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Mike Fitzpatrick's Ratings and Endorsements

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92%
2013-2014
89%
2011-2012
100%
2013-2014
100%
2013-2014
80%
2013-2014
100%
2011-2012
100%
2015-2016
36%
2015
50%
2014
50%
2013-2014
50%
2013-2014
69%
2013
57%
2011-2012
57%
2011-2012
33%
2014
33%
2014
30%
2013-2014
30%
2013-2014
5%
2012
5%
2012
20%
2011
20%
2011
67%
2005
44%
2013-2014
44%
2013-2014
50%
2011-2012
50%
2011-2012
100%
2005-2006
100%
2005-2006
36%
2015
50%
2014
50%
2013-2014
50%
2013-2014
69%
2013
57%
2011-2012
57%
2011-2012
50%
2013
50%
2013
52%
2013
52%
2013
48%
2013
48%
2013
53%
2013
53%
2013
51%
2013
51%
2013
50%
2013
50%
2013
47%
2013
47%
2013
53%
2012
53%
2012
49%
2012
49%
2012
45%
2012
45%
2012
55%
2012
55%
2012
47%
2012
47%
2012
51%
2012
51%
2012
54%
2012
54%
2012
44%
2012
44%
2012
46%
2011
46%
2011
54%
2011
54%
2011
48%
2011
48%
2011
49%
2011
49%
2011
52%
2011
52%
2011
52%
2011
52%
2011
48%
2011
48%
2011
51%
2011
51%
2011
53%
2005
53%
2005
55%
2005
55%
2005
46%
2005
46%
2005
47%
2005
47%
2005
47%
2005
47%
2005
53%
2005
53%
2005
34%
2005
34%
2005
61%
2005
61%
2005
58%
2015-2016
58%
2015-2016
53%
2015
56%
2015
42%
2014
50%
2014
53%
2014
57%
2014
57%
2011-2012
57%
2011-2012
64%
2011-2012
64%
2011-2012
5%
2006
50%
2014
50%
2014
100%
2013-2014
100%
2011-2012
87%
2015
100%
2013-2014
69%
2013-2014
88%
2013-2014
90%
2013-2014
100%
2013-2014
100%
2013-2014
100%
2013-2014
57%
2005
0%
2006
0%
2006
75%
2011-2012
100%
2012-2013
79%
2013-2014
100%
2013-2014
50%
2013-2014
100%
2013-2014
100%
2011-2012
85%
2011
80%
2015-2016
80%
2015-2016
38%
2015-2016
17%
2016
17%
2016
5%
2011
13%
2005
100%
2006-2012
100%
2006-2012
59%
2014
0%
2014
68%
2013-2014
68%
2013-2014
5%
2011-2012
5%
2011-2012
50%
2014
50%
2014
92%
2013-2014
89%
2011-2012
96%
2011-2012
96%
2011
93%
2005-2006
100
2005
100
2005
42%
2014
57%
2013-2014
57%
2013-2014
33%
2013
33%
2013
100%
2012
100%
2012
53%
2011
53%
2011
73%
2005
73%
2005
91%
2013-2014
35%
2014
47%
2011-2012
52%
2011
88%
2012-2013
73%
2011-2012
50%
2014
50%
2014
50%
2015
46%
2014
58%
2014
54%
2013-2014
54%
2013-2014
60%
2013
60%
2011-2012
60%
2011-2012
80%
2011
70%
2011
23%
2006
56
2013-2014
51%
2011-2012
30%
2011-2012
89%
2013-2014
91%
2011-2012
20%
2013-2014
33%
2011-2012
38%
2005
19%
2013
19%
2013
18%
2012
18%
2012
26%
2011
26%
2011
33%
2005
33%
2005
15%
2011
73%
2015-2016
73%
2015-2016
53%
2015
56%
2015
53%
2014
42%
2014
57%
2014
50%
2014
57%
2011-2012
57%
2011-2012
64%
2011-2012
64%
2011-2012
5%
2006
33%
2012
13%
2011
0%
2005-2006
17%
2016
17%
2016
21%
2013-2014
21%
2013-2014
54%
2015-2016
54%
2015-2016
100%
2015-2016
100%
2013-2014
100%
2011-2012
67%
2005
100%
2015-2016
29%
2013-2014
29%
2013-2014
25%
2011-2012
25%
2011-2012
100
2005
100
2005
30%
2015
6%
2014
0%
2013
33%
2011-2012
33%
2011-2012
39%
2011
36%
2015
50%
2014
50%
2013-2014
50%
2013-2014
69%
2013
57%
2011-2012
57%
2011-2012
100%
2006-2012
100%
2006-2012
75%
2014
92%
2013-2014
89%
2011-2012
57%
2013-2014
57%
2013-2014
33%
2013
33%
2013
100%
2012
100%
2012
53%
2011
53%
2011
73%
2005
73%
2005
100%
2013-2014
100%
2013-2014
58%
2015-2016
58%
2015-2016
56%
2015
53%
2015
53%
2014
42%
2014
57%
2014
50%
2014
57%
2011-2012
57%
2011-2012
64%
2011-2012
64%
2011-2012
5%
2006
91%
2015
100%
2014
100%
2013
92%
2012
80%
2011
35%
2014
47%
2011-2012
52%
2011
35%
2014
35%
2014
64%
2013-2014
80%
2011-2012
58%
2015
60%
2013
62%
2012
67%
2011
47%
2005
75%
2013
53%
2013
64%
2013
55%
2005
45%
2005
35%
2005
42%
2016
38%
2015
39%
2015
40%
2014
29%
2014
42%
2013
42%
2013
58%
2012
43%
2011
27%
2005-2006
27%
2005-2006
21%
2015
23%
2013-2014
23%
2013-2014
16%
2013-2014
16%
2013-2014
16%
2013-2014
16%
2013-2014
22%
2013-2014
22%
2013-2014
82%
2005-2006
82%
2005-2006
33%
2012
13%
2011
0%
2005-2006
20%
2013-2014
33%
2011-2012
38%
2005
54%
2013-2014
54%
2013-2014
60%
2013
50%
2012
17%
2016
17%
2016
91%
2015
100%
2014
100%
2013
92%
2012
80%
2011
38%
2015
38%
2015
48%
2014
48%
2014
43%
2013
43%
2013
37%
2012
37%
2012
62%
2011
62%
2011
25%
2006
25%
2006
53%
2005
53%
2005
35%
2014
35%
2014
77%
2015
77%
2015
82%
2013-2014
82%
2013-2014
100%
2013-2014
20%
1990-2016
60%
1990-2014
40%
2015
40%
2014
70%
2013
100%
2012
75%
2011
50%
2010
25%
2005
25%
2005