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  • August 11, 2015 Sen. Baldwin visits Fox Valley manufacturers

    Sen. Tammy Baldwin visited two Fox Valley manufacturers on Tuesday to promote Wisconsin manufacturing and legislation aimed at private-sector growth.

  • August 10, 2015

    Green Bay Gazette: Baldwin bill would aid craft brewers

    Brad Stillmank mixed his first batch of beer at his new Henry Street brewery one year ago.

    His company, Stillmank Brewing, had contracted with Milwaukee Brewing Co. to make its beer until Aug. 10, 2014. Under the contract, the company made about 300 barrels each year. In the last 12 months, the Green Bay brewery produced 1,000.

    Now, a bill co-sponsored by U.S. Sen. Tammy Baldwin, D-Wis., aims to help small craft brewers like Stillmank take the next step by easing regulations and cutting in half federal excise taxes on breweries’ first 60,000 barrels of beer.

  • 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 […]