Sen. Howard Marklein Statement on Joint Committee on Employment Relations (JCOER) Approval of UW Compensation Plan

Senator Pleased Raises for University Employees Approved

Madison, WI - Sen. Howard Marklein (R-Spring Green) issued a statement today following the Joint Committee on Employment Relations (JCOER) vote on the University of Wisconsin (UW) System compensation plan:

“I am very pleased that JCOER finally approved the compensation plan for UW employees. I have been fighting for these raises for months and I am glad that we approved the compensation plan today.  

“The custodians, executive assistants, food service providers, and faculty at our universities, like UW Platteville, work hard to provide a world-class experience for our students. I am glad that we recognized that effort today.”