Policy

Leading areas of policy

Health Care

WILL advocates for a patient-centered approach to health care that preserves competition, spurs innovation, and ensures broad access to quality and affordable health care.

K-12 Education

WILL advocates for an education system that is student-centered and prioritizes the freedom of families to choose the best education for their children.

Regulatory Reform

WILL advocates for oversight and accountability for the administrative state.

Free Markets

WILL advocates for a free market system that fosters competition, spurs innovation, and creates prosperity.

Opportunity

WILL advocates for a society where all citizens have access to the important ladders of opportunity.

Latest News and Policy Updates

Wisconsin’s State Report Cards Mask Troubling Proficiency Rates

Will Flanders, Research Director Wisconsin’s recently released state report cards for the 2020-21 school year paint a relatively rosy picture: 399 (out of ...

STUDY: Wisconsin Has More Per Capita Regulations Than Neighboring States

New study finds Wisconsin has 161,000 restrictions in regulatory code The News: A new study from the Wisconsin Institute for Law & Liberty (WILL) ...

Kenosha Schools to Allow Parent to Observe Classroom After WILL Letter

School board meeting will clarify policy on parental observation The News: The Kenosha Unified School District (KUSD) agreed to allow a parent to observe ...

WATCH: Legal Challenges and Opportunities for School Choice

WILL Director of Education Policy, Libby Sobic, participated in a panel discussion at the 2021 American Federation for Children (AFC) conference on the ...

Governor Evers Signs Public School Spending Transparency Bill into Law

WILL supported new law to develop online dashboard for public school spending The News: Governor Tony Evers signed public school spending transparency ...

WILL Urges Kenosha Unified School District to Allow Parent to Observe Classroom

Federal law grants all parents the right to “observ[e] classroom activities” in public schools. The News: The Wisconsin Institute for Law & Liberty ...

STUDY: Missing Forward Exam Data May Point to Even Lower Student Proficiency

WILL examines missing data to project true proficiency rates of “lost kids” The News: A new policy brief from the Wisconsin Institute for Law & ...

Non-Profit Acquires Vacant School, Plans Private Choice School for Mattoon, Wisconsin

WILL represented Shepherd’s Watch in lengthy legal dispute over vacant building The News: A non-profit finally acquired a vacant elementary school in ...