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Free Market Coalition To Gov. Evers: Continue To Cut Red Tape To Fight Pandemic
March 31, 2020 After Governor Tony Evers issued an executive order to cut red tape on medical licensing, the Wisconsin Institute for Law & Liberty (WILL), the Badger Institute, The MacIver Institute, and Americans for Prosperity (AFP) urge Governor Tony Evers and the state legislature to continue to cut red tape to fight the coronavirus …
DHS Warns 1,500 Wisconsinites Dead In Two Weeks
By Bill Osmulski - Gov. Evers issues a month-long shelter-in-place order. DHS Secretary-Designee Andrea Palm warns that on our current path, 22,000 people will catch the virus within the next two weeks and anywhere between 440 – 1,500 people will die. Right now, as of Mar. 24th, only 441 people have Coronavirus and 5 have died.  Read More DHS Warns 1,500 Wisconsinites Dead In Two Weeks
MacIver News Minute: Say Thank You To All Working To Get Us Through This!
Mar. 19, 2020 We’re all in this together.
New PSC Member Will Vote On Issues Affecting Former Employer
Some might say Tyler Huebner faces an ethical decision during his first week with the Public Service Commission (PSC) that could mean a nice payday for one of his former partners. The PSC, on the other hand, says it’s not an issue.  Read More New PSC Member Will Vote On Issues Affecting Former Employer
Why Schools Are Worried About Shutdown Costs, Despite Secure Funding Sources
Why would you only pay your hourly workers for two weeks during the shutdown if your funding is already secure for the year? MacIver News found the answer.  Read More Why Schools Are Worried About Shutdown Costs, Despite Secure Funding Sources
Freedom In A Time Of Panic
As Governor Evers ups restrictions to public gatherings, businesses, and places of worship, Dan O’Donnell writes about the crucial need to stop the spread of governmental intrusion on individual liberties.  Read More Freedom In A Time Of Panic
Overwhelming Support For Raise The Age To 21 Bill At Senate Hearing
The Raise the Age to Use Tobacco to 21 bill received widespread support at a hearing last week in the Senate.  Read More Overwhelming Support For Raise The Age To 21 Bill At Senate Hearing
Remembering Sunshine Week During The COVID Crisis
“We can’t allow our government to use this crisis to be less transparent,” Brett Healy said.  Read More Remembering Sunshine Week During The COVID Crisis