Wall Street Banks Contribute More Than Twice as Much to Members Voting Yes on Dodd-Frank Rollback

Dec. 17, 2014 – On December 13th, the Senate passed the 2015 federal budget (H.R. 83) by a vote of 54-40, appropriating more than $1 trillion for federal agencies. The House passed the 1,600 page bill earlier in the week. 

Representatives Voting for Dodd-Frank Rollback Receive Millions from Top Wall Street Banks

Dec. 14, 2014 -- On December 11, the House passed the 2015 federal budget (H.R. 83) by a vote of 219-206, appropriating more than $1 trillion for federal agenciesBuried in the 1,600 pages of the bill’s text are hundreds of controversial provisions, known as “policy riders,” some of which benefit powerful industries.

MapLight Launches Personal Financial Disclosures Database


Novemeber 13, 2014 -- MapLight is pleased to announce the launch of its personal financial disclosure database, a new tool that brings to light the fiscal relationships shared between legislators and private companies.

Net Neutrality: How Did House Reps. Vote on the FCC's 2011 Net Neutrality Rule?

November 10, 2014In 2010, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) issued a rule designed to enshrine net neutrality as the law of the land, prohibiting fixed-line internet service providers from blocking or discriminating against traffic to lawful content on the web. In April 2011, the House of Representatives passed a resolution of disapproval against the FCC's net neutrality rule.

How did members of the House of Representatives vote on the 2011 resolution?

MapLight Launches Federal Lobbying Database


September 5, 2014MapLight 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

About Our Data


Read the details about our data sources and methodology. Contributions data provided by the National Institute on Money in State Politics.

MapLight California reveals campaign contributions to Assemblymembers and Senators in the California State Legislature. We show how much interest groups like gas and electric utilities and attorneys and law firms contribute to your representatives in Sacramento. More details...

We currently include contributions made between Jan. 1, 2003 and Dec. 31, 2012 to legislators who have served in the 2009-2010 and 2011-2012 sessions.

Top Senate Recipients Funded

Last four years of available data, Jan. 1, 2009 - Dec. 31, 2012.

Cathleen Galgiani$3,350,480
Richard Roth$3,028,308
Fran Pavley$2,972,495
Anthony Cannella$2,793,973
Ted Lieu$2,728,173
Tony Strickland$2,658,057
Marty Block$2,628,282
Mimi Walters$2,214,442
Michael Rubio$2,196,499
Abel Maldonado$2,104,945

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Top Assembly Recipients Funded

Last two years of available data, Jan. 1, 2011 - Dec. 31, 2012.

Ken Cooley$4,113,825
John Perez$2,621,242
Al Muratsuchi$2,333,471
Bill Berryhill$2,211,753
Betsy Butler$2,150,350
Michael Allen$2,074,897
Jose Medina$1,950,603
Jeff Miller$1,945,543
Ed Chau$1,470,913
Connie Conway$1,454,549

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