Rep. Jim McDermott (D-Wash., 7th)




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 100
Ideology American Conservative Union 4
  Americans for Democratic Action 95
  Drum Major Institute A+
  Family Research Council 5
Children Children's Defense Fund 80
Environment League of Conservation Voters 93
Immigration Numbers USA F-
  U.S. Border Control NR
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 94
  National Education Association A
  AFSCME 100
  BIPAC 10
  Chamber of Commerce 50
  Club for Growth 6
  National Federation of Independent Business 55
Taxes & Spending Americans for Tax Reform 15
  Citizens Against Government Waste 9
  National Taxpayers Union 5


SECURITY ISSUES RATINGS
Issue Organization Rating
Defense and Peace Council for a Livable World 100
  Center for Security Policy 8
  Friends Committee on National Legislation 100
  Peace Action 92
Guns Gunowners of America F
  Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence 100

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