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NamePat Toomey
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Born November 17, 1961 (55 years)
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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
10/29/2016-11/01/2016 Monmouth University 40.00% ( 2.0) 37.00% ( 1.0) 23.00% ( 3.0)
09/30/2016-10/03/2016 Monmouth University 42.00% ( 1.0) 38.00% ( 3.0) 20.00% ( 2.0)
09/27/2016-09/28/2016 Public Policy Polling (D) 27.00% ( 5.0) 44.00% ( 2.0) 29.00% ( 2.0)
08/26/2016-08/29/2016 Monmouth University 43.00% ( 0.0) 35.00% ( 0.0) 22.00% ( 0.0)
08/25/2016-08/29/2016 Franklin & Marshall College 29.00% ( 4.0) 53.00% ( 2.0) 18.00% ( 0.0)
07/29/2016-07/31/2016 Public Policy Polling (D) 32.00% ( 2.0) 42.00% ( 3.0) 27.00% ( 4.0)
06/30/2016-07/11/2016 Quinnipiac University 47.00% ( 2.0) 39.00% ( 1.0) 13.00% ( 1.0)
06/22/2016-06/23/2016 Public Policy Polling (D) 30.00% ( 1.0) 39.00% ( 2.0) 31.00% ( 2.0)
06/22/2016-06/23/2016 Public Policy Polling (D) 30.00% ( 1.0) 39.00% ( 2.0) 31.00% ( 2.0)
06/08/2016-06/19/2016 Quinnipiac University 49.00% ( 1.0) 38.00% ( 9.0) 14.00% ( 7.0)
FAVORABILITY POLLS
DateFirmFavorableUnfavorableDon't Know
08/26/2016-08/29/2016 Monmouth University 32.00% ( 0.0) 30.00% ( 0.0) 38.00% ( 0.0)
08/25/2016-08/29/2016 Franklin & Marshall College 29.00% ( 6.0) 37.00% ( 3.0) 34.00% ( 3.0)
07/29/2016-08/01/2016 Franklin & Marshall College 23.00% ( 0.0) 40.00% ( 0.0) 37.00% ( 0.0)
06/30/2016-07/11/2016 Quinnipiac University 45.00% ( 1.0) 34.00% ( 2.0) 21.00% ( 3.0)
06/08/2016-06/19/2016 Quinnipiac University 44.00% ( 2.0) 32.00% ( 9.0) 24.00% ( 6.0)
08/07/2015-08/18/2015 Quinnipiac University 46.00% ( 2.0) 23.00% ( 0.0) 30.00% ( 3.0)
03/17/2015-03/28/2015 Quinnipiac University 44.00% ( 7.0) 23.00% ( 2.0) 33.00% ( 9.0)
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 

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  11/08/2016 PA US Senate Won 48.90% (+1.69%)
  04/26/2016 PA US Senate - R Primary Won 100.00% (+100.00%)
  01/03/2015 Finance Committee - Seat 10 Won 100.00% (+100.00%)
  01/03/2015 Budget Committee - Seat 6 Won 100.00% (+100.00%)
  01/03/2015 Banking Committee - Seat 4 Won 100.00% (+100.00%)
  11/02/2010 PA US Senate Won 51.01% (+2.02%)
  05/18/2010 PA US Senate - R Primary Won 81.43% (+62.86%)
  04/27/2004 PA US Senate - R Primary Lost 49.18% (-1.64%)
  11/05/2002 PA District 15 Won 57.36% (+14.72%)
  11/07/2000 PA District 15 Won 53.25% (+6.50%)
  11/03/1998 PA District 15 Won 54.98% (+9.97%)
  05/19/1998 PA District 15 - R Primary Won 27.12% (+2.43%)
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  08/11/2012 US Vice President - R Selection Lost 0.00% (-100.00%)
ENDORSEMENTS
US Attorney General - Apr 23, 2015 NPA Reject
US Secretary of the Treasury - Feb 27, 2013 D Jacob J. "Jack" Lew
AZ US Senate - R Primary - Aug 28, 2012 R Jeff Flake
AZ District 06 - R Primary - Aug 28, 2012 R David Schweikert
WI US Senate - R Primary - Aug 14, 2012 R Mark Neumann
MI US Senate - R Primary - Aug 07, 2012 R Peter Hoekstra
TX US Senate - R Primary - May 29, 2012 R Ted Cruz
US Secretary of Commerce - Oct 20, 2011 D John E. Bryson
Solicitor General of the United States - Jun 06, 2011 D Donald B. Verrilli, Jr.
Supreme Court - Associate Justice - Aug 06, 2009 I Sonia Sotomayor
RNC Chairman - Jan 30, 2009 R J. Kenneth "Ken" Blackwell
PA State Senate 13 - R Primary - Apr 22, 2008 R Stephen J. "Steve" McDonald
PA Superior Court Judge - R Primary - May 15, 2007 R Jacqueline O. "Jackie" Shogan
PA State Senate 20 - R Primary - May 16, 2006 R David J. "Dave" Madeira
PA State Senate 30 - R Primary - May 16, 2006 R John H. Eichelberger Jr.
PA State Senate 48 - R Primary - May 16, 2006 R Mike Folmer
PA State House 042 - R Primary - May 16, 2006 R Mark Harris
PA US Senate - Nov 02, 2004 D Arlen Specter
OK US Senate - R Primary - Jul 27, 2004 R Thomas A. "Tom" Coburn