S. 33 - A Bill to Designate a Portion of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge As Wilderness.

Public lands and natural resources. 112th Congress (2011-2012) View bill details
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A bill to designate a portion of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge as wilderness. (by CRS) 
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A Bill to Designate a Portion of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge As Wilderness.

S. 33 — 112th Congress (2011–2012)

Summary
A bill to designate a portion of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge as wilderness. (by CRS)
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Title
A bill to designate a portion of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge as wilderness.
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    Sponsor
    Joseph I. Lieberman
    Co-Sponsors
    Subjects
    • Public lands and natural resources
    • Alaska
    • Arctic and polar regions
    • Wilderness and natural areas, wildlife refuges, wild rivers, habitats
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      Major Actions
      Introduced1/25/2011
      Referred to Committee
      Bill History

      There have been no votes on this bill.

      ActionDateDescription
      Introduced1/25/2011
      1/25/2011Read twice and referred to the Committee on Environment and Public Works.
      1/25/2011Sponsor introductory remarks on measure.
      NumberSponsorDate OfferedStatus
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      Contributions

      1. January - February 2007 For $32,350 Against $55,250
      2. March - April 2007 For $54,305 Against $107,450
      3. May - June 2007 For $97,600 Against $126,700
      4. July - August 2007 For $35,400 Against $77,400
      5. September - October 2007 For $92,355 Against $119,186
      6. November - December 2007 For $164,635 Against $147,750
      7. January - February 2008 For $48,000 Against $144,450
      8. March - April 2008 For $131,747 Against $121,400
      9. May - June 2008 For $193,908 Against $132,900
      10. July - August 2008 For $109,708 Against $113,025
      11. September - October 2008 For $326,929 Against $151,374
      12. November - December 2008 For $36,981 Against $52,500
      13. January - February 2009 For $14,550 Against $29,040
      14. March - April 2009 For $41,000 Against $106,450
      15. May - June 2009 For $67,444 Against $164,750
      16. July - August 2009 For $16,200 Against $128,414
      17. September - October 2009 For $55,650 Against $161,497
      18. November - December 2009 For $32,200 Against $76,325
      19. January - February 2010 For $48,390 Against $124,865
      20. March - April 2010 For $111,300 Against $195,595
      21. May - June 2010 For $84,958 Against $184,000
      22. July - August 2010 For $116,854 Against $152,050
      23. September - October 2010 For $356,466 Against $350,932
      24. November - December 2010 For $12,661 Against $51,800
      25. January - February 2011 For $35,400 Against $20,950
      26. March - April 2011 For $125,867 Against $163,580
      27. May - June 2011 For $75,729 Against $123,800
      28. July - August 2011 For $29,733 Against $103,773
      29. September - October 2011 For $102,984 Against $101,748
      30. November - December 2011 For $96,450 Against $101,408
      31. January - February 2012 For $42,200 Against $63,350
      32. March - April 2012 For $71,483 Against $145,250
      33. May - June 2012 For $115,272 Against $73,413
      34. July - August 2012 For $77,650 Against $79,550
      35. September - October 2012 For $222,061 Against $71,543
      36. November - December 2012 For $28,502 Against $48,800

      Votes

        4 Organizations Supported and 4 Opposed; See Which Ones

        Organizations that took a position on
        A Bill to Designate a Portion of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge As Wilderness.

        4 organizations supported this bill

        Alaska Wilderness League
        Alaska Wilderness League., Defenders of Wildlife., Northern Alaska Environmental Center, League of Conservation Voters. & The Wilderness Society. (2011, January 25). Sen. Lieberman introduces bill to protect the Arctic Refuge from drilling. Retrieved February 10, 2011, from Alaska Wilderness League.
        Friends of Animals
        Friends of Animals (2005, February 3). Supporters Rally to Protect the Arctic Refuge. Retrieved February 24, 2011, from Friends of Animals.
        National Wildlife Refuge Association
        National Wildlife Refuge Association (2011, February 4). Rep. Markey and Sen. Lieberman Introduce Arctic Wilderness Bills. Retrieved February 10, 2011, from The National Wildlife Refuge Association.
        Sierra Club
        Sierra Club (2009, January 14). Bill Would Protect Arctic Refuge as Wilderness. Retrieved February 10, 2011, from Sierra Club.

        4 organizations opposed this bill

        Alaska Oil and Gas Association
        Brady, Jeff. (2011, January 3). Battle Heats Up Over Alaskan Petroleum Reserve. npr.org. Retrieved February 10, 2011, from http://www.npr.org/2011/01/03/132490327/battle-heats-up-over-alaskan-petroleum-reserve.
        Arctic Power
        Arctic Power (2011). ANWR Wilderness Legislation Initiated in Congress. Retrieved February 10, 2011, from anwr.org.
        Arctic Slope Regional Corporation
        Governor of Alaska, Sean Parnell (2011, January 17). Governor Welcomes Effort to Fight Designation. Retrieved February 10, 2011, from Alaska.gov.
        Bering Straits Native Corporation
        Alaska Newspapers Staff (2011, January 17). Native groups announce they will sue over polar bear decision. Cordova Times. Retrieved February 10, 2011, from http://www.thecordovatimes.com/article/1103native_groups_announce_they_will_sue_over.

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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$0$2,000
        Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$500$18,600
        Kelly AyotteRNH$1,000$40,333
        John BarrassoRWY$0$74,150
        Max BaucusDMT$25,750$60,950
        Mark BegichDAK$100,674$78,400
        Michael F. BennetDCO$162,411$35,525
        Jesse "Jeff" BingamanDNM$250$14,300
        Richard BlumenthalDCT$78,056$7,500
        Roy BluntRMO$0$135,150
        John BoozmanRAR$0$44,802
        Barbara BoxerDCA$262,792$1,750
        Scott P. BrownRMA$9,800$158,450
        Sherrod BrownDOH$118,221$7,450
        Richard BurrRNC$16,550$30,600
        Maria CantwellDWA$116,613$19,666
        Ben CardinDMD$12,275$10,500
        Tom CarperDDE$7,800$4,900
        Bob CaseyDPA$34,504$13,900
        Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$0$53,900
        Daniel CoatsRIN$0$52,183
        Tom CoburnROK$0$41,300
        William Thad CochranRMS$2,300$21,753
        Susan M. CollinsRME$18,400$6,250
        Gaylord Kent ConradDND$0$19,450
        Christopher A. CoonsDDE$12,177$1,873
        Bob CorkerRTN$0$40,650
        John CornynRTX$0$442,950
        Mike CrapoRID$1,300$14,900
        Jim DeMintRSC$8,950$35,800
        Dick DurbinDIL$25,910$6,050
        John EnsignRNV$0$0
        Mike EnziRWY$0$15,000
        Dianne FeinsteinDCA$20,850$2,500
        Al FrankenDMN$151,753$5,540
        Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$103,734$13,366
        Lindsey GrahamRSC$1,250$4,800
        Chuck GrassleyRIA$0$8,100
        Kay R. HaganDNC$45,697$6,050
        Tom HarkinDIA$17,065$22,386
        Orrin G. HatchRUT$1,000$80,300
        John HoevenRND$0$90,600
        Kay Bailey HutchisonRTX$2,300$55,200
        Jim InhofeROK$0$178,750
        Dan InouyeDHI$4,700$8,900
        Johnny IsaksonRGA$4,900$21,450
        Mike JohannsRNE$500$10,050
        Ron JohnsonRWI$0$30,350
        Tim JohnsonDSD$10,300$20,700
        John F. KerryDMA$18,920$500
        Mark KirkRIL$27,810$31,000
        Amy KlobucharDMN$12,900$6,866
        Herb KohlDWI$0$0
        Jon KylRAZ$0$0
        Mary L. LandrieuDLA$16,816$198,700
        Frank R. LautenbergDNJ$35,658$6,550
        Patrick J. LeahyDVT$23,250$0
        Mike LeeRUT$0$5,500
        Carl LevinDMI$24,095$3,800
        Joe LiebermanICT$0$0
        Dick LugarRIN$15,024$13,775
        Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$25,950$103,250
        John McCainRAZ$0$18,010
        Claire McCaskillDMO$6,900$16,458
        Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$5,600$260,050
        Bob MenéndezDNJ$15,750$13,800
        Jeff MerkleyDOR$122,795$1,000
        Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$14,600$0
        Jerry MoranRKS$500$75,751
        Lisa MurkowskiRAK$11,250$62,150
        Patty MurrayDWA$97,607$5,400
        Earl "Ben" NelsonDNE$0$50,300
        Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$76,432$21,000
        Rand PaulRKY$0$45,200
        Rob PortmanROH$5,000$119,808
        Mark L. PryorDAR$3,000$31,900
        John "Jack" ReedDRI$13,560$2,000
        Harry ReidDNV$135,909$16,400
        Jim RischRID$1,000$11,850
        Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$0$54,500
        John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$51,100$16,000
        Marco RubioRFL$6,000$78,783
        Bernie SandersIVT$48,890$0
        Chuck SchumerDNY$48,050$20,100
        Jeff SessionsRAL$2,000$20,000
        Jeanne ShaheenDNH$91,017$6,600
        Richard C. ShelbyRAL$4,700$6,400
        Olympia J. SnoweRME$31,750$11,500
        Debbie StabenowDMI$39,725$10,550
        Jon TesterDMT$267,585$34,150
        John ThuneRSD$6,400$74,040
        Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$12,050$88,600
        Mark UdallDCO$303,937$37,860
        Tom UdallDNM$141,294$69,713
        David VitterRLA$37,100$292,050
        Mark R. WarnerDVA$10,383$21,813
        Jim WebbDVA$4,400$6,300
        Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$94,133$3,250
        Roger F. WickerRMS$4,300$113,150
        Ron WydenDOR$9,500$15,864

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        NamePartyState$ From Interest Groups
        That Supported
        $ From Interest Groups
        That Opposed
        Daniel K. AkakaDHI$0$2,000
        Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$500$18,600
        Kelly AyotteRNH$1,000$40,333
        John BarrassoRWY$0$74,150
        Max BaucusDMT$25,750$60,950
        Mark BegichDAK$100,674$78,400
        Michael F. BennetDCO$162,411$35,525
        Jesse "Jeff" BingamanDNM$250$14,300
        Richard BlumenthalDCT$78,056$7,500
        Roy BluntRMO$0$135,150
        John BoozmanRAR$0$44,802
        Barbara BoxerDCA$262,792$1,750
        Scott P. BrownRMA$9,800$158,450
        Sherrod BrownDOH$118,221$7,450
        Richard BurrRNC$16,550$30,600
        Maria CantwellDWA$116,613$19,666
        Ben CardinDMD$12,275$10,500
        Tom CarperDDE$7,800$4,900
        Bob CaseyDPA$34,504$13,900
        Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$0$53,900
        Daniel CoatsRIN$0$52,183
        Tom CoburnROK$0$41,300
        William Thad CochranRMS$2,300$21,753
        Susan M. CollinsRME$18,400$6,250
        Gaylord Kent ConradDND$0$19,450
        Christopher A. CoonsDDE$12,177$1,873
        Bob CorkerRTN$0$40,650
        John CornynRTX$0$442,950
        Mike CrapoRID$1,300$14,900
        Jim DeMintRSC$8,950$35,800
        Dick DurbinDIL$25,910$6,050
        John EnsignRNV$0$0
        Mike EnziRWY$0$15,000
        Dianne FeinsteinDCA$20,850$2,500
        Al FrankenDMN$151,753$5,540
        Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$103,734$13,366
        Lindsey GrahamRSC$1,250$4,800
        Chuck GrassleyRIA$0$8,100
        Kay R. HaganDNC$45,697$6,050
        Tom HarkinDIA$17,065$22,386
        Orrin G. HatchRUT$1,000$80,300
        John HoevenRND$0$90,600
        Kay Bailey HutchisonRTX$2,300$55,200
        Jim InhofeROK$0$178,750
        Dan InouyeDHI$4,700$8,900
        Johnny IsaksonRGA$4,900$21,450
        Mike JohannsRNE$500$10,050
        Ron JohnsonRWI$0$30,350
        Tim JohnsonDSD$10,300$20,700
        John F. KerryDMA$18,920$500
        Mark KirkRIL$27,810$31,000
        Amy KlobucharDMN$12,900$6,866
        Herb KohlDWI$0$0
        Jon KylRAZ$0$0
        Mary L. LandrieuDLA$16,816$198,700
        Frank R. LautenbergDNJ$35,658$6,550
        Patrick J. LeahyDVT$23,250$0
        Mike LeeRUT$0$5,500
        Carl LevinDMI$24,095$3,800
        Joe LiebermanICT$0$0
        Dick LugarRIN$15,024$13,775
        Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$25,950$103,250
        John McCainRAZ$0$18,010
        Claire McCaskillDMO$6,900$16,458
        Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$5,600$260,050
        Bob MenéndezDNJ$15,750$13,800
        Jeff MerkleyDOR$122,795$1,000
        Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$14,600$0
        Jerry MoranRKS$500$75,751
        Lisa MurkowskiRAK$11,250$62,150
        Patty MurrayDWA$97,607$5,400
        Earl "Ben" NelsonDNE$0$50,300
        Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$76,432$21,000
        Rand PaulRKY$0$45,200
        Rob PortmanROH$5,000$119,808
        Mark L. PryorDAR$3,000$31,900
        John "Jack" ReedDRI$13,560$2,000
        Harry ReidDNV$135,909$16,400
        Jim RischRID$1,000$11,850
        Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$0$54,500
        John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$51,100$16,000
        Marco RubioRFL$6,000$78,783
        Bernie SandersIVT$48,890$0
        Chuck SchumerDNY$48,050$20,100
        Jeff SessionsRAL$2,000$20,000
        Jeanne ShaheenDNH$91,017$6,600
        Richard C. ShelbyRAL$4,700$6,400
        Olympia J. SnoweRME$31,750$11,500
        Debbie StabenowDMI$39,725$10,550
        Jon TesterDMT$267,585$34,150
        John ThuneRSD$6,400$74,040
        Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$12,050$88,600
        Mark UdallDCO$303,937$37,860
        Tom UdallDNM$141,294$69,713
        David VitterRLA$37,100$292,050
        Mark R. WarnerDVA$10,383$21,813
        Jim WebbDVA$4,400$6,300
        Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$94,133$3,250
        Roger F. WickerRMS$4,300$113,150
        Ron WydenDOR$9,500$15,864

        Interest Groups that supported this bill

        $ Donated
        Environmental policy$3,076,567
        Animal Rights$228,355

        Interest Groups that opposed this bill

        $ Donated
        Oil & Gas$2,180,046
        Oilfield service, equipment & exploration$1,890,359
        Pro-business associations$101,863
        Pro-resource development groups$0
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