New Jersey Special Interest Groups

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State
Issue
 

Abortion

Last Rating Last Endorsement SIG Name
N/A N/A NARAL Pro-Choice New Jersey
N/A 2013 Planned Parenthood Action Committee of New Jersey
1998 N/A Right to Choose
 

Abortion and Reproductive

Last Rating Last Endorsement SIG Name
1999 N/A Family Planning Advocates of New Jersey
N/A N/A NARAL Pro-Choice New Jersey
N/A 2013 New Jersey Right to Life
N/A 2013 Planned Parenthood Action Committee of New Jersey
 

Animals and Wildlife

Last Rating Last Endorsement SIG Name
N/A 2013 New Jersey Outdoor Alliance
 
 

Civil Liberties and Civil Rights

Last Rating Last Endorsement SIG Name
1997 N/A New Jersey Lesbian and Gay Coalition
 
 

Environment

Last Rating Last Endorsement SIG Name
2013 2013 Clean Water Action
2009 2012 Environment New Jersey
N/A 2013 New Jersey Chapter Sierra Club
2013 2013 New Jersey League of Conservation Voters
N/A 2013 New Jersey Outdoor Alliance
 

Fiscally Conservative

Last Rating Last Endorsement SIG Name
2013 N/A American Conservative Union (New Jersey State Legislature)
N/A 2009 Republican Liberty Caucus
 

Government Budget and Spending

Last Rating Last Endorsement SIG Name
2013 N/A American Conservative Union (New Jersey State Legislature)
2013 N/A Americans for Prosperity - New Jersey
 

Government Operations

Last Rating Last Endorsement SIG Name
2005 N/A New Jersey Public Interest Research Group
 

Guns

Last Rating Last Endorsement SIG Name
2003 2009 Association of New Jersey Rifle & Pistol Clubs
2013 2013 National Rifle Association Political Victory Fund
 
 

Immigration

Last Rating Last Endorsement SIG Name
N/A 2013 Latino Leadership Alliance of New Jersey
 

Impartial/Nonpartisan

Last Rating Last Endorsement SIG Name
2005 N/A New Jersey Public Interest Research Group
 
 

K-12 Education

Last Rating Last Endorsement SIG Name
N/A 2013 New Jersey Education Association
 

Labor Unions

Last Rating Last Endorsement SIG Name
N/A 2013 Health Professionals and Allied Employees
N/A 2013 New Jersey AFL-CIO
N/A 2013 New Jersey Building and Construction Trades Council, AFL-CIO
 

National Security

Last Rating Last Endorsement SIG Name
2013 N/A American Conservative Union (New Jersey State Legislature)
 

Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity

Last Rating Last Endorsement SIG Name
1997 N/A New Jersey Lesbian and Gay Coalition
 

Social

Last Rating Last Endorsement SIG Name
N/A 2013 New Jersey Citizen Action
N/A 2012 New Jersey Citizen Action PAC
 

Socially Conservative

Last Rating Last Endorsement SIG Name
2013 N/A American Conservative Union (New Jersey State Legislature)
N/A 2009 Republican Liberty Caucus
 
 

Women

Last Rating Last Endorsement SIG Name
N/A 2013 Women's Political Caucus of New Jersey