Rep. Bennie Thompson (D-Miss., 2nd)




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 83
  Human Rights Campaign 75
Ideology American Conservative Union 0
  Americans for Democratic Action 90
  Drum Major Institute A+
  Family Research Council 5
Children Children's Defense Fund 100
Environment League of Conservation Voters 100
Immigration Numbers USA F-
  U.S. Border Control 4.35
Public Health American Public Health Association 100
Senior Citizens Alliance for Retired Americans 98


FISCAL ISSUES RATINGS
Issue Organization Rating
Business and Labor AFL-CIO 96
  National Education Association A
  AFSCME 100
  BIPAC 0
  Chamber of Commerce 50
  Club for Growth 0
  National Federation of Independent Business 55
Taxes & Spending Americans for Tax Reform 0
  Citizens Against Government Waste 8
  National Taxpayers Union 1


SECURITY ISSUES RATINGS
Issue Organization Rating
Defense and Peace Council for a Livable World 87
  Center for Security Policy 0
  Friends Committee on National Legislation 100
  Peace Action 54
Guns Gunowners of America F
  Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence 90