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 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 $23,750 Against $0
  2. March - April 2007 For $31,900 Against $0
  3. May - June 2007 For $47,008 Against $0
  4. July - August 2007 For $11,050 Against $0
  5. September - October 2007 For $58,750 Against $0
  6. November - December 2007 For $65,500 Against $0
  7. January - February 2008 For $28,282 Against $0
  8. March - April 2008 For $39,918 Against $0
  9. May - June 2008 For $45,650 Against $0
  10. July - August 2008 For $41,650 Against $0
  11. September - October 2008 For $62,050 Against $0
  12. November - December 2008 For $16,700 Against $0
  13. January - February 2009 For $36,850 Against $0
  14. March - April 2009 For $84,350 Against $0
  15. May - June 2009 For $84,270 Against $0
  16. July - August 2009 For $53,700 Against $0
  17. September - October 2009 For $45,300 Against $0
  18. November - December 2009 For $52,040 Against $0
  19. January - February 2010 For $34,900 Against $0
  20. March - April 2010 For $133,350 Against $0
  21. May - June 2010 For $90,050 Against $0
  22. July - August 2010 For $111,374 Against $0
  23. September - October 2010 For $120,300 Against $0
  24. November - December 2010 For $28,400 Against $0
  25. January - February 2011 For $82,048 Against $0
  26. March - April 2011 For $122,679 Against $0
  27. May - June 2011 For $103,799 Against $0
  28. July - August 2011 For $91,350 Against $0
  29. September - October 2011 For $93,830 Against $0
  30. November - December 2011 For $78,082 Against $0
  31. January - February 2012 For $22,800 Against $0
  32. March - April 2012 For $71,450 Against $0
  33. May - June 2012 For $50,300 Against $0
  34. July - August 2012 For $72,600 Against $0
  35. September - October 2012 For $43,350 Against $0
  36. November - December 2012 For $17,150 Against $0

Votes

    96 Organizations Supported and 1 Opposed; See Which Ones

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

    96 organizations supported this bill

    60 Plus Association
    60 Plus Association (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved July 12, 2011, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    Aeronautical Repair Station Association
    Aeronautical Repair Station Association (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved July 12, 2011, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    Aerospace Industries Association
    Aerospace Industries Association (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved July 12, 2011, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    Agricultural Retailers Association
    Agricultural Retailers Association (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved July 12, 2011, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    Air Conditioning Contractors of America
    Air Conditioning Contractors of America (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved July 12, 2011, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    Air Transport Association
    Air Transport Association (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved July 12, 2011, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association
    Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved July 12, 2011, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    Aluminum Association
    The Aluminum Association (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved July 12, 2011, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    American Apparel & Footwear Association
    American Apparel & Footwear Association (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved July 12, 2011, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    American Bakers Association
    American Bakers Association (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved July 12, 2011, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    American Business Conference
    American Business Conference (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved July 12, 2011, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    American Chemistry Council
    American Chemistry Council (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved July 12, 2011, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    American Composites Manufacturers Association
    American Composites Manufacturers Association (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved July 12, 2011, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    American Council of Engineering Companies
    American Council of Engineering Companies (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved July 12, 2011, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    American Family Business Institute
    American Family Business Institute (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved July 12, 2011, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    American Foundry Society
    American Foundry Society (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved July 12, 2011, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    American Frozen Food Institute
    American Frozen Food Institute (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved July 12, 2011, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    American Hotel & Lodging Association
    American Hotel & Lodging Association (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved July 12, 2011, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    American Insurance Association
    American Insurance Association (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved July 12, 2011, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    American Iron and Steel Institute
    American Iron and Steel Institute (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved July 12, 2011, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    American Lighting Association
    American Lighting Association (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved July 12, 2011, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    American Moving & Storage Association
    American Moving & Storage Association (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved July 12, 2011, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    American Nursery & Landscape Association
    American Nursery & Landscape Association (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved July 12, 2011, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    American Petroleum Institute
    American Petroleum Institute (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved July 12, 2011, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    American Road & Transportation Builders Association
    American Road & Transportation Builders Association (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved July 12, 2011, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    American Supply Association
    American Supply Association (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved July 12, 2011, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    American Trucking Associations
    American Trucking Associations (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved July 12, 2011, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    American Wholesale Marketers Association
    American Wholesale Marketers Association (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved July 12, 2011, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    Associated Builders & Contractors
    Associated Builders & Contractors, Inc. (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved July 12, 2011, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    Associated Equipment Distributors
    Associated Equipment Distributors (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved July 12, 2011, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    Associated General Contractors of America
    Associated General Contractors (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved July 12, 2011, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    Associated Wire Rope Fabricators
    Associated Wire Rope Fabricators (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved July 12, 2011, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    Association of California Life & Health Insurance Companies
    Association of California Life and Health Insurance Companies (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved July 12, 2011, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    Association of Equipment Manufacturers
    Association of Equipment Manufacturers (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved July 12, 2011, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    Brick Industry Association
    Brick Industry Association (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved July 12, 2011, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    Business Coalition for Fair Competition
    Business Coalition for Fair Competition (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved July 12, 2011, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    Business Roundtable
    Business Roundtable (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved July 12, 2011, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    Club Managers Association of America
    Club Managers Association of America (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved July 12, 2011, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    Construction Industry Round Table
    Construction Industry Round Table (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved July 12, 2011, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    Construction Management Association of America
    Construction Management Association of America (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved July 12, 2011, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    Council On Federal Procurement Of Architectural And Engineering Services
    Council on Federal Procurement of Architectural and Engineering Services (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved July 12, 2011, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    Edison Electric Institute
    Edison Electric Institute (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved July 12, 2011, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    Financial Executives International
    Financial Executives International (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved July 12, 2011, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    Food Marketing Institute
    Food Marketing Institute (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved July 12, 2011, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    Healthcare Distribution Management Association
    Healthcare Distribution Management Association (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved July 12, 2011, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    Heating, Air-Conditioning & Refrigeration Distributors International
    Heating, Airconditioning & Refrigeration Distributors International (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved July 12, 2011, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    Hosiery Association
    The Hosiery Association (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved July 12, 2011, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    Independent Electrical Contractors
    Independent Electrical Contractors, Inc. (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved July 12, 2011, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    Independent Lubricant Manufacturers Association
    Independent Lubricant Manufacturers Association (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved July 12, 2011, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    Industrial Fasteners Institute
    Industrial Fasteners Institute (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved July 12, 2011, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    Industrial Supply Association
    Industrial Supply Association (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved July 12, 2011, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    International Dairy Foods Association
    nternational Dairy Foods Association (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved July 12, 2011, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    International Foodservice Distributors Association
    International Foodservice Distributors Association (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved July 12, 2011, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    International Franchise Association
    International Franchise Association (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved July 12, 2011, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    International Warehouse Logistics Association
    InternationalWarehouse Logistics Association (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved July 12, 2011, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    ISSA - The Worldwide Cleaning Industry Association
    ISSA - The Worldwide Cleaning Industry Association (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved July 12, 2011, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    Management Association for Private Photogrammetric Surveyors
    Management Association for Private Photogrammetric Surveyors (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved July 12, 2011, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    Marine Retailers Association of the Americas
    Marine Retailers Association of America (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved July 12, 2011, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    Metals Service Center Institute
    Metals Service Center Institute (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved July 12, 2011, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    Motorcycle Industry Council
    Motorcycle Industry Council (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved July 12, 2011, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    National Association of Chemical Distributors
    National Association of Chemical Distributors (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved July 12, 2011, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    National Association of Electrical Distributors
    National Association of Electrical Distributors (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved July 12, 2011, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    National Association of Home Builders
    National Association of Home Builders (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved July 12, 2011, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    National Association of Manufacturers
    National Association of Manufacturers (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved July 12, 2011, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    National Association of Wholesaler-Distributors
    National Association of Wholesaler-Distributors (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved July 12, 2011, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    National Automobile Dealers Association
    National Automobile Dealers Association (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved July 12, 2011, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    National Beer Wholesalers Association
    National Beer Wholesalers Association (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved July 12, 2011, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    National Council of Chain Restaurants
    National Council of Chain Restaurants (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved July 12, 2011, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    National Council of Textile Organizations
    National Council of Textile Organizations (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved July 12, 2011, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    National Electrical Contractors Association
    National Electrical Contractors Association (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved July 12, 2011, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    National Electrical Manufacturers Association
    National Electrical Manufacturers Association (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved July 12, 2011, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    National Federation of Independent Business
    National Federation of Independent Business (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved July 12, 2011, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    National Grain and Feed Association
    National Grain and Feed Association (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved July 12, 2011, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    National Marine Distributors Association
    National Marine Distributors Association (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved July 12, 2011, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    National Propane Gas Association
    National Propane Gas Association (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved July 12, 2011, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    National Ready Mixed Concrete Association
    National Ready Mixed Concrete Association (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved July 12, 2011, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    National Restaurant Association
    National Restaurant Association (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved July 12, 2011, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    National Retail Federation
    National Retail Federation (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved July 12, 2011, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    National Roofing Contractors Association
    National Roofing Contractors Association (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved July 12, 2011, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association
    National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved July 12, 2011, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    National Wood Flooring Association
    National Wood Flooring Association (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved July 12, 2011, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    North American Die Casting Association
    North American Die Casting Association (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved July 12, 2011, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    North American Equipment Dealers Association
    North American Equipment Dealers Association (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved July 12, 2011, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    Nuclear Energy Institute
    Nuclear Energy Institute (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved July 12, 2011, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    Outdoor Power Equipment Institute
    Outdoor Power Equipment Institute (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved July 12, 2011, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    Petroleum Equipment Institute
    Petroleum Equipment Institute (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved July 12, 2011, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    Public Service Research Council
    Public Service Research Council (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved July 12, 2011, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    Regularfolksunited
    Regular Folks United (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved July 12, 2011, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    Retail Industry Leaders Association
    Retail Industry Leaders Association (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved July 12, 2011, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    Rubber Manufacturers Association
    Rubber Manufacturers Association (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved July 12, 2011, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    Small Business & Entrepreneurship Council
    Small Business & Entrepreneurship Council (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved July 12, 2011, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    TechAmerica
    Savoie, Anne (2011, June 1). TechAmerica Expresses Strong Support for “Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011”. Retrieved August 11, 2011, from Tech America.
    Textile Rental Services Association
    Textile Rental Services Association (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved July 12, 2011, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    U.S. Chamber of Commerce
    U.S. Chamber of Commerce (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved July 12, 2011, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    U.S. Travel Association
    United States Travel Association (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved July 12, 2011, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    Wine & Spirits Wholesalers of America
    Wine and Spirits Wholesalers of America (2011, June 6). Multi-industry Letter Supporting the "Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011". Retrieved July 12, 2011, from US Chamber of Commerce.

    1 organization opposed this bill

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    Includes reported contributions to congressional campaigns of Senators in office during the 112th U.S. Congress, from Health care services interest groups, January 1, 2007 – December 31, 2012.
    Contributions data source: OpenSecrets.org

    Contributions by Legislator

    Namesort iconPartyState$ From Interest Groups
    That Supported
    $ From Interest Groups
    That Opposed
    Daniel K. AkakaDHI$2,000$0
    Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$15,550$0
    Kelly AyotteRNH$10,600$0
    John BarrassoRWY$11,633$0
    Max BaucusDMT$191,898$0
    Mark BegichDAK$1,000$0
    Michael BennetDCO$26,820$0
    Jesse "Jeff" BingamanDNM$0$0
    Richard BlumenthalDCT$14,950$0
    Roy BluntRMO$66,129$0
    John BoozmanRAR$5,000$0
    Barbara BoxerDCA$7,000$0
    Scott BrownRMA$52,583$0
    Sherrod BrownDOH$20,950$0
    Richard BurrRNC$16,950$0
    Maria CantwellDWA$7,416$0
    Ben CardinDMD$35,000$0
    Tom CarperDDE$15,000$0
    Bob CaseyDPA$56,800$0
    Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$32,700$0
    Daniel CoatsRIN$12,250$0
    Tom CoburnROK$0$0
    William Thad CochranRMS$2,300$0
    Susan CollinsRME$11,600$0
    Gaylord Kent ConradDND$10,750$0
    Chris CoonsDDE$5,850$0
    Bob CorkerRTN$46,300$0
    John CornynRTX$21,700$0
    Mike CrapoRID$10,500$0
    Jim DeMintRSC$2,400$0
    Dick DurbinDIL$24,200$0
    Mike EnziRWY$5,500$0
    Dianne FeinsteinDCA$3,250$0
    Alan FrankenDMN$8,800$0
    Kirsten GillibrandDNY$33,916$0
    Lindsey GrahamRSC$2,208$0
    Chuck GrassleyRIA$38,400$0
    Kay HaganDNC$2,300$0
    Tom HarkinDIA$31,000$0
    Orrin HatchRUT$97,532$0
    Dean HellerRNV$8,500$0
    John HoevenRND$7,000$0
    Kay Bailey HutchisonRTX$1,250$0
    Jim InhofeROK$4,500$0
    Dan InouyeDHI$11,500$0
    Johnny IsaksonRGA$12,100$0
    Mike JohannsRNE$9,200$0
    Ron JohnsonRWI$13,150$0
    Tim JohnsonDSD$2,650$0
    John KerryDMA$26,700$0
    Mark KirkRIL$25,500$0
    Amy KlobucharDMN$8,166$0
    Herb KohlDWI$0$0
    Jon KylRAZ$1,000$0
    Mary LandrieuDLA$81,750$0
    Frank LautenbergDNJ$1,500$0
    Patrick LeahyDVT$16,025$0
    Mike LeeRUT$5,000$0
    Carl LevinDMI$2,300$0
    Joe LiebermanICT$0$0
    Dick LugarRIN$833$0
    Joe ManchinDWV$18,900$0
    John McCainRAZ$27,800$0
    Claire McCaskillDMO$135,183$0
    Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$73,150$0
    Bob MenéndezDNJ$61,050$0
    Jeff MerkleyDOR$3,750$0
    Barbara MikulskiDMD$8,000$0
    Jerry MoranRKS$0$0
    Lisa MurkowskiRAK$1,750$0
    Patty MurrayDWA$38,050$0
    Earl "Ben" NelsonDNE$51,198$0
    Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$46,300$0
    Rand PaulRKY$6,000$0
    Rob PortmanROH$13,750$0
    Mark PryorDAR$7,850$0
    John "Jack" ReedDRI$3,300$0
    Harry ReidDNV$73,200$0
    Jim RischRID$1,000$0
    Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$6,750$0
    John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$22,650$0
    Marco RubioRFL$16,550$0
    Bernie SandersIVT$4,400$0
    Chuck SchumerDNY$149,700$0
    Jeff SessionsRAL$0$0
    Jeanne ShaheenDNH$6,100$0
    Richard ShelbyRAL$7,000$0
    Olympia SnoweRME$7,000$0
    Debbie StabenowDMI$48,750$0
    Jon TesterDMT$11,000$0
    John ThuneRSD$5,400$0
    Patrick ToomeyRPA$9,940$0
    Mark UdallDCO$4,250$0
    Tom UdallDNM$7,350$0
    David VitterRLA$24,750$0
    Mark WarnerDVA$18,300$0
    Jim WebbDVA$0$0
    Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$7,550$0
    Roger WickerRMS$14,500$0
    Ron WydenDOR$55,000$0

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    NamePartyState$ From Interest Groups
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    $ From Interest Groups
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    Daniel K. AkakaDHI$44,500$0
    Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$758,677$0
    Kelly AyotteRNH$727,910$0
    John BarrassoRWY$829,093$0
    Max BaucusDMT$1,557,280$0
    Mark BegichDAK$326,649$0
    Michael BennetDCO$687,537$0
    Jesse "Jeff" BingamanDNM$106,350$0
    Richard BlumenthalDCT$372,875$0
    Roy BluntRMO$2,266,699$0
    John BoozmanRAR$488,174$0
    Barbara BoxerDCA$979,522$0
    Scott BrownRMA$2,546,633$0
    Sherrod BrownDOH$1,045,887$0
    Richard BurrRNC$1,461,602$0
    Maria CantwellDWA$384,597$0
    Ben CardinDMD$596,555$0
    Tom CarperDDE$784,727$0
    Bob CaseyDPA$1,157,047$500
    Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$2,082,870$0
    Daniel CoatsRIN$686,250$0
    Tom CoburnROK$290,842$0
    William Thad CochranRMS$362,400$0
    Susan CollinsRME$968,160$0
    Gaylord Kent ConradDND$154,450$0
    Chris CoonsDDE$383,650$0
    Bob CorkerRTN$1,659,272$0
    John CornynRTX$1,728,365$0
    Mike CrapoRID$635,874$0
    Jim DeMintRSC$649,386$0
    Dick DurbinDIL$905,570$0
    Mike EnziRWY$276,400$0
    Dianne FeinsteinDCA$653,969$0
    Alan FrankenDMN$523,443$0
    Kirsten GillibrandDNY$2,115,295$0
    Lindsey GrahamRSC$908,943$0
    Chuck GrassleyRIA$1,024,474$0
    Kay HaganDNC$441,095$0
    Tom HarkinDIA$757,149$0
    Orrin HatchRUT$1,382,695$0
    Dean HellerRNV$1,247,942$0
    John HoevenRND$534,700$0
    Kay Bailey HutchisonRTX$172,250$0
    Jim InhofeROK$825,545$0
    Dan InouyeDHI$468,000$0
    Johnny IsaksonRGA$1,201,908$0
    Mike JohannsRNE$751,212$0
    Ron JohnsonRWI$775,488$0
    Tim JohnsonDSD$554,490$0
    John KerryDMA$468,650$0
    Mark KirkRIL$1,946,315$0
    Amy KlobucharDMN$796,201$0
    Herb KohlDWI$0$0
    Jon KylRAZ$113,944$0
    Mary LandrieuDLA$1,142,556$0
    Frank LautenbergDNJ$457,863$0
    Patrick LeahyDVT$237,210$0
    Mike LeeRUT$170,800$0
    Carl LevinDMI$424,801$0
    Joe LiebermanICT$45,200$0
    Dick LugarRIN$781,236$0
    Joe ManchinDWV$1,098,783$0
    John McCainRAZ$705,836$0
    Claire McCaskillDMO$1,137,886$0
    Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$2,526,575$0
    Bob MenéndezDNJ$1,606,869$0
    Jeff MerkleyDOR$380,786$0
    Barbara MikulskiDMD$311,940$0
    Jerry MoranRKS$1,037,856$0
    Lisa MurkowskiRAK$725,101$0
    Patty MurrayDWA$952,310$0
    Earl "Ben" NelsonDNE$861,003$0
    Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$1,182,429$0
    Rand PaulRKY$417,472$0
    Rob PortmanROH$2,287,288$0
    Mark PryorDAR$726,115$0
    John "Jack" ReedDRI$407,575$0
    Harry ReidDNV$1,789,340$0
    Jim RischRID$370,649$0
    Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$1,123,524$0
    John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$658,424$0
    Marco RubioRFL$1,243,143$0
    Bernie SandersIVT$101,065$0
    Chuck SchumerDNY$1,494,210$0
    Jeff SessionsRAL$574,800$0
    Jeanne ShaheenDNH$395,936$0
    Richard ShelbyRAL$724,766$0
    Olympia SnoweRME$487,034$0
    Debbie StabenowDMI$1,121,323$250
    Jon TesterDMT$580,715$0
    John ThuneRSD$1,179,170$0
    Patrick ToomeyRPA$2,036,671$0
    Mark UdallDCO$819,550$0
    Tom UdallDNM$398,115$0
    David VitterRLA$1,206,313$0
    Mark WarnerDVA$1,161,827$0
    Jim WebbDVA$112,350$0
    Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$347,732$0
    Roger WickerRMS$1,316,268$0
    Ron WydenDOR$739,900$0

    Interest Groups that supported this bill

    $ Donated
    Insurance companies, brokers & agents$9,938,553
    Business services$6,944,265
    Restaurants & drinking establishments$4,286,541
    Electric Power utilities$4,172,418
    Accident & health insurance$3,888,399
    Industrial/commercial equipment & materials$3,327,569
    Building trades unions$3,227,025
    Public works, industrial & commercial construction$3,194,773
    Engineering, architecture & construction mgmt svcs$3,174,790
    Chemicals$3,096,807
    Liquor wholesalers$2,605,382
    Food and kindred products manufacturing$2,404,149
    Health care services$2,196,530
    Stone, clay, glass & concrete products$2,193,576
    Residential construction$1,917,922
    Petroleum refining & marketing$1,911,072
    Milk & dairy producers$1,889,159
    Professional sports, arenas & related equip & svcs$1,880,077
    Food stores$1,853,044
    Electronics manufacturing & services$1,377,279
    Agricultural services & related industries$1,345,381
    Services$1,207,335
    Agricultural chemicals (fertilizers & pesticides)$1,176,660
    Special trade contractors$1,098,540
    Steel$1,096,998
    Electrical contractors$948,766
    Retail trade$898,918
    Auto dealers, foreign imports$795,185
    Fabricated metal products$728,709
    Plastics & Rubber processing & products$679,796
    Animal feed & health products$666,700
    Aircraft parts & equipment$645,754
    Clothing & accessories$631,005
    Construction equipment$618,640
    Textiles & fabrics$597,578
    Plumbing, heating & air conditioning$568,475
    General business associations$556,835
    Aircraft manufacturers$531,150
    General aviation (private pilots)$474,400
    Small business associations$398,449
    Nuclear energy$383,528
    Food & Beverage Products and Services$358,818
    Builders associations$345,971
    Lodging & tourism$319,350
    Chambers of commerce$259,644
    LPG/Liquid Propane dealers & producers$255,200
    Wholesale trade$252,833
    Pleasure boats$238,700
    Communications & Electronics$187,850
    Air transport$183,176
    Plumbing & pipe products$181,846
    Warehousing$169,500
    Household appliances$153,874
    Motorcycles, snowmobiles & other motorized vehicle$134,650
    Building materials$126,531
    Pro-business associations$105,363
    Trucking$92,950
    Aluminum mining/processing$65,650
    Labor, anti-union$57,937
    Import/Export services$51,626
    Electrical lighting products$42,450
    Fiscal & tax policy$36,075
    International Organizations$19,700
    International trade associations$10,000

    Interest Groups that opposed this bill

    $ Donated
    Consumer groups$750
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