Rating Group: National Journal

1998 Conservative on Economic Policy Score

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State Office Name Party Rating
AL U.S. House - 4 Robert Aderholt Republican 58%
CA U.S. Senate - Sr Dianne Feinstein Democratic 33%
CA U.S. House - 11 Nancy Pelosi Democratic 23%
CA U.S. House - 12 Barbara Lee Democratic 0%
CA U.S. House - 16 Anna Eshoo Democratic 21%
CA U.S. House - 18 Zoe Lofgren Democratic 23%
CA U.S. House - 32 Brad Sherman Democratic 42%
CA U.S. House - 41 Ken Calvert Republican 81%
CA U.S. House - 43 Maxine Waters Democratic 0%
CO U.S. House - 1 Diana DeGette Democratic 0%
CO Commissioner - 2 Scott McInnis 88%
CT U.S. House - 3 Rosa DeLauro Democratic 0%
FL Chief Justice of the Supreme Court Charles Canady 64%
GA U.S. House - 2 Sanford Bishop, Jr. Democratic 44%
IA U.S. Senate - Sr Chuck Grassley Republican 51%
IL U.S. Senate - Sr Dick Durbin Democratic 0%
IL U.S. House - 7 Danny Davis Democratic 0%
KS U.S. Senate - Sr Jerry Moran Republican 67%
KY U.S. Senate - Sr Mitch McConnell, Jr. Republican 72%
KY U.S. House - 5 Hal Rogers Republican 72%
MA U.S. Senate - Jr Ed Markey Democratic 0%
MA U.S. House - 1 Richard Neal Democratic 0%
MA U.S. House - 2 Jim McGovern Democratic 0%
MD U.S. Senate - Sr Ben Cardin Democratic 0%
MD U.S. House - 5 Steny Hoyer Democratic 23%
ME U.S. Senate - Sr Susan Collins Republican 50%
ME State Senate - 9 Joseph Baldacci Democratic 28%
MI U.S. Senate - Sr Debbie Stabenow Democratic 34%
MS U.S. Senate - Sr Roger Wicker Republican 88%
MS U.S. House - 2 Bennie Thompson Democratic 0%
NA President Joe Biden, Jr. Democratic 35%
NA U.S. Secretary of Health and Human Services Xavier Becerra 0%
NJ U.S. Senate - Sr Bob Menendez Democratic 23%
NJ U.S. House - 4 Chris Smith Republican 50%
NJ U.S. House - 6 Frank Pallone, Jr. Democratic 23%
NJ U.S. House - 9 Bill Pascrell, Jr. Democratic 0%
NY U.S. House - 5 Gregory Meeks Democratic 30%
NY U.S. House - 7 Nydia Velázquez Democratic 0%
NY U.S. House - 12 Jerry Nadler Democratic 0%
OH U.S. Senate - Sr Sherrod Brown Democratic 0%
OH U.S. House - 9 Marcy Kaptur Democratic 28%
OH Governor Mike DeWine Republican 52%
OK U.S. House - 3 Frank Lucas Republican 88%
OR U.S. Senate - Sr Ron Wyden Democratic 28%
OR U.S. House - 3 Earl Blumenauer Democratic 0%
RI U.S. Senate - Sr Jack Reed Democratic 10%
SC U.S. Senate - Sr Lindsey Graham Republican 85%
SC U.S. House - 6 Jim Clyburn Democratic 0%
SD U.S. Senate - Sr John Thune Republican 88%
TX U.S. House - 12 Kay Granger Republican 88%
TX U.S. House - 17 Pete Sessions Republican 88%
TX U.S. House - 18 Sheila Jackson Lee Democratic 0%
TX U.S. House - 37 Lloyd Doggett II Democratic 32%
VA U.S. House - 3 Bobby Scott Democratic 0%
VT U.S. Senate - Sr Bernie Sanders Independent 23%
WA U.S. Senate - Sr Patty Murray Democratic 25%
WA U.S. House - 9 Adam Smith Democratic 34%
Neil Abercrombie 0%
Edmond Spencer Abraham 69%
Gary Ackerman 0%
Daniel Akaka, Sr. 0%
Wayne Allard 72%
Thomas Allen 23%
Rob Andrews 36%
Bill Archer 88%
Richard Armey 88%
John Ashcroft 88%
Spencer Bachus 81%
Richard Hugh Baker 88%
Cass Ballenger 78%
James Barcia 34%
Bob Barr, Jr. 64%
Tom Barrett 0%
Bill Barrett 61%
Roscoe Bartlett 85%
Joe Barton 88%
Charlie Bass 58%
Herbert Bateman, Sr. 61%
Max Baucus 28%
Bob Bennett 57%
Kenneth Bentsen, Jr. 32%
Douglas Bereuter 56%
Howard Berman 0%
Marion Berry 41%
Brian Bilbray 54%
Michael Bilirakis 74%
Jeff Bingaman 28%
Rod Blagojevich 28%
Thomas Bliley, Jr. 67%
Roy Blunt 70%
Sherwood Boehlert 46%
John Boehner 88%
Kit Bond 56%
Henry Bonilla 72%
David Edward Bonior 0%
Mary Bono Mack 64%
Robert Borski, Jr. 23%
Leonard Boswell 43%
Rick Boucher 34%
Barbara Boxer 10%
State Office Name Party Rating
AL U.S. House - 4 Robert Aderholt R 58%
CA U.S. Senate - Sr Dianne Feinstein D 33%
CA U.S. House - 11 Nancy Pelosi D 23%
CA U.S. House - 12 Barbara Lee D 0%
CA U.S. House - 16 Anna Eshoo D 21%
CA U.S. House - 18 Zoe Lofgren D 23%
CA U.S. House - 32 Brad Sherman D 42%
CA U.S. House - 41 Ken Calvert R 81%
CA U.S. House - 43 Maxine Waters D 0%
CO U.S. House - 1 Diana DeGette D 0%
CO Commissioner - 2 Scott McInnis 88%
CT U.S. House - 3 Rosa DeLauro D 0%
FL Chief Justice of the Supreme Court Charles Canady 64%
GA U.S. House - 2 Sanford Bishop, Jr. D 44%
IA U.S. Senate - Sr Chuck Grassley R 51%
IL U.S. Senate - Sr Dick Durbin D 0%
IL U.S. House - 7 Danny Davis D 0%
KS U.S. Senate - Sr Jerry Moran R 67%
KY U.S. Senate - Sr Mitch McConnell, Jr. R 72%
KY U.S. House - 5 Hal Rogers R 72%
MA U.S. Senate - Jr Ed Markey D 0%
MA U.S. House - 1 Richard Neal D 0%
MA U.S. House - 2 Jim McGovern D 0%
MD U.S. Senate - Sr Ben Cardin D 0%
MD U.S. House - 5 Steny Hoyer D 23%
ME U.S. Senate - Sr Susan Collins R 50%
ME State Senate - 9 Joseph Baldacci D 28%
MI U.S. Senate - Sr Debbie Stabenow D 34%
MS U.S. Senate - Sr Roger Wicker R 88%
MS U.S. House - 2 Bennie Thompson D 0%
NA President Joe Biden, Jr. D 35%
NA U.S. Secretary of Health and Human Services Xavier Becerra 0%
NJ U.S. Senate - Sr Bob Menendez D 23%
NJ U.S. House - 4 Chris Smith R 50%
NJ U.S. House - 6 Frank Pallone, Jr. D 23%
NJ U.S. House - 9 Bill Pascrell, Jr. D 0%
NY U.S. House - 5 Gregory Meeks D 30%
NY U.S. House - 7 Nydia Velázquez D 0%
NY U.S. House - 12 Jerry Nadler D 0%
OH U.S. Senate - Sr Sherrod Brown D 0%
OH U.S. House - 9 Marcy Kaptur D 28%
OH Governor Mike DeWine R 52%
OK U.S. House - 3 Frank Lucas R 88%
OR U.S. Senate - Sr Ron Wyden D 28%
OR U.S. House - 3 Earl Blumenauer D 0%
RI U.S. Senate - Sr Jack Reed D 10%
SC U.S. Senate - Sr Lindsey Graham R 85%
SC U.S. House - 6 Jim Clyburn D 0%
SD U.S. Senate - Sr John Thune R 88%
TX U.S. House - 12 Kay Granger R 88%
TX U.S. House - 17 Pete Sessions R 88%
TX U.S. House - 18 Sheila Jackson Lee D 0%
TX U.S. House - 37 Lloyd Doggett II D 32%
VA U.S. House - 3 Bobby Scott D 0%
VT U.S. Senate - Sr Bernie Sanders I 23%
WA U.S. Senate - Sr Patty Murray D 25%
WA U.S. House - 9 Adam Smith D 34%
Neil Abercrombie 0%
Edmond Spencer Abraham 69%
Gary Ackerman 0%
Daniel Akaka, Sr. 0%
Wayne Allard 72%
Thomas Allen 23%
Rob Andrews 36%
Bill Archer 88%
Richard Armey 88%
John Ashcroft 88%
Spencer Bachus 81%
Richard Hugh Baker 88%
Cass Ballenger 78%
James Barcia 34%
Bob Barr, Jr. 64%
Tom Barrett 0%
Bill Barrett 61%
Roscoe Bartlett 85%
Joe Barton 88%
Charlie Bass 58%
Herbert Bateman, Sr. 61%
Max Baucus 28%
Bob Bennett 57%
Kenneth Bentsen, Jr. 32%
Douglas Bereuter 56%
Howard Berman 0%
Marion Berry 41%
Brian Bilbray 54%
Michael Bilirakis 74%
Jeff Bingaman 28%
Rod Blagojevich 28%
Thomas Bliley, Jr. 67%
Roy Blunt 70%
Sherwood Boehlert 46%
John Boehner 88%
Kit Bond 56%
Henry Bonilla 72%
David Edward Bonior 0%
Mary Bono Mack 64%
Robert Borski, Jr. 23%
Leonard Boswell 43%
Rick Boucher 34%
Barbara Boxer 10%
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