Rep. Jim Costa (D-Calif., 20th)



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 50

National Right to Life Center 20
Civil Rights ACLU 67

Human Rights Campaign 80
Ideology American Conservative Union 12

Americans for Democratic Action 80

Drum Major Institute B

Family Research Council 11
Children Children's Defense Fund 100
Environment League of Conservation Voters 71
Immigration Numbers USA D-

U.S. Border Control NR
Public Health American Public Health Association 78
Senior Citizens Alliance for Retired Americans 100


FISCAL ISSUES RATINGS
Issue Organization Rating
Business and Labor AFL-CIO 93

National Education Association A

AFSCME 100

BIPAC 40

Chamber of Commerce 67

Club for Growth 19

National Federation of Independent Business 73
Taxes & Spending Americans for Tax Reform 5

Citizens Against Government Waste 13

National Taxpayers Union 11


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

Center for Security Policy 25

Friends Committee on National Legislation 50

Peace Action 38
Guns Gunowners of America D-

Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence 16