Q&A with Ron Kind
I’ve been meeting with many employers both big and small. They are the locomotive of our economy. I’ve worked on initiatives that allow self-employed people to deduct health insurance premiums as well as have businesses write-off investments immediately. I’ve worked on offering tax credits to small businesses that provide health care and have worked with small …
Tammy Baldwin and Ron Kind honor Senator Kohl
Senator Herb Kohl, Congresswoman Tammy Baldwin, and Congressman Ron Kind all attended the corn roast in West Salem Thursday night. The roast is an annual event put on by Kind and his team, but this year it had more significant meaning as it was a night to honor Senator Kohl for his 24 years of service as Senator. Currently Democrat Tammy Baldwin and Republican Tommy Thompson are campaigning …
Quota system could sour milk production
Rep. Ron Kind says he is leery of a component in the farm bill being considered in Congress that could hurt Wisconsin dairy farmers and cheese plants. He's right to be leery - and his concerns should be felt by the rest of the Wisconsin delegation, who should do what they can to change it.
Kind disagrees with Walker's healthcare plan
Kind tells WXOW that the plan will go into effect and believes that the state needs to keep up. "We need to start moving forward on it as soon as possible to get things in place by 2014," says Kind. "These health insurance exchanges are something I worked very hard on. I think it makes sense. You introduce competition with competing health care plans."
Ron Kind: It’s never too late honor our nation’s heroes
As a nation, we have a special responsibility to remember these brave individuals, not just on Memorial Day but throughout the year. We have an obligation to support their families who live with the loss of their loved one each and every day.