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Jeff Fortenberry's Ratings and Endorsements on Issue: Business and Consumers

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%
2015-2016
83%
2013-2014
100%
2011-2012
50%
2007-2008
100%
2005-2006
100
2007
71%
2019-2020
100%
2017-2018
100%
2015-2016
100%
2011-2012
83%
2007-2008
60%
2021-2022
87%
2019-2020
67%
2019-2020
100%
2017-2018
89%
2015-2016
89%
2015
88%
2013-2014
88%
2013-2014
90%
2013-2014
100%
2013-2014
88%
2013-2014
86%
2013-2014
100%
2013-2014
87%
2009-2010
87%
2007-2008
80%
2005-2006
75%
2007
75%
2007
0%
2006
0%
2006
76%
2009
100%
2009-2010
96%
2005
96%
2005
84%
2012-2013
50%
2009-2010
96%
2017-2018
98%
2015-2016
98%
2015
92%
2013-2014
94%
2012
92%
2011-2012
83%
2009-2010
70%
2007-2008
100%
2005-2006
90%
2019-2020
99%
2015-2016
100%
2015-2016
100%
1999-2006
90%
2005-2006
100%
2019-2020
86%
2017-2018
93%
2015-2016
100%
2013-2014
100%
2013-2014
100%
2013-2014
100%
2013-2014
86%
2013-2014
100%
2011-2012
100%
2011
50%
2009-2010
60%
2007-2008
75%
2005-2006
100%
2019-2020
40%
2010
40%
2010
0%
2017-2018
0%
2017-2018
0%
2015-2016
0%
2015-2016
0%
2013-2014
0%
2013-2014
6%
2005-2006
6%
2005-2006
0%
2006
0%
2006
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