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3/24/23

Conservation Funding in Wisconsin

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1/3/23

4th Quarter 2022 President’s Message

When leaders of the former Public Policy Forum and Wisconsin Taxpayers Alliance reached out to key stakeholders to gauge their reaction to a potential merger five years ago, a pair of seemingly contradictory concerns emerged. WisTax supporters worried that while we fully intended to be a statewide policy research organization,...Read More
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1/3/23

News & Updates | 4th Quarter 2022

President’s Message When leaders of the former Public Policy Forum and Wisconsin Taxpayers Alliance reached out to key stakeholders to gauge their reaction to a potential merger five years ago, a pair of seemingly contradictory concerns emerged. WisTax supporters worried that while we fully intended to be a statewide policy...Read More
Event Recap

12/9/22

Forum Friday: A Look Ahead at Wisconsin’s 2023 Legislative Session

A Look Ahead: Wisconsin’s 2023 Legislative Session Virtual event | December 9, 2022 With the recent midterm elections resulting in a mixed verdict – Democratic Gov. Tony Evers was re-elected, and Republicans expanded their legislative majorities – our December installment of our virtual series Forum Friday looked at what that...Read More

11/10/22

Explore Local Government Debt Levels in Wisconsin

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10/12/22

2022 Salute to Local Government Award Winners

The 30th Annual Salute to Local Government recognized local governments and school districts for innovative problem-solving, efforts to advance racial equity, and public-private cooperation. We also honored individuals in the public sector for excellence and lifetime achievement. ...Read More
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9/30/22

News & Updates | 3rd Quarter 2022

President’s Message On November 16, the Forum will host its 30th annual Salute to Local Government. When the Salute’s creators – one of whom, David Meissner, we will be honoring at this year’s event – started this tradition three decades ago, I don’t think they could have foreseen how the...Read More
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9/30/22

3rd Quarter 2022 President’s Message

On November 16, the Forum will host its 30th annual Salute to Local Government. When the Salute’s creators – one of whom, David Meissner, we will be honoring at this year’s event – started this tradition three decades ago, I don’t think they could have foreseen how the importance of...Read More
Event Recap

7/29/22

Forum Friday: Pandemic Recovery in Wisconsin’s Arts and Cultural Sector

Pandemic Recovery in Wisconsin’s Arts and Cultural Sector Virtual event | July 29, 2022 | 12:30 – 1:30 p.m. Our July 29 Forum Friday event centered on Wisconsin’s arts and cultural sectors, and how they are faring two years after the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic. We started with an...Read More