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Lisa A. Murkowski's Ratings and Endorsements

Office: U.S. Senate (AK) - Sr, Republican

Abortion and Reproductive

2014 Planned Parenthood Action Fund - Positions (June 27, 2014) 46%
2014 Planned Parenthood Action Fund - Positions captured January 9, 2014 (reflect past 6 years' voting record) 33%
2014 Population Connection - Positions (Jan. 9, 2014) 100%
2013 NARAL Pro-Choice America - Positions 70%
2013 Planned Parenthood Action Fund - Positions captured February, 2013 (reflect voting records of past 6 years) 33%
2013 Population Connection - Positions (Sept. 2013) 75%
2012 NARAL Pro-Choice America - Positions 0%
2012 Planned Parenthood Action Fund - Positions captured June, 2012 (reflect voting records of past 6 years) 25%
2011 NARAL Pro-Choice America - Positions 55%
2010 NARAL Pro-Choice America - Positions 0%
2010 Planned Parenthood Action Fund - Positions 25%
2009 NARAL Pro-Choice America - Positions 25%
2009 Population Connection - Committee Votes Score 20%
2008 Planned Parenthood Action Fund - Positions 31%
2007-2008 National Family Planning & Reproductive Health Association - Positions 100%
2007-2008 National Organization for Women - Positions 44%
2007-2008 Population Action International - Positions 100%
2007 NARAL Pro-Choice America - Positions 75%
2007 Population Connection - Positions on Population Stabilization 100%
2006 NARAL Pro-Choice America - Positions 0%
2006 Planned Parenthood Action Fund - Positions 18%
2006 Population Connection - Positions 13%
2005-2006 National Family Planning & Reproductive Health Association - Positions 13%
2005-2006 National Organization for Women - Positions 13%
2005-2006 Population Action International - Positions on Reproductive Health 100%
2005 NARAL Pro-Choice America - Positions 10%
2005 National Organization for Women - Positions 0%
2005 Population Connection - Positions 20%
2005 The Population Institute - Positions 100%
2004 NARAL Pro-Choice America - Positions 0%
2003-2004 Population Action International - Positions 33%
2003-2004 Population Connection - Positions 29%
2003 NARAL Pro-Choice America - Positions 14%
2003 Population Action International - Positions 50%
2003 Population Connection - Positions 33%
2003 The Population Institute - Positions 0%
1996-2003 Planned Parenthood Action Fund - Positions 40%
1995-2004 National Family Planning & Reproductive Health Association - Positions 20%

Animals and Wildlife

2014 American Veterinary Medical Assoctiation - Positions on Professional Advocacy 100%
2013 American Veterinary Medical Assoctiation - Positions on Professional Advocacy 0%
2013 Animal Welfare Institute - Compassion Index 0%
2013 Defenders of Wildlife Action Fund - Positions 67%
2013 Food Policy Action - Positions 100%
2013 The Humane Society Legislative Fund - Positions 0%
2012 Sportsmen's and Animal Owners' Voting Alliance - Positions 75%
2011-2012 Defenders of Wildlife Action Fund - Positions 29%
2011-2012 Food Policy Action - Positions 56%
2011-2012 The Humane Society Legislative Fund - Positions 42%
2011 American Veterinary Medical Assoctiation - Positions on Professional Advocacy 100%
2011 The Humane Society Legislative Fund - Positions 20%
2010-2011 Defenders of Wildlife Action Fund - Positions 0%
2009-2010 Defenders of Wildlife Action Fund - Positions 17%
2009-2010 The Humane Society Legislative Fund - Positions 0%
2009 Defenders of Wildlife Action Fund - Positions 25%
2009 The Humane Society Legislative Fund - Positions 0%
2007-2008 Defenders of Wildlife Action Fund - Positions 20%
2007-2008 The Humane Society Legislative Fund - Positions on Animal Protection 33%
2007-2008 The Humane Society of the United States - Positions 33
2007 Defenders of Wildlife Action Fund - Positions 20%
2007 The Humane Society of the United States - Positions on Animal Protection 25
2005-2006 American Wilderness Coalition - Positions 0%
2005-2006 Defenders of Wildlife Action Fund - Positions 0%
2005-2006 The Humane Society Legislative Fund - Positions 20
2005-2006 The Humane Society of the United States - Positions 20%
2005 American Wilderness Coalition - Positions 0%
2005 The Humane Society of the United States - Positions 20%
2004 American Humane Association - Positions 0%
2004 American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals - Positions 0%
2004 Born Free USA - Positions 0%
2004 Defenders of Wildlife Action Fund - Positions 0%
2004 The Humane Society Legislative Fund - Positions 0
2004 The Humane Society of the United States - Positions 0
2003-2004 American Wilderness Coalition - Positions 0%
2003 American Humane Association - Positions 0%
2003 American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals - Positions 0%
2003 Animal Welfare Institute - Positions 0%
2003 Born Free USA - Positions 0%
2003 Defenders of Wildlife Action Fund - Positions 0%
2003 Doris Day Animal League - Positions 0%
2003 Sierra Club - Positions 10%
2003 The Humane Society Legislative Fund - Positions 0%
2003 The Humane Society of the United States - Positions 0%
2001-2002 American Wilderness Coalition - Positions 80%

Business and Consumers

2013-2014 Associated General Contractors of America - Lifetime Scores 88%
2013-2014 Associated General Contractors of America - Lifetime Scores (Labor) 83%
2013-2014 Associated General Contractors of America - Lifetime Scores (Other) 83%
2013-2014 Associated General Contractors of America - Positions 100%
2013-2014 Associated General Contractors of America - Lifetime Scores (Environment) 100%
2013-2014 Associated General Contractors of America - Lifetime Scores (Taxes) 89%
2013-2014 Associated General Contractors of America - Lifetime Scores (Infrastructure) 93%
2013-2014 International Warehouse Logistics Association - Positions 0%
2013-2014 National Association of Manufacturers - Positions 86%
2013-2014 National Electrical Contractors Association - Positions (Interim Mid-Year) 100%
2013-2014 National Retail Federation - Positions: Other (Senate Only) 100%
2013-2014 National Retail Federation - Positions: Budget/Tax 0%
2013-2014 National Retail Federation - Positions: Labor 100%
2013-2014 National Small Business Association - Positions 50
2013-2014 The National Lumber and Building Material Dealers Association - Positions 66
2013 National Electrical Contractors Association - Positions 100%
2013 National Federation of Independent Business - Positions 100%
2013 The National Lumber and Building Material Dealers Association - Positions 33%
2013 United States Chamber of Commerce - Positions 71%
2013 United States Chamber of Commerce - Lifetime Score 90%
2012 National Association of Manufacturers - Positions of 112th Congress 81%
2012 National Electrical Contractors Association - Positions 88%
2012 United States Chamber of Commerce - Lifetime Score 92%
2012 United States Chamber of Commerce - Positions 100%
2011-2012 American Council of Engineering Companies - Positions 100
2011-2012 Independent Electrical Contractors - Positions (Senate) 0%
2011-2012 International Warehouse Logistics Association - Positions 87
2011-2012 National Association of Manufacturers - Positions 93%
2011-2012 National Retail Federation - Positions: International Trade 100%
2011-2012 National Retail Federation - Positions: Labor (Senate) 100%
2011-2012 National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association - Positions 77%
2011-2012 Plumbing-Heating-Cooling Contractors-National Association - Positions 100%
2011-2012 Small Business & Entrepreneurship Council - Positions 89%
2011 National Federation of Independent Business - Positions 88%
2011 National Retail Federation - Positions 85%
2011 National Small Business Association - Positions 50%
2011 National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association - Positions 75%
2011 The National Lumber and Building Material Dealers Association - Positions 75%
2011 United States Chamber of Commerce - Positions 91%
2010 The National Lumber and Building Material Dealers Association - Positions 75%
2010 United States Chamber of Commerce - Positions 100%
2009-2010 American Council of Engineering Companies - Positions 80%
2009-2010 Associated General Contractors of America - Positions 66%
2009-2010 Independent Electrical Contractors - Positions 75%
2009-2010 International Warehouse Logistics Association - Positions 78%
2009-2010 National Association of Manufacturers - Positions 67%
2009-2010 National Retail Federation - Positions 44%
2009-2010 National Small Business Association - Positions (Senate Only) 50%
2009-2010 National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association - Positions 80%
2009-2010 Small Business & Entrepreneurship Council - Positions 89%
2009 Heritage Alliance - Positions 68%
2009 The National Lumber and Building Material Dealers Association - Positions 100%
2008 Business-Industry Political Action Committee - Positions 100%
2008 United States Chamber of Commerce - Positions 86%
2008 United States Chamber of Commerce - Lifetime Score 93%
2007-2008 American Council of Engineering Companies - Positions 80%
2007-2008 American Forest and Paper Association - Forest Products Advocacy Score 100%
2007-2008 Associated Builders & Contractors - Positions 80%
2007-2008 Associated General Contractors of America - Positions 83%
2007-2008 International Warehouse Logistics Association - Positions 100%
2007-2008 National Association of Manufacturers - Positions 100%
2007-2008 National Federation of Independent Business - Positions 91
2007-2008 National Restaurant Association - Positions on Restaurant Advocacy 85
2007-2008 National Retail Federation - Positions Retail Industry Advocacy 100%
2007-2008 National Small Business Association - Positions 50%
2007-2008 National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association - Positions 80%
2007-2008 Plumbing-Heating-Cooling Contractors-National Association - Positions 70%
2007 Business-Industry Political Action Committee - Positions 80%
2007 The National Lumber and Building Material Dealers Association - Positions 75%
2007 United States Chamber of Commerce - Positions 91%
2006 Business-Industry Political Action Committee - Positions 100%
2006 National Association of Government Contractors - Positions 0%
2006 National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association - Positions 89%
2006 State PIRGs Working Together - Positions 5%
2006 United States Chamber of Commerce - Positions 100%
2006 United States Public Interest Research Group - Positions 5%
2005-2006 American Forest and Paper Association - Positions 100%
2005-2006 Associated General Contractors of America - Positions 100%
2005-2006 International Warehouse Logistics Association - Positions 100%
2005-2006 National Association of Manufacturers - Positions 100%
2005-2006 National Electrical Contractors Association - Positions 100%
2005-2006 National Federation of Independent Business - Positions 100%
2005-2006 National Restaurant Association - Positions 100%
2005-2006 National Retail Federation - Positions 100%
2005-2006 National Small Business Association - Positions 100%
2005-2006 Plumbing-Heating-Cooling Contractors-National Association - Positions 100%
2005-2006 Public Citizen's Congress Watch - Positions on Population Stabilization 0%
2005 Business-Industry Political Action Committee - Positions 100%
2005 International Sleep Products Association - Positions 100%
2005 Maryland Business for Responsive Government - Positions 100%
2005 National Federation of Independent Business - Positions 100%
2005 Small Business & Entrepreneurship Council - Positions 96%
2005 United States Chamber of Commerce - Positions 100%
2004 National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association - Positions 79%
2004 Small Business & Entrepreneurship Council - Positions 93%
2004 State PIRGs Working Together - Positions 0%
2004 United States Chamber of Commerce - Positions 94%
2004 United States Public Interest Research Group - Positions 0%
2003-2004 American Forest and Paper Association - Positions 91%
2003-2004 Associated Builders & Contractors - Positions 70%
2003-2004 Associated General Contractors of America - Positions 100%
2003-2004 Business-Industry Political Action Committee - Positions 91%
2003-2004 National Association for the Self-Employed - Positions 100%
2003-2004 National Association of Manufacturers - Positions 91%
2003-2004 National Electrical Contractors Association - Positions 83%
2003-2004 National Federation of Independent Business - Positions 67%
2003-2004 National Restaurant Association - Positions 71%
2003-2004 National Retail Federation - Positions 75%
2003-2004 National Small Business Association - Positions 100%
2003-2004 Plumbing-Heating-Cooling Contractors-National Association - Positions 67%
2003-2004 Public Citizen's Congress Watch - Positions 6%
2003 Associated Builders & Contractors - Positions 67%
2003 Business-Industry Political Action Committee - Positions 91%
2003 Maryland Business for Responsive Government - Positions 79%
2003 National Association of Government Contractors - Positions 100%
2003 National Federation of Independent Business - Positions 50%
2003 National Retail Federation - Positions 75%
2003 Public Citizen's Congress Watch - Positions 0%
2003 United States Chamber of Commerce - Positions 86%
1999-2006 National Ready Mixed Concrete Association - Positions 89%
1999-2004 National Ready Mixed Concrete Association - Positions 80%
1999-2000 Alaska National Federation of Independent Business - Positions 100%

Civil Liberties and Civil Rights

2014 American Civil Liberties Union - Positions (captured January 3, 2014) 81%
2014 American Civil Liberties Union - Positions (captured June 17, 2014) 81%
2014 Friends Committee on National Legislation - Positions 50%
2014 Human Rights Campaign - Positions on Marriage 100%
2014 Liberty Guard - Positions 75%
2014 National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) - Positions 54%
2014 Stand Against Spying - Positions 100%
2013 Friends Committee on National Legislation - Positions 0%
2013 Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights - Positions 53%
2013 Venn Institute - Scorecard for International Religious Freedom 25%
2012 Americans for Democratic Action - Positions 35%
2012 Drum Major Institute for Public Policy/TheMiddleClass.org - Positions 43%
2012 Friends Committee on National Legislation - Positions 0%
2012 Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights - Total Score 39%
2012 Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights - Positions on Civil Rights 41%
2011-2012 American Civil Liberties Union - Positions 50%
2011-2012 Human Rights Campaign - Positions 47%
2011 Drum Major Institute for Public Policy/TheMiddleClass.org - Positions 16%
2011 National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) 33%
2010 Americans for Democratic Action - Positions 20%
2009-2010 American Civil Liberties Union - Positions 43%
2009-2010 Human Rights Campaign - Positions 45%
2009-2010 Irregular Times/Progressive Patriots/That's My Congress - Net Congressional Score 36%
2009-2010 Irregular Times/Progressive Patriots/That's My Congress - Progressive Action Score 21%
2009-2010 Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights - Positions 24%
2009-2010 National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) - Positions 38%
2009-2010 United States Campaign to End the Israeli Occupation - Positions on International Middle East Human Rights -5%
2009 Americans for Democratic Action - Positions 35%
2009 Irregular Times/Progressive Patriots/That's My Congress - Regressive Action Score 44%
2009 National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) - Positions 57%
2008 Americans for Democratic Action - Positions 25%
2007-2008 American Civil Liberties Union - Positions 29%
2007-2008 Human Rights Campaign - Positions 20%
2007-2008 Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights - Positions on Civil and Human 11
2007-2008 National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) - Positions on Civil Rights and Social Justice Issues 59%
2007-2008 National Organization for Women - Positions 44%
2007-2008 The Arc - Positions 100%
2007-2008 United States Campaign to End the Israeli Occupation - Positions on International Middle East Human Rights -2
2007 American Civil Liberties Union - Positions 43
2007 Americans for Democratic Action - Positions 30%
2007 Drum Major Institute for Public Policy/TheMiddleClass.org - Positions on Middle Class Advocacy 30
2007 Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights - Positions 8%
2007 League of Women Voters - Civil Liberties and Civil Rights Score 0%
2007 National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) - Positions 53%
2007 United States Campaign to End the Israeli Occupation - Positions on International Middle East Human Rights -1
2007 United To End Genocide - Positions on Darfur D
2006-2012 Global Exchange - Percent Loyalty to Finance, Insurance, Real Estate Lobby 100%
2006 Americans for Democratic Action - Positions 5%
2006 Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights - Positions 7%
2006 United To End Genocide - Positions on Darfur F
2005-2006 American Civil Liberties Union - Positions 25%
2005-2006 Human Rights Campaign - Positions 0%
2005-2006 Iranian American Political Action Committee - Positions 100%
2005-2006 National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) - Positions 14%
2005-2006 National Organization for Women - Positions 13%
2005-2006 United States Campaign to End the Israeli Occupation - Positions on International Middle East Human Rights -2
2005 Americans for Democratic Action - Positions 20%
2005 Drum Major Institute for Public Policy/TheMiddleClass.org - Positions 0%
2005 Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights - Positions 0%
2005 National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) - Positions 10%
2005 National Council of La Raza - Positions 50%
2005 National Organization for Women - Positions 0%
2004 Americans for Democratic Action - Positions 35%
2004 Drum Major Institute for Public Policy/TheMiddleClass.org - Positions 29%
2003-2004 American Civil Liberties Union - Positions 0%
2003-2004 Human Rights Campaign - Positions 13%
2003-2004 Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights - Positions 20%
2003-2004 League of United Latin American Citizens - Positions 33%
2003-2004 National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) - Positions 24%
2003-2004 United States Campaign to End the Israeli Occupation - Positions on International Middle East Human Rights -3
2003 Americans for Democratic Action - Positions 20%
2003 Drum Major Institute for Public Policy/TheMiddleClass.org - Positions 83%
2003 Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights - Positions 13%
2003 National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) - Positions 19%
2003 United States Campaign to End the Israeli Occupation - Positions on International Middle East Human Rights -1
2001-2002 People for the American Way - Positions 0%

Conservative

2014 Americans for Prosperity - Positions (June 23, 2014) 69%
2014 Americans for Prosperity - Lifetime Score 72%
2014 Americans for Prosperity - Positions (Jan. 7, 2014) 71%
2014 Americans for Prosperity - Lifetime Score (June 23, 2014) 72%
2014 Heritage Action for America - Positions (Jan. 9, 2014) 36%
2014 The John Birch Society - Positions 58%
2014 The John Birch Society - Lifetime Score 50%
2013-2014 Campaign for Working Families - Positions 50%
2013-2014 Eagle Forum - Positions 20%
2013-2014 The New American - Positions (captured September 2, 2014) 48%
2013 American Conservative Union - Positions 38%
2013 American Conservative Union - Lifetime Score 63%
2013 Concerned Women for America - Positions 36%
2013 Eagle Forum - Positions 9%
2013 National Journal - Conservative (Composite) 56%
2013 National Journal - Conservative on Foreign Policy 56%
2013 National Journal - Conservative on Economic Policy 56%
2013 The New American - Positions on Conservative Issues 58
2012 American Conservative Union - Ratings of Congress 36%
2012 American Conservative Union - Lifetime Score 65%
2012 Eagle Forum - Positions 42%
2012 National Journal - Senate Conservative (Foreign) 58%
2012 National Journal - Senate Conservative (Composite Score) 57%
2012 The Club for Growth - Positions 41%
2012 The John Birch Society - Positions 60%
2011-2012 Campaign for Working Families - Positions 86%
2011-2012 Concerned Women for America - Positions 44%
2011-2012 Heritage Action for America - Positions 43%
2011 Concerned Women for America - Positions 50%
2011 Eagle Forum - Positions 13%
2011 National Journal - Conservative Composite Score 59%
2011 National Journal - Conservative on Foreign Policy Score 65%
2011 National Journal - Liberal on Foreign Policy Score 34%
2011 The John Birch Society - Positions (Spring-Summer) 70%
2011 The John Birch Society - Positions (Summer-Fall) 55%
2011 The New American - Positions on Conservative Issues 55%
2010 American Conservative Union - Lifetime Score 71%
2010 American Conservative Union - Positions 73%
2010 Eagle Forum - Positions 85%
2010 National Journal - Conservative Composite Score 64%
2010 National Journal - Conservative on Foreign Policy Score 64%
2010 The John Birch Society - Positions (May 2010 - September 2010) 86%
2009-2010 Americans for Prosperity - Positions 83%
2009-2010 Campaign for Working Families - Positions 58%
2009-2010 Concerned Women for America - Positions 64%
2009-2010 The John Birch Society - Positions (Full Session) 62%
2009-2010 The John Birch Society - Positions (January 2009 - June 2010 57%
2009-2010 The John Birch Society - Positions (November 2009 - June 2010) 80%
2009 American Conservative Union - Lifetime Score 70%
2009 American Conservative Union - Positions 68%
2009 Campaign for Working Families - Positions 64%
2009 ConservAmerica - Positions 70
2009 Eagle Forum - Positions 63%
2009 National Journal - Composite Conservative Score 65%
2009 National Journal - Conservative on Foreign Policy Score 66%
2009 The John Birch Society - Positions (June 2009 - November 2009) 40%
2009 The John Birch Society - Positions (Full Year) 45%
2009 The John Birch Society - Positions (January 2009 - June 2009) 50%
2008 American Conservative Union - Positions 58%
2008 Eagle Forum - Positions 57%
2008 National Journal - Composite Conservative Score 57.8%
2008 National Journal - Conservative on Foreign Policy Score 56%
2007-2009 The New American - Positions on Conservative Issues 38%
2007-2008 Americans for Prosperity - Positions 63%
2007-2008 Campaign for Working Families - Positions on Conservative Issues 81
2007-2008 Concerned Women for America - Positions 48%
2007-2008 ConservAmerica - Positions 31
2007-2008 The John Birch Society - Positions 38%
2007 American Conservative Union - Positions 67%
2007 Americans for Prosperity - Positions 75%
2007 ConservAmerica - Positions 29
2007 Eagle Forum - Positions 47%
2007 GOPUSA - Positions 23%
2007 National Journal - Composite Conservative Score 64.7%
2007 National Journal - Conservative on Foreign Policy Score 73%
2007 The John Birch Society - Conservative Index Score 50%
2006 American Conservative Union - Positions 71%
2006 Americans for Prosperity - Positions 14%
2006 ConservAmerica - Positions 7
2006 Eagle Forum - Positions 44%
2006 National Journal - Composite Conservative Score 61.2%
2006 National Journal - Conservative on Foreign Policy Score 67%
2006 The John Birch Society - Positions 27%
2005-2006 Campaign for Working Families - Positions 88%
2005-2006 Concerned Women for America - Positions 100%
2005 American Conservative Union - Positions 83%
2005 ConservAmerica - Positions 0
2005 Eagle Forum - Positions 50%
2005 National Journal - Composite Conservative Score 70%
2005 National Journal - Conservative on Economic Policy Score 72%
2005 National Journal - Conservative on Foreign Policy Score 74%
2004 American Conservative Union - Positions 74%
2004 Christian Action Network - Lifetime Score 78%
2004 Eagle Forum - Positions 100%
2004 National Journal - Conservative on Foreign Policy Score 67%
2004 The John Birch Society - Positions (Fall) 70%
2003-2004 Campaign for Working Families - Positions 92%
2003-2004 Concerned Women for America - Positions 85%
2003 American Conservative Union - Positions 70%
2003 Campaign for Working Families - Positions 94%
2003 Concerned Women for America - Positions 89%
2003 Eagle Forum - Positions 87%
2003 National Journal - Conservative on Foreign Policy Score 54%
2003 National Journal - Composite Conservative Score 56%
2001-2010 Keep America Safe - Positions 90%
2000 Concerned Women for America - Positions 86%

Employment and Affirmative Action

2013-2014 National Active and Retired Federal Employees Association - Positions 67%
2013-2014 National Active and Retired Federal Employees Association - Positions (97th-113th Congresses) 24%
2013 Competitive Enterprise Institute - Workplace Choice (August, 2013) 0%
2013 Federally Employed Women - Positions 70%
2012 Federally Employed Women - Positions 30%
2011 Federally Employed Women - Positions 0%
2010 Federally Employed Women - Positions 30%
2009-2013 NumbersUSA [Americans for Better Immigration] - Positions - Reduce Illegal Jobs and Presence (Feb 11, 2013) 92%
2009 Federally Employed Women - Positions 60%
2009 Women Employed - Positions 100%
2008 Center for Worker Freedom - Positions 50%
2008 Latin America Working Group - Positions 0%
2007-2008 Federally Employed Women - Equality in Government Score 50
2007 Center for Worker Freedom - Positions 60%
2007 Federally Employed Women - Positions 70%
2007 National Employment Lawyers Association - Positions 0%
2005-2006 Business and Professional Women USA - Positions 33%
2005-2006 Federally Employed Women - Positions 40%
2005-2006 National Active and Retired Federal Employees Association - Positions 0%
2004 Workplace Fairness - Positions 0%
2003-2004 Business and Professional Women USA - Positions 54%
2003-2004 Federally Employed Women - Positions 60%
2003-2004 National Active and Retired Federal Employees Association - Positions 33%
2003-2004 National Association for the Self-Employed - Positions 100%
2003 Business and Professional Women USA - Positions 40%
2003 United Auto Workers - Positions on Workplace Rights 25%
2003 Workplace Fairness - Positions 0%

Entitlements and the Safety Net

2013 Alliance for Retired Americans - Positions 30%
2013 Alliance for Retired Americans - Lifetime Score 16%
2013 Sargent Shriver National Center on Poverty Law - Positions 59%
2012 Alliance for Retired Americans - Lifetime Score 15%
2012 Alliance for Retired Americans - Positions 20%
2012 Sargent Shriver National Center on Poverty Law - Positions 45%
2012 Service Employees International Union (SEIU) - Positions 28%
2011 Alliance for Retired Americans - Positions 20%
2011 Sargent Shriver National Center on Poverty Law - Positions 45%
2010 Sargent Shriver National Center on Poverty Law - Positions 33%
2009-2010 Service Employees International Union (SEIU) - Positions 17%
2009 Alliance for Retired Americans - Lifetime Score 15%
2009 Alliance for Retired Americans - Positions 11%
2009 Sargent Shriver National Center on Poverty Law - Positions 50
2009 Service Employees International Union (SEIU) - Positions 37%
2008 Alliance for Retired Americans - Positions 50%
2008 Alliance for Retired Americans - Lifetime Score 16%
2008 Sargent Shriver National Center on Poverty Law - Positions 44%
2008 Service Employees International Union (SEIU) - Positions 50%
2007 Alliance for Retired Americans - Positions 10%
2007 Sargent Shriver National Center on Poverty Law - Positions on Poverty Action D
2007 Service Employees International Union (SEIU) - Positions 25%
2006 Alliance for Retired Americans - Positions 20%
2006 Service Employees International Union (SEIU) - Positions 31%
2006 The Retired Enlisted Association - Retired Military Benefits Issues Score 29%
2005 Alliance for Retired Americans - Positions 0%
2005 Service Employees International Union (SEIU) - Positions 0%
2004 Alliance for Retired Americans - Positions 13%
2004 Service Employees International Union (SEIU) - Positions 33%
2003 Alliance for Retired Americans - Positions 0%
2003 Service Employees International Union (SEIU) - Positions 25%

Environment

2013 Defenders of Wildlife Action Fund - Positions 67%
2013 Environment America - Positions 0%
2013 Food Policy Action - Positions 100%
2013 League of Conservation Voters - Positions 38%
2013 League of Conservation Voters - Lifetime Score 21%
2012 League of Conservation Voters - Positions 36%
2012 League of Conservation Voters - Lifetime Score 19%
2011-2012 Defenders of Wildlife Action Fund - Positions 29%
2011-2012 Environment America - Positions 50%
2011-2012 Food Policy Action - Positions 56%
2011-2012 League of Conservation Voters - Session Score 28%
2011 Environment America - Positions 45%
2011 League of Conservation Voters - Lifetime Score 17%
2011 League of Conservation Voters - Positions 18%
2010-2011 Defenders of Wildlife Action Fund - Positions 0%
2010 League of Conservation Voters - Lifetime Score 17%
2010 League of Conservation Voters - Positions 0%
2009-2010 Defenders of Wildlife Action Fund - Positions 17%
2009-2010 League of Conservation Voters - Positions 22%
2009-2010 National Parks Conservation Association - Positions 67%
2009 ConservAmerica - Positions 70
2009 Defenders of Wildlife Action Fund - Positions 25%
2009 Environment America - Positions 14%
2009 League of Conservation Voters - Positions 36%
2008 Environment America - Positions 30%
2007-2008 ConservAmerica - Positions 31
2007-2008 Defenders of Wildlife Action Fund - Positions 20%
2007-2008 League of Conservation Voters - Positions 27%
2007 ConservAmerica - Positions 29
2007 Defenders of Wildlife Action Fund - Positions 20%
2007 League of Conservation Voters - First Session Score 40%
2006-2012 Global Exchange - Percent Loyalty to Finance, Insurance, Real Estate Lobby 100%
2006 ConservAmerica - Positions 7
2006 League of Conservation Voters - Positions 14%
2005-2006 American Forest and Paper Association - Positions 100%
2005-2006 American Lands Alliance - Positions 0%
2005-2006 American Wilderness Coalition - Positions 0%
2005-2006 Defenders of Wildlife Action Fund - Positions 0%
2005-2006 Partnership for America - Positions 100%
2005 American Wilderness Coalition - Positions 0%
2005 ConservAmerica - Positions 0
2005 League of Conservation Voters - Positions 10%
2005 Women's Action for New Directions (WAND) and-WILL - Positions 0%
2004 Citizens for Health - Food, Water & Ecological Health Score 50%
2004 Defenders of Wildlife Action Fund - Positions 0%
2003-2004 American Lands Alliance - Positions 0%
2003-2004 American Wilderness Coalition - Positions 0%
2003-2004 League of Conservation Voters - Positions 8%
2003-2004 National Parks Conservation Association - Positions 40%
2003-2004 Women's Action for New Directions (WAND) and-WILL - Positions 16%
2003 American Lands Alliance - Positions 0%
2003 Defenders of Wildlife Action Fund - Positions 0%
2003 League of Conservation Voters - Positions 11%
2003 Sierra Club - Positions 10%
2001-2002 Alaska Conservation Voters - Positions 29%
2001-2002 American Wilderness Coalition - Positions 80%
2001-2002 Women's Action for New Directions (WAND) and-WILL - Positions 7%
1999-2000 Alaska Conservation Voters - Positions 23%

Fiscally Conservative

2014 Americans for Prosperity - Lifetime Score (June 23, 2014) 72%
2014 Americans for Prosperity - Positions (June 23, 2014) 69%
2014 Americans for Prosperity - Lifetime Score 72%
2014 Americans for Prosperity - Positions (Jan. 7, 2014) 71%
2014 Competitive Enterprise Institute - Positions 40
2014 Heritage Action for America - Positions (Jan. 9, 2014) 36%
2013 Competitive Enterprise Institute - Workplace Choice (August, 2013) 0%
2013 FreedomWorks - Positions 36%
2013 The Club for Growth - Positions 52%
2013 The Club for Growth - Positions (lifetime) 60%
2012 FreedomWorks - Positions 38%
2012 National Journal - Senate Conservative (Economic) 57%
2012 National Taxpayers Union - Positions on Tax and Spending 52%
2011-2012 Heritage Action for America - Positions 43%
2011-2012 Irregular Times/Progressive Patriots/That's My Congress - Net Congressional Score 35%
2011 FreedomWorks - Positions 50%
2011 National Journal - Conservative on Economic Policy Score 58%
2011 National Taxpayers Union - Positions on Tax and Spending 73%
2011 The Club for Growth - Positions 64%
2010 FreedomWorks - Positions 73%
2010 National Journal - Liberal on Economic Policy Score 35%
2010 National Journal - Conservative on Economic Policy Score 64%
2010 The Club for Growth - Positions 72%
2009-2010 Americans for Prosperity - Positions 83%
2009-2010 National Tax Limitation Committee - Positions 72%
2009 FreedomWorks - Positions 62%
2009 Heritage Alliance - Positions 68%
2009 National Journal - Conservative on Economic Policy Score 64%
2009 National Taxpayers Union - Positions 71%
2009 Republican Liberty Caucus - Positions on Personal Liberties 60%
2009 Republican Liberty Caucus - Economic Liberties Score 77%
2009 The Club for Growth - Positions 82%
2008 FreedomWorks - Positions 38%
2008 National Journal - Conservative on Economic Policy Score 60%
2008 National Taxpayers Union - Fiscally Conservative Score C
2008 The Club for Growth - Positions 57%
2007-2008 Americans for Prosperity - Positions 63%
2007-2008 National Tax Limitation Committee - Positions 70%
2007 Americans for Prosperity - Positions 75%
2007 Americans for Tax Reform - Positions 80%
2007 FreedomWorks - Positions 33%
2007 GOPUSA - Positions 23%
2007 National Journal - Conservative on Economic Policy Score 59%
2007 National Taxpayers Union - Fiscally Conservative Score C
2007 Republican Liberty Caucus - Positions on Personal Liberties 54%
2007 Republican Liberty Caucus - Economic Liberties Score 72%
2007 The Club for Growth - Positions 20%
2006 Americans for Prosperity - Positions 14%
2006 Americans for Tax Reform - Positions 95%
2006 FreedomWorks - Positions 50%
2006 National Journal - Conservative on Economic Policy Score 56%
2006 National Taxpayers Union - Positions 68%
2006 The Club for Growth - Positions 43%
2005-2006 National Tax Limitation Committee - Positions 85%
2005-2006 Partnership for America - Positions 100%
2005 Americans for Tax Reform - Positions 95%
2005 FreedomWorks - Positions 69%
2005 National Taxpayers Union - Positions 70%
2005 Republican Liberty Caucus - Economic Liberties Score 95%
2005 Republican Liberty Caucus - Positions on Personal Liberties 75%
2005 Republican Liberty Caucus - Positions 85%
2004 Americans for Tax Reform - Positions 95%
2004 National Journal - Conservative on Economic Policy Score 55%
2004 National Taxpayers Union - Positions 59%
2004 Republican Liberty Caucus - Positions 72%
2003-2004 FreedomWorks - Positions 79%
2003-2004 National Tax Limitation Committee - Positions 88%
2003-2004 The Cato Institute - Trade Barrier Votes Score 50%
2003-2004 The Cato Institute - Trade Subsidy Votes Score 100%
2003 Americans for Tax Reform - Positions 85%
2003 National Journal - Conservative on Economic Policy Score 56%
2003 National Taxpayers Union - Positions 71%
2003 Republican Liberty Caucus - Positions on Conservative Issues 84
2003 Republican Liberty Caucus - Positions on Conservative Issues 84
2003 Republican Liberty Caucus - Positions on Conservative Issues 84

Fiscally Liberal

2013-2014 Irregular Times/Progressive Patriots/That's My Congress - Net Congressional Score (Jan. 13, 2014) 43%
2013-2014 Progressive Punch - Crucial Votes 28%
2013-2014 Progressive Punch - Overall Positions 50%
2013-2014 Progressive Punch - Crucial Votes Lifetime Score 8%
2013-2014 Progressive Punch - Lifetime Score 23%
2012 National Journal - Senate Liberal (Economic) 42%
2012 NETWORK, A National Catholic Social Justice Lobby - Positions 25%
2011-2012 Irregular Times/Progressive Patriots/That's My Congress - Liberal Action Score 19%
2011-2012 Irregular Times/Progressive Patriots/That's My Congress - Conservative Action Score 50%
2011 National Journal - Liberal on Economic Policy Score 42%
2009-2010 Irregular Times/Progressive Patriots/That's My Congress - Regressive Action Score 50
2009-2010 NETWORK, A National Catholic Social Justice Lobby - Positions 42%
2009 Irregular Times/Progressive Patriots/That's My Congress - Progressive Action Score 24%
2009 National Journal - Liberal on Economic Policy Score 35%
2009 NETWORK, A National Catholic Social Justice Lobby - Positions 50%
2008 National Journal - Liberal on Economic Policy Score 39%
2008 NETWORK, A National Catholic Social Justice Lobby - Positions 80%
2007-2008 Irregular Times/Progressive Patriots/That's My Congress - Right Wing Index Score 50%
2007-2008 Irregular Times/Progressive Patriots/That's My Congress - Progressive Action Score 0%
2007-2008 Irregular Times/Progressive Patriots/That's My Congress - Oath of Office Score 0%
2007 National Journal - Liberal on Economic Policy Score 40%
2007 NETWORK, A National Catholic Social Justice Lobby - Positions on Social Justice and Peace 31
2006 National Journal - Liberal on Economic Policy Score 42%
2006 NETWORK, A National Catholic Social Justice Lobby - Positions 33%
2005 National Journal - Liberal on Economic Policy Score 25%
2005 NETWORK, A National Catholic Social Justice Lobby - Positions 0%
2004 National Journal - Liberal on Economic Policy Score 43%
2004 NETWORK, A National Catholic Social Justice Lobby - Positions 0%
2003 NETWORK, A National Catholic Social Justice Lobby - Positions 20%
2001-2002 People for the American Way - Positions 0%

Foreign Affairs

2014 Friends Committee on National Legislation - Positions 50%
2014 Peace Action West - Positions (June 3, 2014) 0%
2013 Friends Committee on National Legislation - Positions 0%
2013 National Journal - Conservative on Foreign Policy 56%
2013 Peace Action West - Positions (Nov. 20, 2013) 0%
2012 Arab American Institute - Positions on Arab-American Issues 6%
2012 Armenian National Committee of America - Positions 46%
2012 Citizens for Global Solutions - Global Issues Score 17%
2012 Friends Committee on National Legislation - Positions 0%
2012 National Journal - Senate Conservative (Foreign) 58%
2012 Peace Action - Positions 38%
2011-2012 ACT! for America - Positions 67%
2011-2012 American Security Council Foundation - Positions 89%
2011-2012 USA Engage - Positions 88%
2011 American Security Council Foundation - Positions 100%
2011 Arab American Institute - Positions on Arab-American Issues 14%
2011 Citizens for Global Solutions - Global Issues Score 18%
2011 Friends Committee on National Legislation - Positions 60%
2011 National Journal - Conservative on Foreign Policy Score 65%
2011 National Journal - Liberal on Foreign Policy Score 34%
2011 Peace Action West - Positions 14%
2010 American Security Council Foundation - Positions 50%
2010 Citizens for Global Solutions - Global Issues Score D
2010 National Journal - Liberal on Foreign Policy Score 35%
2010 National Journal - Conservative on Foreign Policy Score 64%
2010 Peace Action - Positions 50%
2010 Peace Action West - Positions 50%
2009-2012 Council for a Livable World - Positions (Senate) 58%
2009-2010 ACT! for America - Positions 83%
2009-2010 Council for a Livable World - Positions 55%
2009-2010 United States Campaign to End the Israeli Occupation - Positions on International Middle East Human Rights -5%
2009-2010 USA Engage - Positions 100%
2009-2010 Washington Report on Middle East Affairs (WRMEA) - Positions 25%
2009 American Security Council Foundation - Positions 80%
2009 Friends Committee on National Legislation - Positions 40%
2009 Latin America Working Group - Positions 50%
2009 National Journal - Conservative on Foreign Policy Score 66%
2009 National Journal - Liberal on Foreign Policy Score 32%
2009 Peace Action West - Positions 20%
2009 Resolve Uganda - Lifetime Score 25%
2008 Armenian National Committee of America - Positions on Armenian American Issues C
2008 Citizens for Global Solutions - Global Issues Score D+
2008 Friends Committee on National Legislation - Positions 33%
2008 National Journal - Liberal on Foreign Policy Score 42%
2008 National Journal - Conservative on Foreign Policy Score 56%
2008 Peace Action West - Positions 40%
2008 Voices for Creative Nonviolence - Iraq-Afghanistan Supplemental Spending Score 33%
2007-2009 Citizens for Global Solutions - Global Issues Score D
2007-2008 ACT! for America - Positions 100%
2007-2008 American Security Council Foundation - Positions 90%
2007-2008 Council for a Livable World - Positions 10%
2007-2008 National Foreign Trade Council - Positions 50%
2007-2008 Nuclear Age Peace Foundation - Positions 0%
2007-2008 United States Campaign to End the Israeli Occupation - Positions on International Middle East Human Rights -2
2007-2008 USA Engage - Positions on Trade and Engagement B
2007-2008 Washington Report on Middle East Affairs (WRMEA) - Positions -2
2007 Citizens for Global Solutions - Global Issues Score D-
2007 Council for a Livable World - Positions 0%
2007 Friends Committee on National Legislation - Positions 13%
2007 Latin America Working Group - Positions 0%
2007 National Journal - Liberal on Foreign Policy Score 21%
2007 Peace Action West - Positions 0%
2007 United States Campaign to End the Israeli Occupation - Positions on International Middle East Human Rights -1
2007 United To End Genocide - Positions on Darfur D
2007 Voices for Creative Nonviolence - Positions on Iraq War Amendments 50%
2006-2012 Global Exchange - Percent Loyalty to Finance, Insurance, Real Estate Lobby 100%
2006 Citizens for Global Solutions - Global Issues Score D
2006 Latin America Working Group - Positions 33%
2006 National Journal - Conservative on Foreign Policy Score 67%
2006 National Journal - Liberal on Foreign Policy Score 26%
2006 Peace Action - Positions 22%
2006 Peace Action West - Positions 22%
2006 United To End Genocide - Positions on Darfur F
2006 Washington Report on Middle East Affairs (WRMEA) - Positions 67%
2005-2006 ACT! for America - Positions 83%
2005-2006 Council for a Livable World - Positions 16%
2005-2006 Friends Committee on National Legislation - Positions 33%
2005-2006 National Foreign Trade Council - Positions 67%
2005-2006 Nuclear Age Peace Foundation - Positions 16%
2005-2006 United States Campaign to End the Israeli Occupation - Positions on International Middle East Human Rights -2
2005 Citizens for Global Solutions - Global Issues Score F
2005 Latin America Working Group - Positions 50%
2005 National Journal - Conservative on Foreign Policy Score 74%
2005 National Journal - Liberal on Foreign Policy Score 0%
2005 Peace Action - Positions 33%
2005 PeacePAC - Positions 25%
2004 Friends Committee on National Legislation - Positions 0%
2004 Latin America Working Group - Positions 0%
2004 National Journal - Conservative on Foreign Policy Score 67%
2004 National Journal - Liberal on Foreign Policy Score 0%
2004 Nuclear Age Peace Foundation - Positions 0%
2004 Peace Action - Positions 0%
2003-2004 ACT! for America - Positions 100%
2003-2004 American Security Council Foundation - Positions 100%
2003-2004 Friends Committee on National Legislation - Positions 6%
2003-2004 National Foreign Trade Council - Positions 33%
2003-2004 United States Campaign to End the Israeli Occupation - Positions on International Middle East Human Rights -3
2003-2004 USA Engage - Positions 40%
2003-2004 Washington Report on Middle East Affairs (WRMEA) - Positions 57%
2003 Friends Committee on National Legislation - Positions 0%
2003 Latin America Working Group - Positions 0%
2003 National Journal - Conservative on Foreign Policy Score 54%
2003 National Journal - Liberal on Foreign Policy Score 39%
2003 Peace Action - Positions 0%
2003 United States Campaign to End the Israeli Occupation - Positions on International Middle East Human Rights -1
2002-2003 Citizens for Global Solutions - Positions 5%
2001-2004 Council for a Livable World - Positions 0%

Health and Health Care

2014 Alzheimer's Impact Movement - Positions 0%
2014 American Veterinary Medical Assoctiation - Positions on Professional Advocacy 100%
2014 National Right to Life Committee - Positions (June 4, 2014) 66%
2014 Planned Parenthood Action Fund - Positions (June 27, 2014) 46%
2014 Planned Parenthood Action Fund - Positions captured January 9, 2014 (reflect past 6 years' voting record) 33%
2013-2014 National Breast Cancer Coalition - Positions 33%
2013 American Public Health Association - Positions 50%
2013 American Veterinary Medical Assoctiation - Positions on Professional Advocacy 0%
2013 Food Policy Action - Positions 100%
2013 National Right to Life Committee - Positions (Jan. 14, 2014) 66%
2013 Planned Parenthood Action Fund - Positions captured February, 2013 (reflect voting records of past 6 years) 33%
2012 AIDS Drug Assistance Program (ADAP) Advocacy Association - Positions 25%
2012 Planned Parenthood Action Fund - Positions captured June, 2012 (reflect voting records of past 6 years) 25%
2011-2012 Food Policy Action - Positions 56%
2011-2012 National Right to Life Committee - Positions 80%
2011 AIDS Drug Assistance Program (ADAP) Advocacy Association - Positions 33%
2011 American Nurses Association - Positions 0%
2011 American Veterinary Medical Assoctiation - Positions on Professional Advocacy 100%
2011 Association of University Centers on Disabilities - Positions 33%
2011 National Right to Life Committee - Positions 75%
2010 American Public Health Association - Positions 25%
2010 Planned Parenthood Action Fund - Positions 25%
2009-2010 Alzheimer's Impact Movement - Positions 33%
2009-2010 American Hospital Association - Positions 33%
2009-2010 National Breast Cancer Coalition - Positions 0%
2009-2010 National Right to Life Committee - Positions 66%
2009-2010 St. Joseph Health System - Positions 50%
2009 AIDS Drug Assistance Program (ADAP) Advocacy Association - Positions on AIDS Drug Assistance 20%
2009 American Nurses Association - Positions 100%
2009 American Public Health Association - Positions 29%
2009 American Society for Radiation Oncology - Positions 0%
2009 Association of University Centers on Disabilities - Positions 0%
2009 National Association of Social Workers - Positions 33%
2009 National Right to Life Committee - Positions 66%
2009 The Children's Health Fund - Positions 28%
2008 Academy of General Dentistry - Positions 100%
2008 American Public Health Association - Positions 60%
2008 National Association of Social Workers - Positions 100%
2008 Planned Parenthood Action Fund - Positions 31%
2007-2008 AIDS United - Positions 100%
2007-2008 American Hospital Association - Positions 0%
2007-2008 National Association for Addiction Professionals (formerly National Association of Alcohol and Drug Abuse Counselors) - Positions 0%
2007-2008 National Breast Cancer Coalition - Positions 100%
2007-2008 National Family Planning & Reproductive Health Association - Positions 100%
2007-2008 National Right to Life Committee - Positions 57%
2007-2008 St. Joseph Health System - Positions 80
2007-2008 The American Geriatrics Society - Elderly Health Advocacy Score B-
2007 Alliance For Headache Disorders Advocacy - Positions 100%
2007 American Academy of Family Physicians - Positions 100%
2007 American Public Health Association - Positions 75%
2007 Association of University Centers on Disabilities - Positions 100%
2007 Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance - Positions 100
2007 League of Women Voters - Children's Health Issues Score 100%
2007 National Association of Social Workers - Positions 100%
2006 American Public Health Association - Positions 60%
2006 National Association of Social Workers - Positions on Professional Advocacy 40
2006 Parkinsons Action Network - Positions 100%
2006 Planned Parenthood Action Fund - Positions 18%
2006 Protect Patients Now! - Positions 100%
2005-2006 American Academy of Emergency Medicine - Positions 50%
2005-2006 American Hospital Association - Positions 17%
2005-2006 American Nurses Association - Positions 40%
2005-2006 National Association for Addiction Professionals (formerly National Association of Alcohol and Drug Abuse Counselors) - Positions 50%
2005-2006 National Breast Cancer Coalition - Positions 80%
2005-2006 National Family Planning & Reproductive Health Association - Positions 13%
2005-2006 National Right to Life Committee - Positions 50%
2005-2006 St. Joseph Health System - Positions 20%
2005 American Public Health Association - Positions 20%
2004 American College of Emergency Physicians - Positions 100%
2004 American Public Health Association - Positions 43%
2004 Citizens for Health - Food, Water & Ecological Health Score 50%
2004 Citizens for Health - Whole Person Health Rating - Whole Person Health Score 0%
2004 Parkinsons Action Network - Positions 100%
2003-2004 American Academy of Emergency Medicine - Positions 100%
2003-2004 National Breast Cancer Coalition - Positions 80%
2003-2004 National Right to Life Committee - Positions 82%
2003 American College of Emergency Physicians - Positions 100%
2003 American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists - Positions 0%
2003 American Public Health Association - Positions 12%
2003 American Society of Anesthesiologists - Positions 100%
2003 Global AIDS Alliance - Positions 20%
1996-2003 Planned Parenthood Action Fund - Positions 40%
1995-2004 National Family Planning & Reproductive Health Association - Positions 20%
1995-2004 Protect Patients Now! - Positions 100%

Higher Education

2013-2014 National Association for College Admission Counseling - Positions 0%
2013 National Education Association - Positions 100%
2012 National Education Association - Positions 100%
2011-2012 American Association of University Women - Positions 20
2011 National Association for College Admission Counseling - Positions 25%
2011 National Education Association - Positions 100%
2009-2010 American Association of University Women - Positions 20%
2009-2010 National Association for College Admission Counseling - Positions 40%
2009 American Association of University Women - Positions 38%
2009 National Education Association - Positions on Public Education Teaching Profession Issues A
2007-2008 American Association of University Women - Positions 50%
2007-2008 National Association for College Admission Counseling - Positions 50%
2007-2008 National Education Association - Positions on Public Education Teaching Profession Issues B
2007 American Association of University Women - Positions 50
2007 National Association for College Admission Counseling - Positions 100%
2007 National Education Association - Positions on Public Education Teaching Profession Issues B
2006 National Association for College Admission Counseling - Positions 66%
2005-2006 American Association of University Women - Positions 10%
2005-2006 National Education Association - Positions 50%
2005 American Association of University Women - Positions 17%
2005 National Association for College Admission Counseling - Positions 17%
2003-2004 American Association of University Women - Positions 50%
2003-2004 National Education Association - Positions 55%
2003 American Association of University Women - Positions 50%
2003 National Education Association - Positions 55%

Immigration

2014 Federation for American Immigration Reform - Positions 22%
2014 NumbersUSA [Americans for Better Immigration] - Overall Score (Jan. 7, 2014) 7%
2013-2014 National Hispanic Leadership Agenda - Positions on Political Appointments 40%
2013-2014 National Hispanic Leadership Agenda - Positions on Immigration Reform 100%
2013-2014 National Hispanic Leadership Agenda - Positions on Economic Empowerment 33%
2013-2014 National Hispanic Leadership Agenda - Positions 62%
2013-2014 National Iranian American Council - Positions 0%
2012 Arab American Institute - Positions on Arab-American Issues 6%
2011-2012 The American Hellenic Educational Progressive Association - Positions 20%
2011-2012 The Public Affairs Alliance of Iranian Americans - Positions 40%
2011 Arab American Institute - Positions on Arab-American Issues 14%
2009-2013 NumbersUSA [Americans for Better Immigration] - Positions - Reduce Amnesty Enticements (Feb 11, 2013) 0%
2009-2013 NumbersUSA [Americans for Better Immigration] - Positions - Reduce Illegal Jobs and Presence (Feb 11, 2013) 92%
2009-2013 NumbersUSA [Americans for Better Immigration] - Positions - Reduce Illegal Immigration at the Border (Feb 11, 2013) 26%
2009-2013 NumbersUSA [Americans for Better Immigration] - Positions - Overall (Feb 11, 2013) 33%
2009-2010 American Immigration Lawyers Association - U.S. Senate Score 20%
2009-2010 Federation for American Immigration Reform - Positions 64%
2009-2010 The American Hellenic Educational Progressive Association - Positions 38%
2007-2010 National Latino Congreso/William C. Velásquez Institute - Positions 40%
2007-2008 American Immigration Lawyers Association - Positions 60%
2007-2008 English First - Positions on English as the Official Language C
2007-2008 Federation for American Immigration Reform - Positions 69%
2007-2008 The American Hellenic Educational Progressive Association - Greek American Issues Score 76%
2007-2008 United States English - Positions on English as the Official Language A
2007 English First - Positions 33%
2007 National Council of Agricultural Employers - Positions 35%
2006 American Immigration Lawyers Association - Positions 66%
2006 English First - Positions 25%
2005-2006 Americans for Better Immigration - Positions 20%
2005-2006 Federation for American Immigration Reform - Positions 28%
2005-2006 Iranian American Political Action Committee - Positions 100%
2005-2006 United States Border Control - Positions 33%
2005 Federation for American Immigration Reform - Positions 75%
2005 National Council of Agricultural Employers - Positions 60%
2005 National Council of La Raza - Positions 50%
2003-2006 Americans for Better Immigration - Positions 50%
2003-2005 Americans for Better Immigration - Positions 8%
2003-2004 National Hispanic Leadership Agenda - Positions 33%
1989-2013 NumbersUSA [Americans for Better Immigration] - Reduce Illegal Immigration Rewards - Career (Feb 11, 2013) %
1989-2013 NumbersUSA [Americans for Better Immigration] - Overall - Career (Feb 11, 2013) 37%
1989-2013 NumbersUSA [Americans for Better Immigration] - Reduce Visa Lottery - Career (Feb 11, 2013) %
1989-2013 NumbersUSA [Americans for Better Immigration] - Reduce Illegal Jobs and Presence - Career (Feb 11, 2013) %
1989-2013 NumbersUSA [Americans for Better Immigration] - Reduce Illegal Immigration at the Border - Career (Feb 11, 2013) %
1989-2013 NumbersUSA [Americans for Better Immigration] - Reduce Chain Migration - Career (Feb 11, 2013) %
1989-2013 NumbersUSA [Americans for Better Immigration] - Reduce Anchor Baby Citizenship - Career (Feb 11, 2013) %

Labor Unions

2014 United Food & Commercial Workers - Positions 91%
2013-2014 Workplace Choice - Positions 40
2013 American Federation of Government Employees - Positions 60%
2013 American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO) - Lifetime Score 33%
2013 American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO) - Positions 69%
2013 International Brotherhood of Boilermakers - Positions 72%
2013 International Foodservice Distributors Association - Positions 75%
2012 American Federation of Government Employees - Positions 42
2012 International Brotherhood of Boilermakers - Positions 33%
2012 Service Employees International Union (SEIU) - Positions 28%
2011-2012 American Federation of Teachers - Positions 43%
2011-2012 International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers - Lifetime Scores (Senate Only) 34%
2011-2012 United Food & Commercial Workers - Positions 0%
2011 American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO) - Positions 21%
2011 American Federation of State, County & Municipal Employees (AFSCME) - Positions 14%
2011 International Brotherhood of Boilermakers - Positions 50%
2010 American Federation of Government Employees - Positions 7%
2010 American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO) - Positions 19%
2010 American Federation of State, County & Municipal Employees (AFSCME) - Positions 0%
2010 International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers - Positions 0%
2009-2010 Communications Workers of America - Positions 20%
2009-2010 International Brotherhood of Teamsters - Positions 54%
2009-2010 International Foodservice Distributors Association - Positions 90%
2009-2010 National Farmers Union - Positions 0%
2009-2010 Service Employees International Union (SEIU) - Positions 17%
2009 American Federation of Government Employees - Positions 54%
2009 American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO) - Lifetime Score 32%
2009 American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO) - Positions 56%
2009 American Federation of State, County & Municipal Employees (AFSCME) - Positions 36%
2009 International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers - Positions 60%
2009 International Brotherhood of Boilermakers - Positions 66%
2009 Service Employees International Union (SEIU) - Positions 37%
2009 United Auto Workers - Positions 0%
2009 Women Employed - Positions 100%
2008 American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO) - Lifetime Score 25%
2008 American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO) - Positions 40%
2008 American Federation of State, County & Municipal Employees (AFSCME) - Lifetime Score 19%
2008 American Federation of State, County & Municipal Employees (AFSCME) - Positions 22%
2008 Center for Worker Freedom - Positions 50%
2008 International Brotherhood of Boilermakers - Positions 25%
2008 Latin America Working Group - Positions 0%
2008 Service Employees International Union (SEIU) - Positions 50%
2008 Utility Workers Union of America - Positions 33%
2007-2008 International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers - Positions 25%
2007-2008 International Foodservice Distributors Association - Positions 85%
2007-2008 National Farmers Union - Family Farm Advocacy Score 33
2007-2008 United Food & Commercial Workers - Positions 20%
2007 American Federation of Government Employees - Positions 23%
2007 American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO) - Positions 32%
2007 American Federation of State, County & Municipal Employees (AFSCME) - Positions 14%
2007 Bakery, Confectionery, Tobacco Workers and Grain Millers - Positions 100%
2007 Center for Worker Freedom - Positions 60%
2007 International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers - Positions 40%
2007 International Brotherhood of Boilermakers - Positions 25
2007 Service Employees International Union (SEIU) - Positions 25%
2007 United Auto Workers - Positions 15%
2007 Utility Workers Union of America - Positions 50
2006 American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO) - Positions 13%
2006 American Federation of State, County & Municipal Employees (AFSCME) - Positions 13%
2006 International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers - Positions 12%
2006 International Brotherhood of Boilermakers - Positions 20%
2006 Service Employees International Union (SEIU) - Positions 31%
2006 Transportation Communications Union - Positions 12%
2006 United Auto Workers - Positions 15%
2005-2006 American Road and Transportation Builders Association - Positions 80%
2005-2006 International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers - Positions 25%
2005-2006 National Farmers Union - Positions 0%
2005 American Federation of Government Employees - Positions 0%
2005 American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO) - Positions 7%
2005 American Federation of State, County & Municipal Employees (AFSCME) - Positions 0%
2005 International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers - Positions 0%
2005 International Brotherhood of Boilermakers - Positions 0%
2005 International Sleep Products Association - Positions 100%
2005 Service Employees International Union (SEIU) - Positions 0%
2005 Transportation Communications Union - Positions 0%
2005 United Auto Workers - Positions 7%
2004 American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO) - Positions 50%
2004 American Postal Workers Union - Positions 50%
2004 Communications Workers of America - Positions 60%
2004 International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers - Positions 67%
2004 International Brotherhood of Boilermakers - Positions 50%
2004 Service Employees International Union (SEIU) - Positions 33%
2004 Transportation Communications Union - Positions 33%
2004 United Auto Workers - Positions 36%
2003-2004 American Federation of Government Employees - Positions 22%
2003-2004 American Federation of State, County & Municipal Employees (AFSCME) - Positions 36%
2003-2004 American Road and Transportation Builders Association - Positions 100%
2003-2004 Bakery, Confectionery, Tobacco Workers and Grain Millers - Positions 23%
2003-2004 International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers - Positions 36%
2003-2004 National Farmers Union - Positions 38%
2003 American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO) - Positions 15%
2003 American Federation of State, County & Municipal Employees (AFSCME) - Positions 36%
2003 Communications Workers of America - Positions 14%
2003 International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers - Positions 17%
2003 International Brotherhood of Boilermakers - Positions 29%
2003 International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers - Positions 27%
2003 Service Employees International Union (SEIU) - Positions 25%
2003 Transportation Communications Union - Positions 29%
2003 United Auto Workers - Positions on Workplace Rights 25%
1999 American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO) - Positions 15%

Liberal

2013 National Journal - Liberal (Composite) 45%
2013 National Journal - Liberal on Economic Policy 43%
2012 Americans for Democratic Action - Positions 35%
2012 National Journal - Senate Liberal (Composite Score) 43%
2012 National Journal - Senate Liberal (Foreign) 41%
2011 National Journal - Liberal Composite Score 41%
2010 Americans for Democratic Action - Positions 20%
2010 National Journal - Liberal on Foreign Policy Score 35%
2010 National Journal - Liberal Composite Score 36%
2009 Americans for Democratic Action - Positions 35%
2009 National Journal - Composite Liberal Score 35%
2009 National Journal - Liberal on Foreign Policy Score 32%
2008 Americans for Democratic Action - Positions 25%
2008 National Journal - Composite Liberal Score 42%
2008 National Journal - Liberal on Foreign Policy Score 42%
2007 Americans for Democratic Action - Positions 30%
2007 National Journal - Liberal on Foreign Policy Score 21%
2007 National Journal - Composite Liberal Score 35.3%
2006 Americans for Democratic Action - Positions 5%
2006 National Journal - Liberal on Foreign Policy Score 26%
2006 National Journal - Composite Liberal Score 38.8%
2005-2006 Campaign for America's Future - Energy Score 0%
2005 Americans for Democratic Action - Positions 20%
2005 National Committee for an Effective Congress - Positions 10%
2005 National Journal - Liberal on Foreign Policy Score 0%
2005 National Journal - Composite Liberal Score 30%
2004 Americans for Democratic Action - Positions 35%
2004 National Journal - Liberal on Foreign Policy Score 0%
2003-2004 Radical Middle - Positions 15%
2003 Americans for Democratic Action - Positions 20%
2003 National Committee for an Effective Congress - Positions 5%
2003 National Journal - Liberal on Economic Policy Score 43%
2003 National Journal - Composite Liberal Score 45%
2003 National Journal - Liberal on Foreign Policy Score 39%

Marriage, Family, and Children

2014 FRC Action - Positions 33%
2014 Population Connection - Positions (Jan. 9, 2014) 100%
2013-2014 Campaign for Working Families - Positions 50%
2013-2014 Eagle Forum - Positions 20%
2013 Eagle Forum - Positions 9%
2013 Population Connection - Positions (Sept. 2013) 75%
2012 Eagle Forum - Positions 42%
2011-2012 Campaign for Working Families - Positions 86%
2011 Christian Coalition of America - Positions 50%
2011 Eagle Forum - Positions 13%
2011 Family Research Council - Positions 28%
2010 Eagle Forum - Positions 85%
2009-2010 American Family Association - Positions 83%
2009-2010 Campaign for Working Families - Positions 58%
2009-2010 Christian Coalition of America - Positions 90%
2009-2010 Family Research Council - Positions 83%
2009 Campaign for Working Families - Positions 64%
2009 Eagle Forum - Positions 63%
2009 Population Connection - Committee Votes Score 20%
2008 Eagle Forum - Positions 57%
2007-2008 American Family Association - Positions 33%
2007-2008 Campaign for Working Families - Positions on Conservative Issues 81
2007-2008 Christian Coalition of America - Positions 70%
2007-2008 Family Research Council - Positions 55%
2007-2008 Population Action International - Positions 100%
2007 American Academy of Family Physicians - Positions 100%
2007 Eagle Forum - Positions 47%
2007 Family Research Council - Positions 57
2007 League of Women Voters - Children's Health Issues Score 100%
2007 Population Connection - Positions on Population Stabilization 100%
2006 Eagle Forum - Positions 44%
2006 Family Research Council - Positions 75%
2006 Population Connection - Positions 13%
2005-2006 American Family Association - Positions 33%
2005-2006 Campaign for Working Families - Positions 88%
2005-2006 Population Action International - Positions on Reproductive Health 100%
2005 Eagle Forum - Positions 50%
2005 Population Connection - Positions 20%
2004 American Family Association - Positions 100%
2004 Christian Coalition of America - Positions 83%
2004 Eagle Forum - Positions 100%
2004 Family Research Council - Positions 50%
2003-2004 Campaign for Working Families - Positions 92%
2003-2004 National Parent Teacher Association - Positions 13%
2003-2004 Population Action International - Positions 33%
2003-2004 Population Connection - Positions 29%
2003 American Family Association - Positions 100%
2003 Campaign for Working Families - Positions 94%
2003 Christian Coalition of America - Positions 83%
2003 Eagle Forum - Positions 87%
2003 Family Research Council - Positions 57%
2003 Population Action International - Positions 50%
2003 Population Connection - Positions 33%

Religion

2014 Friends Committee on National Legislation - Positions 50%
2014 The John Birch Society - Positions 58%
2014 The John Birch Society - Lifetime Score 50%
2013 Americans United for the Separation of Church and State - Positions 0%
2013 Bread for the World - Positions 83%
2013 Concerned Women for America - Positions 36%
2013 Friends Committee on National Legislation - Positions 0%
2013 Jewish Women International - Positions 0%
2013 Secular Coalition for America - Congressional Positions 85%
2013 Venn Institute - Scorecard for International Religious Freedom 25%
2013 Young Women's Christian Association (YWCA) - Positions 33%
2012 Bread for the World - Positions 25%
2012 Catholic Advocate - Positions 75%
2012 Friends Committee on National Legislation - Positions 0%
2012 NETWORK, A National Catholic Social Justice Lobby - Positions 25%
2012 Open Doors USA - Positions 25%
2012 The John Birch Society - Positions 60%
2011-2012 ACT! for America - Positions 67%
2011-2012 Concerned Women for America - Positions 44%
2011 Christian Coalition of America - Positions 50%
2011 Concerned Women for America - Positions 50%
2011 Family Research Council - Positions 28%
2011 The John Birch Society - Positions (Spring-Summer) 70%
2011 The John Birch Society - Positions (Summer-Fall) 55%
2010 The John Birch Society - Positions (May 2010 - September 2010) 86%
2009-2010 ACT! for America - Positions 83%
2009-2010 American Family Association - Positions 83%
2009-2010 Christian Coalition of America - Positions 90%
2009-2010 Concerned Women for America - Positions 64%
2009-2010 Family Research Council - Positions 83%
2009-2010 NETWORK, A National Catholic Social Justice Lobby - Positions 42%
2009-2010 Secular Coalition for America - U.S. Senate Score 17%
2009-2010 St. Joseph Health System - Positions 50%
2009-2010 The John Birch Society - Positions (Full Session) 62%
2009-2010 The John Birch Society - Positions (January 2009 - June 2010 57%
2009-2010 The John Birch Society - Positions (November 2009 - June 2010) 80%
2009 Heritage Alliance - Positions 68%
2009 NETWORK, A National Catholic Social Justice Lobby - Positions 50%
2009 The John Birch Society - Positions (Full Year) 45%
2009 The John Birch Society - Positions (June 2009 - November 2009) 40%
2009 The John Birch Society - Positions (January 2009 - June 2009) 50%
2008 NETWORK, A National Catholic Social Justice Lobby - Positions 80%
2007-2008 ACT! for America - Positions 100%
2007-2008 American Family Association - Positions 33%
2007-2008 Christian Coalition of America - Positions 70%
2007-2008 Concerned Women for America - Positions 48%
2007-2008 Family Research Council - Positions 55%
2007-2008 Secular Coalition for America - Positions on Secular Issues D
2007-2008 St. Joseph Health System - Positions 80
2007-2008 The John Birch Society - Positions 38%
2007 Family Research Council - Positions 57
2007 NETWORK, A National Catholic Social Justice Lobby - Positions on Social Justice and Peace 31
2007 The John Birch Society - Conservative Index Score 50%
2007 Traditional Values Coalition - Positions 33
2006 Americans United for the Separation of Church and State - Positions 0%
2006 Family Research Council - Positions 75%
2006 NETWORK, A National Catholic Social Justice Lobby - Positions 33%
2006 Secular Coalition for America - Positions 10%
2006 The John Birch Society - Positions 27%
2006 Traditional Values Coalition - Positions 60%
2005-2006 ACT! for America - Positions 83%
2005-2006 American Family Association - Positions 33%
2005-2006 Concerned Women for America - Positions 100%
2005-2006 St. Joseph Health System - Positions 20%
2005 Mennonite Central Committee - Positions 0%
2005 NETWORK, A National Catholic Social Justice Lobby - Positions 0%
2004 American Family Association - Positions 100%
2004 Christian Action Network - Lifetime Score 78%
2004 Christian Coalition of America - Positions 83%
2004 Family Research Council - Positions 50%
2004 NETWORK, A National Catholic Social Justice Lobby - Positions 0%
2004 The John Birch Society - Positions (Fall) 70%
2003-2004 ACT! for America - Positions 100%
2003-2004 Bread for the World - Positions 100%
2003-2004 Concerned Women for America - Positions 85%
2003 American Family Association - Positions 100%
2003 Center for Reclaiming America - Positions 100%
2003 Christian Coalition of America - Positions 83%
2003 Concerned Women for America - Positions 89%
2003 Family Research Council - Positions 57%
2003 NETWORK, A National Catholic Social Justice Lobby - Positions 20%
2000 Concerned Women for America - Positions 86%

Senior Citizens

2014 Alzheimer's Impact Movement - Positions 0%
2013-2014 National Active and Retired Federal Employees Association - Positions (97th-113th Congresses) 24%
2013 Alliance for Retired Americans - Lifetime Score 16%
2013 Alliance for Retired Americans - Positions 30%
2012 Alliance for Retired Americans - Positions 20%
2012 Alliance for Retired Americans - Lifetime Score 15%
2012 Service Employees International Union (SEIU) - Positions 28%
2011 Alliance for Retired Americans - Positions 20%
2009-2010 Alzheimer's Impact Movement - Positions 33%
2009-2010 Service Employees International Union (SEIU) - Positions 17%
2009 Alliance for Retired Americans - Positions 11%
2009 Alliance for Retired Americans - Lifetime Score 15%
2009 Service Employees International Union (SEIU) - Positions 37%
2008 Alliance for Retired Americans - Lifetime Score 16%
2008 Alliance for Retired Americans - Positions 50%
2008 Service Employees International Union (SEIU) - Positions 50%
2007-2008 The American Geriatrics Society - Elderly Health Advocacy Score B-
2007 Alliance for Retired Americans - Positions 10%
2007 Service Employees International Union (SEIU) - Positions 25%
2006 Alliance for Retired Americans - Positions 20%
2006 Service Employees International Union (SEIU) - Positions 31%
2006 The Retired Enlisted Association - Retired Military Benefits Issues Score 29%
2005-2006 National Active and Retired Federal Employees Association - Positions 0%
2005 Alliance for Retired Americans - Positions 0%
2005 Service Employees International Union (SEIU) - Positions 0%
2004 Alliance for Retired Americans - Positions 13%
2004 Service Employees International Union (SEIU) - Positions 33%
2003-2004 National Active and Retired Federal Employees Association - Positions 33%
2003-2004 Retire Safe - Positions 100%
2003 Alliance for Retired Americans - Positions 0%
2003 Leading Age - Positions 44%
2003 Service Employees International Union (SEIU) - Positions 25%

Socially Conservative

2014 Heritage Action for America - Positions (Jan. 9, 2014) 36%
2014 Heritage Action for America - Positions (Jan. 9, 2014) 36%
2014 The John Birch Society - Lifetime Score 50%
2014 The John Birch Society - Lifetime Score 50%
2014 The John Birch Society - Positions 58%
2014 The John Birch Society - Positions 58%
2013-2014 Campaign for Working Families - Positions 50%
2013-2014 Campaign for Working Families - Positions 50%
2013-2014 Eagle Forum - Positions 20%
2013-2014 Eagle Forum - Positions 20%
2013 Concerned Women for America - Positions 36%
2013 Concerned Women for America - Positions 36%
2013 Eagle Forum - Positions 9%
2013 Eagle Forum - Positions 9%
2013 National Journal - Conservative on Social Policy 53%
2013 National Journal - Conservative on Social Policy 53%
2012 Catholic Advocate - Positions 75%
2012 Catholic Advocate - Positions 75%
2012 Eagle Forum - Positions 42%
2012 Eagle Forum - Positions 42%
2012 Family Research Council - Positions 28%
2012 Family Research Council - Positions 28%
2012 National Journal - Senate Conservative (Social) 54%
2012 National Journal - Senate Conservative (Social) 54%
2012 The John Birch Society - Positions 60%
2012 The John Birch Society - Positions 60%
2011-2012 Campaign for Working Families - Positions 86%
2011-2012 Campaign for Working Families - Positions 86%
2011-2012 Concerned Women for America - Positions 44%
2011-2012 Concerned Women for America - Positions 44%
2011-2012 Heritage Action for America - Positions 43%
2011-2012 Heritage Action for America - Positions 43%
2011-2012 National Right to Life Committee - Positions 80%
2011-2012 National Right to Life Committee - Positions 80%
2011 Christian Coalition of America - Positions 50%
2011 Christian Coalition of America - Positions 50%
2011 Concerned Women for America - Positions 50%
2011 Concerned Women for America - Positions 50%
2011 Eagle Forum - Positions 13%
2011 Eagle Forum - Positions 13%
2011 Family Research Council - Positions 28%
2011 Family Research Council - Positions 28%
2011 National Journal - Conservative on Social Policy Score 54%
2011 National Journal - Conservative on Social Policy Score 54%
2011 National Right to Life Committee - Positions 75%
2011 National Right to Life Committee - Positions 75%
2011 The John Birch Society - Positions (Spring-Summer) 70%
2011 The John Birch Society - Positions (Spring-Summer) 70%
2011 The John Birch Society - Positions (Summer-Fall) 55%
2011 The John Birch Society - Positions (Summer-Fall) 55%
2010 Eagle Forum - Positions 85%
2010 Eagle Forum - Positions 85%
2010 National Journal - Conservative on Social Policy Score 62%
2010 National Journal - Conservative on Social Policy Score 62%
2010 The John Birch Society - Positions (May 2010 - September 2010) 86%
2010 The John Birch Society - Positions (May 2010 - September 2010) 86%
2009-2010 American Family Association - Positions 83%
2009-2010 American Family Association - Positions 83%
2009-2010 Campaign for Working Families - Positions 58%
2009-2010 Campaign for Working Families - Positions 58%
2009-2010 Christian Coalition of America - Positions 90%
2009-2010 Christian Coalition of America - Positions 90%
2009-2010 Concerned Women for America - Positions 64%
2009-2010 Concerned Women for America - Positions 64%
2009-2010 Family Research Council - Positions 83%
2009-2010 Family Research Council - Positions 83%
2009-2010 National Right to Life Committee - Positions 66%
2009-2010 National Right to Life Committee - Positions 66%
2009-2010 The John Birch Society - Positions (November 2009 - June 2010) 80%
2009-2010 The John Birch Society - Positions (January 2009 - June 2010 57%
2009-2010 The John Birch Society - Positions (January 2009 - June 2010 57%
2009-2010 The John Birch Society - Positions (Full Session) 62%
2009-2010 The John Birch Society - Positions (Full Session) 62%
2009-2010 The John Birch Society - Positions (November 2009 - June 2010) 80%
2009 Campaign for Working Families - Positions 64%
2009 Campaign for Working Families - Positions 64%
2009 Eagle Forum - Positions 63%
2009 Eagle Forum - Positions 63%
2009 Heritage Alliance - Positions 68%
2009 Heritage Alliance - Positions 68%
2009 National Journal - Conservative on Social Policy Score 62%
2009 National Journal - Conservative on Social Policy Score 62%
2009 National Right to Life Committee - Positions 66%
2009 National Right to Life Committee - Positions 66%
2009 Republican Liberty Caucus - Economic Liberties Score 77%
2009 Republican Liberty Caucus - Economic Liberties Score 77%
2009 Republican Liberty Caucus - Positions on Personal Liberties 60%
2009 Republican Liberty Caucus - Positions on Personal Liberties 60%
2009 The John Birch Society - Positions (Full Year) 45%
2009 The John Birch Society - Positions (Full Year) 45%
2009 The John Birch Society - Positions (January 2009 - June 2009) 50%
2009 The John Birch Society - Positions (June 2009 - November 2009) 40%
2009 The John Birch Society - Positions (January 2009 - June 2009) 50%
2009 The John Birch Society - Positions (June 2009 - November 2009) 40%
2008 Eagle Forum - Positions 57%
2008 Eagle Forum - Positions 57%
2008 National Journal - Conservative on Social Policy Score 55%
2008 National Journal - Conservative on Social Policy Score 55%
2007-2008 American Family Association - Positions 33%
2007-2008 American Family Association - Positions 33%
2007-2008 Campaign for Working Families - Positions on Conservative Issues 81
2007-2008 Campaign for Working Families - Positions on Conservative Issues 81
2007-2008 Christian Coalition of America - Positions 70%
2007-2008 Christian Coalition of America - Positions 70%
2007-2008 Concerned Women for America - Positions 48%
2007-2008 Concerned Women for America - Positions 48%
2007-2008 Family Research Council - Positions 55%
2007-2008 Family Research Council - Positions 55%
2007-2008 National Right to Life Committee - Positions 57%
2007-2008 National Right to Life Committee - Positions 57%
2007-2008 The John Birch Society - Positions 38%
2007-2008 The John Birch Society - Positions 38%
2007 Eagle Forum - Positions 47%
2007 Eagle Forum - Positions 47%
2007 Family Research Council - Positions 57
2007 Family Research Council - Positions 57
2007 GOPUSA - Positions 23%
2007 GOPUSA - Positions 23%
2007 National Journal - Conservative on Social Policy Score 58%
2007 National Journal - Conservative on Social Policy Score 58%
2007 Republican Liberty Caucus - Positions on Personal Liberties 54%
2007 Republican Liberty Caucus - Economic Liberties Score 72%
2007 Republican Liberty Caucus - Economic Liberties Score 72%
2007 Republican Liberty Caucus - Positions on Personal Liberties 54%
2007 The John Birch Society - Conservative Index Score 50%
2007 The John Birch Society - Conservative Index Score 50%
2007 Traditional Values Coalition - Positions 33
2007 Traditional Values Coalition - Positions 33
2006 Eagle Forum - Positions 44%
2006 Eagle Forum - Positions 44%
2006 Family Research Council - Positions 75%
2006 Family Research Council - Positions 75%
2006 National Journal - Conservative on Social Policy Score 55%
2006 National Journal - Conservative on Social Policy Score 55%
2006 The John Birch Society - Positions 27%
2006 The John Birch Society - Positions 27%
2006 Traditional Values Coalition - Positions 60%
2006 Traditional Values Coalition - Positions 60%
2005-2006 American Family Association - Positions 33%
2005-2006 American Family Association - Positions 33%
2005-2006 Campaign for Working Families - Positions 88%
2005-2006 Campaign for Working Families - Positions 88%
2005-2006 Concerned Women for America - Positions 100%
2005-2006 Concerned Women for America - Positions 100%
2005-2006 National Right to Life Committee - Positions 50%
2005-2006 National Right to Life Committee - Positions 50%
2005-2006 Partnership for America - Positions 100%
2005-2006 Partnership for America - Positions 100%
2005 Eagle Forum - Positions 50%
2005 Eagle Forum - Positions 50%
2005 National Journal - Conservative on Social Policy Score 50%
2005 National Journal - Conservative on Social Policy Score 50%
2005 Republican Liberty Caucus - Economic Liberties Score 95%
2005 Republican Liberty Caucus - Economic Liberties Score 95%
2005 Republican Liberty Caucus - Positions on Personal Liberties 75%
2005 Republican Liberty Caucus - Positions 85%
2005 Republican Liberty Caucus - Positions 85%
2005 Republican Liberty Caucus - Positions on Personal Liberties 75%
2004 American Family Association - Positions 100%
2004 American Family Association - Positions 100%
2004 Christian Coalition of America - Positions 83%
2004 Christian Coalition of America - Positions 83%
2004 Eagle Forum - Positions 100%
2004 Eagle Forum - Positions 100%
2004 Family Research Council - Positions 50%
2004 Family Research Council - Positions 50%
2004 National Journal - Conservative on Social Policy Score 62%
2004 National Journal - Conservative on Social Policy Score 62%
2004 Republican Liberty Caucus - Positions 72%
2004 Republican Liberty Caucus - Positions 72%
2004 The John Birch Society - Positions (Fall) 70%
2004 The John Birch Society - Positions (Fall) 70%
2003-2004 Campaign for Working Families - Positions 92%
2003-2004 Campaign for Working Families - Positions 92%
2003-2004 Concerned Women for America - Positions 85%
2003-2004 Concerned Women for America - Positions 85%
2003-2004 National Right to Life Committee - Positions 82%
2003-2004 National Right to Life Committee - Positions 82%
2003 American Family Association - Positions 100%
2003 American Family Association - Positions 100%
2003 Campaign for Working Families - Positions 94%
2003 Campaign for Working Families - Positions 94%
2003 Christian Coalition of America - Positions 83%
2003 Christian Coalition of America - Positions 83%
2003 Concerned Women for America - Positions 89%
2003 Concerned Women for America - Positions 89%
2003 Eagle Forum - Positions 87%
2003 Eagle Forum - Positions 87%
2003 Family Research Council - Positions 57%
2003 Family Research Council - Positions 57%
2003 National Journal - Conservative on Social Policy Score 52%
2003 National Journal - Conservative on Social Policy Score 52%
2003 Republican Liberty Caucus - Positions on Conservative Issues 84
2003 Republican Liberty Caucus - Positions on Conservative Issues 84
2003 Republican Liberty Caucus - Positions on Conservative Issues 84
2003 Republican Liberty Caucus - Positions on Conservative Issues 84
2003 Republican Liberty Caucus - Positions on Conservative Issues 84
2003 Republican Liberty Caucus - Positions on Conservative Issues 84
2000 Concerned Women for America - Positions 86%
2000 Concerned Women for America - Positions 86%

Socially Liberal

2013-2014 Irregular Times/Progressive Patriots/That's My Congress - Net Congressional Score (Jan. 13, 2014) 43%
2013-2014 Irregular Times/Progressive Patriots/That's My Congress - Net Congressional Score (Jan. 13, 2014) 43%
2013-2014 Progressive Punch - Crucial Votes Lifetime Score 8%
2013-2014 Progressive Punch - Crucial Votes Lifetime Score 8%
2013-2014 Progressive Punch - Crucial Votes 28%
2013-2014 Progressive Punch - Crucial Votes 28%
2013-2014 Progressive Punch - Overall Positions 50%
2013-2014 Progressive Punch - Overall Positions 50%
2013-2014 Progressive Punch - Lifetime Score 23%
2013-2014 Progressive Punch - Lifetime Score 23%
2013 National Journal - Liberal on Social Policy 46%
2013 National Journal - Liberal on Social Policy 46%
2012 Americans for Democratic Action - Positions 35%
2012 Americans for Democratic Action - Positions 35%
2012 NARAL Pro-Choice America - Positions 0%
2012 NARAL Pro-Choice America - Positions 0%
2012 National Journal - Senate Liberal (Social) 45%
2012 National Journal - Senate Liberal (Social) 45%
2012 NETWORK, A National Catholic Social Justice Lobby - Positions 25%
2012 NETWORK, A National Catholic Social Justice Lobby - Positions 25%
2011-2012 Irregular Times/Progressive Patriots/That's My Congress - Liberal Action Score 19%
2011-2012 Irregular Times/Progressive Patriots/That's My Congress - Conservative Action Score 50%
2011-2012 Irregular Times/Progressive Patriots/That's My Congress - Conservative Action Score 50%
2011-2012 Irregular Times/Progressive Patriots/That's My Congress - Liberal Action Score 19%
2011-2012 Irregular Times/Progressive Patriots/That's My Congress - Net Congressional Score 35%
2011-2012 Irregular Times/Progressive Patriots/That's My Congress - Net Congressional Score 35%
2011 NARAL Pro-Choice America - Positions 55%
2011 NARAL Pro-Choice America - Positions 55%
2011 National Journal - Liberal on Social Policy 46%
2011 National Journal - Liberal on Social Policy 46%
2010 Americans for Democratic Action - Positions 20%
2010 Americans for Democratic Action - Positions 20%
2010 NARAL Pro-Choice America - Positions 0%
2010 NARAL Pro-Choice America - Positions 0%
2010 National Journal - Liberal on Social Policy 37%
2010 National Journal - Liberal on Social Policy 37%
2009-2010 Irregular Times/Progressive Patriots/That's My Congress - Regressive Action Score 50
2009-2010 Irregular Times/Progressive Patriots/That's My Congress - Regressive Action Score 50
2009-2010 NETWORK, A National Catholic Social Justice Lobby - Positions 42%
2009-2010 NETWORK, A National Catholic Social Justice Lobby - Positions 42%
2009 Americans for Democratic Action - Positions 35%
2009 Americans for Democratic Action - Positions 35%
2009 Irregular Times/Progressive Patriots/That's My Congress - Progressive Action Score 24%
2009 Irregular Times/Progressive Patriots/That's My Congress - Progressive Action Score 24%
2009 NARAL Pro-Choice America - Positions 25%
2009 NARAL Pro-Choice America - Positions 25%
2009 National Journal - Liberal on Social Policy Score 37%
2009 National Journal - Liberal on Social Policy Score 37%
2009 NETWORK, A National Catholic Social Justice Lobby - Positions 50%
2009 NETWORK, A National Catholic Social Justice Lobby - Positions 50%
2008 Americans for Democratic Action - Positions 25%
2008 Americans for Democratic Action - Positions 25%
2008 National Journal - Liberal on Social Policy Score 43%
2008 National Journal - Liberal on Social Policy Score 43%
2008 NETWORK, A National Catholic Social Justice Lobby - Positions 80%
2008 NETWORK, A National Catholic Social Justice Lobby - Positions 80%
2007-2008 Irregular Times/Progressive Patriots/That's My Congress - Oath of Office Score 0%
2007-2008 Irregular Times/Progressive Patriots/That's My Congress - Right Wing Index Score 50%
2007-2008 Irregular Times/Progressive Patriots/That's My Congress - Right Wing Index Score 50%
2007-2008 Irregular Times/Progressive Patriots/That's My Congress - Oath of Office Score 0%
2007-2008 Irregular Times/Progressive Patriots/That's My Congress - Progressive Action Score 0%
2007-2008 Irregular Times/Progressive Patriots/That's My Congress - Progressive Action Score 0%
2007 Americans for Democratic Action - Positions 30%
2007 Americans for Democratic Action - Positions 30%
2007 NARAL Pro-Choice America - Positions 75%
2007 NARAL Pro-Choice America - Positions 75%
2007 National Journal - Liberal on Social Policy Score 41%
2007 National Journal - Liberal on Social Policy Score 41%
2007 NETWORK, A National Catholic Social Justice Lobby - Positions on Social Justice and Peace 31
2007 NETWORK, A National Catholic Social Justice Lobby - Positions on Social Justice and Peace 31
2006 Americans for Democratic Action - Positions 5%
2006 Americans for Democratic Action - Positions 5%
2006 NARAL Pro-Choice America - Positions 0%
2006 NARAL Pro-Choice America - Positions 0%
2006 National Journal - Liberal on Social Policy Score 43%
2006 National Journal - Liberal on Social Policy Score 43%
2006 NETWORK, A National Catholic Social Justice Lobby - Positions 33%
2006 NETWORK, A National Catholic Social Justice Lobby - Positions 33%
2005-2006 Campaign for America's Future - Energy Score 0%
2005-2006 Campaign for America's Future - Energy Score 0%
2005 Americans for Democratic Action - Positions 20%
2005 Americans for Democratic Action - Positions 20%
2005 NARAL Pro-Choice America - Positions 10%
2005 NARAL Pro-Choice America - Positions 10%
2005 National Committee for an Effective Congress - Positions 10%
2005 National Committee for an Effective Congress - Positions 10%
2005 National Journal - Liberal on Social Policy Score 49%
2005 National Journal - Liberal on Social Policy Score 49%
2005 NETWORK, A National Catholic Social Justice Lobby - Positions 0%
2005 NETWORK, A National Catholic Social Justice Lobby - Positions 0%
2004 Americans for Democratic Action - Positions 35%
2004 Americans for Democratic Action - Positions 35%
2004 NARAL Pro-Choice America - Positions 0%
2004 NARAL Pro-Choice America - Positions 0%
2004 National Journal - Liberal on Social Policy Score 37%
2004 National Journal - Liberal on Social Policy Score 37%
2004 NETWORK, A National Catholic Social Justice Lobby - Positions 0%
2004 NETWORK, A National Catholic Social Justice Lobby - Positions 0%
2003 Americans for Democratic Action - Positions 20%
2003 Americans for Democratic Action - Positions 20%
2003 NARAL Pro-Choice America - Positions 14%
2003 NARAL Pro-Choice America - Positions 14%
2003 National Committee for an Effective Congress - Positions 5%
2003 National Committee for an Effective Congress - Positions 5%
2003 National Journal - Liberal on Social Policy Score 47%
2003 National Journal - Liberal on Social Policy Score 47%
2003 NETWORK, A National Catholic Social Justice Lobby - Positions 20%
2003 NETWORK, A National Catholic Social Justice Lobby - Positions 20%
2001-2002 People for the American Way - Positions 0%
2001-2002 People for the American Way - Positions 0%

Taxes

2013 FreedomWorks - Positions 36%
2013 The Club for Growth - Positions (lifetime) 60%
2013 The Club for Growth - Positions 52%
2012 FreedomWorks - Positions 38%
2012 National Taxpayers Union - Positions on Tax and Spending 52%
2011 FreedomWorks - Positions 50%
2011 National Taxpayers Union - Positions on Tax and Spending 73%
2011 The Club for Growth - Positions 64%
2010 FreedomWorks - Positions 73%
2010 The Club for Growth - Positions 72%
2009-2010 National Tax Limitation Committee - Positions 72%
2009 FreedomWorks - Positions 62%
2009 Heritage Alliance - Positions 68%
2009 National Taxpayers Union - Positions 71%
2009 Republican Liberty Caucus - Economic Liberties Score 77%
2009 Republican Liberty Caucus - Positions on Personal Liberties 60%
2009 The Club for Growth - Positions 82%
2008 Americans for Fair Taxation - Positions on the FairTax 0
2008 FreedomWorks - Positions 38%
2008 National Taxpayers Union - Fiscally Conservative Score C
2008 The Club for Growth - Positions 57%
2007-2008 National Tax Limitation Committee - Positions 70%
2007 Americans for Tax Reform - Positions 80%
2007 FreedomWorks - Positions 33%
2007 National Taxpayers Union - Fiscally Conservative Score C
2007 Republican Liberty Caucus - Positions on Personal Liberties 54%
2007 Republican Liberty Caucus - Economic Liberties Score 72%
2007 The Club for Growth - Positions 20%
2006 Americans for Tax Reform - Positions 95%
2006 FreedomWorks - Positions 50%
2006 National Taxpayers Union - Positions 68%
2006 The Club for Growth - Positions 43%
2005-2006 Citizens for Tax Justice - Positions 0%
2005-2006 National Tax Limitation Committee - Positions 85%
2005 Americans for Tax Reform - Positions 95%
2005 FreedomWorks - Positions 69%
2005 National Taxpayers Union - Positions 70%
2005 Republican Liberty Caucus - Positions on Personal Liberties 75%
2005 Republican Liberty Caucus - Economic Liberties Score 95%
2005 Republican Liberty Caucus - Positions 85%
2004 Americans for Tax Reform - Positions 95%
2004 National Taxpayers Union - Positions 59%
2004 Republican Liberty Caucus - Positions 72%
2003-2004 FreedomWorks - Positions 79%
2003-2004 National Tax Limitation Committee - Positions 88%
2003 Americans for Tax Reform - Positions 85%
2003 National Taxpayers Union - Positions 71%
2003 Republican Liberty Caucus - Positions on Conservative Issues 84
2003 Republican Liberty Caucus - Positions on Conservative Issues 84
2003 Republican Liberty Caucus - Positions on Conservative Issues 84

Women

2013 Concerned Women for America - Positions 36%
2013 Federally Employed Women - Positions 70%
2013 Jewish Women International - Positions 0%
2013 NARAL Pro-Choice America - Positions 70%
2013 Young Women's Christian Association (YWCA) - Positions 33%
2012 Federally Employed Women - Positions 30%
2012 NARAL Pro-Choice America - Positions 0%
2011-2012 American Association of University Women - Positions 20
2011-2012 Concerned Women for America - Positions 44%
2011 Concerned Women for America - Positions 50%
2011 Federally Employed Women - Positions 0%
2011 NARAL Pro-Choice America - Positions 55%
2010 Federally Employed Women - Positions 30%
2010 NARAL Pro-Choice America - Positions 0%
2009-2010 American Association of University Women - Positions 20%
2009-2010 Concerned Women for America - Positions 64%
2009 American Association of University Women - Positions 38%
2009 Federally Employed Women - Positions 60%
2009 NARAL Pro-Choice America - Positions 25%
2009 Women Employed - Positions 100%
2007-2008 American Association of University Women - Positions 50%
2007-2008 Concerned Women for America - Positions 48%
2007-2008 Federally Employed Women - Equality in Government Score 50
2007-2008 National Organization for Women - Positions 44%
2007 American Association of University Women - Positions 50
2007 Federally Employed Women - Positions 70%
2007 NARAL Pro-Choice America - Positions 75%
2006 NARAL Pro-Choice America - Positions 0%
2005-2006 American Association of University Women - Positions 10%
2005-2006 Business and Professional Women USA - Positions 33%
2005-2006 Concerned Women for America - Positions 100%
2005-2006 Federally Employed Women - Positions 40%
2005-2006 National Organization for Women - Positions 13%
2005 American Association of University Women - Positions 17%
2005 NARAL Pro-Choice America - Positions 10%
2005 National Organization for Women - Positions 0%
2005 Women's Action for New Directions (WAND) and-WILL - Positions 0%
2004 NARAL Pro-Choice America - Positions 0%
2003-2004 American Association of University Women - Positions 50%
2003-2004 Business and Professional Women USA - Positions 54%
2003-2004 Concerned Women for America - Positions 85%
2003-2004 Federally Employed Women - Positions 60%
2003-2004 Women's Action for New Directions (WAND) and-WILL - Positions 16%
2003 American Association of University Women - Positions 50%
2003 American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists - Positions 0%
2003 Business and Professional Women USA - Positions 40%
2003 Concerned Women for America - Positions 89%
2003 NARAL Pro-Choice America - Positions 14%
2001-2002 Women's Action for New Directions (WAND) and-WILL - Positions 7%
2000 Concerned Women for America - Positions 86%

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