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Evers Announces Launch of Mobile Vaccination Teams PDF Print E-mail
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Written by GOV Press Wisconsin   
Friday, 15 January 2021 17:23

covid-19-vaccine-shipmtMobile vaccination clinics will expand vaccine access to all corners of Wisconsin.

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Hintz Condems Republican Legislators’ Lies And Dangerous Rhetoric PDF Print E-mail
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Written by Gordon Hintz, Rep. 54th Assembly District   
Friday, 15 January 2021 10:19

trump-insurgents315 Wisconsin state legislators who signed a letter to Vice President Pence calling on him to refuse to certify the 2020 presidential election identified, including some from NE Wisconsin.

Last Updated on Friday, 15 January 2021 10:46
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Biden to unveil $1.9 trillion COVID-19 relief plan with more stimulus checks PDF Print E-mail
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Written by The Hill Press   
Thursday, 14 January 2021 17:35

biden-pres-elec-newsPlan provides $1,400 in additional stimulus checks, bringing total to $2,000, extends key unemployment programs from mid-March through the end of September and increases weekly unemployment supplement from $300 to $400.

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$9 Million Awarded for Drug Treatment Services PDF Print E-mail
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Written by GOV Press Wisconsin   
Thursday, 14 January 2021 16:51

opioid-overdoseFunding to support treatment for the problem use of opioids and stimulants.

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Governor Calls Special Session on Unemployment Insurance Modernization PDF Print E-mail
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Written by GOV Press Wisconsin   
Thursday, 14 January 2021 10:58

unemployment-virus-outbreak-dpWants input, help from Legislature at noon on Tues., Jan. 19, 2021, to fix and modernize the state's broken unemployment system.

Last Updated on Saturday, 16 January 2021 11:25
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Conservation Voters supports Celestine Jeffreys as Green Bay's city clerk PDF Print E-mail
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Written by Wisconsin Conservation Voters, Ryan Billingham   
Thursday, 14 January 2021 10:22

gb-city-hallGreen Bay’s most critical role in ensuring elections are fair, free, and accessible to all of its residents should be held by trusted local leader.

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Wisconsin Sends Guard Troops to Nation's Capital to Support Inauguration Security Efforts PDF Print E-mail
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Written by GOV Press Wisconsin   
Thursday, 14 January 2021 09:45

wi-national-guard-troops500 Wisconsinites will serve in a support role alongside thousands of other National Guard troops from other states mobilized this week.


MADISON — Gov. Tony Evers announced Wednesday that approximately 500 Wisconsin National Guard troops will mobilize to federal duty to support civil authorities in the national capital region in advance of the presidential inauguration next week.

tony-evers“We are once again thankful to the Wisconsin National Guard for always stepping up, not only for their friends and neighbors here in Wisconsin, but wherever they are needed,” said Gov. Evers. “I'm confident these members of the Guard will assist in any way they can to help maintain peace and security in our nation's capital in the days ahead.”

The troops, which include Soldiers from various Wisconsin Army National Guard units, as well as Airmen from Wisconsin Air National Guard units, will serve in a support role alongside thousands of other National Guard troops from other states mobilized this week to support security efforts in Washington D.C.

The troops will arrive in Washington in the coming days.

“When our state or nation calls, the Citizen Soldiers and Airmen of the Wisconsin National Guard are always ready,” said Maj. Gen. Paul Knapp, Wisconsin’s adjutant general. “Whether we’re serving overseas in a combat zone, responding to the pandemic, assisting at the polls, preserving public safety in our own communities, or helping secure our nation’s capital, our state and nation can count on our Soldiers and Airmen to be there during times of need.”

Additional Wisconsin National Guard troops mobilized earlier this week to support safety and security efforts at the state capitol building in Madison as well.

The Wisconsin National Guard is simultaneously playing a major role in the state’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic with more than 600 troops on duty to run COVID-19 testing sites across Wisconsin and assist with vaccine inventory management.

 
Gov. Evers Delivers 2021 State of the State Address PDF Print E-mail
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Written by GOV Press Wisconsin   
Wednesday, 13 January 2021 10:50

tony-evers-2021-sosAddress was held virtually Tuesday night, full text and livestream video is presented here.

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New Session, Same Story PDF Print E-mail
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Written by Jeff Smith, State Senator District 31   
Wednesday, 13 January 2021 10:08

wi-senate-swearing-inSen. Smith writes about the beginning of the 2021-22 legislative session and the lack of compromise we’ve seen from Republican leaders thus far on COVID-19 relief.

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Hawley, Cruz face rising anger, possible censure PDF Print E-mail
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Written by The Hill Press   
Tuesday, 12 January 2021 17:27

josh-hawley-cap-protestThese are people who perpetuated the big lie, that Donald Trump won in a landslide and it’s all been stolen from him.

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National Guard Troops Mobilized to Support Capitol Police in Madison PDF Print E-mail
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Written by GOV Press Wisconsin   
Tuesday, 12 January 2021 10:43

covid-19-protest-madisonThe mobilized troops to keep our state, its citizens, and its institutions safe, Guard will not discuss troop numbers, movements, timelines, equipment, tactics, or procedures.

Last Updated on Thursday, 14 January 2021 17:08
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