WEDA is committed to providing effective advocacy on behalf of its members and the economic development industry. As part of our effort, WEDA strives to bring members and like-minded partners and stakeholders together to take an active role in promoting impactful economic development programs and policies through grassroots legislative advocacy. With your support and continued engagement in the legislative process, WEDA can continue to make a positive difference and have a strong voice in the State Capitol.
WEDA Advocacy Action Alert Campaigns:
- Workforce Housing Sales Tax Exemption Bill (LRB-5204) – Jan. 20, 2019
- Anti-TIF Legislation – Limiting Local Economic Development Opportunities (LRB-4515) – Oct. 23, 2019
- Wisconsin Opportunity Zones Development Act (LRB-1243) – Aug. 22, 2019
- Transportation Economic Assistance (TEA) Grant Program Enhancement Act (LRB-0728) – June 18, 2019