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NamePat Toomey
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Born November 17, 1961
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InfoPatrick J. Toomey - US Senator from Pennsylvania and former US Representative.

Born in Providence RI 11/17/1961; graduated from LaSalle Academy, Providence, R.I.; B.A., Harvard University, Cambridge, Mass., 1984; elected to Allentown, Pa., Government Study Commission, 1994

US Representative (R-PA) 1999-2005

Candidate for US Senate in the Republican primary, 2004; lost the primary to Sen. Arlen Specter (who was re-nominated).

US Senator (R-PA) 2011-


JOB APPROVAL POLLS
DateFirmApproveDisapproveDon't Know
01/22/2015-02/01/2015 Quinnipiac University 43.00% ( 5.0) 25.00% ( 5.0) 32.00% ( 10.0)
01/15/2015-01/18/2015 Public Policy Polling (D) 28.00% ( 4.0) 35.00% ( 5.0) 37.00% ( 2.0)
04/19/2013-04/24/2013 Quinnipiac University 48.00% ( 5.0) 30.00% ( 5.0) 22.00% ( 10.0)
01/22/2013-01/27/2013 Quinnipiac University 43.00% ( 3.0) 25.00% ( 2.0) 32.00% ( 0.0)
07/21/2012-07/23/2012 Public Policy Polling (D) 32.00% ( 1.0) 30.00% ( 6.0) 39.00% ( 8.0)
06/05/2012-06/10/2012 Quinnipiac University 40.00% ( 3.0) 27.00% ( 5.0) 32.00% ( 6.0)
05/17/2012-05/20/2012 Public Policy Polling (D) 33.00% ( 2.0) 36.00% ( 3.0) 31.00% ( 1.0)
03/23/2012-04/01/2012 Muhlenberg College 38.00% ( 6.0) 26.00% ( 2.0) 35.00% ( 7.0)
11/28/2011-12/07/2011 Muhlenberg College 44.00% ( 5.0) 28.00% ( 9.0) 28.00% ( 10.0)
11/17/2011-11/20/2011 Public Policy Polling (D) 35.00% ( 3.0) 33.00% ( 2.0) 32.00% ( 5.0)
FAVORABILITY POLLS
DateFirmFavorableUnfavorableDon't Know
01/22/2015-02/01/2015 Quinnipiac University 37.00% ( 0.0) 21.00% ( 0.0) 42.00% ( 0.0)

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NEWS
Date Category Headline Article Contributor
Jul 19, 2013 11:00am News Toomey: Obama has ‘woefully fallen short’  Article Scott³ 
Jul 02, 2013 11:10pm News Top Pa. Dem: 'Need more Pat Toomeys'  Article Scott³ 
Aug 15, 2012 08:00pm News Pat Toomey Is Surprisingly Moderate  Article Scott³ 
Nov 23, 2011 05:05pm News Pennsylvania Sen. Pat Toomey's budget effort draws even Democrats' praise  Article Scott³ 
Nov 17, 2011 03:00pm News Sen. Pat Toomey puts out fire in party guest’s hair  Article Scott³ 
Apr 08, 2011 06:00pm General Pat Toomey: Move on from Planned Parenthood   Article COSDem 

TWITTER
Thu Mar 26 15:49:15 +0000 2015 - Terrorism against the US here at home should receive the utmost attention to counteract these acts of violence. http://t.co/AAbPQWogLF

Tue Mar 24 21:31:39 +0000 2015 - RETWEET: Our message is simple: Tell @BarackObama we can NOT allow Iran to obtain nuclear weapons. #StopIran http://t.co/arMk1dpM71

Mon Mar 23 19:00:43 +0000 2015 - RETWEET if you agree: Its been 5 YEARS and we're still feeling the side effects! http://t.co/FBoXIu1wH6

Thu Mar 19 21:10:39 +0000 2015 - Yeah. Well, so much for that. RETWEET if your #MarchMadness bracket is busted too! http://t.co/7yx99J0RkK

Wed Mar 18 16:29:09 +0000 2015 - Toomey bill would compel wider background checks for school employees. Read more: http://t.co/hQhSYXi2k9

Mon Mar 16 22:14:14 +0000 2015 - Letter to the Editor: Make classrooms safer by passing U.S. Sen. Pat Toomey’s bill regarding child predators: http://t.co/FnZkQYSFyq

Thu Mar 12 20:30:18 +0000 2015 - Prayers out to #Ferguson police officers. Never any excuse for violence against law enforcement. We owe them our support & gratitude.

Wed Mar 11 19:28:23 +0000 2015 - RT & support the Justice for Victims of Trafficking Act & the Protect Children from Violent Predators Act. Watch: https://t.co/gsDcIUavAu

Tue Mar 10 15:14:12 +0000 2015 - Will you join the fight? Sign your name in support of the Protecting Students from Sexual and Violent Predators Act! https://t.co/NSRcP33ryU

Mon Mar 09 22:02:45 +0000 2015 - This morning I had an interview with Bobby Gunther Walsh on @cstevens790, Allentown. Click here to listen: http://t.co/bNJB2UHAfF

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