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 $17,550 Against $62,030
      2. March - April 2007 For $64,505 Against $105,100
      3. May - June 2007 For $109,100 Against $104,400
      4. July - August 2007 For $37,100 Against $78,450
      5. September - October 2007 For $100,655 Against $106,100
      6. November - December 2007 For $161,103 Against $142,950
      7. January - February 2008 For $48,900 Against $131,050
      8. March - April 2008 For $120,297 Against $110,251
      9. May - June 2008 For $188,408 Against $151,220
      10. July - August 2008 For $95,383 Against $121,150
      11. September - October 2008 For $351,252 Against $134,054
      12. November - December 2008 For $32,131 Against $50,050
      13. January - February 2009 For $22,750 Against $31,850
      14. March - April 2009 For $37,950 Against $106,250
      15. May - June 2009 For $73,744 Against $186,400
      16. July - August 2009 For $19,900 Against $103,500
      17. September - October 2009 For $66,450 Against $200,347
      18. November - December 2009 For $38,500 Against $70,775
      19. January - February 2010 For $49,090 Against $122,715
      20. March - April 2010 For $117,250 Against $163,595
      21. May - June 2010 For $101,428 Against $151,550
      22. July - August 2010 For $122,037 Against $133,235
      23. September - October 2010 For $392,406 Against $335,356
      24. November - December 2010 For $14,411 Against $48,150
      25. January - February 2011 For $39,100 Against $25,750
      26. March - April 2011 For $135,867 Against $161,580
      27. May - June 2011 For $75,729 Against $107,550
      28. July - August 2011 For $29,733 Against $83,873
      29. September - October 2011 For $103,984 Against $111,248
      30. November - December 2011 For $94,450 Against $100,408
      31. January - February 2012 For $44,250 Against $63,600
      32. March - April 2012 For $71,633 Against $140,082
      33. May - June 2012 For $115,172 Against $66,513
      34. July - August 2012 For $78,150 Against $70,950
      35. September - October 2012 For $222,361 Against $83,643
      36. November - December 2012 For $30,002 Against $54,300

      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$16,600
        Kelly AyotteRNH$1,000$38,285
        John BarrassoRWY$0$66,750
        Max BaucusDMT$24,500$66,000
        Mark BegichDAK$88,199$75,150
        Michael F. BennetDCO$168,261$32,475
        Jesse "Jeff" BingamanDNM$250$12,300
        Richard BlumenthalDCT$63,106$5,000
        Roy BluntRMO$0$98,635
        John BoozmanRAR$0$38,919
        Barbara BoxerDCA$274,072$2,250
        Scott P. BrownRMA$9,800$178,300
        Sherrod BrownDOH$119,771$6,950
        Richard BurrRNC$16,550$20,400
        Maria CantwellDWA$119,013$23,366
        Ben CardinDMD$12,275$10,500
        Tom CarperDDE$8,800$5,100
        Bob CaseyDPA$35,004$15,650
        Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$0$48,200
        Daniel CoatsRIN$0$28,000
        Tom CoburnROK$0$29,000
        William Thad CochranRMS$2,300$24,753
        Susan M. CollinsRME$20,100$9,000
        Gaylord Kent ConradDND$0$20,350
        Christopher A. CoonsDDE$18,377$1,873
        Bob CorkerRTN$0$41,201
        John CornynRTX$0$454,300
        Mike CrapoRID$2,300$10,900
        Jim DeMintRSC$8,950$25,600
        Dick DurbinDIL$27,710$3,250
        John EnsignRNV$0$0
        Mike EnziRWY$0$9,000
        Dianne FeinsteinDCA$20,850$2,500
        Al FrankenDMN$151,286$5,540
        Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$106,984$13,866
        Lindsey GrahamRSC$3,550$4,600
        Chuck GrassleyRIA$0$5,100
        Kay R. HaganDNC$63,714$7,550
        Tom HarkinDIA$15,815$18,450
        Orrin G. HatchRUT$1,000$60,300
        John HoevenRND$0$84,650
        Kay Bailey HutchisonRTX$2,300$60,550
        Jim InhofeROK$0$156,200
        Dan InouyeDHI$4,900$8,900
        Johnny IsaksonRGA$6,400$18,350
        Mike JohannsRNE$500$7,550
        Ron JohnsonRWI$0$35,200
        Tim JohnsonDSD$14,800$14,950
        John F. KerryDMA$5,120$500
        Mark KirkRIL$23,910$29,500
        Amy KlobucharDMN$12,900$6,866
        Herb KohlDWI$0$0
        Jon KylRAZ$0$0
        Mary L. LandrieuDLA$22,416$244,790
        Frank R. LautenbergDNJ$40,758$6,050
        Patrick J. LeahyDVT$25,000$0
        Mike LeeRUT$0$4,500
        Carl LevinDMI$25,445$2,500
        Joe LiebermanICT$0$0
        Dick LugarRIN$15,024$13,250
        Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$39,900$94,650
        John McCainRAZ$500$28,460
        Claire McCaskillDMO$9,400$16,958
        Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$4,300$204,100
        Bob MenéndezDNJ$14,750$14,300
        Jeff MerkleyDOR$123,007$0
        Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$9,800$0
        Jerry MoranRKS$500$52,851
        Lisa MurkowskiRAK$15,850$99,250
        Patty MurrayDWA$108,807$3,166
        Earl "Ben" NelsonDNE$0$47,550
        Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$77,182$21,000
        Rand PaulRKY$0$37,100
        Rob PortmanROH$14,200$87,008
        Mark L. PryorDAR$3,000$29,000
        John "Jack" ReedDRI$15,960$0
        Harry ReidDNV$160,489$16,200
        Jim RischRID$3,550$10,300
        Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$0$29,100
        John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$36,000$15,000
        Marco RubioRFL$6,000$91,005
        Bernie SandersIVT$48,890$0
        Chuck SchumerDNY$54,450$17,700
        Jeff SessionsRAL$2,000$20,500
        Jeanne ShaheenDNH$93,867$4,600
        Richard C. ShelbyRAL$4,700$5,400
        Olympia J. SnoweRME$30,750$6,500
        Debbie StabenowDMI$39,725$10,550
        Jon TesterDMT$270,985$35,816
        John ThuneRSD$7,400$53,500
        Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$31,550$100,050
        Mark UdallDCO$303,505$39,950
        Tom UdallDNM$144,288$71,313
        David VitterRLA$40,600$374,900
        Mark R. WarnerDVA$11,633$24,613
        Jim WebbDVA$4,400$6,300
        Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$91,983$4,916
        Roger F. WickerRMS$5,300$105,650
        Ron WydenDOR$10,000$8,500

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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$16,600
        Kelly AyotteRNH$1,000$38,285
        John BarrassoRWY$0$66,750
        Max BaucusDMT$24,500$66,000
        Mark BegichDAK$88,199$75,150
        Michael F. BennetDCO$168,261$32,475
        Jesse "Jeff" BingamanDNM$250$12,300
        Richard BlumenthalDCT$63,106$5,000
        Roy BluntRMO$0$98,635
        John BoozmanRAR$0$38,919
        Barbara BoxerDCA$274,072$2,250
        Scott P. BrownRMA$9,800$178,300
        Sherrod BrownDOH$119,771$6,950
        Richard BurrRNC$16,550$20,400
        Maria CantwellDWA$119,013$23,366
        Ben CardinDMD$12,275$10,500
        Tom CarperDDE$8,800$5,100
        Bob CaseyDPA$35,004$15,650
        Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$0$48,200
        Daniel CoatsRIN$0$28,000
        Tom CoburnROK$0$29,000
        William Thad CochranRMS$2,300$24,753
        Susan M. CollinsRME$20,100$9,000
        Gaylord Kent ConradDND$0$20,350
        Christopher A. CoonsDDE$18,377$1,873
        Bob CorkerRTN$0$41,201
        John CornynRTX$0$454,300
        Mike CrapoRID$2,300$10,900
        Jim DeMintRSC$8,950$25,600
        Dick DurbinDIL$27,710$3,250
        John EnsignRNV$0$0
        Mike EnziRWY$0$9,000
        Dianne FeinsteinDCA$20,850$2,500
        Al FrankenDMN$151,286$5,540
        Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$106,984$13,866
        Lindsey GrahamRSC$3,550$4,600
        Chuck GrassleyRIA$0$5,100
        Kay R. HaganDNC$63,714$7,550
        Tom HarkinDIA$15,815$18,450
        Orrin G. HatchRUT$1,000$60,300
        John HoevenRND$0$84,650
        Kay Bailey HutchisonRTX$2,300$60,550
        Jim InhofeROK$0$156,200
        Dan InouyeDHI$4,900$8,900
        Johnny IsaksonRGA$6,400$18,350
        Mike JohannsRNE$500$7,550
        Ron JohnsonRWI$0$35,200
        Tim JohnsonDSD$14,800$14,950
        John F. KerryDMA$5,120$500
        Mark KirkRIL$23,910$29,500
        Amy KlobucharDMN$12,900$6,866
        Herb KohlDWI$0$0
        Jon KylRAZ$0$0
        Mary L. LandrieuDLA$22,416$244,790
        Frank R. LautenbergDNJ$40,758$6,050
        Patrick J. LeahyDVT$25,000$0
        Mike LeeRUT$0$4,500
        Carl LevinDMI$25,445$2,500
        Joe LiebermanICT$0$0
        Dick LugarRIN$15,024$13,250
        Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$39,900$94,650
        John McCainRAZ$500$28,460
        Claire McCaskillDMO$9,400$16,958
        Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$4,300$204,100
        Bob MenéndezDNJ$14,750$14,300
        Jeff MerkleyDOR$123,007$0
        Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$9,800$0
        Jerry MoranRKS$500$52,851
        Lisa MurkowskiRAK$15,850$99,250
        Patty MurrayDWA$108,807$3,166
        Earl "Ben" NelsonDNE$0$47,550
        Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$77,182$21,000
        Rand PaulRKY$0$37,100
        Rob PortmanROH$14,200$87,008
        Mark L. PryorDAR$3,000$29,000
        John "Jack" ReedDRI$15,960$0
        Harry ReidDNV$160,489$16,200
        Jim RischRID$3,550$10,300
        Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$0$29,100
        John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$36,000$15,000
        Marco RubioRFL$6,000$91,005
        Bernie SandersIVT$48,890$0
        Chuck SchumerDNY$54,450$17,700
        Jeff SessionsRAL$2,000$20,500
        Jeanne ShaheenDNH$93,867$4,600
        Richard C. ShelbyRAL$4,700$5,400
        Olympia J. SnoweRME$30,750$6,500
        Debbie StabenowDMI$39,725$10,550
        Jon TesterDMT$270,985$35,816
        John ThuneRSD$7,400$53,500
        Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$31,550$100,050
        Mark UdallDCO$303,505$39,950
        Tom UdallDNM$144,288$71,313
        David VitterRLA$40,600$374,900
        Mark R. WarnerDVA$11,633$24,613
        Jim WebbDVA$4,400$6,300
        Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$91,983$4,916
        Roger F. WickerRMS$5,300$105,650
        Ron WydenDOR$10,000$8,500

        Interest Groups that supported this bill

        $ Donated
        Environmental policy$3,194,326
        Animal Rights$228,405

        Interest Groups that opposed this bill

        $ Donated
        Oil & Gas$1,965,535
        Oilfield service, equipment & exploration$1,942,577
        Pro-business associations$111,913
        Pro-resource development groups$0
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