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Baldwin still concerned about workings of HealthCare.gov
U.S. Sen. Tammy Baldwin said Tuesday that she is frustrated with the problems on the Affordable Care Act website, but continues to be proud of the law's overall goals and accomplishments.
WUNC-FM Chapel Hill
How 2013 Became The Greatest Year In Gay Rights History
At this point, such a ruling may not seem like such a big deal. Prior to last year's elections, gays and lesbians had a civil right to marry in only six states.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Double Standards for US War Crimes
In response to regular reports of atrocities by U.S. soldiers, drone controllers, pilots and interrogators, the White House routinely tries to help.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Capital Thinking: Education
Senators Patty Murray , Tammy Baldwin , and Mary Landrieu plan to introduce legislation that will assist homeless students that are looking for financial aid to attend college.
Dems' bill fights back attacks on reproductive rights
Democrats in Congress are working to pass legislation that would protect reproductive freedom, which is under repeated attack in Wisconsin, Texas and other states four decades after the Supreme Court affirmed a woman's right to choice in Roe v.
National Review Online
Stiles: Reid the Rat
The Senate majority leader has emerged as an unlikely darling of the Left, most recently because of his decision to longstanding Senate precedent by "nuking" the filibuster on executive-branch and judicial nominations.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
The Daily Page
Mary Burke woos Wisconsin progressives
Ron Biendseil first threw gubernatorial candidate Mary Burke a softball: "When are you coming out with your book?" he asked, alluding to Gov. Scott Walker's recent Unintimidated: A Governor's Story and a Nation's Challenge .
Fri Nov 22, 2013
John Roach: As governor, Mary Burke could bring much-needed balance
Now that Mary Burke has thrown her bicycle helmet into ring, the battle to challenge Governor Scott Walker has begun.
Sen. Baldwin calls out Sebelius, Gov. Walker on Capitol City Sunday
Sen. Tammy Baldwin says she holds both Gov. Scott Walker and federal Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius responsible for so few Wisconsin residents getting health insurance through the Affordable Care Act.
Obama signs bill for HIV organ donation
President Obama signed into law a bill on Thursday allowing people with HIV to donate organs .
Thu Nov 21, 2013
Senators Introduce Bill To Help Homeless And Foster Youth Attend College
The United States recently set an depressing record when the number of homeless students across the country reached an all-time high last year.
Wed Nov 20, 2013
Walker strikes own path on Obamacare
The Wisconsin Republican governor, a potential 2016 contender for the White House, has drawn national attention to his ambitious health reform effort to cover the poor in his state without buying into the president's health care plan.
Senate women target military sexual assaults
One by one, the women of the Senate stood up, speaking out about the scourge of sexual assault in the military and their collaborative effort to address the long-neglected issue.
Tue Nov 19, 2013
The Tea Party's attack on women's rights
The truth is, what's happening in Texas is happening all across the United States.
Tammy Baldwin wants study of sex assaults in ROTC programs
As Congress debates an effort to change how the military investigates sexual assaults, U.S. Sen. Tammy Baldwin on Tuesday asked for scrutiny of ROTC programs.
Postal Reform Encounters Another Major Setback
Legislation to overhaul the Postal Service has hit yet another roadblock, with the agency's oversight committee once again delaying its markup of the reform bill.
Mon Nov 18, 2013
The Badger Herald Online
Walker requests Wisconsinites be allowed to buy healthcare outside Federal exchange
After proposing an extension for BadgerCare Thursday, Gov. Scott Walker authored letters to U.S. health officials requesting Wisconsinites be allowed to buy health care plans outside the federal exchange using tax credits.
Chu, Fellow Reps Introduce Women's Right to Safe Abortion Bill
U.S. Congresswoman Judy Chu and U.S. Senator Richard Blumenthal - joined by U.S. Senators Tammy Baldwin , Barbara Boxer and U.S. Representatives Marcia Fudge , and Lois Frankel - Thursday announced the Women's Health Protection Act of 2013.
Sun Nov 17, 2013
Summit County Voice
New effort launched to curb NSA snooping
Along with colleagues from Wisconsin and Oregon, Senator Mark Udall is leading a new effort to curb overly eager spy agencies from invading the privacy and abusing the civil liberties of people who have absolutely no connection with terrorism.
Sat Nov 16, 2013
PBS Dem Pundit Mark Shields: If Obamacare Fails, 'This Is...
Barack Obama being clear that his team messed up Obamacare made it hard for liberal PBS NewsHour pundit Mark Shields to try Democrat Happy Talk.