Rating Group: League of Conservation Voters

2012 Positions

Issues: Environment

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State Office Name Party Rating
AK U.S. Senate - Sr Lisa Murkowski Republican 36%
AL U.S. House - 3 Mike Rogers Republican 6%
AL U.S. House - 4 Robert Aderholt Republican 6%
AL U.S. House - 7 Terri Sewell Democratic 80%
AR U.S. Senate - Sr John Boozman Republican 21%
AR U.S. House - 1 Rick Crawford Republican 6%
AR U.S. House - 3 Steve Womack Republican 6%
AR Attorney General Tim Griffin Republican 6%
AZ U.S. House - 1 David Schweikert Republican 11%
AZ U.S. House - 7 Raul Grijalva Democratic 97%
AZ U.S. House - 9 Paul Gosar Republican 11%
CA U.S. Senate - Sr Dianne Feinstein Democratic 100%
CA U.S. House - 4 Mike Thompson Democratic 97%
CA U.S. House - 5 Tom McClintock Republican 11%
CA U.S. House - 8 John Garamendi Democratic 83%
CA U.S. House - 11 Nancy Pelosi Democratic 94%
CA U.S. House - 12 Barbara Lee Democratic 91%
CA U.S. House - 16 Anna Eshoo Democratic 91%
CA U.S. House - 18 Zoe Lofgren Democratic 91%
CA U.S. House - 20 Kevin McCarthy Republican 6%
CA U.S. House - 21 Jim Costa Democratic 40%
CA U.S. House - 28 Judy Chu Democratic 97%
CA U.S. House - 30 Adam Schiff Democratic 97%
CA U.S. House - 31 Grace Napolitano Democratic 80%
CA U.S. House - 32 Brad Sherman Democratic 97%
CA U.S. House - 38 Linda Sánchez Democratic 77%
CA U.S. House - 41 Ken Calvert Republican 3%
CA U.S. House - 43 Maxine Waters Democratic 83%
CA U.S. House - 48 Darrell Issa Republican 6%
CA Mayor Karen Bass Democratic 83%
CA Supervisor - 4 Janice Hahn 86%
CO U.S. Senate - Sr Michael Bennet Democratic 100%
CO U.S. House - 1 Diana DeGette Democratic 97%
CO U.S. House - 5 Doug Lamborn Republican 6%
CO Governor Jared Polis Democratic 100%
CO Mayor - At-Large Michael Coffman Republican 9%
CT U.S. Senate - Sr Richard Blumenthal Democratic 86%
CT U.S. Senate - Jr Chris Murphy Democratic 89%
CT U.S. House - 1 John Larson Democratic 89%
CT U.S. House - 2 Joe Courtney Democratic 94%
CT U.S. House - 3 Rosa DeLauro Democratic 94%
CT U.S. House - 4 Jim Himes Democratic 94%
DE U.S. Senate - Sr Tom Carper Democratic 93%
DE U.S. Senate - Jr Chris Coons Democratic 93%
DE Governor John Carney, Jr. Democratic 94%
FL U.S. Senate - Sr Marco Rubio Republican 14%
FL U.S. House - 8 Bill Posey Republican 11%
FL U.S. House - 11 Daniel Webster Republican 9%
FL U.S. House - 14 Kathy Castor Democratic 91%
FL U.S. House - 16 Vern Buchanan Republican 23%
FL U.S. House - 24 Frederica Wilson Democratic 89%
FL U.S. House - 25 Debbie Wasserman Schultz Democratic 94%
GA U.S. House - 2 Sanford Bishop, Jr. Democratic 43%
GA U.S. House - 4 Hank Johnson, Jr. Democratic 91%
GA U.S. House - 8 Austin Scott Republican 3%
GA U.S. House - 13 David Scott Democratic 83%
HI U.S. Senate - Jr Mazie Hirono Democratic 83%
IA U.S. Senate - Sr Chuck Grassley Republican 14%
ID U.S. Senate - Sr Mike Crapo Republican 14%
ID U.S. Senate - Jr James Risch Republican 7%
ID U.S. House - 2 Mike Simpson Republican 11%
ID Attorney General Raúl Labrador Republican 11%
IL U.S. Senate - Sr Dick Durbin Democratic 100%
IL U.S. House - 5 Mike Quigley Democratic 100%
IL U.S. House - 7 Danny Davis Democratic 83%
IL U.S. House - 9 Jan Schakowsky Democratic 97%
IN U.S. Senate - Sr Todd Young Republican 3%
IN U.S. House - 7 André Carson Democratic 86%
IN U.S. House - 8 Larry Bucshon Republican 6%
IN Attorney General Todd Rokita Republican 9%
KS U.S. Senate - Sr Jerry Moran Republican 21%
KY U.S. Senate - Sr Mitch McConnell, Jr. Republican 7%
KY U.S. Senate - Jr Rand Paul Republican 0%
KY U.S. House - 2 Brett Guthrie Republican 11%
KY U.S. House - 5 Hal Rogers Republican 6%
LA U.S. Senate - Sr Bill Cassidy Republican 6%
LA U.S. House - 1 Steve Scalise Republican 9%
LA Attorney General Jeff Landry Republican 6%
MA U.S. Senate - Jr Ed Markey Democratic 100%
MA U.S. House - 1 Richard Neal Democratic 86%
MA U.S. House - 2 Jim McGovern Democratic 97%
MA U.S. House - 8 Stephen Lynch Democratic 89%
MA U.S. House - 9 Bill Keating Democratic 97%
MD U.S. Senate - Sr Ben Cardin Democratic 100%
MD U.S. Senate - Jr Chris Van Hollen, Jr. Democratic 91%
MD U.S. House - 1 Andy Harris Republican 6%
MD U.S. House - 2 Dutch Ruppersberger Democratic 71%
MD U.S. House - 3 John Sarbanes Democratic 97%
MD U.S. House - 5 Steny Hoyer Democratic 91%
ME U.S. Senate - Sr Susan Collins Republican 71%
ME U.S. House - 1 Chellie Pingree Democratic 91%
ME Councilor - Ward 3 Mike Michaud 89%
MI U.S. Senate - Sr Debbie Stabenow Democratic 86%
MI U.S. Senate - Jr Gary Peters Democratic 94%
MI U.S. House - 4 Bill Huizenga Republican 11%
MI U.S. House - 5 Tim Walberg Republican 9%
MN U.S. Senate - Sr Amy Klobuchar Democratic 93%
MN U.S. House - 4 Betty McCollum Democratic 89%
MN Governor Tim Walz Democratic/Farmer/Labor 71%
MN Attorney General Keith Ellison Democratic/Farmer/Labor 91%
State Office Name Party Rating
AK U.S. Senate - Sr Lisa Murkowski R 36%
AL U.S. House - 3 Mike Rogers R 6%
AL U.S. House - 4 Robert Aderholt R 6%
AL U.S. House - 7 Terri Sewell D 80%
AR U.S. Senate - Sr John Boozman R 21%
AR U.S. House - 1 Rick Crawford R 6%
AR U.S. House - 3 Steve Womack R 6%
AR Attorney General Tim Griffin R 6%
AZ U.S. House - 1 David Schweikert R 11%
AZ U.S. House - 7 Raul Grijalva D 97%
AZ U.S. House - 9 Paul Gosar R 11%
CA U.S. Senate - Sr Dianne Feinstein D 100%
CA U.S. House - 4 Mike Thompson D 97%
CA U.S. House - 5 Tom McClintock R 11%
CA U.S. House - 8 John Garamendi D 83%
CA U.S. House - 11 Nancy Pelosi D 94%
CA U.S. House - 12 Barbara Lee D 91%
CA U.S. House - 16 Anna Eshoo D 91%
CA U.S. House - 18 Zoe Lofgren D 91%
CA U.S. House - 20 Kevin McCarthy R 6%
CA U.S. House - 21 Jim Costa D 40%
CA U.S. House - 28 Judy Chu D 97%
CA U.S. House - 30 Adam Schiff D 97%
CA U.S. House - 31 Grace Napolitano D 80%
CA U.S. House - 32 Brad Sherman D 97%
CA U.S. House - 38 Linda Sánchez D 77%
CA U.S. House - 41 Ken Calvert R 3%
CA U.S. House - 43 Maxine Waters D 83%
CA U.S. House - 48 Darrell Issa R 6%
CA Mayor Karen Bass D 83%
CA Supervisor - 4 Janice Hahn 86%
CO U.S. Senate - Sr Michael Bennet D 100%
CO U.S. House - 1 Diana DeGette D 97%
CO U.S. House - 5 Doug Lamborn R 6%
CO Governor Jared Polis D 100%
CO Mayor - At-Large Michael Coffman R 9%
CT U.S. Senate - Sr Richard Blumenthal D 86%
CT U.S. Senate - Jr Chris Murphy D 89%
CT U.S. House - 1 John Larson D 89%
CT U.S. House - 2 Joe Courtney D 94%
CT U.S. House - 3 Rosa DeLauro D 94%
CT U.S. House - 4 Jim Himes D 94%
DE U.S. Senate - Sr Tom Carper D 93%
DE U.S. Senate - Jr Chris Coons D 93%
DE Governor John Carney, Jr. D 94%
FL U.S. Senate - Sr Marco Rubio R 14%
FL U.S. House - 8 Bill Posey R 11%
FL U.S. House - 11 Daniel Webster R 9%
FL U.S. House - 14 Kathy Castor D 91%
FL U.S. House - 16 Vern Buchanan R 23%
FL U.S. House - 24 Frederica Wilson D 89%
FL U.S. House - 25 Debbie Wasserman Schultz D 94%
GA U.S. House - 2 Sanford Bishop, Jr. D 43%
GA U.S. House - 4 Hank Johnson, Jr. D 91%
GA U.S. House - 8 Austin Scott R 3%
GA U.S. House - 13 David Scott D 83%
HI U.S. Senate - Jr Mazie Hirono D 83%
IA U.S. Senate - Sr Chuck Grassley R 14%
ID U.S. Senate - Sr Mike Crapo R 14%
ID U.S. Senate - Jr James Risch R 7%
ID U.S. House - 2 Mike Simpson R 11%
ID Attorney General Raúl Labrador R 11%
IL U.S. Senate - Sr Dick Durbin D 100%
IL U.S. House - 5 Mike Quigley D 100%
IL U.S. House - 7 Danny Davis D 83%
IL U.S. House - 9 Jan Schakowsky D 97%
IN U.S. Senate - Sr Todd Young R 3%
IN U.S. House - 7 André Carson D 86%
IN U.S. House - 8 Larry Bucshon R 6%
IN Attorney General Todd Rokita R 9%
KS U.S. Senate - Sr Jerry Moran R 21%
KY U.S. Senate - Sr Mitch McConnell, Jr. R 7%
KY U.S. Senate - Jr Rand Paul R 0%
KY U.S. House - 2 Brett Guthrie R 11%
KY U.S. House - 5 Hal Rogers R 6%
LA U.S. Senate - Sr Bill Cassidy R 6%
LA U.S. House - 1 Steve Scalise R 9%
LA Attorney General Jeff Landry R 6%
MA U.S. Senate - Jr Ed Markey D 100%
MA U.S. House - 1 Richard Neal D 86%
MA U.S. House - 2 Jim McGovern D 97%
MA U.S. House - 8 Stephen Lynch D 89%
MA U.S. House - 9 Bill Keating D 97%
MD U.S. Senate - Sr Ben Cardin D 100%
MD U.S. Senate - Jr Chris Van Hollen, Jr. D 91%
MD U.S. House - 1 Andy Harris R 6%
MD U.S. House - 2 Dutch Ruppersberger D 71%
MD U.S. House - 3 John Sarbanes D 97%
MD U.S. House - 5 Steny Hoyer D 91%
ME U.S. Senate - Sr Susan Collins R 71%
ME U.S. House - 1 Chellie Pingree D 91%
ME Councilor - Ward 3 Mike Michaud 89%
MI U.S. Senate - Sr Debbie Stabenow D 86%
MI U.S. Senate - Jr Gary Peters D 94%
MI U.S. House - 4 Bill Huizenga R 11%
MI U.S. House - 5 Tim Walberg R 9%
MN U.S. Senate - Sr Amy Klobuchar D 93%
MN U.S. House - 4 Betty McCollum D 89%
MN Governor Tim Walz DFL 71%
MN Attorney General Keith Ellison DFL 91%
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