on the Ruling in Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization
12:05pm
Wisconsin Democracy Campaign. “Catastrophic” Decision Overturning Roe
12:05pm
Wisconsin Section of the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists Statement on SCOTUS Decision to Overturn Roe v. Wade
12:03pm
Dane County Exec. Parisi. Statement on U.S. Supreme Court Overturning Roe v. Wade
12:02pm
Rep. Brostoff.  Statement on Dobbs Decision
12:02pm
Rep. Wichgers.  U.S. Supreme Court Overturns Roe v. Wade
12:01pm
Sen. Stroebel.  Abortion Policy Returned to the States. It’s About Time
12:00pm
Sen. Wirch.  Statement on Supreme Court Ruling Overturning Roe v Wade
12:00pm
Sen. Taylor.  Says Congress Must Codify Roe
11:59am
League of Women Voters of Milwaukee County. Joint Statement on SCOTUS Decision Re Dobbs v Jackson Women's Health Center
11:57am
Rep. Gundrum.  A Victory for Life
11:57am
Rep. Sara Rodriguez.  (Updated) Statement on Dobbs v. Jackson
11:56am
Rep. Stubbs. Statement on the Supreme Court’s Decision to Overturn Roe v Wade
11:55am
Rep. Callahan.  Statement on Dobbs v. Jackson Decision
11:54am
Madison Mayor Rhodes-Conway. Statement on the Overturning of Roe vs. Wade
11:54am
Rep. Shankland.  Statement on U.S. Supreme Court Ruling in Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization
11:05am
Sen. Erpenbach.   Statement on Today’s Supreme Court Decision
11:05am
Rep. Subeck.  In Light of SCOTUS Decision on Dobbs, Rep. Lisa Subeck Calls on Legislature toPass Abortion Rights Preservation Act
11:04am
U.S. Rep. Grothman. Statement on Supreme Court’s Landmark Ruling
11:03am
U.S. Rep. Pocan. On SCOTUS Decision Overturning Roe
11:02am
Rep. Allen.  Long Awaited Justice
11:02am
Wisconsin Family Action. Responds to U.S. Supreme Court overturning Roe v. Wade.
11:01am
Rep. Hintz.  Statement on Dobbs decision.
10:28am
Rep. Macco.  Reacts to SCOTUS Abortion Decision
10:27am
Gov. Evers. Releases Statement Regarding U.S. Supreme Court Decision in Dobbs
10:27am
Sen. Bewley.  Statement on Dobbs Decision
10:25am
Wisconsin Medical Society.  Statement on Dobbs Decision
10:24am
Milwaukee County Exec. Crowley.  Statement on Supreme Court Decision to Overturn Roe v. Wade
10:23am
ALEC. Supreme Court Returns Abortion Decision ‘to the people’
10:23am
Rep. Ohnstad.  The Beginning of the Attack on Our Human Rights
10:22am
Sen. Testin.  Dobbs v. Jackson Decision Is a Victory for Life
10:21am
U.S. Sen. Baldwin. Statement on the Supreme Court Overturning Roe and Wisconsin Women Being Taken Back to 1849
10:20am
Sen. Larson.  Statement on SCOTUS Overturning Roe v. Wade
10:18am
Rep. Hesselbein.  Statement on overruling of Roe v. Wade.
10:17am
U.S. Rep. Tiffany. Statement on Dobbs v. Jackson Women's Health Organization Decision
10:16am
Pro-Life Wisconsin. Rejoices in Supreme Court's ruling overturning Roe v. Wade.
10:14am
Speaker Vos.  A Victory for Life
10:14am
For Our Future Wisconsin. Statement on Supreme Court Ruling on Roe v. Wade
10:13am
Sen. Kapenga.  Statement Concerning United States Supreme Court Decision Reversing Roe v. Wade
9:41am
A Better Wisconsin Together. Outraged, Grieving, and Still Pressing On: A Better Wisconsin Together Statements on SCOTUS Abortion Ruling
9:40am
WCASA. Statement on Overturning of Roe
9:39am
Rep. Neubauer.  Reacts to SCOTUS Decision on Dobbs
9:39am
League of Women Voters of Wisconsin. Responds to SCOTUS Abortion Decision
9:37am
ACLU of Wisconsin. Supreme Court Issues Devastating Decision Overturning Roe v. Wade
9:35am
Wisconsin Right to Life. Celebrates the Supreme Court Decision in Dobbs V. Women’s Health Organization
9:35am
Sen. Agard.  Reacts to SCOTUS Decision Overruling Roe v. Wade and Planned Parenthood v. Casey
9:34am
U.S. Rep. Fitzgerald. SCOTUS Dobbs v. Jackson Women's Health Organization
9:33am
Sen. Roys.  Women lose freedom to control their own bodies
9:33am
Sen. LeMahieu.  Life Wins!
9:30am
U.S. Supreme Court. Dobbs v. Jackson Women's Health Organization.

Governor

9:05am
Gov. Evers. Appoints Michael Zell to the Portage County Circuit Court

Legislative

9:32am
LAB. Report 22-7: Wisconsin Lottery.
9:00am
Rep. Knodl.  Calls for Measures to Prevent Mob Violence

State Agencies

3:58pm
DATCP. Farmer Field Days to Take Place This Summer
3:02pm
DATCP. Announces 2022 Export Expansion Grant Recipients
1:10pm
DOA. And Tourism Secretaries Highlight Importance of Creative Economy in Southwest Wisconsin with Local Arts and Culture Tour
12:12pm
WEDC. Grant will create community for veterans
11:00am
Wisconsin Historical Society. Wisconsin Building Commission Approves Release of $4 Million for New History Center

Statewide

12:07pm
Marshfield Clinic Health System. FDA approves weight management drug for Bardet-Biedl Syndrome studied at Marshfield Clinic Health System.
9:04am
Wisconsin Broadcasters Association. Four names added to WBA Hall of Fame

Education

9:31am
UW-Eau Claire. Blugold alumnus and high-fidelity sound expert back in Eau Claire after 35 years

Congress

12:11pm
U.S. Sen. Johnson. Statement on SCOTUS Decision in Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization
9:04am
U.S. Sens. Baldwin, Gillibrand, Warren. Lead 23 Colleagues in Pushing FDA for an Update on Changes to Discriminatory Blood Donation Policies
9:02am
U.S. Sen. Johnson. Votes Against Flawed Gun Legislation
9:02am
U.S. Sen. Johnson. Introduces Resolution Designating July 2022 as National Sarcoma Awareness Month
9:02am
U.S. Sen. Johnson. Joins Sen. Hagerty, Colleagues in Bicameral Joint Statement Calling on Biden Admin to Reverse Plan to Create an Unofficial U.S. Consulate to the Palestinians in Jerusalem
9:01am
U.S. Sen. Baldwin. Votes for Bipartisan Safer Communities Act to Help Save Lives

Thursday June 23, 2022

Governor

2:35pm
Gov. Evers. Announces State Building Commission Approves $71 Million Projects Across Wisconsin
2:34pm
WISCAP.  Receives $4.8 Million Grant from Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation toSupport Increasing Wisconsin’s Nursing Workforce
1:11pm
WTCS. Statement from System President Foy on Governor Evers’ investment in Southwest Tech's workforce innovation
1:03pm
Gov. Evers. Announces More Than $6.6 Million to Support Apprenticeship, Job and Skills Training Projects Across Southwestern, Central Wisconsin

Legislative

3:40pm
Rep. Armstrong. Appointed to WEDC Board
2:22pm
Rep. Stubbs. Statement on the US Supreme Court’s Ruling in NYSR v. Bruen, Superintendent of New York State Police
2:22pm
LRB. A Brief History of Abortion Laws in Wisconsin
1:05pm
Rep. Macco.  Applauds SCOTUS 2A Decisions
1:00pm
Rep. Brandtjen.  The Wisconsin Elections Commission Violates Law; Stonewalls Investigation Leg. Council Memo
12:55pm
Rep. Vining.  On Republicans Gaveling Out of the Special Session to Pass the Abortion Rights Preservation Act
12:54pm
Sen. Taylor.  Calls On AG Kaul to Review Johnson’s Role in Elector Fraud

State Agencies

4:54pm
PSC. Awards $125 Million in Broadband Expansion Grants for 71 Projects
2:23pm
DATCP. Announces 2022 Buy Local, Buy Wisconsin Grant Recipients
1:09pm
Wisconsin Elections Commission.  Memo regarding erroneous mailings to state residents Letter.
12:57pm
ETF. WEA Trust to Exit Group Health Insurance Program
12:53pm
WEDC. Celebrates grand opening of MilliporeSigma Verona expansion

Economy/Business

1:10pm
RENEW Wisconsin.  Statement in response to utility delay of coal plant retirements.
1:02pm
Fox Cities Chamber.  New Leadership Fox Cities 2.0 offers a deeper dive for graduates of the Chamber’s Leadership Fox Cities program

Courts

12:59pm
Wisconsin Supreme Court. State v. Avan Rondell Nimmer.
12:58pm
Wisconsin Supreme Court. Sauk County v. S.A.M.
12:58pm
Wisconsin Supreme Court. Container Life Cycle Management v. DNR.

Education

3:18pm
Marquette University. To participate in Summerfest Tech event June 29
1:04pm
UW-Eau Claire. Honor society chapter wins national award
1:01pm
UW-Stout. University Library awarded for helping to alleviate book famine in Africa

Local

4:14pm
Milwaukee County Board Chairwoman Nicholson.  County Board Adopts Proposal to Fund Roller Skating at Red Arrow Park
4:12pm
Milwaukee County Board Chairwoman Nicholson.  Proposal to Reimagine County Board Committees Adopted by County Board
2:30pm
Milwaukee County Sup. Wasserman.  County Board Unanimously Adopts Resolution Repudiating Discriminatory Covenants
2:07pm
Milwaukee County Sup. Burgelis.  Authors Citations to Honor LGBTQ+ Activists Janice Colby and Don Schwamb
1:06pm
Milwaukee County Sup. Wasserman.  Resolution Funding McKinley Beach Repairs Approved by County Board

Congress

4:11pm
U.S. Rep. Fitzgerald. Co-Leads Justice for American Victims of Terror Act
3:31pm
U.S. Sens. Baldwin, Braun. Defend Made in America Mask Manufacturers, Call on Commerce to Investigate Chinese Mask Dumping
2:09pm
U.S. Rep. Gallagher. Announces Opening of 2022 Congressional App Challenge
1:06pm
U.S. Sen. Baldwin. Supports Introduction of Legislation to Protect Women’s Privacy and Reproductive Health Data
1:03pm
U.S. Sen. Baldwin. Ahead of White House Meeting with Big Oil CEOs, Baldwin Urges Biden to Help Lower Gas Prices
12:52pm
U.S. Rep. Gallagher. NDAA Helps Build More Lethal Fighting Force, Includes Major Wins for Northeast Wisconsin

Wednesday June 22, 2022

Legislative

4:41pm
Rep. Stubbs. Reiterates Need to Protect Abortion Rights
4:40pm
Rep. Sinicki. On Absence of All Republicans for Noon Special Session on Reproductive Rights
4:08pm
State Treasurer Godlewski. Statement after Legislative Republicans fail to act during Governor Evers’s Special Session
4:05pm
Rep. Shelton.  Joins Legislative Democrats, Wisconsinites In Protecting Access to Reproductive Healthcare
4:04pm
Rep. Brooks.   Receives “Municipal Champion” Award
2:56pm
Rep. Baldeh.  Joins Legislative Democrats, Wisconsinites In Protecting Access to Reproductive Healthcare
2:55pm
Rep. Haywood.  Statement on the Governor's Special Session on Reproductive Rights.
2:52pm
Rep. Brostoff.  Statement on Republican Refusal to Repeal Archaic Total Abortion Ban
2:49pm
Wisconsin Right to Life. Applauds the State Legislature for Protecting Life
2:06pm
Gov. Evers. Slams Legislative Republicans for Failing to Protect Reproductive Rights for Wisconsin Families
1:58pm
Rep. Ohnstad.  Republicans Reject Governor Evers’ Call for Special Session
1:57pm
Rep. Snodgrass.  Joins Legislative Democrats, Wisconsinites In Protecting Access to Reproductive Healthcare
1:54pm
Rep. Conley.  Governor Evers’ Special Session to Repeal Wisconsin’s 1849 Abortion Ban
1:52pm
Rep. McGuire.  Statement on Special Session to Secure Reproductive Rights
1:51pm
Rep. Subeck.  Statement on Republican Refusal to Vote on Abortion Ban Repeal
1:51pm
Rep. Sara Rodriguez.  Statement on Governor’s Special Session
1:49pm
Sen. Carpenter.  The Do-Nothing Republican Legislature
1:48pm
Rep. Shankland.  Statement on Special Session on Reproductive Rights
12:53pm
Sen. Bewley.  Senate Republicans refuse to protect Wisconsinites’ reproductive freedom
12:20pm
Sen. Kapenga.  Statement Concerning Abortion Law Special Session
12:19pm
A Better Wisconsin Together. Gavel In, Gavel Out: Legislative Republicans’ Silence on Repealing Abortion Ban is Deafening
11:20am
Joint Finance Co-Chairs Marklein, Born.  Call on DSPS to Use Approved Funds to Improve Services
11:19am
Rep. Neubauer.  Statement on Special Session on Reproductive Rights
10:29am
Sen. Agard.  Republicans Set to Reject Reproductive Rights for Wisconsinites

State Agencies

3:53pm
DATCP. Announces 2021 Specialty Crop Block Grant Recipients
12:18pm
DWD. May Local Employment and Unemployment Data Released
10:27am
DNR.To Co-Host Waterfowl Hunters Expo Aug. 27
9:23am
DNR. Awards Grants To Rural Communities For Recycling Electronics

Economy/Business

1:53pm
Wisconsin Technology Council.  Water tech innovation: A rising tide in the markets? Learn more at July 14 luncheon in Wauwatosa
1:50pm
Wisconsin Laborers' District Council.  Wisconsin Laborers’ Apprenticeship and Training Fund Welcomes Saul Castillo asDirector of Outreach and Equity
9:56am
Fox Cities Chamber.  Fox Cities businesses invited to showcase employment opportunities to college students

Statewide

2:50pm
VFW Department of Wisconsin. Welcomes New State Commander
12:19pm
Wisconsin Farmers Union.  Dairy Together Podcast explores solutions to dairy crisis
9:55am
Dairy Business Association, Edge Dairy Farmer Cooperative.  Dairy Stream podcast: Understanding ESG and why it’s the future of farming
9:23am
Wisconsin Policy Forum. Wisconsin's public sector employment continues to fall.

Courts

12:17pm
Michael Best. Secures Over $100 Million Victory in Monumental Intellectual Property Case
10:26am
Wisconsin Institute for Law & Liberty. Wisconsin Lutheran Sues City of Milwaukee For Unlawful Property Tax Assessment
9:27am
District II Court of Appeals. Doris Beuttler v. Marquardt Management Services.
9:25am
Wisconsin Supreme Court. Great Lakes Excavating v. Dollar Tree Stores.

Education

4:03pm
UW-Platteville. Show your Pioneer pride, get free admission at Summerfest
4:03pm
UW-Platteville. Sherman honored with Outstanding Woman of Color Award
4:02pm
UW-Platteville. Fencl honored with Underkofler Excellence in Teaching Award
4:02pm
UW-Platteville. Schulenburg receives Underkofler Excellence in Teaching Award
4:01pm
UW-Platteville. Pioneers attend National Agri-Marketing Association student competition
1:47pm
Marquette University. New Marquette Law School Poll survey of Wisconsin finds close races in Senate and governor primaries and in November final elections, with enthusiasm for voting gap favoring Republicans
9:56am
UW-Stout. Rehabilitation counseling graduate ‘epitomizes service in her role,’ receives national award

Local

1:59pm
Milwaukee County Sups. Taylor, Clancy, Coggs-Jones.  Decry Recommendation of Rejection for Housing Insecurity, Eviction and Racial Equity Subcommittee
1:09pm
City of Madison. And Partners Announce Plans for Program to Cut Carbon Emissions in Commercial Buildings
10:28am
Downtown Sun Prairie.   To host 2022 Great Race lunch stop tomorrow - June 23

Congress

4:42pm
U.S. Rep. Baldwin. Supports Bipartisan, Bicameral Legislation to Extend School and Summer Meals for Kids
4:05pm
U.S. Rep. Gallagher. Slams Biden's Gas Tax Gimmick
12:03pm
U.S. Rep. Pocan. Introduces Bipartisan National Scenic Trails Parity Act
9:24am
U.S. Sens. Baldwin, Collins; Reps. Morelle, Fitzpatrick. Lead Colleagues in Introducing Legislation to Increase Access to Lifesaving Cancer Screenings

Tuesday June 21, 2022

Governor

3:28pm
WTCS. Statement from System President Foy on Governor Evers’ investment in community safety
3:27pm
Rep. Shankland.  Celebrates $8 Million Grant for Locally-led Forest Industry Workforce Recruitment and Development Initiative
12:47pm
Wisconsin Petroleum Marketers & Convenience Store Association.  Don’t blame retailers for high gasoline prices!
12:45pm
Gov. Evers. Announces $19.5 Million to Support Long-Term Solutions to State’s Workforce Challenges in 22 Counties through Workforce Innovation Grant Program
10:42am
Sen. Agard.  Applauds Governor Evers’ Executive Order to Ban Price Gouging of Gas and Diesel
10:31am
Gov. Evers. Signs Order Prohibiting Gas and Diesel Price Gouging, Urges Federal Government to Act Amid Nationwide Inflation

State Agencies

3:28pm
Wisconsin National Guard. Part of cyber defense exercise
1:30pm
DHS. Recommends COVID-19 Vaccines for Everyone Age 6 Months and Older
10:40am
DOR. Collections, May Fiscal Year 2022
10:38am
Wisconsin Arts Board.  Announces Thirty-Seven Creative Communities Grant Awards
10:37am
DOR. Second payment of ARPA Coronavirus relief funding, totaling over $205 million, distributed to more than 1,800 communities

Economy/Business

11:33am
Wisconsin LGBT Chamber of Commerce. MilliporeSigma is newest Gold Member

Courts

10:35am
Wisconsin Supreme Court. State v. Ryan Hugh Mulhern.
10:35am
Wisconsin Supreme Court. State v. Donald P. Coughlin.

Education

4:23pm
UW-Stout. Senior Kuchta finishes in style studying, interning in Italy and winning competition
3:25pm
UW-Stout. Upward Bound students experience STEM fields during campus workshops
10:39am
UW-Eau Claire. Chancellor takes action to solve problem for Blugold studying in Italy this summer
10:39am
DPI. Department will hold public hearing on proposed rule related to educator preparation programs and licensing revisions
10:36am
UW-Madison. UW scientist wins Blue Planet Prize
10:33am
UW-Madison. Erin Silva named endowed chair in organic agriculture and outreach
10:32am
UW-River Falls. School counseling alum named Bush Foundation Fellow

Local

1:31pm
City of Madison. Launches Guaranteed Income Research Program to Support Low-Income Families
12:17pm
Dane County Exec. Parisi. And Alliant Energy, & SunVest Solar Kick Off Construction of Solar Farm to Make Dane County 100% Renewable
11:34am
Public Health Madison & Dane County. Stay Cool, Hydrated & Connected: Heat Advisory Issued in Dane County

Congress

5:00pm
U.S. Rep. Fitzgerald. Passage of H.R. 7072 Non-Disclosure Order (NDO) Fairness Act
3:27pm
U.S. Rep. Pocan. 21st Century President Act Passes House
2:07pm
WMC. To President Biden: Energy Costs & Reliability Threatening Manufacturing Industry
10:34am
U.S. Rep. Gallagher. ICYMI: Gallagher Presents Suring American Legion Post 283 With Entry in Congressional Record

Monday June 20, 2022

Governor

12:12pm
Sen. Wirch.   Thanks Evers for New Investment in Racine Public Safety
12:08pm
Gov. Evers. Allocates Nearly $800,000 for Community Safety Initiatives in the City of Racine

Legislative

12:04pm
Boys & Girls Clubs of Wisconsin. Amy Loudenbeck Recognized as State Champion for Children
9:36am
Rep. Stubbs. Statement on Juneteenth 2022

State Agencies

3:01pm
State Treasurer Godlewski. BCPL Chair, announces over $24 million in support of Community Projects so far in 2022
2:26pm
DOJ. Jury Finds Waterford Man Guilty in Civil Storm Water Case
2:23pm
DWD. And WHEDA Host Pride Month Panel Featuring David Clarenbach
2:22pm
Wisconsin Lottery. Launches Living Lucky with Luke Combs Scratch Ticket with Bonus Drawing
12:11pm
DOJ. Announces Mallinckrodt to Pay $230 Million Agreement in Underpayment of Medicaid Drug Rebates Lawsuit
12:07pm
DNR. Give Butterflies, Bees And Other Pollinators A Lift During Pollinator Week, June 20-26
12:06pm
DATCP. Lifts State Order Prohibiting Poultry at Live Events
9:36am
DATCP. Langlade County Deer Farm Depopulated Due to CWD
9:36am
DNR. Be Bear Aware: Encounters Increase During Summer
9:36am
DOT. Governor Evers announces new Rustic Road guide, featuring 123 routes
9:36am
DHS. Secretary-designee Karen Timberlake’s Statement on CDC’s COVID-19 Pediatric Vaccine Recommendations and Expansion to Children Under Age 5

Economy/Business

3:18pm
Forward Janesville.  Releases Janesville Community Dashboard
12:05pm
WRA.  May 2022 Home Sales Report.

Education

2:28pm
UW-Stout. Inaugural DesignWisconsin event showcases state companies, industrial design
2:27pm
Marquette University. Engineering professor receives $4.2 million Department of Energy grant for methane-reduction technology
2:21pm
UW-Madison. Call for Proposals: UW–Madison Diversity Forum 2022
12:09pm
UW-Eau Claire. Lifting as we climb: Blugold alum creates endowed scholarship for LGBTQ+ students
12:06pm
UW-River Falls. To relaunch three semester-length education abroad programs

Local

9:36am
Hunger Task Force. Offers Support to Families Seeking Emergency FoodShare Benefit Replacement Assistance
9:36am
Milwaukee County Sup. Burgelis. To Host Neighborhood Walk with Local Elected Officials

Congress

2:25pm
Dairy Business Innovation Alliance.  WCMA, CDR Cheer USDA Announcement of $20M in Supplemental Fundingfor Dairy Business Innovation Alliance to Expand Services
2:24pm
U.S. Sen. Baldwin. Joins USDA to Announce $80 Million Investment in Dairy Business Innovation Initiatives
12:09pm
U.S. Rep. Steil. Ranking Member Steil: We Must Secure Our Southern Border

Friday June 17, 2022

Legislative

11:22am
A Better Wisconsin Together. Republican Politicians Attend NRA Convention Instead of Addressing Common Sense Gun Law

State Agencies

11:58am
DOJ. UPDATE: Officer Involved Critical Incident Investigation in Oconto County, Wis.
11:19am
DNR. ATV/UTV Riders: Think Smart Before You Start This Summer
10:28am
WEDC. City of Hartford receives $159,000 state grant to support redevelopment of historic riverfront building
9:21am
DHS. Replacement Benefits Available to FoodShare Members Affected by Recent Storms
9:17am
DNR. Go Wild Customer Dashboard Receives Two Awards For Digital Excellence

Economy/Business

9:22am
Wisconsin Sustainable Business Council.   Announces Sustainable Leadership Series

Education

9:19am
Wisconsin Institute for Law & Liberty. Oconomowoc Schools Issue Legal Threat to Parent for Criticizing Age-Inappropriate Material in Classroom
9:16am
UW-Eau Claire. Madison Scouts Drum and Bugle Corps returns to UW-Eau Claire for summer training

Local

12:27pm
Brown County Port & Resource Recovery. A Solid Month for Port of Green Bay Shipping

Congress

11:20am
U.S. Sen. Baldwin. Joins 32 Colleagues Pushing for Extension of Meal Waivers to Feed Hungry Kids Ahead of Benefit Expiration
10:27am
U.S. Rep. Gallagher. And Grothman Introduce Bipartisan Hmong Congressional Gold Medal Act

Thursday June 16, 2022

State Agencies

4:32pm
DWD. Receives $3 Million Unemployment Insurance Navigator Grant
2:22pm
DOA. City of De Pere Receives More than $200,000 for New Mobile EMS Unit
1:56pm
DWD. BLS Data: Wisconsin Sets Record for Total Number of People Employed
1:56pm
Emergency Management. Incident Report #1 – June 2022 Tornadoes and Thunderstorms
1:53pm
OCI. Wisconsin Insurance Commissioner Shares Tips for Consumers Filing Claims after Storm Damage
1:51pm
DOJ. Office of School Safety Launches Critical Incident Response Team Program
1:50pm
DNR. Drawdown Aims To Improve Waterfowl Habitat At French Creek Wildlife Area
1:49pm
DATCP. Reynold's Pasty Shop Issues Class I Recall of Packaged Pasties
8:02am
Thomas More Society. Voters Charge Wisconsin Election Commission Administrator with Dereliction of Duty

Economy/Business

1:55pm
Alliant Energy. Hollandale residents to get faster internet speeds

Statewide

1:54pm
Impact Association Management.  The Wisconsin Brewers Guild Names Impact Association Management as AMC

Education

2:23pm
Marquette University. Biomedical sciences professor receives $1.8M grant to study sex differences in brain mechanisms of seasonality

Local

1:57pm
Milwaukee County Sup. Wasserman.  Finance Committee Unanimously Recommends Wasserman Resolution to Repair McKinley Beach
8:02am
City of Sun Prairie. Branding Survey available for all to take!

Congress

4:11pm
U.S. Sen. Baldwin. And Colleagues Urge DHS, FBI to Notify State and Local Law Enforcement of Rising Threats Against Election Workers
3:33pm
U.S. Rep. Grothman. Leads Wisconsin Delegation on Bipartisan Hmong Congressional Gold Medal Act
1:58pm
U.S. Sen. Baldwin. Votes to Deliver Earned Health Care and Benefits for Toxic-Exposed Veterans
8:02am
U.S. Rep. Grothman. Bipartisan Air America Act Passes Unanimously Through Senate

Wednesday June 15, 2022

Legislative

12:41pm
Sen. Agard.  Responds to Proposed PFAS Standards, More Action Needed
8:18am
Sen. Marklein.  Column: A Meeting of Fiscal Minds

State Agencies

1:55pm
DNR. Partners With Operation Fresh Start For Hands-On Job Training
1:12pm
WEDC. City of Medford receives $86,900 state grant to support redevelopment of downtown building
1:11pm
DOT. Pavement buckles rise with summer temperatures
12:42pm
DATCP. Recommends Consumers Use Caution When Contracting for Storm Damage Repairs
12:40pm
Clean Wisconsin. Wisconsin gets first ever standards for PFAS as EPA warns the “forever chemicals” pose far greater risk than once thought
8:20am
DFI. Recognizes World Elder Abuse Awareness Day by Sharing Tips to Reduce theRisk of Financial Exploitation

Statewide

10:53am
Wisconsin Policy Forum. Wisconsin Town Budgets Relying More on Local Property Taxes, Borrowing

Courts

10:10am
District II Court of Appeals. State v. Gerald P. Mitchell.
10:09am
District II Court of Appeals. State v. Catti J. Meisenhelder.
10:09am
District II Court of Appeals. State v. Junior L. Williams-Holmes.
9:31am
Wisconsin Supreme Court. State v. Valiant M. Green.

Education

1:11pm
UW-River Falls. Dairy Innovation Hub researches potential new uses for milk ingredients and byproducts
11:34am
Marquette University. Marquette Law School Poll to release new results on statewide topics during in-person program June 22

Local

12:40pm
Milwaukee County Sup. Coggs-Jones.  Announces Appointments to Key Task Force and Board
8:22am
Waukesha County Parks and Land Use.  Waukesha County Park System to celebrate grand opening of Discovery Trail at Retzer Nature Center.

Congress

8:21am
U.S. Sen. Johnson. And HSGAC Republicans Demand Hearing on Disinformation Governance Board
8:20am
U.S. Sen. Johnson. Milwaukee VAMC Data Shows the Ineffectiveness of Biden Vaccine Mandate

Tuesday June 14, 2022

Governor

9:27am
Wisconsin Conservation Voters. Gov. Evers leads on adoption of first-ever statewide PFAS protections

State Agencies

4:03pm
DOT. Governor Evers announces $400,000 TEA grant for Pleasant Prairie manufacturing
1:21pm
DOA. New Webinar Series to Support Wisconsin Small Business Owners
1:16pm
DWD. And DATCP Secretaries Tour Farms Assisted By DVR Program
1:14pm
Wisconsin Arts Board.  Announces FY23 Folk Arts Apprenticeship Award Recipients
11:22am
DNR. Accepting Applications For Fall Deer At Sandhill Wildlife Area
11:05am
DNR. Summer Issue Of Wisconsin Natural Resources Magazine Available Now
11:04am
Wisconsin National Guard. Bearing the spirit of the nation’s flag, Army
11:03am
OCI. Wisconsin Insurance Commissioner Shares Tips for Consumers Filing Claims after Storm Damage
10:59am
DOT. Offers live video feeds of Wisconsin highways on 511wi.gov
9:28am
DNR. Northern Zone Smallmouth Bass Season Starts June 18

Economy/Business

2:37pm
WMC. Producer-Side Inflation Hits Double Digits for Sixth Straight Month
1:15pm
Greater Madison Chamber of Commerce.  Accepting Applications for Ninth Annual Pressure Chamber Competition
8:51am
Starbucks Workers United.  Second Milwaukee Area Starbucks is Unionizing

Statewide

2:38pm
Wisconsin Farm Bureau Federation. Members Advocate for Agriculture in Washington, D.C.
11:07am
Children's Wisconsin. Ranked among the nation’s best by U.S. News & World Report
11:02am
KW2. Tim Christian Becomes Ownership Partner

Education

4:02pm
UW-Whitewater. Nine current and former Warhawks to play for Team USA
4:01pm
UW-River Falls. To add three undergraduate majors
2:37pm
Alverno College. Heidi Anderson-Isaacson Named Vice President for Student Development and Success
1:18pm
MPS. Announces Early Dismissal for Students Due to Weather Forecast

Local

1:17pm
Public Health Madison & Dane County. Dane County Officials Urge Caution During Extreme Heat
9:27am
City of Madison. City Offices Closed June 20 in Observation of Juneteenth
8:50am
City of Madison. Update on the City Response to Storm Damage this Afternoon
8:50am
Dane County Emergency Management. Excessive Heat Cooling Centers

Congress

4:04pm
U.S. Reps. Gallagher, Ferguson. Introduce the Student Loan Accountability Act
1:19pm
Edge Dairy Farmer Cooperative.  Applauds passage of Ocean Shipping Reform Act
11:01am
U.S. Rep. Tiffany. Asks Biden’s DOJ to Assist in Curbing Crime
9:29am
U.S. Sen. Baldwin. House Passes Baldwin’s Bipartisan Legislation to Ease U.S. Shipping Backlogs, Boost Wisconsin Exports

Monday June 13, 2022

State Agencies

2:00pm
DATCP. Spongy Moth Aerial Treatments to Resume in Late June
11:44am
Lower Wisconsin State Riverway Board.  Welcomes new members.
11:43am
DHS. Wisconsin EMS Encouraged to Apply for Flex Grant Funding
10:22am
DNR. Urban Forestry Interns From Southern University Start Summer Experience In Milwaukee

Economy/Business

9:08am
Boardman & Clark. Labor & Employment Update

Statewide

10:23am
Wisconsin AFL-CIO.  Congratulates AFL-CIO President Liz Shuler and Secretary-Treasurer Fred Redmond on Election Win
8:36am
Michael Best Strategies. Former State Rep. Mike Kuglitsch Joins.
8:25am
Wisconsin Women in Conservation. Celebrate Pollinator Week with Wisconsin Women in Conservation at Summer Camp Lunch Webinar on Enhancing Pollinators June 23

Education

4:49pm
UW-Eau Claire. Badger Boys State on UW-Eau Claire campus for first time
4:49pm
UW-Madison. Speed and dense gas bend jets of matter streaming away from some galaxy centers
3:02pm
MPS. Schools will close early due to heat on June 14, 2022
2:36pm
Marquette University. Marquette Athletics energizes new initiative, visibility for women’s athletics
1:59pm
UW-River Falls. To hold Juneteenth lunch and learn
1:58pm
UW-Stout. Great Northern CEO Davis sees students bring makeup packaging, design ideas to life
11:21am
DPI. $8.7 million awarded to Wisconsin charter schools
8:35am
Wisconsin Public Education Network. Summer Summit to be held in Eau Claire Thursday, July 21

Local

2:33pm
Public Health Madison & Dane County. Protect Yourself in Severe Heat!
11:21am
Dane County Exec. Parisi.  And Sheriff Call for Public Referendum on Dane County Jail Reconstruction
10:24am
Milwaukee County Exec. Crowley.  Milwaukee County Launches American Rescue Plan Act Allocation Dashboard

Congress

2:00pm
U.S. Reps. Pocan, Lee. Introduce Bill to Cut Defense Spending by $100 Billion and Prioritize People Over the Pentagon
1:58pm
A Better Wisconsin Together. January 6 Committee Continues Exposing How Donald Trump’s Lies Fueled a Criminal Conspiracy

Friday June 10, 2022

Governor

8:49am
Gov. Evers. Grants 56 Pardons, Brings Total Pardons Granted to 554

Legislative

11:25am
Rep. Neubauer.  Appoints Judge Maryann Sumi to Wisconsin Ethics Commission
11:23am
Rep. Shankland.  Receives WEAC Friend of Education Award
8:31am
WEDA. Sen. Dan Feyen Receives WEDA’s Champion of Economic Development Legislative Award

State Agencies

4:49pm
Wisconsin National Guard. Challenge Academy graduates ready to face their futures
3:45pm
Lower Wisconsin State Riverway Board.  Apple trees and bumble bees topics at meeting.
3:18pm
DATCP. 2022 Dairy Farmers of Wisconsin Election Results Announced
2:20pm
DATCP. Counties Sought to Host Alice in Dairyland Finals
2:18pm
DOA. ICYMI: Milwaukee Area Businesses Receive Live Event Venue  Assistance Grants
2:16pm
DNR. Preliminary 2022 Spring Turkey Harvest Increases From 2021
11:24am
DNR. Elk Monitoring Volunteers Needed In Flambeau River State Forest And Clam Lake
11:22am
Wisconsin National Guard. Red Arrow Soldier prepares for 2023 exercise in Papua New Guinea

Statewide

8:30am
DAV Department of Wisconsin.  National Commander Andy Marshall to speak at DAV WI Convention

Courts

11:22am
Wisconsin Supreme Court. Sheboygan County v. M.W.

Education

3:17pm
UW-Eau Claire. Regents approve new business major
2:19pm
UW System. Regents Elect Karen Walsh as President, Amy Blumenfeld Bogost as Vice President
2:17pm
UW-River Falls. Early Educator, Pre-service Educator awards presented
8:28am
Wisconsin Foundation and Alumni Association.  UW Now Livestream: Meet Chancellor Mnookin
8:26am
UW System Regents vote to maintain tuition freeze for 2022-23

Local

3:19pm
Milwaukee County Board Chairwoman Nicholson.   Proposal to Modernize County Board Endorsed by Judiciary Committee

Congress

3:46pm
U.S. Sen. Baldwin. Visits Midwest Prototyping to Highlight Legislation that Boosts Made in Wisconsin Manufacturing
11:21am
U.S. Rep. Steil. Washington Needs to Change Course, Address Inflation
8:27am
U.S. Rep. Pocan. Reacts to January 6th Public Hearing

Thursday June 9, 2022

State Agencies

4:58pm
DOJ. UPDATE: Officer Involved Critical Incident Investigation in Oconto County, Wis.
4:55pm
OCI. Bulletin, June 9, 2022, Colorectal Cancer Screening Guidelines Update
9:06am
DOJ. Officer Involved Critical Incident Investigation in Oconto County, Wis.
9:03am
DHS. Wraps Up Thank You Tour of Wisconsin

Economy/Business

4:59pm
New North.  J. F. Ahern Co. receives 2022 New North Workplace Excellence Award
9:04am
Fox Cities Chamber.  CMD Corporation Becomes Gold-Certified Fox Cities Employee Friendly Workplace

Statewide

4:57pm
Dairy Business Association, Edge Dairy Farmer Cooperative.   Promote Wedig, Zuleger to lead government affairs team

Courts

9:02am
NFIB Wisconsin. Small Businesses Disappointed by Wisconsin Supreme Court Ruling

Education

11:37am
Marquette University. Marquette Law School to host federal-state conversation on environmental issues, June 15
8:58am
UW-River Falls. Ceremony June 18 to celebrate first doctoral program

Local

9:02am
Milwaukee Ald. Coggs. Committee approves resolution designating Juneteenth Day as an official city event

Congress

4:55pm
U.S .Sen. Johnson. Colleagues Applaud Committee Passage of Resolution in Support of Finland, Sweden Joining NATO
4:54pm
 A Better Wisconsin Together. Fallout From Attacks on Freedom to Vote Continue to This Day in Wisconsin
4:53pm
U.S. Rep. Steil. Seeks Nominations for Wisconsin’s First Congressional District’s Health Care Worker of the Year Award
1:57pm
Edge Dairy Farmer Cooperative.  Statement on McKalip nomination as ag negotiator
1:55pm
U.S. Rep. Gallagher. Statement on Democrat Gun Control Bills
12:15pm
U.S. Rep. Grothman. Introduces Student and Teacher Safety Act
10:19am
U.S. Rep. Tiffany. Statement on Democrats’ Gun Control Push
9:05am
U.S. Rep. Fitzgerald. Passage of H.R. 7622 Small Business Workforce Pipeline Act
9:05am
U.S. Rep. Pocan. Takes Action on Gun Violence
9:01am
U.S. Sens. Baldwin, Sanders. Lead Letter in Support of Striking CNH Industrial Workers in Wisconsin and Iowa
8:59am
U.S. Sen. Johnson. Announces Mobile Office Hours
8:59am
U.S. Sen. Johnson. Joins Sen. Cruz, Colleagues in Letter Demanding Answers From FDA Panel on COVID Vaccines for Babies and Toddlers

Wednesday June 8, 2022

Governor

3:21pm
Rep. Considine.  Applauds Governor Evers’ Special Session on Reproductive Health
3:09pm
Rep. Allen.  Healthcare?
1:58pm
Wisconsin Family Action. Responds to Governor Evers' special session demand.
1:57pm
Sen. LeMahieu.  Statement on Governor Evers’ Special Session Call
12:42pm
Sen. Bernier.  Responds to Latest Special Session Call
11:11am
Sen. Larson.  Calls on GOP to Listen to Constituents, Protect Abortion Care in WI
10:57am
Wisconsin Right to Life. Responds to Governor Evers’ Executive Order Calling the Legislature Into Special Session
10:47am
Rep. Hesselbein.  Applauds Governor Evers for calling a special session on reproductive healthcare.
10:46am
A Better Wisconsin Together. Applauds Gov. Tony Evers for Calling Special Session to Repeal Criminal Abortion Ban
10:10am
Rep. Hintz.  Statement on special session.
10:03am
Gov. Evers. Calls Special Session to Defend Reproductive Healthcare Access in Wisconsin as U.S. Supreme Court Eyes Overturning Roe v. Wade
9:59am
Sen. Agard.  Backs Governor Evers’ Special Session to Repeal Criminal Abortion Ban in Wisconsin
9:57am
Rep. Neubauer.  Applauds Call for Special Session on Protecting Choice
9:57am
Rep. Subeck.  Calls on Legislature to Repeal Archaic Abortion Ban; Supports Governor’s Order to Convene Special Session
9:54am
State Treasurer Godlewski. Statement in support of Governor Evers’s special session to repeal the criminal abortion ban in Wisconsin
8:40am
Gov. Evers. ICYMI: Gov. Evers Kicks Off First Week of Dairy Month in Wisconsin

Legislative

11:41am
Speaker Vos.  Appoints Wisconsin Elections Commission Member
9:58am
WiAHC.  Rep. Amy Loudenbeck Receives WiAHC’s Champion of Home HealthCare Legislative Award
8:42am
Rep. Kerkman. Statement on Resignation
8:39am
Speaker Vos.  Statement: Rep. Kerkman’s Departure from Assembly

State Agencies

1:59pm
DOT. Calls for commitment to safe driving as deadly crashes rise in Wisconsin
1:57pm
WHEDA. Raechelle Belli Joins WHEDA as Public Affairs Program Manager
1:55pm
DOA. Homeownership Month Proclamation Highlights Ongoing Support for Wisconsin Homeowners
1:53pm
DNR. New PFAS Fish Consumption Advisory Issued For Angelo Pond
11:10am
DNR. Wisconsin NRB Meeting June 22
9:55am
DATCP. Reminds Farmers, Agrichemical Retailers of Paraquat Dichloride Training

Economy/Business

2:44pm
Dairyland Power Cooperative.  2022 Annual Meeting

Statewide

3:27pm
American Legion Department of Wisconsin. Iroc’s Badger Run

Courts

9:56am
Wisconsin Supreme Court. OLR v. Matthew R. Meyer.

Education

2:44pm
UW-Stout. With successful alum like Jones, university stands out in national survey
2:02pm
UW-Platteville. Senior design team partners with USGS to combat aquatic nuisance species
2:01pm
UW-Platteville. Women in STEM K-12 outreach and programming receives $5,000 grant
2:01pm
UW-Platteville. Forensic investigation students attend nationwide conferences
2:01pm
UW-Platteville. Graduate certificate programs offer digital badges to highlight professional skills
2:00pm
UW-La Crosse. Associate professor becomes Fulbright scholar
1:58pm
UW-Madison. Altered gene helps plants absorb more carbon dioxide, produce more useful compounds
1:56pm
UW-Milwaukee. First full-ride Nadella Scholarships awarded
1:54pm
Marquette University. Three faculty members earn prestigious Fulbright Scholar awards for international research
12:11pm
WAICU.  Announces Dr. Eric Fulcomer as Next President
11:41am
UW-Eau Claire. Juneteenth celebration moves to new location
9:53am
UW-River Falls. Laboratory farm to host Pierce County Dairy Breakfast June 18
8:41am
UW-Eau Claire. UW-Eau Claire – Barron County to host World Refugee Day event June 20

Local

8:39am
Wisconsin Policy Forum. Greater Collaboration May Help Fox Valley Fire, EMS Agencies Address Common Challenges
8:37am
City of Madison. Common Council Approves Metro Transit Network Redesign Plan with Amendments

Congress

1:53pm
U.S. Sen. Baldwin. Supports Legislation to Expand Affordable Over-the-Counter Birth Control
10:04am
U.S. Sen. Baldwin. Joins Over 20 Senators Urging President Biden to Issue Executive Order to Defend Americans’ Right to an Abortion
9:00am
U.S. Rep. Gallagher. Introduces Drone Act
8:38am
U.S. Sen. Johnson. Joins Sen. Moran, Colleagues in Demanding Answers from DOJ on Efforts to Protect Pro-Life Groups from Violence

Tuesday June 7, 2022

Governor

9:38am
Gov. Evers, WisDOT. Announce $35 Million in Federal Bipartisan  Infrastructure Law Funding for Local Road Improvements
8:55am
Gov. Evers. Announces More Than $1 Million for Summer Youth Programming and Job Training in Milwaukee

Legislative

2:51pm
Rep. Steineke. Thanks Rep. Kerkman for Her Service to Wisconsin
1:38pm
Various Legislators.  Letter to EPA regarding fuel blending requirements.
11:46am
Joint Audit Co-Chairs Cowles, Kerkman.  Audit Recommends OCI Improve its Financial Reporting Process
10:12am
Sen. Cowles, Rep. Kitchens.  Water Quality Trading Clearinghouse Finally Moving Ahead
9:39am
LAB. Report 22-6: Injured Patients and Families Compensation Fund

State Agencies

3:46pm
PSC. Announces Commission Meetings to be Broadcast Live on YouTube
1:35pm
DOJ. UPDATE: Critical Incident Investigation in Mauston, Wis.
9:44am
DOJ. Ranks Number One During Spring Drug Take Back Day

Economy/Business

9:42am
Center for Technology Commercialization. $900,000 in state matching grants advance 11 innovative small businesses

Statewide

10:11am
RENEW Wisconsin. Over $6.3 Million in Renewable Energy Projects Spurred by “Solar for Good” Grants

Courts

3:30pm
Midwest Environmental Advocates, Citizens for a Clean Wausau, Clean Water Action Council, River Alliance of Wisconsin, Wisconsin Environmental Health Network. Decision in WMC Toxic Spills Lawsuit is a Win for Public Health
12:20pm
District III Court of Appeals. Steve Columb v. Gregory Cox v. Bay Title & Abstract, Inc.
9:40am
Wisconsin Supreme Court. WMC v Tony Evers.

Education

12:21pm
Marquette University. And University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee partner for “President's and Chancellor’s Challenge: A Crosstown Collaboration to Address Poverty”
9:43am
UW-River Falls. Science writer public interview is part of Chancellor Gallo’s inauguration
8:55am
UW-Eau Claire. Spanish faculty, students host Spanish literacy event for area families

Local

3:28pm
Midwest Renewable Energy Association.  Grow Solar Jefferson + Waukesha Counties Returns
3:05pm
Milwaukee County Board.  Supervisors Support Milwaukee Brewers Pride Night
8:57am
Waukesha County Parks and Land Use.  Seeks retirees for open seasonal positions.

Congress

12:44pm
U.S. Sen. Johnson.On $5 Gas Prices in Wisconsin: Joe Biden Caused This and It’s Hurting Americans
9:37am
U.S. Sen. Baldwin. Supports President Biden’s Nominations for U.S. Attorney in Eastern and Western Wisconsin
8:54am
U.S. Rep. Gallagher. Announces Military Service Academy Application Process Now Open

Monday June 6, 2022

Legislative

9:01am
Sen. Marklein.  Statement on ‘Targeted Act’ in New Lisbon

State Agencies

1:52pm
DSPS.  Eliminates Fees to Expand Access to Enhanced Prescription Drug Monitoring Program
1:51pm
Wisconsin National Guard. Wisconsin Challenge Academy Graduates 71 Cadets
1:40pm
DATCP. Appoints Aileen Switzer as Assistant Deputy Secretary
12:38pm
DATCP. Lifts Movement Restrictions from Barron County Areas Affected by Avian Influenza
12:12pm
DNR. Concludes Multi-State Probe Into Fish Poaching
11:48am
OCI. Administrative Actions May 2022
9:00am
Wisconsin Elections Commission. Frequently Asked Questions Regarding Nomination Papers
8:59am
DOJ. UPDATE: Critical Incident Investigation in Mauston, Wis.

Economy/Business

3:44pm
Impace Association Management.  Announces New Hires and Promotions in Specialty Areas
2:20pm
Wisconsin Sustainable Business Council.  Accepting nominations for 2022 Sustainable Business Awards.

Statewide

12:36pm
Municipal Electric Utilities of Wisconsin.  Hires Director of Legislative and Regulatory Relations.
12:09pm
School Administrators Alliance.  Names Dee Pettack Next Executive Director
11:19am
IBEW Local 953. Bandi Henke Hired as New IBEW Local 953 Business Representative

Courts

1:31pm
Wisconsin Institute for Law & Liberty. Judge Strikes Down Town of Buchanan’s Transportation Utility Fee

Education

2:30pm
UW-River Falls. Lawton awarded Board of Regents’ Academic Staff Excellence Award
2:22pm
Marquette University. Receives over $1 million from Omron Corp. for the Omron Advanced Automation Lab
2:21pm
UW-Eau Claire. CETL wins Board of Regents’ Academic Staff Excellence Award
2:19pm
UW System.  Regents announce Academic Staff Excellence Awards for 2022
12:11pm
UW-Stout. Colfax teachers Thorn, Dickinsen recognized through university’s School of Education
12:07pm
UW-Madison. New nanoparticles aid sepsis treatment in mice
10:03am
Marquette University. Alumni National Awards 2022: Marquette University alumni, friends honored for excellence
9:42am
UW-River Falls. Return to the hill: summer concert features Kids From Wisconsin July 19
9:41am
UW-Madison. Engineer reinvents himself as an ambassador to excite kids worldwide about science
9:41am
UW-Eau Claire. Midwest Artist Academy earns statewide recognition for arts education

Local

3:31pm
City of Madison. Building Inspection Closing Office Building at 131 West Wilson Again

Friday June 3, 2022

Legislative

3:18pm
Rep. Subeck.  Calls on UW Hospitals and Clinics Authority to Voluntarily Recognize Nurses Union
2:11pm
Sen. Cowles.  Pushes for Common-Sense from the Public Service Commission of Wisconsin Letter of Support.
9:14am
Sen. Agard.  Statement on AG Opinion Regarding UW Nurses Collective Bargaining Rights
9:12am
Wisconsin Cheese Makers Association.  Honors Legislative Leaders with New Award

State Agencies

2:42pm
DNR. Learn To Hunt Program Instructed More Than 800 Novice Hunters In Fall 2021 And Spring 2022
2:09pm
DNR. Join Us For Free Fun Weekend June 4-5
12:31pm
DOC.  Monitor’s Report Shows DOC’s Continued Progress in Meeting Court Order
11:04am
ACLU of Wisconsin. Monitor Reports Deteriorating Conditions at Lincoln Hills Youth Prison
11:03am
OCI. Consumer Alert, June 3, 2022, John Hancock Life Insurance Company Assumes Previously Reinsured LTC Business Issued by Time Insurance Company
9:14am
Wisconsin National Guard. War College a challenging but rewarding experience for Wisconsin Guard officer
9:11am
DOJ. Announces $36 Million in Loan Discharge for more than 3,000 Wisconsinites who Attended Corinthian Colleges, Inc.
9:06am
ETF. WRS Investment Performance

Economy/Business

9:13am
Wisconsin Technology Council.  Company with tech to rapidly clean water in sewer backups wins 2022 Biz Plan Contest

Statewide

9:07am
Wisconsin Women in Government. Seeks Professional Women to Join Board of Directors

Courts

9:40am
Wisconsin Supreme Court. State v. Scott William Forrett.

Education

3:52pm
UW-Stout. First student-designed mural is ‘part of the legacy, history of art at the university’
12:30pm
Wisconsin Institute for Law & Liberty. Keil Drops Title IX Complaint Against Middle Schoolers After WILL Defense
9:08am
UW-Eau Claire. Grant for Upward Bound program renewed for five years

Local

9:50am
Milwaukee County Board Chairwoman Nicholson.  To Host Progressive Governance Academy in Milwaukee

Thursday June 2, 2022

Governor

3:15pm
Gov. Evers. Orders Flags to Half-Staff in Honor of former State Rep. Sheryl K. Albers-Anders
1:03pm
Gov. Evers. Kicks Off Dairy Month Announcing Major State Investment in Wisconsin Cheese Company
11:49am
Gov. Evers. Announces $149 Million in State Funds for Local Roads
11:46am
Gov. Evers. Appoints Lisa McDougal to the Richland County Circuit Court

Legislative

3:01pm
A Better Wisconsin Together. Gableman/Vos Sham Election Inquiry: What Started as Right-Wing Stunt is Now Nearly $1 Million Boondoggle
2:46pm
Midwestern Legislative Conference.  Wisconsin State Representative Jodi Emerson awarded fellowship to attend Midwestern leadership institute
2:44pm
Sen. Wimberger.  Statement on Neglect of Veterans at Union Grove
1:04pm
Sen. Agard.  Legislative Democrats Call for Action on Gun Safety Reforms
12:20pm
Rep. Andraca.  Joins Legislative Democrats Calling for Gun Safety
11:50am
Rep. Swearingen.  Statement: Rep. Vorpagel Resigning from Office
11:48am
Rep. Wichgers.  Statement on the Progress Pride Flag

State Agencies

2:48pm
AG Kaul. Issues AG Opinion on University of Wisconsin Hospitals and Clinics Authority’s Power to Collectively Bargain with Nurses
2:47pm
Lower Wisconsin State Riverway Board.  To host canoe trips.
1:05pm
Wisconsin Lottery. May Madness Raffle $50,000 Winning Ticket Sold in Oshkosh
11:51am
WEDC. American Wood Fibers, Inc expands operations in Schofield
11:47am
PSC. Gov. Evers, PSC Announces Increased Funding for State Broadband Expansion Grants to $125 Million

Statewide

2:45pm
Wisconsin Dental Association.  When was the last time you saw your dentist?
1:28pm
Children's Wisconsin. $1 million commitment from Delta Dental starts expansion of the Children’s Wisconsin dental program
12:23pm
Dairy Business Association, Edge Dairy Farmer Cooperative.  Dairy Stream podcast: On-farm research drives innovative environmental practices
11:46am
All in Wisconsin.  Announces New Executive Director

Courts

11:45am
Alliance Defending Freedom. WI court: School district policy potentially violates parents’ rights

Education

2:48pm
UW-Stout. Harmon receives May University Staff Appreciation Award
2:46pm
UW-River Falls. Graduate to sing opera this summer in Italy
12:19pm
UW-Stout. Online coding, data analytics boot camps offer network of support to build careers

Local

1:30pm
A Better Mount Pleasant.  Calls on Village Attorney Chris Smith to be removed after judge tosses frivolous lawsuit filed against village resident.
11:51am
United Way of Dane County.  Awards nearly $100,000 in Micro-Investment funds to local grassroots organizations.
11:48am
Wisconsin Policy Forum. Key Indicators Show Positives, Concerns for Kenosha County Economy, Residents’ Wellbeing
11:43am
ECLA, Lutheran Office for Public Policy in Wisconsin.  ELCA Bishops and Lutheran Public Policy Office Respond to Supreme Court Leak on Abortion
11:41am
Dane County Exec. Parisi. Dane County to Approve $2 Million Purchase of Space for the Urban League of Greater Madison’s Black Business Hub

Congress

2:49pm
U.S. Sen. Baldwin. Visits Husco International to Highlight Legislation that Boosts Made in Wisconsin Manufacturing, U.S. Supply Chains
11:44am
U.S. Sen. Johnson. Joins Sen. Paul, Colleagues in Letter to Acting Director of NIH Requesting Information on the Disclosure of Royalty Payments to NIH Employees
11:43am
U.S. Sen. Johnson. Joins Sen. Daines, Colleagues in Letter Pledging to Vote to Block Taxpayer Funded Abortion

Wednesday June 1, 2022

Governor

1:46pm
Gov. Evers. Announces Progress Pride Flag to be Flown Statewide in Celebration of Pride Month

Legislative

4:10pm
Sen. Marklein.  Joint Committee on Finance Approves Funds for Health Insurance, Law Enforcement, Emergency Response and School Safety
4:09pm
Rep. Allen.  Equality or Division?
3:40pm
Sen. Ballweg.  Column: Celebrating June Dairy Month
2:12pm
Reps. Snodgrass, Cabrera, Neubauer, Spreitzer; Sen. Carpenter.  LGBTQ+ Legislative Democrats Celebrate Pride Month, Reflect on Missed Opportunities

State Agencies

3:24pm
DNR. Seeking public comments on future management of Rib Mountain State Park.
1:46pm
DOT. June Law of the Month: Graduated Driver License rules keep teen drivers safe
10:55am
Wisconsin National Guard. Select Wisconsin Guard members retrace Red Arrow’s historic path in France
10:54am
State Treasurer Godlewski. Proclaims June as Homeownership Month in Wisconsin
10:21am
DNR. Gov. Tony Evers Proclaims June Invasives Species Action Month
10:20am
DOA. Milwaukee Green Initiative Tour Highlights Project Partnerships
9:16am
DATCP. Celebrating Wisconsin Dairy This June
9:15am
DATCP. Keep Your Kids Safe Newsletter June 2022.

Economy/Business

3:23pm
Dairyland Power Cooperative.  Names Jeremy Browning as Vice President, Generation
2:37pm
WEA Trust, Health Tradition Health Plan.  To Exit Wisconsin Health Insurance Market
12:27pm
New North. Companies invited to meet with wood buyers from Pakistan on June 13
11:30am
Wisconsin Safety Council. Wisconsin Proclaims June ‘National Safety Month’
11:29am
Wisconsin LGBT Chamber of Commerce Foundation.  Announces New Workforce Development Program
9:18am
Wisconsin Technology Council.  Can technology help to curb mass shootings? Learn more at June 21 Tech Council luncheon

Statewide

10:22am
Wisconsin Broadcasters Association. WBA Foundation announces dates for gubernatorial, U.S. Senate debates

Courts

2:13pm
Midwest Environmental Advocates. Decision on Stay in WMC Toxic Spills Lawsuit Expected
10:56am
Madison Mayor Rhodes-Conway. Reacts to Latest Court Decision Approving City’s Use of Election Grants
10:24am
District III Court of Appeals. Outagamie County v. C.J.A.
10:23am
WI First Judicial District.  Milwaukee Circuit Court receives NCSC eviction-diversion grant
10:02am
Wisconsin Supreme Court. Colectivo Coffee Roasters v. Society Insurance.

Education

4:08pm
Alverno College. Conference Will Focus on Learning How to Engage Students and Helping Them Develop Into Ethical Citizens
1:45pm
Lakeland University. Hires Wisconsin entrepreneur to lead Jake’s, A Lakeland Community
1:45pm
UW-River Falls. To celebrate LGBTQIA+ community with Pride flags outside Rodli Hall and ‘Sweet as Pride’ June 16
11:30am
DPI Supt. Underly. Asking the innovative questions
10:48am
UW-Stout. High-tech eye in the sky will take a detailed look at ground contaminants
9:58am
UW-Eau Claire. International student builds language skills and community through esports

Local

1:47pm
Milwaukee Common Council.  RNC framework contract is a win-win for the City of Milwaukee
1:44pm
Dane County Exec. Parisi, Madison Mayor Rhodes-Conway.  Unveil Warner Park Clean Beach Corridor.
11:32am
ACLU of Wisconsin. Issues Statement Regarding Decision Not to Charge Joseph Mensah in Police Shooting
9:17am
Public Health Madison & Dane County. Know Before You Go: Check Water Conditions Before Swimming

Congress

3:23pm
U.S. Sen. Baldwin. Visits Milwaukee to Highlight Investments She Brought Home for the Community
12:07pm
U.S. Rep. Steil. Leads Letter to President Biden Regarding Rising Cost of Fertilizer
9:13am
U.S. Sen. Johnson. WSJ: Sen. Johnson Plots a Return to Economic Sanity

 

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