Interest group: Mark Pocan

State Representative Mark Pocan examines the pivotal moments in his life and how they’ve shaped his commitment to using his elected positions to effect change.

Rep. Mark Pocan and State Rep. JoCasta Zamarripa make a joint call for immigration reform that includes LGBT-identified aspiring citizens.

Rep. Mark Pocan details some of the struggles and successes on the road to marriage equality, and the work yet to be done.

Congressman Mark Pocan stands outside of the United States Supreme Court on June 26 as the decision striking down the Defense of Marriage Act is announced.

Introducing U.S. Rep. Mark Pocan (WI-02) as the newest regular contributor to Our Lives! Our congressman will be keeping us up to date on what he’s working on in Washington, D.C., and at home in Wisconsin, especially as it relates to LGBT people.

Same-sex unions are as newfangled as the chariot or butter churn.

Wisconsin’s arc of history and the making of a gay-friendly state.

Senator Tammy Baldwin

Fair Wisconsin Executive Director Katie Belanger provides post-election analysis and a message for our state’s elected officials.

Rep. Mark Pocan draws inspiration from the life and work of the LGBTQ pioneers who helped bring us to a time when progress is made every day.

Rep. Mark Pocan reflects on his first term in Congress and the successes and challenges that lay both behind and ahead.

The 113th Congress freshmen class

In their own words, Fair Wisconsin Leadership Award winners Kathy Flores & Ann Kendzierski of Appleton exemplify the power we each have to make a difference.

Congressman Mark Pocan issues a rallying cry for the movement to turn its sights more thoroughly on creating safe and supportive environments for LGBTQ youth.