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

Total contributions given to Senators from interest groups that…

supported this bill

Insurance companies, brokers & agents$10,022,988
Republican/Conservative$8,960,737
Restaurants & drinking establishments$4,326,743
Electric Power utilities$4,181,168
Accident & health insurance$3,906,924
Industrial/commercial equipment & materials$3,347,303
Public works, industrial & commercial construction$3,210,448
Engineering, architecture & construction mgmt svcs$3,185,615
Chemicals$3,113,057
Liquor wholesalers$2,630,032
Hotels & motels$2,411,974
Food and kindred products manufacturing$2,406,149
Oil & Gas$2,212,546
Stone, clay, glass & concrete products$2,208,076
Auto dealers, new & used$1,976,529
Residential construction$1,933,092
Petroleum refining & marketing$1,922,936
Milk & dairy producers$1,892,409
Food stores$1,859,544
Trucking companies & services$1,826,104
Airlines$1,758,041
Tobacco & Tobacco products$1,729,514
Commodity brokers/dealers$1,703,588
Electronics manufacturing & services$1,389,229
Pharmaceutical wholesale$1,242,439
Agricultural chemicals (fertilizers & pesticides)$1,176,410
Special trade contractors$1,108,740
Steel$1,080,998
Electrical contractors$958,116
Retail trade$902,721
Meat processing & products$745,550
Fabricated metal products$738,409
Metal mining & processing$725,073
Plastics & Rubber processing & products$692,546
Animal feed & health products$654,700
Aircraft parts & equipment$640,354
Construction equipment$620,890
Textiles & fabrics$604,928
Plumbing, heating & air conditioning$568,225
General business associations$556,835
Aircraft manufacturers$531,150
General aviation (private pilots)$474,650
Lumber and wood products$451,725
Small business associations$398,449
Nuclear energy$384,778
Builders associations$345,971
Lodging & tourism$320,600
Florists & Nursery Services$313,366
Food catering & food services$292,473
Chambers of commerce$262,394
LPG/Liquid Propane dealers & producers$256,200
Wholesale trade$247,683
Pleasure boats$240,700
Manufacturing$234,182
Furniture & appliance stores$198,300
Plumbing & pipe products$184,846
Warehousing$175,750
Physical fitness centers$170,746
Household & office products$138,289
Laundries & dry cleaners$134,407
Motorcycles, snowmobiles & other motorized vehicle$133,150
Personal products manufacturing$113,580
Pro-business associations$105,363
Surveying$104,740
Construction & Public Works$74,250
Aluminum mining/processing$70,650
Labor, anti-union$57,937
Fiscal & tax policy$36,075
$93,584,084

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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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
Ron WydenDOR$700,764$0
Roger WickerRMS$1,528,799$0
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$206,132$0
Jim WebbDVA$107,900$0
Mark WarnerDVA$1,145,331$0
David VitterRLA$1,637,138$0
Tom UdallDNM$248,189$0
Mark UdallDCO$609,013$0
Patrick ToomeyRPA$2,870,561$0
John ThuneRSD$1,706,552$0
Jon TesterDMT$469,858$0
Debbie StabenowDMI$1,022,481$0
Olympia SnoweRME$472,934$0
Richard ShelbyRAL$758,554$0
Jeanne ShaheenDNH$243,335$0
Jeff SessionsRAL$706,470$0
Chuck SchumerDNY$1,405,635$0
Bernie SandersIVT$37,025$0
Marco RubioRFL$2,179,990$0
John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$707,624$0
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$1,327,523$0
Jim RischRID$643,875$0
Harry ReidDNV$1,775,296$0
John "Jack" ReedDRI$348,925$0
Mark PryorDAR$714,662$0
Rob PortmanROH$2,607,122$0
Rand PaulRKY$721,107$0
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$1,101,622$0
Earl "Ben" NelsonDNE$852,105$0
Patty MurrayDWA$831,976$0
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$760,231$0
Jerry MoranRKS$1,149,075$0
Barbara MikulskiDMD$286,315$0
Jeff MerkleyDOR$220,775$0
Bob MenéndezDNJ$1,502,796$0
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$3,424,158$0
Claire McCaskillDMO$759,198$0
John McCainRAZ$921,694$0
Joe ManchinDWV$1,123,355$0
Dick LugarRIN$805,417$0
Joe LiebermanICT$44,800$0
Carl LevinDMI$390,018$0
Mike LeeRUT$231,445$0
Patrick LeahyDVT$141,585$0
Frank LautenbergDNJ$368,525$0
Mary LandrieuDLA$1,150,286$0
Jon KylRAZ$125,944$0
Herb KohlDWI$0$0
Amy KlobucharDMN$780,303$0
Mark KirkRIL$2,448,542$0
John KerryDMA$403,350$0
Tim JohnsonDSD$489,090$0
Ron JohnsonRWI$1,065,841$0
Mike JohannsRNE$915,646$0
Johnny IsaksonRGA$1,360,482$0
Dan InouyeDHI$449,280$0
Jim InhofeROK$1,135,119$0
Kay Bailey HutchisonRTX$315,641$0
John HoevenRND$649,750$0
Dean HellerRNV$1,596,539$0
Orrin HatchRUT$1,389,103$0
Tom HarkinDIA$569,260$0
Kay HaganDNC$471,387$0
Chuck GrassleyRIA$1,065,424$0
Lindsey GrahamRSC$947,911$0
Kirsten GillibrandDNY$1,751,083$0
Alan FrankenDMN$258,843$0
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$631,159$0
Mike EnziRWY$335,600$0
Dick DurbinDIL$935,895$0
Jim DeMintRSC$1,102,406$0
Mike CrapoRID$692,310$0
John CornynRTX$2,563,783$0
Bob CorkerRTN$1,837,591$0
Chris CoonsDDE$292,673$0
Gaylord Kent ConradDND$173,550$0
Susan CollinsRME$1,182,909$0
William Thad CochranRMS$425,156$0
Tom CoburnROK$471,960$0
Daniel CoatsRIN$781,250$0
Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$2,827,162$0
Bob CaseyDPA$927,579$0
Tom CarperDDE$762,012$0
Ben CardinDMD$572,557$0
Maria CantwellDWA$310,773$0
Richard BurrRNC$1,731,945$0
Sherrod BrownDOH$1,032,294$0
Scott BrownRMA$3,271,055$0
Barbara BoxerDCA$620,442$0
John BoozmanRAR$601,488$0
Roy BluntRMO$2,811,126$0
Richard BlumenthalDCT$270,125$0
Jesse "Jeff" BingamanDNM$93,600$0
Michael BennetDCO$559,826$0
Mark BegichDAK$273,169$0
Max BaucusDMT$1,508,232$0
John BarrassoRWY$1,020,367$0
Kelly AyotteRNH$908,071$0
Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$877,310$0
Daniel K. AkakaDHI$22,000$0

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Daniel K. AkakaDHI$22,000$0
Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$877,310$0
Kelly AyotteRNH$908,071$0
John BarrassoRWY$1,020,367$0
Max BaucusDMT$1,508,232$0
Mark BegichDAK$273,169$0
Michael BennetDCO$559,826$0
Jesse "Jeff" BingamanDNM$93,600$0
Richard BlumenthalDCT$270,125$0
Roy BluntRMO$2,811,126$0
John BoozmanRAR$601,488$0
Barbara BoxerDCA$620,442$0
Scott BrownRMA$3,271,055$0
Sherrod BrownDOH$1,032,294$0
Richard BurrRNC$1,731,945$0
Maria CantwellDWA$310,773$0
Ben CardinDMD$572,557$0
Tom CarperDDE$762,012$0
Bob CaseyDPA$927,579$0
Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$2,827,162$0
Daniel CoatsRIN$781,250$0
Tom CoburnROK$471,960$0
William Thad CochranRMS$425,156$0
Susan CollinsRME$1,182,909$0
Gaylord Kent ConradDND$173,550$0
Chris CoonsDDE$292,673$0
Bob CorkerRTN$1,837,591$0
John CornynRTX$2,563,783$0
Mike CrapoRID$692,310$0
Jim DeMintRSC$1,102,406$0
Dick DurbinDIL$935,895$0
Mike EnziRWY$335,600$0
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$631,159$0
Alan FrankenDMN$258,843$0
Kirsten GillibrandDNY$1,751,083$0
Lindsey GrahamRSC$947,911$0
Chuck GrassleyRIA$1,065,424$0
Kay HaganDNC$471,387$0
Tom HarkinDIA$569,260$0
Orrin HatchRUT$1,389,103$0
Dean HellerRNV$1,596,539$0
John HoevenRND$649,750$0
Kay Bailey HutchisonRTX$315,641$0
Jim InhofeROK$1,135,119$0
Dan InouyeDHI$449,280$0
Johnny IsaksonRGA$1,360,482$0
Mike JohannsRNE$915,646$0
Ron JohnsonRWI$1,065,841$0
Tim JohnsonDSD$489,090$0
John KerryDMA$403,350$0
Mark KirkRIL$2,448,542$0
Amy KlobucharDMN$780,303$0
Herb KohlDWI$0$0
Jon KylRAZ$125,944$0
Mary LandrieuDLA$1,150,286$0
Frank LautenbergDNJ$368,525$0
Patrick LeahyDVT$141,585$0
Mike LeeRUT$231,445$0
Carl LevinDMI$390,018$0
Joe LiebermanICT$44,800$0
Dick LugarRIN$805,417$0
Joe ManchinDWV$1,123,355$0
John McCainRAZ$921,694$0
Claire McCaskillDMO$759,198$0
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$3,424,158$0
Bob MenéndezDNJ$1,502,796$0
Jeff MerkleyDOR$220,775$0
Barbara MikulskiDMD$286,315$0
Jerry MoranRKS$1,149,075$0
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$760,231$0
Patty MurrayDWA$831,976$0
Earl "Ben" NelsonDNE$852,105$0
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$1,101,622$0
Rand PaulRKY$721,107$0
Rob PortmanROH$2,607,122$0
Mark PryorDAR$714,662$0
John "Jack" ReedDRI$348,925$0
Harry ReidDNV$1,775,296$0
Jim RischRID$643,875$0
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$1,327,523$0
John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$707,624$0
Marco RubioRFL$2,179,990$0
Bernie SandersIVT$37,025$0
Chuck SchumerDNY$1,405,635$0
Jeff SessionsRAL$706,470$0
Jeanne ShaheenDNH$243,335$0
Richard ShelbyRAL$758,554$0
Olympia SnoweRME$472,934$0
Debbie StabenowDMI$1,022,481$0
Jon TesterDMT$469,858$0
John ThuneRSD$1,706,552$0
Patrick ToomeyRPA$2,870,561$0
Mark UdallDCO$609,013$0
Tom UdallDNM$248,189$0
David VitterRLA$1,637,138$0
Mark WarnerDVA$1,145,331$0
Jim WebbDVA$107,900$0
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$206,132$0
Roger WickerRMS$1,528,799$0
Ron WydenDOR$700,764$0

Interest Groups that supported this bill

$ Donated
Insurance companies, brokers & agents$10,022,988
Republican/Conservative$8,960,737
Restaurants & drinking establishments$4,326,743
Electric Power utilities$4,181,168
Accident & health insurance$3,906,924
Industrial/commercial equipment & materials$3,347,303
Public works, industrial & commercial construction$3,210,448
Engineering, architecture & construction mgmt svcs$3,185,615
Chemicals$3,113,057
Liquor wholesalers$2,630,032
Hotels & motels$2,411,974
Food and kindred products manufacturing$2,406,149
Oil & Gas$2,212,546
Stone, clay, glass & concrete products$2,208,076
Auto dealers, new & used$1,976,529
Residential construction$1,933,092
Petroleum refining & marketing$1,922,936
Milk & dairy producers$1,892,409
Food stores$1,859,544
Trucking companies & services$1,826,104
Airlines$1,758,041
Tobacco & Tobacco products$1,729,514
Commodity brokers/dealers$1,703,588
Electronics manufacturing & services$1,389,229
Pharmaceutical wholesale$1,242,439
Agricultural chemicals (fertilizers & pesticides)$1,176,410
Special trade contractors$1,108,740
Steel$1,080,998
Electrical contractors$958,116
Retail trade$902,721
Meat processing & products$745,550
Fabricated metal products$738,409
Metal mining & processing$725,073
Plastics & Rubber processing & products$692,546
Animal feed & health products$654,700
Aircraft parts & equipment$640,354
Construction equipment$620,890
Textiles & fabrics$604,928
Plumbing, heating & air conditioning$568,225
General business associations$556,835
Aircraft manufacturers$531,150
General aviation (private pilots)$474,650
Lumber and wood products$451,725
Small business associations$398,449
Nuclear energy$384,778
Builders associations$345,971
Lodging & tourism$320,600
Florists & Nursery Services$313,366
Food catering & food services$292,473
Chambers of commerce$262,394
LPG/Liquid Propane dealers & producers$256,200
Wholesale trade$247,683
Pleasure boats$240,700
Manufacturing$234,182
Furniture & appliance stores$198,300
Plumbing & pipe products$184,846
Warehousing$175,750
Physical fitness centers$170,746
Household & office products$138,289
Laundries & dry cleaners$134,407
Motorcycles, snowmobiles & other motorized vehicle$133,150
Personal products manufacturing$113,580
Pro-business associations$105,363
Surveying$104,740
Construction & Public Works$74,250
Aluminum mining/processing$70,650
Labor, anti-union$57,937
Fiscal & tax policy$36,075

Interest Groups that opposed this bill

$ Donated
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