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Daniel 'Dan' B. Maffei

Daniel 'Dan' B. Maffei's Ratings and Endorsements on Issue: Social

Full Name: Daniel 'Dan' B. Maffei
Current Office: U.S. House - District 24, Democratic, Working Families
First Elected: 11/06/2012
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Working Families, Democratic for U.S. House - District 24
General Nov. 4, 2014

Social

2014 Friends Committee on National Legislation - Positions 67%
2014 Heritage Action for America - Positions (Jan. 9, 2014) 16%
2014 The John Birch Society - Positions 35%
2014 The John Birch Society - Lifetime Score 22%
2014 The John Birch Society - Lifetime Score 22%
2014 The John Birch Society - Positions 35%
2013-2014 Campaign for Working Families - Positions 7%
2013-2014 Eagle Forum - Positions 0%
2013-2014 Irregular Times/Progressive Patriots/That's My Congress - Net Congressional Score (Jan. 13, 2014) 70%
2013-2014 Progressive Punch - Crucial Votes Lifetime Score 56%
2013-2014 Progressive Punch - Overall Positions 72%
2013-2014 Progressive Punch - Crucial Votes 49%
2013-2014 Progressive Punch - Lifetime Score 84%
2013 Americans United for the Separation of Church and State - Positions 100%
2013 Bread for the World - Positions 90%
2013 Concerned Women for America - Positions 38%
2013 Concerned Women for America - Positions 38%
2013 Eagle Forum - Positions 0%
2013 Friends Committee on National Legislation - Positions 64%
2013 National Journal - Liberal on Social Policy 55%
2013 National Journal - Conservative on Social Policy 44%
2013 Secular Coalition for America - Congressional Positions 40%
2013 The John Birch Society - Positions 10%
2013 The John Birch Society - Positions 10%
2010 Americans for Democratic Action - Positions 90%
2010 Eagle Forum - Positions 0%
2010 Liberty Central - Positions on Conservative Issues F
2010 NARAL Pro-Choice America - Positions 100%
2010 National Journal - Liberal on Social Policy 58%
2010 National Journal - Conservative on Social Policy Score 42%
2010 The John Birch Society - Positions (May 2010 - September 2010) 10%
2010 The John Birch Society - Positions (May 2010 - September 2010) 10%
2010 Vote Kids - Positions 100%
2009-2010 ACT! for America - Positions 50%
2009-2010 American Family Association - Positions 0%
2009-2010 American Family Association - Positions 0%
2009-2010 American Immigration Lawyers Association - U.S. House Score 100%
2009-2010 Campaign for Working Families - Positions 0%
2009-2010 Children's Defense Fund - Positions 100%
2009-2010 Christian Coalition of America - Positions 10%
2009-2010 Christian Coalition of America - Positions 10%
2009-2010 Concerned Women for America - Positions 8%
2009-2010 Concerned Women for America - Positions 8%
2009-2010 Family Research Council - Positions 0%
2009-2010 Family Research Council - Positions 0%
2009-2010 Irregular Times/Progressive Patriots/That's My Congress - Regressive Action Score 11
2009-2010 National Right to Life Committee - Positions 0%
2009-2010 NETWORK, A National Catholic Social Justice Lobby - Positions 100%
2009-2010 NETWORK, A National Catholic Social Justice Lobby - Positions 100%
2009-2010 St. Joseph Health System - Positions 100%
2009-2010 The John Birch Society - Positions (November 2009 - June 2010) 30%
2009-2010 The John Birch Society - Positions (Full Session) 15%
2009-2010 The John Birch Society - Positions (Full Session) 15%
2009-2010 The John Birch Society - Positions (January 2009 - June 2010 17%
2009-2010 The John Birch Society - Positions (November 2009 - June 2010) 30%
2009-2010 The John Birch Society - Positions (January 2009 - June 2010 17%
2009 Americans for Democratic Action - Positions 100%
2009 Campaign for Working Families - Positions 0%
2009 Eagle Forum - Positions 4%
2009 Heritage Alliance - Positions 5%
2009 Heritage Alliance - Positions 5%
2009 Irregular Times/Progressive Patriots/That's My Congress - Progressive Action Score 45%
2009 NARAL Pro-Choice America - Positions 100%
2009 National Journal - Liberal on Social Policy Score 58%
2009 National Journal - Conservative on Social Policy Score 41%
2009 National Right to Life Committee - Positions 0%
2009 NETWORK, A National Catholic Social Justice Lobby - Positions 100%
2009 NETWORK, A National Catholic Social Justice Lobby - Positions 100%
2009 Republican Liberty Caucus - Positions on Personal Liberties 23%
2009 Republican Liberty Caucus - Economic Liberties Score 7%
2009 The Children's Health Fund - Positions 66%
2009 The John Birch Society - Positions (January 2009 - June 2009) 22%
2009 The John Birch Society - Positions (Full Year) 11%
2009 The John Birch Society - Positions (January 2009 - June 2009) 22%
2009 The John Birch Society - Positions (June 2009 - November 2009) 0%
2009 The John Birch Society - Positions (June 2009 - November 2009) 0%
2009 The John Birch Society - Positions (Full Year) 11%
2009 Vote Kids - Positions 100%

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