Thursday, April 30, 2009

Hate Crimes Legislation Introduced in Senate

On the heels of the U.S. House passing Hate Crimes, Senator Edward Kennedy has now introduced Hate Crimes Legislation in the U.S. Senate.  It is Bill number S.909. At its introduction, 34 cosponsors have signed on to the legislation.  Here in Wisconsin, you can address your comments to your two Wisconsin Senators, Herb Kohl & Russ Feingold.  You may ask for their offices by calling the Capitol Switchboard at 1-877-851-6437 or (202) 224-3121.  The direct lines to their offices are:

Senator Russ Feingold - (202) 224-5323
Senator Herb Kohl – (202) 224-5653