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State Office Name Party Rating
AK U.S. Senate - Sr Lisa Murkowski Republican 80%
AK U.S. House - At-Large Donald Young Republican 82%
AL U.S. Senate - Sr Richard Shelby Republican 50%
AL U.S. House - 3 Mike Rogers Republican 67%
AL U.S. House - 4 Robert Aderholt Republican 58%
AR U.S. Senate - Sr John Boozman Republican 75%
AZ U.S. House - 3 Raul Grijalva Democratic 58%
CA U.S. Senate - Sr Dianne Feinstein Democratic 60%
CA U.S. House - 5 Mike Thompson Democratic 50%
CA U.S. House - 6 Doris Matsui Democratic 58%
CA U.S. House - 9 Jerry McNerney Democratic 67%
CA U.S. House - 13 Barbara Lee Democratic 50%
CA U.S. House - 14 Jackie Speier Democratic 67%
CA U.S. House - 16 Jim Costa Democratic 58%
CA U.S. House - 18 Anna Eshoo Democratic 55%
CA U.S. House - 19 Zoe Lofgren Democratic 58%
CA U.S. House - 22 Devin Nunes Republican 64%
CA U.S. House - 23 Kevin McCarthy Republican 67%
CA U.S. House - 28 Adam Schiff Democratic 50%
CA U.S. House - 30 Brad Sherman Democratic 50%
CA U.S. House - 32 Grace Napolitano Democratic 58%
CA U.S. House - 38 Linda Sánchez Democratic 50%
CA U.S. House - 40 Lucille Roybal-Allard Democratic 45%
CA U.S. House - 42 Ken Calvert Republican 91%
CA U.S. House - 43 Maxine Waters Democratic 45%
CA U.S. House - 53 Susan Davis Democratic 50%
CA Attorney General Xavier Becerra Democratic 50%
CA Supervisor - 1 Hilda Solis 50%
CO U.S. House - 1 Diana DeGette Democratic 50%
CO U.S. House - 5 Doug Lamborn Republican 50%
CO U.S. House - 7 Ed Perlmutter Democratic 67%
CT U.S. Senate - Jr Chris Murphy Democratic 58%
CT U.S. House - 1 John Larson Democratic 44%
CT U.S. House - 2 Joe Courtney Democratic 50%
CT U.S. House - 3 Rosa DeLauro Democratic 50%
DE U.S. Senate - Sr Tom Carper Democratic 50%
FL U.S. House - 12 Gus Bilirakis Republican 58%
FL U.S. House - 14 Kathy Castor Democratic 58%
FL U.S. House - 16 Vern Buchanan Republican 67%
FL U.S. House - 20 Alcee Hastings, Sr. Democratic 58%
FL U.S. House - 23 Debbie Wasserman Schultz Democratic 58%
FL U.S. House - 25 Mario Diaz-Balart Republican 83%
GA U.S. House - 2 Sanford Bishop, Jr. Democratic 64%
GA U.S. House - 4 Hank Johnson, Jr. Democratic 55%
GA U.S. House - 5 John Lewis Democratic 58%
GA U.S. House - 13 David Scott Democratic 67%
HI U.S. Senate - Jr Mazie Hirono Democratic 58%
IA U.S. Senate - Sr Chuck Grassley Republican 70%
IA U.S. House - 2 Dave Loebsack Democratic 58%
IA U.S. House - 4 Steve King Republican 67%
ID U.S. Senate - Sr Mike Crapo Republican 70%
ID U.S. House - 2 Mike Simpson Republican 67%
IL U.S. Senate - Sr Dick Durbin Democratic 50%
IL U.S. House - 1 Bobby Rush Democratic 44%
IL U.S. House - 3 Dan Lipinski Democratic 50%
IL U.S. House - 7 Danny Davis Democratic 58%
IL U.S. House - 9 Jan Schakowsky Democratic 55%
IL U.S. House - 11 Bill Foster Democratic 67%
IL U.S. House - 15 John Shimkus Republican 75%
IN U.S. House - 1 Pete Visclosky Democratic 50%
IN U.S. House - 7 André Carson Democratic 67%
KS U.S. Senate - Sr Pat Roberts Republican 90%
KS U.S. Senate - Jr Jerry Moran Republican 67%
KY U.S. Senate - Sr Mitch McConnell, Jr. Republican 60%
KY U.S. House - 3 John Yarmuth Democratic 50%
KY U.S. House - 5 Hal Rogers Republican 83%
LA U.S. House - 1 Steve Scalise Republican 80%
MA U.S. Senate - Jr Ed Markey Democratic 50%
MA U.S. House - 1 Richard Neal Democratic 50%
MA U.S. House - 2 Jim McGovern Democratic 50%
MA U.S. House - 8 Stephen Lynch Democratic 50%
MD U.S. Senate - Sr Ben Cardin Democratic 50%
MD U.S. Senate - Jr Chris Van Hollen, Jr. Democratic 58%
MD U.S. House - 2 Dutch Ruppersberger Democratic 67%
MD U.S. House - 3 John Sarbanes Democratic 58%
MD U.S. House - 5 Steny Hoyer Democratic 55%
ME U.S. Senate - Sr Susan Collins Republican 80%
MI U.S. Senate - Sr Debbie Stabenow Democratic 50%
MI U.S. House - 6 Fred Upton Republican 67%
MI U.S. House - 7 Tim Walberg Republican 83%
MN U.S. Senate - Sr Amy Klobuchar Democratic 60%
MN U.S. House - 4 Betty McCollum Democratic 58%
MN U.S. House - 7 Collin Peterson Democratic 67%
MN Governor Tim Walz Democratic/Farmer/Labor 67%
MN Attorney General Keith Ellison Democratic/Farmer/Labor 50%
MO U.S. Senate - Sr Roy Blunt Republican 58%
MO U.S. House - 5 Emanuel Cleaver II Democratic 58%
MO U.S. House - 6 Sam Graves Republican 83%
MS U.S. Senate - Sr Roger Wicker Republican 43%
MS U.S. House - 2 Bennie Thompson Democratic 50%
MT U.S. Senate - Sr Jon Tester Democratic 60%
NA Vice President Mike Pence Republican 45%
NC U.S. Senate - Sr Richard Burr Republican 56%
NC U.S. House - 1 G.K. Butterfield, Jr. Democratic 58%
NC U.S. House - 4 David Price Democratic 50%
NC U.S. House - 5 Virginia Foxx Republican 42%
NC U.S. House - 10 Patrick McHenry Republican 42%
NE U.S. House - 1 Jeff Fortenberry Republican 83%
NE U.S. House - 3 Adrian Smith Republican 73%
NJ U.S. Senate - Sr Bob Menendez Democratic 40%
State Office Name Party Rating
AK U.S. Senate - Sr Lisa Murkowski R 80%
AK U.S. House - At-Large Donald Young R 82%
AL U.S. Senate - Sr Richard Shelby R 50%
AL U.S. House - 3 Mike Rogers R 67%
AL U.S. House - 4 Robert Aderholt R 58%
AR U.S. Senate - Sr John Boozman R 75%
AZ U.S. House - 3 Raul Grijalva D 58%
CA U.S. Senate - Sr Dianne Feinstein D 60%
CA U.S. House - 5 Mike Thompson D 50%
CA U.S. House - 6 Doris Matsui D 58%
CA U.S. House - 9 Jerry McNerney D 67%
CA U.S. House - 13 Barbara Lee D 50%
CA U.S. House - 14 Jackie Speier D 67%
CA U.S. House - 16 Jim Costa D 58%
CA U.S. House - 18 Anna Eshoo D 55%
CA U.S. House - 19 Zoe Lofgren D 58%
CA U.S. House - 22 Devin Nunes R 64%
CA U.S. House - 23 Kevin McCarthy R 67%
CA U.S. House - 28 Adam Schiff D 50%
CA U.S. House - 30 Brad Sherman D 50%
CA U.S. House - 32 Grace Napolitano D 58%
CA U.S. House - 38 Linda Sánchez D 50%
CA U.S. House - 40 Lucille Roybal-Allard D 45%
CA U.S. House - 42 Ken Calvert R 91%
CA U.S. House - 43 Maxine Waters D 45%
CA U.S. House - 53 Susan Davis D 50%
CA Attorney General Xavier Becerra D 50%
CA Supervisor - 1 Hilda Solis 50%
CO U.S. House - 1 Diana DeGette D 50%
CO U.S. House - 5 Doug Lamborn R 50%
CO U.S. House - 7 Ed Perlmutter D 67%
CT U.S. Senate - Jr Chris Murphy D 58%
CT U.S. House - 1 John Larson D 44%
CT U.S. House - 2 Joe Courtney D 50%
CT U.S. House - 3 Rosa DeLauro D 50%
DE U.S. Senate - Sr Tom Carper D 50%
FL U.S. House - 12 Gus Bilirakis R 58%
FL U.S. House - 14 Kathy Castor D 58%
FL U.S. House - 16 Vern Buchanan R 67%
FL U.S. House - 20 Alcee Hastings, Sr. D 58%
FL U.S. House - 23 Debbie Wasserman Schultz D 58%
FL U.S. House - 25 Mario Diaz-Balart R 83%
GA U.S. House - 2 Sanford Bishop, Jr. D 64%
GA U.S. House - 4 Hank Johnson, Jr. D 55%
GA U.S. House - 5 John Lewis D 58%
GA U.S. House - 13 David Scott D 67%
HI U.S. Senate - Jr Mazie Hirono D 58%
IA U.S. Senate - Sr Chuck Grassley R 70%
IA U.S. House - 2 Dave Loebsack D 58%
IA U.S. House - 4 Steve King R 67%
ID U.S. Senate - Sr Mike Crapo R 70%
ID U.S. House - 2 Mike Simpson R 67%
IL U.S. Senate - Sr Dick Durbin D 50%
IL U.S. House - 1 Bobby Rush D 44%
IL U.S. House - 3 Dan Lipinski D 50%
IL U.S. House - 7 Danny Davis D 58%
IL U.S. House - 9 Jan Schakowsky D 55%
IL U.S. House - 11 Bill Foster D 67%
IL U.S. House - 15 John Shimkus R 75%
IN U.S. House - 1 Pete Visclosky D 50%
IN U.S. House - 7 André Carson D 67%
KS U.S. Senate - Sr Pat Roberts R 90%
KS U.S. Senate - Jr Jerry Moran R 67%
KY U.S. Senate - Sr Mitch McConnell, Jr. R 60%
KY U.S. House - 3 John Yarmuth D 50%
KY U.S. House - 5 Hal Rogers R 83%
LA U.S. House - 1 Steve Scalise R 80%
MA U.S. Senate - Jr Ed Markey D 50%
MA U.S. House - 1 Richard Neal D 50%
MA U.S. House - 2 Jim McGovern D 50%
MA U.S. House - 8 Stephen Lynch D 50%
MD U.S. Senate - Sr Ben Cardin D 50%
MD U.S. Senate - Jr Chris Van Hollen, Jr. D 58%
MD U.S. House - 2 Dutch Ruppersberger D 67%
MD U.S. House - 3 John Sarbanes D 58%
MD U.S. House - 5 Steny Hoyer D 55%
ME U.S. Senate - Sr Susan Collins R 80%
MI U.S. Senate - Sr Debbie Stabenow D 50%
MI U.S. House - 6 Fred Upton R 67%
MI U.S. House - 7 Tim Walberg R 83%
MN U.S. Senate - Sr Amy Klobuchar D 60%
MN U.S. House - 4 Betty McCollum D 58%
MN U.S. House - 7 Collin Peterson D 67%
MN Governor Tim Walz DFL 67%
MN Attorney General Keith Ellison DFL 50%
MO U.S. Senate - Sr Roy Blunt R 58%
MO U.S. House - 5 Emanuel Cleaver II D 58%
MO U.S. House - 6 Sam Graves R 83%
MS U.S. Senate - Sr Roger Wicker R 43%
MS U.S. House - 2 Bennie Thompson D 50%
MT U.S. Senate - Sr Jon Tester D 60%
NA Vice President Mike Pence R 45%
NC U.S. Senate - Sr Richard Burr R 56%
NC U.S. House - 1 G.K. Butterfield, Jr. D 58%
NC U.S. House - 4 David Price D 50%
NC U.S. House - 5 Virginia Foxx R 42%
NC U.S. House - 10 Patrick McHenry R 42%
NE U.S. House - 1 Jeff Fortenberry R 83%
NE U.S. House - 3 Adrian Smith R 73%
NJ U.S. Senate - Sr Bob Menendez D 40%
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