The 2nd Congressional District
is a congressional district in southern Wisconsin
, covering Dane County, Green County and Columbia County, as well as portions of Jefferson County, Sauk County, Rock County and a small region of Walworth County.
The district includes Madison, the state's capital, its suburbs and some of the surrounding areas.
The current representative of the 2nd congressional district is Mark Pocan (D).
- See also: Wisconsin's 2nd congressional district elections, 2012
The 2nd congressional district of Wisconsin held an election for the U.S. House of Representatives on November 6, 2012. Democrat Mark Pocan won the election in the district.
On November 2, 2010, Tammy Baldwin won re-election to the U.S. House of Representatives, defeating Chad Lee (R).
|U.S. House of Representatives General Election, Wisconsin, Congressional District 2, 2010
||Tammy Baldwin Incumbent
|| Chad Lee
This is the 2nd congressional district of Wisconsin after the 2001 redistricting process.
- See also: Redistricting in Wisconsin
In 2011, the Wisconsin State Legislature re-drew the Congressional districts based on updated population information from the 2010 census.