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  • July 29, 2015 New legislation aimed at preventing, treating eating disorders

    U.S. Senator Tammy Baldwin of Wisconsin, along with Senators Amy Klobuchar (D-MN) and Kelly Ayotte (R-NH) have introduced legislation to help combat eating disorders.

  • July 28, 2015 Baldwin Announces Growing Support for VA Reform Bill

    U.S. Sen. Tammy Baldwin (D-WI) announced July 28 that support continues to grow for her legislation aimed at providing safer and more effective pain management services to our nation’s veterans, the Jason Simcakoski Memorial Opioid Safety Act.

  • July 27, 2015 Baldwin Lauds Rural Broadband Funding

    U.S. Senator Tammy Baldwin (D-WI) applauded a U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) investment in strengthening access to high speed broadband in rural Wisconsin.

  • July 23, 2015

    Agri-View: Baldwin works to boost Wisconsin agriculture

    U.S. Sen. Tammy Baldwin, a member of the Senate Appropriations and Budget Committees, says several of her provisions have been included in the bipartisan FY16 Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies bill. She sits on the Appropriations Subcommittee on Agriculture, which is responsible for deciding how the federal government spends money on strengthening American farming, spurring rural development, maintaining food safety and more.

  • July 17, 2015

    Washington Post: Warren inspires Netroots Nation — even those wearing Bernie Sanders t-shirts

    Warren made no mention of specific presidential candidates during her speech Friday. But she issued them all a challenge. “I think anyone running for that job . . . should say loud and clear that they agree: We don’t run this country for Wall Street and mega-corporations,” she said. “We run it for people.” More specifically, Warren […]

  • July 15, 2015

    Financial Times: ‘Golden parachutes’ under fire in US

    Opposition to “golden parachutes” is hardening among US Democrats on Capitol Hill, in the wake of a series of cases where senior bankers received big cash payouts before taking jobs in government. On Wednesday, Tammy Baldwin, the Democratic senator for Wisconsin, will introduce a bill that would ban government employees from accepting bonuses from their […]

  • July 13, 2015

    Journal Sentinel: Baldwin calls for Federal inspection of Fifth Ward Rail Bridge

    Sen. Tammy Baldwin (D-Wis.) is asking the Federal Railroad Administration to inspect a rusty-looking bridge used to carry oil trains through Milwaukee’s densely populated Fifth Ward. “I would strongly urge you to send bridge safety specialists to inspect the bridge as quickly as possible,” Baldwin wrote to Sarah Feinberg, the railroad agency’s acting administrator. The […]

  • July 13, 2015

    Fox 6: Tammy Baldwin Urges Federal Railroad Administration to inspect S 1st Street railroad bridge

    Wisconsin Senator Tammy Baldwin has sent a letter to Sarah Feinberg, the acting administrator of the Federal Railroad Administration regarding the S. 1st Street railroad bridge — a bridge FOX6 News first spotlighted this past spring. Milwaukee Common Council President Michael Murphy is applauding Baldwin for drafting this letter. This, after members of the Milwaukee […]

  • July 9, 2015

    Cap Times: Tammy Baldwin introduces free college tuition bill

    The financial burden of college holds many Americans back from pursuing a higher education but a bill introduced by Sen. Tammy Baldwin Wednesday may make the first two years free. Baldwin, D-Wisconsin, and Rep. Bobby Scott, D-Virginia, have introduced “America’s College Promise Act,” a bill that would make the first two years of community college […]

  • June 26, 2015

    Love is love

    Our nation has come a long way towards fairness, equality and freedom. And today we can proudly say that discrimination doesn’t just violate our laws — it violates our constitution. Today the Supreme Court affirmed what we in Wisconsin already know: love is love, family is family — and discriminating against anyone’s love, against anyone’s […]