The American Conservative Union has been an influential voice in Washington for decades. A 2013 report by the conservative American Enterprise Institute (AEI) estimated that the first … WASHINGTON - This week, Congressman Randy Hultgren (IL-14) was honored by the American Conservative Union Foundation for his commitment to conservative values, scoring an 88 percent on the group's 2016 scorecard. Cornyn scored 77%. Last year 48. The scorecard, issued Tuesday by the American Conservative Union, also put Cornyn far below his fellow Texas senator, Ted Cruz. The American Conservative Union gives McCain a lifetime score of 82.3 percent. Ted Cruz, Marco Rubio and Rand Paul.The American Conservative Union released its congressional scorecard for … U.S. Sen. Jeff Sessions, left, and Rep. Bradley Byrne had the highest scores in the Senate and House delegations from the state of Alabama in the 2014 rankings of the American Conservative Union. – Today, the American Conservative Union Foundation (ACU) released its annual ratings of the United States Congress based on individual Members’ votes on key legislation important to conservatives. Sponsored by Rep. Tom McClintock (R-Calif,), the amendment would strike the proposed prohibition against another round of Base Realignment and Closure (BRAC). Sen. Susan Collins of Maine is the least conservative among Republican senators with a 23 percent score. The lifetime ACU scores for current GOP … The American Conservative Union Foundation has produced its rating of Tennessee legislators for 2017, giving the state Senate an overall average score of 86 and the House an average of 70 percent in voting the way the group wanted on selected issues. American Conservative Union (ACU) awarded U.S. Sen. Jim Inhofe (R-Okla.) last night with the “2018 Award for Conservative Excellence” for his strong conservative voting record in the Senate during 2018. These are the people that put on CPAC. Ted Cruz just edged out Marco Rubio and Rand Paul for the most conservative presidential candidate, according to the American Conservative Union. Kaine is a lifetime 0 rating. Our Senator Rounds is carrying around a 74.33% lifetime conservative rating. Throughout his time in Congress, Inhofe has earned an lifetime ACU score of 95.75 percent, the highest in the Oklahoma delegation. Hultgren's lifetime average on ACUF's scorecard is 85.25 percent. Currently, eight of Illinois' 20 delegates to the U.S. Congress are Republican, but only Hultgren and … The latest scorecard from the American Conservative Union is out, and the voters of Virginia might want to file a complaint about truth in advertising with the press corps. The scorecard, from the American Conservative Union (ACU), gives both Cochran and Alexander a 60 percent for 2013. “During my time in Congress a top priority of mine has been defending conservative principles and fiscal responsibility. Mr. Shadegg, who has compiled five 100 percent ratings in 10 years from the American Conservative Union (ACU), has a lifetime ACU rating of 97.6. Before he became Washington’s governor, former Rep. Jay Inslee had a lifetime … In that year, John McCain scored 63 and had a lifetime average of 81.43. The American Conservative Union (ACU) rated Gianforte’s conservatism in 2018 at 68 percent, 2017 at 61 percent and a lifetime score of 64.50 … His score inflates his how conservative he is in my opinion. Rep. Babin was one of only three Texas Congressmen to receive a perfect score in 2016 and is one of only seven … In fact, according to ACU stats, Barack Obama's lifetime Senate rating of 10 makes him more conservative than that trio. Alexandria, VA – The American Conservative Union (ACU) today announced its endorsement of Fred Keller for election in Pennsylvania to the United States House of Representatives in the 12 th District. Congressman Jim Sensenbrenner received an impressive 2015 score of 96 out of 100, and earned a significant lifetime rating of 90.19. … Wagner’s score coincided with a tough re-election fight with Democratic challenger Cort VanOstran and was higher than her lifetime ACU conservative rating of 82.9. He shared the top ranking with State Senator Mike Bell (R-Riceville). Freshman Joe Cao of New Orleans got the lowest score for a Republican in the House. The American Conservative Union rated Gianforte’s conservatism in 2018 at 68%, 2017 at 61% and a lifetime score of 64.5%. Klobuchar was Left of Sanders, with a 5% rating for that year and 4.70 across her Senate career. Klobuchar took 16%, with a lifetime 10. Lundberg rated 95 percent, earning him the group’s Award for Conservative Excellence. Ideologically, the American Conservative Union has given Paul a lifetime conservative rating of 96% and the Conservative Review gave him a 92% score. ... Mark Warner has a lifetime score of 10.33 percent conservative, but his last two annual scores have been a 4 and an 8. These ratings serve as a retrospective analysis to explain to voters, the media, scholars and activists how consistently lawmakers apply conservative principles when casting votes. Lifetime American Conservative Union scores for Sens. The Club for Growth rates him in … He got a 0 in 2014 and 2015. Lower score is more liberal, higher is more conservative. 55. In 2006 , he scored a 65 percent grade, however, for his votes on earmark disclosure, pork spending and damages caps for medical malpractice. They could be mistaken for Barbara Mikulski. Scores for all senators, including lifetime averages, are available here. So by this scale, Billie Sutton’s strong 2018 conservatism is almost indistinguishable from two thirds of our Congressional delegation’s lifetime ratings. However, as of 2017, ACUF gave Noem a lifetime score of 75.78%. RINO Senate Candidate Mark Kirk of Illinois got a high 72. His lifetime … The Texas senator received a 100 percent on his congressional scorecard from the American Conservative Union. WASHINGTON, DC – Congressman David Schweikert received a 97% score from the American Conservative Union Foundation (ACUF) 2019 Ratings of Congress for his strong conservative voting record during the First Session of the 116th Congress. •The American Conservative Union bestowed on Sanders a 9% rating for 2018 and a lifetime measure of 6.78. Beto O’Rourke is a Biden-esque 8.08, according to the American Conservative Union. In 2008, Sanders’ ACU rating was 8%, with a then-lifetime score of 6.44. NASHVILLE — The American Conservative Union (ACU) Foundation released its annual scorecard of the Tennessee General Assembly this week showing State Senator Jon Lundberg (R-Bristol) tied for the Senate’s top ranking. For the 44th year in a row, the American Conservative Union has released its annual ratings for lawmakers who either uphold conservative values - or … Rod Dreher is a senior editor at The American Conservative.He has written and edited for the New York Post, The Dallas Morning News, National Review, … Lifetime 57.5. He voted for Obamacare but likely wouldn't have voted for the final conference report.