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Rep. Trent Franks
Grade Scoresheet
Updated March 02, 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

2 actions100%A+

Reduce Chain Migration

No Grade

Reduce Visa Lottery

No Grade

Reduce Unnecessary Worker Visas

No Grade

Reduce Refugee and Asylum Fraud

No Grade

Reduce Amnesty Enticements

2 actions100%A+

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Reduce Anchor Baby Citizenship

No Grade

Reduce Illegal Immigration Rewards

No Grade

Reduce Illegal Immigration at Borders

No Grade

Reduce Illegal Jobs and Presence

No Grade

Challenge Status Quo

No Grade

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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

22 actions73%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

No Grade

Reduce Amnesty Enticements

4 actions100%A+

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Reduce Anchor Baby Citizenship

1 action100%A+

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Reduce Illegal Immigration Rewards

3 actions89% 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

3 actions43%C-

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Reduce Illegal Jobs and Presence

9 actions88%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) B+

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

129 actions85%B+

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

10 actions88%A-

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Reduce Amnesty Enticements

11 actions100%A+

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Reduce Anchor Baby Citizenship

5 actions100%A+

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Reduce Illegal Immigration Rewards

24 actions94%A

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Reduce Illegal Immigration at Borders

35 actions92%A

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Reduce Illegal Jobs and Presence

59 actions96%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

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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

Representative Trent Franks

Trent Franks

Representative, Republican

Arizona, District 8 ()

Served in House: 2003-