Congressman Mark Pocan

Representing the 2nd District of Wisconsin
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  • Student Loan Debt Crisis

    Two-thirds of Americans now leave college weighed down by massive student loan debt, unable to achieve their dreams and contribute to the growth of the economy. Congress should be doing all that it can to make a college education as affordable and accessible as possible.
  • #TruthInTrade

    On March 17th, U.S. Rep. Mark Pocan (WI-02) began a two week long #TruthInTrade campaign to highlight the harmful effects free trade agreements, like NAFTA, have had on our economy and environment. The goal for this campaign is to raise awareness about the serious health, safety, and economic risks associated with fast-tracking trade deals.
  • HOUSE STUDENT APP CHALLENGE

    Congressman Pocan is pleased to participate in the first annual Congressional Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) Academic Competition, the “House Student App Challenge”.

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Jul 23, 2014 Press Release

Washington, D.C. — U.S. Rep. Mark Pocan (WI-02), a member of the House Education and Workforce Committee, today issued the following statement after the House passed H.R. 3136, the Advancing Competency-Based Education Demonstration Project Act. The bill passed the House by a vote of 414-0:

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Jul 18, 2014 Press Release

Washington, D.C. Today, U.S. Senator Tammy Baldwin, Congresswoman Gwen Moore (WI-4), Congressman Ron Kind (WI-3) and Congressman Mark Pocan (WI-2) sent a letter to United States Attorney General Eric Holder applauding his decision to fight voter disenfranchisement in Wisconsin, specifically Act 23, Wisconsin’s voter identification law.

Jul 15, 2014 Press Release

Washington, D.C. — U.S. Rep. Mark Pocan (WI-02) today issued the following statement after the House passed H.R. 5021, the Highway and Transportation Funding Act, to fund the Highway Trust Fund through May of 2015:

Jul 15, 2014 Press Release

Washington, D.C. — U.S. Rep. Mark Pocan (WI-02), a member of the House Education and Workforce Committee, today criticized the ruling by a World Trade Organization (WTO) dispute settlement panel which sided with claims brought by China against U.S. tariffs imposed by the U.S. Department of Commerce to protect American industry.

Jul 10, 2014 Press Release

Washington, D.C. — U.S. Rep. Mark Pocan (WI-02), a member of the House Education and Workforce Committee, today issued the following statement urging United States Trade Representative Michael Froman to stop providing Congress with trade data that distorts exports and hides the true nature of our nation’s trade deficits.

In The News

May 29, 2014 In The News

By Erik Gunn

On an overcast April afternoon, Mark Pocan fields questions in the council chambers of Reedsburg's city hall.

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