Week in Review – October 7


  • UW System Board of Regents approved a college affordability resolution.
  • GOP Senators and Reps sent a letter to Speaker Ryan regarding a bill to remove the gray wolf from the endangered species list.
  • Steffen requested a cost-analysis and feasibility study on the Green Bay Correctional Institution. Release.
  • Democratic legislators sent a letter to CFPB Director Cordray regarding proposed payday loan rule.
  • S. Sen. Baldwin sent a letter to AG Schimel regarding untested sexual assault kits. AG Schimel response letter.
  • LFB released a memo on estimated state support for schools.
  • DOT released a draft State Freight Plan. DOT Release
  • The S. Supreme Court (page 58) denied certiorari in the John Doe case Chisholm v. Two Unnamed Petitioners.
  • Walker requested a FEMA damage assessment for flooding in western Wisconsin.
  • DMV/Voter ID