H.R. 3699 - Research Works Act

Government operations and politics. 112th Congress (2011-2012) View bill details
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Summary:
To ensure the continued publication and integrity of peer-reviewed research works by the private sector. (by CRS) 
Status:
The bill has been introduced. 
There have been no votes on this bill.

Research Works Act

H.R. 3699 — 112th Congress (2011–2012)

Summary
To ensure the continued publication and integrity of peer-reviewed research works by the private sector. (by CRS)
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Title
To ensure the continued publication and integrity of peer-reviewed research works by the private sector.
Other Titles
  • Research Works Act
Sponsor
Darrell Issa
Co-Sponsors
Subjects
  • Government operations and politics
  • Government information and archives
  • Internet and video services
  • Research administration and funding
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    Major Actions
    Introduced12/16/2011
    Referred to Committee
    Bill History

    There have been no votes on this bill.

    ActionDateDescription
    Introduced12/16/2011
    12/16/2011Referred to the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform.
    NumberSponsorDate OfferedStatus
    ContributorInterest groupAmountDatesort iconHouse memberPartyState
    Consumer Electronics AssnCommunications & Electronics$2,5005/6/11Gabrielle GiffordsDAZ-8
    Consumer Electronics AssnCommunications & Electronics$2,5005/6/11Gabrielle GiffordsDAZ-8
    Consumer Electronics AssnCommunications & Electronics$1,5005/6/11Mike ThompsonDCA-1
    Consumer Electronics AssnCommunications & Electronics$1,5005/6/11Mike ThompsonDCA-1
    Kimble, Alvin E MrCommunications & Electronics$2,5005/9/11Bill CassidyRLA-6
    Kimble, Alvin E MrCommunications & Electronics$2,5005/9/11Bill CassidyRLA-6
    Kimble, Alvin E MrCommunications & Electronics$2,5005/9/11Bill CassidyRLA-6
    Kimble, Alvin E MrCommunications & Electronics$2,5005/9/11Bill CassidyRLA-6
    Consumer Electronics AssnCommunications & Electronics$2,5005/24/11Shelley BerkleyDNV-1
    Consumer Electronics AssnCommunications & Electronics$2,5005/24/11Shelley BerkleyDNV-1
    Consumer Electronics AssnCommunications & Electronics$2,5005/26/11Anna EshooDCA-14
    Consumer Electronics AssnCommunications & Electronics$2,5005/26/11Anna EshooDCA-14
    Consumer Electronics AssnCommunications & Electronics$4,0006/3/11Marsha BlackburnRTN-7
    Consumer Electronics AssnCommunications & Electronics$4,0006/3/11Marsha BlackburnRTN-7
    Kimble, Alvin E MrCommunications & Electronics$2,5006/7/11John FlemingRLA-4
    Kimble, Alvin E MrCommunications & Electronics$2,5006/7/11John FlemingRLA-4
    Burnett, SusanCommunications & Electronics$2506/17/11Allyson SchwartzDPA-13
    Burnett, SusanCommunications & Electronics$2506/17/11Allyson SchwartzDPA-13
    Norton, Vincent MrCommunications & Electronics$5006/17/11Randy HultgrenRIL-14
    Norton, Vincent MrCommunications & Electronics$5006/17/11Randy HultgrenRIL-14
    Rubenstein, Steven GCommunications & Electronics$1,0006/30/11Steve IsraelDNY-2
    Rubenstein, Steven GCommunications & Electronics$1,0006/30/11Steve IsraelDNY-2
    Wong, ShariCommunications & Electronics$2,4006/30/11Michael HondaDCA-15
    Wong, ShariCommunications & Electronics$2,4006/30/11Michael HondaDCA-15
    4 Organizations Supported and 15 Opposed; See Which Ones

    Organizations that took a position on
    Research Works Act

    4 organizations supported this bill

    Association of American Publishers
    AAP (2011, December 23). Publishers Applaud “Research Works Act,” Bipartisan Legislation To End Government Mandates on Private-Sector Scholarly Publishing. Retrieved January 6, 2012, from Publishers.
    Copyright Alliance
    Gayle Osterberg & Amanda Reynolds (2012, January 13). STATEMENT FROM COPYRIGHT ALLIANCE EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR SANDRA AISTARS, RE: Introduction of H.R. 3699, the Research Works Act . Retrieved January 30, 2012, from Copyright Alliance.
    Ecological Society of America
    Katherine S. McCarter, Executive Director and Publisher (2011, December 22). Policy Engagement: ESA Responds to OSTP Review of Science Publication Policies. Retrieved January 6, 2012, from ESA.
    Software & Information Industry Association
    SIIA (2012, January 17). STATEMENT FROM SIIA PRESIDENT KEN WASCH, IN SUPPORT OF THE RESEARCH WORKS ACT (H.R. 3699). Retrieved January 30, 2012, from SIIA.

    15 organizations opposed this bill

    Alliance for Taxpayer Access
    Heather Joseph & Andrea Brusca Higginbotham (2012, January 6). Call to action: Oppose H.R. 3699, a bill to block public access to publicly funded research. Retrieved January 30, 2012, from Taxpayer Access.
    American Association for the Advancement of Science
    Ginger Pinholster (2012, January 18). AAAS Does Not Endorse the Research Works Act. Retrieved January 24, 2012, from AAAS.
    American Association of Law Libraries
    American Association of Law Libraries (2011, December 16). ACTION ALERT: Oppose H.R. 3699, a bill to prevent public access to taxpayer-funded research. Retrieved January 11, 2012, from Legislative Action Center.
    American Medical Student Association
    AMSA (2011, October 7). Want to be able to practice evidence-based medicine? Stop the Research Works Act (HR 3699)! . Retrieved January 30, 2012, from AMSA.
    Association of College and Research Libraries
    ACRL (2012, January 6). Stop Making Sense (Scholarly Publishing Edition). Retrieved January 30, 2012, from ACRL.
    Association Of Health Care Journalists
    Pia Christensen (2012, January 18). AHCJ opposes taking taxpayer-funded research out of public’s reach. Retrieved January 30, 2012, from AHCJ.
    International Society For Computational Biology
    ISCB (2011, January 10). ISCB opposes HR 3699. Retrieved January 12, 2012, from Gas Station Without Pumps.
    Ithaka
    Chad Nilep (2012, January 13). Research Works Act – H.R. 3699. Retrieved January 30, 2012, from Society for Linguistic Anthropology.
    M.i.t. Press
    Chad Nilep (2012, January 13). Research Works Act – H.R. 3699. Retrieved January 30, 2012, from Society for Linguistic Anthropology.
    Medical Library Association
    Mary Langman (2012, January 12). Contact Your Representative Today Urge them to Oppose H.R. 3699. Retrieved January 30, 2012, from Medical Library Association.
    Pennsylvania State University Press
    Chad Nilep (2012, January 13). Research Works Act – H.R. 3699. Retrieved January 30, 2012, from Society for Linguistic Anthropology.
    Right To Research Coalition
    RtRC (2012, January 12). Draft Letter Text - Oppose H.R. 3699. Retrieved January 30, 2012, from Right to Research.
    Scholarly Publishing And Academic Resources Coalition
    Heather Joseph, Executive Director, SPARC (2012, January 6). Take Action: Oppose H.R. 3699, a new bill to block public access to publicly funded research. Retrieved January 11, 2012, from sparc blog.
    Special Libraries Association
    Doug Newcomb (2012, January 12). CALL TO ACTION: Oppose H.R. 3699, a Bill to Block Public Access to Publicly Funded Research. Retrieved January 30, 2012, from SLA Connections.
    University of California Press
    Chad Nilep (2012, January 13). Research Works Act – H.R. 3699. Retrieved January 30, 2012, from Society for Linguistic Anthropology.

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    Includes reported contributions to congressional campaigns of House members in office during the 112th U.S. Congress, from Communications & Electronics interest groups, May 1, 2011 – June 30, 2011.
    Contributions data source: OpenSecrets.org

    Contributions by Legislator

    Namesort iconPartyState$ From Interest Groups
    That Supported
    $ From Interest Groups
    That Opposed
    Gary AckermanDNY-5$0$0
    Sandy AdamsRFL-24$0$0
    Robert AderholtRAL-4$0$0
    W. Todd AkinRMO-2$0$0
    Rodney AlexanderRLA-5$0$0
    Jason AltmireDPA-4$0$0
    Justin AmashRMI-3$0$0
    Mark AmodeiRNV-2$0$0
    Rob AndrewsDNJ-1$0$0
    Steve AustriaROH-7$0$0
    Joe BacaDCA-43$0$0
    Michele BachmannRMN-6$0$0
    Spencer BachusRAL-6$0$0
    Tammy BaldwinDWI-2$0$0
    Lou BarlettaRPA-11$0$0
    John BarrowDGA-12$0$0
    Roscoe BartlettRMD-6$0$0
    Joe BartonRTX-6$0$0
    Charlie BassRNH-2$0$0
    Karen BassDCA-33$0$0
    Xavier BecerraDCA-31$0$0
    Dan BenishekRMI-1$0$0
    Rick BergRND$0$0
    Rochelle "Shelley" BerkleyDNV-1$0$2,500
    Howard BermanDCA-28$0$0
    Judy BiggertRIL-13$0$0
    Brian BilbrayRCA-50$0$0
    Gus BilirakisRFL-9$0$0
    Rob BishopRUT-1$0$0
    Sanford BishopDGA-2$0$0
    Tim BishopDNY-1$0$0
    Diane BlackRTN-6$0$0
    Marsha BlackburnRTN-7$0$4,000
    Earl BlumenauerDOR-3$0$0
    John A. BoehnerROH-8$0$0
    Jo BonnerRAL-1$0$0
    Mary Bono MackRCA-45$0$0
    Madeleine BordalloDGU$0$0
    Dan BorenDOK-2$0$0
    Leonard BoswellDIA-3$0$0
    Charles BoustanyRLA-7$0$0
    Kevin BradyRTX-8$0$0
    Bob BradyDPA-1$0$0
    Bruce BraleyDIA-1$0$0
    Mo BrooksRAL-5$0$0
    Paul BrounRGA-10$0$0
    Corrine BrownDFL-3$0$0
    Vern BuchananRFL-13$0$0
    Larry BucshonRIN-8$0$0
    Ann Marie BuerkleRNY-25$0$0
    Michael BurgessRTX-26$0$0
    Dan BurtonRIN-5$0$0
    George "G.K." ButterfieldDNC-1$0$0
    Ken CalvertRCA-44$0$0
    Dave CampRMI-4$0$0
    John CampbellRCA-48$0$0
    Francisco CansecoRTX-23$0$0
    Eric CantorRVA-7$0$0
    Shelley CapitoRWV-2$0$0
    Lois CappsDCA-23$0$0
    Mike CapuanoDMA-8$0$0
    Dennis CardozaDCA-18$0$0
    John "Russ" CarnahanDMO-3$0$0
    John CarneyDDE$0$0
    André CarsonDIN-7$0$0
    John CarterRTX-31$0$0
    Bill CassidyRLA-6$0$5,000
    Kathy CastorDFL-11$0$0
    Steve ChabotROH-1$0$0
    Jason ChaffetzRUT-3$0$0
    Albert "Ben" ChandlerDKY-6$0$0
    Donna Christian-ChristensenDVI$0$0
    Judy ChuDCA-32$0$0
    David CicillineDRI-1$0$0
    Hansen ClarkeDMI-13$0$0
    Yvette ClarkeDNY-11$0$0
    William Lacy ClayDMO-1$0$0
    Emanuel CleaverDMO-5$0$0
    Jim ClyburnDSC-6$0$0
    John Howard CobleRNC-6$0$0
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    Steve CohenDTN-9$0$0
    Tom ColeROK-4$0$0
    K. "Mike" ConawayRTX-11$0$0
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    Jim CooperDTN-5$0$0
    Jim CostaDCA-20$0$0
    Jerry CostelloDIL-12$0$0
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    John "Jimmy" DuncanRTN-2$0$0
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    John FlemingRLA-4$0$2,500
    Bill FloresRTX-17$0$0
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    Jeff FortenberryRNE-1$0$0
    Virginia FoxxRNC-5$0$0
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    Christopher GibsonRNY-20$0$0
    Gabrielle GiffordsDAZ-8$0$2,500
    John "Phil" GingreyRGA-11$0$0
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    Andy HarrisRMD-1$0$0
    Vicky HartzlerRMO-4$0$0
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    Jim HimesDCT-4$0$0
    Maurice HincheyDNY-22$0$0
    Rubén HinojosaDTX-15$0$0
    Mazie HironoDHI-2$0$0
    Kathy HochulDNY-26$0$0
    Thomas "Tim" HoldenDPA-17$0$0
    Rush HoltDNJ-12$0$0
    Mike HondaDCA-15$0$2,400
    Steny H. HoyerDMD-5$0$0
    Tim HuelskampRKS-1$0$0
    Bill HuizengaRMI-2$0$0
    Randy HultgrenRIL-14$0$500
    Duncan HunterRCA-52$0$0
    Robert HurtRVA-5$0$0
    Jay InsleeDWA-1$0$0
    Steve IsraelDNY-2$0$1,000
    Darrell IssaRCA-49$0$0
    Sheila Jackson LeeDTX-18$0$0
    Jesse JacksonDIL-2$0$0
    Lynn JenkinsRKS-2$0$0
    Bill JohnsonROH-6$0$0
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    Henry "Hank" JohnsonDGA-4$0$0
    Sam JohnsonRTX-3$0$0
    Tim JohnsonRIL-15$0$0
    Walter JonesRNC-3$0$0
    Jim JordanROH-4$0$0
    Marcy KapturDOH-9$0$0
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    Steve KingRIA-5$0$0
    Jack KingstonRGA-1$0$0
    Adam KinzingerRIL-11$0$0
    Larry KissellDNC-8$0$0
    John KlineRMN-2$0$0
    Dennis KucinichDOH-10$0$0
    Steve LaTouretteROH-14$0$0
    Raúl LabradorRID-1$0$0
    Doug LambornRCO-5$0$0
    Leonard LanceRNJ-7$0$0
    Jeff LandryRLA-3$0$0
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    Bob LattaROH-5$0$0
    Barbara LeeDCA-9$0$0
    Sandy LevinDMI-12$0$0
    Charles "Jerry" LewisRCA-41$0$0
    John LewisDGA-5$0$0
    Dan LipinskiDIL-3$0$0
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    Dave LoebsackDIA-2$0$0
    Zoe LofgrenDCA-16$0$0
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    Frank LucasROK-3$0$0
    Blaine LuetkemeyerRMO-9$0$0
    Ben Ray LujánDNM-3$0$0
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    Dan LungrenRCA-3$0$0
    Stephen LynchDMA-9$0$0
    Connie MackRFL-14$0$0
    Carolyn MaloneyDNY-14$0$0
    Don ManzulloRIL-16$0$0
    Kenny MarchantRTX-24$0$0
    Tom MarinoRPA-10$0$0
    Ed MarkeyDMA-7$0$0
    Jim MathesonDUT-2$0$0
    Doris MatsuiDCA-5$0$0
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    Michael McCaulRTX-10$0$0
    Tom McClintockRCA-4$0$0
    Betty McCollumDMN-4$0$0
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    David McKinleyRWV-1$0$0
    Cathy McMorris RodgersRWA-5$0$0
    Jerry McNerneyDCA-11$0$0
    Patrick MeehanRPA-7$0$0
    Gregory MeeksDNY-6$0$0
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    William "Mac" ThornberryRTX-13$0$0
    Pat TiberiROH-12$0$0
    John TierneyDMA-6$0$0
    Scott TiptonRCO-3$0$0
    Paul TonkoDNY-21$0$0
    Ed TownsDNY-10$0$0
    Niki TsongasDMA-5$0$0
    Mike TurnerROH-3$0$0
    Robert TurnerRNY-9$0$0
    Fred UptonRMI-6$0$0
    Chris Van HollenDMD-8$0$0
    Nydia VelázquezDNY-12$0$0
    Pete ViscloskyDIN-1$0$0
    Tim WalbergRMI-7$0$0
    Greg WaldenROR-2$0$0
    Joe WalshRIL-8$0$0
    Tim WalzDMN-1$0$0
    Debbie Wasserman SchultzDFL-20$0$0
    Maxine WatersDCA-35$0$0
    Mel WattDNC-12$0$0
    Henry WaxmanDCA-30$0$0
    Daniel WebsterRFL-8$0$0
    Peter WelchDVT$0$0
    Allen WestRFL-22$0$0
    Lynn WestmorelandRGA-3$0$0
    Ed WhitfieldRKY-1$0$0
    Frederica WilsonDFL-17$0$0
    Addison "Joe" WilsonRSC-2$0$0
    Robert WittmanRVA-1$0$0
    Frank WolfRVA-10$0$0
    Steve WomackRAR-3$0$0
    Rob WoodallRGA-7$0$0
    Lynn WoolseyDCA-6$0$0
    John YarmuthDKY-3$0$0
    Kevin YoderRKS-3$0$0
    C. W. "Bill" YoungRFL-10$0$0
    Don YoungRAK$0$0
    Todd YoungRIN-9$0$0

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    Gary AckermanDNY-5$2,300$0
    Sandy AdamsRFL-24$5,000$1,500
    Robert AderholtRAL-4$0$0
    W. Todd AkinRMO-2$0$1,000
    Rodney AlexanderRLA-5$0$0
    Jason AltmireDPA-4$0$2,250
    Justin AmashRMI-3$0$0
    Mark AmodeiRNV-2$0$250
    Rob AndrewsDNJ-1$250$7,800
    Steve AustriaROH-7$3,500$250
    Joe BacaDCA-43$0$0
    Michele BachmannRMN-6$700$2,500
    Spencer BachusRAL-6$0$0
    Tammy BaldwinDWI-2$7,200$11,300
    Lou BarlettaRPA-11$250$0
    John BarrowDGA-12$7,500$250
    Roscoe BartlettRMD-6$0$0
    Joe BartonRTX-6$0$0
    Charlie BassRNH-2$1,000$3,000
    Karen BassDCA-33$0$0
    Xavier BecerraDCA-31$1,000$0
    Dan BenishekRMI-1$0$0
    Rick BergRND$10,000$750
    Rochelle "Shelley" BerkleyDNV-1$15,750$8,400
    Howard BermanDCA-28$25,500$10,000
    Judy BiggertRIL-13$0$3,700
    Brian BilbrayRCA-50$1,000$0
    Gus BilirakisRFL-9$0$0
    Rob BishopRUT-1$0$0
    Sanford BishopDGA-2$0$0
    Tim BishopDNY-1$2,250$15,250
    Diane BlackRTN-6$0$0
    Marsha BlackburnRTN-7$1,000$5,000
    Earl BlumenauerDOR-3$2,000$0
    John A. BoehnerROH-8$41,250$23,378
    Jo BonnerRAL-1$1,000$0
    Mary Bono MackRCA-45$13,500$0
    Madeleine BordalloDGU$0$0
    Dan BorenDOK-2$0$-750
    Leonard BoswellDIA-3$1,500$250
    Charles BoustanyRLA-7$2,000$500
    Kevin BradyRTX-8$6,000$0
    Bob BradyDPA-1$0$0
    Bruce BraleyDIA-1$500$250
    Mo BrooksRAL-5$250$0
    Paul BrounRGA-10$0$0
    Corrine BrownDFL-3$0$0
    Vern BuchananRFL-13$2,000$7,500
    Larry BucshonRIN-8$0$0
    Ann Marie BuerkleRNY-25$0$0
    Michael BurgessRTX-26$0$0
    Dan BurtonRIN-5$0$1,500
    George "G.K." ButterfieldDNC-1$0$500
    Ken CalvertRCA-44$1,500$1,100
    Dave CampRMI-4$1,500$0
    John CampbellRCA-48$4,500$1,000
    Francisco CansecoRTX-23$0$1,000
    Eric CantorRVA-7$2,500$5,500
    Shelley CapitoRWV-2$0$0
    Lois CappsDCA-23$10,550$4,500
    Mike CapuanoDMA-8$1,000$2,500
    Dennis CardozaDCA-18$2,400$0
    John "Russ" CarnahanDMO-3$500$1,000
    John CarneyDDE$0$1,250
    André CarsonDIN-7$0$1,250
    John CarterRTX-31$2,500$0
    Bill CassidyRLA-6$2,000$7,200
    Kathy CastorDFL-11$250$300
    Steve ChabotROH-1$0$0
    Jason ChaffetzRUT-3$2,500$2,500
    Albert "Ben" ChandlerDKY-6$0$0
    Donna Christian-ChristensenDVI$0$0
    Judy ChuDCA-32$0$250
    David CicillineDRI-1$1,000$2,700
    Hansen ClarkeDMI-13$2,000$250
    Yvette ClarkeDNY-11$300$1,500
    William Lacy ClayDMO-1$0$0
    Emanuel CleaverDMO-5$0$0
    Jim ClyburnDSC-6$0$1,550
    John Howard CobleRNC-6$0$0
    Mike CoffmanRCO-6$0$0
    Steve CohenDTN-9$1,000$0
    Tom ColeROK-4$0$2,600
    K. "Mike" ConawayRTX-11$0$2,500
    Gerry ConnollyDVA-11$1,779$1,000
    John ConyersDMI-14$1,000$0
    Jim CooperDTN-5$750$7,000
    Jim CostaDCA-20$0$0
    Jerry CostelloDIL-12$0$900
    Joe CourtneyDCT-2$2,900$2,200
    Chip CravaackRMN-8$2,500$0
    Eric CrawfordRAR-1$0$0
    Ander CrenshawRFL-4$0$1,000
    Mark CritzDPA-12$0$500
    Joe CrowleyDNY-7$1,250$2,000
    Henry CuellarDTX-28$0$500
    John CulbersonRTX-7$0$0
    Elijah CummingsDMD-7$1,500$1,250
    Danny DavisDIL-7$1,000$0
    Geoff DavisRKY-4$0$0
    Susan DavisDCA-53$0$0
    Peter DeFazioDOR-4$0$250
    Diana DeGetteDCO-1$250$1,250
    Rosa DeLauroDCT-3$0$1,050
    Jeff DenhamRCA-19$0$0
    Charlie DentRPA-15$0$0
    Scott DesJarlaisRTN-4$2,500$0
    Theodore DeutchDFL-19$1,500$0
    Mario Diaz-BalartRFL-21$0$0
    Norm DicksDWA-6$0$0
    John DingellDMI-15$0$0
    Lloyd DoggettDTX-25$1,000$1,750
    Bob DoldRIL-10$0$2,500
    Joe DonnellyDIN-2$250$6,750
    Mike DoyleDPA-14$1,000$0
    David DreierRCA-26$0$0
    Sean DuffyRWI-7$500$2,500
    Jeff DuncanRSC-3$0$0
    John "Jimmy" DuncanRTN-2$0$0
    Donna EdwardsDMD-4$1,000$500
    Keith EllisonDMN-5$0$1,500
    Renee EllmersRNC-2$1,500$0
    Jo Ann EmersonRMO-8$0$250
    Eliot EngelDNY-17$250$12,500
    Anna EshooDCA-14$0$3,000
    Eni FaleomavaegaDAS$0$0
    Blake FarentholdRTX-27$0$0
    Sam FarrDCA-17$0$0
    Chaka FattahDPA-2$500$1,250
    Bob FilnerDCA-51$0$1,000
    Stephen FincherRTN-8$0$0
    Mike FitzpatrickRPA-8$300$250
    Jeff FlakeRAZ-6$5,000$1,000
    Charles FleischmannRTN-3$0$1,000
    John FlemingRLA-4$0$2,500
    Bill FloresRTX-17$0$5,000
    J. "Randy" ForbesRVA-4$0$0
    Jeff FortenberryRNE-1$0$0
    Virginia FoxxRNC-5$0$1,500
    Barney FrankDMA-4$0$3,000
    Trent FranksRAZ-2$0$0
    Rodney FrelinghuysenRNJ-11$250$0
    Marcia FudgeDOH-11$0$0
    Elton GalleglyRCA-24$1,500$0
    John GaramendiDCA-10$1,000$200
    Cory GardnerRCO-4$3,000$2,000
    Ernest Scott GarrettRNJ-5$3,400$0
    Jim GerlachRPA-6$250$1,000
    Bob GibbsROH-18$0$0
    Christopher GibsonRNY-20$0$250
    Gabrielle GiffordsDAZ-8$3,750$5,500
    John "Phil" GingreyRGA-11$3,500$0
    Louie GohmertRTX-1$0$0
    Charlie GonzalezDTX-20$2,000$1,000
    Bob GoodlatteRVA-6$500$0
    Paul GosarRAZ-1$0$1,000
    Trey GowdyRSC-4$0$0
    Kay GrangerRTX-12$1,000$300
    Sam GravesRMO-6$0$0
    John "Tom" GravesRGA-9$2,000$0
    Al GreenDTX-9$0$0
    Raymond "Gene" GreenDTX-29$0$0
    Tim GriffinRAR-2$0$2,750
    H. GriffithRVA-9$1,000$0
    Raúl GrijalvaDAZ-7$0$1,250
    Michael GrimmRNY-13$0$0
    Frank GuintaRNH-1$0$0
    Steven Brett GuthrieRKY-2$3,000$0
    Luis GutiérrezDIL-4$0$0
    Janice HahnDCA-36$1,000$3,250
    Ralph HallRTX-4$0$750
    Colleen HanabusaDHI-1$2,000$500
    Richard HannaRNY-24$0$1,250
    Gregg HarperRMS-3$2,000$0
    Andy HarrisRMD-1$0$1,500
    Vicky HartzlerRMO-4$500$0
    Alcee HastingsDFL-23$500$2,500
    Richard "Doc" HastingsRWA-4$0$0
    Nan HayworthRNY-19$2,500$0
    Joseph HeckRNV-3$0$0
    Martin HeinrichDNM-1$0$0
    Jeb HensarlingRTX-5$0$250
    Wally HergerRCA-2$0$0
    Jaime Herrera BeutlerRWA-3$1,000$0
    Brian HigginsDNY-27$0$0
    Jim HimesDCT-4$4,000$6,500
    Maurice HincheyDNY-22$0$1,450
    Rubén HinojosaDTX-15$0$0
    Mazie HironoDHI-2$0$4,300
    Kathy HochulDNY-26$4,490$12,400
    Thomas "Tim" HoldenDPA-17$0$0
    Rush HoltDNJ-12$1,500$8,600
    Mike HondaDCA-15$3,800$6,650
    Steny H. HoyerDMD-5$0$250
    Tim HuelskampRKS-1$0$0
    Bill HuizengaRMI-2$0$0
    Randy HultgrenRIL-14$5,000$2,500
    Duncan HunterRCA-52$0$0
    Robert HurtRVA-5$250$1,000
    Jay InsleeDWA-1$3,500$1,350
    Steve IsraelDNY-2$0$5,300
    Darrell IssaRCA-49$1,000$250
    Sheila Jackson LeeDTX-18$0$1,750
    Jesse JacksonDIL-2$0$0
    Lynn JenkinsRKS-2$1,000$0
    Bill JohnsonROH-6$0$500
    Eddie Bernice JohnsonDTX-30$0$0
    Henry "Hank" JohnsonDGA-4$0$0
    Sam JohnsonRTX-3$500$0
    Tim JohnsonRIL-15$0$2,000
    Walter JonesRNC-3$200$500
    Jim JordanROH-4$0$0
    Marcy KapturDOH-9$0$0
    William KeatingDMA-10$0$0
    Mike KellyRPA-3$0$1,000
    Dale KildeeDMI-5$0$0
    Ron KindDWI-3$5,500$300
    Pete KingRNY-3$2,400$0
    Steve KingRIA-5$0$0
    Jack KingstonRGA-1$0$0
    Adam KinzingerRIL-11$1,000$0
    Larry KissellDNC-8$1,500$1,250
    John KlineRMN-2$15,000$14,000
    Dennis KucinichDOH-10$0$0
    Steve LaTouretteROH-14$0$1,000
    Raúl LabradorRID-1$0$0
    Doug LambornRCO-5$0$0
    Leonard LanceRNJ-7$500$0
    Jeff LandryRLA-3$0$0
    Jim LangevinDRI-2$1,000$200
    James LankfordROK-5$0$250
    Rick LarsenDWA-2$5,000$800
    John LarsonDCT-1$500$1,000
    Tom LathamRIA-4$1,750$0
    Bob LattaROH-5$0$250
    Barbara LeeDCA-9$250$1,500
    Sandy LevinDMI-12$0$250
    Charles "Jerry" LewisRCA-41$0$0
    John LewisDGA-5$1,000$0
    Dan LipinskiDIL-3$0$500
    Frank LoBiondoRNJ-2$0$0
    Dave LoebsackDIA-2$0$3,700
    Zoe LofgrenDCA-16$11,000$8,500
    Billy LongRMO-7$0$2,900
    Nita LoweyDNY-18$7,500$8,500
    Frank LucasROK-3$0$0
    Blaine LuetkemeyerRMO-9$2,000$750
    Ben Ray LujánDNM-3$0$1,500
    Cynthia LummisRWY$0$0
    Dan LungrenRCA-3$500$250
    Stephen LynchDMA-9$0$1,050
    Connie MackRFL-14$0$0
    Carolyn MaloneyDNY-14$3,000$2,000
    Don ManzulloRIL-16$0$0
    Kenny MarchantRTX-24$0$0
    Tom MarinoRPA-10$0$0
    Ed MarkeyDMA-7$3,500$1,000
    Jim MathesonDUT-2$0$0
    Doris MatsuiDCA-5$1,000$0
    Carolyn McCarthyDNY-4$750$8,250
    Kevin McCarthyRCA-22$6,500$3,000
    Michael McCaulRTX-10$500$0
    Tom McClintockRCA-4$0$0
    Betty McCollumDMN-4$0$750
    Thaddeus McCotterRMI-11$0$1,000
    Jim McDermottDWA-7$0$500
    Jim McGovernDMA-3$250$500
    Patrick McHenryRNC-10$0$0
    Douglas "Mike" McIntyreDNC-7$1,000$0
    Howard P. "Buck" McKeonRCA-25$0$0
    David McKinleyRWV-1$0$0
    Cathy McMorris RodgersRWA-5$1,000$0
    Jerry McNerneyDCA-11$750$6,350
    Patrick MeehanRPA-7$1,500$3,500
    Gregory MeeksDNY-6$0$0
    John MicaRFL-7$0$0
    Mike MichaudDME-2$250$0
    Candice MillerRMI-10$0$0
    Gary MillerRCA-42$500$0
    George MillerDCA-7$0$250
    Jeff MillerRFL-1$0$2,000
    R. "Brad" MillerDNC-13$2,000$2,250
    Gwen MooreDWI-4$1,000$750
    Jim MoranDVA-8$0$0
    Mick MulvaneyRSC-5$0$0
    Chris MurphyDCT-5$22,000$27,000
    Tim MurphyRPA-18$0$250
    Sue MyrickRNC-9$0$0
    Jerry NadlerDNY-8$1,125$2,750
    Grace NapolitanoDCA-38$0$0
    Richard NealDMA-2$0$0
    Robert "Randy" NeugebauerRTX-19$0$0
    Kristi NoemRSD$0$1,250
    Eleanor Holmes NortonDDC$0$200
    Richard NugentRFL-5$0$0
    Devin NunesRCA-21$0$0
    Alan NunneleeRMS-1$0$0
    Pete OlsonRTX-22$1,000$0
    John OlverDMA-1$0$1,500
    Bill OwensDNY-23$1,000$1,000
    Steven PalazzoRMS-4$0$0
    Frank PalloneDNJ-6$1,250$1,250
    Bill PascrellDNJ-8$0$0
    Ed PastorDAZ-4$0$0
    Ron PaulRTX-14$300$0
    Erik PaulsenRMN-3$1,800$0
    Donald PayneDNJ-10$0$0
    Steve PearceRNM-2$0$0
    Nancy PelosiDCA-8$10,000$5,000
    Mike PenceRIN-6$0$0
    Ed PerlmutterDCO-7$0$0
    Gary PetersDMI-9$2,500$1,550
    Collin PetersonDMN-7$0$0
    Tom PetriRWI-6$0$0
    Pedro PierluisiDPR$1,000$500
    Rochelle "Chellie" PingreeDME-1$6,250$750
    Joe PittsRPA-16$2,500$0
    Todd PlattsRPA-19$0$0
    Lloyd "Ted" PoeRTX-2$250$0
    Jared PolisDCO-2$0$1,000
    Mike PompeoRKS-4$1,000$0
    Bill PoseyRFL-15$0$0
    David PriceDNC-4$0$1,000
    Tom PriceRGA-6$3,750$750
    Ben QuayleRAZ-3$0$1,000
    Mike QuigleyDIL-5$0$0
    Nick RahallDWV-3$0$0
    Charlie RangelDNY-15$0$3,750
    Tom ReedRNY-29$0$1,250
    Denny RehbergRMT$5,000$2,500
    David ReichertRWA-8$19,250$250
    James RenacciROH-16$0$0
    Silvestre ReyesDTX-16$0$0
    Reid RibbleRWI-8$250$500
    Laura RichardsonDCA-37$1,000$0
    Cedric RichmondDLA-2$0$500
    Edward RigellRVA-2$0$5,000
    David RiveraRFL-25$0$0
    Martha RobyRAL-2$0$500
    David "Phil" RoeRTN-1$0$0
    Harold "Hal" RogersRKY-5$2,000$2,000
    Mike D. RogersRAL-3$2,000$500
    Mike RogersRMI-8$0$0
    Dana RohrabacherRCA-46$0$0
    Todd RokitaRIN-4$250$0
    Tom RooneyRFL-16$0$0
    Ileana Ros-LehtinenRFL-18$3,500$3,250
    Peter RoskamRIL-6$500$0
    Dennis RossRFL-12$0$0
    Mike RossDAR-4$1,000$0
    Steve RothmanDNJ-9$2,500$0
    Lucille Roybal-AllardDCA-34$1,000$0
    Ed RoyceRCA-40$0$0
    Jon RunyanRNJ-3$0$0
    C.A. "Dutch" RuppersbergerDMD-2$1,750$0
    Bobby RushDIL-1$1,000$0
    Paul RyanRWI-1$2,700$200
    Tim RyanDOH-17$0$200
    Gregorio "Kilili" SablanDMP$0$0
    Loretta SanchezDCA-47$0$0
    John SarbanesDMD-3$12,500$13,500
    Steve ScaliseRLA-1$2,000$0
    Jan SchakowskyDIL-9$250$2,250
    Adam SchiffDCA-29$3,000$0
    Robert SchillingRIL-17$0$250
    Jeannette "Jean" SchmidtROH-2$0$0
    Aaron SchockRIL-18$0$0
    Kurt SchraderDOR-5$0$5,250
    Allyson SchwartzDPA-13$2,100$4,500
    David SchweikertRAZ-5$0$0
    Austin ScottRGA-8$0$1,000
    David ScottDGA-13$0$0
    Bobby ScottDVA-3$0$750
    Tim ScottRSC-1$2,000$500
    F. "Jim" SensenbrennerRWI-5$500$0
    José SerranoDNY-16$0$250
    Pete SessionsRTX-32$0$0
    Terri SewellDAL-7$5,000$500
    Brad ShermanDCA-27$0$1,000
    John ShimkusRIL-19$500$0
    Joseph Heath ShulerDNC-11$0$250
    Bill ShusterRPA-9$0$0
    Mike SimpsonRID-2$0$0
    Albio SiresDNJ-13$0$0
    Louise SlaughterDNY-28$0$0
    David Adam SmithDWA-9$13,250$0
    Adrian SmithRNE-3$0$0
    Chris SmithRNJ-4$0$0
    Lamar SmithRTX-21$0$0
    Steve SoutherlandRFL-2$0$0
    Karen "Jackie" SpeierDCA-12$0$1,100
    Fortney "Pete" StarkDCA-13$0$0
    Cliff StearnsRFL-6$0$2,500
    Steve StiversROH-15$2,500$1,500
    Marlin StutzmanRIN-3$0$0
    John SullivanROK-1$0$1,000
    Betty SuttonDOH-13$0$2,040
    Linda SánchezDCA-39$6,000$0
    Lee TerryRNE-2$0$0
    Bennie ThompsonDMS-2$0$0
    Glenn ThompsonRPA-5$0$2,500
    C. Mike ThompsonDCA-1$0$1,500
    William "Mac" ThornberryRTX-13$2,000$0
    Pat TiberiROH-12$3,700$2,100
    John TierneyDMA-6$1,000$1,400
    Scott TiptonRCO-3$0$500
    Paul TonkoDNY-21$1,000$2,000
    Ed TownsDNY-10$1,500$700
    Niki TsongasDMA-5$1,750$2,050
    Mike TurnerROH-3$3,500$0
    Robert TurnerRNY-9$0$0
    Fred UptonRMI-6$0$1,500
    Chris Van HollenDMD-8$0$0
    Nydia VelázquezDNY-12$1,000$0
    Pete ViscloskyDIN-1$0$0
    Tim WalbergRMI-7$0$900
    Greg WaldenROR-2$2,500$0
    Joe WalshRIL-8$1,000$0
    Tim WalzDMN-1$6,000$3,100
    Debbie Wasserman SchultzDFL-20$2,000$0
    Maxine WatersDCA-35$0$0
    Mel WattDNC-12$0$0
    Henry WaxmanDCA-30$0$0
    Daniel WebsterRFL-8$0$0
    Peter WelchDVT$500$5,250
    Allen WestRFL-22$1,250$1,950
    Lynn WestmorelandRGA-3$0$0
    Ed WhitfieldRKY-1$0$500
    Frederica WilsonDFL-17$0$250
    Addison "Joe" WilsonRSC-2$0$0
    Robert WittmanRVA-1$0$0
    Frank WolfRVA-10$0$0
    Steve WomackRAR-3$0$0
    Rob WoodallRGA-7$0$0
    Lynn WoolseyDCA-6$0$0
    John YarmuthDKY-3$0$0
    Kevin YoderRKS-3$10,000$0
    C. W. "Bill" YoungRFL-10$0$0
    Don YoungRAK$0$0
    Todd YoungRIN-9$0$1,000

    Interest Groups that supported this bill

    $ Donated
    Computer software$319,479
    Book, newspaper & periodical publishing$227,465

    Interest Groups that opposed this bill

    $ Donated
    Schools & colleges$397,618
    Education$38,000
    Communications & Electronics$24,650
    Medical schools$22,600
    Museums, art galleries, libraries, etc.$18,650
    Legal Services$6,500
    Consumer groups$0
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