Senate Calendar: Wednesday, October 20, 11 am
Senate In Session

Tuesday October 19, 2021 - Updated 4:52pm

Legislative

1:48pm
Rep. Bowen. Statement on passing of former Secretary of State Gen. Colin Powell.
1:26pm
Wisconsin Cheese Makers Association. Commends Joint Finance Committee passage of agricultural export bill.
10:56am
Sen. Roys. Democrats unveil the RESPECT Act. Fact Sheet. LRB-4931
8:56am
Wisconsin's Green Fire. Provides testimony on sandhill crane hunting bill, Senate Bill 620.
8:55am
Sen. Taylor. Statement on the passing of former U.S. Secretary of State Colin Powell.

State Agencies

1:24pm
DNR. Slinger High School Student Wins 2022 State Park And Forest Vehicle Admission Sticker Contest
9:02am
DNR. Seeking Public Input On PFAS Contamination In Marinette, Peshtigo And Surrounding Communities

Economy/Business

3:21pm
WEC Energy Group. Integrys Holding announces increase in consideration for Tender Offer and New Early Tender Time

Courts

9:41am
Midwest Environmental Advocates Announces Legal Action to Force Disclosure of Public Records Related to Natural Resources Board Member’s Refusal to Step Down

Education

1:25pm
UW-Stout. Entertainment design senior, painting professor collaborate on short film
10:47am
UW-Stout Fifty years ago during UW System merger, UW-Stout almost became UW-Menomonie
10:47am
UW-Platteville NSF grant will help create future of equitable infrastructure
10:47am
UW-Platteville FIRST LEGO League receives support from community
10:47am
UW-Platteville UW System President Thompson kicks off Homecoming, encourages vaccination
9:41am
UW-Green Bay To Help Communities Prepare for 2022 Gubernatorial Election

Local

4:52pm
Milwaukee County Sheriff Lucas. Statement regarding Milwaukee County Board committee's advancement of proposals to increase correctional officer pay.
10:20am
ACLU of Wisconsin. Milwaukee Police and Fire Commission Should Consider Community Input Before Confirming Norman Into Permanent Milwaukee Police Department Chief Role
10:14am
Wisconsin Policy Forum. Fiscal Hurdles Mount for Milwaukee County Parks; Peer Communities May Offer Solutions
10:13am
Brown County Exec. Streckenbach. Budget plan looks to improve water quality.
9:01am
Milwaukee County Sups. Sumner, Wasserman. To host virtual town hall on 2022 budget Oct. 20.
8:57am
Kewaunee County Emergency Management. Works to remind drivers "Turn Around Don't Drown."

Congress

3:21pm
U.S. Sen. Baldwin. Wisconsin Supports Passing Bold Build Back Better Legislation
10:16am
Clean Wisconsin. Wisconsin must move forward now to protect families from "Forever Chemicals"

Monday October 18, 2021

Budget

3:15pm
LFB. 2021-23 Condition of the State's General Fund.
11:01am
DOA. Wisconsin Ends Fiscal Year 2021 with $2.58 Billion Positive Balance

Legislative

3:57pm
Sen. Agard. Applauds Biden administration PFAS regulations.
2:04pm
Various Organizations. Protecting demonstrators rights in Wisconsin.
12:14pm
Sen. Smith. Western Wisconsin poised for major broadband expansion projects.
12:13pm
Sen. Agard. Hosts virtual roundtable on cannabis legalization.
12:11pm
Wisconsin Democracy Campaign. Ag, Hunting Groups Favor GOP Sandhill Crane Hunt Proposal
11:01am
Wisconsin Conservation Voters. CNOW week of Oct. 18.
10:59am
Wisconsin Democracy Campaign Kooyenga Asks for a Public Hearing on Banning Gerrymandering
9:14am
Rep. Sanfelippo. Days late and dollars short, Evers fails to support law enforcement again.

State Agencies

4:53pm
DATCP. Crawford County Horse Tests Positive for West Nile Virus
4:07pm
AG Kaul. Urges U.S. Supreme Court to halt unconstitutional Texas abortion ban
3:05pm
DOA. 2019-2021 Biennial Report from Wisconsin Department of Administration Showcases Taxpayer Savings, Investments, and Efficiency in Government Operations
2:07pm
DOJ. Drug Take Back Day is October 23
1:50pm
DOR. Free tax assistance programs need volunteers for 2022 tax season.

Economy/Business

10:59am
Wisconsin SBDC Launches series of short entrepreneurial how-to videos
10:52am
Wisconsin Technology Council. El-Amin brothers' startup formula on stage for 2021 Early Stage Symposium
9:45am
Wisconsin Realtors Association. September 2021 Home Sales Report.

Statewide

11:00am
Children's Wisconsin. New clinic in Appleton will support expanded services.
9:09am
AARP Wisconsin. New AARP analysis: COVID-19 deaths in Wisconsin nursing homes doubled from Aug. to Sept. 2021.

Education

4:54pm
Marquette University. Voting rights experts to go “On the Issues” to discuss securing the right to vote, Oct. 20
1:47pm
UW-Stout. New course sponsored by Great Northern Corp. investigates sustainable solutions
1:47pm
Marquette University. To co-sponsor SDC Summit on Poverty, Oct. 19-21
10:59am
UW System Presiden Thompson. Statement on death of General Colin Powell.
10:59am
UW-Stout. With revised mission statement, university has a guide for the future
10:59am
UW-Madison Fasting is required to see the full benefit of calorie restriction in mice
9:44am
UW-River Falls. Career Fair attracts more than 800 students.
9:10am
UW-Eau Claire. New grad creates documentary telling stories of African students at UW-Eau Claire

Local

4:57pm
Milwaukee County Exec. Crowley. Statement on passing of General Colin Powell.
4:56pm
Milwaukee County Sheriff Lucas. Statement regarding the passing of former Secretary of State General Coliin L. Powell.
3:04pm
Milwaukee County Board. Public hearing on 2022 Milwaukee County Budget to be held online, Nov. 1.
1:48pm
Milwaukee County Sups. Taylor, Martin, Cullen. To host virtual town hall on 2022 County budget.
9:10am
Kewaunee County Public Health. Launches health needs survey.

Congress

3:57pm
U.S. Rep. Steil. Leads Republicans on Economic Committee.
12:14pm
U.S. Sen. Baldwin. With Temperatures Forecast to Fall and Energy Costs Projected to Rise, Baldwin Calls for Swift Release of LIHEAP Heating Help
10:59am
U.S. Sen. Baldwin Supports Introduction of Legislation to Curb Youth E-Cigarette and Tobacco Use
9:07am
U.S. Rep. Gallagher. Statement on Reports of Chinese Hypersonic Missile Test