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Hal Rogers Champions Coal in Omnibus Spending Bill
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Jan. 21, 2014—House Representative Hal Rogers, R-Ky., has attached a rider to the bill to reverse an Obama Administration rule limiting U.S. financing of coal-fired power plants overseas. With domestic coal use waning, exports to coal-fired plants in other countries are seen as the future for American companies in the coal industry, so Rogers' rider is a significant boon for the industry.

How much money has House Representative Rogers received from coal mining interests? Read more

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Key Companies

CompanyContributedRelated bill positions
American Association for Justice$10,674,40551
International Association of Fire Fighters$9,061,53066
Service Employees International Union$7,796,800242

Key Legislators

SenatorsParty/StateRelated bills sponsored
Dick Durbin[D-IL]1601
Sherrod Brown[D-OH]1507
Chris Van Hollen[D-MD]1410
House MembersParty/StateRelated bills sponsored
Raúl M. Grijalva[D-AZ]2990
Eleanor Holmes Norton[D-DC]2704
Barbara Lee[D-CA]2483
Numbers on this page (except for Latest Bills) include latest available data for contributions and bill positions starting January 1, 2007 through the present. For date range numbers on Latest Bills, visit the bill page.