Tammy Baldwin's file

Baldwin

Democrat from Wisconsin

Tammy Baldwin was elected to the U.S. Senate on Nov. 6, 2012. She represented Wisconsin’s Second Congressional District from January 1999 to January 2013. She served as a member of the Wisconsin Assembly from January 1993 to January 1999. She was a Dane County supervisor from 1986 to 1994 and briefly served on the Madison Common Council, filling a vacancy, in 1986.

The PolitiFact scorecard

  • True5 (%)(5)
  • Mostly True5 (%)(5)
  • Half True7 (%)(7)
  • Mostly False8 (%)(8)
  • False5 (%)(5)
  • Pants on Fire0(0)

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