The Hill's Lawmaker Ratings

 

 

The Hill's Lawmaker Ratings

The Hill has tabulated scores that Washington advocacy organizations give members of Congress, so you can check them at thehill.com rather than roaming the Internet from site to site. We cite 31 organizations, which is a fair cross section rather than a comprehensive list. Click on a lawmaker's name to see his or her page.  To check the date of each organization's data, click here.

 

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The Hill's lawmaker Ratings

A

Daniel Akaka (D-Hawaii)
Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn.)

 

Kelly Ayotte (R-N.H.)

  

B

John Barrasso (R-Wyo.)
Max Baucus (D-Mont.)
Mark Begich (D-Alaska)
Michael Bennet (D-Colo.)
Jeff Bingaman (D-N.M.)
Richard Blumenthal (D-Conn.)

 

Roy Blunt (R-Mo.)
John Boozman (R-Ariz.)
Barbara Boxer (D-Calif.)
Scott Brown (R-Mass.)
Sherrod Brown (D-Ohio)
Richard Burr (R-N.C.)

  

C

Maria Cantwell (D-Wash.)
Ben Cardin (D-Md.)
Tom Carper (D-Del.)
Bob Casey Jr. (D-Pa.)
Saxby Chambliss (R-Ga.)
Dan Coats (R-Ind.)
Tom Coburn (R-Okla.)

 

Thad Cochran (R-Miss.)
Susan Collins (R-Maine)
Kent Conrad (D-N.D.)
Chris Coons (D-Del.)
Bob Corker (R-Tenn.)
John Cornyn (R-Texas)
Mike Crapo (R-Idaho)

  

D

Jim DeMint (R-S.C.)

 

Dick Durbin (D-Ill.)

  

E

John Ensign (R-Nev.)

 

Mike Enzi (R-Wyo.)

  

F

Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.)

 

Al Franken (D-Minn.)

  

G

Kirsten Gillibrand (D-N.Y.)
Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.)

 

Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa)

  

H

Kay Hagan (D-N.C.)
Tom Harkin (D-Iowa)
Orrin Hatch (R-Utah)

 

John Hoeven (R-N.D.)
Kay Bailey Hutchison (R-Texas)

  

I

James Inhofe (R-Okla.)
Daniel Inouye (D-Hawaii)

 

Johnny Isakson (R-Ga.)

  

J

Mike Johanns (R-Neb.)
Tim Johnson (D-S.D.)

 

Ron Johnson (R-Wis.)

  

K

John Kerry (D-Mass.)
Mark Kirk (R-Ill.)
Amy Klobuchar (D-Minn.)

 

Herb Kohl (D-Wis.)
Jon Kyl (R-Ariz.)

  

L

Mary Landrieu (D-La.)
Frank Lautenberg (D-N.J.)
Patrick Leahy (D-Vt.)
Mike Lee (R-Utah)

 

Carl Levin (D-Mich.)
Joe Lieberman (I-Conn.)
Richard Lugar (R-Ind.)

  

M

Joe Manchin (D-W.Va.)
John McCain (R-Ariz.)
Claire McCaskill (D-Mo.)
Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.)
Robert Menendez (D-N.J.)

 

Jeff Merkley (D-Ore.)
Barbara Mikulski (D-Md.)
Jerry Moran (R-Kan.)
Lisa Murkowski (R-Alaska)
Patty Murray (D-Wash.)

  

N

Ben Nelson (D-Neb.)

 

Bill Nelson (D-Fla.)

  

P

Rand Paul (R-Ky.)
Rob Portman (R-Ohio)

 

Mark Pryor (D-Ark.)

  

R

Jack Reed (D-R.I.)
Harry Reid (D-Nev.)
Jim Risch (R-Idaho)

 

Pat Roberts (R-Kan.)
Jay Rockefeller (D-W.Va.)
Marco Rubio (R-Fla.)

  

S

Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.)
Charles Schumer (D-N.Y.)
Jeff Sessions (R-Ala.)
Jeanne Shaheen (D-N.H.)

 

Richard Shelby (R-Ala.)
Olympia Snowe (R-Maine)
Debbie Stabenow (D-Mich.)

  

T

Jon Tester (D-Mont.)
John Thune (R-S.D.)

 

Pat Toomey (R-Pa.)

  

U

Mark Udall (D-Colo.)

 

Tom Udall (D-N.M.)

  

V

David Vitter (R-La.)

 

 

  

W

Mark Warner (D-Va.)
Jim Webb (D-Va.)
Sheldon Whitehouse (D-R.I.)

 

Roger Wicker (R-Miss.)
Ron Wyden (D-Ore.)

 
 
The Hill's Lawmaker Ratings

Speaker: John Boehner (R-Ohio)
Majority Leader: Eric Cantor (R-Va.)
Majority Whip: Kevin McCarthy (R-Calif.)

Minority Leader: Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.)
Minority Whip: Steny Hoyer (D-Md.)

 

A

Gary Ackerman (D-N.Y.)
Sandy Adams (R-Fla.)
Robert Aderholt (R-Ala.)
Todd Akin (R-Mo.)

 

Rodney Alexander (R-La.)
Jason Altmire (D-Pa.)
Robert Andrews (D-N.J.)
Steve Austria (R-Ohio)

  

B

Joe Baca (D-Calif.)
Michele Bachmann (R-Minn.)
Spencer Bachus (R-Ala.)
Tammy Baldwin (D-Wis.)
John Barrow (D-Ga.)
Lou Barletta (R-Pa.)
Roscoe Bartlett (R-Md.)
Joe Barton (R-Texas)
Charles Bass (R-N.H.)
Karen Bass (D-Calif.)
Melissa Bean (D-Ill.)
Xavier Becerra (D-Calif.)
Dan Benishek (R-Mich.)
Shelley Berkley (D-Nev.)
Rick Berg (R-N.D.)
Howard Berman (D-Calif.)
Judy Biggert (R-Ill.)
Brian P. Bilbray (R-Ca.)
Gus Bilirakis (R-Fla.)
Rob Bishop (R-Utah)
Sanford Bishop Jr. (D-Ga.)
Tim Bishop (D-N.Y.)



Diane Black (R-Tenn.)
Marsha Blackburn (R-Tenn.)
Earl Blumenauer (D-Ore.)
John Boehner (R-Ohio)
Jo Bonner (R-Ala.)
Mary Bono Mack (R-Calif.)
Del. Madeleine Bordallo (D-Guam)
Dan Boren (D-Okla.)
Leonard Boswell (D-Iowa)
Charles Boustany Jr. (R-La.)
Kevin Brady (R-Texas)
Robert Brady (D-Pa.)
Bruce Braley (D-Iowa)
Mo Brooks (R-Ala.)
Paul Broun (R-Ga.)
Corrine Brown (D-Fla.)
Vern Buchanan (R-Fla.)
Larry Bucshon (R-Ind.)
Ann Marie Buerkle (R-N.Y.)
Michael Burgess (R-Texas)
Dan Burton (R-Ind.)
G.K. Butterfield (D-N.C.)

  

C

Ken Calvert (R-Calif.)
Dave Camp (R-Mich.)
John Campbell (R-Calif.)
Francisco "Quico" Canseco (R-Texas)
Eric Cantor (R-Va.)
Shelley Moore Capito (R-W.Va.)
Lois Capps (D-Calif.)
Michael Capuano (D-Mass.)
Dennis Cardoza (D-Calif.)
Russ Carnahan (D-Mo.)
John Carney (D-Del.)
André Carson (D-Ind.)
John Carter (R-Texas)
Bill Cassidy (R-La.)
Kathy Castor (D-Fla.)
Steve Chabot (R-Ohio)
Jason Chaffetz (R-Utah)
Ben Chandler (D-Ky.)
David Cicilline (D-R.I.)
Del. Donna Christensen (D-Virgin Islands)
Judy Chu (D-Calif.)
Hansen Clarke (D-Mich.)

 

Yvette Clarke (D-N.Y.)
Lacy Clay (D-Mo.)
Emanuel Cleaver (D-Mo.)

James Clyburn (D-S.C.)
Howard Coble (R-N.C.)
Mike Coffman (R-Colo.)
Steve Cohen (D-Tenn.)
Tom Cole (R-Okla.)
Mike Conaway (R-Texas)
Gerry Connolly (D-Va.)
John Conyers Jr. (D-Mich.)
Jim Cooper (D-Tenn.)
Jim Costa (D-Calif.)
Jerry Costello (D-Ill.)
Joe Courtney (D-Conn.)
Ander Crenshaw (R-Fla.)
Chip Cravaack (R-Minn.)
Rick Crawford (R-Ark.)
Mark Critz (D-Pa.)
Joseph Crowley (D-N.Y.)
Henry Cuellar (D-Texas)
John Culberson (R-Texas)
Elijah Cummings (D-Md.)

  

D

Danny Davis (D-Ill.)
Geoff Davis (R-Ky.)
Susan Davis (D-Calif.)
Peter DeFazio (D-Ore.)
Diana DeGette (D-Colo.)
Rosa DeLauro (D-Conn.)
Charlie Dent (R-Pa.)

Ted Deutch (D-Fla., 19th)
Jeff Denham (R-Calif.)
Scott DesJarlais (R-Tenn.)
Mario Diaz-Balart (R-Fla.)

 

Norm Dicks (D-Wash.)
John Dingell (D-Mich.)
Lloyd Doggett (D-Texas)
Robert Dold (R-Ill.)
Joe Donnelly (D-Ind.)
Mike Doyle (D-Pa.)
David Dreier (R-Calif.)
Sean Duffy (R-Wis.)
Jeff Duncan (R-S.C.)
John Duncan Jr. (R-Tenn.)

  

E

Donna Edwards (D-Md.)
Keith Ellison (D-Minn.)
Renee Ellmers (R-N.C.)

 

Jo Ann Emerson (R-Mo.)
Eliot Engel (D-N.Y.)
Anna Eshoo (D-Calif.)

  

F

Del. Eni Faleomavaega (D-American Samoa)
Blake Farenthold (R-Texas)
Sam Farr (D-Calif.)
Chaka Fattah (D-Pa.)
Bob Filner (D-Calif.)
Stephen Fincher (R-Tenn.)
Mike Fitzpatrick (R-Pa.)
Jeff Flake (R-Ariz.)
Chuck Fleischmann (R-Tenn.)

 

John Fleming (R-La.)
Bill Flores (R-Texas)
Randy Forbes (R-Va.)
Jeff Fortenberry (R-Neb.)
Virginia Foxx (R-N.C.)
Barney Frank (D-Mass.)
Trent Franks (R-Ariz.)
Rodney Frelinghuysen (R-N.J.)
Marcia Fudge (D-Ohio)

  

G

Elton Gallegly (R-Calif.)
John Garamendi (D-Ca.)
Cory Gardner (R-Colo.)
Scott Garrett (R-N.J.)
Jim Gerlach (R-Pa.)
Bob Gibbs (R-Ohio)
Chris Gibson (R-N.Y.)
Gabrielle Giffords (D-Ariz.)
Phil Gingrey (R-Ga.)
Louie Gohmert (R-Texas)
Charles Gonzalez (D-Texas)
Bob Goodlatte (R-Va.)
Paul Gosar (R-Ariz.)

 

Trey Gowdy (R-S.C.)
Kay Granger (R-Texas)
Sam Graves (R-Mo.)
Rep. Tom Graves (R-Ga.)
Al Green (D-Texas)
Gene Green (D-Texas)
Timothy Griffin (R-Ark.)
Morgan Griffith (R-Va.)
Raúl Grijalva (D-Ariz.)
Michael Grimm (R-N.Y.)
Frank Guinta (R-N.H.)
Brett Guthrie (R-Ky.)
Luis Gutierrez (D-Ill.)

  

H

Ralph Hall (R-Texas)
Colleen Hanabusa (D-Hawaii)
Richard Hanna (R-N.Y.)
Jane Harman (D-Calif.)
Gregg Harper (R-Miss.)
Andrew Harris (R-Md.)
Vicky Hartzler (R-Miss.)
Alcee Hastings (D-Fla.)
Doc Hastings (R-Wash.)
Nan Hayworth (R-N.Y.)
Martin Heinrich (D-N.M.)
Joe Heck (R-Nev.)
Dean Heller (R-Nev.)
Jeb Hensarling (R-Texas)
Wally Herger (R-Calif.)

 

Jaime Herrera Beutler (R-Wash.)
Brian Higgins (D-N.Y.)
Jim Himes (D-Conn.)
Maurice Hinchey (D-N.Y.)
Rubén Hinojosa (D-Texas)
Mazie Hirono (D-Hawaii)
Tim Holden (D-Pa.)
Rush Holt (D-N.J.)
Mike Honda (D-Calif.)
Steny Hoyer (D-Md.)
Tim Huelskamp (R-Kan.)
Bill Huizenga (R-Mich.)
Randy Hultgren (R-Ill.)
Duncan Hunter (R-Calif.)
Robert Hurt (R-Va.)

  

I

Jay Inslee (D-Wash.)

 

Steve Israel (D-N.Y.)
Darrell Issa (R-Calif.)

  

J

Jesse Jackson Jr. (D-Ill.)
Sheila Jackson Lee (D-Texas)
Lynn Jenkins (R-Kan.)
Eddie Bernice Johnson (D-Texas)
Bill Johnson (R-Ohio)

 

Hank Johnson (D-Ga.)
Sam Johnson (R-Texas)
Timothy Johnson (R-Ill.)
Walter Jones (R-N.C.)
Jim Jordan (R-Ohio)

  

K

Marcy Kaptur (D-Ohio)
William Keating (D-Mass.)
Mike Kelly (R-Pa.)
Dale Kildee (D-Mich.)
Ron Kind (D-Wis.)
Pete King (R-N.Y.)

 

Steve King (R-Iowa)
Jack Kingston (R-Ga.)
Adam Kinzinger (R-Ill.)
Larry Kissell (D-N.C.)
John Kline (R-Minn.)
Dennis Kucinich (D-Ohio)

  

L

Raul Labrador (R-Idaho)
Doug Lamborn (R-Colo.)
Leonard Lance (R-N.J.)
Jeff Landry (R- La.)
Jim Langevin (D-R.I.)
James Lankford (R-Okla.)
Rick Larsen (D-Wash.)
John B. Larson (D-Conn.)
Tom Latham (R-Iowa)
Steven C. LaTourette (R-Ohio)
Robert E. Latta (R-Ohio)
Jerry Lewis (R-Calif.)

 

John Lewis (D- Ga.)
Daniel Lipinski (D- Ill.)
Frank LoBiondo (R- N.J.)
David Loebsack (D-Iowa)
Zoe Lofgren (D-Calif.)
Bill Long (R-Mo.)
Nita Lowey (D-N.Y.)
Frank Lucas (R-Okla.)
Blaine Luetkemeyer (R-Mo.)
Ben Lujan (D- N.M.)
Cynthia M. Lummis (R- Wy.)
Daniel E. Lungren (R-Calif.)
Stephen Lynch (D-Mass.)

  

M

Connie Mack (R-Fla.)
Dan Maffei (D-N.Y.)
Carolyn Maloney (D-N.Y.)
Don Manzullo (R-Ill.)
Kenny Marchant (R-Texas)
Tom Marino (R-Pa.)
Edward Markey (D-Mass.)
Jim Matheson (D-Utah)
Doris Matsui (D-Calif.)
Carolyn McCarthy (D-N.Y.)
Kevin McCarthy (R-Calif.)
Michael McCaul (R-Texas)
Tom McClintock (R-Calif.)
Betty McCollum (D-Minn.)
Thaddeus McCotter (R-Mich.)
Jim McDermott (D-Wash.)
James McGovern (D-Mass.)
Patrick McHenry (R-N.C.)
Mike McIntyre (D-N.C.)

 

Buck McKeon (R-Calif.)
David McKinley (R-W.Va)
Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R-Wash.)
Jerry McNerney (D-Calif.)
Pat Meehan (R-Pa.)
Gregory Meeks (D-N.Y.)
John Mica (R-Fla.)
Mike Michaud (D-Maine)
Brad Miller (D-N.C.)
Candice Miller (R-Mich.)
Gary Miller (R-Calif.)
George Miller (D-Calif.)
Jeff Miller (R-Fla.)
Gwen Moore (D-Wis.)
Jim Moran (D-Va.)
Mick Mulvaney (R-S.C.)
Chris Murphy (D-Conn.)
Tim Murphy (R-Pa.)
Sue Myrick (R-N.C.)

  

N

Jerrold Nadler (D-N.Y.)
Grace Napolitano (D-Calif.)
Richard Neal (D-Mass.)
Randy Neugebauer (R-Texas)
Kristi Noem (R-S.D.)

 

Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-D.C.)
Rich Nugent (R-Fla.)
Devin Nunes (R-Calif.)
Alan Nunnelee (R-Miss.)

  

O

Pete Olson (R-Texas)
John Olver (D-Mass.)

 

Solomon Ortiz (D-Texas)
Bill Owens (D-N.Y., 23rd)

  

P

Steven Palazzo (R-Miss.)
Frank Pallone Jr. (D-N.J.)
Bill Pascrell (D-N.J.)
Ed Pastor (D-Ariz.)
Ron Paul (R-Texas)
Erik Paulsen (R-Minn.)
Donald Payne (D-N.J.)
Steve Pearce (R-N.M.)
Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.)
Mike Pence (R-Ind.)
Ed Perlmutter (D-Colo.)
Gary Peters (D-Mich.)
Collin Peterson (D-Minn.)

 

Tom Petri (R-Wis.)
Resident Commissioner Pedro Pierluisi (D-Puerto Rico)
Chellie Pingree (D-Maine)
Joe Pitts (R-Pa.)
Todd Platts (R-Pa.)
Ted Poe (R-Texas)
Jared Polis (D-Colo.)
Mike Pompeo (R-Kan.)
Bill Posey (R-Fla.)
David Price (D-N.C.)
Tom Price (R-Ga.)

  

Q

Ben Quayle (R-Ariz.)

 

Mike Quigley (D-Ill.)

  

R

Nick Rahall (D-W.Va.)
Charles Rangel (D-N.Y.)
Tom Reed (R-N.Y.)
Denny Rehberg (R-Mont.)
Dave Reichert (R-Wash.)
Jim Renacci (R-Ohio)
Silvestre Reyes (D-Texas)
Reid Ribble (R-Wis.)
Laura Richardson (D-Calif.)
Cedric Richmond (D-La.)
Scott Rigell (R-Va.)
David Rivera (R-Fla.)
Martha Roby (R-Ala.)
Phil Roe (R-Tenn.)
Hal Rogers (R-Ky.)
Mike Rogers (R-Ala.)
Mike Rogers (R-Mich.)

 

Michael Rogers (R-Mich.)
Dana Rohrabacher (R-Calif.)
Todd Rokita (R-Ind.)
Tom Rooney (R-Fla.)
Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (R-Fla.)
Peter Roskam (R-Ill.)
Dennis Ross (R-Fla.)
Mike Ross (D-Ark.)
Steve Rothman (D-N.J.)
Lucille Roybal-Allard (D-Calif.)
Ed Royce (R-Calif.)
Jon Runyan (R-N.J.)
Dutch Ruppersberger (D-Md.)
Bobby Rush (D-Ill.)
Paul Ryan (R-Wis.)
Tim Ryan (D-Ohio)

  

S

Del. Gregorio Sablan (I-Northern Mariana Islands)
Linda Sanchez (D-Calif.)
Loretta Sanchez (D-Calif.)
John Sarbanes (D-Md.)
Steve Scalise (R-La.)
Jan Schakowsky (D-Ill.)
Adam Schiff (D-Calif.)
Bobby Schilling (R-Ill.)
Jean Schmidt (R-Ohio)
Aaron Schock (R-Ill.)
Kurt Schrader (D-Ore.)
Allyson Schwartz (D-Pa.)
David Schweikert (R-Ariz.)
Austin Scott (R-Ga.)
David Scott (D-Ga.)
Robert “Bobby” Scott (D-Va)
Tim Scott (R-S.C.)
James Sensenbrenner Jr. (R-Wis.)
Pete Sessions (R-Texas)
José Serrano (D-N.Y.)

 

Terri Sewell (D-Ala.)
Brad Sherman (D-Calif.)
John Shimkus (R-Ill.)
Heath Shuler (D-N.C.)
Bill Shuster (R-Pa.)
Mike Simpson (R-Idaho)
Albio Sires (D-N.J.)
Louise Slaughter (D-N.Y.)
Adam Smith (D-Wash.)
Adrian Smith (R-Neb.)
Chris Smith (R-N.J.)
Lamar Smith (R-Texas)
Steve Southerland (R-Fla.)
Jackie Speier (D-Calif.)
Pete Stark (D-Calif.)
Cliff Stearns (R-Fla.)
Steve Stivers (R-Ohio)
Marlin Stutzman (R-Ind.)
John Sullivan (R-Okla.)
Betty Sutton (D-Ohio)

  

T

Lee Terry (R-Neb.)
Bennie Thompson (D-Miss.)
Glenn Thompson (R-Pa.)
Mike Thompson (D-Calif.)
Mac Thornberry (R-Texas)
Patrick Tiberi (R-Ohio)

 

Scott Tipton (R-Colo.)
John Tierney (D-Mass.)
Paul Tonko (D-N.Y.)
Edolphus Towns (D-N.Y.)
Niki Tsongas (D-Mass.)
Michael Turner (R-Ohio)

  

U

Fred Upton (R-Mich.)

 
  

V

Chris Van Hollen (D-Md.)
Nydia Velázquez (D-N.Y.)

 

Pete Visclosky (D-Ind.)

  

W

Tim Walberg (R-Mich.)
Greg Walden (R-Ore.)
Joe Walsh (R-Ill.)
Tim Walz (D-Minn.)
Debbie Wasserman Schultz (D-Fla.)
Maxine Waters (D-Calif.)
Mel Watt (D-N.C.)
Henry Waxman (D-Calif.)
Daniel Webster (R-Fla.)
Anthony Weiner (D-N.Y.)
Peter Welch (D-Vt.)


 

Allen West (R-Fla.)
Lynn Westmoreland (R-Ga.)
Ed Whitfield (R-Ky.)
Frederica Wilson (D-Fla.)
Joe Wilson (R-S.C.)
Rob Wittman (R-Va.)
Frank Wolf (R-Va.)
Steve Womack (R-Ark.)
Rob Woodall (R-Ga.)
Lynn Woolsey (D-Calif.)
David Wu (D-Ore.)

  

Y

John Yarmuth (D-Ky.)
Kevin Yoder (R-Kan.)
Bill Young (R-Fla.)

 

Don Young (R-Alaska)
Todd Young (R-Ind.)