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Tammy Baldwin

Find out the latest news about Tammy Baldwin, who made LGBT history in 2012 by becoming the first openly gay U.S. Senator, in addition to her distinction being the first openly gay politician elected to the House of Representatives. Learn more about the Smith College graduate and Democrat from Wisconsin, who is considered one of the most liberal members of Congress. Learn about Tammy Baldwin’s voting record and her work toward advancing the causes of women’s and LGBT rights in the United States.

The lesbian politician gave a speech today on the Senate floor to honor the 50th anniversary of the uprising.

June 27 2019 6:15 PM

America's first, and currently only, LGBTQ senator is reelected to a second term.

November 06 2018 9:19 PM

Lesbian comedian and activist Dana Goldberg helps breakdown the most important races this midterm that feature LGBTQ candidates.

November 05 2018 6:39 AM

Vukmir, an evangelical Christian with a record of working against LGBTQ safety and equality, will run against the state's lesbian incumbent senator. 

August 15 2018 3:44 PM

The first out gay senator in U.S. history is fighting for her political life.

July 16 2018 4:35 AM

Leah Vukmir, vying to run against Tammy Baldwin in November, has "a disturbing record," says the Human Rights Campaign.

May 13 2018 12:45 AM

The out senator says the opioid crisis is personal for her.

May 07 2018 2:55 PM