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Debbie Dingell's Ratings and Endorsements

Office: U.S. House (MI) - District 12, Democratic

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With rare exceptions, Vote Smart displays interest group ratings as a 0-100 percentage. While many interest groups use percentages as ratings to begin with, please note that Vote Smart has translated some ratings to a percentage from a different rating system for consistency and ease in understanding. Please visit the group's website, email us at ratings@votesmart.org or call our Voter Information Hotline at 1-888-VOTESMART for more specific information.

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2012
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2018
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2019
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2017-2018
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2015
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2019-2020
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2009
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2017
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2015
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2018
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2017
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2017
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2017
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