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Allegheny, Beaver, Lawrence, Butler, Westmoreland, Mercer Counties, PA November 4, 2008 Election
 Smart Voter Jason Altmire

Candidate for
US Representative; District 4

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Biographical Highlights
  • Party: Democratic
  • Occupation: U.S. Congressman
  • Former Acting Vice President for Government Relations and Community Health at UPMC
  • Former Congressional Legislative Aide
  • George Washington University, M.H.S.A. (Masters in Health Services Administration), 1998
  • Florida State University, B.S. (Political Science), 1990
  • Named the 2007 "Legislator of the Year" by the Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO)
  • Winner of the Northern Allegheny Chamber of Commerce's 2005 Arcadia Award
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Top Priorities if Elected
  • Strengthening America's economy
  • Lowering Gas Prices and Sensible Energy Policy
  • Expanding access to quality, affordable health care
Key Endorsements
  • National Rifle Association (NRA)
  • National Committee to Preserve Social Security and Medicare
  • National Vietnam & Gulf War Veterans Coalition
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Position Papers
Strengthening America's Economy
Congress must work together in a bipartisan manner to fix this ailing economy.
Making America Energy Independent
America needs to utilize all of its available resources right now, and we must take bold, comprehensive action to address our nation's energy crisis.
Expanding Access to Quality, Affordable Health Care
Health care must be made more affordable and accessible for everyone, especially for the 47 million Americans currently without health insurance.
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