Uniting for a Just State Budget! Workshops and Sustainable Saturday - Jan 23

Event Dates: 
01/23/21

Saturday, January 23, 2021 

Budget Action Workshops & Sustainable Saturday Night 

 

10 AM - PART 1: BUDGET MATTERS 101 

(Hosts: ACLU and WI Public Education Network)

Details and registration here. The first hour (10-11 am) is optional to those who've attended our Budget Action Workshops in the past and will cover budget basics for those who are new or who could use a refresher: how a budget becomes law, what opportunities are available for public input, lessons learned in past budget organizing, and pro tips for making your voice heard during the budget process from veteran organizers.

 

11 AM - PART 2: BUDGET MATTERS 201

(Hosts: ACLU and WI Public Education Network)

Details and registration here. The second part (11 am-1 pm) brings all of us together to collaborate on the 2021 budget action. This two-hour workshop will include expert insights into the 2021-2023 budget process and political landscape, plus a workshop on making a statewide impact on our issues by delivering effective, powerful testimony that is heard widely beyond the walls of the hearing room and building relationships to ensure that our demands become realities for our communities and our state.

 

6 PM - SUSTAINABLE SATURDAY:  UNITING FOR A JUST STATE BUDGET 

(Hosts: James Reeb Justice Leadership Team, WNPJ,  and Building Unity)

The monthly Sustainable Saturday Night gathering that has been at James Reeb UU is now meeting via Zoom. This month’s gathering will include a statewide conversation and call to action for a just state budget. 

Panelists: 

Jerome Dillard – EXPO

Heather DeBois-Bourenane – WPEN 

Jon Peacock – KidsForward

WI State Rep. Francesca Hong

Journalist - John Nichols

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