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. 1 rejected. 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
  • 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
  • Appropriations
  • Aquaculture
  • 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
  • Executive agency funding and structure
  • Financial services and investments
  • First responders and emergency personnel
  • Food assistance and relief
  • Foreign and international corporations
  • Fraud offenses and financial crimes
  • 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 promotion and preventive care
  • 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
  • Livestock
  • 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
  • Minority health
  • 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
  • Rural conditions and development
  • 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
Signed by President1/02/2013
Bill History
Chamber/CommitteeMotionDateResult
select this voteHouseOn Agreeing to the Amendment: Amendment 1 to H R 88/01/2012This 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 voteHouseH.R. 8 (112th): American Taxpayer Relief Act of 20128/01/2012This 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 selectedSenateH.R. 8 (112th): American Taxpayer Relief Act of 20121/01/2013This bill PASSED the Senate
89 voted YES 8 voted NO 3 voted present/not voting
select this voteHouseH.R. 8 (112th): American Taxpayer Relief Act of 20121/01/2013This 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 voteVote8/01/2012On Agreeing to the Amendment: Amendment 1 to H R 8
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 Passage8/01/2012H.R. 8 (112th): American Taxpayer Relief Act of 2012
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.
select this voteVote1/01/2013Amendment SA 3448 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
select this voteVote1/01/2013Amendment SA 3450 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
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.
1/01/2013Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
1/01/2013Measure laid before Senate by unanimous consent.
1/01/2013The previous question was ordered pursuant to the rule.
1/01/2013Amendment SA 3448 proposed by Senator Reid.
1/01/2013Amendment SA 3450 proposed by Senator Pryor for Senator Reid.
currently selectedSenate Vote on Passage1/01/2013H.R. 8 (112th): American Taxpayer Relief Act of 2012
select this voteHouse Vote on Passage1/01/2013H.R. 8 (112th): American Taxpayer Relief Act of 2012
Presented to President1/02/2013Presented to President.
Signed1/02/2013Signed by President.
Enacted1/02/2013Became Public Law No: 112-240.
NumberSponsorDate OfferedStatus
select this voteH. Amdt. 1473Levin, Sander [D-MI9]August 1, 2012Failed by roll call vote on August 1, 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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ContributorInterest groupAmountDatesort iconSenate memberPartyStateVote
Nuclear Energy InstituteNuclear energy$3,5001/2/07Mary L. LandrieuDLAYes
Nuclear Energy InstituteNuclear energy$-3,5001/2/07Mary L. LandrieuDLAYes
Belefonte, Carmen PMinority/Ethnic Groups$2001/3/07Lindsey GrahamRSCYes
Ohara, Kevin MNatural Gas transmission & distribution$2501/3/07Lindsey GrahamRSCYes
Atmos EnergyNatural Gas transmission & distribution$1,0001/8/07Mark L. PryorDARYes
Mdu Resources GroupNatural Gas transmission & distribution$1,0001/8/07Mark L. PryorDARYes
Winslette, AlanElectronics manufacturing & services$1,0001/9/07James M. InhofeROKYes
Winslette, AlanElectronics manufacturing & services$1,0001/10/07Richard BurrRNCYes
Whitman, GaryFood stores$1,0001/11/07Lindsey GrahamRSCYes
Winslette, AlanElectronics manufacturing & services$1,0001/12/07Saxby ChamblissRGAYes
Gerstner, MargueriteElectronics manufacturing & services$2,1001/15/07Susan M. CollinsRMEYes
Glendinning, AlanElectronics manufacturing & services$5001/15/07Susan M. CollinsRMEYes
Florida Power & LightElectric Power utilities$1,0001/16/07John ThuneRSDYes
General ElectricDefense aerospace contractors$1,0001/16/07Mark L. PryorDARYes
General ElectricDefense aerospace contractors$1,0001/16/07Mary L. LandrieuDLAYes
American Hospital AssnHospitals$2,0001/17/07Jack ReedDRIYes
American Hospital AssnHospitals$2,0001/17/07John ThuneRSDYes
Coca-Cola EnterprisesBeverage bottling & distribution$2,5001/17/07Saxby ChamblissRGAYes
Eads North AmericaDefense aerospace contractors$1,0001/17/07Jeff SessionsRALYes
Food Marketing InstituteFood stores$1,0001/17/07Saxby ChamblissRGAYes
Food Marketing InstituteFood stores$1,0001/17/07Saxby ChamblissRGAYes
Patrick, Diane MsHospitals$1,0001/17/07Johnny IsaksonRGAYes
Rockwell Collins IncDefense aerospace contractors$1,0001/17/07John D. Rockefeller, IVDWVYes
Wal-Mart StoresDepartment, variety & convenience stores$2,5001/17/07Saxby ChamblissRGAYes
Eagle ForumRepublican/Conservative$1,0001/18/07Tom CoburnROKYes
Edison Electric InstituteElectric Power utilities$2,0001/18/07Mark L. PryorDARYes
Edison Electric InstituteElectric Power utilities$1,0001/18/07John D. Rockefeller, IVDWVYes
Nuclear Energy InstituteNuclear energy$2,0001/18/07Mark L. PryorDARYes
Publix Super MarketsFood stores$1,0001/18/07Saxby ChamblissRGAYes
Inserra, BonnieFood stores$2,3001/19/07Frank R. LautenbergDNJNot Voting
Inserra, BonnieFood stores$1,9001/19/07Frank R. LautenbergDNJNot Voting
Inserra, Lawrence R JrFood stores$2,3001/19/07Frank R. LautenbergDNJNot Voting
Inserra, Lawrence R JrFood stores$1,9001/19/07Frank R. LautenbergDNJNot Voting
Inserra, LindseyFood stores$1,9001/19/07Frank R. LautenbergDNJNot Voting
American Conservative UnionRepublican/Conservative$1,0001/22/07Tom CoburnROKYes
Campaign for Working FamiliesRepublican/Conservative$1,0001/22/07Tom CoburnROKYes
Honeywell InternationalDefense aerospace contractors$1,0001/22/07Mary L. LandrieuDLAYes
Orbital Sciences CorpDefense aerospace contractors$2,0001/22/07Jeff SessionsRALYes
Progress EnergyElectric Power utilities$1,0001/22/07John D. Rockefeller, IVDWVYes
Progress EnergyElectric Power utilities$1,0001/22/07Mark L. PryorDARYes
Edison InternationalElectric Power utilities$1,0001/23/07Barbara BoxerDCAYes
Sedgwick, Philip FElectronics manufacturing & services$1,0001/23/07Jack ReedDRIYes
Solomon, ArthurDepartment, variety & convenience stores$1,2501/23/07Jack ReedDRIYes
Tronox IncChemicals$2,5001/23/07Thad CochranRMSYes
Wal-Mart StoresDepartment, variety & convenience stores$3,0001/23/07Mark L. PryorDARYes
Washington Gas Light CoNatural Gas transmission & distribution$1,0001/23/07Mark L. PryorDARYes
Agl ResourcesNatural Gas transmission & distribution$2,0001/24/07Frank R. LautenbergDNJNot Voting
American Public Power AssnElectric Power utilities$1,0001/24/07John D. Rockefeller, IVDWVYes
Chiola, Thomas RPublic official (elected or appointed)$5001/24/07Richard J. DurbinDILYes
Hoskins, DavidEnvironmental policy$2001/24/07Max BaucusDMTYes
Lyondellbasell IndustriesChemicals$1,0001/24/07John D. Rockefeller, IVDWVYes
Patti, Sebastian TPublic official (elected or appointed)$1,0001/24/07Richard J. DurbinDILYes
Tenet HealthcareHospitals$3,0001/24/07Max BaucusDMTYes
Tenet HealthcareHospitals$2,0001/24/07Max BaucusDMTYes
Tenet HealthcareHospitals$1,0001/24/07Mary L. LandrieuDLAYes
Wright, Dean RRepublican/Conservative$2301/24/07John ThuneRSDYes
Basf CorpChemicals$1,0001/25/07John D. Rockefeller, IVDWVYes
Dynetics IncDefense aerospace contractors$5,0001/25/07Richard C. ShelbyRALNo
Hercules IncChemicals$2,5001/25/07Johnny IsaksonRGAYes
Voluntary Hospitals of AmericaHospitals$2,5001/25/07Max BaucusDMTYes
Wollerton, Charles VNuclear energy$1,0001/25/07John D. Rockefeller, IVDWVYes
Chemtura CorpChemicals$1,0001/26/07Mark L. PryorDARYes
Gencorp IncDefense aerospace contractors$1,0001/26/07Mark L. PryorDARYes
Hubbard, BobFood stores$2,3001/26/07Mark L. PryorDARYes
Hubbard, BobFood stores$1,3001/26/07Mark L. PryorDARYes
National Assn of Psychiatric Health SystemsHospitals$5,0001/26/07Max BaucusDMTYes
Exelon CorpElectric Power utilities$2,0001/29/07Richard J. DurbinDILYes
Exelon CorpElectric Power utilities$1,0001/29/07John D. Rockefeller, IVDWVYes
Exelon CorpElectric Power utilities$1,0001/29/07Mark L. PryorDARYes
Honeywell InternationalDefense aerospace contractors$1,0001/29/07Jack ReedDRIYes
Target CorpDepartment, variety & convenience stores$5,0001/29/07Roy BluntRMOYes
American Hospital AssnHospitals$1,0001/30/07Richard J. DurbinDILYes
American Hospital AssnHospitals$5001/30/07Richard J. DurbinDILYes
American Medical Group AssnHealth professionals$2,0001/30/07Max BaucusDMTYes
Gaube, Gary JHospitals$5001/30/07Jack ReedDRIYes
Quinlan, Edward JHospitals$5001/30/07Jack ReedDRIYes
Teledyne TechnologiesDefense aerospace contractors$5,0001/30/07Richard C. ShelbyRALNo
American Hospital AssnHospitals$2,5001/31/07Harry ReidDNVYes
General ElectricDefense aerospace contractors$2,5001/31/07Carl LevinDMIYes
General ElectricDefense aerospace contractors$1,0001/31/07Mary L. LandrieuDLAYes
Kramer, KlaasDefense aerospace contractors$5001/31/07Frank R. LautenbergDNJNot Voting
Lockheed MartinDefense aerospace contractors$2,5001/31/07Carl LevinDMIYes
Lockheed MartinDefense aerospace contractors$2,0001/31/07Frank R. LautenbergDNJNot Voting
Lockheed MartinDefense aerospace contractors$1,5001/31/07Mary L. LandrieuDLAYes
Mason, Glen DOther non-physician health practitioners$5001/31/07Mary L. LandrieuDLAYes
Myers, Christopher DDefense aerospace contractors$5001/31/07Frank R. LautenbergDNJNot Voting
Boeing CoDefense aerospace contractors$2,5002/1/07Carl LevinDMIYes
Boeing CoDefense aerospace contractors$2,0002/1/07Richard J. DurbinDILYes
Dykes, MarthaRepublican/Conservative$2502/1/07Saxby ChamblissRGAYes
Eastman ChemicalChemicals$5,0002/1/07Lamar AlexanderRTNYes
Lupton, Thomas Allen JrRepublican/Conservative$1,0002/1/07Saxby ChamblissRGAYes
National Cmte to Preserve Social SecurityElderly issues/Social Security$1,5002/1/07Harry ReidDNVYes
Smith, PhyllisRepublican/Conservative$2002/1/07Saxby ChamblissRGAYes
Smith, RankinRepublican/Conservative$5002/1/07Saxby ChamblissRGAYes
Triad HospitalsHospitals$5,0002/1/07Richard C. ShelbyRALNo
Air Liquide AmericaChemicals$1,0002/2/07Mitch McConnellRKYYes
Bartels, JamesRepublican/Conservative$2502/2/07Pat RobertsRKSYes
Blake, LucyEnvironmental policy$3002/2/07Barbara BoxerDCAYes
Carvalho, Anne MarieDefense aerospace contractors$5002/2/07Frank R. LautenbergDNJNot Voting
Fmc CorpChemicals$1,0002/2/07Mark L. PryorDARYes
Moosally, Fred PDefense aerospace contractors$5002/2/07Frank R. LautenbergDNJNot Voting
National Healthcare CorpNursing homes$5,0002/2/07Lindsey GrahamRSCYes
Rhodes, Roland LChemicals$5002/2/07Pat RobertsRKSYes
Rolls-Royce North AmericaDefense aerospace contractors$5,0002/2/07Thad CochranRMSYes
Rolls-Royce North AmericaDefense aerospace contractors$2,5002/2/07Mitch McConnellRKYYes
Rolls-Royce North AmericaDefense aerospace contractors$1,0002/2/07Carl LevinDMIYes
Cooper, Gerson JHospitals$5002/3/07Carl LevinDMIYes
Eickenhorst, AnitaHospitals$3002/3/07Barbara BoxerDCAYes
Albemarle CorpChemicals$2,0002/5/07Mark L. PryorDARYes
American Soc of Radiologic TechnologistsOther non-physician health practitioners$2,0002/5/07Michael B. EnziRWYYes
Atmos EnergyNatural Gas transmission & distribution$1,0002/5/07Thad CochranRMSYes
Mackenzie, DavidRepublican/Conservative$2,5002/5/07Mark KirkRILNot Voting
Mackenzie, DavidRepublican/Conservative$-2002/5/07Mark KirkRILNot Voting
Wal-Mart StoresDepartment, variety & convenience stores$2,5002/5/07Max BaucusDMTYes
Wal-Mart StoresDepartment, variety & convenience stores$2,5002/5/07Tom HarkinDIANo
Wheeler, Florence FRepublican/Conservative$2,3002/5/07Mark KirkRILNot Voting
Wheeler, Florence FRepublican/Conservative$1,9002/5/07Mark KirkRILNot Voting
American Electric PowerElectric Power utilities$1,0002/6/07Richard J. DurbinDILYes
Edison Electric InstituteElectric Power utilities$3,6002/6/07Max BaucusDMTYes
Edison InternationalElectric Power utilities$1,0002/6/07John D. Rockefeller, IVDWVYes
Edison InternationalElectric Power utilities$1,0002/6/07Patty MurrayDWAYes
Evins, DanRepublican/Conservative$2,3002/6/07Lamar AlexanderRTNYes
Evins, DanRepublican/Conservative$3002/6/07Lamar AlexanderRTNYes
Oncor Electric DeliveryElectric Power utilities$1,0002/6/07Jim DeMintRSCNot Voting
Shields, Mark CHospitals$2502/6/07Richard J. DurbinDILYes
Wal-Mart StoresDepartment, variety & convenience stores$5,0002/6/07John BoozmanRARYes
American Chemistry CouncilChemicals$3,0002/7/07Mark L. PryorDARYes
American Chemistry CouncilChemicals$1,0002/7/07John D. Rockefeller, IVDWVYes
American Hospital AssnHospitals$3,5002/7/07Mitch McConnellRKYYes
American Hospital AssnHospitals$1,0002/7/07Mark L. PryorDARYes
American Hospital AssnHospitals$1,0002/7/07Mitch McConnellRKYYes
American Hospital AssnHospitals$1,0002/7/07Susan M. CollinsRMEYes
Christopher, PhilipElectronics manufacturing & services$1,0002/7/07Mark L. PryorDARYes
Food Marketing InstituteFood stores$2,5002/7/07Max BaucusDMTYes
General ElectricDefense aerospace contractors$1,5002/7/07Susan M. CollinsRMEYes
Hubbard, SonjaFood stores$1,0002/7/07Mark L. PryorDARYes
Lathem, Donald MrRepublican/Conservative$5002/7/07Jeff SessionsRALYes
Owens, BonHospitals$1,0002/7/07Mark L. PryorDARYes
Russell, Robert MrPublic official (elected or appointed)$1,0002/7/07Jeff SessionsRALYes
American Academy of Physician AssistantsOther non-physician health practitioners$1,0002/8/07Harry ReidDNVYes
American Health Care AssnNursing homes$2,5002/8/07Max BaucusDMTYes
American Health Care AssnNursing homes$5002/8/07Mark L. PryorDARYes
Costello, David ODefense aerospace contractors$2502/8/07Frank R. LautenbergDNJNot Voting
Durrance, SylviaHospitals$3002/8/07Barbara BoxerDCAYes
Eads North AmericaDefense aerospace contractors$2,0002/8/07Lindsey GrahamRSCYes
Eads North AmericaDefense aerospace contractors$1,0002/8/07Jeff SessionsRALYes
El Paso CorpNatural Gas transmission & distribution$1,5002/8/07Mary L. LandrieuDLAYes
El Paso CorpNatural Gas transmission & distribution$1,0002/8/07Mary L. LandrieuDLAYes
Faust, Bobby MrRepublican/Conservative$2002/8/07Jeff SessionsRALYes
Hodge, Yvonne ODefense aerospace contractors$5002/8/07Frank R. LautenbergDNJNot Voting
Itt IndustriesElectronics manufacturing & services$2,5002/8/07Frank R. LautenbergDNJNot Voting
Marcus, FeliciaEnvironmental policy$3002/8/07Barbara BoxerDCAYes
Napoliello, JeffreyDefense aerospace contractors$5002/8/07Frank R. LautenbergDNJNot Voting
National Assn of Convenience StoresDepartment, variety & convenience stores$5,0002/8/07Jeff SessionsRALYes
Pinnacle West CapitalElectric Power utilities$2,5002/8/07Lindsey GrahamRSCYes
Rooney, Curtis DHospitals$5002/8/07Richard J. DurbinDILYes
American Academy of AudiologyOther non-physician health practitioners$1,0002/9/07Tom HarkinDIANo
Berent, RichardRepublican/Conservative$2502/9/07Mark KirkRILNot Voting
Coca-Cola EnterprisesBeverage bottling & distribution$1,0002/9/07Mark L. PryorDARYes
Coca-Cola EnterprisesBeverage bottling & distribution$5002/9/07Mitch McConnellRKYYes
Ovshinsky, Stanford RAlternate energy production & services$3,9002/9/07Carl LevinDMIYes
Ovshinsky, Stanford RAlternate energy production & services$7002/9/07Carl LevinDMIYes
Wal-Mart StoresDepartment, variety & convenience stores$2,5002/9/07Saxby ChamblissRGAYes
Clevenger, ThomasRepublican/Conservative$5002/10/07Jerry MoranRKSYes
Ashland IncChemicals$1,0002/12/07Mark L. PryorDARYes
Honeywell InternationalDefense aerospace contractors$2,0002/12/07Jack ReedDRIYes
Honeywell InternationalDefense aerospace contractors$1,0002/12/07Jeff SessionsRALYes
Perlman, Stephen GElectronics manufacturing & services$1,0002/12/07Barbara BoxerDCAYes
Riordan, MichaelHospitals$1,0002/12/07Lindsey GrahamRSCYes
Bellucci, DarleneEnvironmental policy$3002/13/07Barbara BoxerDCAYes
Drolet, Robert MrDefense aerospace contractors$2502/13/07Jeff SessionsRALYes
Exelon CorpElectric Power utilities$1,0002/13/07Mark KirkRILNot Voting
Hca IncHospitals$1,0002/13/07Jim DeMintRSCNot Voting
Piedmont Natural GasNatural Gas transmission & distribution$1,0002/13/07Jim DeMintRSCNot Voting
Alpaugh, Katherine THospitals$5002/14/07Mary L. LandrieuDLAYes
Ameren CorpElectric Power utilities$5,0002/14/07Roy BluntRMOYes
American Dietetic AssnOther non-physician health practitioners$1,0002/14/07Richard J. DurbinDILYes
American Gas AssnNatural Gas transmission & distribution$2,5002/14/07Mitch McConnellRKYYes
American Gas AssnNatural Gas transmission & distribution$1,5002/14/07Jim DeMintRSCNot Voting
American Science & Engineering IncElectronics manufacturing & services$1,0002/14/07Susan M. CollinsRMEYes
Backofen, KarenDepartment, variety & convenience stores$2502/14/07Al FrankenDMNYes
Piedmont Natural GasNatural Gas transmission & distribution$1,5002/14/07Jim DeMintRSCNot Voting
Piedmont Natural GasNatural Gas transmission & distribution$-1,0002/14/07Jim DeMintRSCNot Voting
American Hospital AssnHospitals$1,5002/15/07Saxby ChamblissRGAYes
Consumer Electronics AssnElectronics manufacturing & services$1,0002/15/07Harry ReidDNVYes
Mccullough, Glenn L JrElectric Power utilities$1,0002/15/07Thad CochranRMSYes
National Assn of Convenience StoresDepartment, variety & convenience stores$1,0002/15/07John CornynRTXYes
National Fuel Gas CorpNatural Gas transmission & distribution$1,0002/15/07Jim DeMintRSCNot Voting
Pate, James Gary HonorablePublic official (elected or appointed)$2002/15/07Jeff SessionsRALYes
Soto, StevenFood stores$1,0002/15/07Saxby ChamblissRGAYes
Spencer, William Mr IiiRepublican/Conservative$1,0002/15/07Jeff SessionsRALYes
Tronox IncChemicals$2,0002/15/07James M. InhofeROKYes
Williams, H L JrBeverage bottling & distribution$1,0002/15/07Thad CochranRMSYes
American Academy of AudiologyOther non-physician health practitioners$1,0002/16/07Tim JohnsonDSDYes
American Health Care AssnNursing homes$2,5002/16/07Lindsey GrahamRSCYes
American Hospital AssnHospitals$5,0002/16/07Roy BluntRMOYes
American Hospital AssnHospitals$1,0002/16/07Carl LevinDMIYes
Crown, ElizabethHospitals$2,0002/16/07Tom HarkinDIANo
Exelon CorpElectric Power utilities$1,0002/16/07Jeff SessionsRALYes
Arnold, GregNatural Gas transmission & distribution$2,3002/17/07Mark L. PryorDARYes
Arnold, GregNatural Gas transmission & distribution$1,3002/17/07Mark L. PryorDARYes
Arnold, TrumanNatural Gas transmission & distribution$2,3002/17/07Mark L. PryorDARYes
Arnold, TrumanNatural Gas transmission & distribution$1,3002/17/07Mark L. PryorDARYes
Bitner, James VRepublican/Conservative$5002/17/07Susan M. CollinsRMEYes
Glendinning, AlanElectronics manufacturing & services$1,8002/17/07Susan M. CollinsRMEYes
Hathorn, MicheleNursing homes$5002/17/07Mark L. PryorDARYes
Morton, MichaelNursing homes$1,0002/17/07Mark L. PryorDARYes
Shelley, GertrudeRepublican/Conservative$5002/17/07Susan M. CollinsRMEYes
Bowman, Cynthia FHospitals$2502/18/07Susan M. CollinsRMEYes
Agl ResourcesNatural Gas transmission & distribution$2,0002/19/07Saxby ChamblissRGAYes
Bittinger, Julia HOther non-physician health practitioners$1,1502/19/07Al FrankenDMNYes
Campbell, James KEnvironmental policy$2,3002/19/07Barbara BoxerDCAYes
Campbell, James KEnvironmental policy$2,3002/19/07Barbara BoxerDCAYes
Harris, EmilyHospitals$2,0002/19/07Tom HarkinDIANo
Honeywell InternationalDefense aerospace contractors$4,0002/19/07James M. InhofeROKYes
Honeywell InternationalDefense aerospace contractors$1,0002/19/07James M. InhofeROKYes
Honeywell InternationalDefense aerospace contractors$1,0002/19/07Mary L. LandrieuDLAYes
Lane, Melvin BEnvironmental policy$1,0002/19/07Barbara BoxerDCAYes
Lee, J RandallNursing homes$1,0002/19/07Lindsey GrahamRSCYes
Progress EnergyElectric Power utilities$1,5002/19/07Jim DeMintRSCNot Voting
Skinner, Jeffrey VNursing homes$5002/19/07Lindsey GrahamRSCYes
American Electric PowerElectric Power utilities$1,0002/20/07James M. InhofeROKYes
American Electric PowerElectric Power utilities$1,0002/20/07Jeff SessionsRALYes
American Electric PowerElectric Power utilities$1,0002/20/07Lamar AlexanderRTNYes
American Electric PowerElectric Power utilities$1,0002/20/07Max BaucusDMTYes
Crosby, Ralph DDefense aerospace contractors$1,0002/20/07Lindsey GrahamRSCYes
Florida Power & LightElectric Power utilities$2,5002/20/07Saxby ChamblissRGAYes
Florida Power & LightElectric Power utilities$2,0002/20/07Lindsey GrahamRSCYes
Franklin, H Allen MrElectric Power utilities$5002/20/07Jeff SessionsRALYes
Genesis HealthcareNursing homes$1,0002/20/07Barbara A. MikulskiDMDYes
Grainger, CharlesElectronics manufacturing & services$1,0002/20/07Richard C. ShelbyRALNo
Mccullough, GlennElectric Power utilities$1,0002/20/07Lamar AlexanderRTNYes
Sullivan, Kent C JudgePublic official (elected or appointed)$3,6002/20/07John CornynRTXYes
Sullivan, Kent C JudgePublic official (elected or appointed)$2,3002/20/07John CornynRTXYes
Sullivan, Kent C JudgePublic official (elected or appointed)$-2,3002/20/07John CornynRTXYes
American Gas AssnNatural Gas transmission & distribution$1,0002/21/07Mark L. PryorDARYes
American Physical Therapy AssnOther non-physician health practitioners$2,5002/21/07Harry ReidDNVYes
American Physical Therapy AssnOther non-physician health practitioners$2,5002/21/07Mitch McConnellRKYYes
American Physical Therapy AssnOther non-physician health practitioners$2,0002/21/07Lindsey GrahamRSCYes
Boeing CoDefense aerospace contractors$1,0002/21/07Jack ReedDRIYes
Brown, David RRepublican/Conservative$1,0002/21/07James M. InhofeROKYes
Brown, David RRepublican/Conservative$-7002/21/07James M. InhofeROKYes
Food Marketing InstituteFood stores$1,0002/21/07Chuck GrassleyRIANo
Food Marketing InstituteFood stores$5002/21/07Jeff SessionsRALYes
Ivey, Kay HonPublic official (elected or appointed)$5002/21/07Jeff SessionsRALYes
Mccoy, William LDefense aerospace contractors$1,3002/21/07Roy BluntRMOYes
Rolls-Royce North AmericaDefense aerospace contractors$1,0002/21/07Carl LevinDMIYes
Rolls-Royce North AmericaDefense aerospace contractors$1,0002/21/07Lindsey GrahamRSCYes
Shircliff, RobertHospitals$1,7002/21/07Mitch McConnellRKYYes
Shircliff, RobertHospitals$3002/21/07Mitch McConnellRKYYes
Sinegal, JamesDepartment, variety & convenience stores$1,0002/21/07Max BaucusDMTYes
Swink, James MrChemicals$3002/21/07Johnny IsaksonRGAYes
Taylor, JamesHospitals$1,8002/21/07Mitch McConnellRKYYes
United TechnologiesDefense aerospace contractors$1,0002/21/07Carl LevinDMIYes
Universal Health ServicesHospitals$5,0002/21/07John D. Rockefeller, IVDWVYes
Cash, W LHospitals$1,0002/22/07John D. Rockefeller, IVDWVYes
General ElectricDefense aerospace contractors$1,0002/22/07Lamar AlexanderRTNYes
Hussay, William SHospitals$5002/22/07John D. Rockefeller, IVDWVYes
Joy, JudyRepublican/Conservative$2,3002/22/07Mark KirkRILNot Voting
Joy, JudyRepublican/Conservative$1,9002/22/07Mark KirkRILNot Voting
Leigh, Anthony MrPublic official (elected or appointed)$2502/22/07Jeff SessionsRALYes
Martin, Gordon MrElectric Power utilities$3002/22/07Jeff SessionsRALYes
Martin, Gordon MrElectric Power utilities$2002/22/07Jeff SessionsRALYes
Miller, David LHospitals$5002/22/07John D. Rockefeller, IVDWVYes
Newsome, Gary DHospitals$5002/22/07John D. Rockefeller, IVDWVYes
Pemco Aviation GroupDefense aerospace contractors$1,0002/22/07Jeff SessionsRALYes
Portacci, Michael THospitals$5002/22/07John D. Rockefeller, IVDWVYes
Rockefeller, LauranceEnvironmental policy$2,3002/22/07John D. Rockefeller, IVDWVYes
Rockefeller, LauranceEnvironmental policy$2,3002/22/07John D. Rockefeller, IVDWVYes
Rockefeller, Wendy GEnvironmental policy$2,3002/22/07John D. Rockefeller, IVDWVYes
Rockefeller, Wendy GEnvironmental policy$2,3002/22/07John D. Rockefeller, IVDWVYes
Rowe, John WElectric Power utilities$2,3002/22/07Mark KirkRILNot Voting
Rowe, John WElectric Power utilities$1,9002/22/07Mark KirkRILNot Voting
Shelley, B EdHospitals$3,0002/22/07Lindsey GrahamRSCYes
Shelley, B EdHospitals$7002/22/07Lindsey GrahamRSCYes
Shelley, B EdHospitals$-7002/22/07Lindsey GrahamRSCYes
Smith, Wayne THospitals$1,0002/22/07John D. Rockefeller, IVDWVYes
Stepan Sr, F QuinnChemicals$1,0002/22/07Mark KirkRILNot Voting
Textron IncDefense aerospace contractors$2,5002/22/07Carl LevinDMIYes
Textron IncDefense aerospace contractors$2,5002/22/07John CornynRTXYes
Textron IncDefense aerospace contractors$1,0002/22/07Jeff SessionsRALYes
Edison Electric InstituteElectric Power utilities$1,0002/23/07Jim DeMintRSCNot Voting
Heath, Ralph DDefense aerospace contractors$1,0002/23/07John CornynRTXYes
Kramer, Amy LOther non-physician health practitioners$2,0002/23/07John F. KerryDMAYes
Shelley, Billie Edgar JrHospitals$1,0002/23/07Lindsey GrahamRSCYes
Teledyne TechnologiesDefense aerospace contractors$5,0002/23/07Jeff SessionsRALYes
Triad HospitalsHospitals$5,0002/23/07John D. Rockefeller, IVDWVYes
Wal-Mart StoresDepartment, variety & convenience stores$1,0002/23/07Mark KirkRILNot Voting
Wal-Mart StoresDepartment, variety & convenience stores$1,0002/23/07Susan M. CollinsRMEYes
American Hospital AssnHospitals$1,0002/26/07Jerry MoranRKSYes
American Hospital AssnHospitals$1,0002/26/07Mark KirkRILNot Voting
Bayer CorpChemicals$1,0002/26/07Lamar AlexanderRTNYes
Brehmer, JohnRepublican/Conservative$1,0002/26/07Jim DeMintRSCNot Voting
Capella HealthcareHospitals$1,0002/26/07John D. Rockefeller, IVDWVYes
Dillard, AlexDepartment, variety & convenience stores$2,3002/26/07Mark L. PryorDARYes
Dillard, AlexDepartment, variety & convenience stores$2,3002/26/07Mark L. PryorDARYes
Dillard, William IiDepartment, variety & convenience stores$2,3002/26/07Mark L. PryorDARYes
Dillard, William IiDepartment, variety & convenience stores$2,3002/26/07Mark L. PryorDARYes
Hipp, Jane FRepublican/Conservative$2,3002/26/07Jim DeMintRSCNot Voting
Hipp, Jane FRepublican/Conservative$5002/26/07Jim DeMintRSCNot Voting
Hipp, Jane FRepublican/Conservative$-5002/26/07Jim DeMintRSCNot Voting
National Assn of Convenience StoresDepartment, variety & convenience stores$5,0002/26/07Mike CrapoRIDYes
National Assn of Convenience StoresDepartment, variety & convenience stores$1,0002/26/07Chuck GrassleyRIANo
National Conservative Campaign FundRepublican/Conservative$1,0002/26/07Tom CoburnROKYes
Piedmont Natural GasNatural Gas transmission & distribution$1,5002/26/07John McCainRAZYes
Pinnacle West CapitalElectric Power utilities$2,5002/26/07Saxby ChamblissRGAYes
Sullivan, JohnElectronics manufacturing & services$2502/26/07Mary L. LandrieuDLAYes
American Occupational Therapy AssnOther non-physician health practitioners$1,0002/27/07John BoozmanRARYes
American Occupational Therapy AssnOther non-physician health practitioners$1,0002/27/07Lindsey GrahamRSCYes
American Occupational Therapy AssnOther non-physician health practitioners$1,0002/27/07Mary L. LandrieuDLAYes
Edison Electric InstituteElectric Power utilities$5,0002/27/07James M. InhofeROKYes
Edison Electric InstituteElectric Power utilities$2,5002/27/07Jeff SessionsRALYes
Moss, DwayneHospitals$5002/27/07Mitch McConnellRKYYes
Piedmont Natural GasNatural Gas transmission & distribution$1,0002/27/07John McCainRAZYes
American Hospital AssnHospitals$-3,0002/28/07Mark KirkRILNot Voting
Areva IncNuclear energy$1,0002/28/07Lindsey GrahamRSCYes
Barber, John PNursing homes$2,0002/28/07Lindsey GrahamRSCYes
Brooks, MiltonHospitals$2,0002/28/07Mitch McConnellRKYYes
Butler, Frank aHospitals$5002/28/07Mitch McConnellRKYYes
Chambers, Lamar MChemicals$2,0002/28/07Mitch McConnellRKYYes
Coates, SpencerFood stores$2,3002/28/07Mitch McConnellRKYYes
Coates, SpencerFood stores$2,3002/28/07Mitch McConnellRKYYes
Coffin, MarieHospitals$5002/28/07Pat RobertsRKSYes
Duvernoy, EugeneEnvironmental policy$5002/28/07Max BaucusDMTYes
Friedman, RichardChemicals$1,0002/28/07Jack ReedDRIYes
Gipson, JimmieFood stores$2,3002/28/07Mitch McConnellRKYYes
Gipson, JimmieFood stores$2,3002/28/07Mitch McConnellRKYYes
Gray, David LHospitals$2,0002/28/07Mitch McConnellRKYYes
Greenawalt, LeoHospitals$1,0002/28/07Max BaucusDMTYes
Gross, JosephHospitals$2002/28/07Mitch McConnellRKYYes
Hcr Manor CareNursing homes$2,0002/28/07Roy BluntRMOYes
Hermandorfer, WayneDefense aerospace contractors$5002/28/07Frank R. LautenbergDNJNot Voting
Higginson, Sharon KDepartment, variety & convenience stores$2002/28/07Mitch McConnellRKYYes
Honeywell InternationalDefense aerospace contractors$4,0002/28/07Jack ReedDRIYes
Honeywell InternationalDefense aerospace contractors$2,0002/28/07Carl LevinDMIYes
Honeywell InternationalDefense aerospace contractors$2,0002/28/07Mitch McConnellRKYYes
Honeywell InternationalDefense aerospace contractors$1,5002/28/07Tom HarkinDIANo
Honeywell InternationalDefense aerospace contractors$1,0002/28/07Carl LevinDMIYes
Honeywell InternationalDefense aerospace contractors$1,0002/28/07Jack ReedDRIYes
Honeywell InternationalDefense aerospace contractors$1,0002/28/07Lamar AlexanderRTNYes
Hrubetz, AlbertRepublican/Conservative$1,0002/28/07John CornynRTXYes
Jones, H DeanNatural Gas transmission & distribution$1,1002/28/07Mitch McConnellRKYYes
Jones, H DeanNatural Gas transmission & distribution$9002/28/07Mitch McConnellRKYYes
Marquette, QuintenFood stores$1,0002/28/07Mitch McConnellRKYYes
Mueller, PhilipRepublican/Conservative$2502/28/07Jim DeMintRSCNot Voting
National Assn of Convenience StoresDepartment, variety & convenience stores$1,0002/28/07Mary L. LandrieuDLAYes
Nicholson, SarahHospitals$1,0002/28/07Mitch McConnellRKYYes
Peeples, SharonHospitals$5002/28/07Mitch McConnellRKYYes
Rahman, RafiqMinority/Ethnic Groups$2,3002/28/07Mitch McConnellRKYYes
Rahman, RafiqMinority/Ethnic Groups$2,3002/28/07Mitch McConnellRKYYes
Ream, NormanMinority/Ethnic Groups$1,0002/28/07Max BaucusDMTYes
Rust, MichaelHospitals$2,0002/28/07Mitch McConnellRKYYes
Spencer, Bradley EElectric Power utilities$6502/28/07Max BaucusDMTYes
Tamme, SusanHospitals$1,0002/28/07Mitch McConnellRKYYes
Webb, JohnnyHospitals$1,7002/28/07Mitch McConnellRKYYes
Webb, JohnnyHospitals$3002/28/07Mitch McConnellRKYYes
Woodhouse, JohnRepublican/Conservative$1,0002/28/07Jim DeMintRSCNot Voting
18 Organizations Supported and 5 Opposed; See Which Ones

Organizations that took a position on
American Taxpayer Relief Act of 2012: H.R. 8 (112th): American Taxpayer Relief Act of 2012

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

Namesort iconPartyState$ From Interest Groups
That Supported
$ From Interest Groups
That Opposed
Vote
Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$4,000$8,600Yes
Kelly AyotteRNH$0$0Yes
Max BaucusDMT$17,450$13,500Yes
Mark BegichDAK$0$0Yes
Michael F. BennetDCO$0$0No
Richard BlumenthalDCT$0$0Yes
Roy BluntRMO$13,300$5,000Yes
John BoozmanRAR$6,000$0Yes
Barbara BoxerDCA$8,500$600Yes
Richard BurrRNC$1,000$0Yes
Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$19,500$3,450Yes
Daniel CoatsRIN$0$0Yes
Tom CoburnROK$0$4,000Yes
William Thad CochranRMS$8,000$2,500Yes
Susan M. CollinsRME$7,900$2,250Yes
Christopher A. CoonsDDE$0$0Yes
John CornynRTX$8,100$1,000Yes
Mike CrapoRID$5,000$0Yes
Jim DeMintRSC$7,500$5,550Not Voting
Dick DurbinDIL$7,500$2,250Yes
Mike EnziRWY$2,000$0Yes
Al FrankenDMN$1,400$0Yes
Lindsey GrahamRSC$24,950$5,000Yes
Chuck GrassleyRIA$2,000$0No
Kay R. HaganDNC$0$0Yes
Tom HarkinDIA$5,000$4,000No
John HoevenRND$0$0Yes
Jim InhofeROK$12,000$2,300Yes
Johnny IsaksonRGA$0$3,800Yes
Mike JohannsRNE$0$0Yes
Ron JohnsonRWI$0$0Yes
Tim JohnsonDSD$1,000$0Yes
John F. KerryDMA$2,000$0Yes
Mark KirkRIL$6,200$9,950Not Voting
Mary L. LandrieuDLA$10,750$1,500Yes
Frank R. LautenbergDNJ$20,550$0Not Voting
Patrick J. LeahyDVT$0$0Yes
Mike LeeRUT$0$0No
Carl LevinDMI$20,600$1,500Yes
John McCainRAZ$2,500$0Yes
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$27,000$23,000Yes
Jeff MerkleyDOR$0$0Yes
Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$1,000$0Yes
Jerry MoranRKS$0$1,500Yes
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$0$0Yes
Patty MurrayDWA$1,000$0Yes
Rand PaulRKY$0$0No
Rob PortmanROH$0$0Yes
Mark L. PryorDAR$40,000$10,000Yes
John "Jack" ReedDRI$11,250$4,000Yes
Harry ReidDNV$6,000$2,500Yes
Jim RischRID$0$0Yes
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$0$1,250Yes
John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$16,200$18,000Yes
Marco RubioRFL$0$0No
Brian SchatzDHI$0$0Yes
Chuck SchumerDNY$0$0Yes
Jeff SessionsRAL$25,200$1,700Yes
Jeanne ShaheenDNH$0$0Yes
Richard C. ShelbyRAL$11,000$5,000No
John ThuneRSD$1,000$2,230Yes
Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$0$0Yes
Mark UdallDCO$0$0Yes
Tom UdallDNM$0$0Yes
David VitterRLA$0$0Yes
Mark R. WarnerDVA$0$0Yes
Ron WydenDOR$0$0Yes

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Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$4,000$8,600Yes
Kelly AyotteRNH$0$0Yes
Max BaucusDMT$17,450$13,500Yes
Mark BegichDAK$0$0Yes
Michael F. BennetDCO$0$0No
Richard BlumenthalDCT$0$0Yes
Roy BluntRMO$13,300$5,000Yes
John BoozmanRAR$6,000$0Yes
Barbara BoxerDCA$8,500$600Yes
Richard BurrRNC$1,000$0Yes
Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$19,500$3,450Yes
Daniel CoatsRIN$0$0Yes
Tom CoburnROK$0$4,000Yes
William Thad CochranRMS$8,000$2,500Yes
Susan M. CollinsRME$7,900$2,250Yes
Christopher A. CoonsDDE$0$0Yes
John CornynRTX$8,100$1,000Yes
Mike CrapoRID$5,000$0Yes
Jim DeMintRSC$7,500$5,550Not Voting
Dick DurbinDIL$7,500$2,250Yes
Mike EnziRWY$2,000$0Yes
Al FrankenDMN$1,400$0Yes
Lindsey GrahamRSC$24,950$5,000Yes
Chuck GrassleyRIA$2,000$0No
Kay R. HaganDNC$0$0Yes
Tom HarkinDIA$5,000$4,000No
John HoevenRND$0$0Yes
Jim InhofeROK$12,000$2,300Yes
Johnny IsaksonRGA$0$3,800Yes
Mike JohannsRNE$0$0Yes
Ron JohnsonRWI$0$0Yes
Tim JohnsonDSD$1,000$0Yes
John F. KerryDMA$2,000$0Yes
Mark KirkRIL$6,200$9,950Not Voting
Mary L. LandrieuDLA$10,750$1,500Yes
Frank R. LautenbergDNJ$20,550$0Not Voting
Patrick J. LeahyDVT$0$0Yes
Mike LeeRUT$0$0No
Carl LevinDMI$20,600$1,500Yes
John McCainRAZ$2,500$0Yes
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$27,000$23,000Yes
Jeff MerkleyDOR$0$0Yes
Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$1,000$0Yes
Jerry MoranRKS$0$1,500Yes
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$0$0Yes
Patty MurrayDWA$1,000$0Yes
Rand PaulRKY$0$0No
Rob PortmanROH$0$0Yes
Mark L. PryorDAR$40,000$10,000Yes
John "Jack" ReedDRI$11,250$4,000Yes
Harry ReidDNV$6,000$2,500Yes
Jim RischRID$0$0Yes
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$0$1,250Yes
John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$16,200$18,000Yes
Marco RubioRFL$0$0No
Brian SchatzDHI$0$0Yes
Chuck SchumerDNY$0$0Yes
Jeff SessionsRAL$25,200$1,700Yes
Jeanne ShaheenDNH$0$0Yes
Richard C. ShelbyRAL$11,000$5,000No
John ThuneRSD$1,000$2,230Yes
Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$0$0Yes
Mark UdallDCO$0$0Yes
Tom UdallDNM$0$0Yes
David VitterRLA$0$0Yes
Mark R. WarnerDVA$0$0Yes
Ron WydenDOR$0$0Yes

Interest Groups that supported this bill

$ Donated
Defense aerospace contractors$91,800
Electric Power utilities$57,950
Department, variety & convenience stores$49,900
Food stores$34,100
Natural Gas transmission & distribution$29,950
Other non-physician health practitioners$19,650
Nursing homes$18,500
Environmental policy$16,400
Electronics manufacturing & services$16,150
Public official (elected or appointed)$7,050
Minority/Ethnic Groups$5,800
Beverage bottling & distribution$5,000
Alternate energy production & services$4,600
Nuclear energy$4,000
Health professionals$2,000
Elderly issues/Social Security$1,500
Farm bureaus$0

Interest Groups that opposed this bill

$ Donated
Hospitals$87,100
Chemicals$29,800
Republican/Conservative$29,030
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