Worker’s Compensation: Time for a Fee Schedule

By Chris Reader WMC Director of Health and Human Resources Policy This column was published in the 2017 edition of Wisconsin Business Voice. A legislative battle is brewing in Madison to correct runaway prices for worker’s compensa­tion medical bills. This is … Continued

It’s Time for an America First Tax Overhaul

By Tony Sayegh U.S. Treasury Department Assistant Secretary for Public Affairs This column was published in the 2017 edition of Wisconsin Business Voice. America’s tax system has not been overhauled in 31 years, and it is placing U.S. taxpay­ers, businesses and … Continued

Manufacturing is Strong in Wisconsin

By Secretary Ray Allen Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development This column was published in the 2017 edition of Wisconsin Business Voice. Gov. Scott Walker proclaimed the month of October as Manufac­turing Month in Wisconsin to showcase the impact that manufactur­ing has … Continued

Competitiveness is not a Complicated Formula

By Scott Manley WMC Senior Vice President of Government Relations This column was published in the 2017 edition of Wisconsin Business Voice. There are many facets to WMC’s lobbying agenda. One day we are advocating for additional technical education opportunities … Continued

WMC Lauds Assembly for Supporting Mining Jobs and Investment

MADISON – Tonight, the State Assembly voted to end Wisconsin’s twenty-year old moratorium on metallic mining. Assembly Bill 499, authored by Rep. Rob Hutton (R-Brookfield) and Sen. Tom Tiffany (R-Hazelhurst), passed the Assembly by a vote of 53-38 and now … Continued

Every Day is Manufacturing Day in Wisconsin

Manufacturing Month Comes to a Close MADISON – As Manufacturing Month comes to a close, we need to be remember that every day is manufacturing day in Wisconsin. October was Manufacturing Month in Wisconsin, and WMC, Wisconsin’s manufacturer’s association and … Continued

WMC Adds Cory Fish to Government Relations Team

  MADISON – Wisconsin Manufacturers & Commerce (WMC) announced Wednesday that the organization added a new member to its government relations team. Cory Fish will be Director of Tax, Transportation & Legal Affairs. Fish – a licensed attorney in Wisconsin … Continued