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Lisa Murkowski's Ratings and Endorsements

Office:

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62%
2017-2018
80%
2015-2016
43%
2013-2014
100%
2011-2012
58%
2009-2010
64%
2009
81%
2007-2008
88%
2005-2006
92%
2003-2004
94%
2003
42%
2017
0%
2016
50%
2015
80%
2014
70%
2013
0%
2012
55%
2011
0%
2010
25%
2009
75%
2007
0%
2006
10%
2005
0%
2004
14%
2003
0%
2019
40%
2017-2018
66%
2015-2016
67%
2015
66%
2014
50%
2013-2014
66%
2013
80%
2011-2012
75%
2011
66%
2009-2010
57%
2007-2008
50%
2005-2006
82%
2003-2004
100%
2017-2018
38%
2015-2016
75%
2013-2014
67%
2011-2012
67%
2009-2010
50%
2014
80%
2011
66%
2009-2010
58%
2007-2008
88%
2005-2006
100%
2020
100%
2020
0%
2017
55%
2015-2016
55%
2015-2016
50%
2015
100%
2014
100%
2014
100%
2013-2014
100%
2013-2014
100%
2013
100%
2013
56%
2011-2012
56%
2011-2012
20%
2007-2008
40%
2012
0%
2009-2010
0%
2009-2010
33
2007-2008
33
2007-2008
0%
2005-2006
0%
2005-2006
38%
2003-2004
38%
2003-2004
5%
2017
5%
2017
50%
2015-2016
50%
2015-2016
80%
2014
80%
2014
75%
2013-2014
75%
2013-2014
10%
2012
10%
2012
25%
2011
25%
2011
32%
2007-2008
32%
2007-2008
21%
2005-2006
21%
2005-2006
80%
2018
0%
2005
0%
2003-2004
80%
2001-2002
0%
2019-2020
25%
2017-2018
25%
2017-2018
14%
2015-2016
14%
2015-2016
20%
2013-2014
20%
2013-2014
40%
2011-2012
40%
2011-2012
0%
2003
100%
2019-2020
100%
2019-2020
0%
2003
0%
2003
0%
2003
58%
2020
0%
2017
55%
2015-2016
55%
2015-2016
50%
2015
100%
2014
100%
2014
100%
2013-2014
100%
2013-2014
100%
2013
100%
2013
56%
2011-2012
56%
2011-2012
56%
2013
56%
2013
45%
2013
45%
2013
46%
2013
46%
2013
56%
2013
56%
2013
56%
2013
56%
2013
43%
2013
43%
2013
43%
2013
43%
2013
57%
2012
57%
2012
58%
2012
58%
2012
54%
2012
54%
2012
57%
2012
57%
2012
41%
2012
41%
2012
45%
2012
45%
2012
42%
2012
42%
2012
43%
2012
43%
2012
58%
2011
58%
2011
41%
2011
41%
2011
34%
2011
34%
2011
46%
2011
46%
2011
59%
2011
59%
2011
42%
2011
42%
2011
65%
2011
65%
2011
54%
2011
54%
2011
35%
2010
35%
2010
36%
2010
36%
2010
64%
2010
64%
2010
62%
2010
62%
2010
35%
2010
35%
2010
37%
2010
37%
2010
64%
2010
64%
2010
64%
2010
64%
2010
65%
2009
65%
2009
66%
2009
66%
2009
35%
2009
35%
2009
64%
2009
64%
2009
35%
2009
35%
2009
62%
2009
62%
2009
37%
2009
37%
2009
32%
2009
32%
2009
56%
2008
56%
2008
42%
2008
42%
2008
42%
2008
42%
2008
55%
2008
55%
2008
39%
2008
39%
2008
60%
2008
60%
2008
57.8%
2008
57.8%
2008
43%
2008
43%
2008
40%
2007
40%
2007
64.7%
2007
64.7%
2007
41%
2007
41%
2007
35.3%
2007
35.3%
2007
58%
2007
58%
2007
21%
2007
21%
2007
59%
2007
59%
2007
73%
2007
73%
2007
61.2%
2006
61.2%
2006
38.8%
2006
38.8%
2006
56%
2006
56%
2006
43%
2006
43%
2006
42%
2006
42%
2006
26%
2006
26%
2006
67%
2006
67%
2006
55%
2006
55%
2006
49%
2005
49%
2005
50%
2005
50%
2005
74%
2005
74%
2005
70%
2005
70%
2005
30%
2005
30%
2005
25%
2005
25%
2005
0%
2005
72%
2005
72%
2005
43%
2004
43%
2004
0%
2004
37%
2004
37%
2004
55%
2004
55%
2004
67%
2004
67%
2004
62%
2004
62%
2004
56%
2003
56%
2003
52%
2003
52%
2003
45%
2003
45%
2003
47%
2003
47%
2003
39%
2003
39%
2003
43%
2003
43%
2003
54%
2003
54%
2003
56%
2003
56%
2003
74%
2019-2020
74%
2019-2020
74%
2019
67%
2019
75%
2017-2018
75%
2017-2018
92%
2017-2018
92%
2017-2018
79%
2015-2016
79%
2015-2016
90%
2015-2016
90%
2015-2016
75%
2015
89%
2015
72%
2014
69%
2014
72%
2014
71%
2014
83%
2009-2010
83%
2009-2010
63%
2007-2008
63%
2007-2008
75%
2007
14%
2006
75%
2014
75%
2014
100%
2013-2014
100%
2007-2008
100%
2005-2006
91%
2003-2004
100
2007
80%
2017-2018
67%
2015-2016
78%
2011-2012
80%
2007-2008
70%
2003-2004
67%
2003
67%
2019-2020
100%
2017-2018
88%
2015-2016
88%
2015
100%
2013-2014
83%
2013-2014
89%
2013-2014
93%
2013-2014
88%
2013-2014
83%
2013-2014
100%
2013-2014
66%
2009-2010
83%
2007-2008
100%
2005-2006
100%
2003-2004
50%
2017-2018
68%
2009
75%
2009-2010
100%
2005
79%
2003
79%
2003
66%
2013-2014
75%
2012-2013
100%
2003-2004
64%
2017-2018
91%
2015-2016
95%
2015
86%
2013-2014
81%
2012
93%
2011-2012
67%
2009-2010
100%
2007-2008
100%
2005-2006
91%
2003-2004
88%
2019-2020
100%
1999-2000
100%
2015-2016
99%
2015-2016
89%
1999-2006
80%
1999-2004
100%
2005-2006
71%
2003-2004
75%
2017-2018
89%
2015-2016
0%
2013-2014
100%
2013-2014
100%
2013-2014
100%
2011-2012
100%
2011-2012
85%
2011
44%
2009-2010
100%
2007-2008
100%
2005-2006
75%
2003-2004
75%
2003
100%
2019-2020
100%
2010
100%
2010
10%
2017-2018
10%
2017-2018
10%
2015-2016
10%
2015-2016
6%
2013-2014
6%
2013-2014
0%
2005-2006
0%
2005-2006
6%
2003-2004
6%
2003-2004
0%
2003
0%
2003
13%
2017-2018
13%
2017-2018
15%
2016
15%
2016
0%
2019
40%
2017-2018
40%
2017-2018
11%
2017
11%
2017
40%
2015-2016
40%
2015-2016
58%
2019-2020
52%
2017-2018
64%
2015-2016
69%
2015
80%
2013-2014
50%
2011-2012
43%
2009-2010
29%
2007-2008
43
2007
25%
2005-2006
0%
2003-2004
13%
2017-2018
13%
2017-2018
15%
2016
15%
2016
16%
2011
30
2007
0%
2005
29%
2004
83%
2003
100%
2006-2012
100%
2006-2012
54%
2017-2018
54%
2017-2018
69%
2015-2016
69%
2015-2016
100%
2014
88%
2013-2014
88%
2013-2014
47%
2011-2012
47%
2011-2012
45%
2009-2010
45%
2009-2010
20%
2007-2008
20%
2007-2008
0%
2005-2006
0%
2005-2006
13%
2003-2004
13%
2003-2004
33%
2003-2004
33%
2007
100%
2007
0%
2007
0%
2007
75%
2014
75%
2014
13%
2005-2006
0%
2005
62%
2017-2018
80%
2015-2016
43%
2013-2014
100%
2011-2012
58%
2009-2010
64%
2009
81%
2007-2008
88%
2005-2006
92%
2003-2004
94%
2003
78%
2004
44%
2011-2012
50%
2011
64%
2009-2010
48%
2007-2008
100%
2005-2006
85%
2003-2004
89%
2003
86%
2000
31
2007-2008
31
2007-2008
29
2007
29
2007
7
2006
0
2005
31%
2020
26%
2019
22%
2018
20%
2016
24%
2014
20%
2013-2014
20%
2013-2014
9%
2013
9%
2013
42%
2012
42%
2012
13%
2011
13%
2011
85%
2010
85%
2010
63%
2009
63%
2009
57%
2008
57%
2008
47%
2007
47%
2007
44%
2006
44%
2006
50%
2005
50%
2005
100%
2004
100%
2004
87%
2003
87%
2003
81%
2009-2010
23%
2007
23%
2007
46%
2019-2020
44%
2017-2018
35%
2015-2016
26%
2014
43%
2011-2012
90%
2001-2010
90%
2001-2010
C
2010
75%
2014
75%
2014
10%
2019
46%
2019
40%
2017-2018
40%
2017-2018
50%
2015-2016
50%
2015-2016
50%
2015
50%
2014
58%
2014
45%
2013-2014
45%
2013-2014
60%
2011-2012
60%
2011-2012
70%
2011
55%
2011
86%
2010
80%
2009-2010
80%
2009-2010
62%
2009-2010
62%
2009-2010
57%
2009-2010
57%
2009-2010
40%
2009
50%
2009
45%
2009
38%
2007-2008
38%
2007-2008
50%
2007
27%
2006
70%
2004
0%
2001-2002
40
2013-2014
19%
2011-2012
50%
2011-2012
36%
2009-2010
21%
2009-2010
50
2009-2010
40%
2009
50%
2007-2008
0%
2007-2008
0%
2007-2008
27%
2013-2014
67%
2011-2012
83%
2009-2010
91%
2007-2008
68%
2005-2006
58%
2009-2012
55%
2009-2010
10%
2007-2008
0%
2007
16%
2005-2006
25%
2005
0%
2001-2004
0%
1995
90%
2001-2010
90%
2001-2010
0%
2013
0%
2013
38%
2012
38%
2012
14%
2011
14%
2011
50%
2010
50%
2010
20%
2009
20%
2009
40%
2008
40%
2008
0%
2007
0%
2007
22%
2006
22%
2006
33%
2005
33%
2005
0%
2004
0%
2004
0%
2003
0%
2003