Feingold to visit Lawrence

William Dalsen

Wisconsin Democratic Sen. Russ Feingold will visit the Lawrence campus this Sunday. Sen. Feingold will be in the Riverview Lounge at 5 p.m. He is running for reelection against the Republican challenger, Tim Michels. Sen. Feingold has been a member of the Senate since 1992 and is best known for his stance on campaign finance reform with Arizona Sen. John McCain and for being the only senator to vote against the USA PATRIOT Act. He began his education at UW-Madison, received a Rhodes scholarship in 1977, and earned a law degree from Harvard University in 1979. He was elected to the Wisconsin state Senate in 1982, where he served until his election to the United States Senate.