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Tonko’s record proves he’s no friend to small business

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Tonko’s record proves he’s no friend to small business Rep. Paul Tonko claims to be on the side of small business, but that’s simply not the case. Three national independent business organizations have weighed in on Tonko’s dismal voting record for small business. The U.S. Chamber of Commerce awarded him a score of 19 out of 100 this current congressional session. The National Federation of Independent Business placed him near the bottom on key issues ...

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November 1, 2012
5:54 p.m.

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Rep Paul Tonko puts people first - which is what we elect representatives for. In addition, Mr Tonko is a higly educated Engineer who understands technology and how to foster creating high tech jobs within the private sector with assistance from government. He is the best thing that has happened to this District and the best hope to create new higher paying Green Jobs that we so desperately need. Rep Paul Tonko is serving the District well and should be re-elected. His science and Engineering background is a huge advantage to have in a Representative.