Tammy Baldwin

Preparing for Crisis Situation
1:00 pm
Sun November 9, 2014

Sen. Baldwin Wants Emergency Plan For Propane Shortages

Propane prices are predicted to be more stable this winter than last.
Credit Jason Woodhead

U.S. Senator Tammy Baldwin is asking the administration to make a better plan in case of another propane crisis.

Baldwin, along with Minnesota’s Senator Al Franken, has sent a letter to the U.S. Department of Energy, saying emergency protocols need to be in place should propane supplies get squeezed like they did last year.

Read more
Controversy Over Cutting
6:55 pm
Mon August 18, 2014

Sen. Baldwin Tours Laona Sawmill, Voices Support for National Forest Timber Harvest

U.S. Senator Tammy Baldwin toured Nicolet Hardwoods Monday.
Credit Natalie Jablonski / WXPR News

U.S. Senator Tammy Baldwin visited Forest County today to learn about the economic importance of the logging industry. 

Baldwin has supported higher levels of cutting in the Chequamegon Nicolet National Forest, saying she wants the forest to meet its harvest goals. 

“When I hear how a well-vetted plan about how the forests in this area would be managed over the years – when I see that they haven’t even gotten close to achieving those goals, when they’ve been put together with a lot of stakeholder involvement, that’s disappointing and I want to know why.”

Read more