Thursday, December 1, 2022

CalChamber Best Business Votes 2016

Legislators are listed in descending order according to how often they voted in accord with the California Chamber of Commerce position (first number) versus how often their votes were not in accord with the CalChamber position (second number) in 2016. Total votes may not match the vote record because the tally for not voting or absent is not included in this list. Votes when a legislator was absent are not included in calculating percentages.

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Senate

80% or more with CalChamber

Anderson, Joel (R) 17-0
Bates, Pat (R) 17-0
Fuller, Jean (R) 17-0
Huff, Bob (R) 17-0
Moorlach, John M.W. (R) 17-0
Nguyen, Janet (R) 17-0
Stone, Jeff (R) 17-0
Vidak, Andy (R) 17-0

Berryhill, Tom (R) 16-0
Gaines, Ted (R) 16-0
Morrell, Mike (R) 16-0
Nielsen, Jim (R) 16-0

Cannella, Anthony (R) 16-1


60%-79% with CalChamber

Galgiani, Cathleen (D) 11-6
Glazer, Steve (D) 11-6


40%-59% with CalChamber

Roth, Richard (D) 9-8

Pan, Richard (D) 8-9


Less than 40% with CalChamber

McGuire, Mike (D) 6-11
Wieckowski, Bob (D) 6-11

Hueso, Ben (D) 5-10

Liu, Carol (D) 5-11

Allen, Ben (D) 5-12
Hernandez, Ed (D) 5-12
Lara, Ricardo (D) 5-12
Leyva, Connie (D) 5-12
Mendoza, Tony (D) 5-12
Wolk, Lois (D) 5-12

Hancock, Loni (D) 4-12

Beall, Jim (D) 4-13
Block, Marty (D) 4-13
de León, Kevin (D) 4-13
Hall, Isadore (D) 4-13
Hertzberg, Bob (D) 4-13
Hill, Jerry (D) 4-13
Jackson, Hannah-Beth (D) 4-13
Leno, Mark (D) 4-13
Mitchell, Holly J. (D) 4-13
Monning, Bill (D) 4-13
Pavley, Fran (D) 4-13

Senator Sharon Runner (R) absent due to illness for votes on March 31, May 26, June 2. Deceased July 14, 2016.


Assembly

80% or more with CalChamber

Gaines, Beth (R) 16-0
Kim, Young (R) 16-0
Mathis, Devon (R) 16-0
Obernolte, Jay (R) 16-0
Patterson, Jim (R) 16-0

Bigelow, Frank (R) 15-0
Grove, Shannon (R) 15-0
Harper, Matthew (R) 15-0

Allen, Travis (R) 15-1
Brough, William P. (R) 15-1
Jones, Brian (R) 15-1
Mayes, Chad (R) 15-1
Wagner, Donald (R) 15-1

Chang, Ling Ling (R) 14-2
Chávez, Rocky (R) 14-2
Gallagher, James (R) 14-2

Melendez, Melissa (R) 13-2

Dahle, Brian (R) 13-3
Lackey, Tom (R) 13-3
Olsen, Kristin (R) 13-3
Steinorth, Marc (R) 13-3
Wilk, Scott (R) 13-3


60%-79% with CalChamber

Achadjian, Katcho (R) 12-4
Maienschein, Brian (R) 12-4
Waldron, Marie (R) 12-4

Daly, Tom (D) 11-5

Gray, Adam (D) 10-5

Baker, Catharine (R) 10-6
Frazier, Jim (D) 10-6
Hadley, David (R) 10-6


40%-59% with CalChamber

Cooper, Jim (D) 9-7
Linder, Eric (R) 9-7
Salas, Rudy (D) 9-7

Gipson, Mike (D) 8-8
O’Donnell, Patrick (D) 8-8

Brown, Cheryl (D) 7-9
Campos, Nora (D) 7-9


Less than 40% with CalChamber

Irwin, Jacqui (D) 6-9

Cooley, Ken (D) 6-10
Eggman, Susan Talamantes (D) 6-10

Arambula, Joaquin (D) 5-10
Levine, Marc (D) 5-10

Bloom, Richard (D) 5-11
Dodd, Bill (D) 5-11
López, Patty (D) 5-11
Ridley-Thomas, Sebastian (D) 5-11
Wood, Jim (D) 5-11

Hernández, Roger (D) 4-11
Medina, Jose (D) 4-11
Nazarian, Adrin (D) 4-11

Alejo, Luis (D) 4-12
Atkins, Toni (D) 4-12
Bonilla, Susan (D) 4-12
Bonta, Rob (D) 4-12
Burke, Autumn (D) 4-12
Calderon, Ian (D) 4-12
Chau, Ed (D) 4-12
Chiu, David (D) 4-12
Chu, Kansen (D) 4-12
Dababneh, Matt (D) 4-12
Garcia, Cristina (D) 4-12
Garcia, Eduardo (D) 4-12
Gatto, Mike (D) 4-12
Gomez, Jimmy (D) 4-12
Gonzalez, Lorena (D) 4-12
Gordon, Rich (D) 4-12
Holden, Chris (D) 4-12
Jones-Sawyer, Reggie (D) 4-12
Low, Evan (D) 4-12
Mullin, Kevin (D) 4-12
Quirk, Bill (D) 4-12
Rendon, Anthony (D) 4-12
Rodriguez, Freddie (D) 4-12
Santiago, Miguel (D) 4-12
Stone, Mark (D) 4-12
Ting, Phil (D) 4-12
Weber, Shirley (D) 4-12
Williams, Das (D) 4-12

Thurmond, Tony (D) 3-12

McCarty, Kevin (D) 2-12

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