Our Research

By the Numbers

State Coverage

4

Number of states with statewide coverage in 2020

4

Number of states with coverage in 2019

16

Number of states with statewide and state legislative coverage in 2020

50

Number of states with coverage of federal races in 2020

Donation Records Searched

66,637,873

What candidates do with their pocketbooks tells us a lot about what's important to them.

Number of Candidates Researched

22,541

Number of Races Covered

10,863

Number of Endorsement Sources

1,367

Number of Partnering Organizations

     40

Number of Legislative Scorecards

213

Scorecards tell us how elected officials voted on key issues. We use the information from both conservative and liberal organizations.

We've only just begun preparation for 2020.

To learn more about how we use our data and do candidate evaluations, see our Frequently Asked Questions and Candidate Evaluation pages.

We wouldn't be able to do our research without your support. Please sign up to receive emails or donate today.