• On Tax Day, Vukmir and Ott author bill to allow consumers to stretch dollars further “Under current law, Wisconsin-based businesses are at a competitive disadvantage against online and out-of-state retailers, a complete absurdity that should be rectified,” said Vukmir, R–Brookfield. “This mandated markup on prescription drugs and merchandise results in Wisconsin seniors and families paying more for their goods. Repealing this required cost is in Wisconsinites’ best interest.”
  • Vukmir PLA neutrality bill signed into law Finally, government will no longer be able to deliberately alienate qualified workers from participating in the bidding process for government projects in Wisconsin. State and local officials should not discriminate against contractors simply because they do not have pre-negotiated deals with labor unions.
  • Vukmir, Sanfelippo call for justice system overhaul “In addition to our Victim Prevention Package, directing the Legislative Audit Bureau to review community supervision procedures is an important initial step to ensuring offenders are held accountable," Vukmir said. "We anticipate our package of bills will move swiftly through the legislative process.”
  • A call for full repeal of the state’s prevailing wage law “As lawmakers, we have a responsibility to manage the transportation budget efficiently,” Vukmir said. “It’s unrealistic to do so without the accessibility of all tools. Repealing this burdensome red tape will ensure the use of taxpayer dollars are maximized.”
  • Wisconsin Senate Republicans ask U.S. Senators for vote on Neil Gorsuch for SCOTUS “Now is not the time to play partisan politics with our nation’s highest court,” they wrote. “We encourage both of you to support Judge Gorsuch’s appointment and represent the will of your constituents.”