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- October 16, 2015
For months, Senate Democrats have called for bipartisan budget negotiations. However, instead of working to pass common-sense, bipartisan legislation, the Republican majority in the Senate has spent time on partisan political games that once again took us to the brink of yet another government shutdown in September. It’s no wonder that the American people are […]
- October 15, 2015
You’re currently stumping for Hillary Clinton in Iowa: the first openly gay senator campaigning in the middle of the American heartland for the woman who could be the first female president. Do you think that the Midwest sometimes moves more quickly than the rest of the country on progressive issues? Absolutely. Wisconsin was the first […]
- October 12, 2015
Vicky Stauber-Pufall of Appleton knows the challenges of being a family caregiver. She takes care of her husband, who has early-onset Alzheimer’s disease, and often put his needs before hers. One of those needs is having a purpose outside the home and finding time to work the part-time job she loves, which is why she […]
- October 5, 2015
During the Our Ocean Conference in Valparaiso, Chile, President Barack Obama announced that, for the first time since 2000, two new national marine sanctuaries — one of them in Wisconsin — have been identified by NOAA for possible designation under the National Marine Sanctuaries Act.
- October 1, 2015
Wisconsin’s low-income students have lost a major source of college funding. After 57 years, the Federal Perkins Loan Program expired at midnight. The Republican-controlled House voted to extend the program, but the Senate rejected it with one dissenting vote. Wisconsin’s U.S. Senators wanted the program sustained.
- September 29, 2015
U.S. Senator Tammy Baldwin, a member of the Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions ( HELP ) Committee, today introduced legislation aimed at strengthening our federal response to HIV/AIDS. Senator Baldwin’s HIV Clinical Services Improvement Act would improve health care access by strengthening Ryan White Part C clinics to ensure these community providers have the capacity and support to deliver high-quality care to those living with HIV/AIDS.