Wisconsin Democratic Senate candidate Russ Feingold appeared at Marquette Law School recently and said that as talks of the Affordable Care Act were underway, he and Bernie Sanders were holding off for an even stronger bill that contained a single-payer health care option before catching himself and quickly shifting his answer to “public option.”
Russ Feingold, the former Democratic senator from Wisconsin who is running once again in an attempt to regain his seat, has yet to endorse a candidate in the Democratic presidential field.
Conservative groups in Wisconsin are criticizing Russ Feingold for not taking action after being “hand-delivered” a 2009 memo about a Veterans Affairs medical facility that was over-prescribing opiates to patients and, five years later, saw a Marine die from an overdose.
The controversial J Street PAC announced it will center its attention on attempting to unseat Republicans who led efforts to oppose President Obama’s Iran nuclear deal and will focus on Sen. Ron Johnson (R., Wisc.) during the 2016 elections, according to the Times of Israel.
A lawyer who represented Lehman Brothers in subpoena matters regarding the collapsed firm’s bankruptcy proceedings is hosting a fundraiser for Wisconsin Democratic Senate candidate Russ Feingold on Friday.
Wisconsin Democratic Senate candidate Russ Feingold is set to attend a fundraiser Monday night in Massachusetts hosted by former Democratic presidential candidate Michael Dukakis.
Russ Feingold, the anti-lobbyist former Democratic senator from Wisconsin who is running again in hopes of recapturing the seat, held a fundraiser at a Washington, D.C., bar this week that he previously said serves as a venue where lobbyists buy influence from politicians through bundled contributions.
Russ Feingold, the one-time Democratic senator from Wisconsin running to reclaim his seat, has called for an increase in intelligence gathering following the Paris terrorist attacks despite consistently opposing previous efforts aimed at bolstering intelligence.
A number of staffers who worked in the Washington, D.C., office of Russ Feingold went on the become lobbyists despite the senator’s disdain for the sector when he served in Congress.
The J Street PAC has pumped more than $100,000 in bundled lobbyist contributions into the Wisconsin Senate campaign of Democratic candidate Russ Feingold.