H.R. 6598 - Prevention of Equine Cruelty Act of 2008

Animals. 110th Congress (2007-2008) View bill details
Sponsor:
Summary:
To amend title 18, United States Code, to prohibit certain conduct relating to the use of horses for human consumption. (by CRS) 
Status:
The bill has passed through committee and has been put on a legislative calendar. 
There have been no votes on this bill.

Prevention of Equine Cruelty Act of 2008

H.R. 6598 — 110th Congress (2007–2008)

Summary
To amend title 18, United States Code, to prohibit certain conduct relating to the use of horses for human consumption. (by CRS)
Learn More
At OpenCongress
Title
To amend title 18, United States Code, to prohibit certain conduct relating to the use of horses for human consumption.
Other Titles
  • Prevention of Equine Cruelty Act of 2008
  • Prevention of Equine Cruelty Act of 2008
Sponsor
John Conyers Jr.
Co-Sponsors
Subjects
  • Animals
  • Business
  • Criminal justice
  • Fines (Penalties)
  • Food
  • Food industry
  • Horses
  • Protection of animals
Related Bills
    Major Actions
    Introduced7/24/2008
    Referred to Committee
    Bill History

    There have been no votes on this bill.

    ActionDateDescription
    Introduced7/24/2008
    7/24/2008Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.
    7/25/2008Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security.
    9/23/2008Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security Discharged.
    9/23/2008Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
    Put on a legislative calendar9/23/2008Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
    9/28/2008Referred sequentially to the House Committee on Agriculture for a period ending not later than Sept. 29, 2008 for consideration of such provisions of the bill and amendment as fall within the jurisdiction of that committee pursuant to clause 1(a), rule X.
    9/28/2008Reported (Amended) by the Committee on 110-901, Part I.
    9/29/2008House Committee on Agriculture Granted an extension for further consideration ending not later than Oct. 2, 2008.
    10/02/2008House Committee on Agriculture Granted an extension for further consideration ending not later than Oct. 3, 2008.
    10/03/2008House Committee on Agriculture Granted an extension for further consideration ending not later than Jan. 3, 2009.
    NumberSponsorDate OfferedStatus
    6 Organizations Supported and 3 Opposed; See Which Ones

    Organizations that took a position on
    Prevention of Equine Cruelty Act of 2008

    6 organizations supported this bill

    American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals
    (n.d.). USA: New Anti-Horse Slaughter Bill Introduced in House. Retrieved n.d., from .
    Americans Against Horse Slaughter
    (n.d.). Call For Action. Retrieved n.d., from .
    Animal Welfare Institute
    (n.d.). URGENT eALERT!!! CALLS NEEDED TODAY!!!. Retrieved n.d., from .
    Humane Society of the United States
    (n.d.). Help Turn Up the Heat for Horses. Retrieved n.d., from .
    National Black Farmers Association
    (n.d.). Dr. John Boyd, Jr., President. Retrieved n.d., from .
    Veterinarians for Equine Welfare
    (n.d.). Dr. Nicholas H. Dodman, BVMS MRCVS. Retrieved n.d., from .

    3 organizations opposed this bill

    American Association of Equine Practitioners
    (n.d.). Testimony of Douglas G. Corey, DVM. Retrieved n.d., from .
    American Quarter Horse Association
    (n.d.). PREVENTION OF EQUINE CRUELTY ACT OF 2008 INTRODUCED IN CONGRESS. Retrieved n.d., from .
    National Cattlemen's Beef Association
    (n.d.). Cattlemen's Capitol Concerns. Retrieved n.d., from .

    Need proof?

    View citations of support and opposition

    Includes reported contributions to congressional campaigns of House members in office during the 110th U.S. Congress, from interest groups invested in the vote according to MapLight, January 1, 2007 – December 31, 2008.
    Contributions data source: OpenSecrets.org

    Contributions by Legislator

    Namesort iconPartyState$ From Interest Groups
    That Supported
    $ From Interest Groups
    That Opposed
    Neil AbercrombieDHI-1$0$0
    Gary L. AckermanDNY-5$2,000$0
    Robert B. AderholtRAL-4$0$0
    W. Todd AkinRMO-2$0$0
    Rodney AlexanderRLA-5$0$0
    Tom AllenDME-1$0$9,700
    Jason AltmireDPA-4$0$0
    Rob AndrewsDNJ-1$0$0
    Mike ArcuriDNY-24$0$0
    Joe BacaDCA-43$0$2,000
    Michele BachmannRMN-6$0$3,000
    Spencer BachusRAL-6$0$0
    Brian BairdDWA-3$1,000$0
    Tammy BaldwinDWI-2$0$2,000
    James Gresham BarrettRSC-3$0$1,000
    John BarrowDGA-12$0$4,000
    Roscoe G. BartlettRMD-6$0$0
    Joe BartonRTX-6$0$15,500
    Melissa BeanDIL-8$0$175
    Xavier BecerraDCA-31$0$0
    Rochelle "Shelley" BerkleyDNV-1$0$1,000
    Howard L. BermanDCA-28$0$0
    Robert Marion BerryDAR-1$0$8,500
    Judy BiggertRIL-13$0$2,000
    Brian P. BilbrayRCA-50$0$15,400
    Gus M. BilirakisRFL-9$0$2,000
    Rob BishopRUT-1$0$0
    Sanford D. Bishop Jr.DGA-2$0$12,000
    Tim BishopDNY-1$0$0
    Marsha BlackburnRTN-7$0$1,000
    Earl BlumenauerDOR-3$10,600$1,500
    Roy BluntRMO-7$0$18,900
    John A. BoehnerROH-8$0$5,500
    Jo BonnerRAL-1$0$1,000
    Mary Bono MackRCA-45$1,000$2,600
    John BoozmanRAR-3$0$1,000
    Madeleine Z. BordalloDGU$1,000$0
    Dan BorenDOK-2$0$13,000
    Leonard L. BoswellDIA-3$0$19,100
    Rick BoucherDVA-9$0$1,000
    Charles W. Boustany Jr.RLA-7$1,000$4,600
    Fred Allen BoydDFL-2$0$10,600
    Nancy BoydaDKS-2$0$12,100
    Kevin BradyRTX-8$0$3,500
    Bob BradyDPA-1$0$0
    Bruce L. BraleyDIA-1$1,000$216
    Paul C. BrounRGA-10$0$1,802
    Corrine BrownDFL-3$0$0
    Henry BrownRSC-1$0$0
    Ginny Brown-WaiteRFL-5$0$17,916
    Vern BuchananRFL-13$0$26,800
    Michael C. BurgessRTX-26$0$0
    Dan BurtonRIN-5$0$1,000
    George "G.K." ButterfieldDNC-1$0$2,000
    Steve BuyerRIN-4$0$0
    Ken CalvertRCA-44$0$16,400
    Dave CampRMI-4$0$2,500
    John CampbellRCA-48$2,000$2,200
    Chris CannonRUT-3$0$0
    Eric CantorRVA-7$0$5,200
    Shelley Moore CapitoRWV-2$0$400
    Lois CappsDCA-23$0$0
    Mike CapuanoDMA-8$0$0
    Dennis CardozaDCA-18$0$67,434
    John "Russ" CarnahanDMO-3$0$0
    Chris CarneyDPA-10$0$0
    André CarsonDIN-7$1,000$0
    John R. CarterRTX-31$0$19,200
    Mike CastleRDE$3,000$0
    Kathy CastorDFL-11$0$500
    Don CazayouxDLA-6$0$3,000
    Steve ChabotROH-1$1,000$18,400
    Albert "Ben" ChandlerDKY-6$0$20,600
    Travis ChildersDMS-1$0$1,500
    Donna Christian-ChristensenDVI$0$0
    Yvette D. ClarkeDNY-11$0$0
    William Lacy ClayDMO-1$0$0
    Emanuel CleaverDMO-5$0$0
    Jim ClyburnDSC-6$2,000$1,000
    John Howard CobleRNC-6$0$0
    Steve CohenDTN-9$1,000$0
    Tom ColeROK-4$0$11,600
    K. "Mike" ConawayRTX-11$0$67,900
    John Conyers Jr.DMI-14$1,000$0
    Jim CooperDTN-5$0$0
    Jim CostaDCA-20$0$58,700
    Jerry F. CostelloDIL-12$0$0
    Joe CourtneyDCT-2$1,000$0
    Robert "Bud" CramerDAL-5$0$0
    Ander CrenshawRFL-4$0$0
    Joe CrowleyDNY-7$0$500
    Barbara CubinRWY$0$500
    Henry CuellarDTX-28$0$90,800
    John Abney CulbersonRTX-7$0$7,600
    Elijah E. CummingsDMD-7$0$0
    Artur DavisDAL-7$0$5,100
    Danny K. DavisDIL-7$0$0
    David DavisRTN-1$0$0
    Geoff DavisRKY-4$1,000$0
    Lincoln DavisDTN-4$0$2,350
    Susan A. DavisDCA-53$0$4,600
    Tom DavisRVA-11$0$0
    Peter A. DeFazioDOR-4$2,000$0
    Diana DeGetteDCO-1$0$500
    Rosa L. DeLauroDCT-3$23,500$6,500
    John Nathan DealRGA-9$0$10,200
    Bill DelahuntDMA-10$0$0
    Charlie DentRPA-15$0$0
    Lincoln Diaz-BalartRFL-21$0$1,000
    Mario Diaz-BalartRFL-25$0$2,000
    Norm DicksDWA-6$0$0
    John D. DingellDMI-15$0$4,000
    Lloyd DoggettDTX-25$1,000$0
    Joe DonnellyDIN-2$0$1,500
    John DoolittleRCA-4$0$0
    Mike DoyleDPA-14$1,000$0
    Thelma DrakeRVA-2$0$0
    David DreierRCA-26$0$14,200
    John "Jimmy" DuncanRTN-2$0$0
    Donna F. EdwardsDMD-4$0$4,500
    Thomas "Chet" EdwardsDTX-17$0$28,400
    Vern EhlersRMI-3$0$0
    Keith EllisonDMN-5$0$0
    John "Brad" EllsworthDIN-8$0$3,000
    Rahm EmanuelDIL-5$1,000$6,600
    Jo Ann EmersonRMO-8$0$1,500
    Eliot L. EngelDNY-17$0$2,000
    Phil EnglishRPA-3$0$2,000
    Anna G. EshooDCA-14$5,000$0
    Bob EtheridgeDNC-2$0$4,500
    Robert Terry EverettRAL-2$0$0
    Eni F. H. FaleomavaegaDAS$0$0
    Mary FallinROK-5$0$8,900
    Sam FarrDCA-17$5,000$850
    Chaka FattahDPA-2$0$0
    Tom FeeneyRFL-24$0$0
    Mike FergusonRNJ-7$0$0
    Bob FilnerDCA-51$0$1,000
    Jeff FlakeRAZ-6$0$12,200
    J. "Randy" ForbesRVA-4$0$0
    Jeff FortenberryRNE-1$0$8,000
    Luis FortuñoRPR$0$0
    Vito FossellaRNY-13$0$0
    George "Bill" FosterDIL-14$0$0
    Virginia FoxxRNC-5$0$2,500
    Barney FrankDMA-4$0$0
    Trent FranksRAZ-2$0$2,000
    Rodney P. FrelinghuysenRNJ-11$1,000$400
    Elton GalleglyRCA-24$9,500$28,400
    Ernest Scott GarrettRNJ-5$0$0
    Jim GerlachRPA-6$1,000$0
    Gabrielle GiffordsDAZ-8$0$34,300
    Wayne GilchrestRMD-1$6,600$2,000
    Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY-20$3,000$1,500
    John "Phil" GingreyRGA-11$0$6,000
    Louie GohmertRTX-1$0$11,000
    Charlie GonzalezDTX-20$0$1,000
    Virgil GoodeRVA-5$0$1,000
    Bob GoodlatteRVA-6$0$24,500
    Bart GordonDTN-6$0$1,500
    Kay GrangerRTX-12$0$9,000
    Sam GravesRMO-6$0$22,450
    Al GreenDTX-9$0$0
    Raymond "Gene" GreenDTX-29$0$0
    Raúl M. GrijalvaDAZ-7$2,000$11,500
    Luis V. GutiérrezDIL-4$0$0
    John HallDNY-19$0$4,600
    Ralph M. HallRTX-4$0$6,100
    Phil HareDIL-17$2,000$100
    Jane HarmanDCA-36$0$0
    Alcee L. HastingsDFL-23$0$500
    Richard "Doc" HastingsRWA-4$0$30,400
    Robert "Robin" HayesRNC-8$0$57,700
    Dean HellerRNV-2$0$4,500
    Jeb HensarlingRTX-5$0$48,000
    Wally HergerRCA-2$0$15,400
    Stephanie Herseth SandlinDSD$0$8,400
    Brian HigginsDNY-27$0$0
    Baron HillDIN-9$0$1,500
    Maurice D. HincheyDNY-22$2,000$1,400
    Rubén HinojosaDTX-15$0$2,000
    Mazie K. HironoDHI-2$1,000$5,600
    Dave HobsonROH-7$0$0
    Paul HodesDNH-2$1,000$0
    Pete HoekstraRMI-2$0$2,000
    Thomas "Tim" HoldenDPA-17$0$3,000
    Rush HoltDNJ-12$0$3,000
    Mike HondaDCA-15$0$0
    Darlene HooleyDOR-5$1,000$0
    Steny H. HoyerDMD-5$0$8,000
    Kenny HulshofRMO-9$0$1,600
    Duncan HunterRCA-52$0$0
    Bob InglisRSC-4$0$0
    Jay InsleeDWA-1$0$1,000
    Steve IsraelDNY-2$1,000$0
    Darrell E. IssaRCA-49$0$500
    Sheila Jackson LeeDTX-18$0$0
    Jesse L. Jackson Jr.DIL-2$1,000$2,500
    Bill JeffersonDLA-2$0$0
    Eddie Bernice JohnsonDTX-30$0$0
    Henry "Hank" JohnsonDGA-4$1,000$0
    Sam JohnsonRTX-3$0$11,600
    Tim JohnsonRIL-15$0$175
    Stephanie Tubbs JonesDOH-11$0$0
    Walter B. JonesRNC-3$2,500$0
    Jim JordanROH-4$0$3,000
    Steve KagenDWI-8$0$0
    Paul KanjorskiDPA-11$0$0
    Marcy KapturDOH-9$1,000$0
    Ric KellerRFL-8$1,000$400
    Patrick KennedyDRI-1$1,000$0
    Dale E. KildeeDMI-5$0$0
    Carolyn KilpatrickDMI-13$0$0
    Ron KindDWI-3$0$0
    Pete KingRNY-3$1,000$0
    Steve KingRIA-5$0$13,000
    Jack KingstonRGA-1$0$5,000
    Mark KirkRIL-10$2,000$0
    Ron KleinDFL-22$2,000$3,000
    John KlineRMN-2$0$3,500
    Joe KnollenbergRMI-9$0$0
    Dennis J. KucinichDOH-10$5,000$4,200
    John "Randy" KuhlRNY-29$0$1,350
    Ray LaHoodRIL-18$0$2,000
    Steve LaTouretteROH-14$0$4,600
    Doug LambornRCO-5$0$0
    Nick LampsonDTX-22$0$16,200
    Jim LangevinDRI-2$0$0
    Rick LarsenDWA-2$0$1,500
    John B. LarsonDCT-1$0$0
    Tom LathamRIA-4$0$8,000
    Bob LattaROH-5$0$1,000
    Barbara LeeDCA-9$6,600$0
    Sandy LevinDMI-12$0$0
    Charles "Jerry" LewisRCA-41$0$4,600
    John LewisDGA-5$0$0
    Ron LewisRKY-2$0$2,000
    John LinderRGA-7$0$500
    Dan LipinskiDIL-3$1,000$0
    Frank A. LoBiondoRNJ-2$2,000$0
    Dave LoebsackDIA-2$1,000$0
    Zoe LofgrenDCA-16$0$0
    Nita M. LoweyDNY-18$10,200$4,000
    Frank D. LucasROK-3$0$17,600
    Dan LungrenRCA-3$0$20,300
    Stephen F. LynchDMA-9$0$0
    Connie MackRFL-14$0$4,500
    Tim MahoneyDFL-16$0$28,525
    Carolyn B. MaloneyDNY-14$0$2,000
    Don ManzulloRIL-16$0$325
    Kenny MarchantRTX-24$0$4,707
    Ed MarkeyDMA-7$0$0
    Jim MarshallDGA-8$0$3,000
    Jim MathesonDUT-2$0$1,000
    Doris O. MatsuiDCA-5$0$3,000
    Carolyn McCarthyDNY-4$0$0
    Kevin McCarthyRCA-22$0$24,474
    Michael T. McCaulRTX-10$0$16,100
    Betty McCollumDMN-4$0$0
    Thaddeus McCotterRMI-11$1,000$0
    Jim McCreryRLA-4$0$0
    Jim McDermottDWA-7$0$0
    Jim McGovernDMA-3$0$0
    Patrick T. McHenryRNC-10$0$0
    John McHughRNY-23$0$0
    Douglas "Mike" McIntyreDNC-7$0$1,000
    Howard P. "Buck" McKeonRCA-25$0$0
    Cathy McMorris RodgersRWA-5$0$1,340
    Jerry McNerneyDCA-11$14,400$12,200
    Michael McNultyDNY-21$0$0
    Kendrick MeekDFL-17$0$8,000
    Gregory W. MeeksDNY-6$0$500
    Charlie MelanconDLA-3$0$3,500
    John L. MicaRFL-7$0$0
    Mike MichaudDME-2$0$0
    Candice S. MillerRMI-10$0$0
    Gary G. MillerRCA-42$0$2,500
    George MillerDCA-7$3,000$540
    Jeff MillerRFL-1$0$0
    R. "Brad" MillerDNC-13$500$750
    Harry MitchellDAZ-5$0$0
    Alan MollohanDWV-1$0$0
    Dennis MooreDKS-3$1,000$1,500
    Gwen MooreDWI-4$0$0
    Jim MoranDVA-8$0$0
    Jerry MoranRKS-1$0$71,300
    Chris MurphyDCT-5$0$0
    Patrick MurphyDPA-8$0$1,000
    Tim MurphyRPA-18$0$0
    John MurthaDPA-12$0$0
    Marilyn MusgraveRCO-4$0$25,100
    Sue Wilkins MyrickRNC-9$0$0
    Jerry NadlerDNY-8$0$0
    Grace F. NapolitanoDCA-38$0$2,000
    Richard E. NealDMA-2$0$0
    Robert "Randy" NeugebauerRTX-19$0$52,000
    Eleanor Holmes NortonDDC$0$0
    Devin NunesRCA-21$0$48,000
    Jim OberstarDMN-8$0$0
    Dave ObeyDWI-7$0$0
    John W. OlverDMA-1$0$1,500
    Solomon OrtizDTX-27$0$1,000
    Frank Pallone Jr.DNJ-6$0$0
    Bill PascrellDNJ-8$0$0
    Ed PastorDAZ-4$0$0
    Ron PaulRTX-14$0$12,926
    Donald PayneDNJ-10$0$0
    Steve PearceRNM-2$0$204,204
    Nancy PelosiDCA-8$0$9,200
    Mike PenceRIN-6$0$0
    Ed PerlmutterDCO-7$500$18,400
    Collin C. PetersonDMN-7$1,000$23,984
    John PetersonRPA-5$0$0
    Tom PetriRWI-6$0$0
    Charles "Chip" PickeringRMS-3$0$0
    Joe PittsRPA-16$0$500
    Todd Russell PlattsRPA-19$0$0
    Lloyd "Ted" PoeRTX-2$0$0
    Earl PomeroyDND$0$1,500
    Jon PorterRNV-3$1,000$2,000
    David E. PriceDNC-4$1,000$2,000
    Tom PriceRGA-6$0$0
    Deborah PryceROH-15$0$0
    Adam PutnamRFL-12$0$27,000
    George RadanovichRCA-19$0$12,200
    Nick J. Rahall IIDWV-3$23,500$3,000
    Jim RamstadRMN-3$0$0
    Charlie RangelDNY-15$2,000$10,000
    Ralph RegulaROH-16$0$0
    Denny RehbergRMT$0$53,550
    David G. ReichertRWA-8$3,000$0
    Rick RenziRAZ-1$0$2,900
    Silvestre ReyesDTX-16$0$2,000
    Tom ReynoldsRNY-26$0$0
    Laura RichardsonDCA-37$0$0
    Ciro RodriguezDTX-23$500$23,200
    Harold "Hal" RogersRKY-5$0$500
    Mike D. RogersRAL-3$0$1,800
    Mike RogersRMI-8$0$600
    Dana RohrabacherRCA-46$0$0
    Ileana Ros-LehtinenRFL-18$0$9,200
    Peter J. RoskamRIL-6$0$0
    Mike RossDAR-4$0$13,100
    Steve RothmanDNJ-9$0$0
    Lucille Roybal-AllardDCA-34$0$0
    Ed RoyceRCA-40$0$0
    C.A. "Dutch" RuppersbergerDMD-2$0$0
    Bobby L. RushDIL-1$0$0
    Paul D. RyanRWI-1$0$0
    Tim RyanDOH-17$0$0
    John SalazarDCO-3$0$46,299
    Bill SaliRID-1$0$20,000
    Loretta SanchezDCA-47$0$9,800
    John P. SarbanesDMD-3$0$0
    H. "Jim" SaxtonRNJ-3$0$0
    Steve ScaliseRLA-1$0$0
    Jan SchakowskyDIL-9$1,500$0
    Adam B. SchiffDCA-29$0$0
    Jeannette "Jean" SchmidtROH-2$0$1,500
    Allyson Y. SchwartzDPA-13$0$4,600
    David ScottDGA-13$0$6,500
    Bobby ScottDVA-3$0$0
    F. "Jim" SensenbrennerRWI-5$0$0
    José E. SerranoDNY-16$0$0
    Pete SessionsRTX-32$0$14,200
    Joe SestakDPA-7$0$0
    John ShadeggRAZ-3$0$28,072
    Christopher ShaysRCT-4$2,000$7,200
    Carol Shea-PorterDNH-1$0$0
    Brad ShermanDCA-27$500$0
    John ShimkusRIL-19$0$1,400
    Joseph Heath ShulerDNC-11$0$5,600
    Bill ShusterRPA-9$0$0
    Mike SimpsonRID-2$0$24,100
    Albio SiresDNJ-13$0$0
    Isaac "Ike" SkeltonDMO-4$0$3,500
    Louise McIntosh SlaughterDNY-28$1,000$0
    David Adam SmithDWA-9$0$0
    Adrian SmithRNE-3$0$18,428
    Chris SmithRNJ-4$1,000$0
    Lamar SmithRTX-21$0$27,200
    Vic SnyderDAR-2$0$0
    Hilda SolisDCA-32$0$2,000
    Mark SouderRIN-3$0$0
    Zack SpaceDOH-18$0$6,000
    Karen "Jackie" SpeierDCA-12$1,000$500
    John SprattDSC-5$1,000$0
    Fortney "Pete" StarkDCA-13$0$0
    Cliff StearnsRFL-6$0$2,500
    Bart StupakDMI-1$0$0
    John SullivanROK-1$0$500
    Betty SuttonDOH-13$5,000$0
    Linda T. SánchezDCA-39$2,000$0
    Tom TancredoRCO-6$0$0
    John TannerDTN-8$0$0
    Ellen TauscherDCA-10$0$4,000
    Gary "Gene" TaylorDMS-4$0$0
    Lee TerryRNE-2$0$6,500
    Bennie G. ThompsonDMS-2$0$5,384
    C. Mike ThompsonDCA-1$0$16,108
    William "Mac" ThornberryRTX-13$0$77,150
    Todd TiahrtRKS-4$0$2,200
    Pat TiberiROH-12$0$1,750
    John F. TierneyDMA-6$0$0
    Ed TownsDNY-10$1,000$0
    Niki TsongasDMA-5$0$0
    Mike TurnerROH-3$0$0
    Mark UdallDCO-2$10,100$78,400
    Tom UdallDNM-3$5,000$120,798
    Fred UptonRMI-6$0$0
    Chris Van HollenDMD-8$9,200$0
    Nydia M. VelázquezDNY-12$0$0
    Pete ViscloskyDIN-1$0$0
    Tim WalbergRMI-7$0$6,750
    Greg WaldenROR-2$0$59,204
    Jim WalshRNY-25$0$2,000
    Tim WalzDMN-1$0$28,800
    Zach WampRTN-3$0$0
    Debbie Wasserman SchultzDFL-20$1,000$1,000
    Maxine WatersDCA-35$0$0
    Diane WatsonDCA-33$0$0
    Mel WattDNC-12$0$0
    Henry A. WaxmanDCA-30$0$0
    Anthony WeinerDNY-9$0$0
    Peter WelchDVT$1,000$20,400
    Dave WeldonRFL-15$0$3,700
    Jerry WellerRIL-11$0$2,500
    Lynn A. WestmorelandRGA-3$0$0
    Robert WexlerDFL-19$0$0
    Ed WhitfieldRKY-1$3,000$0
    Charlie WilsonDOH-6$0$0
    Heather WilsonRNM-1$0$20,200
    Addison "Joe" WilsonRSC-2$500$0
    Robert J. WittmanRVA-1$0$0
    Frank R. WolfRVA-10$0$11,100
    Lynn C. WoolseyDCA-6$0$2,000
    David WuDOR-1$0$0
    John A. YarmuthDKY-3$1,500$21,400
    C. W. "Bill" YoungRFL-10$0$0
    Don YoungRAK$0$0

    Add Data Filters:

    Legislator Filters
    Legislator Filters
    Show All
    NamePartyState$ From Interest Groups
    That Supported
    $ From Interest Groups
    That Opposed
    Neil AbercrombieDHI-1$0$0
    Gary L. AckermanDNY-5$2,000$0
    Robert B. AderholtRAL-4$0$0
    W. Todd AkinRMO-2$0$0
    Rodney AlexanderRLA-5$0$0
    Tom AllenDME-1$0$9,700
    Jason AltmireDPA-4$0$0
    Rob AndrewsDNJ-1$0$0
    Mike ArcuriDNY-24$0$0
    Joe BacaDCA-43$0$2,000
    Michele BachmannRMN-6$0$3,000
    Spencer BachusRAL-6$0$0
    Brian BairdDWA-3$1,000$0
    Tammy BaldwinDWI-2$0$2,000
    James Gresham BarrettRSC-3$0$1,000
    John BarrowDGA-12$0$4,000
    Roscoe G. BartlettRMD-6$0$0
    Joe BartonRTX-6$0$15,500
    Melissa BeanDIL-8$0$175
    Xavier BecerraDCA-31$0$0
    Rochelle "Shelley" BerkleyDNV-1$0$1,000
    Howard L. BermanDCA-28$0$0
    Robert Marion BerryDAR-1$0$8,500
    Judy BiggertRIL-13$0$2,000
    Brian P. BilbrayRCA-50$0$15,400
    Gus M. BilirakisRFL-9$0$2,000
    Rob BishopRUT-1$0$0
    Sanford D. Bishop Jr.DGA-2$0$12,000
    Tim BishopDNY-1$0$0
    Marsha BlackburnRTN-7$0$1,000
    Earl BlumenauerDOR-3$10,600$1,500
    Roy BluntRMO-7$0$18,900
    John A. BoehnerROH-8$0$5,500
    Jo BonnerRAL-1$0$1,000
    Mary Bono MackRCA-45$1,000$2,600
    John BoozmanRAR-3$0$1,000
    Madeleine Z. BordalloDGU$1,000$0
    Dan BorenDOK-2$0$13,000
    Leonard L. BoswellDIA-3$0$19,100
    Rick BoucherDVA-9$0$1,000
    Charles W. Boustany Jr.RLA-7$1,000$4,600
    Fred Allen BoydDFL-2$0$10,600
    Nancy BoydaDKS-2$0$12,100
    Kevin BradyRTX-8$0$3,500
    Bob BradyDPA-1$0$0
    Bruce L. BraleyDIA-1$1,000$216
    Paul C. BrounRGA-10$0$1,802
    Corrine BrownDFL-3$0$0
    Henry BrownRSC-1$0$0
    Ginny Brown-WaiteRFL-5$0$17,916
    Vern BuchananRFL-13$0$26,800
    Michael C. BurgessRTX-26$0$0
    Dan BurtonRIN-5$0$1,000
    George "G.K." ButterfieldDNC-1$0$2,000
    Steve BuyerRIN-4$0$0
    Ken CalvertRCA-44$0$16,400
    Dave CampRMI-4$0$2,500
    John CampbellRCA-48$2,000$2,200
    Chris CannonRUT-3$0$0
    Eric CantorRVA-7$0$5,200
    Shelley Moore CapitoRWV-2$0$400
    Lois CappsDCA-23$0$0
    Mike CapuanoDMA-8$0$0
    Dennis CardozaDCA-18$0$67,434
    John "Russ" CarnahanDMO-3$0$0
    Chris CarneyDPA-10$0$0
    André CarsonDIN-7$1,000$0
    John R. CarterRTX-31$0$19,200
    Mike CastleRDE$3,000$0
    Kathy CastorDFL-11$0$500
    Don CazayouxDLA-6$0$3,000
    Steve ChabotROH-1$1,000$18,400
    Albert "Ben" ChandlerDKY-6$0$20,600
    Travis ChildersDMS-1$0$1,500
    Donna Christian-ChristensenDVI$0$0
    Yvette D. ClarkeDNY-11$0$0
    William Lacy ClayDMO-1$0$0
    Emanuel CleaverDMO-5$0$0
    Jim ClyburnDSC-6$2,000$1,000
    John Howard CobleRNC-6$0$0
    Steve CohenDTN-9$1,000$0
    Tom ColeROK-4$0$11,600
    K. "Mike" ConawayRTX-11$0$67,900
    John Conyers Jr.DMI-14$1,000$0
    Jim CooperDTN-5$0$0
    Jim CostaDCA-20$0$58,700
    Jerry F. CostelloDIL-12$0$0
    Joe CourtneyDCT-2$1,000$0
    Robert "Bud" CramerDAL-5$0$0
    Ander CrenshawRFL-4$0$0
    Joe CrowleyDNY-7$0$500
    Barbara CubinRWY$0$500
    Henry CuellarDTX-28$0$90,800
    John Abney CulbersonRTX-7$0$7,600
    Elijah E. CummingsDMD-7$0$0
    Artur DavisDAL-7$0$5,100
    Danny K. DavisDIL-7$0$0
    David DavisRTN-1$0$0
    Geoff DavisRKY-4$1,000$0
    Lincoln DavisDTN-4$0$2,350
    Susan A. DavisDCA-53$0$4,600
    Tom DavisRVA-11$0$0
    Peter A. DeFazioDOR-4$2,000$0
    Diana DeGetteDCO-1$0$500
    Rosa L. DeLauroDCT-3$23,500$6,500
    John Nathan DealRGA-9$0$10,200
    Bill DelahuntDMA-10$0$0
    Charlie DentRPA-15$0$0
    Lincoln Diaz-BalartRFL-21$0$1,000
    Mario Diaz-BalartRFL-25$0$2,000
    Norm DicksDWA-6$0$0
    John D. DingellDMI-15$0$4,000
    Lloyd DoggettDTX-25$1,000$0
    Joe DonnellyDIN-2$0$1,500
    John DoolittleRCA-4$0$0
    Mike DoyleDPA-14$1,000$0
    Thelma DrakeRVA-2$0$0
    David DreierRCA-26$0$14,200
    John "Jimmy" DuncanRTN-2$0$0
    Donna F. EdwardsDMD-4$0$4,500
    Thomas "Chet" EdwardsDTX-17$0$28,400
    Vern EhlersRMI-3$0$0
    Keith EllisonDMN-5$0$0
    John "Brad" EllsworthDIN-8$0$3,000
    Rahm EmanuelDIL-5$1,000$6,600
    Jo Ann EmersonRMO-8$0$1,500
    Eliot L. EngelDNY-17$0$2,000
    Phil EnglishRPA-3$0$2,000
    Anna G. EshooDCA-14$5,000$0
    Bob EtheridgeDNC-2$0$4,500
    Robert Terry EverettRAL-2$0$0
    Eni F. H. FaleomavaegaDAS$0$0
    Mary FallinROK-5$0$8,900
    Sam FarrDCA-17$5,000$850
    Chaka FattahDPA-2$0$0
    Tom FeeneyRFL-24$0$0
    Mike FergusonRNJ-7$0$0
    Bob FilnerDCA-51$0$1,000
    Jeff FlakeRAZ-6$0$12,200
    J. "Randy" ForbesRVA-4$0$0
    Jeff FortenberryRNE-1$0$8,000
    Luis FortuñoRPR$0$0
    Vito FossellaRNY-13$0$0
    George "Bill" FosterDIL-14$0$0
    Virginia FoxxRNC-5$0$2,500
    Barney FrankDMA-4$0$0
    Trent FranksRAZ-2$0$2,000
    Rodney P. FrelinghuysenRNJ-11$1,000$400
    Elton GalleglyRCA-24$9,500$28,400
    Ernest Scott GarrettRNJ-5$0$0
    Jim GerlachRPA-6$1,000$0
    Gabrielle GiffordsDAZ-8$0$34,300
    Wayne GilchrestRMD-1$6,600$2,000
    Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY-20$3,000$1,500
    John "Phil" GingreyRGA-11$0$6,000
    Louie GohmertRTX-1$0$11,000
    Charlie GonzalezDTX-20$0$1,000
    Virgil GoodeRVA-5$0$1,000
    Bob GoodlatteRVA-6$0$24,500
    Bart GordonDTN-6$0$1,500
    Kay GrangerRTX-12$0$9,000
    Sam GravesRMO-6$0$22,450
    Al GreenDTX-9$0$0
    Raymond "Gene" GreenDTX-29$0$0
    Raúl M. GrijalvaDAZ-7$2,000$11,500
    Luis V. GutiérrezDIL-4$0$0
    John HallDNY-19$0$4,600
    Ralph M. HallRTX-4$0$6,100
    Phil HareDIL-17$2,000$100
    Jane HarmanDCA-36$0$0
    Alcee L. HastingsDFL-23$0$500
    Richard "Doc" HastingsRWA-4$0$30,400
    Robert "Robin" HayesRNC-8$0$57,700
    Dean HellerRNV-2$0$4,500
    Jeb HensarlingRTX-5$0$48,000
    Wally HergerRCA-2$0$15,400
    Stephanie Herseth SandlinDSD$0$8,400
    Brian HigginsDNY-27$0$0
    Baron HillDIN-9$0$1,500
    Maurice D. HincheyDNY-22$2,000$1,400
    Rubén HinojosaDTX-15$0$2,000
    Mazie K. HironoDHI-2$1,000$5,600
    Dave HobsonROH-7$0$0
    Paul HodesDNH-2$1,000$0
    Pete HoekstraRMI-2$0$2,000
    Thomas "Tim" HoldenDPA-17$0$3,000
    Rush HoltDNJ-12$0$3,000
    Mike HondaDCA-15$0$0
    Darlene HooleyDOR-5$1,000$0
    Steny H. HoyerDMD-5$0$8,000
    Kenny HulshofRMO-9$0$1,600
    Duncan HunterRCA-52$0$0
    Bob InglisRSC-4$0$0
    Jay InsleeDWA-1$0$1,000
    Steve IsraelDNY-2$1,000$0
    Darrell E. IssaRCA-49$0$500
    Sheila Jackson LeeDTX-18$0$0
    Jesse L. Jackson Jr.DIL-2$1,000$2,500
    Bill JeffersonDLA-2$0$0
    Eddie Bernice JohnsonDTX-30$0$0
    Henry "Hank" JohnsonDGA-4$1,000$0
    Sam JohnsonRTX-3$0$11,600
    Tim JohnsonRIL-15$0$175
    Stephanie Tubbs JonesDOH-11$0$0
    Walter B. JonesRNC-3$2,500$0
    Jim JordanROH-4$0$3,000
    Steve KagenDWI-8$0$0
    Paul KanjorskiDPA-11$0$0
    Marcy KapturDOH-9$1,000$0
    Ric KellerRFL-8$1,000$400
    Patrick KennedyDRI-1$1,000$0
    Dale E. KildeeDMI-5$0$0
    Carolyn KilpatrickDMI-13$0$0
    Ron KindDWI-3$0$0
    Pete KingRNY-3$1,000$0
    Steve KingRIA-5$0$13,000
    Jack KingstonRGA-1$0$5,000
    Mark KirkRIL-10$2,000$0
    Ron KleinDFL-22$2,000$3,000
    John KlineRMN-2$0$3,500
    Joe KnollenbergRMI-9$0$0
    Dennis J. KucinichDOH-10$5,000$4,200
    John "Randy" KuhlRNY-29$0$1,350
    Ray LaHoodRIL-18$0$2,000
    Steve LaTouretteROH-14$0$4,600
    Doug LambornRCO-5$0$0
    Nick LampsonDTX-22$0$16,200
    Jim LangevinDRI-2$0$0
    Rick LarsenDWA-2$0$1,500
    John B. LarsonDCT-1$0$0
    Tom LathamRIA-4$0$8,000
    Bob LattaROH-5$0$1,000
    Barbara LeeDCA-9$6,600$0
    Sandy LevinDMI-12$0$0
    Charles "Jerry" LewisRCA-41$0$4,600
    John LewisDGA-5$0$0
    Ron LewisRKY-2$0$2,000
    John LinderRGA-7$0$500
    Dan LipinskiDIL-3$1,000$0
    Frank A. LoBiondoRNJ-2$2,000$0
    Dave LoebsackDIA-2$1,000$0
    Zoe LofgrenDCA-16$0$0
    Nita M. LoweyDNY-18$10,200$4,000
    Frank D. LucasROK-3$0$17,600
    Dan LungrenRCA-3$0$20,300
    Stephen F. LynchDMA-9$0$0
    Connie MackRFL-14$0$4,500
    Tim MahoneyDFL-16$0$28,525
    Carolyn B. MaloneyDNY-14$0$2,000
    Don ManzulloRIL-16$0$325
    Kenny MarchantRTX-24$0$4,707
    Ed MarkeyDMA-7$0$0
    Jim MarshallDGA-8$0$3,000
    Jim MathesonDUT-2$0$1,000
    Doris O. MatsuiDCA-5$0$3,000
    Carolyn McCarthyDNY-4$0$0
    Kevin McCarthyRCA-22$0$24,474
    Michael T. McCaulRTX-10$0$16,100
    Betty McCollumDMN-4$0$0
    Thaddeus McCotterRMI-11$1,000$0
    Jim McCreryRLA-4$0$0
    Jim McDermottDWA-7$0$0
    Jim McGovernDMA-3$0$0
    Patrick T. McHenryRNC-10$0$0
    John McHughRNY-23$0$0
    Douglas "Mike" McIntyreDNC-7$0$1,000
    Howard P. "Buck" McKeonRCA-25$0$0
    Cathy McMorris RodgersRWA-5$0$1,340
    Jerry McNerneyDCA-11$14,400$12,200
    Michael McNultyDNY-21$0$0
    Kendrick MeekDFL-17$0$8,000
    Gregory W. MeeksDNY-6$0$500
    Charlie MelanconDLA-3$0$3,500
    John L. MicaRFL-7$0$0
    Mike MichaudDME-2$0$0
    Candice S. MillerRMI-10$0$0
    Gary G. MillerRCA-42$0$2,500
    George MillerDCA-7$3,000$540
    Jeff MillerRFL-1$0$0
    R. "Brad" MillerDNC-13$500$750
    Harry MitchellDAZ-5$0$0
    Alan MollohanDWV-1$0$0
    Dennis MooreDKS-3$1,000$1,500
    Gwen MooreDWI-4$0$0
    Jim MoranDVA-8$0$0
    Jerry MoranRKS-1$0$71,300
    Chris MurphyDCT-5$0$0
    Patrick MurphyDPA-8$0$1,000
    Tim MurphyRPA-18$0$0
    John MurthaDPA-12$0$0
    Marilyn MusgraveRCO-4$0$25,100
    Sue Wilkins MyrickRNC-9$0$0
    Jerry NadlerDNY-8$0$0
    Grace F. NapolitanoDCA-38$0$2,000
    Richard E. NealDMA-2$0$0
    Robert "Randy" NeugebauerRTX-19$0$52,000
    Eleanor Holmes NortonDDC$0$0
    Devin NunesRCA-21$0$48,000
    Jim OberstarDMN-8$0$0
    Dave ObeyDWI-7$0$0
    John W. OlverDMA-1$0$1,500
    Solomon OrtizDTX-27$0$1,000
    Frank Pallone Jr.DNJ-6$0$0
    Bill PascrellDNJ-8$0$0
    Ed PastorDAZ-4$0$0
    Ron PaulRTX-14$0$12,926
    Donald PayneDNJ-10$0$0
    Steve PearceRNM-2$0$204,204
    Nancy PelosiDCA-8$0$9,200
    Mike PenceRIN-6$0$0
    Ed PerlmutterDCO-7$500$18,400
    Collin C. PetersonDMN-7$1,000$23,984
    John PetersonRPA-5$0$0
    Tom PetriRWI-6$0$0
    Charles "Chip" PickeringRMS-3$0$0
    Joe PittsRPA-16$0$500
    Todd Russell PlattsRPA-19$0$0
    Lloyd "Ted" PoeRTX-2$0$0
    Earl PomeroyDND$0$1,500
    Jon PorterRNV-3$1,000$2,000
    David E. PriceDNC-4$1,000$2,000
    Tom PriceRGA-6$0$0
    Deborah PryceROH-15$0$0
    Adam PutnamRFL-12$0$27,000
    George RadanovichRCA-19$0$12,200
    Nick J. Rahall IIDWV-3$23,500$3,000
    Jim RamstadRMN-3$0$0
    Charlie RangelDNY-15$2,000$10,000
    Ralph RegulaROH-16$0$0
    Denny RehbergRMT$0$53,550
    David G. ReichertRWA-8$3,000$0
    Rick RenziRAZ-1$0$2,900
    Silvestre ReyesDTX-16$0$2,000
    Tom ReynoldsRNY-26$0$0
    Laura RichardsonDCA-37$0$0
    Ciro RodriguezDTX-23$500$23,200
    Harold "Hal" RogersRKY-5$0$500
    Mike D. RogersRAL-3$0$1,800
    Mike RogersRMI-8$0$600
    Dana RohrabacherRCA-46$0$0
    Ileana Ros-LehtinenRFL-18$0$9,200
    Peter J. RoskamRIL-6$0$0
    Mike RossDAR-4$0$13,100
    Steve RothmanDNJ-9$0$0
    Lucille Roybal-AllardDCA-34$0$0
    Ed RoyceRCA-40$0$0
    C.A. "Dutch" RuppersbergerDMD-2$0$0
    Bobby L. RushDIL-1$0$0
    Paul D. RyanRWI-1$0$0
    Tim RyanDOH-17$0$0
    John SalazarDCO-3$0$46,299
    Bill SaliRID-1$0$20,000
    Loretta SanchezDCA-47$0$9,800
    John P. SarbanesDMD-3$0$0
    H. "Jim" SaxtonRNJ-3$0$0
    Steve ScaliseRLA-1$0$0
    Jan SchakowskyDIL-9$1,500$0
    Adam B. SchiffDCA-29$0$0
    Jeannette "Jean" SchmidtROH-2$0$1,500
    Allyson Y. SchwartzDPA-13$0$4,600
    David ScottDGA-13$0$6,500
    Bobby ScottDVA-3$0$0
    F. "Jim" SensenbrennerRWI-5$0$0
    José E. SerranoDNY-16$0$0
    Pete SessionsRTX-32$0$14,200
    Joe SestakDPA-7$0$0
    John ShadeggRAZ-3$0$28,072
    Christopher ShaysRCT-4$2,000$7,200
    Carol Shea-PorterDNH-1$0$0
    Brad ShermanDCA-27$500$0
    John ShimkusRIL-19$0$1,400
    Joseph Heath ShulerDNC-11$0$5,600
    Bill ShusterRPA-9$0$0
    Mike SimpsonRID-2$0$24,100
    Albio SiresDNJ-13$0$0
    Isaac "Ike" SkeltonDMO-4$0$3,500
    Louise McIntosh SlaughterDNY-28$1,000$0
    David Adam SmithDWA-9$0$0
    Adrian SmithRNE-3$0$18,428
    Chris SmithRNJ-4$1,000$0
    Lamar SmithRTX-21$0$27,200
    Vic SnyderDAR-2$0$0
    Hilda SolisDCA-32$0$2,000
    Mark SouderRIN-3$0$0
    Zack SpaceDOH-18$0$6,000
    Karen "Jackie" SpeierDCA-12$1,000$500
    John SprattDSC-5$1,000$0
    Fortney "Pete" StarkDCA-13$0$0
    Cliff StearnsRFL-6$0$2,500
    Bart StupakDMI-1$0$0
    John SullivanROK-1$0$500
    Betty SuttonDOH-13$5,000$0
    Linda T. SánchezDCA-39$2,000$0
    Tom TancredoRCO-6$0$0
    John TannerDTN-8$0$0
    Ellen TauscherDCA-10$0$4,000
    Gary "Gene" TaylorDMS-4$0$0
    Lee TerryRNE-2$0$6,500
    Bennie G. ThompsonDMS-2$0$5,384
    C. Mike ThompsonDCA-1$0$16,108
    William "Mac" ThornberryRTX-13$0$77,150
    Todd TiahrtRKS-4$0$2,200
    Pat TiberiROH-12$0$1,750
    John F. TierneyDMA-6$0$0
    Ed TownsDNY-10$1,000$0
    Niki TsongasDMA-5$0$0
    Mike TurnerROH-3$0$0
    Mark UdallDCO-2$10,100$78,400
    Tom UdallDNM-3$5,000$120,798
    Fred UptonRMI-6$0$0
    Chris Van HollenDMD-8$9,200$0
    Nydia M. VelázquezDNY-12$0$0
    Pete ViscloskyDIN-1$0$0
    Tim WalbergRMI-7$0$6,750
    Greg WaldenROR-2$0$59,204
    Jim WalshRNY-25$0$2,000
    Tim WalzDMN-1$0$28,800
    Zach WampRTN-3$0$0
    Debbie Wasserman SchultzDFL-20$1,000$1,000
    Maxine WatersDCA-35$0$0
    Diane WatsonDCA-33$0$0
    Mel WattDNC-12$0$0
    Henry A. WaxmanDCA-30$0$0
    Anthony WeinerDNY-9$0$0
    Peter WelchDVT$1,000$20,400
    Dave WeldonRFL-15$0$3,700
    Jerry WellerRIL-11$0$2,500
    Lynn A. WestmorelandRGA-3$0$0
    Robert WexlerDFL-19$0$0
    Ed WhitfieldRKY-1$3,000$0
    Charlie WilsonDOH-6$0$0
    Heather WilsonRNM-1$0$20,200
    Addison "Joe" WilsonRSC-2$500$0
    Robert J. WittmanRVA-1$0$0
    Frank R. WolfRVA-10$0$11,100
    Lynn C. WoolseyDCA-6$0$2,000
    David WuDOR-1$0$0
    John A. YarmuthDKY-3$1,500$21,400
    C. W. "Bill" YoungRFL-10$0$0
    Don YoungRAK$0$0

    Interest Groups that supported this bill

    $ Donated
    Animal Rights$238,200

    Interest Groups that opposed this bill

    $ Donated
    Livestock$2,454,388
    Horse breeders$271,098
    Loading…
    Date Range of Contributions
    Enter a custom date range