Evers orders indoor mask-wearing statewide.
The emergency order mandates Wisconsinites to wear a face-covering while inside buildings with people outside their immediate household that are not private residences. Graphic: Sam Buisman Author: Sam Buisman Governor Tony Evers orders Wisconsinites statewide to wear a mask while … Read More >
Wisconsin Supreme Court upholds Republicans’ 2018 lame-duck laws.
The ruling will allow laws that restrict Evers’ Justice Department from acting independently of the legislature to remain in effect. Photo: Office of the Speaker, public domain. Author: Sam Buisman The Wisconsin Supreme Court upholds the Wisconsin Legislature’s 2018 lame-duck … Read More >
State Supreme Court rules against Safer At Home, spurring local governments to enact their own guidelines.
On a 4-3 decision, the court ruled that the Wisconsin DHS overstepped its authority in issuing the Safer At Home extension. Graphic: Sam Buisman Author: Sam Buisman The Wisconsin Supreme Court strikes down the Safer At Home order, prompting Dane … Read More >
Wisconsin retailers and drive-in theaters allowed limited re-opening as COVID-19 slows.
Retail store will be allowed to serve five customers at a time, and drive-through theaters may resume operations under safety guidelines. Photos: Richard Hurd and Massachusetts Office Of Travel & Tourism. Graphic: Sam Buisman Author: Sam Buisman Wisconsin permits retail … Read More >
State Republicans sue to end Safer At Home extension.
The lawsuit alleges that the Department of Health Services does not have the authority to extend the order. Photos: WisPolitics, licensed under Creative Commons. Graphic: Sam Buisman Author: Sam Buisman State Republicans sued the Wisconsin Government over the Safer At … Read More >
Wisconsin Republicans denounce COVID-19 transition plan as a “roadblock.”
Speaker Robin Vos and Senate Majority Leader Scott Fitzgerald demanded a regional approach rather than the Badger Bounce Back plan. Photos: WisPolitics, licensed under Creative Commons. Graphic: Sam Buisman Author: Sam Buisman State Republicans slammed Governor Evers’ coronavirus transition plan … Read More >