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

Classroom Transparency is the Key to Fighting CRT

Dan Lennington, Deputy Counsel The battle over critical race theory (CRT) and related concepts is escalating in school districts across the country. Too ...

New Act 10 Research Finds Merit Pay Attracts Better Teachers, Increases Academic Outcomes

Ameillia Wedward and Will Flanders As Act 10 reaches its second decade, the 2011 collective bargaining reforms continue to prove their value to K-12 ...

Wisconsin Can Fund Students, Not Systems

New WILL study reveals pathway to student-centered funding system The News: For too long, the value of Wisconsin students have been determined by a ...

JFC Republicans invest in Wisconsin schools

By Libby Sobic On Thursday, the Joint Finance Committee (JFC) finalized the state budget, which now heads for a full vote of the legislature. ...

Public School Curriculum Transparency Legislation Key to Battling Politics in the Classroom

WILL is urging the adoption of curriculum transparency legislation to arm parents and taxpayers with the ability to access and review controversial curriculum material in public schools. WILL recently issued identical open records requests to nine large Wisconsin school districts and experienced, first-hand, the cost, time, and difficulty of accessing curriculum material.

WILL to Biden Education Department: Critical Race Theory is Wrong for Public Schools

WILL weighs in on federal Department of Education priority to advance equity in American History and Civics The News: The Wisconsin Institute for Law ...

WILL, SCW Ensure MPS Follows the Law, Provide Transportation Benefits to Private School Students

Thousands of students have been left stranded in 2020-21 school year The News: Milwaukee Public Schools (MPS) committed to provide transportation ...

‘Miller Time’ Needs to Be Over in Milwaukee Public Schools

Will Flanders, Research Director WILL Libby Sobic, Education Policy Director, WILL Last week in the Journal Sentinel, former MPS President Larry ...