Act 10 Equity Bill Introduced
Madison – Today State Senator Tim Carpenter (D-Milwaukee) announced that he has introduced legislation to treat City of Milwaukee police and firefighter unions under ‘Act 10’ the same as other public employee unions in Milwaukee.
Statement on Supreme Court Marriage Equality Ruling
State Sen. Tim Carpenter (D-Milwaukee) released the following statement regarding two historic rulings by the United States Supreme Court that both nullified the federal law that defined marriage as solely for opposite sex couples
Act 10 Equity Legislation Coming
State Senator Tim Carpenter is drafting legislation to remove the undue preferential treatment police and firefighter unions have received under changes to laws governing collective bargaining for public workers in Wisconsin.
RIP City of Milwaukee, 2013
In response to the Joint Finance Committee’s May 9, 2013 vote to prohibit residency requirements for local government employees, State Sen. Tim Carpenter (D-Milwaukee) penned the following obituary for the benefit of local and national media: