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Louie Gohmert

Louie Gohmert's Ratings and Endorsements on Issue: Education

Full Name: Louie Gohmert
Current Office: U.S. House - District 1, Republican
First Elected: 11/02/2004
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. House - District 1
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary March 4, 2014

Education

2014 Population Connection - Positions (Jan. 9, 2014) 0%
2013-2014 National Association for College Admission Counseling - Positions 0%
2013 American Library Association - Positions 33%
2013 National Education Association - Positions 0%
2013 National Education Association - Positions 0%
2012 American Library Association - Positions 13%
2012 National Education Association - Positions 0%
2012 National Education Association - Positions 0%
2012 The American Hellenic Educational Progressive Association - Legislation Evaluation (House Only) 1%
2011-2012 American Association of University Women - Positions 0
2011-2012 American Security Council Foundation - Positions 100%
2011-2012 National Association for College Admission Counseling - Positions 0%
2011-2012 The American Hellenic Educational Progressive Association - Positions 4%
2011 American Library Association - Positions 0%
2011 American Security Council Foundation - Positions 100%
2011 National Association for College Admission Counseling - Positions 0%
2011 National Education Association - Positions 0%
2011 National Education Association - Positions 0%
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 American Association of University Women - Positions 0%
2009-2010 National Association for College Admission Counseling - Positions 8%
2009-2010 School Nutrition Association - Positions (House Only) 0%
2009-2010 The American Hellenic Educational Progressive Association - Positions 17%
2009 American Association of University Women - Positions 0%
2009 American Library Association - Positions 13%
2009 American Security Council Foundation - Positions 90%
2009 National Education Association - Positions on Public Education Teaching Profession Issues F
2009 National Education Association - Positions on Public Education Teaching Profession Issues F
2009 Population Connection - Committee Votes Score 0%
2009 Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) - U.S. House Score 100%
2008 American Library Association - Positions 11%
2007-2008 American Association of University Women - Positions 40%
2007-2008 American Security Council Foundation - Positions 100%
2007-2008 National Association for College Admission Counseling - Positions 35%
2007-2008 National Education Association - Positions on Public Education Teaching Profession Issues F
2007-2008 National Education Association - Positions on Public Education Teaching Profession Issues F
2007-2008 School Nutrition Association - Positions 0%
2007-2008 The American Hellenic Educational Progressive Association - Greek American Issues Score 39%
2007 American Association of University Women - Positions 33
2007 American Library Association - Positions 20%
2007 Association For Supervision and Curriculum Development - Positions 25%
2007 National Association for College Admission Counseling - Positions 25%
2007 National Association of Elementary School Principals - Positions 25%
2007 National Education Association - Positions on Public Education Teaching Profession Issues F
2007 National Education Association - Positions on Public Education Teaching Profession Issues F
2007 Population Connection - Positions on Population Stabilization 0%
2007 Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) - Positions 0%
2006 National Association for College Admission Counseling - Positions 40%
2006 Population Connection - Positions 0%
2005-2006 American Association of University Women - Positions 38%
2005-2006 National Education Association - Positions 0%
2005-2006 National Education Association - Positions 0%
2005 American Association of University Women - Positions 40%
2005 National Association for College Admission Counseling - Positions 12%
2005 National Association of Elementary School Principals - Positions 0%
2005 Population Connection - Positions 0%
2005 Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) - Positions 50%

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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