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Rep. Paul Tonko, D-N.Y.

Member of the House (5th term)

Democrat



Biography

District: New York - 20th District
Political Highlights: Montgomery County Board of Supervisors, 1976-83; N.Y. Assembly, 1983-2007; N.Y. State Energy Research Development Authority president, 2007-08
Born: June 18, 1949; Amsterdam, N.Y.
Residence: Amsterdam
Religion: Roman Catholic
Family: Single
Education: Clarkson U., B.S. 1971
Elected: 2008
Committee Assignments: Energy & Commerce (Energy; Environment - Ranking Member; Oversight & Investigations); Science, Space & Technology (Energy)
Social Media:

Roll Call Vitals

District Rating: Safe Democrat
House Seniority: 115th ranked House Democrat
Twitter: 18,059 followers
State Clout: New York is 5th on Roll Call's Clout Index, which measures influence in Congress by state


Election History

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