Poverty Scorecard
Rating members of congress

Click on your state to learn how your representatives scored on votes to fight poverty this year. Read more about the scorecard below.

What is the poverty scorecard?

The Poverty Scorecard identifies the most important poverty-related votes taken by Congress in the past year and provides a comprehensive look at how each of your representatives voted on poverty, as well as a benchmark for Congress’ overall efforts.

Explore how your representatives’ votes compared to Congress’ collective activity by visiting our Issue Area and Analysis pages. Visit the About section to learn more about our process.