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State, federal reps support Beloit casino plan

After a promising meeting at the federal level in Washington, D.C. last week, between local interests involved in the Ho-Chunk Nation casino plan for Beloit, Wisconsin state and federal legislators from both parties are coming together to support the project. > Beloit Daily News

Cap Times: Tammy Baldwin is fighting for rural Wisconsin

Sen. Tammy Baldwin and other farm-state senators succeeded in reversing President Trump’s cuts in rural programs. They’re now advancing a bipartisan agriculture appropriations bill that renews the federal commitment to robust rural investment. > The Cap Times

Kevin Nicholson officially enters race against Baldwin with this launch video

Former Marine and former Democrat Kevin Nicholson today became the first Republican to get into the 2018 race against Sen. Tammy Baldwin next year. Hailing from Delafield, Nicholson launched his campaign with this… 23 more words

Trump-state Senate Democrats haven’t drawn strong opponents — yet

It’s still early, but so far Republicans have generally struggled to recruit high-quality candidates for the 10 seats Democrats are defending in states Trump won in 2016, like Tammy Baldwin’s in Wisconsin. 26 more words

Sheriff Clarke says no, he won't run for Tammy's seat

Milwaukee County Sheriff David Clarke, an outspoken Trump supporter, has quashed speculation that he might run for U.S. Senate in 2018. “I want to put this to rest because it’s becoming a distraction: no, I am not running for U.S. 14 more words

Baldwin introduces legislation to require LGBT inclusion in federal surveys

U.S. Sen. Tammy Baldwin and U.S. Rep. Raúl Grijalv (D-Ariz) led 96 members of Congress in introducing legislation requiring federal surveys to include data collection on sexual orientation and gender identity.  23 more words