Rep. Vining: Urges Passage of Fair Maps Legislation

Contact: Representative Robyn Vining 608-266-9180 MADISON – Monday, State Representative Deb Andraca (D-Whitefish Bay) and State Senator Jeff Smith (D-Eau Claire) introduced fair maps legislation that would create nonpartisan redistricting reform in Wisconsin. State Representative Robyn Vining (D-Wauwatosa) is a

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Rep. Vining: Urges Passage of Fair Maps Legislation

Contact: Representative Robyn Vining 608-266-9180 MADISON – Monday, State Representative Deb Andraca (D-Whitefish Bay) and State Senator Jeff Smith (D-Eau Claire) introduced fair maps legislation that would create nonpartisan redistricting reform in Wisconsin. State Representative Robyn Vining (D-Wauwatosa) is a co-author of this bill, and introduced this legislation in the

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Sen. Nass: JCRAR Restores Work Search Requirements for UI Recipients JCRAR suspension of emergency rule restores searches starting Sunday.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Sen. Steve Nass (608) 266-2635 Senator Steve Nass (R-Whitewater), Co-chairman of the Joint Committee for Review of Administrative Rules (JCRAR), announced that the joint committee voted today to suspend Department of Workforce Development (DWD) Emergency Rule 2106, a rule that waived work search requirements for individuals

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Rep. Vining: Commends Call for BadgerCare Expansion Special Session

Contact: Representative Robyn Vining 608-266-9180 MADISON – Today, Governor Tony Evers announced a special session for BadgerCare expansion and to invest the $1 billion in cost savings from the federal American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) into economic recovery and development projects across Wisconsin. Governor Evers signed Executive Order #116 calling a special

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Rep. Neubauer: Applauds Special Session on BadgerCare Expansion

Contact: Rep. Greta Neubauer, (608) 266-0634 MADISON – Today, Governor Tony Evers announced that he is calling for a special session to accept the federal BadgerCare expansion in Wisconsin. Representative Greta Neubauer (D-Racine) issued the following statement in support: “Expanding BadgerCare is the right thing to do for Wisconsin, plain

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WisDems: Mike Gallagher Votes “No” On Investigating Deadly Insurrection and Threats to Democracy

Contact: WisDems Communications (press@wisdems.org) MADISON, Wis. — Rep. Mike Gallagher proved to be the ultimate party loyalist today, voting against a commission to investigate the January 6th insurrection that resulted in the deaths of five people, including a Capitol Police officer, spurred by Republicans’ lies about the 2020 election. The commission

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GOP leaders: Legislative leaders respond to the governor’s special session call

Contact: Assembly Speaker Robin Vos, 608-266-3387 Senate Majority Leader Devin LeMahieu, 608-266-2056 Assembly Majority Leader Jim Steineke, 608-266-2401 Senate President Chris Kapenga, 608-266-9174 Joint Finance Co-Chair Mark Born, 608-266-2540 Joint Finance Co-Chair Howard Marklein, 608-266-0703 “We will not shift people off their private insurance onto a government-run system.” Madison – Today,

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Congressional delegates divided on fighting in Israel and Palestine

Today’s Midday podcast covers Wisconsin’s congressional delegation divisions on the escalating fighting in Israel and Palestine as U.S. Sen. Tammy Baldwin calls for a ceasefire. GOP U.S. Sen. Ron Johnson says Israel has a right to defend itself from Hamas. wispolitics · Congressional delegates divided on fighting in Israel and

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