Rating Group: American Civil Liberties Union of Iowa

2017-2018 Positions

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State Office Name Party Rating
IA U.S. Senate - Sr Chuck Grassley Republican 0%
IA U.S. Senate - Jr Joni Ernst Republican 0%
IA U.S. House - 1 Ashley Hinson Republican 25%
IA U.S. House - 4 Randy Feenstra Republican 25%
IA State House - 1 John Wills Republican 25%
IA State House - 2 Megan Jones Republican 38%
IA State House - 4 Skyler Wheeler Republican 25%
IA State House - 6 Jacob Bossman Republican 0%
IA State House - 8 Terry Baxter Republican 25%
IA State House - 10 Mike Sexton Republican 25%
IA State House - 11 Gary Worthan Republican 38%
IA State House - 12 Brian Best Republican 25%
IA State House - 13 Chris Hall Democratic 88%
IA State House - 15 Charlie McConkey Democratic 75%
IA State House - 17 Matt Windschitl Republican 25%
IA State House - 18 Steven Holt Republican 25%
IA State House - 21 Tom Moore Republican 25%
IA State House - 22 Jon Jacobsen Republican 0%
IA State House - 23 David Sieck Republican 25%
IA State House - 24 Cecil Dolecheck Republican 25%
IA State House - 25 Stan Gustafson Republican 25%
IA State House - 27 Joel Fry Republican 25%
IA State House - 29 Wes Breckenridge Democratic 75%
IA State House - 31 Rick Olson Democratic 100%
IA State House - 32 Ruth Ann Gaines Democratic 86%
IA State House - 33 Brian Meyer Democratic 88%
IA State House - 34 Bruce Hunter Democratic 88%
IA State House - 35 Ako Abdul-Samad Democratic 88%
IA State House - 36 Marti Anderson Democratic 100%
IA State House - 40 John Forbes Democratic 75%
IA State House - 41 Jo Oldson Democratic 100%
IA State House - 45 Beth Wessel-Kroeschell Democratic 88%
IA State House - 48 Robert Bacon Republican 29%
IA State House - 49 Dave Deyoe Republican 25%
IA State House - 50 Patrick Grassley Republican 25%
IA State House - 51 Jane Bloomingdale Republican 50%
IA State House - 52 Todd Prichard Democratic 100%
IA State House - 53 Sharon Steckman Democratic 100%
IA State House - 55 Michael Bergan Republican 50%
IA State House - 57 Shannon Lundgren Republican 25%
IA State House - 59 Bob Kressig Democratic 75%
IA State House - 61 Timi Brown-Powers Democratic 88%
IA State House - 62 Ras Smith Democratic 88%
IA State House - 63 Sandy Salmon Republican 25%
IA State House - 65 Liz Bennett Democratic 88%
IA State House - 66 Art Staed Democratic 88%
IA State House - 69 Kirsten Running-Marquardt Democratic 86%
IA State House - 72 Dean Fisher Republican 13%
IA State House - 73 Bobby Kaufmann Republican 25%
IA State House - 74 Dave Jacoby Democratic 100%
IA State House - 76 David Maxwell Republican 50%
IA State House - 77 Amy Nielsen Democratic 88%
IA State House - 78 Jarad Klein Republican 17%
IA State House - 86 Mary Mascher Democratic 88%
IA State House - 87 Dennis Cohoon Democratic 88%
IA State House - 88 David Kerr Republican 25%
IA State House - 89 Monica Kurth Democratic 88%
IA State House - 90 Cindy Winckler Democratic 88%
IA State House - 92 Ross Paustian Republican 29%
IA State House - 93 Phyllis Thede Democratic 88%
IA State House - 94 Gary Mohr Republican 25%
IA State House - 96 Lee Hein Republican 38%
IA State House - 97 Norlin Mommsen Republican 13%
IA State House - 98 Mary Wolfe Democratic 100%
IA State House - 100 Charles Isenhart Democratic 88%
IA State Senate - 3 Jim Carlin Republican 29%
IA State Senate - 4 Dennis Guth Republican 25%
IA State Senate - 5 Tim Kraayenbrink Republican 25%
IA State Senate - 8 Dan Dawson Republican 29%
IA State Senate - 9 Jason Schultz Republican 25%
IA State Senate - 10 Jake Chapman Republican 25%
IA State Senate - 11 Tom Shipley Republican 25%
IA State Senate - 12 Mark Costello Republican 25%
IA State Senate - 13 Julian Garrett Republican 25%
IA State Senate - 14 Amy Sinclair Republican 25%
IA State Senate - 15 Zach Nunn Republican 25%
IA State Senate - 16 Nate Boulton Democratic 100%
IA State Senate - 17 Tony Bisignano Democratic 100%
IA State Senate - 18 Janet Petersen Democratic 100%
IA State Senate - 19 Jack Whitver Republican 25%
IA State Senate - 20 Brad Zaun Republican 25%
IA State Senate - 23 Herman Quirmbach Democratic 88%
IA State Senate - 25 Annette Sweeney Republican 0%
IA State Senate - 26 Waylon Brown Republican 25%
IA State Senate - 27 Amanda Ragan Democratic 88%
IA State Senate - 31 Bill Dotzler, Jr. Democratic 100%
IA State Senate - 32 Craig Johnson Republican 25%
IA State Senate - 33 Rob Hogg Democratic 88%
IA State Senate - 34 Liz Mathis Democratic 75%
IA State Senate - 35 Todd Taylor Democratic 88%
IA State Senate - 36 Jeff Edler Republican 25%
IA State Senate - 39 Kevin Kinney Democratic 75%
IA State Senate - 40 Ken Rozenboom Republican 14%
IA State Senate - 43 Joe Bolkcom Democratic 88%
IA State Senate - 45 Jim Lykam Democratic 100%
IA State Senate - 46 Mark Lofgren Republican 25%
IA State Senate - 47 Roby Smith Republican 25%
IA State Senate - 48 Dan Zumbach Republican 29%
IA State Senate - 50 Pam Jochum Democratic 100%
IA Supervisor - 5 Matthew McCoy Democratic 100%
State Office Name Party Rating
IA U.S. Senate - Sr Chuck Grassley R 0%
IA U.S. Senate - Jr Joni Ernst R 0%
IA U.S. House - 1 Ashley Hinson R 25%
IA U.S. House - 4 Randy Feenstra R 25%
IA State House - 1 John Wills R 25%
IA State House - 2 Megan Jones R 38%
IA State House - 4 Skyler Wheeler R 25%
IA State House - 6 Jacob Bossman R 0%
IA State House - 8 Terry Baxter R 25%
IA State House - 10 Mike Sexton R 25%
IA State House - 11 Gary Worthan R 38%
IA State House - 12 Brian Best R 25%
IA State House - 13 Chris Hall D 88%
IA State House - 15 Charlie McConkey D 75%
IA State House - 17 Matt Windschitl R 25%
IA State House - 18 Steven Holt R 25%
IA State House - 21 Tom Moore R 25%
IA State House - 22 Jon Jacobsen R 0%
IA State House - 23 David Sieck R 25%
IA State House - 24 Cecil Dolecheck R 25%
IA State House - 25 Stan Gustafson R 25%
IA State House - 27 Joel Fry R 25%
IA State House - 29 Wes Breckenridge D 75%
IA State House - 31 Rick Olson D 100%
IA State House - 32 Ruth Ann Gaines D 86%
IA State House - 33 Brian Meyer D 88%
IA State House - 34 Bruce Hunter D 88%
IA State House - 35 Ako Abdul-Samad D 88%
IA State House - 36 Marti Anderson D 100%
IA State House - 40 John Forbes D 75%
IA State House - 41 Jo Oldson D 100%
IA State House - 45 Beth Wessel-Kroeschell D 88%
IA State House - 48 Robert Bacon R 29%
IA State House - 49 Dave Deyoe R 25%
IA State House - 50 Patrick Grassley R 25%
IA State House - 51 Jane Bloomingdale R 50%
IA State House - 52 Todd Prichard D 100%
IA State House - 53 Sharon Steckman D 100%
IA State House - 55 Michael Bergan R 50%
IA State House - 57 Shannon Lundgren R 25%
IA State House - 59 Bob Kressig D 75%
IA State House - 61 Timi Brown-Powers D 88%
IA State House - 62 Ras Smith D 88%
IA State House - 63 Sandy Salmon R 25%
IA State House - 65 Liz Bennett D 88%
IA State House - 66 Art Staed D 88%
IA State House - 69 Kirsten Running-Marquardt D 86%
IA State House - 72 Dean Fisher R 13%
IA State House - 73 Bobby Kaufmann R 25%
IA State House - 74 Dave Jacoby D 100%
IA State House - 76 David Maxwell R 50%
IA State House - 77 Amy Nielsen D 88%
IA State House - 78 Jarad Klein R 17%
IA State House - 86 Mary Mascher D 88%
IA State House - 87 Dennis Cohoon D 88%
IA State House - 88 David Kerr R 25%
IA State House - 89 Monica Kurth D 88%
IA State House - 90 Cindy Winckler D 88%
IA State House - 92 Ross Paustian R 29%
IA State House - 93 Phyllis Thede D 88%
IA State House - 94 Gary Mohr R 25%
IA State House - 96 Lee Hein R 38%
IA State House - 97 Norlin Mommsen R 13%
IA State House - 98 Mary Wolfe D 100%
IA State House - 100 Charles Isenhart D 88%
IA State Senate - 3 Jim Carlin R 29%
IA State Senate - 4 Dennis Guth R 25%
IA State Senate - 5 Tim Kraayenbrink R 25%
IA State Senate - 8 Dan Dawson R 29%
IA State Senate - 9 Jason Schultz R 25%
IA State Senate - 10 Jake Chapman R 25%
IA State Senate - 11 Tom Shipley R 25%
IA State Senate - 12 Mark Costello R 25%
IA State Senate - 13 Julian Garrett R 25%
IA State Senate - 14 Amy Sinclair R 25%
IA State Senate - 15 Zach Nunn R 25%
IA State Senate - 16 Nate Boulton D 100%
IA State Senate - 17 Tony Bisignano D 100%
IA State Senate - 18 Janet Petersen D 100%
IA State Senate - 19 Jack Whitver R 25%
IA State Senate - 20 Brad Zaun R 25%
IA State Senate - 23 Herman Quirmbach D 88%
IA State Senate - 25 Annette Sweeney R 0%
IA State Senate - 26 Waylon Brown R 25%
IA State Senate - 27 Amanda Ragan D 88%
IA State Senate - 31 Bill Dotzler, Jr. D 100%
IA State Senate - 32 Craig Johnson R 25%
IA State Senate - 33 Rob Hogg D 88%
IA State Senate - 34 Liz Mathis D 75%
IA State Senate - 35 Todd Taylor D 88%
IA State Senate - 36 Jeff Edler R 25%
IA State Senate - 39 Kevin Kinney D 75%
IA State Senate - 40 Ken Rozenboom R 14%
IA State Senate - 43 Joe Bolkcom D 88%
IA State Senate - 45 Jim Lykam D 100%
IA State Senate - 46 Mark Lofgren R 25%
IA State Senate - 47 Roby Smith R 25%
IA State Senate - 48 Dan Zumbach R 29%
IA State Senate - 50 Pam Jochum D 100%
IA Supervisor - 5 Matthew McCoy D 100%
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