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
Hiniker, Betsy JoHospitals$1,2501/3/12Richard C. ShelbyRALNo
Hiniker, Betsy JoHospitals$1,2501/3/12Richard C. ShelbyRALNo
Oneok IncNatural Gas transmission & distribution$1,0001/3/12Jerry MoranRKSYes
Oneok IncNatural Gas transmission & distribution$1,0001/3/12Jerry MoranRKSYes
American Electric PowerElectric Power utilities$2,5001/4/12David VitterRLAYes
American Electric PowerElectric Power utilities$2,5001/4/12David VitterRLAYes
Grange, Carmen H MdRepublican/Conservative$1,0001/4/12John ThuneRSDYes
Grange, Carmen H MdRepublican/Conservative$1,0001/4/12John ThuneRSDYes
Lamb, Candes MrsHospitals$5001/6/12Daniel CoatsRINYes
Lamb, Candes MrsHospitals$5001/6/12Daniel CoatsRINYes
United Health ServicesNursing homes$5,0001/6/12Saxby ChamblissRGAYes
United Health ServicesNursing homes$5,0001/6/12Saxby ChamblissRGAYes
Considine, Rebecca DHospitals$1,0001/9/12Rob PortmanROHYes
Considine, Rebecca DHospitals$1,0001/9/12Rob PortmanROHYes
Energy Future Holdings CorpElectric Power utilities$1,0001/9/12Tim JohnsonDSDYes
Energy Future Holdings CorpElectric Power utilities$1,0001/9/12Tim JohnsonDSDYes
Powel, William a IiiHospitals$2501/9/12Rob PortmanROHYes
Powel, William a IiiHospitals$2501/9/12Rob PortmanROHYes
Schmidt, Steven PHospitals$2501/9/12Rob PortmanROHYes
Schmidt, Steven PHospitals$2501/9/12Rob PortmanROHYes
Smith, Guy W MrNursing homes$2001/9/12Marco RubioRFLNo
Strauss, Thomas JHospitals$1,0001/9/12Rob PortmanROHYes
Strauss, Thomas JHospitals$1,0001/9/12Rob PortmanROHYes
Loufek, Charles MrRepublican/Conservative$5001/10/12Mitch McConnellRKYYes
Poet LlcAlternate energy production & services$5,0001/10/12John ThuneRSDYes
Poet LlcAlternate energy production & services$5,0001/10/12John ThuneRSDYes
Poet LlcAlternate energy production & services$5,0001/10/12John ThuneRSDYes
Poet LlcAlternate energy production & services$5,0001/10/12John ThuneRSDYes
Garcia, Hubert DrHospitals$2001/11/12Marco RubioRFLNo
Honeywell InternationalChemicals$5,0001/11/12Max BaucusDMTYes
Honeywell InternationalChemicals$5,0001/11/12Max BaucusDMTYes
Abrams, WendyEnvironmental policy$1,0001/12/12Mark UdallDCOYes
Weitz, EmilyNursing homes$1,0001/12/12Tom HarkinDIANo
Weitz, EmilyNursing homes$1,0001/12/12Tom HarkinDIANo
Weitz, FrederickNursing homes$5001/12/12Tom HarkinDIANo
Weitz, FrederickNursing homes$5001/12/12Tom HarkinDIANo
Contran CorpChemicals$5,0001/13/12Marco RubioRFLNo
Contran CorpChemicals$5,0001/13/12Marco RubioRFLNo
Contran CorpChemicals$-5,0001/13/12Marco RubioRFLNo
Contran CorpChemicals$-5,0001/13/12Marco RubioRFLNo
Family PacRepublican/Conservative$3,0001/13/12Patrick J. ToomeyRPAYes
Family PacRepublican/Conservative$3,0001/13/12Patrick J. ToomeyRPAYes
Levine, DeborahHospitals$5001/15/12John F. KerryDMAYes
Levine, DeborahHospitals$5001/15/12John F. KerryDMAYes
Rockefeller, Wendy GordonEnvironmental policy$1,0001/16/12Al FrankenDMNYes
Behar, RobertHospitals$2,3001/17/12Tom HarkinDIANo
Behar, RobertHospitals$2,3001/17/12Tom HarkinDIANo
Siemens CorpElectronics manufacturing & services$1,0001/18/12Mark KirkRILNot Voting
Siemens CorpElectronics manufacturing & services$1,0001/18/12Mark KirkRILNot Voting
Erlenmeyer-Kimling, L NikiEnvironmental policy$2501/19/12Charles E. SchumerDNYYes
Marquez, David WMinority/Ethnic Groups$2501/19/12Mark BegichDAKYes
Sjaarda, MarlysHospitals$3061/20/12John ThuneRSDYes
Sjaarda, MarlysHospitals$3061/20/12John ThuneRSDYes
Gee, MichaelHospitals$2501/22/12John F. KerryDMAYes
Gee, MichaelHospitals$2501/22/12John F. KerryDMAYes
Lloyd, MargaretHospitals$5001/22/12Al FrankenDMNYes
Lloyd, MargaretHospitals$5001/22/12Al FrankenDMNYes
Rosman, DavidHospitals$5001/22/12John F. KerryDMAYes
Rosman, DavidHospitals$5001/22/12John F. KerryDMAYes
American Seniors Housing AssnNursing homes$5,0001/23/12Max BaucusDMTYes
American Seniors Housing AssnNursing homes$5,0001/23/12Max BaucusDMTYes
American Wind Energy AssnAlternate energy production & services$5,0001/23/12Chuck GrassleyRIANo
American Wind Energy AssnAlternate energy production & services$5,0001/23/12Chuck GrassleyRIANo
Boeing CoDefense aerospace contractors$2,5001/23/12Max BaucusDMTYes
Boeing CoDefense aerospace contractors$2,5001/23/12Max BaucusDMTYes
Boeing CoDefense aerospace contractors$1,5001/23/12Mark L. PryorDARYes
Boeing CoDefense aerospace contractors$1,5001/23/12Mark L. PryorDARYes
Manning, JeffRepublican/Conservative$5001/23/12Rand PaulRKYNo
Phelps, JohnRepublican/Conservative$5001/23/12Rand PaulRKYNo
Ameren CorpElectric Power utilities$2,0001/24/12Max BaucusDMTYes
Ameren CorpElectric Power utilities$2,0001/24/12Max BaucusDMTYes
American Electric PowerElectric Power utilities$1,0001/24/12Max BaucusDMTYes
American Electric PowerElectric Power utilities$1,0001/24/12Max BaucusDMTYes
Chandler, Donald MrElectronics manufacturing & services$2501/24/12Marco RubioRFLNo
Energy Future Holdings CorpElectric Power utilities$1,0001/26/12Max BaucusDMTYes
Energy Future Holdings CorpElectric Power utilities$1,0001/26/12Max BaucusDMTYes
Pinnacle West CapitalElectric Power utilities$1,5001/26/12Max BaucusDMTYes
Pinnacle West CapitalElectric Power utilities$1,5001/26/12Max BaucusDMTYes
Waltman, ArthurHospitals$5001/26/12John F. KerryDMAYes
Blake, Michael aHospitals$2501/29/12John F. KerryDMAYes
Blake, Michael aHospitals$2501/29/12John F. KerryDMAYes
Boland, GilesHospitals$5001/29/12John F. KerryDMAYes
Boland, GilesHospitals$5001/29/12John F. KerryDMAYes
Destigter, KristenHospitals$5001/29/12John F. KerryDMAYes
Destigter, KristenHospitals$5001/29/12John F. KerryDMAYes
Frost, Elisabeth PHospitals$2501/29/12John F. KerryDMAYes
Frost, Elisabeth PHospitals$2501/29/12John F. KerryDMAYes
Intriere, Lisa aHospitals$2501/29/12John F. KerryDMAYes
Intriere, Lisa aHospitals$2501/29/12John F. KerryDMAYes
Norbash, Alexander MHospitals$5001/29/12John F. KerryDMAYes
Norbash, Alexander MHospitals$5001/29/12John F. KerryDMAYes
Shetty, Sanjay KHospitals$5001/29/12John F. KerryDMAYes
Shetty, Sanjay KHospitals$5001/29/12John F. KerryDMAYes
Stainken, Brian FHospitals$2501/29/12John F. KerryDMAYes
Stainken, Brian FHospitals$2501/29/12John F. KerryDMAYes
Sun, MaryellenHospitals$2501/29/12John F. KerryDMAYes
Sun, MaryellenHospitals$2501/29/12John F. KerryDMAYes
Assisted Living Federation of AmericaNursing homes$2,5001/30/12Jerry MoranRKSYes
Assisted Living Federation of AmericaNursing homes$2,5001/30/12Jerry MoranRKSYes
Clemensen, LonHospitals$2001/30/12John ThuneRSDYes
Clemensen, LonHospitals$2001/30/12John ThuneRSDYes
Elson, David L DrHospitals$2501/30/12John ThuneRSDYes
Elson, David L DrHospitals$2501/30/12John ThuneRSDYes
Kanterman, Patti-AnnHospitals$2,0001/30/12Patrick J. ToomeyRPAYes
Renewable Energy Systems AmericasAlternate energy production & services$2,5001/30/12Harry ReidDNVYes
Renewable Energy Systems AmericasAlternate energy production & services$2,5001/30/12Harry ReidDNVYes
Renewable Energy Systems AmericasAlternate energy production & services$2,5001/30/12Harry ReidDNVYes
Roseland, PatrickHospitals$2501/30/12John ThuneRSDYes
Roseland, PatrickHospitals$2501/30/12John ThuneRSDYes
Siemens CorpElectronics manufacturing & services$1,0001/30/12Mark UdallDCOYes
Siemens CorpElectronics manufacturing & services$1,0001/30/12Mark UdallDCOYes
Target CorpDepartment, variety & convenience stores$2,5001/30/12Richard J. DurbinDILYes
Target CorpDepartment, variety & convenience stores$2,5001/30/12Richard J. DurbinDILYes
Wills, PatrickHospitals$1,2501/30/12Mitch McConnellRKYYes
Wills, PatrickHospitals$1,2501/30/12Mitch McConnellRKYYes
Contran CorpChemicals$5,0001/31/12Patrick J. ToomeyRPAYes
Contran CorpChemicals$5,0001/31/12Patrick J. ToomeyRPAYes
Gill, JeffreyElectronics manufacturing & services$1,0001/31/12Mitch McConnellRKYYes
Gjelde, EarlRepublican/Conservative$2501/31/12Mitch McConnellRKYYes
Morgan, DavidElectronics manufacturing & services$2,5001/31/12Mitch McConnellRKYYes
Morgan, DavidElectronics manufacturing & services$2,5001/31/12Mitch McConnellRKYYes
Richardson, Monte MissRepublican/Conservative$2501/31/12John ThuneRSDYes
Richardson, Monte MissRepublican/Conservative$2501/31/12John ThuneRSDYes
Terra-Gen PowerElectric Power utilities$1,5001/31/12Harry ReidDNVYes
Terra-Gen PowerElectric Power utilities$1,5001/31/12Harry ReidDNVYes
Arend, John RChemicals$2,5002/1/12James M. InhofeROKYes
Arend, John RChemicals$2,5002/1/12James M. InhofeROKYes
Bachmann, Bernard HChemicals$2502/1/12Saxby ChamblissRGAYes
Bachmann, Bernard HChemicals$2502/1/12Saxby ChamblissRGAYes
Cole, John PRepublican/Conservative$1,0002/1/12John ThuneRSDYes
Cole, John PRepublican/Conservative$1,0002/1/12John ThuneRSDYes
Dupont CoChemicals$1,0002/1/12Patrick J. ToomeyRPAYes
Dupont CoChemicals$1,0002/1/12Patrick J. ToomeyRPAYes
Elliott, John RChemicals$2502/1/12Saxby ChamblissRGAYes
Elliott, John RChemicals$2502/1/12Saxby ChamblissRGAYes
Karim, Jafar JElectric Power utilities$1,0002/1/12John ThuneRSDYes
Karim, Jafar JElectric Power utilities$1,0002/1/12John ThuneRSDYes
Lancaster, Bobbi SueChemicals$1,0002/1/12Saxby ChamblissRGAYes
Malone, Robert ERepublican/Conservative$1,0002/1/12John ThuneRSDYes
Malone, Robert ERepublican/Conservative$1,0002/1/12John ThuneRSDYes
Nordstrom, MarieDepartment, variety & convenience stores$3002/1/12John ThuneRSDYes
Nordstrom, MarieDepartment, variety & convenience stores$3002/1/12John ThuneRSDYes
Northrop GrummanDefense aerospace contractors$1,0002/1/12Mark R. WarnerDVAYes
Northrop GrummanDefense aerospace contractors$-1,0002/1/12Mark R. WarnerDVAYes
Simms, Susan EHospitals$2,5002/1/12Saxby ChamblissRGAYes
Simms, Susan EHospitals$2,5002/1/12Saxby ChamblissRGAYes
Warren, Jean MRepublican/Conservative$5002/1/12John ThuneRSDYes
Warren, Jean MRepublican/Conservative$5002/1/12John ThuneRSDYes
Zinkan, K JamesChemicals$2,5002/1/12Saxby ChamblissRGAYes
Zinkan, K JamesChemicals$2,5002/1/12Saxby ChamblissRGAYes
Hartman, James aRepublican/Conservative$5002/2/12John ThuneRSDYes
Helm, Ella MRepublican/Conservative$2002/2/12John ThuneRSDYes
Helm, Ella MRepublican/Conservative$2002/2/12John ThuneRSDYes
Minority Business Enterprise PacMinority/Ethnic Groups$1,4502/2/12Mary L. LandrieuDLAYes
Minority Business Enterprise PacMinority/Ethnic Groups$1,4502/2/12Mary L. LandrieuDLAYes
Rodkey, Grant V DrHospitals$2502/2/12John ThuneRSDYes
Rodkey, Grant V DrHospitals$2502/2/12John ThuneRSDYes
Romero, JavierHospitals$2502/2/12John F. KerryDMAYes
Romero, JavierHospitals$2502/2/12John F. KerryDMAYes
Fmc CorpChemicals$1,0002/3/12Susan M. CollinsRMEYes
Fmc CorpChemicals$1,0002/3/12Susan M. CollinsRMEYes
Mace, KathleenFood stores$2502/3/12Jeff MerkleyDORYes
Mace, KathleenFood stores$2502/3/12Jeff MerkleyDORYes
Mcconville, Donald FRepublican/Conservative$1,0002/3/12John ThuneRSDYes
Mcconville, Donald FRepublican/Conservative$1,0002/3/12John ThuneRSDYes
Zaidi, SyedHospitals$5002/3/12Richard J. DurbinDILYes
Zaidi, SyedHospitals$5002/3/12Richard J. DurbinDILYes
Humphrey-Barnett, Susan BHospitals$1,0002/5/12Mark BegichDAKYes
Humphrey-Barnett, Susan BHospitals$1,0002/5/12Mark BegichDAKYes
Wiggin, Mark CElectric Power utilities$5002/5/12Mark BegichDAKYes
Ameren CorpElectric Power utilities$1,0002/6/12Mary L. LandrieuDLAYes
Ameren CorpElectric Power utilities$1,0002/6/12Mary L. LandrieuDLAYes
American Academy of AudiologyOther non-physician health practitioners$1,0002/6/12Tom HarkinDIANo
American Academy of AudiologyOther non-physician health practitioners$1,0002/6/12Tom HarkinDIANo
Assisted Living Federation of AmericaNursing homes$5,0002/6/12Richard J. DurbinDILYes
Assisted Living Federation of AmericaNursing homes$5,0002/6/12Richard J. DurbinDILYes
Best, Thilo DNursing homes$2,0002/6/12John ThuneRSDYes
Best, Thilo DNursing homes$2,0002/6/12John ThuneRSDYes
Hinton, James HHospitals$5002/6/12Tom UdallDNMYes
Hinton, James HHospitals$5002/6/12Tom UdallDNMYes
Hurd, Robert N MdHospitals$5002/6/12Max BaucusDMTYes
Hurd, Robert N MdHospitals$5002/6/12Max BaucusDMTYes
Rumans, Mark MdHospitals$5002/6/12Max BaucusDMTYes
Rumans, Mark MdHospitals$5002/6/12Max BaucusDMTYes
Shamoun, Virginia BOther non-physician health practitioners$1,5002/6/12John ThuneRSDYes
Shamoun, Virginia BOther non-physician health practitioners$1,5002/6/12John ThuneRSDYes
Shea, James J JrRepublican/Conservative$2502/6/12John ThuneRSDYes
Shea, James J JrRepublican/Conservative$2502/6/12John ThuneRSDYes
Wolter, Nicholas JHospitals$1,0002/6/12Max BaucusDMTYes
Wolter, Nicholas JHospitals$1,0002/6/12Max BaucusDMTYes
Ambrose, Kathleen aElectronics manufacturing & services$2502/7/12Mark UdallDCOYes
Ambrose, Kathleen aElectronics manufacturing & services$2502/7/12Mark UdallDCOYes
Ameren CorpElectric Power utilities$1,0002/7/12Max BaucusDMTYes
Ameren CorpElectric Power utilities$1,0002/7/12Max BaucusDMTYes
Ameren CorpElectric Power utilities$-1,0002/7/12Max BaucusDMTYes
Ameren CorpElectric Power utilities$-1,0002/7/12Max BaucusDMTYes
American Electric PowerElectric Power utilities$1,0002/7/12Mary L. LandrieuDLAYes
American Electric PowerElectric Power utilities$1,0002/7/12Mary L. LandrieuDLAYes
American Hospital AssnHospitals$2,0002/7/12Max BaucusDMTYes
American Hospital AssnHospitals$2,0002/7/12Max BaucusDMTYes
American Hospital AssnHospitals$1,5002/7/12Saxby ChamblissRGAYes
American Hospital AssnHospitals$1,5002/7/12Saxby ChamblissRGAYes
American Hospital AssnHospitals$1,0002/7/12Lisa MurkowskiRAKYes
American Hospital AssnHospitals$1,0002/7/12Lisa MurkowskiRAKYes
American Hospital AssnHospitals$1,0002/7/12Susan M. CollinsRMEYes
American Hospital AssnHospitals$1,0002/7/12Susan M. CollinsRMEYes
Consumer Electronics AssnElectronics manufacturing & services$1,0002/7/12Jerry MoranRKSYes
Federation of American HospitalsHospitals$2,5002/7/12Kay R. HaganDNCYes
Federation of American HospitalsHospitals$2,5002/7/12Kay R. HaganDNCYes
Federation of American HospitalsHospitals$-2,5002/7/12Kay R. HaganDNCYes
Federation of American HospitalsHospitals$-2,5002/7/12Kay R. HaganDNCYes
Invenergy LlcAlternate energy production & services$1,5002/7/12Harry ReidDNVYes
Invenergy LlcAlternate energy production & services$1,5002/7/12Harry ReidDNVYes
Javits, Eric MRepublican/Conservative$5002/7/12John ThuneRSDYes
Javits, Eric MRepublican/Conservative$5002/7/12John ThuneRSDYes
Landeen, Laurie DrHospitals$5002/7/12John ThuneRSDYes
Landeen, Laurie DrHospitals$5002/7/12John ThuneRSDYes
National Assn of Convenience StoresDepartment, variety & convenience stores$2,5002/7/12Saxby ChamblissRGAYes
National Assn of Convenience StoresDepartment, variety & convenience stores$2,5002/7/12Saxby ChamblissRGAYes
Vanderwoude, Deborah DHospitals$2,0002/7/12John ThuneRSDYes
Vanderwoude, Deborah DHospitals$2,0002/7/12John ThuneRSDYes
Atmos EnergyNatural Gas transmission & distribution$3,0002/8/12Mary L. LandrieuDLAYes
Atmos EnergyNatural Gas transmission & distribution$3,0002/8/12Mary L. LandrieuDLAYes
Gresham, Kevin EElectric Power utilities$5002/8/12Harry ReidDNVYes
Gresham, Kevin EElectric Power utilities$5002/8/12Harry ReidDNVYes
Schmitz, Ronald GRepublican/Conservative$1,0002/8/12John ThuneRSDYes
Schmitz, Ronald GRepublican/Conservative$1,0002/8/12John ThuneRSDYes
Schmitz, Ronald GRepublican/Conservative$1,0002/8/12John ThuneRSDYes
Schmitz, Ronald GRepublican/Conservative$1,0002/8/12John ThuneRSDYes
Dupont CoChemicals$1,0002/9/12John D. Rockefeller, IVDWVYes
Dupont CoChemicals$1,0002/9/12John D. Rockefeller, IVDWVYes
Gaylor, Donald H DrRepublican/Conservative$5002/9/12Patrick J. ToomeyRPAYes
Gaylor, Donald H DrRepublican/Conservative$5002/9/12Patrick J. ToomeyRPAYes
Mayo, Mike LHospitals$1,0002/9/12Jeff MerkleyDORYes
Mayo, Mike LHospitals$1,0002/9/12Jeff MerkleyDORYes
Paulovich, John MrRepublican/Conservative$3002/9/12Patrick J. ToomeyRPAYes
American Hospital AssnHospitals$-5002/10/12Mark R. WarnerDVAYes
American Hospital AssnHospitals$-5002/10/12Mark R. WarnerDVAYes
Chasse, Gerard RAlternate energy production & services$5002/10/12Susan M. CollinsRMEYes
Dorrance, Roy G IiiRepublican/Conservative$5002/10/12John ThuneRSDYes
Nisselius, Jack KRepublican/Conservative$3002/10/12John ThuneRSDYes
Nisselius, Jack KRepublican/Conservative$3002/10/12John ThuneRSDYes
Exelon CorpElectric Power utilities$1,0002/13/12Max BaucusDMTYes
Exelon CorpElectric Power utilities$1,0002/13/12Max BaucusDMTYes
Northrop GrummanDefense aerospace contractors$4,0002/13/12John HoevenRNDYes
Northrop GrummanDefense aerospace contractors$1,0002/13/12John HoevenRNDYes
Northrop GrummanDefense aerospace contractors$1,0002/13/12Lisa MurkowskiRAKYes
Nalco Holding CoChemicals$2,5002/14/12Mary L. LandrieuDLAYes
Nalco Holding CoChemicals$2,5002/14/12Mary L. LandrieuDLAYes
American Hospital AssnHospitals$2,0002/15/12Pat RobertsRKSYes
American Hospital AssnHospitals$2,0002/15/12Pat RobertsRKSYes
American Hospital AssnHospitals$1,5002/15/12Mike JohannsRNEYes
American Hospital AssnHospitals$1,5002/15/12Mike JohannsRNEYes
American Hospital AssnHospitals$1,0002/15/12Jerry MoranRKSYes
American Hospital AssnHospitals$1,0002/15/12Jerry MoranRKSYes
American Wind Energy AssnAlternate energy production & services$5,0002/15/12Harry ReidDNVYes
American Wind Energy AssnAlternate energy production & services$5,0002/15/12Harry ReidDNVYes
Piedmont Natural GasNatural Gas transmission & distribution$1,5002/15/12Lamar AlexanderRTNYes
Piedmont Natural GasNatural Gas transmission & distribution$1,5002/15/12Lamar AlexanderRTNYes
Pinnacle West CapitalElectric Power utilities$1,0002/15/12Mary L. LandrieuDLAYes
Pinnacle West CapitalElectric Power utilities$1,0002/15/12Mary L. LandrieuDLAYes
American Physical Therapy AssnOther non-physician health practitioners$1,0002/16/12Jerry MoranRKSYes
American Speech-Language-Hearing AssnOther non-physician health practitioners$2,5002/16/12Tim JohnsonDSDYes
American Speech-Language-Hearing AssnOther non-physician health practitioners$2,5002/16/12Tim JohnsonDSDYes
Daday, Robert MrElectric Power utilities$5002/16/12Patrick J. ToomeyRPAYes
Daday, Robert MrElectric Power utilities$5002/16/12Patrick J. ToomeyRPAYes
Fitzgerald, Dennis THospitals$5002/16/12Charles E. SchumerDNYYes
Fitzgerald, Dennis THospitals$5002/16/12Charles E. SchumerDNYYes
Nicholas, Phyllis WRepublican/Conservative$2002/16/12John ThuneRSDYes
Nicholas, Phyllis WRepublican/Conservative$2002/16/12John ThuneRSDYes
Rockwell Collins IncDefense aerospace contractors$1,0002/16/12Tom HarkinDIANo
Rockwell Collins IncDefense aerospace contractors$1,0002/16/12Tom HarkinDIANo
United TechnologiesDefense aerospace contractors$2,5002/16/12Kelly AyotteRNHYes
United TechnologiesDefense aerospace contractors$2,5002/16/12Kelly AyotteRNHYes
United TechnologiesDefense aerospace contractors$2,5002/16/12Mitch McConnellRKYYes
United TechnologiesDefense aerospace contractors$2,5002/16/12Mitch McConnellRKYYes
Valdes, Thomas aRepublican/Conservative$2002/16/12John ThuneRSDYes
Zapien, EduardoDepartment, variety & convenience stores$1,0002/16/12Mary L. LandrieuDLAYes
Zapien, EduardoDepartment, variety & convenience stores$1,0002/16/12Mary L. LandrieuDLAYes
Eads North AmericaDefense aerospace contractors$2,5002/17/12Mary L. LandrieuDLAYes
Eads North AmericaDefense aerospace contractors$2,5002/17/12Mary L. LandrieuDLAYes
Edison Electric InstituteElectric Power utilities$2,5002/17/12Christopher A. CoonsDDEYes
Edison Electric InstituteElectric Power utilities$2,5002/17/12Christopher A. CoonsDDEYes
Edison Electric InstituteElectric Power utilities$2,5002/17/12Mary L. LandrieuDLAYes
Edison Electric InstituteElectric Power utilities$2,5002/17/12Mary L. LandrieuDLAYes
Edison Electric InstituteElectric Power utilities$2,5002/17/12Max BaucusDMTYes
Edison Electric InstituteElectric Power utilities$2,5002/17/12Max BaucusDMTYes
Edison Electric InstituteElectric Power utilities$1,0002/17/12Kelly AyotteRNHYes
Edison Electric InstituteElectric Power utilities$1,0002/17/12Kelly AyotteRNHYes
Florida Power & LightElectric Power utilities$2,7502/17/12Max BaucusDMTYes
Florida Power & LightElectric Power utilities$2,7502/17/12Max BaucusDMTYes
Florida Power & LightElectric Power utilities$2,5002/17/12Jeanne ShaheenDNHYes
Florida Power & LightElectric Power utilities$2,5002/17/12Jeanne ShaheenDNHYes
Florida Power & LightElectric Power utilities$1,5002/17/12Harry ReidDNVYes
Florida Power & LightElectric Power utilities$1,5002/17/12Harry ReidDNVYes
Florida Power & LightElectric Power utilities$2502/17/12Max BaucusDMTYes
Florida Power & LightElectric Power utilities$2502/17/12Max BaucusDMTYes
Harwood, David MrRepublican/Conservative$2502/17/12Mitch McConnellRKYYes
American Gas AssnNatural Gas transmission & distribution$2,5002/20/12Max BaucusDMTYes
American Gas AssnNatural Gas transmission & distribution$2,5002/20/12Max BaucusDMTYes
Russell, Shannon MElderly issues/Social Security$2502/20/12Rob PortmanROHYes
Russell, Shannon MElderly issues/Social Security$2502/20/12Rob PortmanROHYes
Agl ResourcesNatural Gas transmission & distribution$1,0002/21/12Saxby ChamblissRGAYes
Ballantyne, Reginald IiiHospitals$1,0002/21/12Tom HarkinDIANo
Loskot, Charles RRepublican/Conservative$3002/21/12John ThuneRSDYes
Loskot, Charles RRepublican/Conservative$3002/21/12John ThuneRSDYes
Meyer, RobertHospitals$5002/21/12Tom HarkinDIANo
Meyer, RobertHospitals$5002/21/12Tom HarkinDIANo
Neal, CarolRepublican/Conservative$2002/21/12John ThuneRSDYes
Nuclear Energy InstituteNuclear energy$2,5002/21/12Max BaucusDMTYes
Nuclear Energy InstituteNuclear energy$2,5002/21/12Max BaucusDMTYes
Nuclear Energy InstituteNuclear energy$2,0002/21/12Mary L. LandrieuDLAYes
Nuclear Energy InstituteNuclear energy$2,0002/21/12Mary L. LandrieuDLAYes
Orr, ScottElectric Power utilities$5002/21/12Saxby ChamblissRGAYes
Orr, ScottElectric Power utilities$5002/21/12Saxby ChamblissRGAYes
Dorrance, Roy G Mr IiiRepublican/Conservative$5002/22/12Patrick J. ToomeyRPAYes
Lanier, J Mr IiRepublican/Conservative$1,0002/22/12Patrick J. ToomeyRPAYes
Lanier, J Mr IiRepublican/Conservative$1,0002/22/12Patrick J. ToomeyRPAYes
Northrop GrummanDefense aerospace contractors$1,0002/22/12David VitterRLAYes
Northrop GrummanDefense aerospace contractors$1,0002/22/12James M. InhofeROKYes
O'brien, Patricia MsRepublican/Conservative$3002/22/12Mitch McConnellRKYYes
Textron IncDefense aerospace contractors$1,0002/22/12Mary L. LandrieuDLAYes
Textron IncDefense aerospace contractors$1,0002/22/12Mary L. LandrieuDLAYes
Textron IncDefense aerospace contractors$1,0002/22/12Mitch McConnellRKYYes
Textron IncDefense aerospace contractors$1,0002/22/12Mitch McConnellRKYYes
Boeing CoDefense aerospace contractors$1,0002/23/12Tim JohnsonDSDYes
Boeing CoDefense aerospace contractors$1,0002/23/12Tim JohnsonDSDYes
United TechnologiesDefense aerospace contractors$2,0002/23/12Max BaucusDMTYes
United TechnologiesDefense aerospace contractors$2,0002/23/12Max BaucusDMTYes
Winker, James aRepublican/Conservative$2502/23/12John ThuneRSDYes
American Health Care AssnNursing homes$2,5002/24/12Roy BluntRMOYes
American Health Care AssnNursing homes$2,5002/24/12Roy BluntRMOYes
American Health Care AssnNursing homes$2,5002/24/12Roy BluntRMOYes
American Health Care AssnNursing homes$2,5002/24/12Roy BluntRMOYes
Air Products & Chemicals IncChemicals$2,5002/27/12Christopher A. CoonsDDEYes
Air Products & Chemicals IncChemicals$2,5002/27/12Christopher A. CoonsDDEYes
Chavez, MartinEnvironmental policy$5002/27/12Mark BegichDAKYes
Child Health Corp of AmericaHospitals$5002/27/12Tom HarkinDIANo
Child Health Corp of AmericaHospitals$5002/27/12Tom HarkinDIANo
Genesis HealthcareNursing homes$1,5002/27/12Jack ReedDRIYes
Genesis HealthcareNursing homes$1,5002/27/12Jack ReedDRIYes
Ppl CorpElectric Power utilities$1,0002/27/12Christopher A. CoonsDDEYes
Ppl CorpElectric Power utilities$1,0002/27/12Christopher A. CoonsDDEYes
Tenet HealthcareHospitals$5002/27/12Saxby ChamblissRGAYes
Tenet HealthcareHospitals$5002/27/12Saxby ChamblissRGAYes
American Chemistry CouncilChemicals$2,0002/28/12David VitterRLAYes
American Chemistry CouncilChemicals$2,0002/28/12David VitterRLAYes
American Chemistry CouncilChemicals$1,0002/28/12Jeanne ShaheenDNHYes
American Chemistry CouncilChemicals$1,0002/28/12Jeanne ShaheenDNHYes
American Chemistry CouncilChemicals$1,0002/28/12Mark BegichDAKYes
American Chemistry CouncilChemicals$1,0002/28/12Mark BegichDAKYes
American Chemistry CouncilChemicals$1,0002/28/12Mary L. LandrieuDLAYes
American Chemistry CouncilChemicals$1,0002/28/12Mary L. LandrieuDLAYes
American Chemistry CouncilChemicals$1,0002/28/12Max BaucusDMTYes
American Chemistry CouncilChemicals$1,0002/28/12Max BaucusDMTYes
Arend, John RChemicals$2,5002/28/12James M. InhofeROKYes
Arend, John RChemicals$2,5002/28/12James M. InhofeROKYes
Hilsinger, Arthur RRepublican/Conservative$5002/28/12John ThuneRSDYes
Hilsinger, Arthur RRepublican/Conservative$5002/28/12John ThuneRSDYes
Air Liquide AmericaChemicals$2,0002/29/12Christopher A. CoonsDDEYes
Air Liquide AmericaChemicals$2,0002/29/12Christopher A. CoonsDDEYes
American Health Care AssnNursing homes$5,0002/29/12Jack ReedDRIYes
American Health Care AssnNursing homes$5,0002/29/12Jack ReedDRIYes
American Wind Energy AssnAlternate energy production & services$1,0002/29/12Tom UdallDNMYes
American Wind Energy AssnAlternate energy production & services$1,0002/29/12Tom UdallDNMYes
Eads North AmericaDefense aerospace contractors$-2,5002/29/12Mary L. LandrieuDLAYes
Eads North AmericaDefense aerospace contractors$-2,5002/29/12Mary L. LandrieuDLAYes
Electric Power Supply AssnElectric Power utilities$2,5002/29/12Christopher A. CoonsDDEYes
Electric Power Supply AssnElectric Power utilities$2,5002/29/12Christopher A. CoonsDDEYes
EmersonElectronics manufacturing & services$1,5002/29/12Roy BluntRMOYes
League of Conservation VotersEnvironmental policy$-2502/29/12Mark UdallDCOYes
League of Conservation VotersEnvironmental policy$-2502/29/12Mark UdallDCOYes
Lebedev, GregoriChemicals$2502/29/12Christopher A. CoonsDDEYes
Lebedev, GregoriChemicals$2502/29/12Christopher A. CoonsDDEYes
Spectra EnergyNatural Gas transmission & distribution$1,0002/29/12Lisa MurkowskiRAKYes
Spectra EnergyNatural Gas transmission & distribution$1,0002/29/12Lisa MurkowskiRAKYes
Williams CompaniesNatural Gas transmission & distribution$1,0002/29/12Christopher A. CoonsDDEYes
Williams CompaniesNatural Gas transmission & distribution$1,0002/29/12Christopher A. CoonsDDEYes
Williams CompaniesNatural Gas transmission & distribution$1,0002/29/12Mark UdallDCOYes
Williams CompaniesNatural Gas transmission & distribution$1,0002/29/12Mark UdallDCOYes
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$1,500$0Yes
Kelly AyotteRNH$3,500$0Yes
Max BaucusDMT$26,500$10,000Yes
Mark BegichDAK$500$2,000Yes
Michael F. BennetDCO$0$0No
Richard BlumenthalDCT$0$0Yes
Roy BluntRMO$5,000$0Yes
John BoozmanRAR$0$0Yes
Barbara BoxerDCA$0$0Yes
Richard BurrRNC$0$0Yes
Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$8,000$8,500Yes
Daniel CoatsRIN$0$500Yes
Tom CoburnROK$0$0Yes
William Thad CochranRMS$0$0Yes
Susan M. CollinsRME$500$2,000Yes
Christopher A. CoonsDDE$7,000$4,750Yes
John CornynRTX$0$0Yes
Mike CrapoRID$0$0Yes
Jim DeMintRSC$0$0Not Voting
Dick DurbinDIL$7,500$500Yes
Mike EnziRWY$0$0Yes
Al FrankenDMN$1,000$500Yes
Lindsey GrahamRSC$0$0Yes
Chuck GrassleyRIA$5,000$0No
Kay R. HaganDNC$0$0Yes
Tom HarkinDIA$3,500$4,300No
John HoevenRND$5,000$0Yes
Jim InhofeROK$1,000$5,000Yes
Johnny IsaksonRGA$0$0Yes
Mike JohannsRNE$0$1,500Yes
Ron JohnsonRWI$0$0Yes
Tim JohnsonDSD$4,500$0Yes
John F. KerryDMA$0$5,250Yes
Mark KirkRIL$1,000$0Not Voting
Mary L. LandrieuDLA$13,950$3,500Yes
Frank R. LautenbergDNJ$0$0Not Voting
Patrick J. LeahyDVT$0$0Yes
Mike LeeRUT$0$0No
Carl LevinDMI$0$0Yes
John McCainRAZ$0$0Yes
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$9,500$2,550Yes
Jeff MerkleyDOR$250$1,000Yes
Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$0$0Yes
Jerry MoranRKS$4,500$1,000Yes
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$2,000$1,000Yes
Patty MurrayDWA$0$0Yes
Rand PaulRKY$0$1,000No
Rob PortmanROH$250$2,500Yes
Mark L. PryorDAR$1,500$0Yes
John "Jack" ReedDRI$6,500$0Yes
Harry ReidDNV$12,500$0Yes
Jim RischRID$0$0Yes
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$0$2,000Yes
John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$0$1,000Yes
Marco RubioRFL$0$0No
Brian SchatzDHI$0$0Yes
Chuck SchumerDNY$250$500Yes
Jeff SessionsRAL$0$0Yes
Jeanne ShaheenDNH$2,500$1,000Yes
Richard C. ShelbyRAL$0$1,250No
John ThuneRSD$14,800$14,406Yes
Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$500$13,300Yes
Mark UdallDCO$3,000$0Yes
Tom UdallDNM$1,000$500Yes
David VitterRLA$3,500$2,000Yes
Mark R. WarnerDVA$0$-500Yes
Ron WydenDOR$0$0Yes

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Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$1,500$0Yes
Kelly AyotteRNH$3,500$0Yes
Max BaucusDMT$26,500$10,000Yes
Mark BegichDAK$500$2,000Yes
Michael F. BennetDCO$0$0No
Richard BlumenthalDCT$0$0Yes
Roy BluntRMO$5,000$0Yes
John BoozmanRAR$0$0Yes
Barbara BoxerDCA$0$0Yes
Richard BurrRNC$0$0Yes
Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$8,000$8,500Yes
Daniel CoatsRIN$0$500Yes
Tom CoburnROK$0$0Yes
William Thad CochranRMS$0$0Yes
Susan M. CollinsRME$500$2,000Yes
Christopher A. CoonsDDE$7,000$4,750Yes
John CornynRTX$0$0Yes
Mike CrapoRID$0$0Yes
Jim DeMintRSC$0$0Not Voting
Dick DurbinDIL$7,500$500Yes
Mike EnziRWY$0$0Yes
Al FrankenDMN$1,000$500Yes
Lindsey GrahamRSC$0$0Yes
Chuck GrassleyRIA$5,000$0No
Kay R. HaganDNC$0$0Yes
Tom HarkinDIA$3,500$4,300No
John HoevenRND$5,000$0Yes
Jim InhofeROK$1,000$5,000Yes
Johnny IsaksonRGA$0$0Yes
Mike JohannsRNE$0$1,500Yes
Ron JohnsonRWI$0$0Yes
Tim JohnsonDSD$4,500$0Yes
John F. KerryDMA$0$5,250Yes
Mark KirkRIL$1,000$0Not Voting
Mary L. LandrieuDLA$13,950$3,500Yes
Frank R. LautenbergDNJ$0$0Not Voting
Patrick J. LeahyDVT$0$0Yes
Mike LeeRUT$0$0No
Carl LevinDMI$0$0Yes
John McCainRAZ$0$0Yes
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$9,500$2,550Yes
Jeff MerkleyDOR$250$1,000Yes
Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$0$0Yes
Jerry MoranRKS$4,500$1,000Yes
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$2,000$1,000Yes
Patty MurrayDWA$0$0Yes
Rand PaulRKY$0$1,000No
Rob PortmanROH$250$2,500Yes
Mark L. PryorDAR$1,500$0Yes
John "Jack" ReedDRI$6,500$0Yes
Harry ReidDNV$12,500$0Yes
Jim RischRID$0$0Yes
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$0$2,000Yes
John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$0$1,000Yes
Marco RubioRFL$0$0No
Brian SchatzDHI$0$0Yes
Chuck SchumerDNY$250$500Yes
Jeff SessionsRAL$0$0Yes
Jeanne ShaheenDNH$2,500$1,000Yes
Richard C. ShelbyRAL$0$1,250No
John ThuneRSD$14,800$14,406Yes
Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$500$13,300Yes
Mark UdallDCO$3,000$0Yes
Tom UdallDNM$1,000$500Yes
David VitterRLA$3,500$2,000Yes
Mark R. WarnerDVA$0$-500Yes
Ron WydenDOR$0$0Yes

Interest Groups that supported this bill

$ Donated
Electric Power utilities$36,000
Nursing homes$32,500
Alternate energy production & services$25,500
Defense aerospace contractors$23,000
Natural Gas transmission & distribution$11,000
Electronics manufacturing & services$9,250
Department, variety & convenience stores$6,300
Other non-physician health practitioners$5,000
Nuclear energy$4,500
Environmental policy$2,500
Minority/Ethnic Groups$1,450
Food stores$250
Elderly issues/Social Security$250
Public official (elected or appointed)$0
Beverage bottling & distribution$0
Health professionals$0
Farm bureaus$0

Interest Groups that opposed this bill

$ Donated
Hospitals$39,306
Chemicals$35,250
Republican/Conservative$18,250
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