News & Updates

    • Statement: State Supreme Court Ruling A week ago we asked the governor to begin negotiating with us on a plan for reopening. He politely declined and said we should wait for the court decision. Now that the decision has been rendered, we are confident Wisconsin is up to the task of fighting the virus and entering a new phase.
      5/13/2020
    • Statement: Time to Reopen the State Another day and another confusing emergency order. This shutdown has put half a million people out of work. It’s time to get everyone back to work in every part of the state.
      5/11/2020
    • Statement: Legislative Leaders Meet with Governor It was a good initial discussion. We talked about issues important to our constituents and brought up the possibility of a regional approach to safely reopening the state. "
      5/4/2020
    • Assembly GOP Leaders Send Governor Meeting Request Assembly Republicans are looking to discuss reopening Wisconsin’s economy in a safe, targeted and regional way. This request follows a seven hour informational meeting held by the Assembly Committee on State Affairs, about how the Safer at Home order is impacting their lives and livelihoods.
      5/1/2020
    • Assembly State Affairs Committee to Hold Informational Hearing The Assembly Committee on State Affairs will hold an informational hearing on Thursday at 12 p.m. about the economic impact from the coronavirus outbreak and the Safer at Home order. Officials from the Wisconsin Manufacturers & Commerce to discuss their “Back to Business” plan.
      4/29/2020