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News June 23, 2015

Could Russ Feingold Lead Democrats Back to Senate Win?

Democrats, who are looking to take back control of the Senate in 2016, have focused on a state that might seem implausible at first glance as a litmus test for their goal: Wisconsin. But the state that elected archconservative Scott Walker as ...

News June 15, 2015

72 Hours of Silence from Ron Johnson on Badger Pledge

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Russ for Wisconsin 6/12/2015 Contact: press@russfeingold.com MADISON — Ron Johnson hasn’t been seen or heard from since Russ Feingold proposed the Badger Pledge. The pledge would allow Wisconsin’s U.S. ...

News June 13, 2015

Russ Feingold challenges Ron Johnson to keep third-party spending out of Senate race

If Russ Feingold has his way, there will be no outside spending in his U.S. Senate race against Republican Sen. Ron Johnson. Feingold, a Democrat who held the seat for three terms between 1993 and 2011, challenged Johnson, who ousted him in the ...

News June 2, 2015

Russ Feingold vs. Ron Johnson, Round One: Everything is not awesome

Johnson told the political news service the U.S. has a “cultural attitude” that “government is good and business is bad,” using “The Lego Movie” as an example. The 2014 family film, co-written and directed by ...

News May 14, 2015

Why Democrats Need Russ Feingold to Win Wisconsin

Russ Fein­gold is in. If Demo­crats want to re­take the Sen­ate, he bet­ter win. The former Wis­con­sin sen­at­or and lib­er­al icon an­nounced Thursday that he will seek a long-ex­pec­ted re­match with first-term Re­pub­lic­an Sen. Ron ...