Tammy Baldwin

The latest on U.S. Senator Tammy Baldwin. A Democrat, Baldwin was first elected to represent Wisconsin in the U.S. Senate in 2012. She holds the record of being the first openly lesbian woman elected to both the U.S. House of Representatives and the U.S. Senate, first in 1999 when she was elected to represent Wisconsin's 2nd congressional district in the U.S. House of Representatives and then again in 2012 when she was elected to the U.S. Senate.