Update on State Budget Issues

You may be wondering what happened to our issues in the state budget. The answer is nothing yet. The budget is still working its way through the legislative process. It remains in the Joint Committee on Finance, which is taking it up piece by piece. The committee started working on the budget last week and [...]

Lobby Day a Success (sort of)

Seventy intrepid Bike Fed members hit the marble halls of the State Capitol in Madison on Tuesday. All told they met with 51 legislators, including 25 Republicans and 26 Democrats. All of the major legislative leaders, including the Assembly Speaker and Senate Majority Leader and the co-chairs of the powerful Joint Finance Committee, were contacted. [...]

Lobby Day Scheduled for April 7th

The future of bicycling needs your help now more than ever. Please join the Bike Fed for Bike Lobby Day at the State Capitol in Madison on Tuesday, April 7th. The day will get underway at 12:30pm with registration, followed by an hour of interesting presentations from the Bike Coordinating Council, some background on our [...]