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S. 294 - Foundations for Success Act of 2011

Education. 112th Congress (2011-2012) View bill details
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Summary:
A bill to enhance early care and education. (by CRS) 
Status:
The bill has been introduced. 
There have been no votes on this bill.

Foundations for Success Act of 2011

S. 294 — 112th Congress (2011–2012)

Summary
A bill to enhance early care and education. (by CRS)
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Title
A bill to enhance early care and education.
Other Titles
  • Foundations for Success Act of 2011
Sponsor
Bernard Sanders
Co-Sponsors
Subjects
  • Education
  • Academic performance and assessments
  • Child care and development
  • Child health
  • Education of the disadvantaged
  • Education programs funding
  • Foreign language and bilingual programs
  • Health promotion and preventive care
  • Licensing and registrations
  • Mental health
  • Nutrition and diet
  • Performance measurement
  • Preschool education
  • Special education
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    Major Actions
    Introduced2/07/2011
    Referred to Committee
    Bill History

    There have been no votes on this bill.

    ActionDateDescription
    Introduced2/07/2011
    2/07/2011Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.
    NumberSponsorDate OfferedStatus

    Total contributions given to Senators from interest groups that…

    supported this bill

    $506,001
    $1,040,250
    $1,546,251
    4.4 times as much
    $6,727,065
    $6,727,065

    opposed this bill

    2 Organizations Supported and 2 Opposed; See Which Ones

    Organizations that took a position on
    Foundations for Success Act of 2011

    2 organizations supported this bill

    Children's Defense Fund
    Senator Sanders, Bernie (2011, February 17). Children's Defense Fund Supports ‘Foundations for Success'. Retrieved July 8, 2011, from Senator Bernie Sanders.
    National Education Association
    NEA (2011). NEA-Supported Bills on NCLB. Retrieved July 8, 2011, from National Education Association.

    2 organizations opposed this bill

    Minnesota Free Market Institute
    McIntosh, Sarah (2011, May 16). Vermont’s Sanders Renews Push for Federally Funded Day Care, Preschool . Retrieved July 8, 2011, from School Reform News.
    Reason Foundation
    McIntosh, Sarah (2011, May 16). Vermont’s Sanders Renews Push for Federally Funded Day Care, Preschool . Retrieved July 8, 2011, from School Reform News.

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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$0
    Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$0$23,950
    Kelly AyotteRNH$0$83,016
    John BarrassoRWY$1,000$29,950
    Max BaucusDMT$19,200$0
    Mark BegichDAK$44,150$1,750
    Michael F. BennetDCO$46,700$0
    Jesse "Jeff" BingamanDNM$0$0
    Richard BlumenthalDCT$32,500$0
    Roy BluntRMO$500$119,766
    John BoozmanRAR$0$39,845
    Barbara BoxerDCA$33,666$0
    Scott P. BrownRMA$2,900$617,158
    Sherrod BrownDOH$67,550$0
    Richard BurrRNC$0$54,900
    Maria CantwellDWA$2,500$0
    Ben CardinDMD$20,500$0
    Tom CarperDDE$2,000$0
    Bob CaseyDPA$45,450$0
    Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$2,000$347,798
    Daniel CoatsRIN$0$48,850
    Tom CoburnROK$0$100,093
    William Thad CochranRMS$0$5,300
    Susan M. CollinsRME$1,000$63,050
    Gaylord Kent ConradDND$0$0
    Christopher A. CoonsDDE$19,750$0
    Bob CorkerRTN$0$45,180
    John CornynRTX$0$144,440
    Mike CrapoRID$1,000$700
    Jim DeMintRSC$0$282,970
    Dick DurbinDIL$62,300$0
    John EnsignRNV$0$0
    Mike EnziRWY$1,000$8,000
    Dianne FeinsteinDCA$11,000$1,000
    Al FrankenDMN$49,350$0
    Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$75,600$2,000
    Lindsey GrahamRSC$0$20,558
    Chuck GrassleyRIA$0$40,150
    Kay R. HaganDNC$33,800$0
    Tom HarkinDIA$32,000$0
    Orrin G. HatchRUT$0$26,950
    John HoevenRND$5,000$14,100
    Kay Bailey HutchisonRTX$0$40,300
    Jim InhofeROK$0$60,975
    Dan InouyeDHI$15,000$1,000
    Johnny IsaksonRGA$0$24,750
    Mike JohannsRNE$0$20,246
    Ron JohnsonRWI$0$153,857
    Tim JohnsonDSD$33,019$0
    John F. KerryDMA$20,250$0
    Mark KirkRIL$19,600$246,400
    Amy KlobucharDMN$36,550$0
    Herb KohlDWI$0$0
    Jon KylRAZ$0$5,750
    Mary L. LandrieuDLA$19,550$0
    Frank R. LautenbergDNJ$18,000$0
    Patrick J. LeahyDVT$24,700$0
    Mike LeeRUT$0$29,970
    Carl LevinDMI$20,000$0
    Joe LiebermanICT$0$0
    Dick LugarRIN$0$18,050
    Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$25,500$0
    John McCainRAZ$0$168,393
    Claire McCaskillDMO$43,400$0
    Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$0$234,433
    Bob MenéndezDNJ$21,000$1,000
    Jeff MerkleyDOR$34,700$0
    Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$17,500$0
    Jerry MoranRKS$5,000$16,450
    Lisa MurkowskiRAK$8,500$0
    Patty MurrayDWA$39,166$0
    Earl "Ben" NelsonDNE$10,000$1,000
    Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$21,650$0
    Rand PaulRKY$0$270,940
    Rob PortmanROH$2,400$113,598
    Mark L. PryorDAR$34,000$500
    John "Jack" ReedDRI$24,800$0
    Harry ReidDNV$49,000$4,600
    Jim RischRID$0$180,206
    Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$1,000$102,899
    John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$41,000$0
    Marco RubioRFL$0$947,293
    Bernie SandersIVT$21,600$0
    Chuck SchumerDNY$23,050$4,400
    Jeff SessionsRAL$0$55,970
    Jeanne ShaheenDNH$39,300$0
    Richard C. ShelbyRAL$0$50
    Olympia J. SnoweRME$2,000$19,050
    Debbie StabenowDMI$29,800$0
    Jon TesterDMT$44,250$0
    John ThuneRSD$0$259,743
    Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$0$1,353,192
    Mark UdallDCO$51,900$0
    Tom UdallDNM$48,050$0
    David VitterRLA$0$210,401
    Mark R. WarnerDVA$23,000$0
    Jim WebbDVA$0$0
    Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$36,400$0
    Roger F. WickerRMS$0$60,175
    Ron WydenDOR$27,200$0

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    NamePartyState$ From Interest Groups
    That Supported
    $ From Interest Groups
    That Opposed
    Daniel K. AkakaDHI$2,000$0
    Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$0$23,950
    Kelly AyotteRNH$0$83,016
    John BarrassoRWY$1,000$29,950
    Max BaucusDMT$19,200$0
    Mark BegichDAK$44,150$1,750
    Michael F. BennetDCO$46,700$0
    Jesse "Jeff" BingamanDNM$0$0
    Richard BlumenthalDCT$32,500$0
    Roy BluntRMO$500$119,766
    John BoozmanRAR$0$39,845
    Barbara BoxerDCA$33,666$0
    Scott P. BrownRMA$2,900$617,158
    Sherrod BrownDOH$67,550$0
    Richard BurrRNC$0$54,900
    Maria CantwellDWA$2,500$0
    Ben CardinDMD$20,500$0
    Tom CarperDDE$2,000$0
    Bob CaseyDPA$45,450$0
    Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$2,000$347,798
    Daniel CoatsRIN$0$48,850
    Tom CoburnROK$0$100,093
    William Thad CochranRMS$0$5,300
    Susan M. CollinsRME$1,000$63,050
    Gaylord Kent ConradDND$0$0
    Christopher A. CoonsDDE$19,750$0
    Bob CorkerRTN$0$45,180
    John CornynRTX$0$144,440
    Mike CrapoRID$1,000$700
    Jim DeMintRSC$0$282,970
    Dick DurbinDIL$62,300$0
    John EnsignRNV$0$0
    Mike EnziRWY$1,000$8,000
    Dianne FeinsteinDCA$11,000$1,000
    Al FrankenDMN$49,350$0
    Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$75,600$2,000
    Lindsey GrahamRSC$0$20,558
    Chuck GrassleyRIA$0$40,150
    Kay R. HaganDNC$33,800$0
    Tom HarkinDIA$32,000$0
    Orrin G. HatchRUT$0$26,950
    John HoevenRND$5,000$14,100
    Kay Bailey HutchisonRTX$0$40,300
    Jim InhofeROK$0$60,975
    Dan InouyeDHI$15,000$1,000
    Johnny IsaksonRGA$0$24,750
    Mike JohannsRNE$0$20,246
    Ron JohnsonRWI$0$153,857
    Tim JohnsonDSD$33,019$0
    John F. KerryDMA$20,250$0
    Mark KirkRIL$19,600$246,400
    Amy KlobucharDMN$36,550$0
    Herb KohlDWI$0$0
    Jon KylRAZ$0$5,750
    Mary L. LandrieuDLA$19,550$0
    Frank R. LautenbergDNJ$18,000$0
    Patrick J. LeahyDVT$24,700$0
    Mike LeeRUT$0$29,970
    Carl LevinDMI$20,000$0
    Joe LiebermanICT$0$0
    Dick LugarRIN$0$18,050
    Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$25,500$0
    John McCainRAZ$0$168,393
    Claire McCaskillDMO$43,400$0
    Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$0$234,433
    Bob MenéndezDNJ$21,000$1,000
    Jeff MerkleyDOR$34,700$0
    Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$17,500$0
    Jerry MoranRKS$5,000$16,450
    Lisa MurkowskiRAK$8,500$0
    Patty MurrayDWA$39,166$0
    Earl "Ben" NelsonDNE$10,000$1,000
    Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$21,650$0
    Rand PaulRKY$0$270,940
    Rob PortmanROH$2,400$113,598
    Mark L. PryorDAR$34,000$500
    John "Jack" ReedDRI$24,800$0
    Harry ReidDNV$49,000$4,600
    Jim RischRID$0$180,206
    Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$1,000$102,899
    John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$41,000$0
    Marco RubioRFL$0$947,293
    Bernie SandersIVT$21,600$0
    Chuck SchumerDNY$23,050$4,400
    Jeff SessionsRAL$0$55,970
    Jeanne ShaheenDNH$39,300$0
    Richard C. ShelbyRAL$0$50
    Olympia J. SnoweRME$2,000$19,050
    Debbie StabenowDMI$29,800$0
    Jon TesterDMT$44,250$0
    John ThuneRSD$0$259,743
    Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$0$1,353,192
    Mark UdallDCO$51,900$0
    Tom UdallDNM$48,050$0
    David VitterRLA$0$210,401
    Mark R. WarnerDVA$23,000$0
    Jim WebbDVA$0$0
    Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$36,400$0
    Roger F. WickerRMS$0$60,175
    Ron WydenDOR$27,200$0

    Interest Groups that supported this bill

    $ Donated
    Teachers unions$1,040,250
    Children's rights$506,001

    Interest Groups that opposed this bill

    $ Donated
    Republican/Conservative$6,727,065
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