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  • April 15, 2015

    Loretta Lynch Deserves a Vote

    It’s tough to think of a more qualified nominee for Attorney General than Loretta Lynch. Ms. Lynch is a dedicated prosecutor who has gone after gang crime, terrorism, and political corruption wherever she has found it. She’s the right woman for the job — and she’s been waiting longer than any other Attorney General nominee […]

  • April 9, 2015

    Defend the Right to Vote

    The Supreme Court’s recent decision to deny an appeal against Scott Walker’s voter ID law, and let it stand, is bad news for Wisconsin voters. Free and fair elections have always been a cornerstone of our democracy. It’s what keeps our country moving forward and makes us the envy of every nation in the world. […]

  • April 8, 2015

    Green Bay Press Gazette: Tammy Baldwin visits school manufacturing program

    Taylor Konshak carefully used a grinding tool Wednesday to smooth a flower-shaped piece of metal that eventually will be marketed as garden art. It’s all in a day’s work for the Green Bay West High School senior, one of 10 students to participate in the Bay Link Manufacturing program, which produces items in a new […]

  • April 4, 2015

    Vote NO on Wisconsin Supreme Court Referendum

    In a move intended to further inject politics into the Wisconsin Supreme Court, Republicans are now seeking to amend our state constitution in an effort to replace Chief Justice Shirley Abrahamson with someone handpicked to advance their agenda. They want to reverse the 126 year constitutional provision that the most senior justice serves as the […]

  • April 3, 2015

    The Cap Times: Tammy Baldwin, Ron Johnson differ on how to solve student debt crisis

    Sen. Tammy Baldwin, D-Madison, fired back on Thursday at comments her Republican counterpart, Sen. Ron Johnson of Oshkosh, made about college affordability earlier this week. “Today — there are different studies on this — but somewhere between five-and-a-half to six years is the average length of time it takes somebody to get a four-year degree. […]

  • March 30, 2015

    We Must Protect Children’s Health Insurance

    When the Children’s Health Insurance Program (or CHIP for short) passed in 1997, lawmakers on both sides of the aisle trumpeted it as a huge success. And rightly so. For more than a decade, CHIP has served as a critical bridge between Medicaid and the private insurance market, helping millions of working families afford health […]

  • March 28, 2015

    Journal Sentinel: Tammy Baldwin introduces bill on trains carrying crude oil

    Four Democratic U.S. senators, including Sen. Tammy Baldwin of Wisconsin, introduced legislation on Wednesday that would set tougher safety standards for freight trains carrying crude oil. The legislation would halt the use of more than 100,000 older tankers not designed to carry volatile crude oil from the Bakken region of North Dakota and Montana. The […]

  • March 18, 2015

    Milwaukee Journal Sentinel: Bill in Congress would establish ‘manufacturing universities’

    A bipartisan bill that would designate 25 manufacturing universities across the country and give each one $20 million over four years to step up advanced manufacturing in engineering programs was introduced Wednesday in Congress by lawmakers, including U.S. Sen. Tammy Baldwin (D-Wis.). The bill would provide incentives for universities to focus engineering programs on manufacturing, […]

  • March 10, 2015

    Insurance News Net: Baldwin, Thune Introduce Bipartisan Legislation to Reduce Costs and Increase Efficiency in Healthcare Delivery

    U.S. Senators Tammy Baldwin (D-WI) and John Thune (R-SD) today introduced bipartisan legislation that increases the transparency of healthcare costs in Medicare–helping doctors, health systems, private insurers and research institutions provide more efficient, higher quality healthcare and better patient outcomes. Read the full article >>>

  • March 9, 2015

    WXOW: Baldwin, Kind ask President for action on rail car safety

    Senator Tammy Baldwin and Representative Ron Kind are asking President Obama for action to improve rail safety. Read the full article >>>