Wisconsin politician; three-term U.S. Senator
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).
|United States Senator|
January 3, 1993 – January 3, 2011
|Preceded by||Bob Kasten|
|Succeeded by||Ron Johnson|
|Member of the Wisconsin Senate|
from the 27th district
January 3, 1983 – January 3, 1993
|Preceded by||Everett Bidwell|
|Succeeded by||Joseph Wineke|
Russell Dana Feingold
March 2, 1953
|Spouse(s)||Sue Levine (m. 1977–1986; divorced)|
Mary Speerschneider (m. 1991–2005; divorced)
Christine Ferdinand (m. 2013)
|Relations||Dena Feingold (sister)|
|Alma mater||University of Wisconsin-Madison (B.A.)|
University of Oxford (B.A.)
Harvard Law School (J.D.)
On May 14, 2015 he announced his candidacy for a 2016 U.S. Senate run against the incumbent Senator, Ron Johnson.
- ↑ Kevin Robillard (14 May 2015). "Feingold running for Wisconsin Senate". POLITICO.