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Vernon 'Vern' J. Ehlers's Ratings and Endorsements

Abortion

2010 NARAL Pro-Choice America - Positions 0%
2009-2010 Campaign for Working Families - Positions 83%
2009-2010 National Right to Life Committee - Positions 100%
2009 Campaign for Working Families - Positions 100%
2009 NARAL Pro-Choice America - Positions 0%
2009 National Right to Life Committee - Positions 100%
2007-2008 Campaign for Working Families - Positions on Conservative Issues 94
2007-2008 National Right to Life Committee - Positions 100%
2007 NARAL Pro-Choice America - Positions 0%
2006 NARAL Pro-Choice America - Positions 0%
2005-2006 Campaign for Working Families - Positions 83%
2005-2006 National Right to Life Committee - Positions 100%
2005 NARAL Pro-Choice America - Positions 0%
2004 NARAL Pro-Choice America - Positions 0%
2003-2004 Campaign for Working Families - Positions 80%
2003-2004 National Right to Life Committee - Positions 100%
2003 Campaign for Working Families - Positions 77%
2003 NARAL Pro-Choice America - Positions 0%
2001-2002 Campaign for Working Families - Positions 76%
2001-2002 National Right to Life Committee - Positions 100%
2001 NARAL Pro-Choice America - Positions 0%
2000 NARAL Pro-Choice America - Positions 0%
1999-2000 National Right to Life Committee - Positions 100%
1999 NARAL Pro-Choice America - Positions 7%
1999 National Right to Life Committee - Positions 100%
1997-1998 National Right to Life Committee - Positions 100%
1997 NARAL Pro-Choice America - Positions 3%
1997 National Right to Life Committee - Positions 100%
1996 NARAL Pro-Choice America - Positions 13%
1996 National Right to Life Committee - Positions 100%

Abortion and Reproductive

2010 NARAL Pro-Choice America - Positions 0%
2010 Planned Parenthood Action Fund - Positions 0%
2009-2010 National Family Planning & Reproductive Health Association - House of Representatives Score 0%
2009 NARAL Pro-Choice America - Positions 0%
2009 Population Connection - Committee Votes Score 0%
2008 Planned Parenthood Action Fund - Positions 8%
2007-2008 National Family Planning & Reproductive Health Association - Positions 0%
2007-2008 National Organization for Women - Positions 38%
2007-2008 Population Action International - Positions 100%
2007 NARAL Pro-Choice America - Positions 0%
2007 Population Connection - Positions on Population Stabilization 0%
2006 NARAL Pro-Choice America - Positions 0%
2006 Planned Parenthood Action Fund - Positions 9%
2006 Population Connection - Positions 43%
2005-2006 National Family Planning & Reproductive Health Association - Positions 0%
2005-2006 National Organization for Women - Positions 14%
2005-2006 Population Action International - Positions on Reproductive Health 0%
2005 NARAL Pro-Choice America - Positions 0%
2005 National Organization for Women - Positions 29%
2005 Population Connection - Positions 33%
2005 The Population Institute - Positions 50%
2004 NARAL Pro-Choice America - Positions 0%
2003-2004 Population Action International - Positions 0%
2003-2004 Population Connection - Positions 14%
2003 NARAL Pro-Choice America - Positions 0%
2003 Population Action International - Positions 0%
2003 Population Connection - Positions 20%
2003 The Population Institute - Positions 0%
2002 Population Connection - Positions 33%
2001 NARAL Pro-Choice America - Positions 0%
2001 Planned Parenthood Action Fund - Positions 9%
2001 Population Connection - Positions 40%
2000 NARAL Pro-Choice America - Positions 0%
2000 Population Connection - Positions 18%
1999-2002 National Family Planning & Reproductive Health Association - Positions 7%
1999 NARAL Pro-Choice America - Positions 7%
1999 Planned Parenthood Action Fund - Positions 9%
1999 Population Connection - Positions 11%
1998 National Organization for Women - Positions 15%
1997-1998 Population Connection - Positions 11%
1997 NARAL Pro-Choice America - Positions 3%
1997 Population Connection - Positions 11%
1996 NARAL Pro-Choice America - Positions 13%
1996 Population Connection - Positions 20%
1995-2004 National Family Planning & Reproductive Health Association - Positions 14%
1995-2003 Planned Parenthood Action Fund - Positions 9%
1995-1998 Planned Parenthood Action Fund - Positions 20%
1993-1996 Planned Parenthood Action Fund - Positions 5%

Agriculture and Food

2009-2010 American Farm Bureau Federation - Positions 60%
2009-2010 National Farmers Union - Positions 0%
2008 National Association of Wheat Growers - Positions 21%
2007-2008 American Farm Bureau Federation - Positions 38%
2007-2008 Grassroots Netroots Alliance - Positions 30%
2007-2008 National Farmers Union - Family Farm Advocacy Score 37
2007 National Association of Wheat Growers - Positions 24%
2007 National Council of Agricultural Employers - Positions 0%
2007 United Fresh Produce Association - Positions 0%
2005-2006 American Farm Bureau Federation - Positions 41%
2005-2006 National Farmers Union - Positions 16%
2005 National Association of Wheat Growers - Positions 87%
2005 National Council of Agricultural Employers - Positions 66%
2003-2004 National Farmers Union - Positions 50%
2002 Vote Hemp - Positions on Industrial Hemp Policy Fence Sitter
2001-2002 Minnesota Farm Bureau - Positions 81%
2001-2002 Minnesota Farm Bureau - Positions 71%
2001-2002 National Farmers Union - Positions 70%
2001 American Coalition for Ethanol - Positions 100%
2000 American Farm Bureau Federation - Positions 83%
1999-2000 National Farmers Union - Positions 58%
1998 National Farmers Union - Positions 33%
1997 National Farmers Union - Positions 71%
1996 National Farmers Union - Positions 60%
1995-1996 American Farm Bureau Federation - Positions 66%
1995 National Farmers Union - Positions 44%
1994 Competitive Enterprise Institute - Positions on Agriculture 0%
1994 National Farmers Union - Family Farm Advocacy Score 56%
1993-1994 American Farm Bureau Federation - Positions 67%

Animals and Wildlife

2009-2010 Animal Welfare Institute - U.S. House Score 50%
2009-2010 Big Cat Rescue - House of Representatives Score 66%
2009-2010 Defenders of Wildlife Action Fund - Positions 57%
2009-2010 The Humane Society Legislative Fund - Positions 47%
2009 Defenders of Wildlife Action Fund - Positions 60%
2009 The Humane Society Legislative Fund - Positions 38%
2008 Sportsmen's and Animal Owners' Voting Alliance - Positions 0
2007-2008 Animal Welfare Institute - U.S. House Score 33%
2007-2008 Big Cat Rescue - Positions 66
2007-2008 Defenders of Wildlife Action Fund - Positions 75%
2007-2008 The Humane Society Legislative Fund - Positions on Animal Protection 67%
2007-2008 The Humane Society of the United States - Positions 67
2007 Defenders of Wildlife Action Fund - Positions 70%
2007 The Humane Society of the United States - Positions on Animal Protection 67
2006 National Animal Interest Alliance Trust - Positions 0%
2006 Sportsmen's and Animal Owners' Voting Alliance - Positions 0%
2005-2006 American Wilderness Coalition - Positions 66%
2005-2006 Animal Welfare Institute - U.S. House Score 66%
2005-2006 Big Cat Rescue - Positions 100%
2005-2006 Defenders of Wildlife Action Fund - Positions 60%
2005-2006 The Humane Society Legislative Fund - Positions 56
2005-2006 The Humane Society of the United States - Positions 56%
2005 American Wilderness Coalition - Positions 67%
2005 The Humane Society of the United States - Positions 50%
2004 American Humane Association - Positions 78%
2004 American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals - Positions 78%
2004 Born Free USA - Positions 78%
2004 Defenders of Wildlife Action Fund - Positions 60%
2004 Sportsmen's and Animal Owners' Voting Alliance - Positions 0%
2004 The Humane Society Legislative Fund - Positions 78
2004 The Humane Society of the United States - Positions 78
2003-2004 American Wilderness Coalition - Positions 45%
2003 American Humane Association - Positions 78%
2003 American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals - Positions 78%
2003 Animal Welfare Institute - Positions 78%
2003 Born Free USA - Positions 78%
2003 Defenders of Wildlife Action Fund - Positions 60%
2003 Doris Day Animal League - Positions 78%
2003 Sierra Club - Positions 50%
2003 The Humane Society Legislative Fund - Positions 78%
2003 The Humane Society of the United States - Positions 78%
2002 Sportsmen's and Animal Owners' Voting Alliance - Positions 0%
2001-2002 American Humane Association - Positions 75%
2001-2002 American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals - Positions 75%
2001-2002 American Wilderness Coalition - Positions 60%
2001-2002 Animal Welfare Institute - Positions 75%
2001-2002 Born Free USA - Positions 75%
2001-2002 Doris Day Animal League - Positions 75%
2001-2002 The Humane Society Legislative Fund - Positions 75%
2001-2002 The Humane Society of the United States - Positions 75%
2000 Animal Welfare Institute - Positions 50%
2000 The Humane Society of the United States - Positions 50
1999-2000 The Humane Society Legislative Fund - Positions 50%
1999 The Humane Society of the United States - Positions 50%
1997 The Humane Society of the United States - Positions on Animal Protection 0%
1995-1996 The Humane Society Legislative Fund - Positions 33%
1995 The Humane Society of the United States - Positions 0%
1993-1994 The Humane Society of the United States - Positions 58%

Business and Consumers

2010 The National Lumber and Building Material Dealers Association - Positions 100%
2010 United States Chamber of Commerce - Positions 88%
2009-2010 American Council of Engineering Companies - Positions 56%
2009-2010 Associated General Contractors of America - Positions 87%
2009-2010 Independent Electrical Contractors - Positions 100%
2009-2010 International Warehouse Logistics Association - Positions 86%
2009-2010 National Association for the Self-Employed - U.S. House Score 50%
2009-2010 National Association of Manufacturers - Positions 89%
2009-2010 National Retail Federation - Positions 75%
2009-2010 National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association - Positions 77%
2009-2010 Small Business & Entrepreneurship Council - Positions 100%
2009 Heritage Alliance - Positions 58%
2009 The National Lumber and Building Material Dealers Association - Positions 100%
2009 United States Chamber of Commerce - Positions 93%
2008 Business-Industry Political Action Committee - Positions 90%
2008 United States Chamber of Commerce - Positions 100%
2008 United States Chamber of Commerce - Lifetime Score 91%
2007-2008 American Council of Engineering Companies - Positions 67%
2007-2008 American Forest and Paper Association - Forest Products Advocacy Score 50%
2007-2008 Associated Builders & Contractors - Positions 83%
2007-2008 Associated General Contractors of America - Positions 87%
2007-2008 National Association of Manufacturers - Positions 74%
2007-2008 National Federation of Independent Business - Positions 90
2007-2008 National Restaurant Association - Positions on Restaurant Advocacy 100
2007-2008 National Retail Federation - Positions Retail Industry Advocacy 100%
2007-2008 National Small Business Association - Positions 69%
2007-2008 National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association - Positions 90%
2007-2008 Plumbing-Heating-Cooling Contractors-National Association - Positions 60%
2007 Business-Industry Political Action Committee - Positions 78%
2007 TechAmerica - Positions 75%
2007 The National Lumber and Building Material Dealers Association - Positions 60%
2007 United States Chamber of Commerce - Positions 85%
2006 Business-Industry Political Action Committee - Positions 68%
2006 Consumer Action - Positions 0%
2006 National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association - Positions 94%
2006 State PIRGs Working Together - Positions 45%
2006 United States Chamber of Commerce - Positions 80%
2006 United States Public Interest Research Group - Positions 45%
2005-2006 American Forest and Paper Association - Positions 50%
2005-2006 Associated General Contractors of America - Positions 80%
2005-2006 International Warehouse Logistics Association - Positions 100%
2005-2006 National Association of Manufacturers - Positions 79%
2005-2006 National Electrical Contractors Association - Positions 88%
2005-2006 National Federation of Independent Business - Positions 86%
2005-2006 National Restaurant Association - Positions 90%
2005-2006 National Retail Federation - Positions 75%
2005-2006 National Small Business Association - Positions 82%
2005-2006 Plumbing-Heating-Cooling Contractors-National Association - Positions 81%
2005-2006 Public Citizen's Congress Watch - Positions on Population Stabilization 24%
2005 Business-Industry Political Action Committee - Positions 71%
2005 Maryland Business for Responsive Government - Positions 80%
2005 National Federation of Independent Business - Positions 90%
2005 Small Business & Entrepreneurship Council - Positions 87%
2005 United States Chamber of Commerce - Positions 85%
2004 National Association of Government Contractors - Positions 33%
2004 National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association - Positions 96%
2004 Small Business & Entrepreneurship Council - Positions 93%
2004 State PIRGs Working Together - Positions 52%
2004 United States Chamber of Commerce - Positions 100%
2004 United States Public Interest Research Group - Positions 52%
2003-2004 American Forest and Paper Association - Positions 66%
2003-2004 Associated Builders & Contractors - Positions 100%
2003-2004 Associated General Contractors of America - Positions 100%
2003-2004 Business-Industry Political Action Committee - Positions 83%
2003-2004 National Association for the Self-Employed - Positions 71%
2003-2004 National Association of Manufacturers - Positions 82%
2003-2004 National Electrical Contractors Association - Positions 92%
2003-2004 National Federation of Independent Business - Positions 100%
2003-2004 National Restaurant Association - Positions 100%
2003-2004 National Retail Federation - Positions 100%
2003-2004 National Small Business Association - Positions 82%
2003-2004 Plumbing-Heating-Cooling Contractors-National Association - Positions 80%
2003-2004 Public Citizen's Congress Watch - Positions 15%
2003-2004 United States Business and Industry Council - Positions 25%
2003 Associated Builders & Contractors - Positions 100%
2003 Business-Industry Political Action Committee - Positions 83%
2003 Maryland Business for Responsive Government - Positions 85%
2003 National Association of Government Contractors - Positions 100%
2003 National Federation of Independent Business - Positions 100%
2003 National Retail Federation - Positions 100%
2003 Public Citizen's Congress Watch - Positions 17%
2003 United States Chamber of Commerce - Positions 87%
2003 United States Public Interest Research Group - Positions 38%
2002 National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association - Positions 100%
2002 United States Chamber of Commerce - Positions 95%
2002 United States Public Interest Research Group - Positions 50%
2001-2002 Associated Builders & Contractors - Positions 92%
2001-2002 Associated General Contractors of America - Positions 90%
2001-2002 Business-Industry Political Action Committee - Positions 86%
2001-2002 National Association for the Self-Employed - Positions 71%
2001-2002 National Association of Manufacturers - Positions 90%
2001-2002 National Electrical Contractors Association - Positions 82%
2001-2002 National Federation of Independent Business - Positions 100%
2001-2002 Plumbing-Heating-Cooling Contractors-National Association - Positions 100%
2001-2002 Public Citizen's Congress Watch - Positions 14%
2001-2002 Small Business & Entrepreneurship Council - Positions 80%
2001 National Federation of Independent Business - Positions 100%
2001 National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association - Positions 100%
2001 Small Business & Entrepreneurship Council - Positions 83%
2001 United States Chamber of Commerce - Positions 91%
2001 United States Public Interest Research Group - Positions 40%
2000 Associated Builders & Contractors - Positions 100%
2000 Business-Industry Political Action Committee - Positions 75%
2000 Consumer Federation of America - Positions 78%
2000 Small Business & Entrepreneurship Council - Positions 80%
2000 United States Chamber of Commerce - Positions 80%
1999-2006 National Ready Mixed Concrete Association - Positions 93%
1999-2004 National Ready Mixed Concrete Association - Positions 80%
1999-2000 National Federation of Independent Business - Positions 84%
1999-2000 Public Citizen's Congress Watch - Positions 0%
1999-2000 United States Public Interest Research Group - Positions 25%
1999 Associated Builders & Contractors - Positions 100%
1999 Business-Industry Political Action Committee - Positions 92%
1999 Consumer Federation of America - Positions 8%
1999 United States Chamber of Commerce - Positions 96%
1999 United States Public Interest Research Group - Positions 68%
1998 Associated Builders & Contractors - Positions 91%
1998 Consumer Federation of America - Positions 40%
1998 Small Business & Entrepreneurship Council - Positions 75%
1998 United States Chamber of Commerce - Positions 89%
1997-1998 National Federation of Independent Business - Positions 100%
1997-1998 Public Citizen's Congress Watch - Positions 26%
1997-1998 United States Public Interest Research Group - Positions 68%
1997 Associated Builders & Contractors - Positions 100%
1997 Business-Industry Political Action Committee - Positions 78%
1997 Consumer Federation of America - Positions 50%
1997 National Federation of Independent Business - Positions 100%
1997 Public Citizen's Congress Watch - Positions 45%
1997 United States Chamber of Commerce - Positions 90%
1996 Business-Industry Political Action Committee - Positions 83%
1996 Consumer Federation of America - Positions 31%
1996 United States Chamber of Commerce - Positions 94%
1995-1996 Associated Builders & Contractors - Positions 77%
1995-1996 National Federation of Independent Business - Positions 91%
1995-1996 Public Citizen's Congress Watch - Positions 30%
1995-1996 United States Public Interest Research Group - Positions 47%
1995 Associated Builders & Contractors - Positions 82%

Civil Liberties and Civil Rights

2010 Americans for Democratic Action - Positions 40%
2010 Drum Major Institute for Public Policy/TheMiddleClass.org - Positions 0%
2009-2010 American Civil Liberties Union - Positions 38%
2009-2010 Human Rights Campaign - Positions 43%
2009-2010 Irregular Times/Progressive Patriots/That's My Congress - Net Congressional Score 48%
2009-2010 Irregular Times/Progressive Patriots/That's My Congress - Progressive Action Score 26%
2009-2010 Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights - Positions 24%
2009-2010 National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) - Positions 43%
2009-2010 United States Campaign to End the Israeli Occupation - Positions on International Middle East Human Rights -4%
2009 Americans for Democratic Action - Positions 20%
2009 Drum Major Institute for Public Policy/TheMiddleClass.org - Positions 42%
2009 Irregular Times/Progressive Patriots/That's My Congress - Regressive Action Score 24%
2009 National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) - Positions 40%
2009 United States Campaign to End the Israeli Occupation - Positions on International Middle East Human Rights -3%
2008 Americans for Democratic Action - Positions 40%
2008 Drum Major Institute for Public Policy/TheMiddleClass.org - Positions on Middle Class Advocacy 60
2007-2008 American Civil Liberties Union - Positions 30%
2007-2008 Human Rights Campaign - Positions 15%
2007-2008 Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights - Positions on Civil and Human 17
2007-2008 National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) - Positions on Civil Rights and Social Justice Issues 50%
2007-2008 National Organization for Women - Positions 38%
2007-2008 The Arc - Positions 0%
2007-2008 United States Campaign to End the Israeli Occupation - Positions on International Middle East Human Rights -4
2007 American Civil Liberties Union - Positions 17
2007 Americans for Democratic Action - Positions 20%
2007 Drum Major Institute for Public Policy/TheMiddleClass.org - Positions on Middle Class Advocacy 30
2007 Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights - Positions 20%
2007 League of Women Voters - Civil Liberties and Civil Rights Score 0%
2007 National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) - Positions 44%
2007 National Council of La Raza - Positions 0
2007 PFLAG, Parents, Families and Friends of Lesbians and Gays - Positions 0%
2007 United States Campaign to End the Israeli Occupation - Positions on International Middle East Human Rights -2
2007 United To End Genocide - Positions on Darfur B
2006-2012 Global Exchange - Percent Loyalty to Finance, Insurance, Real Estate Lobby 75%
2006 Americans for Democratic Action - Positions 10%
2006 Drum Major Institute for Public Policy/TheMiddleClass.org - Positions 0%
2006 Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights - Positions 30%
2006 United To End Genocide - Positions on Darfur D
2005-2006 American Civil Liberties Union - Positions 45%
2005-2006 Human Rights Campaign - Positions 0%
2005-2006 Iranian American Political Action Committee - Positions 50%
2005-2006 National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) - Positions 44%
2005-2006 National Organization for Women - Positions 14%
2005-2006 The Arc - Positions 33%
2005-2006 United States Campaign to End the Israeli Occupation - Positions on International Middle East Human Rights -6
2005 Americans for Democratic Action - Positions 15%
2005 Drum Major Institute for Public Policy/TheMiddleClass.org - Positions 0%
2005 Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights - Positions 11%
2005 National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) - Positions 35%
2005 National Council of La Raza - Positions 33%
2005 National Organization for Women - Positions 29%
2004 Americans for Democratic Action - Positions 20%
2004 Center for International Policy - Positions 100%
2004 Drum Major Institute for Public Policy/TheMiddleClass.org - Positions 0%
2004 National Council of La Raza - Positions 100%
2003-2004 American Civil Liberties Union - Positions 25%
2003-2004 Human Rights Campaign - Positions 0%
2003-2004 Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights - Positions 11%
2003-2004 League of United Latin American Citizens - Positions 33%
2003-2004 National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) - Positions 37%
2003-2004 United States Campaign to End the Israeli Occupation - Positions on International Middle East Human Rights -4
2003 Americans for Democratic Action - Positions 15%
2003 Drum Major Institute for Public Policy/TheMiddleClass.org - Positions 50%
2003 Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights - Positions 0%
2003 National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) - Positions 30%
2003 United States Campaign to End the Israeli Occupation - Positions on International Middle East Human Rights -2
2001-2002 American Civil Liberties Union - Positions 27%
2001-2002 Human Rights Campaign - Positions 0%
2001-2002 Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights - Positions 25%
2001-2002 League of United Latin American Citizens - Positions 22%
2001-2002 National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) - Positions 28%
2001-2002 People for the American Way - Positions 12%
2001 American Civil Liberties Union - Positions 22%
2001 Human Rights Campaign - Positions 0%
2001 League of United Latin American Citizens - Positions 18%
2001 National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) - Positions 21%
2000 American Civil Liberties Union - Positions 29%
2000 League of United Latin American Citizens - Positions 30%
2000 National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) - Positions 53%
1999-2000 Common Cause - Lifetime Score 0%
1999-2000 Human Rights Campaign - Positions 20%
1999-2000 Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights - Positions 38%
1999 American Civil Liberties Union - Positions 31%
1999 Human Rights Campaign - Positions 0%
1999 National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) - Positions 45%
1998 National Organization for Women - Positions 15%
1997-1998 American Civil Liberties Union - Positions 31%
1997-1998 Campaign for a Color Blind America - Positions 0%
1997-1998 Home School Legal Defense Association - Positions 80%
1997-1998 Human Rights Campaign - Positions 12%
1997-1998 Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights - Positions 44%
1997-1998 League of United Latin American Citizens - Positions 46%
1997 American Civil Liberties Union - Positions 33%
1996 American Civil Liberties Union - Positions 25%
1995-1996 Human Rights Campaign - Positions 33%
1995-1996 Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights - Positions 25%
1995-1996 National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) - Positions 20%

Conservative

2010 American Conservative Union - Positions 50%
2010 American Conservative Union - Lifetime Score 69%
2010 Eagle Forum - Positions 55%
2010 National Journal - Conservative on Foreign Policy Score 59%
2010 National Journal - Conservative Composite Score 60%
2010 The John Birch Society - Positions (May 2010 - September 2010) 80%
2009-2010 Americans for Prosperity - Positions 85%
2009-2010 Campaign for Working Families - Positions 83%
2009-2010 Concerned Women for America - Positions 91%
2009-2010 The John Birch Society - Positions (Full Session) 67%
2009-2010 The John Birch Society - Positions (November 2009 - June 2010) 67%
2009-2010 The John Birch Society - Positions (January 2009 - June 2010 62%
2009 American Conservative Union - Lifetime Score 70%
2009 American Conservative Union - Positions 76%
2009 Campaign for Working Families - Positions 100%
2009 ConservAmerica - Positions 89
2009 Eagle Forum - Positions 90%
2009 National Journal - Composite Conservative Score 61%
2009 National Journal - Conservative on Foreign Policy Score 58%
2009 The John Birch Society - Positions (January 2009 - June 2009) 60%
2009 The John Birch Society - Positions (June 2009 - November 2009) 60%
2009 The John Birch Society - Positions (Full Year) 60%
2008 American Conservative Union - Positions 61%
2008 Eagle Forum - Positions 80%
2008 National Journal - Composite Conservative Score 59.8%
2008 National Journal - Conservative on Foreign Policy Score 58%
2007-2009 The New American - Positions on Conservative Issues 47%
2007-2008 Americans for Prosperity - Positions 52%
2007-2008 Campaign for Working Families - Positions on Conservative Issues 94
2007-2008 Concerned Women for America - Positions 86%
2007-2008 ConservAmerica - Positions 94
2007-2008 The John Birch Society - Positions 47%
2007 American Conservative Union - Positions 68%
2007 Americans for Prosperity - Positions 72%
2007 ConservAmerica - Positions 93
2007 Eagle Forum - Positions 58%
2007 GOPUSA - Positions 14%
2007 National Journal - Composite Conservative Score 58.3%
2007 National Journal - Conservative on Foreign Policy Score 56%
2007 The John Birch Society - Conservative Index Score 70%
2006 American Conservative Union - Positions 68%
2006 Americans for Prosperity - Positions 47%
2006 ConservAmerica - Positions 83
2006 Eagle Forum - Positions 57%
2006 National Journal - Conservative on Foreign Policy Score 44%
2006 National Journal - Composite Conservative Score 50%
2006 The John Birch Society - Positions 20%
2005-2006 Campaign for Working Families - Positions 83%
2005-2006 Concerned Women for America - Positions 100%
2005 American Conservative Union - Positions 64%
2005 ConservAmerica - Positions 71
2005 Eagle Forum - Positions 73%
2005 National Journal - Composite Conservative Score 49%
2005 National Journal - Conservative on Foreign Policy Score 47%
2005 National Journal - Conservative on Economic Policy Score 54%
2005 The John Birch Society - Positions 0%
2004 American Conservative Union - Positions 67%
2004 Christian Action Network - Lifetime Score 89%
2004 Eagle Forum - Positions 58%
2004 National Journal - Conservative on Foreign Policy Score 46%
2004 The John Birch Society - Positions (Spring) 13%
2004 The John Birch Society - Positions (Fall) 40%
2003-2004 Campaign for Working Families - Positions 80%
2003-2004 Concerned Women for America - Positions 95%
2003 American Conservative Union - Positions 68%
2003 Campaign for Working Families - Positions 77%
2003 Concerned Women for America - Positions 92%
2003 Eagle Forum - Positions 62%
2003 National Journal - Composite Conservative Score 55%
2003 National Journal - Conservative on Foreign Policy Score 49%
2003 The John Birch Society - Positions (Summer) 25%
2002 American Conservative Union - Positions 80%
2002 Eagle Forum - Positions 47%
2002 National Journal - Composite Conservative Score 60%
2002 National Journal - Conservative on Foreign Policy Score 46%
2002 The John Birch Society - Positions 35%
2001-2010 Keep America Safe - Positions 88%
2001-2002 Campaign for Working Families - Positions 76%
2001-2002 Concerned Women for America - Positions 79%
2001 American Conservative Union - Positions 68%
2001 National Journal - Conservative on Foreign Policy Score 47%
2001 The John Birch Society - Positions 50%
2000 American Conservative Union - Positions 64%
2000 Concerned Women for America - Positions 86%
2000 National Journal - Conservative on Foreign Policy Score 47%
2000 The John Birch Society - Positions 53%
1999 American Conservative Union - Positions 60%
1999 National Journal - Conservative on Defense/Foreign Policy Score 53%
1999 National Journal - Conservative on Economic Policy Score 84%
1999 The John Birch Society - Positions 57%
1998 American Conservative Union - Positions 56%
1998 National Journal - Conservative on Defense/Foreign Policy Score 37%
1998 The John Birch Society - Positions 30%
1997-1998 60 Plus Association - Positions 80%
1997-1998 Concerned Women for America - Positions 25%
1997 American Conservative Union - Positions 67%
1997 The John Birch Society - Positions 28%
1996 American Conservative Union - Positions 79%
1996 National Journal - Conservative on Defense/Foreign Policy Score 31%
1995-1996 60 Plus Association - Positions 100%
1995-1996 Concerned Women for America - Positions 100%
1995-1996 The John Birch Society - Positions 33%
1995 American Conservative Union - Lifetime Score 77%
1995 American Conservative Union - Positions 68%
1994 American Conservative Union - Positions 81%
1993 American Conservative Union - Positions 0%

Defense

2009-2010 Center for Security Policy - Positions 75%
2009-2010 Council for a Livable World - Positions 66%
2009-2010 PeacePAC - Positions (PeacePAC is sister organization of Council for a Livable World rating House Only) 66%
2007-2008 Center for Security Policy - Positions 57%
2007-2008 Council for a Livable World - Positions 25%
2007 Council for a Livable World - Positions 28%
2007 Voices for Creative Nonviolence - Iraq-Afghanistan Supplemental Spending Score 17%
2006 Women's Action for New Directions (WAND) and-WILL - Positions 50%
2005-2006 Center for Security Policy - Positions 65%
2005 PeacePAC - Positions 38%
2003-2004 PeacePAC - Positions 64%
2003-2004 Women's Action for New Directions (WAND) and-WILL - Positions 29%
2001-2010 Keep America Safe - Positions 88%
2001-2002 Council for a Livable World - Positions 44%
2001-2002 Women's Action for New Directions (WAND) and-WILL - Positions 27%
1999-2000 PeacePAC - Positions 71%
1999 National Journal - Conservative on Defense/Foreign Policy Score 53%
1998-2002 Center for Security Policy - Positions 44%
1998 National Journal - Conservative on Defense/Foreign Policy Score 37%
1998 National Journal - Liberal on Defense/Foreign Policy Score 61%
1997-1998 PeacePAC - Positions 50%
1997 Center for Security Policy - Positions 56%
1996 Center for Security Policy - Positions 43%
1996 National Journal - Conservative on Defense/Foreign Policy Score 31%
1996 National Journal - Liberal on Foreign\Defense Policy 67%
1996 PeacePAC - Positions 80%

Employment and Affirmative Action

2010 Federally Employed Women - Positions 40%
2009-2010 National Association for the Self-Employed - U.S. House Score 50%
2009 Federally Employed Women - Positions 30%
2009 Women Employed - Positions 0%
2008 Center for Worker Freedom - Positions 56%
2008 Latin America Working Group - Positions 0%
2007-2008 Federally Employed Women - Equality in Government Score 30
2007 Center for Worker Freedom - Positions 72%
2007 Federally Employed Women - Positions 30%
2007 National Employment Lawyers Association - Positions 33%
2005-2006 Business and Professional Women USA - Positions 50%
2005-2006 Federally Employed Women - Positions 40%
2005-2006 National Active and Retired Federal Employees Association - Positions 67%
2004 Workplace Fairness - Positions 0%
2003-2004 Business and Professional Women USA - Positions 46%
2003-2004 Federally Employed Women - Positions 0%
2003-2004 National Active and Retired Federal Employees Association - Positions 40%
2003-2004 National Association for the Self-Employed - Positions 71%
2003 Business and Professional Women USA - Positions 29%
2003 United Auto Workers - Positions on Workplace Rights 0%
2003 Workplace Fairness - Positions 0%
2002 American Benefits Council - Positions 60%
2002 National Active and Retired Federal Employees Association - Positions 0%
2001-2002 Business and Professional Women USA - Positions 9%
2001-2002 National Association for the Self-Employed - Positions 71%
2001 American Benefits Council - Positions 100%
2000 American Benefits Council - Positions 100%
1999-2000 National Active and Retired Federal Employees Association - Positions 0%
1996 Communications Workers of America - Positions on Workplace Rights 67%
1996 United Auto Workers - Positions on Workplace Rights 15%
1995-1996 International Association of Fire Fighters - Positions on Workplace Rights 22%
1995-1996 National Active and Retired Federal Employees Association - Positions 20%
1995 United Food & Commercial Workers - Positions on Workplace Rights 0%

Entitlements and the Safety Net

2010 Sargent Shriver National Center on Poverty Law - Positions 63%
2009-2010 Service Employees International Union (SEIU) - Positions 13%
2009 Alliance for Retired Americans - Positions 20%
2009 Alliance for Retired Americans - Lifetime Score 17%
2009 Sargent Shriver National Center on Poverty Law - Positions 44
2009 Service Employees International Union (SEIU) - Positions 20%
2008 Alliance for Retired Americans - Lifetime Score 17%
2008 Alliance for Retired Americans - Positions 60%
2008 Sargent Shriver National Center on Poverty Law - Positions 59%
2008 Service Employees International Union (SEIU) - Positions 50%
2007 Alliance for Retired Americans - Positions 40%
2007 Sargent Shriver National Center on Poverty Law - Positions on Poverty Action C
2007 Service Employees International Union (SEIU) - Positions 42%
2006 Alliance for Retired Americans - Positions 0%
2006 Service Employees International Union (SEIU) - Positions 22%
2006 The Retired Enlisted Association - Retired Military Benefits Issues Score 0%
2005 Alliance for Retired Americans - Positions 0%
2005 Service Employees International Union (SEIU) - Positions 13%
2004 Alliance for Retired Americans - Positions 25%
2004 Service Employees International Union (SEIU) - Positions 29%
2003 Alliance for Retired Americans - Positions 10%
2003 Service Employees International Union (SEIU) - Positions 0%
2002 Alliance for Retired Americans - Positions 0%
2002 American Benefits Council - Positions 60%
2002 Service Employees International Union (SEIU) - Positions 10%
2001-2002 National Committee to Preserve Social Security and Medicare - Positions 31%
2001 Alliance for Retired Americans - Positions 0%
2001 American Benefits Council - Positions 100%
2001 Service Employees International Union (SEIU) - Positions 25%
2000 American Benefits Council - Positions 100%
2000 National Council of Senior Citizens - Positions 20%
2000 Service Employees International Union (SEIU) - Positions 0%
1999-2000 National Committee to Preserve Social Security and Medicare - Positions 33%
1999-2000 United Seniors Association - Positions 90%
1999 National Council of Senior Citizens - Positions 30%
1999 United Seniors Association - Positions 100%
1998 National Council of Senior Citizens - Positions 40%
1997-1998 60 Plus Association - Positions 80%
1997-1998 National Committee to Preserve Social Security and Medicare - Positions 25%
1997 National Council of Senior Citizens - Positions 25%
1996 National Council of Senior Citizens - Positions 30%
1995-1996 60 Plus Association - Positions 100%
1995-1996 National Committee to Preserve Social Security and Medicare - Positions 27%

Environment

2010 League of Conservation Voters - Lifetime Score 59%
2010 League of Conservation Voters - Positions 70%
2009-2010 Defenders of Wildlife Action Fund - Positions 57%
2009-2010 League of Conservation Voters - Positions 58%
2009 ConservAmerica - Positions 89
2009 Defenders of Wildlife Action Fund - Positions 60%
2009 Environment America - Positions 73%
2009 League of Conservation Voters - Positions 50%
2008 Environment America - Positions 92%
2007-2008 ConservAmerica - Positions 94
2007-2008 Defenders of Wildlife Action Fund - Positions 75%
2007-2008 League of Conservation Voters - Positions 70%
2007 ConservAmerica - Positions 93
2007 Defenders of Wildlife Action Fund - Positions 70%
2007 League of Conservation Voters - First Session Score 70%
2006-2012 Global Exchange - Percent Loyalty to Finance, Insurance, Real Estate Lobby 75%
2006 ConservAmerica - Positions 83
2006 League of Conservation Voters - Positions 75%
2006 Women's Action for New Directions (WAND) and-WILL - Positions 50%
2005-2006 American Forest and Paper Association - Positions 50%
2005-2006 American Lands Alliance - Positions 67%
2005-2006 American Wilderness Coalition - Positions 66%
2005-2006 Defenders of Wildlife Action Fund - Positions 60%
2005-2006 Partnership for America - Positions 37%
2005 American Wilderness Coalition - Positions 67%
2005 ConservAmerica - Positions 71
2005 League of Conservation Voters - Positions 50%
2004 Center for International Policy - Positions 100%
2004 Defenders of Wildlife Action Fund - Positions 60%
2003-2004 American Lands Alliance - Positions 50%
2003-2004 American Wilderness Coalition - Positions 45%
2003-2004 League of Conservation Voters - Positions 52%
2003-2004 National Parks Conservation Association - Positions 84%
2003-2004 Women's Action for New Directions (WAND) and-WILL - Positions 29%
2003 American Lands Alliance - Positions 38%
2003 Defenders of Wildlife Action Fund - Positions 60%
2003 League of Conservation Voters - Positions 55%
2003 Sierra Club - Positions 50%
2002 Californians for Population Stabilization - Positions 33%
2001-2002 American Wilderness Coalition - Positions 60%
2001-2002 League of Conservation Voters - Positions 59%
2001-2002 Women's Action for New Directions (WAND) and-WILL - Positions 27%
2001 Californians for Population Stabilization - Positions 50%
1999-2000 American Lands Alliance - Positions 50%
1999-2000 League of Conservation Voters - Positions 50%
1999-2000 National Parks Conservation Association - Positions 100%
1999 League of Conservation Voters - Positions 38%
1998 League of Conservation Voters - Positions 62%
1997 League of Conservation Voters - Positions 56%
1995-1996 League of Conservation Voters - Positions 50%
1994 Competitive Enterprise Institute - Environment Score 38%

Fiscally Conservative

2010 FreedomWorks - Positions 72%
2010 National Journal - Conservative on Economic Policy Score 59%
2010 National Journal - Liberal on Economic Policy Score 40%
2010 The Club for Growth - Positions 67%
2009-2010 Americans for Prosperity - Positions 85%
2009-2010 National Tax Limitation Committee - Positions 64%
2009 FreedomWorks - Positions 90%
2009 Heritage Alliance - Positions 58%
2009 National Journal - Conservative on Economic Policy Score 62%
2009 National Taxpayers Union - Positions 61%
2009 Republican Liberty Caucus - Positions on Personal Liberties 54%
2009 Republican Liberty Caucus - Economic Liberties Score 66%
2009 The Club for Growth - Positions 62%
2008 FreedomWorks - Positions 53%
2008 National Journal - Conservative on Economic Policy Score 61%
2008 National Taxpayers Union - Fiscally Conservative Score C
2008 The Club for Growth - Positions 60%
2007-2008 Americans for Prosperity - Positions 52%
2007-2008 National Tax Limitation Committee - Positions 76%
2007 Americans for Prosperity - Positions 72%
2007 Americans for Tax Reform - Positions 65%
2007 FreedomWorks - Positions 58%
2007 GOPUSA - Positions 14%
2007 National Journal - Conservative on Economic Policy Score 60%
2007 National Taxpayers Union - Fiscally Conservative Score C
2007 Republican Liberty Caucus - Economic Liberties Score 62%
2007 Republican Liberty Caucus - Positions on Personal Liberties 61%
2007 The Club for Growth - Positions 45%
2006 Americans for Prosperity - Positions 47%
2006 Americans for Tax Reform - Positions 77%
2006 FreedomWorks - Positions 58%
2006 National Journal - Conservative on Economic Policy Score 53%
2006 National Taxpayers Union - Positions 50%
2006 The Club for Growth - Positions 49%
2005-2006 National Tax Limitation Committee - Positions 56%
2005-2006 Partnership for America - Positions 37%
2005 Americans for Tax Reform - Positions 75%
2005 FreedomWorks - Positions 59%
2005 National Taxpayers Union - Positions 50%
2005 Republican Liberty Caucus - Positions on Personal Liberties 55%
2005 Republican Liberty Caucus - Economic Liberties Score 65%
2005 Republican Liberty Caucus - Positions 60%
2004 Americans for Tax Reform - Positions 90%
2004 National Journal - Conservative on Economic Policy Score 56%
2004 National Taxpayers Union - Positions 56%
2004 Republican Liberty Caucus - Positions 55%
2003-2004 FreedomWorks - Positions 55%
2003-2004 National Tax Limitation Committee - Positions 60%
2003-2004 The Cato Institute - Trade Subsidy Votes Score 100%
2003-2004 The Cato Institute - Trade Barrier Votes Score 91%
2003 Americans for Tax Reform - Positions 70%
2003 National Journal - Conservative on Economic Policy Score 59%
2003 National Taxpayers Union - Positions 57%
2003 Republican Liberty Caucus - Positions on Conservative Issues 70
2003 Republican Liberty Caucus - Positions on Conservative Issues 70
2003 Republican Liberty Caucus - Positions on Conservative Issues 70
2002 Americans for Tax Reform - Positions 80%
2002 National Journal - Conservative on Economic Policy Score 80%
2002 National Taxpayers Union - Positions 59%
2002 Republican Liberty Caucus - Positions on Conservative Issues 69
2002 Republican Liberty Caucus - Positions on Conservative Issues 69
2002 Republican Liberty Caucus - Positions on Conservative Issues 69
2001-2002 FreedomWorks - Positions 75%
2001-2002 National Tax Limitation Committee - Positions 83%
2001-2002 The Cato Institute - Trade Barrier Votes Score 73%
2001-2002 The Cato Institute - Trade Subsidy Votes Score 43%
2001 Americans for Tax Reform - Positions 80%
2001 National Journal - Conservative on Economic Policy Score 61%
2001 National Taxpayers Union - Positions 60%
2001 Republican Liberty Caucus - Positions 73%
2000 Americans for Tax Reform - Positions 75%
2000 Legion for the Survival of Freedom, Inc. (formerly Liberty Lobby) - Positions 33%
2000 National Journal - Conservative on Economic Policy Score 52%
2000 Republican Liberty Caucus - Positions 60%
1999-2000 National Tax Limitation Committee - Positions 59%
1999-2000 The Cato Institute - Trade Barrier Votes Score 89%
1999-2000 The Cato Institute - Trade Subsidy Votes Score 20%
1999 Americans for Tax Reform - Positions 60%
1999 Legion for the Survival of Freedom, Inc. (formerly Liberty Lobby) - Positions 50%
1999 National Taxpayers Union - Positions 69%
1998 Americans for Tax Reform - Positions 60%
1998 National Journal - Conservative on Economic Policy Score 58%
1998 National Taxpayers Union - Spending Score 51%
1997-1998 National Tax Limitation Committee - Positions 58%
1997-1998 The Cato Institute - Trade Subsidy Votes Score 50%
1997 Legion for the Survival of Freedom, Inc. (formerly Liberty Lobby) - Positions 0%
1997 National Taxpayers Union - Spending Score 58%
1996 National Journal - Conservative on Economic Policy Score 54%
1995-1996 National Tax Limitation Committee - Positions 82%
1995 Legion for the Survival of Freedom, Inc. (formerly Liberty Lobby) - Positions 40%
1995 National Taxpayers Union - Spending Score 85%
1994 Competitive Enterprise Institute - Spending Score 61%
1994 Competitive Enterprise Institute - Total Score 61%
1994 Competitive Enterprise Institute - Taxes Score 100%
1994 Competitive Enterprise Institute - Trade Score 50%
1994 Competitive Enterprise Institute - Deregulation Score 100%
1994 Competitive Enterprise Institute - Budget Score 71%
1994 Competitive Enterprise Institute - Environment Score 38%
1994 Competitive Enterprise Institute - Positions on Agriculture 0%

Fiscally Liberal

2009-2010 Irregular Times/Progressive Patriots/That's My Congress - Regressive Action Score 30
2009-2010 NETWORK, A National Catholic Social Justice Lobby - Positions 50%
2009 Irregular Times/Progressive Patriots/That's My Congress - Progressive Action Score 24%
2009 National Journal - Liberal on Economic Policy Score 37%
2009 NETWORK, A National Catholic Social Justice Lobby - Positions 66%
2008 National Journal - Liberal on Economic Policy Score 39%
2008 NETWORK, A National Catholic Social Justice Lobby - Positions 54%
2007-2008 Irregular Times/Progressive Patriots/That's My Congress - Progressive Action Score 29%
2007-2008 Irregular Times/Progressive Patriots/That's My Congress - Oath of Office Score 0%
2007-2008 Progressive Democrats of America - Positions 33%
2007 National Journal - Liberal on Economic Policy Score 40%
2007 NETWORK, A National Catholic Social Justice Lobby - Positions on Social Justice and Peace 46
2006 National Journal - Liberal on Economic Policy Score 46%
2006 NETWORK, A National Catholic Social Justice Lobby - Positions 60%
2005-2006 Freedom Democrats - Positions on Economic Issues 35%
2005-2006 Irregular Times/Progressive Patriots/That's My Congress - Regressive Conservative Action Score 29%
2005 National Journal - Liberal on Economic Policy Score 46%
2005 NETWORK, A National Catholic Social Justice Lobby - Positions 33%
2004 National Journal - Liberal on Economic Policy Score 44%
2004 NETWORK, A National Catholic Social Justice Lobby - Positions 25%
2003 NETWORK, A National Catholic Social Justice Lobby - Positions 33%
2002 National Journal - Liberal on Economic Policy Score 19%
2002 NETWORK, A National Catholic Social Justice Lobby - Positions 0%
2001-2002 People for the American Way - Positions 12%
2000 National Journal - Liberal on Economic Policy Score 46%
2000 NETWORK, A National Catholic Social Justice Lobby - Positions 50%
1999 National Journal - Liberal on Economic Policy Score 0%
1999 NETWORK, A National Catholic Social Justice Lobby - Positions 18%
1998 National Journal - Liberal on Economic Policy Score 42%
1998 NETWORK, A National Catholic Social Justice Lobby - Positions 47%
1996 National Journal - Liberal on Economic Policy Score 45%
1996 NETWORK, A National Catholic Social Justice Lobby - Positions 33%
1995 The Libertarian Party - Positions 60%
1995 The Libertarian Party - Positions 40%
1995 The Libertarian Party - Positions 20%

Foreign Affairs

2010 American Security Council Foundation - Positions 60%
2010 Citizens for Global Solutions - Global Issues Score C
2010 Latin America Working Group - Positions (House only) 0%
2010 National Journal - Conservative on Foreign Policy Score 59%
2010 National Journal - Liberal on Foreign Policy Score 41%
2010 Peace Action - Positions 50%
2010 Peace Action West - Positions 50%
2009-2010 ACT! for America - Positions 70%
2009-2010 Council for a Livable World - Positions 66%
2009-2010 PeacePAC - Positions (PeacePAC is sister organization of Council for a Livable World rating House Only) 66%
2009-2010 United States Campaign to End the Israeli Occupation - Positions on International Middle East Human Rights -4%
2009-2010 USA Engage - Positions 60%
2009-2010 Washington Report on Middle East Affairs (WRMEA) - Positions 30%
2009 American Security Council Foundation - Positions 100%
2009 Friends Committee on National Legislation - Positions 33%
2009 Latin America Working Group - Positions 25%
2009 National Journal - Liberal on Foreign Policy Score 41%
2009 National Journal - Conservative on Foreign Policy Score 58%
2009 NewPolicy.org - Positions on International Middle East Policy Advocacy 0%
2009 Peace Action West - Positions 38%
2009 United States Campaign to End the Israeli Occupation - Positions on International Middle East Human Rights -3%
2008 Armenian National Committee of America - Positions on Armenian American Issues C+
2008 Citizens for Global Solutions - Global Issues Score C-
2008 Friends Committee on National Legislation - Positions 50%
2008 National Journal - Liberal on Foreign Policy Score 42%
2008 National Journal - Conservative on Foreign Policy Score 58%
2008 Peace Action West - Positions 25%
2008 Resolve Uganda - Lifetime Score C
2007-2009 Citizens for Global Solutions - Global Issues Score C
2007-2008 ACT! for America - Positions 83%
2007-2008 American Security Council Foundation - Positions 90%
2007-2008 Council for a Livable World - Positions 25%
2007-2008 National Foreign Trade Council - Positions 67%
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 -4
2007-2008 USA Engage - Positions on Trade and Engagement B+
2007-2008 Washington Report on Middle East Affairs (WRMEA) - Positions +1
2007 Citizens for Global Solutions - Global Issues Score C-
2007 Council for a Livable World - Positions 28%
2007 Friends Committee on National Legislation - Positions 55%
2007 Latin America Working Group - Positions 20%
2007 National Journal - Liberal on Foreign Policy Score 43%
2007 Peace Action West - Positions 36%
2007 United States Campaign to End the Israeli Occupation - Positions on International Middle East Human Rights -2
2007 United To End Genocide - Positions on Darfur B
2007 Voices for Creative Nonviolence - Iraq-Afghanistan Supplemental Spending Score 17%
2006-2012 Global Exchange - Percent Loyalty to Finance, Insurance, Real Estate Lobby 75%
2006 Citizens for Global Solutions - Global Issues Score B+
2006 Latin America Working Group - Positions 10%
2006 National Journal - Conservative on Foreign Policy Score 44%
2006 National Journal - Liberal on Foreign Policy Score 55%
2006 Peace Action - Positions 36%
2006 Peace Action West - Positions 36%
2006 United To End Genocide - Positions on Darfur D
2006 Washington Report on Middle East Affairs (WRMEA) - Positions 63%
2005-2006 ACT! for America - Positions 65%
2005-2006 Friends Committee on National Legislation - Positions 56%
2005-2006 National Foreign Trade Council - Positions 83%
2005-2006 Nuclear Age Peace Foundation - Positions 25%
2005-2006 United States Campaign to End the Israeli Occupation - Positions on International Middle East Human Rights -6
2005 Citizens for Global Solutions - Global Issues Score A
2005 Council on American-Islamic Relations - Positions 0%
2005 Latin America Working Group - Positions 50%
2005 National Journal - Liberal on Foreign Policy Score 52%
2005 National Journal - Conservative on Foreign Policy Score 47%
2005 Peace Action - Positions 42%
2005 PeacePAC - Positions 38%
2004 Center for International Policy - Positions 100%
2004 Friends Committee on National Legislation - Positions 50%
2004 Latin America Working Group - Positions 43%
2004 National Journal - Liberal on Foreign Policy Score 53%
2004 National Journal - Conservative on Foreign Policy Score 46%
2004 Nuclear Age Peace Foundation - Positions 100%
2004 Peace Action - Positions 40%
2003-2004 ACT! for America - Positions 75%
2003-2004 American Muslims for Jerusalem - Positions on International Middle East Policy Advocacy -6
2003-2004 American Security Council Foundation - Positions 56%
2003-2004 Friends Committee on National Legislation - Positions 60%
2003-2004 National Foreign Trade Council - Positions 83%
2003-2004 PeacePAC - Positions 64%
2003-2004 United States Campaign to End the Israeli Occupation - Positions on International Middle East Human Rights -4
2003-2004 USA Engage - Positions 80%
2003-2004 Washington Report on Middle East Affairs (WRMEA) - Positions 63%
2003 Friends Committee on National Legislation - Positions 67%
2003 Latin America Working Group - Positions 44%
2003 National Journal - Conservative on Foreign Policy Score 49%
2003 National Journal - Liberal on Foreign Policy Score 50%
2003 Nuclear Age Peace Foundation - Positions 0%
2003 Peace Action - Positions 56%
2003 United States Campaign to End the Israeli Occupation - Positions on International Middle East Human Rights -2
2002-2003 Citizens for Global Solutions - Positions 56%
2002 American Security Council Foundation - Positions 75%
2002 National Journal - Conservative on Foreign Policy Score 46%
2002 Peace Action - Positions 30%
2001-2002 American Foreign Service Association - Positions 100%
2001-2002 American Muslims for Jerusalem - Positions on International Middle East Policy Advocacy -5
2001-2002 Council for a Livable World - Positions 44%
2001-2002 Friends Committee on National Legislation - Positions 21%
2001-2002 National Foreign Trade Council - Postions 83%
2001-2002 USA Engage - Positions 80%
2001 Friends Committee on National Legislation - Positions 29%
2001 National Journal - Liberal on Foreign Policy Score 49%
2001 Peace Action - Positions 25%
2001 Washington Report on Middle East Affairs (WRMEA) - Positions 67%
2000 Friends Committee on National Legislation - Positions 82%
2000 National Foreign Trade Council - Positions 83%
2000 National Journal - Liberal on Foreign Policy Score 51%
2000 National Journal - Conservative on Foreign Policy Score 47%
2000 Peace Action - Positions 50%
1999-2000 PeacePAC - Positions 71%
1999 Friends Committee on National Legislation - Positions 29%
1999 National Journal - Conservative on Defense/Foreign Policy Score 53%
1999 Peace Action - Positions 63%
1998-2002 Center for Security Policy - Positions 44%
1998 Friends Committee on National Legislation - Positions 38%
1998 National Journal - Liberal on Defense/Foreign Policy Score 61%
1998 National Journal - Conservative on Defense/Foreign Policy Score 37%
1998 Peace Action - Positions 38%
1997-1998 PeacePAC - Positions 50%
1997 Center for Security Policy - Positions 56%
1997 Friends Committee on National Legislation - Positions 64%
1997 Peace Action - Positions 50%
1996 Center for Security Policy - Positions 43%
1996 National Journal - Conservative on Defense/Foreign Policy Score 31%
1996 National Journal - Liberal on Foreign\Defense Policy 67%
1996 Peace Action - Positions 60%
1996 PeacePAC - Positions 80%
1995-1996 Friends Committee on National Legislation - Peace and Justice Score 47%
1995 Peace Action - Positions 33%

Government Budget and Spending

2010 Citizens Against Government Waste - Positions 53%
2009 Citizens Against Government Waste - Positions 68%
2009 National Taxpayers Union - Positions 61%
2008 Citizens Against Government Waste - Lifetime Score 60%
2008 Citizens Against Government Waste - Positions 60%
2008 National Taxpayers Union - Fiscally Conservative Score C
2007 Citizens Against Government Waste - Positions 47%
2007 National Taxpayers Union - Fiscally Conservative Score C
2006 National Taxpayers Union - Positions 50%
2005-2006 Citizens Against Government Waste - Positions 61%
2005 Citizens Against Government Waste - Positions 61%
2005 National Taxpayers Union - Positions 50%
2005 Taxpayers for Common Sense - Positions 44%
2004 Citizens Against Government Waste - Positions 53%
2004 National Taxpayers Union - Positions 56%
2004 Taxpayers for Common Sense - Positions 38%
2003 Citizens Against Government Waste - Positions 54%
2003 National Taxpayers Union - Positions 57%
2003 Taxpayers for Common Sense - Positions 30%
2002 Citizens Against Government Waste - Positions 67%
2002 National Taxpayers Union - Positions 59%
2002 Taxpayers for Common Sense - Positions 33%
2001 Citizens Against Government Waste - Positions 70%
2001 National Taxpayers Union - Positions 60%
2001 Taxpayers for Common Sense - Positions 36%
2000 Citizens Against Government Waste - Positions 67%
2000 Taxpayers for Common Sense - Positions 50%
1999 Citizens Against Government Waste - Positions 65%
1999 National Taxpayers Union - Positions 69%
1999 Taxpayers for Common Sense - Positions 47
1998 Citizens Against Government Waste - Positions 61%
1998 National Taxpayers Union - Spending Score 51%
1998 Taxpayers for Common Sense - Positions 41%
1997 Citizens Against Government Waste - Positions 74%
1997 National Taxpayers Union - Spending Score 58%
1997 Taxpayers for Common Sense - Positions 47%
1996 Citizens Against Government Waste - Positions 47%
1995 Citizens Against Government Waste - Positions 74%
1995 National Taxpayers Union - Spending Score 85%
1994 Competitive Enterprise Institute - Budget Score 71%
1994 Competitive Enterprise Institute - Spending Score 61%

Health and Health Care

2010 American Public Health Association - Positions 40%
2010 American Society for Radiation Oncology - U.S. House Score 0%
2010 National Association of Social Workers - House of Representatives Score 0%
2010 Planned Parenthood Action Fund - Positions 0%
2009-2010 Alzheimer's Impact Movement - Positions 33%
2009-2010 American Hospital Association - Positions 75%
2009-2010 National Breast Cancer Coalition - Positions 25%
2009-2010 National Family Planning & Reproductive Health Association - House of Representatives Score 0%
2009-2010 National Right to Life Committee - Positions 100%
2009-2010 St. Joseph Health System - Positions 33%
2009 AIDS Drug Assistance Program (ADAP) Advocacy Association - Positions on AIDS Drug Assistance 25%
2009 American Nurses Association - Positions 0%
2009 American Public Health Association - Positions 44%
2009 American Society for Radiation Oncology - Positions 0%
2009 Association of University Centers on Disabilities - Positions 55%
2009 National Association of Social Workers - Positions 22%
2009 National Right to Life Committee - Positions 100%
2009 The Children's Health Fund - Positions 16%
2008 Academy of General Dentistry - Positions 100%
2008 American Public Health Association - Positions 67%
2008 National Association of Social Workers - Positions 20%
2008 Planned Parenthood Action Fund - Positions 8%
2008 The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society - U.S. House Score 33%
2007-2008 American Hospital Association - Positions 71%
2007-2008 National Association for Addiction Professionals (formerly National Association of Alcohol and Drug Abuse Counselors) - Positions 40%
2007-2008 National Breast Cancer Coalition - Positions 0%
2007-2008 National Family Planning & Reproductive Health Association - Positions 0%
2007-2008 National Right to Life Committee - Positions 100%
2007-2008 St. Joseph Health System - Positions 41
2007-2008 The American Geriatrics Society - Elderly Health Advocacy Score B-
2007 Academy of General Dentistry - Positions (House Only) 100%
2007 Alliance For Headache Disorders Advocacy - Positions 100%
2007 American Academy of Family Physicians - Positions 100%
2007 American Public Health Association - Positions 45%
2007 American Society for Radiation Oncology - Positions 50%
2007 Association of University Centers on Disabilities - Positions 40%
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 66%
2007 The Children's Health Fund - Positions 75%
2006 American Public Health Association - Positions 20%
2006 National Association of Social Workers - Positions on Professional Advocacy 60
2006 Planned Parenthood Action Fund - Positions 9%
2005-2006 AIDS United - Positions 0%
2005-2006 American Academy of Emergency Medicine - Positions 50%
2005-2006 American Hospital Association - Positions 78%
2005-2006 American Nurses Association - Positions 0%
2005-2006 National Association for Addiction Professionals (formerly National Association of Alcohol and Drug Abuse Counselors) - Positions 88%
2005-2006 National Breast Cancer Coalition - Positions 0%
2005-2006 National Family Planning & Reproductive Health Association - Positions 0%
2005-2006 National Right to Life Committee - Positions 100%
2005-2006 National Rural Health Association - Positions 0%
2005-2006 St. Joseph Health System - Positions 16%
2005 American Public Health Association - Positions 12%
2005 Parkinsons Action Network - Positions 0%
2005 The American College of Physicians - Positions 100%
2004 American College of Emergency Physicians - Positions 100%
2004 American Public Health Association - Positions 56%
2004 Citizens for Health - Whole Person Health Rating - Whole Person Health Score 50%
2003-2004 American Academy of Emergency Medicine - Positions 100%
2003-2004 National Breast Cancer Coalition - Positions 0%
2003-2004 National Right to Life Committee - Positions 100%
2003-2004 National Rural Health Association - Positions 100%
2003 American College of Emergency Physicians - Positions 100%
2003 American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists - Positions 100%
2003 American Public Health Association - Positions 25%
2003 American Society of Anesthesiologists - Positions 100%
2003 Global AIDS Alliance - Positions 25%
2002 American College of Emergency Physicians - Positions 100%
2002 American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists - Positions 100%
2002 American Public Health Association - Positions 0%
2002 Pennsylvania State Nurses Association - Positions 67%
2001-2002 National Association of Social Workers - Positions 12%
2001-2002 National Breast Cancer Coalition - Positions 0%
2001-2002 National Right to Life Committee - Positions 100%
2001 AIDS United - Positions 80%
2001 American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists - Positions 25%
2001 American Medical Association - Positions 0%
2001 American Public Health Association - Positions 13%
2001 National Breast Cancer Coalition - Positions 20%
2001 Planned Parenthood Action Fund - Positions 9%
2001 The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society - Positions 100%
2000 American Medical Association - Positions 66%
2000 American Public Health Association - Positions 63%
1999-2002 National Family Planning & Reproductive Health Association - Positions 7%
1999-2000 National Association of Social Workers - Positions 10%
1999 American Medical Association - Positions 66%
1999 American Public Health Association - Positions 14%
1999 National Right to Life Committee - Positions 100%
1999 Planned Parenthood Action Fund - Positions 9%
1998 American Public Health Association - Positions 38%
1997-1998 AIDS United - Positions 40%
1997-1998 National Right to Life Committee - Positions 100%
1997 American Public Health Association - Positions 29%
1997 National Right to Life Committee - Positions 100%
1996 National Association of Social Workers - Positions 11%
1996 National Right to Life Committee - Positions 100%
1995-2004 National Family Planning & Reproductive Health Association - Positions 14%
1995-2003 Planned Parenthood Action Fund - Positions 9%
1995-1998 Planned Parenthood Action Fund - Positions 20%
1995-1996 AIDS United - Positions 33%
1995-1996 Smokefree Action - Positions 50%
1995 American Public Health Association - Positions 25%
1993-1996 Planned Parenthood Action Fund - Positions 5%

Higher Education

2009-2010 American Association of University Women - Positions 9%
2009-2010 National Association for College Admission Counseling - Positions 25%
2009 American Association of Colleges for Teacher Education - Positions 0%
2009 American Association of University Women - Positions 0%
2009 National Education Association - Positions on Public Education Teaching Profession Issues C
2007-2008 American Association of University Women - Positions 40%
2007-2008 National Association for College Admission Counseling - Positions 35%
2007-2008 National Education Association - Positions on Public Education Teaching Profession Issues D
2007 American Association of University Women - Positions 33
2007 National Association for College Admission Counseling - Positions 37%
2007 National Education Association - Positions on Public Education Teaching Profession Issues D
2006 National Association for College Admission Counseling - Positions 50%
2005-2006 American Association of University Women - Positions 30%
2005-2006 National Education Association - Positions 50%
2005 American Association of University Women - Positions 33%
2005 National Association for College Admission Counseling - Positions 25%
2003-2004 American Association of University Women - Positions 0%
2003-2004 National Education Association - Positions 22%
2003 American Association of University Women - Positions 0%
2003 National Education Association - Positions 20%
2002 National Education Association - Positions 0%
2001-2002 American Association of University Women - Positions 0%
2001 American Association of University Women - Positions 0%
2001 National Education Association - Positions 33%
2000 National Education Association - Positions 33%
1999-2000 American Association of University Women - Positions 12%
1999 American Association of University Women - Positions 16%
1999 National Education Association - Positions 10%
1997-1998 American Association of University Women - Positions 25%
1997-1998 National Education Association - Positions 38%
1997 American Association of University Women - Positions 0%
1997 National Education Association - Positions 50%
1996 National Education Association - Positions 5%
1995-1996 American Association of University Women - Positions 13%
1995-1996 United States Student Association - Positions 9%

Immigration

2009-2010 American Immigration Lawyers Association - U.S. House Score 100%
2009-2010 Federation for American Immigration Reform - Positions 67%
2009-2010 The American Hellenic Educational Progressive Association - Positions 29%
2009-2010 United States English - U.S. House Score 42%
2007-2010 National Latino Congreso/William C. Velásquez Institute - Positions 20%
2007-2008 English First - Positions on English as the Official Language A
2007-2008 Federation for American Immigration Reform - Positions 38%
2007-2008 The American Hellenic Educational Progressive Association - Greek American Issues Score 45%
2007-2008 United States English - Positions on English as the Official Language C
2007 English First - Positions 100%
2007 National Council of Agricultural Employers - Positions 0%
2007 National Council of La Raza - Positions 0
2006 American Immigration Lawyers Association - Positions 0%
2006 English First - Positions 0%
2005-2006 Americans for Better Immigration - Positions 41%
2005-2006 Iranian American Political Action Committee - Positions 50%
2005-2006 United States Border Control - Positions 42%
2005 American Immigration Lawyers Association - Positions 33%
2005 Americans for Immigration Control - Positions 100%
2005 Federation for American Immigration Reform - Positions 71%
2005 National Council of Agricultural Employers - Positions 66%
2005 National Council of La Raza - Positions 33%
2004 Federation for American Immigration Reform - Positions 30%
2004 National Council of La Raza - Positions 100%
2003-2006 Americans for Better Immigration - Positions 45%
2003-2005 Americans for Better Immigration - Positions 46%
2003-2004 National Hispanic Leadership Agenda - Positions 33%
2003-2004 United States Border Control - Positions 10%
2003 Federation for American Immigration Reform - Positions 0%
2002 American Immigration Lawyers Association - Positions 50%
2002 Californians for Population Stabilization - Positions 33%
2001-2002 Federation for American Immigration Reform - Positions 0%
2001-2002 National Hispanic Leadership Agenda - Positions 22%
2001 American Immigration Lawyers Association - Positions 50%
2001 Californians for Population Stabilization - Positions 50%
2001 English First - Positions 0%
2000 National Hispanic Leadership Agenda - Positions 30%
1999 National Hispanic Leadership Agenda - Positions 9%
1997-1998 National Hispanic Leadership Agenda - Positions 46%
1997-1998 United States Border Control - Positions 50%
1997 Americans for Immigration Control - Positions 0%
1996 Americans for Immigration Control - Positions 64%
1996 Federation for American Immigration Reform - Positions 50%
1995-2004 American Immigration Lawyers Association - Positions 56%
1995-1996 National Hispanic Leadership Agenda - Positions 30%
1989-2013 NumbersUSA [Americans for Better Immigration] - Overall - Career (Feb 11, 2013) 48%
1989-2002 Americans for Better Immigration - Lifetime Score 55%
1989-2001 Americans for Better Immigration - Lifetime Score 55%

K-12 Education

2009-2010 School Nutrition Association - Positions (House Only) 100%
2009 National Education Association - Positions on Public Education Teaching Profession Issues C
2009 Population Connection - Committee Votes Score 0%
2007-2008 National Education Association - Positions on Public Education Teaching Profession Issues D
2007-2008 School Nutrition Association - Positions 0%
2007 National Association of Elementary School Principals - Positions 100%
2007 National Education Association - Positions on Public Education Teaching Profession Issues D
2007 Population Connection - Positions on Population Stabilization 0%
2006 Population Connection - Positions 43%
2005-2006 National Education Association - Positions 50%
2005 National Association of Elementary School Principals - Positions 0%
2005 Population Connection - Positions 33%
2003-2004 National Education Association - Positions 22%
2003-2004 National Parent Teacher Association - Positions 0%
2003-2004 National School Boards Association - Positions 40%
2003-2004 Population Connection - Positions 14%
2003-2004 School Nutrition Association - Positions 33%
2003 National Education Association - Positions 20%
2003 National School Boards Association - Positions 20%
2003 Population Connection - Positions 20%
2002 National Education Association - Positions 0%
2002 Population Connection - Positions 33%
2001-2002 National Parent Teacher Association - Positions 50%
2001 National Education Association - Positions 33%
2001 Population Connection - Positions 40%
2000 National Education Association - Positions 33%
2000 Population Connection - Positions 18%
1999-2000 National Parent Teacher Association - Positions 14%
1999 National Education Association - Positions 10%
1999 Population Connection - Positions 11%
1997-1998 National Education Association - Positions 38%
1997-1998 Population Connection - Positions 11%
1997 National Education Association - Positions 50%
1997 Population Connection - Positions 11%
1996 National Education Association - Positions 5%
1996 Population Connection - Positions 20%

Labor Unions

2010 American Federation of Government Employees - Positions 13%
2010 American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO) - Positions 25%
2010 American Federation of State, County & Municipal Employees (AFSCME) - Positions 20%
2010 International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers - Positions 75%
2010 International Brotherhood of Boilermakers - House of Representatives Score 50%
2009-2010 Communications Workers of America - Positions 11%
2009-2010 International Brotherhood of Teamsters - Positions 20%
2009-2010 International Foodservice Distributors Association - Positions 100%
2009-2010 National Farmers Union - Positions 0%
2009-2010 Service Employees International Union (SEIU) - Positions 13%
2009 American Federation of Government Employees - Positions 23%
2009 American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO) - Positions 30%
2009 American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO) - Lifetime Score 19%
2009 American Federation of State, County & Municipal Employees (AFSCME) - Positions 22%
2009 International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers - Positions 60%
2009 International Brotherhood of Boilermakers - Positions 0%
2009 Service Employees International Union (SEIU) - Positions 20%
2009 United Auto Workers - Positions 21%
2009 Women Employed - Positions 0%
2008 American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO) - Lifetime Score 18%
2008 American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO) - Positions 33%
2008 American Federation of State, County & Municipal Employees (AFSCME) - Positions 14%
2008 American Federation of State, County & Municipal Employees (AFSCME) - Lifetime Score 7%
2008 Center for Worker Freedom - Positions 56%
2008 International Brotherhood of Boilermakers - Positions 0%
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 18%
2007-2008 International Foodservice Distributors Association - Positions 100%
2007-2008 National Farmers Union - Family Farm Advocacy Score 37
2007-2008 United Food & Commercial Workers - Positions 19%
2007 American Federation of Government Employees - Positions 21%
2007 American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO) - Positions 33%
2007 American Federation of State, County & Municipal Employees (AFSCME) - Positions 18%
2007 Bakery, Confectionery, Tobacco Workers and Grain Millers - Positions 75%
2007 Center for Worker Freedom - Positions 72%
2007 International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers - Positions 50%
2007 International Brotherhood of Boilermakers - Positions 40
2007 Service Employees International Union (SEIU) - Positions 42%
2007 United Auto Workers - Positions 36%
2007 Utility Workers Union of America - Positions 25
2006 American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO) - Positions 21%
2006 American Federation of State, County & Municipal Employees (AFSCME) - Positions 0%
2006 International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers - Positions 16%
2006 International Brotherhood of Boilermakers - Positions 50%
2006 Service Employees International Union (SEIU) - Positions 22%
2006 Transportation Communications Union - Positions 16%
2006 United Auto Workers - Positions 23%
2005-2006 American Road and Transportation Builders Association - Positions 66%
2005-2006 International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers - Positions 33%
2005-2006 National Farmers Union - Positions 16%
2005 American Federation of Government Employees - Positions 8%
2005 American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO) - Positions 20%
2005 American Federation of State, County & Municipal Employees (AFSCME) - Positions 0%
2005 International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers - Positions 17%
2005 International Brotherhood of Boilermakers - Positions 50%
2005 Service Employees International Union (SEIU) - Positions 13%
2005 Transportation Communications Union - Positions 16%
2005 United Auto Workers - Positions 7%
2004 American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO) - Positions 27%
2004 American Postal Workers Union - Positions 27%
2004 Communications Workers of America - Positions 0%
2004 International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers - Positions 0%
2004 International Brotherhood of Boilermakers - Positions 0%
2004 Service Employees International Union (SEIU) - Positions 29%
2004 Transportation Communications Union - Positions 11%
2004 United Auto Workers - Positions 0%
2003-2004 American Federation of Government Employees - Positions 0%
2003-2004 American Federation of State, County & Municipal Employees (AFSCME) - Positions 0%
2003-2004 American Road and Transportation Builders Association - Positions 100%
2003-2004 Bakery, Confectionery, Tobacco Workers and Grain Millers - Positions 29%
2003-2004 International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers - Positions 17%
2003-2004 National Farmers Union - Positions 50%
2003 American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO) - Positions 7%
2003 American Federation of State, County & Municipal Employees (AFSCME) - Positions 0%
2003 Communications Workers of America - Positions 11%
2003 International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers - Positions 0%
2003 International Brotherhood of Boilermakers - Positions 12%
2003 International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers - Positions 22%
2003 Service Employees International Union (SEIU) - Positions 0%
2003 Transportation Communications Union - Positions 29%
2003 United Auto Workers - Positions on Workplace Rights 0%
2002 American Federation of Government Employees - Positions 0%
2002 American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO) - Positions 11%
2002 American Federation of State, County & Municipal Employees (AFSCME) - Positions 0%
2002 Communications Workers of America - Positions 22%
2002 International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers - Positions 0%
2002 International Brotherhood of Boilermakers - Positions 25%
2002 Service Employees International Union (SEIU) - Positions 10%
2002 Transportation Communications Union - Positions 0%
2002 United Auto Workers - Positions 0%
2001-2002 American Postal Workers Union - Positions 0%
2001-2002 International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers - Positions 25%
2001-2002 National Farmers Union - Positions 70%
2001 American Federation of Government Employees - Positions 0%
2001 American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO) - Positions 8%
2001 American Federation of State, County & Municipal Employees (AFSCME) - Positions 0%
2001 International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers - Positions 11%
2001 International Brotherhood of Boilermakers - Positions 40%
2001 Service Employees International Union (SEIU) - Positions 25%
2001 Transportation Communications Union - Positions 43%
2001 United Auto Workers - Positions 0%
2001 United Food & Commercial Workers - Positions 0%
2000 American Federation of Government Employees - Positions 9%
2000 American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO) - Positions 20%
2000 American Federation of State, County & Municipal Employees (AFSCME) - Positions 0%
2000 Communications Workers of America - Positions 13%
2000 International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers - Positions 20%
2000 Service Employees International Union (SEIU) - Positions 0%
2000 United Auto Workers - Positions 7%
1999-2000 National Farmers Union - Positions 58%
1999 American Federation of Government Employees - Positions 0%
1999 American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO) - Positions 7%
1999 American Federation of State, County & Municipal Employees (AFSCME) - Positions 0%
1999 Communications Workers of America - Positions 0%
1999 International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers - Positions 0%
1999 International Brotherhood of Boilermakers - Positions 0%
1999 Transportation Communications Union - Positions 0%
1999 United Auto Workers - Positions 15%
1998 American Federation of Government Employees - Positions 20%
1998 Communications Workers of America - Positions 29%
1998 International Brotherhood of Boilermakers - Positions 33%
1998 National Farmers Union - Positions 33%
1998 Transportation Communications Union - Positions 60%
1998 United Auto Workers - Positions 36%
1997-1998 International Brotherhood of Teamsters - Positions 25%
1997 American Federation of Government Employees - Positions 29%
1997 American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO) - Positions 13%
1997 American Federation of State, County & Municipal Employees (AFSCME) - Positions 13%
1997 Communications Workers of America - Positions 25%
1997 National Farmers Union - Positions 71%
1997 United Auto Workers - Positions 21%
1997 United Food & Commercial Workers - Positions 23%
1996 American Federation of Government Employees - Positions 16%
1996 American Federation of State, County & Municipal Employees (AFSCME) - Positions 17%
1996 Communications Workers of America - Positions on Workplace Rights 67%
1996 National Farmers Union - Positions 60%
1996 United Auto Workers - Positions on Workplace Rights 15%
1996 United Food & Commercial Workers - Positions 38%
1995 International Brotherhood of Teamsters - Positions 0%
1995 National Farmers Union - Positions 44%
1995 Transportation Communications Union - Positions 30%
1995 United Food & Commercial Workers - Positions on Workplace Rights 0%
1994 National Farmers Union - Family Farm Advocacy Score 56%
1994 United Food & Commercial Workers - Positions 0%

Liberal

2010 Americans for Democratic Action - Positions 40%
2010 National Journal - Liberal Composite Score 40%
2010 National Journal - Liberal on Foreign Policy Score 41%
2009 Americans for Democratic Action - Positions 20%
2009 National Journal - Liberal on Foreign Policy Score 41%
2009 National Journal - Composite Liberal Score 39%
2008 Americans for Democratic Action - Positions 40%
2008 National Journal - Liberal on Foreign Policy Score 42%
2008 National Journal - Composite Liberal Score 40%
2007 Americans for Democratic Action - Positions 20%
2007 National Journal - Composite Liberal Score 41.7%
2007 National Journal - Liberal on Foreign Policy Score 43%
2006 Americans for Democratic Action - Positions 10%
2006 National Journal - Composite Liberal Score 50%
2006 National Journal - Liberal on Foreign Policy Score 55%
2005-2006 Campaign for America's Future - Energy Score 33%
2005 Americans for Democratic Action - Positions 15%
2005 Hope for Peace and Justice - Positions 0
2005 National Committee for an Effective Congress - Positions 25%
2005 National Journal - Composite Liberal Score 51%
2005 National Journal - Liberal on Foreign Policy Score 52%
2004 Americans for Democratic Action - Positions 20%
2004 National Journal - Liberal on Foreign Policy Score 53%
2003-2004 Radical Middle - Positions 40%
2003 Americans for Democratic Action - Positions 15%
2003 National Committee for an Effective Congress - Positions 0%
2003 National Journal - Composite Liberal Score 45%
2003 National Journal - Liberal on Foreign Policy Score 50%
2003 National Journal - Liberal on Economic Policy Score 41%
2002 Americans for Democratic Action - Positions 15%
2002 National Journal - Composite Liberal Score 40%
2001-2002 National Committee for an Effective Congress - Positions 15%
2001-2002 Radical Middle - Positions 30%
2001 Americans for Democratic Action - Positions 10%
2001 National Committee for an Effective Congress - Positions 3%
2001 National Journal - Liberal on Foreign Policy Score 49%
2000 Americans for Democratic Action - Positions 20%
2000 National Journal - Liberal on Foreign Policy Score 51%
1999 Americans for Democratic Action - Positions 20%
1998 Americans for Democratic Action - Positions 25%
1998 National Journal - Liberal on Defense/Foreign Policy Score 61%
1997-1998 National Committee for an Effective Congress - Positions 15%
1997 Americans for Democratic Action - Positions 35%
1996 Americans for Democratic Action - Positions 25%
1996 National Journal - Liberal on Foreign\Defense Policy 67%
1995-1996 National Committee for an Effective Congress - Positions 15%

Marriage, Family, and Children

2010 Eagle Forum - Positions 55%
2009-2010 American Family Association - Positions 83%
2009-2010 Campaign for Working Families - Positions 83%
2009-2010 Christian Coalition of America - Positions 100%
2009-2010 Family Research Council - Positions 93%
2009 Campaign for Working Families - Positions 100%
2009 Eagle Forum - Positions 90%
2009 Population Connection - Committee Votes Score 0%
2008 Eagle Forum - Positions 80%
2007-2008 American Family Association - Positions 100%
2007-2008 Campaign for Working Families - Positions on Conservative Issues 94
2007-2008 Christian Coalition of America - Positions 80%
2007-2008 Family Research Council - Positions 88%
2007-2008 Population Action International - Positions 100%
2007 American Academy of Family Physicians - Positions 100%
2007 Eagle Forum - Positions 58%
2007 Family Research Council - Positions 87
2007 League of Women Voters - Children's Health Issues Score 100%
2007 PFLAG, Parents, Families and Friends of Lesbians and Gays - Positions 0%
2007 Population Connection - Positions on Population Stabilization 0%
2006 Eagle Forum - Positions 57%
2006 Family Research Council - Positions 85%
2006 Population Connection - Positions 43%
2005-2006 American Family Association - Positions 100%
2005-2006 Campaign for Working Families - Positions 83%
2005-2006 Population Action International - Positions on Reproductive Health 0%
2005 Eagle Forum - Positions 73%
2005 Family Research Council - Positions 77%
2005 Population Connection - Positions 33%
2004 Christian Coalition of America - Positions 84%
2004 Eagle Forum - Positions 58%
2004 Family Research Council - Positions 92%
2003-2004 Campaign for Working Families - Positions 80%
2003-2004 National Parent Teacher Association - Positions 0%
2003-2004 Population Action International - Positions 0%
2003-2004 Population Connection - Positions 14%
2003 American Family Association - Positions 100%
2003 Campaign for Working Families - Positions 77%
2003 Christian Coalition of America - Positions 84%
2003 Eagle Forum - Positions 62%
2003 Family Research Council - Positions 85%
2003 Population Action International - Positions 0%
2003 Population Connection - Positions 20%
2002 American Family Voices - Positions 0%
2002 Christian Coalition of America - Positions 100%
2002 Eagle Forum - Positions 47%
2002 Population Connection - Positions 33%
2001-2002 Campaign for Working Families - Positions 76%
2001-2002 Family Research Council - Positions 90%
2001-2002 National Parent Teacher Association - Positions 50%
2001 Family Research Council - Positions on Conservative Issues 90%
2001 Population Connection - Positions 40%
2000 Family Research Council - Positions 100%
2000 Population Connection - Positions 18%
1999-2000 Christian Coalition of America - Positions 87%
1999-2000 Home School Legal Defense Association - Positions 60%
1999-2000 National Parent Teacher Association - Positions 14%
1999 Population Connection - Positions 11%
1997-1998 Christian Coalition of America - Positions 87%
1997-1998 Home School Legal Defense Association - Positions 80%
1997-1998 Population Connection - Positions 11%
1997 Christian Coalition of America - Positions 78%
1997 Population Connection - Positions 11%
1996 Population Connection - Positions 20%
1995-1996 Christian Coalition of America - Positions 80%

Religion

2010 The John Birch Society - Positions (May 2010 - September 2010) 80%
2009-2010 ACT! for America - Positions 70%
2009-2010 American Family Association - Positions 83%
2009-2010 Christian Coalition of America - Positions 100%
2009-2010 Concerned Women for America - Positions 91%
2009-2010 Family Research Council - Positions 93%
2009-2010 NETWORK, A National Catholic Social Justice Lobby - Positions 50%
2009-2010 St. Joseph Health System - Positions 33%
2009-2010 The John Birch Society - Positions (January 2009 - June 2010 62%
2009-2010 The John Birch Society - Positions (November 2009 - June 2010) 67%
2009-2010 The John Birch Society - Positions (Full Session) 67%
2009 Heritage Alliance - Positions 58%
2009 NETWORK, A National Catholic Social Justice Lobby - Positions 66%
2009 The John Birch Society - Positions (January 2009 - June 2009) 60%
2009 The John Birch Society - Positions (June 2009 - November 2009) 60%
2009 The John Birch Society - Positions (Full Year) 60%
2008 NETWORK, A National Catholic Social Justice Lobby - Positions 54%
2007-2008 ACT! for America - Positions 83%
2007-2008 American Family Association - Positions 100%
2007-2008 Christian Coalition of America - Positions 80%
2007-2008 Concerned Women for America - Positions 86%
2007-2008 Family Research Council - Positions 88%
2007-2008 Secular Coalition for America - Positions on Secular Issues F
2007-2008 St. Joseph Health System - Positions 41
2007-2008 The John Birch Society - Positions 47%
2007 Family Research Council - Positions 87
2007 NETWORK, A National Catholic Social Justice Lobby - Positions on Social Justice and Peace 46
2007 The John Birch Society - Conservative Index Score 70%
2007 Traditional Values Coalition - Positions 50
2006 Americans United for the Separation of Church and State - Positions 0%
2006 Church World Service - Positions 33
2006 Family Research Council - Positions 85%
2006 NETWORK, A National Catholic Social Justice Lobby - Positions 60%
2006 Secular Coalition for America - Positions 0%
2006 The John Birch Society - Positions 20%
2006 Traditional Values Coalition - Positions 71%
2005-2006 ACT! for America - Positions 65%
2005-2006 American Family Association - Positions 100%
2005-2006 Concerned Women for America - Positions 100%
2005-2006 St. Joseph Health System - Positions 16%
2005 Church World Service - Positions 25
2005 Council on American-Islamic Relations - Positions 0%
2005 Family Research Council - Positions 77%
2005 Hope for Peace and Justice - Positions 0
2005 NETWORK, A National Catholic Social Justice Lobby - Positions 33%
2005 The John Birch Society - Positions 0%
2004 Americans United for the Separation of Church and State - Positions 0%
2004 Christian Action Network - Lifetime Score 89%
2004 Christian Coalition of America - Positions 84%
2004 Family Research Council - Positions 92%
2004 NETWORK, A National Catholic Social Justice Lobby - Positions 25%
2004 The John Birch Society - Positions (Fall) 40%
2004 The John Birch Society - Positions (Spring) 13%
2003-2004 ACT! for America - Positions 75%
2003-2004 American Muslims for Jerusalem - Positions on International Middle East Policy Advocacy -6
2003-2004 Bread for the World - Positions 75%
2003-2004 Concerned Women for America - Positions 95%
2003 American Family Association - Positions 100%
2003 Americans United for the Separation of Church and State - Positions 0%
2003 Bread for the World - Positions 100%
2003 Center for Reclaiming America - Positions 100%
2003 Christian Coalition of America - Positions 84%
2003 Concerned Women for America - Positions 92%
2003 Family Research Council - Positions 85%
2003 NETWORK, A National Catholic Social Justice Lobby - Positions 33%
2003 The John Birch Society - Positions (Summer) 25%
2002 Americans United for the Separation of Church and State - Positions 0%
2002 NETWORK, A National Catholic Social Justice Lobby - Positions 0%
2002 The John Birch Society - Positions 35%
2001-2002 American Muslims for Jerusalem - Positions on International Middle East Policy Advocacy -5
2001-2002 Bread for the World - Positions 67%
2001-2002 Concerned Women for America - Positions 79%
2001-2002 Family Research Council - Positions 90%
2001 Americans United for the Separation of Church and State - Positions 13%
2001 Family Research Council - Positions on Conservative Issues 90%
2001 The John Birch Society - Positions 50%
2000 Bread for the World - Positions 100%
2000 Concerned Women for America - Positions 86%
2000 Family Research Council - Positions 100%
2000 NETWORK, A National Catholic Social Justice Lobby - Positions 50%
2000 The John Birch Society - Positions 53%
1999-2000 Christian Coalition of America - Positions 87%
1999 Bread for the World - Positions 0%
1999 NETWORK, A National Catholic Social Justice Lobby - Positions 18%
1999 The John Birch Society - Positions 57%
1998 Bread for the World - Positions 100%
1998 NETWORK, A National Catholic Social Justice Lobby - Positions 47%
1998 The John Birch Society - Positions 30%
1997-1998 Christian Coalition of America - Positions 87%
1997-1998 Concerned Women for America - Positions 25%
1997 Bread for the World - Positions 100%
1997 Christian Coalition of America - Positions 78%
1997 The John Birch Society - Positions 28%
1996 Bread for the World - Positions on Addressing World Hunger 17%
1996 NETWORK, A National Catholic Social Justice Lobby - Positions 33%
1995-1996 Christian Coalition of America - Positions 80%
1995-1996 Concerned Women for America - Positions 100%
1995-1996 The John Birch Society - Positions 33%

Senior Citizens

2009-2010 Alzheimer's Impact Movement - Positions 33%
2009-2010 Service Employees International Union (SEIU) - Positions 13%
2009 Alliance for Retired Americans - Positions 20%
2009 Alliance for Retired Americans - Lifetime Score 17%
2009 Service Employees International Union (SEIU) - Positions 20%
2008 Alliance for Retired Americans - Lifetime Score 17%
2008 Alliance for Retired Americans - Positions 60%
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 40%
2007 Service Employees International Union (SEIU) - Positions 42%
2006 Alliance for Retired Americans - Positions 0%
2006 Service Employees International Union (SEIU) - Positions 22%
2006 The Retired Enlisted Association - Retired Military Benefits Issues Score 0%
2005-2006 National Active and Retired Federal Employees Association - Positions 67%
2005 Alliance for Retired Americans - Positions 0%
2005 Service Employees International Union (SEIU) - Positions 13%
2004 Alliance for Retired Americans - Positions 25%
2004 Service Employees International Union (SEIU) - Positions 29%
2003-2004 National Active and Retired Federal Employees Association - Positions 40%
2003-2004 Retire Safe - Positions 57%
2003 Alliance for Retired Americans - Positions 10%
2003 Leading Age - Positions 50%
2003 Service Employees International Union (SEIU) - Positions 0%
2002 Alliance for Retired Americans - Positions 0%
2002 National Active and Retired Federal Employees Association - Positions 0%
2002 Service Employees International Union (SEIU) - Positions 10%
2001-2002 National Committee to Preserve Social Security and Medicare - Positions 31%
2001 Alliance for Retired Americans - Positions 0%
2001 Service Employees International Union (SEIU) - Positions 25%
2000 National Council of Senior Citizens - Positions 20%
2000 Service Employees International Union (SEIU) - Positions 0%
1999-2000 National Active and Retired Federal Employees Association - Positions 0%
1999-2000 National Committee to Preserve Social Security and Medicare - Positions 33%
1999-2000 United Seniors Association - Positions 90%
1999 National Council of Senior Citizens - Positions 30%
1999 United Seniors Association - Positions 100%
1998 National Council of Senior Citizens - Positions 40%
1997-1998 60 Plus Association - Positions 80%
1997-1998 National Committee to Preserve Social Security and Medicare - Positions 25%
1997 National Council of Senior Citizens - Positions 25%
1996 National Council of Senior Citizens - Positions 30%
1995-1996 60 Plus Association - Positions 100%
1995-1996 National Active and Retired Federal Employees Association - Positions 20%
1995-1996 National Committee to Preserve Social Security and Medicare - Positions 27%

Socially Conservative

2010 Eagle Forum - Positions 55%
2010 Eagle Forum - Positions 55%
2010 National Journal - Conservative on Social Policy Score 60%
2010 National Journal - Conservative on Social Policy Score 60%
2010 The John Birch Society - Positions (May 2010 - September 2010) 80%
2010 The John Birch Society - Positions (May 2010 - September 2010) 80%
2009-2010 American Family Association - Positions 83%
2009-2010 American Family Association - Positions 83%
2009-2010 Campaign for Working Families - Positions 83%
2009-2010 Campaign for Working Families - Positions 83%
2009-2010 Christian Coalition of America - Positions 100%
2009-2010 Christian Coalition of America - Positions 100%
2009-2010 Concerned Women for America - Positions 91%
2009-2010 Concerned Women for America - Positions 91%
2009-2010 Family Research Council - Positions 93%
2009-2010 Family Research Council - Positions 93%
2009-2010 National Right to Life Committee - Positions 100%
2009-2010 National Right to Life Committee - Positions 100%
2009-2010 The John Birch Society - Positions (November 2009 - June 2010) 67%
2009-2010 The John Birch Society - Positions (Full Session) 67%
2009-2010 The John Birch Society - Positions (Full Session) 67%
2009-2010 The John Birch Society - Positions (November 2009 - June 2010) 67%
2009-2010 The John Birch Society - Positions (January 2009 - June 2010 62%
2009-2010 The John Birch Society - Positions (January 2009 - June 2010 62%
2009 Campaign for Working Families - Positions 100%
2009 Campaign for Working Families - Positions 100%
2009 Eagle Forum - Positions 90%
2009 Eagle Forum - Positions 90%
2009 Heritage Alliance - Positions 58%
2009 Heritage Alliance - Positions 58%
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 100%
2009 National Right to Life Committee - Positions 100%
2009 Republican Liberty Caucus - Positions on Personal Liberties 54%
2009 Republican Liberty Caucus - Economic Liberties Score 66%
2009 Republican Liberty Caucus - Economic Liberties Score 66%
2009 Republican Liberty Caucus - Positions on Personal Liberties 54%
2009 The John Birch Society - Positions (Full Year) 60%
2009 The John Birch Society - Positions (June 2009 - November 2009) 60%
2009 The John Birch Society - Positions (January 2009 - June 2009) 60%
2009 The John Birch Society - Positions (January 2009 - June 2009) 60%
2009 The John Birch Society - Positions (Full Year) 60%
2009 The John Birch Society - Positions (June 2009 - November 2009) 60%
2008 Eagle Forum - Positions 80%
2008 Eagle Forum - Positions 80%
2008 National Journal - Conservative on Social Policy Score 60%
2008 National Journal - Conservative on Social Policy Score 60%
2007-2008 American Family Association - Positions 100%
2007-2008 American Family Association - Positions 100%
2007-2008 Campaign for Working Families - Positions on Conservative Issues 94
2007-2008 Campaign for Working Families - Positions on Conservative Issues 94
2007-2008 Christian Coalition of America - Positions 80%
2007-2008 Christian Coalition of America - Positions 80%
2007-2008 Concerned Women for America - Positions 86%
2007-2008 Concerned Women for America - Positions 86%
2007-2008 Family Research Council - Positions 88%
2007-2008 Family Research Council - Positions 88%
2007-2008 National Right to Life Committee - Positions 100%
2007-2008 National Right to Life Committee - Positions 100%
2007-2008 The John Birch Society - Positions 47%
2007-2008 The John Birch Society - Positions 47%
2007 Eagle Forum - Positions 58%
2007 Eagle Forum - Positions 58%
2007 Family Research Council - Positions 87
2007 Family Research Council - Positions 87
2007 GOPUSA - Positions 14%
2007 GOPUSA - Positions 14%
2007 National Journal - Conservative on Social Policy Score 58%
2007 National Journal - Conservative on Social Policy Score 58%
2007 Republican Liberty Caucus - Economic Liberties Score 62%
2007 Republican Liberty Caucus - Positions on Personal Liberties 61%
2007 Republican Liberty Caucus - Positions on Personal Liberties 61%
2007 Republican Liberty Caucus - Economic Liberties Score 62%
2007 The John Birch Society - Conservative Index Score 70%
2007 The John Birch Society - Conservative Index Score 70%
2007 Traditional Values Coalition - Positions 50
2007 Traditional Values Coalition - Positions 50
2006 Eagle Forum - Positions 57%
2006 Eagle Forum - Positions 57%
2006 Family Research Council - Positions 85%
2006 Family Research Council - Positions 85%
2006 National Journal - Conservative on Social Policy Score 52%
2006 National Journal - Conservative on Social Policy Score 52%
2006 The John Birch Society - Positions 20%
2006 The John Birch Society - Positions 20%
2006 Traditional Values Coalition - Positions 71%
2006 Traditional Values Coalition - Positions 71%
2005-2006 American Family Association - Positions 100%
2005-2006 American Family Association - Positions 100%
2005-2006 Campaign for Working Families - Positions 83%
2005-2006 Campaign for Working Families - Positions 83%
2005-2006 Concerned Women for America - Positions 100%
2005-2006 Concerned Women for America - Positions 100%
2005-2006 National Right to Life Committee - Positions 100%
2005-2006 National Right to Life Committee - Positions 100%
2005-2006 Partnership for America - Positions