MapLight Launches Federal Lobbying Database

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September 5, 2014—MapLight is pleased to announce the launch of its new federal lobbying database that provides timely information on who is lobbying the federal government, how much they are spending, who they are hiring, what issues they are lobbying on, and more

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Bills in the News

S. 2199 (113th) - Paycheck Fairness Act

Labor and employment

The bill was voted on in the Senate on September 15, 2014

A bill to amend the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to provide more effective remedies to victims of discrimination in the payment of wages on the basis of sex, and for other purposes.

Senate Vote: Cloture on S. 2199: Paycheck Fairness Act PASSED on September 10, 2014 voted YES: 73voted NO: 25
90% more $
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H.R. 4042 (113th) - Community Bank Mortgage Servicing Asset Capital Requirements Study Act of 2014

Finance and financial sector

The bill has passed through committee and has been put on a legislative calendar.

To require a study of appropriate capital requirements for mortgage servicing assets for nonsystemic banking institutions, and for other purposes.

>1,000 times as much $
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H.R. 4413 (113th) - Futures Customer Protection Act

Finance and financial sector

The bill was voted on in the House on June 24, 2014

To reauthorize the Commodity Futures Trading Commission, to better protect futures customers, to provide end users with market certainty, to make basic reforms to ensure transparency and accountability at the Commission, to help farmers, ranchers, and end users manage risks to help keep consumer costs low, and for other purposes.

H.R. 3301 (113th) - North American Energy Infrastructure Act

Energy

The bill was voted on in the House on June 24, 2014

To require approval for the construction, connection, operation, or maintenance of oil or natural gas pipelines or electric transmission facilities at the national boundary of the United States for the import or export of oil, natural gas, or electricity to or from Canada or Mexico, and for other purposes.

H.R. 4679 (113th) - Stop Corporate Inversions Act of 2014

Taxation

The bill has been referred to committee.

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to modify the rules relating to inverted corporations.

75% more $
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H.R. 3189 (113th) - Water Rights Protection Act

Water resources development

The bill was voted on in the House on March 13, 2014

To prohibit the conditioning of any permit, lease, or other use agreement on the transfer of any water right to the United States by the Secretaries of the Interior and Agriculture.

House Vote: On Passage PASSED on March 13, 2014 voted YES: 238voted NO: 174
70% more $
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H.R. 3826 (113th) - Electricity Security and Affordability Act

Environmental protection

The bill was voted on in the House on March 6, 2014

To provide direction to the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency regarding the establishment of standards for emissions of any greenhouse gas from fossil fuel-fired electric utility generating units, and for other purposes.

House Vote: On Passage PASSED on March 6, 2014 voted YES: 229voted NO: 183
138% more $
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H.R. 1493 (113th) - Sunshine for Regulatory Decrees and Settlements Act of 2013

Government operations and politics

The bill has passed through committee and has been put on a legislative calendar.

To impose certain limitations on consent decrees and settlement agreements by agencies that require the agencies to take regulatory action in accordance with the terms thereof, and for other purposes.

147% more $
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H.R. 3964 (113th) - Sacramento-San Joaquin Valley Emergency Water Delivery Act

Water resources development

The bill was voted on in the House on February 5, 2014

To address certain water-related concerns in the Sacramento-San Joaquin Valley, and for other purposes.

S. 1900 (113th) - Bipartisan Congressional Trade Priorities Act

Foreign trade and international finance

The bill has been referred to committee.

A bill to establish congressional trade negotiating objectives and enhanced consultation requirements for trade negotiations, to provide for consideration of trade agreements, and for other purposes.

7.9 times as much $
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