Updated Time: CCAGW to Release 2013 Congressional Ratings

WASHINGTON--()--On June 3, 2014, the Council for Citizens Against Government Waste (CCAGW) will release its 2013 Congressional Ratings, highlighting the voting records of all 535 members of Congress. The report, which CCAGW has issued since 1989, identifies members whose voting records helped protect and save the taxpayers’ money, as well as those who consistently voted against the peoples’ fiscal interests.

CCAGW’s 2013 Congressional Ratings for the first session of the 113th Congress scored 80 votes in the House of Representatives and 48 votes in the Senate. CCAGW rates members on a 0 to 100 percent scale. Members are placed in the following categories: 0-19 percent; Hostile; 20-39 percent; Unfriendly; 40-59 percent; Lukewarm; 60-79 percent; Friendly; 80-99 percent; Taxpayer Hero; 100% Taxpayer Super Hero.

     

Who:

The Council for Citizens Against Government Waste

What:

2013 Congressional Ratings

When:

Tuesday, June 3, 2014 at 2 p.m. EDT

 

An online version of the 2013 Congressional Ratings with full vote descriptions will be available the day of the release at www.ccagwratings.org.

For answers to further questions, to schedule an interview, or to order a hard copy, please contact Alexandra Booze at 202-467-5318 or by e-mail at abooze@cagw.org or Leslie K. Paige at 202-467-5300 or lpaige@cagw.org.

The Council for Citizens Against Government Waste is the lobbying arm of Citizens Against Government Waste, the nation’s largest nonpartisan, nonprofit organization dedicated to eliminating waste, fraud, abuse, and mismanagement in government.

Contacts

Council for Citizens Against Government Waste (CCAGW)
Alexandra Booze, 202-467-5318
or
Leslie K. Paige, 202-467-5300

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Contacts

Council for Citizens Against Government Waste (CCAGW)
Alexandra Booze, 202-467-5318
or
Leslie K. Paige, 202-467-5300