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  • 9/23/2021

    • Democrats Urge Action to Tackle Gun Violence MADISON, WI – As gun violence continues to plague communities and families, legislative Democrats have introduced proposals to enact Extreme Risk Protection Orders and close the gun show loophole that allows convicted felons to purchase firearms.
  • 6/30/2021

    • Republican Budget Falls Short MADISON – Despite overwhelming public support for Governor Tony Evers’ state budget proposal that prioritized a successful economic recovery for the state, Republican politicians settled for less.
  • 6/16/2021

    • Budget Bulletin: The GOPs Unhealthy Budget Choices MADISON – The Joint Finance Committee (JFC) continued to work through the budget process in an executive session on Thursday, June 15, 2021. JFC took action on budget items for the Departments of Health Services, Insurance, Board on Aging and Long Term Care, Children and Families and Public...
  • 6/15/2021

    • JFC Democrats: The Fix to GOP K-12 Budget Woes Rests in BadgerCare Expansion MADISON – As the Joint Finance Committee heads into an executive session on the Department of Health Services budget, Democrats on the committee are working to secure federal funding for Wisconsin classrooms. As it currently stands, Wisconsin school districts are poised to lose out on a total of...