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State Office Name Party Rating
AK U.S. Senate - Sr Lisa Murkowski Republican 55%
AK U.S. House - At-Large Donald Young Republican 48%
AL U.S. Senate - Sr Richard Shelby Republican 73%
AL U.S. House - 3 Mike Rogers Republican 84%
AL U.S. House - 4 Robert Aderholt Republican 85%
AR U.S. Senate - Sr John Boozman Republican 74%
AZ U.S. House - 3 Raul Grijalva Democratic 0%
CA U.S. Senate - Sr Dianne Feinstein Democratic 29%
CA U.S. House - 5 Mike Thompson Democratic 31%
CA U.S. House - 6 Doris Matsui Democratic 13%
CA U.S. House - 12 Nancy Pelosi Democratic 13%
CA U.S. House - 13 Barbara Lee Democratic 0%
CA U.S. House - 16 Jim Costa Democratic 38%
CA U.S. House - 18 Anna Eshoo Democratic 12%
CA U.S. House - 19 Zoe Lofgren Democratic 10%
CA U.S. House - 22 Devin Nunes Republican 70%
CA U.S. House - 28 Adam Schiff Democratic 23%
CA U.S. House - 30 Brad Sherman Democratic 18%
CA U.S. House - 32 Grace Napolitano Democratic 16%
CA U.S. House - 38 Linda Sánchez Democratic 0%
CA U.S. House - 40 Lucille Roybal-Allard Democratic 10%
CA U.S. House - 42 Ken Calvert Republican 63%
CA U.S. House - 43 Maxine Waters Democratic 4%
CA U.S. House - 53 Susan Davis Democratic 21%
CA Attorney General Xavier Becerra Democratic 9%
CA Supervisor - 1 Hilda Solis 6%
CO U.S. House - 1 Diana DeGette Democratic 15%
CT U.S. House - 1 John Larson Democratic 16%
CT U.S. House - 3 Rosa DeLauro Democratic 10%
DE U.S. Senate - Sr Tom Carper Democratic 36%
FL U.S. House - 20 Alcee Hastings, Sr. Democratic 7%
FL U.S. House - 23 Debbie Wasserman Schultz Democratic 16%
FL U.S. House - 25 Mario Diaz-Balart Republican 47%
GA U.S. House - 2 Sanford Bishop, Jr. Democratic 41%
GA U.S. House - 13 David Scott Democratic 37%
IA U.S. Senate - Sr Chuck Grassley Republican 82%
IA U.S. House - 4 Steve King Republican 94%
ID U.S. Senate - Sr Mike Crapo Republican 74%
ID U.S. House - 2 Mike Simpson Republican 74%
IL U.S. Senate - Sr Dick Durbin Democratic 4%
IL U.S. House - 1 Bobby Rush Democratic 18%
IL U.S. House - 3 Dan Lipinski Democratic 42%
IL U.S. House - 7 Danny Davis Democratic 7%
IL U.S. House - 9 Jan Schakowsky Democratic 5%
IL U.S. House - 15 John Shimkus Republican 85%
IN U.S. House - 1 Pete Visclosky Democratic 29%
KS U.S. Senate - Sr Pat Roberts Republican 82%
KS U.S. Senate - Jr Jerry Moran Republican 59%
KY U.S. Senate - Sr Mitch McConnell, Jr. Republican 69%
KY U.S. House - 5 Hal Rogers Republican 74%
MA U.S. Senate - Jr Ed Markey Democratic 3%
MA U.S. House - 1 Richard Neal Democratic 15%
MA U.S. House - 2 Jim McGovern Democratic 6%
MA U.S. House - 8 Stephen Lynch Democratic 31%
MD U.S. Senate - Sr Ben Cardin Democratic 24%
MD U.S. Senate - Jr Chris Van Hollen, Jr. Democratic 21%
MD U.S. House - 2 Dutch Ruppersberger Democratic 35%
MD U.S. House - 5 Steny Hoyer Democratic 17%
ME U.S. Senate - Sr Susan Collins Republican 45%
MI U.S. Senate - Sr Debbie Stabenow Democratic 31%
MI U.S. House - 6 Fred Upton Republican 58%
MN U.S. House - 4 Betty McCollum Democratic 16%
MN U.S. House - 7 Collin Peterson Democratic 55%
MO U.S. Senate - Sr Roy Blunt Republican 70%
MO U.S. House - 1 Lacy Clay, Jr. Democratic 25%
MO U.S. House - 5 Emanuel Cleaver II Democratic 25%
MO U.S. House - 6 Sam Graves Republican 84%
MS U.S. Senate - Sr Roger Wicker Republican 85%
MS U.S. House - 2 Bennie Thompson Democratic 32%
NA Vice President Mike Pence Republican 70%
NC U.S. Senate - Sr Richard Burr Republican 74%
NC U.S. House - 1 G.K. Butterfield, Jr. Democratic 31%
NC U.S. House - 4 David Price Democratic 20%
NC U.S. House - 5 Virginia Foxx Republican 94%
NC U.S. House - 10 Patrick McHenry Republican 94%
NE U.S. House - 1 Jeff Fortenberry Republican 92%
NJ U.S. Senate - Sr Bob Menendez Democratic 14%
NJ U.S. House - 4 Chris Smith Republican 53%
NJ U.S. House - 6 Frank Pallone, Jr. Democratic 8%
NJ U.S. House - 9 Bill Pascrell, Jr. Democratic 24%
NM U.S. Senate - Sr Tom Udall Democratic 15%
NY U.S. Senate - Sr Chuck Schumer Democratic 14%
NY U.S. House - 2 Pete King Republican 60%
NY U.S. House - 5 Gregory Meeks Democratic 16%
NY U.S. House - 7 Nydia Velázquez Democratic 6%
NY U.S. House - 10 Jerry Nadler Democratic 0%
NY U.S. House - 12 Carolyn Maloney Democratic 13%
NY U.S. House - 15 José Serrano Democratic 3%
NY U.S. House - 16 Eliot Engel Democratic 10%
NY U.S. House - 17 Nita Lowey Democratic 13%
NY U.S. House - 26 Brian Higgins Democratic 32%
OH U.S. Senate - Sr Sherrod Brown Democratic 32%
OH U.S. House - 1 Steve Chabot Republican 65%
OH U.S. House - 9 Marcia Kaptur Democratic 34%
OH U.S. House - 10 Mike Turner Republican 66%
OH U.S. House - 13 Tim Ryan Democratic 37%
OK U.S. Senate - Sr Jim Inhofe Republican 82%
OK U.S. House - 3 Frank Lucas Republican 70%
OK U.S. House - 4 Tom Cole Republican 70%
OR U.S. Senate - Sr Ron Wyden Democratic 14%
State Office Name Party Rating
AK U.S. Senate - Sr Lisa Murkowski R 55%
AK U.S. House - At-Large Donald Young R 48%
AL U.S. Senate - Sr Richard Shelby R 73%
AL U.S. House - 3 Mike Rogers R 84%
AL U.S. House - 4 Robert Aderholt R 85%
AR U.S. Senate - Sr John Boozman R 74%
AZ U.S. House - 3 Raul Grijalva D 0%
CA U.S. Senate - Sr Dianne Feinstein D 29%
CA U.S. House - 5 Mike Thompson D 31%
CA U.S. House - 6 Doris Matsui D 13%
CA U.S. House - 12 Nancy Pelosi D 13%
CA U.S. House - 13 Barbara Lee D 0%
CA U.S. House - 16 Jim Costa D 38%
CA U.S. House - 18 Anna Eshoo D 12%
CA U.S. House - 19 Zoe Lofgren D 10%
CA U.S. House - 22 Devin Nunes R 70%
CA U.S. House - 28 Adam Schiff D 23%
CA U.S. House - 30 Brad Sherman D 18%
CA U.S. House - 32 Grace Napolitano D 16%
CA U.S. House - 38 Linda Sánchez D 0%
CA U.S. House - 40 Lucille Roybal-Allard D 10%
CA U.S. House - 42 Ken Calvert R 63%
CA U.S. House - 43 Maxine Waters D 4%
CA U.S. House - 53 Susan Davis D 21%
CA Attorney General Xavier Becerra D 9%
CA Supervisor - 1 Hilda Solis 6%
CO U.S. House - 1 Diana DeGette D 15%
CT U.S. House - 1 John Larson D 16%
CT U.S. House - 3 Rosa DeLauro D 10%
DE U.S. Senate - Sr Tom Carper D 36%
FL U.S. House - 20 Alcee Hastings, Sr. D 7%
FL U.S. House - 23 Debbie Wasserman Schultz D 16%
FL U.S. House - 25 Mario Diaz-Balart R 47%
GA U.S. House - 2 Sanford Bishop, Jr. D 41%
GA U.S. House - 13 David Scott D 37%
IA U.S. Senate - Sr Chuck Grassley R 82%
IA U.S. House - 4 Steve King R 94%
ID U.S. Senate - Sr Mike Crapo R 74%
ID U.S. House - 2 Mike Simpson R 74%
IL U.S. Senate - Sr Dick Durbin D 4%
IL U.S. House - 1 Bobby Rush D 18%
IL U.S. House - 3 Dan Lipinski D 42%
IL U.S. House - 7 Danny Davis D 7%
IL U.S. House - 9 Jan Schakowsky D 5%
IL U.S. House - 15 John Shimkus R 85%
IN U.S. House - 1 Pete Visclosky D 29%
KS U.S. Senate - Sr Pat Roberts R 82%
KS U.S. Senate - Jr Jerry Moran R 59%
KY U.S. Senate - Sr Mitch McConnell, Jr. R 69%
KY U.S. House - 5 Hal Rogers R 74%
MA U.S. Senate - Jr Ed Markey D 3%
MA U.S. House - 1 Richard Neal D 15%
MA U.S. House - 2 Jim McGovern D 6%
MA U.S. House - 8 Stephen Lynch D 31%
MD U.S. Senate - Sr Ben Cardin D 24%
MD U.S. Senate - Jr Chris Van Hollen, Jr. D 21%
MD U.S. House - 2 Dutch Ruppersberger D 35%
MD U.S. House - 5 Steny Hoyer D 17%
ME U.S. Senate - Sr Susan Collins R 45%
MI U.S. Senate - Sr Debbie Stabenow D 31%
MI U.S. House - 6 Fred Upton R 58%
MN U.S. House - 4 Betty McCollum D 16%
MN U.S. House - 7 Collin Peterson D 55%
MO U.S. Senate - Sr Roy Blunt R 70%
MO U.S. House - 1 Lacy Clay, Jr. D 25%
MO U.S. House - 5 Emanuel Cleaver II D 25%
MO U.S. House - 6 Sam Graves R 84%
MS U.S. Senate - Sr Roger Wicker R 85%
MS U.S. House - 2 Bennie Thompson D 32%
NA Vice President Mike Pence R 70%
NC U.S. Senate - Sr Richard Burr R 74%
NC U.S. House - 1 G.K. Butterfield, Jr. D 31%
NC U.S. House - 4 David Price D 20%
NC U.S. House - 5 Virginia Foxx R 94%
NC U.S. House - 10 Patrick McHenry R 94%
NE U.S. House - 1 Jeff Fortenberry R 92%
NJ U.S. Senate - Sr Bob Menendez D 14%
NJ U.S. House - 4 Chris Smith R 53%
NJ U.S. House - 6 Frank Pallone, Jr. D 8%
NJ U.S. House - 9 Bill Pascrell, Jr. D 24%
NM U.S. Senate - Sr Tom Udall D 15%
NY U.S. Senate - Sr Chuck Schumer D 14%
NY U.S. House - 2 Pete King R 60%
NY U.S. House - 5 Gregory Meeks D 16%
NY U.S. House - 7 Nydia Velázquez D 6%
NY U.S. House - 10 Jerry Nadler D 0%
NY U.S. House - 12 Carolyn Maloney D 13%
NY U.S. House - 15 José Serrano D 3%
NY U.S. House - 16 Eliot Engel D 10%
NY U.S. House - 17 Nita Lowey D 13%
NY U.S. House - 26 Brian Higgins D 32%
OH U.S. Senate - Sr Sherrod Brown D 32%
OH U.S. House - 1 Steve Chabot R 65%
OH U.S. House - 9 Marcia Kaptur D 34%
OH U.S. House - 10 Mike Turner R 66%
OH U.S. House - 13 Tim Ryan D 37%
OK U.S. Senate - Sr Jim Inhofe R 82%
OK U.S. House - 3 Frank Lucas R 70%
OK U.S. House - 4 Tom Cole R 70%
OR U.S. Senate - Sr Ron Wyden D 14%
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