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2017 Positions

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State Office Name Party Rating
AK U.S. Senate - Sr Lisa Murkowski Republican 15%
AK U.S. Senate - Jr Dan Sullivan Republican 0%
AK U.S. House - At-Large Donald Young Republican 0%
AL U.S. Senate - Sr Richard Shelby Republican 0%
AL U.S. House - 1 Bradley Byrne Republican 0%
AL U.S. House - 2 Martha Roby Republican 0%
AL U.S. House - 3 Mike Rogers Republican 5%
AL U.S. House - 4 Robert Aderholt Republican 0%
AL U.S. House - 5 Mo Brooks Republican 5%
AL U.S. House - 6 Gary Palmer Republican 0%
AL U.S. House - 7 Terri Sewell Democratic 85%
AR U.S. Senate - Sr John Boozman Republican 5%
AR U.S. Senate - Jr Tom Cotton Republican 0%
AR U.S. House - 1 Rick Crawford Republican 0%
AR U.S. House - 2 French Hill Republican 0%
AR U.S. House - 3 Steve Womack Republican 0%
AR U.S. House - 4 Bruce Westerman Republican 0%
AZ U.S. Senate - Sr Kyrsten Sinema Democratic 65%
AZ U.S. Senate - Jr Martha McSally Republican 0%
AZ U.S. House - 1 Tom O'Halleran Democratic 70%
AZ U.S. House - 3 Raul Grijalva Democratic 100%
AZ U.S. House - 4 Paul Gosar Republican 5%
AZ U.S. House - 5 Andy Biggs Republican 10%
AZ U.S. House - 6 David Schweikert Republican 0%
AZ U.S. House - 7 Ruben Gallego Democratic 95%
CA U.S. Senate - Sr Dianne Feinstein Democratic 95%
CA U.S. Senate - Jr Kamala Harris Democratic 100%
CA U.S. House - 1 Doug LaMalfa Republican 0%
CA U.S. House - 2 Jared Huffman Democratic 100%
CA U.S. House - 3 John Garamendi Democratic 90%
CA U.S. House - 4 Tom McClintock Republican 5%
CA U.S. House - 5 Mike Thompson Democratic 90%
CA U.S. House - 6 Doris Matsui Democratic 90%
CA U.S. House - 7 Ami Bera Democratic 70%
CA U.S. House - 8 Paul Cook Republican 0%
CA U.S. House - 9 Jerry McNerney Democratic 90%
CA U.S. House - 11 Mark DeSaulnier Democratic 100%
CA U.S. House - 12 Nancy Pelosi Democratic 95%
CA U.S. House - 13 Barbara Lee Democratic 100%
CA U.S. House - 14 Jackie Speier Democratic 90%
CA U.S. House - 15 Eric Swalwell Democratic 90%
CA U.S. House - 16 Jim Costa Democratic 60%
CA U.S. House - 17 Ro Khanna Democratic 100%
CA U.S. House - 18 Anna Eshoo Democratic 95%
CA U.S. House - 19 Zoe Lofgren Democratic 95%
CA U.S. House - 20 Jimmy Panetta Democratic 75%
CA U.S. House - 22 Devin Nunes Republican 10%
CA U.S. House - 23 Kevin McCarthy Republican 0%
CA U.S. House - 24 Salud Carbajal Democratic 75%
CA U.S. House - 26 Julia Brownley Democratic 80%
CA U.S. House - 27 Judy Chu Democratic 100%
CA U.S. House - 28 Adam Schiff Democratic 90%
CA U.S. House - 29 Tony Cárdenas Democratic 90%
CA U.S. House - 30 Brad Sherman Democratic 90%
CA U.S. House - 31 Pete Aguilar Democratic 75%
CA U.S. House - 32 Grace Napolitano Democratic 75%
CA U.S. House - 33 Ted Lieu Democratic 85%
CA U.S. House - 34 Jimmy Gomez Democratic 55%
CA U.S. House - 35 Norma Torres Democratic 80%
CA U.S. House - 36 Raul Ruiz Democratic 75%
CA U.S. House - 37 Karen Bass Democratic 100%
CA U.S. House - 38 Linda Sánchez Democratic 95%
CA U.S. House - 40 Lucille Roybal-Allard Democratic 100%
CA U.S. House - 41 Mark Takano Democratic 100%
CA U.S. House - 42 Ken Calvert Republican 0%
CA U.S. House - 43 Maxine Waters Democratic 100%
CA U.S. House - 44 Nanette Barragán Democratic 90%
CA U.S. House - 46 Lou Correa Democratic 60%
CA U.S. House - 47 Alan Lowenthal Democratic 100%
CA U.S. House - 51 Juan Vargas Democratic 90%
CA U.S. House - 52 Scott Peters Democratic 75%
CA U.S. House - 53 Susan Davis Democratic 85%
CA Attorney General Xavier Becerra Democratic 5%
CO U.S. Senate - Sr Michael Bennet Democratic 90%
CO U.S. Senate - Jr Cory Gardner Republican 0%
CO U.S. House - 1 Diana DeGette Democratic 90%
CO U.S. House - 3 Scott Tipton Republican 0%
CO U.S. House - 4 Ken Buck Republican 5%
CO U.S. House - 5 Doug Lamborn Republican 0%
CO U.S. House - 7 Ed Perlmutter Democratic 90%
CO Governor Jared Polis Democratic 90%
CO Mayor Michael Coffman Republican 5%
CT U.S. Senate - Sr Richard Blumenthal Democratic 100%
CT U.S. Senate - Jr Chris Murphy Democratic 95%
CT U.S. House - 1 John Larson Democratic 80%
CT U.S. House - 2 Joe Courtney Democratic 90%
CT U.S. House - 3 Rosa DeLauro Democratic 95%
CT U.S. House - 4 Jim Himes Democratic 90%
DE U.S. Senate - Sr Tom Carper Democratic 80%
DE U.S. Senate - Jr Chris Coons Democratic 90%
DE U.S. House - At-Large Lisa Blunt Rochester Democratic 90%
FL U.S. Senate - Sr Marco Rubio Republican 0%
FL U.S. House - 1 Matt Gaetz Republican 5%
FL U.S. House - 2 Neal Dunn Republican 0%
FL U.S. House - 3 Ted Yoho Republican 5%
FL U.S. House - 4 John Rutherford Republican 0%
FL U.S. House - 5 Al Lawson, Jr. Democratic 80%
FL U.S. House - 7 Stephanie Murphy Democratic 65%
FL U.S. House - 8 Bill Posey Republican 0%
FL U.S. House - 9 Darren Soto Democratic 85%
State Office Name Party Rating
AK U.S. Senate - Sr Lisa Murkowski R 15%
AK U.S. Senate - Jr Dan Sullivan R 0%
AK U.S. House - At-Large Donald Young R 0%
AL U.S. Senate - Sr Richard Shelby R 0%
AL U.S. House - 1 Bradley Byrne R 0%
AL U.S. House - 2 Martha Roby R 0%
AL U.S. House - 3 Mike Rogers R 5%
AL U.S. House - 4 Robert Aderholt R 0%
AL U.S. House - 5 Mo Brooks R 5%
AL U.S. House - 6 Gary Palmer R 0%
AL U.S. House - 7 Terri Sewell D 85%
AR U.S. Senate - Sr John Boozman R 5%
AR U.S. Senate - Jr Tom Cotton R 0%
AR U.S. House - 1 Rick Crawford R 0%
AR U.S. House - 2 French Hill R 0%
AR U.S. House - 3 Steve Womack R 0%
AR U.S. House - 4 Bruce Westerman R 0%
AZ U.S. Senate - Sr Kyrsten Sinema D 65%
AZ U.S. Senate - Jr Martha McSally R 0%
AZ U.S. House - 1 Tom O'Halleran D 70%
AZ U.S. House - 3 Raul Grijalva D 100%
AZ U.S. House - 4 Paul Gosar R 5%
AZ U.S. House - 5 Andy Biggs R 10%
AZ U.S. House - 6 David Schweikert R 0%
AZ U.S. House - 7 Ruben Gallego D 95%
CA U.S. Senate - Sr Dianne Feinstein D 95%
CA U.S. Senate - Jr Kamala Harris D 100%
CA U.S. House - 1 Doug LaMalfa R 0%
CA U.S. House - 2 Jared Huffman D 100%
CA U.S. House - 3 John Garamendi D 90%
CA U.S. House - 4 Tom McClintock R 5%
CA U.S. House - 5 Mike Thompson D 90%
CA U.S. House - 6 Doris Matsui D 90%
CA U.S. House - 7 Ami Bera D 70%
CA U.S. House - 8 Paul Cook R 0%
CA U.S. House - 9 Jerry McNerney D 90%
CA U.S. House - 11 Mark DeSaulnier D 100%
CA U.S. House - 12 Nancy Pelosi D 95%
CA U.S. House - 13 Barbara Lee D 100%
CA U.S. House - 14 Jackie Speier D 90%
CA U.S. House - 15 Eric Swalwell D 90%
CA U.S. House - 16 Jim Costa D 60%
CA U.S. House - 17 Ro Khanna D 100%
CA U.S. House - 18 Anna Eshoo D 95%
CA U.S. House - 19 Zoe Lofgren D 95%
CA U.S. House - 20 Jimmy Panetta D 75%
CA U.S. House - 22 Devin Nunes R 10%
CA U.S. House - 23 Kevin McCarthy R 0%
CA U.S. House - 24 Salud Carbajal D 75%
CA U.S. House - 26 Julia Brownley D 80%
CA U.S. House - 27 Judy Chu D 100%
CA U.S. House - 28 Adam Schiff D 90%
CA U.S. House - 29 Tony Cárdenas D 90%
CA U.S. House - 30 Brad Sherman D 90%
CA U.S. House - 31 Pete Aguilar D 75%
CA U.S. House - 32 Grace Napolitano D 75%
CA U.S. House - 33 Ted Lieu D 85%
CA U.S. House - 34 Jimmy Gomez D 55%
CA U.S. House - 35 Norma Torres D 80%
CA U.S. House - 36 Raul Ruiz D 75%
CA U.S. House - 37 Karen Bass D 100%
CA U.S. House - 38 Linda Sánchez D 95%
CA U.S. House - 40 Lucille Roybal-Allard D 100%
CA U.S. House - 41 Mark Takano D 100%
CA U.S. House - 42 Ken Calvert R 0%
CA U.S. House - 43 Maxine Waters D 100%
CA U.S. House - 44 Nanette Barragán D 90%
CA U.S. House - 46 Lou Correa D 60%
CA U.S. House - 47 Alan Lowenthal D 100%
CA U.S. House - 51 Juan Vargas D 90%
CA U.S. House - 52 Scott Peters D 75%
CA U.S. House - 53 Susan Davis D 85%
CA Attorney General Xavier Becerra D 5%
CO U.S. Senate - Sr Michael Bennet D 90%
CO U.S. Senate - Jr Cory Gardner R 0%
CO U.S. House - 1 Diana DeGette D 90%
CO U.S. House - 3 Scott Tipton R 0%
CO U.S. House - 4 Ken Buck R 5%
CO U.S. House - 5 Doug Lamborn R 0%
CO U.S. House - 7 Ed Perlmutter D 90%
CO Governor Jared Polis D 90%
CO Mayor Michael Coffman R 5%
CT U.S. Senate - Sr Richard Blumenthal D 100%
CT U.S. Senate - Jr Chris Murphy D 95%
CT U.S. House - 1 John Larson D 80%
CT U.S. House - 2 Joe Courtney D 90%
CT U.S. House - 3 Rosa DeLauro D 95%
CT U.S. House - 4 Jim Himes D 90%
DE U.S. Senate - Sr Tom Carper D 80%
DE U.S. Senate - Jr Chris Coons D 90%
DE U.S. House - At-Large Lisa Blunt Rochester D 90%
FL U.S. Senate - Sr Marco Rubio R 0%
FL U.S. House - 1 Matt Gaetz R 5%
FL U.S. House - 2 Neal Dunn R 0%
FL U.S. House - 3 Ted Yoho R 5%
FL U.S. House - 4 John Rutherford R 0%
FL U.S. House - 5 Al Lawson, Jr. D 80%
FL U.S. House - 7 Stephanie Murphy D 65%
FL U.S. House - 8 Bill Posey R 0%
FL U.S. House - 9 Darren Soto D 85%
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