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Gloria Negrete McLeod

Gloria Negrete McLeod's Ratings and Endorsements on Issue: Civil Liberties and Civil Rights

Full Name: Gloria Negrete McLeod
Current Office: U.S. House - District 35, Democratic
First Elected: 11/06/2012
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014

Civil Liberties and Civil Rights

2014 American Civil Liberties Union - Positions (captured June 17, 2014) 85%
2014 American Civil Liberties Union - Positions (captured January 3, 2014) 80%
2014 Friends Committee on National Legislation - Positions 67%
2014 Hispanic Federation, LCLAA, LULAC, Mi Familia Vota, NCLR, and Voto Latino - National Immigration Scorecard 100%
2014 Human Rights Campaign - Positions on Marriage 100%
2014 National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) - Positions 86%
2013 Friends Committee on National Legislation - Positions 64%
2013 Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights - Positions 100%
2011 California Communities United Institute - Positions 94
2011 Republican Liberty Caucus of California - Overall Score 28%
2011 Republican Liberty Caucus of California - Civil Liberties Score 33%
2011 Republican Liberty Caucus of California - Economic Liberties Score 23%
2010 California Communities United Institute - Women's Issues Score 82%
2010 California Communities United Institute - Overall Score 96%
2010 California Communities United Institute - Positions on AIDS Policy 100%
2010 California Communities United Institute - Positions on Economic Justice 97%
2010 California Communities United Institute - Minority Issues Score 97%
2010 California Communities United Institute - Lesbian Gay Bisexual Transgender Intersex Score 100%
2009 Applied Research Center - Green Equity Score 67%
2009 Applied Research Center - Health Equity Score 80%
2009 Applied Research Center - Legal Racism Score 0%
2009 Applied Research Center - Positions on Education Equity 67%
2009 Applied Research Center - Housing and Economics Score 100%
2009 Applied Research Center - Positions on Criminal Justice 100%
2009 Applied Research Center - Leadership Score 0%
2009 Applied Research Center - Overall Score 68%
2009 Applied Research Center - Positions on Civil Rights 100%
2008 Equality California - Positions 100%
2007 Applied Research Center - Positions on Racial Justice 86
2007 Asian Americans for Civil Rights and Equality - Positions on Civil Rights & Equality 100
2007 California Communities United Institute - Positions 98
2007 California Communities United Institute - LGBTI - LGBTI Rights Score 100
2007 Equality California - Positions on LGBT Rights 100
2007 Lambda Letters Project - Women's Issues Score 100
2007 Lambda Letters Project - Minority Rights Policy Score 100
2007 Lambda Letters Project - Economic Policy Score 88
2006 Applied Research Center - Positions on Racial Justice 100
2006 Asian Americans for Civil Rights and Equality - Positions on Civil Rights & Equality 100%
2006 California Communities United Institute - Positions on Underrepresented Group Issues 100
2006 California Communities United Institute - LGBTI - LGBTI Rights Score 100
2006 Lambda Letters Project - HIV/AIDS Policy Score 100
2006 Lambda Letters Project - Economic Policy Score 98
2006 Lambda Letters Project - Women's Issues Score 100
2006 Lambda Letters Project - Minority Rights Policy Score 100
2005-2006 Equality California - Positions on LGBT Rights 100
2005 Applied Research Center - Positions on Racial Justice 94
2005 Asian Americans for Civil Rights and Equality - Positions 100%
2005 California Communities United Institute - LGBTI - Positions 92%
2005 Equality California - Positions 100%
2005 Lambda Letters Project - Minority Rights Policy Score 100%
2005 Lambda Letters Project - Women's Issues Score 100%
2005 Lambda Letters Project - HIV/AIDS Policy Score 90%
2004 Applied Research Center - Positions 100%
2004 Asian Americans for Civil Rights and Equality - Positions 100%
2004 California Communities United Institute - LGBTI - Positions 100%
2004 Lambda Letters Project - HIV/AIDS Policy Score 100%
2004 Lambda Letters Project - Women's Issues Score 92%
2004 Lambda Letters Project - Minority Rights Policy Score 97%
2003 Asian Americans for Civil Rights and Equality - Positions 100%
2003 California Communities United Institute - Positions 100%
2003 Equality California - Positions 100%
2002 California Communities United Institute - Positions 99%
2002 Equality California - Positions 100%
1997-2003 Gay Rights Information - Positions on LGBT Rights 0%
1997-2001 Gay Rights Information - Positions on LGBT Rights 0%

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