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All three Democratic challengers supported Obamacare and opposed hydrofracking. In regards to the economy, Dobson wanted to link education and technical training.<ref name="three">[http://www.mpnnow.com/features/x448225828/Three-way-Democratic-primary-in-23rd-Congressional-District ''Messenger-Post'' "Three-way Democratic primary in 23rd Congressional District," June 20, 2012]</ref>
 
All three Democratic challengers supported Obamacare and opposed hydrofracking. In regards to the economy, Dobson wanted to link education and technical training.<ref name="three">[http://www.mpnnow.com/features/x448225828/Three-way-Democratic-primary-in-23rd-Congressional-District ''Messenger-Post'' "Three-way Democratic primary in 23rd Congressional District," June 20, 2012]</ref>
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Melissa Dobson
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U.S. House, New York, District 23
PartyDemocratic
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ProfessionAttorney
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Melissa Dobson was a 2012 Democratic candidate seeking election to the U.S. House representing the 23rd Congressional District of New York. She lost in the primary.[1]

Dobson is an attorney.

Elections

2012

See also: New York's 23rd congressional district elections, 2012

Dobson ran in the 2012 election for the U.S. House, representing New York's 23rd District. She sought the nomination on the Democratic ticket and lost to county legislator Nate Shinagawa in the June 26 primary.[1]

Local Democratic officials and organizations split their endorsements mainly between Burke and Shinagawa.[2]

All three Democratic challengers supported Obamacare and opposed hydrofracking. In regards to the economy, Dobson wanted to link education and technical training.[3]

U.S. House, New York, District 23 Democratic Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngNate Shinagawa 55.5% 5,697
Leslie Burke 37.4% 3,841
Melissa Dobson 7.1% 727
Total Votes 10,265

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