Government Relations

Government Relations Legislative Update

Government Relations Legislative Update

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

Wednesday, September 28, 2011

Governor calls for Special Session

Governor Walker issued an Executive Order today calling the Wisconsin State Legislature into a special session. Dubbed the "Back to Work Wisconsin" special session, it includes legislative proposals related to capital access, worker training, regulatory changes, tax relief, and other measures.

See the Governor's Executive Order here. A list of the special session legislative bills to be considered can be found here