Stockbridge-Munsee Community

Registered Principal Details

Business Or Interest:
Federally recognized Indian Tribe.

Lobbying Interests:
Budget, gaming, environmental, law enforcement, education, government to government relations, courts, roads, health, ethics and child welfare.

Title:
Staff Attorney

Contact
BS
Bridget Swanke
P.O. Box 70
Bowler, WI 54416
(715) 793-4392
(715) 793-4856
bridget.swanke@mohican-nsn.gov
www.mohican-nsn.gov

Authorized Lobbyists

Lobbyist Name Exclusive Duties Authorized On Withdrawn On
Waldo "Buck" Martin Exclusive Duties N/A Authorized On 5/15/2009 Withdrawn On N/A

Lobbying Interests

Legislative Bills/Resolutions

Assembly Bill 35
Assembly Bill 35
Relating to: the use of race-based names, nicknames, logos, and mascots by school boards, requiring the exercise of rule-making authority, and providing a penalty.

Bill Text and History

For
Notification Date
3/1/2010
First Communication Date
N/A
Communication Information
The principal, a lobbyist authorized by the principal, or another individual acting on behalf of the principal has not yet communicated on this matter, but intends to do so at a later date.
Assembly Bill 214
Assembly Bill 214
Relating to: posttermination of parental rights contact between a child and a birth relative of the child and disclosure of the report of an investigation of the home of a proposed adoptive parent on the request of the proposed adoptive parent.

Bill Text and History

Other
Notification Date
3/22/2010
First Communication Date
N/A
Communication Information
The principal, a lobbyist authorized by the principal, or another individual acting on behalf of the principal has not yet communicated on this matter, but intends to do so at a later date.
Assembly Bill 421
Assembly Bill 421
Relating to: Indian child welfare.

Bill Text and History

For
Notification Date
10/26/2009
First Communication Date
N/A
Communication Information
The principal, a lobbyist authorized by the principal, or another individual acting on behalf of the principal has not yet communicated on this matter, but intends to do so at a later date.
Assembly Bill 649
Assembly Bill 649
Relating to: goals for reductions in greenhouse gas emissions, for construction of zero net energy buildings and for energy conservation; information, analyses, reports, education, and training concerning greenhouse gas emissions and climate change; energy...

Bill Text and History

Other
Notification Date
2/15/2010
First Communication Date
N/A
Communication Information
The principal, a lobbyist authorized by the principal, or another individual acting on behalf of the principal has not yet communicated on this matter, but intends to do so at a later date.
Assembly Bill 713
Assembly Bill 713
Relating to: mutual assistance between tribal and county or municipal law enforcement agencies.

Bill Text and History

2009 Wisconsin Act 264

Other
Notification Date
2/15/2010
First Communication Date
N/A
Communication Information
The principal, a lobbyist authorized by the principal, or another individual acting on behalf of the principal has not yet communicated on this matter, but intends to do so at a later date.
Senate Bill 25
Senate Bill 25
Relating to: the use of race-based names, nicknames, logos, and mascots by school boards, requiring the exercise of rule-making authority, and providing a penalty.

Bill Text and History

2009 Wisconsin Act 250

For
Notification Date
3/1/2010
First Communication Date
N/A
Communication Information
The principal, a lobbyist authorized by the principal, or another individual acting on behalf of the principal has not yet communicated on this matter, but intends to do so at a later date.
Senate Bill 288
Senate Bill 288
Relating to: Indian child welfare.

Bill Text and History

2009 Wisconsin Act 94

For
Notification Date
10/26/2009
First Communication Date
N/A
Communication Information
The principal, a lobbyist authorized by the principal, or another individual acting on behalf of the principal has not yet communicated on this matter, but intends to do so at a later date.

Budget Bill Subjects

Administration: Division of Gaming
Biennial budget bill treatment of matter relating to
Administration: Division of Gaming

Notification Date
1/19/2010
First Communication Date
N/A
Communication Information
The principal, a lobbyist authorized by the principal, or another individual acting on behalf of the principal has not yet communicated on this matter, but intends to do so at a later date.

Tourism
Biennial budget bill treatment of matter relating to
Tourism

Notification Date
1/19/2010
First Communication Date
N/A
Communication Information
The principal, a lobbyist authorized by the principal, or another individual acting on behalf of the principal has not yet communicated on this matter, but intends to do so at a later date.

Topics Not Yet Assigned A Bill Or Rule Number

Special Committee on Health Care Access
Development, drafting or introduction of a proposal relating to
Special Committee on Health Care Access

Action Intended To Affect
Legislative Matter

Notification Date
9/2/2010
First Communication Date
N/A
Communication Information
The principal, a lobbyist authorized by the principal, or another individual acting on behalf of the principal has not yet communicated on this matter, but intends to do so at a later date.

Special Committee on Health Care Reform Implementation
Development, drafting or introduction of a proposal relating to
Special Committee on Health Care Reform Implementation

Action Intended To Affect
Legislative Matter

Notification Date
9/2/2010
First Communication Date
N/A
Communication Information
The principal, a lobbyist authorized by the principal, or another individual acting on behalf of the principal has not yet communicated on this matter, but intends to do so at a later date.

Special Committee on Local Service Consolidation
Development, drafting or introduction of a proposal relating to
Special Committee on Local Service Consolidation

Action Intended To Affect
Legislative Matter

Notification Date
9/2/2010
First Communication Date
N/A
Communication Information
The principal, a lobbyist authorized by the principal, or another individual acting on behalf of the principal has not yet communicated on this matter, but intends to do so at a later date.

Special Committee on Review of Higher Education Financial Aid Programs
Development, drafting or introduction of a proposal relating to
Special Committee on Review of Higher Education Financial Aid Programs

Action Intended To Affect
Legislative Matter

Notification Date
9/2/2010
First Communication Date
N/A
Communication Information
The principal, a lobbyist authorized by the principal, or another individual acting on behalf of the principal has not yet communicated on this matter, but intends to do so at a later date.

Special Committee on Review of the Managed Forest Land Program
Development, drafting or introduction of a proposal relating to
Special Committee on Review of the Managed Forest Land Program

Action Intended To Affect
Legislative Matter

Notification Date
9/2/2010
First Communication Date
N/A
Communication Information
The principal, a lobbyist authorized by the principal, or another individual acting on behalf of the principal has not yet communicated on this matter, but intends to do so at a later date.

Special Committee on Strategic Job Creation
Development, drafting or introduction of a proposal relating to
Special Committee on Strategic Job Creation

Action Intended To Affect
Legislative Matter

Notification Date
9/2/2010
First Communication Date
N/A
Communication Information
The principal, a lobbyist authorized by the principal, or another individual acting on behalf of the principal has not yet communicated on this matter, but intends to do so at a later date.

Implementation of WICWA (Wisconsin Indian Child Welfare Act)
Development, drafting or introduction of a proposal relating to
Implementation of WICWA (Wisconsin Indian Child Welfare Act)

Action Intended To Affect
Rule (by a state agency)

Notification Date
7/28/2010
First Communication Date
N/A
Communication Information
The principal, a lobbyist authorized by the principal, or another individual acting on behalf of the principal has not yet communicated on this matter, but intends to do so at a later date.

Amendment to Tribal State Gaming Compact
Development, drafting or introduction of a proposal relating to
Amendment to Tribal State Gaming Compact

Action Intended To Affect
Legislative Matter

Notification Date
1/19/2010
First Communication Date
N/A
Communication Information
The principal, a lobbyist authorized by the principal, or another individual acting on behalf of the principal has not yet communicated on this matter, but intends to do so at a later date.

Public Service Commission - police and fire protection fee rule
Development, drafting or introduction of a proposal relating to
Public Service Commission - police and fire protection fee rule

Action Intended To Affect
Rule (by a state agency)

Notification Date
1/19/2010
First Communication Date
N/A
Communication Information
The principal, a lobbyist authorized by the principal, or another individual acting on behalf of the principal has not yet communicated on this matter, but intends to do so at a later date.

Mutual assistance between tribal police departments and county sheriff's departments
Development, drafting or introduction of a proposal relating to
Mutual assistance between tribal police departments and county sheriff's departments

Action Intended To Affect
Legislative Matter

Notification Date
10/28/2009
First Communication Date
N/A
Communication Information
The principal, a lobbyist authorized by the principal, or another individual acting on behalf of the principal has not yet communicated on this matter, but intends to do so at a later date.

Drafting legislation for the codification into state sttutes the Federal Indian Child Welfare Act.
Development, drafting or introduction of a proposal relating to
Drafting legislation for the codification into state sttutes the Federal Indian Child Welfare Act.

Action Intended To Affect
Legislative Matter

Notification Date
6/11/2009
First Communication Date
N/A
Communication Information
The principal, a lobbyist authorized by the principal, or another individual acting on behalf of the principal has not yet communicated on this matter, but intends to do so at a later date.

Total Lobbying Effort

  2009
January - June
2009
July - December
2010
January - June
2010
July - December
Total
Total Lobbying Expenditures 2009
January - June
$3,925.00
2009
July - December
$5,625.00
2010
January - June
$3,675.00
2010
July - December
$11,200.00
Total $24,425.00
Total Hours Communicating 2009
January - June
1.50
2009
July - December
37.00
2010
January - June
10.00
2010
July - December
4.00
Total 52.50
Total Hours Other 2009
January - June
77.00
2009
July - December
75.50
2010
January - June
63.50
2010
July - December
220.00
Total 436.00

Percent Allocation of Lobbying Effort

Legislative Bills/Resolutions

Relating to: Indian child welfare.
2009
January - June
2009
July - December
2010
January - June
2010
July - December
Total
2009
January - June
2009
July - December
15 %
2010
January - June
10 %
2010
July - December
Total 5 %
Relating to: Indian child welfare.
2009
January - June
2009
July - December
2010
January - June
2010
July - December
Total
2009
January - June
2009
July - December
15 %
2010
January - June
2010
July - December
Total 3 %

Budget Bill Subjects

No budget bill subjects found.

Administrative Rulemaking Proceedings

No administrative rulemaking proceedings found.

Topics Not Yet Assigned A Bill Or Rule Number

2009
January - June
2009
July - December
2010
January - June
2010
July - December
Total
2009
January - June
10 %
2009
July - December
2010
January - June
2010
July - December
Total 2 %
2009
January - June
2009
July - December
2010
January - June
2010
July - December
Total
2009
January - June
2009
July - December
5 %
2010
January - June
2010
July - December
Total 1 %

Minor Efforts

(Time spent on matters each of which accounted for less than 10% of the organization's lobbying.)

Minor Efforts
2009
January - June
2009
July - December
2010
January - June
2010
July - December
Total
2009
January - June
10 %
2009
July - December
10 %
2010
January - June
20 %
2010
July - December
20 %
Total 16 %

Other Matters

Includes time spent on:

  • Gubernatorial nominations
  • Matters on which the organization made no lobbying communication

Other Matters
2009
January - June
2009
July - December
2010
January - June
2010
July - December
Total
2009
January - June
80 %
2009
July - December
55 %
2010
January - June
70 %
2010
July - December
80 %
Total 73 %

Filed Statements of Lobbying Activity and Expenditures