Government Relations

Government Relations Legislative Update

Government Relations Legislative Update

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

Monday, February 14, 2011

JFC Hearing scheduled on budget repair bill

The Joint Committee on Finance will hold a public hearing on Feb. 15 at 10:00 a.m. relating to Governor Walker's proposed budget repair bill, giving the public an opportunity to weigh in on provisions of the bill including limiting collective bargaining for state employees and other state employee compensation issues.  The committee will hold an executive session following the public hearing.

Message from Chancellor Martin on budget repair bill
On Feb. 14, UW-Madison Chancellor Biddy Martin emailed a message to the UW-Madison community regarding the proposed budget repair bill.
Read her message at: