Gov. Scott Walker
Press Release

Governor Walker Declares Today as Green and Gold Day

Go Pack Go!

By - Jan 20th, 2017 08:52 am

Madison – Governor Scott Walker issued a proclamation declaring today, January 20, 2017, as Green and Gold Day throughout Wisconsin in anticipation of the Green Bay Packers NFC championship game versus the Atlanta Falcons this Sunday, January 22, 2017.

Earlier this season, the Green Bay Packers’ chance of even making the playoffs seemed slim. With a record of 4-6, rival teams, reporters, commentators, and even a few of our own fans dismissed the Packers as a serious contender. Instead of throwing in the towel, the team came together, pushed one another, and gave 110 percent.

When Aaron Rodgers first stated the Packers could “run the table,” many thought such a comeback was impossible. But here we are, ready to take on the Atlanta Falcons in the NFC championship game. I’m proud to declare today Green and Gold Day throughout Wisconsin and encourage all Packers fans to wear green and gold in support as we prepare to overcome this final hurdle on the road to Superbowl LI. I look forward to joining the Packer Nation in cheering our team on to victory this Sunday. Go Pack Go!

A copy of Governor Walker’s Green and Gold Day proclamation is attached.

Press Releases by Gov. Scott Walker

Gov. Scott Walker

Governor Walker Signs Senate Bill 1 Into Law

Senate Bill 1 will allow the Village of Oostburg to create a third TIF district, thereby helping Masters Gallery Foods to expand operations and create new jobs in the community.

Gov. Scott Walker
Gov. Scott Walker

Governor Walker Appoints Laura Gutierrez to Serve as Department of Safety and Professional Services Secretary

Ms. Gutierrez most recently served as Vice President of Academic Affairs at St. Anthony School in Milwaukee.

Gov. Scott Walker
Gov. Scott Walker
Gov. Scott Walker

Governor Walker Presents Strengthening Families Component of “Wisconsin Works for Everyone”

Initiatives reduce marriage penalties, increase parental responsibility, and invest in evidence-based programs

See More Releases

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *