Marquette Wire

Russ Feingold speaks about bipartisanship at MU

Melanie Lawder

October 9, 2012

Former Wisconsin Democratic senator Russ Feingold visited Marquette Thursday to talk  about politics, broaching topics such as the current presidential election, campaign finance reform, American exceptionalism and foreign relations. Feingold...

Republicans nab Senate seats from Democrats, Feingold

Brooke Goodman

November 4, 2010

Election Day was a narrow escape for the Democratic Senate when the Republican Party made a considerable dent in the party’s four-year majority. Ron Johnson (R) defeated 18-year incumbent Russ Feingold (D) by almost ...

Wisconsin’s fall political preview

Brooke Goodman

September 2, 2010

With the final scheduled debate over for Republican gubernatorial candidates Scott Walker and Mark Neumann, the only question left is how the public will distinguish the two very similar campaigns from each other come the primary election day on Sept. 14. Both ca...

Feingold spoke on controversial issues at Law School Friday

Kaellen Hessel

November 17, 2009

Senator discussed health care reform, war in Afghanistan at forum As legislators work on health care reform and President Barack Obama makes a decision about the war in Afghanistan, Senator Russ Feingold (D-Wis.) asserted Friday tha...

Feingold addresses health care concerns at listening session

Kaellen Hessel

September 22, 2009

U.S. Sen. Russ Feingold (D-Wis.) told Milwaukee County constituents last week that he still hopes the public option is included in health care legislation now being considered by Congress. Health care reform dominated the dis...