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
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
5/26/2011Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR S3435-3436)
5/26/2011Read twice and referred to the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs.
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 $12,000 Against $0
  2. March - April 2007 For $34,300 Against $0
  3. May - June 2007 For $19,600 Against $0
  4. July - August 2007 For $0 Against $0
  5. September - October 2007 For $9,000 Against $0
  6. November - December 2007 For $6,600 Against $0
  7. January - February 2008 For $6,000 Against $0
  8. March - April 2008 For $21,200 Against $0
  9. May - June 2008 For $600 Against $0
  10. July - August 2008 For $6,500 Against $0
  11. September - October 2008 For $10,000 Against $0
  12. November - December 2008 For $0 Against $0
  13. January - February 2009 For $4,000 Against $0
  14. March - April 2009 For $17,000 Against $0
  15. May - June 2009 For $14,600 Against $0
  16. July - August 2009 For $8,000 Against $0
  17. September - October 2009 For $33,200 Against $0
  18. November - December 2009 For $15,600 Against $0
  19. January - February 2010 For $21,200 Against $0
  20. March - April 2010 For $19,500 Against $0
  21. May - June 2010 For $27,800 Against $0
  22. July - August 2010 For $17,300 Against $0
  23. September - October 2010 For $36,300 Against $0
  24. November - December 2010 For $0 Against $0
  25. January - February 2011 For $6,000 Against $0
  26. March - April 2011 For $6,000 Against $0
  27. May - June 2011 For $31,000 Against $0
  28. July - August 2011 For $33,000 Against $0
  29. September - October 2011 For $11,000 Against $0
  30. November - December 2011 For $7,600 Against $0
  31. January - February 2012 For $2,000 Against $0
  32. March - April 2012 For $30,000 Against $0
  33. May - June 2012 For $26,500 Against $0
  34. July - August 2012 For $2,000 Against $0
  35. September - October 2012 For $14,000 Against $0
  36. November - December 2012 For $3,000 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 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.
    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.
    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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    Contributions by Legislator

    Namesort iconPartyState$ From Interest Groups
    That Supported
    $ From Interest Groups
    That Opposed
    Daniel K. AkakaDHI$0$0
    Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$0$0
    Kelly AyotteRNH$0$0
    John BarrassoRWY$0$0
    Max BaucusDMT$6,000$0
    Mark BegichDAK$0$0
    Michael F. BennetDCO$0$0
    Jesse "Jeff" BingamanDNM$0$0
    Richard BlumenthalDCT$0$0
    Roy BluntRMO$91,300$0
    John BoozmanRAR$2,500$0
    Barbara BoxerDCA$8,000$0
    Scott BrownRMA$33,900$0
    Sherrod BrownDOH$0$0
    Richard BurrRNC$24,500$0
    Maria CantwellDWA$0$0
    Ben CardinDMD$20,000$0
    Tom CarperDDE$2,000$0
    Bob CaseyDPA$0$0
    Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$0$0
    Daniel CoatsRIN$0$0
    Tom CoburnROK$1,000$0
    William Thad CochranRMS$0$0
    Susan M. CollinsRME$18,000$0
    Gaylord Kent ConradDND$0$0
    Christopher A. CoonsDDE$2,000$0
    Bob CorkerRTN$2,000$0
    John CornynRTX$0$0
    Mike CrapoRID$0$0
    Jim DeMintRSC$6,000$0
    Dick DurbinDIL$4,000$0
    Mike EnziRWY$0$0
    Dianne FeinsteinDCA$0$0
    Al FrankenDMN$0$0
    Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$8,000$0
    Lindsey GrahamRSC$0$0
    Chuck GrassleyRIA$12,000$0
    Kay R. HaganDNC$0$0
    Tom HarkinDIA$6,000$0
    Orrin G. HatchRUT$0$0
    Dean HellerRNV$0$0
    John HoevenRND$0$0
    Kay Bailey HutchisonRTX$0$0
    Jim InhofeROK$8,000$0
    Dan InouyeDHI$4,000$0
    Johnny IsaksonRGA$0$0
    Mike JohannsRNE$2,000$0
    Ron JohnsonRWI$0$0
    Tim JohnsonDSD$6,400$0
    John F. KerryDMA$0$0
    Mark KirkRIL$0$0
    Amy KlobucharDMN$5,000$0
    Herb KohlDWI$0$0
    Jon KylRAZ$5,000$0
    Mary L. LandrieuDLA$11,000$0
    Frank R. LautenbergDNJ$0$0
    Patrick J. LeahyDVT$0$0
    Mike LeeRUT$0$0
    Carl LevinDMI$0$0
    Joe LiebermanICT$2,000$0
    Dick LugarRIN$0$0
    Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$4,000$0
    John McCainRAZ$2,000$0
    Claire McCaskillDMO$50,000$0
    Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$23,000$0
    Bob MenéndezDNJ$0$0
    Jeff MerkleyDOR$5,000$0
    Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$0$0
    Jerry MoranRKS$0$0
    Lisa MurkowskiRAK$4,000$0
    Patty MurrayDWA$5,000$0
    Earl "Ben" NelsonDNE$2,000$0
    Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$0$0
    Rand PaulRKY$1,000$0
    Rob PortmanROH$1,000$0
    Mark L. PryorDAR$13,000$0
    John "Jack" ReedDRI$0$0
    Harry ReidDNV$12,000$0
    Jim RischRID$0$0
    Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$36,400$0
    John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$4,000$0
    Marco RubioRFL$5,800$0
    Bernie SandersIVT$0$0
    Chuck SchumerDNY$2,000$0
    Jeff SessionsRAL$0$0
    Jeanne ShaheenDNH$2,000$0
    Richard C. ShelbyRAL$0$0
    Olympia SnoweRME$2,000$0
    Debbie StabenowDMI$8,000$0
    Jon TesterDMT$0$0
    John ThuneRSD$4,000$0
    Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$6,600$0
    Mark UdallDCO$0$0
    Tom UdallDNM$10,000$0
    David VitterRLA$2,000$0
    Mark R. WarnerDVA$0$0
    Jim WebbDVA$0$0
    Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$0$0
    Roger F. WickerRMS$13,000$0
    Ron WydenDOR$4,000$0

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    Daniel K. AkakaDHI$44,000$0
    Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$1,754,620$0
    Kelly AyotteRNH$1,816,142$0
    John BarrassoRWY$2,040,734$0
    Max BaucusDMT$3,016,464$0
    Mark BegichDAK$546,338$0
    Michael F. BennetDCO$1,119,652$0
    Jesse "Jeff" BingamanDNM$187,200$0
    Richard BlumenthalDCT$540,250$0
    Roy BluntRMO$5,622,252$0
    John BoozmanRAR$1,202,976$0
    Barbara BoxerDCA$1,240,884$0
    Scott BrownRMA$6,542,110$0
    Sherrod BrownDOH$2,064,588$0
    Richard BurrRNC$3,463,890$0
    Maria CantwellDWA$621,546$0
    Ben CardinDMD$1,145,114$0
    Tom CarperDDE$1,524,024$0
    Bob CaseyDPA$1,855,158$0
    Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$5,654,324$0
    Daniel CoatsRIN$1,562,500$0
    Tom CoburnROK$943,920$0
    William Thad CochranRMS$850,312$0
    Susan M. CollinsRME$2,365,818$0
    Gaylord Kent ConradDND$347,100$0
    Christopher A. CoonsDDE$585,346$0
    Bob CorkerRTN$3,675,182$0
    John CornynRTX$5,127,566$0
    Mike CrapoRID$1,384,620$0
    Jim DeMintRSC$2,204,812$0
    Dick DurbinDIL$1,872,590$0
    Mike EnziRWY$671,200$0
    Dianne FeinsteinDCA$1,262,318$0
    Al FrankenDMN$517,686$0
    Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$3,502,166$0
    Lindsey GrahamRSC$1,900,822$0
    Chuck GrassleyRIA$2,130,848$0
    Kay R. HaganDNC$942,774$0
    Tom HarkinDIA$1,138,520$0
    Orrin G. HatchRUT$2,778,206$0
    Dean HellerRNV$3,193,078$0
    John HoevenRND$1,299,500$0
    Kay Bailey HutchisonRTX$631,282$0
    Jim InhofeROK$2,270,238$0
    Dan InouyeDHI$898,560$0
    Johnny IsaksonRGA$2,720,964$0
    Mike JohannsRNE$1,831,292$0
    Ron JohnsonRWI$2,131,682$0
    Tim JohnsonDSD$978,180$0
    John F. KerryDMA$806,700$0
    Mark KirkRIL$4,897,084$0
    Amy KlobucharDMN$1,560,606$0
    Herb KohlDWI$0$0
    Jon KylRAZ$251,888$0
    Mary L. LandrieuDLA$2,300,572$0
    Frank R. LautenbergDNJ$737,050$0
    Patrick J. LeahyDVT$283,170$0
    Mike LeeRUT$462,890$0
    Carl LevinDMI$780,036$0
    Joe LiebermanICT$89,600$0
    Dick LugarRIN$1,610,834$0
    Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$2,246,710$0
    John McCainRAZ$1,843,388$0
    Claire McCaskillDMO$1,518,396$0
    Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$6,848,316$0
    Bob MenéndezDNJ$3,005,592$0
    Jeff MerkleyDOR$441,550$0
    Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$572,630$0
    Jerry MoranRKS$2,298,150$0
    Lisa MurkowskiRAK$1,520,462$0
    Patty MurrayDWA$1,663,952$0
    Earl "Ben" NelsonDNE$1,704,210$0
    Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$2,203,244$0
    Rand PaulRKY$1,442,214$0
    Rob PortmanROH$5,214,244$0
    Mark L. PryorDAR$1,429,324$0
    John "Jack" ReedDRI$697,850$0
    Harry ReidDNV$3,550,592$0
    Jim RischRID$1,287,750$0
    Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$2,655,546$0
    John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$1,415,248$0
    Marco RubioRFL$4,359,980$0
    Bernie SandersIVT$74,050$0
    Chuck SchumerDNY$2,811,270$0
    Jeff SessionsRAL$1,412,940$0
    Jeanne ShaheenDNH$486,670$0
    Richard C. ShelbyRAL$1,517,108$0
    Olympia SnoweRME$945,868$0
    Debbie StabenowDMI$2,044,962$0
    Jon TesterDMT$939,716$0
    John ThuneRSD$3,413,104$0
    Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$5,741,122$0
    Mark UdallDCO$1,218,026$0
    Tom UdallDNM$496,378$0
    David VitterRLA$3,274,276$0
    Mark R. WarnerDVA$2,290,662$0
    Jim WebbDVA$215,800$0
    Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$412,264$0
    Roger F. WickerRMS$3,057,598$0
    Ron WydenDOR$1,401,528$0

    Interest Groups that supported this bill

    $ Donated
    Insurance companies, brokers & agents$20,046,776
    Republican/Conservative$17,921,474
    Restaurants & drinking establishments$8,653,486
    Electric Power utilities$8,362,336
    Accident & health insurance$7,813,848
    Industrial/commercial equipment & materials$6,694,606
    Public works, industrial & commercial construction$6,421,396
    Engineering, architecture & construction mgmt svcs$6,371,230
    Chemicals$6,226,114
    Liquor wholesalers$5,260,064
    Hotels & motels$4,823,948
    Food and kindred products manufacturing$4,812,298
    Oil & Gas$4,425,092
    Stone, clay, glass & concrete products$4,416,152
    Auto dealers, new & used$3,953,058
    Residential construction$3,866,184
    Petroleum refining & marketing$3,845,872
    Milk & dairy producers$3,784,818
    Food stores$3,719,088
    Trucking companies & services$3,652,208
    Airlines$3,516,082
    Tobacco & Tobacco products$3,459,028
    Commodity brokers/dealers$3,407,176
    Electronics manufacturing & services$2,778,458
    Pharmaceutical wholesale$2,484,878
    Agricultural chemicals (fertilizers & pesticides)$2,352,820
    Special trade contractors$2,217,480
    Steel$2,161,996
    Electrical contractors$1,916,232
    Retail trade$1,805,442
    Meat processing & products$1,491,100
    Fabricated metal products$1,476,818
    Metal mining & processing$1,450,146
    Plastics & Rubber processing & products$1,385,092
    Animal feed & health products$1,309,400
    Aircraft parts & equipment$1,280,708
    Construction equipment$1,241,780
    Textiles & fabrics$1,209,856
    Plumbing, heating & air conditioning$1,136,450
    General business associations$1,113,670
    Aircraft manufacturers$1,062,300
    General aviation (private pilots)$949,300
    Lumber and wood products$903,450
    Small business associations$796,898
    Nuclear energy$769,556
    Builders associations$691,942
    Lodging & tourism$641,200
    Florists & Nursery Services$626,732
    Food catering & food services$584,946
    Chambers of commerce$524,788
    LPG/Liquid Propane dealers & producers$512,400
    Wholesale trade$495,366
    Pleasure boats$481,400
    Manufacturing$468,364
    Furniture & appliance stores$396,600
    Plumbing & pipe products$374,692
    Warehousing$351,500
    Physical fitness centers$341,492
    Household & office products$276,578
    Laundries & dry cleaners$268,814
    Motorcycles, snowmobiles & other motorized vehicle$266,300
    Personal products manufacturing$227,160
    Pro-business associations$210,726
    Surveying$209,480
    Construction & Public Works$148,500
    Aluminum mining/processing$141,300
    Labor, anti-union$115,874
    Fiscal & tax policy$72,150

    Interest Groups that opposed this bill

    $ Donated
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