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Special Interest Groups

Rating Group: Americans for the Arts Action Fund

2010 Positions

State Office District Name Party Rating
Spencer Bachus 0%
Kay Bailey Hutchison 0%
Brian Baird 33%
J. Gresham Barrett 0%
John Barrow 0%
Roscoe Bartlett 0%
Joe Barton 0%
Max Baucus 55%
Evan Bayh 12%
Melissa Bean 0%
Mark Begich 59%
Bob Bennett 49%
Shelley Berkley 67%
Howard Berman 67%
Marion Berry 0%
Judy Biggert 17%
Brian Bilbray 0%
Jeff Bingaman 67%
Tim Bishop 33%
John Boccieri 17%
John Boehner 0%
Kit Bond 55%
Jo Bonner, Jr. 0%
Mary Bono Mack 0%
Madeleine Bordallo 0%
Dan Boren 0%
Leonard Boswell 33%
Rick Boucher 33%
Charles Boustany, Jr. 0%
Barbara Boxer 94%
Allen Boyd, Jr. 0%
Bob Brady 60%
Bruce Braley 0%
Bobby Bright 17%
Paul Broun 0%
Corrine Brown 17%
Henry Brown, Jr. 17%
Scott Brown 0%
Sam Brownback 0%
Ginny Brown-Waite 0%
Jim Bunning 0%
Roland Burris 82%
Dan Burton 0%
Steve Buyer 0%
Robert Byrd 0%
Dave Camp 0%
John Campbell III 0%
Eric Cantor 0%
Joseph Cao 17%
Lois Capps 67%
Mike Capuano 50%
Dennis Cardoza 0%
Russ Carnahan 17%
Christopher Carney 0%
Mike Castle 33%
Jason Chaffetz 17%
Saxby Chambliss 6%
Ben Chandler III 33%
Travis Childers 0%
Donna Christensen 67%
Howard Coble 0%
Thomas Coburn 0%
Thad Cochran 67%
Michael Coffman 17%
Kent Conrad 27%
John Conyers, Jr. 83%
Robert Corker 0%
Jerry Costello 17%
Ander Crenshaw 0%
Joe Crowley 17%
John Culberson 0%
Kathy Dahlkemper 17%
Artur Davis 0%
Geoff Davis 0%
Lincoln Davis 0%
Bill Delahunt 0%
James DeMint 0%
Charlie Dent 17%
Lincoln Diaz-Balart 0%
Norm Dicks 17%
John Dingell 50%
Charles Djou 0%
Joe Donnelly, Sr. 0%
Byron Dorgan 61%
Steve Driehaus 17%
John Duncan, Jr. 0%
Donna Edwards 17%
Chet Edwards 0%
Vern Ehlers 50%
Brad Ellsworth 0%
Jo Ann Emerson 17%
John Ensign 0%
Bob Etheridge 50%
Eni Faleomavaega 0%
Mary Fallin 0%
Chaka Fattah, Sr. 17%
Russ Feingold 0%
Jeff Flake 0%
John Fleming, Jr. 17%
Randy Forbes 17%
Barney Frank 50%
Al Franken 55%
Trent Franks 0%
Rodney Frelinghuysen 0%
Scott Garrett 0%
Jim Gerlach 33%
Gabrielle Giffords 17%
Phil Gingrey 0%
Charlie Gonzalez 33%
Bob Goodlatte 0%
Bart Gordon 17%
Alan Grayson 17%
Gene Green 33%
Judd Gregg 0%
Parker Griffith, Jr. 17%
Luis Gutiérrez 33%
Kay Hagan 88%
John Hall 67%
Ralph Hall 0%
Debbie Halvorson 17%
Phil Hare 50%
Tom Harkin 82%
Gregg Harper 17%
Doc Hastings 0%
Orrin Hatch 6%
Dean Heller 0%
Jeb Hensarling 0%
Stephanie Herseth Sandlin 33%
Baron Hill 0%
Maurice Hinchey 33%
Rubén Hinojosa, Sr. 0%
Paul Hodes 83%
Pete Hoekstra 0%
Tim Holden 17%
Rush Holt, Jr. 67%
Bob Inglis, Sr. 0%
Daniel Inouye 50%
Steve Israel 17%
Jesse Jackson, Jr. 50%
Lynn Jenkins 17%
Mike Johanns 6%
Sam Johnson 0%
Tim Johnson 17%
Timothy Johnson 71%
Walter Jones, Jr. 0%
Steve Kagen 0%
Paul Kanjorski 17%
Ted Kaufman 82%
Patrick Kennedy 33%
John Kerry 92%
Dale Kildee 83%
Carolyn Kilpatrick 0%
Mary Jo Kilroy 67%
Jack Kingston 0%
Mark Kirk 17%
Larry Kissell 17%
Ron Klein 17%
John Kline 0%
Herb Kohl 33%
Suzanne Kosmas 17%
Frank Kratovil, Jr. 17%
Dennis Kucinich 50%
Jon Kyl 0%
Leonard Lance 33%
Mary Landrieu 88%
Tom Latham 0%
Steve LaTourette 0%
Frank Lautenberg 92%
Chris Lee 17%
George LeMieux 0%
Carl Levin 86%
Sandy Levin 17%
Joe Lieberman 61%
Blanche Lincoln 55%
John Linder 33%
Frank LoBiondo 33%
Dick Lugar 0%
Cynthia Lummis 17%
Connie Mack IV 0%
Dan Maffei 17%
Don Manzullo 17%
Betsy Markey 17%
Jim Marshall 17%
Jim Matheson 33%
John McCain III 0%
Carolyn McCarthy 0%
Claire McCaskill 0%
Thaddeus McCotter 33%
Jim McDermott 100%
Mike McIntyre 17%
Michael McMahon 33%
Kendrick Meek, Sr. 0%
Charlie Melancon, Sr. 0%
John Mica 0%
Mike Michaud 83%
Barbara Mikulski 75%
Candice Miller 0%
Jeff Miller 0%
Brad Miller 83%
Walt Minnick 33%

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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