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2013-2014 Positions

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State Office Name Party Rating
AK U.S. Senate - Sr Lisa Murkowski Republican 27%
AK U.S. House - At-Large Donald Young Republican 93%
AL U.S. Senate - Sr Richard Shelby Republican 85%
AL U.S. House - 1 Bradley Byrne Republican 86%
AL U.S. House - 2 Martha Roby Republican 93%
AL U.S. House - 3 Mike Rogers Republican 89%
AL U.S. House - 4 Robert Aderholt Republican 100%
AL U.S. House - 5 Mo Brooks Republican 100%
AL U.S. House - 7 Terri Sewell Democratic 37%
AR U.S. Senate - Sr John Boozman Republican 87%
AR U.S. Senate - Jr Tom Cotton Republican 93%
AR U.S. House - 1 Rick Crawford Republican 93%
AR U.S. House - 3 Steve Womack Republican 93%
AR Lieutenant Governor Tim Griffin Republican 80%
AZ U.S. Senate - Sr Kyrsten Sinema Democratic 62%
AZ U.S. House - 2 Ann Kirkpatrick Democratic 48%
AZ U.S. House - 3 Raul Grijalva Democratic 15%
AZ U.S. House - 4 Paul Gosar Republican 85%
AZ U.S. House - 6 David Schweikert Republican 84%
CA U.S. Senate - Sr Dianne Feinstein Democratic 0%
CA U.S. House - 1 Doug LaMalfa Republican 89%
CA U.S. House - 2 Jared Huffman Democratic 7%
CA U.S. House - 3 John Garamendi Democratic 15%
CA U.S. House - 4 Tom McClintock Republican 78%
CA U.S. House - 5 Mike Thompson Democratic 7%
CA U.S. House - 6 Doris Matsui Democratic 4%
CA U.S. House - 7 Ami Bera Democratic 22%
CA U.S. House - 8 Paul Cook Republican 93%
CA U.S. House - 9 Jerry McNerney Democratic 33%
CA U.S. House - 12 Nancy Pelosi Democratic 12%
CA U.S. House - 13 Barbara Lee Democratic 7%
CA U.S. House - 14 Jackie Speier Democratic 8%
CA U.S. House - 15 Eric Swalwell Democratic 11%
CA U.S. House - 16 Jim Costa Democratic 41%
CA U.S. House - 18 Anna Eshoo Democratic 7%
CA U.S. House - 19 Zoe Lofgren Democratic 15%
CA U.S. House - 22 Devin Nunes Republican 89%
CA U.S. House - 23 Kevin McCarthy Republican 93%
CA U.S. House - 26 Julia Brownley Democratic 37%
CA U.S. House - 27 Judy Chu Democratic 5%
CA U.S. House - 28 Adam Schiff Democratic 7%
CA U.S. House - 30 Brad Sherman Democratic 19%
CA U.S. House - 32 Grace Napolitano Democratic 7%
CA U.S. House - 36 Raul Ruiz Democratic 70%
CA U.S. House - 37 Karen Bass Democratic 5%
CA U.S. House - 38 Linda Sánchez Democratic 11%
CA U.S. House - 40 Lucille Roybal-Allard Democratic 0%
CA U.S. House - 41 Mark Takano Democratic 11%
CA U.S. House - 42 Ken Calvert Republican 93%
CA U.S. House - 43 Maxine Waters Democratic 0%
CA U.S. House - 47 Alan Lowenthal Democratic 4%
CA U.S. House - 51 Juan Vargas Democratic 26%
CA U.S. House - 52 Scott Peters Democratic 19%
CA U.S. House - 53 Susan Davis Democratic 19%
CA Attorney General Xavier Becerra Democratic 0%
CA Supervisor - 4 Janice Hahn 11%
CO U.S. Senate - Sr Michael Bennet Democratic 0%
CO U.S. Senate - Jr Cory Gardner Republican 85%
CO U.S. House - 1 Diana DeGette Democratic 0%
CO U.S. House - 3 Scott Tipton Republican 80%
CO U.S. House - 5 Doug Lamborn Republican 85%
CO U.S. House - 7 Ed Perlmutter Democratic 19%
CO Governor Jared Polis Democratic 5%
CO Mayor Michael Coffman Republican 78%
CT U.S. Senate - Sr Richard Blumenthal Democratic 0%
CT U.S. Senate - Jr Chris Murphy Democratic 0%
CT U.S. House - 1 John Larson Democratic 7%
CT U.S. House - 2 Joe Courtney Democratic 11%
CT U.S. House - 3 Rosa DeLauro Democratic 11%
CT U.S. House - 4 Jim Himes Democratic 7%
DE U.S. Senate - Sr Tom Carper Democratic 0%
DE U.S. Senate - Jr Chris Coons Democratic 0%
DE Governor John Carney, Jr. Democratic 11%
FL U.S. Senate - Sr Marco Rubio Republican 60%
FL U.S. House - 3 Ted Yoho Republican 78%
FL U.S. House - 8 Bill Posey Republican 81%
FL U.S. House - 11 Daniel Webster Republican 96%
FL U.S. House - 12 Gus Bilirakis Republican 92%
FL U.S. House - 14 Kathy Castor Democratic 8%
FL U.S. House - 16 Vern Buchanan Republican 93%
FL U.S. House - 20 Alcee Hastings, Sr. Democratic 9%
FL U.S. House - 21 Lois Frankel Democratic 11%
FL U.S. House - 22 Ted Deutch Democratic 4%
FL U.S. House - 23 Debbie Wasserman Schultz Democratic 15%
FL U.S. House - 24 Frederica Wilson Democratic 8%
FL U.S. House - 25 Mario Diaz-Balart Republican 93%
FL Governor Ron DeSantis Republican 96%
GA U.S. House - 2 Sanford Bishop, Jr. Democratic 27%
GA U.S. House - 4 Hank Johnson, Jr. Democratic 16%
GA U.S. House - 7 Rob Woodall Republican 92%
GA U.S. House - 8 Austin Scott Republican 100%
GA U.S. House - 9 Doug Collins Republican 96%
GA U.S. House - 13 David Scott Democratic 30%
GA U.S. House - 14 Tom Graves, Jr. Republican 92%
HI U.S. Senate - Sr Brian Schatz Democratic 0%
HI U.S. Senate - Jr Mazie Hirono Democratic 0%
HI U.S. House - 2 Tulsi Gabbard Democratic 26%
IA U.S. Senate - Sr Chuck Grassley Republican 93%
IA U.S. House - 2 Dave Loebsack Democratic 11%
IA U.S. House - 4 Steve King Republican 92%
State Office Name Party Rating
AK U.S. Senate - Sr Lisa Murkowski R 27%
AK U.S. House - At-Large Donald Young R 93%
AL U.S. Senate - Sr Richard Shelby R 85%
AL U.S. House - 1 Bradley Byrne R 86%
AL U.S. House - 2 Martha Roby R 93%
AL U.S. House - 3 Mike Rogers R 89%
AL U.S. House - 4 Robert Aderholt R 100%
AL U.S. House - 5 Mo Brooks R 100%
AL U.S. House - 7 Terri Sewell D 37%
AR U.S. Senate - Sr John Boozman R 87%
AR U.S. Senate - Jr Tom Cotton R 93%
AR U.S. House - 1 Rick Crawford R 93%
AR U.S. House - 3 Steve Womack R 93%
AR Lieutenant Governor Tim Griffin R 80%
AZ U.S. Senate - Sr Kyrsten Sinema D 62%
AZ U.S. House - 2 Ann Kirkpatrick D 48%
AZ U.S. House - 3 Raul Grijalva D 15%
AZ U.S. House - 4 Paul Gosar R 85%
AZ U.S. House - 6 David Schweikert R 84%
CA U.S. Senate - Sr Dianne Feinstein D 0%
CA U.S. House - 1 Doug LaMalfa R 89%
CA U.S. House - 2 Jared Huffman D 7%
CA U.S. House - 3 John Garamendi D 15%
CA U.S. House - 4 Tom McClintock R 78%
CA U.S. House - 5 Mike Thompson D 7%
CA U.S. House - 6 Doris Matsui D 4%
CA U.S. House - 7 Ami Bera D 22%
CA U.S. House - 8 Paul Cook R 93%
CA U.S. House - 9 Jerry McNerney D 33%
CA U.S. House - 12 Nancy Pelosi D 12%
CA U.S. House - 13 Barbara Lee D 7%
CA U.S. House - 14 Jackie Speier D 8%
CA U.S. House - 15 Eric Swalwell D 11%
CA U.S. House - 16 Jim Costa D 41%
CA U.S. House - 18 Anna Eshoo D 7%
CA U.S. House - 19 Zoe Lofgren D 15%
CA U.S. House - 22 Devin Nunes R 89%
CA U.S. House - 23 Kevin McCarthy R 93%
CA U.S. House - 26 Julia Brownley D 37%
CA U.S. House - 27 Judy Chu D 5%
CA U.S. House - 28 Adam Schiff D 7%
CA U.S. House - 30 Brad Sherman D 19%
CA U.S. House - 32 Grace Napolitano D 7%
CA U.S. House - 36 Raul Ruiz D 70%
CA U.S. House - 37 Karen Bass D 5%
CA U.S. House - 38 Linda Sánchez D 11%
CA U.S. House - 40 Lucille Roybal-Allard D 0%
CA U.S. House - 41 Mark Takano D 11%
CA U.S. House - 42 Ken Calvert R 93%
CA U.S. House - 43 Maxine Waters D 0%
CA U.S. House - 47 Alan Lowenthal D 4%
CA U.S. House - 51 Juan Vargas D 26%
CA U.S. House - 52 Scott Peters D 19%
CA U.S. House - 53 Susan Davis D 19%
CA Attorney General Xavier Becerra D 0%
CA Supervisor - 4 Janice Hahn 11%
CO U.S. Senate - Sr Michael Bennet D 0%
CO U.S. Senate - Jr Cory Gardner R 85%
CO U.S. House - 1 Diana DeGette D 0%
CO U.S. House - 3 Scott Tipton R 80%
CO U.S. House - 5 Doug Lamborn R 85%
CO U.S. House - 7 Ed Perlmutter D 19%
CO Governor Jared Polis D 5%
CO Mayor Michael Coffman R 78%
CT U.S. Senate - Sr Richard Blumenthal D 0%
CT U.S. Senate - Jr Chris Murphy D 0%
CT U.S. House - 1 John Larson D 7%
CT U.S. House - 2 Joe Courtney D 11%
CT U.S. House - 3 Rosa DeLauro D 11%
CT U.S. House - 4 Jim Himes D 7%
DE U.S. Senate - Sr Tom Carper D 0%
DE U.S. Senate - Jr Chris Coons D 0%
DE Governor John Carney, Jr. D 11%
FL U.S. Senate - Sr Marco Rubio R 60%
FL U.S. House - 3 Ted Yoho R 78%
FL U.S. House - 8 Bill Posey R 81%
FL U.S. House - 11 Daniel Webster R 96%
FL U.S. House - 12 Gus Bilirakis R 92%
FL U.S. House - 14 Kathy Castor D 8%
FL U.S. House - 16 Vern Buchanan R 93%
FL U.S. House - 20 Alcee Hastings, Sr. D 9%
FL U.S. House - 21 Lois Frankel D 11%
FL U.S. House - 22 Ted Deutch D 4%
FL U.S. House - 23 Debbie Wasserman Schultz D 15%
FL U.S. House - 24 Frederica Wilson D 8%
FL U.S. House - 25 Mario Diaz-Balart R 93%
FL Governor Ron DeSantis R 96%
GA U.S. House - 2 Sanford Bishop, Jr. D 27%
GA U.S. House - 4 Hank Johnson, Jr. D 16%
GA U.S. House - 7 Rob Woodall R 92%
GA U.S. House - 8 Austin Scott R 100%
GA U.S. House - 9 Doug Collins R 96%
GA U.S. House - 13 David Scott D 30%
GA U.S. House - 14 Tom Graves, Jr. R 92%
HI U.S. Senate - Sr Brian Schatz D 0%
HI U.S. Senate - Jr Mazie Hirono D 0%
HI U.S. House - 2 Tulsi Gabbard D 26%
IA U.S. Senate - Sr Chuck Grassley R 93%
IA U.S. House - 2 Dave Loebsack D 11%
IA U.S. House - 4 Steve King R 92%
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