Attorney General Josh Kaul said the bill would authorize the Department of Justice to take action when violations occur. Advocacy groups said it would help those who cannot afford to take legal action against discriminatory practices.
Chancellor Rebecca Blank addresses the audience during UW–Madison's spring commencement ceremony at Camp Randall Stadium at the University of Wisconsin-Madison on May 14, 2022. The outdoor graduation was attended by over 7000 bachelor’s, master’s and law students, plus their guests. (Photo by Bryce Richter / UW–Madison)