Ratings: Who are these organizations?

The purpose of these ratings is to show how each elected official's voting record lines up with the policy and issue agendas of various organizations across the political spectrum.  See below to find out more about each of these organizations.

American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO)

American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees (AFSCME)

Associated General Contractors of America (AGC)

Business Industry Political Action Committee (BIPAC)

League of Conservation Voters (LCV)

National Association of Manufacturers (NAM)

National Federation of Independent Business (NFIB)

National Retail Federation (NRF)

National Small Business Association (NSBA)

Unites Auto Workers of America (UAW)

Service Employees International Union (SEIU)

United States Chamber of Commerce (USCC)