Dear Friends and Neighbors,

Thanks for taking the time to visit my website. I believe the information on these pages will help to keep you, the residents of Wisconsin’s 2nd Senate District, up-to-date on what's happening around the State Capitol.

On this website, you will find:

  • My background and major legislative accomplishments;
  • A tool to track bills authored by myself and my colleagues;
  • Recent press releases and my social media feeds;
  • Information on different constituent services I offer;
  • An option to sign-up for the Updates from the State Senate e-newsletter;
  • Contact information for my office;
  • And more!

I hope you find this information helpful to learn more about how I can best serve you. Through your input and involvement, we will continue to make the 2nd Senate District an even better place to call home.

Yours Truly,


Robert Cowles
Proudly Serving Wisconsin's 2nd Senate District


    • 5/27/2021
      Audit Shows Decline in Net Position of the Unemployment Reserve Fund "While, the audit recommendation requests that DWD respond in the month of September, I feel it’s imperative to quickly begin a dialog on how DWD will determine relief be provided to employers’ solvency accounts through federal reimbursement."
    • 5/24/2021
      Newspaper Legal Notices Bill Signed into Law "Act 32 helps to bring government transparency into the modern era. By creating more avenues to get local legal notices in front of more Wisconsinites, we can improve local government, hometown journalism and civic engagement throughout the state."
    • 5/12/2021
      Cowles to Join Upcoming Listening Session Senator Robert Cowles would like to invite residents of the 2nd Senate District and 5th Assembly District to an upcoming listening session in Northeast Wisconsin. Hosted by Representative Jim Steineke, the listening session will take place on Wednesday, May 19th at 5pm.