WMC Fights Back Against Big Government Special Interests

  MADISON – The Wisconsin Supreme Court, on Thusday, will hear several cases of interest to the state’s business community. Two cases with very different facts, Mayo v. Wisconsin Injured Patients and Families Compensation Fund and Porter v. State of … Continued

WMC Statements on Bills Signed by Gov. Walker on Monday

  MADISON – Gov. Scott Walker signed nearly 100 bills on Monday at the State Capitol, including AB 811, AB 748 and AB 941. Wisconsin Manufacturers & Commerce (WMC) release the following statements related to the signing of these three … Continued

WMC Statement on House Speaker Paul Ryan

  MADISON – Wisconsin Manufacturers & Commerce (WMC) President & CEO Kurt R. Bauer released the following statement on Wednesday after House Speaker Paul Ryan announced he would not seek reelection in November: “Speaker Ryan is a true leader, and … Continued

WMC Statement on 2.9 Percent Unemployment Rate

  MADISON – Gov. Scott Walker and the Department of Workforce Development announced on Thursday that Wisconsin’s unemployment rate dropped in February to a historic low of 2.9 percent. DWD also announced the number of people employed and considered active … Continued

WMC Supportive of Gov. Walker’s School Safety Plan

MADISON – Wisconsin Manufacturers & Commerce (WMC) announced its support on Friday for Gov. Scott Walker’s recently announced school safety plan. The governor’s plan would create a $100 million School Safety Grant Program, strengthen school safety plan requirements and encourage … Continued