Includes all politicians who were in office at any point during the 114th Congress.

S. 2235 - HANGUP Act

Science, technology, communications. 114th Congress (2015-2016) View bill details
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Summary:
A bill to repeal debt collection amendments made by the Bipartisan Budget Act of 2015. (by CRS) 
Status:
The bill has been referred to committee. 
There have been no votes on this bill.

HANGUP Act

S. 2235 — 114th Congress (2015–2016)

Summary
A bill to repeal debt collection amendments made by the Bipartisan Budget Act of 2015. (by CRS)
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Title
A bill to repeal debt collection amendments made by the Bipartisan Budget Act of 2015.
Other Titles
  • HANGUP Act
  • Help Americans Never Get Unwanted Phone calls Act of 2015
  • HANGUP Act
Sponsor
Edward J. Markey
Co-Sponsors
Subjects
  • Science, technology, communications
  • Administrative law and regulatory procedures
  • Debt collection
  • Federal Communications Commission (FCC)
  • Telephone and wireless communication
Related Bills
Major Actions
Introduced11/04/2015
Referred to Committee
Bill History

There have been no votes on this bill.

ActionDateDescription
Introduced11/04/2015
11/04/2015Read twice and referred to the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation.
11/04/2015Introduced in Senate
NumberSponsorDate OfferedStatus

Total contributions given to Senators from interest groups that…

$750
$45,000
$57,657,794
$547,752
$612,336
$58,863,632
$0
11 Organizations Supported and 0 Opposed; See Which Ones

Organizations that took a position on
HANGUP Act

11 organizations supported this bill

Alliance for a Just Society
Undersigned organizations (2015, November 2). CFA and Other Consumer Groups Support the HANGUP Act. Retrieved November 6, 2015, from Consumer Federation of America.
Americans for Financial Reform
Undersigned organizations (2015, November 2). CFA and Other Consumer Groups Support the HANGUP Act. Retrieved November 6, 2015, from Consumer Federation of America.
Center for Digital Democracy
Undersigned organizations (2015, November 2). CFA and Other Consumer Groups Support the HANGUP Act. Retrieved November 6, 2015, from Consumer Federation of America.
Consumer Action
Consumer Action (2015, November 4). HANGUP (Help American Never Get Unwanted Phone Calls) Act. Retrieved November 6, 2015, from Consumer Action.
Consumer Federation of America
Undersigned organizations (2015, November 2). CFA and Other Consumer Groups Support the HANGUP Act. Retrieved November 9, 2015, from Consumer Federation of America.
Consumers Union
Consumers Union (2015, November 4). Senator Markey Introduces HANGUP Act to Repeal Robocall Loophole in Budget Bill. Retrieved November 9, 2015, from Consumers Union.
National Association of Consumer Advocates
Undersigned organizations (2015, November 2). CFA and Other Consumer Groups Support the HANGUP Act. Retrieved November 9, 2015, from Consumer Federation of America.
National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys
Undersigned organizations (2015, November 2). CFA and Other Consumer Groups Support the HANGUP Act. Retrieved November 6, 2015, from Consumer Federation of America.
The Other 98%
Undersigned organizations (2015, November 2). CFA and Other Consumer Groups Support the HANGUP Act. Retrieved November 6, 2015, from Consumer Federation of America.
U.S. PIRG
Undersigned organizations (2015, November 2). CFA and Other Consumer Groups Support the HANGUP Act. Retrieved November 6, 2015, from Consumer Federation of America.
Woodstock Institute
Undersigned organizations (2015, November 2). CFA and Other Consumer Groups Support the HANGUP Act. Retrieved November 9, 2015, from Consumer Federation of America.

0 organizations opposed this bill

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Includes reported contributions to congressional campaigns of Senators in office during the 114th U.S. Congress, from interest groups invested in the vote according to MapLight, November 29, 2010 – November 28, 2016.
Contributions data source: OpenSecrets.org

Contributions by Legislator

Namesort iconPartyState$ From Interest Groups
That Supported
$ From Interest Groups
That Opposed
Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$202,577$0
Kelly AyotteRNH$538,508$0
Tammy BaldwinDWI$628,266$0
John BarrassoRWY$103,916$0
Michael F. BennetDCO$1,570,332$0
Richard BlumenthalDCT$795,936$0
Roy BluntRMO$608,506$0
Cory A. BookerDNJ$1,994,257$0
John BoozmanRAR$95,258$0
Barbara BoxerDCA$34,000$0
Sherrod BrownDOH$1,787,239$0
Richard BurrRNC$519,919$0
Maria CantwellDWA$564,377$0
Shelley Moore CapitoRWV$462,176$0
Ben CardinDMD$402,628$0
Tom CarperDDE$213,592$0
Bob CaseyDPA$1,648,446$0
Bill CassidyRLA$310,368$0
Daniel CoatsRIN$72,700$0
William Thad CochranRMS$352,825$0
Susan M. CollinsRME$307,756$0
Christopher A. CoonsDDE$838,660$0
Bob CorkerRTN$383,515$0
John CornynRTX$607,107$0
Tom CottonRAR$408,954$0
Mike CrapoRID$161,304$0
Ted CruzRTX$923,989$0
Steve DainesRMT$134,570$0
Joe DonnellyDIN$756,255$0
Dick DurbinDIL$1,052,474$0
Mike EnziRWY$67,977$0
Joni ErnstRIA$58,545$0
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$470,101$0
Deb FischerRNE$162,737$0
Jeff FlakeRAZ$249,302$0
Al FrankenDMN$966,757$0
Cory GardnerRCO$281,108$0
Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$2,015,814$0
Lindsey GrahamRSC$796,439$0
Chuck GrassleyRIA$374,216$0
Orrin G. HatchRUT$386,328$0
Martin HeinrichDNM$667,212$0
Heidi HeitkampDND$514,225$0
Dean HellerRNV$215,115$0
Mazie K. HironoDHI$674,664$0
John HoevenRND$66,013$0
Jim InhofeROK$131,700$0
Johnny IsaksonRGA$417,535$0
Ron JohnsonRWI$365,722$0
Tim KaineDVA$2,271,192$0
Angus S. King, Jr.IME$257,698$0
Mark KirkRIL$349,615$0
Amy KlobucharDMN$595,152$0
James LankfordROK$167,390$0
Patrick J. LeahyDVT$524,064$0
Mike LeeRUT$292,041$0
Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$295,800$0
Ed MarkeyDMA$1,274,405$0
John McCainRAZ$470,669$0
Claire McCaskillDMO$1,878,500$0
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$911,039$0
Bob MenéndezDNJ$1,236,792$0
Jeff MerkleyDOR$360,728$0
Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$46,850$0
Jerry MoranRKS$174,289$0
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$275,751$0
Chris MurphyDCT$804,493$0
Patty MurrayDWA$668,332$0
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$1,567,514$0
Rand PaulRKY$177,160$0
David PerdueRGA$240,517$0
Gary C. PetersDMI$1,113,039$0
Rob PortmanROH$1,003,088$0
John "Jack" ReedDRI$322,820$0
Harry ReidDNV$206,600$0
Jim RischRID$41,100$0
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$255,011$0
Mike RoundsRSD$112,960$0
Marco RubioRFL$573,655$0
Bernie SandersIVT$73,072$0
Ben SasseRNE$162,760$0
Brian SchatzDHI$832,421$0
Chuck SchumerDNY$1,607,617$0
Tim ScottRSC$484,533$0
Jeff SessionsRAL$73,103$0
Jeanne ShaheenDNH$610,327$0
Richard C. ShelbyRAL$229,100$0
Debbie StabenowDMI$590,945$0
Dan SullivanRAK$245,061$0
Jon TesterDMT$1,107,933$0
John ThuneRSD$260,204$0
Thom TillisRNC$424,209$0
Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$1,059,661$0
Tom UdallDNM$594,236$0
David VitterRLA$141,392$0
Mark R. WarnerDVA$1,213,256$0
Elizabeth WarrenDMA$1,911,196$0
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$556,026$0
Roger F. WickerRMS$167,815$0
Ron WydenDOR$688,581$0

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Legislator Filters
NamePartyState$ From Interest Groups
That Supported
$ From Interest Groups
That Opposed
Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$202,577$0
Kelly AyotteRNH$538,508$0
Tammy BaldwinDWI$628,266$0
John BarrassoRWY$103,916$0
Michael F. BennetDCO$1,570,332$0
Richard BlumenthalDCT$795,936$0
Roy BluntRMO$608,506$0
Cory A. BookerDNJ$1,994,257$0
John BoozmanRAR$95,258$0
Barbara BoxerDCA$34,000$0
Sherrod BrownDOH$1,787,239$0
Richard BurrRNC$519,919$0
Maria CantwellDWA$564,377$0
Shelley Moore CapitoRWV$462,176$0
Ben CardinDMD$402,628$0
Tom CarperDDE$213,592$0
Bob CaseyDPA$1,648,446$0
Bill CassidyRLA$310,368$0
Daniel CoatsRIN$72,700$0
William Thad CochranRMS$352,825$0
Susan M. CollinsRME$307,756$0
Christopher A. CoonsDDE$838,660$0
Bob CorkerRTN$383,515$0
John CornynRTX$607,107$0
Tom CottonRAR$408,954$0
Mike CrapoRID$161,304$0
Ted CruzRTX$923,989$0
Steve DainesRMT$134,570$0
Joe DonnellyDIN$756,255$0
Dick DurbinDIL$1,052,474$0
Mike EnziRWY$67,977$0
Joni ErnstRIA$58,545$0
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$470,101$0
Deb FischerRNE$162,737$0
Jeff FlakeRAZ$249,302$0
Al FrankenDMN$966,757$0
Cory GardnerRCO$281,108$0
Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$2,015,814$0
Lindsey GrahamRSC$796,439$0
Chuck GrassleyRIA$374,216$0
Orrin G. HatchRUT$386,328$0
Martin HeinrichDNM$667,212$0
Heidi HeitkampDND$514,225$0
Dean HellerRNV$215,115$0
Mazie K. HironoDHI$674,664$0
John HoevenRND$66,013$0
Jim InhofeROK$131,700$0
Johnny IsaksonRGA$417,535$0
Ron JohnsonRWI$365,722$0
Tim KaineDVA$2,271,192$0
Angus S. King, Jr.IME$257,698$0
Mark KirkRIL$349,615$0
Amy KlobucharDMN$595,152$0
James LankfordROK$167,390$0
Patrick J. LeahyDVT$524,064$0
Mike LeeRUT$292,041$0
Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$295,800$0
Ed MarkeyDMA$1,274,405$0
John McCainRAZ$470,669$0
Claire McCaskillDMO$1,878,500$0
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$911,039$0
Bob MenéndezDNJ$1,236,792$0
Jeff MerkleyDOR$360,728$0
Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$46,850$0
Jerry MoranRKS$174,289$0
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$275,751$0
Chris MurphyDCT$804,493$0
Patty MurrayDWA$668,332$0
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$1,567,514$0
Rand PaulRKY$177,160$0
David PerdueRGA$240,517$0
Gary C. PetersDMI$1,113,039$0
Rob PortmanROH$1,003,088$0
John "Jack" ReedDRI$322,820$0
Harry ReidDNV$206,600$0
Jim RischRID$41,100$0
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$255,011$0
Mike RoundsRSD$112,960$0
Marco RubioRFL$573,655$0
Bernie SandersIVT$73,072$0
Ben SasseRNE$162,760$0
Brian SchatzDHI$832,421$0
Chuck SchumerDNY$1,607,617$0
Tim ScottRSC$484,533$0
Jeff SessionsRAL$73,103$0
Jeanne ShaheenDNH$610,327$0
Richard C. ShelbyRAL$229,100$0
Debbie StabenowDMI$590,945$0
Dan SullivanRAK$245,061$0
Jon TesterDMT$1,107,933$0
John ThuneRSD$260,204$0
Thom TillisRNC$424,209$0
Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$1,059,661$0
Tom UdallDNM$594,236$0
David VitterRLA$141,392$0
Mark R. WarnerDVA$1,213,256$0
Elizabeth WarrenDMA$1,911,196$0
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$556,026$0
Roger F. WickerRMS$167,815$0
Ron WydenDOR$688,581$0

Interest Groups that supported this bill

$ Donated
Attorneys & law firms$57,657,794
Minority/Ethnic Groups$612,336
Health & welfare policy$547,752
Human Rights$45,000
Consumer groups$750

Interest Groups that opposed this bill

$ Donated
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