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06.25.19

U.S. Senator Tammy Baldwin Calls for Health Committee Hearing on Negative Consequences of Family Separation on Children

Baldwin Underscores Urgent Need to Examine Negative Health Effects of Family Separation Policy Senate Must Hold Trump Administration Accountable for Disgraceful Treatment of Children WASHINGTON, D.C. - U.S. Senator Tammy Baldwin (D-WI) is calling on leaders of the Senate Health Committee-on which she serves-to hold a hearing in order to hold the Trump administration accountable for its disastrous family separation policy and the disgraceful and inhumane conditions for children. "We write … Continue Reading


06.25.19

U.S. Senator Tammy Baldwin and Representative John Garamendi Introduce Reform to Strengthen Buy America Requirements for Federal Government

U.S. Senator Tammy Baldwin (D-WI) and Representative John Garamendi (D-CA) today reintroduced the Made in America Act to strengthen Buy America requirements for the federal government in order to support American businesses, manufacturers and workers. The Made in America Act identifies federal programs that fund infrastructure projects not currently subject to Buy America standards and ensures that materials used in these federal programs, including steel, iron and aluminum, are domestically pr… Continue Reading


06.21.19

Senators Baldwin, Casey, Murphy Warn That ACA and Medicaid Attacks Will Undermine Efforts to Lower Drug Costs for Families

U.S. Senators Tammy Baldwin (D-WI), Bob Casey (D-PA) and Chris Murphy (D-CT) recently led a letter, signed by 15 of their colleagues, calling on President Trump to cease efforts to slash, sabotage and undermine the Affordable Care Act and Medicaid if he is serious about addressing the high cost of prescription drugs. "The actions by your Administration to sabotage, slash and undermine Medicaid and the Affordable Care Act have already resulted in higher out-of-pocket costs for individuals and fa… Continue Reading