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Senate Bill 405

Relating To: Relating to: the powers and duties of the board of school directors and the superintendent of schools in a first class city school district, awarding a grant to a nonprofit corporation, requiring a referendum, and granting rule-making authority.
Bill Text and History
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Lobbying Principals

Principal Name Notified Date Communication Date Comments Supporting Documentation  
American Civil Liberties Union of Wisconsin Inc Notified Date 1/6/2010 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
1/6/2010

Comments
Mayoral control of MPS is neither necessary nor sufficient to address MPS's woes. Instead we should focus on delievering an adequate education.
Supporting Documentation
20100106_145736_MPS Testimony jan 2010.doc

City of Milwaukee Notified Date 11/30/2009 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Other
Report Date
11/30/2009

Comments
Contact Paul Vornholt, City of Milwaukee, on behalf of the Office of Mayor Tom Barrett.
Competitive Wisconsin Inc Notified Date 12/14/2009 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Other
Report Date
12/14/2009

Education Reform Now Advocacy Notified Date 1/8/2010 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
1/8/2010

Metropolitan Milwaukee Association of Commerce Notified Date 12/15/2009 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
12/15/2009

Milwaukee Public Schools Notified Date 11/23/2009 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
11/23/2009

Milwaukee Teachers Education Association Notified Date 12/16/2009 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
12/16/2009

SEIU Wisconsin State Council (formerly Serv.Employ. Int'l. Union-Wis. State Coun.) Notified Date 12/14/2009 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
12/14/2009

Wisconsin Association of School Boards Inc Notified Date 12/17/2009 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
12/17/2009

Wisconsin Coalition for Advocacy Notified Date 12/11/2009 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
1/27/2010

Comments
Our opposition to this bill should not be taken as a support of the status quo in MPS. Please see our attached testimony for a full explanation of our position.
Supporting Documentation
20100127_092349_final DRAFTof legislative position_black text (2).doc

None
Report Date
12/11/2009

Wisconsin Education Association Council Notified Date 11/23/2009 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
11/23/2009

Wisconsin Federation of Teachers Notified Date 12/14/2009 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
12/14/2009

Lobbying Efforts

  2009
January - June
2009
July - December
2010
January - June
2010
July - December
Total
Total Hours Of Effort On This Matter 2009
January - June
2009
July - December
987.00
2010
January - June
972.00
2010
July - December
Total 1959.00
City of Milwaukee 2009
January - June
2009
July - December
154.00
2010
January - June
2010
July - December
Total 154.00
Competitive Wisconsin Inc 2009
January - June
2009
July - December
10.00
2010
January - June
2010
July - December
Total 10.00
Education Reform Now Advocacy 2009
January - June
2009
July - December
22.00
2010
January - June
41.00
2010
July - December
Total 63.00
Metropolitan Milwaukee Association of Commerce 2009
January - June
2009
July - December
35.00
2010
January - June
2010
July - December
Total 35.00
Milwaukee Teachers Education Association 2009
January - June
2009
July - December
128.00
2010
January - June
149.00
2010
July - December
Total 277.00
SEIU Wisconsin State Council (formerly Serv.Employ. Int'l. Union-Wis. State Coun.) 2009
January - June
2009
July - December
30.00
2010
January - June
27.00
2010
July - December
Total 57.00
Wisconsin Coalition for Advocacy 2009
January - June
2009
July - December
2.00
2010
January - June
2.00
2010
July - December
Total 4.00
Wisconsin Education Association Council 2009
January - June
2009
July - December
440.00
2010
January - June
645.00
2010
July - December
Total 1085.00
Wisconsin Federation of Teachers 2009
January - June
2009
July - December
166.00
2010
January - June
108.00
2010
July - December
Total 274.00