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Senators Voting for 'Doc Fix' Bill Receive Twice as Much Money from Supporting Groups

 

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April 16, 2015 -- On Tuesday, the Senate voted 92-8 to approve H.R. 2, the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015, a bill that permanently eliminates the automatic formula that reduces Medicare payments to physicians.

How much money did senators and representatives voting to approve H.R. 2 receive from interest groups supporting the measure? Read more

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Key Companies

CompanyContributedRelated bill positions
American Dental Association$4,974,34545
American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons$4,201,20521
American Medical Association$4,006,23779

Key Legislators

SenatorsParty/StateRelated bills sponsored
Tammy Baldwin[D-WI]755
Sherrod Brown[D-OH]700
Dick Durbin[D-IL]688
House MembersParty/StateRelated bills sponsored
Raúl M. Grijalva[D-AZ]1387
Jan Schakowsky[D-IL]1194
Jim McGovern[D-MA]1174
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.