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S. 1650 - Max Cleland Minority Serving Institution Digital and Wireless Technology Opportunity Act

Technology. 110th Congress (2007-2008) View bill details
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Summary:
A bill to establish a digital and wireless network technology program, and for other purposes. (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.

Max Cleland Minority Serving Institution Digital and Wireless Technology Opportunity Act

S. 1650 — 110th Congress (2007–2008)

Summary
A bill to establish a digital and wireless network technology program, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
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Title
A bill to establish a digital and wireless network technology program, and for other purposes.
Other Titles
  • Max Cleland Minority Serving Institution Digital and Wireless Technology Opportunity Act
  • Max Cleland Minority Serving Institution Digital and Wireless Technology Opportunity Act
Sponsor
John Kerry
Co-Sponsors
Subjects
  • Technology
  • Alaska
  • Black colleges
  • Budgets
  • Business
  • Computer literacy
  • Computer networks
  • Computer software
  • Computers
  • Conferences
  • Congress
  • Congressional reporting requirements
  • Continuing education
  • Department of Commerce
  • Distance education
  • Education
  • Education of the disadvantaged
  • Educational planning
  • Educational technology
  • Elementary and secondary education
  • Engineering
  • Executive departments
  • Executive reorganization
  • Federal advisory bodies
  • Federal aid to Indians
  • Federal aid to education
  • Government information
  • Government paperwork
  • Grants-in-aid
  • Hawaii
  • Hawaiians
  • Higher education
  • Hispanic Americans
  • Humanities
  • Indian education
  • Indigenous peoples
  • Infrastructure
  • Mathematics
  • Minorities
  • Minority business enterprises
  • Minority education
  • National Science Foundation
  • Nonprofit organizations
  • Paraprofessional school personnel
  • Preschool education
  • Public contracts
  • Public-private partnerships
  • Research
  • School libraries
  • School personnel
  • Science policy
  • Scientific education
  • Small business
  • Social services
  • Teacher education
  • Technical education
  • Telecommunication
  • Telecommunication systems
  • Welfare
  • Wireless communication
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Major Actions
Introduced6/19/2007
Referred to Committee
Bill History

There have been no votes on this bill.

ActionDateDescription
Introduced6/19/2007
6/19/2007Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.
6/21/2007Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions discharged by Unanimous Consent.
6/21/2007Referred to the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation.
Put on a legislative calendar6/27/2007Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. Ordered to be reported with amendments favorably.
1/08/2008Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. Reported by Senator Inouye under authority of the order of the Senate of 12/19/2007 with amendments. With written report No. 110-257.
Put on a legislative calendar1/08/2008Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 557.
NumberSponsorDate OfferedStatus

Total contributions given to Senators from interest groups that…

$6,770,577
$1,208,793
$7,979,370
$0
4 Organizations Supported and 0 Opposed; See Which Ones

Organizations that took a position on
Max Cleland Minority Serving Institution Digital and Wireless Technology Opportunity Act

4 organizations supported this bill

American Council on Education
(n.d.). ACE Supports Tech Funding for Minority-Serving Institutions. Retrieved n.d., from .
American Indian Higher Education Consortium
(n.d.). Letter to Harry Reid and Mitch McConnell. Retrieved n.d., from .
Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities
(n.d.). Letter to Harry Reid and Mitch McConnell. Retrieved n.d., from .
National Association for Equal Opportunity in Higher Education
(n.d.). Letter to Harry Reid and Mitch McConnell. Retrieved n.d., from .

0 organizations opposed this bill

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Includes reported contributions to congressional campaigns of Senators in office during the 110th U.S. Congress, from interest groups invested in the vote according to MapLight, January 1, 2003 – December 31, 2008.
Contributions data source: OpenSecrets.org

Contributions by Legislator

Namesort iconPartyState$ From Interest Groups
That Supported
$ From Interest Groups
That Opposed
Daniel K. AkakaDHI$36,490$0
Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$116,350$0
Alan Wayne AllardRCO$0$0
Max BaucusDMT$37,338$0
Birch "Evan" BayhDIN$101,378$0
Bob BennettRUT$14,050$0
Joe BidenDDE$99,375$0
Jesse "Jeff" BingamanDNM$26,132$0
Christopher "Kit" BondRMO$41,900$0
Barbara BoxerDCA$151,385$0
Sherrod BrownDOH$257,192$0
Sam BrownbackRKS$7,450$0
Jim BunningRKY$17,350$0
Richard BurrRNC$53,125$0
Robert ByrdDWV$35,850$0
Maria CantwellDWA$183,328$0
Ben CardinDMD$162,804$0
Tom CarperDDE$15,745$0
Bob CaseyDPA$273,860$0
Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$41,168$0
Hillary ClintonDNY$746,943$0
Tom CoburnROK$11,175$0
William Thad CochranRMS$18,350$0
Norm ColemanRMN$61,379$0
Susan CollinsRME$43,250$0
Gaylord Kent ConradDND$29,017$0
Bob CorkerRTN$91,875$0
John CornynRTX$73,600$0
Larry CraigRID$250$0
Mike CrapoRID$2,250$0
Jim DeMintRSC$20,801$0
Chris DoddDCT$64,900$0
Mary Elizabeth DoleRNC$95,312$0
Pete DomeniciRNM$13,800$0
Byron DorganDND$34,560$0
Dick DurbinDIL$170,950$0
John EnsignRNV$10,200$0
Mike EnziRWY$10,000$0
Russ FeingoldDWI$252,945$0
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$74,065$0
Lindsey GrahamRSC$44,750$0
Chuck GrassleyRIA$29,375$0
Judd GreggRNH$27,500$0
Chuck HagelRNE$5,000$0
Tom HarkinDIA$130,330$0
Orrin HatchRUT$32,955$0
Kay Bailey HutchisonRTX$60,700$0
Jim InhofeROK$6,270$0
Dan InouyeDHI$70,951$0
Johnny IsaksonRGA$42,850$0
Tim JohnsonDSD$36,048$0
Ted KennedyDMA$157,250$0
John KerryDMA$54,169$0
Amy KlobucharDMN$149,735$0
Herb KohlDWI$0$0
Jon KylRAZ$57,720$0
Mary LandrieuDLA$118,022$0
Frank LautenbergDNJ$49,850$0
Patrick LeahyDVT$29,150$0
Carl LevinDMI$127,171$0
Joe LiebermanICT$157,975$0
Blanche LincolnDAR$41,975$0
Chester Trent LottRMS$3,000$0
Dick LugarRIN$90,601$0
Mel MartinezRFL$35,250$0
John McCainRAZ$12,900$0
Claire McCaskillDMO$160,679$0
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$120,275$0
Bob MenéndezDNJ$140,756$0
Barbara MikulskiDMD$89,325$0
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$30,400$0
Patty MurrayDWA$101,375$0
Earl "Ben" NelsonDNE$29,128$0
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$83,740$0
Barack ObamaDIL$455,921$0
Mark PryorDAR$20,850$0
John "Jack" ReedDRI$38,075$0
Harry ReidDNV$94,800$0
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$17,800$0
John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$65,150$0
Ken SalazarDCO$128,996$0
Bernie SandersIVT$76,736$0
Chuck SchumerDNY$72,300$0
Jeff SessionsRAL$48,050$0
Richard ShelbyRAL$53,700$0
Gordon SmithROR$42,050$0
Olympia SnoweRME$34,803$0
Arlen SpecterDPA$357,149$0
Debbie StabenowDMI$185,611$0
Ted StevensRAK$38,150$0
John SununuRNH$17,650$0
Jon TesterDMT$67,100$0
John ThuneRSD$55,925$0
David VitterRLA$51,327$0
George VoinovichROH$31,953$0
John WarnerRVA$0$0
Jim WebbDVA$119,007$0
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$55,900$0
Ron WydenDOR$25,300$0

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NamePartyState$ From Interest Groups
That Supported
$ From Interest Groups
That Opposed
Daniel K. AkakaDHI$36,490$0
Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$116,350$0
Alan Wayne AllardRCO$0$0
Max BaucusDMT$37,338$0
Birch "Evan" BayhDIN$101,378$0
Bob BennettRUT$14,050$0
Joe BidenDDE$99,375$0
Jesse "Jeff" BingamanDNM$26,132$0
Christopher "Kit" BondRMO$41,900$0
Barbara BoxerDCA$151,385$0
Sherrod BrownDOH$257,192$0
Sam BrownbackRKS$7,450$0
Jim BunningRKY$17,350$0
Richard BurrRNC$53,125$0
Robert ByrdDWV$35,850$0
Maria CantwellDWA$183,328$0
Ben CardinDMD$162,804$0
Tom CarperDDE$15,745$0
Bob CaseyDPA$273,860$0
Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$41,168$0
Hillary ClintonDNY$746,943$0
Tom CoburnROK$11,175$0
William Thad CochranRMS$18,350$0
Norm ColemanRMN$61,379$0
Susan CollinsRME$43,250$0
Gaylord Kent ConradDND$29,017$0
Bob CorkerRTN$91,875$0
John CornynRTX$73,600$0
Larry CraigRID$250$0
Mike CrapoRID$2,250$0
Jim DeMintRSC$20,801$0
Chris DoddDCT$64,900$0
Mary Elizabeth DoleRNC$95,312$0
Pete DomeniciRNM$13,800$0
Byron DorganDND$34,560$0
Dick DurbinDIL$170,950$0
John EnsignRNV$10,200$0
Mike EnziRWY$10,000$0
Russ FeingoldDWI$252,945$0
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$74,065$0
Lindsey GrahamRSC$44,750$0
Chuck GrassleyRIA$29,375$0
Judd GreggRNH$27,500$0
Chuck HagelRNE$5,000$0
Tom HarkinDIA$130,330$0
Orrin HatchRUT$32,955$0
Kay Bailey HutchisonRTX$60,700$0
Jim InhofeROK$6,270$0
Dan InouyeDHI$70,951$0
Johnny IsaksonRGA$42,850$0
Tim JohnsonDSD$36,048$0
Ted KennedyDMA$157,250$0
John KerryDMA$54,169$0
Amy KlobucharDMN$149,735$0
Herb KohlDWI$0$0
Jon KylRAZ$57,720$0
Mary LandrieuDLA$118,022$0
Frank LautenbergDNJ$49,850$0
Patrick LeahyDVT$29,150$0
Carl LevinDMI$127,171$0
Joe LiebermanICT$157,975$0
Blanche LincolnDAR$41,975$0
Chester Trent LottRMS$3,000$0
Dick LugarRIN$90,601$0
Mel MartinezRFL$35,250$0
John McCainRAZ$12,900$0
Claire McCaskillDMO$160,679$0
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$120,275$0
Bob MenéndezDNJ$140,756$0
Barbara MikulskiDMD$89,325$0
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$30,400$0
Patty MurrayDWA$101,375$0
Earl "Ben" NelsonDNE$29,128$0
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$83,740$0
Barack ObamaDIL$455,921$0
Mark PryorDAR$20,850$0
John "Jack" ReedDRI$38,075$0
Harry ReidDNV$94,800$0
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$17,800$0
John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$65,150$0
Ken SalazarDCO$128,996$0
Bernie SandersIVT$76,736$0
Chuck SchumerDNY$72,300$0
Jeff SessionsRAL$48,050$0
Richard ShelbyRAL$53,700$0
Gordon SmithROR$42,050$0
Olympia SnoweRME$34,803$0
Arlen SpecterDPA$357,149$0
Debbie StabenowDMI$185,611$0
Ted StevensRAK$38,150$0
John SununuRNH$17,650$0
Jon TesterDMT$67,100$0
John ThuneRSD$55,925$0
David VitterRLA$51,327$0
George VoinovichROH$31,953$0
John WarnerRVA$0$0
Jim WebbDVA$119,007$0
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$55,900$0
Ron WydenDOR$25,300$0

Interest Groups that supported this bill

$ Donated
Schools & colleges$6,770,577
Minority/Ethnic Groups$1,208,793

Interest Groups that opposed this bill

$ Donated
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