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==Campaign donors==
Candidates for Congress are required to file up to seven main reports with the [[Federal Election Commission]] during the 2012 elections season. Below are Becker's reports.
{{Campaign finance reports
|Name = Carolyn McCarthy
|Political Party =Republican
|Report 1 =April Quarterly<ref>[http://images.nictusa.com/pdf/174/12970966174/12970966174.pdf ''Federal Election Commission'', "Francis Becker Jr. April Quarterly Report," Accessed October 15, 2012]</ref>
|Date 1 =April 15, 2012
|Beginning Balance 1 =872.40
|Total Contributions 1 =3100
|Expenditures 1=127.39
|Cash on Hand 1 =3845.01
|Report 2 =July Quarterly<ref>[http://images.nictusa.com/pdf/363/12952495363/12952495363.pdf ''Federal Election Commission'', "Francis Becker Jr.'s July Quarterly Report," Accessed October 15, 2012]</ref>
|Date 2 =July 15, 2012
|Beginning Balance 2 =16709.87
|Total Contributions 2 =9295
|Expenditures 2=13947.26
|Cash on Hand 2 =12057.61
==Recent news==
==Recent news==

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Francis Becker Jr.
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U.S. House, New York, District 4
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Francis Becker Jr. is a 2012 Republican and Conservative Party candidate seeking election to the U.S. House representing the 4th Congressional District of New York.

Becker is a Nassau County legislator and owns a financial planning business.[1]


Campaign themes


Becker says balancing the budget is a top priority, and has said he will sign a pledge to not raise taxes. He also supports Paul Ryan's legislation to cut the federal budget.[1]



See also: New York's 4th congressional district elections, 2012

Becker is running in the 2012 election for the U.S. House, representing New York's 4th District. He sought the nomination on the Republican and Conservative Party tickets and defeated Frank Scaturro in the June 26 Republican primary.[2][3]

As a 10-term county legislator, Becker has the backing of the Nassau County Republicans and the Conservative Party over Scaturro. Both candidates agree on the need to repeal Obamacare, the need to support Israel, and the need to curtail entitlement programs.[1]

Becker defeated Scaturro in the Republican primary in 2010.[4] Both have hopes for a defeating McCarthy in the general election, with the redrawn district possibly being more favorable to Republicans this year.[5]


On November 2, 2010, Becker lost to incumbent Carolyn McCarthy (D).[6]

U.S. House, New York Congressional District 4 General Election, 2010
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngCarolyn McCarthy Incumbent 53.6% 94,483
     Republican Francis X. Becker, Jr. 46.4% 81,718
     Blank/Scattering 0% 52
Total Votes 176,253

Campaign donors


Candidates for Congress are required to file up to seven main reports with the Federal Election Commission during the 2012 elections season. Below are Becker's reports.

Carolyn McCarthy Campaign Finance Reports
ReportDate FiledBeginning BalanceTotal Contributions
for Reporting Period
ExpendituresCash on Hand
April Quarterly[7]April 15, 2012$872.40$3,100$(127.39)$3,845.01
July Quarterly[8]July 15, 2012$16,709.87$9,295$(13,947.26)$12,057.61
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