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Rep. Trent Franks
Grade Scoresheet
Updated March 30, 2015

This Congress (2015) A+

The overall grade is calculated by averaging together the subject grades.Congress Members are assigned points based on their actions in each subject.

This Congress Overall Grade

8 actions96%A+

Reduce Chain Migration

No Grade

Reduce Visa Lottery

No Grade

Reduce Unnecessary Worker Visas

No Grade

Reduce Refugee and Asylum Fraud

1 action100%A+

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Reduce Amnesty Enticements

3 actions100%A+

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Reduce Anchor Baby Citizenship

1 action100%A+

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Reduce Illegal Immigration Rewards

1 action89% The effects of the actions taken by this Member in this category are strong enough to warrant a grade but not great enough to have earned the superlative grades of A and A+, which are reserved for Members who have been assertive enough to find and take actions beyond a moderate level. Regardless of the percentage score in these cases, a score of 89% and a grade of A-minus are the highest that can be achieved.A-

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Reduce Illegal Immigration at Borders

No Grade

Reduce Illegal Jobs and Presence

3 actions100%A+

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Challenge Status Quo

1 action89% The effects of the actions taken by this Member in this category are strong enough to warrant a grade but not great enough to have earned the superlative grades of A and A+, which are reserved for Members who have been assertive enough to find and take actions beyond a moderate level. Regardless of the percentage score in these cases, a score of 89% and a grade of A-minus are the highest that can be achieved.A-

Total Points
0 out of 12 points

Reduce Chain Migration:
No Grade

0 out of 2 points
bad

Reduce Visa Lottery:
No Grade

0 out of 2 points
bad

Reduce Unnecessary Worker Visas:
No Grade

0 out of 2 points
bad

Reduce Anchor Baby Citizenship:
Acted Negatively

0 out of 2 points
bad

Reduce Illegal Immigration at Borders:
No Grade

0 out of 2 points
bad

Reduce Illegal Jobs and Presence:
Acted Negatively

0 out of 2 points
bad

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F-
0-5

F
6-15

D-
16-20

D
21-30

D+
31-35

C-
36-45

C
46-55

C+
56-65

B-
66-70

B
71-80

B+
81-85

A-
86-89

A
90-94

A+
95-100

Recent (2013 - 2015) B

The overall grade is calculated by averaging together the subject grades.Congress Members are assigned points based on their actions in each subject.

Overall Recent Grade

28 actions80%B

Reduce Chain Migration

No Grade

Reduce Visa Lottery

1 action100%A+

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Reduce Unnecessary Worker Visas

1 action0%F-

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Reduce Refugee and Asylum Fraud

1 action100%A+

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Reduce Amnesty Enticements

5 actions100%A+

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Reduce Anchor Baby Citizenship

2 actions100%A+

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Reduce Illegal Immigration Rewards

4 actions100%A+

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Reduce Illegal Immigration at Borders

3 actions43%C-

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Reduce Illegal Jobs and Presence

12 actions98%A+

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Challenge Status Quo

minimal action When a Member's actions in a category are very small and fail to reach a minimum threshold, we list the action (click "Show Actions") but don't give any grade.

Total Points
6 out of 12 points

Reduce Chain Migration:
No Grade

0 out of 2 points
bad

Reduce Visa Lottery:
Took Strong Positive Action

2 out of 2 points
good

Reduce Unnecessary Worker Visas:
Acted Negatively

0 out of 2 points
bad

Reduce Anchor Baby Citizenship:
Took Strong Positive Action

2 out of 2 points
good

Reduce Illegal Immigration at Borders:
Acted Negatively

0 out of 2 points
bad

Reduce Illegal Jobs and Presence:
Took Strong Positive Action

2 out of 2 points
good

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F-
0-5

F
6-15

D-
16-20

D
21-30

D+
31-35

C-
36-45

C
46-55

C+
56-65

B-
66-70

B
71-80

B+
81-85

A-
86-89

A
90-94

A+
95-100

Career (2003 - 2015) A-

The overall grade is calculated by averaging together the subject grades.Congress Members are assigned points based on their actions in each subject.

Career Grade

135 actions87%A-

Reduce Chain Migration

1 action100%A+

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Reduce Visa Lottery

11 actions100%A+

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Reduce Unnecessary Worker Visas

6 actions0%F-

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Reduce Refugee and Asylum Fraud

11 actions99%A+

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Reduce Amnesty Enticements

12 actions100%A+

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Reduce Anchor Baby Citizenship

6 actions100%A+

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Reduce Illegal Immigration Rewards

25 actions94%A

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Reduce Illegal Immigration at Borders

35 actions92%A

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Reduce Illegal Jobs and Presence

62 actions98%A+

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Challenge Status Quo

minimal action When a Member's actions in a category are very small and fail to reach a minimum threshold, we list the action (click "Show Actions") but don't give any grade.

Total Points
10 out of 12 points

Reduce Chain Migration:
Took Strong Positive Action

2 out of 2 points
good

Reduce Visa Lottery:
Took Strong Positive Action

2 out of 2 points
good

Reduce Unnecessary Worker Visas:
Acted Negatively

0 out of 2 points
bad

Reduce Anchor Baby Citizenship:
Took Strong Positive Action

2 out of 2 points
good

Reduce Illegal Immigration at Borders:
Took Strong Positive Action

2 out of 2 points
good

Reduce Illegal Jobs and Presence:
Took Strong Positive Action

2 out of 2 points
good

Show Actions

F-
0-5

F
6-15

D-
16-20

D
21-30

D+
31-35

C-
36-45

C
46-55

C+
56-65

B-
66-70

B
71-80

B+
81-85

A-
86-89

A
90-94

A+
95-100

Representative Trent Franks

Trent Franks

Representative, Republican

Arizona, District 8 ()

Served in House: 2003-