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S. 827 - Academic Partnerships Lead Us to Success Act

Education. 112th Congress (2011-2012) View bill details
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Summary:
A bill to allow a State to combine certain funds and enter into a performance agreement with the Secretary of Education to improve the academic achievement of students. (by CRS) 
Status:
The bill has been introduced. 
There have been no votes on this bill.

Academic Partnerships Lead Us to Success Act

S. 827 — 112th Congress (2011–2012)

Summary
A bill to allow a State to combine certain funds and enter into a performance agreement with the Secretary of Education to improve the academic achievement of students. (by CRS)
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Title
A bill to allow a State to combine certain funds and enter into a performance agreement with the Secretary of Education to improve the academic achievement of students.
Other Titles
  • A PLUS Act
  • Academic Partnerships Lead Us to Success Act
Sponsor
Jim DeMint
Co-Sponsors
Subjects
  • Education
  • Academic performance and assessments
  • Education of the disadvantaged
  • Education programs funding
  • Elementary and secondary education
  • Government information and archives
  • Intergovernmental relations
  • Performance measurement
  • State and local finance
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Major Actions
Introduced4/14/2011
Referred to Committee
Bill History

There have been no votes on this bill.

ActionDateDescription
Introduced4/14/2011
4/14/2011Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.
NumberSponsorDate OfferedStatus

Total contributions given to Senators from interest groups that…

22 times as much
$6,727,065
$7,360,312
$14,087,377
$627,585
$627,585

opposed this bill

2 Organizations Supported and 1 Opposed; See Which Ones

Organizations that took a position on
Academic Partnerships Lead Us to Success Act

2 organizations supported this bill

American Association of Christian Schools
NTIA (2011, May 3). What Others Are Saying About the A-PLUS act . Retrieved July 22, 2011, from National Title I Association.
Heritage Foundation
Heritage Action (n.d.). Key Vote Alert: CO-SPONSORSHIP of the A-PLUS Act. Retrieved July 22, 2011, from Heritage Action for America.

1 organization opposed this bill

Education Trust
ET (2011, April 28). A-PLUS Equals a Minus for Title I. Retrieved July 22, 2011, from The Education Trust.

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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$0
Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$105,850$14,100
Kelly AyotteRNH$118,166$0
John BarrassoRWY$56,900$0
Max BaucusDMT$43,613$1,750
Mark BegichDAK$53,272$1,250
Michael F. BennetDCO$188,505$21,300
Jesse "Jeff" BingamanDNM$10,733$2,500
Richard BlumenthalDCT$103,500$19,750
Roy BluntRMO$192,516$0
John BoozmanRAR$59,445$0
Barbara BoxerDCA$332,694$26,400
Scott P. BrownRMA$867,507$18,156
Sherrod BrownDOH$516,809$23,100
Richard BurrRNC$86,375$0
Maria CantwellDWA$88,234$10,444
Ben CardinDMD$87,425$6,200
Tom CarperDDE$21,116$3,850
Bob CaseyDPA$173,945$1,500
Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$384,116$11,900
Daniel CoatsRIN$62,550$1,500
Tom CoburnROK$104,493$0
William Thad CochranRMS$23,650$1,250
Susan M. CollinsRME$115,450$6,000
Gaylord Kent ConradDND$0$0
Christopher A. CoonsDDE$49,127$1,650
Bob CorkerRTN$100,930$11,500
John CornynRTX$192,065$3,800
Mike CrapoRID$6,630$0
Jim DeMintRSC$299,070$0
Dick DurbinDIL$157,775$4,500
John EnsignRNV$0$0
Mike EnziRWY$8,500$0
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$69,292$18,500
Al FrankenDMN$315,235$10,168
Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$281,739$23,744
Lindsey GrahamRSC$52,991$1,000
Chuck GrassleyRIA$60,650$3,700
Kay R. HaganDNC$185,930$14,500
Tom HarkinDIA$87,850$17,143
Orrin G. HatchRUT$58,400$2,500
John HoevenRND$23,850$0
Kay Bailey HutchisonRTX$48,050$0
Jim InhofeROK$72,895$0
Dan InouyeDHI$42,100$0
Johnny IsaksonRGA$48,400$450
Mike JohannsRNE$26,346$0
Ron JohnsonRWI$169,033$1,500
Tim JohnsonDSD$31,350$250
John F. KerryDMA$54,650$12,035
Mark KirkRIL$340,200$2,300
Amy KlobucharDMN$76,594$4,144
Herb KohlDWI$0$0
Jon KylRAZ$6,750$0
Mary L. LandrieuDLA$122,222$20,980
Frank R. LautenbergDNJ$48,416$5,250
Patrick J. LeahyDVT$24,750$3,225
Mike LeeRUT$39,769$7,950
Carl LevinDMI$114,550$7,100
Joe LiebermanICT$-2,200$0
Dick LugarRIN$86,506$2,200
Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$45,563$7,400
John McCainRAZ$217,368$1,750
Claire McCaskillDMO$324,486$9,694
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$329,358$18,800
Bob MenéndezDNJ$68,200$10,600
Jeff MerkleyDOR$149,811$17,400
Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$72,374$4,100
Jerry MoranRKS$34,950$0
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$13,050$1,250
Patty MurrayDWA$147,588$16,250
Earl "Ben" NelsonDNE$7,500$1,000
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$111,809$4,950
Rand PaulRKY$321,015$1,000
Rob PortmanROH$168,928$500
Mark L. PryorDAR$17,850$500
John "Jack" ReedDRI$33,525$11,000
Harry ReidDNV$187,650$17,700
Jim RischRID$185,306$0
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$116,749$3,500
John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$76,807$14,450
Marco RubioRFL$1,023,873$1,750
Bernie SandersIVT$48,980$1,450
Chuck SchumerDNY$133,075$15,900
Jeff SessionsRAL$88,770$750
Jeanne ShaheenDNH$130,666$12,540
Richard C. ShelbyRAL$33,600$0
Olympia J. SnoweRME$24,950$2,000
Debbie StabenowDMI$126,036$8,694
Jon TesterDMT$139,921$1,500
John ThuneRSD$284,893$14,335
Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$1,465,389$700
Mark UdallDCO$164,070$10,850
Tom UdallDNM$106,451$7,300
David VitterRLA$233,281$0
Mark R. WarnerDVA$150,048$19,600
Jim WebbDVA$3,450$0
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$55,083$15,283
Roger F. WickerRMS$97,075$9,850
Ron WydenDOR$50,600$12,200

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NamePartyState$ From Interest Groups
That Supported
$ From Interest Groups
That Opposed
Daniel K. AkakaDHI$0$0
Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$105,850$14,100
Kelly AyotteRNH$118,166$0
John BarrassoRWY$56,900$0
Max BaucusDMT$43,613$1,750
Mark BegichDAK$53,272$1,250
Michael F. BennetDCO$188,505$21,300
Jesse "Jeff" BingamanDNM$10,733$2,500
Richard BlumenthalDCT$103,500$19,750
Roy BluntRMO$192,516$0
John BoozmanRAR$59,445$0
Barbara BoxerDCA$332,694$26,400
Scott P. BrownRMA$867,507$18,156
Sherrod BrownDOH$516,809$23,100
Richard BurrRNC$86,375$0
Maria CantwellDWA$88,234$10,444
Ben CardinDMD$87,425$6,200
Tom CarperDDE$21,116$3,850
Bob CaseyDPA$173,945$1,500
Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$384,116$11,900
Daniel CoatsRIN$62,550$1,500
Tom CoburnROK$104,493$0
William Thad CochranRMS$23,650$1,250
Susan M. CollinsRME$115,450$6,000
Gaylord Kent ConradDND$0$0
Christopher A. CoonsDDE$49,127$1,650
Bob CorkerRTN$100,930$11,500
John CornynRTX$192,065$3,800
Mike CrapoRID$6,630$0
Jim DeMintRSC$299,070$0
Dick DurbinDIL$157,775$4,500
John EnsignRNV$0$0
Mike EnziRWY$8,500$0
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$69,292$18,500
Al FrankenDMN$315,235$10,168
Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$281,739$23,744
Lindsey GrahamRSC$52,991$1,000
Chuck GrassleyRIA$60,650$3,700
Kay R. HaganDNC$185,930$14,500
Tom HarkinDIA$87,850$17,143
Orrin G. HatchRUT$58,400$2,500
John HoevenRND$23,850$0
Kay Bailey HutchisonRTX$48,050$0
Jim InhofeROK$72,895$0
Dan InouyeDHI$42,100$0
Johnny IsaksonRGA$48,400$450
Mike JohannsRNE$26,346$0
Ron JohnsonRWI$169,033$1,500
Tim JohnsonDSD$31,350$250
John F. KerryDMA$54,650$12,035
Mark KirkRIL$340,200$2,300
Amy KlobucharDMN$76,594$4,144
Herb KohlDWI$0$0
Jon KylRAZ$6,750$0
Mary L. LandrieuDLA$122,222$20,980
Frank R. LautenbergDNJ$48,416$5,250
Patrick J. LeahyDVT$24,750$3,225
Mike LeeRUT$39,769$7,950
Carl LevinDMI$114,550$7,100
Joe LiebermanICT$-2,200$0
Dick LugarRIN$86,506$2,200
Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$45,563$7,400
John McCainRAZ$217,368$1,750
Claire McCaskillDMO$324,486$9,694
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$329,358$18,800
Bob MenéndezDNJ$68,200$10,600
Jeff MerkleyDOR$149,811$17,400
Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$72,374$4,100
Jerry MoranRKS$34,950$0
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$13,050$1,250
Patty MurrayDWA$147,588$16,250
Earl "Ben" NelsonDNE$7,500$1,000
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$111,809$4,950
Rand PaulRKY$321,015$1,000
Rob PortmanROH$168,928$500
Mark L. PryorDAR$17,850$500
John "Jack" ReedDRI$33,525$11,000
Harry ReidDNV$187,650$17,700
Jim RischRID$185,306$0
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$116,749$3,500
John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$76,807$14,450
Marco RubioRFL$1,023,873$1,750
Bernie SandersIVT$48,980$1,450
Chuck SchumerDNY$133,075$15,900
Jeff SessionsRAL$88,770$750
Jeanne ShaheenDNH$130,666$12,540
Richard C. ShelbyRAL$33,600$0
Olympia J. SnoweRME$24,950$2,000
Debbie StabenowDMI$126,036$8,694
Jon TesterDMT$139,921$1,500
John ThuneRSD$284,893$14,335
Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$1,465,389$700
Mark UdallDCO$164,070$10,850
Tom UdallDNM$106,451$7,300
David VitterRLA$233,281$0
Mark R. WarnerDVA$150,048$19,600
Jim WebbDVA$3,450$0
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$55,083$15,283
Roger F. WickerRMS$97,075$9,850
Ron WydenDOR$50,600$12,200

Interest Groups that supported this bill

$ Donated
Schools & colleges$7,360,312
Republican/Conservative$6,727,065

Interest Groups that opposed this bill

$ Donated
Education$627,585
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