Rating Group: Goldwater Institute

2013 Positions

Issues: Conservative

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State Office Name Party Rating
AZ U.S. House - 5 Andy Biggs Republican 74%
AZ U.S. House - 7 Ruben Gallego Democratic 38%
AZ U.S. House - 8 Debbie Lesko Republican 68%
AZ State House - 1 Judy Burges Republican 74%
AZ State House - 2 Andrea Dalessandro Democratic 37%
AZ State House - 6 Brenda Barton Republican 63%
AZ State House - 14 Gail Griffin Republican 69%
AZ State House - 23 John Kavanagh Republican 69%
AZ State House - 30 Robert Meza Democratic 40%
AZ State Senate - 1 Karen Fann Republican 62%
AZ State Senate - 2 Rosanna Gabaldón Democratic 38%
AZ State Senate - 3 Sally Gonzales Democratic 36%
AZ State Senate - 4 Lisa Otondo Democratic 39%
AZ State Senate - 5 Sonny Borrelli Republican 62%
AZ State Senate - 7 Jamescita Peshlakai Democratic 38%
AZ State Senate - 8 T.J. Shope Republican 61%
AZ State Senate - 9 Victoria Steele Democratic 39%
AZ State Senate - 12 Warren Petersen Republican 71%
AZ State Senate - 14 David Gowan, Sr. Republican 65%
AZ State Senate - 15 Nancy Barto Republican 64%
AZ State Senate - 16 Kelly Townsend Republican 66%
AZ State Senate - 17 Javan Mesnard Republican 65%
AZ State Senate - 19 Lupe Chavira Contreras Democratic 39%
AZ State Senate - 20 Paul Boyer Republican 65%
AZ State Senate - 21 Rick Gray Republican 65%
AZ State Senate - 22 David Livingston Republican 63%
AZ State Senate - 23 Michelle Ugenti-Rita Republican 64%
AZ State Senate - 24 Lela Alston Democratic 34%
AZ State Senate - 26 Juan Mendez Democratic 33%
AZ State Senate - 29 Martín Quezada Democratic 38%
AZ Secretary of State Katie Hobbs Democratic 40%
AZ Supervisor - 5 Steve Gallardo 37%
AZ Supervisor - 5 Lynne Pancrazi Democratic 42%
AZ Treasurer Kimberly Yee Republican 67%
Ed Ableser 39%
John Allen 67%
Dave Bradley 42%
Olivia Cajero Bedford 40%
Chad Campbell 40%
Mark Cardenas 41%
Heather Carter 61%
Doug Coleman 60%
Rich Crandall 53%
Chester Crandell 69%
Jeff Dial 62%
Adam Driggs 65%
Juan Escamilla 42%
Steve Farley 41%
Eddie Farnsworth 70%
Thomas Forese 65%
Doris Goodale 59%
Albert Hale 43%
Lydia Hernandez 38%
Jack Jackson, Jr. 39%
Adam Kwasman 69%
Leah Landrum Taylor 37%
Jonathan Larkin 38%
Linda Lopez 37%
Phil Lovas 61%
Stefanie Mach 40%
John McComish 60%
Debbie McCune Davis 38%
Kate McGee 59%
Barbara McGuire 48%
Al Melvin 65%
Eric Meyer 38%
Catherine Miranda 39%
Darin Mitchell 72%
Steve Montenegro 68%
Rick Murphy 70%
Justin Olson 68%
Ethan Orr 61%
Justin Pierce 64%
Steve Pierce 59%
Frank Pratt 60%
Michele Reagan 63%
Bob Robson 60%
Macario Saldate IV 38%
Carl Seel 70%
Andrew Sherwood 39%
Don Shooter 66%
Steve Smith 69%
David Stevens 65%
Bob Thorpe 65%
Andy Tobin, Sr. 62%
Anna Tovar 39%
Kelli Ward 63%
Bruce Wheeler 39%
Bob Worsley 63%
Steven Yarbrough 67%
State Office Name Party Rating
AZ U.S. House - 5 Andy Biggs R 74%
AZ U.S. House - 7 Ruben Gallego D 38%
AZ U.S. House - 8 Debbie Lesko R 68%
AZ State House - 1 Judy Burges R 74%
AZ State House - 2 Andrea Dalessandro D 37%
AZ State House - 6 Brenda Barton R 63%
AZ State House - 14 Gail Griffin R 69%
AZ State House - 23 John Kavanagh R 69%
AZ State House - 30 Robert Meza D 40%
AZ State Senate - 1 Karen Fann R 62%
AZ State Senate - 2 Rosanna Gabaldón D 38%
AZ State Senate - 3 Sally Gonzales D 36%
AZ State Senate - 4 Lisa Otondo D 39%
AZ State Senate - 5 Sonny Borrelli R 62%
AZ State Senate - 7 Jamescita Peshlakai D 38%
AZ State Senate - 8 T.J. Shope R 61%
AZ State Senate - 9 Victoria Steele D 39%
AZ State Senate - 12 Warren Petersen R 71%
AZ State Senate - 14 David Gowan, Sr. R 65%
AZ State Senate - 15 Nancy Barto R 64%
AZ State Senate - 16 Kelly Townsend R 66%
AZ State Senate - 17 Javan Mesnard R 65%
AZ State Senate - 19 Lupe Chavira Contreras D 39%
AZ State Senate - 20 Paul Boyer R 65%
AZ State Senate - 21 Rick Gray R 65%
AZ State Senate - 22 David Livingston R 63%
AZ State Senate - 23 Michelle Ugenti-Rita R 64%
AZ State Senate - 24 Lela Alston D 34%
AZ State Senate - 26 Juan Mendez D 33%
AZ State Senate - 29 Martín Quezada D 38%
AZ Secretary of State Katie Hobbs D 40%
AZ Supervisor - 5 Steve Gallardo 37%
AZ Supervisor - 5 Lynne Pancrazi D 42%
AZ Treasurer Kimberly Yee R 67%
Ed Ableser 39%
John Allen 67%
Dave Bradley 42%
Olivia Cajero Bedford 40%
Chad Campbell 40%
Mark Cardenas 41%
Heather Carter 61%
Doug Coleman 60%
Rich Crandall 53%
Chester Crandell 69%
Jeff Dial 62%
Adam Driggs 65%
Juan Escamilla 42%
Steve Farley 41%
Eddie Farnsworth 70%
Thomas Forese 65%
Doris Goodale 59%
Albert Hale 43%
Lydia Hernandez 38%
Jack Jackson, Jr. 39%
Adam Kwasman 69%
Leah Landrum Taylor 37%
Jonathan Larkin 38%
Linda Lopez 37%
Phil Lovas 61%
Stefanie Mach 40%
John McComish 60%
Debbie McCune Davis 38%
Kate McGee 59%
Barbara McGuire 48%
Al Melvin 65%
Eric Meyer 38%
Catherine Miranda 39%
Darin Mitchell 72%
Steve Montenegro 68%
Rick Murphy 70%
Justin Olson 68%
Ethan Orr 61%
Justin Pierce 64%
Steve Pierce 59%
Frank Pratt 60%
Michele Reagan 63%
Bob Robson 60%
Macario Saldate IV 38%
Carl Seel 70%
Andrew Sherwood 39%
Don Shooter 66%
Steve Smith 69%
David Stevens 65%
Bob Thorpe 65%
Andy Tobin, Sr. 62%
Anna Tovar 39%
Kelli Ward 63%
Bruce Wheeler 39%
Bob Worsley 63%
Steven Yarbrough 67%
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