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  • December 16, 2014

    Baldwin joins effort to stop spread of Asian carp

    Senator Tammy Baldwin is joining a bipartisan effort to improve part of the Chicago waterway to prevent the spread of Asian carp. It’s called the Guarding Our Great Lakes Act, and Baldwin says action must be taken immediately to stop the spread of the carp. “This invasive species threatens our freshwater economy – from the […]

  • November 19, 2014

    Center for American Progress Policy Conference

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  • November 13, 2014

    Wisconsin Radio Network: Senators Baldwin and Johnson differ on net neutrality

    Wisconsin’s two US Senators are taking opposing views on President Obama’s recent call for new Internet regulations to protect net neutrality. The President wants the Federal Communications Commission to protect open access to Internet content with rules designed to stop service providers from blocking or slowing down access to certain websites. Democratic US Senator Tammy […]

  • November 9, 2014

    WXPR: Sen. Baldwin Wants Emergency Plan For Propane Shortages

    U.S. Senator Tammy Baldwin is asking the administration to make a better plan in case of another propane crisis. Baldwin, along with Minnesota’s Senator Al Franken, has sent a letter to the U.S. Department of Energy, saying emergency protocols need to be in place should propane supplies get squeezed like they did last year. Read […]

  • 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 […]