Sen. Ben Nelson (D-Neb.)




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 15

National Right to Life Center 66
Civil Rights ACLU 60

Human Rights Campaign 65
Ideology American Conservative Union 44

Americans for Democratic Action 75

Drum Major Institute C

Family Research Council 88
Children Children's Defense Fund 90
Environment League of Conservation Voters 55
Immigration Numbers USA B

U.S. Border Control 78.57
Public Health American Public Health Association 71
Senior Citizens Alliance for Retired Americans 64


FISCAL ISSUES RATINGS
Issue Organization Rating
Business and Labor AFL-CIO 75

National Education Association A

AFSCME 89

BIPAC 23

Chamber of Commerce 71

Club for Growth 30

National Federation of Independent Business 83
Taxes & Spending Americans for Tax Reform 40

Citizens Against Government Waste 18

National Taxpayers Union 27


SECURITY ISSUES RATINGS
Issue Organization Rating
Defense and Peace Council for a Livable World 40

Center for Security Policy 71

Friends Committee on National Legislation 50

Peace Action 50
Guns Gunowners of America C

Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence 7