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Sen. Richard Shelby's Immigration-Reduction Report Card

Updated December 05, 2021

This Congress (2021) B-

Overall Grade History
1989
2022

This Congress Overall Grade

7 actions69%

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

No Grade

Reduce Anchor Baby Citizenship

No Grade

Reduce Illegal Immigration Rewards

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.

Show Actions

Reduce Illegal Immigration at Borders

4 actions100%A+

Show Actions

Reduce Illegal Jobs and Presence

No Grade

Challenge Status Quo

38%C-

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

Recent (2019 - 2021) D+

Overall Grade History
1989
2022

Overall Recent Grade

11 actions34%

Reduce Chain Migration

No Grade

Reduce Visa Lottery

No Grade

Reduce Unnecessary Worker Visas

3 actions0%F-

Show Actions

Reduce Refugee and Asylum Fraud

No Grade

Reduce Amnesty Enticements

No Grade

Reduce Anchor Baby Citizenship

No Grade

Reduce Illegal Immigration Rewards

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.

Show Actions

Reduce Illegal Immigration at Borders

4 actions100%A+

Show Actions

Reduce Illegal Jobs and Presence

3 actions0%F-

Show Actions

Challenge Status Quo

38%C-

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

Career (1989 - 2021) A-

Overall Grade History
1989
2022

Career Grade

123 actions89%

Reduce Chain Migration

18 actions97%A+

Show Actions

Reduce Visa Lottery

7 actions100%A+

Show Actions

Reduce Unnecessary Worker Visas

44 actions45%C-

Show Actions

Reduce Refugee and Asylum Fraud

8 actions100%A+

Show Actions

Reduce Amnesty Enticements

33 actions98%A+

Show Actions

Reduce Anchor Baby Citizenship

No Grade

Reduce Illegal Immigration Rewards

11 actions100%A+

Show Actions

Reduce Illegal Immigration at Borders

28 actions96%A+

Show Actions

Reduce Illegal Jobs and Presence

29 actions80%B

Show Actions

Challenge Status Quo

85%B+

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

Senator Richard Shelby

Richard Shelby

Senator, Republican

AL

Served in House: 1979-1987
Served in Senate: 1987-