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Oil & Gas Industry Gave 13 Times More Money to House Reps Voting for Senate Keystone XL Bill

 

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Feb. 11, 2015 -- Today, the House of Representatives passed S.1 (270-152), allowing TransCanada to complete the Keystone XL pipeline without a presidential permit or additional environmental review. The Senate passed the bill in January, but the White House said President Obama would veto the legislation.

How much did representatives voting 'YES' on S.1 receive from the oil and gas Industry compared to representatives voting 'NO'? Read more

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Key Companies

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Key Legislators

SenatorsParty/StateRelated bills sponsored
Barbara Boxer[D-CA]177
Lisa Murkowski[R-AK]176
Ed Markey[D-MA]160
House MembersParty/StateRelated bills sponsored
Raúl M. Grijalva[D-AZ]328
Don Young[R-AK]271
Earl Blumenauer[D-OR]232

Key Industries

IndustryContributedRelated bill positions
Fisheries & wildlife$36,68417
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.