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Kel Seliger

Kel Seliger's Ratings and Endorsements

Full Name: Kel Seliger
Current Office: State Senate - District 31, Republican
First Elected: 02/17/2004
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for State Senate - District 31
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary March 4, 2014

Conservative

2013 Texans for Fiscal Responsibility - Positions 52%
2013 Texas Eagle Forum - Positions 76%
2013 Young Conservatives of Texas - Positions 52%
2013 Young Conservatives of Texas - Lifetime Score 54%
2013 Young Conservatives of Texas - Positions 52%
2013 Young Conservatives of Texas - Lifetime Score 54%
2012 Texas Conservative Roundtable - Positions 100%
2012 Texas Conservative Roundtable - Positions 100%
2011 Americans for Prosperity Texas - Positions 77%
2011 Texans for Fiscal Responsibility - Positions 25%
2011 Texas Eagle Forum - Positions 60%
2011 Young Conservatives of Texas - Lifetime Score 55%
2011 Young Conservatives of Texas - Positions 50%
2011 Young Conservatives of Texas - Lifetime Score 55%
2011 Young Conservatives of Texas - Positions 50%
2009 Americans for Prosperity Texas - Positions 73%
2009 Heritage Alliance - Positions on Economic Issues 42%
2009 Heritage Alliance - Positions on Economic Issues 42%
2009 Heritage Alliance - Positions on Social Issues 70%
2009 Heritage Alliance - Positions on Social Issues 70%
2009 Heritage Alliance - Other Conservative Issues Score 54%
2009 Heritage Alliance - Other Conservative Issues Score 54%
2009 Heritage Alliance - Total Score 53%
2009 Heritage Alliance - Total Score 53%
2009 Texans for Fiscal Responsibility - Positions 42%
2009 Texas Eagle Forum - Positions 28%
2009 Young Conservatives of Texas - Lifetime Score 55%
2009 Young Conservatives of Texas - Lifetime Score 55%
2009 Young Conservatives of Texas - Positions 56%
2009 Young Conservatives of Texas - Positions 56%
2007 Americans for Prosperity Texas - Positions on Conservative Issues 35%
2007 Heritage Alliance - Positions on Conservative Issues 64
2007 Heritage Alliance - Positions on Conservative Issues 64
2007 Texans for Fiscal Responsibility - Positions on the Size and Role of Government 46.15
2007 Texas Eagle Forum - Positions 44%
2007 Young Conservatives of Texas - Positions on Conservative Issues 44
2007 Young Conservatives of Texas - Positions on Conservative Issues 44
2005 Americans for Prosperity Texas - Positions on Conservative Issues C
2005 Heritage Alliance - Positions 68%
2005 Heritage Alliance - Positions 68%
2005 Texas Eagle Forum - Positions 44%
2005 Young Conservatives of Texas - Positions 65%
2005 Young Conservatives of Texas - Positions 65%

Social

2013 Texas Eagle Forum - Positions 76%
2013 Young Conservatives of Texas - Positions 52%
2013 Young Conservatives of Texas - Lifetime Score 54%
2013 Young Conservatives of Texas - Lifetime Score 54%
2013 Young Conservatives of Texas - Positions 52%
2012 Texas Conservative Roundtable - Positions 100%
2011 Texas Eagle Forum - Positions 60%
2011 Young Conservatives of Texas - Positions 50%
2011 Young Conservatives of Texas - Lifetime Score 55%
2011 Young Conservatives of Texas - Lifetime Score 55%
2011 Young Conservatives of Texas - Positions 50%
2009 Heritage Alliance - Positions on Economic Issues 42%
2009 Heritage Alliance - Positions on Economic Issues 42%
2009 Heritage Alliance - Positions on Social Issues 70%
2009 Heritage Alliance - Positions on Social Issues 70%
2009 Heritage Alliance - Other Conservative Issues Score 54%
2009 Heritage Alliance - Other Conservative Issues Score 54%
2009 Heritage Alliance - Total Score 53%
2009 Heritage Alliance - Total Score 53%
2009 Libertarian Party of Texas - Economic Liberty Score 14%
2009 Libertarian Party of Texas - Positions on Personal Liberties 40%
2009 Libertarian Party of Texas - Positions on Economic and Personal Liberties 27%
2009 Texas Eagle Forum - Positions 28%
2009 Young Conservatives of Texas - Positions 56%
2009 Young Conservatives of Texas - Positions 56%
2009 Young Conservatives of Texas - Lifetime Score 55%
2009 Young Conservatives of Texas - Lifetime Score 55%
2007 Heritage Alliance - Positions on Conservative Issues 64
2007 Heritage Alliance - Positions on Conservative Issues 64
2007 Libertarian Party of Texas - Economic Liberty Score 41%
2007 Libertarian Party of Texas - Positions on Personal Liberties 35%
2007 Texas Eagle Forum - Positions 44%
2007 Young Conservatives of Texas - Positions on Conservative Issues 44
2007 Young Conservatives of Texas - Positions on Conservative Issues 44
2005 Heritage Alliance - Positions 68%
2005 Heritage Alliance - Positions 68%
2005 Texas Eagle Forum - Positions 44%
2005 Young Conservatives of Texas - Positions 65%
2005 Young Conservatives of Texas - Positions 65%

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