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Alabama
Member Name
2004 Score
2003 Score
Lifetime Rating
Years Of Service
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25
Senate
SESSIONS J
96
95
97.63
7
+ - + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + A A
SHELBY R
84
79
73.70
25
+ - + + + + + + + + + + - + + + - + + + + - + + +
Alaska
Member Name
2004 Score
2003 Score
Lifetime Rating
Years Of Service
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25
Senate
MURKOWSKI L
74
74
72.00
2
+ + - - + + + + + + + A + + - - + - + + A + - + +
STEVENS T
92
74
64.02
36
+ + - + + + + + + + + + + + + + + - + + + + + + +
Arizona
Member Name
2004 Score
2003 Score
Lifetime Rating
Years Of Service
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25
Senate
KYL J
100
95
96.96
17
+ + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + +
MCCAIN J
72
74
83.14
21
- - - - + + + + - + + + + + + - + + + + + - + + +
Arkansas
Member Name
2004 Score
2003 Score
Lifetime Rating
Years Of Service
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25
Senate
Lincoln (Lambert) B
20
21
21.43
10
+ - - - - + - - - + - - - + - - - - - - + - - - -
Pryor M
20
26
25.00
2
+ - - - - + - - - - + - - - - - - - - + + - - - -
California
Member Name
2004 Score
2003 Score
Lifetime Rating
Years Of Service
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25
Senate
Boxer B
4
5
2.36
21
- - - - - - - - - - - - - + - - - - - - - A - - -
Feinstein D
4
5
10.75
11
+ - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Colorado
Member Name
2004 Score
2003 Score
Lifetime Rating
Years Of Service
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25
Senate
ALLARD W
96
74
95.52
13
- + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + +
CAMPBELL B
90
89
54.97
17
+ + A A + + + + + + + + + + - + + - + + + A + A A
Connecticut
Member Name
2004 Score
2003 Score
Lifetime Rating
Years Of Service
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25
Senate
Dodd C
4
11
8.27
29
+ - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Lieberman J
0
0
17.37
15
X - - - - - - - - - - - A - - - - - - - - - - - -
Delaware
Member Name
2004 Score
2003 Score
Lifetime Rating
Years Of Service
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25
Senate
Biden J
0
22
13.88
31
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - A - - -
Carper T
12
11
17.50
14
+ - - - - - - - - - + - - - - - - - - - - - - - +
Florida
Member Name
2004 Score
2003 Score
Lifetime Rating
Years Of Service
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25
Senate
Graham B
8
15
17.99
17
- + - - - - - - - + - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nelson B
4
56
14.00
4
+ - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Georgia
Member Name
2004 Score
2003 Score
Lifetime Rating
Years Of Service
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25
Senate
CHAMBLISS S
96
95
94.05
10
X + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + - + + + + + + + +
Miller Z
96
80
72.75
4
+ + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + - + + + + + + +
Hawaii
Member Name
2004 Score
2003 Score
Lifetime Rating
Years Of Service
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25
Senate
Akaka D
5
6
7.69
28
+ - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - A A A
Inouye D
8
11
7.27
41
+ - - - - - - - - - - - - + - - - - - - - - - - -
Idaho
Member Name
2004 Score
2003 Score
Lifetime Rating
Years Of Service
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25
Senate
CRAIG L
96
95
93.57
23
+ + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + - + + +
CRAPO M
92
94
92.72
12
+ + + + + + + + + + + + - + + + - + + + + + + + +
Illinois
Member Name
2004 Score
2003 Score
Lifetime Rating
Years Of Service
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25
Senate
Durbin R
4
5
7.14
21
+ - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
FITZGERALD P
83
95
87.78
6
+ - - + - - + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + A + + +
Indiana
Member Name
2004 Score
2003 Score
Lifetime Rating
Years Of Service
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25
Senate
Bayh E
20
26
21.67
6
- - - - - - - - - + - - - + - - - - + + - - + - -
LUGAR R
84
84
78.81
27
+ + - + - - + + + + + + + + + + + - + + + + + + +
Iowa
Member Name
2004 Score
2003 Score
Lifetime Rating
Years Of Service
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25
Senate
GRASSLEY C
96
84
82.75
29
+ + - + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + +
Harkin T
8
11
8.79
29
+ + - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Kansas
Member Name
2004 Score
2003 Score
Lifetime Rating
Years Of Service
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25
Senate
BROWNBACK S
96
84
94.14
9
+ + - + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + +
ROBERTS P
92
95
86.96
23
+ + - + + + + + + + + + + + + - + + + + + + + + +
Kentucky
Member Name
2004 Score
2003 Score
Lifetime Rating
Years Of Service
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25
Senate
BUNNING J
100
89
95.02
18
+ + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + A +
MCCONNELL M
96
89
89.48
19
+ + - + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + +
Louisiana
Member Name
2004 Score
2003 Score
Lifetime Rating
Years Of Service
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25
Senate
Breaux J
20
37
45.46
32
+ - - - - + - - - + + - - - - - - - - - + - - - -
Landrieu M
32
21
17.30
7
+ - - - + + - - - + + - - + - - - - + - + - - - -
Maine
Member Name
2004 Score
2003 Score
Lifetime Rating
Years Of Service
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25
Senate
COLLINS S
68
47
57.33
7
+ + - - - + + + - + + + + + + - - - + + - + + + +
SNOWE O
60
37
51.09
25
- + - - - + + + - + - + + + - - + - + + - + + + +
Maryland
Member Name
2004 Score
2003 Score
Lifetime Rating
Years Of Service
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25
Senate
Mikulski B
8
11
6.62
27
+ - - - - - - - - - - - - + - - - - - - - A - - -
Sarbanes P
0
5
5.09
33
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Massachusetts
Member Name
2004 Score
2003 Score
Lifetime Rating
Years Of Service
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25
Senate
Kennedy E
0
5
2.60
43
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Kerry J
0
13
5.18
19
X A A A - - A - - A - A A A A A A A A A A A A A A
Michigan
Member Name
2004 Score
2003 Score
Lifetime Rating
Years Of Service
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25
Senate
Levin C
0
21
6.74
25
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Stabenow D
8
16
11.00
8
- - - - - - - - - + - - - + - - - - - - - - - - -
Minnesota
Member Name
2004 Score
2003 Score
Lifetime Rating
Years Of Service
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25
Senate
COLEMAN N
84
89
84.50
2
+ + - + + + + + + + + + + + + - - - + + + + + + +
Dayton M
12
16
10.00
4
- - - - - - - - - + + - - + - - - - - - - - - - -
Mississippi
Member Name
2004 Score
2003 Score
Lifetime Rating
Years Of Service
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25
Senate
COCHRAN T
92
89
80.47
31
+ + - + + + + + + + + + + - + + + + + + + + + + +
LOTT T
96
89
92.56
31
+ + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + - + + + + + + + A
Missouri
Member Name
2004 Score
2003 Score
Lifetime Rating
Years Of Service
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25
Senate
BOND C
96
84
82.31
17
+ + + - + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + +
TALENT J
96
89
93.80
10
+ + + - + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + +
Montana
Member Name
2004 Score
2003 Score
Lifetime Rating
Years Of Service
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25
Senate
Baucus M
29
16
13.91
29
X + - - + + - - - + - - - + - - - - - + - - + - -
BURNS C
100
84
89.93
15
+ + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + +
Nebraska
Member Name
2004 Score
2003 Score
Lifetime Rating
Years Of Service
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25
Senate
HAGEL C
87
100
85.18
7
X + - + + + + + + + + + + + + - + + + + + A + + -
Nelson B
52
16
51.53
4
+ + - - + + - + - + + - - + - - - - + + + + + - -
Nevada
Member Name
2004 Score
2003 Score
Lifetime Rating
Years Of Service
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25
Senate
ENSIGN J
92
100
93.26
8
- + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + - + + + A + + +
Reid H
21
17
20.95
21
+ + - - + + - - - A + - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
New Hampshire
Member Name
2004 Score
2003 Score
Lifetime Rating
Years Of Service
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25
Senate
GREGG J
88
84
79.35
19
+ + - + - + + + + + A + + + + + + - + + + + + + +
SUNUNU J
100
95
95.04
8
+ + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + +
New Jersey
Member Name
2004 Score
2003 Score
Lifetime Rating
Years Of Service
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25
Senate
Corzine J
4
11
4.75
4
- - - - - - - - - - - - - + - - - - - - - - - - -
Lautenberg F
0
11
5.75
19
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
New Mexico
Member Name
2004 Score
2003 Score
Lifetime Rating
Years Of Service
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25
Senate
Bingaman J
12
5
12.73
21
+ - - - - - - - - - + - - - - - - - - - - - - - +
DOMENICI P
95
89
73.72
31
X + - + + A + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + A
New York
Member Name
2004 Score
2003 Score
Lifetime Rating
Years Of Service
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25
Senate
Clinton H
0
5
8.50
4
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - A A - -
Schumer C
12
5
6.24
24
+ - - - - - - - - + - - - + - - - - - - - - - - -
North Carolina
Member Name
2004 Score
2003 Score
Lifetime Rating
Years Of Service
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25
Senate
DOLE E
92
84
86.00
2
+ - + - + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + A + +
Edwards J
0
7
10.22
6
X A A A - A - - - A - - - A - - - - - - A A A A A
North Dakota
Member Name
2004 Score
2003 Score
Lifetime Rating
Years Of Service
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25
Senate
Conrad K
20
16
20.26
17
- + - - - - - - - + + - - - - - - - - - - - + - +
Dorgan B
20
11
17.55
23
- + - - - + - - - + + - - - - - - - - - - - - - +
Ohio
Member Name
2004 Score
2003 Score
Lifetime Rating
Years Of Service
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25
Senate
DEWINE M
68
89
81.51
17
+ - - - - - + + + - + + + + + + - - + + + + + + +
VOINOVICH G
76
88
78.85
6
+ + - - - + + + + + + + + - + + - - + + + + + + +
Oklahoma
Member Name
2004 Score
2003 Score
Lifetime Rating
Years Of Service
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25
Senate
INHOFE J
100
89
97.23
17
+ + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + A + + + + +
NICKLES D
100
100
96.16
23
+ + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + +
Oregon
Member Name
2004 Score
2003 Score
Lifetime Rating
Years Of Service
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25
Senate
SMITH G
76
82
76.82
7
+ - - - - + + + + + + + + + + + - - + + + + + + +
Wyden R
4
16
9.87
23
- - - - - - - - - - - - - + - - - - - - - - - - -
Pennsylvania
Member Name
2004 Score
2003 Score
Lifetime Rating
Years Of Service
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25
Senate
SANTORUM R
96
89
87.31
13
+ + - + + + + + + + + + + + + A + + + + + A + + +
Specter A
75
68
44.07
23
+ + + - + + + + + + + + + + - - - - + + + + A + -
Rhode Island
Member Name
2004 Score
2003 Score
Lifetime Rating
Years Of Service
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25
Senate
CHAFEE L
40
32
41.40
5
+ - - - - - + - - - - + + + - - - - + - - + + + +
Reed J
0
16
7.97
13
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
South Carolina
Member Name
2004 Score
2003 Score
Lifetime Rating
Years Of Service
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25
Senate
GRAHAM L
92
89
90.81
9
+ + + + + + + + + + + + - + + + - + + + + + + + +
Hollings F
8
17
36.35
38
+ - - - - - - - - + - - - - - A - - - - - - - - -
South Dakota
Member Name
2004 Score
2003 Score
Lifetime Rating
Years Of Service
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25
Senate
Daschle T
16
5
13.20
25
- + - - - + - - - + + - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Johnson T
11
11
20.41
18
- + + - A A A A A A - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Tennessee
Member Name
2004 Score
2003 Score
Lifetime Rating
Years Of Service
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25
Senate
ALEXANDER L
92
89
88.50
2
+ + + + + + + + + + + + + - + + + - + + + + + + +
FRIST B
92
95
88.60
9
+ - - + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + +
Texas
Member Name
2004 Score
2003 Score
Lifetime Rating
Years Of Service
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25
Senate
CORNYN J
100
89
92.50
2
+ + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + +
HUTCHISON K
84
79
90.84
10
+ + - + + + + + + + + + + - + + + + + + - + + + -
Utah
Member Name
2004 Score
2003 Score
Lifetime Rating
Years Of Service
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25
Senate
BENNETT R
88
84
86.22
35
+ + - + + + + + + + + + + + + + - - + A + + + + +
HATCH O
96
84
90.08
27
+ + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + - + + + + + + + +
Vermont
Member Name
2004 Score
2003 Score
Lifetime Rating
Years Of Service
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25
Senate
Jeffords J
4
11
25.11
29
- + - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - A - - - - - - -
Leahy P
8
11
6.46
29
- + - - - - - - - - - - - + - - - - - - - - - - -
Virginia
Member Name
2004 Score
2003 Score
Lifetime Rating
Years Of Service
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25
Senate
ALLEN G
92
89
90.83
6
+ + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + - - + + + + + + +
WARNER J
72
84
81.22
25
+ - - + - - + + + + + + + + + - + - + + - + + + +
Washington
Member Name
2004 Score
2003 Score
Lifetime Rating
Years Of Service
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25
Senate
Cantwell M
8
11
11.75
6
+ - - - - - - - - - - - - + - - - - - - - - - - -
Murray P
8
5
3.55
11
+ - - - - - - - - - - - A + - - - - - - - - - - -
West Virginia
Member Name
2004 Score
2003 Score
Lifetime Rating
Years Of Service
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25
Senate
Byrd R
8
26
30.14
45
- + - - - - - - - - - - - + - - - - - - - A - - -
Rockefeller J
12
11
9.82
19
- + - - - + - - - - + - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Wisconsin
Member Name
2004 Score
2003 Score
Lifetime Rating
Years Of Service
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25
Senate
Feingold R
8
21
12.01
11
- + - - + - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Kohl H
4
21
15.00
15
- + - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Wyoming
Member Name
2004 Score
2003 Score
Lifetime Rating
Years Of Service
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25
Senate
ENZI M
96
84
90.35
7
+ + + + + + + + + + + + + - + + + + + + + A + + +
THOMAS C
100
89
88.28
15
+ + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + + +

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