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Rating Group: American Council of Engineering Companies

2007-2008 Positions

State Office District Name Party Rating
AK U.S. Senate Sr Lisa Murkowski Republican 80%
AK U.S. House At-Large Don Young Republican 82%
AL U.S. Senate Sr Richard Shelby Republican 50%
AL U.S. Senate Jr Jeff Sessions III Republican 50%
AL U.S. House 3 Mike Rogers Republican 67%
AL U.S. House 4 Robert Aderholt Republican 58%
AR U.S. Senate Sr John Boozman Republican 75%
AZ U.S. Senate Sr John McCain III Republican 29%
AZ U.S. Senate Jr Jeff Flake Republican 33%
AZ U.S. House 3 Raúl Grijalva Democratic 58%
AZ U.S. House 8 Trent Franks Republican 50%
CA U.S. Senate Sr Dianne Feinstein Democratic 60%
CA U.S. Senate Jr Barbara Boxer Democratic 50%
CA U.S. House 5 Mike Thompson Democratic 50%
CA U.S. House 6 Doris Matsui Democratic 58%
CA U.S. House 9 Jerry McNerney Democratic 67%
CA U.S. House 13 Barbara Lee Democratic 50%
CA U.S. House 14 Jackie Speier Democratic 67%
CA U.S. House 16 Jim Costa Democratic 58%
CA U.S. House 17 Mike Honda Democratic 58%
CA U.S. House 18 Anna Eshoo Democratic 55%
CA U.S. House 19 Zoe Lofgren Democratic 58%
CA U.S. House 20 Sam Farr Democratic 50%
CA U.S. House 22 Devin Nunes Republican 64%
CA U.S. House 23 Kevin McCarthy Republican 67%
CA U.S. House 24 Lois Capps Democratic 50%
CA U.S. House 28 Adam Schiff Democratic 50%
CA U.S. House 30 Brad Sherman Democratic 50%
CA U.S. House 32 Grace Napolitano Democratic 58%
CA U.S. House 34 Xavier Becerra Democratic 50%
CA U.S. House 38 Linda Sánchez Democratic 50%
CA U.S. House 39 Ed Royce Republican 33%
CA U.S. House 40 Lucille Roybal-Allard Democratic 45%
CA U.S. House 42 Ken Calvert Republican 91%
CA U.S. House 43 Maxine Waters Democratic 45%
CA U.S. House 46 Loretta Sanchez Democratic 50%
CA U.S. House 48 Dana Rohrabacher Republican 67%
CA U.S. House 49 Darrell Issa Republican 75%
CA U.S. House 50 Duncan Hunter Republican 90%
CA U.S. House 53 Susan Davis Democratic 50%
CA Supervisor 1 Hilda Solis 50%
CO U.S. House 1 Diana DeGette Democratic 50%
CO U.S. House 5 Doug Lamborn Republican 50%
CO U.S. House 7 Ed Perlmutter Democratic 67%
CT U.S. Senate Jr Chris Murphy Democratic 58%
CT U.S. House 1 John Larson Democratic 44%
CT U.S. House 2 Joe Courtney Democratic 50%
CT U.S. House 3 Rosa DeLauro Democratic 50%
DE U.S. Senate Sr Tom Carper Democratic 50%
FL U.S. Senate Sr Bill Nelson, Sr. Democratic 60%
FL U.S. House 1 Jeff Miller Republican 50%
FL U.S. House 4 Ander Crenshaw Republican 55%
FL U.S. House 5 Corrine Brown Democratic 58%
FL U.S. House 7 John Mica Republican 58%
FL U.S. House 12 Gus Bilirakis Republican 58%
FL U.S. House 14 Kathy Castor Democratic 58%
FL U.S. House 16 Vern Buchanan Republican 67%
FL U.S. House 20 Alcee Hastings, Sr. Democratic 58%
FL U.S. House 23 Debbie Wasserman Schultz Democratic 58%
FL U.S. House 25 Mario Diaz-Balart Republican 83%
FL U.S. House 27 Ileana Ros-Lehtinen Republican 75%
FL Commissioner of Agriculture Adam Putnam Republican 42%
GA U.S. Senate Sr Johnny Isakson Republican 80%
GA U.S. House 2 Sanford Bishop, Jr. Democratic 64%
GA U.S. House 3 Lynn Westmoreland Republican 83%
GA U.S. House 4 Hank Johnson, Jr. Democratic 55%
GA U.S. House 5 John Lewis Democratic 58%
GA U.S. House 6 Tom Price Republican 75%
GA U.S. House 13 David Scott Democratic 67%
GA Governor Nathan Deal Republican 64%
HI U.S. Senate Jr Mazie Hirono Democratic 58%
IA U.S. Senate Sr Chuck Grassley Republican 70%
IA U.S. House 2 Dave Loebsack Democratic 58%
IA U.S. House 4 Steve King Republican 67%
ID U.S. Senate Sr Mike Crapo Republican 70%
ID U.S. House 2 Mike Simpson Republican 67%
IL U.S. Senate Sr Dick Durbin Democratic 50%
IL U.S. Senate Jr Mark Kirk Republican 67%
IL U.S. House 1 Bobby Rush Democratic 44%
IL U.S. House 3 Daniel Lipinski Democratic 50%
IL U.S. House 4 Luis Gutiérrez Democratic 50%
IL U.S. House 6 Peter Roskam Republican 75%
IL U.S. House 7 Danny Davis Democratic 58%
IL U.S. House 9 Jan Schakowsky Democratic 55%
IL U.S. House 11 Bill Foster Democratic 67%
IL U.S. House 15 John Shimkus Republican 75%
IL Mayor At-Large Rahm Emanuel Democratic 45%
IN U.S. Senate Jr Joe Donnelly, Sr. Democratic 67%
IN U.S. House 1 Pete Visclosky Democratic 50%
IN U.S. House 7 André Carson Democratic 67%
IN Governor Mike Pence Republican 45%
KS U.S. Senate Sr Pat Roberts Republican 90%
KS U.S. Senate Jr Jerry Moran Republican 67%
KS Governor Sam Brownback Republican 78%
KY U.S. Senate Sr Mitch McConnell Republican 60%
KY U.S. House 1 Ed Whitfield Republican 73%
KY U.S. House 3 John Yarmuth Democratic 50%
KY U.S. House 5 Hal Rogers Republican 83%
LA U.S. Senate Sr David Vitter Republican 80%
LA U.S. House 1 Steve Scalise Republican 80%
LA U.S. House 3 Charles Boustany, Jr. Republican 67%
MA U.S. Senate Jr Ed Markey Democratic 50%
MA U.S. House 1 Richard Neal Democratic 50%
MA U.S. House 2 Jim McGovern Democratic 50%
MA U.S. House 3 Niki Tsongas Democratic 50%
MA U.S. House 7 Mike Capuano Democratic 50%
MA U.S. House 8 Stephen Lynch Democratic 50%
MD U.S. Senate Sr Barbara Mikulski Democratic 60%
MD U.S. Senate Jr Ben Cardin Democratic 50%
MD U.S. House 2 Dutch Ruppersberger Democratic 67%
MD U.S. House 3 John Sarbanes Democratic 58%
MD U.S. House 4 Donna Edwards Democratic 60%
MD U.S. House 5 Steny Hoyer Democratic 55%
MD U.S. House 7 Elijah Cummings Democratic 58%
MD U.S. House 8 Chris Van Hollen, Jr. Democratic 58%
ME U.S. Senate Sr Susan Collins Republican 80%
MI U.S. Senate Sr Debbie Stabenow Democratic 50%
MI U.S. House 6 Fred Upton Republican 67%
MI U.S. House 7 Tim Walberg Republican 83%
MI U.S. House 9 Sandy Levin Democratic 50%
MI U.S. House 10 Candice Miller Republican 92%
MI U.S. House 13 John Conyers, Jr. Democratic 50%
MN U.S. Senate Sr Amy Klobuchar Democratic/Farmer/Labor 60%
MN U.S. House 1 Tim Walz Democratic/Farmer/Labor 67%
MN U.S. House 2 John Kline Republican 73%
MN U.S. House 4 Betty McCollum Democratic/Farmer/Labor 58%
MN U.S. House 5 Keith Ellison Democratic/Farmer/Labor 50%
MN U.S. House 7 Collin Peterson Democratic/Farmer/Labor 67%
MO U.S. Senate Sr Claire McCaskill Democratic 40%
MO U.S. Senate Jr Roy Blunt Republican 58%
MO U.S. House 5 Emanuel Cleaver II Democratic 58%
MO U.S. House 6 Sam Graves Republican 83%
MS U.S. Senate Sr Thad Cochran Republican 60%
MS U.S. Senate Jr Roger Wicker Republican 43%
MS U.S. House 2 Bennie Thompson Democratic 50%
MT U.S. Senate Sr Jon Tester Democratic 60%
NA President Barack Obama II Democratic 43%
NA Vice President Joe Biden, Jr. Democratic 50%
NA U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry Democratic 56%
NC U.S. Senate Sr Richard Burr Republican 56%
NC U.S. House 1 G.K. Butterfield, Jr. Democratic 58%
NC U.S. House 3 Walter Jones, Jr. Republican 75%
NC U.S. House 4 David Price Democratic 50%
NC U.S. House 5 Virginia Foxx Republican 42%
NC U.S. House 10 Patrick McHenry Republican 42%
NE U.S. House 1 Jeff Fortenberry Republican 83%
NE U.S. House 3 Adrian Smith Republican 73%
NJ U.S. Senate Sr Bob Menendez Democratic 40%
NJ U.S. House 2 Frank LoBiondo Republican 75%
NJ U.S. House 4 Chris Smith Republican 58%
NJ U.S. House 5 Scott Garrett Republican 42%
NJ U.S. House 6 Frank Pallone, Jr. Democratic 58%
NJ U.S. House 8 Albio Sires Democratic 58%
NJ U.S. House 9 Bill Pascrell, Jr. Democratic 58%
NJ U.S. House 11 Rodney Frelinghuysen Republican 58%
NM U.S. Senate Sr Tom Udall Democratic 50%
NM U.S. House 2 Steve Pearce Republican 75%
NV U.S. Senate Sr Harry Reid Democratic 40%
NV U.S. Senate Jr Dean Heller Republican 67%
NY U.S. Senate Sr Chuck Schumer Democratic 50%
NY U.S. Senate Jr Kirsten Gillibrand Democratic 58%
NY U.S. House 2 Pete King Republican 83%
NY U.S. House 3 Steve Israel Democratic 50%
NY U.S. House 5 Gregory Meeks Democratic 58%
NY U.S. House 7 Nydia Velázquez Democratic 58%
NY U.S. House 9 Yvette Clarke Democratic 45%
NY U.S. House 10 Jerry Nadler Democratic 50%
NY U.S. House 12 Carolyn Maloney Democratic 67%
NY U.S. House 13 Charlie Rangel Democratic 50%
NY U.S. House 14 Joe Crowley Democratic 50%
NY U.S. House 15 José Serrano Democratic, Working Families 50%
NY U.S. House 16 Eliot Engel Democratic 50%
NY U.S. House 17 Nita Lowey Democratic 50%
NY U.S. House 25 Louise Slaughter Democratic 55%
NY U.S. House 26 Brian Higgins Democratic 45%
OH U.S. Senate Sr Sherrod Brown Democratic 60%
OH U.S. House 1 Steve Chabot Republican 50%
OH U.S. House 4 Jim Jordan Republican 42%
OH U.S. House 5 Bob Latta Republican 67%
OH U.S. House 8 John Boehner Republican 60%
OH U.S. House 9 Marcy Kaptur Democratic 50%
OH U.S. House 10 Mike Turner Republican 67%
OH U.S. House 12 Pat Tiberi Republican 58%
OH U.S. House 13 Tim Ryan Democratic 58%
OK U.S. Senate Sr Jim Inhofe Republican 89%
OK U.S. House 3 Frank Lucas Republican 75%
OK U.S. House 4 Tom Cole Republican 67%
OK Governor Mary Fallin Republican 67%
OR U.S. Senate Sr Ron Wyden Democratic 60%
OR U.S. House 2 Greg Walden Republican 73%
OR U.S. House 3 Earl Blumenauer Democratic 58%
OR U.S. House 4 Peter DeFazio Democratic 50%
PA U.S. Senate Sr Bob Casey, Jr. Democratic 70%
PA U.S. House 1 Bob Brady Democratic 58%
PA U.S. House 2 Chaka Fattah, Sr. Democratic 50%
PA U.S. House 9 Bill Shuster Republican 75%
PA U.S. House 14 Mike Doyle Democratic 55%
PA U.S. House 15 Charlie Dent Republican 75%
PA U.S. House 16 Joe Pitts Republican 75%
PA U.S. House 18 Tim Murphy Republican 83%

How to Interpret these Evaluations

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.

Most performance evaluations are displayed in a percentage format. However, some organizations present their ratings in the form of a letter grade or endorsement based on voting records, interviews, survey results and/or sources of campaign funding. For consistency and ease in understanding, Project Vote Smart converts all scores into a percentage when possible. Please visit the group's website or call 1-888-VOTESMART for more specific information.

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