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Joseph 'Joe' Robinette Biden, Jr.'s Ratings and Endorsements

Office: Vice President, Democratic President of the Senate

Abortion and Reproductive

2008 Planned Parenthood Action Fund - Positions 100%
2007-2008 National Organization for Women - Positions 100%
2007 NARAL Pro-Choice America - Positions 75%
2007 Population Connection - Positions on Population Stabilization 100%
2006 NARAL Pro-Choice America - Positions 100%
2006 Planned Parenthood Action Fund - Positions 100%
2006 Population Connection - Positions 100%
2005-2006 National Family Planning & Reproductive Health Association - Positions 93%
2005-2006 National Organization for Women - Positions 91%
2005-2006 Population Action International - Positions on Reproductive Health 100%
2005 NARAL Pro-Choice America - Positions 100%
2005 National Organization for Women - Positions 100%
2005 Population Connection - Positions 100%
2005 The Population Institute - Positions 100%
2004 NARAL Pro-Choice America - Positions 100%
2003-2004 Population Action International - Positions 100%
2003-2004 Population Connection - Positions 57%
2003 NARAL Pro-Choice America - Positions 36%
2003 Population Action International - Positions 100%
2003 Population Connection - Positions 100%
2003 The Population Institute - Positions 100%
2002 Population Connection - Positions 100%
2001 NARAL Pro-Choice America - Positions 100%
2001 Planned Parenthood Action Fund - Positions 75%
2001 Population Connection - Positions 100%
2000 NARAL Pro-Choice America - Positions 90%
2000 Population Connection - Positions 88%
1999-2002 National Family Planning & Reproductive Health Association - Positions 67%
1999 NARAL Pro-Choice America - Positions 46%
1999 Planned Parenthood Action Fund - Positions 71%
1999 Population Connection - Positions 80%
1998 National Organization for Women - Positions 75%
1997-1998 Population Connection - Positions 67%
1997 NARAL Pro-Choice America - Positions 34%
1997 Population Connection - Positions 50%
1996-2003 Planned Parenthood Action Fund - Positions 83%
1996 NARAL Pro-Choice America - Positions 43%
1996 Population Connection - Positions 78%
1995-2004 National Family Planning & Reproductive Health Association - Positions 82%
1995-1998 Planned Parenthood Action Fund - Positions 50%
1993-1996 Planned Parenthood Action Fund - Positions 66%

Agriculture and Food

2007-2008 American Farm Bureau Federation - Positions 85%
2007-2008 National Farmers Union - Family Farm Advocacy Score 100
2007 National Association of Wheat Growers - Positions 38%
2007 National Council of Agricultural Employers - Positions 21%
2006 National Council of Agricultural Employers - Positions 62%
2005-2006 American Farm Bureau Federation - Positions 35%
2005-2006 National Farmers Union - Positions 100%
2005 National Association of Wheat Growers - Positions 25%
2005 National Council of Agricultural Employers - Positions 100%
2003-2004 National Farmers Union - Positions 89%
2002 American Coalition for Ethanol - Positions 33%
2002 Vote Hemp - Positions on Industrial Hemp Policy Fence Sitter
2001-2002 Minnesota Farm Bureau - Positions 12%
2001-2002 Minnesota Farm Bureau - Positions 33%
2001-2002 National Farmers Union - Positions 90%
2000 American Farm Bureau Federation - Positions 80%
1999-2000 National Farmers Union - Positions 58%
1998 National Farmers Union - Positions 100%
1997 National Farmers Union - Positions 100%
1996 National Farmers Union - Positions 47%
1995-1996 American Farm Bureau Federation - Positions 47%
1995 National Farmers Union - Positions 60%
1994 Competitive Enterprise Institute - Positions on Agriculture 50%
1994 National Farmers Union - Family Farm Advocacy Score 89%
1993-1994 American Farm Bureau Federation - Positions 22%
1993 National Farmers Union - Positions 89%
1991-1992 National Farmers Organization - Positions 50%

Animals and Wildlife

2008 Sportsmen and Animal Owner's Voting Alliance - Positions 0
2007-2008 The Humane Society Legislative Fund - Positions on Animal Protection 117%
2007-2008 The Humane Society of the United States - Positions 100+
2007 The Humane Society of the United States - Positions on Animal Protection 75
2005-2006 American Wilderness Coalition - Positions 100%
2005-2006 Defenders of Wildlife Action Fund - Positions 91%
2005-2006 The Humane Society Legislative Fund - Positions 80
2005-2006 The Humane Society of the United States - Positions 60%
2005 American Wilderness Coalition - Positions 100%
2005 The Humane Society of the United States - Positions 60%
2004 American Humane Association - Positions 100%
2004 American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals - Positions 100%
2004 Born Free USA - Positions 100%
2004 Defenders of Wildlife Action Fund - Positions 50%
2004 The Humane Society Legislative Fund - Positions 100
2004 The Humane Society of the United States - Positions 100
2003-2004 American Wilderness Coalition - Positions 100%
2003 American Humane Association - Positions 100%
2003 American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals - Positions 100%
2003 Animal Welfare Institute - Positions 100%
2003 Born Free USA - Positions 100%
2003 Defenders of Wildlife Action Fund - Positions 100%
2003 Doris Day Animal League - Positions 100%
2003 Sierra Club - Positions 80%
2003 The Humane Society Legislative Fund - Positions 100%
2003 The Humane Society of the United States - Positions 100%
2002 Sportsmen and Animal Owner's Voting Alliance - Positions 0%
2001-2002 American Humane Association - Positions 80%
2001-2002 American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals - Positions 80%
2001-2002 American Wilderness Coalition - Positions 80%
2001-2002 Animal Welfare Institute - Positions 80%
2001-2002 Born Free USA - Positions 80%
2001-2002 Doris Day Animal League - Positions 80%
2001-2002 The Humane Society Legislative Fund - Positions 80%
2001-2002 The Humane Society of the United States - Positions 80%
2000 Animal Welfare Institute - Positions 50%
2000 The Humane Society of the United States - Positions 60
1999-2000 The Humane Society Legislative Fund - Positions 60%
1999 The Humane Society of the United States - Positions 100%
1995-1996 The Humane Society Legislative Fund - Positions 100%
1995 The Humane Society of the United States - Positions 50%
1993-1994 The Humane Society of the United States - Positions 50%

Business and Consumers

2008 United States Chamber of Commerce - Lifetime Score 36%
2008 United States Chamber of Commerce - Positions 71%
2007-2008 American Council of Engineering Companies - Positions 50%
2007-2008 American Forest and Paper Association - Forest Products Advocacy Score 50%
2007-2008 Associated Builders & Contractors - Positions 25%
2007-2008 Associated General Contractors of America - Positions 50%
2007-2008 National Federation of Independent Business - Positions 56
2007-2008 National Restaurant Association - Positions on Restaurant Advocacy 33
2007-2008 National Small Business Association - Positions 50%
2007-2008 National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association - Positions 66%
2007 Business-Industry Political Action Committee - Positions 8%
2007 The National Lumber and Building Material Dealers Association - Positions 33%
2007 United States Chamber of Commerce - Positions 29%
2006 Business-Industry Political Action Committee - Positions 0%
2006 National Association of Government Contractors - Positions 100%
2006 National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association - Positions 63%
2006 State PIRGs Working Together - Positions 82%
2006 United States Chamber of Commerce - Positions 45%
2006 United States Public Interest Research Group - Positions 82%
2005-2006 American Forest and Paper Association - Positions 28%
2005-2006 Associated General Contractors of America - Positions 50%
2005-2006 International Warehouse Logistics Association - Positions 50%
2005-2006 National Association of Manufacturers - Positions 11%
2005-2006 National Electrical Contractors Association - Positions 33%
2005-2006 National Federation of Independent Business - Positions 25%
2005-2006 National Restaurant Association - Positions 25%
2005-2006 National Retail Federation - Positions 8%
2005-2006 National Small Business Association - Positions 28%
2005-2006 Plumbing-Heating-Cooling Contractors-National Association - Positions 20%
2005-2006 Public Citizen's Congress Watch - Positions on Population Stabilization 92%
2005 Business-Industry Political Action Committee - Positions 21%
2005 International Sleep Products Association - Positions 0%
2005 Maryland Business for Responsive Government - Positions 28%
2005 National Federation of Independent Business - Positions 33%
2005 Small Business & Entrepreneurship Council - Positions 13%
2005 United States Chamber of Commerce - Positions 44%
2004 National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association - Positions 47%
2004 Small Business & Entrepreneurship Council - Positions 21%
2004 State PIRGs Working Together - Positions 85%
2004 United States Chamber of Commerce - Positions 62%
2004 United States Public Interest Research Group - Positions 85%
2003-2004 American Forest and Paper Association - Positions 25%
2003-2004 Associated Builders & Contractors - Positions 10%
2003-2004 Associated General Contractors of America - Positions 50%
2003-2004 Business-Industry Political Action Committee - Positions 4%
2003-2004 National Association for the Self-Employed - Positions 100%
2003-2004 National Association of Manufacturers - Positions 18%
2003-2004 National Electrical Contractors Association - Positions 42%
2003-2004 National Federation of Independent Business - Positions 0%
2003-2004 National Restaurant Association - Positions 14%
2003-2004 National Retail Federation - Positions 25%
2003-2004 National Small Business Association - Positions 0%
2003-2004 Plumbing-Heating-Cooling Contractors-National Association - Positions 33%
2003-2004 Public Citizen's Congress Watch - Positions 76%
2003 Associated Builders & Contractors - Positions 0%
2003 Business-Industry Political Action Committee - Positions 4%
2003 Maryland Business for Responsive Government - Positions 9%
2003 National Association of Government Contractors - Positions 0%
2003 National Federation of Independent Business - Positions 0%
2003 National Retail Federation - Positions 25%
2003 Public Citizen's Congress Watch - Positions 64%
2003 United States Chamber of Commerce - Positions 32%
2003 United States Public Interest Research Group - Positions 90%
2002 National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association - Positions 37%
2002 United States Chamber of Commerce - Positions 50%
2002 United States Public Interest Research Group - Positions 90%
2001-2002 Associated Builders & Contractors - Positions 22%
2001-2002 Associated General Contractors of America - Positions 16%
2001-2002 Business-Industry Political Action Committee - Positions 0%
2001-2002 National Association for the Self-Employed - Positions 0%
2001-2002 National Association of Manufacturers - Positions 0%
2001-2002 National Electrical Contractors Association - Positions 38%
2001-2002 National Federation of Independent Business - Positions 14%
2001-2002 Plumbing-Heating-Cooling Contractors-National Association - Positions 0%
2001-2002 Public Citizen's Congress Watch - Positions 77%
2001-2002 Small Business & Entrepreneurship Council - Positions 0%
2001 National Federation of Independent Business - Positions 0%
2001 National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association - Positions 40%
2001 Small Business & Entrepreneurship Council - Positions 0%
2001 United States Chamber of Commerce - Positions 38%
2001 United States Public Interest Research Group - Positions 89%
2000 Associated Builders & Contractors - Positions 0%
2000 Business-Industry Political Action Committee - Positions 15%
2000 Consumer Federation of America - Positions 80%
2000 Small Business & Entrepreneurship Council - Positions 8%
2000 United States Chamber of Commerce - Positions 60%
1999-2006 National Ready Mixed Concrete Association - Positions 55%
1999-2004 National Ready Mixed Concrete Association - Positions 40%
1999-2000 National Federation of Independent Business - Positions 8%
1999-2000 Public Citizen's Congress Watch - Positions 67%
1999-2000 United States Public Interest Research Group - Positions 73%
1999 Associated Builders & Contractors - Positions 0%
1999 Business-Industry Political Action Committee - Positions 11%
1999 Consumer Federation of America - Positions 58%
1999 United States Chamber of Commerce - Positions 47%
1999 United States Public Interest Research Group - Positions 77%
1998 Associated Builders & Contractors - Positions 43%
1998 Consumer Federation of America - Positions 90%
1998 Small Business & Entrepreneurship Council - Positions 20%
1998 United States Chamber of Commerce - Positions 56%
1997-1998 National Federation of Independent Business - Positions 57%
1997-1998 Public Citizen's Congress Watch - Positions 58%
1997-1998 United States Public Interest Research Group - Positions 77%
1997 Associated Builders & Contractors - Positions 60%
1997 Business-Industry Political Action Committee - Positions 15%
1997 Consumer Federation of America - Positions 71%
1997 National Federation of Independent Business - Positions 80%
1997 Public Citizen's Congress Watch - Positions 62%
1997 United States Chamber of Commerce - Positions 70%
1996 Business-Industry Political Action Committee - Positions 10%
1996 Consumer Federation of America - Positions 71%
1996 United States Chamber of Commerce - Positions 46%
1995-1996 Associated Builders & Contractors - Positions 10%
1995-1996 National Federation of Independent Business - Positions 38%
1995-1996 Public Citizen's Congress Watch - Positions 90%
1995-1996 United States Public Interest Research Group - Positions 100%
1995 Associated Builders & Contractors - Positions 14%

Civil Liberties and Civil Rights

2009 Drum Major Institute for Public Policy/TheMiddleClass.org - Positions 0%
2008 Americans for Democratic Action - Positions 80%
2008 Drum Major Institute for Public Policy/TheMiddleClass.org - Positions on Middle Class Advocacy 88
2007-2008 American Civil Liberties Union - Positions 91%
2007-2008 Human Rights Campaign - Positions 95%
2007-2008 Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights - Positions on Civil and Human 89
2007-2008 National Organization for Women - Positions 100%
2007-2008 United States Campaign to End the Israeli Occupation - Positions on International Middle East Human Rights -2
2007 American Civil Liberties Union - Positions 75
2007 Americans for Democratic Action - Positions 75%
2007 Drum Major Institute for Public Policy/TheMiddleClass.org - Positions on Middle Class Advocacy 100
2007 Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights - Positions 85%
2007 League of Women Voters - Civil Liberties and Civil Rights Score 100%
2007 United States Campaign to End the Israeli Occupation - Positions on International Middle East Human Rights -1
2007 United To End Genocide - Positions on Darfur A+
2006-2012 Global Exchange - Percent Loyalty to Finance, Insurance, Real Estate Lobby 100%
2006 Americans for Democratic Action - Positions 100%
2006 Drum Major Institute for Public Policy/TheMiddleClass.org - Positions 50%
2006 Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights - Positions 89%
2006 United To End Genocide - Positions on Darfur A+
2005-2006 American Civil Liberties Union - Positions 92%
2005-2006 Human Rights Campaign - Positions 78%
2005-2006 Iranian American Political Action Committee - Positions 100%
2005-2006 National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) - Positions 100%
2005-2006 National Organization for Women - Positions 91%
2005-2006 United States Campaign to End the Israeli Occupation - Positions on International Middle East Human Rights -3
2005 Americans for Democratic Action - Positions 100%
2005 Drum Major Institute for Public Policy/TheMiddleClass.org - Positions 88%
2005 Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights - Positions 82%
2005 National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) - Positions 100%
2005 National Council of La Raza - Positions 100%
2005 National Organization for Women - Positions 100%
2004 Americans for Democratic Action - Positions 95%
2004 Drum Major Institute for Public Policy/TheMiddleClass.org - Positions 100%
2003-2004 American Civil Liberties Union - Positions 86%
2003-2004 Human Rights Campaign - Positions 63%
2003-2004 Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights - Positions 93%
2003-2004 League of United Latin American Citizens - Positions 100%
2003-2004 National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) - Positions 100%
2003-2004 United States Campaign to End the Israeli Occupation - Positions on International Middle East Human Rights -1
2003 Americans for Democratic Action - Positions 75%
2003 Drum Major Institute for Public Policy/TheMiddleClass.org - Positions 100%
2003 Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights - Positions 94%
2003 National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) - Positions 100%
2003 United States Campaign to End the Israeli Occupation - Positions on International Middle East Human Rights -1
2001-2002 American Civil Liberties Union - Positions 60%
2001-2002 Human Rights Campaign - Positions 100%
2001-2002 Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights - Positions 93%
2001-2002 League of United Latin American Citizens - Positions 88%
2001-2002 National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) - Positions 97%
2001-2002 People for the American Way - Positions 85%
2001 American Civil Liberties Union - Positions 50%
2001 Common Cause - Positions 100%
2001 Human Rights Campaign - Positions 100%
2001 League of United Latin American Citizens - Positions 91%
2001 National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) - Positions 100%
2000 American Civil Liberties Union - Positions 57%
2000 League of United Latin American Citizens - Positions 88%
2000 National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) - Positions 93%
1999-2000 Human Rights Campaign - Positions 86%
1999-2000 Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights - Positions 100%
1999 American Civil Liberties Union - Positions 50%
1999 Human Rights Campaign - Positions 83%
1999 National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) - Positions 93%
1998 National Organization for Women - Positions 75%
1997-1998 American Civil Liberties Union - Positions 67%
1997-1998 Home School Legal Defense Association - Positions 20%
1997-1998 Human Rights Campaign - Positions 83%
1997-1998 Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights - Positions 75%
1997-1998 League of United Latin American Citizens - Positions 73%
1997 American Civil Liberties Union - Positions 33%
1996 American Civil Liberties Union - Positions 39%
1995-1996 Human Rights Campaign - Positions 78%
1995-1996 Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights - Positions 80%
1995-1996 National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) - Positions 60%
1991-1992 National Gay & Lesbian Task Force - Positions 64%

Conservative

2008 American Conservative Union - Positions 0%
2008 Eagle Forum - Positions 14%
2008 National Journal - Conservative on Foreign Policy Score 36%
2008 National Journal - Composite Conservative Score 15.2%
2007-2009 The New American - Positions on Conservative Issues 17%
2007-2008 Americans for Prosperity - Positions 0%
2007-2008 Concerned Women for America - Positions 9%
2007-2008 The John Birch Society - Positions 17%
2007 American Conservative Union - Positions 0%
2007 Americans for Prosperity - Positions 9%
2007 Eagle Forum - Positions 7%
2007 GOPUSA - Positions 5%
2007 National Journal - Composite Conservative Score 5.8%
2007 National Journal - Conservative on Foreign Policy Score 0%
2007 The John Birch Society - Conservative Index Score 10%
2006 American Conservative Union - Positions 4%
2006 Americans for Prosperity - Positions 33%
2006 Eagle Forum - Positions 11%
2006 National Journal - Conservative on Foreign Policy Score 34%
2006 National Journal - Composite Conservative Score 22.5%
2006 The John Birch Society - Positions 10%
2005-2006 Campaign for Working Families - Positions 4%
2005-2006 Concerned Women for America - Positions 0%
2005 American Conservative Union - Positions 8%
2005 Eagle Forum - Positions 25%
2005 National Journal - Composite Conservative Score 20%
2005 National Journal - Conservative on Foreign Policy Score 15%
2005 National Journal - Conservative on Economic Policy Score 26%
2004 American Conservative Union - Positions 0%
2004 Christian Action Network - Lifetime Score 12%
2004 Eagle Forum - Positions 25%
2004 National Journal - Conservative on Foreign Policy Score 29%
2004 The John Birch Society - Positions (Fall) 20%
2003-2004 Campaign for Working Families - Positions 3%
2003-2004 Concerned Women for America - Positions 20%
2003 American Conservative Union - Positions 26%
2003 Campaign for Working Families - Positions 0%
2003 Concerned Women for America - Positions 17%
2003 Eagle Forum - Positions 10%
2003 National Journal - Composite Conservative Score 25%
2003 National Journal - Conservative on Foreign Policy Score 35%
2002 American Conservative Union - Positions 10%
2002 Eagle Forum - Positions 25%
2002 National Journal - Composite Conservative Score 25%
2002 National Journal - Conservative on Foreign Policy Score 30%
2002 The John Birch Society - Positions 5%
2001-2002 Campaign for Working Families - Positions 7%
2001-2002 Concerned Women for America - Positions 25%
2001 American Conservative Union - Positions 12%
2001 National Journal - Conservative on Foreign Policy Score 3%
2001 The John Birch Society - Positions 10%
2000 American Conservative Union - Positions 16%
2000 Concerned Women for America - Positions 57%
2000 National Journal - Conservative on Foreign Policy Score 28%
2000 The John Birch Society - Positions 18%
1999 American Conservative Union - Positions 4%
1999 National Journal - Conservative on Defense/Foreign Policy Score 0%
1999 National Journal - Conservative on Economic Policy Score 17%
1999 The John Birch Society - Positions 17%
1998 American Conservative Union - Positions 4%
1998 National Journal - Conservative on Defense/Foreign Policy Score 21%
1998 The John Birch Society - Positions 15%
1997-1998 60 Plus Association - Positions 40%
1997-1998 Concerned Women for America - Positions 25%
1997 American Conservative Union - Positions 16%
1997 The John Birch Society - Positions 15%
1996 American Conservative Union - Positions 20%
1996 National Journal - Conservative on Defense/Foreign Policy Score 7%
1995-1996 60 Plus Association - Positions 29%
1995-1996 Concerned Women for America - Positions 75%
1995-1996 The John Birch Society - Positions 25%
1995 American Conservative Union - Positions 17%
1995 American Conservative Union - Lifetime Score 13%
1994 American Conservative Union - Positions 0%
1993 American Conservative Union - Positions 21%

Employment and Affirmative Action

2008 Center for Worker Freedom - Positions 0%
2007-2008 Federally Employed Women - Equality in Government Score 60
2007 Center for Worker Freedom - Positions 0%
2007 Federally Employed Women - Positions 10%
2007 National Employment Lawyers Association - Positions 100%
2005-2006 Business and Professional Women USA - Positions 83%
2005-2006 Federally Employed Women - Positions 80%
2005-2006 National Active and Retired Federal Employees Association - Positions 100%
2004 Workplace Fairness - Positions 0%
2003-2004 Business and Professional Women USA - Positions 62%
2003-2004 Federally Employed Women - Positions 70%
2003-2004 National Active and Retired Federal Employees Association - Positions 67%
2003-2004 National Association for the Self-Employed - Positions 100%
2003 Business and Professional Women USA - Positions 80%
2003 United Auto Workers - Positions on Workplace Rights 92%
2003 Workplace Fairness - Positions 40%
2002 National Active and Retired Federal Employees Association - Positions 100%
2001-2002 Business and Professional Women USA - Positions 89%
2001-2002 National Association for the Self-Employed - Positions 0%
2001 American Benefits Council - Positions 0%
1999-2000 National Active and Retired Federal Employees Association - Positions 100%
1996 Communications Workers of America - Positions on Workplace Rights 25%
1996 United Auto Workers - Positions on Workplace Rights 83%
1995-1996 International Association of Fire Fighters - Positions on Workplace Rights 83%
1995-1996 National Active and Retired Federal Employees Association - Positions 80%
1995 United Food & Commercial Workers - Positions on Workplace Rights 90%

Entitlements and the Safety Net

2008 Alliance for Retired Americans - Lifetime Score 96%
2008 Alliance for Retired Americans - Positions 100%
2008 Service Employees International Union (SEIU) - Positions 100%
2007 Alliance for Retired Americans - Positions 100%
2007 Service Employees International Union (SEIU) - Positions 83%
2006 Alliance for Retired Americans - Positions 100%
2006 Service Employees International Union (SEIU) - Positions 93%
2006 The Retired Enlisted Association - Retired Military Benefits Issues Score 24%
2005 Alliance for Retired Americans - Positions 80%
2005 Service Employees International Union (SEIU) - Positions 92%
2004 Alliance for Retired Americans - Positions 100%
2004 Service Employees International Union (SEIU) - Positions 100%
2003 Alliance for Retired Americans - Positions 89%
2003 Service Employees International Union (SEIU) - Positions 100%
2002 Alliance for Retired Americans - Positions 100%
2002 Service Employees International Union (SEIU) - Positions 100%
2001-2002 National Committee to Preserve Social Security and Medicare - Positions 100%
2001 Alliance for Retired Americans - Positions 100%
2001 American Benefits Council - Positions 0%
2001 Service Employees International Union (SEIU) - Positions 100%
2000 National Council of Senior Citizens - Positions 90%
2000 Service Employees International Union (SEIU) - Positions 100%
1999-2000 National Committee to Preserve Social Security and Medicare - Positions 100%
1999-2000 United Seniors Association - Positions 11%
1999 National Committee to Preserve Social Security and Medicare - Positions 100%
1999 National Council of Senior Citizens - Positions 100%
1999 United Seniors Association - Positions 0%
1998 National Council of Senior Citizens - Positions 100%
1997-1998 60 Plus Association - Positions 40%
1997-1998 National Committee to Preserve Social Security and Medicare - Positions 75%
1997 National Council of Senior Citizens - Positions 80%
1996 National Council of Senior Citizens - Positions 80%
1995-1996 60 Plus Association - Positions 29%
1995-1996 National Committee to Preserve Social Security and Medicare - Positions 79%

Environment

2008 Environment America - Positions 100%
2007-2008 League of Conservation Voters - Positions 65%
2007 League of Conservation Voters - First Session Score 67%
2006-2012 Global Exchange - Percent Loyalty to Finance, Insurance, Real Estate Lobby 100%
2006 League of Conservation Voters - Positions 100%
2005-2006 American Forest and Paper Association - Positions 28%
2005-2006 American Lands Alliance - Positions 50%
2005-2006 American Wilderness Coalition - Positions 100%
2005-2006 Defenders of Wildlife Action Fund - Positions 91%
2005-2006 Partnership for America - Positions 0%
2005 American Wilderness Coalition - Positions 100%
2005 League of Conservation Voters - Positions 90%
2005 Women's Action for New Directions (WAND) and-WILL - Positions 66%
2004 Defenders of Wildlife Action Fund - Positions 50%
2003-2004 American Lands Alliance - Positions 100%
2003-2004 American Wilderness Coalition - Positions 100%
2003-2004 League of Conservation Voters - Positions 92%
2003-2004 National Parks Conservation Association - Positions 100%
2003-2004 Women's Action for New Directions (WAND) and-WILL - Positions 83%
2003 American Lands Alliance - Positions 89%
2003 Defenders of Wildlife Action Fund - Positions 100%
2003 League of Conservation Voters - Positions 95%
2003 Sierra Club - Positions 80%
2001-2002 American Wilderness Coalition - Positions 80%
2001-2002 League of Conservation Voters - Positions 96%
2001-2002 National Parks Conservation Association - Positions 100%
2001-2002 Women's Action for New Directions (WAND) and-WILL - Positions 82%
2001 Californians for Population Stabilization - Positions 100%
1999-2000 American Lands Alliance - Positions 100%
1999-2000 League of Conservation Voters - Positions 88%
1999-2000 National Parks Conservation Association - Positions 100%
1999 League of Conservation Voters - Positions 78%
1998 League of Conservation Voters - Positions 87%
1997 League of Conservation Voters - Positions 100%
1995-1996 League of Conservation Voters - Positions 96%
1994 Competitive Enterprise Institute - Environment Score 25%

Fiscally Conservative

2008 National Journal - Conservative on Economic Policy Score 0%
2008 National Tax Limitation Committee - Fiscally Conservative Score F
2008 The Club for Growth - Positions 0%
2007-2008 Americans for Prosperity - Positions 0%
2007-2008 National Tax Limitation Committee - Positions 3%
2007 Americans for Prosperity - Positions 9%
2007 Americans for Tax Reform - Positions 0%
2007 FreedomWorks - Positions 0%
2007 GOPUSA - Positions 5%
2007 National Journal - Conservative on Economic Policy Score 0%
2007 National Taxpayers Union - Fiscally Conservative Score F
2007 Republican Liberty Caucus - Economic Liberties Score 0%
2007 Republican Liberty Caucus - Positions on Personal Liberties 49%
2007 The Club for Growth - Positions 17%
2006 Americans for Prosperity - Positions 33%
2006 Americans for Tax Reform - Positions 10%
2006 FreedomWorks - Positions 17%
2006 National Journal - Conservative on Economic Policy Score 0%
2006 National Taxpayers Union - Positions 11%
2006 The Club for Growth - Positions 1%
2005-2006 National Tax Limitation Committee - Positions 3%
2005-2006 Partnership for America - Positions 0%
2005 Americans for Tax Reform - Positions 10%
2005 FreedomWorks - Positions 0%
2005 National Taxpayers Union - Positions 10%
2005 Republican Liberty Caucus - Positions on Personal Liberties 40%
2005 Republican Liberty Caucus - Positions 23%
2005 Republican Liberty Caucus - Economic Liberties Score 5%
2004 Americans for Tax Reform - Positions 25%
2004 National Journal - Conservative on Economic Policy Score 0%
2004 National Taxpayers Union - Positions 15%
2004 Republican Liberty Caucus - Positions 26%
2003-2004 FreedomWorks - Positions 0%
2003-2004 National Tax Limitation Committee - Positions 6%
2003-2004 The Cato Institute - Trade Barrier Votes Score 40%
2003-2004 The Cato Institute - Trade Subsidy Votes Score 0%
2003 Americans for Tax Reform - Positions 5%
2003 National Journal - Conservative on Economic Policy Score 10%
2003 National Taxpayers Union - Positions 15%
2003 Republican Liberty Caucus - Positions on Conservative Issues 31
2003 Republican Liberty Caucus - Positions on Conservative Issues 31
2003 Republican Liberty Caucus - Positions on Conservative Issues 31
2002 Americans for Tax Reform - Positions 10%
2002 National Journal - Conservative on Economic Policy Score 5%
2002 National Taxpayers Union - Positions 15%
2002 Republican Liberty Caucus - Positions on Conservative Issues 32
2002 Republican Liberty Caucus - Positions on Conservative Issues 32
2002 Republican Liberty Caucus - Positions on Conservative Issues 32
2001-2002 National Tax Limitation Committee - Positions 0%
2001-2002 The Cato Institute - Trade Subsidy Votes Score 50%
2001-2002 The Cato Institute - Trade Barrier Votes Score 38%
2001 Americans for Tax Reform - Positions 5%
2001 National Journal - Conservative on Economic Policy Score 15%
2001 National Taxpayers Union - Positions 7%
2001 Republican Liberty Caucus - Positions 17%
2000 Americans for Tax Reform - Positions 25%
2000 Legion for the Survival of Freedom, Inc. (formerly Liberty Lobby) - Positions 100%
2000 National Journal - Conservative on Economic Policy Score 30%
2000 Republican Liberty Caucus - Positions 23%
1999-2000 National Tax Limitation Committee - Positions 14%
1999-2000 The Cato Institute - Trade Barrier Votes Score 73%
1999 Americans for Tax Reform - Positions 5%
1999 Legion for the Survival of Freedom, Inc. (formerly Liberty Lobby) - Positions 0%
1999 National Taxpayers Union - Positions 9%
1998 Americans for Tax Reform - Positions 0%
1998 National Journal - Conservative on Economic Policy Score 35%
1998 National Taxpayers Union - Spending Score 15%
1997-1998 National Tax Limitation Committee - Positions 14%
1997-1998 The Cato Institute - Trade Subsidy Votes Score 60%
1997 Legion for the Survival of Freedom, Inc. (formerly Liberty Lobby) - Positions 10%
1997 National Taxpayers Union - Spending Score 34%
1996 National Journal - Conservative on Economic Policy Score 39%
1995-1996 National Tax Limitation Committee - Positions 29%
1995 Legion for the Survival of Freedom, Inc. (formerly Liberty Lobby) - Positions 20%
1995 National Taxpayers Union - Spending Score 30%
1994 Competitive Enterprise Institute - Total Score 11%
1994 Competitive Enterprise Institute - Budget Score 11%
1994 Competitive Enterprise Institute - Trade Score 50%
1994 Competitive Enterprise Institute - Spending Score 8%
1994 Competitive Enterprise Institute - Environment Score 25%
1994 Competitive Enterprise Institute - Deregulation Score 0%
1994 Competitive Enterprise Institute - Positions on Agriculture 50%
1994 Competitive Enterprise Institute - Taxes Score 0%
1993 Legion for the Survival of Freedom, Inc. (formerly Liberty Lobby) - Positions 20%

Fiscally Liberal

2008 National Journal - Liberal on Economic Policy Score 91%
2007-2008 Irregular Times/Progressive Patriots/That's My Congress - Right Wing Index Score 0%
2007-2008 Irregular Times/Progressive Patriots/That's My Congress - Progressive Action Score 50%
2007-2008 Irregular Times/Progressive Patriots/That's My Congress - Oath of Office Score 50%
2007 National Journal - Liberal on Economic Policy Score 94%
2007 NETWORK, A National Catholic Social Justice Lobby - Positions on Social Justice and Peace 75
2006 National Journal - Liberal on Economic Policy Score 87%
2006 NETWORK, A National Catholic Social Justice Lobby - Positions 88%
2005 National Journal - Liberal on Economic Policy Score 73%
2005 NETWORK, A National Catholic Social Justice Lobby - Positions 100%
2004 National Journal - Liberal on Economic Policy Score 93%
2004 NETWORK, A National Catholic Social Justice Lobby - Positions 86%
2003 NETWORK, A National Catholic Social Justice Lobby - Positions 80%
2002 National Journal - Liberal on Economic Policy Score 90%
2002 NETWORK, A National Catholic Social Justice Lobby - Positions 67%
2001-2002 People for the American Way - Positions 85%
2000 National Journal - Liberal on Economic Policy Score 69%
2000 NETWORK, A National Catholic Social Justice Lobby - Positions 82%
1999 National Journal - Liberal on Economic Policy Score 80%
1999 NETWORK, A National Catholic Social Justice Lobby - Positions 82%
1998 National Journal - Liberal on Economic Policy Score 64%
1998 NETWORK, A National Catholic Social Justice Lobby - Positions 73%
1996 National Journal - Liberal on Economic Policy Score 57%
1996 NETWORK, A National Catholic Social Justice Lobby - Positions 80%
1995 The Libertarian Party - Positions 30%
1995 The Libertarian Party - Positions 20%
1995 The Libertarian Party - Positions 40%

Foreign Affairs

2009-2010 ACT! for America - Positions 0%
2008 Armenian National Committee of America - Positions on Armenian American Issues A+
2008 Citizens for Global Solutions - Global Issues Score A
2008 National Journal - Liberal on Foreign Policy Score 63%
2008 National Journal - Conservative on Foreign Policy Score 36%
2008 Voices for Creative Nonviolence - Iraq-Afghanistan Supplemental Spending Score 100%
2007-2008 ACT! for America - Positions 0%
2007-2008 United States Campaign to End the Israeli Occupation - Positions on International Middle East Human Rights -2
2007-2008 Washington Report on Middle East Affairs (WRMEA) - Positions -2
2007 Citizens for Global Solutions - Global Issues Score A+
2007 Council for a Livable World - Positions 77%
2007 Latin America Working Group - Positions 25%
2007 National Journal - Liberal on Foreign Policy Score 98%
2007 Peace Action West - Positions 86%
2007 United States Campaign to End the Israeli Occupation - Positions on International Middle East Human Rights -1
2007 United To End Genocide - Positions on Darfur A+
2007 Voices for Creative Nonviolence - Positions on Iraq War Amendments 75%
2006-2012 Global Exchange - Percent Loyalty to Finance, Insurance, Real Estate Lobby 100%
2006 Citizens for Global Solutions - Global Issues Score A+
2006 Latin America Working Group - Positions 33%
2006 National Journal - Liberal on Foreign Policy Score 65%
2006 National Journal - Conservative on Foreign Policy Score 34%
2006 Peace Action - Positions 44%
2006 Peace Action West - Positions 44%
2006 United To End Genocide - Positions on Darfur A+
2006 Washington Report on Middle East Affairs (WRMEA) - Positions 67%
2005-2006 ACT! for America - Positions 25%
2005-2006 Council for a Livable World - Positions 75%
2005-2006 Friends Committee on National Legislation - Positions 92%
2005-2006 Nuclear Age Peace Foundation - Positions 75%
2005-2006 United States Campaign to End the Israeli Occupation - Positions on International Middle East Human Rights -3
2005 Citizens for Global Solutions - Global Issues Score A+
2005 Latin America Working Group - Positions 50%
2005 National Journal - Conservative on Foreign Policy Score 15%
2005 National Journal - Liberal on Foreign Policy Score 76%
2005 Peace Action - Positions 89%
2005 PeacePAC - Positions 100%
2004 Friends Committee on National Legislation - Positions 50%
2004 Latin America Working Group - Positions 25%
2004 National Journal - Liberal on Foreign Policy Score 69%
2004 National Journal - Conservative on Foreign Policy Score 29%
2004 Nuclear Age Peace Foundation - Positions 100%
2004 Peace Action - Positions 100%
2003-2004 ACT! for America - Positions 50%
2003-2004 American Security Council Foundation - Positions 50%
2003-2004 Friends Committee on National Legislation - Positions 75%
2003-2004 United States Campaign to End the Israeli Occupation - Positions on International Middle East Human Rights -1
2003-2004 USA Engage - Positions 40%
2003-2004 Washington Report on Middle East Affairs (WRMEA) - Positions 71%
2003 Friends Committee on National Legislation - Positions 89%
2003 Latin America Working Group - Positions 67%
2003 National Journal - Liberal on Foreign Policy Score 60%
2003 National Journal - Conservative on Foreign Policy Score 35%
2003 Peace Action - Positions 80%
2003 United States Campaign to End the Israeli Occupation - Positions on International Middle East Human Rights -1
2002-2003 Citizens for Global Solutions - Positions 80%
2002 American Security Council Foundation - Positions 50%
2002 National Journal - Conservative on Foreign Policy Score 30%
2002 Peace Action - Positions 40%
2001-2004 Council for a Livable World - Positions 67%
2001-2002 American Foreign Service Association - Positions 94%
2001-2002 American Muslims for Jerusalem - Positions on International Middle East Policy Advocacy -3
2001-2002 Friends Committee on National Legislation - Positions 75%
2001-2002 USA Engage - Positions 40%
2001 Friends Committee on National Legislation - Positions 92%
2001 National Journal - Liberal on Foreign Policy Score 87%
2001 Peace Action - Positions 43%
2001 Washington Report on Middle East Affairs (WRMEA) - Positions 100%
2000 Council for a Livable World - Positions 75%
2000 Friends Committee on National Legislation - Positions 82%
2000 National Journal - Liberal on Foreign Policy Score 70%
2000 National Journal - Conservative on Foreign Policy Score 28%
2000 Peace Action - Positions 44%
1999-2000 PeacePAC - Positions 75%
1999 Council for a Livable World - Positions 80%
1999 Friends Committee on National Legislation - Positions 58%
1999 National Journal - Conservative on Defense/Foreign Policy Score 0%
1999 Peace Action - Positions 38%
1998-2002 Center for Security Policy - Positions 20%
1998 Friends Committee on National Legislation - Positions 80%
1998 National Journal - Conservative on Defense/Foreign Policy Score 21%
1998 National Journal - Liberal on Defense/Foreign Policy Score 73%
1998 Peace Action - Positions 42%
1997-1998 Council for a Livable World - Positions 80%
1997 Center for Security Policy - Positions 8%
1997 Council for a Livable World - Positions 83%
1997 Friends Committee on National Legislation - Positions 79%
1997 Peace Action - Positions 42%
1996 Center for Security Policy - Positions 14%
1996 Council for a Livable World - Positions 82%
1996 National Journal - Conservative on Defense/Foreign Policy Score 7%
1996 National Journal - Liberal on Foreign\Defense Policy 89%
1996 Peace Action - Positions 64%
1995-1996 Friends Committee on National Legislation - Peace and Justice Score 85%
1995 Peace Action - Positions 58%
1993-1994 American Security Council Foundation - Positions 10%

Government Budget and Spending

2008 Citizens Against Government Waste - Lifetime Score 22%
2008 Citizens Against Government Waste - Positions 0%
2007 Citizens Against Government Waste - Positions 0%
2007 National Taxpayers Union - Fiscally Conservative Score F
2006 National Taxpayers Union - Positions 11%
2005-2006 Citizens Against Government Waste - Positions 17%
2005 Citizens Against Government Waste - Positions 17%
2005 National Taxpayers Union - Positions 10%
2005 Taxpayers for Common Sense - Positions 40%
2004 Citizens Against Government Waste - Positions 21%
2004 National Taxpayers Union - Positions 15%
2004 Taxpayers for Common Sense - Positions 60%
2003 Citizens Against Government Waste - Positions 33%
2003 National Taxpayers Union - Positions 15%
2002 Citizens Against Government Waste - Positions 0%
2002 National Taxpayers Union - Positions 15%
2002 Taxpayers for Common Sense - Positions 27%
2001 Citizens Against Government Waste - Positions 15%
2001 National Taxpayers Union - Positions 7%
2001 Taxpayers for Common Sense - Positions 33%
2000 Citizens Against Government Waste - Positions 26%
2000 Taxpayers for Common Sense - Positions 76%
1999 Citizens Against Government Waste - Positions 15%
1999 National Taxpayers Union - Positions 9%
1999 Taxpayers for Common Sense - Positions 41
1998 Citizens Against Government Waste - Positions 11%
1998 National Taxpayers Union - Spending Score 15%
1998 Taxpayers for Common Sense - Positions 36%
1997 Citizens Against Government Waste - Positions 32%
1997 National Taxpayers Union - Spending Score 34%
1997 Taxpayers for Common Sense - Positions 44%
1996 Citizens Against Government Waste - Positions 44%
1995 Citizens Against Government Waste - Positions 15%
1995 National Taxpayers Union - Spending Score 30%
1994 Competitive Enterprise Institute - Spending Score 8%
1994 Competitive Enterprise Institute - Budget Score 11%

Health and Health Care

2008 Academy of General Dentistry - Positions 100%
2008 American Public Health Association - Positions 100%
2008 National Association of Social Workers - Positions 100%
2008 Planned Parenthood Action Fund - Positions 100%
2007-2008 AIDS United - Positions 100%
2007-2008 American Hospital Association - Positions 100%
2007-2008 National Right to Life Committee - Positions 0%
2007-2008 St. Joseph Health System - Positions 100
2007 Alliance For Headache Disorders Advocacy - Positions 0%
2007 American Academy of Family Physicians - Positions 100%
2007 American Public Health Association - Positions 100%
2007 Association of University Centers on Disabilities - Positions 100%
2007 Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance - Positions 0
2007 National Association of Social Workers - Positions 100%
2006 American Public Health Association - Positions 100%
2006 National Association of Social Workers - Positions on Professional Advocacy 100
2006 Parkinsons Action Network - Positions 100%
2006 Planned Parenthood Action Fund - Positions 100%
2005-2006 American Hospital Association - Positions 17%
2005-2006 American Nurses Association - Positions 100%
2005-2006 National Association for Addiction Professionals (formerly National Association of Alcohol and Drug Abuse Counselors) - Positions 100%
2005-2006 National Breast Cancer Coalition - Positions 80%
2005-2006 National Family Planning & Reproductive Health Association - Positions 93%
2005-2006 National Right to Life Committee - Positions 0%
2005-2006 St. Joseph Health System - Positions 100%
2005 American Public Health Association - Positions 90%
2004 American College of Emergency Physicians - Positions 0%
2004 American Public Health Association - Positions 86%
2004 Citizens for Health - Whole Person Health Rating - Whole Person Health Score 25%
2004 Parkinsons Action Network - Positions 100%
2003-2004 American Academy of Emergency Medicine - Positions 0%
2003-2004 National Breast Cancer Coalition - Positions 80%
2003-2004 National Right to Life Committee - Positions 17%
2003 American College of Emergency Physicians - Positions 0%
2003 American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists - Positions 100%
2003 American Public Health Association - Positions 100%
2003 American Society of Anesthesiologists - Positions 33%
2003 Global AIDS Alliance - Positions 80%
2002 American Public Health Association - Positions 100%
2002 Pennsylvania State Nurses Association - Positions 100%
2001-2002 National Association of Social Workers - Positions 88%
2001-2002 National Breast Cancer Coalition - Positions 100%
2001-2002 National Right to Life Committee - Positions 0%
2001 AIDS United - Positions 100%
2001 American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists - Positions 50%
2001 American Medical Association - Positions 100%
2001 American Public Health Association - Positions 83%
2001 National Breast Cancer Coalition - Positions 80%
2001 Planned Parenthood Action Fund - Positions 75%
2001 The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society - Positions 100%
2000 American Public Health Association - Positions 100%
1999-2002 National Family Planning & Reproductive Health Association - Positions 67%
1999-2000 National Association of Social Workers - Positions 90%
1999 American Medical Association - Positions 100%
1999 American Public Health Association - Positions 83%
1999 National Right to Life Committee - Positions 25%
1999 Planned Parenthood Action Fund - Positions 71%
1998 American Public Health Association - Positions 83%
1997-1998 AIDS United - Positions 80%
1997-1998 National Right to Life Committee - Positions 40%
1997 American Public Health Association - Positions 67%
1997 National Right to Life Committee - Positions 42%
1996-2003 Planned Parenthood Action Fund - Positions 83%
1996 National Association of Social Workers - Positions 60%
1996 National Right to Life Committee - Positions 43%
1995-2004 National Family Planning & Reproductive Health Association - Positions 82%
1995-2004 Protect Patients Now! - Positions 0%
1995-1998 Planned Parenthood Action Fund - Positions 50%
1995-1996 AIDS United - Positions 83%
1995-1996 Smokefree Action - Positions 100%
1995 American Public Health Association - Positions 86%
1993-1996 Planned Parenthood Action Fund - Positions 66%
1991 National Association of Social Workers - Positions 90%

Higher Education

2007-2008 American Association of University Women - Positions 60%
2007-2008 National Association for College Admission Counseling - Positions 100%
2007-2008 National Education Association - Positions on Public Education Teaching Profession Issues A
2007 American Association of University Women - Positions 50
2007 National Association for College Admission Counseling - Positions 100%
2007 National Education Association - Positions on Public Education Teaching Profession Issues A
2006 National Association for College Admission Counseling - Positions 100%
2005-2006 American Association of University Women - Positions 90%
2005-2006 National Education Association - Positions 100%
2005 American Association of University Women - Positions 83%
2005 National Association for College Admission Counseling - Positions 100%
2003-2004 American Association of University Women - Positions 100%
2003-2004 National Education Association - Positions 90%
2003 American Association of University Women - Positions 100%
2003 National Education Association - Positions 91%
2002 National Education Association - Positions 100%
2001-2002 American Association of University Women - Positions 100%
2001 American Association of University Women - Positions 100%
2001 National Education Association - Positions 90%
2000 National Education Association - Positions 80%
1999-2000 American Association of University Women - Positions 80%
1999 American Association of University Women - Positions 87%
1999 National Education Association - Positions 100%
1997-1998 American Association of University Women - Positions 83%
1997-1998 National Education Association - Positions 85%
1997 American Association of University Women - Positions 80%
1997 National Education Association - Positions 88%
1996 National Education Association - Positions 94%
1995-1996 American Association of University Women - Positions 100%
1995-1996 United States Student Association - Positions 64%

Immigration

2007-2010 National Latino Congreso/William C. Velásquez Institute - Positions 100%
2007-2008 American Immigration Lawyers Association - Positions 50%
2007-2008 English First - Positions on English as the Official Language F
2007-2008 Federation for American Immigration Reform - Positions 31%
2007-2008 United States English - Positions on English as the Official Language F
2007 English First - Positions 0%
2007 National Council of Agricultural Employers - Positions 21%
2006 American Immigration Lawyers Association - Positions 100%
2006 English First - Positions 0%
2005-2006 Americans for Better Immigration - Positions 25%
2005-2006 Federation for American Immigration Reform - Positions 46%
2005-2006 Iranian American Political Action Committee - Positions 100%
2005-2006 United States Border Control - Positions 8%
2005 Federation for American Immigration Reform - Positions 0%
2005 National Council of Agricultural Employers - Positions 100%
2005 National Council of La Raza - Positions 100%
2004 Federation for American Immigration Reform - Positions 0%
2003-2006 Americans for Better Immigration - Positions 13%
2003-2005 Americans for Better Immigration - Positions 31%
2003-2004 National Hispanic Leadership Agenda - Positions 100%
2002 American Immigration Lawyers Association - Positions 0%
2001-2002 National Hispanic Leadership Agenda - Positions 88%
2001 Californians for Population Stabilization - Positions 100%
2001 English First - Positions 0%
2000 National Hispanic Leadership Agenda - Positions 88%
1999 National Hispanic Leadership Agenda - Positions 86%
1997-1998 National Hispanic Leadership Agenda - Positions 73%
1996-1998 Americans for Immigration Control - Positions 25%
1996 Americans for Immigration Control - Positions 30%
1996 Federation for American Immigration Reform - Positions 25%
1995-2004 American Immigration Lawyers Association - Positions 53%
1989-2013 NumbersUSA [Americans for Better Immigration] - Overall - Career (Feb 11, 2013) 21%
1989-2002 Americans for Better Immigration - Lifetime Score 22%
1989-2001 Americans for Better Immigration - Lifetime Score 22%

K-12 Education

2007-2008 National Education Association - Positions on Public Education Teaching Profession Issues A
2007 National Education Association - Positions on Public Education Teaching Profession Issues A
2007 Population Connection - Positions on Population Stabilization 100%
2006 Population Connection - Positions 100%
2005-2006 National Education Association - Positions 100%
2005 National Association of Elementary School Principals - Positions 0%
2005 Population Connection - Positions 100%
2003-2004 National Education Association - Positions 90%
2003-2004 National Parent Teacher Association - Positions 87%
2003-2004 National School Boards Association - Positions 67%
2003-2004 Population Connection - Positions 57%
2003 National Education Association - Positions 91%
2003 Population Connection - Positions 100%
2002 National Education Association - Positions 100%
2002 National School Boards Association - Positions 100%
2002 Population Connection - Positions 100%
2001-2002 National Parent Teacher Association - Positions 90%
2001 National Education Association - Positions 90%
2001 Population Connection - Positions 100%
2000 National Education Association - Positions 80%
2000 Population Connection - Positions 88%
1999 National Education Association - Positions 100%
1999 Population Connection - Positions 80%
1997-1998 National Education Association - Positions 85%
1997-1998 Population Connection - Positions 67%
1997 National Education Association - Positions 88%
1997 Population Connection - Positions 50%
1996 National Education Association - Positions 94%
1996 Population Connection - Positions 78%

Labor Unions

2009 American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO) - Positions 0%
2009 American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO) - Lifetime Score 86%
2009 International Brotherhood of Boilermakers - Positions 0%
2008 American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO) - Positions 100%
2008 American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO) - Lifetime Score 86%
2008 American Federation of State, County & Municipal Employees (AFSCME) - Lifetime Score 86%
2008 American Federation of State, County & Municipal Employees (AFSCME) - Positions 100%
2008 Center for Worker Freedom - Positions 0%
2008 International Brotherhood of Boilermakers - Positions 50%
2008 Service Employees International Union (SEIU) - Positions 100%
2008 Utility Workers Union of America - Positions 100%
2007-2008 International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers - Positions 86%
2007-2008 International Foodservice Distributors Association - Positions 14%
2007-2008 National Farmers Union - Family Farm Advocacy Score 100
2007-2008 United Food & Commercial Workers - Positions 100%
2007 American Federation of Government Employees - Positions 54%
2007 American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO) - Positions 100%
2007 American Federation of State, County & Municipal Employees (AFSCME) - Positions 100%
2007 Bakery, Confectionery, Tobacco Workers and Grain Millers - Positions 100%
2007 Center for Worker Freedom - Positions 0%
2007 International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers - Positions 100%
2007 International Brotherhood of Boilermakers - Positions 75
2007 Service Employees International Union (SEIU) - Positions 83%
2007 United Auto Workers - Positions 69%
2007 Utility Workers Union of America - Positions 66
2006 American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO) - Positions 93%
2006 American Federation of State, County & Municipal Employees (AFSCME) - Positions 100%
2006 International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers - Positions 87%
2006 International Brotherhood of Boilermakers - Positions 80%
2006 Service Employees International Union (SEIU) - Positions 93%
2006 Transportation Communications Union - Positions 87%
2006 United Auto Workers - Positions 92%
2005-2006 American Road and Transportation Builders Association - Positions 80%
2005-2006 International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers - Positions 75%
2005-2006 National Farmers Union - Positions 100%
2005 American Federation of Government Employees - Positions 92%
2005 American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO) - Positions 100%
2005 American Federation of State, County & Municipal Employees (AFSCME) - Positions 100%
2005 International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers - Positions 100%
2005 International Brotherhood of Boilermakers - Positions 100%
2005 International Sleep Products Association - Positions 0%
2005 Service Employees International Union (SEIU) - Positions 92%
2005 Transportation Communications Union - Positions 100%
2005 United Auto Workers - Positions 93%
2004 American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO) - Positions 100%
2004 American Postal Workers Union - Positions 100%
2004 Communications Workers of America - Positions 100%
2004 International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers - Positions 100%
2004 International Brotherhood of Boilermakers - Positions 100%
2004 Service Employees International Union (SEIU) - Positions 100%
2004 Transportation Communications Union - Positions 100%
2004 United Auto Workers - Positions 91%
2003-2004 American Federation of Government Employees - Positions 100%
2003-2004 American Federation of State, County & Municipal Employees (AFSCME) - Positions 91%
2003-2004 American Road and Transportation Builders Association - Positions 86%
2003-2004 Bakery, Confectionery, Tobacco Workers and Grain Millers - Positions 62%
2003-2004 International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers - Positions 93%
2003-2004 National Farmers Union - Positions 89%
2003 American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO) - Positions 100%
2003 American Federation of State, County & Municipal Employees (AFSCME) - Positions 91%
2003 Communications Workers of America - Positions 100%
2003 International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers - Positions 83%
2003 International Brotherhood of Boilermakers - Positions 86%
2003 International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers - Positions 91%
2003 Service Employees International Union (SEIU) - Positions 100%
2003 Transportation Communications Union - Positions 100%
2003 United Auto Workers - Positions on Workplace Rights 92%
2002 American Federation of Government Employees - Positions 100%
2002 American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO) - Positions 100%
2002 American Federation of State, County & Municipal Employees (AFSCME) - Positions 100%
2002 Communications Workers of America - Positions 100%
2002 International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers - Positions 100%
2002 International Brotherhood of Boilermakers - Positions 50%
2002 Service Employees International Union (SEIU) - Positions 100%
2002 Transportation Communications Union - Positions 100%
2002 United Auto Workers - Positions 92%
2001-2002 American Postal Workers Union - Positions 90%
2001-2002 International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers - Positions 83%
2001-2002 National Farmers Union - Positions 90%
2001 American Federation of Government Employees - Positions 93%
2001 American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO) - Positions 100%
2001 American Federation of State, County & Municipal Employees (AFSCME) - Positions 100%
2001 International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers - Positions 87%
2001 International Brotherhood of Boilermakers - Positions 100%
2001 Service Employees International Union (SEIU) - Positions 100%
2001 Transportation Communications Union - Positions 100%
2001 United Auto Workers - Positions 93%
2001 United Food & Commercial Workers - Positions 100%
2000 American Federation of Government Employees - Positions 75%
2000 American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO) - Positions 63%
2000 American Federation of State, County & Municipal Employees (AFSCME) - Positions 71%
2000 Communications Workers of America - Positions 100%
2000 International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers - Positions 0%
2000 Service Employees International Union (SEIU) - Positions 100%
2000 United Auto Workers - Positions 69%
1999-2000 National Farmers Union - Positions 58%
1999 American Federation of Government Employees - Positions 81%
1999 American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO) - Positions 100%
1999 American Federation of State, County & Municipal Employees (AFSCME) - Positions 100%
1999 Communications Workers of America - Positions 100%
1999 International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers - Positions 100%
1999 International Brotherhood of Boilermakers - Positions 100%
1999 Transportation Communications Union - Positions 100%
1999 United Auto Workers - Positions 92%
1998 American Federation of Government Employees - Positions 90%
1998 Communications Workers of America - Positions 100%
1998 International Brotherhood of Boilermakers - Positions 100%
1998 National Farmers Union - Positions 100%
1998 Transportation Communications Union - Positions 100%
1998 United Auto Workers - Positions 90%
1997-1998 International Brotherhood of Teamsters - Positions 83%
1997 American Federation of Government Employees - Positions 58%
1997 American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO) - Positions 57%
1997 American Federation of State, County & Municipal Employees (AFSCME) - Positions 56%
1997 Communications Workers of America - Positions 71%
1997 National Farmers Union - Positions 100%
1997 United Auto Workers - Positions 60%
1997 United Food & Commercial Workers - Positions 58%
1996 American Federation of Government Employees - Positions 90%
1996 American Federation of State, County & Municipal Employees (AFSCME) - Positions 71%
1996 Communications Workers of America - Positions on Workplace Rights 25%
1996 National Farmers Union - Positions 47%
1996 United Auto Workers - Positions on Workplace Rights 83%
1996 United Food & Commercial Workers - Positions 100%
1995 International Brotherhood of Teamsters - Positions 88%
1995 National Farmers Union - Positions 60%
1995 Transportation Communications Union - Positions 89%
1995 United Food & Commercial Workers - Positions on Workplace Rights 90%
1994 National Farmers Union - Family Farm Advocacy Score 89%
1994 United Food & Commercial Workers - Positions 90%
1993 National Farmers Union - Positions 89%
1993 United Food & Commercial Workers - Positions on Workplace Rights 88%
1991 American Postal Workers Union - Positions 80%
1989-1990 National Federation of Federal Employees - Positions 88%
1989 International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers - Positions 100%

Liberal

2008 Americans for Democratic Action - Positions 80%
2008 National Journal - Liberal on Foreign Policy Score 63%
2008 National Journal - Composite Liberal Score 85%
2007 Americans for Democratic Action - Positions 75%
2007 National Journal - Liberal on Foreign Policy Score 98%
2007 National Journal - Composite Liberal Score 94.2%
2006 Americans for Democratic Action - Positions 100%
2006 National Journal - Liberal on Foreign Policy Score 65%
2006 National Journal - Composite Liberal Score 77.5%
2005-2006 Campaign for America's Future - Energy Score 83%
2005 Americans for Democratic Action - Positions 100%
2005 National Committee for an Effective Congress - Positions 90%
2005 National Journal - Liberal on Foreign Policy Score 76%
2005 National Journal - Composite Liberal Score 80%
2004 Americans for Democratic Action - Positions 95%
2004 National Journal - Liberal on Foreign Policy Score 69%
2003-2004 Democrats for Life of America - Positions 33%
2003-2004 Radical Middle - Positions 10%
2003 Americans for Democratic Action - Positions 75%
2003 National Committee for an Effective Congress - Positions 95%
2003 National Journal - Liberal on Economic Policy Score 82%
2003 National Journal - Liberal on Foreign Policy Score 60%
2003 National Journal - Composite Liberal Score 75%
2002 Americans for Democratic Action - Positions 80%
2002 National Journal - Composite Liberal Score 75%
2001-2002 National Committee for an Effective Congress - Positions 90%
2001-2002 Radical Middle - Positions 30%
2001 Americans for Democratic Action - Positions 100%
2001 National Committee for an Effective Congress - Positions 90%
2001 National Journal - Liberal on Foreign Policy Score 87%
2000 Americans for Democratic Action - Positions 80%
2000 National Journal - Liberal on Foreign Policy Score 70%
1998 Americans for Democratic Action - Positions 85%
1998 National Journal - Liberal on Defense/Foreign Policy Score 73%
1997-1998 National Committee for an Effective Congress - Positions 85%
1997 Americans for Democratic Action - Positions 70%
1996 Americans for Democratic Action - Positions 80%
1996 National Journal - Liberal on Foreign\Defense Policy 89%
1995-1996 National Committee for an Effective Congress - Positions 85%

Marriage, Family, and Children

2008 Eagle Forum - Positions 14%
2007-2008 Christian Coalition of America - Positions 0%
2007-2008 Family Research Council - Positions 0%
2007 American Academy of Family Physicians - Positions 100%
2007 Eagle Forum - Positions 7%
2007 Family Research Council - Positions 0
2007 Population Connection - Positions on Population Stabilization 100%
2006 Eagle Forum - Positions 11%
2006 Family Research Council - Positions 0%
2006 Population Connection - Positions 100%
2005-2006 American Family Association - Positions 0%
2005-2006 Campaign for Working Families - Positions 4%
2005-2006 Population Action International - Positions on Reproductive Health 100%
2005 Eagle Forum - Positions 25%
2005 Population Connection - Positions 100%
2004 American Family Association - Positions 0%
2004 Christian Coalition of America - Positions 16%
2004 Eagle Forum - Positions 25%
2004 Family Research Council - Positions 0%
2003-2004 Campaign for Working Families - Positions 3%
2003-2004 National Parent Teacher Association - Positions 87%
2003-2004 Population Action International - Positions 100%
2003-2004 Population Connection - Positions 57%
2003 American Family Association - Positions 33%
2003 Campaign for Working Families - Positions 0%
2003 Christian Coalition of America - Positions 16%
2003 Eagle Forum - Positions 10%
2003 Family Research Council - Positions 0%
2003 Population Action International - Positions 100%
2003 Population Connection - Positions 100%
2002 American Family Voices - Positions 100%
2002 Eagle Forum - Positions 25%
2002 Population Connection - Positions 100%
2001-2002 Campaign for Working Families - Positions 7%
2001-2002 Family Research Council - Positions 11%
2001-2002 National Parent Teacher Association - Positions 90%
2001 Christian Coalition of America - Positions 0%
2001 Population Connection - Positions 100%
2000 Family Research Council - Positions 50%
2000 Population Connection - Positions 88%
1999-2000 Christian Coalition of America - Positions 31%
1999-2000 Home School Legal Defense Association - Positions 100%
1999 Population Connection - Positions 80%
1997-1998 Christian Coalition of America - Positions 27%
1997-1998 Home School Legal Defense Association - Positions 20%
1997-1998 Population Connection - Positions 67%
1997 Christian Coalition of America - Positions 57%
1997 Population Connection - Positions 50%
1996 Population Connection - Positions 78%
1995-1996 Christian Coalition of America - Positions 15%

Religion

2009-2010 ACT! for America - Positions 0%
2007-2008 ACT! for America - Positions 0%
2007-2008 Christian Coalition of America - Positions 0%
2007-2008 Concerned Women for America - Positions 9%
2007-2008 Family Research Council - Positions 0%
2007-2008 Secular Coalition for America - Positions on Secular Issues B
2007-2008 St. Joseph Health System - Positions 100
2007-2008 The John Birch Society - Positions 17%
2007 Family Research Council - Positions 0
2007 NETWORK, A National Catholic Social Justice Lobby - Positions on Social Justice and Peace 75
2007 The John Birch Society - Conservative Index Score 10%
2007 Traditional Values Coalition - Positions 33
2006 Americans United for the Separation of Church and State - Positions 100%
2006 Family Research Council - Positions 0%
2006 NETWORK, A National Catholic Social Justice Lobby - Positions 88%
2006 Secular Coalition for America - Positions 90%
2006 The John Birch Society - Positions 10%
2006 Traditional Values Coalition - Positions 20%
2005-2006 ACT! for America - Positions 25%
2005-2006 American Family Association - Positions 0%
2005-2006 Concerned Women for America - Positions 0%
2005-2006 St. Joseph Health System - Positions 100%
2005 Mennonite Central Committee - Positions 90%
2005 NETWORK, A National Catholic Social Justice Lobby - Positions 100%
2004 American Family Association - Positions 0%
2004 Christian Action Network - Lifetime Score 12%
2004 Christian Coalition of America - Positions 16%
2004 Family Research Council - Positions 0%
2004 NETWORK, A National Catholic Social Justice Lobby - Positions 86%
2004 The John Birch Society - Positions (Fall) 20%
2003-2004 ACT! for America - Positions 50%
2003-2004 Bread for the World - Positions 100%
2003-2004 Concerned Women for America - Positions 20%
2003 American Family Association - Positions 33%
2003 Center for Reclaiming America - Positions 33%
2003 Christian Coalition of America - Positions 16%
2003 Concerned Women for America - Positions 17%
2003 Family Research Council - Positions 0%
2003 NETWORK, A National Catholic Social Justice Lobby - Positions 80%
2002 NETWORK, A National Catholic Social Justice Lobby - Positions 67%
2002 The John Birch Society - Positions 5%
2001-2002 American Muslims for Jerusalem - Positions on International Middle East Policy Advocacy -3
2001-2002 Bread for the World - Positions 100%
2001-2002 Concerned Women for America - Positions 25%
2001-2002 Family Research Council - Positions 11%
2001 Christian Coalition of America - Positions 0%
2001 The John Birch Society - Positions 10%
2000 Bread for the World - Positions 100%
2000 Concerned Women for America - Positions 57%
2000 Family Research Council - Positions 50%
2000 NETWORK, A National Catholic Social Justice Lobby - Positions 82%
2000 The John Birch Society - Positions 18%
1999-2000 Christian Coalition of America - Positions 31%
1999 Bread for the World - Positions 100%
1999 NETWORK, A National Catholic Social Justice Lobby - Positions 82%
1999 The John Birch Society - Positions 17%
1998 Bread for the World - Positions 100%
1998 NETWORK, A National Catholic Social Justice Lobby - Positions 73%
1998 The John Birch Society - Positions 15%
1997-1998 Christian Coalition of America - Positions 27%
1997-1998 Concerned Women for America - Positions 25%
1997 Bread for the World - Positions 40%
1997 Christian Coalition of America - Positions 57%
1997 The John Birch Society - Positions 15%
1996 Bread for the World - Positions on Addressing World Hunger 43%
1996 NETWORK, A National Catholic Social Justice Lobby - Positions 80%
1995-1996 Christian Coalition of America - Positions 15%
1995-1996 Concerned Women for America - Positions 75%
1995-1996 The John Birch Society - Positions 25%
1991-1992 Christian Voice - Positions 7%

Senior Citizens

2008 Alliance for Retired Americans - Positions 100%
2008 Alliance for Retired Americans - Lifetime Score 96%
2008 Service Employees International Union (SEIU) - Positions 100%
2007 Alliance for Retired Americans - Positions 100%
2007 Service Employees International Union (SEIU) - Positions 83%
2006 Alliance for Retired Americans - Positions 100%
2006 Service Employees International Union (SEIU) - Positions 93%
2006 The Retired Enlisted Association - Retired Military Benefits Issues Score 24%
2005-2006 National Active and Retired Federal Employees Association - Positions 100%
2005 Alliance for Retired Americans - Positions 80%
2005 Service Employees International Union (SEIU) - Positions 92%
2004 Alliance for Retired Americans - Positions 100%
2004 Service Employees International Union (SEIU) - Positions 100%
2003-2004 National Active and Retired Federal Employees Association - Positions 67%
2003-2004 Retire Safe - Positions 11%
2003 Alliance for Retired Americans - Positions 89%
2003 Leading Age - Positions 89%
2003 Service Employees International Union (SEIU) - Positions 100%
2002 Alliance for Retired Americans - Positions 100%
2002 National Active and Retired Federal Employees Association - Positions 100%
2002 Service Employees International Union (SEIU) - Positions 100%
2001-2002 National Committee to Preserve Social Security and Medicare - Positions 100%
2001 Alliance for Retired Americans - Positions 100%
2001 Service Employees International Union (SEIU) - Positions 100%
2000 National Council of Senior Citizens - Positions 90%
2000 Service Employees International Union (SEIU) - Positions 100%
1999-2000 National Active and Retired Federal Employees Association - Positions 100%
1999-2000 National Committee to Preserve Social Security and Medicare - Positions 100%
1999-2000 United Seniors Association - Positions 11%
1999 National Committee to Preserve Social Security and Medicare - Positions 100%
1999 National Council of Senior Citizens - Positions 100%
1999 United Seniors Association - Positions 0%
1998 National Council of Senior Citizens - Positions 100%
1997-1998 60 Plus Association - Positions 40%
1997-1998 National Committee to Preserve Social Security and Medicare - Positions 75%
1997 National Council of Senior Citizens - Positions 80%
1996 National Council of Senior Citizens - Positions 80%
1995-1996 60 Plus Association - Positions 29%
1995-1996 National Active and Retired Federal Employees Association - Positions 80%
1995-1996 National Committee to Preserve Social Security and Medicare - Positions 79%

Socially Conservative

2008 Eagle Forum - Positions 14%
2008 Eagle Forum - Positions 14%
2008 National Journal - Conservative on Social Policy Score 0%
2008 National Journal - Conservative on Social Policy Score 0%
2007-2008 Christian Coalition of America - Positions 0%
2007-2008 Christian Coalition of America - Positions 0%
2007-2008 Concerned Women for America - Positions 9%
2007-2008 Concerned Women for America - Positions 9%
2007-2008 Family Research Council - Positions 0%
2007-2008 Family Research Council - Positions 0%
2007-2008 National Right to Life Committee - Positions 0%
2007-2008 National Right to Life Committee - Positions 0%
2007-2008 The John Birch Society - Positions 17%
2007-2008 The John Birch Society - Positions 17%
2007 Eagle Forum - Positions 7%
2007 Eagle Forum - Positions 7%
2007 Family Research Council - Positions 0
2007 Family Research Council - Positions 0
2007 GOPUSA - Positions 5%
2007 GOPUSA - Positions 5%
2007 National Journal - Conservative on Social Policy Score 13%
2007 National Journal - Conservative on Social Policy Score 13%
2007 Republican Liberty Caucus - Economic Liberties Score 0%
2007 Republican Liberty Caucus - Economic Liberties Score 0%
2007 Republican Liberty Caucus - Positions on Personal Liberties 49%
2007 Republican Liberty Caucus - Positions on Personal Liberties 49%
2007 The John Birch Society - Conservative Index Score 10%
2007 The John Birch Society - Conservative Index Score 10%
2007 Traditional Values Coalition - Positions 33
2007 Traditional Values Coalition - Positions 33
2006 Eagle Forum - Positions 11%
2006 Eagle Forum - Positions 11%
2006 Family Research Council - Positions 0%
2006 Family Research Council - Positions 0%
2006 National Journal - Conservative on Social Policy Score 26%
2006 National Journal - Conservative on Social Policy Score 26%
2006 The John Birch Society - Positions 10%
2006 The John Birch Society - Positions 10%
2006 Traditional Values Coalition - Positions 20%
2006 Traditional Values Coalition - Positions 20%
2005-2006 American Family Association - Positions 0%
2005-2006 American Family Association - Positions 0%
2005-2006 Campaign for Working Families - Positions 4%
2005-2006 Campaign for Working Families - Positions 4%
2005-2006 Concerned Women for America - Positions 0%
2005-2006 Concerned Women for America - Positions 0%
2005-2006 National Right to Life Committee - Positions 0%
2005-2006 National Right to Life Committee - Positions 0%
2005-2006 Partnership for America - Positions 0%
2005-2006 Partnership for America - Positions 0%
2005 Eagle Forum - Positions 25%
2005 Eagle Forum - Positions 25%
2005 National Journal - Conservative on Social Policy Score 10%
2005 National Journal - Conservative on Social Policy Score 10%
2005 Republican Liberty Caucus - Economic Liberties Score 5%
2005 Republican Liberty Caucus - Positions on Personal Liberties 40%
2005 Republican Liberty Caucus - Positions on Personal Liberties 40%
2005 Republican Liberty Caucus - Positions 23%
2005 Republican Liberty Caucus - Economic Liberties Score 5%
2005 Republican Liberty Caucus - Positions 23%
2004 American Family Association - Positions 0%
2004 American Family Association - Positions 0%
2004 Christian Coalition of America - Positions 16%
2004 Christian Coalition of America - Positions 16%
2004 Eagle Forum - Positions 25%
2004 Eagle Forum - Positions 25%
2004 Family Research Council - Positions 0%
2004 Family Research Council - Positions 0%
2004 National Journal - Conservative on Social Policy Score 30%
2004 National Journal - Conservative on Social Policy Score 30%
2004 Republican Liberty Caucus - Positions 26%
2004 Republican Liberty Caucus - Positions 26%
2004 The John Birch Society - Positions (Fall) 20%
2004 The John Birch Society - Positions (Fall) 20%
2003-2004 Campaign for Working Families - Positions 3%
2003-2004 Campaign for Working Families - Positions 3%
2003-2004 Concerned Women for America - Positions 20%
2003-2004 Concerned Women for America - Positions 20%
2003-2004 National Right to Life Committee - Positions 17%
2003-2004 National Right to Life Committee - Positions 17%
2003 American Family Association - Positions 33%
2003 American Family Association - Positions 33%
2003 Campaign for Working Families - Positions 0%
2003 Campaign for Working Families - Positions 0%
2003 Christian Coalition of America - Positions 16%
2003 Christian Coalition of America - Positions 16%
2003 Concerned Women for America - Positions 17%
2003 Concerned Women for America - Positions 17%
2003 Eagle Forum - Positions 10%
2003 Eagle Forum - Positions 10%
2003 Family Research Council - Positions 0%
2003 Family Research Council - Positions 0%
2003 National Journal - Conservative on Social Policy Score 22%
2003 National Journal - Conservative on Social Policy Score 22%
2003 Republican Liberty Caucus - Positions on Conservative Issues 31
2003 Republican Liberty Caucus - Positions on Conservative Issues 31
2003 Republican Liberty Caucus - Positions on Conservative Issues 31
2003 Republican Liberty Caucus - Positions on Conservative Issues 31
2003 Republican Liberty Caucus - Positions on Conservative Issues 31
2003 Republican Liberty Caucus - Positions on Conservative Issues 31
2002 Eagle Forum - Positions 25%
2002 Eagle Forum - Positions 25%
2002 National Journal - Conservative on Social Policy Score 34%
2002 National Journal - Conservative on Social Policy Score 34%
2002 Republican Liberty Caucus - Positions on Conservative Issues 32
2002 Republican Liberty Caucus - Positions on Conservative Issues 32
2002 Republican Liberty Caucus - Positions on Conservative Issues 32
2002 Republican Liberty Caucus - Positions on Conservative Issues 32
2002 Republican Liberty Caucus - Positions on Conservative Issues 32
2002 Republican Liberty Caucus - Positions on Conservative Issues 32
2002 The John Birch Society - Positions 5%
2002 The John Birch Society - Positions 5%
2001-2002 Campaign for Working Families - Positions 7%
2001-2002 Campaign for Working Families - Positions 7%
2001-2002 Concerned Women for America - Positions 25%
2001-2002 Concerned Women for America - Positions 25%
2001-2002 Family Research Council - Positions 11%
2001-2002 Family Research Council - Positions 11%
2001-2002 National Right to Life Committee - Positions 0%
2001-2002 National Right to Life Committee - Positions 0%
2001 Christian Coalition of America - Positions 0%
2001 Christian Coalition of America - Positions 0%
2001 Republican Liberty Caucus - Positions 17%
2001 Republican Liberty Caucus - Positions 17%
2001 The John Birch Society - Positions 10%
2001 The John Birch Society - Positions 10%
2000 Americans for Democratic Action - Positions 80%
2000 Americans for Democratic Action - Positions 80%
2000 Concerned Women for America - Positions 57%
2000 Concerned Women for America - Positions 57%
2000 Family Research Council - Positions 50%
2000 Family Research Council - Positions 50%
2000 Legion for the Survival of Freedom, Inc. (formerly Liberty Lobby) - Positions 100%
2000 Legion for the Survival of Freedom, Inc. (formerly Liberty Lobby) - Positions 100%
2000 National Journal - Conservative on Social Policy Score 0%
2000 National Journal - Conservative on Social Policy Score 0%
2000 Republican Liberty Caucus - Positions 23%
2000 Republican Liberty Caucus - Positions 23%
2000 The John Birch Society - Positions 18%
2000 The John Birch Society - Positions 18%
1999-2000 Christian Coalition of America - Positions 31%
1999-2000 Christian Coalition of America - Positions 31%
1999-2000 National Right to Life Committee - Positions 22%
1999-2000 National Right to Life Committee - Positions 22%
1999 Legion for the Survival of Freedom, Inc. (formerly Liberty Lobby) - Positions 0%
1999 Legion for the Survival of Freedom, Inc. (formerly Liberty Lobby) - Positions 0%
1999 National Journal - Conservative on Social Policy Score 38%
1999 National Journal - Conservative on Social Policy Score 38%
1999 National Right to Life Committee - Positions 25%
1999 National Right to Life Committee - Positions 25%
1999 The John Birch Society - Positions 17%
1999 The John Birch Society - Positions 17%
1998 The John Birch Society - Positions 15%
1998 The John Birch Society - Positions 15%
1997-1998 Christian Coalition of America - Positions 27%
1997-1998 Christian Coalition of America - Positions 27%
1997-1998 Concerned Women for America - Positions 25%
1997-1998 Concerned Women for America - Positions 25%
1997-1998 National Right to Life Committee - Positions 40%
1997-1998 National Right to Life Committee - Positions 40%
1997 Christian Coalition of America - Positions 57%
1997 Christian Coalition of America - Positions 57%
1997 Legion for the Survival of Freedom, Inc. (formerly Liberty Lobby) - Positions 10%
1997 Legion for the Survival of Freedom, Inc. (formerly Liberty Lobby) - Positions 10%
1997 National Right to Life Committee - Positions 42%
1997 National Right to Life Committee - Positions 42%
1997 The John Birch Society - Positions 15%
1997 The John Birch Society - Positions 15%
1996 National Journal - Conservative on Social Policy Score 38%
1996 National Journal - Conservative on Social Policy Score 38%
1996 National Right to Life Committee - Positions 43%
1996 National Right to Life Committee - Positions 43%
1995-1996 Christian Coalition of America - Positions 15%
1995-1996 Christian Coalition of America - Positions 15%
1995-1996 Concerned Women for America - Positions 75%
1995-1996 Concerned Women for America - Positions 75%
1995-1996 The John Birch Society - Positions 25%
1995-1996 The John Birch Society - Positions 25%
1995 Legion for the Survival of Freedom, Inc. (formerly Liberty Lobby) - Positions 20%
1995 Legion for the Survival of Freedom, Inc. (formerly Liberty Lobby) - Positions 20%
1993 Legion for the Survival of Freedom, Inc. (formerly Liberty Lobby) - Positions 20%
1993 Legion for the Survival of Freedom, Inc. (formerly Liberty Lobby) - Positions 20%
1991-1992 Christian Voice - Positions 7%
1991-1992 Christian Voice - Positions 7%

Socially Liberal

2008 Americans for Democratic Action - Positions 80%
2008 Americans for Democratic Action - Positions 80%
2008 National Journal - Liberal on Social Policy Score 91%
2008 National Journal - Liberal on Social Policy Score 91%
2007-2008 Irregular Times/Progressive Patriots/That's My Congress - Oath of Office Score 50%
2007-2008 Irregular Times/Progressive Patriots/That's My Congress - Right Wing Index Score 0%
2007-2008 Irregular Times/Progressive Patriots/That's My Congress - Oath of Office Score 50%
2007-2008 Irregular Times/Progressive Patriots/That's My Congress - Right Wing Index Score 0%
2007-2008 Irregular Times/Progressive Patriots/That's My Congress - Progressive Action Score 50%
2007-2008 Irregular Times/Progressive Patriots/That's My Congress - Progressive Action Score 50%
2007 Americans for Democratic Action - Positions 75%
2007 Americans for Democratic Action - Positions 75%
2007 NARAL Pro-Choice America - Positions 75%
2007 NARAL Pro-Choice America - Positions 75%
2007 National Journal - Liberal on Social Policy Score 86%
2007 National Journal - Liberal on Social Policy Score 86%
2007 NETWORK, A National Catholic Social Justice Lobby - Positions on Social Justice and Peace 75
2007 NETWORK, A National Catholic Social Justice Lobby - Positions on Social Justice and Peace 75
2006 Americans for Democratic Action - Positions 100%
2006 Americans for Democratic Action - Positions 100%
2006 NARAL Pro-Choice America - Positions 100%
2006 NARAL Pro-Choice America - Positions 100%
2006 National Journal - Liberal on Social Policy Score 73%
2006 National Journal - Liberal on Social Policy Score 73%
2006 NETWORK, A National Catholic Social Justice Lobby - Positions 88%
2006 NETWORK, A National Catholic Social Justice Lobby - Positions 88%
2005-2006 Campaign for America's Future - Energy Score 83%
2005-2006 Campaign for America's Future - Energy Score 83%
2005 Americans for Democratic Action - Positions 100%
2005 Americans for Democratic Action - Positions 100%
2005 NARAL Pro-Choice America - Positions 100%
2005 NARAL Pro-Choice America - Positions 100%
2005 National Committee for an Effective Congress - Positions 90%
2005 National Committee for an Effective Congress - Positions 90%
2005 National Journal - Liberal on Social Policy Score 83%
2005 National Journal - Liberal on Social Policy Score 83%
2005 NETWORK, A National Catholic Social Justice Lobby - Positions 100%
2005 NETWORK, A National Catholic Social Justice Lobby - Positions 100%
2004 Americans for Democratic Action - Positions 95%
2004 Americans for Democratic Action - Positions 95%
2004 NARAL Pro-Choice America - Positions 100%
2004 NARAL Pro-Choice America - Positions 100%
2004 National Journal - Liberal on Social Policy Score 69%
2004 National Journal - Liberal on Social Policy Score 69%
2004 NETWORK, A National Catholic Social Justice Lobby - Positions 86%
2004 NETWORK, A National Catholic Social Justice Lobby - Positions 86%
2003 Americans for Democratic Action - Positions 75%
2003 Americans for Democratic Action - Positions 75%
2003 NARAL Pro-Choice America - Positions 36%
2003 NARAL Pro-Choice America - Positions 36%
2003 National Committee for an Effective Congress - Positions 95%
2003 National Committee for an Effective Congress - Positions 95%
2003 National Journal - Liberal on Social Policy Score 77%
2003 National Journal - Liberal on Social Policy Score 77%
2003 NETWORK, A National Catholic Social Justice Lobby - Positions 80%
2003 NETWORK, A National Catholic Social Justice Lobby - Positions 80%
2002 Americans for Democratic Action - Positions 80%
2002 Americans for Democratic Action - Positions 80%
2002 National Journal - Liberal on Social Policy Score 64%
2002 National Journal - Liberal on Social Policy Score 64%
2002 NETWORK, A National Catholic Social Justice Lobby - Positions 67%
2002 NETWORK, A National Catholic Social Justice Lobby - Positions 67%
2001-2002 National Committee for an Effective Congress - Positions 90%
2001-2002 National Committee for an Effective Congress - Positions 90%
2001-2002 People for the American Way - Positions 85%
2001-2002 People for the American Way - Positions 85%
2001 Americans for Democratic Action - Positions 100%
2001 Americans for Democratic Action - Positions 100%
2001 NARAL Pro-Choice America - Positions 100%
2001 NARAL Pro-Choice America - Positions 100%
2001 National Committee for an Effective Congress - Positions 90%
2001 National Committee for an Effective Congress - Positions 90%
2001 National Journal - Liberal on Social Policy Score 81%
2001 National Journal - Liberal on Social Policy Score 81%
2000 NARAL Pro-Choice America - Positions 90%
2000 NARAL Pro-Choice America - Positions 90%
2000 National Journal - Liberal on Social Policy Score 79%
2000 National Journal - Liberal on Social Policy Score 79%
2000 NETWORK, A National Catholic Social Justice Lobby - Positions 82%
2000 NETWORK, A National Catholic Social Justice Lobby - Positions 82%
1999 NARAL Pro-Choice America - Positions 46%
1999 NARAL Pro-Choice America - Positions 46%
1999 National Journal - Liberal on Social Policy Score 60%
1999 National Journal - Liberal on Social Policy Score 60%
1999 NETWORK, A National Catholic Social Justice Lobby - Positions 82%
1999 NETWORK, A National Catholic Social Justice Lobby - Positions 82%
1998 Americans for Democratic Action - Positions 85%
1998 Americans for Democratic Action - Positions 85%
1998 National Journal - Liberal on Social Policy Score 63%
1998 National Journal - Liberal on Social Policy Score 63%
1998 NETWORK, A National Catholic Social Justice Lobby - Positions 73%
1998 NETWORK, A National Catholic Social Justice Lobby - Positions 73%
1997-1998 National Committee for an Effective Congress - Positions 85%
1997-1998 National Committee for an Effective Congress - Positions 85%
1997 Americans for Democratic Action - Positions 70%
1997 Americans for Democratic Action - Positions 70%
1997 NARAL Pro-Choice America - Positions 34%
1997 NARAL Pro-Choice America - Positions 34%
1996 Americans for Democratic Action - Positions 80%
1996 Americans for Democratic Action - Positions 80%
1996 NARAL Pro-Choice America - Positions 43%
1996 NARAL Pro-Choice America - Positions 43%
1996 NETWORK, A National Catholic Social Justice Lobby - Positions 80%
1996 NETWORK, A National Catholic Social Justice Lobby - Positions 80%
1995-1996 National Committee for an Effective Congress - Positions 85%
1995-1996 National Committee for an Effective Congress - Positions 85%

Taxes

2008 Americans for Fair Taxation - Positions on the FairTax 0
2008 National Tax Limitation Committee - Fiscally Conservative Score F
2008 The Club for Growth - Positions 0%
2007-2008 National Tax Limitation Committee - Positions 3%
2007 Americans for Tax Reform - Positions 0%
2007 FreedomWorks - Positions 0%
2007 National Taxpayers Union - Fiscally Conservative Score F
2007 Republican Liberty Caucus - Economic Liberties Score 0%
2007 Republican Liberty Caucus - Positions on Personal Liberties 49%
2007 The Club for Growth - Positions 17%
2006 Americans for Tax Reform - Positions 10%
2006 FreedomWorks - Positions 17%
2006 National Taxpayers Union - Positions 11%
2006 The Club for Growth - Positions 1%
2005-2006 Citizens for Tax Justice - Positions 100%
2005-2006 National Tax Limitation Committee - Positions 3%
2005 Americans for Tax Reform - Positions 10%
2005 FreedomWorks - Positions 0%
2005 National Taxpayers Union - Positions 10%
2005 Republican Liberty Caucus - Positions on Personal Liberties 40%
2005 Republican Liberty Caucus - Economic Liberties Score 5%
2005 Republican Liberty Caucus - Positions 23%
2004 Americans for Tax Reform - Positions 25%
2004 National Taxpayers Union - Positions 15%
2004 Republican Liberty Caucus - Positions 26%
2003-2004 FreedomWorks - Positions 0%
2003-2004 National Tax Limitation Committee - Positions 6%
2003 Americans for Tax Reform - Positions 5%
2003 National Taxpayers Union - Positions 15%
2003 Republican Liberty Caucus - Positions on Conservative Issues 31
2003 Republican Liberty Caucus - Positions on Conservative Issues 31
2003 Republican Liberty Caucus - Positions on Conservative Issues 31
2002 Americans for Tax Reform - Positions 10%
2002 National Taxpayers Union - Positions 15%
2002 Republican Liberty Caucus - Positions on Conservative Issues 32
2002 Republican Liberty Caucus - Positions on Conservative Issues 32
2002 Republican Liberty Caucus - Positions on Conservative Issues 32
2001-2002 National Tax Limitation Committee - Positions 0%
2001 Americans for Tax Reform - Positions 5%
2001 National Taxpayers Union - Positions 7%
2001 Republican Liberty Caucus - Positions 17%
2000 Americans for Tax Reform - Positions 25%
2000 Republican Liberty Caucus - Positions 23%
1999-2000 National Tax Limitation Committee - Positions 14%
1999 American Farm Bureau Federation - Positions 40%
1999 Americans for Tax Reform - Positions 5%
1999 National Taxpayers Union - Positions 9%
1998 Americans for Tax Reform - Positions 0%
1998 National Taxpayers Union - Spending Score 15%
1997-1998 60 Plus Association - Positions 40%
1997-1998 National Tax Limitation Committee - Positions 14%
1997 National Taxpayers Union - Spending Score 34%
1995-1996 60 Plus Association - Positions 29%
1995-1996 National Tax Limitation Committee - Positions 29%
1995 National Taxpayers Union - Spending Score 30%
1994 Competitive Enterprise Institute - Taxes Score 0%

Technology and Communication

2008 CNET News - Positions 50%
2007-2008 Information Technology Industry Council - Positions 100%
2007 Computer & Communications Industry Association - Positions 71%
2007 International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers - Positions 100%
2006 CNET News - Positions 38%
2005-2006 Information Technology Industry Council - Positions 33%
2005-2006 National Electrical Contractors Association - Positions 33%
2005 International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers - Positions 100%
2004 Communications Workers of America - Positions 100%
2004 International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers - Positions 100%
2003-2004 Information Technology Industry Council - Positions 45%
2003-2004 National Electrical Contractors Association - Positions 42%
2003 Communications Workers of America - Positions 100%
2003 International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers - Positions 83%
2002 Communications Workers of America - Positions 100%
2002 Information Technology Industry Council - Positions 83%
2002 International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers - Positions 100%
2001-2002 Information Technology Industry Council - Lifetime Score 73%
2001-2002 National Electrical Contractors Association - Positions 38%
2001 International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers - Positions 87%
2000 Communications Workers of America - Positions 100%
2000 Information Technology Industry Council - Positions 85%
1999 Communications Workers of America - Positions 100%
1999 Information Technology Industry Council - Positions 33%
1999 International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers - Positions 100%
1998 Communications Workers of America - Positions 100%
1997 Communications Workers of America - Positions 71%
1996 Communications Workers of America - Positions on Workplace Rights 25%
1989 International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers - Positions 100%

Women

2007-2008 American Association of University Women - Positions 60%
2007-2008 Concerned Women for America - Positions 9%
2007-2008 Federally Employed Women - Equality in Government Score 60
2007-2008 National Organization for Women - Positions 100%
2007 American Association of University Women - Positions 50
2007 Federally Employed Women - Positions 10%
2007 NARAL Pro-Choice America - Positions 75%
2006 NARAL Pro-Choice America - Positions 100%
2005-2006 American Association of University Women - Positions 90%
2005-2006 Business and Professional Women USA - Positions 83%
2005-2006 Concerned Women for America - Positions 0%
2005-2006 Federally Employed Women - Positions 80%
2005-2006 National Organization for Women - Positions 91%
2005 American Association of University Women - Positions 83%
2005 NARAL Pro-Choice America - Positions 100%
2005 National Organization for Women - Positions 100%
2005 Women's Action for New Directions (WAND) and-WILL - Positions 66%
2004 NARAL Pro-Choice America - Positions 100%
2003-2004 American Association of University Women - Positions 100%
2003-2004 Business and Professional Women USA - Positions 62%
2003-2004 Concerned Women for America - Positions 20%
2003-2004 Federally Employed Women - Positions 70%
2003-2004 Women's Action for New Directions (WAND) and-WILL - Positions 83%
2003 American Association of University Women - Positions 100%
2003 American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists - Positions 100%
2003 Business and Professional Women USA - Positions 80%
2003 Concerned Women for America - Positions 17%
2003 NARAL Pro-Choice America - Positions 36%
2001-2002 American Association of University Women - Positions 100%
2001-2002 Business and Professional Women USA - Positions 89%
2001-2002 Concerned Women for America - Positions 25%
2001-2002 Women's Action for New Directions (WAND) and-WILL - Positions 82%
2001 American Association of University Women - Positions 100%
2001 American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists - Positions 50%
2001 NARAL Pro-Choice America - Positions 100%
2000 Concerned Women for America - Positions 57%
2000 NARAL Pro-Choice America - Positions 90%
1999-2000 American Association of University Women - Positions 80%
1999 American Association of University Women - Positions 87%
1999 NARAL Pro-Choice America - Positions 46%
1998 National Organization for Women - Positions 75%
1997-1998 American Association of University Women - Positions 83%
1997-1998 Concerned Women for America - Positions 25%
1997 American Association of University Women - Positions 80%
1997 NARAL Pro-Choice America - Positions 34%
1996 NARAL Pro-Choice America - Positions 43%
1995-1996 American Association of University Women - Positions 100%
1995-1996 Concerned Women for America - Positions 75%
1995 The Woman Activist - Positions 60%
1989-1990 National Women's Political Caucus - Positions 81%