WMC Blasts Flawed Tax Study

34,000 Manufacturing Jobs Created Since Tax Credit Enacted Madison – The Wisconsin Budget Project issued a politically biased flawed statement about the Manufacturing & Agriculture Tax Credit that was intended to undermine the tax relief that led to 34,000 new … Continued

UW Health Receives Business Friend of the Environment Award

Madison – Today, the WMC Foundation recognized UW Health as one of nine recipients of this year’s Business Friend of the Environment Awards (BFOE). Environmental sustainability is part of UW Health’s mission for social responsibility as a mechanism for transforming … Continued

WMC Statement on Right to Work Decision

In response to today’s order from District 3 of the Wisconsin Court of Appeals granting a stay of Dane County Judge Foust’s decision to strike down Wisconsin’s Right to Work law, WMC Senior Vice President of Government Relations, Scott Manley, … Continued

Overtime Rules – Government Interference in the Workplace

By Chris Reader Director of Health and Human Resources Policy Wisconsin Manufacturers & Commerce This week, President Obama’s Department of Labor moved forward with extensive changes to the nation’s overtime regulations. The stated intent of the new rule is to … Continued

WMC Opposes Obama Overtime Rule

Government Mandated Wage Increases Will Kill Jobs, Stifle Growth Madison – Wisconsin Manufacturers & Commerce, the state’s chamber, today blasted a proposal from the U.S. Department of Labor to mandate more than $1 billion in overtime for businesses across the … Continued