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State Office Name Party Rating
AK U.S. Senate - Sr Lisa Murkowski Republican 28%
AK U.S. Senate - Jr Dan Sullivan Republican 13%
AK U.S. House - At-Large Donald Young Republican 23%
AL U.S. Senate - Sr Richard Shelby Republican 8%
AL U.S. House - 1 Bradley Byrne Republican 9%
AL U.S. House - 2 Martha Roby Republican 13%
AL U.S. House - 3 Mike Rogers Republican 15%
AL U.S. House - 4 Robert Aderholt Republican 13%
AL U.S. House - 5 Mo Brooks Republican 11%
AL U.S. House - 6 Gary Palmer Republican 6%
AL U.S. House - 7 Terri Sewell Democratic 94%
AR U.S. Senate - Sr John Boozman Republican 13%
AR U.S. Senate - Jr Tom Cotton Republican 13%
AR U.S. House - 1 Rick Crawford Republican 15%
AR U.S. House - 2 French Hill Republican 11%
AR U.S. House - 3 Steve Womack Republican 15%
AR U.S. House - 4 Bruce Westerman Republican 11%
AZ U.S. Senate - Sr Kyrsten Sinema Democratic 83%
AZ U.S. Senate - Jr Martha McSally Republican 28%
AZ U.S. House - 2 Ann Kirkpatrick Democratic 87%
AZ U.S. House - 3 Raul Grijalva Democratic 96%
AZ U.S. House - 4 Paul Gosar Republican 6%
AZ U.S. House - 6 David Schweikert Republican 13%
AZ U.S. House - 7 Ruben Gallego Democratic 98%
CA U.S. Senate - Sr Dianne Feinstein Democratic 95%
CA U.S. House - 1 Doug LaMalfa Republican 11%
CA U.S. House - 2 Jared Huffman Democratic 96%
CA U.S. House - 3 John Garamendi Democratic 94%
CA U.S. House - 4 Tom McClintock Republican 9%
CA U.S. House - 5 Mike Thompson Democratic 94%
CA U.S. House - 6 Doris Matsui Democratic 100%
CA U.S. House - 7 Ami Bera Democratic 94%
CA U.S. House - 8 Paul Cook Republican 26%
CA U.S. House - 9 Jerry McNerney Democratic 98%
CA U.S. House - 11 Mark DeSaulnier Democratic 98%
CA U.S. House - 12 Nancy Pelosi Democratic 98%
CA U.S. House - 13 Barbara Lee Democratic 98%
CA U.S. House - 14 Jackie Speier Democratic 94%
CA U.S. House - 15 Eric Swalwell Democratic 87%
CA U.S. House - 16 Jim Costa Democratic 89%
CA U.S. House - 18 Anna Eshoo Democratic 96%
CA U.S. House - 19 Zoe Lofgren Democratic 89%
CA U.S. House - 22 Devin Nunes Republican 19%
CA U.S. House - 23 Kevin McCarthy Republican 17%
CA U.S. House - 26 Julia Brownley Democratic 94%
CA U.S. House - 27 Judy Chu Democratic 98%
CA U.S. House - 28 Adam Schiff Democratic 98%
CA U.S. House - 29 Tony Cárdenas Democratic 85%
CA U.S. House - 30 Brad Sherman Democratic 94%
CA U.S. House - 31 Pete Aguilar Democratic 91%
CA U.S. House - 32 Grace Napolitano Democratic 98%
CA U.S. House - 33 Ted Lieu Democratic 89%
CA U.S. House - 35 Norma Torres Democratic 96%
CA U.S. House - 36 Raul Ruiz Democratic 89%
CA U.S. House - 37 Karen Bass Democratic 96%
CA U.S. House - 38 Linda Sánchez Democratic 98%
CA U.S. House - 40 Lucille Roybal-Allard Democratic 100%
CA U.S. House - 41 Mark Takano Democratic 98%
CA U.S. House - 42 Ken Calvert Republican 21%
CA U.S. House - 43 Maxine Waters Democratic 98%
CA U.S. House - 47 Alan Lowenthal Democratic 98%
CA U.S. House - 51 Juan Vargas Democratic 98%
CA U.S. House - 52 Scott Peters Democratic 87%
CA U.S. House - 53 Susan Davis Democratic 98%
CA Attorney General Xavier Becerra Democratic 96%
CA Supervisor - 4 Janice Hahn 94%
CO U.S. Senate - Sr Michael Bennet Democratic 100%
CO U.S. Senate - Jr Cory Gardner Republican 15%
CO U.S. House - 1 Diana DeGette Democratic 96%
CO U.S. House - 3 Scott Tipton Republican 13%
CO U.S. House - 4 Ken Buck Republican 13%
CO U.S. House - 5 Doug Lamborn Republican 9%
CO U.S. House - 7 Ed Perlmutter Democratic 96%
CO Governor Jared Polis Democratic 94%
CO Mayor Michael Coffman Republican 19%
CT U.S. Senate - Sr Richard Blumenthal Democratic 100%
CT U.S. Senate - Jr Chris Murphy Democratic 100%
CT U.S. House - 1 John Larson Democratic 98%
CT U.S. House - 2 Joe Courtney Democratic 91%
CT U.S. House - 3 Rosa DeLauro Democratic 98%
CT U.S. House - 4 Jim Himes Democratic 96%
DE U.S. Senate - Sr Tom Carper Democratic 100%
DE U.S. Senate - Jr Chris Coons Democratic 97%
DE Governor John Carney, Jr. Democratic 96%
FL U.S. House - 3 Ted Yoho Republican 11%
FL U.S. House - 8 Bill Posey Republican 11%
FL U.S. House - 11 Daniel Webster Republican 6%
FL U.S. House - 12 Gus Bilirakis Republican 15%
FL U.S. House - 14 Kathy Castor Democratic 98%
FL U.S. House - 16 Vern Buchanan Republican 17%
FL U.S. House - 20 Alcee Hastings, Sr. Democratic 87%
FL U.S. House - 21 Lois Frankel Democratic 98%
FL U.S. House - 22 Ted Deutch Democratic 96%
FL U.S. House - 23 Debbie Wasserman Schultz Democratic 94%
FL U.S. House - 24 Frederica Wilson Democratic 100%
FL U.S. House - 25 Mario Diaz-Balart Republican 40%
FL Governor Ron DeSantis Republican 11%
GA U.S. Senate - Sr David Perdue Republican 10%
GA U.S. House - 1 Buddy Carter Republican 9%
GA U.S. House - 2 Sanford Bishop, Jr. Democratic 91%
State Office Name Party Rating
AK U.S. Senate - Sr Lisa Murkowski R 28%
AK U.S. Senate - Jr Dan Sullivan R 13%
AK U.S. House - At-Large Donald Young R 23%
AL U.S. Senate - Sr Richard Shelby R 8%
AL U.S. House - 1 Bradley Byrne R 9%
AL U.S. House - 2 Martha Roby R 13%
AL U.S. House - 3 Mike Rogers R 15%
AL U.S. House - 4 Robert Aderholt R 13%
AL U.S. House - 5 Mo Brooks R 11%
AL U.S. House - 6 Gary Palmer R 6%
AL U.S. House - 7 Terri Sewell D 94%
AR U.S. Senate - Sr John Boozman R 13%
AR U.S. Senate - Jr Tom Cotton R 13%
AR U.S. House - 1 Rick Crawford R 15%
AR U.S. House - 2 French Hill R 11%
AR U.S. House - 3 Steve Womack R 15%
AR U.S. House - 4 Bruce Westerman R 11%
AZ U.S. Senate - Sr Kyrsten Sinema D 83%
AZ U.S. Senate - Jr Martha McSally R 28%
AZ U.S. House - 2 Ann Kirkpatrick D 87%
AZ U.S. House - 3 Raul Grijalva D 96%
AZ U.S. House - 4 Paul Gosar R 6%
AZ U.S. House - 6 David Schweikert R 13%
AZ U.S. House - 7 Ruben Gallego D 98%
CA U.S. Senate - Sr Dianne Feinstein D 95%
CA U.S. House - 1 Doug LaMalfa R 11%
CA U.S. House - 2 Jared Huffman D 96%
CA U.S. House - 3 John Garamendi D 94%
CA U.S. House - 4 Tom McClintock R 9%
CA U.S. House - 5 Mike Thompson D 94%
CA U.S. House - 6 Doris Matsui D 100%
CA U.S. House - 7 Ami Bera D 94%
CA U.S. House - 8 Paul Cook R 26%
CA U.S. House - 9 Jerry McNerney D 98%
CA U.S. House - 11 Mark DeSaulnier D 98%
CA U.S. House - 12 Nancy Pelosi D 98%
CA U.S. House - 13 Barbara Lee D 98%
CA U.S. House - 14 Jackie Speier D 94%
CA U.S. House - 15 Eric Swalwell D 87%
CA U.S. House - 16 Jim Costa D 89%
CA U.S. House - 18 Anna Eshoo D 96%
CA U.S. House - 19 Zoe Lofgren D 89%
CA U.S. House - 22 Devin Nunes R 19%
CA U.S. House - 23 Kevin McCarthy R 17%
CA U.S. House - 26 Julia Brownley D 94%
CA U.S. House - 27 Judy Chu D 98%
CA U.S. House - 28 Adam Schiff D 98%
CA U.S. House - 29 Tony Cárdenas D 85%
CA U.S. House - 30 Brad Sherman D 94%
CA U.S. House - 31 Pete Aguilar D 91%
CA U.S. House - 32 Grace Napolitano D 98%
CA U.S. House - 33 Ted Lieu D 89%
CA U.S. House - 35 Norma Torres D 96%
CA U.S. House - 36 Raul Ruiz D 89%
CA U.S. House - 37 Karen Bass D 96%
CA U.S. House - 38 Linda Sánchez D 98%
CA U.S. House - 40 Lucille Roybal-Allard D 100%
CA U.S. House - 41 Mark Takano D 98%
CA U.S. House - 42 Ken Calvert R 21%
CA U.S. House - 43 Maxine Waters D 98%
CA U.S. House - 47 Alan Lowenthal D 98%
CA U.S. House - 51 Juan Vargas D 98%
CA U.S. House - 52 Scott Peters D 87%
CA U.S. House - 53 Susan Davis D 98%
CA Attorney General Xavier Becerra D 96%
CA Supervisor - 4 Janice Hahn 94%
CO U.S. Senate - Sr Michael Bennet D 100%
CO U.S. Senate - Jr Cory Gardner R 15%
CO U.S. House - 1 Diana DeGette D 96%
CO U.S. House - 3 Scott Tipton R 13%
CO U.S. House - 4 Ken Buck R 13%
CO U.S. House - 5 Doug Lamborn R 9%
CO U.S. House - 7 Ed Perlmutter D 96%
CO Governor Jared Polis D 94%
CO Mayor Michael Coffman R 19%
CT U.S. Senate - Sr Richard Blumenthal D 100%
CT U.S. Senate - Jr Chris Murphy D 100%
CT U.S. House - 1 John Larson D 98%
CT U.S. House - 2 Joe Courtney D 91%
CT U.S. House - 3 Rosa DeLauro D 98%
CT U.S. House - 4 Jim Himes D 96%
DE U.S. Senate - Sr Tom Carper D 100%
DE U.S. Senate - Jr Chris Coons D 97%
DE Governor John Carney, Jr. D 96%
FL U.S. House - 3 Ted Yoho R 11%
FL U.S. House - 8 Bill Posey R 11%
FL U.S. House - 11 Daniel Webster R 6%
FL U.S. House - 12 Gus Bilirakis R 15%
FL U.S. House - 14 Kathy Castor D 98%
FL U.S. House - 16 Vern Buchanan R 17%
FL U.S. House - 20 Alcee Hastings, Sr. D 87%
FL U.S. House - 21 Lois Frankel D 98%
FL U.S. House - 22 Ted Deutch D 96%
FL U.S. House - 23 Debbie Wasserman Schultz D 94%
FL U.S. House - 24 Frederica Wilson D 100%
FL U.S. House - 25 Mario Diaz-Balart R 40%
FL Governor Ron DeSantis R 11%
GA U.S. Senate - Sr David Perdue R 10%
GA U.S. House - 1 Buddy Carter R 9%
GA U.S. House - 2 Sanford Bishop, Jr. D 91%
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