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March 17, 2021 Press Release

Washington, DC – Today, Reps. Ron Kind (D-WI) and Randy Feenstra (R-IA) introduced the bipartisan Enhancing Credit Opportunities in Rural America (ECORA) Act, which would remove taxation on income from farm real estate loans made by community banks.

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March 12, 2021 Press Release

Washington, DC – Today, Rep. Ron Kind introduced the bipartisan Rural and Underserved Small Hospital (RUSH) Protection Act.

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March 10, 2021 Press Release

Washington, DC — Today, Rep. Ron Kind voted to pass the American Rescue Plan to provide long-awaited relief to Wisconsinites, help schools safely reopen, ramp up vaccine deployment, and get our economy back on track. The package now heads to the President’s desk for his signature.    

March 9, 2021 Press Release

Washington, DC — Today, Rep. Ron Kind voted for the Protecting the Right to Organize (PRO) Act. This legislation will protect workers’ right to join a union and bargain for safer working conditions, better benefits, and higher wages.

March 4, 2021 Press Release

Washington, DC – Today, Reps. Ron Kind (D-WI)Tom Reed (R-NY), Raul Ruiz, M.D. (D-CA), and Brad Wenstrup, D.P.M. (R-OH) introduced the bipartisan Treat and Reduce Obesity Act.

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March 3, 2021 Press Release

Washington, DC —Today, Rep. Ron Kind voted to pass H.R. 1, the For the People Act.

March 3, 2021 Press Release

Washington, DC – Today, Rep. Ron Kind voted against the George Floyd Justice in Policing Act. Below is Rep. Kind’s statement:  

March 2, 2021 Press Release

Washington, DC – Today, Rep. Ron Kind called on Postmaster General Louis DeJoy to address the recent U.S. Postal Service (USPS) delays and implement operational changes to ensure on-time delivery. This comes as many Wisconsinites continue to experience increasingly long mail delays and lost mail packages.

February 27, 2021 Press Release

Washington, DC —Early this morning, Rep. Ron Kind voted to pass the American Rescue Plan to provide badly needed relief to Wisconsin families amid the COVID-19 crisis.

February 25, 2021 Press Release

Washington, DC – Today, Reps. Ron Kind (D-WI) and Brad Wenstrup, D.P.M. (R-OH) sent a bipartisan letter to COVID-19 Response Coordinator Jeffrey Zients and Acting U.S.

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April 12, 2010 In The News

The Healthcare Quality Coalition didn't run television ads, issue a weekly barrage of news releases or hold regular news conferences. Its members didn't appear on cable television news shows. It has no staff or dues.

Yet the coalition helped ensure that the recently enacted health care reform legislation contained several provisions to slow the rise in health care spending.

April 6, 2010 In The News

When James Ley of the Menomonie Police and Fire Commission commented on  Fire Chief John Baus’ official-looking attire before Monday’s press conference announcing a new ladder truck for the fire department, Baus didn’t miss a beat.

“Hey, I’ll dress up however you want for three-quarters of a million dollars,” Baus said.

March 16, 2010 In The News

Wisconsin 3rd District Congressman Ron Kind (D-La Crosse) held a listening session for all Western Wisconsin constituents via telephone conference Wednesday night to cover an array of topics.

March 16, 2010 In The News

A federal construction project at the French Island fish lab previously restricted to out-of-state contractors will be open to all bidders after the U.S. Department of Interior reversed a decision by the U.S. Geological Survey.

March 8, 2010 In The News

Added regulations on small businesses are not aiding economic growth, a member of the Northwest Wisconsin Manufacturing Outreach Center told U.S. Rep. Ron Kind on Monday.

February 25, 2010 In The News

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February 13, 2010 In The News

As the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service unveiled plans for a new district office and visitors center on Brice Prairie, Wisconsin’s congressional delegation is pressuring the White House to allow local contractors to bid on several other projects funded by the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act.

February 6, 2010 In The News

Unemployment is a big topic on the minds of Chippewa County residents. And while getting a job is on the mind of many of our residents, creating jobs is the mind of our lawmakers in Washington.

January 19, 2010 In The News

WASHINGTON — Wisconsin lawmakers and other members of Congress are concerned about the safety of ethnic Hmong recently deported from Thailand to Laos.

January 6, 2010 In The News

As House and Senate lawmakers start to reconcile their health-care bills with an eye to final passage, a little-noticed provision is already prompting celebration from a small group of influential hospitals that stand to gain millions in Medicare dollars.

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