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Barack Hussein Obama II

Barack Hussein Obama II's Ratings and Endorsements on Issue: Conservative

Full Name: Barack Hussein Obama II
Current Office: President, Democratic
First Elected: 11/04/2008
Last Elected: 11/06/2012

Conservative

2008 American Conservative Union - Positions 17%
2008 Eagle Forum - Positions 0%
2008 Eagle Forum - Positions 0%
2008 National Journal - Conservative on Social Policy Score 21%
2008 National Journal - Conservative on Economic Policy Score 12%
2008 The Club for Growth - Positions 9%
2007-2009 The New American - Positions on Conservative Issues 11%
2007-2008 Christian Coalition of America - Positions 0%
2007-2008 Concerned Women for America - Positions 0%
2007-2008 Concerned Women for America - Positions 0%
2007-2008 Family Research Council - Positions 0%
2007-2008 National Tax Limitation Committee - Positions 14%
2007-2008 The John Birch Society - Positions 11%
2007-2008 The John Birch Society - Positions 11%
2007 American Conservative Union - Positions 7%
2007 Americans for Prosperity - Positions 9%
2007 Americans for Prosperity - Positions 9%
2007 Americans for Tax Reform - Positions 5%
2007 Eagle Forum - Positions 7%
2007 Eagle Forum - Positions 7%
2007 Family Research Council - Positions 0
2007 FreedomWorks - Positions 17%
2007 GOPUSA - Positions 7%
2007 GOPUSA - Positions 7%
2007 GOPUSA - Positions 7%
2007 National Journal - Conservative on Foreign Policy Score 7%
2007 National Journal - Conservative on Economic Policy Score 0%
2007 National Journal - Conservative on Social Policy Score 0%
2007 National Journal - Composite Conservative Score 4.5%
2007 National Taxpayers Union - Fiscally Conservative Score F
2007 Republican Liberty Caucus - Positions on Personal Liberties 49%
2007 Republican Liberty Caucus - Positions on Personal Liberties 49%
2007 Republican Liberty Caucus - Economic Liberties Score 8%
2007 Republican Liberty Caucus - Economic Liberties Score 8%
2007 The Club for Growth - Positions 33%
2007 The John Birch Society - Conservative Index Score 0%
2007 The John Birch Society - Conservative Index Score 0%
2007 Traditional Values Coalition - Positions 33
2006 American Conservative Union - Positions 8%
2006 Americans for Prosperity - Positions 43%
2006 Americans for Prosperity - Positions 43%
2006 Americans for Tax Reform - Positions 15%
2006 Eagle Forum - Positions 0%
2006 Eagle Forum - Positions 0%
2006 Family Research Council - Positions 0%
2006 FreedomWorks - Positions 25%
2006 National Journal - Composite Conservative Score 14%
2006 National Journal - Conservative on Economic Policy Score 0%
2006 National Journal - Conservative on Foreign Policy Score 12%
2006 National Journal - Conservative on Social Policy Score 21%
2006 National Taxpayers Union - Positions 16%
2006 The Club for Growth - Positions 7%
2006 The John Birch Society - Positions 18%
2006 The John Birch Society - Positions 18%
2006 Traditional Values Coalition - Positions 20%
2005-2006 American Family Association - Positions 0%
2005-2006 Campaign for Working Families - Positions 0%
2005-2006 Campaign for Working Families - Positions 0%
2005-2006 Concerned Women for America - Positions 11%
2005-2006 Concerned Women for America - Positions 11%
2005-2006 National Right to Life Committee - Positions 0%
2005-2006 National Tax Limitation Committee - Positions 8%
2005-2006 Partnership for America - Positions 0%
2005-2006 Partnership for America - Positions 0%
2005 American Conservative Union - Positions 8%
2005 Americans for Tax Reform - Positions 0%
2005 Eagle Forum - Positions 33%
2005 Eagle Forum - Positions 33%
2005 FreedomWorks - Positions 6%
2005 National Journal - Composite Conservative Score 18%
2005 National Journal - Conservative on Foreign Policy Score 15%
2005 National Journal - Conservative on Economic Policy Score 12%
2005 National Journal - Conservative on Social Policy Score 18%
2005 National Taxpayers Union - Positions 6%
2005 Republican Liberty Caucus - Economic Liberties Score 5%
2005 Republican Liberty Caucus - Positions 25%
2005 Republican Liberty Caucus - Positions on Personal Liberties 45%
2005 Republican Liberty Caucus - Positions 25%
2005 Republican Liberty Caucus - Positions on Personal Liberties 45%
2005 Republican Liberty Caucus - Economic Liberties Score 5%

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Keep in mind that ratings done by special interest groups often do not represent a non-partisan stance. In addition, some groups select votes that tend to favor members of one political party over another, rather than choosing votes based solely on issues concerns. Nevertheless, they can be invaluable in showing where an incumbent has stood on a series of votes in the past one or two years, especially when ratings by groups on all sides of an issue are compared. Website links, if available, and descriptions of the organizations offering performance evaluations are accessible by clicking on the name of the group.

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