S. 510 - FDA Food Safety Modernization Act

Food Safety Bill, FDA Food Safety Modernization Act, Imported food, Food hazards, Foodborne illnesses, Food recall, Food contamination - Agriculture and food. 111th Congress (2009-2010) View bill details
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Summary:
A bill to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act with respect to the safety of the food supply. (by CRS) 
Status:
The bill was voted on in the Senate on November 30, 2010 
Amendments:
18 proposed amendments. 1 accepted. View amendments 
Senate Vote: On the Motion to Proceed (Motion to Proceed to S. 510)

PASSED on November 18, 2010.

1/2 required to pass

voted YES: 57 voted NO: 27
16 voted present/not voting

FDA Food Safety Modernization Act

S. 510 — 111th Congress (2009–2010)

Keywords
Food Safety Bill, FDA Food Safety Modernization Act, Imported food, Food hazards, Foodborne illnesses, Food recall, Food contamination
Summary
A bill to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act with respect to the safety of the food supply. (by CRS)
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Title
A bill to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act with respect to the safety of the food supply.
Other Titles
  • FDA Food Safety Modernization Act
  • FDA Food Safety Modernization Act
Sponsor
Richard Durbin
Co-Sponsors
Subjects
  • Agriculture and food
  • Administrative law and regulatory procedures
  • Agricultural practices and innovations
  • Allergies
  • Animal and plant health
  • Child health
  • Congressional oversight
  • Department of Health and Human Services
  • Elementary and secondary education
  • Executive agency funding and structure
  • Food and Drug Administration (FDA)
  • Food industry and services
  • Food supply, safety, and labeling
  • Government information and archives
  • Hazardous wastes and toxic substances
  • Health information and medical records
  • Health promotion and preventive care
  • Licensing and registrations
  • Livestock
  • Meat
  • Public-private cooperation
  • Seafood
  • Trade restrictions
  • User charges and fees
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Major Actions
Introduced3/03/2009
Referred to Committee
Amendments (18 proposed)
Passed Senate11/30/2010
Bill History
Chamber/CommitteeMotionDateResult
select this voteSenateMotion to Invoke Cloture on the Motion to Proceed to S. 51011/17/2010This motion PASSED the Senate
74 voted YES 25 voted NO 1 voted present/not voting
currently selectedSenateOn the Motion to Proceed (Motion to Proceed to S. 510)11/18/2010This motion PASSED the Senate
57 voted YES 27 voted NO 16 voted present/not voting
select this voteSenateMotion to Invoke Cloture on the Harkin Amdt. No. 471511/29/2010This amendment PASSED the Senate
69 voted YES 26 voted NO 5 voted present/not voting
select this voteSenateMotion to Suspend Rule XXII Re: Johanns Amdt. No. 470211/30/2010This motion DID NOT PASS the Senate
61 voted YES 35 voted NO 4 voted present/not voting
select this voteSenateMotion to Suspend Rule XXII Re: Baucus Amdt. No. 4713, As Modified11/30/2010This motion DID NOT PASS the Senate
44 voted YES 53 voted NO 3 voted present/not voting
select this voteSenateAmendment SA 4715 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.11/30/2010PASSED by voice vote
select this voteSenateMotion to Suspend Rule XXII Re: Coburn Amdt. No. 469711/30/2010This amendment DID NOT PASS the Senate
39 voted YES 56 voted NO 5 voted present/not voting
select this voteSenateMotion to Suspend Rule XXII Re: Coburn Amdt. No. 469611/30/2010This amendment DID NOT PASS the Senate
36 voted YES 62 voted NO 2 voted present/not voting
select this voteSenateOn Passage - Senate - S. 510 as Amended11/30/2010This bill PASSED the Senate
73 voted YES 25 voted NO 2 voted present/not voting
ActionDateDescription
Introduced3/03/2009
3/03/2009Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR S2692-2693)
3/03/2009Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.
Put on a legislative calendar11/18/2009Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
12/18/2009Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions. Reported by Senator Harkin with an amendment in the nature of a substitute. Without written report.
Put on a legislative calendar12/18/2009Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 247.
9/29/2010Motion to proceed to consideration of measure made in Senate.
9/29/2010Cloture motion on the motion to proceed to the bill presented in Senate.
11/17/2010Motion to proceed to measure considered in Senate.
select this voteVote11/17/2010Motion to Invoke Cloture on the Motion to Proceed to S. 510
11/18/2010Motion to proceed to measure considered in Senate.
11/18/2010Measure laid before Senate by motion.
11/18/2010The committee reported substitute amendment was withdrawn by Unanimous Consent.
11/18/2010Cloture motion on the bill presented in Senate.
11/18/2010Amendment SA 4715 proposed by Senator Reid for Senator Harkin.
11/18/2010Cloture motion on amendment SA 4715 presented in Senate.
currently selectedVote11/18/2010On the Motion to Proceed (Motion to Proceed to S. 510)
11/29/2010Considered by Senate.
11/29/2010Considered by Senate.
11/29/2010Motion to waive Rule XXII with respect to amendment SA 4696 made in Senate.
11/29/2010Motion to waive Rule XXII with respect to amendment SA 4697 made in Senate.
select this voteVote11/29/2010Motion to Invoke Cloture on the Harkin Amdt. No. 4715
11/30/2010Considered by Senate.
11/30/2010Cloture motion withdrawn by unanimous consent in Senate.
select this voteVote11/30/2010Motion to Suspend Rule XXII Re: Johanns Amdt. No. 4702
select this voteVote11/30/2010Motion to Suspend Rule XXII Re: Baucus Amdt. No. 4713, As Modified
11/30/2010Considered by Senate.
select this voteVote11/30/2010Amendment SA 4715 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
select this voteVote11/30/2010Motion to Suspend Rule XXII Re: Coburn Amdt. No. 4697
select this voteVote11/30/2010Motion to Suspend Rule XXII Re: Coburn Amdt. No. 4696
select this voteSenate Vote on Passage11/30/2010On Passage - Senate - S. 510 as Amended
NumberSponsorDate OfferedStatus
S. Amdt. 4691Leahy, Patrick [D-VT]November 17, 2010Offered on November 16, 2010.

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S. Amdt. 4692Specter, Arlen [D-PA]November 17, 2010Offered on November 16, 2010.

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S. Amdt. 4693Specter, Arlen [D-PA]November 17, 2010Offered on November 16, 2010.

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S. Amdt. 4694Inouye, Daniel [D-HI]November 17, 2010Offered on November 16, 2010.

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select this voteS. Amdt. 4696Coburn, Thomas [R-OK]November 17, 2010Offered on November 16, 2010.

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select this voteS. Amdt. 4697Coburn, Thomas [R-OK]November 17, 2010Offered on November 16, 2010.

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S. Amdt. 4698Pryor, Mark [D-AR]November 17, 2010Offered on November 16, 2010.

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S. Amdt. 4699Pryor, Mark [D-AR]November 17, 2010Offered on November 16, 2010.

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S. Amdt. 4700Pryor, Mark [D-AR]November 17, 2010Offered on November 16, 2010.

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S. Amdt. 4701Pryor, Mark [D-AR]November 17, 2010Offered on November 16, 2010.

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S. Amdt. 4702Johanns, Mike [R-NE]November 17, 2010Offered on November 16, 2010.

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S. Amdt. 4708Pryor, Mark [D-AR]November 18, 2010Offered on November 17, 2010.

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S. Amdt. 4709Landrieu, Mary [D-LA]November 18, 2010Offered on November 17, 2010.

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S. Amdt. 4710Corker, Bob [R-TN]November 18, 2010Offered on November 17, 2010.

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S. Amdt. 4713Baucus, Max [D-MT]November 18, 2010Offered on November 17, 2010.

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S. Amdt. 4714Reid, Harry [D-NV]November 18, 2010Offered on November 17, 2010.

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select this voteS. Amdt. 4715Harkin, Thomas [D-IA]November 18, 2010Passed by voice vote on November 29, 2010.

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S. Amdt. 4716Dorgan, Byron [D-ND]November 19, 2010Offered on November 18, 2010.

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Average contributions given to Senators from interest groups that…

supported this motion

42% less
$13,676
$6,079
$0
$5,584
$11,218
$2,098
$1,976
$2,037
$1,286
$779
$3,897
$26,612
$5,326
$1,407
$2,301
$8,258
YES$92,535
$29,220
$10,173
$0
$7,617
$23,417
$5,485
$1,956
$4,444
$3,728
$894
$809
$53,559
$1,644
$3,057
$5,039
$7,848
NO$158,890

opposed this motion

Republican/Conservative [About]
Livestock [About]
Pro-business associations [About]
Consumer groups (split) [About]
Milk & dairy producers (split) [About]
Farmers, crop unspecified [About]
Average given to Senators who voted:
$11,394
$10,883
$0
$498
YES$22,774
7.3 times as much
$25,956
$139,741
$0
$1,143
NO$166,840
30 Organizations Supported and 13 Opposed; See Which Ones

Organizations that took a position on
FDA Food Safety Modernization Act: On the Motion to Proceed (Motion to Proceed to S. 510)

30 organizations supported this motion

American Bakers Association
A coalition of business groups including the International Dairy Foods Association (2009, November 17). Coalition Letter of Support. Retrieved April 19, 2010, from International Dairy Foods Association.
American Beverage Association
A coalition of business groups including the International Dairy Foods Association (2009, November 17). Coalition Letter of Support. Retrieved April 19, 2010, from International Dairy Foods Association.
American Farm Bureau Federation
LaRussa, Cassandra (2010, May 12). First Lady Michelle Obama, Nutrition Advocates Aim to Navigate Resistance from Agribusiness, Corporate Lobbies. Retrieved May 13, 2010, from Open Secrets Blog.
American Frozen Food Institute
AFFI (2009, March 3). Statement by American Frozen Food Institute President and CEO Kraig R. Naasz on the Introduction of the FDA Food Safety Modernization Act. Retrieved March 9, 2009, from AFFI.
American Public Health Association
A coalition of groups (2010, January 21). Group Letter to Senate Leadership Regarding the FDA Food Safety Modernization Act of 2009. Retrieved April 19, 2010, from Consumers Union.
American Veterinary Medical Association
AVMA (2010, March 19). ADVOCACY. Retrieved August 3, 2010, from AVMA.
Center for Foodborne Illness Research & Prevention
A coalition of groups (2010, January 21). Group Letter to Senate Leadership Regarding the FDA Food Safety Modernization Act of 2009. Retrieved April 19, 2010, from Consumers Union.
Center for Science in the Public Interest
Caroline Smith DeWaal, Director of Food Safety, Center for Science in the Public Interest (2009, June 3). Testimony of Caroline Smith DeWaal, Director of Food Safety, Center for Science in the Public Interest. Retrieved April 19, 2010, from Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.
Consumer Federation of America
A coalition of groups (2010, January 21). Group Letter to Senate Leadership Regarding the FDA Food Safety Modernization Act of 2009. Retrieved April 19, 2010, from Consumers Union.
Consumers Union
Consumers Union (2009, March 2). CU Letter to Senate. Retrieved March 9, 2009, from Consumers Union.
Food Marketing Institute
FMI (2009, September 21). Priority Issues: Food Safety. Retrieved April 19, 2010, from Food Marketing Institute.
General Mills
General Mills (2009, March 5). Food industry welcomes bipartisan food safety bill. Retrieved March 9, 2009, from General Mills.
Grocery Manufacturers Association
GMA (2009, March 3). GMA News Release. Retrieved March 9, 2009, from GMA.
International Bottled Water Association
A coalition of groups (2010, January 21). Group Letter to Senate Leadership Regarding the FDA Food Safety Modernization Act of 2009. Retrieved April 19, 2010, from Consumers Union.
International Dairy Foods Association
A coalition of business groups including the International Dairy Foods Association (2009, November 17). Coalition Letter of Support. Retrieved April 19, 2010, from International Dairy Foods Association.
International Foodservice Distributors Association
A coalition of business groups including the International Dairy Foods Association (2009, November 17). Coalition Letter of Support. Retrieved April 19, 2010, from International Dairy Foods Association.
Kraft Foods
Kraft Foods North America (2009, March 5). Food industry welcomes bipartisan food safety bill. Retrieved March 9, 2009, from Kraft Foods North America.
National Association of Manufacturers
A coalition of groups (2010, January 21). Group Letter to Senate Leadership Regarding the FDA Food Safety Modernization Act of 2009. Retrieved April 19, 2010, from Consumers Union.
National Coffee Association
A coalition of business groups including the International Dairy Foods Association (2009, November 17). Coalition Letter of Support. Retrieved April 19, 2010, from International Dairy Foods Association.
National Confectioners Association
A coalition of groups (2010, January 21). Group Letter to Senate Leadership Regarding the FDA Food Safety Modernization Act of 2009. Retrieved April 19, 2010, from Consumers Union.
National Consumers League
A coalition of groups (2010, January 21). Group Letter to Senate Leadership Regarding the FDA Food Safety Modernization Act of 2009. Retrieved April 19, 2010, from Consumers Union.
National Fisheries Institute
NFI (2009, March 3). Food Safety Bill Moves FDA in the Right Direction. Retrieved March 9, 2009, from NFI.
National Restaurant Association
National Restaurant Association (2009, March 3). National Restaurant Association Welcomes Introduction of Bipartisan Food Safety Bill by U.S. Sens. Durbin, Gregg, Kennedy and Burr. Retrieved March 9, 2009, from National Restaurant Association.
PEW Charitable Trusts
A coalition of groups (2010, January 21). Group Letter to Senate Leadership Regarding the FDA Food Safety Modernization Act of 2009. Retrieved April 19, 2010, from Consumers Union.
Produce Marketing Association
Carney, Timothy P. (2010, December 5). The Food Industry Plays Regulatory Roulette. Washington Examiner. Retrieved April 19, 2010, from http://washingtonexaminer.com/politics/2010/12/food-industry-plays-regulatory-roulette.
Safe Tables Our Priority
A coalition of groups (2010, January 21). Group Letter to Senate Leadership Regarding the FDA Food Safety Modernization Act of 2009. Retrieved April 19, 2010, from Consumers Union.
Snack Food Association
A coalition of groups (2010, January 21). Group Letter to Senate Leadership Regarding the FDA Food Safety Modernization Act of 2009. Retrieved April 19, 2010, from Consumers Union.
Trust for America's Health
A coalition of groups (2010, January 21). Group Letter to Senate Leadership Regarding the FDA Food Safety Modernization Act of 2009. Retrieved April 19, 2010, from Consumers Union.
U.S. Chamber of Commerce
Bottemiller, Helena (2010, November 30). UPDATE: Food Safety Bill Clears Full Senate. Retrieved November 16, 2010, from Food Safety News.
United Fresh Produce Association
Thomas E. Stenzel, President and CEO, United Fresh Produce Association (2009, October 22). Thomas E. Stenzel President and CEO United Fresh Produce Association Before the U.S. Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions. Retrieved April 19, 2010, from Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

13 organizations opposed this motion

American Grassfed Association
Farm and Ranch Freedom Alliance et al. (2010, April 9). Support Fresh Safe Local Food in the Food Safety Bill. Retrieved May 6, 2010, from Farm and Ranch Freedom Alliance.
Campaign for Liberty
Shoemaker, Tim (2010, November 17). S. 510 Cloture Vote Today!. Retrieved November 18, 2010, from Campaign for Liberty.
Carolina Farm Stewardship Association
Carolina Farm Stewards Association (2010, March 0). Food Safety Fact Sheet. Retrieved May 13, 2010, from Carolina Farm Stewards Association.
Competitive Enterprise Institute
Carney, Timothy P. (2010, December 5). The Food Industry Plays Regulatory Roulette. Washington Examiner. Retrieved December 6, 2010, from http://washingtonexaminer.com/politics/2010/12/food-industry-plays-regulatory-roulette.
Family Farm Defenders
Farm and Ranch Freedom Alliance, et al. (2010, April 7). Senate Food Safety Letter. Retrieved May 6, 2010, from Farm Family Defenders.
Farm-to-Consumer Legal Defense Fund
Farm to Consumer Legal Defense Fund (2010, March 5). USA - ACTION ALERT. Retrieved April 19, 2010, from Farm to Consumer Legal Defense Fund: Take Action.
Heritage Foundation
Katz, Diane (2010, November 17). New FDA Powers: The Wrong Remedy for a Phony Crisis. Retrieved November 19, 2010, from Heritage.
John Birch Society
Shibler, Ann (2010, November 12). URGENT: Food Safety Vote Next Week. Retrieved November 22, 2010, from The John Birch Society.
National Family Farm Coalition
National Family Farm Coalition (2009, November 10). Letter. Retrieved May 6, 2010, from NFCC Home.
National Independent Consumers and Farmers Association
Food Safety News (Marler Clark, LLP) (2010, March 13). Libertarian Farmers Lobby Against S. 510. Retrieved May 4, 2010, from Food Safety News - Global Food Safety News & Information Presented by Marler Clark LLP.
Raw Milk Association of Colorado
Farm and Ranch Freedom Alliance et al. (2010, April 9). Support Fresh Safe Local Food in the Food Safety Bill. Retrieved May 6, 2010, from Farm and Ranch Freedom Alliance.
Small Farms Conservancy
Farm and Ranch Freedom Alliance et al. (2010, April 9). Support Fresh Safe Local Food in the Food Safety Bill. Retrieved May 6, 2010, from Farm and Ranch Freedom Alliance.
Weston A. Price Foundation
The Weston A. Price Foundation (2010, April 13). Urgent Action Alert on Senate Food Safety Bill. Retrieved April 19, 2010, from The Weston A. Price Foundation.

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Includes reported contributions to congressional campaigns of Senators in office on day of vote, from interest groups invested in the vote according to MapLight, January 1, 2005 – December 31, 2010.
Contributions data source: OpenSecrets.org

Contributions by Legislator

Namesort iconPartyState$ From Interest Groups
That Supported
$ From Interest Groups
That Opposed
Vote
Daniel K. AkakaDHI$27,690$700Yes
Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$186,471$79,433Not Voting
John BarrassoRWY$31,350$50,400No
Max BaucusDMT$168,053$39,880Yes
Birch "Evan" BayhDIN$40,450$5,000Not Voting
Mark BegichDAK$26,800$2,000Yes
Michael BennetDCO$104,511$35,189Yes
Bob BennettRUT$100,780$6,000No
Jesse "Jeff" BingamanDNM$32,498$8,650Yes
Christopher "Kit" BondRMO$20,950$1,000No
Barbara BoxerDCA$145,260$13,400Yes
Scott BrownRMA$157,490$355,085Yes
Sherrod BrownDOH$66,050$3,100Yes
Sam BrownbackRKS$7,250$17,600No
Jim BunningRKY$5,700$2,200Not Voting
Richard BurrRNC$327,341$84,700No
Roland BurrisDIL$0$0Yes
Maria CantwellDWA$87,441$2,750Yes
Ben CardinDMD$81,950$0Yes
Tom CarperDDE$95,350$2,000Yes
Bob CaseyDPA$124,326$2,100Yes
Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$569,094$612,506No
Tom CoburnROK$32,000$140,643No
William Thad CochranRMS$50,144$25,200No
Susan CollinsRME$167,738$164,583Yes
Gaylord Kent ConradDND$55,950$17,250Yes
Chris CoonsDDE$29,800$0Yes
Bob CorkerRTN$274,539$202,901No
John CornynRTX$296,148$721,802No
Mike CrapoRID$70,199$19,350No
Jim DeMintRSC$111,085$395,270Not Voting
Chris DoddDCT$39,150$5,500Yes
Byron DorganDND$27,350$3,000Yes
Dick DurbinDIL$168,175$20,000Yes
John EnsignRNV$82,697$79,925Not Voting
Mike EnziRWY$94,394$32,450No
Russ FeingoldDWI$70,416$1,700Yes
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$215,689$17,814Yes
Alan FrankenDMN$42,360$4,800Yes
Kirsten GillibrandDNY$148,660$4,650Yes
Lindsey GrahamRSC$106,022$43,950No
Chuck GrassleyRIA$128,400$73,800No
Judd GreggRNH$13,000$0Not Voting
Kay HaganDNC$37,500$2,500Yes
Tom HarkinDIA$148,435$31,300Yes
Orrin HatchRUT$126,165$54,566No
Kay Bailey HutchisonRTX$127,561$346,726Not Voting
Jim InhofeROK$66,744$191,474No
Dan InouyeDHI$27,150$11,200Yes
Johnny IsaksonRGA$263,045$61,550No
Mike JohannsRNE$165,759$116,931Not Voting
Tim JohnsonDSD$33,850$11,500Yes
John KerryDMA$23,506$0Not Voting
Amy KlobucharDMN$153,728$14,250Yes
Herb KohlDWI$300$0Yes
Jon KylRAZ$370,160$486,867No
Mary LandrieuDLA$87,622$1,000Yes
Frank LautenbergDNJ$46,883$3,550Yes
George LeMieuxRFL$0$0No
Patrick LeahyDVT$22,300$1,500Yes
Carl LevinDMI$51,400$2,000Yes
Joe LiebermanICT$125,575$4,100Yes
Blanche LincolnDAR$370,946$54,542Yes
Dick LugarRIN$139,322$9,000No
Joe ManchinDWV$45,700$3,400Yes
John McCainRAZ$123,820$246,098No
Claire McCaskillDMO$55,950$5,150Yes
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$461,793$578,883No
Bob MenéndezDNJ$215,200$750Not Voting
Jeff MerkleyDOR$27,850$3,300Yes
Barbara MikulskiDMD$58,365$1,000Yes
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$163,578$16,950Not Voting
Patty MurrayDWA$189,350$3,650Yes
Earl "Ben" NelsonDNE$262,406$43,250Yes
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$215,371$30,498Yes
Mark PryorDAR$121,550$16,815Yes
John "Jack" ReedDRI$30,000$0Yes
Harry ReidDNV$213,885$17,900Yes
Jim RischRID$56,750$267,609Not Voting
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$169,294$226,385No
John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$33,050$1,000Not Voting
Bernie SandersIVT$13,200$3,500Yes
Chuck SchumerDNY$233,135$12,200Yes
Jeff SessionsRAL$66,303$103,870No
Jeanne ShaheenDNH$20,115$11,900Yes
Richard ShelbyRAL$72,616$9,100No
Olympia SnoweRME$83,136$51,589Yes
Arlen SpecterDPA$160,524$70,000Not Voting
Debbie StabenowDMI$110,041$17,982Yes
Jon TesterDMT$24,250$62,660Yes
John ThuneRSD$174,500$366,567No
Mark UdallDCO$38,360$43,500Yes
Tom UdallDNM$28,477$53,400Yes
David VitterRLA$175,300$271,575Not Voting
George VoinovichROH$60,900$58,650Yes
Mark WarnerDVA$137,500$12,263Yes
Jim WebbDVA$27,050$7,950Not Voting
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$27,525$1,500Yes
Roger WickerRMS$147,650$138,025No
Ron WydenDOR$89,050$2,400Yes

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NamePartyState$ From Interest Groups
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$ From Interest Groups
That Opposed
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Daniel K. AkakaDHI$27,690$700Yes
Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$186,471$79,433Not Voting
John BarrassoRWY$31,350$50,400No
Max BaucusDMT$168,053$39,880Yes
Birch "Evan" BayhDIN$40,450$5,000Not Voting
Mark BegichDAK$26,800$2,000Yes
Michael BennetDCO$104,511$35,189Yes
Bob BennettRUT$100,780$6,000No
Jesse "Jeff" BingamanDNM$32,498$8,650Yes
Christopher "Kit" BondRMO$20,950$1,000No
Barbara BoxerDCA$145,260$13,400Yes
Scott BrownRMA$157,490$355,085Yes
Sherrod BrownDOH$66,050$3,100Yes
Sam BrownbackRKS$7,250$17,600No
Jim BunningRKY$5,700$2,200Not Voting
Richard BurrRNC$327,341$84,700No
Roland BurrisDIL$0$0Yes
Maria CantwellDWA$87,441$2,750Yes
Ben CardinDMD$81,950$0Yes
Tom CarperDDE$95,350$2,000Yes
Bob CaseyDPA$124,326$2,100Yes
Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$569,094$612,506No
Tom CoburnROK$32,000$140,643No
William Thad CochranRMS$50,144$25,200No
Susan CollinsRME$167,738$164,583Yes
Gaylord Kent ConradDND$55,950$17,250Yes
Chris CoonsDDE$29,800$0Yes
Bob CorkerRTN$274,539$202,901No
John CornynRTX$296,148$721,802No
Mike CrapoRID$70,199$19,350No
Jim DeMintRSC$111,085$395,270Not Voting
Chris DoddDCT$39,150$5,500Yes
Byron DorganDND$27,350$3,000Yes
Dick DurbinDIL$168,175$20,000Yes
John EnsignRNV$82,697$79,925Not Voting
Mike EnziRWY$94,394$32,450No
Russ FeingoldDWI$70,416$1,700Yes
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$215,689$17,814Yes
Alan FrankenDMN$42,360$4,800Yes
Kirsten GillibrandDNY$148,660$4,650Yes
Lindsey GrahamRSC$106,022$43,950No
Chuck GrassleyRIA$128,400$73,800No
Judd GreggRNH$13,000$0Not Voting
Kay HaganDNC$37,500$2,500Yes
Tom HarkinDIA$148,435$31,300Yes
Orrin HatchRUT$126,165$54,566No
Kay Bailey HutchisonRTX$127,561$346,726Not Voting
Jim InhofeROK$66,744$191,474No
Dan InouyeDHI$27,150$11,200Yes
Johnny IsaksonRGA$263,045$61,550No
Mike JohannsRNE$165,759$116,931Not Voting
Tim JohnsonDSD$33,850$11,500Yes
John KerryDMA$23,506$0Not Voting
Amy KlobucharDMN$153,728$14,250Yes
Herb KohlDWI$300$0Yes
Jon KylRAZ$370,160$486,867No
Mary LandrieuDLA$87,622$1,000Yes
Frank LautenbergDNJ$46,883$3,550Yes
George LeMieuxRFL$0$0No
Patrick LeahyDVT$22,300$1,500Yes
Carl LevinDMI$51,400$2,000Yes
Joe LiebermanICT$125,575$4,100Yes
Blanche LincolnDAR$370,946$54,542Yes
Dick LugarRIN$139,322$9,000No
Joe ManchinDWV$45,700$3,400Yes
John McCainRAZ$123,820$246,098No
Claire McCaskillDMO$55,950$5,150Yes
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$461,793$578,883No
Bob MenéndezDNJ$215,200$750Not Voting
Jeff MerkleyDOR$27,850$3,300Yes
Barbara MikulskiDMD$58,365$1,000Yes
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$163,578$16,950Not Voting
Patty MurrayDWA$189,350$3,650Yes
Earl "Ben" NelsonDNE$262,406$43,250Yes
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$215,371$30,498Yes
Mark PryorDAR$121,550$16,815Yes
John "Jack" ReedDRI$30,000$0Yes
Harry ReidDNV$213,885$17,900Yes
Jim RischRID$56,750$267,609Not Voting
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$169,294$226,385No
John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$33,050$1,000Not Voting
Bernie SandersIVT$13,200$3,500Yes
Chuck SchumerDNY$233,135$12,200Yes
Jeff SessionsRAL$66,303$103,870No
Jeanne ShaheenDNH$20,115$11,900Yes
Richard ShelbyRAL$72,616$9,100No
Olympia SnoweRME$83,136$51,589Yes
Arlen SpecterDPA$160,524$70,000Not Voting
Debbie StabenowDMI$110,041$17,982Yes
Jon TesterDMT$24,250$62,660Yes
John ThuneRSD$174,500$366,567No
Mark UdallDCO$38,360$43,500Yes
Tom UdallDNM$28,477$53,400Yes
David VitterRLA$175,300$271,575Not Voting
George VoinovichROH$60,900$58,650Yes
Mark WarnerDVA$137,500$12,263Yes
Jim WebbDVA$27,050$7,950Not Voting
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$27,525$1,500Yes
Roger WickerRMS$147,650$138,025No
Ron WydenDOR$89,050$2,400Yes

Interest Groups that supported this motion

$ Donated
Restaurants & drinking establishments$3,418,444
Food and kindred products manufacturing$1,787,438
Milk & dairy producers$1,731,887
Food stores$1,498,584
Beverages (non-alcoholic)$750,574
Vegetables, fruits and tree nut$742,138
Veterinarians$614,900
Health & welfare policy$402,950
Fishing$348,499
Food wholesalers$299,800
Food & Beverage Products and Services$296,537
Beverage bottling & distribution$295,400
Chambers of commerce$205,589
Food catering & food services$198,385
Manufacturing$196,590
Confectionery processors & manufacturers$96,388
Consumer groups$6,100
Farm bureaus$0

Interest Groups that opposed this motion

$ Donated
Republican/Conservative$5,812,405
Milk & dairy producers$1,731,887
Livestock$1,578,138
Pro-business associations$73,563
Consumer groups$6,100
Farmers, crop unspecified$0
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