Foward latino Desplegará Equipos de Observadores para Monitorear los Sitios de Votación en Wisconsin

Franklin, WI. – Forward Latino, Inc. una organización sin fines de lucro y no partidista de defensa y servicio dedicada a ayudar a los latinos que persiguen el Sueño americano, tendrá equipos de observadores electorales que visitarán los centros de votación en todo el estado de Wisconsin el día de las elecciones para asegurar un […]

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Foward latino to Deploy teams of Elections Observes to Monitor Polling Sites in Wisconsin

Franklin, WI. – Forward Latino, Inc., a non-profit, non-partisan advocacy and service organization dedicated to assisting Latinos pursuing the American Dream, will have teams of election observers visiting polling sites throughout the state of Wisconsin on election day to ensure fair and equal access to the polls and to ensure election law is being followed. […]

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Gov. Evers Announces $32 Million to Support COVID-19 Testing at UW Campuses

MADISON — Gov. Tony Evers today announced more than $32 million in financial assistance to the University of Wisconsin (UW) System and the University of Wisconsin-Madison as they prepare to welcome students back to campus this fall. The $32 million announced today comes in addition to the $18.9 million the governor allocated from Wisconsin’s portion […]

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Democratic National Convention appear to be thoughtful and thorough.

Mayor Tom Barrett released the following statement: “The health protocols in place for the Democratic National Convention appear to be thoughtful and thorough. I am pleased the convention organizers have consulted with the Milwaukee Health Department.” “While it is important to protect every person attending the convention, it is also important to protect the entire Milwaukee […]

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Gov. Evers Releases Statement on Wisconsin Supreme Court Ruling

 MADISON — Gov. Tony Evers released the following statement in response to today’s Wisconsin Supreme Court ruling: “The People’s Budget made historic investments in better roads, better schools, and better healthcare, but clearly Republicans will continue doing whatever they can to prevent us from doing good work for Wisconsinites. “Today’s July 10 ruling departs from […]

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Milwaukee County Executive Chris Abele Congratulates County Executive-Elect David Crowley

MILWAUKEE – Milwaukee County Executive Chris Abele released the statement below following the release of election results for the Spring 2020 election of Milwaukee County Executive: “Without a doubt, the unprecedented events of the past month marked a turning point in our collective history. Thank you to everyone who stepped up to serve. The commitment […]

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Gov. Evers Calls for Bipartisan Legislative Action on COVID-19 Relief and Support Package

MADISON – Gov. Tony Evers today again called for bipartisan legislative action to ensure Wisconsin is equipped to respond to the COVID-19 pandemic and provide relief and support to families, workers, and businesses affected by this crisis. Over the past few weeks, Gov. Evers has introduced two comprehensive pieces of legislation to address the needs of […]

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Gov. Evers Reiterates Options Available for Religious Gatherings and Services

Gov. Evers Reiterates Options Available for Religious Gatherings and Services   MADISON — Gov. Tony Evers reiterates options for religious gatherings and services. Religious organizations and places of worship have inquired about opportunities to continue offering faith-based services and gatherings while still complying with the governor’s “safer at home” order. Gov. Evers and the Wisconsin […]

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Gov. Evers Calls for Bipartisan Legislative Action on COVID-19 Relief and Support Package

MADISON – Gov. Tony Evers today again called for bipartisan legislative action to ensure Wisconsin is equipped to respond to the COVID-19 pandemic and provide relief and support to families, workers, and businesses affected by this crisis. Over the past few weeks, Gov. Evers has introduced two comprehensive pieces of legislation to address the needs of […]

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Gov. Evers Delivers Weekly Democratic Radio Address on Public Health after the April 7 Spring Election

The following is Gov. Tony Evers’ radio address thanking voters, poll workers, and reporters and reminding Wisconsinites to monitor themselves for symptoms, follow guidance provided by the Wisconsin Department of Health Services, and isolate at home.  Hi, Wisconsin. Governor Tony Evers here. As you know, due to legislative inaction and disappointing decisions from the courts, […]

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Gov. Evers Statement on Supreme Court of Wisconsin Ruling Allowing In-Person Voting Tomorrow

Gov. Evers Statement on Supreme Court of Wisconsin Ruling Allowing In-Person Voting Tomorrow   MADISON — Gov. Tony Evers today issued the following statement regarding the Supreme Court of Wisconsin’s ruling enjoining Executive Order #74 suspending in-person voting for the April 7 election. The Supreme Court of Wisconsin’s ruling today allows the April 7 election to proceed […]

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Gov. Evers Suspends In-Person Voting, Calls Legislature into Special Session on April 7 Election

Gov. Evers Suspends In-Person Voting, Calls Legislature into Special Session on April 7 Election   MADISON – Gov. Tony Evers, in the absence of legislative action, today signed Executive Order #74, suspending in-person voting for the April 7 spring election, moving in-person voting to June 9, 2020. The order also directs the Legislature to meet in special […]

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Forward Latino Supports Gov. Evers Postponement of Wisconsin Elections!

FORWARD LATINO SUPPORTS WISCONSIN GOVERNOR TONY EVERS DECISION TO POSTPONE STATE ELECTIONS! Franklin, WI – In response to requests from Forward Latino, numerous other civil rights and healthcare advocacy organizations, and in keeping with guidance provided by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Governor Tony Evers issued an executive order suspending the April 7, […]

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