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

WILL Press Release | WILL Study Makes Case For Expansion of Statewide School Choice

Rural public schools face challenges of poverty and low student achievement – yet parents lack access to educational options April 13, 2017 - Milwaukee, WI

Press Release | New WILL Study: Occupational Licensing Requirements Decrease Employment

Peer-reviewed study makes case for reform March 15, 2017 – Milwaukee, WI – With Governor Walker and the state legislature discussing occupational licensing

WILL Press Release | The Never-Ending Story of Milwaukee’s Vacant School Buildings

The City of Milwaukee is failing to follow state law, State must intervene (again) March 10, 2017 - Milwaukee, WI - A new WILL report explains how the City

New WILL Policy Brief | Back to the Future – Answering attacks from opponents of Wisconsin education reform before they make them

February 8, 2017 - Milwaukee, WI - Today’s release of Gov. Scott Walker’s budget will launch a roughly four month debate about K-12 education policy in ...

WILL Press Release | Every Student Succeeds Act Creates Opportunities for Wisconsin, But Obstacles With Evers, DPI Exist

WILL releases memo that explains new federal education law and its impact on Wisconsin January 5, 2017 – Milwaukee, WI – Passed by Congress in December ...

WILL Press Release | New WILL Study Shows $500 Million Economic Benefit of Milwaukee Parental Choice Program

First-of-its-kind study shows how higher graduation rates, lower criminality of Milwaukee Parental Choice Program provide substantial economic ...

WILL Press Release | New WILL study shows how growth of occupational licensing fences out opportunity to workers, resulting in fewer jobs and costing consumers $1.9 billion

In run up to legislative session in January, occupational license reform must be part of discussion about economic opportunity for Wisconsinites November ...

WILL Press Release | Getting Beyond the Buzzword: WILL Report on STEM Education in Wisconsin

September 29, 2016 – Milwaukee, WI – A new Wisconsin Institute for Law & Liberty report, authored by WILL Research Fellow Collin Roth, explores the ...