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|U.S. House, Vermont, At-large district|
According to Donka's website, his campaign themes included:
- Unemployment: "We need to solve the problem of long term unemployment. This is one of the biggest obstacles to economic recovery."
- Economy: "We need to work to lower gas and fuel prices that are stifling our economic growth."
- Energy: " Our country is going to continue to use oil until effective alternative and affordable measures are available. In the meantime, let’s produce more and reduce our dependency on foreign oil."
Donka was defeated by incumbent Peter Welch. Donka ran in the 2012 election for the U.S. House to represent Vermont's at-large District. He ran unopposed in the Republican primary on August 28, 2012. He faced Peter Welch (D), James Desrochers (I), and Andre LaFramboise (VoteKISS) in the general election on November 6, 2012.
|U.S. House, Vermont At-Large District General Election, 2012|
|Democratic||Peter Welch Incumbent||72%||208,600|
|Source: Vermont Board of Elections "Official Election Results, 2012 General Election"|
Donka is married to wife Betsy, they have two children together.
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