Madison – On Thursday, State Senator Alberta Darling (R-River Hills) and State Representative John Nygren (R-Marinette), the Co-Chairs of the budget-writing Joint Finance Committee, announced a series of agency briefings involving the 2017-19 State Budget:

Tuesday, March 28th 9:00 am

  • Department of Administration

-Budget Overview

-DOA Budget Provisions (including Building Commission and Budget Management and    Compensation Reserves)

  • Department of Employee Trust Funds (including self-insured group health plans)
  • Elections Commission
  • Supreme Court (including the Circuit Courts, Court of Appeals, Judicial Council, and Judicial Commission)
  • Department of Corrections
  • Department of Safety and Professional Services


Wednesday, March 29th 9:00 am

  • Department of Veteran Affairs
  • Department of Health Services
  • Department of Children and Families
  • Department of Revenue (including Shared Revenue and Property Tax Relief and Lottery)
  • Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation
  • Department of Transportation
  • Department of Justice


Thursday, March 30th 9:00 am

  • Public Service Commission
  • Department of Natural Resources
  • Wisconsin Technical College System
  • University of Wisconsin System
  • Department of Public Instruction
  • Historical Society
  • Department of Workforce Development
  • Labor and Industry Review Commission


*Schedule subject to change