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S. 2699 - FAIR Act

Government operations and politics. 114th Congress (2015-2016) View bill details
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Summary:
A bill to increase the rates of pay under the General Schedule and other statutory pay systems and for prevailing rate employees by 5.3 percent, and for other purposes. (by CRS) 
Status:
The bill has been referred to committee. 
There have been no votes on this bill.

FAIR Act

S. 2699 — 114th Congress (2015–2016)

Summary
A bill to increase the rates of pay under the General Schedule and other statutory pay systems and for prevailing rate employees by 5.3 percent, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
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Title
A bill to increase the rates of pay under the General Schedule and other statutory pay systems and for prevailing rate employees by 5.3 percent, and for other purposes.
Other Titles
  • FAIR Act
  • Federal Adjustment of Income Rates Act of 2016
  • FAIR Act
Sponsor
Brian Schatz
Co-Sponsors
Subjects
  • Government operations and politics
  • Government employee pay, benefits, personnel management
  • Inflation and prices
Related Bills
Major Actions
Introduced3/16/2016
Referred to Committee
Bill History

There have been no votes on this bill.

ActionDateDescription
Introduced3/16/2016
3/16/2016Read twice and referred to the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs.
3/16/2016Introduced in Senate
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Total contributions given to Senators from interest groups that…

24 Organizations Supported and 0 Opposed; See Which Ones

Organizations that took a position on
FAIR Act

24 organizations supported this bill

American Federation of Government Employees
American Federation of Government Employees (2016, March 18). Push to Provide Federal Employees with 5.3% Catch-Up Pay Gains Steam. Retrieved March 21, 2016, from American Federation of Government Employees.
American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees
Undersigned organizations (2016, June 21). Fed-Postal letter seeking 5.3% federal employee pay raise. Retrieved June 24, 2016, from International Federation of Professional & Technical Engineers.
American Postal Workers Union
Undersigned organizations (2016, June 21). Fed-Postal letter seeking 5.3% federal employee pay raise. Retrieved June 24, 2016, from International Federation of Professional & Technical Engineers.
Federal Aviation Administration Managers Association
Undersigned organizations (2016, June 21). Fed-Postal letter seeking 5.3% federal employee pay raise. Retrieved June 24, 2016, from International Federation of Professional & Technical Engineers.
Federal Managers Association
Undersigned organizations (2016, June 21). Fed-Postal letter seeking 5.3% federal employee pay raise. Retrieved June 24, 2016, from International Federation of Professional & Technical Engineers.
Federal-Postal Coalition
Undersigned organizations (2016, June 21). Fed-Postal letter seeking 5.3% federal employee pay raise. Retrieved June 24, 2016, from International Federation of Professional & Technical Engineers.
International Federation of Professional & Technical Engineers
Junemann, Gregory J. (2016, March 15). IFPTE endorses Sen. Schatz bill calling for a 5.3% federal pay raise. Retrieved March 22, 2016, from International Federation of Professional & Technical Engineers.
Laborers' International Union of North America
Undersigned organizations (2016, June 21). Fed-Postal letter seeking 5.3% federal employee pay raise. Retrieved June 24, 2016, from International Federation of Professional & Technical Engineers.
National Active and Retired Federal Employees Association
National Active and Retired Federal Employees Association (2016, March 21). Support H.R. 4585/S. 2699, Fair Pay Raise for Federal Employees. Retrieved March 21, 2016, from National Active and Retired Federal Employees Association.
National Air Traffic Controllers Association
Undersigned organizations (2016, June 21). Fed-Postal letter seeking 5.3% federal employee pay raise. Retrieved June 24, 2016, from International Federation of Professional & Technical Engineers.
National Association of Federal Veterinarians
Undersigned organizations (2016, June 21). Fed-Postal letter seeking 5.3% federal employee pay raise. Retrieved June 24, 2016, from International Federation of Professional & Technical Engineers.
National Association of Government Employees
Undersigned organizations (2016, June 21). Fed-Postal letter seeking 5.3% federal employee pay raise. Retrieved June 24, 2016, from International Federation of Professional & Technical Engineers.
National Association of Letter Carriers
Undersigned organizations (2016, June 21). Fed-Postal letter seeking 5.3% federal employee pay raise. Retrieved June 24, 2016, from International Federation of Professional & Technical Engineers.
National Association of Postal Supervisors
Undersigned organizations (2016, June 21). Fed-Postal letter seeking 5.3% federal employee pay raise. Retrieved June 24, 2016, from International Federation of Professional & Technical Engineers.
national council of social security management associations
Undersigned organizations (2016, June 21). Fed-Postal letter seeking 5.3% federal employee pay raise. Retrieved June 24, 2016, from International Federation of Professional & Technical Engineers.
National Federation of Federal Employees
Undersigned organizations (2016, June 21). Fed-Postal letter seeking 5.3% federal employee pay raise. Retrieved June 24, 2016, from International Federation of Professional & Technical Engineers.
National Rural Letter Carriers' Association
Undersigned organizations (2016, June 21). Fed-Postal letter seeking 5.3% federal employee pay raise. Retrieved June 24, 2016, from International Federation of Professional & Technical Engineers.
National Treasury Employees Union
National Treasury Employees Union (2016, March 17). Senate Bill Seeking 5.3 Percent Federal Pay Raise Wins NTEU Backing. Retrieved March 23, 2016, from National Treasury Employees Union.
National Weather Service Employees Organization
Undersigned organizations (2016, June 21). Fed-Postal letter seeking 5.3% federal employee pay raise. Retrieved June 24, 2016, from International Federation of Professional & Technical Engineers.
Organization of Professional Employees of the USDA
Undersigned organizations (2016, June 21). Fed-Postal letter seeking 5.3% federal employee pay raise. Retrieved June 24, 2016, from International Federation of Professional & Technical Engineers.
Patent Office Professional Association
Undersigned organizations (2016, June 21). Fed-Postal letter seeking 5.3% federal employee pay raise. Retrieved June 24, 2016, from International Federation of Professional & Technical Engineers.
Professional Aviation Safety Specialists
Undersigned organizations (2016, June 21). Fed-Postal letter seeking 5.3% federal employee pay raise. Retrieved June 24, 2016, from International Federation of Professional & Technical Engineers.
Professional Managers Association
Undersigned organizations (2016, June 21). Fed-Postal letter seeking 5.3% federal employee pay raise. Retrieved June 24, 2016, from International Federation of Professional & Technical Engineers.
Senior Executives Association
Undersigned organizations (2016, June 21). Fed-Postal letter seeking 5.3% federal employee pay raise. Retrieved June 24, 2016, from International Federation of Professional & Technical Engineers.

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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$36,050$0
Kelly AyotteRNH$110,877$0
Tammy BaldwinDWI$359,657$0
John BarrassoRWY$27,650$0
Michael F. BennetDCO$285,303$0
Richard BlumenthalDCT$177,325$0
Roy BluntRMO$107,425$0
Cory A. BookerDNJ$217,572$0
John BoozmanRAR$74,135$0
Barbara BoxerDCA$13,550$0
Sherrod BrownDOH$403,582$0
Richard BurrRNC$32,150$0
Maria CantwellDWA$78,667$0
Shelley Moore CapitoRWV$141,550$0
Ben CardinDMD$197,299$0
Tom CarperDDE$120,248$0
Bob CaseyDPA$269,016$0
Bill CassidyRLA$25,175$0
Daniel CoatsRIN$13,200$0
William Thad CochranRMS$77,188$0
Susan M. CollinsRME$99,350$0
Christopher A. CoonsDDE$113,554$0
Bob CorkerRTN$37,022$0
John CornynRTX$18,500$0
Tom CottonRAR$55,973$0
Mike CrapoRID$18,594$0
Ted CruzRTX$59,472$0
Steve DainesRMT$48,100$0
Joe DonnellyDIN$253,976$0
Dick DurbinDIL$269,910$0
Mike EnziRWY$22,150$0
Joni ErnstRIA$12,000$0
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$160,384$0
Deb FischerRNE$64,050$0
Jeff FlakeRAZ$31,050$0
Al FrankenDMN$223,456$0
Cory GardnerRCO$48,900$0
Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$171,000$0
Lindsey GrahamRSC$25,320$0
Chuck GrassleyRIA$32,825$0
Orrin G. HatchRUT$44,900$0
Martin HeinrichDNM$246,530$0
Heidi HeitkampDND$205,325$0
Dean HellerRNV$32,800$0
Mazie K. HironoDHI$278,500$0
John HoevenRND$25,586$0
Jim InhofeROK$48,175$0
Johnny IsaksonRGA$77,750$0
Ron JohnsonRWI$62,513$0
Tim KaineDVA$513,541$0
Angus S. King, Jr.IME$71,650$0
Mark KirkRIL$73,670$0
Amy KlobucharDMN$205,600$0
James LankfordROK$63,125$0
Patrick J. LeahyDVT$111,425$0
Mike LeeRUT$8,905$0
Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$139,450$0
Ed MarkeyDMA$293,448$0
John McCainRAZ$68,344$0
Claire McCaskillDMO$305,801$0
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$97,750$0
Bob MenéndezDNJ$245,130$0
Jeff MerkleyDOR$193,061$0
Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$45,100$0
Jerry MoranRKS$68,480$0
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$121,360$0
Chris MurphyDCT$271,362$0
Patty MurrayDWA$267,174$0
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$276,596$0
Rand PaulRKY$31,765$0
David PerdueRGA$27,074$0
Gary C. PetersDMI$400,750$0
Rob PortmanROH$90,185$0
John "Jack" ReedDRI$120,650$0
Harry ReidDNV$39,758$0
Jim RischRID$3,508$0
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$26,750$0
Mike RoundsRSD$40,700$0
Marco RubioRFL$29,731$0
Bernie SandersIVT$140,700$0
Ben SasseRNE$7,400$0
Brian SchatzDHI$316,000$0
Chuck SchumerDNY$198,563$0
Tim ScottRSC$29,525$0
Jeff SessionsRAL$8,300$0
Jeanne ShaheenDNH$216,433$0
Richard C. ShelbyRAL$25,000$0
Debbie StabenowDMI$179,330$0
Dan SullivanRAK$40,075$0
Jon TesterDMT$355,215$0
John ThuneRSD$70,333$0
Thom TillisRNC$43,000$0
Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$94,422$0
Tom UdallDNM$184,110$0
David VitterRLA$14,450$0
Mark R. WarnerDVA$202,475$0
Elizabeth WarrenDMA$419,513$0
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$164,077$0
Roger F. WickerRMS$24,750$0
Ron WydenDOR$129,321$0

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NamePartyState$ From Interest Groups
That Supported
$ From Interest Groups
That Opposed
Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$36,050$0
Kelly AyotteRNH$110,877$0
Tammy BaldwinDWI$359,657$0
John BarrassoRWY$27,650$0
Michael F. BennetDCO$285,303$0
Richard BlumenthalDCT$177,325$0
Roy BluntRMO$107,425$0
Cory A. BookerDNJ$217,572$0
John BoozmanRAR$74,135$0
Barbara BoxerDCA$13,550$0
Sherrod BrownDOH$403,582$0
Richard BurrRNC$32,150$0
Maria CantwellDWA$78,667$0
Shelley Moore CapitoRWV$141,550$0
Ben CardinDMD$197,299$0
Tom CarperDDE$120,248$0
Bob CaseyDPA$269,016$0
Bill CassidyRLA$25,175$0
Daniel CoatsRIN$13,200$0
William Thad CochranRMS$77,188$0
Susan M. CollinsRME$99,350$0
Christopher A. CoonsDDE$113,554$0
Bob CorkerRTN$37,022$0
John CornynRTX$18,500$0
Tom CottonRAR$55,973$0
Mike CrapoRID$18,594$0
Ted CruzRTX$59,472$0
Steve DainesRMT$48,100$0
Joe DonnellyDIN$253,976$0
Dick DurbinDIL$269,910$0
Mike EnziRWY$22,150$0
Joni ErnstRIA$12,000$0
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$160,384$0
Deb FischerRNE$64,050$0
Jeff FlakeRAZ$31,050$0
Al FrankenDMN$223,456$0
Cory GardnerRCO$48,900$0
Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$171,000$0
Lindsey GrahamRSC$25,320$0
Chuck GrassleyRIA$32,825$0
Orrin G. HatchRUT$44,900$0
Martin HeinrichDNM$246,530$0
Heidi HeitkampDND$205,325$0
Dean HellerRNV$32,800$0
Mazie K. HironoDHI$278,500$0
John HoevenRND$25,586$0
Jim InhofeROK$48,175$0
Johnny IsaksonRGA$77,750$0
Ron JohnsonRWI$62,513$0
Tim KaineDVA$513,541$0
Angus S. King, Jr.IME$71,650$0
Mark KirkRIL$73,670$0
Amy KlobucharDMN$205,600$0
James LankfordROK$63,125$0
Patrick J. LeahyDVT$111,425$0
Mike LeeRUT$8,905$0
Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$139,450$0
Ed MarkeyDMA$293,448$0
John McCainRAZ$68,344$0
Claire McCaskillDMO$305,801$0
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$97,750$0
Bob MenéndezDNJ$245,130$0
Jeff MerkleyDOR$193,061$0
Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$45,100$0
Jerry MoranRKS$68,480$0
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$121,360$0
Chris MurphyDCT$271,362$0
Patty MurrayDWA$267,174$0
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$276,596$0
Rand PaulRKY$31,765$0
David PerdueRGA$27,074$0
Gary C. PetersDMI$400,750$0
Rob PortmanROH$90,185$0
John "Jack" ReedDRI$120,650$0
Harry ReidDNV$39,758$0
Jim RischRID$3,508$0
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$26,750$0
Mike RoundsRSD$40,700$0
Marco RubioRFL$29,731$0
Bernie SandersIVT$140,700$0
Ben SasseRNE$7,400$0
Brian SchatzDHI$316,000$0
Chuck SchumerDNY$198,563$0
Tim ScottRSC$29,525$0
Jeff SessionsRAL$8,300$0
Jeanne ShaheenDNH$216,433$0
Richard C. ShelbyRAL$25,000$0
Debbie StabenowDMI$179,330$0
Dan SullivanRAK$40,075$0
Jon TesterDMT$355,215$0
John ThuneRSD$70,333$0
Thom TillisRNC$43,000$0
Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$94,422$0
Tom UdallDNM$184,110$0
David VitterRLA$14,450$0
Mark R. WarnerDVA$202,475$0
Elizabeth WarrenDMA$419,513$0
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$164,077$0
Roger F. WickerRMS$24,750$0
Ron WydenDOR$129,321$0

Interest Groups that supported this bill

$ Donated
Civil servant/public employee$4,474,818
Building trades unions$2,949,215
US Postal Service unions & associations$1,530,000
Air transport unions$1,487,350
Federal employees unions$1,123,000
State & local govt employee unions$455,196
Veterinarians$453,540
Labor Unions$197,000

Interest Groups that opposed this bill

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