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  1. Protesters shout down Congressman Ron Kind over his support of TPPRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | WXOW-TV La Crosse

    The only member of Wisconsin's Democratic congressional delegation to support the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade agreement was shouted down by protesters during a speech Wednesday morning, and was then forced to end an interview with reporters amid yelling from members of the state delegation who vociferously oppose the deal. With a handful of delegates shouting and holding signs with a no-sign over the acronym "TPP" from the start of Rep. Ron Kind's speech to the Democratic Party of Wisconsin's breakfast, he pushed forward in explaining why he supports the trade agreement yet to be passed by either house of Congress.


  2. Wisconsin Democrats celebrate in Philly with smaller role than at RNCRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Channel3000

    While Wisconsin Democrats have been celebrating in Philadelphia, their prominence in the party's national convention has not been as highly placed as the state's Republicans were in Cleveland. Last week, there was a Wisconsin speaker every night of the week and sometimes more than one.


  3. FDA rethinking gay blood donation ban amid political pressureRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | New York Daily News

    The Federal Drug Administration on Tuesday officially began rethinking its decision on banning gay men who have had sex with other men in the past year from donating blood. The ban, which was amended last year, was first triggered by the uncertainty and fear of the AIDS crisis after cases in which patients were infected with the virus from blood transfusions.


  4. Amid Dissent, Wisconsin Democrats Demonstrate UnityRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The American Prospect

    ... delegates rose to their feet and chanted, "Thank you, Bernie" as he left. Afterward, Wisconsin Senator Tammy Baldwin told reporters that Sanders is beginning to drive his message home. "While we have big battles, big contests in primaries, ...


  5. Dispatches from Philly: Bill Clinton wows againRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Washington Blade

    Former President Bill Clinton speaks at the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia on July 26, 2016. First, a cup of coffee and then my new iPhone.


  6. Senator Tammy Baldwin: Trump Can't Win WisconsinRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | WNYC-AM New York

    Wisconsin is one of the few states that gave Senator Ted Cruz a win over Donald Trump in the presidential primaries. What will those voters do now? Democratic Wisconsin Senator Tammy Baldwin is the first woman and openly gay person from Wisconsin to be elected to the U.S. Senate.


  7. Clinton makes history as Democratic presidentialRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | New Vision

    ... of "H's" that coated the stadium floor. "It's historic, I haven't taken it all in yet," an emotional Senator Tammy Baldwin told AFP. Clinton's nomination was formally put forward by Senator Barbara Mikulski of Maryland, the longest serving woman in ...


  8. Hillary Clinton makes history at DNCRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | WKOW-TV

    ... all our sons and daughters now take for granted that a woman can be president of the United States." Senator Tammy Baldwin knows a thing or two about breaking glass ceilings, becoming the first ever openly gay or lesbian person elected to the U.S. ...


  9. Baldwin touts manufacturing, Packers at Dem conventionRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... Philadelphia - In announcing Wisconsin's votes during Tuesday night's convention roll call, U.S. Senator Tammy Baldwin offered this snapshot of the Badger State and its 11 tribes: "Wisconsin is a state where workers still make things, from ships, ...


  10. Overnight Healthcare: Major insurer expands ObamaCare presence |...Read the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | The Hill

    The insurer Cigna is expanding into a few new ObamaCare markets, a countervailing force to some recent high profile exits by insurers. Cigna, one of the nation's largest health insurers, said Tuesday that it has filed to offer insurance on the ObamaCare marketplaces next year in Chicago, the Raleigh/Durham area of North Carolina, as well as Northern Virginia and Richmond.


  11. Sanders supporters react to his message of unityRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | WPTV Local News

    During the 2016 Democratic presidential primary race, many fans of Bernie Sanders would have likely considered jumping off of a cliff if the boisterous senator asked them to. But they aren't so sure about his latest message: Get behind Hillary Clinton.


  12. Bernie Sanders urges Wisconsin delegates to back Clinton, stop TrumpRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    Today's Paper, also known as the e-Edition, is an online replica of the printed newspaper. You can view today's paper or previous issues.


  13. FDA notice suggests reconsideration of gay blood banRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Washington Blade

    The Food & Drug Administration has announced it is seeking comment on deferral policies for blood donations, suggesting it's reconsidering the prohibition of blood donations from gay and bisexual men. In a seven-page notice set for official publication in the Federal Register on Thursday, the agency indicates it's opening a public comment period on policies intended to keep HIV out of the blood supply.


  14. President Obama Signs Senator Baldwin's Bipartisan VA Reforms into LawRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 23 | Milwaukee Courier Online

    U.S. Senator Tammy Baldwin released the following statement today after President Obama signed into law bipartisan VA reforms that Senator Baldwin authored in the Jason Simcakoski Memorial Opioid Safety Act . Baldwin's VA reforms were included in the Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act, which passed the Senate last week.


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    Friday Jul 22 | Antigo Daily Journal

    The importance of the timber industry to northern Wisconsin was the focus when U.S. Senator Tammy Baldwin paid a visit to Kretz Lumber Company Thursday. Baldwin, a Madison Democrat, was joined by Kretz President Troy Brown, Head Forester Al Koeppel, Great Lakes Timber Professionals Association Executive Director Henry Schienbeck.


  16. Thompson sees Trump as winner, Cruz as loser at conventionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | New Canaan News-Review

    In this Jan. 5, 2015 file photo, former Wisconsin Gov. Tommy Thompson waves to the crowd during an inauguration ceremony for Gov. Scott Walker at the Capitol in Madison, Wis. Thompson, a Wisconsin delegate, spoke to The Associated Press on Friday, July 22, 2016, after attending his 11th national convention.


  17. Marshfield Clinic To Hold Opiate MeetingThursday, July 21MARSHFIELD,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | WOZZ-FM Appleton

    ... a believe it's gotta hit home a little bit." On Wednesday at North Central Health Care in Wausau, U.S. Senator Tammy Baldwin called on health care providers to be more accountable for the prescription of medications that can lead to opiate addiction.


  18. Baldwin, Johnson want quick action on SSA judgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    Today's Paper, also known as the e-Edition, is an online replica of the printed newspaper. You can view today's paper or previous issues.


  19. We're Taking on Wall StreetRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Communications Workers of America

    At Netroots Nation last week, Senator Tammy Baldwin headlined a panel of CWAers and financial reform activists on how we're mobilizing to "Take on Wall Street" and the Big Banks.


  20. Baldwin Hosts Opiate RoundtableRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | WTAQ-AM Green Bay

    U.S. Senator Tammy Baldwin was part of a roundtable to discuss opiate addiction treatment programs at North Central Health Care in Wausau on Wednesday. Baldwin spent time with clients of North Central's treatment program and said that one piece of the battle to expand coverage is over.