UW-Madison Campus

Blank releases employee furlough policy to make up for COVID-19 financial losses

Furloughs will help UW make up $30 million of $100 million in losses, Blank said

Capitol, Madison, State Capitol, Carroll St,
State of Wisconsin

UW economist explains state of Wisconsin economy during COVID-19 pandemic

CROWE director said Wisconsin unemployment rate has reached 19% overall

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Amidst COVID-19 anxieties, hospitals should not add upon US citizens’ burdens

Wisconsin hospitals must consider current economic recession, high unemployment rate before suing patients over medical debt

UW-Madison Campus

Board of Regents grants Cross, Blank ability to create employee furlough policy

Cross said UW System projects $168 million in emergency costs

State of Wisconsin

Evers signs bipartisan COVID-19 response bill into law

'I must reiterate that even in passing this legislation, there remains more work to be done,' Evers writes

State of Wisconsin

Marquette Law School poll results show Wisconsinites support measures dealing with COVID-19

86% support, 10% saw responses as an 'overreaction'

State of Wisconsin

Daily number of applications filed for unemployment exceeded 20,000

As coronavirus crises worsens, business closures, layoffs, force Wisconsinites to apply for unemployment benefits

Point-counterpoint

Point Counterpoint: Trump’s USMCA trade deal will fix past failures with NAFTA, prioritize Americans

President Trump's USMCA trade deal will benefit all countries involved, address shortcomings in Clinton's past NAFTA trade agreement

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You After UW: How the Wisconsin labor market impacts students’ job search

Racial disparities in unemployment rates, varying percentages of students staying in state reveal unequal experiences with post-graduation job market

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Leading by example: Wisconsin makes solid strides in clean energy industry

Despite national decrease, Wisconsin continues to add more jobs in renewable energy, establishing good foundation for further progress