America's independent, non-partisan advocate for overburdened taxpayers.

Senator Jim DeMint

Party: Republican Party

State: South Carolina

YearGradeScoreRank
2005A85%3
2006A92%1
2007A93%1
2008A96%1
2009A97%2
2010A96%20
2011A93%3
2012A98%1

Senate Statistics

Year Party Number of Members Average Median
2009 D 57 9 6
2009 R 41 83 87
2008 D 47 8 5
2008 R 48 57 55
2007 R 48 66 71
2007 D 48 8 7
2006 R 55 75 79
2006 D 44 15 14
2005 R 55 69 70
2005 D 44 12 10
2004 R 51 71 71
2004 D 47 17 14
2003 R 51 73 73
2003 D 49 19 17
2002 R 48 62 63
2002 D 49 19 17
2001 R 49 80 81
2001 D 50 14 8
2000 R 55 73 74
2000 D 45 15 13
1999 R 55 74 76
1999 D 45 9 7
1998 D 45 15 14
1998 R 55 63 64
1997 D 45 26 23
1997 R 55 75 77
1996 D 47 29 28
1996 R 54 71 71
1995 D 46 23 20
1995 R 54 86 86
1994 R 44 n.a. n.a.
1994 D 56 n.a. n.a.
1993 D 56 23 20
1993 R 44 74 74
1992 D 57 30 30
1992 R 43 61 61

 


 

Overall Senate Stats

Year Average Median High Low
2009 39 11 97 4
2008 32 23 96 2
2007 37 17 93 3
2006 48 58 92 9
2005 44 50 91 4
2004 45 49 89 7
2003 47 58 87 11
2002 40 40 82 8
2001 46 49 88 3
2000 47 63 88 9
1999 45 63 87 1
1998 41 49 88 6
1997 53 62 87 6
1996 52 62 86 13
1995 57 79 93 10
1994 39 31 86 7
1993 44 32 87 12
1992 46 42 86 11