Rating Group: Goldwater Institute

2012 Total Score

Issues: Conservative

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State Office Name Party Rating
AZ U.S. House - 5 Andy Biggs Republican 86%
AZ U.S. House - 7 Ruben Gallego Democratic 21%
AZ U.S. House - 8 Debbie Lesko Republican 79%
AZ State House - 1 Judy Burges Republican 86%
AZ State House - 6 Brenda Barton Republican 71%
AZ State House - 14 Gail Griffin Republican 86%
AZ State House - 16 John Fillmore Republican 86%
AZ State House - 23 John Kavanagh Republican 86%
AZ State House - 30 Robert Meza Democratic 21%
AZ State Senate - 1 Karen Fann Republican 64%
AZ State Senate - 3 Sally Gonzales Democratic 14%
AZ State Senate - 14 David Gowan, Sr. Republican 71%
AZ State Senate - 15 Nancy Barto Republican 79%
AZ State Senate - 17 Javan Mesnard Republican 71%
AZ State Senate - 21 Rick Gray Republican 79%
AZ State Senate - 23 Michelle Ugenti-Rita Republican 71%
AZ State Senate - 24 Lela Alston Democratic 7%
AZ State Senate - 29 Martín Quezada Democratic 7%
AZ Secretary of State Katie Hobbs Democratic 14%
AZ Mayor - At-Large Jerry Weiers Republican 71%
AZ Supervisor - 2 Matthew Heinz 21%
AZ Supervisor - 3 Peggy Judd 64%
AZ Supervisor - 5 Steve Gallardo 21%
AZ Supervisor - 5 Lynne Pancrazi Democratic 21%
AZ Supervisor Ron Gould 86%
AZ Treasurer Kimberly Yee Republican 64%
Ed Ableser 29%
Paula Aboud 21%
Sylvia Allen 86%
Frank Antenori 71%
Ben Arredondo 14%
Cecil Ash 64%
Olivia Cajero Bedford 29%
Cloves Campbell, Jr. 21%
Heather Carter 64%
Tom Chabin 14%
Steve Court 71%
Rich Crandall 57%
Chester Crandell 71%
Jeff Dial 71%
Adam Driggs 64%
Steve Farley 21%
Eddie Farnsworth 86%
Thomas Forese 79%
Doris Goodale 64%
Linda Gray 64%
Albert Hale 21%
Jack Harper 86%
Jack Jackson, Jr. 21%
Russ Jones 50%
Lori Klein 86%
Leah Landrum Taylor 21%
Jerry Lewis 64%
Linda Lopez 21%
Phil Lovas 79%
David Lujan 21%
John McComish 64%
Debbie McCune Davis 7%
Kate McGee 57%
Nancy McLain 57%
Al Melvin 71%
Eric Meyer 29%
Catherine Miranda 14%
Steve Montenegro 86%
Rick Murphy 86%
John Nelson 64%
Justin Olson 79%
Daniel Patterson 29%
Justin Pierce 86%
Steve Pierce 79%
Frank Pratt 64%
Terri Proud 71%
Michele Reagan 71%
Amanda Reeve 57%
Bob Robson 64%
Macario Saldate IV 14%
David Schapira 21%
Carl Seel 79%
Don Shooter 71%
David Smith 79%
Steve Smith 86%
David Stevens 79%
Andy Tobin, Sr. 71%
Anna Tovar 14%
Steve Urie 71%
Ted Vogt 64%
Jim Weiers 79%
Bruce Wheeler 21%
Vic Williams 71%
Steven Yarbrough 71%
State Office Name Party Rating
AZ U.S. House - 5 Andy Biggs R 86%
AZ U.S. House - 7 Ruben Gallego D 21%
AZ U.S. House - 8 Debbie Lesko R 79%
AZ State House - 1 Judy Burges R 86%
AZ State House - 6 Brenda Barton R 71%
AZ State House - 14 Gail Griffin R 86%
AZ State House - 16 John Fillmore R 86%
AZ State House - 23 John Kavanagh R 86%
AZ State House - 30 Robert Meza D 21%
AZ State Senate - 1 Karen Fann R 64%
AZ State Senate - 3 Sally Gonzales D 14%
AZ State Senate - 14 David Gowan, Sr. R 71%
AZ State Senate - 15 Nancy Barto R 79%
AZ State Senate - 17 Javan Mesnard R 71%
AZ State Senate - 21 Rick Gray R 79%
AZ State Senate - 23 Michelle Ugenti-Rita R 71%
AZ State Senate - 24 Lela Alston D 7%
AZ State Senate - 29 Martín Quezada D 7%
AZ Secretary of State Katie Hobbs D 14%
AZ Mayor - At-Large Jerry Weiers R 71%
AZ Supervisor - 2 Matthew Heinz 21%
AZ Supervisor - 3 Peggy Judd 64%
AZ Supervisor - 5 Steve Gallardo 21%
AZ Supervisor - 5 Lynne Pancrazi D 21%
AZ Supervisor Ron Gould 86%
AZ Treasurer Kimberly Yee R 64%
Ed Ableser 29%
Paula Aboud 21%
Sylvia Allen 86%
Frank Antenori 71%
Ben Arredondo 14%
Cecil Ash 64%
Olivia Cajero Bedford 29%
Cloves Campbell, Jr. 21%
Heather Carter 64%
Tom Chabin 14%
Steve Court 71%
Rich Crandall 57%
Chester Crandell 71%
Jeff Dial 71%
Adam Driggs 64%
Steve Farley 21%
Eddie Farnsworth 86%
Thomas Forese 79%
Doris Goodale 64%
Linda Gray 64%
Albert Hale 21%
Jack Harper 86%
Jack Jackson, Jr. 21%
Russ Jones 50%
Lori Klein 86%
Leah Landrum Taylor 21%
Jerry Lewis 64%
Linda Lopez 21%
Phil Lovas 79%
David Lujan 21%
John McComish 64%
Debbie McCune Davis 7%
Kate McGee 57%
Nancy McLain 57%
Al Melvin 71%
Eric Meyer 29%
Catherine Miranda 14%
Steve Montenegro 86%
Rick Murphy 86%
John Nelson 64%
Justin Olson 79%
Daniel Patterson 29%
Justin Pierce 86%
Steve Pierce 79%
Frank Pratt 64%
Terri Proud 71%
Michele Reagan 71%
Amanda Reeve 57%
Bob Robson 64%
Macario Saldate IV 14%
David Schapira 21%
Carl Seel 79%
Don Shooter 71%
David Smith 79%
Steve Smith 86%
David Stevens 79%
Andy Tobin, Sr. 71%
Anna Tovar 14%
Steve Urie 71%
Ted Vogt 64%
Jim Weiers 79%
Bruce Wheeler 21%
Vic Williams 71%
Steven Yarbrough 71%
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