S. 1751 - Coal Residuals Reuse and Management Act

Environmental protection. 112th Congress (2011-2012) View bill details
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Summary:
A bill to amend subtitle D of the Solid Waste Disposal Act to facilitate recovery and beneficial use, and provide for the proper management and disposal, of materials generated by the combustion of coal and other fossil fuels. (by CRS) 
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Coal Residuals Reuse and Management Act

S. 1751 — 112th Congress (2011–2012)

Summary
A bill to amend subtitle D of the Solid Waste Disposal Act to facilitate recovery and beneficial use, and provide for the proper management and disposal, of materials generated by the combustion of coal and other fossil fuels. (by CRS)
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Title
A bill to amend subtitle D of the Solid Waste Disposal Act to facilitate recovery and beneficial use, and provide for the proper management and disposal, of materials generated by the combustion of coal and other fossil fuels.
Other Titles
  • Coal Residuals Reuse and Management Act
Sponsor
John Hoeven
Co-Sponsors
Subjects
  • Environmental protection
  • Administrative remedies
  • Air quality
  • Coal
  • Electric power generation and transmission
  • Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
  • Environmental assessment, monitoring, research
  • Environmental regulatory procedures
  • Hazardous wastes and toxic substances
  • Intergovernmental relations
  • Licensing and registrations
  • Solid waste and recycling
  • State and local government operations
  • Water quality
Related Bills
Major Actions
Introduced10/20/2011
Referred to Committee
Bill History

There have been no votes on this bill.

ActionDateDescription
Introduced10/20/2011
10/20/2011Read twice and referred to the Committee on Environment and Public Works.
10/20/2011Sponsor introductory remarks on measure.
NumberSponsorDate OfferedStatus
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Contributions

  1. January - February 2007 For $260,750 Against $176,400
  2. March - April 2007 For $983,413 Against $600,706
  3. May - June 2007 For $662,703 Against $651,077
  4. July - August 2007 For $291,775 Against $295,945
  5. September - October 2007 For $692,244 Against $614,183
  6. November - December 2007 For $582,950 Against $806,757
  7. January - February 2008 For $385,146 Against $456,261
  8. March - April 2008 For $691,719 Against $742,728
  9. May - June 2008 For $792,766 Against $876,409
  10. July - August 2008 For $362,138 Against $595,366
  11. September - October 2008 For $1,007,696 Against $1,503,315
  12. November - December 2008 For $378,969 Against $230,667
  13. January - February 2009 For $260,522 Against $163,717
  14. March - April 2009 For $598,805 Against $523,875
  15. May - June 2009 For $690,988 Against $676,082
  16. July - August 2009 For $459,945 Against $389,750
  17. September - October 2009 For $662,410 Against $562,878
  18. November - December 2009 For $476,377 Against $546,500
  19. January - February 2010 For $418,605 Against $594,643
  20. March - April 2010 For $840,338 Against $977,915
  21. May - June 2010 For $806,997 Against $882,427
  22. July - August 2010 For $1,035,398 Against $887,804
  23. September - October 2010 For $1,574,693 Against $1,945,805
  24. November - December 2010 For $176,608 Against $217,261
  25. January - February 2011 For $250,006 Against $299,383
  26. March - April 2011 For $708,667 Against $784,457
  27. May - June 2011 For $690,331 Against $688,178
  28. July - August 2011 For $415,130 Against $370,913
  29. September - October 2011 For $588,029 Against $711,241
  30. November - December 2011 For $352,444 Against $539,076
  31. January - February 2012 For $294,328 Against $317,990
  32. March - April 2012 For $549,336 Against $711,324
  33. May - June 2012 For $547,161 Against $670,380
  34. July - August 2012 For $367,291 Against $648,096
  35. September - October 2012 For $598,195 Against $1,187,295
  36. November - December 2012 For $226,100 Against $166,092

Votes

    19 Organizations Supported and 83 Opposed; See Which Ones

    Organizations that took a position on
    Coal Residuals Reuse and Management Act

    19 organizations supported this bill

    American Coal Council
    undersigned organizations (2011, October 12). Stakeholders Support Passage of The Coal Residuals Reuse and Management Act. Retrieved June 28, 2012, from House Energy and Commerce Committee.
    American Concrete Pressure Pipe Association
    undersigned organizations (2011, October 12). Stakeholders Support Passage of The Coal Residuals Reuse and Management Act. Retrieved June 28, 2012, from House Energy and Commerce Committee.
    American Forest & Paper Association
    undersigned organizations (2011, October 12). Stakeholders Support Passage of The Coal Residuals Reuse and Management Act. Retrieved June 28, 2012, from House Energy and Commerce Committee.
    American Road & Transportation Builders Association
    undersigned organizations (2011, October 12). Stakeholders Support Passage of The Coal Residuals Reuse and Management Act. Retrieved June 28, 2012, from House Energy and Commerce Committee.
    Associated Builders & Contractors
    undersigned organizations (2011, October 12). Stakeholders Support Passage of The Coal Residuals Reuse and Management Act. Retrieved June 28, 2012, from House Energy and Commerce Committee.
    Associated General Contractors of America
    AGC (2011, June 22). Re: Support McKinley H.R. 1391: Coal Residuals Reuse and Management Act. Retrieved July 22, 2011, from Clean Water Network.
    Association of American Railroads
    undersigned organizations (2011, October 12). Stakeholders Support Passage of The Coal Residuals Reuse and Management Act. Retrieved June 28, 2012, from House Energy and Commerce Committee.
    Council of Industrial Boiler Owners
    undersigned organizations (2011, October 12). Stakeholders Support Passage of The Coal Residuals Reuse and Management Act. Retrieved June 28, 2012, from House Energy and Commerce Committee.
    Edison Electric Institute
    undersigned organizations (2011, June 21). Dear Chairman Shimkus and Ranking Member Green:. Retrieved July 22, 2011, from Clean Water Network.
    Environmental Council of the States
    ECOS (2011, June 21). RE: Letter of Support for Manager's Amendment to H.R. 1391. Retrieved July 22, 2011, from House Energy & Commerce Republicans.
    National Association of Manufacturers
    undersigned organizations (2011, October 12). Stakeholders Support Passage of The Coal Residuals Reuse and Management Act. Retrieved June 28, 2012, from House Energy and Commerce Committee.
    National Mining Association
    undersigned organizations (2011, October 12). Stakeholders Support Passage of The Coal Residuals Reuse and Management Act. Retrieved June 28, 2012, from House Energy and Commerce Committee.
    National Ready Mixed Concrete Association
    undersigned organizations (2011, October 12). Stakeholders Support Passage of The Coal Residuals Reuse and Management Act. Retrieved June 28, 2012, from House Energy and Commerce Committee.
    National Rural Electric Cooperative Association
    English, Glenn (2011, June 22). NRECA Letter to Chairman Upton. Retrieved June 28, 2012, from House Energy and Commerce Committee.
    U.S. Chamber of Commerce
    Josten, R. Bruce (2011, October 13). Key Vote Letter Supporting H.R. 2273, the "Coal Residuals Reuse and Management Act". Retrieved June 28, 2012, from US Chamber of Commerce.
    United Mine Workers of America
    (2011, October 11). WMW Letter to Representatives. Retrieved June 28, 2012, from USW.
    United Transportation Union
    Stem, James A. Jr. (2011, October 13). Re: HR 2273 - the Coal Residuals Reuse and Management Act. Retrieved June 28, 2012, from House Energy and Commerce Committee.
    Utility Solid Waste Activities Group
    undersigned organizations (2011, June 21). Dear Chairman Shimkus and Ranking Member Green:. Retrieved July 22, 2011, from EEI.
    Western Business Roundtable
    Propst, Holly (2011, October 12). WBR Letter to Representatives. Retrieved June 28, 2012, from House Energy and Commerce Committee.

    83 organizations opposed this bill

    Air Alliance Houston
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    Alabama Environmental Council
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    Alabama Rivers Alliance
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    Alliance for the Great Lakes
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    Appalachian Voices
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    As You Sow
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    B.E. Cause Group
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    Bastrop County Environmental Network
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    Black Warrior Riverkeeper
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    Center For Coalfield Justice
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    Chesapeake Climate Action Network
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    Citizen Advocates United To Safeguard The Environment
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    Citizens Against Ruining The Environment
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    Citizens Coal Council
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    Citizens' Environmental Coalition
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    Civil Society Institute
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    Clark Atlanta University
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    Clean Air Task Force
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    Clean Air Watch
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    Clean Water Action
    CWA (2011, November 8). Coal's Dirty Backside. Retrieved June 28, 2012, from Clean Water Action.
    Clean Water Network
    CWN (2011). Coal Residuals Reuse and Management Act. Retrieved July 22, 2011, from Clean Water Network.
    Clean Wisconsin Action Fund PAC
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    Coal River Mountain Watch
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    Dakota Resource Council
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    Defenders of Wildlife
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    Delaware Riverkeeper Network
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    Earthjustice
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    Ecology Center
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    Environment America
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    Environmental Health Fund
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    Environmental Integrity Project
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    Environmental Justice Resource Center
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    Environmental Ministry Committee, First Presbyterian Church
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    Fall-line Alliance for Clean Environment
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    For The Love Of Nature
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    French Broad Riverkeeper
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    Glynn Environmental Coalition
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    Great Old Broads for Wilderness
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    Great Plains Alliance For Clean Energy
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    GreenLaw
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    Group Against Smog And Pollution
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    Healthlink
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    Hoosier Environmental Council
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    Horry Environmental Action Team
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    Interfaith Power & Light
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    Iowa Environmental Council
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    Kentucky Environmental Foundation
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    Kentucky Resources Council
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    League of Conservation Voters
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    Legal Environmental Aid Foundation (leaf) Of Indiana, Inc.
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    Lone Tree Council
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    Milwaukee Riverkeeper
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    Missouri Coalition for the Environment
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    Multi-county Coalition
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    Natural Resources Defense Council
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    New Mexico Environmental Law Center
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    North Carolina Environmental Justice Network
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    Northwest Environmental Defense Center
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    Ogeechee Riverkeeper
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    Ohio Environmental Council
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    Ohio River Foundation
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    Ohio Valley Environmental Coalition
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    OMB Watch
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    Our Children's Earth Foundation
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    Physicians for Social Responsibility
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    Plateau Action Network
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    Prairie Rivers Network
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    Resurrection Bay Conservation Alliance
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    Save Our Rivers
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    Sierra Club
    SC (2011). Protect Our Communities from Coal Ash . Retrieved July 22, 2011, from Sierra Club.
    South Carolina Coastal Conservation League
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    Southern Alliance for Clean Energy
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    Southern Environmental Law Center
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    Sustainable Energy and Economic Development Coalition
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    Tennessee Clean Water Network
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    Texas Environmental Justice Advocacy Services
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    Wenham Lake Watershed Association
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    West Virginia Highlands Conservancy
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    Western Environmental Law Center
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    Western Organization of Resource Councils
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    Wise Energy for Virginia
    WEV (2011, December 7). Hello Senator… Please Protect Us from Coal Ash Waste!. Retrieved June 28, 2012, from WEV.
    Women's Voices for the Earth
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.
    Youghiogheny Riverkeeper
    undersigned organization (2011, July 7). RE: Letter of Opposition to the Recycling Coal Combustion Residuals Accessibility Act of 2011 (H.R. 2273). Retrieved July 22, 2011, from US Climate Network.

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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.
    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$8,000
    Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$164,100$154,500
    Kelly AyotteRNH$172,290$75,750
    John BarrassoRWY$396,381$282,133
    Max BaucusDMT$409,686$364,511
    Mark BegichDAK$101,552$180,221
    Michael F. BennetDCO$117,616$448,561
    Jesse "Jeff" BingamanDNM$58,000$19,983
    Richard BlumenthalDCT$22,500$221,645
    Roy BluntRMO$650,476$342,083
    John BoozmanRAR$208,445$90,500
    Barbara BoxerDCA$229,690$798,666
    Scott P. BrownRMA$411,060$674,216
    Sherrod BrownDOH$190,700$942,468
    Richard BurrRNC$335,819$202,405
    Maria CantwellDWA$107,841$275,614
    Ben CardinDMD$102,500$221,460
    Tom CarperDDE$102,500$71,216
    Bob CaseyDPA$203,797$388,966
    Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$618,208$221,968
    Daniel CoatsRIN$118,100$58,550
    Tom CoburnROK$60,800$40,150
    William Thad CochranRMS$117,550$45,950
    Susan M. CollinsRME$238,749$179,819
    Gaylord Kent ConradDND$59,800$16,250
    Christopher A. CoonsDDE$41,600$117,454
    Bob CorkerRTN$324,378$323,472
    John CornynRTX$327,350$426,823
    Mike CrapoRID$165,284$36,222
    Jim DeMintRSC$221,643$71,250
    Dick DurbinDIL$228,600$324,035
    Mike EnziRWY$93,600$27,800
    Dianne FeinsteinDCA$125,000$174,718
    Al FrankenDMN$65,310$651,370
    Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$210,776$656,773
    Lindsey GrahamRSC$344,481$79,283
    Chuck GrassleyRIA$227,829$134,310
    Kay R. HaganDNC$60,750$301,244
    Tom HarkinDIA$78,356$265,565
    Orrin G. HatchRUT$261,550$203,532
    Dean HellerRNV$395,746$195,392
    John HoevenRND$212,256$44,300
    Kay Bailey HutchisonRTX$32,230$56,150
    Jim InhofeROK$399,200$75,133
    Dan InouyeDHI$80,600$85,400
    Johnny IsaksonRGA$313,269$103,200
    Mike JohannsRNE$146,300$49,300
    Ron JohnsonRWI$117,328$123,922
    Tim JohnsonDSD$135,089$88,979
    John F. KerryDMA$129,050$130,770
    Mark KirkRIL$335,070$428,349
    Amy KlobucharDMN$125,016$142,360
    Herb KohlDWI$0$0
    Jon KylRAZ$13,500$5,000
    Mary L. LandrieuDLA$239,500$342,257
    Frank R. LautenbergDNJ$138,682$117,569
    Patrick J. LeahyDVT$18,685$73,925
    Mike LeeRUT$81,745$31,499
    Carl LevinDMI$36,250$206,595
    Joe LiebermanICT$3,000$3,600
    Dick LugarRIN$120,400$120,563
    Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$987,148$228,113
    John McCainRAZ$189,000$145,730
    Claire McCaskillDMO$351,550$613,777
    Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$869,230$577,450
    Bob MenéndezDNJ$155,200$552,250
    Jeff MerkleyDOR$56,125$310,793
    Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$68,500$159,808
    Jerry MoranRKS$320,330$89,400
    Lisa MurkowskiRAK$367,800$56,300
    Patty MurrayDWA$312,349$394,520
    Earl "Ben" NelsonDNE$141,350$120,208
    Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$235,700$506,191
    Rand PaulRKY$181,360$229,091
    Rob PortmanROH$503,310$196,550
    Mark L. PryorDAR$189,548$79,245
    John "Jack" ReedDRI$45,100$77,185
    Harry ReidDNV$324,700$744,405
    Jim RischRID$208,136$22,500
    Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$207,399$122,500
    John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$285,111$212,357
    Marco RubioRFL$252,675$357,952
    Bernie SandersIVT$9,250$128,303
    Chuck SchumerDNY$94,260$427,175
    Jeff SessionsRAL$283,765$81,950
    Jeanne ShaheenDNH$92,850$280,953
    Richard C. ShelbyRAL$165,100$61,100
    Olympia J. SnoweRME$128,050$77,550
    Debbie StabenowDMI$173,750$421,884
    Jon TesterDMT$125,950$495,756
    John ThuneRSD$363,218$111,775
    Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$408,710$319,580
    Mark UdallDCO$192,844$599,915
    Tom UdallDNM$89,750$367,761
    David VitterRLA$221,523$331,306
    Mark R. WarnerDVA$281,773$319,623
    Jim WebbDVA$59,150$8,600
    Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$36,400$177,066
    Roger F. WickerRMS$365,776$206,975
    Ron WydenDOR$287,650$255,600

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    NamePartyState$ From Interest Groups
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    $ From Interest Groups
    That Opposed
    Daniel K. AkakaDHI$2,000$8,000
    Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$164,100$154,500
    Kelly AyotteRNH$172,290$75,750
    John BarrassoRWY$396,381$282,133
    Max BaucusDMT$409,686$364,511
    Mark BegichDAK$101,552$180,221
    Michael F. BennetDCO$117,616$448,561
    Jesse "Jeff" BingamanDNM$58,000$19,983
    Richard BlumenthalDCT$22,500$221,645
    Roy BluntRMO$650,476$342,083
    John BoozmanRAR$208,445$90,500
    Barbara BoxerDCA$229,690$798,666
    Scott P. BrownRMA$411,060$674,216
    Sherrod BrownDOH$190,700$942,468
    Richard BurrRNC$335,819$202,405
    Maria CantwellDWA$107,841$275,614
    Ben CardinDMD$102,500$221,460
    Tom CarperDDE$102,500$71,216
    Bob CaseyDPA$203,797$388,966
    Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$618,208$221,968
    Daniel CoatsRIN$118,100$58,550
    Tom CoburnROK$60,800$40,150
    William Thad CochranRMS$117,550$45,950
    Susan M. CollinsRME$238,749$179,819
    Gaylord Kent ConradDND$59,800$16,250
    Christopher A. CoonsDDE$41,600$117,454
    Bob CorkerRTN$324,378$323,472
    John CornynRTX$327,350$426,823
    Mike CrapoRID$165,284$36,222
    Jim DeMintRSC$221,643$71,250
    Dick DurbinDIL$228,600$324,035
    Mike EnziRWY$93,600$27,800
    Dianne FeinsteinDCA$125,000$174,718
    Al FrankenDMN$65,310$651,370
    Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$210,776$656,773
    Lindsey GrahamRSC$344,481$79,283
    Chuck GrassleyRIA$227,829$134,310
    Kay R. HaganDNC$60,750$301,244
    Tom HarkinDIA$78,356$265,565
    Orrin G. HatchRUT$261,550$203,532
    Dean HellerRNV$395,746$195,392
    John HoevenRND$212,256$44,300
    Kay Bailey HutchisonRTX$32,230$56,150
    Jim InhofeROK$399,200$75,133
    Dan InouyeDHI$80,600$85,400
    Johnny IsaksonRGA$313,269$103,200
    Mike JohannsRNE$146,300$49,300
    Ron JohnsonRWI$117,328$123,922
    Tim JohnsonDSD$135,089$88,979
    John F. KerryDMA$129,050$130,770
    Mark KirkRIL$335,070$428,349
    Amy KlobucharDMN$125,016$142,360
    Herb KohlDWI$0$0
    Jon KylRAZ$13,500$5,000
    Mary L. LandrieuDLA$239,500$342,257
    Frank R. LautenbergDNJ$138,682$117,569
    Patrick J. LeahyDVT$18,685$73,925
    Mike LeeRUT$81,745$31,499
    Carl LevinDMI$36,250$206,595
    Joe LiebermanICT$3,000$3,600
    Dick LugarRIN$120,400$120,563
    Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$987,148$228,113
    John McCainRAZ$189,000$145,730
    Claire McCaskillDMO$351,550$613,777
    Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$869,230$577,450
    Bob MenéndezDNJ$155,200$552,250
    Jeff MerkleyDOR$56,125$310,793
    Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$68,500$159,808
    Jerry MoranRKS$320,330$89,400
    Lisa MurkowskiRAK$367,800$56,300
    Patty MurrayDWA$312,349$394,520
    Earl "Ben" NelsonDNE$141,350$120,208
    Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$235,700$506,191
    Rand PaulRKY$181,360$229,091
    Rob PortmanROH$503,310$196,550
    Mark L. PryorDAR$189,548$79,245
    John "Jack" ReedDRI$45,100$77,185
    Harry ReidDNV$324,700$744,405
    Jim RischRID$208,136$22,500
    Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$207,399$122,500
    John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$285,111$212,357
    Marco RubioRFL$252,675$357,952
    Bernie SandersIVT$9,250$128,303
    Chuck SchumerDNY$94,260$427,175
    Jeff SessionsRAL$283,765$81,950
    Jeanne ShaheenDNH$92,850$280,953
    Richard C. ShelbyRAL$165,100$61,100
    Olympia J. SnoweRME$128,050$77,550
    Debbie StabenowDMI$173,750$421,884
    Jon TesterDMT$125,950$495,756
    John ThuneRSD$363,218$111,775
    Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$408,710$319,580
    Mark UdallDCO$192,844$599,915
    Tom UdallDNM$89,750$367,761
    David VitterRLA$221,523$331,306
    Mark R. WarnerDVA$281,773$319,623
    Jim WebbDVA$59,150$8,600
    Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$36,400$177,066
    Roger F. WickerRMS$365,776$206,975
    Ron WydenDOR$287,650$255,600

    Interest Groups that supported this bill

    $ Donated
    Electric Power utilities$4,250,585
    Railroads$3,791,667
    Coal mining$2,964,560
    Stone, clay, glass & concrete products$2,338,751
    Forestry & Forest Products$1,999,422
    Waste management$808,706
    Transportation unions$795,350
    Mining$759,112
    Rural electric cooperatives$703,169
    Heavy industrial manufacturing$421,820
    General business associations$412,685
    Manufacturing$345,269
    Builders associations$343,971
    Chambers of commerce$274,854
    Plumbing & pipe products$236,802
    Mining unions$155,500
    Construction & Public Works$78,750

    Interest Groups that opposed this bill

    $ Donated
    Physicians$9,698,354
    Schools & colleges$7,379,220
    Environmental policy$3,200,326
    Health care services$2,347,978
    Churches, clergy & religious organizations$381,868
    Consumer groups$5,150
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