Friday Report

FRI PM Update: Evers says easing restrictions on main street retailers ‘something being considered’

Exclusively for WisPolitics Subscribers From WisPolitics.com ... -- Gov. Tony Evers suggested small retail businesses might be next to see an easing of his...

FRI REPORT: Candidates get creative in collecting nomination signatures amid social distancing requirements

Quotes of the Week One of the primary reasons why safer at home was put in place was to flatten the curve, and we've been...

FRI PM Update: Protesters rally at state Capitol against Evers’ stay-at-home order

Exclusively for WisPolitics Subscribers From WisPolitics.com ... -- Hundreds gathered around the Capitol square today to protest Gov. Tony Evers' stay-at-home order, arguing it...

FRI REPORT: State’s COVID-19 response triggers flurry of lobbying efforts

Quotes of the Week If we continue doing what we’re doing, we may be in a position to do this earlier. It may be later....

FRI PM Update: New JFC powers to cut spending out of GOP COVID-19 package;...

Exclusively for WisPolitics Subscribers From WisPolitics.com ... -- The Legislature's top Republicans today announced plans to meet in extraordinary session next week to take...

FRI REPORT: GOP leaders slam Evers over call for special session to delay spring...

Quotes of the Week It’s time for the Legislature to do its part, just like all of us are, to help keep each other safe....

FRI PM Update: Fitzgerald calls Evers’ plan for April 7 election a ‘complete fantasy’

Exclusively for WisPolitics Subscribers From WisPolitics.com ... -- Senate Majority Leader Scott Fitzgerald called Gov. Tony Evers' latest effort to stage the April 7...

FRI REPORT: Evers orders personal care businesses shuttered to help stem coronavirus spread

Quotes of the Week The bottom line is it is going to be on April 7 and we’re asking people to vote absentee. We have...

FRI REPORT: Strong African-American turnout for local elections could boost Biden in Milwaukee

Quotes of the Week This can be a frightening time, but our state has incredible health professionals who are working to contain the spread. We...

FRI REPORT: Elections officials look to off-the-shelf voting hardware to save money, boost security

Quotes of the Week No matter where you go in Wisconsin, folks can all agree that we need to fix our crumbling roads. These newly...

FRI REPORT: Evers vetoes four GOP anti-crime bills, signs witness intimidation, OWI legislation

Quotes of the Week It's time for the Republicans to put politics aside so we can do what's right for our kids, our schools, and...

FRI REPORT: Assembly GOP plan would use budget surplus for tax cuts, debt repayment

Quotes of the Week What that means is that those kids have to stay at Lincoln Hills, and what that means is that facility stays...

FRI REPORT: Lobbying expenditures dip over quiet second half of 2019

Quotes of the Week This is about kids. This is about tax reduction. But at the end of the day, it's the right thing. - Dem...

FRI REPORT: Records show Barnes began receiving state protection immediately after his 2018 election

Quotes of the Week Every single time Kelly has the opportunity to rule in favor of special interests and conservatives, he does it every time. -...

FRI REPORT: Review shows Assembly committee meeting attendance rate dipped in 2019

Quotes of the Week As you know, I am a teacher-turned-governor, so to that end, I am assigning the legislature some homework to complete before...