H.R. 8 - American Taxpayer Relief Act of 2012

Taxation. 112th Congress (2011-2012) View bill details
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Summary:
An act entitled the "American Taxpayer Relief Act of 2012". (by CRS) 
Status:
The bill has become law. 
Amendments:
3 proposed amendments. 2 accepted. View amendments 
Senate Vote: On Passage

PASSED on January 1, 2013.

3/5 required to pass

voted YES: 89 voted NO: 8
3 voted present/not voting

American Taxpayer Relief Act of 2012

H.R. 8 — 112th Congress (2011–2012)

Summary
An act entitled the "American Taxpayer Relief Act of 2012". (by CRS)
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Title
To extend certain tax relief provisions enacted in 2001 and 2003, and for other purposes.
Other Titles
  • "Fiscal cliff" bill
  • Job Protection and Recession Prevention Act of 2012
  • Job Protection and Recession Prevention Act of 2012
  • Pathway to Job Creation through a Simpler, Fairer Tax Code Act of 2012
  • American Taxpayer Relief Act of 2012
  • To extend certain tax relief provisions enacted in 2001 and 2003, and to provide for expedited consideration of a bill providing for comprehensive tax reform, and for other purposes.
  • An act entitled the "American Taxpayer Relief Act of 2012".
Sponsor
Dave Camp
Co-Sponsors
Subjects
  • Taxation
  • Advisory bodies
  • Agricultural conservation and pollution
  • Agricultural marketing and promotion
  • Agricultural practices and innovations
  • Agricultural prices, subsidies, credit
  • Agricultural research
  • Alcoholic beverages
  • Alternative and renewable resources
  • American Samoa
  • Arms control and nonproliferation
  • Budget process
  • Business investment and capital
  • Capital gains tax
  • Child health
  • Coal
  • Computers and information technology
  • Congressional oversight
  • Correctional facilities and imprisonment
  • Defense spending
  • Digestive and metabolic diseases
  • Disability and paralysis
  • Disaster relief and insurance
  • Economic development
  • Educational facilities and institutions
  • Electric power generation and transmission
  • Elementary and secondary education
  • Emergency medical services and trauma care
  • Employee benefits and pensions
  • Employee hiring
  • Energy efficiency and conservation
  • Financial services and investments
  • First responders and emergency personnel
  • Food assistance and relief
  • Health care costs and insurance
  • Health care coverage and access
  • Health care quality
  • Health facilities and institutions
  • Health information and medical records
  • Health personnel
  • Health technology, devices, supplies
  • Home and outpatient care
  • Horticulture and plants
  • Hospital care
  • Housing finance and home ownership
  • Hybrid, electric, and advanced technology vehicles
  • Income tax credits
  • Income tax deductions
  • Income tax exclusion
  • Income tax rates
  • Indian social and development programs
  • Inflation and prices
  • Interest, dividends, interest rates
  • Land use and conservation
  • Legislative rules and procedure
  • Long-term, rehabilitative, and terminal care
  • Low- and moderate-income housing
  • Medicaid
  • Medical tests and diagnostic methods
  • Medicare
  • Members of Congress
  • Military personnel and dependents
  • Military procurement, research, weapons development
  • Mining
  • Minority and disadvantaged businesses
  • Minority employment
  • Motor fuels
  • New York City
  • Nuclear weapons
  • Performance measurement
  • Poverty and welfare assistance
  • Prescription drugs
  • Public contracts and procurement
  • Public transit
  • Public utilities and utility rates
  • Puerto Rico
  • Radiation
  • Railroads
  • Research and development
  • Retail and wholesale trades
  • Russia
  • Sales and excise taxes
  • Securities
  • Small business
  • Social work, volunteer service, charitable organizations
  • Sports and recreation facilities
  • State and local taxation
  • Student aid and college costs
  • Surgery and anesthesia
  • Tax administration and collection, taxpayers
  • Tax reform and tax simplification
  • Tax treatment of families
  • Tax-exempt organizations
  • Taxation of foreign income
  • Teaching, teachers, curricula
  • Television and film
  • Transfer and inheritance taxes
  • Transportation costs
  • Transportation employees
  • Unemployment
  • Veterans' education, employment, rehabilitation
  • Virgin Islands
  • Wages and earnings
  • Worker safety and health
Related Bills
Major Actions
Introduced7/24/2012
Referred to Committee
Amendments (3 proposed)
Passed House8/01/2012
Passed Senate1/01/2013
Passed House1/01/2013
Bill History
Chamber/CommitteeMotionDateResult
select this voteHouseAmendment 1 to H.R. 8 To amend title 5, United States Code, to make clear that accounts in the Thrift Savings Fund are subject to certain Federal tax levies8/01/2012This amendment DID NOT PASS the House
170 voted YES 257 voted NO 4 voted present/not voting
select this voteHouseOn Motion to Recommit with Instructions: H.R. 8 To extend certain tax relief provisions enacted in 2001 and 2003, and for other purposes8/01/2012This motion DID NOT PASS the House
181 voted YES 246 voted NO 4 voted present/not voting
select this voteHouseOn Passage - House - H.R. 8 To extend certain tax relief provisions enacted in 2001 and 2003, and for other purposes8/01/2012This bill PASSED the House
256 voted YES 171 voted NO 4 voted present/not voting
select this voteSenateAmendment SA 3448 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.1/01/2013PASSED by voice vote
select this voteSenateAmendment SA 3450 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.1/01/2013PASSED by voice vote
currently selectedSenateOn Passage of the Bill H.R. 81/01/2013This bill PASSED the Senate
89 voted YES 8 voted NO 3 voted present/not voting
select this voteHouseOn Motion to Concur in the Senate Amendments: H.R. 8 To extend certain tax relief provisions enacted in 2001 and 2003, and to provide for expedited consideration of a bill providing for comprehensive tax reform, and for other purposes1/01/2013This bill PASSED the House
0 voted YES 0 voted NO 1 voted present/not voting
ActionDateDescription
Introduced7/24/2012
7/24/2012Referred to the Committee on Ways and Means, and in addition to the Committee on the Budget, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
7/24/2012Referred to House Ways and Means
7/24/2012Referred to House Budget
7/31/2012Rules Committee Resolution H. Res. 747 Reported to House. Rule provides for consideration of H.R. 6169 and H.R. 8. H.R. 6169 is accorded 3 hours of general debate and H.R. 8 is accorded 1 hour of general debate. For H.R. 6169, the amendment in the nature of a substitute printed in Part A of the report is in order and shall be debatable for 20 minutes. For H.R. 8, the amendment in the nature of a substitute printed in Part B is made in order and shall be debatable for 20 minutes. Section 3 provides that on any legislative day from August 3, 2012 through September 7, 2012: (a) the Journal of the proceedings of the previous day shall be considered as approved; (b) the Chair may adjourn the House to meet at a date and time within the limits of clause 4, section 5, article I of the Constitution; and (c) bills and resolutions introduced shall be numbered, listed in the Congressional Record, and when printed shall bear the date of introduction, but may be referred at a later time.
8/01/2012Rule H. Res. 747 passed House.
8/01/2012Rule provides for consideration of H.R. 6169 and H.R. 8. H.R. 6169 is accorded 3 hours of general debate and H.R. 8 is accorded 1 hour of general debate. For H.R. 6169, the amendment in the nature of a substitute printed in Part A of the report is in order and shall be debatable for 20 minutes. For H.R. 8, the amendment in the nature of a substitute printed in Part B is made in order and shall be debatable for 20 minutes. Section 3 provides that on any legislative day from August 3, 2012 through September 7, 2012: (a) the Journal of the proceedings of the previous day shall be considered as approved; (b) the Chair may adjourn the House to meet at a date and time within the limits of clause 4, section 5, article I of the Constitution; and (c) bills and resolutions introduced shall be numbered, listed in the Congressional Record, and when printed shall bear the date of introduction, but may be referred at a later time. Section 4 authorizes the Speaker to appoint Members to perform the duties of the Chair for the duration of the period addressed by section 3 as though under clause 8(a) of rule I. Section 5 of the resolution provides that each day during the period addressed by section 3 shall not constitute a calendar for purposes of section 7 of the War Powers Resolution. Section 6 of the resolution provides that each day during the period addressed by section 3 shall not constitute a legislative day for the purposes of clause 7 of rule XIII (resolutions of inquiry). Section 7 of the resolution provides that for each day during the period addressed by section 3 shall not constitute a calendar or legislative day for purposes of clause 7(c)(1) of rule XXII (motions to instruct conferees). Section 8 of the resolution authorizes the Speaker to entertain motions to suspend the rules on the legislative day of August 2, 2012. Section 9 of the resolution waives the requirement of clause 6(a) of rule XIII (requiring a two-thirds vote to consider a report from the Committee on Rules on the same day it is presented to the House) with respect to any resolution reported through the legislative day of August 2, 2012.
8/01/2012Considered under the provisions of rule H. Res. 747.
8/01/2012DEBATE - The House proceeded with one hour of debate on H.R. 8.
8/01/2012DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 747, the House proceeded with 20 minutes of debate on the Levin amendment in the nature of a substitute.
8/01/2012Mr. DeFazio moved to recommit with instructions to Ways and Means.
8/01/2012DEBATE - The House proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the DeFazio motion to recommit with instructions. The instructions contained in the motion seek to require the bill to be reported back to the House with an amendment to amend the underlying Republican 1 year extension, allowing the tax cuts to expire for income over $1 million. It would use that money for small business expensing and the rest for deficit reduction, for a total of $29 billion over 10 years.
8/01/2012The previous question on the motion to recommit with instructions was ordered without objection.
8/01/2012Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
select this voteVote8/01/2012Amendment 1 to H.R. 8 To amend title 5, United States Code, to make clear that accounts in the Thrift Savings Fund are subject to certain Federal tax levies
select this voteVote8/01/2012On Motion to Recommit with Instructions: H.R. 8 To extend certain tax relief provisions enacted in 2001 and 2003, and for other purposes
select this voteHouse Vote on Passage8/01/2012On Passage - House - H.R. 8 To extend certain tax relief provisions enacted in 2001 and 2003, and for other purposes
8/01/2012Amendment (A001) in the nature of a substitute offered by Mr. Levin.
8/01/2012The previous question was ordered on the amendment (A001) pursuant to the rule.
9/10/2012Received in the Senate. Read the first time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under Read the First Time.
Put on a legislative calendar9/11/2012Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 502.
1/01/2013Message on Senate action sent to the House.
1/01/2013Rules Committee Resolution H. Res. 844 Reported to House. Rule provides for consideration of Senate amendments to H.R. 8 to H.R. 8 with 1 hour of general debate. Previous question shall be considered as ordered without intervening motions. The resolution makes in order a motion offered by the chair of the Committee on Ways and Means or his designee that the House concur in the Senate amendments to H.R. 8. The resolution waives all points of order against consideration of the motion and the Senate amendments and provides that they shall be considered as read.
1/01/2013Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 844, the House moved to agree to the Senate amendments.
1/01/2013DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 844, the House proceeded with 1 hour of debate on the Senate amendments to H.R. 8.
1/01/2013The previous question was ordered pursuant to the rule. (consideration: H7558)
1/01/2013Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
1/01/2013Measure laid before Senate by unanimous consent. (consideration: CR 12/31/2012 S8584-8586)
1/01/2013Amendment SA 3448 proposed by Senator Reid. (consideration: CR 12/31/2012 S8584-8585)
select this voteVote1/01/2013Amendment SA 3448 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
1/01/2013Amendment SA 3450 proposed by Senator Pryor for Senator Reid. (consideration: CR 12/31/2012 S8586; text: CR 12/31/2012 S8586)
select this voteVote1/01/2013Amendment SA 3450 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
currently selectedSenate Vote on Passage1/01/2013On Passage of the Bill H.R. 8
select this voteHouse Vote on Passage1/01/2013On Motion to Concur in the Senate Amendments: H.R. 8 To extend certain tax relief provisions enacted in 2001 and 2003, and to provide for expedited consideration of a bill providing for comprehensive tax reform, and for other purposes
Presented to President1/02/2013Presented to President.
NumberSponsorDate OfferedStatus
select this voteH. Amdt. 1473Levin, Sander [D-MI9]August 1, 2012Offered on July 31, 2012.

Amendment sought to extend for one year certain expired or expiring tax provisions that apply to middle-income taxpayers with income below $250,000 for married couples filing jointly, and below $200,000 for single filers, including, but not limited to, marginal rate reductions, capital gains and dividend rate preferences, alternative minimum tax relief, marriage penalty relief, and expanded tax relief for working families with children and college students.

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select this voteS. Amdt. 3448Reid, Harry [D-NV]December 31, 2012Passed by voice vote on December 31, 2012.

In the nature of a substitute.

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select this voteS. Amdt. 3450Reid, Harry [D-NV]December 31, 2012Passed by voice vote on December 31, 2012.

To amend the title.

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Total contributions given to Senators within 30 days of the vote "On Passage of the Bill H.R. 8" from interest groups that…

supported this bill

Electric Power utilities
Natural Gas transmission & distribution
Nursing homes
Defense aerospace contractors
Department, variety & convenience stores
Food stores
Computers, components & accessories
Other non-physician health practitioners
Alternate energy production & services
Minority/Ethnic Groups
Environmental policy
Elderly issues/Social Security
Nuclear energy
Health professionals
Beverage bottling & distribution
Farm bureaus
Public official (elected or appointed)

opposed this bill

Hospitals
Chemicals
Republican/Conservative
Date Range of Contributions
Within days of the vote "On Passage of the Bill H.R. 8"
ContributorInterest groupAmountDatesort iconSenate memberPartyStateVote
American Gas AssnNatural Gas transmission & distribution$1,00012/3/12Saxby ChamblissRGAYes
American Gas AssnNatural Gas transmission & distribution$50012/3/12John ThuneRSDYes
Carlson, JulieNursing homes$1,00012/3/12Jeff MerkleyDORYes
Cheniere EnergyNatural Gas transmission & distribution$1,00012/3/12Lisa MurkowskiRAKYes
Dillon, Richard aNursing homes$1,00012/3/12Jeff MerkleyDORYes
Eastman ChemicalChemicals$4,00012/3/12Mitch McConnellRKYYes
Eastman ChemicalChemicals$2,50012/3/12Mitch McConnellRKYYes
Fogg, Phillip GNursing homes$2,50012/3/12Jeff MerkleyDORYes
Fogg, Steven CNursing homes$1,00012/3/12Jeff MerkleyDORYes
Food Marketing InstituteFood stores$2,00012/3/12Thad CochranRMSYes
Garber, Mark SNursing homes$1,00012/3/12Jeff MerkleyDORYes
Pinnacle West CapitalElectric Power utilities$1,50012/3/12Lindsey GrahamRSCYes
Pinnacle West CapitalElectric Power utilities$1,00012/3/12Mark UdallDCOYes
Rockwell Collins IncDefense aerospace contractors$1,00012/3/12Thad CochranRMSYes
Sierra ClubEnvironmental policy$1,00012/3/12Mark UdallDCOYes
Exelon CorpElectric Power utilities$5,00012/4/12James InhofeROKYes
Exelon CorpElectric Power utilities$1,50012/4/12Barbara MikulskiDMDYes
Exelon CorpElectric Power utilities$1,00012/4/12Lindsey GrahamRSCYes
Exelon CorpElectric Power utilities$1,00012/4/12Mark BegichDAKYes
Exelon CorpElectric Power utilities$1,00012/4/12Ron WydenDORYes
Exelon CorpElectric Power utilities$1,00012/4/12Tim JohnsonDSDYes
Hurd, Robert N MdHospitals$50012/4/12Max BaucusDMTYes
Mason, Glen DavidOther non-physician health practitioners$1,00012/4/12Mark BegichDAKYes
National Cmte to Preserve Social SecurityElderly issues/Social Security$1,00012/4/12Mark BegichDAKYes
National Cmte to Preserve Social SecurityElderly issues/Social Security$1,00012/4/12Tom UdallDNMYes
Ppl CorpElectric Power utilities$2,50012/4/12Robert CaseyDPAYes
Tobin, Raymond G MrRepublican/Conservative$25012/4/12Scott BrownRMAYes
American Hospital AssnHospitals$5,00012/5/12Jon TesterDMTYes
American Hospital AssnHospitals$1,00012/5/12Harry ReidDNVYes
American Hospital AssnHospitals$1,00012/5/12Jerry MoranRKSYes
American Hospital AssnHospitals$1,00012/5/12John CornynRTXYes
American Hospital AssnHospitals$1,00012/5/12Michael BennetDCONo
American Hospital AssnHospitals$1,00012/5/12Thad CochranRMSYes
Boeing CoDefense aerospace contractors$2,50012/5/12John CornynRTXYes
Boeing CoDefense aerospace contractors$1,00012/5/12James InhofeROKYes
Eastman ChemicalChemicals$5,00012/5/12John CornynRTXYes
Hca IncHospitals$1,00012/5/12Mitch McConnellRKYYes
Hogan, Michael E MrDefense aerospace contractors$50012/5/12James InhofeROKYes
Spectra EnergyNatural Gas transmission & distribution$5,00012/5/12Mark UdallDCOYes
Spectra EnergyNatural Gas transmission & distribution$1,00012/5/12Mark BegichDAKYes
Spectra EnergyNatural Gas transmission & distribution$1,00012/5/12Susan CollinsRMEYes
American Gas AssnNatural Gas transmission & distribution$1,00012/6/12Lisa MurkowskiRAKYes
Fmc CorpChemicals$2,50012/6/12Harry ReidDNVYes
Fmc CorpChemicals$1,00012/6/12Kay HaganDNCYes
Fmc CorpChemicals$1,00012/6/12Ron WydenDORYes
Hogan, Michael E MrDefense aerospace contractors$25012/6/12James InhofeROKYes
Hogan, Michael E MrDefense aerospace contractors$-25012/6/12James InhofeROKYes
King, KatherineHospitals$25012/6/12Chris CoonsDDEYes
Tu, JohnComputers, components & accessories$2,50012/6/12Dianne FeinsteinDCAYes
Tu, MaryComputers, components & accessories$2,50012/6/12Dianne FeinsteinDCAYes
American Health Care AssnNursing homes$1,00012/7/12Mark UdallDCOYes
Cavnar, RobertAlternate energy production & services$2,00012/7/12Mary LandrieuDLAYes
Eads North AmericaDefense aerospace contractors$2,50012/7/12Lindsey GrahamRSCYes
Mcmurtry, Sharmon LDefense aerospace contractors$50012/7/12Mark UdallDCOYes
Orbital Sciences CorpDefense aerospace contractors$2,00012/7/12Mark UdallDCOYes
Jobe, JosephAlternate energy production & services$50012/8/12Maria CantwellDWAYes
Plaza, JohnAlternate energy production & services$50012/8/12Maria CantwellDWAYes
Schafer, LarryAlternate energy production & services$50012/8/12Maria CantwellDWAYes
Steckel, Anne VAlternate energy production & services$50012/8/12Maria CantwellDWAYes
American Gas AssnNatural Gas transmission & distribution$1,00012/10/12Dean HellerRNVYes
League of Conservation VotersEnvironmental policy$1,00012/10/12Jeff MerkleyDORYes
League of Conservation VotersEnvironmental policy$1,00012/10/12Kay HaganDNCYes
League of Conservation VotersEnvironmental policy$1,00012/10/12Mark UdallDCOYes
League of Conservation VotersEnvironmental policy$1,00012/10/12Mark WarnerDVAYes
League of Conservation VotersEnvironmental policy$1,00012/10/12Tom UdallDNMYes
National Assn of Convenience StoresDepartment, variety & convenience stores$2,50012/10/12Tim JohnsonDSDYes
National Wildlife Federation Action FundEnvironmental policy$65112/10/12Bill NelsonDFLYes
National Wildlife Federation Action FundEnvironmental policy$5012/10/12Jon TesterDMTYes
Stratton, Michael JMinority/Ethnic Groups$1,00012/10/12Mary LandrieuDLAYes
American Hospital AssnHospitals$5,00012/11/12Dean HellerRNVYes
American Hospital AssnHospitals$1,00012/11/12Chris CoonsDDEYes
American Hospital AssnHospitals$1,00012/11/12Mark WarnerDVAYes
American Wind Energy AssnAlternate energy production & services$1,00012/11/12Claire McCaskillDMOYes
Dauler, HeatherHealth professionals$1,00012/11/12Max BaucusDMTYes
Federation of American HospitalsHospitals$2,50012/11/12Saxby ChamblissRGAYes
Growth EnergyAlternate energy production & services$1,00012/11/12John ThuneRSDYes
Growth EnergyAlternate energy production & services$1,00012/11/12Max BaucusDMTYes
Growth EnergyAlternate energy production & services$1,00012/11/12Ron WydenDORYes
Mccurdy, DaveNatural Gas transmission & distribution$1,00012/11/12Mark WarnerDVAYes
National Cmte to Preserve Social SecurityElderly issues/Social Security$1,00012/11/12Jeff MerkleyDORYes
Newhouse, StephanRepublican/Conservative$-2,00012/11/12Scott BrownRMAYes
Pardes, HerbertHospitals$2,50012/11/12Max BaucusDMTYes
Perlman, LeeHospitals$1,00012/11/12Max BaucusDMTYes
Praxair IncChemicals$5,00012/11/12Richard BlumenthalDCTYes
Raske, Kenneth EHospitals$1,00012/11/12Max BaucusDMTYes
Target CorpDepartment, variety & convenience stores$1,00012/11/12Mark UdallDCOYes
Target CorpDepartment, variety & convenience stores$1,00012/11/12Mark UdallDCOYes
Target CorpDepartment, variety & convenience stores$-1,00012/11/12Mark UdallDCOYes
Target CorpDepartment, variety & convenience stores$-1,00012/11/12Mark UdallDCOYes
Wal-Mart StoresDepartment, variety & convenience stores$1,00012/11/12Kay HaganDNCYes
Wal-Mart StoresDepartment, variety & convenience stores$1,00012/11/12Mark WarnerDVAYes
Waltman, Susan CHospitals$1,00012/11/12Max BaucusDMTYes
Agl ResourcesNatural Gas transmission & distribution$5,00012/12/12Mark WarnerDVAYes
Cook, Mary KHospitals$20012/12/12Max BaucusDMTYes
General ElectricDefense aerospace contractors$2,50012/12/12Kirsten GillibrandDNYYes
Shartle, Charles W MrRepublican/Conservative$1,00012/12/12Patrick ToomeyRPAYes
Wal-Mart StoresDepartment, variety & convenience stores$5,00012/12/12Max BaucusDMTYes
Wal-Mart StoresDepartment, variety & convenience stores$1,00012/12/12Susan CollinsRMEYes
Wilmouth, Elizabeth KHospitals$50012/12/12Max BaucusDMTYes
Downing, PaulaHospitals$30012/13/12Dianne FeinsteinDCAYes
League of Conservation VotersEnvironmental policy$1,00012/13/12Jeanne ShaheenDNHYes
Sierra ClubEnvironmental policy$6812/13/12Bill NelsonDFLYes
United TechnologiesDefense aerospace contractors$1,00012/13/12Susan CollinsRMEYes
United TechnologiesDefense aerospace contractors$1,00012/13/12Tim JohnsonDSDYes
Agl ResourcesNatural Gas transmission & distribution$2,00012/14/12Mark WarnerDVAYes
American Gas AssnNatural Gas transmission & distribution$2,00012/14/12James InhofeROKYes
American Hospital AssnHospitals$1,00012/14/12Jeff MerkleyDORYes
American Hospital AssnHospitals$1,00012/14/12Mark UdallDCOYes
American Hospital AssnHospitals$1,00012/14/12Mike JohannsRNEYes
American Hospital AssnHospitals$1,00012/14/12Roy BluntRMOYes
Golden Gate National Senior CareNursing homes$1,00012/14/12Charles GrassleyRIANo
Nuclear Energy InstituteNuclear energy$1,00012/14/12Mark UdallDCOYes
Velasquez, CarmenHospitals$25012/15/12Richard DurbinDILYes
American Gas AssnNatural Gas transmission & distribution$1,50012/17/12Max BaucusDMTYes
Rich, Joseph CurtisDefense aerospace contractors$50012/17/12Max BaucusDMTYes
Safeway IncFood stores$2,50012/17/12Dean HellerRNVYes
Shartle, Charles W MrRepublican/Conservative$-1,00012/17/12Patrick ToomeyRPAYes
Wal-Mart StoresDepartment, variety & convenience stores$5,00012/17/12Jon TesterDMTYes
Wal-Mart StoresDepartment, variety & convenience stores$1,00012/17/12John CornynRTXYes
American Physical Therapy AssnOther non-physician health practitioners$2,50012/18/12Dean HellerRNVYes
American Speech-Language-Hearing AssnOther non-physician health practitioners$1,50012/18/12Debbie StabenowDMIYes
Beamsley, VirginiaOther non-physician health practitioners$-4112/18/12Tom UdallDNMYes
Florida Power & LightElectric Power utilities$2,00012/18/12Mark UdallDCOYes
Florida Power & LightElectric Power utilities$1,00012/18/12Dean HellerRNVYes
Florida Power & LightElectric Power utilities$1,00012/18/12John CornynRTXYes
Florida Power & LightElectric Power utilities$1,00012/18/12Saxby ChamblissRGAYes
Honeywell InternationalDefense aerospace contractors$1,00012/18/12John CornynRTXYes
Honeywell InternationalDefense aerospace contractors$1,00012/18/12Mark UdallDCOYes
Honeywell InternationalDefense aerospace contractors$1,00012/18/12Tim JohnsonDSDYes
Agl ResourcesNatural Gas transmission & distribution$2,50012/19/12Dean HellerRNVYes
American Electric PowerElectric Power utilities$2,00012/19/12Mark UdallDCOYes
American Hospital AssnHospitals$2,50012/19/12John ThuneRSDYes
Sempra EnergyNatural Gas transmission & distribution$1,00012/19/12Claire McCaskillDMOYes
St George, Nicholas MrRepublican/Conservative$25012/19/12Patrick ToomeyRPAYes
Terra-Gen PowerElectric Power utilities$1,00012/19/12Dean HellerRNVYes
Voluntary Hospitals of AmericaHospitals$1,00012/19/12John CornynRTXYes
American Wind Energy AssnAlternate energy production & services$-3,50012/20/12Claire McCaskillDMOYes
Federation of American HospitalsHospitals$1,00012/20/12Dean HellerRNVYes
Harris, Bruce CDepartment, variety & convenience stores$1,00012/20/12Mark UdallDCOYes
Kauser, Kristine KDefense aerospace contractors$50012/20/12Susan CollinsRMEYes
Supervalu IncFood stores$2,50012/20/12Alan FrankenDMNYes
Woolard, JohnAlternate energy production & services$1,00012/21/12Max BaucusDMTYes
Duncan, JohnRepublican/Conservative$50012/24/12Mitch McConnellRKYYes
Martinez, Federico JrHospitals$1,80012/28/12Mary LandrieuDLAYes
O'keefe, Sean CDefense aerospace contractors$2,40012/28/12Mary LandrieuDLAYes
Ray, JamesChemicals$2,50012/28/12Patrick ToomeyRPAYes
Ray, JamesChemicals$2,50012/28/12Patrick ToomeyRPAYes
Copeland, ToddChemicals$2,50012/31/12Mark WarnerDVAYes
Oneok IncNatural Gas transmission & distribution$-1,00012/31/12Jerry MoranRKSYes
Sierra ClubEnvironmental policy$-2,00012/31/12Maria CantwellDWAYes
Bennett, GeorgeOther non-physician health practitioners$2,5001/1/13Jeanne ShaheenDNHYes
Rose, Douglas FHospitals$5001/1/13Sherrod BrownDOHYes
Alliance for Quality Nursing Home CareNursing homes$5,0001/2/13Orrin HatchRUTYes
Cherokee NationMinority/Ethnic Groups$2,5001/2/13John HoevenRNDYes
Publix Super MarketsFood stores$1,0001/3/13Lindsey GrahamRSCYes
Murray, Elise IEnvironmental policy$2001/7/13Alan FrankenDMNYes
Teuber, Andrew P JrMinority/Ethnic Groups$2,1001/8/13Mark BegichDAKYes
Teuber, Andrew P JrMinority/Ethnic Groups$4001/8/13Mark BegichDAKYes
Edison InternationalElectric Power utilities$1,0001/9/13Mitch McConnellRKYYes
General ElectricDefense aerospace contractors$2,0001/9/13Jeanne ShaheenDNHYes
Atmos EnergyNatural Gas transmission & distribution$2,5001/10/13Mitch McConnellRKYYes
Fmc CorpChemicals$1,0001/10/13Max BaucusDMTYes
Fmc CorpChemicals$1,0001/10/13Susan CollinsRMEYes
Heigel, Catherine EElectric Power utilities$1,0001/10/13Lindsey GrahamRSCYes
Cheniere EnergyNatural Gas transmission & distribution$2,5001/11/13Robert PortmanROHYes
Daigle, Daniel JHospitals$7001/11/13Mary LandrieuDLAYes
Fritscheu, James DHospitals$3001/11/13Mary LandrieuDLAYes
Martinez, Federico JrHospitals$8001/11/13Mary LandrieuDLAYes
Martinez, Federico JrHospitals$2001/11/13Mary LandrieuDLAYes
Steele, Dwayne JHospitals$5001/11/13Mary LandrieuDLAYes
Supervalu IncFood stores$4,0001/11/13Amy KlobucharDMNYes
Glenn, JoieNursing homes$5001/12/13Tom UdallDNMYes
Small, Martin JComputers, components & accessories$3,0001/12/13Tom UdallDNMYes
Small, Martin JComputers, components & accessories$2,6001/12/13Tom UdallDNMYes
Small, Martin JComputers, components & accessories$-2,6001/12/13Tom UdallDNMYes
American Hospital AssnHospitals$1,0001/14/13Tom UdallDNMYes
Borrud, Aleta a MdHospitals$4001/14/13Alan FrankenDMNYes
Pastorek, Paul GDefense aerospace contractors$2,5001/14/13Mary LandrieuDLAYes
Pastorek, Paul GDefense aerospace contractors$2,5001/14/13Mary LandrieuDLAYes
Sessoms, Curwood JrComputers, components & accessories$1,0001/14/13Kay HaganDNCYes
Snyder, RickComputers, components & accessories$2501/14/13Kay HaganDNCYes
Wal-Mart StoresDepartment, variety & convenience stores$2,5001/14/13Mark BegichDAKYes
Academy of Nutrition & DieteticsOther non-physician health practitioners$5,0001/15/13Jeff MerkleyDORYes
Academy of Nutrition & DieteticsOther non-physician health practitioners$1,0001/15/13Tim JohnsonDSDYes
Black Hills CorpElectric Power utilities$1,0001/15/13John ThuneRSDYes
National Assn of Convenience StoresDepartment, variety & convenience stores$2,5001/15/13Mark PryorDARYes
Ute Mountain Ute TribeMinority/Ethnic Groups$1,0001/15/13Mark UdallDCOYes
Assisted Living Federation of AmericaNursing homes$5,0001/16/13Barbara MikulskiDMDYes
Mccarthy, WilliamComputers, components & accessories$5001/17/13Kay HaganDNCYes
Tlingit & Haida Central CouncilMinority/Ethnic Groups$1,2001/17/13Lisa MurkowskiRAKYes
Tlingit & Haida Central CouncilMinority/Ethnic Groups$8001/17/13Lisa MurkowskiRAKYes
Ameren CorpElectric Power utilities$2,0001/18/13Max BaucusDMTYes
Ameren CorpElectric Power utilities$1,0001/18/13John BarrassoRWYYes
Ameren CorpElectric Power utilities$1,0001/18/13Lisa MurkowskiRAKYes
Boeing CoDefense aerospace contractors$5,0001/18/13Kay HaganDNCYes
Boeing CoDefense aerospace contractors$1,0001/18/13Mark UdallDCOYes
Boeing CoDefense aerospace contractors$5001/18/13Kay HaganDNCYes
Cheniere EnergyNatural Gas transmission & distribution$1,0001/18/13Mary LandrieuDLAYes
Cleberg, Anthony SElectric Power utilities$5001/18/13John ThuneRSDYes
Frazier, JeffComputers, components & accessories$2501/18/13Kay HaganDNCYes
Hayes, H RandyHospitals$1,0001/18/13Sherrod BrownDOHYes
Mills, JohnHospitals$5001/18/13Mary LandrieuDLAYes
Paradise, Edward DComputers, components & accessories$2,0001/18/13Kay HaganDNCYes
Paradise, Edward DComputers, components & accessories$5001/18/13Kay HaganDNCYes
Wevik, StuartElectric Power utilities$5001/18/13John ThuneRSDYes
Rothstein, PeterAlternate energy production & services$1,0001/19/13Max BaucusDMTYes
Small, Martin JComputers, components & accessories$5001/19/13Tom UdallDNMYes
American Electric PowerElectric Power utilities$5,0001/22/13Max BaucusDMTYes
Cheniere EnergyNatural Gas transmission & distribution$2,5001/22/13Mark BegichDAKYes
Gaynor, PaulAlternate energy production & services$1,0001/22/13Max BaucusDMTYes
Grant, CarolAlternate energy production & services$1,0001/22/13Max BaucusDMTYes
Rausch, Katrina HRepublican/Conservative$2001/22/13John ThuneRSDYes
Ushijima, ArthurHospitals$2,5001/22/13Brian SchatzDHIYes
Ushijima, ArthurHospitals$2,5001/22/13Brian SchatzDHIYes
American Wind Energy AssnAlternate energy production & services$1,0001/23/13Max BaucusDMTYes
Ctrl Council Tlingit Haida IndianMinority/Ethnic Groups$2,0001/23/13Mark BegichDAKYes
Ghasemi, SeifiChemicals$2,5001/23/13Tom UdallDNMYes
Slifka, Richard BNatural Gas transmission & distribution$1,0001/23/13Alan FrankenDMNYes
Taylor, JeanFood stores$1,0001/23/13Mark PryorDARYes
Toyofuku, KeskeAlternate energy production & services$1,0001/23/13Max BaucusDMTYes
American Hospital AssnHospitals$1,0001/24/13Jeanne ShaheenDNHYes
American Hospital AssnHospitals$1,0001/24/13Mitch McConnellRKYYes
American Seniors Housing AssnNursing homes$1,0001/24/13Robert PortmanROHYes
Cisco SystemsComputers, components & accessories$2,5001/24/13John CornynRTXYes
Dupont CoChemicals$1,0001/24/13Max BaucusDMTYes
Landrieu, PhyllisHospitals$2501/24/13Mary LandrieuDLAYes
Terra-Gen PowerElectric Power utilities$1,0001/24/13Mark UdallDCOYes
United TechnologiesDefense aerospace contractors$1,0001/24/13Max BaucusDMTYes
Keel, PeterAlternate energy production & services$1,0001/25/13Max BaucusDMTYes
Pinnacle West CapitalElectric Power utilities$5,0001/25/13John McCainRAZYes
Pinnacle West CapitalElectric Power utilities$2,5001/25/13Marco RubioRFLNo
Pinnacle West CapitalElectric Power utilities$2,5001/25/13Max BaucusDMTYes
Silverio, FrankDefense aerospace contractors$5001/25/13Lindsey GrahamRSCYes
Sjaarda, MarlysHospitals$3121/25/13John ThuneRSDYes
Ho, Victory NFood stores$2501/26/13Mary LandrieuDLAYes
Smith, Pamela WHospitals$2,5001/26/13Mary LandrieuDLAYes
Smith, Pamela WHospitals$2,4001/26/13Mary LandrieuDLAYes
Rockwell Collins IncDefense aerospace contractors$1,5001/28/13Mitch McConnellRKYYes
Safeway IncFood stores$1,0001/28/13Mark PryorDARYes
Safeway IncFood stores$1,0001/28/13Mark UdallDCOYes
Supervalu IncFood stores$1,0001/28/13Thad CochranRMSYes
Agl ResourcesNatural Gas transmission & distribution$5,0001/29/13Mary LandrieuDLAYes
American Public Power AssnElectric Power utilities$1,0001/29/13David VitterRLAYes
Atmos EnergyNatural Gas transmission & distribution$1,0001/29/13Lisa MurkowskiRAKYes
Hca IncHospitals$2,5001/29/13Mark BegichDAKYes
Lockheed MartinDefense aerospace contractors$-4,5001/29/13Sherrod BrownDOHYes
Renewable Energy Systems AmericasAlternate energy production & services$2,5001/29/13Mark UdallDCOYes
Vernon, NicoleDefense aerospace contractors$1,0001/29/13Lindsey GrahamRSCYes
Assisted Living Federation of AmericaNursing homes$1,0001/30/13Kay HaganDNCYes
Celanese CorpChemicals$1,0001/30/13Lisa MurkowskiRAKYes
Cheniere EnergyNatural Gas transmission & distribution$1,0001/30/13David VitterRLAYes
General ElectricDefense aerospace contractors$1,0001/30/13Mark UdallDCOYes
Hcr Manor CareNursing homes$5,0001/30/13Harry ReidDNVYes
Hcr Manor CareNursing homes$5,0001/30/13Harry ReidDNVYes
Lifepoint HospitalsHospitals$2,5001/30/13Harry ReidDNVYes
Nuclear Energy InstituteNuclear energy$1,5001/30/13Max BaucusDMTYes
Nuclear Energy InstituteNuclear energy$1,0001/30/13Max BaucusDMTYes
Souki, CharifNatural Gas transmission & distribution$2,6001/30/13Mark BegichDAKYes
Souki, CharifNatural Gas transmission & distribution$2,4001/30/13Mark BegichDAKYes
American Wind Energy AssnAlternate energy production & services$1,0001/31/13Mark UdallDCOYes
American Wind Energy AssnAlternate energy production & services$1,0001/31/13Mark UdallDCOYes
American Wind Energy AssnAlternate energy production & services$1,0001/31/13Mark UdallDCOYes
American Wind Energy AssnAlternate energy production & services$1,0001/31/13Mark UdallDCOYes
American Wind Energy AssnAlternate energy production & services$-1,0001/31/13Mark UdallDCOYes
American Wind Energy AssnAlternate energy production & services$-1,0001/31/13Mark UdallDCOYes
American Wind Energy AssnAlternate energy production & services$-1,0001/31/13Mark UdallDCOYes
American Wind Energy AssnAlternate energy production & services$-1,0001/31/13Mark UdallDCOYes
American Wind Energy AssnAlternate energy production & services$-3,5001/31/13Claire McCaskillDMOYes
Analytical Graphics IncDefense aerospace contractors$5001/31/13Mark UdallDCOYes
Diskin, Arthur LHospitals$1,5001/31/13Mark UdallDCOYes
Gaynor, PaulAlternate energy production & services$5001/31/13Mark UdallDCOYes
Heritage Hall Healthcare & Rehab CentersNursing homes$2,5001/31/13Mark WarnerDVAYes
Lennon, Vanda aHospitals$2001/31/13Alan FrankenDMNYes
Russell, Shannon MElderly issues/Social Security$1,0001/31/13Robert PortmanROHYes
Schuster, Heidi LNursing homes$2,5001/31/13Max BaucusDMTYes
Slifka, RichardNatural Gas transmission & distribution$2,0001/31/13Max BaucusDMTYes
Spence, William HElectric Power utilities$1,0001/31/13Max BaucusDMTYes
18 Organizations Supported and 5 Opposed; See Which Ones

Organizations that took a position on
American Taxpayer Relief Act of 2012: On Passage of the Bill H.R. 8

18 organizations supported this bill

American Gas Association
Jennifer O’Shea and Jake Rubin (2013, January 1). United States Congress Passes American Taxpayer Relief Act: Implications Significant for Economy, Industry, Investors . Retrieved January 2, 2013, from AGA.
American Medical Directors Association
McKnights (2013, January 3). Long-Term Care Providers Dodge Bullets in Fiscal Cliff Deal, but CLASS (Act) is Out. McKnight's Long Term Care News. Retrieved January 3, 2013, from http://www.mcknights.com/long-term-care-providers-dodge-bullets-in-fiscal-cliff-deal-but-class-act-is-out/article/274564/#.
American Physical Therapy Association
Paul A. Rockar Jr, PT, DPT, MS (2013, January 1). Statement by APTA President on Taxpayer Relief Act of 2012. Retrieved January 3, 2013, from APTA.
American Wind Energy Association
Ellen Carey (2013, January 1). Congress Extends Wind Energy Tax Credits for Projects that Start in 2013. Retrieved January 3, 2013, from AWEA.
Coca-Cola Company
Darren Goode (2013, January 3). Energy Sector Scores Win from Fiscal Cliff Deal. Politico. Retrieved January 3, 2013, from http://www.politico.com/story/2013/01/energy-sector-scores-wins-from-fiscal-cliff-deal-85691.html?hp=r7.
CompTIA
Audrey Chang (2013, January 3). CompTIA Commends Congress for Addressing Tax Provisions in Budget, Urges Continued Support For Policies That Spur Growth in IT Sector. Retrieved January 3, 2013, from CompTIA.
Edison Electric Institute
Darren Goode (2013, January 3). Energy Sector Scores Win from Fiscal Cliff Deal. Politico. Retrieved January 3, 2013, from http://www.politico.com/story/2013/01/energy-sector-scores-wins-from-fiscal-cliff-deal-85691.html?hp=r7.
Illinois Farm Bureau
Nielsen, Adam (2013, January 3). Washington Update: IFB's Tax Victories. Retrieved January 3, 2013, from IFB.
LeadingAge
McKnights (2013, January 3). Long-Term Care Providers Dodge Bullets in Fiscal Cliff Deal, But CLASS (Act) is Out. McKnight's Long Term Care News. Retrieved January 3, 2013, from http://www.mcknights.com/long-term-care-providers-dodge-bullets-in-fiscal-cliff-deal-but-class-act-is-out/article/274564/#.
Lockheed Martin
(2013, January 3). Passage of the American Taxpayer Relief Act. Retrieved January 3, 2013, from .
National Center for Assisted Living
McKnights (2013, January 3). Long-Term Care Providers Dodge Bullets in Fiscal Cliff Deal, But CLASS (Act) is Out. McKnight's Long Term Care News. Retrieved January 3, 2013, from http://www.mcknights.com/long-term-care-providers-dodge-bullets-in-fiscal-cliff-deal-but-class-act-is-out/article/274564/#.
National Committee to Preserve Social Security and Medicare
Max Richtman (2013, January 1). NCPSSM Letter to Representatives. Retrieved January 3, 2013, from NCPSSM.
National Grocers Association
PG (2013, January 2). NGA Pleased by Passage of Taxpayer Relief Act. Progressive Grocer. Retrieved January 3, 2013, from http://www.progressivegrocer.com/top-stories/headlines/industry-intelligence/id36994/nga-pleased-by-passage-of-taxpayer-relief-act/.
National Hispanic Caucus of State Legislators
Jackie Bado (2013, January 2). National Hispanic Caucus of State Legislators Supports the Decision by Congress to Prevent the Fiscal Cliff. Retrieved January 3, 2013, from PR Newswire.
Natural Resources Defense Council
Darren Goode (2013, January 3). Energy Sector Scores Win from Fiscal Cliff Deal. Politico. Retrieved January 3, 2013, from http://www.politico.com/story/2013/01/energy-sector-scores-wins-from-fiscal-cliff-deal-85691.html?hp=r7.
Nuclear Energy Institute
Goode, Darren (2013, January 3). Energy Sector Scores Win from Fiscal Cliff Deal. Politico. Retrieved January 3, 2013, from http://www.politico.com/story/2013/01/energy-sector-scores-wins-from-fiscal-cliff-deal-85691.html?hp=r7.
U.S. Conference of Mayors
Elena Temple- Webb with Lina Garcia and Karen Hinton (2013, January 1). US Conference of Mayors President Philadelphia Mayor Michael Nutter Issues Statement on Fiscal Cliff Agreement. Retrieved January 2, 2013, from US Mayors.
Walmart
Goode, Darren (2013, January 3). Energy Sector Scores Win from Fiscal Cliff Deal. Politico. Retrieved January 3, 2013, from http://www.politico.com/story/2013/01/energy-sector-scores-wins-from-fiscal-cliff-deal-85691.html?hp=r7.

5 organizations opposed this bill

American Hospital Association
Rich Umbdenstock (2013, January 1). Statement on the American Taxpayer Relief Act. Retrieved January 2, 2013, from AHA.
Club for Growth
Roth, Andrew (2013, January 1). Key Vote Alert - "NO" on Senate Fiscal Cliff Bill (HR 8). Retrieved January 1, 2013, from Club for Growth.
FreedomWorks
Kibbe, Matt (2013, January 1). Key Vote NO on H.R. 8, the “Fiscal Cliff” Tax Hikes and Sequester Postponement Bill . Retrieved January 2, 2013, from Freedomworks.
Heritage Foundation
Heritage Action (2012, December 31). "No" on Kick-the-Can Tax Increase. Retrieved January 2, 2013, from Heritage Action for America.
Huntsman
Newsmax (2013, January 3). CEOs Pan Fiscal Cliff Deal, Calling it a 'Disaster' and a 'Joke'. Newsmax Money News. Retrieved January 3, 2013, from http://www.moneynews.com/newswidget/ceo-fiscal-cliff-deal/2013/01/03/id/469853?promo_code=EB8D-1&utm_source=National_Review&utm_medium=nmwidget&utm_campaign=widgetphase1.

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Contributions by Legislator

NamePartyState$ From Interest Groups
That Supported
$ From Interest Groups
That Opposedsort icon
Vote
Mary LandrieuDLA$16,650$9,950Yes
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$5,000$9,000Yes
Max BaucusDMT$34,500$8,700Yes
John CornynRTX$8,000$7,000Yes
Dean HellerRNV$10,500$6,000Yes
Harry ReidDNV$10,000$6,000Yes
Patrick ToomeyRPA$0$5,250Yes
Brian SchatzDHI$0$5,000Yes
Jon TesterDMT$5,050$5,000Yes
Richard BlumenthalDCT$0$5,000Yes
Mark WarnerDVA$12,500$3,500Yes
Tom UdallDNM$5,959$3,500Yes
John ThuneRSD$3,500$3,012Yes
Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$2,000$2,500Yes
Mark BegichDAK$18,500$2,500Yes
Mark UdallDCO$27,000$2,500Yes
Sherrod BrownDOH$-4,500$1,500Yes
Chris CoonsDDE$0$1,250Yes
Jeanne ShaheenDNH$5,500$1,000Yes
Jeff MerkleyDOR$13,500$1,000Yes
Jerry MoranRKS$-1,000$1,000Yes
Kay HaganDNC$13,000$1,000Yes
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$6,000$1,000Yes
Michael BennetDCO$0$1,000No
Mike JohannsRNE$0$1,000Yes
Ron WydenDOR$2,000$1,000Yes
Roy BluntRMO$0$1,000Yes
Susan CollinsRME$3,500$1,000Yes
William Thad CochranRMS$4,000$1,000Yes
Alan FrankenDMN$3,700$600Yes
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$5,000$300Yes
Dick DurbinDIL$0$250Yes
Amy KlobucharDMN$4,000$0Yes
Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$0$0Yes
Barbara BoxerDCA$0$0Yes
Barbara MikulskiDMD$6,500$0Yes
Ben CardinDMD$0$0Yes
Bernie SandersIVT$0$0Yes
Bob CaseyDPA$2,500$0Yes
Bob CorkerRTN$0$0Yes
Bob MenéndezDNJ$0$0Yes
Carl LevinDMI$0$0Yes
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$0$0Yes
Chuck GrassleyRIA$1,000$0No
Chuck SchumerDNY$0$0Yes
Claire McCaskillDMO$-5,000$0Yes
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$719$0Yes
Daniel CoatsRIN$0$0Yes
Daniel K. AkakaDHI$0$0Yes
David VitterRLA$2,000$0Yes
Debbie StabenowDMI$1,500$0Yes
Dick LugarRIN$0$0Yes
Earl "Ben" NelsonDNE$0$0Yes
Frank LautenbergDNJ$0$0Not Voting
Gaylord Kent ConradDND$0$0Yes
Herb KohlDWI$0$0Yes
Jeff SessionsRAL$0$0Yes
Jesse "Jeff" BingamanDNM$0$0Yes
Jim DeMintRSC$0$0Not Voting
Jim InhofeROK$8,500$0Yes
Jim RischRID$0$0Yes
Jim WebbDVA$0$0Yes
Joe LiebermanICT$0$0Yes
Joe ManchinDWV$0$0Yes
John "Jack" ReedDRI$0$0Yes
John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$0$0Yes
John BarrassoRWY$1,000$0Yes
John BoozmanRAR$0$0Yes
John HoevenRND$2,500$0Yes
John KerryDMA$0$0Yes
John McCainRAZ$5,000$0Yes
Johnny IsaksonRGA$0$0Yes
Jon KylRAZ$0$0Yes
Kay Bailey HutchisonRTX$0$0Yes
Kelly AyotteRNH$0$0Yes
Kirsten GillibrandDNY$2,500$0Yes
Lindsey GrahamRSC$8,500$0Yes
Marco RubioRFL$2,500$0No
Maria CantwellDWA$0$0Yes
Mark KirkRIL$0$0Not Voting
Mark PryorDAR$4,500$0Yes
Mike CrapoRID$0$0Yes
Mike EnziRWY$0$0Yes
Mike LeeRUT$0$0No
Olympia SnoweRME$0$0Yes
Orrin HatchRUT$5,000$0Yes
Patrick LeahyDVT$0$0Yes
Patty MurrayDWA$0$0Yes
Rand PaulRKY$0$0No
Richard BurrRNC$0$0Yes
Richard ShelbyRAL$0$0No
Rob PortmanROH$4,500$0Yes
Roger WickerRMS$0$0Yes
Ron JohnsonRWI$0$0Yes
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$0$0Yes
Tim JohnsonDSD$6,500$0Yes
Tom CarperDDE$0$0No
Tom CoburnROK$0$0Yes
Tom HarkinDIA$0$0No
Scott BrownRMA$0$-1,750Yes

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Daniel K. AkakaDHI$0$0Yes
Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$0$0Yes
Kelly AyotteRNH$0$0Yes
John BarrassoRWY$1,000$0Yes
Max BaucusDMT$34,500$8,700Yes
Mark BegichDAK$18,500$2,500Yes
Michael BennetDCO$0$1,000No
Jesse "Jeff" BingamanDNM$0$0Yes
Richard BlumenthalDCT$0$5,000Yes
Roy BluntRMO$0$1,000Yes
John BoozmanRAR$0$0Yes
Barbara BoxerDCA$0$0Yes
Scott BrownRMA$0$-1,750Yes
Sherrod BrownDOH$-4,500$1,500Yes
Richard BurrRNC$0$0Yes
Maria CantwellDWA$0$0Yes
Ben CardinDMD$0$0Yes
Tom CarperDDE$0$0No
Bob CaseyDPA$2,500$0Yes
Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$2,000$2,500Yes
Daniel CoatsRIN$0$0Yes
Tom CoburnROK$0$0Yes
William Thad CochranRMS$4,000$1,000Yes
Susan CollinsRME$3,500$1,000Yes
Gaylord Kent ConradDND$0$0Yes
Chris CoonsDDE$0$1,250Yes
Bob CorkerRTN$0$0Yes
John CornynRTX$8,000$7,000Yes
Mike CrapoRID$0$0Yes
Jim DeMintRSC$0$0Not Voting
Dick DurbinDIL$0$250Yes
Mike EnziRWY$0$0Yes
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$5,000$300Yes
Alan FrankenDMN$3,700$600Yes
Kirsten GillibrandDNY$2,500$0Yes
Lindsey GrahamRSC$8,500$0Yes
Chuck GrassleyRIA$1,000$0No
Kay HaganDNC$13,000$1,000Yes
Tom HarkinDIA$0$0No
Orrin HatchRUT$5,000$0Yes
Dean HellerRNV$10,500$6,000Yes
John HoevenRND$2,500$0Yes
Kay Bailey HutchisonRTX$0$0Yes
Jim InhofeROK$8,500$0Yes
Johnny IsaksonRGA$0$0Yes
Mike JohannsRNE$0$1,000Yes
Ron JohnsonRWI$0$0Yes
Tim JohnsonDSD$6,500$0Yes
John KerryDMA$0$0Yes
Mark KirkRIL$0$0Not Voting
Amy KlobucharDMN$4,000$0Yes
Herb KohlDWI$0$0Yes
Jon KylRAZ$0$0Yes
Mary LandrieuDLA$16,650$9,950Yes
Frank LautenbergDNJ$0$0Not Voting
Patrick LeahyDVT$0$0Yes
Mike LeeRUT$0$0No
Carl LevinDMI$0$0Yes
Joe LiebermanICT$0$0Yes
Dick LugarRIN$0$0Yes
Joe ManchinDWV$0$0Yes
John McCainRAZ$5,000$0Yes
Claire McCaskillDMO$-5,000$0Yes
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$5,000$9,000Yes
Bob MenéndezDNJ$0$0Yes
Jeff MerkleyDOR$13,500$1,000Yes
Barbara MikulskiDMD$6,500$0Yes
Jerry MoranRKS$-1,000$1,000Yes
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$6,000$1,000Yes
Patty MurrayDWA$0$0Yes
Earl "Ben" NelsonDNE$0$0Yes
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$719$0Yes
Rand PaulRKY$0$0No
Rob PortmanROH$4,500$0Yes
Mark PryorDAR$4,500$0Yes
John "Jack" ReedDRI$0$0Yes
Harry ReidDNV$10,000$6,000Yes
Jim RischRID$0$0Yes
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$0$0Yes
John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$0$0Yes
Marco RubioRFL$2,500$0No
Bernie SandersIVT$0$0Yes
Brian SchatzDHI$0$5,000Yes
Chuck SchumerDNY$0$0Yes
Jeff SessionsRAL$0$0Yes
Jeanne ShaheenDNH$5,500$1,000Yes
Richard ShelbyRAL$0$0No
Olympia SnoweRME$0$0Yes
Debbie StabenowDMI$1,500$0Yes
Jon TesterDMT$5,050$5,000Yes
John ThuneRSD$3,500$3,012Yes
Patrick ToomeyRPA$0$5,250Yes
Mark UdallDCO$27,000$2,500Yes
Tom UdallDNM$5,959$3,500Yes
David VitterRLA$2,000$0Yes
Mark WarnerDVA$12,500$3,500Yes
Jim WebbDVA$0$0Yes
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$0$0Yes
Roger WickerRMS$0$0Yes
Ron WydenDOR$2,000$1,000Yes

Interest Groups that supported this bill

$ Donated
Electric Power utilities$49,500
Natural Gas transmission & distribution$49,000
Nursing homes$36,000
Defense aerospace contractors$35,400
Department, variety & convenience stores$22,500
Food stores$16,250
Computers, components & accessories$15,500
Other non-physician health practitioners$13,459
Minority/Ethnic Groups$11,000
Alternate energy production & services$11,000
Environmental policy$5,969
Elderly issues/Social Security$4,000
Nuclear energy$3,500
Health professionals$1,000
Public official (elected or appointed)$0
Beverage bottling & distribution$0
Farm bureaus$0

Interest Groups that opposed this bill

$ Donated
Hospitals$63,362
Chemicals$35,000
Republican/Conservative$-800
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