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State Office Name Party Rating
AK U.S. Senate - Sr Lisa Murkowski Republican 74%
AK U.S. House - At-Large Donald Young Republican 89%
AL U.S. Senate - Sr Richard Shelby Republican 61%
AL U.S. House - 3 Mike Rogers Republican 70%
AL U.S. House - 4 Robert Aderholt Republican 73%
AR U.S. Senate - Sr John Boozman Republican 52%
AZ U.S. House - 3 Raul Grijalva Democratic 0%
CA U.S. Senate - Sr Dianne Feinstein Democratic 15%
CA U.S. House - 5 Mike Thompson Democratic 21%
CA U.S. House - 6 Doris Matsui Democratic 15%
CA U.S. House - 12 Nancy Pelosi Democratic 17%
CA U.S. House - 13 Barbara Lee Democratic 0%
CA U.S. House - 16 Jim Costa Democratic 39%
CA U.S. House - 18 Anna Eshoo Democratic 23%
CA U.S. House - 19 Zoe Lofgren Democratic 15%
CA U.S. House - 22 Devin Nunes Republican 86%
CA U.S. House - 28 Adam Schiff Democratic 39%
CA U.S. House - 30 Brad Sherman Democratic 23%
CA U.S. House - 32 Grace Napolitano Democratic 12%
CA U.S. House - 38 Linda Sánchez Democratic 4%
CA U.S. House - 40 Lucille Roybal-Allard Democratic 19%
CA U.S. House - 42 Ken Calvert Republican 89%
CA U.S. House - 43 Maxine Waters Democratic 12%
CA U.S. House - 53 Susan Davis Democratic 33%
CA Attorney General Xavier Becerra Democratic 7%
CA Supervisor - 1 Hilda Solis 4%
CO U.S. House - 1 Diana DeGette Democratic 18%
CT U.S. House - 1 John Larson Democratic 16%
CT U.S. House - 3 Rosa DeLauro Democratic 21%
DE U.S. Senate - Sr Tom Carper Democratic 15%
FL U.S. House - 20 Alcee Hastings, Sr. Democratic 27%
FL U.S. House - 23 Debbie Wasserman Schultz Democratic 28%
FL U.S. House - 25 Mario Diaz-Balart Republican 89%
GA U.S. House - 2 Sanford Bishop, Jr. Democratic 43%
GA U.S. House - 13 David Scott Democratic 36%
HI U.S. House - 1 Edward Case Democratic 45%
IA U.S. Senate - Sr Chuck Grassley Republican 74%
IA U.S. House - 4 Steve King Republican 89%
ID U.S. Senate - Sr Mike Crapo Republican 55%
ID U.S. House - 2 Mike Simpson Republican 73%
IL U.S. Senate - Sr Dick Durbin Democratic 13%
IL U.S. House - 1 Bobby Rush Democratic 10%
IL U.S. House - 3 Dan Lipinski Democratic 34%
IL U.S. House - 7 Danny Davis Democratic 4%
IL U.S. House - 9 Jan Schakowsky Democratic 0%
IL U.S. House - 15 John Shimkus Republican 55%
IN U.S. House - 1 Pete Visclosky Democratic 25%
KS U.S. Senate - Sr Pat Roberts Republican 65%
KS U.S. Senate - Jr Jerry Moran Republican 53%
KY U.S. Senate - Sr Mitch McConnell, Jr. Republican 74%
KY U.S. House - 5 Hal Rogers Republican 79%
MA U.S. Senate - Jr Ed Markey Democratic 7%
MA U.S. House - 1 Richard Neal Democratic 14%
MA U.S. House - 2 Jim McGovern Democratic 0%
MA U.S. House - 8 Stephen Lynch Democratic 29%
MD U.S. Senate - Sr Ben Cardin Democratic 32%
MD U.S. Senate - Jr Chris Van Hollen, Jr. Democratic 15%
MD U.S. House - 2 Dutch Ruppersberger Democratic 36%
MD U.S. House - 5 Steny Hoyer Democratic 35%
ME U.S. Senate - Sr Susan Collins Republican 46%
MI U.S. Senate - Sr Debbie Stabenow Democratic 5%
MI U.S. House - 6 Fred Upton Republican 51%
MN U.S. House - 4 Betty McCollum Democratic 4%
MN U.S. House - 7 Collin Peterson Democratic 45%
MO U.S. Senate - Sr Roy Blunt Republican 85%
MO U.S. House - 1 Lacy Clay, Jr. Democratic 10%
MO U.S. House - 5 Emanuel Cleaver II Democratic 18%
MO U.S. House - 6 Sam Graves Republican 60%
MS U.S. Senate - Sr Roger Wicker Republican 73%
MS U.S. House - 2 Bennie Thompson Democratic 18%
NA Vice President Mike Pence Republican 84%
NC U.S. Senate - Sr Richard Burr Republican 65%
NC U.S. House - 1 G.K. Butterfield, Jr. Democratic 40%
NC U.S. House - 4 David Price Democratic 20%
NC U.S. House - 5 Virginia Foxx Republican 79%
NC U.S. House - 10 Patrick McHenry Republican 79%
NE U.S. House - 1 Jeff Fortenberry Republican 73%
NH State Senate - 3 Jeb Bradley Republican 73%
NJ U.S. House - 4 Chris Smith Republican 66%
NJ U.S. House - 6 Frank Pallone, Jr. Democratic 22%
NJ U.S. House - 9 Bill Pascrell, Jr. Democratic 24%
NM U.S. Senate - Sr Tom Udall Democratic 16%
NY U.S. Senate - Sr Chuck Schumer Democratic 29%
NY U.S. House - 2 Pete King Republican 73%
NY U.S. House - 5 Gregory Meeks Democratic 14%
NY U.S. House - 7 Nydia Velázquez Democratic 6%
NY U.S. House - 10 Jerry Nadler Democratic 9%
NY U.S. House - 12 Carolyn Maloney Democratic 21%
NY U.S. House - 15 José Serrano Democratic 0%
NY U.S. House - 16 Eliot Engel Democratic 39%
NY U.S. House - 17 Nita Lowey Democratic 26%
NY U.S. House - 26 Brian Higgins Democratic 34%
OH U.S. Senate - Sr Sherrod Brown Democratic 9%
OH U.S. House - 1 Steve Chabot Republican 89%
OH U.S. House - 9 Marcia Kaptur Democratic 20%
OH U.S. House - 10 Mike Turner Republican 73%
OH U.S. House - 13 Tim Ryan Democratic 28%
OH Governor Mike DeWine Republican 65%
OK U.S. Senate - Sr Jim Inhofe Republican 74%
OK U.S. House - 3 Frank Lucas Republican 89%
State Office Name Party Rating
AK U.S. Senate - Sr Lisa Murkowski R 74%
AK U.S. House - At-Large Donald Young R 89%
AL U.S. Senate - Sr Richard Shelby R 61%
AL U.S. House - 3 Mike Rogers R 70%
AL U.S. House - 4 Robert Aderholt R 73%
AR U.S. Senate - Sr John Boozman R 52%
AZ U.S. House - 3 Raul Grijalva D 0%
CA U.S. Senate - Sr Dianne Feinstein D 15%
CA U.S. House - 5 Mike Thompson D 21%
CA U.S. House - 6 Doris Matsui D 15%
CA U.S. House - 12 Nancy Pelosi D 17%
CA U.S. House - 13 Barbara Lee D 0%
CA U.S. House - 16 Jim Costa D 39%
CA U.S. House - 18 Anna Eshoo D 23%
CA U.S. House - 19 Zoe Lofgren D 15%
CA U.S. House - 22 Devin Nunes R 86%
CA U.S. House - 28 Adam Schiff D 39%
CA U.S. House - 30 Brad Sherman D 23%
CA U.S. House - 32 Grace Napolitano D 12%
CA U.S. House - 38 Linda Sánchez D 4%
CA U.S. House - 40 Lucille Roybal-Allard D 19%
CA U.S. House - 42 Ken Calvert R 89%
CA U.S. House - 43 Maxine Waters D 12%
CA U.S. House - 53 Susan Davis D 33%
CA Attorney General Xavier Becerra D 7%
CA Supervisor - 1 Hilda Solis 4%
CO U.S. House - 1 Diana DeGette D 18%
CT U.S. House - 1 John Larson D 16%
CT U.S. House - 3 Rosa DeLauro D 21%
DE U.S. Senate - Sr Tom Carper D 15%
FL U.S. House - 20 Alcee Hastings, Sr. D 27%
FL U.S. House - 23 Debbie Wasserman Schultz D 28%
FL U.S. House - 25 Mario Diaz-Balart R 89%
GA U.S. House - 2 Sanford Bishop, Jr. D 43%
GA U.S. House - 13 David Scott D 36%
HI U.S. House - 1 Edward Case D 45%
IA U.S. Senate - Sr Chuck Grassley R 74%
IA U.S. House - 4 Steve King R 89%
ID U.S. Senate - Sr Mike Crapo R 55%
ID U.S. House - 2 Mike Simpson R 73%
IL U.S. Senate - Sr Dick Durbin D 13%
IL U.S. House - 1 Bobby Rush D 10%
IL U.S. House - 3 Dan Lipinski D 34%
IL U.S. House - 7 Danny Davis D 4%
IL U.S. House - 9 Jan Schakowsky D 0%
IL U.S. House - 15 John Shimkus R 55%
IN U.S. House - 1 Pete Visclosky D 25%
KS U.S. Senate - Sr Pat Roberts R 65%
KS U.S. Senate - Jr Jerry Moran R 53%
KY U.S. Senate - Sr Mitch McConnell, Jr. R 74%
KY U.S. House - 5 Hal Rogers R 79%
MA U.S. Senate - Jr Ed Markey D 7%
MA U.S. House - 1 Richard Neal D 14%
MA U.S. House - 2 Jim McGovern D 0%
MA U.S. House - 8 Stephen Lynch D 29%
MD U.S. Senate - Sr Ben Cardin D 32%
MD U.S. Senate - Jr Chris Van Hollen, Jr. D 15%
MD U.S. House - 2 Dutch Ruppersberger D 36%
MD U.S. House - 5 Steny Hoyer D 35%
ME U.S. Senate - Sr Susan Collins R 46%
MI U.S. Senate - Sr Debbie Stabenow D 5%
MI U.S. House - 6 Fred Upton R 51%
MN U.S. House - 4 Betty McCollum D 4%
MN U.S. House - 7 Collin Peterson D 45%
MO U.S. Senate - Sr Roy Blunt R 85%
MO U.S. House - 1 Lacy Clay, Jr. D 10%
MO U.S. House - 5 Emanuel Cleaver II D 18%
MO U.S. House - 6 Sam Graves R 60%
MS U.S. Senate - Sr Roger Wicker R 73%
MS U.S. House - 2 Bennie Thompson D 18%
NA Vice President Mike Pence R 84%
NC U.S. Senate - Sr Richard Burr R 65%
NC U.S. House - 1 G.K. Butterfield, Jr. D 40%
NC U.S. House - 4 David Price D 20%
NC U.S. House - 5 Virginia Foxx R 79%
NC U.S. House - 10 Patrick McHenry R 79%
NE U.S. House - 1 Jeff Fortenberry R 73%
NH State Senate - 3 Jeb Bradley R 73%
NJ U.S. House - 4 Chris Smith R 66%
NJ U.S. House - 6 Frank Pallone, Jr. D 22%
NJ U.S. House - 9 Bill Pascrell, Jr. D 24%
NM U.S. Senate - Sr Tom Udall D 16%
NY U.S. Senate - Sr Chuck Schumer D 29%
NY U.S. House - 2 Pete King R 73%
NY U.S. House - 5 Gregory Meeks D 14%
NY U.S. House - 7 Nydia Velázquez D 6%
NY U.S. House - 10 Jerry Nadler D 9%
NY U.S. House - 12 Carolyn Maloney D 21%
NY U.S. House - 15 José Serrano D 0%
NY U.S. House - 16 Eliot Engel D 39%
NY U.S. House - 17 Nita Lowey D 26%
NY U.S. House - 26 Brian Higgins D 34%
OH U.S. Senate - Sr Sherrod Brown D 9%
OH U.S. House - 1 Steve Chabot R 89%
OH U.S. House - 9 Marcia Kaptur D 20%
OH U.S. House - 10 Mike Turner R 73%
OH U.S. House - 13 Tim Ryan D 28%
OH Governor Mike DeWine R 65%
OK U.S. Senate - Sr Jim Inhofe R 74%
OK U.S. House - 3 Frank Lucas R 89%
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