PPA Weekly Capitol Report

By Shawn Pfaff Governor and State Legislative Dems introduce package to reduce Rx drug costs Democratic Governor Tony Evers and state legislative Democrats introduced this week a comprehensive package to lower the cost of prescription drugs. This package is very...

PPA Weekly Capitol Report

By Shawn Pfaff Wisconsin to Receive More Than $400 million in Opioid Settlement Wisconsin Attorney General Josh Kaul announced this week the proposed settlement agreement between numerous states who sued three of the major pharmaceutical companies who were...

PPA Weekly Capitol Report

By Shawn Pfaff Governor to Introduce Budget on Tuesday Governor Evers will introduce his 2021-23 biennial budget on Tuesday through a virtual address to the GOP-led state legislature. The two-year spending document will be the Democratic Governor’s second budget and...

PPA Weekly Capitol Report

By Shawn Pfaff Assembly Passes COVID bill; Senate Raises Concerns while Governor threatens Veto This week, the Republican-controlled state Assembly introduced a comprehensive COVID relief package for the state (AB 1). The massive bill includes more than forty...