American Federation of Teachers

#29 Contributing Company

  • 2,559 contributions
  • $7,669,988 in total

#5 Most Interested Company

  • 171 bills supported
  • 97 bills opposed

#29 Most Influential Company

  • Won 25 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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CompanyContributionsBill Positions
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Related Industries

IndustryContributionsBill Positions
Teachers unions$15,024,193617
Education$4,855,124380

Top Recipients

SenatorsContributionsBills Sponsored that
Company Supports
Gary Peters$40,00022
Chris Murphy$35,00041
Al Franken$33,50045
Joe Donnelly$30,00013
Ed Markey$30,00049
House membersContributionsBills Sponsored that
Company Supports
George "Bill" Foster$45,00014
Louise McIntosh Slaughter$44,00030
Nita M. Lowey$40,00025
John Lewis$40,00036
Sandy Levin$40,00027

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