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Monday | The Huffington Post

A Lesbian Couple Fights For Marriage Equality In The Wisconsin Supreme Court

A couple in Milwaukee went straight to Wisconsin's Supreme Court last week to file a petition that would annul the state's current ban on same-sex marriage.

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Related Topix: Gay/Lesbian, US Politics, Senator Tammy Baldwin, US News, US Senate, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Wisconsin, Transgender, US Governors, Martin O'Malley

Fri Apr 18, 2014

Seattle Gay News

U.S. Senator Patty Murray discusses anti-bullying bill with UW students

Murray, working with Wisconsin Senator Tammy Baldwin, introduced the Tyler Clementi Higher Education Anti-Harassment Act on March 27. The bill would require all colleges and universities that receive federal funding in any form - in short, almost all institutions of higher education in the United States - to develop anti-bullying policies.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Patty Murray, Democrat, University of Washington, Senator Tammy Baldwin, US House of Representatives, University of Houston, Arizona State University

Business Journal

Now Wisconsin sausage, beer makers getting cheesed by European Union

The debate over the European Union's desire to trademark the names of popular food products goes beyond cheese , but continues to hit at Wisconsin traditions.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Senator Tammy Baldwin, US News, US Senate, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Agriculture, Science

Tue Apr 15, 2014

Power Line

Is Scott Walker on his way to 2016 front-runner status?

Scott Walker has a 16 point lead among likely voters in his race for governor, according to a poll from Wisconsin Public Radio/St.

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Related Topix: Scott Walker, US Governors, US Politics, Senator Tammy Baldwin, US News, US Senate, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Chris Christie

Mon Apr 14, 2014

Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

Wisconsin congressional members want physicians rated on quality of care

Today's Paper, also known as the e-Edition, is an online replica of the printed newspaper.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Ron Kind, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Paul Ryan, Democrat, Senator Tammy Baldwin, US Senate, Wisconsin, Healthcare Law, Law

WIGM-AM Medford

Baldwin seeks action on emergency unemployment insurance

A bill extending emergency unemployment compensation awaits consideration in the U.S. House of Representatives.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Senator Tammy Baldwin, US News, US Senate, US House of Representatives, Democrat

Fri Apr 11, 2014

Milwaukee Courier Online

Capitol Report - There's no need to fix It

According to a recently released report by the Pew Charitable Trusts, Wisconsin ranked third in the nation, in terms of election performance, behind North Dakota and Minnesota.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Senator Tammy Baldwin, US News, US Senate, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Wisconsin Government, Wisconsin, Scott Walker, US Governors

Roll Call

HOH: Tom Petri's S.O.S

Wisconsin Republican Tom Petri took to the House floor Thursday to issue a dire warning to grill tenders the world over: Europe is coming for our pork products.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Senator Tammy Baldwin, US Senate

Thu Apr 10, 2014

The Badger Herald Online

Wisconsin beer and brats threatened by EU trade deal

Cheese, brat and beer manufacturers around the country could be forced to find out if a European trade deal is approved.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Democrat, Senator Tammy Baldwin, Cheese, Wisconsin Government, Wisconsin, Agriculture

Wed Apr 09, 2014

The Indianapolis Star

Indiana senators try to save your bratwurst

Europeans negotiating a free trade deal with the United States have been angling to reserve names like "feta" and "parmesan" only for cheese made in Europe.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Representative Joe Donnelly, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Senator Joe Donnelly, Senator Dan Coats, US Senate

US News & World Report

A Democrat Clinton Wouldn't Campaign For

Former President Bill Clinton turned down an invitation to campaign on behalf of Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., in 2012.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Shelley Berkley, Representative Joe Donnelly, Sherrod Brown, Senator Elizabeth Warren, US Senate

WLUK-TV Green Bay

Mary Burke

Republican Gov. Scott Walker leads Democrat Mary Burke 56%-40% among likely Wisconsin voters, a St. Norbert College poll has found.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Senator Ron Johnson, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Scott Walker, US Governors, Senator Tammy Baldwin, Wisconsin

Mon Apr 07, 2014

WIGM-AM Medford

U.S. Senate to vote on unemployment benefits extension

The U.S. Senate is expected to vote today on a bill restoring long-term unemployment benefits, and a lawmaker from Wisconsin hopes it will eventually make it to the president.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Senator Tammy Baldwin, US Senate

Sat Apr 05, 2014

Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

Supreme Court's ruling a victory for transparency

When the U.S. Supreme Court this week struck down limits on the aggregate number of legal campaign contributions an individual could give during an election cycle, the progressive theatrics began.

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Related Topix: US News, US Supreme Court, US Politics, Senator Tammy Baldwin, US Senate, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Tommy Thompson, Opinion

Milwaukee Courier Online

U.S. Senator Tammy Baldwin supports long-term solution on Medicare...

"This bill is a missed opportunity to reduce Medicare costs and enact significant health care reforms to eliminate today the flawed Medicare payment formula."

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Related Topix: Law, Healthcare Law, Medicare, Health, US News, US Senate, US Politics, Senator Tammy Baldwin, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Personal Finance, Retirement, Medicine

Fri Apr 04, 2014

USA Today

Senators: Back off our brats, beer

Hang on to your brats, America. Europeans negotiating a free trade deal with the United States have been angling to reserve names like "feta" and "parmesan" only for cheese made in Europe.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Senator Tammy Baldwin, US News, Senator Ron Johnson, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Italy, World News,

Progressive Farmer

Senators See No Place for Geographical Indicators

U.S. Sen. Pat Roberts of Kansas is probably just the guy to diplomatically express to European Union where to stick a geographical indicator.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Pat Roberts, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Senator Patrick Toomey, Senator Rob Portman

Thu Apr 03, 2014

WKOW-TV

Capitol Hill food fight could affect names of some of Wisconsin's most popular foods

A food fight on Capitol Hill could impact Wisconsin. As part of a trade deal with the U.S., the European Union wants to add a requirement that foods made in a specific geographic region be named for that place.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Senator Tammy Baldwin, US News, US Senate, Senator Ron Johnson, Republican, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Milwaukee, WI

WISN-TV

European Union fights for geological restrictions on food names

The European Union wants to require that foods made in a specific geographical region are the only ones bearing the title.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Senator Tammy Baldwin, US News, US Senate, Senator Ron Johnson, Republican, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Milwaukee, WI

Wed Apr 02, 2014

The Nation

Federal Bill Calls on Universities to Enact Anti-Harassment Policies

Under a bill introduced in Congress Thursday, colleges and universities would be required by the federal government to enact anti-harassment policies for the first time.

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Related Topix: Rutgers University, Suicide, US Politics, Senator Tammy Baldwin, US News, US Senate, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Rowan University, Gay/Lesbian

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