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Robert 'Bob' W. Goodlatte

Robert 'Bob' W. Goodlatte's Ratings and Endorsements on Issue: Employment and Affirmative Action

Full Name: Robert 'Bob' W. Goodlatte
Current Office: U.S. House - District 6, Republican
First Elected: 11/03/1992
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014

Employment and Affirmative Action

2013 Competitive Enterprise Institute - Workplace Choice (August, 2013) 100%
2013 Federally Employed Women - Positions 0%
2012 Federally Employed Women - Positions 20%
2011 Federally Employed Women - Positions 16%
2010 Federally Employed Women - Positions 60%
2009-2010 National Association for the Self-Employed - U.S. House Score 0%
2009 Federally Employed Women - Positions 30%
2009 Women Employed - Positions 0%
2008 Alliance for Worker Freedom - Positions 67%
2008 Latin America Working Group - Positions 0%
2007-2008 Federally Employed Women - Equality in Government Score 40
2007 Alliance for Worker Freedom - Positions 90%
2007 Federally Employed Women - Positions 40%
2007 National Employment Lawyers Association - Positions 33%
2005-2006 Business and Professional Women USA - Positions 50%
2005-2006 Federally Employed Women - Positions 20%
2005-2006 National Active and Retired Federal Employees Association - Positions 33%
2004 Workplace Fairness - Positions 0%
2003-2004 Business and Professional Women USA - Positions 54%
2003-2004 Federally Employed Women - Positions 20%
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 43%
2003 United Auto Workers - Positions on Workplace Rights 7%
2003 Workplace Fairness - Positions 0%
2002 American Benefits Council - Positions 40%
2002 National Active and Retired Federal Employees Association - Positions 0%
2001-2002 Business and Professional Women USA - Positions 0%
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 44%
1996 United Auto Workers - Positions on Workplace Rights 5%
1995-1996 International Association of Fire Fighters - Positions on Workplace Rights 0%
1995-1996 National Active and Retired Federal Employees Association - Positions 20%
1995 United Food & Commercial Workers - Positions on Workplace Rights 0%

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Keep in mind that ratings done by special interest groups often do not represent a non-partisan stance. In addition, some groups select votes that tend to favor members of one political party over another, rather than choosing votes based solely on issues concerns. Nevertheless, they can be invaluable in showing where an incumbent has stood on a series of votes in the past one or two years, especially when ratings by groups on all sides of an issue are compared. Website links, if available, and descriptions of the organizations offering performance evaluations are accessible by clicking on the name of the group.

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