Herb Kohl's file


Democrat from Wisconsin

Herb Kohl served four terms in the U.S. Senate. He is a Democrat  from Wisconsin. The owner of the Milwaukee Bucks, Kohl was elected in 1988, his first run for public office. He retired from the Senate at the end of 2012, and was succeeded by Democrat Tammy Baldwin.

Herb Kohl's website

Recent statements by and about Herb Kohl

Mostly False

Votes are on both sides and it has hardly been a signature issue during his time in office

Recent stories featuring Herb Kohl

Examining Scott Walker's 'cheaper to keep them' slogan

The governor says losing the Milwaukee Bucks would be more expensive to taxpayers than helping to build the team a new arena. What is behind the numbers?


Also: Factchecking the state budget.