Government Relations

Government Relations Legislative Update

Government Relations Legislative Update

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

Monday, November 22, 2010

Legislative Updates

Legislative Council Committee Updates:
The following Legislative Study Committee's recently met, please see their websites for further information:
Joint Finance Committee (JFC) Updates:
Senate Minority Leader Mark Miller announced that he has appointed Senators Lena Taylor and Bob Jauch to the 2011-2013 JFC. More information is available in the press release issued by Senator Miller's office.

The Senate and Assembly Republicans' previously made their appointments, available in this previous blog. Assembly Democrats have yet to name their two appointments.

Election Updates:
Vote recounts were conducted in the 68th Assembly District, 93rd Assembly District and 31st Senate District. All totals have now been finalized and no changes occurred.

For more information, please visit the November 2010 Recount Website set up by Wisconsin's Government Accountability Board (GAB).