Rep. Bill Owens (D-N.Y., 23rd)




The Hill's Lawmaker Ratings

The number ratings on each lawmaker's page are from zero to 100, which is the scale used by most advocacy organizations. Where a letter rating is used, the range is from A to F.

SOCIAL ISSUES RATINGS
Issue Organization Rating
Abortion NARAL Pro-Choice America NR
  National Right to Life Center NR
Civil Rights ACLU 80
  Human Rights Campaign NR
Ideology American Conservative Union NR
  Americans for Democratic Action NR
  Drum Major Institute NR
  Family Research Council NR
Children Children's Defense Fund NR
Environment League of Conservation Voters 100
Immigration Numbers USA F-
  U.S. Border Control NR
Public Health American Public Health Association NR
Senior Citizens Alliance for Retired Americans 75


FISCAL ISSUES RATINGS
Issue Organization Rating
Business and Labor AFL-CIO 100
  National Education Association NR
  AFSCME 100
  BIPAC NR
  Chamber of Commerce 43
  Club for Growth NR
  National Federation of Independent Business NR
Taxes & Spending Americans for Tax Reform NR
  Citizens Against Government Waste NR
  National Taxpayers Union NR


SECURITY ISSUES RATINGS
Issue Organization Rating
Defense and Peace Council for a Livable World NR
  Center for Security Policy 0
  Friends Committee on National Legislation NR
  Peace Action 100
Guns Gunowners of America NR
  Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence NR