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Paul Tonko's Public Statements

Full Name: Paul D. Tonko
Office: U.S. House (NY) - District 20, Democratic
First Elected: 11/04/2008
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic, Independence, Working Families for U.S. House - District 20
General Nov. 4, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Single
Birth Date: 06/18/1949
Birth Place: Amsterdam, NY
Home City: Amsterdam, NY
Religion: Roman Catholic
Date Title
Aug. 30, 2011 Letter to Attorney General Miller
Aug. 30, 2011 Letter to George Miller, Attorney General
Aug. 16, 2011 Congressman Tonko Tours Schohairie County Manufacturer, Calls on Washington to Focus on Job Creation
Aug. 5, 2011 Job Creation Should be Our Number One Priority
Aug. 5, 2011 Tonko: Job Creation Should be our Number One Priority
Aug. 1, 2011 Statement on Debt Limit Proposal
Aug. 1, 2011 Providing Greater Authority And Discretion to Consumer Product Safety Commission (Extensions of Remarks)
July 25, 2011 Letter to Democratic Leader Pelosi
July 21, 2011 Letter to Barack H. Obama, President of the United States - Cuts to Social Security Revenue
July 20, 2011 Make It In America
July 19, 2011 Congressman Tonko Statement on Republican "Cut, Cap, and End Medicare" Plan
July 19, 2011 Cut, Cap, and Balance Act of 2011
July 19, 2011 Medicare Under Attack
July 19, 2011 Medicare Under Attack
July 15, 2011 Letter to Barack H. Obama, President of the United States - Protect Medicare, Medicaid, and Social Security
July 15, 2011 Cicilline to Leader Pelosi: Protect Social Security, Medicare & Medicaid Benefits
July 15, 2011 Playing Politics with Our Economy
July 14, 2011 Energy and Water Development and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2012
July 13, 2011 Gibson, Reed Lead Effort to Help New York Farmers
July 13, 2011 Clean Energy Jobs
July 12, 2011 Debt Ceiling Limit Talks
July 7, 2011 Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2012
June 27, 2011 Letter to Barack Obama, President of The United States - Afghanistan Troop Withdraw
June 25, 2011 Congressman Tonko Statement on Passage of Same-Sex Marriage in New York State
June 23, 2011 Hands Off Medicare
June 23, 2011 Hands Off Medicare
June 22, 2011 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 2021, Jobs and Energy Permitting Act of 2011, and Providing for Consideration of H.R. 1249, America Invents Act
June 22, 2011 We Need a Fair, Balanced Budget
June 16, 2011 Americans are Opposed to Ending Medicare
June 16, 2011 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the US House of Representatives - Prescription Drug Costs
June 15, 2011 Letter to Hillary Clinton, Secretary of State - Uphold and Defend Human Rights Overseas
June 14, 2011 Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2012
June 3, 2011 Don't End Medicare
June 2, 2011 Tonko Bill to Track Vets Exposed to Toxins at Fort McClellan
June 2, 2011 House Approves Tonko Amendment to Restore Albany's Eligibility for Anti-Terrorism Funds
June 2, 2011 The Future of Medicare
June 2, 2011 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Appoint Elizabeth Warren to Head the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau
June 1, 2011 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 2017, Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act
June 1, 2011 Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2012
May 28, 2011 Tonko Unveils 'Pain at the Pump Act'
May 25, 2011 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2012
May 25, 2011 Republicans Road to Ruin Budget
May 24, 2011 Repealing Mandatory Funding for Graduate Medical Education
May 24, 2011 44 House Members Call on President to Enforce Law to Protect Wild Lands
May 12, 2011 The Economy and the Stability of the Middle Class
May 12, 2011 Make it in America
May 5, 2011 Restarting American Offshore Leasing Act Now
May 2, 2011 Congressman Tonko Statement on Killing of Osama bin Laden
April 27, 2011 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Withdraw Proposed "Gainful Employment" Regulation
April 25, 2011 Tonko, Gibson Announce Introduction of Fuel Cell Tax Credit Legislation
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