Latest News

  • Governor Scott Walker Participates in Automatän Expansion Groundbreaking

    Plover – Governor Scott Walker today participated in the groundbreaking ceremony for an expansion at Automatän in Plover.  Automatän is an international company that supplies innovative graphics-related equipment to the corrugated, folding carton, and printing industries around the world.  The company is kicking off its $700,000 expansion project that will increase the manufacturing space by more than 50 percent.

    Press Release | March 30, 2015

    Read More
  • Governor Scott Walker Delivers Remarks at Sojourner Celebration of Courage

    Milwaukee – Governor Scott Walker delivered remarks today at the Sojourner Celebration of Courage.  Survivors of domestic violence, family members, and supporters of domestic violence prevention and intervention joined Governor Walker at the celebration.

    Press Release | March 30, 2015

    Read More
  • Governor Walker Announces Kentucky Elk Arrive in Jackson County for Wisconsin Elk Reintroduction Program

    Madison – Elk from Kentucky have reached their new home near Black River Falls in the first year of elk reintroduction efforts in partnership with the Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife and a number of other key partners.

    “This is a great day for Wisconsin as our effort to re-establish the elk population in Wisconsin takes the next step,” Governor Walker said.  “We look forward to having a healthy and thriving elk herd, which will help boost tourism and, in turn, grow the economy.” 

    Press Release | March 26, 2015

    Read More
  • Governor Scott Walker Issues Executive Order to Lower Flags in Honor of Trooper Trevor Casper

    Madison – Governor Scott Walker issued Executive Order #154 today ordering the United States flag and State of Wisconsin flag to be flown at half-staff in honor of Trooper Trevor Casper, who was killed in the line of duty Tuesday.  Governor Scott Walker released the following statement:

    Today, we recognize Trooper Trevor Casper for his heroism and remember his dedication to his community.  Trooper Casper served the state faithfully and died protecting fellow citizens from harm.  To honor his selflessness and sacrifice, the flags of the United States and the State of Wisconsin will be flown at half-staff.  Tonette and I are keeping Trevor’s family and friends in our thoughts and prayers. 

    Press Release | March 26, 2015

    Read More
  • Governor Scott Walker Issues Proclamation for “Medal of Honor Day”

    Madison – Governor Scott Walker today issued a proclamation declaring Wednesday, March 25 as “Medal of Honor Day” across the state of Wisconsin.  This national celebration recognizes individuals who have received a Congressional Medal of Honor for their sacrifice and service to our nation.

    “Today, we keep in our thoughts and prayers the courageous men and women who have served or currently serve our country, putting themselves in harm’s way in order to protect our freedom,” Governor Walker said.  “We specifically keep in mind those who have distinguished themselves by going above and beyond the call of duty and received the prestigious Medal of Honor.  Wisconsin is home to 63 recipients of the Medal of Honor, including my friend and fellow Harley rider, Gary Wetzel, and we are incredibly proud of their valor and grateful for their dedicated service to our state and our nation.”

    Press Release | March 25, 2015

    Read More

No front page content has been created yet.