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AFP-WI Files Amicus Brief in State Legislature’s Lawsuit


By - Apr 29th, 2020 02:58 pm

MADISON, WI—Americans for Prosperity-Wisconsin (AFP-WI) today filed an amicus brief in the Wisconsin State Supreme Court regarding the Wisconsin Legislature’s suit following Governor Evers’ safer-at-home extension.

Included in the brief, AFP-WI State Director Eric Bott, released the following statement:
“There are commonsense ways people can work together to develop an approach that both protects health and keeps food on the table.  By respecting core separation-of-powers principles and honoring the legislature and public’s role in addressing the crisis, government is more likely to develop the goodwill necessary for successful outcomes.  ”


Last week, AFP-WI issued a statement of support in response to the Wisconsin Legislature’s lawsuit.

For further information or an interview, reach Nicole Tardif at or (571) 329-0161. 

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