On Air Now

Upcoming Shows

Program Schedule »

Tune in to Listen

Listen Live Now » 1440 AM Green Bay, WI

Weather

Current Conditions(Green Bay,WI 54303)

More Weather »
62° Feels Like: 62°
Wind: W 9 mph Past 24 hrs - Precip: 0”
Current Radar for Zip

Today

Thunderstorms 76°

Tonight

Scattered Thunderstorms 53°

Tomorrow

AM Rain 62°

Alerts

  • 0 Severe Weather Alerts
  • 0 Cancellations

Bill would not allow employers to get info on social media accounts

by

MADISON, WI (WTAQ) - A Democratic state representative from Madison is sponsoring legislation which would keep employers from making their employees or job applicants provide access to social media accounts.

Melissa Sargent’s bill has bipartisan support. Republican state Representative Gary Bies is a co-sponsor. He says social media access should be protected.

Schools or landlords would also be prevented from gaining access to the personal Internet accounts of students or tenants.

Almost three dozen states are considering similar laws, with 9 already having them on the books.

Comments