Rep. Melissa Bean (D-Ill., 8th)




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 80
Ideology American Conservative Union 16

Americans for Democratic Action 65

Drum Major Institute B

Family Research Council 5
Children Children's Defense Fund 70
Environment League of Conservation Voters 100
Immigration Numbers USA B

U.S. Border Control NR
Public Health American Public Health Association 100
Senior Citizens Alliance for Retired Americans 90


FISCAL ISSUES RATINGS
Issue Organization Rating
Business and Labor AFL-CIO 80

National Education Association A

AFSCME 71

BIPAC 50

Chamber of Commerce 83

Club for Growth 16

National Federation of Independent Business 64
Taxes & Spending Americans for Tax Reform 25

Citizens Against Government Waste 40

National Taxpayers Union 17


SECURITY ISSUES RATINGS
Issue Organization Rating
Defense and Peace Council for a Livable World 37

Center for Security Policy 50

Friends Committee on National Legislation 50

Peace Action 31
Guns Gunowners of America F

Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence 66