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Assembly Bill 149

Relating To: Relating to: various changes to the unemployment insurance law. (FE)
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Lobbying Principals

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Principal Name Notified Date Communication Date Comments Supporting Documentation  
International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Construction Electrician Local Unions Notified Date 4/14/2023 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
4/14/2023

IRG Action Fund Notified Date 4/18/2023 Communication Date 4/10/2023 Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
4/18/2023

Iron Workers District Council of the North Central States Notified Date 4/14/2023 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
4/14/2023

Kids Forward Notified Date 4/17/2023 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
4/17/2023

League of Women Voters of Wisconsin, Inc Notified Date 4/17/2023 Communication Date 4/17/2023 Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
4/17/2023

Comments
Fast tracking legislation limits time for public input and fiscal impact analysis. The League supports transparency and accountability. Burdensome criteria to access needed public benefits negatively impact this state’s most vulnerable populations.
Legal Action of Wisconsin Notified Date 10/3/2023 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
10/3/2023

Comments
AB149 would negatively impact Legal Action of Wisconsin clients.
National Association of Social Workers - Wisconsin Chapter Notified Date 4/27/2023 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
4/27/2023

National Federation of Independent Business Notified Date 4/11/2023 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
4/11/2023

North Central States Regional Council of Carpenters Notified Date 4/12/2023 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
4/12/2023

Opportunity Solutions Project Notified Date 4/11/2023 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
4/11/2023

Sheet Metal Air Rail Transportation Workers Local Union #18 Notified Date 4/14/2023 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
4/14/2023

Wisconsin Council of Churches Notified Date 4/13/2023 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
4/13/2023

Wisconsin Independent Businesses, Inc. Notified Date 4/10/2023 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
4/10/2023

Wisconsin Institute for Law & Liberty Notified Date 4/13/2023 Communication Date 4/12/2023 Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
4/13/2023

Wisconsin Laborers District Council Notified Date 4/14/2023 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
4/14/2023

Wisconsin Manufacturers & Commerce Notified Date 4/12/2023 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
4/12/2023

Comments
WMC is supportive of this policy, but would like the legislation to go through the UI Council process.
Wisconsin State AFL-CIO Notified Date 4/17/2023 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
4/17/2023

Lobbying Efforts

  2023
January - June
2023
July - December
2024
January - June
2024
July - December
Total
Total Hours Of Effort On This Matter 2023
January - June
35.00
2023
July - December
2024
January - June
2024
July - December
Total 35.00
League of Women Voters of Wisconsin, Inc 2023
January - June
2.00
2023
July - December
2024
January - June
2024
July - December
Total 2.00
Wisconsin Institute for Law & Liberty 2023
January - June
4.00
2023
July - December
2024
January - June
2024
July - December
Total 4.00
Wisconsin State AFL-CIO 2023
January - June
29.00
2023
July - December
2024
January - June
2024
July - December
Total 29.00