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2003-2004 Positions

Issues: Liberal

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State Office Name Party Rating
AK U.S. Senate - Sr Lisa Murkowski Republican 15%
AK U.S. House - At-Large Donald Young Republican 0%
AL U.S. Senate - Sr Richard Shelby Republican 0%
AL U.S. House - 3 Mike Rogers Republican 0%
AL U.S. House - 4 Robert Aderholt Republican 5%
AR U.S. Senate - Sr John Boozman Republican 5%
AZ U.S. House - 3 Raul Grijalva Democratic 35%
CA U.S. Senate - Sr Dianne Feinstein Democratic 35%
CA U.S. House - 5 Mike Thompson Democratic 25%
CA U.S. House - 12 Nancy Pelosi Democratic 20%
CA U.S. House - 13 Barbara Lee Democratic 50%
CA U.S. House - 18 Anna Eshoo Democratic 60%
CA U.S. House - 19 Zoe Lofgren Democratic 40%
CA U.S. House - 22 Devin Nunes Republican 5%
CA U.S. House - 28 Adam Schiff Democratic 60%
CA U.S. House - 30 Brad Sherman Democratic 40%
CA U.S. House - 32 Grace Napolitano Democratic 35%
CA U.S. House - 38 Linda Sánchez Democratic 15%
CA U.S. House - 40 Lucille Roybal-Allard Democratic 20%
CA U.S. House - 42 Ken Calvert Republican 25%
CA U.S. House - 43 Maxine Waters Democratic 15%
CA U.S. House - 53 Susan Davis Democratic 25%
CA Attorney General Xavier Becerra Democratic 10%
CA Supervisor - 1 Hilda Solis 25%
CO U.S. House - 1 Diana DeGette Democratic 30%
CT U.S. House - 1 John Larson Democratic 20%
CT U.S. House - 3 Rosa DeLauro Democratic 30%
DE U.S. Senate - Sr Tom Carper Democratic 35%
FL U.S. House - 20 Alcee Hastings, Sr. Democratic 40%
FL U.S. House - 25 Mario Diaz-Balart Republican 5%
GA U.S. House - 2 Sanford Bishop, Jr. Democratic 10%
GA U.S. House - 5 John Lewis Democratic 25%
GA U.S. House - 13 David Scott Democratic 15%
HI U.S. House - 1 Edward Case Democratic 40%
IA U.S. Senate - Sr Chuck Grassley Republican 50%
IA U.S. House - 4 Steve King Republican 10%
ID U.S. Senate - Sr Mike Crapo Republican 5%
ID U.S. House - 2 Mike Simpson Republican 5%
IL U.S. Senate - Sr Dick Durbin Democratic 65%
IL U.S. House - 1 Bobby Rush Democratic 20%
IL U.S. House - 7 Danny Davis Democratic 30%
IL U.S. House - 9 Jan Schakowsky Democratic 40%
IL U.S. House - 15 John Shimkus Republican 15%
IN U.S. House - 1 Pete Visclosky Democratic 5%
KS U.S. Senate - Sr Pat Roberts Republican 20%
KS U.S. Senate - Jr Jerry Moran Republican 10%
KY U.S. Senate - Sr Mitch McConnell, Jr. Republican 10%
KY U.S. House - 5 Hal Rogers Republican 5%
MA U.S. Senate - Jr Ed Markey Democratic 30%
MA U.S. House - 1 Richard Neal Democratic 25%
MA U.S. House - 2 Jim McGovern Democratic 50%
MA U.S. House - 8 Stephen Lynch Democratic 10%
MD U.S. Senate - Sr Ben Cardin Democratic 20%
MD U.S. Senate - Jr Chris Van Hollen, Jr. Democratic 50%
MD U.S. House - 2 Dutch Ruppersberger Democratic 5%
MD U.S. House - 5 Steny Hoyer Democratic 15%
ME U.S. Senate - Sr Susan Collins Republican 50%
MI U.S. Senate - Sr Debbie Stabenow Democratic 25%
MI U.S. House - 6 Fred Upton Republican 40%
MN U.S. House - 4 Betty McCollum Democratic 45%
MN U.S. House - 7 Collin Peterson Democratic 10%
MO U.S. Senate - Sr Roy Blunt Republican 5%
MO U.S. House - 1 Lacy Clay, Jr. Democratic 25%
MO U.S. House - 6 Sam Graves Republican 10%
MS U.S. Senate - Sr Roger Wicker Republican 15%
MS U.S. House - 2 Bennie Thompson Democratic 25%
NA Vice President Mike Pence Republican 25%
NC U.S. Senate - Sr Richard Burr Republican 20%
NC U.S. House - 1 G.K. Butterfield, Jr. Democratic 0%
NC U.S. House - 4 David Price Democratic 55%
NH State Senate - 3 Jeb Bradley Republican 20%
NJ U.S. Senate - Sr Bob Menendez Democratic 15%
NJ U.S. House - 4 Chris Smith Republican 35%
NJ U.S. House - 6 Frank Pallone, Jr. Democratic 30%
NJ U.S. House - 9 Bill Pascrell, Jr. Democratic 30%
NM U.S. Senate - Sr Tom Udall Democratic 35%
NY U.S. Senate - Sr Chuck Schumer Democratic 15%
NY U.S. House - 2 Pete King Republican 20%
NY U.S. House - 5 Gregory Meeks Democratic 25%
NY U.S. House - 7 Nydia Velázquez Democratic 5%
NY U.S. House - 10 Jerry Nadler Democratic 35%
NY U.S. House - 12 Carolyn Maloney Democratic 50%
NY U.S. House - 15 José Serrano Democratic 25%
NY U.S. House - 16 Eliot Engel Democratic 30%
NY U.S. House - 17 Nita Lowey Democratic 30%
OH U.S. Senate - Sr Sherrod Brown Democratic 40%
OH U.S. Senate - Jr Rob Portman Republican 5%
OH U.S. House - 1 Steve Chabot Republican 5%
OH U.S. House - 9 Marcia Kaptur Democratic 25%
OH U.S. House - 10 Mike Turner Republican 5%
OH U.S. House - 13 Tim Ryan Democratic 10%
OH Governor Mike DeWine Republican 40%
OK U.S. Senate - Sr Jim Inhofe Republican 15%
OK U.S. House - 3 Frank Lucas Republican 5%
OK U.S. House - 4 Tom Cole Republican 5%
OR U.S. Senate - Sr Ron Wyden Democratic 30%
OR U.S. House - 2 Greg Walden Republican 25%
OR U.S. House - 3 Earl Blumenauer Democratic 75%
OR U.S. House - 4 Peter DeFazio Democratic 20%
PA U.S. House - 18 Mike Doyle, Jr. Democratic 15%
State Office Name Party Rating
AK U.S. Senate - Sr Lisa Murkowski R 15%
AK U.S. House - At-Large Donald Young R 0%
AL U.S. Senate - Sr Richard Shelby R 0%
AL U.S. House - 3 Mike Rogers R 0%
AL U.S. House - 4 Robert Aderholt R 5%
AR U.S. Senate - Sr John Boozman R 5%
AZ U.S. House - 3 Raul Grijalva D 35%
CA U.S. Senate - Sr Dianne Feinstein D 35%
CA U.S. House - 5 Mike Thompson D 25%
CA U.S. House - 12 Nancy Pelosi D 20%
CA U.S. House - 13 Barbara Lee D 50%
CA U.S. House - 18 Anna Eshoo D 60%
CA U.S. House - 19 Zoe Lofgren D 40%
CA U.S. House - 22 Devin Nunes R 5%
CA U.S. House - 28 Adam Schiff D 60%
CA U.S. House - 30 Brad Sherman D 40%
CA U.S. House - 32 Grace Napolitano D 35%
CA U.S. House - 38 Linda Sánchez D 15%
CA U.S. House - 40 Lucille Roybal-Allard D 20%
CA U.S. House - 42 Ken Calvert R 25%
CA U.S. House - 43 Maxine Waters D 15%
CA U.S. House - 53 Susan Davis D 25%
CA Attorney General Xavier Becerra D 10%
CA Supervisor - 1 Hilda Solis 25%
CO U.S. House - 1 Diana DeGette D 30%
CT U.S. House - 1 John Larson D 20%
CT U.S. House - 3 Rosa DeLauro D 30%
DE U.S. Senate - Sr Tom Carper D 35%
FL U.S. House - 20 Alcee Hastings, Sr. D 40%
FL U.S. House - 25 Mario Diaz-Balart R 5%
GA U.S. House - 2 Sanford Bishop, Jr. D 10%
GA U.S. House - 5 John Lewis D 25%
GA U.S. House - 13 David Scott D 15%
HI U.S. House - 1 Edward Case D 40%
IA U.S. Senate - Sr Chuck Grassley R 50%
IA U.S. House - 4 Steve King R 10%
ID U.S. Senate - Sr Mike Crapo R 5%
ID U.S. House - 2 Mike Simpson R 5%
IL U.S. Senate - Sr Dick Durbin D 65%
IL U.S. House - 1 Bobby Rush D 20%
IL U.S. House - 7 Danny Davis D 30%
IL U.S. House - 9 Jan Schakowsky D 40%
IL U.S. House - 15 John Shimkus R 15%
IN U.S. House - 1 Pete Visclosky D 5%
KS U.S. Senate - Sr Pat Roberts R 20%
KS U.S. Senate - Jr Jerry Moran R 10%
KY U.S. Senate - Sr Mitch McConnell, Jr. R 10%
KY U.S. House - 5 Hal Rogers R 5%
MA U.S. Senate - Jr Ed Markey D 30%
MA U.S. House - 1 Richard Neal D 25%
MA U.S. House - 2 Jim McGovern D 50%
MA U.S. House - 8 Stephen Lynch D 10%
MD U.S. Senate - Sr Ben Cardin D 20%
MD U.S. Senate - Jr Chris Van Hollen, Jr. D 50%
MD U.S. House - 2 Dutch Ruppersberger D 5%
MD U.S. House - 5 Steny Hoyer D 15%
ME U.S. Senate - Sr Susan Collins R 50%
MI U.S. Senate - Sr Debbie Stabenow D 25%
MI U.S. House - 6 Fred Upton R 40%
MN U.S. House - 4 Betty McCollum D 45%
MN U.S. House - 7 Collin Peterson D 10%
MO U.S. Senate - Sr Roy Blunt R 5%
MO U.S. House - 1 Lacy Clay, Jr. D 25%
MO U.S. House - 6 Sam Graves R 10%
MS U.S. Senate - Sr Roger Wicker R 15%
MS U.S. House - 2 Bennie Thompson D 25%
NA Vice President Mike Pence R 25%
NC U.S. Senate - Sr Richard Burr R 20%
NC U.S. House - 1 G.K. Butterfield, Jr. D 0%
NC U.S. House - 4 David Price D 55%
NH State Senate - 3 Jeb Bradley R 20%
NJ U.S. Senate - Sr Bob Menendez D 15%
NJ U.S. House - 4 Chris Smith R 35%
NJ U.S. House - 6 Frank Pallone, Jr. D 30%
NJ U.S. House - 9 Bill Pascrell, Jr. D 30%
NM U.S. Senate - Sr Tom Udall D 35%
NY U.S. Senate - Sr Chuck Schumer D 15%
NY U.S. House - 2 Pete King R 20%
NY U.S. House - 5 Gregory Meeks D 25%
NY U.S. House - 7 Nydia Velázquez D 5%
NY U.S. House - 10 Jerry Nadler D 35%
NY U.S. House - 12 Carolyn Maloney D 50%
NY U.S. House - 15 José Serrano D 25%
NY U.S. House - 16 Eliot Engel D 30%
NY U.S. House - 17 Nita Lowey D 30%
OH U.S. Senate - Sr Sherrod Brown D 40%
OH U.S. Senate - Jr Rob Portman R 5%
OH U.S. House - 1 Steve Chabot R 5%
OH U.S. House - 9 Marcia Kaptur D 25%
OH U.S. House - 10 Mike Turner R 5%
OH U.S. House - 13 Tim Ryan D 10%
OH Governor Mike DeWine R 40%
OK U.S. Senate - Sr Jim Inhofe R 15%
OK U.S. House - 3 Frank Lucas R 5%
OK U.S. House - 4 Tom Cole R 5%
OR U.S. Senate - Sr Ron Wyden D 30%
OR U.S. House - 2 Greg Walden R 25%
OR U.S. House - 3 Earl Blumenauer D 75%
OR U.S. House - 4 Peter DeFazio D 20%
PA U.S. House - 18 Mike Doyle, Jr. D 15%
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