Includes all politicians who were in office at any point during the 112th Congress.

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…

20 times as much
$8,023,127
$9,868,269
$17,891,396
$901,673
$901,673

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$200,550$28,200
Kelly AyotteRNH$118,166$0
John BarrassoRWY$77,950$0
Max BaucusDMT$77,526$3,500
Mark BegichDAK$103,244$2,500
Michael F. BennetDCO$189,605$21,300
Jesse "Jeff" BingamanDNM$18,966$4,000
Richard BlumenthalDCT$104,500$19,750
Roy BluntRMO$200,166$0
John BoozmanRAR$59,695$0
Barbara BoxerDCA$360,869$29,250
Scott P. BrownRMA$870,257$18,156
Sherrod BrownDOH$547,371$23,600
Richard BurrRNC$92,325$0
Maria CantwellDWA$92,734$10,444
Ben CardinDMD$92,975$6,200
Tom CarperDDE$24,416$4,250
Bob CaseyDPA$175,445$1,500
Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$694,044$23,800
Daniel CoatsRIN$62,550$1,500
Tom CoburnROK$115,243$0
William Thad CochranRMS$48,300$2,500
Susan M. CollinsRME$198,250$10,450
Gaylord Kent ConradDND$0$0
Christopher A. CoonsDDE$49,127$1,650
Bob CorkerRTN$116,435$11,500
John CornynRTX$311,381$7,100
Mike CrapoRID$7,330$0
Jim DeMintRSC$371,320$0
Dick DurbinDIL$284,250$6,000
John EnsignRNV$0$0
Mike EnziRWY$11,500$0
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$69,792$18,500
Al FrankenDMN$566,917$18,226
Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$349,819$26,794
Lindsey GrahamRSC$85,949$2,000
Chuck GrassleyRIA$62,950$5,700
Kay R. HaganDNC$351,360$29,000
Tom HarkinDIA$151,450$24,343
Orrin G. HatchRUT$66,000$2,500
John HoevenRND$23,850$0
Kay Bailey HutchisonRTX$81,100$0
Jim InhofeROK$122,140$0
Dan InouyeDHI$54,100$0
Johnny IsaksonRGA$55,550$450
Mike JohannsRNE$43,922$0
Ron JohnsonRWI$170,033$1,500
Tim JohnsonDSD$60,950$500
John F. KerryDMA$92,100$22,395
Mark KirkRIL$443,650$3,800
Amy KlobucharDMN$83,844$2,144
Herb KohlDWI$0$0
Jon KylRAZ$7,750$0
Mary L. LandrieuDLA$220,294$34,460
Frank R. LautenbergDNJ$96,832$10,250
Patrick J. LeahyDVT$25,700$3,475
Mike LeeRUT$40,019$7,950
Carl LevinDMI$226,600$14,200
Joe LiebermanICT$-4,400$0
Dick LugarRIN$100,487$2,200
Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$45,563$7,400
John McCainRAZ$217,368$1,750
Claire McCaskillDMO$327,986$9,694
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$547,091$34,600
Bob MenéndezDNJ$72,500$15,450
Jeff MerkleyDOR$284,322$28,050
Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$86,874$4,100
Jerry MoranRKS$46,000$0
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$13,300$1,250
Patty MurrayDWA$163,038$22,000
Earl "Ben" NelsonDNE$7,500$1,000
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$112,559$5,450
Rand PaulRKY$321,515$1,000
Rob PortmanROH$166,528$500
Mark L. PryorDAR$33,700$1,000
John "Jack" ReedDRI$62,850$20,700
Harry ReidDNV$210,000$30,400
Jim RischRID$350,612$0
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$214,349$7,000
John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$146,964$26,900
Marco RubioRFL$1,025,323$1,750
Bernie SandersIVT$48,980$1,450
Chuck SchumerDNY$137,675$15,900
Jeff SessionsRAL$163,090$1,500
Jeanne ShaheenDNH$253,182$25,080
Richard C. ShelbyRAL$38,100$0
Olympia J. SnoweRME$26,150$2,000
Debbie StabenowDMI$131,286$8,694
Jon TesterDMT$140,921$1,500
John ThuneRSD$372,156$16,635
Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$1,465,389$700
Mark UdallDCO$305,190$21,500
Tom UdallDNM$197,202$13,600
David VitterRLA$293,656$0
Mark R. WarnerDVA$283,396$39,200
Jim WebbDVA$3,050$0
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$55,583$15,283
Roger F. WickerRMS$140,000$19,700
Ron WydenDOR$55,200$31,400

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NamePartyState$ From Interest Groups
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$ From Interest Groups
That Opposed
Daniel K. AkakaDHI$0$0
Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$200,550$28,200
Kelly AyotteRNH$118,166$0
John BarrassoRWY$77,950$0
Max BaucusDMT$77,526$3,500
Mark BegichDAK$103,244$2,500
Michael F. BennetDCO$189,605$21,300
Jesse "Jeff" BingamanDNM$18,966$4,000
Richard BlumenthalDCT$104,500$19,750
Roy BluntRMO$200,166$0
John BoozmanRAR$59,695$0
Barbara BoxerDCA$360,869$29,250
Scott P. BrownRMA$870,257$18,156
Sherrod BrownDOH$547,371$23,600
Richard BurrRNC$92,325$0
Maria CantwellDWA$92,734$10,444
Ben CardinDMD$92,975$6,200
Tom CarperDDE$24,416$4,250
Bob CaseyDPA$175,445$1,500
Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$694,044$23,800
Daniel CoatsRIN$62,550$1,500
Tom CoburnROK$115,243$0
William Thad CochranRMS$48,300$2,500
Susan M. CollinsRME$198,250$10,450
Gaylord Kent ConradDND$0$0
Christopher A. CoonsDDE$49,127$1,650
Bob CorkerRTN$116,435$11,500
John CornynRTX$311,381$7,100
Mike CrapoRID$7,330$0
Jim DeMintRSC$371,320$0
Dick DurbinDIL$284,250$6,000
John EnsignRNV$0$0
Mike EnziRWY$11,500$0
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$69,792$18,500
Al FrankenDMN$566,917$18,226
Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$349,819$26,794
Lindsey GrahamRSC$85,949$2,000
Chuck GrassleyRIA$62,950$5,700
Kay R. HaganDNC$351,360$29,000
Tom HarkinDIA$151,450$24,343
Orrin G. HatchRUT$66,000$2,500
John HoevenRND$23,850$0
Kay Bailey HutchisonRTX$81,100$0
Jim InhofeROK$122,140$0
Dan InouyeDHI$54,100$0
Johnny IsaksonRGA$55,550$450
Mike JohannsRNE$43,922$0
Ron JohnsonRWI$170,033$1,500
Tim JohnsonDSD$60,950$500
John F. KerryDMA$92,100$22,395
Mark KirkRIL$443,650$3,800
Amy KlobucharDMN$83,844$2,144
Herb KohlDWI$0$0
Jon KylRAZ$7,750$0
Mary L. LandrieuDLA$220,294$34,460
Frank R. LautenbergDNJ$96,832$10,250
Patrick J. LeahyDVT$25,700$3,475
Mike LeeRUT$40,019$7,950
Carl LevinDMI$226,600$14,200
Joe LiebermanICT$-4,400$0
Dick LugarRIN$100,487$2,200
Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$45,563$7,400
John McCainRAZ$217,368$1,750
Claire McCaskillDMO$327,986$9,694
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$547,091$34,600
Bob MenéndezDNJ$72,500$15,450
Jeff MerkleyDOR$284,322$28,050
Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$86,874$4,100
Jerry MoranRKS$46,000$0
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$13,300$1,250
Patty MurrayDWA$163,038$22,000
Earl "Ben" NelsonDNE$7,500$1,000
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$112,559$5,450
Rand PaulRKY$321,515$1,000
Rob PortmanROH$166,528$500
Mark L. PryorDAR$33,700$1,000
John "Jack" ReedDRI$62,850$20,700
Harry ReidDNV$210,000$30,400
Jim RischRID$350,612$0
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$214,349$7,000
John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$146,964$26,900
Marco RubioRFL$1,025,323$1,750
Bernie SandersIVT$48,980$1,450
Chuck SchumerDNY$137,675$15,900
Jeff SessionsRAL$163,090$1,500
Jeanne ShaheenDNH$253,182$25,080
Richard C. ShelbyRAL$38,100$0
Olympia J. SnoweRME$26,150$2,000
Debbie StabenowDMI$131,286$8,694
Jon TesterDMT$140,921$1,500
John ThuneRSD$372,156$16,635
Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$1,465,389$700
Mark UdallDCO$305,190$21,500
Tom UdallDNM$197,202$13,600
David VitterRLA$293,656$0
Mark R. WarnerDVA$283,396$39,200
Jim WebbDVA$3,050$0
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$55,583$15,283
Roger F. WickerRMS$140,000$19,700
Ron WydenDOR$55,200$31,400

Interest Groups that supported this bill

$ Donated
Schools & colleges$9,868,269
Republican/Conservative$8,023,127

Interest Groups that opposed this bill

$ Donated
Education$901,673
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