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Pocan

Democrat from Wisconsin

Mark Pocan was elected to the U.S. House of Representatives in the 2nd Congressional District on Nov. 6, 2012. He is from Madison and previously served as a Democratic member of the Wisconsin state Assembly. 

The PolitiFact scorecard

  • True5 (%)(5)
  • Mostly True7 (%)(7)
  • Half True4 (%)(4)
  • Mostly False2 (%)(2)
  • False5 (%)(5)
  • Pants on Fire0(0)

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