National Civil Liberties and Civil Rights Special Interest Groups

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Last Rating Last Endorsement SIG Name
2020 N/A 21Wilberforce
2020 N/A American Association of University Women
2022 N/A American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU)
2021 2020 Americans for Democratic Action (ADA)
N/A N/A American Unity Fund
N/A 2016 America's Opportunity Fund
N/A 2022 Asian American Action Fund
N/A 2021 Black Lives Matter PAC
N/A 2020 Black Womxn For
N/A 2022 Brand New Congress
1998 N/A Campaign for a Color Blind America
N/A 2022 Care in Action
2022 N/A Center for Freethought Equality
2004 N/A Center for International Policy
N/A 2022 Color of Change PAC
2022 N/A Common Cause
N/A 2022 Democratic Socialists Of America
2012 N/A Drum Major Institute
2016 N/A EarthRights International
N/A 2022 Emgage Action
2022 N/A Friends Committee on National Legislation
N/A N/A Friends of Intelligent Democracy
N/A 2021 Future Now Fund
2012 N/A Global Exchange
N/A 2021 Higher Heights For America PAC
2014 N/A Hispanic Federation, LCLAA, LULAC, Mi Familia Vota, NCLR, and Voto Latino
2022 2023 Human Rights Campaign
2004 N/A League of United Latin American Citizens
2007 N/A League of Women Voters
2018 N/A Liberty Guard
N/A 2021 Matriarch
N/A 2020 Mijente
N/A N/A Moms In Office
2021 N/A National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
2005 2022 National Committee for an Effective Congress
1992 N/A National LGBTQ Task Force
2008 2022 National Organization for Women (NOW)
2018 N/A National Religious Campaign Against Torture
N/A 2022 One Fair Wage Action
2002 2021 People for the American Way
2007 N/A PFLAG, Parents, Families and Friends of Lesbians and Gays
2008 N/A Race Forward (formerly known as Applied Research Center)
2020 N/A RAICES Action Fund
2015 2020 Republican Liberty Caucus
N/A 2021 RootsAction
2014 N/A Stand Against Spying
2011 N/A The Arc
N/A N/A The Jewish Vote
2021 N/A The Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights
2014 2016 UnidosUS
2007 N/A United To End Genocide (formerly known as the Save Darfur Coalition and Genocide Intervention Network)
2013 N/A Venn Institute