Rating Group: FreedomWorks

2010 Positions

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State Office Name Party Rating
AK U.S. Senate - Sr Lisa Murkowski Republican 73%
AL U.S. Senate - Sr Richard Shelby Republican 91%
AL U.S. House - 3 Mike Rogers Republican 95%
AL U.S. House - 4 Robert Aderholt Republican 95%
AR U.S. Senate - Sr John Boozman Republican 95%
AZ U.S. House - 2 Ann Kirkpatrick Democratic 17%
AZ U.S. House - 3 Raul Grijalva Democratic 11%
CA U.S. Senate - Sr Dianne Feinstein Democratic 4%
CA U.S. House - 3 John Garamendi Democratic 6%
CA U.S. House - 4 Tom McClintock Republican 95%
CA U.S. House - 5 Mike Thompson Democratic 11%
CA U.S. House - 6 Doris Matsui Democratic 5%
CA U.S. House - 9 Jerry McNerney Democratic 16%
CA U.S. House - 13 Barbara Lee Democratic 11%
CA U.S. House - 14 Jackie Speier Democratic 6%
CA U.S. House - 16 Jim Costa Democratic 16%
CA U.S. House - 18 Anna Eshoo Democratic 6%
CA U.S. House - 19 Zoe Lofgren Democratic 6%
CA U.S. House - 23 Kevin McCarthy Republican 78%
CA U.S. House - 27 Judy Chu Democratic 6%
CA U.S. House - 28 Adam Schiff Democratic 0%
CA U.S. House - 30 Brad Sherman Democratic 0%
CA U.S. House - 32 Grace Napolitano Democratic 5%
CA U.S. House - 38 Linda Sánchez Democratic 5%
CA U.S. House - 40 Lucille Roybal-Allard Democratic 0%
CA U.S. House - 42 Ken Calvert Republican 83%
CA U.S. House - 43 Maxine Waters Democratic 16%
CA U.S. House - 50 Darrell Issa Republican 95%
CO U.S. Senate - Sr Michael Bennet Democratic 4%
CO U.S. House - 1 Diana DeGette Democratic 0%
CO U.S. House - 5 Doug Lamborn Republican 95%
CO U.S. House - 7 Ed Perlmutter Democratic 0%
CO Governor Jared Polis Democratic 21%
CO Mayor - At-Large Michael Coffman Republican 95%
CT U.S. Senate - Jr Chris Murphy Democratic 11%
CT U.S. House - 1 John Larson Democratic 5%
CT U.S. House - 2 Joe Courtney Democratic 5%
CT U.S. House - 3 Rosa DeLauro Democratic 5%
CT U.S. House - 4 Jim Himes Democratic 6%
DE U.S. Senate - Sr Tom Carper Democratic 0%
FL U.S. House - 8 Bill Posey Republican 89%
FL U.S. House - 12 Gus Bilirakis Republican 89%
FL U.S. House - 14 Kathy Castor Democratic 6%
FL U.S. House - 16 Vern Buchanan Republican 94%
FL U.S. House - 23 Debbie Wasserman Schultz Democratic 0%
FL U.S. House - 25 Mario Diaz-Balart Republican 89%
GA U.S. House - 2 Sanford Bishop, Jr. Democratic 0%
GA U.S. House - 4 Hank Johnson, Jr. Democratic 11%
GA U.S. House - 13 David Scott Democratic 0%
HI U.S. Senate - Jr Mazie Hirono Democratic 6%
IA U.S. Senate - Sr Chuck Grassley Republican 87%
ID U.S. Senate - Sr Mike Crapo Republican 95%
ID U.S. Senate - Jr James Risch Republican 100%
ID U.S. House - 2 Mike Simpson Republican 95%
IL U.S. Senate - Sr Dick Durbin Democratic 4%
IL U.S. House - 1 Bobby Rush Democratic 11%
IL U.S. House - 5 Mike Quigley Democratic 5%
IL U.S. House - 7 Danny Davis Democratic 11%
IL U.S. House - 9 Jan Schakowsky Democratic 5%
IL U.S. House - 11 Bill Foster Democratic 0%
IN U.S. House - 7 André Carson Democratic 0%
KS U.S. Senate - Sr Jerry Moran Republican 89%
KY U.S. Senate - Sr Mitch McConnell, Jr. Republican 96%
KY U.S. House - 2 Brett Guthrie Republican 95%
KY U.S. House - 3 John Yarmuth Democratic 0%
KY U.S. House - 5 Hal Rogers Republican 95%
LA U.S. Senate - Sr Bill Cassidy Republican 89%
LA U.S. House - 1 Steve Scalise Republican 95%
MA U.S. Senate - Jr Ed Markey Democratic 5%
MA U.S. House - 1 Richard Neal Democratic 6%
MA U.S. House - 2 Jim McGovern Democratic 5%
MA U.S. House - 8 Stephen Lynch Democratic 16%
MD U.S. Senate - Sr Ben Cardin Democratic 0%
MD U.S. Senate - Jr Chris Van Hollen, Jr. Democratic 0%
MD U.S. House - 2 Dutch Ruppersberger Democratic 0%
MD U.S. House - 3 John Sarbanes Democratic 0%
MD U.S. House - 5 Steny Hoyer Democratic 0%
ME U.S. Senate - Sr Susan Collins Republican 39%
ME U.S. House - 1 Chellie Pingree Democratic 5%
ME Councilor - Ward 3 Mike Michaud 21%
MI U.S. Senate - Sr Debbie Stabenow Democratic 0%
MI U.S. Senate - Jr Gary Peters Democratic 11%
MI U.S. House - 6 Fred Upton Republican 89%
MN U.S. Senate - Sr Amy Klobuchar Democratic 0%
MN U.S. House - 4 Betty McCollum Democratic 11%
MN Governor Tim Walz Democratic/Farmer/Labor 0%
MN Attorney General Keith Ellison Democratic/Farmer/Labor 5%
MO U.S. Senate - Sr Roy Blunt Republican 78%
MO U.S. House - 3 Blaine Luetkemeyer Republican 95%
MO U.S. House - 5 Emanuel Cleaver II Democratic 11%
MO U.S. House - 6 Sam Graves Republican 94%
MS U.S. Senate - Sr Roger Wicker Republican 91%
MS U.S. House - 2 Bennie Thompson Democratic 11%
MT U.S. Senate - Sr Jon Tester Democratic 5%
NA U.S. Secretary of Health and Human Services Xavier Becerra 5%
NA U.S. Secretary of Housing and Urban Development Marcia Fudge 11%
NC U.S. Senate - Sr Richard Burr Republican 86%
NC U.S. House - 1 G. K. Butterfield, Jr. Democratic 0%
NC U.S. House - 4 David Price Democratic 0%
NC U.S. House - 5 Virginia Foxx Republican 95%
State Office Name Party Rating
AK U.S. Senate - Sr Lisa Murkowski R 73%
AL U.S. Senate - Sr Richard Shelby R 91%
AL U.S. House - 3 Mike Rogers R 95%
AL U.S. House - 4 Robert Aderholt R 95%
AR U.S. Senate - Sr John Boozman R 95%
AZ U.S. House - 2 Ann Kirkpatrick D 17%
AZ U.S. House - 3 Raul Grijalva D 11%
CA U.S. Senate - Sr Dianne Feinstein D 4%
CA U.S. House - 3 John Garamendi D 6%
CA U.S. House - 4 Tom McClintock R 95%
CA U.S. House - 5 Mike Thompson D 11%
CA U.S. House - 6 Doris Matsui D 5%
CA U.S. House - 9 Jerry McNerney D 16%
CA U.S. House - 13 Barbara Lee D 11%
CA U.S. House - 14 Jackie Speier D 6%
CA U.S. House - 16 Jim Costa D 16%
CA U.S. House - 18 Anna Eshoo D 6%
CA U.S. House - 19 Zoe Lofgren D 6%
CA U.S. House - 23 Kevin McCarthy R 78%
CA U.S. House - 27 Judy Chu D 6%
CA U.S. House - 28 Adam Schiff D 0%
CA U.S. House - 30 Brad Sherman D 0%
CA U.S. House - 32 Grace Napolitano D 5%
CA U.S. House - 38 Linda Sánchez D 5%
CA U.S. House - 40 Lucille Roybal-Allard D 0%
CA U.S. House - 42 Ken Calvert R 83%
CA U.S. House - 43 Maxine Waters D 16%
CA U.S. House - 50 Darrell Issa R 95%
CO U.S. Senate - Sr Michael Bennet D 4%
CO U.S. House - 1 Diana DeGette D 0%
CO U.S. House - 5 Doug Lamborn R 95%
CO U.S. House - 7 Ed Perlmutter D 0%
CO Governor Jared Polis D 21%
CO Mayor - At-Large Michael Coffman R 95%
CT U.S. Senate - Jr Chris Murphy D 11%
CT U.S. House - 1 John Larson D 5%
CT U.S. House - 2 Joe Courtney D 5%
CT U.S. House - 3 Rosa DeLauro D 5%
CT U.S. House - 4 Jim Himes D 6%
DE U.S. Senate - Sr Tom Carper D 0%
FL U.S. House - 8 Bill Posey R 89%
FL U.S. House - 12 Gus Bilirakis R 89%
FL U.S. House - 14 Kathy Castor D 6%
FL U.S. House - 16 Vern Buchanan R 94%
FL U.S. House - 23 Debbie Wasserman Schultz D 0%
FL U.S. House - 25 Mario Diaz-Balart R 89%
GA U.S. House - 2 Sanford Bishop, Jr. D 0%
GA U.S. House - 4 Hank Johnson, Jr. D 11%
GA U.S. House - 13 David Scott D 0%
HI U.S. Senate - Jr Mazie Hirono D 6%
IA U.S. Senate - Sr Chuck Grassley R 87%
ID U.S. Senate - Sr Mike Crapo R 95%
ID U.S. Senate - Jr James Risch R 100%
ID U.S. House - 2 Mike Simpson R 95%
IL U.S. Senate - Sr Dick Durbin D 4%
IL U.S. House - 1 Bobby Rush D 11%
IL U.S. House - 5 Mike Quigley D 5%
IL U.S. House - 7 Danny Davis D 11%
IL U.S. House - 9 Jan Schakowsky D 5%
IL U.S. House - 11 Bill Foster D 0%
IN U.S. House - 7 André Carson D 0%
KS U.S. Senate - Sr Jerry Moran R 89%
KY U.S. Senate - Sr Mitch McConnell, Jr. R 96%
KY U.S. House - 2 Brett Guthrie R 95%
KY U.S. House - 3 John Yarmuth D 0%
KY U.S. House - 5 Hal Rogers R 95%
LA U.S. Senate - Sr Bill Cassidy R 89%
LA U.S. House - 1 Steve Scalise R 95%
MA U.S. Senate - Jr Ed Markey D 5%
MA U.S. House - 1 Richard Neal D 6%
MA U.S. House - 2 Jim McGovern D 5%
MA U.S. House - 8 Stephen Lynch D 16%
MD U.S. Senate - Sr Ben Cardin D 0%
MD U.S. Senate - Jr Chris Van Hollen, Jr. D 0%
MD U.S. House - 2 Dutch Ruppersberger D 0%
MD U.S. House - 3 John Sarbanes D 0%
MD U.S. House - 5 Steny Hoyer D 0%
ME U.S. Senate - Sr Susan Collins R 39%
ME U.S. House - 1 Chellie Pingree D 5%
ME Councilor - Ward 3 Mike Michaud 21%
MI U.S. Senate - Sr Debbie Stabenow D 0%
MI U.S. Senate - Jr Gary Peters D 11%
MI U.S. House - 6 Fred Upton R 89%
MN U.S. Senate - Sr Amy Klobuchar D 0%
MN U.S. House - 4 Betty McCollum D 11%
MN Governor Tim Walz DFL 0%
MN Attorney General Keith Ellison DFL 5%
MO U.S. Senate - Sr Roy Blunt R 78%
MO U.S. House - 3 Blaine Luetkemeyer R 95%
MO U.S. House - 5 Emanuel Cleaver II D 11%
MO U.S. House - 6 Sam Graves R 94%
MS U.S. Senate - Sr Roger Wicker R 91%
MS U.S. House - 2 Bennie Thompson D 11%
MT U.S. Senate - Sr Jon Tester D 5%
NA U.S. Secretary of Health and Human Services Xavier Becerra 5%
NA U.S. Secretary of Housing and Urban Development Marcia Fudge 11%
NC U.S. Senate - Sr Richard Burr R 86%
NC U.S. House - 1 G. K. Butterfield, Jr. D 0%
NC U.S. House - 4 David Price D 0%
NC U.S. House - 5 Virginia Foxx R 95%
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