Latest Findings for Financial Services

Reps Voting to Speed Up Permits for Natural Gas Exports Receive $2.6M from Exporting Companies; $87.4M Spent on Lobbying



Jan. 30, 2015 — On Wednesday, the House passed H.R. 351 (277-133).

The bill seeks to speed up the approval process by requiring the Department of Energy to rule on permit applications within 30 days of receiving a completed environmental review. Among the many dozens of companies involved in financing and operating the 27 proposed facilities, nine have political action committees (PAC).

How much money have members of Congress voting 'YES' received from these nine companies?  Read more

Wall Street Banks Contribute More Than Twice as Much to Members Voting Yes on Dodd-Frank Rollback

Representatives Voting for Dodd-Frank Rollback Receive Millions from Top Wall Street Banks

Democrats Voting for Derivatives Bill Receive More Money From Citigroup and Other Financial Institutions

House to Vote on Derivatives Bill That Was Written by Citigroup Lobbyists

As Tax Reform Enters the Debt Ceiling Debate, A Look at Top Contributors to Key Lawmakers

Rep. Jim Himes Thrives in "Disgusting" Fundraising System, Co-Introduced Amendment to Weaken Dodd-Frank

"Too Big to Jail" Banks Are Bankrolling Congress

Why is the Agriculture Committee Deregulating Financial Derivatives?

Sunshine Week: MapLight's Newly Launched Topic Pages Allow Journalists and Citizens to Search for Bills by Issue Area

Private Equity's Investment in Congress

U.S. House Votes to Weaken Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection

112th Congress Subcommittee Chairmen: House Financial Services

Ron Paul Chosen to Head the House Financial Services Domestic Monetary Policy Subcommittee

House Financial Services Committee Will be Led by Spencer Bachus

US Justice Department Sues the Credit Card Companies

Big Banks Lobby on Still-To-Be-Written Rules of Financial Regulation

TARP Produces a Return on Investment for Contributing Firms

The Storm Before the CFPB Nomination

Contributions by Vote for Financial Reform