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

S. 2244 - AFFIRM Act

Agriculture and food. 114th Congress (2015-2016) View bill details
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Summary:
A bill to reform the Federal Crop Insurance Act and reduce Federal spending on crop insurance. (by CRS) 
Status:
The bill has been referred to committee. 
There have been no votes on this bill.

AFFIRM Act

S. 2244 — 114th Congress (2015–2016)

Summary
A bill to reform the Federal Crop Insurance Act and reduce Federal spending on crop insurance. (by CRS)
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Title
A bill to reform the Federal Crop Insurance Act and reduce Federal spending on crop insurance.
Other Titles
  • AFFIRM Act
  • Assisting Family Farmers through Insurance Reform Measures Act
  • AFFIRM Act
Sponsor
Jeff Flake
Co-Sponsors
Subjects
  • Agriculture and food
  • Agricultural insurance
  • Agricultural prices, subsidies, credit
Related Bills
Major Actions
Introduced11/05/2015
Referred to Committee
Bill History

There have been no votes on this bill.

ActionDateDescription
Introduced11/05/2015
11/05/2015Read twice and referred to the Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry.
11/05/2015Introduced in Senate
NumberSponsorDate OfferedStatus

Total contributions given to Senators from interest groups that…

$14,631,643
$43,350
$5,398,859
$20,073,852
$0
10 Organizations Supported and 0 Opposed; See Which Ones

Organizations that took a position on
AFFIRM Act

10 organizations supported this bill

Campaign for Liberty
Undersigned organizations (2016, January 19). Coalition Letter in Support of the AFIRM Act. Retrieved January 27, 2016, from Campaign for Liberty.
Center for Individual Freedom
Undersigned organizations (2016, January 19). Coalition Letter in Support of the AFIRM Act. Retrieved January 27, 2016, from Campaign for Liberty.
Coalition to Reduce Spending
Undersigned organizations (2016, January 19). Coalition Letter in Support of the AFIRM Act. Retrieved January 27, 2016, from Campaign for Liberty.
Council for Citizens Against Government Waste
Undersigned organizations (2016, January 19). Coalition Letter in Support of the AFIRM Act. Retrieved January 27, 2016, from Campaign for Liberty.
Environmental Working Group
Environmental Working Group (2015, November 5). Proposal Would Reform Bloated Crop Insurance Program. Retrieved January 27, 2016, from Environmental Working Group.
FreedomWorks
Undersigned organizations (2016, January 19). Coalition Letter in Support of the AFIRM Act. Retrieved January 27, 2016, from Campaign for Liberty.
Less Government
Undersigned organizations (2016, January 19). Coalition Letter in Support of the AFIRM Act. Retrieved January 27, 2016, from Campaign for Liberty.
R Street Institute
Undersigned organizations (2016, January 19). Coalition Letter in Support of the AFIRM Act. Retrieved January 27, 2016, from Campaign for Liberty.
Taxpayers for Common Sense
Undersigned organizations (2016, January 19). Coalition Letter in Support of the AFIRM Act. Retrieved January 27, 2016, from Campaign for Liberty.
Taxpayers Protection Alliance
Undersigned organizations (2016, January 19). Coalition Letter in Support of the AFIRM Act. Retrieved January 27, 2016, from Campaign for Liberty.

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$37,150$0
Kelly AyotteRNH$380,382$0
Tammy BaldwinDWI$160,766$0
John BarrassoRWY$18,900$0
Michael F. BennetDCO$475,313$0
Richard BlumenthalDCT$66,979$0
Roy BluntRMO$136,536$0
Cory A. BookerDNJ$130,812$0
John BoozmanRAR$20,232$0
Barbara BoxerDCA$500$0
Sherrod BrownDOH$118,971$0
Richard BurrRNC$142,199$0
Maria CantwellDWA$134,802$0
Shelley Moore CapitoRWV$118,225$0
Ben CardinDMD$10,525$0
Tom CarperDDE$6,500$0
Bob CaseyDPA$37,504$0
Bill CassidyRLA$340,573$0
Daniel CoatsRIN$2,500$0
William Thad CochranRMS$22,100$0
Susan M. CollinsRME$58,700$0
Christopher A. CoonsDDE$21,400$0
Bob CorkerRTN$28,370$0
John CornynRTX$78,605$0
Tom CottonRAR$1,237,642$0
Mike CrapoRID$39,294$0
Ted CruzRTX$1,877,197$0
Steve DainesRMT$230,225$0
Joe DonnellyDIN$31,596$0
Dick DurbinDIL$58,261$0
Mike EnziRWY$0$0
Joni ErnstRIA$177,461$0
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$17,350$0
Deb FischerRNE$185,221$0
Jeff FlakeRAZ$1,342,999$0
Al FrankenDMN$115,838$0
Cory GardnerRCO$392,905$0
Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$51,065$0
Lindsey GrahamRSC$87,751$0
Chuck GrassleyRIA$150,779$0
Orrin G. HatchRUT$22,500$0
Martin HeinrichDNM$274,319$0
Heidi HeitkampDND$2,000$0
Dean HellerRNV$135,337$0
Mazie K. HironoDHI$38,426$0
John HoevenRND$15,400$0
Jim InhofeROK$48,674$0
Johnny IsaksonRGA$35,445$0
Ron JohnsonRWI$796,764$0
Tim KaineDVA$304,763$0
Angus S. King, Jr.IME$43,570$0
Mark KirkRIL$207,275$0
Amy KlobucharDMN$15,150$0
James LankfordROK$142,490$0
Patrick J. LeahyDVT$34,518$0
Mike LeeRUT$727,234$0
Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$3,500$0
Ed MarkeyDMA$382,981$0
John McCainRAZ$173,770$0
Claire McCaskillDMO$8,500$0
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$237,306$0
Bob MenéndezDNJ$15,000$0
Jeff MerkleyDOR$148,305$0
Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$250$0
Jerry MoranRKS$8,200$0
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$51,300$0
Chris MurphyDCT$123,746$0
Patty MurrayDWA$101,278$0
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$69,882$0
Rand PaulRKY$447,992$0
David PerdueRGA$199,928$0
Gary C. PetersDMI$457,339$0
Rob PortmanROH$231,396$0
John "Jack" ReedDRI$15,700$0
Harry ReidDNV$12,800$0
Jim RischRID$46,587$0
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$92,967$0
Mike RoundsRSD$63,381$0
Marco RubioRFL$862,718$0
Bernie SandersIVT$52,647$0
Ben SasseRNE$691,801$0
Brian SchatzDHI$286,989$0
Chuck SchumerDNY$125,679$0
Tim ScottRSC$266,161$0
Jeff SessionsRAL$4,000$0
Jeanne ShaheenDNH$218,813$0
Richard C. ShelbyRAL$3,700$0
Debbie StabenowDMI$33,225$0
Dan SullivanRAK$601,573$0
Jon TesterDMT$270,235$0
John ThuneRSD$175,958$0
Thom TillisRNC$218,634$0
Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$1,278,152$0
Tom UdallDNM$173,894$0
David VitterRLA$21,300$0
Mark R. WarnerDVA$52,938$0
Elizabeth WarrenDMA$187,796$0
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$126,560$0
Roger F. WickerRMS$7,500$0
Ron WydenDOR$133,478$0

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NamePartyState$ From Interest Groups
That Supported
$ From Interest Groups
That Opposed
Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$37,150$0
Kelly AyotteRNH$380,382$0
Tammy BaldwinDWI$160,766$0
John BarrassoRWY$18,900$0
Michael F. BennetDCO$475,313$0
Richard BlumenthalDCT$66,979$0
Roy BluntRMO$136,536$0
Cory A. BookerDNJ$130,812$0
John BoozmanRAR$20,232$0
Barbara BoxerDCA$500$0
Sherrod BrownDOH$118,971$0
Richard BurrRNC$142,199$0
Maria CantwellDWA$134,802$0
Shelley Moore CapitoRWV$118,225$0
Ben CardinDMD$10,525$0
Tom CarperDDE$6,500$0
Bob CaseyDPA$37,504$0
Bill CassidyRLA$340,573$0
Daniel CoatsRIN$2,500$0
William Thad CochranRMS$22,100$0
Susan M. CollinsRME$58,700$0
Christopher A. CoonsDDE$21,400$0
Bob CorkerRTN$28,370$0
John CornynRTX$78,605$0
Tom CottonRAR$1,237,642$0
Mike CrapoRID$39,294$0
Ted CruzRTX$1,877,197$0
Steve DainesRMT$230,225$0
Joe DonnellyDIN$31,596$0
Dick DurbinDIL$58,261$0
Mike EnziRWY$0$0
Joni ErnstRIA$177,461$0
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$17,350$0
Deb FischerRNE$185,221$0
Jeff FlakeRAZ$1,342,999$0
Al FrankenDMN$115,838$0
Cory GardnerRCO$392,905$0
Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$51,065$0
Lindsey GrahamRSC$87,751$0
Chuck GrassleyRIA$150,779$0
Orrin G. HatchRUT$22,500$0
Martin HeinrichDNM$274,319$0
Heidi HeitkampDND$2,000$0
Dean HellerRNV$135,337$0
Mazie K. HironoDHI$38,426$0
John HoevenRND$15,400$0
Jim InhofeROK$48,674$0
Johnny IsaksonRGA$35,445$0
Ron JohnsonRWI$796,764$0
Tim KaineDVA$304,763$0
Angus S. King, Jr.IME$43,570$0
Mark KirkRIL$207,275$0
Amy KlobucharDMN$15,150$0
James LankfordROK$142,490$0
Patrick J. LeahyDVT$34,518$0
Mike LeeRUT$727,234$0
Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$3,500$0
Ed MarkeyDMA$382,981$0
John McCainRAZ$173,770$0
Claire McCaskillDMO$8,500$0
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$237,306$0
Bob MenéndezDNJ$15,000$0
Jeff MerkleyDOR$148,305$0
Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$250$0
Jerry MoranRKS$8,200$0
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$51,300$0
Chris MurphyDCT$123,746$0
Patty MurrayDWA$101,278$0
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$69,882$0
Rand PaulRKY$447,992$0
David PerdueRGA$199,928$0
Gary C. PetersDMI$457,339$0
Rob PortmanROH$231,396$0
John "Jack" ReedDRI$15,700$0
Harry ReidDNV$12,800$0
Jim RischRID$46,587$0
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$92,967$0
Mike RoundsRSD$63,381$0
Marco RubioRFL$862,718$0
Bernie SandersIVT$52,647$0
Ben SasseRNE$691,801$0
Brian SchatzDHI$286,989$0
Chuck SchumerDNY$125,679$0
Tim ScottRSC$266,161$0
Jeff SessionsRAL$4,000$0
Jeanne ShaheenDNH$218,813$0
Richard C. ShelbyRAL$3,700$0
Debbie StabenowDMI$33,225$0
Dan SullivanRAK$601,573$0
Jon TesterDMT$270,235$0
John ThuneRSD$175,958$0
Thom TillisRNC$218,634$0
Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$1,278,152$0
Tom UdallDNM$173,894$0
David VitterRLA$21,300$0
Mark R. WarnerDVA$52,938$0
Elizabeth WarrenDMA$187,796$0
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$126,560$0
Roger F. WickerRMS$7,500$0
Ron WydenDOR$133,478$0

Interest Groups that supported this bill

$ Donated
Republican/Conservative$14,631,643
Environmental policy$5,398,859
Fiscal & tax policy$43,350

Interest Groups that opposed this bill

$ Donated
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