BALDWIN, Tammy (1962-)
Senate Years of Service: 2013-

BALDWIN, TAMMY, A Senator and a Representative from Wisconsin; born in Madison, Dane County, Wis., February 11, 1962; graduated from Madison West High School, Madison, Wis., 1980; A.B., Smith College, Northampton, Mass., 1984; J.D., University of Wisconsin Law School, Madison, Wis., 1989; lawyer, private practice; Dane County, Wis., board of supervisors, 1986-1994; member of the Wisconsin state assembly, 1993-1999; elected as a Democrat to the One Hundred Sixth and to the six succeeding Congresses (January 3, 1999-January 3, 2013); was not a candidate for reelection to the House of Representatives but was elected as a Democrat to the United States Senate in 2012 for the term commencing January 3, 2013; reelected in 2018 for the term ending January 3, 2025; Democratic Conference secretary (2017-).

Wisconsin Historical Society
Archives Division
Madison, WI
Papers: 1981-1998, 1.4 cubic feet.
The papers document the early political career of Tammy Baldwin through her tenure in the Wisconsin State Assembly.

Oral History: In "Gay Madison: A History," 1996, 0.1 cubic foot.
This oral history project includes an interview of Tammy Baldwin by Brian J. Bigler.

  • "Tammy Baldwin" in Women in Congress, 1917-2006. Prepared under the direction of the Committee on House Administration by the Office of History & Preservation, U. S. House of Representatives. Washington: Government Printing Office, 2006.