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Senator Tammy Baldwin Issues Statement on Wisconsin Marriage Decision

By EDGE | Monday Jun 9, 2014
U.S. Senator Tammy Baldwin issued a statement regarding the Federal Court Decision on Marriage Equality in Wisconsin.

EDGE 10.0: The Decade in Politics

By Steve Weinstein | Thursday Jan 16, 2014
In celebration of our tenth anniversary EDGE is proud to launch "EDGE 10.0: The Decade in," a retrospective series of features examining the past ten years of headlines, personalities, trends, arts, parties, etc... We kick off the series with politics.

Tammy Baldwin Introduces Bipartisan Gay Rights Bill to Congress

Thursday Sep 19, 2013
Senators Tammy Baldwin (D-WI) and Susan Collins (R-ME) introduced bipartisan bill to extend employee benefit programs to same-sex domestic partners of federal employees.

Wis. Senator Pushes to End Ban on Gay Blood Donors

Monday Aug 5, 2013
Wisconsin Sen. Tammy Baldwin is leading a push in Washington to allow gay men to donate blood.

Putting Lesbian Politics Front and Center with LPAC

By Winnie McCroy | Tuesday Jul 16, 2013
In an effort to influence politics and bolster lesbian visibility, a group of forward-thinking women formed LPAC, the political super PAC that works to get progressive candidates elected.

Maine Voters Legalize Marriage Equality; Baldwin Takes Wisconsin

By Steve Weinstein | Wednesday Nov 7, 2012
In a major victory for gay rights, Maine became the first state whose voters decided in favor of same-sex marriage. Wisconsin’s Tammy Baldwin will become the first out-gay U.S. senator.

Tammy Baldwin Makes History As First Openly Gay U.S. Senator

By Winnie McCroy | Wednesday Nov 7, 2012
Openly lesbian Democrat Tammy Baldwin made history last night, emerging victorious over Republican Tommy Thompson in the battle to become the first Wisconsin woman and the first openly LGBT person to serve in the U.S. Senate.

Lesbian PAC Puts Money Behind Tammy Baldwin

By Megan Barnes | Friday Sep 7, 2012
LPAC, the first-ever lesbian political action committee, has vowed to support pro-lesbian, pro-woman candidates for office, foremost among those being Wisconsin Rep. Tammy Baldwin in her run for the U.S. Senate.

GOProud Supports Lesbian Tammy Baldwin’s Anti-Gay Wis. Senate Opponent

By Jason St. Amand | Thursday Aug 23, 2012
The gay conservative group GOProud has announced its support for the open Wisconsin U.S. Senate seat: Republican Tommy Thompson, who is running against openly gay U.S. Rep. Tammy Baldwin.

Tammy Baldwin Looks to End Dems’ Wis. Losing Streak

By Scott Bauer | Monday Jul 9, 2012
Rep. Tammy Baldwin, stood in the Friendship Cafe, giving voters a populist pitch for why she should be elected to keep Wisconsin’s open Senate seat in Democratic hands, where it’s been for the last 55 years.