Rep. Jo Ann Emerson (R-Mo., 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 0
  National Right to Life Center 100
Civil Rights ACLU 17
  Human Rights Campaign 0
Ideology American Conservative Union 72
  Americans for Democratic Action 65
  Drum Major Institute C
  Family Research Council 88
Children Children's Defense Fund 60
Environment League of Conservation Voters 14
Immigration Numbers USA B
  U.S. Border Control NR
Public Health American Public Health Association 33
Senior Citizens Alliance for Retired Americans 30


FISCAL ISSUES RATINGS
Issue Organization Rating
Business and Labor AFL-CIO 36
  National Education Association F
  AFSCME 57
  BIPAC 90
  Chamber of Commerce 83
  Club for Growth 57
  National Federation of Independent Business 91
Taxes & Spending Americans for Tax Reform 60
  Citizens Against Government Waste 56
  National Taxpayers Union 68


SECURITY ISSUES RATINGS
Issue Organization Rating
Defense and Peace Council for a Livable World 37
  Center for Security Policy 74
  Friends Committee on National Legislation 50
  Peace Action 17
Guns Gunowners of America A-
  Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence 6