Michigan’s Justin Amash (R) is the Club’s top choice for 2014. They’ve ranked him #1, with Jeff Duncan (R) of South Carolina coming in a close second. You have to look down the list all the way to #31 before you see your first Tar Heel pol — Virginia Foxx.
Mark Meadows (R-NC-11) comes in at #37, with Walter Jones coming in close behind at #39. George Holding followed at #43 and Robert Pittenger tailed him at #48.
Patrick McHenry, also the House’s chief deputy whip, came in at #65, and his buddy Richard Hudson came in close behind at #68.
Howard Coble finished up his career with a #154 ranking, while Renee Ellmers rounded out the group at a dismal #173 ranking.
Over in the Senate, Richard Burr came in at #21 of the 100 members of that body. Kay Hagan finished her career in that body ranked #67. For South Carolina, Tim Scott (R) was ranked #10, and Lindsey Graham was ranked #35.