Today, Americans for Prosperity-Indiana, a grassroots organization dedicated to limited government and economic freedom, released its Congressional Scorecard for the 112th Congress. Of the Hoosier lawmakers currently serving, U.S. Congressman Marlin Stutzman received the highest grade.
"Congressman Stutzman's performance on our scorecard clearly demonstrates his commitment to the policies that advance economic freedom," said AFP-IN State Director Chase Downham. "We look forward to continue working with the Congressman to help Hoosier taxpayers and end the wasteful spending in Washington."
·Congressman Stutzman received an A rating, with a 96% voting record.
·According to AFP, the 112th Congress Scorecard includes critical votes on such issues as the repeal of President Obama's new health care law, preempting EPA's purported authority to regulate greenhouse gases, Chairman Paul Ryan's budget, ending ethanol subsidies, several Congressional Review Act resolutions to overturn new regulations, and the fiscal year 2012 appropriations bills.
·AFP's complete 112th Congress Scorecard is available here.