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


    • 11/11/2021
      Celebrates Passage of Effort to Support Survivors “Sexual assault historically has been a notoriously underreported crime. Providing clarity and certainty to survivors with evidence collected from a sexual assault may lead to more survivors seeking justice and more successful investigations and prosecutions."
    • 11/5/2021
      Bill to Simplify Water Meter Project Regulations Signed into Law “Water meter projects are both common and necessary as meters may become less accurate over time, resulting in over or under billing. Act 86 makes a simple change to remove a costly, time-consuming, and unnecessary regulatory rubber stamp for these necessary projects by our local water utilities."
    • 11/5/2021
      Cowles/Thiesfeldt Bill Signed Into Law “The responsibilities placed upon local water utilities can make it a hard enough job without the delays faced in the regulatory processes. That’s why Act 85 looks to put a stop to these unnecessary delays by requiring that the PSC act on applications in a timely manner.”