Guest Column: Steineke Expands Children’s Access to Mental Health Services With Governor Evers’ signature, the school-based mental health pilot program is now part of Wisconsin law. With that comes additional resources to enable our schools to help students in crisis, better-equipped staff who are empowered with the tools they need to promote mental health in our children.
School-Based Mental Health Pilot Coming to Outagamie County A bill authored by Representative Jim Steineke (R-Kaukauna) and other northeast Wisconsin legislators creating a school-based mental health pilot program in Outagamie County was signed into law today in northern Wisconsin.
Local Advocate Influences Changes to Minor Guardianship Laws A bill brought forward by the Legislative Council Study Committee on Minor Guardianships, Assembly Bill 47, was signed into law today, marking a turning point for children, families, and guardians working within Wisconsin’s minor guardianship laws.
Evers Turns Back on WI Taxpayers – Again Governor Evers chose to veto a bipartisan middle class tax cut for hard-working Wisconsin taxpayers this morning. Assembly Majority Leader Jim Steineke (R-Kaukauna), a vocal advocate of lowering the tax burden for Wisconsin families, released the following statement after the governor’s veto: