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James 'Jim' Marshall

James 'Jim' Marshall's Ratings and Endorsements on Issue: Health and Health Care

Full Name: James 'Jim' Marshall

Health and Health Care

2010 American Public Health Association - Positions 20%
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 67%
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 10%
2009 American Nurses Association - Positions 50%
2009 American Public Health Association - Positions 33%
2009 American Society for Radiation Oncology - Positions 0%
2009 Association of University Centers on Disabilities - Positions 66%
2009 National Association of Social Workers - Positions 55%
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 88%
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 86%
2007-2008 National Association for Addiction Professionals (formerly National Association of Alcohol and Drug Abuse Counselors) - Positions 60%
2007-2008 National Breast Cancer Coalition - Positions 50%
2007-2008 National Family Planning & Reproductive Health Association - Positions 0%
2007-2008 National Right to Life Committee - Positions 83%
2007-2008 St. Joseph Health System - Positions 75
2007-2008 The American Geriatrics Society - Elderly Health Advocacy Score B-
2007 Academy of General Dentistry - Positions (House Only) 0%
2007 Alliance For Headache Disorders Advocacy - Positions 0%
2007 American Academy of Family Physicians - Positions 0%
2007 American Public Health Association - Positions 55%
2007 American Society for Radiation Oncology - Positions 50%
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 100%
2007 The Children's Health Fund - Positions 0%
2006 American Public Health Association - Positions 40%
2006 National Association of Social Workers - Positions on Professional Advocacy 40
2006 Planned Parenthood Action Fund - Positions 0%
2005-2006 AIDS United - Positions 100%
2005-2006 American Academy of Emergency Medicine - Positions 50%
2005-2006 American Hospital Association - Positions 57%
2005-2006 American Nurses Association - Positions 75%
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 100%
2005-2006 National Family Planning & Reproductive Health Association - Positions 50%
2005-2006 National Right to Life Committee - Positions 100%
2005-2006 National Rural Health Association - Positions 50%
2005-2006 St. Joseph Health System - Positions 66%
2005 American Public Health Association - Positions 75%
2005 Parkinsons Action Network - Positions 0%
2005 The American College of Physicians - Positions 0%
2004 American College of Emergency Physicians - Positions 50%
2004 American Public Health Association - Positions 67%
2004 Citizens for Health - Whole Person Health Rating - Whole Person Health Score 50%
2003-2004 American Academy of Emergency Medicine - Positions 75%
2003-2004 National Breast Cancer Coalition - Positions 67%
2003-2004 National Right to Life Committee - Positions 91%
2003-2004 National Rural Health Association - Positions 100%
2003 American College of Emergency Physicians - Positions 75%
2003 American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists - Positions 0%
2003 American Public Health Association - Positions 67%
2003 American Society of Anesthesiologists - Positions 75%
2003 Global AIDS Alliance - Positions 75%
1995-2004 National Family Planning & Reproductive Health Association - Positions 40%
1995-2003 Planned Parenthood Action Fund - Positions 33%

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