Learn what's going on with funding for public schools, the effects of the voucher program on public schools, and how Dane County school districts can further public education.
Jim Moeser, Deputy Director, Wisconsin Council on Children and Families; Facilitator, Dane County Workgroup on Mental Health, Solitary Confinement, and Incarceration
Ron Lampert, President and CEO of Journey Mental Health
Instead of meeting in early February for an issues forum, league members will be attending local government meetings in late January and early February. Here is a list of meetings that may interest you and that another league member may be attending.
Wisconsin State Journal reporters Doug Erickson and Dean Mosiman will discuss the nine-month special journalism project Homelessness in Madison—A City Challenged that concluded in September, and Dane County Supervisor Heidi Wegleitner will update us on county efforts to address homelessness.
Kathy Cramer, Director of the Morgridge Center for Public Service and UW-Madison Professor of Political Science, will present The Politics of Resentment: Rural Consciousness and the Rise of Scott Walker [View video recording on the League's playlist at KSUN.TV]
A discussion of redistricting, nationally and locally.
Our 2014-2015 Annual Meeting
Laura Dresser of COWS, Carrie Chapman Catt award, new 50-year members, reports, and new officers.
Click title for details, podcast, and streaming link