First Responder of the Year In the face of adversity law enforcement, firefighters, and emergency medical personnel are the unsung heroes who keep our cities, towns, and villages safe.
Draw Your District Wisconsin Every 10 years the legislature receives the most recent census data from the federal government and is responsible for drawing new district boundaries adjusting to updated population changes.
Cyber Security & Your Insurance Information Almost everyone has some kind of insurance policy covering everything from their possessions, health, loss of income, or life. We depend on it to protect our financial well-being. And, we depend on those we trust with our personal insurance information to ensure it remains secure.
Prioritizing the Budget Wisconsin’s 2021-2023 biennium budget is fiscally responsible while simultaneously maintaining the state’s top priorities. It represents Wisconsinites from all walks of life in every area of the state.
Borrowing Less, Investing More, and Cutting Taxes As the 2021-2023 budget negotiations wrap up this week in Madison, the final budget plan is coming together that borrows less, invests more, and cuts taxes while upholding Wisconsin’s sound financial principles.
Pandemic Unemployment In a legislative session requested by Governor Evers, the Wisconsin State Assembly passed Special Session Senate Bill 1 with wide bipartisan support that addresses Wisconsin’s unemployment crisis and protects Wisconsin businesses.
The Bottom Line Whether you agree or disagree with the $1.9 trillion American Rescue Plan passed at the federal level, Wisconsin will be receiving $3.2 billion in discretionary spending over the next 4 years.
Protecting Recipients of the Paycheck Protection Program On top of all the adversity, hardship, and changes COVID - 19 imposed on the state’s employers over the last year, the Wisconsin Department of Revenue (DOR) recently determined that over 108,000 businesses who utilized the federal Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) loans
Repealing the Mask Mandate Today the vote I took on the Assembly floor was not about whether to wear or choose not to wear a mask, nor was it about following or not following science. Rather, my vote reflected following state law and the Wisconsin Constitution.
2021-2022 Session Assembly Bill 1 / COVID-19 Pandemic Not only has the COVID-19 virus rendered countless people around the state, country, and world ill, some suffering complications and/or death, but it has taken a toll on our society as a whole.
Where for Art Thou, Christmas Tree? Christmas tree, Holiday tree, Capitol tree, missing tree. Wait…missing tree? Alas, the Capitol Christmas tree saga continues onto a new chapter.
Ensuring Every Legal Vote Counts Since the November 3rd election, our office received numerous emails and phone calls from constituents and people all over Wisconsin voicing concerns about whether fraud influenced the state’s vote tally.
Going Forward Toward Normality After Wisconsin completed two months under Governor Evers’ “Safer at Home” order, the state’s Supreme Court struck down the Department of Health Services (DHS) Secretary-designee Andrea Palm’s continuation of the order, known as Emergency Order 28.
2019 - 2020 Blue Books are Here Get your 2019 -2020 Wisconsin Blue Book
John R Moses Hall - Groundbreaking Day On January 21st, 2013, I authored a bill in the Wisconsin State Legislature which amended the 2013−15 Authorized State Building Program to add the construction of the John R. Moses Skilled Nursing Facility at the Wisconsin Veterans Home - King.
Non-citizens' vs our Veterans' Benefits During Governor Evers budget address, he stated: “Finally, we're going to make sure that, regardless of whether a kid was born in this country, if they went to a Wisconsin high school and have lived here for three years, they shouldn't have to pay more for tuition like an out-of-state student--they
Criminal Justice Reform As of December 2018, 23,374 people were incarcerated in Wisconsin state prisons including 21,848 men and 1,526 women.
Facts of the 40th (The Middle Class Tax Cut) Facts of the 40th - The Middle Class Tax Cut