WMC Stands Behind Gov. Walker’s Small Business Agenda

  MADISON – Wisconsin Manufacturers & Commerce (WMC) applauded Gov. Scott Walker on Tuesday as he announced his Small Business Agenda at the seventh annual Small Business Summit. The agenda outlined by Walker includes reducing business costs, preparing the workforce, … Continued

WMC Statement on the 2017-19 Wisconsin State Budget

  MADISON – Gov. Scott Walker signed the 2017-19 state budget on Thursday, issuing 98 vetoes to the version passed by the Assembly and Senate. After Walker signed the budget in Neenah, Wisconsin Manufacturers & Commerce (WMC) President/CEO Kurt R. … Continued

WMC Testifies in Favor of Mining Moratorium Repeal

  MADISON – On Thursday, WMC General Counsel and Director of Environmental and Energy Policy Lucas Vebber testified before the Senate Committee on Sporting Heritage and Forestry in support of Senate Bill 395. The legislation would open the door to … Continued

Gov. Walker Proclaims September as Chamber of Commerce Month

    MADISON – The core services Wisconsin’s 267 local chambers of commerce offer their members vary from village to town to city. But whether they focus on advocacy, tourism, economic development, entrepreneurship, young professionals, workforce or organizing community events, … Continued

WMC Statement on DNR Secretary Cathy Stepp

  MADISON – WMC Senior Vice President of Government Relations Scott Manley released the following statement regarding the announcement of DNR Secretary Cathy Stepp’s appointment to the EPA as Deputy Administrator for Region 7: “Congratulations to Secretary Stepp on this … Continued