WMC’s government relations professionals are at the State Capitol practically every day working on issues that affect Wisconsin businesses of all sizes, in all industries.
Just a few short years ago, Wisconsin’s legal climate was rated among the worst in the country. However, Wisconsin has recently received a national award for tort and legal reform as a result of the bold legislation enacted over the past four years.
WMC works on educational policy reforms where the outcome will affect Wisconsin businesses.
Energy and telecommunications are major issues affecting businesses in Wisconsin. WMC works on behalf of employers on these issues so we can keep Wisconsin working.
Wisconsin employers face an uncompetitive and often hostile regulatory environment. Many environmental regulations in Wisconsin are more stringent than what is necessary.
Rising health care costs are repeatedly rated one of Wisconsin’s top economic, business and consumer concerns. WMC works on healthcare issues on behalf of all businesses in the state.
Wisconsin human resources professionals are an integral part of our state’s workforce. They have to know many facets of employment law, health care policy, unemployment law and more. WMC is a resource on many of those issues.
Wisconsin is fortunate to have one of the largest untapped iron ore deposit in North America located in our state.
High taxes are consistently rated as a major issue for Wisconsin businesses. Lower taxes allow businesses to invest more in their employees and their communities.
Wisconsin businesses face many challenges in maintaining a strong infrastructure network. Whether by land, rail or water, a solid transportation system is integral to making Wisconsin the most competitive state in the nation.