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2010 Positions

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State Office Name Party Rating
AK U.S. Senate - Sr Lisa Murkowski Republican 75%
AK U.S. House - At-Large Donald Young Republican 75%
AL U.S. Senate - Sr Richard Shelby Republican 80%
AL U.S. House - 3 Mike Rogers Republican 50%
AL U.S. House - 4 Robert Aderholt Republican 75%
AR U.S. Senate - Sr John Boozman Republican 75%
AZ U.S. House - 2 Ann Kirkpatrick Democratic 25%
AZ U.S. House - 3 Raul Grijalva Democratic 25%
CA U.S. Senate - Sr Dianne Feinstein Democratic 40%
CA U.S. House - 3 John Garamendi Democratic 25%
CA U.S. House - 4 Tom McClintock Republican 75%
CA U.S. House - 5 Mike Thompson Democratic 25%
CA U.S. House - 6 Doris Matsui Democratic 25%
CA U.S. House - 9 Jerry McNerney Democratic 50%
CA U.S. House - 12 Nancy Pelosi Democratic 0%
CA U.S. House - 13 Barbara Lee Democratic 25%
CA U.S. House - 14 Jackie Speier Democratic 25%
CA U.S. House - 16 Jim Costa Democratic 50%
CA U.S. House - 18 Anna Eshoo Democratic 25%
CA U.S. House - 19 Zoe Lofgren Democratic 25%
CA U.S. House - 22 Devin Nunes Republican 75%
CA U.S. House - 23 Kevin McCarthy Republican 100%
CA U.S. House - 27 Judy Chu Democratic 25%
CA U.S. House - 28 Adam Schiff Democratic 50%
CA U.S. House - 30 Brad Sherman Democratic 50%
CA U.S. House - 32 Grace Napolitano Democratic 25%
CA U.S. House - 38 Linda Sánchez Democratic 25%
CA U.S. House - 40 Lucille Roybal-Allard Democratic 25%
CA U.S. House - 42 Ken Calvert Republican 75%
CA U.S. House - 43 Maxine Waters Democratic 25%
CA U.S. House - 53 Susan Davis Democratic 50%
CA Attorney General Xavier Becerra Democratic 25%
CO U.S. Senate - Sr Michael Bennet Democratic 80%
CO U.S. House - 1 Diana DeGette Democratic 0%
CO U.S. House - 5 Doug Lamborn Republican 50%
CO U.S. House - 7 Ed Perlmutter Democratic 25%
CO Governor Jared Polis Democratic 50%
CO Mayor Michael Coffman Republican 75%
CT U.S. Senate - Jr Chris Murphy Democratic 25%
CT U.S. House - 1 John Larson Democratic 25%
CT U.S. House - 2 Joe Courtney Democratic 50%
CT U.S. House - 3 Rosa DeLauro Democratic 25%
CT U.S. House - 4 Jim Himes Democratic 50%
DE U.S. Senate - Sr Tom Carper Democratic 20%
DE U.S. Senate - Jr Chris Coons Democratic 100%
FL U.S. House - 8 Bill Posey Republican 75%
FL U.S. House - 12 Gus Bilirakis Republican 50%
FL U.S. House - 14 Kathy Castor Democratic 50%
FL U.S. House - 16 Vern Buchanan Republican 75%
FL U.S. House - 20 Alcee Hastings, Sr. Democratic 25%
FL U.S. House - 22 Ted Deutch Democratic 100%
FL U.S. House - 23 Debbie Wasserman Schultz Democratic 50%
FL U.S. House - 25 Mario Diaz-Balart Republican 75%
GA U.S. House - 2 Sanford Bishop, Jr. Democratic 50%
GA U.S. House - 4 Hank Johnson, Jr. Democratic 50%
GA U.S. House - 13 David Scott Democratic 50%
GA U.S. House - 14 Tom Graves, Jr. Republican 0%
HI U.S. Senate - Jr Mazie Hirono Democratic 25%
IA U.S. Senate - Sr Chuck Grassley Republican 100%
IA U.S. House - 2 Dave Loebsack Democratic 50%
IA U.S. House - 4 Steve King Republican 50%
ID U.S. Senate - Sr Mike Crapo Republican 100%
ID U.S. Senate - Jr James Risch Republican 100%
ID U.S. House - 2 Mike Simpson Republican 50%
IL U.S. Senate - Sr Dick Durbin Democratic 40%
IL U.S. House - 1 Bobby Rush Democratic 25%
IL U.S. House - 3 Dan Lipinski Democratic 75%
IL U.S. House - 5 Mike Quigley Democratic 50%
IL U.S. House - 7 Danny Davis Democratic 50%
IL U.S. House - 9 Jan Schakowsky Democratic 50%
IL U.S. House - 11 Bill Foster Democratic 50%
IL U.S. House - 15 John Shimkus Republican 75%
IN U.S. House - 1 Pete Visclosky Democratic 25%
IN U.S. House - 7 André Carson Democratic 50%
KS U.S. Senate - Sr Pat Roberts Republican 80%
KS U.S. Senate - Jr Jerry Moran Republican 50%
KY U.S. Senate - Sr Mitch McConnell, Jr. Republican 80%
KY U.S. House - 2 Brett Guthrie Republican 100%
KY U.S. House - 3 John Yarmuth Democratic 25%
KY U.S. House - 5 Hal Rogers Republican 75%
LA U.S. Senate - Sr Bill Cassidy Republican 75%
LA U.S. House - 1 Steve Scalise Republican 75%
MA U.S. Senate - Jr Ed Markey Democratic 25%
MA U.S. House - 1 Richard Neal Democratic 25%
MA U.S. House - 2 Jim McGovern Democratic 25%
MA U.S. House - 8 Stephen Lynch Democratic 50%
MD U.S. Senate - Sr Ben Cardin Democratic 40%
MD U.S. Senate - Jr Chris Van Hollen, Jr. Democratic 25%
MD U.S. House - 2 Dutch Ruppersberger Democratic 50%
MD U.S. House - 3 John Sarbanes Democratic 50%
MD U.S. House - 5 Steny Hoyer Democratic 50%
ME U.S. Senate - Sr Susan Collins Republican 100%
ME U.S. House - 1 Chellie Pingree Democratic 25%
MI U.S. Senate - Sr Debbie Stabenow Democratic 40%
MI U.S. Senate - Jr Gary Peters Democratic 50%
MI U.S. House - 6 Fred Upton Republican 75%
MN U.S. Senate - Sr Amy Klobuchar Democratic 40%
MN U.S. House - 4 Betty McCollum Democratic 0%
MN U.S. House - 7 Collin Peterson Democratic 100%
MN Governor Tim Walz Democratic/Farmer/Labor 50%
State Office Name Party Rating
AK U.S. Senate - Sr Lisa Murkowski R 75%
AK U.S. House - At-Large Donald Young R 75%
AL U.S. Senate - Sr Richard Shelby R 80%
AL U.S. House - 3 Mike Rogers R 50%
AL U.S. House - 4 Robert Aderholt R 75%
AR U.S. Senate - Sr John Boozman R 75%
AZ U.S. House - 2 Ann Kirkpatrick D 25%
AZ U.S. House - 3 Raul Grijalva D 25%
CA U.S. Senate - Sr Dianne Feinstein D 40%
CA U.S. House - 3 John Garamendi D 25%
CA U.S. House - 4 Tom McClintock R 75%
CA U.S. House - 5 Mike Thompson D 25%
CA U.S. House - 6 Doris Matsui D 25%
CA U.S. House - 9 Jerry McNerney D 50%
CA U.S. House - 12 Nancy Pelosi D 0%
CA U.S. House - 13 Barbara Lee D 25%
CA U.S. House - 14 Jackie Speier D 25%
CA U.S. House - 16 Jim Costa D 50%
CA U.S. House - 18 Anna Eshoo D 25%
CA U.S. House - 19 Zoe Lofgren D 25%
CA U.S. House - 22 Devin Nunes R 75%
CA U.S. House - 23 Kevin McCarthy R 100%
CA U.S. House - 27 Judy Chu D 25%
CA U.S. House - 28 Adam Schiff D 50%
CA U.S. House - 30 Brad Sherman D 50%
CA U.S. House - 32 Grace Napolitano D 25%
CA U.S. House - 38 Linda Sánchez D 25%
CA U.S. House - 40 Lucille Roybal-Allard D 25%
CA U.S. House - 42 Ken Calvert R 75%
CA U.S. House - 43 Maxine Waters D 25%
CA U.S. House - 53 Susan Davis D 50%
CA Attorney General Xavier Becerra D 25%
CO U.S. Senate - Sr Michael Bennet D 80%
CO U.S. House - 1 Diana DeGette D 0%
CO U.S. House - 5 Doug Lamborn R 50%
CO U.S. House - 7 Ed Perlmutter D 25%
CO Governor Jared Polis D 50%
CO Mayor Michael Coffman R 75%
CT U.S. Senate - Jr Chris Murphy D 25%
CT U.S. House - 1 John Larson D 25%
CT U.S. House - 2 Joe Courtney D 50%
CT U.S. House - 3 Rosa DeLauro D 25%
CT U.S. House - 4 Jim Himes D 50%
DE U.S. Senate - Sr Tom Carper D 20%
DE U.S. Senate - Jr Chris Coons D 100%
FL U.S. House - 8 Bill Posey R 75%
FL U.S. House - 12 Gus Bilirakis R 50%
FL U.S. House - 14 Kathy Castor D 50%
FL U.S. House - 16 Vern Buchanan R 75%
FL U.S. House - 20 Alcee Hastings, Sr. D 25%
FL U.S. House - 22 Ted Deutch D 100%
FL U.S. House - 23 Debbie Wasserman Schultz D 50%
FL U.S. House - 25 Mario Diaz-Balart R 75%
GA U.S. House - 2 Sanford Bishop, Jr. D 50%
GA U.S. House - 4 Hank Johnson, Jr. D 50%
GA U.S. House - 13 David Scott D 50%
GA U.S. House - 14 Tom Graves, Jr. R 0%
HI U.S. Senate - Jr Mazie Hirono D 25%
IA U.S. Senate - Sr Chuck Grassley R 100%
IA U.S. House - 2 Dave Loebsack D 50%
IA U.S. House - 4 Steve King R 50%
ID U.S. Senate - Sr Mike Crapo R 100%
ID U.S. Senate - Jr James Risch R 100%
ID U.S. House - 2 Mike Simpson R 50%
IL U.S. Senate - Sr Dick Durbin D 40%
IL U.S. House - 1 Bobby Rush D 25%
IL U.S. House - 3 Dan Lipinski D 75%
IL U.S. House - 5 Mike Quigley D 50%
IL U.S. House - 7 Danny Davis D 50%
IL U.S. House - 9 Jan Schakowsky D 50%
IL U.S. House - 11 Bill Foster D 50%
IL U.S. House - 15 John Shimkus R 75%
IN U.S. House - 1 Pete Visclosky D 25%
IN U.S. House - 7 André Carson D 50%
KS U.S. Senate - Sr Pat Roberts R 80%
KS U.S. Senate - Jr Jerry Moran R 50%
KY U.S. Senate - Sr Mitch McConnell, Jr. R 80%
KY U.S. House - 2 Brett Guthrie R 100%
KY U.S. House - 3 John Yarmuth D 25%
KY U.S. House - 5 Hal Rogers R 75%
LA U.S. Senate - Sr Bill Cassidy R 75%
LA U.S. House - 1 Steve Scalise R 75%
MA U.S. Senate - Jr Ed Markey D 25%
MA U.S. House - 1 Richard Neal D 25%
MA U.S. House - 2 Jim McGovern D 25%
MA U.S. House - 8 Stephen Lynch D 50%
MD U.S. Senate - Sr Ben Cardin D 40%
MD U.S. Senate - Jr Chris Van Hollen, Jr. D 25%
MD U.S. House - 2 Dutch Ruppersberger D 50%
MD U.S. House - 3 John Sarbanes D 50%
MD U.S. House - 5 Steny Hoyer D 50%
ME U.S. Senate - Sr Susan Collins R 100%
ME U.S. House - 1 Chellie Pingree D 25%
MI U.S. Senate - Sr Debbie Stabenow D 40%
MI U.S. Senate - Jr Gary Peters D 50%
MI U.S. House - 6 Fred Upton R 75%
MN U.S. Senate - Sr Amy Klobuchar D 40%
MN U.S. House - 4 Betty McCollum D 0%
MN U.S. House - 7 Collin Peterson D 100%
MN Governor Tim Walz DFL 50%
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