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Michael 'Mike' D. Crapo

Michael 'Mike' D. Crapo's Ratings and Endorsements on Issue: Agriculture and Food

Full Name: Michael 'Mike' D. Crapo
Current Office: U.S. Senate - Sr, Republican
First Elected: 11/03/1998
Last Elected: 11/02/2010
Next Election: 2016

Agriculture and Food

2014 American Farm Bureau Federation - Positions 50%
2014 United Food & Commercial Workers - Positions 8%
2013 Food Policy Action - Positions 0%
2013 Food Policy Action - Positions 0%
2013 International Foodservice Distributors Association - Positions 100%
2011-2012 Food Policy Action - Positions 29%
2011-2012 Food Policy Action - Positions 29%
2011-2012 United Food & Commercial Workers - Positions 0%
2011 American Farm Bureau Federation - Positions 70%
2009-2010 American Farm Bureau Federation - Positions 50%
2009-2010 International Foodservice Distributors Association - Positions 100%
2009-2010 National Farmers Union - Positions 0%
2009 ConservAmerica - Positions 60
2008 National Association of Wheat Growers - Positions 60%
2007-2008 American Farm Bureau Federation - Positions 76%
2007-2008 ConservAmerica - Positions 33
2007-2008 Grassroots Netroots Alliance - Positions 0%
2007-2008 International Foodservice Distributors Association - Positions 83%
2007-2008 National Farmers Union - Family Farm Advocacy Score 75
2007-2008 The National Mining Association - Positions 83%
2007-2008 United Food & Commercial Workers - Positions 10%
2007 ConservAmerica - Positions 21
2007 National Association of Wheat Growers - Positions 59%
2007 National Council of Agricultural Employers - Positions 41%
2006 ConservAmerica - Positions 0
2006 National Council of Agricultural Employers - Positions 55%
2005-2006 American Farm Bureau Federation - Positions 70%
2005-2006 National Farmers Union - Positions 60%
2005 ConservAmerica - Positions 0
2005 National Association of Wheat Growers - Positions 50%
2005 National Council of Agricultural Employers - Positions 80%
2003-2004 National Farmers Union - Positions 33%
2002 American Coalition for Ethanol - Positions 100%
2001-2002 National Farmers Union - Positions 50%
2001 United Food & Commercial Workers - Positions 0%
2000 American Farm Bureau Federation - Positions 100%
1999-2000 National Farmers Union - Positions 64%
1998 National Farmers Union - Positions 67%
1997 National Farmers Union - Positions 86%
1997 United Food & Commercial Workers - Positions 15%
1996 National Farmers Union - Positions 53%
1995-1996 American Farm Bureau Federation - Positions 95%
1995 National Farmers Union - Positions 11%
1995 United Food & Commercial Workers - Positions on Workplace Rights 0%
1994 Competitive Enterprise Institute - Positions on Agriculture 0%
1994 National Farmers Union - Family Farm Advocacy Score 22%
1994 United Food & Commercial Workers - Positions 13%
1993-1994 American Farm Bureau Federation - Positions 93%
1993 National Farmers Union - Positions 22%
1993 United Food & Commercial Workers - Positions on Workplace Rights 13%

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