Wisconsin Citizens Deserve to Feel Safe In recent years, Wisconsin has experienced a significant increase in crime—reports have shown that crime rates in parts of our state have spiked in recent years and at a faster pace than the rest of the nation.
DSPS Backlog A recent wave of news articles across the state is shedding light on a significant issue that I have long said is impacting our communities: professional licensure delays.
Wisconsin’s Critical Access Hospitals Ranked 2nd in the Nation for Quality Excellence Wisconsin’s rural Critical Access Hospitals (CAHs) were recently recognized as some of the best performing hospitals in the country for quality reporting and improved participation. Every year, the federal Medicare Beneficiary Quality Improvement Project measures the success of the country’s rural..
Statement on Receiving the Outstanding Legislator Award by Wisconsin Counties Association I am grateful and proud to receive the Outstanding Legislator Award from the Wisconsin Counties Association. The WCA is an organization that works tirelessly to promote county government and protect our state’s tradition of local governance.
Legislature’s Historic State Budget It’s been a year since Governor Evers took his red veto pen to our State’s biennial budget bill. Going back to the 2019 - 2021 budget, Governor Evers proposed billion dollars of tax increases, which included raising the gas tax.