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Rep. Paul Tonko (D-NY 20th District)

6th term Democrat from New York 20th District.

Bio

Residence: Amsterdam

Marital Status: Single

Prev. Occupation: Public Works Engineer

Prev. Political Exp.: Montgomery County Board of Supervisors, 1976-83; NY Assembly, 1983-2007; US House 2009-present

Education: BS Clarkson University, 1971

Birthdate: 06/18/1949

Religion: Catholic

Percentage in Last Election: 68%

Major Opponent: Francis Vitollo


Contact

Current Elected Office Contact Information

Contact Rep. Paul Tonko.

Website: tonko.house.gov


Washington, D.C. Office:

2369 Rayburn House Office Building,
District of Columbia 20515
Phone: (202) 225-5076
Fax: (202) 225-5077

Albany Office: (more district offices)

19 Dove Street, Suite 302
Albany, New York 12210
Phone: (518) 465-0700
Fax: (518) 427-5107



Committee


Staff

Current Elected Office Staff Members:

  • Chief of Staff: Clinton Britt
  • Dir. of Operations: David Mastrangelo
  • Child/Family Issues LA: Emily Silverberg
  • Legis. Dir.: Jeff Morgan
  • Health LA: Jeff Morgan
  • Comm. Dir.: Matt Sonneborn
  • Judiciary LA: Emily Silverberg
  • Budget LA: Jeff Morgan
  • Civil Rights LA: Emily Silverberg
  • Medicare/Medicaid LA: Jeff Morgan
  • Science/Technology LA: Emily Silverberg
  • Women's Issues LA: Emily Silverberg

Votes

 

Current Elected Office Key Votes:

These are our key votes and this is how Rep. Paul Tonko voted on our issues. Click on each heading to sort.

 
Status Name of Legislation Date Voted Score
P Fiscal 2020 Financial Services and General Government Appropriations 06/26/2019 Yea Voted Against
P Fiscal 2020 Labor-HHS-Education Appropriations 06/19/2019 Yea Voted Against
F Amendment to Restore Conscience Protection 06/13/2019 Nay Voted Against
F Amendment to Restore Pro-life Protections to Title X Program 06/13/2019 Nay Voted Against
P The So-Called "Equality Act" 05/17/2019 Yea Voted Against
P "For the People Act of 2019" (restrictions on free speech) 03/08/2019 Yea Voted Against
P Protecting Life in Global Health Assistance/ United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) 01/03/2019 Yea Voted Against
P Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act (passage) 01/19/2018 Nay Voted Against
P Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act (vote to protect bill) 01/18/2018 Nay Voted Against
P Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act (20-week abortion ban) 10/03/2017 Nay Voted Against
(More Key Votes)
 

P = Passed Voted For Us= Voted With Us
A = Agreed To Voted Against= Voted Against Us
R = Rejected Not Scored= Not Scored
C = Confirmed Ineligible to Vote= Ineligible to Vote
F = Failed

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Bills

Current Elected Office Bills:

Here is Rep. Paul Tonko's cosponsorship status on our key legislation. Send Rep. Paul Tonko a message by clicking in the "Send Message" column.

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Bill Name Our Position Cosponsor? Send Message
H.R.5006 - Child Tax Credit for Pregnant Moms Act Support No Send Message to Rep. Paul Tonko
H.R.4712 - Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act Support No Send Message to Rep. Paul Tonko
H.R.36 - Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act Support No Send Message to Rep. Paul Tonko
H.R.849 - Repeal law creating Independent Payment Advisory Board (health-care rationing board) Support No Send Message to Rep. Paul Tonko
H.R.2918 - Patients First Act (promoting ethical stem cell research) Support No Send Message to Rep. Paul Tonko
H.J.RES.39 - Nullification of Obama pro-abortion Title X rule Support No Send Message to Rep. Paul Tonko
H.R.1628 - American Health Care Act (Obamacare replacement / defund Planned Parenthood) Support No Send Message to Rep. Paul Tonko
H.R.1192 - Dismemberment Abortion Ban Act Support No Send Message to Rep. Paul Tonko
H.J.RES.43 - Nullification of Obama pro-abortion Title X rule Support No Send Message to Rep. Paul Tonko
H.R.1322 - "Women's Health Protection Act" (Abortion Without Limits Until Birth Act) Oppose Yes Send Message to Rep. Paul Tonko
H.J.RES.33 - "Equal Rights Amendment" to U.S. Constitution Oppose Yes Send Message to Rep. Paul Tonko
(More Bills)
 
Green means that this is our preferred cosponsorship position.
Red means that this is not our preferred cosponsorship position.