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Harry Reid's Ratings and Endorsements

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.

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2013-2014
0%
2011-2012
0%
2009-2010
0%
2009
7%
2007-2008
8%
2005-2006
16%
2003-2004
14%
2003
13%
2001-2002
31%
1999-2000
100%
2003-2004
100%
2015
100%
2014
70%
2013
100%
2012
100%
2011
100%
2010
100%
2009
20%
2008
100%
2007
65%
2006
100%
2005
20%
2004
29%
2003
100%
2001
30%
2000
5%
1999
20%
1997
33%
1996
0%
2015
33%
2014
40%
2013-2014
33%
2013
0%
2011-2012
0%
2011
0%
2009-2010
28%
2007-2008
50%
2005-2006
55%
2003-2004
33%
2001-2002
66%
1999-2000
63%
1999
53%
1997-1998
42%
1997
57%
1996
75%
2013-2014
33%
2011-2012
20%
2009-2010
67%
2002
20%
2011
66%
2009-2010
70%
2007-2008
35%
2005-2006
50%
2000
17%
1995-1996
33%
1993-1994
100%
1994
100%
2015
100%
2015
100%
2014
100%
2014
100%
2013-2014
100%
2013-2014
100%
2013
100%
2013
89%
2011-2012
89%
2011-2012
80%
2007-2008
25%
2001-2002
25%
2001-2002
80%
1991-1992
100%
2012
100%
2009-2010
100%
2009-2010
100
2007-2008
100
2007-2008
100%
2005-2006
100%
2005-2006
100%
2003-2004
100%
2003-2004
100%
2001-2002
100%
2001-2002
83%
1999-2000
83%
1999-2000
100%
1998
86%
1997
64%
1996
70%
1995
100%
1994
100%
1993
100%
2003
88%
2001-2002
100%
2005
100%
2003-2004
80%
2001-2002
40%
2013-2014
40%
2013-2014
40%
2011-2012
40%
2011-2012
100%
2003
88%
2001-2002
88%
2001-2002
100%
2000
100%
2003
100%
2003
88%
2001-2002
88%
2001-2002
100%
2011-2012
100%
2011
100%
2009-2010
100%
2009
91%
2007-2008
100%
2007
91%
2005-2006
50%
2004
91%
2003
88%
2001-2002
88%
2001-2002
100%
2015
100%
2015
100%
2014
100%
2014
100%
2013-2014
100%
2013-2014
100%
2013
100%
2013
89%
2011-2012
89%
2011-2012
20%
2011
33%
2009-2010
33%
2009
33%
2007-2008
0%
2007
40%
2005-2006
40%
2005
100%
2004
100%
2003
88%
2001-2002
100%
1999-2000
100%
1999
100%
1995-1996
100%
1995
65%
1993-1994
80%
2003
80%
2003
0%
2010
0%
2013-2014
25%
2007-2008
42%
2005-2006
25%
2003-2004
11%
2011-2012
60%
2007-2008
20%
2003-2004
0%
2003
22%
2001-2002
0%
2000
0%
1999
29%
1998
40%
1997
10%
1995-1996
14%
1995
46%
2015
0%
2013-2014
42%
2013-2014
56%
2013-2014
95%
2013-2014
17%
2013-2014
57%
2013-2014
46%
2013-2014
40%
2009-2010
66%
2007-2008
50%
2005-2006
71%
2003-2004
16%
2001-2002
20%
2011
12%
2009
25%
2009-2010
0%
2005
10%
2003
10%
2003
100%
2013-2014
75%
2012-2013
40%
2015
75%
2013-2014
31%
2012
36%
2011-2012
23%
2009-2010
22%
2007-2008
21%
2005-2006
14%
2003-2004
0%
2001-2002
25%
2005-2006
29%
2003-2004
50%
2013-2014
100%
2013-2014
100%
2011-2012
0%
2011-2012
14%
2011
22%
2009-2010
40%
2007-2008
8%
2005-2006
25%
2003-2004
25%
2003
50%
2011
50%
2009-2010
25%
2005-2006
0%
2003-2004
100%
2010
100%
2010
94%
2003-2004
94%
2003-2004
82%
2003
82%
2003
96%
2001-2002
96%
2001-2002
100%
1999-2000
100%
1999-2000
83%
1997-1998
83%
1997-1998
75%
1997
75%
1997
81%
1995-1996
81%
1995-1996
0%
2007-2008
80%
2007
40%
2004
20%
2003
80%
2001-2002
80%
2001-2002
100%
2001
100%
2001
43%
1989-1990
94%
2003-2004
94%
2003-2004
82%
2003
82%
2003
96%
2001-2002
96%
2001-2002
100%
1999-2000
100%
1999-2000
83%
1997-1998
83%
1997-1998
75%
1997
75%
1997
81%
1995-1996
81%
1995-1996
40%
2015-2016
40%
2015-2016
92%
2015
86%
2013-2014
50%
2011-2012
100%
2009-2010
79%
2007-2008
71
2007
67%
2005-2006
44%
2003-2004
40%
2001-2002
50%
2001
29%
2000
33%
1999
67%
1997-1998
33%
1997
22%
1996
100%
2001
100%
2001
79%
2011
70
2008
90
2007
88%
2005
83%
2004
83%
2003
60%
2015
0%
2013
25%
2012
17%
2006-2012
17%
2006-2012
0%
1997-1998
100%
2014
100%
2013-2014
100%
2013-2014
100%
2011-2012
100%
2011-2012
100%
2009-2010
100%
2009-2010
100%
2007-2008
100%
2007-2008
67%
2005-2006
67%
2005-2006
63%
2003-2004
63%
2003-2004
100%
2001-2002
100%
2001-2002
100%
2001
71%
1999-2000
71%
1999-2000
83%
1999
83%
1997-1998
83%
1997-1998
68%
1995-1996
68%
1995-1996
89%
2007
0%
2014
0%
2014
18%
1991-1992
23%
1995-1996
23%
1995-1996
9%
2015-2016
9%
2015
0%
2015
6%
2014
11%
2014
11%
2014
6%
2014
12%
2011-2012
12%
2011-2012
9%
2011-2012
0%
2009-2010
29%
2007-2008
29%
2007-2008
33%
2007
14%
2006
0%
2013-2014
0%
2011-2012
0%
2009-2010
0%
2009
7%
2007-2008
8%
2005-2006
16%
2003-2004
14%
2003
13%
2001-2002
31%
1999-2000
54%
2004
11%
2011-2012
8%
2011
9%
2009-2010
17%
2007-2008
11%
2005-2006
36%
2003-2004
33%
2003
25%
2001-2002
57%
2000
25%
1997-1998
75%
1995-1996
10%
2013-2014
10%
2013-2014
8%
2013
8%
2013
14%
2012
14%
2012
20%
2011
20%
2011
0%
2010
0%
2010
7%
2009
7%
2009
37%
2008
37%
2008
5%
2007
5%
2007
11%
2006
11%
2006
25%
2005
25%
2005
40%
2004
40%
2004
20%
2003
20%
2003
36%
2002
36%
2002
18%
2009-2010
13%
2007
13%
2007
10%
2014
4%
2011-2012
14%
2001-2010
14%
2001-2010
0%
2013
19%
2013
19%
2013
13%
2012
13%
2012
0%
2012
87%
2011
87%
2011
22%
2011
22%
2011
8%
2011
0%
2010
17%
2010
17%
2010
22%
2009
22%
2009
0%
2009
6%
2008
22.7%
2008
22.7%
2008
2%
2007
10.8%
2007
10.8%
2007
21.8%
2006
21.8%
2006
16%
2006
16%
2006
6%
2005
25%
2005
25%
2005
22%
2005
22%
2005
8%
2004
10%
2003
10%
2003
23%
2003
23%
2003
27%
2002
27%
2002
25%
2002
25%
2002
27%
2001
27%
2001
34%
2000
34%
2000
0%
1999
29%
1999
29%
1999
21%
1998
21%
1998
36%
1996
36%
1996
19%
2011-2012
69%
2009-2010
14
2009-2010
9%
2012
22%
2015
10%
2014
17%
2014
10%
2013-2014
10%
2013-2014
10%
2013
18%
2011-2012
18%
2011-2012
25%
2011
10%
2011
10%
2010
5%
2009-2010
5%
2009-2010
0%
2009-2010
0%
2009-2010
3%
2009-2010
3%
2009-2010
5%
2009
10%
2009
0%
2009
23%
2007-2008
23%
2007-2008
10%
2007
13%
2006
20%
2004
20%
2002
5%
2001
13%
2000
17%
1999
25%
1998
25%
1997
32%
1995-1996
32%
1995-1996
100%
2015
100%
2014
100%
2013
100%
2012
100%
2011
31%
2011-2012
19%
2011-2012
14
2009-2010
52%
2009-2010
69%
2009-2010
68%
2009
50%
2007-2008
0%
2013-2014
13%
2011-2012
16%
2009-2010
4%
2007-2008
28%
2005-2006
35%
1998-2002
7%
1997
29%
1996
92%
2009-2012
100%
2009-2010
70%
2007-2008
86%
2007
75%
2005-2006
100%
2005
83%
2001-2004
88%
2000
88%
1999-2000
57%
1999
90%
1997-1998
83%
1997
82%
1996
77%
1995
14%
2001-2010
14%
2001-2010
62%
1999
62%
1999
21%
1998
21%
1998
73%
1998
73%
1998
62%
1996
62%
1996
36%
1996
36%
1996
31%
2000
51%
1999
55%
1998
47%
1997
48%
1996
32%
1995
79%
2011
70
2008
90
2007
88%
2005
83%
2004
83%
2003
0%
2002
93%
2013
93%
2013
0%
1999
10%
2005-2006
10%
2005-2006