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IL
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20110210
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N000185
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20110210
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20110210
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20110210
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20110210
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20110210
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P000592
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20110210
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MI
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20110210
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20110210
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20110210
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SC
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20110210
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CA
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20110210
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TX
M001157
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10
20110210
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20110210
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20110210
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20110210
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TX
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20110210
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20110210
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OH
L000566
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20110210
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20110210
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FL
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20110210
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OK
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20110210
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NC
E000291
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20110210
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TX
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20110210
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NC
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20110210
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FL
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20110210
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20110210
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UT
B001250
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20110210
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NV
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20110210
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C001045
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20110210
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FL
R000593
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12
20110210
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AR
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20110210
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20110210
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AL
B001244
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20110210
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MN
C001086
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20110210
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PA
P000585
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20110210
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20110210
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AR
W000809
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20110210
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IN
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20110210
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LA
L000574
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20110210
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AZ
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20110210
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KS
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20110210
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IL
K000378
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20110210
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SC
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20110210
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20110210
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WI
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MT
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TX
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TX
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VA
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20110228
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CO
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20110304
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VA
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20110304
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NM
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20110309
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KS
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20110309
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IA
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20110309
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MD
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20110309
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CA
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20110315
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CA
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20110315
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SC
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20110315
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VA
G000289
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6
20110317
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R
PA
F000451
G.
8
20110317
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Johnson
R
OH
J000292
6
20110504
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Austria
R
OH
A000365
7
20110504
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D000604
Rep. Dent, Charles W. [RPA15]
Charles
Dent
R
PA
D000604
W.
15
20110601
False

H001058
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R
MI
H001058
2
20110602
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R
CA
M000508
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25
20110616
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CALVERT
R
CA
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44
20110621
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TX
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20110621
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NJ
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20110713
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NJ
L000554
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20110718
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IL
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13
20110801
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R
OK
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1
20110908
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R
LA
C001075
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20110912
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Science, Technology, Communications

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