Russ Feingold

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Russ Feingold
Russ Feingold Official Portrait 3.jpg
United States Senator
from Wisconsin
In office
January 3, 1993 – January 3, 2011
Preceded byBob Kasten
Succeeded byRon Johnson
Member of the Wisconsin Senate
from the 27th district
In office
January 3, 1983 – January 3, 1993
Preceded byEverett Bidwell
Succeeded byJoseph Wineke
Personal details
BornRussell Dana Feingold
(1953-03-02) March 2, 1953 (age 65)
Janesville, Wisconsin
Political partyDemocratic
Spouse(s)Sue Levine (m. 1977–1986; divorced)
Mary Speerschneider (m. 1991–2005; divorced)
Christine Ferdinand (m. 2013)
RelationsDena Feingold (sister)
ResidenceMiddleton, Wisconsin
Alma materUniversity of Wisconsin-Madison (B.A.)
University of Oxford (B.A.)
Harvard Law School (J.D.)
OccupationPolitician
Attorney
ReligionJudaism

Russell Dana "Russ" Feingold (born March 2, 1953) is an American politician and lawyer from the state of Wisconsin. He was a member of the Democratic Party of the United States Senate (1993 to 2011) and a Wisconsin State Senator (1983-1993).

On May 14, 2015 he announced his candidacy for a 2016 U.S. Senate run against the incumbent Senator, Ron Johnson.[1]

References[change | change source]

  1. Kevin Robillard (14 May 2015). "Feingold running for Wisconsin Senate". POLITICO.