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Randall 'Randy' M. Hultgren

Randall 'Randy' M. Hultgren's Ratings and Endorsements on Issue: Environment

Full Name: Randall 'Randy' M. Hultgren
Current Office: U.S. House - District 14, Republican
First Elected: 11/02/2010
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. House - District 14
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary March 18, 2014

Environment

2013 Defenders of Wildlife Action Fund - Positions 17%
2013 Environment America - Positions 0%
2013 Food Policy Action - Positions 15%
2013 League of Conservation Voters - Positions 4%
2013 League of Conservation Voters - Lifetime Score 9%
2012 League of Conservation Voters - Positions 11%
2012 League of Conservation Voters - Lifetime Score 11%
2012 Sierra Club - Positions on Clean water (House Only) 0%
2011-2012 Defenders of Wildlife Action Fund - Positions 6%
2011-2012 Environment America - Positions 0%
2011-2012 Food Policy Action - Positions 29%
2011-2012 League of Conservation Voters - Session Score 11%
2011-2012 National Parks Conservation Association - Positions (House Only) 29%
2011 Environment America - Positions 6%
2011 League of Conservation Voters - Lifetime Score 11%
2011 League of Conservation Voters - Positions 11%
2011 Sierra Club - Positions on Clean Water (House Only) 0%
2011 Women's Action for New Directions (WAND) and-WILL - Positions (House Only) 0
2010-2011 Defenders of Wildlife Action Fund - Positions 5%
2007 Illinois Environmental Council - Positions on Environmental Conservation 71
2007 Illinois League of Conservation Voters - Positions on Environmental Conservation 33
2006-2012 Global Exchange - Percent Loyalty to Finance, Insurance, Real Estate Lobby 100%
2005 Illinois Environmental Council - Positions 83%
2004 Illinois Environmental Council - Positions 33%
2003 Illinois Environmental Council - Positions 30%
2000 Illinois Environmental Council - Positions 57%

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