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John Cornyn's Ratings and Endorsements

Office:

Vote Smart displays all known interest group ratings for each candidate and official, regardless of issue or bias.

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 issue 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.

With rare exceptions, Vote Smart displays interest group ratings as a 0-100 percentage. While many interest groups use percentages as ratings to begin with, please note that Vote Smart has translated some ratings to a percentage from a different rating system for consistency and ease in understanding. Please visit the group's website, email us at ratings@votesmart.org or call our Voter Information Hotline at 1-888-VOTESMART for more specific information.

100%
2017-2018
100%
2015-2016
100%
2013-2014
100%
2011-2012
100%
2009-2010
100%
2009
100%
2007-2008
100%
2005-2006
100%
2003-2004
100%
2003
0%
2019
6%
2017
0%
2016
0%
2015
0%
2014
0%
2013
0%
2012
0%
2011
0%
2010
5%
2009
0%
2008
0%
2007
0%
2006
0%
2005
0%
2004
0%
2003
100%
2020
100%
2019-2020
100%
2019
100%
2017-2018
100%
2015-2016
100%
2015
100%
2014
100%
2013-2014
100%
2013
100%
2011-2012
100%
2011
100%
2009-2010
100%
2007-2008
100%
2005-2006
100%
2003-2004
100%
2017-2018
100%
2015-2016
100%
2013-2014
100%
2011-2012
100%
2009-2010
20%
2014
70%
2011
50%
2009-2010
81%
2007-2008
88%
2005-2006
89%
2015-2016
83%
2020
0%
2017
30%
2015-2016
30%
2015-2016
40%
2015
17%
2014
17%
2013-2014
17%
2013-2014
17%
2013
17%
2011-2012
17%
2011-2012
0%
2007-2008
10%
2012
0%
2009-2010
0%
2009-2010
54
2007-2008
54
2007-2008
16%
2005-2006
16%
2005-2006
33%
2003-2004
33%
2003-2004
0%
2018
Fence Sitter
2002
Fence Sitter
2002
0%
2005
0%
2003-2004
0%
2019-2020
13%
2017-2018
13%
2017-2018
0%
2015-2016
40%
2013-2014
40%
2013-2014
40%
2011-2012
40%
2011-2012
0%
2003
0%
2019-2020
0%
2019-2020
0%
2003
0%
2003
0%
2003
83%
2020
0%
2017
30%
2015-2016
30%
2015-2016
40%
2015
17%
2014
17%
2013-2014
17%
2013-2014
17%
2013
17%
2011-2012
17%
2011-2012
10%
2013
10%
2013
17%
2013
17%
2013
15%
2013
15%
2013
15%
2013
15%
2013
80%
2013
80%
2013
82%
2013
82%
2013
85%
2013
85%
2013
1%
2012
11%
2012
11%
2012
94%
2012
94%
2012
96%
2012
96%
2012
88%
2012
88%
2012
3%
2012
6%
2012
94%
2012
94%
2012
11%
2011
11%
2011
17%
2011
17%
2011
83%
2011
83%
2011
0%
2011
64%
2011
64%
2011
100%
2011
100%
2011
36%
2011
36%
2011
88%
2011
88%
2011
0%
2010
0%
2010
87%
2010
87%
2010
10%
2010
10%
2010
72%
2010
72%
2010
90%
2010
90%
2010
79%
2010
79%
2010
0%
2010
21%
2009
21%
2009
0%
2009
78%
2009
78%
2009
6%
2009
88%
2009
88%
2009
91%
2009
91%
2009
84%
2009
84%
2009
12%
2009
12%
2009
16%
2008
16%
2008
83.5%
2008
83.5%
2008
76%
2008
76%
2008
0%
2008
17%
2008
17%
2008
79%
2008
79%
2008
83%
2008
83%
2008
21%
2008
21%
2008
13%
2007
13%
2007
9%
2007
91.2%
2007
91.2%
2007
8.8%
2007
8.8%
2007
86%
2007
86%
2007
0%
2007
90%
2007
90%
2007
93%
2007
93%
2007
0%
2006
74%
2006
74%
2006
9.2%
2006
9.2%
2006
0%
2006
97%
2006
97%
2006
90.8%
2006
90.8%
2006
18%
2006
18%
2006
92%
2006
92%
2006
77%
2005
77%
2005
74%
2005
74%
2005
81%
2005
81%
2005
0%
2005
0%
2005
19%
2005
19%
2005
32%
2005
32%
2005
67%
2005
67%
2005
84%
2004
84%
2004
91%
2004
91%
2004
5%
2004
61%
2004
61%
2004
33%
2004
33%
2004
0%
2004
14%
2003
14%
2003
0%
2003
0%
2003
87%
2003
87%
2003
78%
2003
78%
2003
82%
2003
82%
2003
59%
2003
59%
2003
0%
2003
90%
2021-2022
90%
2021-2022
94%
2019-2020
94%
2019-2020
75%
2019-2020
75%
2019-2020
95%
2017-2018
95%
2017-2018
100%
2017-2018
100%
2017-2018
100%
2015-2016
100%
2015-2016
96%
2015-2016
96%
2015-2016
95%
2015
100%
2015
94%
2014
93%
2014
94%
2014
95%
2014
94%
2011-2012
94%
2011-2012
94%
2011-2012
94%
2011-2012
96%
2009-2010
96%
2009-2010
94%
2007-2008
94%
2007-2008
91%
2007
57%
2006
100%
2014
100%
2014
100%
2017-2018
83%
2015-2016
40%
2013-2014
67
2011-2012
60%
2009-2010
50%
2007-2008
100%
2013-2014
100%
2007-2008
100%
2005-2006
100%
2003-2004
100%
2019-2020
100%
2017-2018
100%
2015-2016
100%
2011-2012
80%
2007-2008
100%
2003-2004
100%
2003
50%
2021-2022
83%
2019-2020
77%
2019-2020
100%
2017-2018
72%
2015-2016
69%
2015
66%
2013-2014
42%
2013-2014
44%
2013-2014
80%
2013-2014
75%
2013-2014
100%
2013-2014
67%
2013-2014
70%
2009-2010
60%
2007-2008
62%
2005-2006
85%
2003-2004
100%
2017-2018
100%
2009
100%
2009
100%
2009-2010
100%
2005
99%
2003
99%
2003
33%
2013-2014
50%
2012-2013
0%
2003-2004
100%
2017-2018
96%
2015-2016
90%
2015
71%
2013-2014
89%
2012
93%
2011-2012
85%
2009-2010
100%
2007-2008
95%
2005-2006
100%
2003-2004
88%
2019-2020
100%
2015-2016
99%
2015-2016
57%
1999-2006
100%
1999-2004
88%
2005-2006
100%
2003-2004
100%
2019-2020
100%
2017-2018
100%
2015-2016
0%
2013-2014
0%
2013-2014
100%
2013-2014
100%
2011-2012
100%
2011-2012
85%
2011
88%
2009-2010
100%
2007-2008
100%
2005-2006
100%
2003-2004
100%
2003
100%
2019-2020
50%
2010
50%
2010
0%
2017-2018
0%
2017-2018
0%
2015-2016
0%
2015-2016
0%
2013-2014
0%
2013-2014
0%
2005-2006
0%
2005-2006
0%
2003-2004
0%
2003-2004
0%
2003
0%
2003
0%
2017-2018
0%
2017-2018
0%
2016
0%
2016
0%
2019
60%
2017-2018
60%
2017-2018
11%
2017
11%
2017
60%
2015-2016
60%
2015-2016
0%
2019-2020
5%
2017-2018
5%
2015-2016
0%
2015
0%
2013-2014
25%
2011-2012
7%
2009-2010
14%
2007-2008
14
2007
8%
2005-2006
11%
2003-2004
0%
2017-2018
0%
2017-2018
0%
2016
0%
2016
11%
2011
0%
2010
36%
2009
38
2008
20
2007
0%
2005
14%
2004
33%
2003
100%
2006-2012
100%
2006-2012
0%
2017-2018
0%
2017-2018
16%
2015-2016
16%
2015-2016
0%
2014
0%
2013-2014
0%
2013-2014
15%
2011-2012
15%
2011-2012
0%
2009-2010
0%
2009-2010
0%
2007-2008
0%
2007-2008
0%
2005-2006
0%
2005-2006
0%
2003-2004
0%
2003-2004
17%
2003-2004
0%
2007
0%
2007
0%
2007
0%
2007
100%
2014
100%
2014
9%
2005-2006
0%
2005
100%
2017-2018
100%
2015-2016
100%
2013-2014
100%
2011-2012
100%
2009-2010
100%
2009
100%
2007-2008
100%
2005-2006
100%
2003-2004
100%
2003
94%
2004
94%
2011-2012
91%
2011
96%
2009-2010
100%
2007-2008
100%
2005-2006
100%
2003-2004
100%
2003
24
2007-2008
24
2007-2008
7
2007
0
2006
0
2005
33%
2019
34%
2018
42%
2016
71%
2014
70%
2020
70%
2020
52%
2015-2016
52%
2015-2016
78%
2013-2014
78%
2013-2014
75%
2013
75%
2013
100%
2012
100%
2012
53%
2011
53%
2011
100%
2010
100%
2010
92%
2009
92%
2009
83%
2008
83%
2008
88%
2007
88%
2007
89%
2006
89%
2006
75%
2005
75%
2005
100%
2004
100%
2004
93%
2003
93%
2003
100%
2009-2010
30%
2007
30%
2007
72%
2021-2022
74%
2019-2020
66%
2017-2018
47%
2015-2016
83%
2014
84%
2011-2012
100%
2001-2010
100%
2001-2010
A
2010
100%
2014
100%
2014
85%
2021-2022
85%
2021-2022
25%
2019-2020
25%
2019-2020
47%
2017-2018
47%
2017-2018
52%
2015-2016
52%
2015-2016
55%
2015
69%
2014
89%
2014
79%
2013-2014
79%
2013-2014
89%
2013
83%
2011-2012
83%
2011-2012
65%
2011
70%
2011
100%
2010
90%
2009-2010
90%
2009-2010
93%
2009-2010
93%
2009-2010
100%
2009-2010
100%
2009-2010
90%
2009
80%
2009
85%
2009
55%
2007-2008
55%
2007-2008
70%
2007
43%
2006
80%
2004
40
2013-2014
75%
2011-2012
0%
2011-2012
7%
2009-2010
82
2009-2010
13%
2009-2010
18%
2009
0%
2007-2008
50%
2007-2008
0%
2007-2008
87%
2013-2014
100%
2011-2012
100%
2009-2010
100%
2007-2008
96%
2005-2006