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Alan Grayson

Alan Grayson's Ratings and Endorsements on Issue: Foreign Affairs

Full Name: Alan Grayson
Current Office: U.S. House - District 9, Democratic
First Elected: 11/06/2012
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Announced, Democratic for U.S. House - District 9
Primary Aug. 26, 2014
Jorge Bonilla
(Potential)
Republican
Laura Janay
(Potential)
Independent
Carol Platt
(Announced)
Republican
Nicholas Ruiz III
(Announced)
Democratic
Peter Vivaldi
(Potential)
Republican

Foreign Affairs

2013 Bread for the World - Positions 100%
2013 Friends Committee on National Legislation - Positions 79%
2013 National Journal - Conservative on Foreign Policy 18%
2013 Peace Action West - Positions (Nov. 20, 2013) 84%
2010 American Security Council Foundation - Positions 20%
2010 Citizens for Global Solutions - Global Issues Score A
2010 National Journal - Conservative on Foreign Policy Score 17%
2010 National Journal - Liberal on Foreign Policy Score 78%
2010 Peace Action - Positions 86%
2010 Peace Action West - Positions 86%
2009-2010 ACT! for America - Positions 60%
2009-2010 Council for a Livable World - Positions 83%
2009-2010 PeacePAC - Positions (PeacePAC is sister organization of Council for a Livable World rating House Only) 83%
2009-2010 United States Campaign to End the Israeli Occupation - Positions on International Middle East Human Rights -5%
2009-2010 USA Engage - Positions 40%
2009-2010 Washington Report on Middle East Affairs (WRMEA) - Positions 20%
2009 American Security Council Foundation - Positions 50%
2009 Friends Committee on National Legislation - Positions 58%
2009 Latin America Working Group - Positions 0%
2009 National Journal - Conservative on Foreign Policy Score 35%
2009 National Journal - Liberal on Foreign Policy Score 62%
2009 NewPolicy.org - Positions on International Middle East Policy Advocacy 0%
2009 Peace Action West - Positions 69%
2009 United States Campaign to End the Israeli Occupation - Positions on International Middle East Human Rights -3%
2008 Resolve Uganda - Lifetime Score F
2007-2009 Citizens for Global Solutions - Global Issues Score A
2006-2012 Global Exchange - Percent Loyalty to Finance, Insurance, Real Estate Lobby 0%

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