Wisconsin Gov. Issues New Mask Order Right After Assembly Votes To Repeal MandateWisconsin Gov. Tony Evers issued a new statewide mask order on Thursday, an hour after the Republican-controlled Legislature voted to repeal his previous mandate.
In Continuing Back And Forth, Wis. Assembly To Send Mask Order Repeal Back To SenateThe Wisconsin Assembly plans to send the question of whether the state’s mask mandate issued by Gov. Tony Evers should be repealed back to the state Senate, which could vote later this month to end the order.
Wis. Gov. Evers: Repealing Mask Mandate Like Eliminating Speed LimitsDemocratic Gov. Tony Evers lashed out Friday at rival Republicans who tried to repeal his statewide mask mandate, saying killing the order would be a ridiculous move comparable to abolishing speed limits.
Wis. Assembly Cancels Vote On Repeal Of Mask Mandate: 'A Win For Public Health'Wisconsin's Republican-controlled Assembly on Thursday abruptly canceled a vote to repeal Democratic Gov. Tony Evers’ mask mandate in the face of broad criticism from the state's health, school and business leaders and out of concern it would jeopardize more than $49 million in federal aid.
Wisconsin To Join Minority Of States With No Mask Mandate Despite Warnings From Health OfficialsWisconsin will become one of only 10 states without statewide mask mandates when the Assembly votes Thursday to overturn Gov. Tony Evers' order, but masks will still be required in some of its largest cities thanks to local ordinances.
WI Gov. Evers Orders Flags At Half-Staff On Saturday To Honor Fire Chief Who Died Due To COVIDA Wisconsin community will remember a fire chief lost to COVID-19 this weekend.
Evers' Budget Could Include Criminal Justice Reform For WisconsinGov. Tony Evers' executive budget could include criminal justice reforms as Wisconsin emerges from a tumultuous year of protests over police brutality and racism, setting up another potential conflict with Republicans who have been reluctant to take any action to address police protocols.
COVID In Wisconsin: Gov. Evers To Issue New Public Health Emergency, Extend Mask MandateIn a radio address on Thursday morning, Wisconsin Gov. Tony Evers said he will issue a new public health emergency which will extend until January 2021, as COVID continues to surge in the state.
Wisconsin Gov. Evers Plans Evening Address On COVID-19 As Cases SurgeGov. Tony Evers plans to livestream an address on COVID-19 in Wisconsin Tuesday evening as the state set new daily records for infections and deaths.
Election Latest: Biden And Trump Barnstorm Across The CountryAhead of the polls, Biden campaigned in Georgia, a southern state Democrats never thought they could win. Trump is holding three events in three states he won back in 2016: Michigan, Nebraska, and Wisconsin.
Judge Puts Wisconsin Capacity Limit Order From Gov. Evers Back Into EffectA Wisconsin judge on Monday reimposed an order from Gov. Tony Evers’ administration limiting the number of people who can gather in bars, restaurants and other indoor places to 25% of capacity.