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

Nominations Open for Third Annual Wisconsin Job Honor Awards

  Awards to be presented at WMC’s Future Wisconsin Economic Summit MADISON – The Wisconsin Job Honor Awards is accepting nominations for its third annual event scheduled for Nov. 29 in Madison. The awards celebrate Wisconsinites who have overcome significant … Continued

WMC Applauds Legislation to Repeal Mining Moratorium

  Calls on all legislators to co-sponsor this reform MADISON – Last week, Rep. Rob Hutton (R-Brookfield) and Sen. Tom Tiffany (R-Hazelhurst) along with several of their colleagues circulated legislation to repeal Wisconsin’s twenty-year old mining moratorium law. No new … Continued