A lawyer brought in to do crisis control for Sen. Tammy Baldwin (D., Wis.) incorporated a dark money nonprofit group that is now defending the senator’s record over the Tomah VA scandal in the state, records show.
Sen. Tammy Baldwin (D., Wis.) paid Hillary Clinton’s campaign lawyer $90,000 for crisis control following a Veteran Affairs facility scandal that engulfed the senator and her staff.
Sen. Tammy Baldwin (D., Wis.) has quietly stepped away from the committee that has oversight over a scandal-plagued Wisconsin Veterans Affairs facility, actions some Republicans see as the Democratic senator running from her past failures on an issue.
National Journal released its 2013 vote ratings on Thursday. The ratings are based on roll-call votes from 2013 and compared on an ideological scale. Votes on noncontroversial issues and issues that fall along regional lines were not included.
Sens. Tammy Baldwin (D., Wis.) and Elizabeth Warren (D., Mass.) really don’t like to talk to reporters in the halls of the U.S. Capitol.
Baldwin sent out a tweet of Republican Senate nominee Tommy Thompson shaking hands with gay marriage advocate and philanthropist David Koch accompanied with the caption: “a man can be judged by the company he keeps.”