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


    • 11/20/2019
      Statement on Veto of CNA Shortage Relief Legislation "Despite the fact that a number of our surrounding states have instructional hours set at the same level as proposed in this legislation, the Governor vetoed a partial solution to the health care staffing shortage supported by both Democrats and Republicans.”
    • 11/18/2019
      Cowles Applauds Northeast Wisconsin TAD Grants “By using diversion methods and rehabilitation, we’re reducing recidivism and saving taxpayer funds while improving our communities. I was proud to support the state’s continued investment in TAD during the passage of the 2019-2021 State Budget."
    • 11/14/2019
      Audit Examines Wisconsin Fast Forward Program “It is critical to accurately verify the results of our workforce training programs to ensure that our state’s investment is being realized. Utilizing data that is already collected to verify the results of the grant awards is a 'no-brainer' and should have been implemented from the beginning."