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Special Interest Groups

Rating Group: Voices for Creative Nonviolence

2007 Positions on Iraq War Amendments

State Office District Name Party Rating
AK U.S. Senate Sr Lisa Murkowski Republican 50%
AL U.S. Senate Sr Richard Shelby Republican 50%
AZ U.S. Senate Sr John McCain III Republican 50%
CA U.S. Senate Sr Dianne Feinstein Democratic 75%
DE U.S. Senate Sr Tom Carper Democratic 75%
FL U.S. Senate Sr Bill Nelson, Sr. Democratic 75%
GA U.S. Senate Sr Johnny Isakson Republican 50%
IA U.S. Senate Sr Chuck Grassley Republican 50%
ID U.S. Senate Sr Mike Crapo Republican 50%
IL U.S. Senate Sr Dick Durbin Democratic 75%
KS U.S. Senate Sr Pat Roberts Republican 50%
KY U.S. Senate Sr Mitch McConnell Republican 50%
MD U.S. Senate Sr Ben Cardin Democratic 100%
ME U.S. Senate Sr Susan Collins Republican 50%
MI U.S. Senate Sr Debbie Stabenow Democratic 75%
MN U.S. Senate Sr Amy Klobuchar Democratic 75%
MO U.S. Senate Sr Claire McCaskill Democratic 75%
MT U.S. Senate Sr Jon Tester Democratic 75%
NA U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions III Republican 25%
NC U.S. Senate Sr Richard Burr Republican 50%
NJ U.S. Senate Sr Bob Menendez Democratic 75%
NY U.S. Senate Sr Chuck Schumer Democratic 75%
OH U.S. Senate Sr Sherrod Brown Democratic 75%
OK U.S. Senate Sr Jim Inhofe Republican 50%
OR U.S. Senate Sr Ron Wyden Democratic 75%
PA U.S. Senate Sr Bob Casey, Jr. Democratic 75%
RI U.S. Senate Sr Jack Reed Democratic 75%
RI U.S. Senate Jr Sheldon Whitehouse Democratic 75%
SC U.S. Senate Sr Lindsey Graham Republican 50%
SD U.S. Senate Sr John Thune Republican 50%
TN U.S. Senate Sr Lamar Alexander Republican 50%
TN U.S. Senate Jr Robert Corker Republican 50%
TX U.S. Senate Sr John Cornyn Republican 50%
UT U.S. Senate Sr Orrin Hatch Republican 50%
VT U.S. Senate Sr Patrick Leahy Democratic 75%
VT U.S. Senate Jr Bernie Sanders Independent 75%
WA U.S. Senate Sr Patty Murray Democratic 75%
WA U.S. Senate Jr Maria Cantwell Democratic 75%
WY U.S. Senate Sr Mike Enzi Republican 50%
WY U.S. Senate Jr John Barrasso Republican 50%
Daniel Akaka, Sr. 75%
Wayne Allard 50%
Kay Bailey Hutchison 50%
Max Baucus 75%
Evan Bayh 75%
Bob Bennett 50%
Joe Biden, Jr. 75%
Jeff Bingaman 75%
Kit Bond 50%
Barbara Boxer 75%
Jim Bunning 50%
Robert Byrd 75%
Saxby Chambliss 50%
Hillary Clinton 75%
Thomas Coburn 50%
Thad Cochran 50%
Norm Coleman 75%
Kent Conrad 75%
Larry Craig 50%
James DeMint 50%
Chris Dodd 75%
Elizabeth Dole 50%
Pete Domenici, Jr. 50%
Byron Dorgan 75%
John Ensign 50%
Russ Feingold 75%
Judd Gregg 50%
Charles Hagel 75%
Tom Harkin 75%
Daniel Inouye 75%
Edward Kennedy, Sr. 75%
John Kerry 75%
Herb Kohl 75%
Jon Kyl 50%
Mary Landrieu 75%
Frank Lautenberg 75%
Carl Levin 75%
Joe Lieberman 50%
Blanche Lincoln 75%
Trent Lott, Sr. 50%
Dick Lugar 50%
Melquiades Martinez 50%
Barbara Mikulski 75%
Ben Nelson 75%
Barack Obama II 75%
Mark Pryor 75%
Harry Reid 75%
Jay Rockefeller IV 75%
Ken Salazar 75%
Gordon Smith 75%
Olympia Snowe 75%
Arlen Specter 50%
Ted Stevens 50%
John Sununu 50%
George Voinovich 25%
John Warner 75%
Jim Webb, Jr. 75%

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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