Assembly Calendar: Tuesday, September 28, 1 pm
Assembly In Session

Friday September 24, 2021 - Updated 10:51am

Legislative

10:26am
Sen. Marklein. Column: Unintended Consequences of Emergency Declarations
9:22am
Rep. Knodl. Governor Evers releases partisan ploy.

4:19am
Cap Times. Wisconsin bill would allow sexual assault survivors to obtain permanent restraining orders
4:16am
U.S. News & World Report. Wisconsin GOP Redistricting Resolution Draws Democratic Ire
4:15am
Chippewa Herald. Republicans introduce resolution outlining redistricting principles, drawing Democratic criticism
4:15am
WSAW. Wisconsin Assembly to vote on bill banning race theory
4:12am
Spectrum News. 'This is not a gun grab': Democrats renew gun violence prevention efforts
4:11am
U.S. News & World Report. Kaul Slams GOP Election Investigation, Calls for Gun Laws
4:10am
Racine Journal Times. Wis. GOP advances bill banning critical race theory, despite it not being taught at elementary school level
4:09am
Marshfield News Herald. Superintendent Jill Underly says Wisconsin is 'failing a generation' as lawmakers, schools defy her guidance
4:08am
Cap Times. New Wisconsin State Superintendent stresses need for civility, more school funding
4:06am
Wisconsin Public Radio. State Superintendent Calls For Overhaul To School Funding, Criticizes Legislature's Budget In 'State Of Education' Address

State Agencies

9:21am
DNR Tracking Migratory Movements Of Trumpeter Swans
4:23am
ETF Wisconsin Deferred Compensation Program Wins National Award

Economy/Business

10:23am
Wisconsin Technology Council. Deadline extended for 3 chances to pitch your company at Early Stage Symposium

4:12am
Spectrum News. As truck driver shortage continues, new drivers met with opportunities

Coronavirus

9:23am
AARP Wisconsin. Latest AARP analysis shows COVID-19 cases down, but deaths on the rise in Wisconsin nursing homes

4:19am
Fond du Lac Reporter. Fox Valley health systems plead with residents to get vaccinated and wear masks after sixfold increase in COVID cases
4:18am
Wisconsin Rapids Tribune. Fond du Lac Police: 'All evidence indicates' officer died from COVID-19 contracted in line of duty
4:13am
AP. CDC endorses COVID booster for millions of older Americans
4:13am
Fox 6. Wisconsin COVID hospitalizations, ICU bed shortages rise
4:11am
WXPR. Vilas County COVID-19 cases surge, health department contact tracers overwhelmed

Statewide

10:24am
Arts Wisconsin. Announcing Arts Wisconsin's Annual Wisconsin Creative Community Champion Awards
9:21am
Wisconsin Policy Forum Back in Business? The road to recovery for Wisconsin’s restaurant and bar industry

Courts

4:07am
Fond du Lac Reporter. Fond du Lac man charged with illegally voting while on probation

Education

10:25am
UW System. Announces two additional universities have reached 70% threshold.
9:21am
Badger Advocates. UW-Madison enrollment increases hide significant declines on other Wisconsin campuses.
9:21am
UW-Eau Claire Forbes ranks UW-Eau Claire among top universities in the U.S.
9:21am
UW-Stout Fall Career Conference returns in person and virtually

4:14am
Wisconsin Public Radio. 'We're In Survival Mode,' Says One Bus Contractor As Driver Shortages, Mask Disputes Complicate School Transportation
4:06am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Estimates Show Fall Enrollment Declines At Most UW System Campuses

Local

9:21am
Milwaukee Mayor Barrett Declares Saturday “Bob Uecker Day” in Milwaukee

Congress

10:51am
U.S. Reps. Tiffany, Biggs. Send Letter to President Biden Amid New Charges Against Afghan Refugees at Fort McCoy
4:23am
U.S. Rep. Gallagher Addresses New Documents Supporting Lab-Leak Hypothesis
4:23am
U.S. Rep. Pocan Statement on Voting Against the NDAA

4:18am
U.S. News & World Report. Republicans Say Charges Against Refugees Raise Concerns
4:10am
CNBC. White House prepares for potential shutdown as leaders grapple with crucial deadlines, Biden agenda

Thursday September 23, 2021

Legislative

3:13pm
National Association of Social Workers Wisconsin Chapter. Urges immediate passage of gun violence prevention legislation.
3:11pm
LFB. 2020-21 estimated state support for school districts.
2:30pm
Speaker Vos. Responds to state superintendent's comments on funding schools.
1:52pm
Rep. Allen. To hold public listening session.
1:51pm
Sen. Agard. Introduces gun violence prevention bills.
1:50pm
Sen. Larson. Superintendent Underly demonstrates clear vision, strong resolve through challenging times in State of Education speech.
1:25pm
Fair Elections Project. Statement on Assembly Joint Resolution regarding redistricting.
1:20pm
Rep. Vining. Co-authors gun safety legislation.
1:20pm
Rep. Stubbs. Stands For Universal Background Checks
11:50am
Rep. Neubauer. Joins Josh Kaul, legislative Democrats in calling for gun safety legislation.
11:49am
Sen. Erpenbach. Democrats urge action to tackle gun violence.
11:48am
Rep. Conley. Supports gun safety legislation.
10:39am
Rep. Gundrum. Accepting nominations for First Responder of the Year.
10:38am
Rep. Oldenburg. Seeks First Responder of the Year nominations.

3:53am
Wisconsin Public Radio. What's The Status Of GOP-Backed Election Investigations In Wisconsin?
3:51am
WISC. Debate over Critical Race Theory in Wisconsin schools continues in legislative hearing
3:49am
WAOW. State Police Association asking for lawmaker action on reform bills
3:49am
Wisconsin Rapids Tribune. Tony Evers offers a plan to repeal a Wisconsin business tax two months after vetoing bill that would have done the same thing

State Agencies

3:11pm
Wisconsin Lottery. Powerball Jackpot Climbs Over Half a Billion Dollars
3:10pm
DNR. Announces Changes In Sandhill Wildlife Area Management
11:45am
DHS. Wausau Youth Crisis Stabilization Facility Now Open
10:09am
WEDC. Recognized for excellence in financial reporting
10:09am
DNR. Get Outdoors For National Public Lands Day
9:25am
DATCP. AEA Snapshot: West Point AEA Connects Farmers and Lake Wisconsin Community in Columbia County

3:49am
U.S. News & World Report. Wisconsin Hunters Urged to Submit Samples for CWD
3:47am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Report: Proposed Changes To DNR Rule Could Cost Farms Millions In Management Costs, Lower Yields

Economy/Business

4:22pm
Offers new analytical tool to help states and policymakers decarbonize buildings to meet U.S. greenhouse gas reduction goals.

3:47am
Milwaukee Biz Times. Wisconsin wage growth among the 10 slowest in the nation over the summer

Coronavirus

8:57am
Public Health Madison & Dane County. Testing Capacity in Dane County Continues to Grow

3:59am
Chippewa Herald. COVID-19 case rates in Wisconsin highest among school-age children
3:57am
Marshfield News Herald. Marshfield Medical Center sees spike in COVID-19 patients; 13 currently in hospital's ICU
3:57am
AP. FDA backs Pfizer COVID-19 boosters for seniors, high-risk
3:55am
U.S. News & World Report. Officials: Latest COVID-19 Surge Hasn't Peaked in Wisconsin
3:53am
Wisconsin Public Radio. DHS: 5 Percent Of Wisconsin's ICU Beds Are Available. COVID-19 Is Partly To Blame.
3:52am
WBAY. ThedaCare says it had no ICU beds Tuesday as covid patients require longer stays
3:51am
WKOW. Wisconsin COVID-19 hospitalizations keep rising as national numbers trend down
3:50am
NBC 15. Critical Condition: COVID-19 hits ‘Critical’ levels in 8 Wisconsin counties
3:50am
WTMJ. Data shows COVID-19 cases in children doubled in a month

Statewide

11:46am
AARP Wisconsin. Rx costs rising nearly twice as fast as Wisconsinites' income, data shows.
10:37am
RENEW Wisconsin. The Future of Transportation Day planned for state capitol.

Courts

1:19pm
A Better Wisconsin Together. Faced with a choice between partisanship and principles, Wisconsin’s conservatives justices pick partisanship every time
1:16pm
Wisconsin Democracy Campaign. Wisconsin Supreme Court Wrong to Take Redistricting Case
4:01am
Wisconsin Institute for Law & Liberty. Wisconsin Supreme Court Takes WILL Redistricting Case

3:58am
U.S. News & World Report. Wisconsin High Court to Hear GOP-Backed Redistricting Case
3:56am
Racine Journal Times. Wisconsin Supreme Court takes redistricting lawsuit filed by conservatives
3:54am
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Wisconsin Supreme Court agrees to hear redistricting case, setting up a second court battle over Legislative maps
3:54am
Wisconsin Public Radio. Wisconsin Supreme Court To Take Up GOP-Backed Redistricting Case
3:48am
Cap Times. Wisconsin Supreme Court will hear redistricting lawsuit

Education

4:24pm
UW-Eau Claire. 'Thursdays at the U' to focus on experiences caring for loved ones with dementia
1:17pm
DPI. State Superintendent Dr. Jill Underly’s remarks as prepared for delivery for 2021 State of Education Address
11:44am
DPI. Excerpts From State Superintendent Dr. Jill Underly’s 2021 State of Education Address
10:41am
UW-Madison. Ulness goes full circle with dairy judging
10:40am
UW-Platteville. IDEA Hub Accelerator launch to feature local startups.
10:08am
UW-Madison. Metastatic prostate cancer comes in two forms, which could guide treatment
8:56am
UW-Stout. Banned Books Week speaker Sept. 28 to address impacts of challenged or banned books
8:56am
UW-Eau Claire. Civil Rights Pilgrimage resumes travel for 2022
8:55am
Marquette University. New Marquette Law School Poll finds strong partisan divisions on Afghanistan, COVID policies, and election results

Local

4:24pm
Milwaukee County Sup. Ortiz-Velez. And Chairwoman Nicholson honor Hispanic leaders at County Board meeting.
4:23pm
Milwaukee County Board Chairwoman Nicholson. Board adopts proposal to create paid internships.
12:01pm
Dane County Exec. Parisi. Dane County to Award Over $8.2 Million to Create 465 New Affordable Housing Units
12:01pm
Milwaukee Mayor Barrett. Statement on the Collins Settlement Agreement Report
12:00pm
Milwaukee Ald. Murphy.  Council approves major ARPA-funded pedestrian safety/anti-reckless driving measure
10:49am
ACLU of Wisconsin. Milwaukee Police Department's Racial Disparities Worsen Despite 2018 Stop and Frisk Settlement

3:56am
Wisconsin Public Radio. 'Get A Shot, Get A Hundred Bucks': Milwaukee Mayor Announces Citywide COVID-19 Vaccine Incentives

Congress

2:51pm
U.S. Sen. Johnson Demands DHS Answer Basic Questions About Apprehensions At U.S. Border By the End of the Week
2:51pm
U.S. Sen. Johnson Joins Senators Scott, Toomey, and Colleagues in Reintroducing ‘Full Faith and Credit Act’ to Address Federal Debt Crisis
9:25am
U.S. Sen. Baldwin. Joins Bicameral Group of Lawmakers to Champion Inclusion of Life-Saving Medicaid Fix in Reconciliation Legislation
4:00am
U.S. Rep. Pocan. Statement on His Meeting with President Biden
3:59am
U.S. Rep. Gallagher, Sen. Cotton. Demand Answers About Biden Strategy to Counter Huawei