Rating Group: Goldwater Institute

2012 Positions on Regulation

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 7%
AZ U.S. House - 8 Debbie Lesko Republican 71%
AZ State House - 1 Judy Burges Republican 86%
AZ State House - 6 Brenda Barton Republican 57%
AZ State House - 14 Gail Griffin Republican 86%
AZ State House - 16 John Fillmore Republican 86%
AZ State House - 23 John Kavanagh Republican 71%
AZ State House - 30 Robert Meza Democratic 14%
AZ State Senate - 1 Karen Fann Republican 50%
AZ State Senate - 3 Sally Gonzales Democratic 7%
AZ State Senate - 14 David Gowan, Sr. Republican 71%
AZ State Senate - 15 Nancy Barto Republican 64%
AZ State Senate - 17 Javan Mesnard Republican 57%
AZ State Senate - 21 Rick Gray Republican 71%
AZ State Senate - 23 Michelle Ugenti-Rita Republican 64%
AZ State Senate - 24 Lela Alston Democratic 0%
AZ State Senate - 29 Martín Quezada Democratic 7%
AZ Secretary of State Katie Hobbs Democratic 7%
AZ Mayor - At-Large Jerry Weiers Republican 71%
AZ Supervisor - 2 Matthew Heinz 7%
AZ Supervisor - 3 Peggy Judd 50%
AZ Supervisor - 5 Steve Gallardo 14%
AZ Supervisor - 5 Lynne Pancrazi Democratic 7%
AZ Supervisor Ron Gould 86%
AZ Treasurer Kimberly Yee Republican 50%
Ed Ableser 14%
Paula Aboud 14%
Sylvia Allen 86%
Frank Antenori 64%
Ben Arredondo 7%
Cecil Ash 50%
Olivia Cajero Bedford 14%
Cloves Campbell, Jr. 7%
Heather Carter 50%
Tom Chabin 7%
Steve Court 57%
Rich Crandall 43%
Chester Crandell 64%
Jeff Dial 57%
Adam Driggs 57%
Steve Farley 7%
Eddie Farnsworth 86%
Thomas Forese 71%
Doris Goodale 50%
Linda Gray 50%
Albert Hale 7%
Jack Harper 71%
Jack Jackson, Jr. 14%
Russ Jones 43%
Lori Klein 86%
Leah Landrum Taylor 7%
Jerry Lewis 50%
Linda Lopez 14%
Phil Lovas 64%
David Lujan 7%
John McComish 50%
Debbie McCune Davis 7%
Kate McGee 43%
Nancy McLain 50%
Al Melvin 57%
Eric Meyer 7%
Catherine Miranda 7%
Steve Montenegro 79%
Rick Murphy 86%
John Nelson 50%
Justin Olson 71%
Daniel Patterson 21%
Justin Pierce 71%
Steve Pierce 86%
Frank Pratt 50%
Terri Proud 57%
Michele Reagan 57%
Amanda Reeve 50%
Bob Robson 50%
Macario Saldate IV 7%
David Schapira 7%
Carl Seel 71%
Don Shooter 57%
David Smith 79%
Steve Smith 86%
David Stevens 71%
Andy Tobin, Sr. 57%
Anna Tovar 7%
Steve Urie 57%
Ted Vogt 50%
Jim Weiers 64%
Bruce Wheeler 7%
Vic Williams 57%
Steven Yarbrough 64%
State Office Name Party Rating
AZ U.S. House - 5 Andy Biggs R 86%
AZ U.S. House - 7 Ruben Gallego D 7%
AZ U.S. House - 8 Debbie Lesko R 71%
AZ State House - 1 Judy Burges R 86%
AZ State House - 6 Brenda Barton R 57%
AZ State House - 14 Gail Griffin R 86%
AZ State House - 16 John Fillmore R 86%
AZ State House - 23 John Kavanagh R 71%
AZ State House - 30 Robert Meza D 14%
AZ State Senate - 1 Karen Fann R 50%
AZ State Senate - 3 Sally Gonzales D 7%
AZ State Senate - 14 David Gowan, Sr. R 71%
AZ State Senate - 15 Nancy Barto R 64%
AZ State Senate - 17 Javan Mesnard R 57%
AZ State Senate - 21 Rick Gray R 71%
AZ State Senate - 23 Michelle Ugenti-Rita R 64%
AZ State Senate - 24 Lela Alston D 0%
AZ State Senate - 29 Martín Quezada D 7%
AZ Secretary of State Katie Hobbs D 7%
AZ Mayor - At-Large Jerry Weiers R 71%
AZ Supervisor - 2 Matthew Heinz 7%
AZ Supervisor - 3 Peggy Judd 50%
AZ Supervisor - 5 Steve Gallardo 14%
AZ Supervisor - 5 Lynne Pancrazi D 7%
AZ Supervisor Ron Gould 86%
AZ Treasurer Kimberly Yee R 50%
Ed Ableser 14%
Paula Aboud 14%
Sylvia Allen 86%
Frank Antenori 64%
Ben Arredondo 7%
Cecil Ash 50%
Olivia Cajero Bedford 14%
Cloves Campbell, Jr. 7%
Heather Carter 50%
Tom Chabin 7%
Steve Court 57%
Rich Crandall 43%
Chester Crandell 64%
Jeff Dial 57%
Adam Driggs 57%
Steve Farley 7%
Eddie Farnsworth 86%
Thomas Forese 71%
Doris Goodale 50%
Linda Gray 50%
Albert Hale 7%
Jack Harper 71%
Jack Jackson, Jr. 14%
Russ Jones 43%
Lori Klein 86%
Leah Landrum Taylor 7%
Jerry Lewis 50%
Linda Lopez 14%
Phil Lovas 64%
David Lujan 7%
John McComish 50%
Debbie McCune Davis 7%
Kate McGee 43%
Nancy McLain 50%
Al Melvin 57%
Eric Meyer 7%
Catherine Miranda 7%
Steve Montenegro 79%
Rick Murphy 86%
John Nelson 50%
Justin Olson 71%
Daniel Patterson 21%
Justin Pierce 71%
Steve Pierce 86%
Frank Pratt 50%
Terri Proud 57%
Michele Reagan 57%
Amanda Reeve 50%
Bob Robson 50%
Macario Saldate IV 7%
David Schapira 7%
Carl Seel 71%
Don Shooter 57%
David Smith 79%
Steve Smith 86%
David Stevens 71%
Andy Tobin, Sr. 57%
Anna Tovar 7%
Steve Urie 57%
Ted Vogt 50%
Jim Weiers 64%
Bruce Wheeler 7%
Vic Williams 57%
Steven Yarbrough 64%
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