S. 1100 - Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011

Government operations and politics. 112th Congress (2011-2012) View bill details
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Summary:
A bill to amend title 41, United States Code, to prohibit inserting politics into the Federal acquisition process by prohibiting the submission of political contribution information as a condition of receiving a Federal contract. (by CRS) 
Status:
The bill has passed through committee and has been put on a legislative calendar. 
There have been no votes on this bill.

Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011

S. 1100 — 112th Congress (2011–2012)

Summary
A bill to amend title 41, United States Code, to prohibit inserting politics into the Federal acquisition process by prohibiting the submission of political contribution information as a condition of receiving a Federal contract. (by CRS)
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Title
A bill to amend title 41, United States Code, to prohibit inserting politics into the Federal acquisition process by prohibiting the submission of political contribution information as a condition of receiving a Federal contract.
Other Titles
  • Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011
  • Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011
Sponsor
Susan M. Collins
Co-Sponsors
Subjects
  • Government operations and politics
  • Government ethics and transparency, public corruption
  • Government information and archives
  • Political advertising
  • Political parties and affiliation
  • Public contracts and procurement
Related Bills
Major Actions
Introduced5/26/2011
Referred to Committee
Bill History

There have been no votes on this bill.

ActionDateDescription
Introduced5/26/2011
5/26/2011Read twice and referred to the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs.
5/26/2011Sponsor introductory remarks on measure.
Put on a legislative calendar5/16/2012Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. Ordered to be reported with an amendment favorably.
12/19/2012Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. Reported by Senator Lieberman with an amendment. Without written report.
Put on a legislative calendar12/19/2012Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 570.
NumberSponsorDate OfferedStatus
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Contributions

  1. January - February 2007 For $1,264,550 Against $0
  2. March - April 2007 For $2,965,277 Against $0
  3. May - June 2007 For $2,661,135 Against $0
  4. July - August 2007 For $1,279,399 Against $0
  5. September - October 2007 For $2,146,684 Against $0
  6. November - December 2007 For $2,325,713 Against $0
  7. January - February 2008 For $1,683,175 Against $0
  8. March - April 2008 For $2,700,730 Against $0
  9. May - June 2008 For $2,869,564 Against $0
  10. July - August 2008 For $1,920,945 Against $0
  11. September - October 2008 For $4,379,739 Against $0
  12. November - December 2008 For $1,557,628 Against $0
  13. January - February 2009 For $573,373 Against $0
  14. March - April 2009 For $1,292,776 Against $0
  15. May - June 2009 For $1,510,046 Against $0
  16. July - August 2009 For $913,242 Against $0
  17. September - October 2009 For $1,469,941 Against $0
  18. November - December 2009 For $1,326,377 Against $0
  19. January - February 2010 For $1,402,288 Against $0
  20. March - April 2010 For $1,797,503 Against $0
  21. May - June 2010 For $1,915,214 Against $0
  22. July - August 2010 For $1,272,367 Against $0
  23. September - October 2010 For $2,949,509 Against $0
  24. November - December 2010 For $719,043 Against $0
  25. January - February 2011 For $1,225,337 Against $0
  26. March - April 2011 For $2,636,047 Against $0
  27. May - June 2011 For $2,629,377 Against $0
  28. July - August 2011 For $1,478,318 Against $0
  29. September - October 2011 For $2,027,220 Against $0
  30. November - December 2011 For $1,856,257 Against $0
  31. January - February 2012 For $1,162,995 Against $0
  32. March - April 2012 For $2,103,880 Against $0
  33. May - June 2012 For $2,462,739 Against $0
  34. July - August 2012 For $1,674,943 Against $0
  35. September - October 2012 For $2,895,937 Against $0
  36. November - December 2012 For $687,800 Against $0

Votes

    101 Organizations Supported and 0 Opposed; See Which Ones

    Organizations that took a position on
    Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011

    101 organizations supported this bill

    60 Plus Association
    undersigned (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved April 29, 2014, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    Aeronautical Repair Station Association
    undersigned (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved April 29, 2014, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    Aerospace Industries Association
    undersigned (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved April 29, 2014, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    Agricultural Retailers Association
    undersigned (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved April 29, 2014, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    Air Conditioning Contractors of America
    undersigned (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved April 29, 2014, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association
    undersigned (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved April 29, 2014, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    Airlines for America
    undersigned (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved April 29, 2014, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    Aluminum Association
    undersigned (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved April 29, 2014, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    American Apparel & Footwear Association
    undersigned (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved April 29, 2014, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    American Bakers Association
    undersigned (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved April 29, 2014, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    American Business Conference
    undersigned (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved April 29, 2014, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    American Chemistry Council
    undersigned (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved April 29, 2014, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    American Composites Manufacturers Association
    undersigned (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved April 29, 2014, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    American Council of Engineering Companies
    undersigned (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved April 29, 2014, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    American Family Business Institute
    undersigned (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved April 29, 2014, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    American Foundry Society
    undersigned (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved April 29, 2014, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    American Frozen Food Institute
    undersigned (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved April 29, 2014, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    American Hotel & Lodging Association
    undersigned (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved April 29, 2014, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    American Insurance Association
    undersigned (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved April 29, 2014, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    American Iron and Steel Institute
    undersigned (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved April 29, 2014, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    American Lighting Association
    undersigned (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved April 29, 2014, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    American Moving & Storage Association
    undersigned (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved April 29, 2014, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    American Nursery & Landscape Association
    undersigned (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved April 29, 2014, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    American Petroleum Institute
    undersigned (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved April 29, 2014, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    American Road & Transportation Builders Association
    undersigned (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved April 29, 2014, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    American Supply Association
    undersigned (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved April 29, 2014, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    American Trucking Associations
    undersigned (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved April 29, 2014, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    American Wholesale Marketers Association
    undersigned (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved April 29, 2014, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    Associated Builders & Contractors
    undersigned (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved April 29, 2014, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    Associated Equipment Distributors
    undersigned (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved April 29, 2014, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    Associated General Contractors of America
    undersigned (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved April 29, 2014, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    Associated Wire Rope Fabricators
    undersigned (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved April 29, 2014, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    Association of California Life and Health Insurance Companies
    undersigned (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved April 29, 2014, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    Association of Equipment Manufacturers
    undersigned (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved April 29, 2014, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    Brick Industry Association
    undersigned (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved April 29, 2014, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    Business Coalition for Fair Competition
    undersigned (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved April 29, 2014, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    Business Roundtable
    undersigned (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved April 29, 2014, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    California Association of Health Plans
    undersigned (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved April 29, 2014, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    Club Managers Association of America
    undersigned (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved April 29, 2014, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    Construction Industry Round Table
    undersigned (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved April 29, 2014, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    Construction Management Association of America
    undersigned (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved April 29, 2014, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    Council on Federal Procurement of Architectural and Engineering Services
    undersigned (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved April 29, 2014, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    Edison Electric Institute
    undersigned (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved April 29, 2014, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    Financial Executives International
    undersigned (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved April 29, 2014, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    Food Marketing Institute
    undersigned (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved April 29, 2014, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    Healthcare Distribution Management Association
    undersigned (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved April 29, 2014, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    Heating, Air-conditioning & Refrigeration Distributors International
    undersigned (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved April 29, 2014, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    Hosiery Association
    undersigned (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved April 29, 2014, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    Independent Electrical Contractors
    undersigned (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved April 29, 2014, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    Independent Lubricant Manufacturers Association
    undersigned (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved April 29, 2014, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    Industrial Fasteners Institute
    undersigned (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved April 29, 2014, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    Industrial Supply Association
    undersigned (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved April 29, 2014, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    International Dairy Foods Association
    undersigned (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved April 29, 2014, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    International Foodservice Distributors Association
    undersigned (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved April 29, 2014, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    International Franchise Association
    undersigned (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved April 29, 2014, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    International Warehouse Logistics Association
    undersigned (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved April 29, 2014, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    ISSA - The Worldwide Cleaning Industry Association
    undersigned (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved April 29, 2014, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    Management Association for Private Photogrammetric Surveyors
    undersigned (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved April 29, 2014, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    Marine Retailers Association of the Americas
    undersigned (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved April 29, 2014, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    Metals Service Center Institute
    undersigned (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved April 29, 2014, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    Motorcycle Industry Council
    undersigned (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved April 29, 2014, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    National Association of Chemical Distributors
    undersigned (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved April 29, 2014, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    National Association of Electrical Distributors
    undersigned (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved April 29, 2014, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    National Association of Home Builders
    undersigned (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved April 29, 2014, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    National Association of Manufacturers
    undersigned (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved April 29, 2014, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    National Association of Wholesaler-Distributors
    undersigned (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved April 29, 2014, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    National Automobile Dealers Association
    undersigned (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved April 29, 2014, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    National Beer Wholesalers Association
    undersigned (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved April 29, 2014, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    National Council of Chain Restaurants
    undersigned (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved April 29, 2014, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    National Council of Textile Organizations
    undersigned (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved April 29, 2014, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    National Electrical Contractors Association
    undersigned (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved April 29, 2014, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    National Electrical Manufacturers Association
    undersigned (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved April 29, 2014, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    National Federation of Independent Business
    undersigned (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved April 29, 2014, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    National Grain and Feed Association
    undersigned (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved April 29, 2014, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    National Marine Distributors Association
    undersigned (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved April 29, 2014, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    National Propane Gas Association
    undersigned (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved April 29, 2014, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    National Ready Mixed Concrete Association
    undersigned (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved April 29, 2014, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    National Restaurant Association
    undersigned (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved April 29, 2014, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    National Retail Federation
    undersigned (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved April 29, 2014, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    National Roofing Contractors Association
    undersigned (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved April 29, 2014, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association
    undersigned (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved April 29, 2014, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    National Wood Flooring Association
    undersigned (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved April 29, 2014, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    North American Die Casting Association
    undersigned (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved April 29, 2014, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    North American Equipment Dealers Association
    undersigned (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved April 29, 2014, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    North American Meat Institute
    undersigned (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved April 29, 2014, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    Nuclear Energy Institute
    undersigned (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved April 29, 2014, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    Outdoor Power Equipment Aftermarket Association
    undersigned (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved April 29, 2014, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    Outdoor Power Equipment and Engine Service Association
    undersigned (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved April 29, 2014, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    Outdoor Power Equipment Institute
    undersigned (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved April 29, 2014, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    Pet Food Institute
    undersigned (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved April 29, 2014, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    Petroleum Equipment Institute
    undersigned (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved April 29, 2014, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    Portland Cement Association
    undersigned (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved April 29, 2014, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    Public Service Research Council
    undersigned (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved April 29, 2014, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    RegularFolksUnited
    undersigned (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved April 29, 2014, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    Retail Industry Leaders Association
    undersigned (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved April 29, 2014, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    Rubber Manufacturers Association
    undersigned (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved April 29, 2014, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    Small Business & Entrepreneurship Council
    undersigned (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved April 29, 2014, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    Textile Rental Services Association
    undersigned (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved April 29, 2014, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    U.S. Chamber of Commerce
    undersigned (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved April 29, 2014, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    U.S. Travel Association
    undersigned (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved April 29, 2014, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    Wine & Spirits Wholesalers of America
    undersigned (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved April 29, 2014, from US Chamber of Commerce.

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    Includes reported contributions to congressional campaigns of Senators in office during the 112th U.S. Congress, from interest groups invested in the vote according to MapLight, January 1, 2007 – December 31, 2012.
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    Contributions by Legislator

    Namesort iconPartyState$ From Interest Groups
    That Supported
    $ From Interest Groups
    That Opposed
    Daniel K. AkakaDHI$22,000$0
    Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$924,777$0
    Kelly AyotteRNH$923,457$0
    John BarrassoRWY$1,028,683$0
    Max BaucusDMT$1,587,235$0
    Mark BegichDAK$303,799$0
    Jesse "Jeff" BingamanDNM$98,350$0
    Barbara BoxerDCA$705,225$0
    Scott P. BrownRMA$3,440,782$0
    Sherrod BrownDOH$1,044,146$0
    Maria CantwellDWA$341,089$0
    Ben CardinDMD$598,057$0
    Tom CarperDDE$749,182$0
    Bob CaseyDPA$950,129$0
    Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$2,814,645$0
    Daniel CoatsRIN$662,550$0
    Tom CoburnROK$449,510$0
    William Thad CochranRMS$438,456$0
    Susan M. CollinsRME$1,131,575$0
    Gaylord Kent ConradDND$195,100$0
    Christopher A. CoonsDDE$311,823$0
    Bob CorkerRTN$1,887,672$0
    John CornynRTX$2,481,153$0
    Jim DeMintRSC$1,055,229$0
    Dick DurbinDIL$995,338$0
    Mike EnziRWY$342,100$0
    Dianne FeinsteinDCA$652,559$0
    Al FrankenDMN$336,519$0
    Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$1,843,814$0
    Lindsey GrahamRSC$984,706$0
    Kay R. HaganDNC$565,470$0
    Tom HarkinDIA$581,424$0
    Orrin G. HatchRUT$1,431,149$0
    Dean HellerRNV$1,648,439$0
    Kay Bailey HutchisonRTX$276,941$0
    Jim InhofeROK$1,134,572$0
    Dan InouyeDHI$493,580$0
    Mike JohannsRNE$923,646$0
    Tim JohnsonDSD$485,090$0
    John F. KerryDMA$374,775$0
    Mark KirkRIL$2,535,584$0
    Amy KlobucharDMN$800,268$0
    Herb KohlDWI$0$0
    Jon KylRAZ$144,094$0
    Mary L. LandrieuDLA$1,199,482$0
    Frank R. LautenbergDNJ$477,675$0
    Carl LevinDMI$421,585$0
    Joe LiebermanICT$45,300$0
    Dick LugarRIN$809,717$0
    Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$1,190,455$0
    Claire McCaskillDMO$817,230$0
    Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$3,277,858$0
    Bob MenéndezDNJ$1,596,773$0
    Jeff MerkleyDOR$233,383$0
    Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$310,085$0
    Earl "Ben" NelsonDNE$851,455$0
    Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$1,181,797$0
    Mark L. PryorDAR$721,397$0
    John "Jack" ReedDRI$362,125$0
    Harry ReidDNV$1,845,946$0
    Jim RischRID$628,622$0
    Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$1,280,215$0
    John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$757,424$0
    Bernie SandersIVT$38,025$0
    Jeff SessionsRAL$723,929$0
    Jeanne ShaheenDNH$288,235$0
    Olympia J. SnoweRME$484,384$0
    Debbie StabenowDMI$1,032,309$0
    Jon TesterDMT$493,007$0
    Mark UdallDCO$649,928$0
    Tom UdallDNM$281,518$0
    David VitterRLA$1,728,814$0
    Mark R. WarnerDVA$1,277,156$0
    Jim WebbDVA$106,900$0
    Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$219,948$0
    Roger F. WickerRMS$1,709,699$0

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    NamePartyState$ From Interest Groups
    That Supported
    $ From Interest Groups
    That Opposed
    Daniel K. AkakaDHI$22,000$0
    Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$924,777$0
    Kelly AyotteRNH$923,457$0
    John BarrassoRWY$1,028,683$0
    Max BaucusDMT$1,587,235$0
    Mark BegichDAK$303,799$0
    Jesse "Jeff" BingamanDNM$98,350$0
    Barbara BoxerDCA$705,225$0
    Scott P. BrownRMA$3,440,782$0
    Sherrod BrownDOH$1,044,146$0
    Maria CantwellDWA$341,089$0
    Ben CardinDMD$598,057$0
    Tom CarperDDE$749,182$0
    Bob CaseyDPA$950,129$0
    Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$2,814,645$0
    Daniel CoatsRIN$662,550$0
    Tom CoburnROK$449,510$0
    William Thad CochranRMS$438,456$0
    Susan M. CollinsRME$1,131,575$0
    Gaylord Kent ConradDND$195,100$0
    Christopher A. CoonsDDE$311,823$0
    Bob CorkerRTN$1,887,672$0
    John CornynRTX$2,481,153$0
    Jim DeMintRSC$1,055,229$0
    Dick DurbinDIL$995,338$0
    Mike EnziRWY$342,100$0
    Dianne FeinsteinDCA$652,559$0
    Al FrankenDMN$336,519$0
    Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$1,843,814$0
    Lindsey GrahamRSC$984,706$0
    Kay R. HaganDNC$565,470$0
    Tom HarkinDIA$581,424$0
    Orrin G. HatchRUT$1,431,149$0
    Dean HellerRNV$1,648,439$0
    Kay Bailey HutchisonRTX$276,941$0
    Jim InhofeROK$1,134,572$0
    Dan InouyeDHI$493,580$0
    Mike JohannsRNE$923,646$0
    Tim JohnsonDSD$485,090$0
    John F. KerryDMA$374,775$0
    Mark KirkRIL$2,535,584$0
    Amy KlobucharDMN$800,268$0
    Herb KohlDWI$0$0
    Jon KylRAZ$144,094$0
    Mary L. LandrieuDLA$1,199,482$0
    Frank R. LautenbergDNJ$477,675$0
    Carl LevinDMI$421,585$0
    Joe LiebermanICT$45,300$0
    Dick LugarRIN$809,717$0
    Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$1,190,455$0
    Claire McCaskillDMO$817,230$0
    Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$3,277,858$0
    Bob MenéndezDNJ$1,596,773$0
    Jeff MerkleyDOR$233,383$0
    Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$310,085$0
    Earl "Ben" NelsonDNE$851,455$0
    Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$1,181,797$0
    Mark L. PryorDAR$721,397$0
    John "Jack" ReedDRI$362,125$0
    Harry ReidDNV$1,845,946$0
    Jim RischRID$628,622$0
    Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$1,280,215$0
    John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$757,424$0
    Bernie SandersIVT$38,025$0
    Jeff SessionsRAL$723,929$0
    Jeanne ShaheenDNH$288,235$0
    Olympia J. SnoweRME$484,384$0
    Debbie StabenowDMI$1,032,309$0
    Jon TesterDMT$493,007$0
    Mark UdallDCO$649,928$0
    Tom UdallDNM$281,518$0
    David VitterRLA$1,728,814$0
    Mark R. WarnerDVA$1,277,156$0
    Jim WebbDVA$106,900$0
    Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$219,948$0
    Roger F. WickerRMS$1,709,699$0

    Interest Groups that supported this bill

    $ Donated
    Insurance companies, brokers & agents$7,298,774
    Restaurants & drinking establishments$3,421,112
    Republican/Conservative$3,260,855
    Public works, industrial & commercial construction$3,168,654
    Electric Power utilities$3,133,301
    Accident & health insurance$3,064,539
    Engineering, architecture & construction mgmt svcs$2,689,496
    Chemicals$2,596,178
    Industrial/commercial equipment & materials$2,044,500
    Liquor wholesalers$1,997,916
    Hotels & motels$1,856,929
    Food and kindred products manufacturing$1,682,768
    Stone, clay, glass & concrete products$1,678,655
    Auto dealers, new & used$1,660,105
    Petroleum refining & marketing$1,505,581
    Residential construction$1,495,484
    Oil & Gas$1,472,650
    Airlines$1,357,314
    Milk & dairy producers$1,345,393
    Tobacco & Tobacco products$1,341,273
    Food stores$1,321,292
    Trucking companies & services$1,285,584
    Commodity brokers/dealers$1,254,550
    Electronics manufacturing & services$1,064,142
    Pharmaceutical wholesale$949,789
    Special trade contractors$924,483
    Agricultural chemicals (fertilizers & pesticides)$897,325
    Steel$818,579
    Electrical contractors$696,621
    Retail trade$670,071
    Metal mining & processing$601,123
    Animal feed & health products$559,698
    Meat processing & products$550,400
    Textiles & fabrics$511,988
    Aircraft parts & equipment$510,650
    Fabricated metal products$498,360
    Plastics & Rubber processing & products$469,532
    Construction equipment$456,890
    Plumbing, heating & air conditioning$430,975
    General aviation (private pilots)$361,250
    Aircraft manufacturers$357,350
    Lumber and wood products$333,650
    Nuclear energy$303,878
    General business associations$293,700
    Florists & Nursery Services$273,916
    Lodging & tourism$259,250
    Small business associations$254,250
    Food catering & food services$225,631
    Pleasure boats$219,650
    Manufacturing$215,909
    Builders associations$215,721
    Chambers of commerce$199,054
    Furniture & appliance stores$173,850
    LPG/Liquid Propane dealers & producers$171,250
    Plumbing & pipe products$167,546
    Wholesale trade$158,718
    Physical fitness centers$154,000
    Warehousing$118,800
    Household & office products$113,351
    Laundries & dry cleaners$98,607
    Motorcycles, snowmobiles & other motorized vehicle$97,200
    Surveying$91,790
    Pro-business associations$79,713
    Personal products manufacturing$70,230
    Construction & Public Works$62,900
    Aluminum mining/processing$53,150
    Fiscal & tax policy$39,075
    Labor, anti-union$30,150

    Interest Groups that opposed this bill

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