WMC - Wisconsin's Business Voice

Issue Areas

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.

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Education

WMC works on educational policy reforms where the outcome will  affect Wisconsin businesses. In 2011, WMC backed education reforms that eliminate the enrollment caps for both ... More

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Energy & Telecommunications

Energy and telecommunications are of course major issues affecting businesses in Wisconsin. WMC works on behalf of employers on these issues so we can keep Wisconsin working. ... More

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Environment

Wisconsin employers face an uncompetitive and often hostile regulatory environment. Many environmental regulations in Wisconsin are more stringent than what is necessary to pr ... More

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Health Care

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 businesses in the ... More

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Human Resources

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 insura ... More

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Mining

WMC applauds the Wisconsin legislature for passing mining reform. Read the latest press release here. Staff Contact:  Scott Manley     Follow Scott @ManleyWMC &nb ... More

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Taxes & Spending

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 ... More

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Transportation

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 W ... More