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John Cornyn's Ratings and Endorsements

Office: U.S. Senate (TX) - Sr, Republican

On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. Senate (TX) - Sr

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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.

90%
2017
91%
2016
79%
2016
75%
2015
93%
2014
92%
2014
93%
2013
96%
2013
88%
2012
93%
2012
94%
2011
90%
2011
100%
2010
94%
2010
100%
2009
93%
2009
79%
2008
96%
2007
96%
2006
96%
2005
100%
2004
85%
2003
93%
2019
100%
2017-2018
100%
2017-2018
95%
2017-2018
95%
2017-2018
100%
2015-2016
100%
2015-2016
96%
2015-2016
96%
2015-2016
95%
2015
100%
2015
94%
2014
94%
2014
93%
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%
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
34%
2018
42%
2016
71%
2014
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
66%
2017-2018
47%
2015-2016
75%
2014
84%
2011-2012
100%
2001-2010
100%
2001-2010
85%
2013
85%
2013
80%
2013
80%
2013
94%
2012
94%
2012
94%
2012
94%
2012
88%
2011
88%
2011
83%
2011
83%
2011
11%
2011
11%
2011
90%
2010
90%
2010
72%
2010
72%
2010
84%
2009
84%
2009
88%
2009
88%
2009
83.5%
2008
83.5%
2008
76%
2008
76%
2008
93%
2007
93%
2007
91.2%
2007
91.2%
2007
92%
2006
92%
2006
90.8%
2006
90.8%
2006
67%
2005
67%
2005
74%
2005
74%
2005
81%
2005
81%
2005
61%
2004
61%
2004
78%
2003
78%
2003
87%
2003
87%
2003
75%
2011-2012
13%
2009-2010
82
2009-2010
82%
2012
63%
2019
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
100%
2009-2010
100%
2009-2010
93%
2009-2010
93%
2009-2010
90%
2009-2010
90%
2009-2010
85%
2009
80%
2009
90%
2009
55%
2007-2008
55%
2007-2008
70%
2007
43%
2006
80%
2004
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