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Sen. Tammy Baldwin (D-Wis.)


Biography
Political Highlights: Madison City Council, 1986; Dane County Board of Supervisors, 1986-94; Wis. Assembly, 1993-99; U.S. House, 1999-2013; U.S. Senate, 2013-present
Born: Feb. 11, 1962; Madison, Wis.
Residence: Madison
Religion: Unspecified
Family: Dissolved partnership
Education: Smith College, A.B. 1984; U. of Wisconsin, J.D. 1989
Military Service: None
Start of Service: Elected: 2012 (1st term)
Committee Assignments: Budget; Energy & Natural Resources (Energy; National Parks; Public Lands, Forests and Mining); Health, Education, Labor & Pensions (Employment & Workplace Safety; Primary Health & Aging); Homeland Security & Governmental Affairs (Efficiency of Federal Programs; Financial & Contracting Oversight; Permanent Investigations); Special Aging

Election History
YearElectionCandidateVotes%
2012generalTammy Baldwin (D) 1,547,10451.4
Tommy Thompson (R) 1,380,12645.9
Joseph Kexel (LIBERT) 62,2402.1
Nimrod Allen (IDE) 16,4550.5
Riley Hood (CNSTP) 700.0
Diane Lorbiecki (I) 430.0
2010generalTammy Baldwin (D) 191,16461.8
Chad Lee (R) 118,09938.2
2008generalTammy Baldwin (D) 277,91469.3
Peter Theron (R) 122,51330.6
2006generalTammy Baldwin (D) 191,41462.8
Dave Magnum (R) 113,01537.1
2004generalTammy Baldwin (D) 251,63763.3
Dave Magnum (R) 145,81036.7
2002generalTammy Baldwin (D) 163,31366.0
Ron Greer (R) 83,69433.8
2000generalTammy Baldwin (D) 163,53451.4
John Sharpless (R) 154,63248.6
1998generalTammy Baldwin (D) 116,37752.5
Josephine Musser (R) 103,52846.7
Roll Call Vitals

2014 Race Rating

(District: WI-A)
 
No race


See Also:

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29th

Wisconsin is 29th on Roll Call's Clout Index, which measures influence in Congress by state.

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Twitter Followers (@SenatorBaldwin)

Sen. Tammy Baldwin has no appearances on Sunday talk shows.

Rep. Mike Rogers (R-Mich.) has the most appearances so far this year.











Roll Call and CQ Weekly use ratings assigned by the Rothenberg Political Report, which are defined as follows: SAFE: As of today, the party indicated is all but certain to win the seat. FAVORED: One candidate has a substantial advantage, but an upset is still possible. LEAN: The party indicated has the edge, but the outcome is less certain than for races rated as favored. TILT: The outcome is effectively regarded as a tossup for each of these highly competitive seats, although the party indicated has a slight edge. TOSSUP: Neither party has an edge in these contests.