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Zoe Lofgren's Ratings and Endorsements

Office:

On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House (CA) - District 18

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1995-1996
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Fence Sitter
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2021-2022
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2015-2016
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2015-2016
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2009-2010
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2007-2008
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2005-2006
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2001-2002
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2011-2012
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1999-2000
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1999-2000
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1997-1998
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1997-1998
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2019
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2017-2018
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2015-2016
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2012
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2012
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2009-2010
100
2007-2008
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2007
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2003-2004
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2003
92%
2001-2002
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1999-2000
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1997-1998