Rating Group: Council for Citizens Against Government Waste

2018 Positions

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State Office Name Party Rating
AK U.S. Senate - Sr Lisa Murkowski Republican 50%
AK U.S. Senate - Jr Dan Sullivan Republican 64%
AL U.S. House - 3 Mike Rogers Republican 81%
AL U.S. House - 4 Robert Aderholt Republican 84%
AL U.S. House - 6 Gary Palmer Republican 95%
AL U.S. House - 7 Terri Sewell Democratic 16%
AR U.S. Senate - Sr John Boozman Republican 50%
AR U.S. Senate - Jr Tom Cotton Republican 93%
AR U.S. House - 1 Rick Crawford Republican 83%
AR U.S. House - 2 French Hill Republican 82%
AR U.S. House - 3 Steve Womack Republican 82%
AR U.S. House - 4 Bruce Westerman Republican 89%
AZ U.S. Senate - Sr Kyrsten Sinema Independent 35%
AZ U.S. House - 1 David Schweikert Republican 98%
AZ U.S. House - 3 Ruben Gallego Democratic 6%
AZ U.S. House - 5 Andy Biggs Republican 98%
AZ U.S. House - 7 Raul Grijalva Democratic 4%
AZ U.S. House - 8 Debbie Lesko Republican 98%
AZ U.S. House - 9 Paul Gosar Republican 96%
CA U.S. Senate - Sr Dianne Feinstein Democratic 7%
CA U.S. House - 1 Doug LaMalfa Republican 80%
CA U.S. House - 2 Jared Huffman Democratic 2%
CA U.S. House - 4 Mike Thompson Democratic 4%
CA U.S. House - 5 Tom McClintock Republican 100%
CA U.S. House - 6 Ami Bera Democratic 13%
CA U.S. House - 7 Doris Matsui Democratic 5%
CA U.S. House - 8 John Garamendi Democratic 6%
CA U.S. House - 10 Mark DeSaulnier Democratic 5%
CA U.S. House - 11 Nancy Pelosi Democratic 0%
CA U.S. House - 12 Barbara Lee Democratic 7%
CA U.S. House - 14 Eric Swalwell Democratic 9%
CA U.S. House - 16 Anna Eshoo Democratic 0%
CA U.S. House - 17 Ro Khanna Democratic 4%
CA U.S. House - 18 Zoe Lofgren Democratic 6%
CA U.S. House - 19 Jimmy Panetta Democratic 11%
CA U.S. House - 20 Kevin McCarthy Republican 84%
CA U.S. House - 21 Jim Costa Democratic 27%
CA U.S. House - 22 David Valadao Republican 75%
CA U.S. House - 24 Salud Carbajal Democratic 10%
CA U.S. House - 25 Raul Ruiz Democratic 7%
CA U.S. House - 26 Julia Brownley Democratic 7%
CA U.S. House - 28 Judy Chu Democratic 4%
CA U.S. House - 29 Tony Cárdenas Democratic 16%
CA U.S. House - 30 Adam Schiff Democratic 7%
CA U.S. House - 31 Grace Napolitano Democratic 2%
CA U.S. House - 32 Brad Sherman Democratic 2%
CA U.S. House - 33 Pete Aguilar Democratic 17%
CA U.S. House - 34 Jimmy Gomez Democratic 7%
CA U.S. House - 35 Norma Torres Democratic 7%
CA U.S. House - 36 Ted Lieu Democratic 12%
CA U.S. House - 38 Linda Sánchez Democratic 4%
CA U.S. House - 39 Mark Takano Democratic 2%
CA U.S. House - 41 Ken Calvert Republican 82%
CA U.S. House - 43 Maxine Waters Democratic 2%
CA U.S. House - 44 Nanette Barragán Democratic 9%
CA U.S. House - 46 Lou Correa Democratic 22%
CA U.S. House - 48 Darrell Issa Republican 92%
CA U.S. House - 50 Scott Peters Democratic 15%
CA U.S. House - 52 Juan Vargas Democratic 6%
CA Mayor Karen Bass Democratic 8%
CA Supervisor - 1 Paul Cook 85%
CO U.S. Senate - Sr Michael Bennet Democratic 7%
CO U.S. House - 1 Diana DeGette Democratic 7%
CO U.S. House - 4 Ken Buck Republican 100%
CO U.S. House - 5 Doug Lamborn Republican 93%
CO Governor Jared Polis Democratic 22%
CO Mayor - At-Large Michael Coffman Republican 81%
CT U.S. Senate - Sr Richard Blumenthal Democratic 0%
CT U.S. Senate - Jr Chris Murphy Democratic 0%
CT U.S. House - 1 John Larson Democratic 2%
CT U.S. House - 2 Joe Courtney Democratic 2%
CT U.S. House - 3 Rosa DeLauro Democratic 0%
CT U.S. House - 4 Jim Himes Democratic 15%
DE U.S. Senate - Sr Tom Carper Democratic 7%
DE U.S. Senate - Jr Chris Coons Democratic 7%
DE U.S. House - At-Large Lisa Blunt Rochester Democratic 9%
FL U.S. Senate - Sr Marco Rubio Republican 86%
FL U.S. House - 1 Matt Gaetz Republican 93%
FL U.S. House - 2 Neal Dunn Republican 84%
FL U.S. House - 5 John Rutherford Republican 78%
FL U.S. House - 8 Bill Posey Republican 95%
FL U.S. House - 9 Darren Soto Democratic 2%
FL U.S. House - 11 Daniel Webster Republican 93%
FL U.S. House - 12 Gus Bilirakis Republican 85%
FL U.S. House - 14 Kathy Castor Democratic 2%
FL U.S. House - 16 Vern Buchanan Republican 62%
FL U.S. House - 21 Brian Mast Republican 65%
FL U.S. House - 22 Lois Frankel Democratic 0%
FL U.S. House - 24 Frederica Wilson Democratic 2%
FL U.S. House - 25 Debbie Wasserman Schultz Democratic 0%
FL U.S. House - 26 Mario Diaz-Balart Republican 74%
FL Governor Ron DeSantis Republican 100%
GA U.S. House - 1 Buddy Carter Republican 93%
GA U.S. House - 2 Sanford Bishop, Jr. Democratic 30%
GA U.S. House - 3 Drew Ferguson Republican 85%
GA U.S. House - 4 Hank Johnson, Jr. Democratic 2%
GA U.S. House - 8 Austin Scott Republican 82%
GA U.S. House - 11 Barry Loudermilk Republican 98%
GA U.S. House - 12 Rick Allen Republican 91%
GA U.S. House - 13 David Scott Democratic 19%
State Office Name Party Rating
AK U.S. Senate - Sr Lisa Murkowski R 50%
AK U.S. Senate - Jr Dan Sullivan R 64%
AL U.S. House - 3 Mike Rogers R 81%
AL U.S. House - 4 Robert Aderholt R 84%
AL U.S. House - 6 Gary Palmer R 95%
AL U.S. House - 7 Terri Sewell D 16%
AR U.S. Senate - Sr John Boozman R 50%
AR U.S. Senate - Jr Tom Cotton R 93%
AR U.S. House - 1 Rick Crawford R 83%
AR U.S. House - 2 French Hill R 82%
AR U.S. House - 3 Steve Womack R 82%
AR U.S. House - 4 Bruce Westerman R 89%
AZ U.S. Senate - Sr Kyrsten Sinema I 35%
AZ U.S. House - 1 David Schweikert R 98%
AZ U.S. House - 3 Ruben Gallego D 6%
AZ U.S. House - 5 Andy Biggs R 98%
AZ U.S. House - 7 Raul Grijalva D 4%
AZ U.S. House - 8 Debbie Lesko R 98%
AZ U.S. House - 9 Paul Gosar R 96%
CA U.S. Senate - Sr Dianne Feinstein D 7%
CA U.S. House - 1 Doug LaMalfa R 80%
CA U.S. House - 2 Jared Huffman D 2%
CA U.S. House - 4 Mike Thompson D 4%
CA U.S. House - 5 Tom McClintock R 100%
CA U.S. House - 6 Ami Bera D 13%
CA U.S. House - 7 Doris Matsui D 5%
CA U.S. House - 8 John Garamendi D 6%
CA U.S. House - 10 Mark DeSaulnier D 5%
CA U.S. House - 11 Nancy Pelosi D 0%
CA U.S. House - 12 Barbara Lee D 7%
CA U.S. House - 14 Eric Swalwell D 9%
CA U.S. House - 16 Anna Eshoo D 0%
CA U.S. House - 17 Ro Khanna D 4%
CA U.S. House - 18 Zoe Lofgren D 6%
CA U.S. House - 19 Jimmy Panetta D 11%
CA U.S. House - 20 Kevin McCarthy R 84%
CA U.S. House - 21 Jim Costa D 27%
CA U.S. House - 22 David Valadao R 75%
CA U.S. House - 24 Salud Carbajal D 10%
CA U.S. House - 25 Raul Ruiz D 7%
CA U.S. House - 26 Julia Brownley D 7%
CA U.S. House - 28 Judy Chu D 4%
CA U.S. House - 29 Tony Cárdenas D 16%
CA U.S. House - 30 Adam Schiff D 7%
CA U.S. House - 31 Grace Napolitano D 2%
CA U.S. House - 32 Brad Sherman D 2%
CA U.S. House - 33 Pete Aguilar D 17%
CA U.S. House - 34 Jimmy Gomez D 7%
CA U.S. House - 35 Norma Torres D 7%
CA U.S. House - 36 Ted Lieu D 12%
CA U.S. House - 38 Linda Sánchez D 4%
CA U.S. House - 39 Mark Takano D 2%
CA U.S. House - 41 Ken Calvert R 82%
CA U.S. House - 43 Maxine Waters D 2%
CA U.S. House - 44 Nanette Barragán D 9%
CA U.S. House - 46 Lou Correa D 22%
CA U.S. House - 48 Darrell Issa R 92%
CA U.S. House - 50 Scott Peters D 15%
CA U.S. House - 52 Juan Vargas D 6%
CA Mayor Karen Bass D 8%
CA Supervisor - 1 Paul Cook 85%
CO U.S. Senate - Sr Michael Bennet D 7%
CO U.S. House - 1 Diana DeGette D 7%
CO U.S. House - 4 Ken Buck R 100%
CO U.S. House - 5 Doug Lamborn R 93%
CO Governor Jared Polis D 22%
CO Mayor - At-Large Michael Coffman R 81%
CT U.S. Senate - Sr Richard Blumenthal D 0%
CT U.S. Senate - Jr Chris Murphy D 0%
CT U.S. House - 1 John Larson D 2%
CT U.S. House - 2 Joe Courtney D 2%
CT U.S. House - 3 Rosa DeLauro D 0%
CT U.S. House - 4 Jim Himes D 15%
DE U.S. Senate - Sr Tom Carper D 7%
DE U.S. Senate - Jr Chris Coons D 7%
DE U.S. House - At-Large Lisa Blunt Rochester D 9%
FL U.S. Senate - Sr Marco Rubio R 86%
FL U.S. House - 1 Matt Gaetz R 93%
FL U.S. House - 2 Neal Dunn R 84%
FL U.S. House - 5 John Rutherford R 78%
FL U.S. House - 8 Bill Posey R 95%
FL U.S. House - 9 Darren Soto D 2%
FL U.S. House - 11 Daniel Webster R 93%
FL U.S. House - 12 Gus Bilirakis R 85%
FL U.S. House - 14 Kathy Castor D 2%
FL U.S. House - 16 Vern Buchanan R 62%
FL U.S. House - 21 Brian Mast R 65%
FL U.S. House - 22 Lois Frankel D 0%
FL U.S. House - 24 Frederica Wilson D 2%
FL U.S. House - 25 Debbie Wasserman Schultz D 0%
FL U.S. House - 26 Mario Diaz-Balart R 74%
FL Governor Ron DeSantis R 100%
GA U.S. House - 1 Buddy Carter R 93%
GA U.S. House - 2 Sanford Bishop, Jr. D 30%
GA U.S. House - 3 Drew Ferguson R 85%
GA U.S. House - 4 Hank Johnson, Jr. D 2%
GA U.S. House - 8 Austin Scott R 82%
GA U.S. House - 11 Barry Loudermilk R 98%
GA U.S. House - 12 Rick Allen R 91%
GA U.S. House - 13 David Scott D 19%
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