American Medical Association

#31 Contributing Company

  • 1,967 contributions
  • $4,006,237 in total

#23 Most Interested Company

  • 67 bills supported
  • 12 bills opposed

#26 Most Influential Company

  • Won 19 bills on which it took a position

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Public Option Dies in Senate While Health Industry Money Flows

December 14, 2009 - The health care industry’s multi-million dollar investment in the Senate seems to be paying off, as the proposals for a publicly funded health insurance option are continually weakened.

The evolution of negotiations for a public option included in the health care reform bill are well-documented. Beginning with a robust proposal as introduced in the House—leveraging bulk purchasing power to achieve low rates—the compromise version that passed included negotiated rates, which could result in higher premiums than the average private insurance plan. Read more

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Harvard University$1,597,5336
Johnson & Johnson$1,567,02244

Related Industries

IndustryContributionsBill Positions
Physicians$70,232,757208

Top Recipients

SenatorsContributionsBills Sponsored that
Company Supports
Ed Markey$30,6007
Chris Murphy$25,0006
Gary Peters$25,0003
Shelley Moore Capito$21,5009
Bill Cassidy$20,2507
House membersContributionsBills Sponsored that
Company Supports
Frank Pallone Jr.$41,50011
Steny H. Hoyer$35,0001
Andy Harris$35,0007
Chris Van Hollen$35,0008
Ed Perlmutter$34,0001

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