Rating Group: National Journal

2009 Conservative on Social Policy Score

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State Office Name Party Rating
AK U.S. Senate - Sr Lisa Murkowski Republican 62%
AK U.S. House - At-Large Donald Young Republican 65%
AL U.S. Senate - Sr Richard Shelby Republican 92%
AL U.S. House - 3 Mike Rogers Republican 73%
AL U.S. House - 4 Robert Aderholt Republican 78%
AR U.S. Senate - Sr John Boozman Republican 78%
AZ U.S. House - 2 Ann Kirkpatrick Democratic 47%
AZ U.S. House - 3 Raul Grijalva Democratic 0%
CA U.S. Senate - Sr Dianne Feinstein Democratic 19%
CA U.S. House - 4 Tom McClintock Republican 93%
CA U.S. House - 5 Mike Thompson Democratic 20%
CA U.S. House - 6 Doris Matsui Democratic 11%
CA U.S. House - 9 Jerry McNerney Democratic 43%
CA U.S. House - 13 Barbara Lee Democratic 0%
CA U.S. House - 14 Jackie Speier Democratic 28%
CA U.S. House - 16 Jim Costa Democratic 48%
CA U.S. House - 18 Anna Eshoo Democratic 20%
CA U.S. House - 19 Zoe Lofgren Democratic 11%
CA U.S. House - 22 Devin Nunes Republican 83%
CA U.S. House - 23 Kevin McCarthy Republican 84%
CA U.S. House - 28 Adam Schiff Democratic 20%
CA U.S. House - 30 Brad Sherman Democratic 18%
CA U.S. House - 32 Grace Napolitano Democratic 17%
CA U.S. House - 38 Linda Sánchez Democratic 0%
CA U.S. House - 40 Lucille Roybal-Allard Democratic 0%
CA U.S. House - 42 Ken Calvert Republican 78%
CA U.S. House - 43 Maxine Waters Democratic 11%
CA U.S. House - 50 Darrell Issa Republican 84%
CO U.S. Senate - Sr Michael Bennet Democratic 38%
CO U.S. House - 1 Diana DeGette Democratic 20%
CO U.S. House - 5 Doug Lamborn Republican 93%
CO U.S. House - 7 Ed Perlmutter Democratic 31%
CO Governor Jared Polis Democratic 0%
CO Mayor - At-Large Michael Coffman Republican 73%
CT U.S. Senate - Jr Chris Murphy Democratic 20%
CT U.S. House - 1 John Larson Democratic 26%
CT U.S. House - 2 Joe Courtney Democratic 33%
CT U.S. House - 3 Rosa DeLauro Democratic 20%
CT U.S. House - 4 Jim Himes Democratic 34%
DE U.S. Senate - Sr Tom Carper Democratic 0%
FL U.S. House - 8 Bill Posey Republican 84%
FL U.S. House - 12 Gus Bilirakis Republican 68%
FL U.S. House - 14 Kathy Castor Democratic 0%
FL U.S. House - 16 Vern Buchanan Republican 65%
FL U.S. House - 23 Debbie Wasserman Schultz Democratic 11%
FL U.S. House - 25 Mario Diaz-Balart Republican 61%
GA U.S. House - 2 Sanford Bishop, Jr. Democratic 41%
GA U.S. House - 4 Hank Johnson, Jr. Democratic 30%
GA U.S. House - 13 David Scott Democratic 31%
HI U.S. Senate - Jr Mazie Hirono Democratic 29%
IA U.S. Senate - Sr Chuck Grassley Republican 73%
ID U.S. Senate - Sr Mike Crapo Republican 87%
ID U.S. Senate - Jr James Risch Republican 94%
ID U.S. House - 2 Mike Simpson Republican 65%
IL U.S. Senate - Sr Dick Durbin Democratic 15%
IL U.S. House - 1 Bobby Rush Democratic 0%
IL U.S. House - 5 Mike Quigley Democratic 36%
IL U.S. House - 7 Danny Davis Democratic 0%
IL U.S. House - 9 Jan Schakowsky Democratic 0%
IL U.S. House - 11 Bill Foster Democratic 48%
IN U.S. House - 7 André Carson Democratic 11%
KS U.S. Senate - Sr Jerry Moran Republican 90%
KY U.S. Senate - Sr Mitch McConnell, Jr. Republican 92%
KY U.S. House - 2 Brett Guthrie Republican 68%
KY U.S. House - 3 John Yarmuth Democratic 26%
KY U.S. House - 5 Hal Rogers Republican 68%
LA U.S. Senate - Sr Bill Cassidy Republican 62%
LA U.S. House - 1 Steve Scalise Republican 81%
MA U.S. Senate - Jr Ed Markey Democratic 0%
MA U.S. House - 1 Richard Neal Democratic 33%
MA U.S. House - 2 Jim McGovern Democratic 18%
MA U.S. House - 8 Stephen Lynch Democratic 31%
MD U.S. Senate - Sr Ben Cardin Democratic 0%
MD U.S. Senate - Jr Chris Van Hollen, Jr. Democratic 20%
MD U.S. House - 2 Dutch Ruppersberger Democratic 36%
MD U.S. House - 3 John Sarbanes Democratic 11%
MD U.S. House - 5 Steny Hoyer Democratic 16%
ME U.S. Senate - Sr Susan Collins Republican 56%
ME U.S. House - 1 Chellie Pingree Democratic 20%
ME Councilor - Ward 3 Mike Michaud 43%
MI U.S. Senate - Sr Debbie Stabenow Democratic 15%
MI U.S. Senate - Jr Gary Peters Democratic 34%
MI U.S. House - 6 Fred Upton Republican 60%
MN U.S. Senate - Sr Amy Klobuchar Democratic 45%
MN U.S. House - 4 Betty McCollum Democratic 0%
MN Governor Tim Walz Democratic/Farmer/Labor 43%
MN Attorney General Keith Ellison Democratic/Farmer/Labor 0%
MO U.S. Senate - Sr Roy Blunt Republican 87%
MO U.S. House - 3 Blaine Luetkemeyer Republican 73%
MO U.S. House - 5 Emanuel Cleaver II Democratic 0%
MO U.S. House - 6 Sam Graves Republican 72%
MS U.S. Senate - Sr Roger Wicker Republican 86%
MS U.S. House - 2 Bennie Thompson Democratic 25%
MT U.S. Senate - Sr Jon Tester Democratic 48%
NA U.S. Secretary of Health and Human Services Xavier Becerra 0%
NA U.S. Secretary of Housing and Urban Development Marcia Fudge 0%
NC U.S. Senate - Sr Richard Burr Republican 91%
NC U.S. House - 1 G.K. Butterfield, Jr. Democratic 20%
NC U.S. House - 4 David Price Democratic 11%
NC U.S. House - 5 Virginia Foxx Republican 93%
State Office Name Party Rating
AK U.S. Senate - Sr Lisa Murkowski R 62%
AK U.S. House - At-Large Donald Young R 65%
AL U.S. Senate - Sr Richard Shelby R 92%
AL U.S. House - 3 Mike Rogers R 73%
AL U.S. House - 4 Robert Aderholt R 78%
AR U.S. Senate - Sr John Boozman R 78%
AZ U.S. House - 2 Ann Kirkpatrick D 47%
AZ U.S. House - 3 Raul Grijalva D 0%
CA U.S. Senate - Sr Dianne Feinstein D 19%
CA U.S. House - 4 Tom McClintock R 93%
CA U.S. House - 5 Mike Thompson D 20%
CA U.S. House - 6 Doris Matsui D 11%
CA U.S. House - 9 Jerry McNerney D 43%
CA U.S. House - 13 Barbara Lee D 0%
CA U.S. House - 14 Jackie Speier D 28%
CA U.S. House - 16 Jim Costa D 48%
CA U.S. House - 18 Anna Eshoo D 20%
CA U.S. House - 19 Zoe Lofgren D 11%
CA U.S. House - 22 Devin Nunes R 83%
CA U.S. House - 23 Kevin McCarthy R 84%
CA U.S. House - 28 Adam Schiff D 20%
CA U.S. House - 30 Brad Sherman D 18%
CA U.S. House - 32 Grace Napolitano D 17%
CA U.S. House - 38 Linda Sánchez D 0%
CA U.S. House - 40 Lucille Roybal-Allard D 0%
CA U.S. House - 42 Ken Calvert R 78%
CA U.S. House - 43 Maxine Waters D 11%
CA U.S. House - 50 Darrell Issa R 84%
CO U.S. Senate - Sr Michael Bennet D 38%
CO U.S. House - 1 Diana DeGette D 20%
CO U.S. House - 5 Doug Lamborn R 93%
CO U.S. House - 7 Ed Perlmutter D 31%
CO Governor Jared Polis D 0%
CO Mayor - At-Large Michael Coffman R 73%
CT U.S. Senate - Jr Chris Murphy D 20%
CT U.S. House - 1 John Larson D 26%
CT U.S. House - 2 Joe Courtney D 33%
CT U.S. House - 3 Rosa DeLauro D 20%
CT U.S. House - 4 Jim Himes D 34%
DE U.S. Senate - Sr Tom Carper D 0%
FL U.S. House - 8 Bill Posey R 84%
FL U.S. House - 12 Gus Bilirakis R 68%
FL U.S. House - 14 Kathy Castor D 0%
FL U.S. House - 16 Vern Buchanan R 65%
FL U.S. House - 23 Debbie Wasserman Schultz D 11%
FL U.S. House - 25 Mario Diaz-Balart R 61%
GA U.S. House - 2 Sanford Bishop, Jr. D 41%
GA U.S. House - 4 Hank Johnson, Jr. D 30%
GA U.S. House - 13 David Scott D 31%
HI U.S. Senate - Jr Mazie Hirono D 29%
IA U.S. Senate - Sr Chuck Grassley R 73%
ID U.S. Senate - Sr Mike Crapo R 87%
ID U.S. Senate - Jr James Risch R 94%
ID U.S. House - 2 Mike Simpson R 65%
IL U.S. Senate - Sr Dick Durbin D 15%
IL U.S. House - 1 Bobby Rush D 0%
IL U.S. House - 5 Mike Quigley D 36%
IL U.S. House - 7 Danny Davis D 0%
IL U.S. House - 9 Jan Schakowsky D 0%
IL U.S. House - 11 Bill Foster D 48%
IN U.S. House - 7 André Carson D 11%
KS U.S. Senate - Sr Jerry Moran R 90%
KY U.S. Senate - Sr Mitch McConnell, Jr. R 92%
KY U.S. House - 2 Brett Guthrie R 68%
KY U.S. House - 3 John Yarmuth D 26%
KY U.S. House - 5 Hal Rogers R 68%
LA U.S. Senate - Sr Bill Cassidy R 62%
LA U.S. House - 1 Steve Scalise R 81%
MA U.S. Senate - Jr Ed Markey D 0%
MA U.S. House - 1 Richard Neal D 33%
MA U.S. House - 2 Jim McGovern D 18%
MA U.S. House - 8 Stephen Lynch D 31%
MD U.S. Senate - Sr Ben Cardin D 0%
MD U.S. Senate - Jr Chris Van Hollen, Jr. D 20%
MD U.S. House - 2 Dutch Ruppersberger D 36%
MD U.S. House - 3 John Sarbanes D 11%
MD U.S. House - 5 Steny Hoyer D 16%
ME U.S. Senate - Sr Susan Collins R 56%
ME U.S. House - 1 Chellie Pingree D 20%
ME Councilor - Ward 3 Mike Michaud 43%
MI U.S. Senate - Sr Debbie Stabenow D 15%
MI U.S. Senate - Jr Gary Peters D 34%
MI U.S. House - 6 Fred Upton R 60%
MN U.S. Senate - Sr Amy Klobuchar D 45%
MN U.S. House - 4 Betty McCollum D 0%
MN Governor Tim Walz DFL 43%
MN Attorney General Keith Ellison DFL 0%
MO U.S. Senate - Sr Roy Blunt R 87%
MO U.S. House - 3 Blaine Luetkemeyer R 73%
MO U.S. House - 5 Emanuel Cleaver II D 0%
MO U.S. House - 6 Sam Graves R 72%
MS U.S. Senate - Sr Roger Wicker R 86%
MS U.S. House - 2 Bennie Thompson D 25%
MT U.S. Senate - Sr Jon Tester D 48%
NA U.S. Secretary of Health and Human Services Xavier Becerra 0%
NA U.S. Secretary of Housing and Urban Development Marcia Fudge 0%
NC U.S. Senate - Sr Richard Burr R 91%
NC U.S. House - 1 G.K. Butterfield, Jr. D 20%
NC U.S. House - 4 David Price D 11%
NC U.S. House - 5 Virginia Foxx R 93%
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