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Russ Feingold's Biography

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Full Name:

Russell 'Russ' D. Feingold

Gender:

Male

Family:

Divorced; 2 Children: Jessica, Ellen

Birth Date:

03/02/1953

Birth Place:

Janesville, WI

Home City:

Middleton, WI

Religion:

Jewish

JD, Harvard University, 1979

BA, Magdalen College, Oxford University, 1977

BA, University of Wisconsin, Madison, 1975

Former Deputy Democratic Whip

Former United States Special Envoy, Great Lakes Region of Africa, Democratic Republic of Congo, United States Department of State

Former Professor, Stanford University

Candidate, United States Senate, Wisconsin, 2016

Senator, United States Senate, 1992-2010

Candidate, United States Senate, 2010

Member, Commission on Security and Cooperation in Europe

Member, Democratic Policy Committee

Member, Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee

Founder, Wilderness and Public Lands Caucus

Former Professor, Lawrence University

Former Professor, Marquette University

Attorney, Foley and Lardner, 1979-1985

Attorney, LaFollette and Sinykin, 1979-1985

Founder, Progressives United, present

Member, Beth Hillel Temple

Astrological Sign:

Pisces

Awards:

-Deficit Hawk Award, Concord Coalition

Father's Name:

Leon

Mother's Name:

Sylvia

Publications:

In 2012 he authored the book While America Sleeps, A Wake Up Call For The Post 9/11 Era.

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