Government Relations

Government Relations Legislative Update

Government Relations Legislative Update

Updates on state and federal issues relating to the UW System.

Monday, August 23, 2010

Coming Up This Week...

Legislative Council Meetings:

The Special Committee for Strategic Job Creation will meet on Wednesday, August 25. Testifying at the committee on behalf of the UW System will be Rebecca Martin, Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs and UW-Milwaukee Chancellor Carlos Santiago.

Please see the hearing notice and agenda for more information.

Also meeting this week are the special committees on Health Care Access (Aug 24), Review of Spousal Maintenance Awards in Divorce Proceedings (Aug 24), and Single-Use Plastics (Aug 24-25).

Wisconsin Economic Summit Series:

The second summit, Managing the State Deficit, will meet in La Crosse on Thursday, August 26. UW-La Crosse Chancellor Joe Gow will be representing the UW System on an education panel.

Please see the summit's agenda or website for further information.