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Robert 'Rob' J. Wittman

Robert 'Rob' J. Wittman's Ratings and Endorsements on Issue: Conservative

Full Name: Robert 'Rob' J. Wittman
Current Office: U.S. House - District 1, Republican
First Elected: 12/11/2007
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. House - District 1
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary June 10, 2014

Conservative

2014 Americans for Prosperity - Positions (Jan. 7, 2014) 70%
2014 Americans for Prosperity - Lifetime Score (June 23, 2014) 78%
2014 Americans for Prosperity - Positions (Jan. 7, 2014) 70%
2014 Americans for Prosperity - Positions (June 23, 2014) 58%
2014 Americans for Prosperity - Lifetime Score (June 23, 2014) 78%
2014 Americans for Prosperity - Lifetime Score 81%
2014 Americans for Prosperity - Positions (June 23, 2014) 58%
2014 Americans for Prosperity - Lifetime Score 81%
2014 Competitive Enterprise Institute - Positions 50
2014 Heritage Action for America - Positions (Jan. 9, 2014) 62%
2014 Heritage Action for America - Positions (Jan. 9, 2014) 62%
2014 Heritage Action for America - Positions (Jan. 9, 2014) 62%
2014 The John Birch Society - Lifetime Score 66%
2014 The John Birch Society - Positions 50%
2014 The John Birch Society - Positions 50%
2014 The John Birch Society - Lifetime Score 66%
2013-2014 Campaign for Working Families - Positions 100%
2013-2014 Campaign for Working Families - Positions 100%
2013-2014 Eagle Forum - Positions 86%
2013-2014 Eagle Forum - Positions 86%
2013 American Conservative Union - Lifetime Score 87%
2013 American Conservative Union - Positions 76%
2013 Competitive Enterprise Institute - Workplace Choice (August, 2013) 100%
2013 Concerned Women for America - Positions 100%
2013 Concerned Women for America - Positions 100%
2013 Eagle Forum - Positions 100%
2013 Eagle Forum - Positions 100%
2013 FreedomWorks - Positions 48%
2013 National Journal - Conservative on Social Policy 74%
2013 National Journal - Conservative on Economic Policy 61%
2013 National Journal - Conservative on Foreign Policy 59%
2013 National Journal - Conservative (Composite) 67%
2013 The Club for Growth - Positions (lifetime) 73%
2013 The Club for Growth - Positions 63%
2013 The John Birch Society - Positions 70%
2013 The John Birch Society - Positions 70%
2013 The New American - Positions on Conservative Issues 50
2012 American Conservative Union - Lifetime Score 89%
2012 American Conservative Union - Ratings of Congress 84%
2012 Catholic Advocate - Positions 100%
2012 Eagle Forum - Positions 100%
2012 Eagle Forum - Positions 100%
2012 Family Research Council - Positions 100%
2012 FreedomWorks - Positions 35%
2012 National Journal - House Conservative (Social) 75%
2012 National Journal - House Conservative (Composite Score) 74%
2012 National Journal - House Conservative (Economic) 69%
2012 National Journal - House Conservative (Foreign) 73%
2012 National Taxpayers Union - Positions on Tax and Spending 70%
2012 The Club for Growth - Positions 65%
2012 The John Birch Society - Positions 65%
2012 The John Birch Society - Positions 65%
2011-2012 Americans for Prosperity - Lifetime score 82%
2011-2012 Americans for Prosperity - Lifetime score 82%
2011-2012 Americans for Prosperity - Positions 73%
2011-2012 Americans for Prosperity - Positions 73%
2011-2012 Campaign for Working Families - Positions 95%
2011-2012 Campaign for Working Families - Positions 95%
2011-2012 Concerned Women for America - Positions 96%
2011-2012 Concerned Women for America - Positions 96%
2011-2012 Heritage Action for America - Positions 60%
2011-2012 Heritage Action for America - Positions 60%
2011-2012 Heritage Action for America - Positions 60%
2011-2012 Irregular Times/Progressive Patriots/That's My Congress - Net Congressional Score 12%
2011-2012 National Right to Life Committee - Positions 100%
2011 American Conservative Union - Lifetime Score 90%
2011 American Conservative Union - Positions 72%
2011 Christian Coalition of America - Positions 100%
2011 Concerned Women for America - Positions 96%
2011 Concerned Women for America - Positions 96%
2011 Eagle Forum - Positions 53%
2011 Eagle Forum - Positions 53%
2011 Family Research Council - Positions 90%
2011 FreedomWorks - Positions 68%
2011 Heritage Action for America - Positions (House Only) 36%
2011 Heritage Action for America - Positions (House Only) 36%
2011 Heritage Action for America - Positions (House Only) 36%
2011 National Journal - Conservative on Social Policy Score 63%
2011 National Journal - Conservative Composite Score 67%
2011 National Journal - Conservative on Economic Policy Score 55%
2011 National Journal - Conservative on Foreign Policy Score 84%
2011 National Journal - Liberal on Foreign Policy Score 16%
2011 National Right to Life Committee - Positions 100%
2011 National Taxpayers Union - Positions on Tax and Spending 71%
2011 The Club for Growth - Positions 68%
2011 The John Birch Society - Positions (Spring-Summer) 80%
2011 The John Birch Society - Positions (Spring-Summer) 80%
2011 The John Birch Society - Positions (Summer-Fall) 65%
2011 The John Birch Society - Positions (Summer-Fall) 65%
2011 The New American - Positions on Conservative Issues 65%
2010 American Conservative Union - Positions 92%
2010 American Conservative Union - Lifetime Score 94%
2010 Eagle Forum - Positions 100%
2010 Eagle Forum - Positions 100%
2010 FreedomWorks - Positions 95%
2010 National Journal - Conservative on Social Policy Score 71%
2010 National Journal - Conservative on Foreign Policy Score 65%
2010 National Journal - Conservative Composite Score 68%
2010 National Journal - Liberal on Economic Policy Score 34%
2010 National Journal - Conservative on Economic Policy Score 66%
2010 The Club for Growth - Positions 79%
2010 The John Birch Society - Positions (May 2010 - September 2010) 70%
2010 The John Birch Society - Positions (May 2010 - September 2010) 70%
2009-2010 American Family Association - Positions 100%
2009-2010 Americans for Prosperity - Positions 11%
2009-2010 Americans for Prosperity - Positions 11%
2009-2010 Campaign for Working Families - Positions 100%
2009-2010 Campaign for Working Families - Positions 100%
2009-2010 Christian Coalition of America - Positions 100%
2009-2010 Concerned Women for America - Positions 100%
2009-2010 Concerned Women for America - Positions 100%
2009-2010 Family Research Council - Positions 100%
2009-2010 National Right to Life Committee - Positions 100%
2009-2010 National Tax Limitation Committee - Positions 85%
2009-2010 The John Birch Society - Positions (November 2009 - June 2010) 80%
2009-2010 The John Birch Society - Positions (January 2009 - June 2010 77%
2009-2010 The John Birch Society - Positions (November 2009 - June 2010) 80%
2009-2010 The John Birch Society - Positions (January 2009 - June 2010 77%
2009-2010 The John Birch Society - Positions (Full Session) 75%
2009-2010 The John Birch Society - Positions (Full Session) 75%
2009 American Conservative Union - Positions 92%
2009 American Conservative Union - Lifetime Score 95%
2009 Campaign for Working Families - Positions 100%
2009 Campaign for Working Families - Positions 100%
2009 ConservAmerica - Positions 44
2009 Eagle Forum - Positions 90%
2009 Eagle Forum - Positions 90%
2009 FreedomWorks - Positions 90%
2009 Heritage Alliance - Positions 88%
2009 Heritage Alliance - Positions 88%
2009 National Journal - Conservative on Social Policy Score 73%
2009 National Journal - Conservative on Foreign Policy Score 75%
2009 National Journal - Composite Conservative Score 77%
2009 National Journal - Conservative on Economic Policy Score 70%
2009 National Right to Life Committee - Positions 100%
2009 National Taxpayers Union - Positions 79%
2009 Republican Liberty Caucus - Economic Liberties Score 84%
2009 Republican Liberty Caucus - Economic Liberties Score 84%
2009 Republican Liberty Caucus - Positions on Personal Liberties 62%
2009 Republican Liberty Caucus - Positions on Personal Liberties 62%
2009 The Club for Growth - Positions 80%
2009 The John Birch Society - Positions (June 2009 - November 2009) 90%
2009 The John Birch Society - Positions (Full Year) 75%
2009 The John Birch Society - Positions (January 2009 - June 2009) 60%
2009 The John Birch Society - Positions (Full Year) 75%
2009 The John Birch Society - Positions (June 2009 - November 2009) 90%
2009 The John Birch Society - Positions (January 2009 - June 2009) 60%
2008 American Conservative Union - Positions 92%
2008 Eagle Forum - Positions 90%
2008 Eagle Forum - Positions 90%
2008 FreedomWorks - Positions 84%
2008 National Journal - Composite Conservative Score 72.7%
2008 National Journal - Conservative on Foreign Policy Score 69%
2008 National Journal - Conservative on Social Policy Score 74%
2008 National Journal - Conservative on Economic Policy Score 71%
2008 National Taxpayers Union - Fiscally Conservative Score B
2008 The Club for Growth - Positions 81%
2007-2009 The New American - Positions on Conservative Issues 67%
2007-2008 Americans for Prosperity - Positions 100%
2007-2008 Americans for Prosperity - Positions 100%
2007-2008 Campaign for Working Families - Positions on Conservative Issues 100
2007-2008 Campaign for Working Families - Positions on Conservative Issues 100
2007-2008 Concerned Women for America - Positions 100%
2007-2008 Concerned Women for America - Positions 100%
2007-2008 ConservAmerica - Positions 27
2007-2008 Family Research Council - Positions 100%
2007-2008 National Right to Life Committee - Positions 80%
2007-2008 National Tax Limitation Committee - Positions 89%
2007-2008 The John Birch Society - Positions 67%
2007-2008 The John Birch Society - Positions 67%
2007 American Conservative Union - Positions 100%
2007 ConservAmerica - Positions 0
2007 GOPUSA - Positions 0%
2007 GOPUSA - Positions 0%
2007 GOPUSA - Positions 0%
2006-2007 The Family Foundation of Virginia - Positions 100%
2001-2010 Keep America Safe - Positions 93%

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