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  • October 17, 2014

    LaCrosse Tribune: Baldwin, Franken urge action to force rail competition

    In the wake of shipping backlogs that have stranded grain in northern Minnesota and choked coal supplies at Midwestern power plants, U.S. senators from Minnesota and Wisconsin are calling on federal regulators to foster more competition among railroads. Sens. Tammy Baldwin, D-Wis., and Al Franken, D-Minn., joined this week with David Vitter, a Republican from […]

  • October 6, 2014

    Wisconsin Gazette: Reaction to the Supreme Court developments on gay marriage in Wisconsin

    The Supreme Court on Oct. 6 denied appeals from Indiana, Oklahoma, Utah, Virginia and Wisconsin in which those states sought to prohibit same-sex marriage. The decision also means couples in six other states — Colorado, Kansas, North Carolina, South Carolina, West Virginia and Wyoming — should be able to get married soon. Read the full […]

  • September 21, 2014

    Gannett: Baldwin on front lines of battle for Senate women

    Wisconsin Sen. Tammy Baldwin may not have a re-election battle this year, but she still finds herself smack dab in the middle of a campaign — a national crusade to keep women in the Senate and in leadership. Read the full article here >>

  • September 16, 2014

    The Cap Times – John Nichols: Tammy Baldwin is right with her Citizens United vote

    A majority of the United States Senate has voted to advance a constitutional amendment to restore the ability of Congress and the states to establish campaign fundraising and spending rules with an eye toward preventing billionaires and corporations from buying elections. Read the full article here >>

  • August 21, 2014

    Green Bay Press Gazette: Sen. Tammy Baldwin tours businesses in Sturgeon Bay

    U.S. Sen. Tammy Baldwin on Wednesday toured three Sturgeon Bay companies whose owners said their businesses will be harmed if Congress fails to reauthorize the federal Export-Import Bank. Baldwin made stops at Marine Travelift and its sister company, Exac Tech Inc., which manufacture hoists and lifts for boat handling equipment. Local U.S. Coast Guardsmen also […]

  • August 20, 2014

    Journal Sentinel: Tammy Baldwin asks Scott Walker to track those cut from BadgerCare

    U.S. Sen. Tammy Baldwin on Wednesday called on Gov. Scott Walker to track what has happened to 38,000 people who lost state health coverage and have not signed up for a private plan through a federal insurance marketplace. “I am troubled by the fact that it has now been over a month and you still […]

  • August 19, 2014

    WXPR: Sen. Baldwin Tours Laona Sawmill, Voices Support for National Forest Timber Harvest

    U.S. Senator Tammy Baldwin visited Forest County today to learn about the economic importance of the logging industry. Baldwin has supported higher levels of cutting in the Chequamegon Nicolet National Forest, saying she wants the forest to meet its harvest goals. Read the full article here >>

  • August 5, 2014

    WXOX: Senator Tammy Baldwin committed to restoring the Mississippi

    U.S Senator Tammy Baldwin made stops along the Mississippi River during her August freshwater coast tour Tuesday. Read the full article here >>

  • July 16, 2014

    The Cap Times: Amend corporate cash out of politics

    Burlington residents submitted petitions last week seeking to schedule a November advisory referendum calling for enactment of a constitutional amendment to reverse the U.S. Supreme Court ruling in Citizens United v. FEC, which gave corporations the power to spend unlimited amounts to buy elections. Read the full article here >>

  • July 14, 2014

    MSNBC: An opportunity for Congress to stand up for women

    Someone has to put a stop to this. A week after the Supreme Court ruled that it’s okay for employers to single out essential women’s health care for exclusion from insurance coverage, new reports by the Guttmacher Institute and the Center for Reproductive Rights provided a disheartening reminder of the extent to which politicians in […]