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Kevin McCarthy's Ratings and Endorsements

Office: U.S. House (CA) - District 23, Republican Majority Leader
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. House - District 23

Abortion

2014 National Right to Life Committee - Positions (June 4, 2014) 100%
2013-2014 Campaign for Working Families - Positions 100%
2013-2014 CitizenLink - Positions (House Only) 100%
2013 NARAL Pro-Choice America - Positions 0%
2013 National Right to Life Committee - Positions (Jan. 14, 2014) 100%
2012 NARAL Pro-Choice America - Positions 0%
2011-2012 Campaign for Working Families - Positions 100%
2011-2012 National Right to Life Committee - Positions 100%
2011 Life Priority Network - Positions (Congressional House Only) 100%
2011 NARAL Pro-Choice America - Positions 0%
2011 National Right to Life Committee - Positions 100%
2010 California Pro-Life Council - Positions on Pro-Life Policy 100%
2010 NARAL Pro-Choice America - Positions 0%
2009-2010 Campaign for Working Families - Positions 100%
2009-2010 National Right to Life Committee - Positions 100%
2009 Campaign for Working Families - Positions 100%
2009 Life Priority Network - 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 100
2007-2008 National Right to Life Committee - Positions 100%
2007 NARAL Pro-Choice America - Positions 0%
2006 Planned Parenthood Affiliates of California - Positions on Reproductive Rights 43
2005-2006 NARAL Pro-Choice California - Positions 20%
2005 Planned Parenthood Affiliates of California - Positions 11%
2004 Planned Parenthood Affiliates of California - Positions 20%
2003-2004 NARAL Pro-Choice California - Positions 22%
2003 Life Priority Network - Positions 91%
2003 Planned Parenthood Affiliates of California - Positions 20%

Abortion and Reproductive

2014 Planned Parenthood Action Fund - Positions captured January 9, 2014 (reflect past 6 years' voting record) 0%
2014 Planned Parenthood Action Fund - Positions (June 27, 2014) 0%
2014 Population Connection - Positions (Jan. 9, 2014) 0%
2013 NARAL Pro-Choice America - Positions 0%
2013 Planned Parenthood Action Fund - Positions captured February, 2013 (reflect voting records of past 6 years) 0%
2013 Population Connection - Positions (Sept. 2013) 0%
2012 NARAL Pro-Choice America - Positions 0%
2012 Planned Parenthood Action Fund - Positions captured June, 2012 (reflect voting records of past 6 years) 0%
2011 NARAL Pro-Choice America - Positions 0%
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 0%
2007-2008 National Family Planning & Reproductive Health Association - Positions 0%
2007-2008 National Organization for Women - Positions 19%
2007-2008 Population Action International - Positions 0%
2007 NARAL Pro-Choice America - Positions 0%
2007 Population Connection - Positions on Population Stabilization 0%
2006 Planned Parenthood Affiliates of California - Positions on Reproductive Rights 43
2005-2006 National Family Planning & Reproductive Health Association - Positions 0%
2005 Planned Parenthood Affiliates of California - Positions 11%
2004 Planned Parenthood Affiliates of California - Positions 20%
2003 Planned Parenthood Affiliates of California - Positions 20%

Animals and Wildlife

2013 American Veterinary Medical Association - Positions on Professional Advocacy 0%
2013 Animal Welfare Institute - Compassion Index 0%
2013 Defenders of Wildlife Action Fund - Positions 17%
2013 Food Policy Action - Positions 15%
2013 The Humane Society Legislative Fund - Positions 0%
2012 Sierra Club - Positions on Clean water (House Only) 0%
2012 Sportsmen's and Animal Owners' Voting Alliance - Positions 100%
2011-2012 Defenders of Wildlife Action Fund - Positions 0%
2011-2012 Food Policy Action - Positions 21%
2011-2012 The Humane Society Legislative Fund - Positions 0%
2011 American Veterinary Medical Association - Positions on Professional Advocacy 50%
2011 Sierra Club - Positions on Clean Water (House Only) 0%
2011 The Humane Society Legislative Fund - Positions 0%
2010-2011 Defenders of Wildlife Action Fund - Positions 0%
2010 Sportsmen's and Animal Owners' Voting Alliance - Positions 100%
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 17%
2009-2010 The Humane Society Legislative Fund - Positions 27%
2009 Defenders of Wildlife Action Fund - Positions 20%
2009 The Humane Society Legislative Fund - Positions 23%
2007-2008 Animal Welfare Institute - U.S. House Score 0%
2007-2008 Big Cat Rescue - Positions 33
2007-2008 Defenders of Wildlife Action Fund - Positions 0%
2007-2008 The Humane Society Legislative Fund - Positions on Animal Protection 8%
2007-2008 The Humane Society of the United States - Positions 8
2007 Defenders of Wildlife Action Fund - Positions 0%
2007 The Humane Society of the United States - Positions on Animal Protection 17
2006 PawPAC - Positions on Animal Protection F
2005 PawPAC - Positions on Animal Protection 0%
2003-2004 PawPAC - Positions on Animal Protection F
2003 PawPAC - Positions on Animal Protection F

Business and Consumers

2013-2014 Associated General Contractors of America - Lifetime Scores (Labor) 100%
2013-2014 Associated General Contractors of America - Lifetime Scores (Environment) 100%
2013-2014 Associated General Contractors of America - Lifetime Scores (Taxes) 80%
2013-2014 Associated General Contractors of America - Lifetime Scores (Other) 75%
2013-2014 Associated General Contractors of America - Lifetime Scores (Infrastructure) 71%
2013-2014 Associated General Contractors of America - Lifetime Scores 83%
2013-2014 Associated General Contractors of America - Positions 100%
2013-2014 International Warehouse Logistics Association - Positions 100%
2013-2014 National Association of Manufacturers - Positions 96%
2013-2014 National Electrical Contractors Association - Positions (Interim Mid-Year) 88%
2013-2014 National Retail Federation - Positions: Healthcare (House Only) 100%
2013-2014 National Retail Federation - Positions: Budget/Tax 100%
2013-2014 National Retail Federation - Positions: Labor 100%
2013-2014 National Small Business Association - Positions 90
2013-2014 The National Lumber and Building Material Dealers Association - Positions 100
2013 National Electrical Contractors Association - Positions 62%
2013 National Federation of Independent Business - Positions 100%
2013 The National Lumber and Building Material Dealers Association - Positions 100%
2013 United States Chamber of Commerce - Positions 85%
2013 United States Chamber of Commerce - Lifetime Score 92%
2012 National Association of Manufacturers - Positions of 112th Congress 100%
2012 National Electrical Contractors Association - Positions 66%
2012 United States Chamber of Commerce - Lifetime Score 93%
2012 United States Chamber of Commerce - Positions 100%
2011-2012 American Council of Engineering Companies - Positions 82
2011-2012 Independent Electrical Contractors - Positions (House) 75%
2011-2012 International Warehouse Logistics Association - Positions 100
2011-2012 National Association of Manufacturers - Positions 100%
2011-2012 National Federation of Independent Business - Positions 100%
2011-2012 National Retail Federation - Positions: International Trade 100%
2011-2012 National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association - Positions 100%
2011-2012 Plumbing-Heating-Cooling Contractors-National Association - Positions 100%
2011-2012 Small Business & Entrepreneurship Council - Positions 100%
2011 National Electrical Contractors Association - Positions (House Only) 100%
2011 National Federation of Independent Business - Positions 100%
2011 National Retail Federation - Positions 100%
2011 National Small Business Association - Positions 66%
2011 National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association - Positions 100%
2011 The National Lumber and Building Material Dealers Association - Positions 100%
2011 United States Chamber of Commerce - Positions 100%
2010 The National Lumber and Building Material Dealers Association - Positions 100%
2010 United States Chamber of Commerce - Positions 100%
2009-2010 American Council of Engineering Companies - Positions 13%
2009-2010 Associated General Contractors of America - Positions 62%
2009-2010 Independent Electrical Contractors - Positions 100%
2009-2010 International Warehouse Logistics Association - Positions 80%
2009-2010 National Association for the Self-Employed - U.S. House Score 0%
2009-2010 National Association of Manufacturers - Positions 75%
2009-2010 National Federation of Independent Business - Positions 83%
2009-2010 National Retail Federation - Positions 100%
2009-2010 National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association - Positions 44%
2009-2010 Small Business & Entrepreneurship Council - Positions 100%
2009 Heritage Alliance - Positions 94%
2009 The National Lumber and Building Material Dealers Association - Positions 100%
2009 United States Chamber of Commerce - Positions 80%
2008 Business-Industry Political Action Committee - Positions 80%
2008 United States Chamber of Commerce - Lifetime Score 90%
2008 United States Chamber of Commerce - Positions 94%
2007-2008 American Council of Engineering Companies - Positions 67%
2007-2008 American Forest and Paper Association - Forest Products Advocacy Score 83%
2007-2008 Associated Builders & Contractors - Positions 100%
2007-2008 Associated General Contractors of America - Positions 62%
2007-2008 International Warehouse Logistics Association - Positions 80%
2007-2008 National Association of Manufacturers - Positions 95%
2007-2008 National Federation of Independent Business - Positions 89
2007-2008 National Restaurant Association - Positions on Restaurant Advocacy 60
2007-2008 National Retail Federation - Positions Retail Industry Advocacy 60%
2007-2008 National Small Business Association - Positions 69%
2007-2008 National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association - Positions 70%
2007-2008 Plumbing-Heating-Cooling Contractors-National Association - Positions 50%
2007 Business-Industry Political Action Committee - Positions 100%
2007 TechAmerica - Positions 75%
2007 The National Lumber and Building Material Dealers Association - Positions 100%
2007 United States Chamber of Commerce - Positions 85%
2006 California Chamber of Commerce - Positions on Pro-Business Policy 94%
2006 California Manufacturers and Technology Association - Positions on Manufacturers Advocacy 90
2006 California National Federation of Independent Business - Positions on Pro-Small Business Policy 100
2006 California Public Interest Research Group - Positions on Public Interest Advocacy 20
2006 Consumer Federation of California - Positions on Consumer Advocacy 17
2005-2006 California Manufacturers and Technology Association - Positions 100%
2005 California Chamber of Commerce - Positions 100%
2005 California Public Interest Research Group - Positions 12%
2004 California Chamber of Commerce - Positions 100%
2004 California Public Interest Research Group - Positions 27%
2003-2004 California Manufacturers and Technology Association - Positions 100%
2003-2004 California National Federation of Independent Business - Positions 100%
2003 California Chamber of Commerce - Positions 100%
2003 California Public Interest Research Group - Positions 36%

Civil Liberties and Civil Rights

2014 American Civil Liberties Union - Positions (captured June 17, 2014) 0%
2014 American Civil Liberties Union - Positions (captured January 3, 2014) 0%
2014 Friends Committee on National Legislation - Positions 0%
2014 Hispanic Federation, LCLAA, LULAC, Mi Familia Vota, NCLR, and Voto Latino - National Immigration Scorecard 59%
2014 Human Rights Campaign - Positions on Marriage 0%
2014 Liberty for All - Positions 29%
2014 Liberty Guard - Positions 25%
2014 National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) - Positions 36%
2014 National Council of La Raza - Positions (Preliminary) 59%
2014 Stand Against Spying - Positions 0%
2013 Friends Committee on National Legislation - Positions 50%
2013 Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights - Positions 0%
2013 Venn Institute - Scorecard for International Religious Freedom 0%
2012 Americans for Democratic Action - Positions 0%
2012 Drum Major Institute for Public Policy/TheMiddleClass.org - Positions 7%
2012 Friends Committee on National Legislation - Positions 7%
2012 Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights - Positions on Civil Rights 0%
2012 Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights - Total Score 0%
2011-2012 American Civil Liberties Union - Positions 0%
2011-2012 Human Rights Campaign - Positions 0%
2011-2012 United States Campaign to End the Israeli Occupation - Positions on International Middle East Human Rights 56%
2011 American Civil Liberties Union - Positions (House Only) 0%
2011 Americans for Democratic Action - Positions 0%
2011 Drum Major Institute for Public Policy/TheMiddleClass.org - Positions 0%
2011 National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) 10%
2010 Americans for Democratic Action - Positions 0%
2009-2010 American Civil Liberties Union - Positions 13%
2009-2010 Human Rights Campaign - Positions 0%
2009-2010 Irregular Times/Progressive Patriots/That's My Congress - Net Congressional Score 26%
2009-2010 Irregular Times/Progressive Patriots/That's My Congress - Progressive Action Score 3%
2009-2010 Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights - Positions 0%
2009-2010 National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) - Positions 16%
2009-2010 United States Campaign to End the Israeli Occupation - Positions on International Middle East Human Rights -5%
2009 Americans for Democratic Action - Positions 0%
2009 Irregular Times/Progressive Patriots/That's My Congress - Regressive Action Score 43%
2009 National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) - Positions 16%
2009 United States Campaign to End the Israeli Occupation - Positions on International Middle East Human Rights -3%
2008 Americans for Democratic Action - Positions 10%
2008 Drum Major Institute for Public Policy/TheMiddleClass.org - Positions on Middle Class Advocacy 40
2007-2008 American Civil Liberties Union - Positions 18%
2007-2008 Human Rights Campaign - Positions 0%
2007-2008 Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights - Positions on Civil and Human 4
2007-2008 National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) - Positions on Civil Rights and Social Justice Issues 30%
2007-2008 National Organization for Women - Positions 19%
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 0
2007 Americans for Democratic Action - Positions 5%
2007 Drum Major Institute for Public Policy/TheMiddleClass.org - Positions on Middle Class Advocacy 20
2007 Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights - Positions 13%
2007 League of Women Voters - Civil Liberties and Civil Rights Score 0%
2007 National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) - Positions 32%
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 86%
2006 Americans for Democratic Action - Positions 0%
2006 Applied Research Center - Positions on Racial Justice 20
2006 Asian Americans for Civil Rights and Equality - Positions on Civil Rights & Equality 7%
2006 California Communities United Institute - Positions on Underrepresented Group Issues 14
2006 California Communities United Institute - LGBTI - LGBTI Rights Score 0
2006 Lambda Letters Project - HIV/AIDS Policy Score 0
2006 Lambda Letters Project - Economic Policy Score 5
2006 Lambda Letters Project - Women's Issues Score 50
2006 Lambda Letters Project - Minority Rights Policy Score 14
2005-2006 Equality California - Positions on LGBT Rights 0
2005 Applied Research Center - Positions on Racial Justice 25
2005 Asian Americans for Civil Rights and Equality - Positions 25%
2005 California Communities United Institute - LGBTI - Positions 8%
2005 Equality California - Positions 7%
2005 Lambda Letters Project - Women's Issues Score 46%
2005 Lambda Letters Project - HIV/AIDS Policy Score 0%
2005 Lambda Letters Project - Minority Rights Policy Score 16%
2004 Applied Research Center - Positions 10%
2004 Asian Americans for Civil Rights and Equality - Positions 46%
2004 California Communities United Institute - LGBTI - Positions 0%
2004 Lambda Letters Project - Minority Rights Policy Score 11%
2004 Lambda Letters Project - HIV/AIDS Policy Score 6%
2004 Lambda Letters Project - Women's Issues Score 27%
2003 Asian Americans for Civil Rights and Equality - Positions 43%
2003 California Communities United Institute - Positions 25%
2003 Equality California - Positions 6%
1997-2003 Gay Rights Information - Positions on LGBT Rights 0%

Conservative

2014 Americans for Prosperity - Positions (June 23, 2014) 67%
2014 Americans for Prosperity - Positions (Jan. 7, 2014) 80%
2014 Americans for Prosperity - Lifetime Score 87%
2014 Americans for Prosperity - Lifetime Score (June 23, 2014) 84%
2014 Heritage Action for America - Positions (Jan. 9, 2014) 46%
2014 The John Birch Society - Lifetime Score 68%
2014 The John Birch Society - Positions 50%
2013-2014 Campaign for Working Families - Positions 100%
2013-2014 Eagle Forum - Positions 57%
2013-2014 The New American - Positions (captured September 2, 2014) 43%
2013 American Conservative Union - Lifetime Score 90%
2013 American Conservative Union - Positions 72%
2013 Concerned Women for America - Positions 92%
2013 Eagle Forum - Positions 33%
2013 National Journal - Conservative (Composite) 64%
2013 National Journal - Conservative on Foreign Policy 54%
2013 National Journal - Conservative on Economic Policy 57%
2013 The John Birch Society - Positions 60%
2013 The New American - Positions on Conservative Issues 50
2012 American Conservative Union - Ratings of Congress 86%
2012 American Conservative Union - Lifetime Score 94%
2012 Eagle Forum - Positions 100%
2012 National Journal - House Conservative (Composite Score) 82%
2012 National Journal - House Conservative (Foreign) 86%
2012 The Club for Growth - Positions 66%
2012 The John Birch Society - Positions 63%
2011-2012 Americans for Prosperity - Positions 73%
2011-2012 Americans for Prosperity - Lifetime score 92%
2011-2012 Campaign for Working Families - Positions 100%
2011-2012 Concerned Women for America - Positions 96%
2011-2012 Heritage Action for America - Positions 57%
2011 American Conservative Union - Positions 80%
2011 American Conservative Union - Lifetime Score 95%
2011 Concerned Women for America - Positions 96%
2011 Eagle Forum - Positions 53%
2011 Heritage Action for America - Positions (House Only) 86%
2011 National Journal - Liberal on Foreign Policy Score 9%
2011 National Journal - Conservative Composite Score 89%
2011 National Journal - Conservative on Foreign Policy Score 86%
2011 The John Birch Society - Positions (Summer-Fall) 70%
2011 The John Birch Society - Positions (Spring-Summer) 80%
2011 The New American - Positions on Conservative Issues 70%
2010 American Conservative Union - Positions 95%
2010 American Conservative Union - Lifetime Score 99%
2010 Eagle Forum - Positions 77%
2010 National Journal - Conservative on Foreign Policy Score 72%
2010 National Journal - Conservative Composite Score 80%
2010 The John Birch Society - Positions (May 2010 - September 2010) 86%
2009-2010 Americans for Prosperity - Positions 100%
2009-2010 Campaign for Working Families - Positions 100%
2009-2010 Concerned Women for America - Positions 100%
2009-2010 The John Birch Society - Positions (January 2009 - June 2010 86%
2009-2010 The John Birch Society - Positions (November 2009 - June 2010) 80%
2009-2010 The John Birch Society - Positions (Full Session) 86%
2009 American Conservative Union - Positions 100%
2009 American Conservative Union - Lifetime Score 100%
2009 Campaign for Working Families - Positions 100%
2009 ConservAmerica - Positions 22
2009 Eagle Forum - Positions 95%
2009 National Journal - Composite Conservative Score 90%
2009 National Journal - Conservative on Foreign Policy Score 75%
2009 The John Birch Society - Positions (June 2009 - November 2009) 89%
2009 The John Birch Society - Positions (Full Year) 89%
2009 The John Birch Society - Positions (January 2009 - June 2009) 90%
2008 American Conservative Union - Positions 100%
2008 Eagle Forum - Positions 100%
2008 National Journal - Conservative on Foreign Policy Score 72%
2008 National Journal - Composite Conservative Score 74.2%
2007-2009 The New American - Positions on Conservative Issues 67%
2007-2008 Americans for Prosperity - Positions 100%
2007-2008 Campaign for Working Families - Positions on Conservative Issues 100
2007-2008 Concerned Women for America - Positions 100%
2007-2008 ConservAmerica - Positions 2
2007-2008 The John Birch Society - Positions 67%
2007 American Conservative Union - Positions 100%
2007 Americans for Prosperity - Positions 100%
2007 ConservAmerica - Positions 0
2007 Eagle Forum - Positions 94%
2007 GOPUSA - Positions 19%
2007 National Journal - Composite Conservative Score 80.8%
2007 National Journal - Conservative on Foreign Policy Score 64%
2007 The John Birch Society - Conservative Index Score 60%
2006 California Republican Assembly - Positions on Republican Principles 71
2005 California Republican Assembly - Positions 83%
2004 California Republican Assembly - Positions 82%
2003 California Republican Assembly - Positions 95%
2002 Christian Coalition of California - Positions 100%
2001-2010 Keep America Safe - Positions 100%

Education

2013 American Library Association - Positions 22%
2012 American Library Association - Positions 0%
2012 The American Hellenic Educational Progressive Association - Legislation Evaluation (House Only) 25%
2011-2012 American Federation of Teachers - Positions 0%
2011-2012 American Security Council Foundation - Positions 100%
2011-2012 The American Hellenic Educational Progressive Association - Positions 25%
2011 American Library Association - Positions 0%
2011 American Security Council Foundation - Positions 100%
2010 American Library Association - Positions 0%
2010 American Security Council Foundation - Positions 100%
2010 Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) - Positions 50%
2009-2010 The American Hellenic Educational Progressive Association - Positions 29%
2009 American Association of Colleges for Teacher Education - Positions 0%
2009 American Library Association - Positions 13%
2009 American Security Council Foundation - Positions 100%
2009 Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) - U.S. House Score 100%
2008 American Library Association - Positions 0%
2007-2008 American Security Council Foundation - Positions 90%
2007-2008 The American Hellenic Educational Progressive Association - Greek American Issues Score 45%
2007 American Library Association - Positions 0%
2007 Association For Supervision and Curriculum Development - Positions 25%
2007 Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) - Positions 0%
2005 American Association of University Women of California - Positions 44%
2005 California School Employees Association - Positions 0%
2003 American Association of University Women of California - Positions 18%

Environment

2014 Citizens for Global Solutions - Global Issues Score %
2013 Defenders of Wildlife Action Fund - Positions 17%
2013 Environment America - Positions 0%
2013 Food Policy Action - Positions 15%
2013 League of Conservation Voters - Lifetime Score 3%
2013 League of Conservation Voters - Positions 0%
2012 League of Conservation Voters - Positions 6%
2012 League of Conservation Voters - Lifetime Score 4%
2012 Sierra Club - Positions on Clean water (House Only) 0%
2011-2012 Clean Water Action - Positions 0%
2011-2012 Defenders of Wildlife Action Fund - Positions 0%
2011-2012 Environment America - Positions 0%
2011-2012 Food Policy Action - Positions 21%
2011-2012 League of Conservation Voters - Session Score 7%
2011-2012 National Parks Conservation Association - Positions (House Only) 14%
2011 Clean Water Action California - Positions (Congressional) 0%
2011 Environment America - Positions 3%
2011 League of Conservation Voters - Lifetime Score 3%
2011 League of Conservation Voters - Positions 9%
2011 Sierra Club - Positions on Clean Water (House Only) 0%
2011 Women's Action for New Directions (WAND) and-WILL - Positions (House Only) 0
2010-2011 Defenders of Wildlife Action Fund - Positions 0%
2010 League of Conservation Voters - Positions 0%
2010 League of Conservation Voters - Lifetime Score 0%
2009-2010 Defenders of Wildlife Action Fund - Positions 17%
2009-2010 League of Conservation Voters - Positions 0%
2009 ConservAmerica - Positions 22
2009 Defenders of Wildlife Action Fund - Positions 20%
2009 Environment America - Positions 13%
2009 League of Conservation Voters - Positions 0%
2008 Environment America - Positions 0%
2007-2008 ConservAmerica - Positions 2
2007-2008 Defenders of Wildlife Action Fund - Positions 0%
2007-2008 League of Conservation Voters - Positions 0%
2007 ConservAmerica - Positions 0
2007 Defenders of Wildlife Action Fund - Positions 0%
2007 League of Conservation Voters - First Session Score 0%
2006-2012 Global Exchange - Percent Loyalty to Finance, Insurance, Real Estate Lobby 86%
2006 California League of Conservation Voters - Positions 7%
2006 Environment California - Positions on Environmental Conservation 12
2006 Sierra Club California - Positions on Environmental Conservation 0
2005-2006 California Park and Recreation Society - Positions 60
2005 California League of Conservation Voters - Positions 0%
2005 Sierra Club California - Positions 0%
2004 California League of Conservation Voters - Positions 0%
2004 Sierra Club California - Positions 0%
2003-2004 California Park and Recreation Society - Positions 50%
2003 California League of Conservation Voters - Positions 0%
2003 Sierra Club California - Positions 0%

Fiscally Conservative

2014 Americans for Prosperity - Positions (June 23, 2014) 67%
2014 Americans for Prosperity - Positions (Jan. 7, 2014) 80%
2014 Americans for Prosperity - Lifetime Score 87%
2014 Americans for Prosperity - Lifetime Score (June 23, 2014) 84%
2014 Competitive Enterprise Institute - Positions 100
2014 Heritage Action for America - Positions (Jan. 9, 2014) 46%
2013 Competitive Enterprise Institute - Workplace Choice (August, 2013) 100%
2013 FreedomWorks - Positions 43%
2013 The Club for Growth - Positions 53%
2013 The Club for Growth - Positions (lifetime) 78%
2012 FreedomWorks - Positions 37%
2012 National Journal - House Conservative (Economic) 74%
2012 National Taxpayers Union - Positions on Tax and Spending 72%
2011-2012 Americans for Prosperity - Positions 73%
2011-2012 Americans for Prosperity - Lifetime score 92%
2011-2012 Heritage Action for America - Positions 57%
2011-2012 Irregular Times/Progressive Patriots/That's My Congress - Net Congressional Score 13%
2011 FreedomWorks - Positions 74%
2011 Heritage Action for America - Positions (House Only) 86%
2011 National Journal - Conservative on Economic Policy Score 90%
2011 National Taxpayers Union - Positions on Tax and Spending 72%
2011 The Club for Growth - Positions 63%
2010 FreedomWorks - Positions 78%
2010 National Journal - Conservative on Economic Policy Score 86%
2010 National Journal - Liberal on Economic Policy Score 14%
2010 The Club for Growth - Positions 96%
2009-2010 Americans for Prosperity - Positions 100%
2009-2010 National Tax Limitation Committee - Positions 87%
2009 FreedomWorks - Positions 90%
2009 Heritage Alliance - Positions 94%
2009 National Journal - Conservative on Economic Policy Score 95%
2009 National Taxpayers Union - Positions 87%
2009 Republican Liberty Caucus - Positions on Personal Liberties 73%
2009 Republican Liberty Caucus - Economic Liberties Score 100%
2009 The Club for Growth - Positions 90%
2008 FreedomWorks - Positions 95%
2008 National Journal - Conservative on Economic Policy Score 84%
2008 National Taxpayers Union - Fiscally Conservative Score B+
2008 The Club for Growth - Positions 86%
2007-2008 Americans for Prosperity - Positions 100%
2007-2008 National Tax Limitation Committee - Positions 95%
2007 Americans for Prosperity - Positions 100%
2007 Americans for Tax Reform - Positions 100%
2007 FreedomWorks - Positions 90%
2007 GOPUSA - Positions 19%
2007 National Journal - Conservative on Economic Policy Score 88%
2007 National Taxpayers Union - Fiscally Conservative Score B+
2007 Republican Liberty Caucus - Economic Liberties Score 96%
2007 Republican Liberty Caucus - Positions on Personal Liberties 61%
2007 The Club for Growth - Positions 66%

Fiscally Liberal

2013-2014 Irregular Times/Progressive Patriots/That's My Congress - Net Congressional Score (Jan. 13, 2014) 17%
2013-2014 Progressive Punch - Overall Positions 5%
2013-2014 Progressive Punch - Crucial Votes 4%
2013-2014 Progressive Punch - Crucial Votes Lifetime Score 1%
2013-2014 Progressive Punch - Lifetime Score 3%
2012 National Journal - House Liberal (Economic) 25%
2012 NETWORK, A National Catholic Social Justice Lobby - Positions 16%
2011-2012 Irregular Times/Progressive Patriots/That's My Congress - Liberal Action Score 0%
2011-2012 Irregular Times/Progressive Patriots/That's My Congress - Conservative Action Score 74%
2011 National Journal - Liberal on Economic Policy Score 10%
2009-2010 Irregular Times/Progressive Patriots/That's My Congress - Regressive Action Score 52
2009-2010 NETWORK, A National Catholic Social Justice Lobby - Positions 0%
2009 Irregular Times/Progressive Patriots/That's My Congress - Progressive Action Score 3%
2009 National Journal - Liberal on Economic Policy Score 4%
2009 NETWORK, A National Catholic Social Justice Lobby - Positions 16%
2008 National Journal - Liberal on Economic Policy Score 15%
2008 NETWORK, A National Catholic Social Justice Lobby - Positions 41%
2007-2008 Irregular Times/Progressive Patriots/That's My Congress - Progressive Action Score 14%
2007-2008 Irregular Times/Progressive Patriots/That's My Congress - Oath of Office Score 0%
2007-2008 Progressive Democrats of America - Positions 66%
2007 National Journal - Liberal on Economic Policy Score 11%
2007 NETWORK, A National Catholic Social Justice Lobby - Positions on Social Justice and Peace 15
2005-2006 Irregular Times/Progressive Patriots/That's My Congress - Regressive Conservative Action Score 43%

Foreign Affairs

2014 Citizens for Global Solutions - Global Issues Score %
2014 Friends Committee on National Legislation - Positions 0%
2014 Peace Action West - Positions (June 3, 2014) 9%
2013-2014 Council for a Livable World - Positions (House) 10%
2013 Friends Committee on National Legislation - Positions 50%
2013 National Journal - Conservative on Foreign Policy 54%
2013 Peace Action West - Positions (Nov. 20, 2013) 9%
2012 Arab American Institute - Positions on Arab-American Issues 0%
2012 Armenian National Committee of America - Positions 62%
2012 Citizens for Global Solutions - Global Issues Score 17%
2012 Friends Committee on National Legislation - Positions 7%
2012 National Journal - House Liberal (Foreign) 9%
2012 Peace Action - Positions 4%
2011-2012 ACT! for America - Positions 100%
2011-2012 American Security Council Foundation - Positions 100%
2011-2012 PeacePAC - Positions (PeacePAC is sister organization of Council for a Livable World rating House Only) 0%
2011-2012 United States Campaign to End the Israeli Occupation - Positions on International Middle East Human Rights 56%
2011-2012 USA Engage - Positions 63%
2011 American Security Council Foundation - Positions 100%
2011 Arab American Institute - Positions on Arab-American Issues 0%
2011 Citizens for Global Solutions - Global Issues Score 18%
2011 Friends Committee on National Legislation - Positions 0%
2011 National Journal - Liberal on Foreign Policy Score 9%
2011 National Journal - Conservative on Foreign Policy Score 86%
2011 Peace Action West - Positions 4%
2010 American Security Council Foundation - Positions 100%
2010 Citizens for Global Solutions - Global Issues Score D
2010 Latin America Working Group - Positions (House only) 0%
2010 National Journal - Liberal on Foreign Policy Score 28%
2010 National Journal - Conservative on Foreign Policy Score 72%
2010 Peace Action - Positions 13%
2010 Peace Action West - Positions 13%
2009-2010 ACT! for America - Positions 100%
2009-2010 Council for a Livable World - Positions 0%
2009-2010 PeacePAC - Positions (PeacePAC is sister organization of Council for a Livable World rating House Only) 0%
2009-2010 United States Campaign to End the Israeli Occupation - Positions on International Middle East Human Rights -5%
2009-2010 USA Engage - Positions 40%
2009-2010 Washington Report on Middle East Affairs (WRMEA) - Positions 10%
2009 American Security Council Foundation - Positions 100%
2009 Friends Committee on National Legislation - Positions 25%
2009 Latin America Working Group - Positions 0%
2009 National Journal - Liberal on Foreign Policy Score 0%
2009 National Journal - Conservative on Foreign Policy Score 75%
2009 NewPolicy.org - Positions on International Middle East Policy Advocacy 0%
2009 Peace Action West - Positions 8%
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 B-
2008 Citizens for Global Solutions - Global Issues Score F
2008 Friends Committee on National Legislation - Positions 50%
2008 National Journal - Conservative on Foreign Policy Score 72%
2008 National Journal - Liberal on Foreign Policy Score 27%
2008 Peace Action West - Positions 10%
2008 Resolve Uganda - Lifetime Score F
2007-2009 Citizens for Global Solutions - Global Issues Score D
2007-2008 ACT! for America - Positions 100%
2007-2008 American Security Council Foundation - Positions 90%
2007-2008 Council for a Livable World - Positions 12%
2007-2008 National Foreign Trade Council - Positions 50%
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 0
2007 Council for a Livable World - Positions 7%
2007 Friends Committee on National Legislation - Positions 0%
2007 Latin America Working Group - Positions 10%
2007 National Journal - Liberal on Foreign Policy Score 32%
2007 Peace Action West - Positions 9%
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 86%

Health and Health Care

2014 Alzheimer's Impact Movement - Positions 0%
2014 American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists - Positions (House Only) 100
2014 National Right to Life Committee - Positions (June 4, 2014) 100%
2014 Planned Parenthood Action Fund - Positions captured January 9, 2014 (reflect past 6 years' voting record) 0%
2014 Planned Parenthood Action Fund - Positions (June 27, 2014) 0%
2013-2014 National Breast Cancer Coalition - Positions 0%
2013 American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists - Positions (House Only) 0
2013 American Public Health Association - Positions 38%
2013 American Veterinary Medical Association - Positions on Professional Advocacy 0%
2013 Food Policy Action - Positions 15%
2013 National Right to Life Committee - Positions (Jan. 14, 2014) 100%
2013 Planned Parenthood Action Fund - Positions captured February, 2013 (reflect voting records of past 6 years) 0%
2012 AIDS Drug Assistance Program (ADAP) Advocacy Association - Positions 25%
2012 Planned Parenthood Action Fund - Positions captured June, 2012 (reflect voting records of past 6 years) 0%
2011-2012 Food Policy Action - Positions 21%
2011-2012 National Right to Life Committee - Positions 100%
2011 AIDS Drug Assistance Program (ADAP) Advocacy Association - Positions 33%
2011 American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists - Positions (House Only) 0%
2011 American Nurses Association - Positions 0%
2011 American Veterinary Medical Association - Positions on Professional Advocacy 50%
2011 Association of University Centers on Disabilities - Positions 0%
2011 National Right to Life Committee - Positions 100%
2011 The Children's Health Fund - Positions (House Only) 0%
2010 American Public Health Association - Positions 0%
2010 American Society for Radiation Oncology - U.S. House Score 100%
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 0%
2009-2010 National Breast Cancer Coalition - Positions 0%
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 0%
2009 AIDS Drug Assistance Program (ADAP) Advocacy Association - Positions on AIDS Drug Assistance %
2009 American Nurses Association - Positions 0%
2009 American Public Health Association - Positions 22%
2009 American Society for Radiation Oncology - Positions 0%
2009 Association of University Centers on Disabilities - Positions 0%
2009 National Association of Social Workers - Positions 11%
2009 National Right to Life Committee - Positions 100%
2009 The Children's Health Fund - Positions 0%
2008 Academy of General Dentistry - Positions 100%
2008 American Public Health Association - Positions 56%
2008 National Association of Social Workers - Positions 20%
2008 Planned Parenthood Action Fund - Positions 0%
2008 The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society - U.S. House Score 33%
2007-2008 American Hospital Association - Positions 0%
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 16
2007-2008 The American Geriatrics Society - Elderly Health Advocacy Score C
2007 Academy of General Dentistry - Positions (House Only) 0%
2007 Alliance For Headache Disorders Advocacy - Positions 100%
2007 American Academy of Family Physicians - Positions 0%
2007 American Public Health Association - Positions 0%
2007 American Society for Radiation Oncology - Positions 0%
2007 Association of University Centers on Disabilities - Positions 0%
2007 Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance - Positions 50
2007 League of Women Voters - Children's Health Issues Score 0%
2007 National Association of Social Workers - Positions 33%
2007 The Children's Health Fund - Positions 0%
2005-2006 National Family Planning & Reproductive Health Association - Positions 0%

Immigration

2014 Federation for American Immigration Reform - Positions 100%
2014 Hispanic Federation, LCLAA, LULAC, Mi Familia Vota, NCLR, and Voto Latino - National Immigration Scorecard 59%
2014 National Council of La Raza - Positions (Preliminary) 59%
2013-2014 National Hispanic Leadership Agenda - Positions on Immigration Reform 0%
2013-2014 National Hispanic Leadership Agenda - Positions on Economic Empowerment 0%
2013-2014 National Hispanic Leadership Agenda - Positions 0%
2013-2014 National Iranian American Council - Positions 25%
2012 Arab American Institute - Positions on Arab-American Issues 0%
2012 The American Hellenic Educational Progressive Association - Legislation Evaluation (House Only) 25%
2011-2012 Americans for Better Immigration - Positions 57%
2011-2012 The American Hellenic Educational Progressive Association - Positions 25%
2011-2012 The Public Affairs Alliance of Iranian Americans - Positions 17%
2011 Arab American Institute - Positions on Arab-American Issues 0%
2009-2013 NumbersUSA [Americans for Better Immigration] - Positions - Reduce Illegal Immigration at the Border (Feb 11, 2013) 89%
2009-2013 NumbersUSA [Americans for Better Immigration] - Positions - Reduce Illegal Jobs and Presence (Feb 11, 2013) 100%
2009-2013 NumbersUSA [Americans for Better Immigration] - Positions - Reduce Amnesty Enticements (Feb 11, 2013) 100%
2009-2013 NumbersUSA [Americans for Better Immigration] - Positions - Overall (Feb 11, 2013) 87%
2009-2013 NumbersUSA [Americans for Better Immigration] - Positions - Reduce Visa Lottery (Feb 11, 2013) 100%
2009-2010 American Immigration Lawyers Association - U.S. House Score 0%
2009-2010 Federation for American Immigration Reform - Positions 100%
2009-2010 The American Hellenic Educational Progressive Association - Positions 29%
2009-2010 United States English - U.S. House Score 83%
2007-2010 National Latino Congreso/William C. Velásquez Institute - Positions 0%
2007-2008 English First - Positions on English as the Official Language B
2007-2008 Federation for American Immigration Reform - Positions 77%
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 B
2007 English First - Positions 100%
2007 National Council of Agricultural Employers - Positions 100%
2007 National Council of La Raza - Positions 0
2003-2004 California Immigrant Policy Center - Positions 0%
1989-2013 NumbersUSA [Americans for Better Immigration] - Reduce Visa Lottery - Career (Feb 11, 2013) %
1989-2013 NumbersUSA [Americans for Better Immigration] - Reduce Anchor Baby Citizenship - Career (Feb 11, 2013) %
1989-2013 NumbersUSA [Americans for Better Immigration] - Reduce Chain Migration - Career (Feb 11, 2013) %
1989-2013 NumbersUSA [Americans for Better Immigration] - Reduce Illegal Immigration at the Border - Career (Feb 11, 2013) %
1989-2013 NumbersUSA [Americans for Better Immigration] - Reduce Illegal Immigration Rewards - Career (Feb 11, 2013) %
1989-2013 NumbersUSA [Americans for Better Immigration] - Reduce Illegal Jobs and Presence - Career (Feb 11, 2013) %
1989-2013 NumbersUSA [Americans for Better Immigration] - Overall - Career (Feb 11, 2013) 88%

Labor Unions

2014 United Food & Commercial Workers - Positions 29%
2013-2014 International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers - Positions (House) 0%
2013-2014 Workplace Choice - Positions 80
2013 American Federation of Government Employees - Positions 26%
2013 American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO) - Positions 19%
2013 American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO) - Lifetime Score 8%
2013 International Brotherhood of Boilermakers - Positions 35%
2013 International Foodservice Distributors Association - Positions 100%
2012 American Federation of Government Employees - Positions 0
2012 American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO) - Positions 16%
2012 American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO) - Lifetime Score 7%
2012 Illinois AFL-CIO - Lifetime Score 84%
2012 International Brotherhood of Boilermakers - Positions 11%
2012 Service Employees International Union (SEIU) - Positions 0%
2011-2012 American Federation of Teachers - Positions 0%
2011-2012 International Foodservice Distributors Association - Positions (House) 100%
2011-2012 United Food & Commercial Workers - Positions 0%
2011 American Federation of Government Employees - Positions 4%
2011 American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO) - Positions 0%
2011 American Federation of State, County & Municipal Employees (AFSCME) - Positions 0%
2011 American Federation of State, County & Municipal Employees (AFSCME) - Lifetime Score 5%
2011 International Brotherhood of Boilermakers - Positions 0%
2010 American Federation of Government Employees - Positions 0%
2010 American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO) - Positions 0%
2010 American Federation of State, County & Municipal Employees (AFSCME) - Positions 0%
2010 International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers - Positions 12%
2010 International Brotherhood of Boilermakers - House of Representatives Score 0%
2009-2010 Communications Workers of America - Positions 11%
2009-2010 International Brotherhood of Teamsters - Positions 0%
2009-2010 International Foodservice Distributors Association - Positions 100%
2009-2010 National Farmers Union - Positions 0%
2009-2010 Service Employees International Union (SEIU) - Positions 0%
2009 American Federation of Government Employees - Positions 8%
2009 American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO) - Lifetime Score 8%
2009 American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO) - Positions 5%
2009 American Federation of State, County & Municipal Employees (AFSCME) - Positions 11%
2009 International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers - Positions 0%
2009 International Brotherhood of Boilermakers - Positions 0%
2009 Service Employees International Union (SEIU) - Positions 0%
2009 United Auto Workers - Positions 0%
2009 Women Employed - Positions 0%
2008 American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO) - Lifetime Score 10%
2008 American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO) - Positions 13%
2008 American Federation of State, County & Municipal Employees (AFSCME) - Lifetime Score 6%
2008 American Federation of State, County & Municipal Employees (AFSCME) - Positions 14%
2008 Center for Worker Freedom - Positions 89%
2008 International Brotherhood of Boilermakers - Positions 0%
2008 Latin America Working Group - Positions 0%
2008 Service Employees International Union (SEIU) - Positions 16%
2008 Utility Workers Union of America - Positions 0%
2007-2008 International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers - Positions 0%
2007-2008 International Foodservice Distributors Association - Positions 100%
2007-2008 National Farmers Union - Family Farm Advocacy Score 25
2007-2008 United Food & Commercial Workers - Positions 6%
2007 American Federation of Government Employees - Positions 0%
2007 American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO) - Positions 8%
2007 American Federation of State, County & Municipal Employees (AFSCME) - Positions 0%
2007 Bakery, Confectionery, Tobacco Workers and Grain Millers - Positions 25%
2007 Center for Worker Freedom - Positions 100%
2007 International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers - Positions 16%
2007 International Brotherhood of Boilermakers - Positions 20
2007 Service Employees International Union (SEIU) - Positions 10%
2007 United Auto Workers - Positions 0%
2007 Utility Workers Union of America - Positions 0
2006 California Labor Federation, AFL-CIO - Positions on Workplace Rights 4
2005 California Labor Federation, AFL-CIO - Positions 7%
2005 California School Employees Association - Positions 0%
2004 California Labor Federation, AFL-CIO - Positions 8%
2003 California Labor Federation, AFL-CIO - Positions 4%

Marriage, Family, and Children

2014 FRC Action - Positions 75%
2014 Population Connection - Positions (Jan. 9, 2014) 0%
2013-2014 Campaign for Working Families - Positions 100%
2013-2014 CitizenLink - Positions (House Only) 100%
2013-2014 Eagle Forum - Positions 57%
2013 Eagle Forum - Positions 33%
2013 Population Connection - Positions (Sept. 2013) 0%
2012 Eagle Forum - Positions 100%
2011-2012 Campaign for Working Families - Positions 100%
2011 Christian Coalition of America - Positions 100%
2011 Eagle Forum - Positions 53%
2011 Family Research Council - Positions 90%
2010 Eagle Forum - Positions 77%
2009-2010 American Family Association - Positions 94%
2009-2010 Campaign for Working Families - Positions 100%
2009-2010 Christian Coalition of America - Positions 100%
2009-2010 Family Research Council - Positions 100%
2009 Campaign for Working Families - Positions 100%
2009 Eagle Forum - Positions 95%
2009 Population Connection - Committee Votes Score 0%
2008 Eagle Forum - Positions 100%
2007-2008 American Family Association - Positions 100%
2007-2008 Campaign for Working Families - Positions on Conservative Issues 100
2007-2008 Christian Coalition of America - Positions 100%
2007-2008 Family Research Council - Positions 100%
2007-2008 Population Action International - Positions 0%
2007 American Academy of Family Physicians - Positions 0%
2007 Eagle Forum - Positions 94%
2007 Family Research Council - Positions 100
2007 League of Women Voters - Children's Health Issues Score 0%
2007 PFLAG, Parents, Families and Friends of Lesbians and Gays - Positions 0%
2007 Population Connection - Positions on Population Stabilization 0%

Religion

2014 Americans United for the Separation of Church and State - Positions (House Only) 0%
2014 Friends Committee on National Legislation - Positions 0%
2014 The John Birch Society - Positions 50%
2014 The John Birch Society - Lifetime Score 68%
2013-2014 CitizenLink - Positions (House Only) 100%
2013 Americans United for the Separation of Church and State - Positions 100%
2013 Bread for the World - Positions 30%
2013 Concerned Women for America - Positions 92%
2013 Friends Committee on National Legislation - Positions 50%
2013 Secular Coalition for America - Congressional Positions 40%
2013 The John Birch Society - Positions 60%
2013 Venn Institute - Scorecard for International Religious Freedom 0%
2013 Young Women's Christian Association (YWCA) - Positions 33%
2012 Bread for the World - Positions 0%
2012 Catholic Advocate - Positions 100%
2012 Friends Committee on National Legislation - Positions 7%
2012 NETWORK, A National Catholic Social Justice Lobby - Positions 16%
2012 Open Doors USA - Positions 50%
2012 The John Birch Society - Positions 63%
2011-2012 ACT! for America - Positions 100%
2011-2012 Concerned Women for America - Positions 96%
2011 Americans United for the Separation of Church and State - Positions (House Only) 0%
2011 Christian Coalition of America - Positions 100%
2011 Concerned Women for America - Positions 96%
2011 Family Research Council - Positions 90%
2011 Secular Coalition for America - Congressional Positions 14%
2011 The John Birch Society - Positions (Summer-Fall) 70%
2011 The John Birch Society - Positions (Spring-Summer) 80%
2010 The John Birch Society - Positions (May 2010 - September 2010) 86%
2009-2010 ACT! for America - Positions 100%
2009-2010 American Family Association - Positions 94%
2009-2010 Christian Coalition of America - Positions 100%
2009-2010 Concerned Women for America - Positions 100%
2009-2010 Family Research Council - Positions 100%
2009-2010 NETWORK, A National Catholic Social Justice Lobby - Positions 0%
2009-2010 St. Joseph Health System - Positions 0%
2009-2010 The John Birch Society - Positions (November 2009 - June 2010) 80%
2009-2010 The John Birch Society - Positions (Full Session) 86%
2009-2010 The John Birch Society - Positions (January 2009 - June 2010 86%
2009 Heritage Alliance - Positions 94%
2009 NETWORK, A National Catholic Social Justice Lobby - Positions 16%
2009 The John Birch Society - Positions (Full Year) 89%
2009 The John Birch Society - Positions (January 2009 - June 2009) 90%
2009 The John Birch Society - Positions (June 2009 - November 2009) 89%
2008 NETWORK, A National Catholic Social Justice Lobby - Positions 41%
2007-2008 ACT! for America - Positions 100%
2007-2008 American Family Association - Positions 100%
2007-2008 Christian Coalition of America - Positions 100%
2007-2008 Concerned Women for America - Positions 100%
2007-2008 Family Research Council - Positions 100%
2007-2008 Secular Coalition for America - Positions on Secular Issues F
2007-2008 St. Joseph Health System - Positions 16
2007-2008 The John Birch Society - Positions 67%
2007 Family Research Council - Positions 100
2007 NETWORK, A National Catholic Social Justice Lobby - Positions on Social Justice and Peace 15
2007 The John Birch Society - Conservative Index Score 60%
2007 Traditional Values Coalition - Positions 50
2002 Christian Coalition of California - Positions 100%

Senior Citizens

2014 Alzheimer's Impact Movement - Positions 0%
2013-2014 National Active and Retired Federal Employees Association - Positions (97th-113th Congresses) 27%
2013 Alliance for Retired Americans - Lifetime Score 10%
2013 Alliance for Retired Americans - Positions 10%
2012 Alliance for Retired Americans - Positions 0%
2012 Alliance for Retired Americans - Lifetime Score 11%
2012 Service Employees International Union (SEIU) - Positions 0%
2011 Alliance for Retired Americans - Positions 0%
2009-2010 Alzheimer's Impact Movement - Positions 33%
2009-2010 Service Employees International Union (SEIU) - Positions 0%
2009 Alliance for Retired Americans - Positions 10%
2009 Alliance for Retired Americans - Lifetime Score 20%
2009 Service Employees International Union (SEIU) - Positions 0%
2008 Alliance for Retired Americans - Positions 50%
2008 Alliance for Retired Americans - Lifetime Score 25%
2008 Service Employees International Union (SEIU) - Positions 16%
2007-2008 The American Geriatrics Society - Elderly Health Advocacy Score C
2007 Alliance for Retired Americans - Positions 0%
2007 Service Employees International Union (SEIU) - Positions 10%
2006 California Alliance for Retired Americans - Positions on Senior & Retirement Issues 13
2006 Congress of California Seniors - Positions 16
2005 California Alliance for Retired Americans - Positions 33%
2005 Congress of California Seniors - Positions 25%
2004 Congress of California Seniors - Positions 27%
2003 Congress of California Seniors - Positions 38%

Socially Conservative

2014 Heritage Action for America - Positions (Jan. 9, 2014) 46%
2014 Heritage Action for America - Positions (Jan. 9, 2014) 46%
2014 The John Birch Society - Positions 50%
2014 The John Birch Society - Lifetime Score 68%
2014 The John Birch Society - Positions 50%
2014 The John Birch Society - Lifetime Score 68%
2013-2014 Campaign for Working Families - Positions 100%
2013-2014 Campaign for Working Families - Positions 100%
2013-2014 Eagle Forum - Positions 57%
2013-2014 Eagle Forum - Positions 57%
2013 Concerned Women for America - Positions 92%
2013 Concerned Women for America - Positions 92%
2013 Eagle Forum - Positions 33%
2013 Eagle Forum - Positions 33%
2013 National Journal - Conservative on Social Policy 74%
2013 National Journal - Conservative on Social Policy 74%
2013 The John Birch Society - Positions 60%
2013 The John Birch Society - Positions 60%
2012 Catholic Advocate - Positions 100%
2012 Catholic Advocate - Positions 100%
2012 Eagle Forum - Positions 100%
2012 Eagle Forum - Positions 100%
2012 Family Research Council - Positions 66%
2012 Family Research Council - Positions 66%
2012 National Journal - House Conservative (Social) 83%
2012 National Journal - House Conservative (Social) 83%
2012 The John Birch Society - Positions 63%
2012 The John Birch Society - Positions 63%
2011-2012 Campaign for Working Families - Positions 100%
2011-2012 Campaign for Working Families - Positions 100%
2011-2012 Concerned Women for America - Positions 96%
2011-2012 Concerned Women for America - Positions 96%
2011-2012 Heritage Action for America - Positions 57%
2011-2012 Heritage Action for America - Positions 57%
2011-2012 National Right to Life Committee - Positions 100%
2011-2012 National Right to Life Committee - Positions 100%
2011 Christian Coalition of America - Positions 100%
2011 Christian Coalition of America - Positions 100%
2011 Concerned Women for America - Positions 96%
2011 Concerned Women for America - Positions 96%
2011 Eagle Forum - Positions 53%
2011 Eagle Forum - Positions 53%
2011 Family Research Council - Positions 90%
2011 Family Research Council - Positions 90%
2011 Heritage Action for America - Positions (House Only) 86%
2011 Heritage Action for America - Positions (House Only) 86%
2011 National Journal - Conservative on Social Policy Score 100%
2011 National Journal - Conservative on Social Policy Score 100%
2011 National Right to Life Committee - Positions 100%
2011 National Right to Life Committee - Positions 100%
2011 The John Birch Society - Positions (Spring-Summer) 80%
2011 The John Birch Society - Positions (Summer-Fall) 70%
2011 The John Birch Society - Positions (Spring-Summer) 80%
2011 The John Birch Society - Positions (Summer-Fall) 70%
2010 Eagle Forum - Positions 77%
2010 Eagle Forum - Positions 77%
2010 National Journal - Conservative on Social Policy Score 82%
2010 National Journal - Conservative on Social Policy Score 82%
2010 The John Birch Society - Positions (May 2010 - September 2010) 86%
2010 The John Birch Society - Positions (May 2010 - September 2010) 86%
2009-2010 American Family Association - Positions 94%
2009-2010 American Family Association - Positions 94%
2009-2010 Campaign for Working Families - Positions 100%
2009-2010 Campaign for Working Families - Positions 100%
2009-2010 Christian Coalition of America - Positions 100%
2009-2010 Christian Coalition of America - Positions 100%
2009-2010 Concerned Women for America - Positions 100%
2009-2010 Concerned Women for America - Positions 100%
2009-2010 Family Research Council - Positions 100%
2009-2010 Family Research Council - Positions 100%
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 (Full Session) 86%
2009-2010 The John Birch Society - Positions (January 2009 - June 2010 86%
2009-2010 The John Birch Society - Positions (January 2009 - June 2010 86%
2009-2010 The John Birch Society - Positions (November 2009 - June 2010) 80%
2009-2010 The John Birch Society - Positions (Full Session) 86%
2009-2010 The John Birch Society - Positions (November 2009 - June 2010) 80%
2009 Campaign for Working Families - Positions 100%
2009 Campaign for Working Families - Positions 100%
2009 Eagle Forum - Positions 95%
2009 Eagle Forum - Positions 95%
2009 Heritage Alliance - Positions 94%
2009 Heritage Alliance - Positions 94%
2009 National Journal - Conservative on Social Policy Score 84%
2009 National Journal - Conservative on Social Policy Score 84%
2009 National Right to Life Committee - Positions 100%
2009 National Right to Life Committee - Positions 100%
2009 Republican Liberty Caucus - Economic Liberties Score 100%
2009 Republican Liberty Caucus - Positions on Personal Liberties 73%
2009 Republican Liberty Caucus - Positions on Personal Liberties 73%
2009 Republican Liberty Caucus - Economic Liberties Score 100%
2009 The John Birch Society - Positions (January 2009 - June 2009) 90%
2009 The John Birch Society - Positions (January 2009 - June 2009) 90%
2009 The John Birch Society - Positions (Full Year) 89%
2009 The John Birch Society - Positions (June 2009 - November 2009) 89%
2009 The John Birch Society - Positions (Full Year) 89%
2009 The John Birch Society - Positions (June 2009 - November 2009) 89%
2008 Eagle Forum - Positions 100%
2008 Eagle Forum - Positions 100%
2008 National Journal - Conservative on Social Policy Score 62%
2008 National Journal - Conservative on Social Policy Score 62%
2007-2008 American Family Association - Positions 100%
2007-2008 American Family Association - Positions 100%
2007-2008 Campaign for Working Families - Positions on Conservative Issues 100
2007-2008 Campaign for Working Families - Positions on Conservative Issues 100
2007-2008 Christian Coalition of America - Positions 100%
2007-2008 Christian Coalition of America - Positions 100%
2007-2008 Concerned Women for America - Positions 100%
2007-2008 Concerned Women for America - Positions 100%
2007-2008 Family Research Council - Positions 100%
2007-2008 Family Research Council - Positions 100%
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 67%
2007-2008 The John Birch Society - Positions 67%
2007 Eagle Forum - Positions 94%
2007 Eagle Forum - Positions 94%
2007 Family Research Council - Positions 100
2007 Family Research Council - Positions 100
2007 GOPUSA - Positions 19%
2007 GOPUSA - Positions 19%
2007 National Journal - Conservative on Social Policy Score 85%
2007 National Journal - Conservative on Social Policy Score 85%
2007 Republican Liberty Caucus - Economic Liberties Score 96%
2007 Republican Liberty Caucus - Positions on Personal Liberties 61%
2007 Republican Liberty Caucus - Economic Liberties Score 96%
2007 Republican Liberty Caucus - Positions on Personal Liberties 61%
2007 The John Birch Society - Conservative Index Score 60%
2007 The John Birch Society - Conservative Index Score 60%
2007 Traditional Values Coalition - Positions 50
2007 Traditional Values Coalition - Positions 50

Socially Liberal

2013-2014 Irregular Times/Progressive Patriots/That's My Congress - Net Congressional Score (Jan. 13, 2014) 17%
2013-2014 Irregular Times/Progressive Patriots/That's My Congress - Net Congressional Score (Jan. 13, 2014) 17%
2013-2014 Progressive Punch - Crucial Votes 4%
2013-2014 Progressive Punch - Lifetime Score 3%
2013-2014 Progressive Punch - Lifetime Score 3%
2013-2014 Progressive Punch - Overall Positions 5%
2013-2014 Progressive Punch - Overall Positions 5%
2013-2014 Progressive Punch - Crucial Votes 4%
2013-2014 Progressive Punch - Crucial Votes Lifetime Score 1%
2013-2014 Progressive Punch - Crucial Votes Lifetime Score 1%
2013 National Journal - Liberal on Social Policy 16%
2013 National Journal - Liberal on Social Policy 16%
2012 Americans for Democratic Action - Positions 0%
2012 Americans for Democratic Action - Positions 0%
2012 NARAL Pro-Choice America - Positions 0%
2012 NARAL Pro-Choice America - Positions 0%
2012 NETWORK, A National Catholic Social Justice Lobby - Positions 16%
2012 NETWORK, A National Catholic Social Justice Lobby - Positions 16%
2011-2012 Irregular Times/Progressive Patriots/That's My Congress - Liberal Action Score 0%
2011-2012 Irregular Times/Progressive Patriots/That's My Congress - Conservative Action Score 74%
2011-2012 Irregular Times/Progressive Patriots/That's My Congress - Conservative Action Score 74%
2011-2012 Irregular Times/Progressive Patriots/That's My Congress - Net Congressional Score 13%
2011-2012 Irregular Times/Progressive Patriots/That's My Congress - Net Congressional Score 13%
2011-2012 Irregular Times/Progressive Patriots/That's My Congress - Liberal Action Score 0%
2011 Americans for Democratic Action - Positions 0%
2011 Americans for Democratic Action - Positions 0%
2011 NARAL Pro-Choice America - Positions 0%
2011 NARAL Pro-Choice America - Positions 0%
2011 National Journal - Liberal on Social Policy 0%
2011 National Journal - Liberal on Social Policy 0%
2010 Americans for Democratic Action - Positions 0%
2010 Americans for Democratic Action - Positions 0%
2010 NARAL Pro-Choice America - Positions 0%
2010 NARAL Pro-Choice America - Positions 0%
2010 National Journal - Liberal on Social Policy 16%
2010 National Journal - Liberal on Social Policy 16%
2009-2010 Irregular Times/Progressive Patriots/That's My Congress - Regressive Action Score 52
2009-2010 Irregular Times/Progressive Patriots/That's My Congress - Regressive Action Score 52
2009-2010 NETWORK, A National Catholic Social Justice Lobby - Positions 0%
2009-2010 NETWORK, A National Catholic Social Justice Lobby - Positions 0%
2009 Americans for Democratic Action - Positions 0%
2009 Americans for Democratic Action - Positions 0%
2009 Irregular Times/Progressive Patriots/That's My Congress - Progressive Action Score 3%
2009 Irregular Times/Progressive Patriots/That's My Congress - Progressive Action Score 3%
2009 NARAL Pro-Choice America - Positions 0%
2009 NARAL Pro-Choice America - Positions 0%
2009 National Journal - Liberal on Social Policy Score 13%
2009 National Journal - Liberal on Social Policy Score 13%
2009 NETWORK, A National Catholic Social Justice Lobby - Positions 16%
2009 NETWORK, A National Catholic Social Justice Lobby - Positions 16%
2008 Americans for Democratic Action - Positions 10%
2008 Americans for Democratic Action - Positions 10%
2008 National Journal - Liberal on Social Policy Score 31%
2008 National Journal - Liberal on Social Policy Score 31%
2008 NETWORK, A National Catholic Social Justice Lobby - Positions 41%
2008 NETWORK, A National Catholic Social Justice Lobby - Positions 41%
2007-2008 Irregular Times/Progressive Patriots/That's My Congress - Progressive Action Score 14%
2007-2008 Irregular Times/Progressive Patriots/That's My Congress - Progressive Action Score 14%
2007-2008 Irregular Times/Progressive Patriots/That's My Congress - Oath of Office Score 0%
2007-2008 Irregular Times/Progressive Patriots/That's My Congress - Oath of Office Score 0%
2007-2008 Progressive Democrats of America - Positions 66%
2007-2008 Progressive Democrats of America - Positions 66%
2007 Americans for Democratic Action - Positions 5%
2007 Americans for Democratic Action - Positions 5%
2007 NARAL Pro-Choice America - Positions 0%
2007 NARAL Pro-Choice America - Positions 0%
2007 National Journal - Liberal on Social Policy Score 9%
2007 National Journal - Liberal on Social Policy Score 9%
2007 NETWORK, A National Catholic Social Justice Lobby - Positions on Social Justice and Peace 15
2007 NETWORK, A National Catholic Social Justice Lobby - Positions on Social Justice and Peace 15
2006 Americans for Democratic Action - Positions 0%
2006 Americans for Democratic Action - Positions 0%
2005-2006 Irregular Times/Progressive Patriots/That's My Congress - Regressive Conservative Action Score 43%
2005-2006 Irregular Times/Progressive Patriots/That's My Congress - Regressive Conservative Action Score 43%

Taxes

2013 FreedomWorks - Positions 43%
2013 The Club for Growth - Positions 53%
2013 The Club for Growth - Positions (lifetime) 78%
2012 FreedomWorks - Positions 37%
2012 National Taxpayers Union - Positions on Tax and Spending 72%
2011 FreedomWorks - Positions 74%
2011 National Taxpayers Union - Positions on Tax and Spending 72%
2011 The Club for Growth - Positions 63%
2010 FreedomWorks - Positions 78%
2010 The Club for Growth - Positions 96%
2009-2010 National Tax Limitation Committee - Positions 87%
2009 FreedomWorks - Positions 90%
2009 Heritage Alliance - Positions 94%
2009 National Taxpayers Union - Positions 87%
2009 Republican Liberty Caucus - Economic Liberties Score 100%
2009 Republican Liberty Caucus - Positions on Personal Liberties 73%
2009 The Club for Growth - Positions 90%
2008 Americans for Fair Taxation - Positions on the FairTax 0
2008 FreedomWorks - Positions 95%
2008 National Taxpayers Union - Fiscally Conservative Score B+
2008 The Club for Growth - Positions 86%
2007-2008 National Tax Limitation Committee - Positions 95%
2007 Americans for Tax Reform - Positions 100%
2007 FreedomWorks - Positions 90%
2007 National Taxpayers Union - Fiscally Conservative Score B+
2007 Republican Liberty Caucus - Economic Liberties Score 96%
2007 Republican Liberty Caucus - Positions on Personal Liberties 61%
2007 The Club for Growth - Positions 66%
2006 California Taxpayers' Association - Positions on Tax and Fiscal Policy 100
2006 Howard Jarvis Taxpayers Association - Positions on Tax Reduction 100
2005 California Taxpayers' Association - Positions 100%
2005 Howard Jarvis Taxpayers Association - Positions 92
2004 California Taxpayers' Association - Positions 100%
2004 Howard Jarvis Taxpayers Association - Positions 99
2003 California Taxpayers' Association - Positions 100%
2003 Howard Jarvis Taxpayers Association - Positions 97

Women

2014 American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists - Positions (House Only) 100
2013 American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists - Positions (House Only) 0
2013 Concerned Women for America - Positions 92%
2013 Federally Employed Women - Positions 30%
2013 NARAL Pro-Choice America - Positions 0%
2013 Young Women's Christian Association (YWCA) - Positions 33%
2012 Federally Employed Women - Positions 30%
2012 NARAL Pro-Choice America - Positions 0%
2011-2012 American Association of University Women - Positions 0
2011-2012 Concerned Women for America - Positions 96%
2011 American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists - Positions (House Only) 0%
2011 Concerned Women for America - Positions 96%
2011 Federally Employed Women - Positions 33%
2011 NARAL Pro-Choice America - Positions 0%
2011 Women's Action for New Directions (WAND) and-WILL - Positions (House Only) 0
2010 Federally Employed Women - Positions 40%
2010 NARAL Pro-Choice America - Positions 0%
2009-2010 American Association of University Women - Positions 0%
2009-2010 Concerned Women for America - Positions 100%
2009 American Association of University Women - Positions 0%
2009 Federally Employed Women - Positions 40%
2009 NARAL Pro-Choice America - Positions 0%
2009 Women Employed - Positions 0%
2007-2008 American Association of University Women - Positions 40%
2007-2008 Concerned Women for America - Positions 100%
2007-2008 Federally Employed Women - Equality in Government Score 40
2007-2008 National Organization for Women - Positions 19%
2007 American Association of University Women - Positions 33
2007 Federally Employed Women - Positions 40%
2007 NARAL Pro-Choice America - Positions 0%
2006 California National Organization for Women - Positions on Women's Rights 10
2006 Lambda Letters Project - Women's Issues Score 50
2005 American Association of University Women of California - Positions 44%
2005 California National Organization for Women - Positions 45%
2005 Lambda Letters Project - Women's Issues Score 46%
2004 California National Organization for Women - Positions 14%
2004 Lambda Letters Project - Women's Issues Score 27%
2003 American Association of University Women of California - Positions 18%
2003 California National Organization for Women - Positions 25%

How to Interpret these Evaluations

Project Vote Smart displays all known interest group ratings for each candidate and official, regardless of issue or bias.

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.

Most performance evaluations are displayed in a percentage format. However, some organizations present their ratings in the form of a letter grade or endorsement based on voting records, interviews, survey results and/or sources of campaign funding. For consistency and ease in understanding, Project Vote Smart converts all scores into a percentage when possible. Please visit the group's website or call 1-888-VOTESMART for more specific information.

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