Gov. Walker: Signs bill changing membership requirements of Milwaukee Area Technical College (MATC) board

April 12, 2012
For Immediate Release
Contact: Cullen Werwie, 608-267-7303

MADISON- Governor Walker signed Senate Bill 275 into law Thursday, changing the membership requirements for those who serve on the district board for the Milwaukee Area Technical College. The changes increase representation of employers and are intended to promote job creation by tailoring education to the hiring needs of employers.

Governor Walker signed 286 bills into law following during the 2011-2013 session. Of that legislation, 95.8% passed with bipartisan support.