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S. 1203 - Grow Research Opportunities With Taxcredits' Help Act

Taxation. 111th Congress (2009-2010) View bill details
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Summary:
A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend the research credit through 2010 and to increase and make permanent the alternative simplified research credit, and for other purposes. (by CRS) 
Status:
The bill has been introduced. 
There have been no votes on this bill.

Grow Research Opportunities With Taxcredits' Help Act

S. 1203 — 111th Congress (2009–2010)

Summary
A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend the research credit through 2010 and to increase and make permanent the alternative simplified research credit, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
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Title
A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend the research credit through 2010 and to increase and make permanent the alternative simplified research credit, and for other purposes.
Other Titles
  • Grow Research Opportunities With Taxcredits' Help Act
  • GROWTH Act
Sponsor
Max Baucus
Co-Sponsors
Subjects
  • Taxation
  • Income tax credits
  • Research and development
Related Bills
    Major Actions
    Introduced6/08/2009
    Referred to Committee
    Bill History

    There have been no votes on this bill.

    ActionDateDescription
    Introduced6/08/2009
    6/08/2009Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR S6265-6266)
    6/08/2009Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.
    NumberSponsorDate OfferedStatus

    Total contributions given to Senators from interest groups that…

    $381,450
    $2,741,681
    $2,972,941
    $259,700
    $2,082,232
    $592,517
    $1,326,154
    $4,083,444
    $1,335,832
    $1,007,508
    $5,250
    $289,989
    $34,200
    $1,056,489
    $193,330
    $3,356,670
    $945,679
    $233,830
    $623,472
    $667,750
    $109,067
    $587,323
    $1,460,055
    $33,850
    $852,377
    $7,284,807
    $570,009
    $222,314
    $1,841,698
    $3,071,212
    $213,253
    $135,346
    $6,955,108
    $1,066,822
    $1,038,866
    $4,402,265
    $1,652,202
    $273,970
    $550,712
    $265,300
    $2,064,900
    $9,739,054
    $485,909
    $284,670
    $50,200
    $276,328
    $113,966
    $2,909,119
    $1,845,813
    $296,095
    $109,380
    $1,586,753
    $533,130
    $77,071,991
    $0
    126 Organizations Supported and 0 Opposed; See Which Ones

    Organizations that took a position on
    Grow Research Opportunities With Taxcredits' Help Act

    126 organizations supported this bill

    A. O. Smith Corporation
    undersigned (2009, October 20). Company, Organization Letter to Congress on the R&D Tax Credit. Retrieved March 6, 2014, from Invest in America's Future.
    Abbott Laboratories
    undersigned (2009, October 20). Company, Organization Letter to Congress on the R&D Tax Credit. Retrieved March 6, 2014, from Invest in America's Future.
    ACE Clearwater Enterprises
    undersigned (2009, October 20). Company, Organization Letter to Congress on the R&D Tax Credit. Retrieved March 6, 2014, from Invest in America's Future.
    Acuity Brands
    undersigned (2009, October 20). Company, Organization Letter to Congress on the R&D Tax Credit. Retrieved March 6, 2014, from Invest in America's Future.
    adhesive and sealant council
    undersigned (2009, October 20). Company, Organization Letter to Congress on the R&D Tax Credit. Retrieved March 6, 2014, from Invest in America's Future.
    Adobe Systems
    undersigned (2009, October 20). Company, Organization Letter to Congress on the R&D Tax Credit. Retrieved March 6, 2014, from Invest in America's Future.
    Aerospace Industries Association
    undersigned (2009, October 20). Company, Organization Letter to Congress on the R&D Tax Credit. Retrieved March 6, 2014, from Invest in America's Future.
    Agilent Technologies
    undersigned (2009, October 20). Company, Organization Letter to Congress on the R&D Tax Credit. Retrieved March 6, 2014, from Invest in America's Future.
    Allegheny Technologies
    undersigned (2009, October 20). Company, Organization Letter to Congress on the R&D Tax Credit. Retrieved March 6, 2014, from Invest in America's Future.
    Allergan
    undersigned (2009, October 20). Company, Organization Letter to Congress on the R&D Tax Credit. Retrieved March 6, 2014, from Invest in America's Future.
    American Chemistry Council
    undersigned (2009, October 20). Company, Organization Letter to Congress on the R&D Tax Credit. Retrieved March 6, 2014, from Invest in America's Future.
    American Council of Engineering Companies
    undersigned (2009, October 20). Company, Organization Letter to Congress on the R&D Tax Credit. Retrieved March 6, 2014, from Invest in America's Future.
    American Foundry Society
    undersigned (2009, October 20). Company, Organization Letter to Congress on the R&D Tax Credit. Retrieved March 6, 2014, from Invest in America's Future.
    Amgen
    undersigned (2009, October 20). Company, Organization Letter to Congress on the R&D Tax Credit. Retrieved March 6, 2014, from Invest in America's Future.
    Apple
    undersigned (2009, October 20). Company, Organization Letter to Congress on the R&D Tax Credit. Retrieved March 6, 2014, from Invest in America's Future.
    Applied Materials
    undersigned (2009, October 20). Company, Organization Letter to Congress on the R&D Tax Credit. Retrieved March 6, 2014, from Invest in America's Future.
    Association For Manufacturing Technology
    undersigned (2009, October 20). Company, Organization Letter to Congress on the R&D Tax Credit. Retrieved March 6, 2014, from Invest in America's Future.
    Association of Equipment Manufacturers
    undersigned (2009, October 20). Company, Organization Letter to Congress on the R&D Tax Credit. Retrieved March 6, 2014, from Invest in America's Future.
    Association of the Nonwoven Fabrics Industry
    undersigned (2009, October 20). Company, Organization Letter to Congress on the R&D Tax Credit. Retrieved March 6, 2014, from Invest in America's Future.
    Association of University Research Parks
    undersigned (2009, October 20). Company, Organization Letter to Congress on the R&D Tax Credit. Retrieved March 6, 2014, from Invest in America's Future.
    AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals
    undersigned (2009, October 20). Company, Organization Letter to Congress on the R&D Tax Credit. Retrieved March 6, 2014, from Invest in America's Future.
    AT&T
    undersigned (2009, October 20). Company, Organization Letter to Congress on the R&D Tax Credit. Retrieved March 6, 2014, from Invest in America's Future.
    Automotive Aftermarket Industry Association
    undersigned (2009, October 20). Company, Organization Letter to Congress on the R&D Tax Credit. Retrieved March 6, 2014, from Invest in America's Future.
    BAE Systems
    undersigned (2009, October 20). Company, Organization Letter to Congress on the R&D Tax Credit. Retrieved March 6, 2014, from Invest in America's Future.
    BayBio
    undersigned (2009, October 20). Company, Organization Letter to Congress on the R&D Tax Credit. Retrieved March 6, 2014, from Invest in America's Future.
    Becton Dickinson
    undersigned (2009, October 20). Company, Organization Letter to Congress on the R&D Tax Credit. Retrieved March 6, 2014, from Invest in America's Future.
    Biocom
    undersigned (2009, October 20). Company, Organization Letter to Congress on the R&D Tax Credit. Retrieved March 6, 2014, from Invest in America's Future.
    Biogen
    undersigned (2009, October 20). Company, Organization Letter to Congress on the R&D Tax Credit. Retrieved March 6, 2014, from Invest in America's Future.
    Biotechnology Industry Organization
    undersigned (2009, October 20). Company, Organization Letter to Congress on the R&D Tax Credit. Retrieved March 6, 2014, from Invest in America's Future.
    Bloom Energy
    undersigned (2009, October 20). Company, Organization Letter to Congress on the R&D Tax Credit. Retrieved March 6, 2014, from Invest in America's Future.
    Boeing Company
    undersigned (2009, October 20). Company, Organization Letter to Congress on the R&D Tax Credit. Retrieved March 6, 2014, from Invest in America's Future.
    Boston Scientific
    undersigned (2009, October 20). Company, Organization Letter to Congress on the R&D Tax Credit. Retrieved March 6, 2014, from Invest in America's Future.
    Bristol-Myers Squibb
    undersigned (2009, October 20). Company, Organization Letter to Congress on the R&D Tax Credit. Retrieved March 6, 2014, from Invest in America's Future.
    BSA - The Software Alliance
    undersigned (2009, October 20). Company, Organization Letter to Congress on the R&D Tax Credit. Retrieved March 6, 2014, from Invest in America's Future.
    Cadence Design Systems
    undersigned (2009, October 20). Company, Organization Letter to Congress on the R&D Tax Credit. Retrieved March 6, 2014, from Invest in America's Future.
    California Healthcare Institute
    undersigned (2009, October 20). Company, Organization Letter to Congress on the R&D Tax Credit. Retrieved March 6, 2014, from Invest in America's Future.
    Celgene
    undersigned (2009, October 20). Company, Organization Letter to Congress on the R&D Tax Credit. Retrieved March 6, 2014, from Invest in America's Future.
    Cisco Systems
    undersigned (2009, October 20). Company, Organization Letter to Congress on the R&D Tax Credit. Retrieved March 6, 2014, from Invest in America's Future.
    Con-way
    undersigned (2009, October 20). Company, Organization Letter to Congress on the R&D Tax Credit. Retrieved March 6, 2014, from Invest in America's Future.
    Corning
    undersigned (2009, October 20). Company, Organization Letter to Congress on the R&D Tax Credit. Retrieved March 6, 2014, from Invest in America's Future.
    Council for Chemical Research
    undersigned (2009, October 20). Company, Organization Letter to Congress on the R&D Tax Credit. Retrieved March 6, 2014, from Invest in America's Future.
    CropLife America
    undersigned (2009, October 20). Company, Organization Letter to Congress on the R&D Tax Credit. Retrieved March 6, 2014, from Invest in America's Future.
    Cummins
    undersigned (2009, October 20). Company, Organization Letter to Congress on the R&D Tax Credit. Retrieved March 6, 2014, from Invest in America's Future.
    Cummins-Allison
    undersigned (2009, October 20). Company, Organization Letter to Congress on the R&D Tax Credit. Retrieved March 6, 2014, from Invest in America's Future.
    Deere & Company
    undersigned (2009, October 20). Company, Organization Letter to Congress on the R&D Tax Credit. Retrieved March 6, 2014, from Invest in America's Future.
    Dell
    undersigned (2009, October 20). Company, Organization Letter to Congress on the R&D Tax Credit. Retrieved March 6, 2014, from Invest in America's Future.
    Dow Chemical Company
    undersigned (2009, October 20). Company, Organization Letter to Congress on the R&D Tax Credit. Retrieved March 6, 2014, from Invest in America's Future.
    Dupont
    undersigned (2009, October 20). Company, Organization Letter to Congress on the R&D Tax Credit. Retrieved March 6, 2014, from Invest in America's Future.
    Eastman Chemical Company
    undersigned (2009, October 20). Company, Organization Letter to Congress on the R&D Tax Credit. Retrieved March 6, 2014, from Invest in America's Future.
    Eaton
    undersigned (2009, October 20). Company, Organization Letter to Congress on the R&D Tax Credit. Retrieved March 6, 2014, from Invest in America's Future.
    Ecolab
    undersigned (2009, October 20). Company, Organization Letter to Congress on the R&D Tax Credit. Retrieved March 6, 2014, from Invest in America's Future.
    Eli Lilly
    undersigned (2009, October 20). Company, Organization Letter to Congress on the R&D Tax Credit. Retrieved March 6, 2014, from Invest in America's Future.
    EMC Corporation
    undersigned (2009, October 20). Company, Organization Letter to Congress on the R&D Tax Credit. Retrieved March 6, 2014, from Invest in America's Future.
    European-American Business Council
    undersigned (2009, October 20). Company, Organization Letter to Congress on the R&D Tax Credit. Retrieved March 6, 2014, from Invest in America's Future.
    Genentech
    undersigned (2009, October 20). Company, Organization Letter to Congress on the R&D Tax Credit. Retrieved March 6, 2014, from Invest in America's Future.
    GlaxoSmithKline
    undersigned (2009, October 20). Company, Organization Letter to Congress on the R&D Tax Credit. Retrieved March 6, 2014, from Invest in America's Future.
    Goodrich
    undersigned (2009, October 20). Company, Organization Letter to Congress on the R&D Tax Credit. Retrieved March 6, 2014, from Invest in America's Future.
    Hewlett Packard
    undersigned (2009, October 20). Company, Organization Letter to Congress on the R&D Tax Credit. Retrieved March 6, 2014, from Invest in America's Future.
    Honeywell
    undersigned (2009, October 20). Company, Organization Letter to Congress on the R&D Tax Credit. Retrieved March 6, 2014, from Invest in America's Future.
    IBM
    undersigned (2009, October 20). Company, Organization Letter to Congress on the R&D Tax Credit. Retrieved March 6, 2014, from Invest in America's Future.
    Illinois Tool Works
    undersigned (2009, October 20). Company, Organization Letter to Congress on the R&D Tax Credit. Retrieved March 6, 2014, from Invest in America's Future.
    Information Technology Industry Council
    undersigned (2009, October 20). Company, Organization Letter to Congress on the R&D Tax Credit. Retrieved March 6, 2014, from Invest in America's Future.
    Innovation America
    undersigned (2009, October 20). Company, Organization Letter to Congress on the R&D Tax Credit. Retrieved March 6, 2014, from Invest in America's Future.
    Intel Corporation
    undersigned (2009, October 20). Company, Organization Letter to Congress on the R&D Tax Credit. Retrieved March 6, 2014, from Invest in America's Future.
    International Bancshares Corporation
    undersigned (2009, October 20). Company, Organization Letter to Congress on the R&D Tax Credit. Retrieved March 6, 2014, from Invest in America's Future.
    International Sleep Products Association
    undersigned (2009, October 20). Company, Organization Letter to Congress on the R&D Tax Credit. Retrieved March 6, 2014, from Invest in America's Future.
    IPC - Association Connecting Electronics Industries
    undersigned (2009, October 20). Company, Organization Letter to Congress on the R&D Tax Credit. Retrieved March 6, 2014, from Invest in America's Future.
    Johnson & Johnson
    undersigned (2009, October 20). Company, Organization Letter to Congress on the R&D Tax Credit. Retrieved March 6, 2014, from Invest in America's Future.
    Lockheed Martin
    undersigned (2009, October 20). Company, Organization Letter to Congress on the R&D Tax Credit. Retrieved March 6, 2014, from Invest in America's Future.
    LORD Corporation
    undersigned (2009, October 20). Company, Organization Letter to Congress on the R&D Tax Credit. Retrieved March 6, 2014, from Invest in America's Future.
    Masco
    undersigned (2009, October 20). Company, Organization Letter to Congress on the R&D Tax Credit. Retrieved March 6, 2014, from Invest in America's Future.
    Medical Device Manufacturers Association
    undersigned (2009, October 20). Company, Organization Letter to Congress on the R&D Tax Credit. Retrieved March 6, 2014, from Invest in America's Future.
    Microsoft
    undersigned (2009, October 20). Company, Organization Letter to Congress on the R&D Tax Credit. Retrieved March 6, 2014, from Invest in America's Future.
    Motor & Equipment Manufacturers Association
    undersigned (2009, October 20). Company, Organization Letter to Congress on the R&D Tax Credit. Retrieved March 6, 2014, from Invest in America's Future.
    National Association of Manufacturers
    undersigned (2009, October 20). Company, Organization Letter to Congress on the R&D Tax Credit. Retrieved March 6, 2014, from Invest in America's Future.
    National Center for Manufacturing Sciences
    undersigned (2009, October 20). Company, Organization Letter to Congress on the R&D Tax Credit. Retrieved March 6, 2014, from Invest in America's Future.
    National Council for Advanced Manufacturing
    undersigned (2009, October 20). Company, Organization Letter to Congress on the R&D Tax Credit. Retrieved March 6, 2014, from Invest in America's Future.
    National Electrical Manufacturers Association
    undersigned (2009, October 20). Company, Organization Letter to Congress on the R&D Tax Credit. Retrieved March 6, 2014, from Invest in America's Future.
    National Marine Manufacturers Association
    undersigned (2009, October 20). Company, Organization Letter to Congress on the R&D Tax Credit. Retrieved March 6, 2014, from Invest in America's Future.
    National Shooting Sports Foundation
    undersigned (2009, October 20). Company, Organization Letter to Congress on the R&D Tax Credit. Retrieved March 6, 2014, from Invest in America's Future.
    National Tooling and Machining Association
    undersigned (2009, October 20). Company, Organization Letter to Congress on the R&D Tax Credit. Retrieved March 6, 2014, from Invest in America's Future.
    NetApp
    undersigned (2009, October 20). Company, Organization Letter to Congress on the R&D Tax Credit. Retrieved March 6, 2014, from Invest in America's Future.
    Nokia
    undersigned (2009, October 20). Company, Organization Letter to Congress on the R&D Tax Credit. Retrieved March 6, 2014, from Invest in America's Future.
    Non-Ferrous Founders' Society
    undersigned (2009, October 20). Company, Organization Letter to Congress on the R&D Tax Credit. Retrieved March 6, 2014, from Invest in America's Future.
    ON Semiconductor
    undersigned (2009, October 20). Company, Organization Letter to Congress on the R&D Tax Credit. Retrieved March 6, 2014, from Invest in America's Future.
    Oracle
    undersigned (2009, October 20). Company, Organization Letter to Congress on the R&D Tax Credit. Retrieved March 6, 2014, from Invest in America's Future.
    Pfizer
    undersigned (2009, October 20). Company, Organization Letter to Congress on the R&D Tax Credit. Retrieved March 6, 2014, from Invest in America's Future.
    Plastics Industry Association
    undersigned (2009, October 20). Company, Organization Letter to Congress on the R&D Tax Credit. Retrieved March 6, 2014, from Invest in America's Future.
    PPG Industries
    undersigned (2009, October 20). Company, Organization Letter to Congress on the R&D Tax Credit. Retrieved March 6, 2014, from Invest in America's Future.
    Precision Machined Products Association
    undersigned (2009, October 20). Company, Organization Letter to Congress on the R&D Tax Credit. Retrieved March 6, 2014, from Invest in America's Future.
    Precision Metalforming Association
    undersigned (2009, October 20). Company, Organization Letter to Congress on the R&D Tax Credit. Retrieved March 6, 2014, from Invest in America's Future.
    Qualcomm
    undersigned (2009, October 20). Company, Organization Letter to Congress on the R&D Tax Credit. Retrieved March 6, 2014, from Invest in America's Future.
    Raytheon Technologies
    undersigned (2009, October 20). Company, Organization Letter to Congress on the R&D Tax Credit. Retrieved March 6, 2014, from Invest in America's Future.
    Retail Industry Leaders Association
    undersigned (2009, October 20). Company, Organization Letter to Congress on the R&D Tax Credit. Retrieved March 6, 2014, from Invest in America's Future.
    Rockwell Automation
    undersigned (2009, October 20). Company, Organization Letter to Congress on the R&D Tax Credit. Retrieved March 6, 2014, from Invest in America's Future.
    Rockwell Collins
    undersigned (2009, October 20). Company, Organization Letter to Congress on the R&D Tax Credit. Retrieved March 6, 2014, from Invest in America's Future.
    Salesforce.com
    undersigned (2009, October 20). Company, Organization Letter to Congress on the R&D Tax Credit. Retrieved March 6, 2014, from Invest in America's Future.
    Schwan Food
    undersigned (2009, October 20). Company, Organization Letter to Congress on the R&D Tax Credit. Retrieved March 6, 2014, from Invest in America's Future.
    Sealed Air Corporation
    undersigned (2009, October 20). Company, Organization Letter to Congress on the R&D Tax Credit. Retrieved March 6, 2014, from Invest in America's Future.
    Secondary Materials and Recycled Textiles Association
    undersigned (2009, October 20). Company, Organization Letter to Congress on the R&D Tax Credit. Retrieved March 6, 2014, from Invest in America's Future.
    Semiconductor Equipment and Materials International
    undersigned (2009, October 20). Company, Organization Letter to Congress on the R&D Tax Credit. Retrieved March 6, 2014, from Invest in America's Future.
    Semiconductor Industry Association
    undersigned (2009, October 20). Company, Organization Letter to Congress on the R&D Tax Credit. Retrieved March 6, 2014, from Invest in America's Future.
    Semiconductor Research Corporation
    undersigned (2009, October 20). Company, Organization Letter to Congress on the R&D Tax Credit. Retrieved March 6, 2014, from Invest in America's Future.
    Silicon Valley Leadership Group
    undersigned (2009, October 20). Company, Organization Letter to Congress on the R&D Tax Credit. Retrieved March 6, 2014, from Invest in America's Future.
    Software & Information Industry Association
    undersigned (2009, October 20). Company, Organization Letter to Congress on the R&D Tax Credit. Retrieved March 6, 2014, from Invest in America's Future.
    Sporting Arms and Ammunition Manufacturers' Institute
    undersigned (2009, October 20). Company, Organization Letter to Congress on the R&D Tax Credit. Retrieved March 6, 2014, from Invest in America's Future.
    Stryker
    undersigned (2009, October 20). Company, Organization Letter to Congress on the R&D Tax Credit. Retrieved March 6, 2014, from Invest in America's Future.
    Symantec
    undersigned (2009, October 20). Company, Organization Letter to Congress on the R&D Tax Credit. Retrieved March 6, 2014, from Invest in America's Future.
    Synopsys
    undersigned (2009, October 20). Company, Organization Letter to Congress on the R&D Tax Credit. Retrieved March 6, 2014, from Invest in America's Future.
    TechNet
    undersigned (2009, October 20). Company, Organization Letter to Congress on the R&D Tax Credit. Retrieved March 6, 2014, from Invest in America's Future.
    Telecommunications Industry Association
    undersigned (2009, October 20). Company, Organization Letter to Congress on the R&D Tax Credit. Retrieved March 6, 2014, from Invest in America's Future.
    Teradata
    undersigned (2009, October 20). Company, Organization Letter to Congress on the R&D Tax Credit. Retrieved March 6, 2014, from Invest in America's Future.
    Texas Instruments
    undersigned (2009, October 20). Company, Organization Letter to Congress on the R&D Tax Credit. Retrieved March 6, 2014, from Invest in America's Future.
    Textron
    undersigned (2009, October 20). Company, Organization Letter to Congress on the R&D Tax Credit. Retrieved March 6, 2014, from Invest in America's Future.
    Timken
    undersigned (2009, October 20). Company, Organization Letter to Congress on the R&D Tax Credit. Retrieved March 6, 2014, from Invest in America's Future.
    tooling and manufacturing association
    undersigned (2009, October 20). Company, Organization Letter to Congress on the R&D Tax Credit. Retrieved March 6, 2014, from Invest in America's Future.
    Trimble Navigation
    undersigned (2009, October 20). Company, Organization Letter to Congress on the R&D Tax Credit. Retrieved March 6, 2014, from Invest in America's Future.
    U.S. Chamber of Commerce
    undersigned (2009, October 20). Company, Organization Letter to Congress on the R&D Tax Credit. Retrieved March 6, 2014, from Invest in America's Future.
    Unilever
    undersigned (2009, October 20). Company, Organization Letter to Congress on the R&D Tax Credit. Retrieved March 6, 2014, from Invest in America's Future.
    United Technologies
    undersigned (2009, October 20). Company, Organization Letter to Congress on the R&D Tax Credit. Retrieved March 6, 2014, from Invest in America's Future.
    Verizon Communications
    undersigned (2009, October 20). Company, Organization Letter to Congress on the R&D Tax Credit. Retrieved March 6, 2014, from Invest in America's Future.
    Virgin America
    undersigned (2009, October 20). Company, Organization Letter to Congress on the R&D Tax Credit. Retrieved March 6, 2014, from Invest in America's Future.
    Waste Equipment Technology Association
    undersigned (2009, October 20). Company, Organization Letter to Congress on the R&D Tax Credit. Retrieved March 6, 2014, from Invest in America's Future.
    Wood Machinery Manufacturers of America
    undersigned (2009, October 20). Company, Organization Letter to Congress on the R&D Tax Credit. Retrieved March 6, 2014, from Invest in America's Future.
    Xerox
    undersigned (2009, October 20). Company, Organization Letter to Congress on the R&D Tax Credit. Retrieved March 6, 2014, from Invest in America's Future.
    Zimmer
    undersigned (2009, October 20). Company, Organization Letter to Congress on the R&D Tax Credit. Retrieved March 6, 2014, from Invest in America's Future.

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    Includes reported contributions to congressional campaigns of Senators in office during the 111th U.S. Congress, from interest groups invested in the vote according to MapLight, January 1, 2005 – December 31, 2010.
    Contributions data source: OpenSecrets.org

    Contributions by Legislator

    Namesort iconPartyState$ From Interest Groups
    That Supported
    $ From Interest Groups
    That Opposed
    Daniel K. AkakaDHI$258,700$0
    Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$831,629$0
    John BarrassoRWY$346,055$0
    Max BaucusDMT$1,673,600$0
    Birch "Evan" BayhDIN$762,826$0
    Mark BegichDAK$223,754$0
    Michael F. BennetDCO$829,318$0
    Bob BennettRUT$660,840$0
    Jesse "Jeff" BingamanDNM$382,685$0
    Christopher "Kit" BondRMO$222,016$0
    Barbara BoxerDCA$1,398,751$0
    Sherrod BrownDOH$854,176$0
    Sam BrownbackRKS$61,800$0
    Jim BunningRKY$125,225$0
    Richard BurrRNC$1,483,419$0
    Roland BurrisDIL$15,650$0
    Robert ByrdDWV$397,100$0
    Maria CantwellDWA$909,493$0
    Ben CardinDMD$527,071$0
    Tom CarperDDE$742,500$0
    Bob CaseyDPA$1,046,556$0
    Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$1,586,637$0
    Tom CoburnROK$362,735$0
    William Thad CochranRMS$490,397$0
    Susan M. CollinsRME$978,044$0
    Gaylord Kent ConradDND$506,974$0
    Bob CorkerRTN$1,302,486$0
    John CornynRTX$1,694,632$0
    Mike CrapoRID$623,298$0
    Jim DeMintRSC$663,565$0
    Chris DoddDCT$883,175$0
    Byron DorganDND$729,207$0
    Dick DurbinDIL$1,033,475$0
    John EnsignRNV$560,600$0
    Mike EnziRWY$520,501$0
    Russ FeingoldDWI$653,559$0
    Dianne FeinsteinDCA$786,212$0
    Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$1,288,185$0
    Lindsey GrahamRSC$745,314$0
    Chuck GrassleyRIA$875,276$0
    Judd GreggRNH$74,200$0
    Kay R. HaganDNC$572,781$0
    Tom HarkinDIA$751,602$0
    Orrin G. HatchRUT$1,268,361$0
    Kay Bailey HutchisonRTX$821,260$0
    Jim InhofeROK$700,355$0
    Dan InouyeDHI$896,555$0
    Johnny IsaksonRGA$1,069,893$0
    Mike JohannsRNE$594,090$0
    Tim JohnsonDSD$448,921$0
    Ted KaufmanDDE$0$0
    Ted KennedyDMA$741,294$0
    John F. KerryDMA$549,260$0
    Amy KlobucharDMN$832,365$0
    Herb KohlDWI$2,000$0
    Jon KylRAZ$1,240,937$0
    Mary L. LandrieuDLA$979,500$0
    Frank R. LautenbergDNJ$554,923$0
    Patrick J. LeahyDVT$572,596$0
    Carl LevinDMI$741,432$0
    Joe LiebermanICT$1,601,277$0
    Blanche LincolnDAR$1,392,104$0
    Dick LugarRIN$503,356$0
    Mel MartinezRFL$233,700$0
    John McCainRAZ$727,470$0
    Claire McCaskillDMO$655,650$0
    Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$2,337,295$0
    Bob MenéndezDNJ$1,373,843$0
    Jeff MerkleyDOR$470,362$0
    Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$695,076$0
    Lisa MurkowskiRAK$436,971$0
    Patty MurrayDWA$1,515,099$0
    Earl "Ben" NelsonDNE$1,096,541$0
    Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$1,079,315$0
    Mark L. PryorDAR$768,672$0
    John "Jack" ReedDRI$516,119$0
    Harry ReidDNV$2,021,227$0
    Jim RischRID$234,694$0
    Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$978,669$0
    John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$892,943$0
    Bernie SandersIVT$183,449$0
    Chuck SchumerDNY$1,162,084$0
    Jeff SessionsRAL$723,267$0
    Jeanne ShaheenDNH$378,696$0
    Richard C. ShelbyRAL$1,014,979$0
    Olympia J. SnoweRME$400,635$0
    Arlen SpecterDPA$1,603,285$0
    Debbie StabenowDMI$963,808$0
    Jon TesterDMT$323,225$0
    John ThuneRSD$911,957$0
    Mark UdallDCO$892,670$0
    Tom UdallDNM$349,435$0
    David VitterRLA$837,255$0
    George VoinovichROH$582,427$0
    Mark R. WarnerDVA$1,197,815$0
    Jim WebbDVA$489,453$0
    Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$349,085$0
    Roger F. WickerRMS$1,021,373$0
    Ron WydenDOR$706,949$0

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    NamePartyState$ From Interest Groups
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    $ From Interest Groups
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    Daniel K. AkakaDHI$258,700$0
    Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$831,629$0
    John BarrassoRWY$346,055$0
    Max BaucusDMT$1,673,600$0
    Birch "Evan" BayhDIN$762,826$0
    Mark BegichDAK$223,754$0
    Michael F. BennetDCO$829,318$0
    Bob BennettRUT$660,840$0
    Jesse "Jeff" BingamanDNM$382,685$0
    Christopher "Kit" BondRMO$222,016$0
    Barbara BoxerDCA$1,398,751$0
    Sherrod BrownDOH$854,176$0
    Sam BrownbackRKS$61,800$0
    Jim BunningRKY$125,225$0
    Richard BurrRNC$1,483,419$0
    Roland BurrisDIL$15,650$0
    Robert ByrdDWV$397,100$0
    Maria CantwellDWA$909,493$0
    Ben CardinDMD$527,071$0
    Tom CarperDDE$742,500$0
    Bob CaseyDPA$1,046,556$0
    Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$1,586,637$0
    Tom CoburnROK$362,735$0
    William Thad CochranRMS$490,397$0
    Susan M. CollinsRME$978,044$0
    Gaylord Kent ConradDND$506,974$0
    Bob CorkerRTN$1,302,486$0
    John CornynRTX$1,694,632$0
    Mike CrapoRID$623,298$0
    Jim DeMintRSC$663,565$0
    Chris DoddDCT$883,175$0
    Byron DorganDND$729,207$0
    Dick DurbinDIL$1,033,475$0
    John EnsignRNV$560,600$0
    Mike EnziRWY$520,501$0
    Russ FeingoldDWI$653,559$0
    Dianne FeinsteinDCA$786,212$0
    Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$1,288,185$0
    Lindsey GrahamRSC$745,314$0
    Chuck GrassleyRIA$875,276$0
    Judd GreggRNH$74,200$0
    Kay R. HaganDNC$572,781$0
    Tom HarkinDIA$751,602$0
    Orrin G. HatchRUT$1,268,361$0
    Kay Bailey HutchisonRTX$821,260$0
    Jim InhofeROK$700,355$0
    Dan InouyeDHI$896,555$0
    Johnny IsaksonRGA$1,069,893$0
    Mike JohannsRNE$594,090$0
    Tim JohnsonDSD$448,921$0
    Ted KaufmanDDE$0$0
    Ted KennedyDMA$741,294$0
    John F. KerryDMA$549,260$0
    Amy KlobucharDMN$832,365$0
    Herb KohlDWI$2,000$0
    Jon KylRAZ$1,240,937$0
    Mary L. LandrieuDLA$979,500$0
    Frank R. LautenbergDNJ$554,923$0
    Patrick J. LeahyDVT$572,596$0
    Carl LevinDMI$741,432$0
    Joe LiebermanICT$1,601,277$0
    Blanche LincolnDAR$1,392,104$0
    Dick LugarRIN$503,356$0
    Mel MartinezRFL$233,700$0
    John McCainRAZ$727,470$0
    Claire McCaskillDMO$655,650$0
    Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$2,337,295$0
    Bob MenéndezDNJ$1,373,843$0
    Jeff MerkleyDOR$470,362$0
    Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$695,076$0
    Lisa MurkowskiRAK$436,971$0
    Patty MurrayDWA$1,515,099$0
    Earl "Ben" NelsonDNE$1,096,541$0
    Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$1,079,315$0
    Mark L. PryorDAR$768,672$0
    John "Jack" ReedDRI$516,119$0
    Harry ReidDNV$2,021,227$0
    Jim RischRID$234,694$0
    Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$978,669$0
    John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$892,943$0
    Bernie SandersIVT$183,449$0
    Chuck SchumerDNY$1,162,084$0
    Jeff SessionsRAL$723,267$0
    Jeanne ShaheenDNH$378,696$0
    Richard C. ShelbyRAL$1,014,979$0
    Olympia J. SnoweRME$400,635$0
    Arlen SpecterDPA$1,603,285$0
    Debbie StabenowDMI$963,808$0
    Jon TesterDMT$323,225$0
    John ThuneRSD$911,957$0
    Mark UdallDCO$892,670$0
    Tom UdallDNM$349,435$0
    David VitterRLA$837,255$0
    George VoinovichROH$582,427$0
    Mark R. WarnerDVA$1,197,815$0
    Jim WebbDVA$489,453$0
    Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$349,085$0
    Roger F. WickerRMS$1,021,373$0
    Ron WydenDOR$706,949$0

    Interest Groups that supported this bill

    $ Donated
    Commercial banks & bank holding companies$9,739,054
    Schools & colleges$7,284,807
    Pharmaceutical manufacturing$6,955,108
    Defense aerospace contractors$4,402,265
    Computer software$4,083,444
    Medical Devices & Supplies$3,356,670
    Telephone utilities$3,071,212
    Engineering, architecture & construction mgmt svcs$2,972,941
    Defense electronic contractors$2,909,119
    Chemicals$2,741,681
    Industrial/commercial equipment & materials$2,082,232
    Data processing & computer services$2,064,900
    Food and kindred products manufacturing$1,845,813
    Computer components & accessories$1,841,698
    Trucking companies & services$1,652,202
    Airlines$1,586,753
    Telecommunications$1,460,055
    Electronics manufacturing & services$1,335,832
    Biotech products & research$1,326,154
    Steel$1,066,822
    Computer manufacture & services$1,056,489
    Alternate energy production & services$1,038,866
    Agricultural chemicals (fertilizers & pesticides)$1,007,508
    Auto manufacturers$945,679
    Retail trade$852,377
    Plastics & Rubber processing & products$667,750
    Pro-Guns$623,472
    Truck/Automotive parts & accessories$592,517
    Fabricated metal products$587,323
    Recycling of metal, paper, plastics, etc.$570,009
    Farm machinery & equipment$550,712
    Aircraft parts & equipment$533,130
    Health care products$485,909
    Aircraft manufacturers$381,450
    Paper, glass & packaging materials$296,095
    Manufacturing$289,989
    Furniture & wood products$284,670
    Telecommunications Devices$276,328
    Office machines$273,970
    Household cleansers & chemicals$265,300
    Heavy industrial manufacturing$259,700
    Pleasure boats$233,830
    Chambers of commerce$222,314
    General business associations$213,253
    Household & office products$193,330
    Hardware & tools$135,346
    Paints, Solvents & Coatings$113,966
    Personal products manufacturing$109,380
    Small arms & ammunition$109,067
    Hosting/Cloud Services$50,200
    Manmade fibers$34,200
    Adhesives & Sealants$33,850
    International trade associations$5,250

    Interest Groups that opposed this bill

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