Rebecca Kleefisch, Former Lt. Gov. Under Scott Walker, Launches Gubernatorial CampaignKleefisch took aim at Evers in her campaign launch video released Thursday, accused him of “siding with rioters” and not doing more to quell violence that erupted last summer in Kenosha after Jacob Blake, a Black man, was shot by police.
Wisconsin's Evers Reports Raising $5 Million Over First Half Of 2021Wisconsin Gov. Tony Evers' reelection campaign reported Monday that the Democratic incumbent raised $5 million through the first six months of the year and has more than $7 million cash on hand ahead of his bid for a second term.
Gov. Evers Signs GOP-Written Wis. State Budget With $2B Tax CutGov. Tony Evers signed the Republican-written state budget Thursday, enacting a two-year spending plan that includes a $2 billion income tax cut while making 50 largely minor partial vetoes, saying unfinished business still needs to be addressed.
Wisconsin Republicans Send Election Bills To Gov. Tony EversThe Wisconsin Assembly sent bills to Democratic Gov. Tony Evers on Tuesday that would make it more difficult for the elderly and disabled to cast absentee ballots and prohibit officials from filling in missing information on the envelopes of returned absentee ballots.
Wis. Gov. Evers Says Vetoing Entire State Budget Is 'On The Table'Evers was asked whether he was considering a veto after Republicans agreed to spend less than 10% of what he proposed on K-12 schools.
Wisconsin Gov. Tony Evers Announces $100 Million To Expand BroadbandGov. Tony Evers announced Tuesday that the state will be using $100 million in federal coronavirus stimulus funding to award grants for expanding broadband internet access in Wisconsin.
Wisconsin Republicans To Vote On Election Law Changes, As Gov. Evers Readies Veto PenThe Republican-controlled Wisconsin Legislature was scheduled to vote Tuesday on bills making it more difficult to vote absentee, proposals that are all-but certain to be vetoed by Democratic Gov. Tony Evers but that GOP lawmakers say are needed to address issues that arose during last year's presidential election.
New Law Requires Wisconsin Schools To Teach The Holocaust, Other GenocidesGov. Tony Evers signed a bill on Wednesday requiring Wisconsin middle and high school social studies classes to teach the Holocaust and other genocides.
Wisconsin Gov. Tony Evers Declares State Of Emergency Due To WildfiresThere have been more than 320 wildfires reported in Wisconsin, burning over 1,400 acres.
Wisconsin Gov. Tony Evers Seeks Legal Fees From Trump, GOPTrump and his supporters filed several lawsuits in state and federal courts after he narrowly lost Wisconsin to Democrat Joe Biden. Republicans lost every challenge.
‘A Terrible Decision:’ Mixed Reaction To WI Supreme Court Decision Striking Down Mask MandateThe Wisconsin Supreme Court on Wednesday ruled Gov. Tony Evers exceeded his authority in issuing a mask mandate and struck down the statewide requirement, making Minnesota the only state in the region with a state order.
Wisconsin Supreme Court Strikes Down Gov. Evers Mask MandateThe Wisconsin Supreme Court struck down Democratic Gov. Tony Evers' statewide mask mandate on Wednesday, stripping the governor of one of his last remaining tools to curb the spread of the coronavirus as the state stands on the precipice of another surge in infections.
Wisconsin To Open COVID Vaccinations To General Public Next WeekWisconsin health officials have decided to make COVID-19 vaccinations available for the general public starting next week, accelerating the timetable by a month, Gov. Tony Evers said Tuesday.
Vaccine Eligibility For Next Phase Moved A Week Earlier In WisconsinPeople age 16 and up with certain preexisting conditions in Wisconsin will be eligible for the coronavirus vaccine starting Monday.
Gov. Evers Proposes $2.4 Billion In Wisconsin Building ProjectsEvers released his capital budget proposal on Monday.