Sen. Jeff Merkley (D-Ore.)




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 100

National Right to Life Center 0
Civil Rights ACLU 100

Human Rights Campaign NR
Ideology American Conservative Union 4

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 D-

U.S. Border Control NR
Public Health American Public Health Association 100
Senior Citizens Alliance for Retired Americans 100


FISCAL ISSUES RATINGS
Issue Organization Rating
Business and Labor AFL-CIO 100

National Education Association A

AFSCME NR

BIPAC NR

Chamber of Commerce NR

Club for Growth 0

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

Citizens Against Government Waste 8

National Taxpayers Union 6


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

Center for Security Policy NR

Friends Committee on National Legislation NR

Peace Action 80
Guns Gunowners of America F

Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence 66