American Federation of Teachers

#10 Contributing Company

  • 2,042 contributions
  • $5,812,888 in total

#6 Most Interested Company

  • 137 bills supported
  • 71 bills opposed

#31 Most Influential Company

  • Won 20 bills on which it took a position

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House Passes Bill Requiring Congressional Approval of Federal Regulations 'Costing' Over $100 Million

Dec 7, 2011 - The U.S. House of Representatives on Wednesday passed a bill known as the REINS Act (HR 10) that would rewrite provisions regarding congressional review of agency rulemaking to require congressional approval of major rules of the executive branch before they may take effect.

  • Interest groups that supported this motion gave on average 3.8 times as much to House members who voted 'YES' ($81,450) as they gave to House members who voted 'NO' ($21,647).
  • Interest groups that opposed this motion gave on average 8.1 times as much to House members who voted 'NO' ($140,975) as they gave to House members who voted 'YES' ($17,474).
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Related Companies

CompanyContributionsBill Positions
National Education Association$5,408,317402
California School Employees Association$5,5503

Related Industries

IndustryContributionsBill Positions
Teachers unions$14,603,869498
Education$4,118,379289

Top Recipients

SenatorsContributionsBills Sponsored that
Company Supports
Gary Peters$40,00014
Chris Murphy$35,00034
Al Franken$33,50035
Ed Markey$30,00039
Mazie K. Hirono$30,00042
House membersContributionsBills Sponsored that
Company Supports
George "Bill" Foster$45,0008
John A. Yarmuth$40,00023
Bob Brady$40,00021
Jerry McNerney$40,00017
Dave Loebsack$40,00022

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Numbers on this page include latest available data for contributions and bill positions starting January 1, 2007 through the present.