WE TRACK THOUSANDS OF POLITICIANS EACH AND EVERY DAY!

Their Biographies, Issue Positions, Voting Records, Public Statements, Ratings and their Funders.

Rating Group: League of Conservation Voters

2009-2010 Positions

Issues: Environment

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.


Page 1 of 6
results per page:
State Office Name Party Rating
AK U.S. Senate - Sr Lisa Murkowski Republican 22%
AK U.S. House - At-Large Donald Young Republican 17%
AL U.S. Senate - Sr Richard Shelby Republican 17%
AL U.S. House - 3 Mike Rogers Republican 13%
AL U.S. House - 4 Robert Aderholt Republican 0%
AR U.S. Senate - Sr John Boozman Republican 8%
AZ U.S. House - 2 Ann Kirkpatrick Democratic 71%
AZ U.S. House - 3 Raul Grijalva Democratic 92%
CA U.S. Senate - Sr Dianne Feinstein Democratic 100%
CA U.S. House - 3 John Garamendi Democratic 92%
CA U.S. House - 4 Tom McClintock Republican 0%
CA U.S. House - 5 Mike Thompson Democratic 96%
CA U.S. House - 6 Doris Matsui Democratic 100%
CA U.S. House - 9 Jerry McNerney Democratic 96%
CA U.S. House - 13 Barbara Lee Democratic 96%
CA U.S. House - 14 Jackie Speier Democratic 92%
CA U.S. House - 16 Jim Costa Democratic 75%
CA U.S. House - 18 Anna Eshoo Democratic 96%
CA U.S. House - 19 Zoe Lofgren Democratic 88%
CA U.S. House - 22 Devin Nunes Republican 4%
CA U.S. House - 23 Kevin McCarthy Republican 0%
CA U.S. House - 27 Judy Chu Democratic 100%
CA U.S. House - 28 Adam Schiff Democratic 100%
CA U.S. House - 30 Brad Sherman Democratic 100%
CA U.S. House - 32 Grace Napolitano Democratic 96%
CA U.S. House - 38 Linda Sánchez Democratic 79%
CA U.S. House - 40 Lucille Roybal-Allard Democratic 96%
CA U.S. House - 42 Ken Calvert Republican 8%
CA U.S. House - 43 Maxine Waters Democratic 92%
CA U.S. House - 53 Susan Davis Democratic 96%
CA Attorney General Xavier Becerra Democratic 100%
CO U.S. Senate - Sr Michael Bennet Democratic 76%
CO U.S. House - 1 Diana DeGette Democratic 100%
CO U.S. House - 5 Doug Lamborn Republican 0%
CO U.S. House - 7 Ed Perlmutter Democratic 83%
CO Governor Jared Polis Democratic 100%
CO Mayor Michael Coffman Republican 4%
CT U.S. Senate - Jr Chris Murphy Democratic 96%
CT U.S. House - 1 John Larson Democratic 100%
CT U.S. House - 2 Joe Courtney Democratic 100%
CT U.S. House - 3 Rosa DeLauro Democratic 100%
CT U.S. House - 4 Jim Himes Democratic 92%
DE U.S. Senate - Sr Tom Carper Democratic 100%
DE U.S. Senate - Jr Chris Coons Democratic 100%
FL U.S. House - 8 Bill Posey Republican 13%
FL U.S. House - 12 Gus Bilirakis Republican 21%
FL U.S. House - 14 Kathy Castor Democratic 100%
FL U.S. House - 16 Vern Buchanan Republican 29%
FL U.S. House - 20 Alcee Hastings, Sr. Democratic 83%
FL U.S. House - 22 Ted Deutch Democratic 86%
FL U.S. House - 23 Debbie Wasserman Schultz Democratic 92%
FL U.S. House - 25 Mario Diaz-Balart Republican 38%
GA U.S. House - 2 Sanford Bishop, Jr. Democratic 92%
GA U.S. House - 4 Hank Johnson, Jr. Democratic 96%
GA U.S. House - 13 David Scott Democratic 96%
HI U.S. Senate - Jr Mazie Hirono Democratic 100%
IA U.S. Senate - Sr Chuck Grassley Republican 0%
IA U.S. House - 2 Dave Loebsack Democratic 96%
IA U.S. House - 4 Steve King Republican 4%
ID U.S. Senate - Sr Mike Crapo Republican 17%
ID U.S. Senate - Jr James Risch Republican 17%
ID U.S. House - 2 Mike Simpson Republican 17%
IL U.S. Senate - Sr Dick Durbin Democratic 100%
IL U.S. House - 1 Bobby Rush Democratic 92%
IL U.S. House - 3 Dan Lipinski Democratic 92%
IL U.S. House - 5 Mike Quigley Democratic 100%
IL U.S. House - 7 Danny Davis Democratic 96%
IL U.S. House - 9 Jan Schakowsky Democratic 100%
IL U.S. House - 11 Bill Foster Democratic 75%
IL U.S. House - 15 John Shimkus Republican 8%
IN U.S. House - 1 Pete Visclosky Democratic 92%
IN U.S. House - 7 André Carson Democratic 100%
KS U.S. Senate - Sr Pat Roberts Republican 11%
KS U.S. Senate - Jr Jerry Moran Republican 0%
KY U.S. Senate - Sr Mitch McConnell, Jr. Republican 6%
KY U.S. House - 2 Brett Guthrie Republican 4%
KY U.S. House - 3 John Yarmuth Democratic 96%
KY U.S. House - 5 Hal Rogers Republican 13%
LA U.S. Senate - Sr Bill Cassidy Republican 29%
LA U.S. House - 1 Steve Scalise Republican 8%
MA U.S. Senate - Jr Ed Markey Democratic 100%
MA U.S. House - 1 Richard Neal Democratic 96%
MA U.S. House - 2 Jim McGovern Democratic 100%
MA U.S. House - 8 Stephen Lynch Democratic 96%
MD U.S. Senate - Sr Ben Cardin Democratic 100%
MD U.S. Senate - Jr Chris Van Hollen, Jr. Democratic 100%
MD U.S. House - 2 Dutch Ruppersberger Democratic 83%
MD U.S. House - 3 John Sarbanes Democratic 100%
MD U.S. House - 5 Steny Hoyer Democratic 92%
ME U.S. Senate - Sr Susan Collins Republican 39%
ME U.S. House - 1 Chellie Pingree Democratic 100%
MI U.S. Senate - Sr Debbie Stabenow Democratic 100%
MI U.S. Senate - Jr Gary Peters Democratic 100%
MI U.S. House - 6 Fred Upton Republican 21%
MN U.S. Senate - Sr Amy Klobuchar Democratic 94%
MN U.S. House - 4 Betty McCollum Democratic 100%
MN U.S. House - 7 Collin Peterson Democratic 79%
MN Governor Tim Walz Democratic/Farmer/Labor 92%
MN Attorney General Keith Ellison Democratic/Farmer/Labor 92%
MO U.S. Senate - Sr Roy Blunt Republican 0%
State Office Name Party Rating
AK U.S. Senate - Sr Lisa Murkowski R 22%
AK U.S. House - At-Large Donald Young R 17%
AL U.S. Senate - Sr Richard Shelby R 17%
AL U.S. House - 3 Mike Rogers R 13%
AL U.S. House - 4 Robert Aderholt R 0%
AR U.S. Senate - Sr John Boozman R 8%
AZ U.S. House - 2 Ann Kirkpatrick D 71%
AZ U.S. House - 3 Raul Grijalva D 92%
CA U.S. Senate - Sr Dianne Feinstein D 100%
CA U.S. House - 3 John Garamendi D 92%
CA U.S. House - 4 Tom McClintock R 0%
CA U.S. House - 5 Mike Thompson D 96%
CA U.S. House - 6 Doris Matsui D 100%
CA U.S. House - 9 Jerry McNerney D 96%
CA U.S. House - 13 Barbara Lee D 96%
CA U.S. House - 14 Jackie Speier D 92%
CA U.S. House - 16 Jim Costa D 75%
CA U.S. House - 18 Anna Eshoo D 96%
CA U.S. House - 19 Zoe Lofgren D 88%
CA U.S. House - 22 Devin Nunes R 4%
CA U.S. House - 23 Kevin McCarthy R 0%
CA U.S. House - 27 Judy Chu D 100%
CA U.S. House - 28 Adam Schiff D 100%
CA U.S. House - 30 Brad Sherman D 100%
CA U.S. House - 32 Grace Napolitano D 96%
CA U.S. House - 38 Linda Sánchez D 79%
CA U.S. House - 40 Lucille Roybal-Allard D 96%
CA U.S. House - 42 Ken Calvert R 8%
CA U.S. House - 43 Maxine Waters D 92%
CA U.S. House - 53 Susan Davis D 96%
CA Attorney General Xavier Becerra D 100%
CO U.S. Senate - Sr Michael Bennet D 76%
CO U.S. House - 1 Diana DeGette D 100%
CO U.S. House - 5 Doug Lamborn R 0%
CO U.S. House - 7 Ed Perlmutter D 83%
CO Governor Jared Polis D 100%
CO Mayor Michael Coffman R 4%
CT U.S. Senate - Jr Chris Murphy D 96%
CT U.S. House - 1 John Larson D 100%
CT U.S. House - 2 Joe Courtney D 100%
CT U.S. House - 3 Rosa DeLauro D 100%
CT U.S. House - 4 Jim Himes D 92%
DE U.S. Senate - Sr Tom Carper D 100%
DE U.S. Senate - Jr Chris Coons D 100%
FL U.S. House - 8 Bill Posey R 13%
FL U.S. House - 12 Gus Bilirakis R 21%
FL U.S. House - 14 Kathy Castor D 100%
FL U.S. House - 16 Vern Buchanan R 29%
FL U.S. House - 20 Alcee Hastings, Sr. D 83%
FL U.S. House - 22 Ted Deutch D 86%
FL U.S. House - 23 Debbie Wasserman Schultz D 92%
FL U.S. House - 25 Mario Diaz-Balart R 38%
GA U.S. House - 2 Sanford Bishop, Jr. D 92%
GA U.S. House - 4 Hank Johnson, Jr. D 96%
GA U.S. House - 13 David Scott D 96%
HI U.S. Senate - Jr Mazie Hirono D 100%
IA U.S. Senate - Sr Chuck Grassley R 0%
IA U.S. House - 2 Dave Loebsack D 96%
IA U.S. House - 4 Steve King R 4%
ID U.S. Senate - Sr Mike Crapo R 17%
ID U.S. Senate - Jr James Risch R 17%
ID U.S. House - 2 Mike Simpson R 17%
IL U.S. Senate - Sr Dick Durbin D 100%
IL U.S. House - 1 Bobby Rush D 92%
IL U.S. House - 3 Dan Lipinski D 92%
IL U.S. House - 5 Mike Quigley D 100%
IL U.S. House - 7 Danny Davis D 96%
IL U.S. House - 9 Jan Schakowsky D 100%
IL U.S. House - 11 Bill Foster D 75%
IL U.S. House - 15 John Shimkus R 8%
IN U.S. House - 1 Pete Visclosky D 92%
IN U.S. House - 7 André Carson D 100%
KS U.S. Senate - Sr Pat Roberts R 11%
KS U.S. Senate - Jr Jerry Moran R 0%
KY U.S. Senate - Sr Mitch McConnell, Jr. R 6%
KY U.S. House - 2 Brett Guthrie R 4%
KY U.S. House - 3 John Yarmuth D 96%
KY U.S. House - 5 Hal Rogers R 13%
LA U.S. Senate - Sr Bill Cassidy R 29%
LA U.S. House - 1 Steve Scalise R 8%
MA U.S. Senate - Jr Ed Markey D 100%
MA U.S. House - 1 Richard Neal D 96%
MA U.S. House - 2 Jim McGovern D 100%
MA U.S. House - 8 Stephen Lynch D 96%
MD U.S. Senate - Sr Ben Cardin D 100%
MD U.S. Senate - Jr Chris Van Hollen, Jr. D 100%
MD U.S. House - 2 Dutch Ruppersberger D 83%
MD U.S. House - 3 John Sarbanes D 100%
MD U.S. House - 5 Steny Hoyer D 92%
ME U.S. Senate - Sr Susan Collins R 39%
ME U.S. House - 1 Chellie Pingree D 100%
MI U.S. Senate - Sr Debbie Stabenow D 100%
MI U.S. Senate - Jr Gary Peters D 100%
MI U.S. House - 6 Fred Upton R 21%
MN U.S. Senate - Sr Amy Klobuchar D 94%
MN U.S. House - 4 Betty McCollum D 100%
MN U.S. House - 7 Collin Peterson D 79%
MN Governor Tim Walz DFL 92%
MN Attorney General Keith Ellison DFL 92%
MO U.S. Senate - Sr Roy Blunt R 0%
Page 1 of 6
arrow_upward