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Lonnie Hosey

Lonnie Hosey's Ratings and Endorsements

Full Name: Lonnie Hosey
Current Office: State House - District 91, Democratic
First Elected: 06/01/1999
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for State House - District 91
General Nov. 4, 2014

Business and Consumers

2013 South Carolina Chamber of Commerce - Positions 60%
2012 South Carolina Business and Industry Political Education Committee - Positions 53
2012 South Carolina Chamber of Commerce - Positions 52%
2011-2012 South Carolina National Federation of Independent Business - Positions 50%
2011 South Carolina Business and Industry Political Education Committee - Positions 53
2011 South Carolina Chamber of Commerce - Positions 75%
2010 South Carolina Business and Industry Political Education Committee - Positions 27.4
2009-2010 South Carolina National Federation of Independent Business - Positions 33%
2009 South Carolina Chamber of Commerce - Positions 63%
2008 South Carolina Business and Industry Political Education Committee - Positions on Pro-Business Policy 51.19
2008 South Carolina Chamber of Commerce - Positions on Pro-Business Policy 91
2007-2008 South Carolina National Federation of Independent Business - Positions on Pro-Small Business Policy 67
2007 South Carolina Business and Industry Political Education Committee - Positions 23.10
2006 South Carolina Business and Industry Political Education Committee - Positions on Pro-Business Policy 41.20
2005-2006 South Carolina Chamber of Commerce - Positions 54%
2005-2006 South Carolina National Federation of Independent Business - Positions on Pro-Small Business Policy 20
2005 South Carolina Chamber of Commerce - Positions 50%
2003-2004 South Carolina National Federation of Independent Business - Positions 0%
2003 South Carolina Business and Industry Political Education Committee - Positions 14%
2001-2002 South Carolina Business and Industry Political Education Committee - Positions 25%
2001-2002 South Carolina National Federation of Independent Business - Positions 0%

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