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Assembly Bill 61

Relating To: Relating to: prohibiting as a condition of employment membership in a labor organization or payments to a labor organization and providing a penalty.
Bill Text and History
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Lobbying Principals

Principal Name Notified Date Communication Date Comments Supporting Documentation  
AFSCME Council 11 Notified Date 3/4/2015 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
3/4/2015

Americans For Prosperity Notified Date 3/2/2015 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
3/2/2015

Associated Builders and Contractors of Wisconsin Inc Notified Date 3/2/2015 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
3/2/2015

Associated General Contractors of Wisconsin Inc Notified Date 3/5/2015 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Other
Report Date
3/5/2015

Citizen Action of Wisconsin Notified Date 3/4/2015 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
3/4/2015

Cooperative Network Association Notified Date 2/27/2015 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
None
Report Date
2/27/2015

Dane County Notified Date 2/25/2015 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
2/25/2015

Greater Green Bay Chamber Notified Date 2/26/2015 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
2/26/2015

IBEW 965 Notified Date 3/3/2015 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
3/3/2015

International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Construction Electrician Local Unions Notified Date 3/5/2015 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
3/5/2015

International Union of Operating Engineers Local #139 Notified Date 2/24/2015 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
2/24/2015

Iron Workers District Council of the North Central States Notified Date 3/5/2015 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
3/5/2015

League of Women Voters of Wisconsin Inc Notified Date 3/3/2015 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
3/3/2015

Supporting Documentation
20150303_OpposeSB44_all_assm.pdf

Legal Action of Wisconsin, Inc Notified Date 2/26/2015 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
2/26/2015

Lutheran Office for Public Policy in Wisconsin Notified Date 3/2/2015 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
3/2/2015

Comments
The attached statement explains why we would like a delay in the next vote on Right to Work.
Supporting Documentation
20150302_Statement on Right to Work.pdf

http://www.loppw.org
Metropolitan Milwaukee Association of Commerce Notified Date 2/24/2015 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
2/24/2015

Miron Construction Co., Inc. Notified Date 2/24/2015 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
2/24/2015

National Federation of Independent Business Notified Date 3/3/2015 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
3/3/2015

Plumbers Local 75 Notified Date 3/5/2015 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
3/5/2015

Sheet Metal Air Rail Transportation Workers Local Union #18 Notified Date 3/5/2015 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
3/5/2015

SMART (Sheet Metal Air Rail Transportation) Notified Date 2/26/2015 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
2/26/2015

Steamfitters Local 601 Notified Date 3/6/2015 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
3/6/2015

Wisconsin Catholic Conference Notified Date 3/3/2015 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Other
Report Date
3/3/2015

Wisconsin Contractor Coalition Notified Date 2/26/2015 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
2/26/2015

Wisconsin Council of Churches Notified Date 2/25/2015 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Other
Report Date
2/25/2015

Comments
The Wisconsin Council of Churches does not take a position on the bill at the present time. However, we strongly urge the Legislature not to fast-track this bill.
Supporting Documentation
20150225_WCC Statement RTW.pdf

Wisconsin Economic Development Association Notified Date 2/25/2015 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
None
Report Date
2/25/2015

Wisconsin Education Association Council Notified Date 2/26/2015 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
2/26/2015

Wisconsin Family Action Inc Notified Date 2/24/2015 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
2/24/2015

Comments
Supported as Freedom of Conscience in the Workplace bill
Wisconsin Farmers Union Notified Date 3/5/2015 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
3/5/2015

Supporting Documentation
20150305_2015-02-25 WFU on Right to Work.pdf

Wisconsin Laborers District Council Notified Date 2/26/2015 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
2/26/2015

Wisconsin Manufacturers & Commerce Notified Date 2/24/2015 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
2/24/2015

Wisconsin Pipe Trades Association Notified Date 3/6/2015 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
3/6/2015

Wisconsin Restaurant Association Notified Date 3/2/2015 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
3/2/2015

Wisconsin State AFL-CIO Notified Date 2/27/2015 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
2/27/2015

Wisconsin State Council of Carpenters Notified Date 3/3/2015 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
3/3/2015

Wisconsin Teamsters Joint Council 39 Notified Date 2/26/2015 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
2/26/2015

Comments
This bill like SB 44 is punitive. Will not guarantee or increase employment within State. Likewise, it has effect on lowering rates of pay thereby having the effect of lessening disposable income. Shows Republican distaste toward people.
Wisconsin Transportation Builders Association Notified Date 2/24/2015 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Other
Report Date
2/24/2015

Lobbying Efforts

  2015
January - June
2015
July - December
2016
January - June
2016
July - December
Total
Total Hours Of Effort On This Matter 2015
January - June
915.00
2015
July - December
14.00
2016
January - June
4.00
2016
July - December
Total 933.00
Citizen Action of Wisconsin 2015
January - June
43.00
2015
July - December
14.00
2016
January - June
4.00
2016
July - December
Total 61.00
International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Construction Electrician Local Unions 2015
January - June
27.00
2015
July - December
2016
January - June
2016
July - December
Total 27.00
International Union of Operating Engineers Local #139 2015
January - June
90.00
2015
July - December
2016
January - June
2016
July - December
Total 90.00
Iron Workers District Council of the North Central States 2015
January - June
26.00
2015
July - December
2016
January - June
2016
July - December
Total 26.00
Lutheran Office for Public Policy in Wisconsin 2015
January - June
9.00
2015
July - December
2016
January - June
2016
July - December
Total 9.00
Sheet Metal Air Rail Transportation Workers Local Union #18 2015
January - June
19.00
2015
July - December
2016
January - June
2016
July - December
Total 19.00
SMART (Sheet Metal Air Rail Transportation) 2015
January - June
71.00
2015
July - December
2016
January - June
2016
July - December
Total 71.00
Steamfitters Local 601 2015
January - June
1.00
2015
July - December
2016
January - June
2016
July - December
Total 1.00
Wisconsin Contractor Coalition 2015
January - June
9.00
2015
July - December
2016
January - June
2016
July - December
Total 9.00
Wisconsin Economic Development Association 2015
January - June
7.00
2015
July - December
2016
January - June
2016
July - December
Total 7.00
Wisconsin Family Action Inc 2015
January - June
6.00
2015
July - December
2016
January - June
2016
July - December
Total 6.00
Wisconsin Farmers Union 2015
January - June
6.00
2015
July - December
2016
January - June
2016
July - December
Total 6.00
Wisconsin Pipe Trades Association 2015
January - June
34.00
2015
July - December
2016
January - June
2016
July - December
Total 34.00
Wisconsin State AFL-CIO 2015
January - June
336.00
2015
July - December
2016
January - June
2016
July - December
Total 336.00
Wisconsin State Council of Carpenters 2015
January - June
203.00
2015
July - December
2016
January - June
2016
July - December
Total 203.00
Wisconsin Teamsters Joint Council 39 2015
January - June
16.00
2015
July - December
2016
January - June
2016
July - December
Total 16.00
Wisconsin Transportation Builders Association 2015
January - June
12.00
2015
July - December
2016
January - June
2016
July - December
Total 12.00