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Paul Tonko's Ratings and Endorsements on Issue: Immigration

Office:

On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House (NY) - District 20

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100%
2012
38%
2011
38%
2009-2010
38%
2009-2010
100%
2014
100%
2013-2014
100%
2007-2010
0%
2021-2022
0%
2021-2022
1%
2020
1%
2020
1%
2019-2020
1%
2019-2020
14%
2018
14%
2018
0%
2017-2018
0%
2017-2018
14%
2017
14%
2017
17%
2016
17%
2016
10%
2015-2016
10%
2015-2016
17%
2015
17%
2015
1%
2015
1%
2015
21%
2014
21%
2014
25%
2013
25%
2013
0%
2013
0%
2013
21%
2011-2012
21%
2011-2012
100%
2009-2013
100%
2009-2013
0%
2009-2013
0%
2009-2013
0%
2009-2013
0%
2009-2013
25%
2009-2013
25%
2009-2013
50%
2009-2013
50%
2009-2013
0%
2009-2013
0%
2009-2013
0%
2009-2013
0%
2009-2013
0%
2009-2010
0%
2009-2010
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