GOP Donor Asks Wisconsin Supreme Court To Block Gov. Tony Evers' Statewide Mask MandateA new legal challenge to Gov. Tony Evers’ latest mask mandate is before the Wisconsin Supreme Court, filed less than a week after the Legislature struck down a previous order and the governor quickly issued a new one.
Wisconsin Gov. Tony Evers Issues New Statewide Mask Order After Republican Lawmakers Repeal Previous MandateThe Democratic governor said in a video message that his priority is keeping people safe and that wearing a mask is the most basic way to do that.
Wisconsin State Lawmakers To Vote On Repealing Gov. Tony Evers' Statewide Mask MandateThe move would jeopardize more than $49 million in federal food assistance, brush aside warnings from health experts, and make Wisconsin one of only 10 states without a statewide order.
Wisconsin Gov. Tony Evers Urges Legislature To Pass COVID-19 Bill FirstEvers renewed his request to lawmakers to take up his proposed compromise, first floated on Dec. 21, saying it would be “inexplicable” to take up anything else first.
Wisconsin Reports Nearly 7,500 New COVID-19 Cases, Shattering Old Record; Positivity Rate Also At All-Time HighWisconsin's seven-day positivity rate by test also reached a new high of 18.9%, while the average positivity rate by person ballooned to a record 36.4%
Wisconsin Judge Temporarily Blocks Gov. Tony Evers' Order Setting Indoor Capacity LimitsThe Democratic governor's order, issued by Evers-appointee Palm last week, limited the number of customers in many indoor establishment to 25% of capacity.
Wisconsin Judge Upholds Gov. Tony Evers' Mask MandateThe order mandates the wearing of masks starting for anyone aged 5 and up in all enclosed spaces except at home through Nov. 21.
Wisconsin Republicans 'Stand Ready' To Kill Gov. Tony Evers' Statewide Mask RequirementRepublican Senate Majority Leader Scott Fitzgerald stopped short of promising that the Senate would vote to kill the order, which is slated to take effect on Saturday.
Wisconsin Gov. Tony Evers Orders Masks Statewide Amid Virus SurgeEvers, a Democrat, declared a new public health emergency and ordered the wearing of masks for anyone age 5 and up starting on Saturday for all enclosed spaces except a person’s home.
Wisconsin Bars Packed After State's Supreme Court Tosses Gov. Tony Evers Stay-At-Home OrderBusinesses that do open are being encouraged to use social distancing and have employees wear face masks. However, many who showed up to bars Wednesday night were not wearing any.
Wisconsin Republicans Push For Regional Reopening; Gov. Tony Evers: 'Never Say Never'Evers’ current “safer at home” order that closed most nonessential businesses is set to run until May 26.
Wisconsin's Governor Extends Stay-At-Home Order Until May 26Schools will be closed the remainder of the academic year under the safer-at-home order that will be in effect until May 26. Golf courses will be allowed to re-open, but club houses and pro shops will remain closed.
After Wisconsin Supreme Court Overrules Gov. Tony Evers, Primary Election To Move ForwardThe decisions leave Wisconsin as the only state with an election scheduled in April that is proceeding as planned.
Judge Puts Hold On Wisconsin GOP Effort To Strip New Governor's PowerA Wisconsin judge issued an order Thursday putting on hold a set of laws that Republicans passed late last year to limit the power of the incoming Democratic governor.
Foxconn: Wisconsin Factory Will Be Operational In 2020The Taiwan-based Foxconn is building what is known as a Generation 6 factory, which typically makes smaller liquid crystal display screens for cellphones, tablets, televisions and other devices.