Warren to rally Wisconsin college students for Feingold
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Sen. Elizabeth WarrenElizabeth Ann WarrenWarren set to announce plan for universal child care: reports Barack, Michelle Obama expected to refrain from endorsing in 2020 Dem primary: report Booker seeks dialogue about race as he kicks off 2020 campaign MORE (D-Mass.) will campaign for former Sen. Russ Feingold (D) in Wisconsin next week, according to a campaign official for the former Democratic senator.


Warren will headline rallies targeting college students in Madison and Milwaukee on Oct. 7, the official said.

Feingold, who is challenging incumbent Sen. Ron JohnsonRonald (Ron) Harold JohnsonWhite House, GOP defend Trump emergency declaration GOP senator says Republicans didn't control Senate when they held majority GOP senator voices concern about Trump order, hasn't decided whether he'll back it MORE (R-Wis.), has also been boosted by support from another liberal lawmaker, Sen. Bernie SandersBernard (Bernie) SandersCongress closer to forcing Trump’s hand on Saudi support Booker seeks dialogue about race as he kicks off 2020 campaign Capitalism: The known ideal MORE (I-Vt.), who fundraised for the Wisconsin Democrat in May.

Warren’s visit was first reported by Madison.com

According to RealClearPolitics, Feingold has a comfortable lead, outpacing Johnson by an average of 9.7 points in state polls.

— Jordain Carney contributed.