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METHODOLOGY

Candidates are scored for their stance on the Federal Electricity Grid Takeover,  Wind Production Tax Credit (PTC), Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS), and other energy issues. Based on those issues, candidates’ cumulative score determines their overall ranking.

American Energy Hero – Leading the charge for energy policies that protect American families (20 – 16)

American Energy Defender – Consistent defender for energy policies that protect American families (15 – 11)

American Energy Doubter – Inconsistent or unclear record in support of energy policies that protect American families (10 – 6)

American Energy Villain – Harms American families with top-down, government-centric approaches to energy policy (5 – 0)

Disclaimer: None of this information should be considered an endorsement of any candidate. The purpose of this scorecard is solely to educate the public on the records of each candidate with regard to some of the most important energy and environmental policies facing the nation.