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John BT Campbell III

John BT Campbell III's Ratings and Endorsements on Issue: Civil Liberties and Civil Rights

Full Name: John BT Campbell III
Current Office: U.S. House - District 45, Republican
First Elected: 12/06/2005
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014

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 Human Rights Campaign - Positions on Marriage 0%
2014 National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) - Positions 14%
2013 Friends Committee on National Legislation - Positions 29%
2013 Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights - Positions 0%
2012 Americans for Democratic Action - Positions 25%
2012 Drum Major Institute for Public Policy/TheMiddleClass.org - Positions 8%
2012 Friends Committee on National Legislation - Positions 47%
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 30%
2011-2012 Human Rights Campaign - Positions 0%
2011 American Civil Liberties Union - Positions (House Only) 75%
2011 Drum Major Institute for Public Policy/TheMiddleClass.org - Positions 21%
2011 National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) 5%
2010 Americans for Democratic Action - Positions 10%
2009-2010 American Civil Liberties Union - Positions 19%
2009-2010 Human Rights Campaign - Positions 20%
2009-2010 Irregular Times/Progressive Patriots/That's My Congress - Progressive Action Score 9%
2009-2010 Irregular Times/Progressive Patriots/That's My Congress - Net Congressional Score 33%
2009-2010 Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights - Positions 0%
2009-2010 National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) - Positions 18%
2009-2010 United States Campaign to End the Israeli Occupation - Positions on International Middle East Human Rights -9%
2009 Americans for Democratic Action - Positions 10%
2009 Irregular Times/Progressive Patriots/That's My Congress - Regressive Action Score 48%
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 5%
2008 Drum Major Institute for Public Policy/TheMiddleClass.org - Positions on Middle Class Advocacy 14
2007-2008 American Civil Liberties Union - Positions 9%
2007-2008 Human Rights Campaign - Positions 10%
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 18%
2007-2008 National Organization for Women - Positions 0%
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 10%
2007 Drum Major Institute for Public Policy/TheMiddleClass.org - Positions on Middle Class Advocacy 0
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 20%
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 -3
2007 United To End Genocide - Positions on Darfur C
2006-2012 Global Exchange - Percent Loyalty to Finance, Insurance, Real Estate Lobby 77%
2006 Americans for Democratic Action - Positions 0%
2006 Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights - Positions 0%
2005-2006 American Civil Liberties Union - Positions 8%
2005-2006 Human Rights Campaign - Positions 0%
2005-2006 Iranian American Political Action Committee - Positions 0%
2005-2006 National Organization for Women - Positions 0%
2005-2006 The Arc - Positions 40%
2005-2006 United States Campaign to End the Israeli Occupation - Positions on International Middle East Human Rights -5
2005 Americans for Democratic Action - Positions 0%
2005 Applied Research Center - Positions on Racial Justice 8
2005 California Communities United Institute - LGBTI - Positions 8%
2005 Lambda Letters Project - Women's Issues Score 17%
2005 Lambda Letters Project - Minority Rights Policy Score 21%
2005 Lambda Letters Project - HIV/AIDS Policy Score 0%
2005 Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights - Positions 0%
2005 National Council of La Raza - Positions 0%
2005 National Organization for Women - Positions 0%
2004 Asian Americans for Civil Rights and Equality - Positions 33%
2004 California Communities United Institute - LGBTI - Positions 4%
2004 Lambda Letters Project - HIV/AIDS Policy Score 0%
2004 Lambda Letters Project - Women's Issues Score 12%
2004 Lambda Letters Project - Minority Rights Policy Score 3%
2003 Asian Americans for Civil Rights and Equality - Positions 29%
2003 California Communities United Institute - Positions 21%
2003 Equality California - Positions 6%
2002 California Communities United Institute - Positions 32%
2002 Equality California - Positions 0%
2001 Equality California - Positions 10%
1997-2003 Gay Rights Information - Positions on LGBT Rights 0%
1997-2001 Gay Rights Information - Positions on LGBT Rights 0%

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