Wisconsin Elections Commission September 2020 Meeting

This is a regular meeting of the Wisconsin Elections Commission. Agenda and meeting materials are attached below. 

Attending the Meeting

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, this meeting is being held via video teleconference only. Members of the public and media may attend online or by telephone. All public participants' phones/microphones will be muted during the meeting.

Public Comments

Members of the public wishing to communicate to the Commissioners about the items on this agenda should email @email with “Message to Commissioners” in the subject line.  

The WEC will be taking up to 30 minutes of brief public comment at the start of the meeting. If you wish to speak, please see the document (WEC Appearance Form 9-1-2020.pdfattached at the bottom of the page, fill out the electronic appearance request form and follow the instructions for returning it to WEC staff. Requests must be received by 6 p.m. Monday, Aug. 31.


A.    Call to Order

B.    Administrator’s Report of Appropriate Meeting Notice 

C.    Minutes of Previous Meetings                

1.    June 10, 2020 Regular Meeting
2.    July 30, 2020 Special Meeting
3.    July 30, 2020 Emergency Meeting
4.    August 20, 2020 Special Meeting

D.    Personal Appearances (Time reserved for personal appearances may be limited by the Chair)

E.    Presentation of “How Wisconsin is Ready for November 3, 2020 Election” Report

F.    Approval of Major Party Presidential Candidates

G.    Voting Equipment Audit and Voluntary Canvass Audits

H.    Voter Fraud Report

I.    Voter Felon Audit Report

J.    Consideration of WEC 2021-23 Biennial Budget Request and Budget Lapse Plan

K.    Closed Session

1.    Litigation Update
2.    Election Complaints – Wis. Stat. § 5.05

§19.851 - The Commission’s discussions concerning violations of election law shall be in closed session.  

§19.85(1)(g) – The Commission may confer with legal counsel concerning litigation strategy. 

L.    Adjourn

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