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September 10, 2020 Press Release

La Crosse, WI — Today, Rep. Ron Kind joined his colleagues in condemning the Administration’s continued legal assault on existing health care coverage and urging the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) to defend the Affordable Care Act (ACA) in court.  

September 9, 2020 Press Release

La Crosse, WI – Today, Rep. Ron Kind announced his support for the Protecting Access to Post-COVID-19 Telehealth Act, bipartisan legislation that will expand and improve Wisconsinites’ access to telehealth services under Medicare.

September 4, 2020 Press Release

La Crosse, WI – Today, Rep. Ron Kind and several colleagues serving on the Ways and Means Committee introduced legislation to preserve Social Security for Wisconsin seniors and generations to come. This bill would overturn the executive action President Trump signed on August 8, 2020 to defer the payroll tax - the main source of funding for Social Security.

August 22, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today, Rep. Ron Kind voted for the bipartisan Delivering for America Act amid concerns that organizational and operational changes at the United States Postal Service (USPS) have resulted in mail delays across the country, including for seniors, veterans, and rural communities. 

August 19, 2020 Press Release

La Crosse, WI – Today, following a tour of the La Crosse Post Office, Rep. Ron Kind held a news conference with Gary Knudtson, a retired member of the National Association of Letter Carriers, to discuss issues facing the United States Postal Service (USPS) and protecting the service for all Wisconsinites.  

August 14, 2020 Press Release

La Crosse, WI – Today, Rep. Ron Kind joined 193 of his colleagues in calling on Postmaster General Louis DeJoy to ensure that mail delivery, including election mail, is not impacted by the recently announced modifications to the United States Postal Service’s (USPS) operations and organizational structure.

August 7, 2020 Press Release

La Crosse, WI – Yesterday, Rep. Ron Kind sent a letter to Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Administrator Peter Gaynor and U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Secretary Alex Azar urging them to work swiftly to provide appropriate PPE to nursing homes and other long-term care facilities in Wisconsin.

August 6, 2020 Press Release

La Crosse, WI – Today at a campaign rally in Ohio, President Trump announced he would be renewing section 232 tariffs on imports of Canadian aluminum. Previous section 232 tariffs on steel and aluminum were dropped in May of 2019 ​as part of the USMCA agreement. The USMCA agreement went into force on July 1, 2020. 


In The News

January 24, 2011 In The News

La Crosse Tribune

January 22, 2011 In The News

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

By Rep. Ron Kind

May 8, 2010 In The News

ONALASKA — Retiree Darrel Burkhardt was about to replace his aging furnace last winter when a friend told him he should see whether he qualified for weatherization assistance from Couleecap.

A few months later, Darrel and wife, Judith, have a new furnace, new water heater, replacement light bulbs and lots of new insulation.

April 23, 2010 In The News

WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Rep. Ron Kind (D-WI) today with U.S. Reps.

April 17, 2010 In The News

Two Wisconsin congressmen are calling on the White House to resolve the U.S.-Brazil trade dispute by reforming U.S. agricultural subsidies, particularly cotton, instead of making annual payments to Brazil. This week, Reps.

April 15, 2010 In The News

Wisconsin doctors and hospitals who treat Medicare patients can expect a modest bump in pay as a result of provisions in the new health care law.

Rep. Ron Kind and a group of Midwest and Pacific Northwest lawmakers bargained hard to get it.

April 14, 2010 In The News

Congressman Ron Kind, who represents Wisconsin’s 3rd District, came to Hudson last Thursday to meet with a small group of business people and talk about steps he says Congress has taken to assist small businesses.

“I’m here to report on what is going on to get the economy back on track,” said the La Crosse Democrat.