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S. 2803 - Taxpayers Before Insurers Act

Health. 114th Congress (2015-2016) View bill details
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Summary:
A bill to require the Secretary of Health and Human Services to deposit certain funds into the general fund of the Treasury in accordance with provisions of Federal law with regard to the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act's Transitional Reinsurance Program. (by CRS) 
Status:
The bill has been referred to committee. 
There have been no votes on this bill.

Taxpayers Before Insurers Act

S. 2803 — 114th Congress (2015–2016)

Summary
A bill to require the Secretary of Health and Human Services to deposit certain funds into the general fund of the Treasury in accordance with provisions of Federal law with regard to the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act's Transitional Reinsurance Program. (by CRS)
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Title
A bill to require the Secretary of Health and Human Services to deposit certain funds into the general fund of the Treasury in accordance with provisions of Federal law with regard to the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act's Transitional Reinsurance Program.
Other Titles
  • Taxpayers Before Insurers Act
  • Taxpayers Before Insurers Act
Sponsor
Ben Sasse
Co-Sponsors
Subjects
  • Health
  • Appropriations
  • Department of Health and Human Services
  • Executive agency funding and structure
  • Health care costs and insurance
  • Health care coverage and access
Related Bills
Major Actions
Introduced4/14/2016
Referred to Committee
Bill History

There have been no votes on this bill.

ActionDateDescription
Introduced4/14/2016
4/14/2016Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.
4/14/2016Introduced in Senate
NumberSponsorDate OfferedStatus

Total contributions given to Senators from interest groups that…

$43,350
$14,631,643
$224,126
$750
$106,651
$280,073
$547,752
$358,176
$16,192,521
$0
35 Organizations Supported and 0 Opposed; See Which Ones

Organizations that took a position on
Taxpayers Before Insurers Act

35 organizations supported this bill

60 Plus Association
Undersigned organizations (2016, October 12). IWF JOINS COALITION OF OVER 50 GROUPS TO PRESSURE CONGRESS TO STOP OBAMACARE BAILOUTS. Retrieved October 13, 2016, from Independent Women’s Voice.
Accuracy In Media
Undersigned organizations (2016, October 12). IWF JOINS COALITION OF OVER 50 GROUPS TO PRESSURE CONGRESS TO STOP OBAMACARE BAILOUTS. Retrieved October 13, 2016, from Independent Women’s Voice.
Against Crony Capitalism
Undersigned organizations (2016, October 12). IWF JOINS COALITION OF OVER 50 GROUPS TO PRESSURE CONGRESS TO STOP OBAMACARE BAILOUTS. Retrieved October 13, 2016, from Independent Women’s Voice.
American Commitment
Undersigned organizations (2016, October 12). IWF JOINS COALITION OF OVER 50 GROUPS TO PRESSURE CONGRESS TO STOP OBAMACARE BAILOUTS. Retrieved October 13, 2016, from Independent Women’s Voice.
American Encore
Undersigned organizations (2016, October 12). IWF JOINS COALITION OF OVER 50 GROUPS TO PRESSURE CONGRESS TO STOP OBAMACARE BAILOUTS. Retrieved October 13, 2016, from Independent Women’s Voice.
American Values
Undersigned organizations (2016, October 12). IWF JOINS COALITION OF OVER 50 GROUPS TO PRESSURE CONGRESS TO STOP OBAMACARE BAILOUTS. Retrieved October 13, 2016, from Independent Women’s Voice.
Americans for Prosperity
Gardner, Brent (2016, May 2). AFP Supports Sen. Sasse’s “Taxpayers Before Insurers Act”. Retrieved August 16, 2016, from Americans for Prosperity.
Americans for Tax Reform
Vincenzi, Natalie De & Hendrie, Alexander (2016, July 15). Congress Must Stop Obamacare Reinsurance Bailout. Retrieved August 16, 2016, from Americans for Tax Reform.
Campaign for Liberty
Undersigned organizations (2016, October 12). IWF JOINS COALITION OF OVER 50 GROUPS TO PRESSURE CONGRESS TO STOP OBAMACARE BAILOUTS. Retrieved October 13, 2016, from Independent Women’s Voice.
Cause of Action
Undersigned organizations (2016, October 12). IWF JOINS COALITION OF OVER 50 GROUPS TO PRESSURE CONGRESS TO STOP OBAMACARE BAILOUTS. Retrieved October 13, 2016, from Independent Women’s Voice.
Center for Freedom and Prosperity
Undersigned organizations (2016, October 12). IWF JOINS COALITION OF OVER 50 GROUPS TO PRESSURE CONGRESS TO STOP OBAMACARE BAILOUTS. Retrieved October 13, 2016, from Independent Women’s Voice.
Center for Individual Freedom
Undersigned organizations (2016, October 12). IWF JOINS COALITION OF OVER 50 GROUPS TO PRESSURE CONGRESS TO STOP OBAMACARE BAILOUTS. Retrieved October 13, 2016, from Independent Women’s Voice.
Christian Coalition of America
Undersigned organizations (2016, October 12). IWF JOINS COALITION OF OVER 50 GROUPS TO PRESSURE CONGRESS TO STOP OBAMACARE BAILOUTS. Retrieved October 13, 2016, from Independent Women’s Voice.
Citizens Against Government Waste
Wright, Elizabeth L. (2016, August 5). The Taxpayers Before Insurers Act. Retrieved August 16, 2016, from Citizens Against Government Waste.
Club for Growth
Undersigned organizations (2016, October 12). IWF JOINS COALITION OF OVER 50 GROUPS TO PRESSURE CONGRESS TO STOP OBAMACARE BAILOUTS. Retrieved October 13, 2016, from Independent Women’s Voice.
cnp action
Undersigned organizations (2016, October 12). IWF JOINS COALITION OF OVER 50 GROUPS TO PRESSURE CONGRESS TO STOP OBAMACARE BAILOUTS. Retrieved October 13, 2016, from Independent Women’s Voice.
Coalition Opposed to Additional Spending and Taxes
Undersigned organizations (2016, October 12). IWF JOINS COALITION OF OVER 50 GROUPS TO PRESSURE CONGRESS TO STOP OBAMACARE BAILOUTS. Retrieved October 13, 2016, from Independent Women’s Voice.
Coalition to Reduce Spending
Undersigned organizations (2016, October 12). IWF JOINS COALITION OF OVER 50 GROUPS TO PRESSURE CONGRESS TO STOP OBAMACARE BAILOUTS. Retrieved October 13, 2016, from Independent Women’s Voice.
Competitive Enterprise Institute
Undersigned organizations (2016, October 12). IWF JOINS COALITION OF OVER 50 GROUPS TO PRESSURE CONGRESS TO STOP OBAMACARE BAILOUTS. Retrieved October 13, 2016, from Independent Women’s Voice.
Concerned Veterans for America
Undersigned organizations (2016, October 12). IWF JOINS COALITION OF OVER 50 GROUPS TO PRESSURE CONGRESS TO STOP OBAMACARE BAILOUTS. Retrieved October 13, 2016, from Independent Women’s Voice.
Concerned Women for America
Undersigned organizations (2016, October 12). IWF JOINS COALITION OF OVER 50 GROUPS TO PRESSURE CONGRESS TO STOP OBAMACARE BAILOUTS. Retrieved October 13, 2016, from Independent Women’s Voice.
FreedomWorks
Undersigned organizations (2016, October 12). IWF JOINS COALITION OF OVER 50 GROUPS TO PRESSURE CONGRESS TO STOP OBAMACARE BAILOUTS. Retrieved October 13, 2016, from Independent Women’s Voice.
Generation Opportunity
Undersigned organizations (2016, October 12). IWF JOINS COALITION OF OVER 50 GROUPS TO PRESSURE CONGRESS TO STOP OBAMACARE BAILOUTS. Retrieved October 13, 2016, from Independent Women’s Voice.
Heritage Action for America
Heritage Action for America (2016, July 26). HERITAGE ACTION SUPPORTS SASSE-WALKER TAXPAYERS BEFORE INSURERS ACT (S. 2803 / H.R. 5904). Retrieved August 4, 2016, from Heritage Action for America.
HSA Coalition
Undersigned organizations (2016, October 12). IWF JOINS COALITION OF OVER 50 GROUPS TO PRESSURE CONGRESS TO STOP OBAMACARE BAILOUTS. Retrieved October 13, 2016, from Independent Women’s Voice.
Independent Women's Voice
Undersigned organizations (2016, October 12). IWF JOINS COALITION OF OVER 50 GROUPS TO PRESSURE CONGRESS TO STOP OBAMACARE BAILOUTS. Retrieved October 13, 2016, from Independent Women’s Voice.
Less Government
Undersigned organizations (2016, October 12). IWF JOINS COALITION OF OVER 50 GROUPS TO PRESSURE CONGRESS TO STOP OBAMACARE BAILOUTS. Retrieved October 13, 2016, from Independent Women’s Voice.
Log Cabin Republicans
Undersigned organizations (2016, October 12). IWF JOINS COALITION OF OVER 50 GROUPS TO PRESSURE CONGRESS TO STOP OBAMACARE BAILOUTS. Retrieved October 13, 2016, from Independent Women’s Voice.
National Black Chamber of Commerce
Undersigned organizations (2016, October 12). IWF JOINS COALITION OF OVER 50 GROUPS TO PRESSURE CONGRESS TO STOP OBAMACARE BAILOUTS. Retrieved October 13, 2016, from Independent Women’s Voice.
National Federation of Republican Assemblies
Undersigned organizations (2016, October 12). IWF JOINS COALITION OF OVER 50 GROUPS TO PRESSURE CONGRESS TO STOP OBAMACARE BAILOUTS. Retrieved October 13, 2016, from Independent Women’s Voice.
R Street Institute
Undersigned organizations (2016, October 12). IWF JOINS COALITION OF OVER 50 GROUPS TO PRESSURE CONGRESS TO STOP OBAMACARE BAILOUTS. Retrieved October 13, 2016, from Independent Women’s Voice.
Smart Girl Politics
Undersigned organizations (2016, October 12). IWF JOINS COALITION OF OVER 50 GROUPS TO PRESSURE CONGRESS TO STOP OBAMACARE BAILOUTS. Retrieved October 13, 2016, from Independent Women’s Voice.
Taxpayers Protection Alliance
Undersigned organizations (2016, October 12). IWF JOINS COALITION OF OVER 50 GROUPS TO PRESSURE CONGRESS TO STOP OBAMACARE BAILOUTS. Retrieved October 13, 2016, from Independent Women’s Voice.
Tea Party Nation
Undersigned organizations (2016, October 12). IWF JOINS COALITION OF OVER 50 GROUPS TO PRESSURE CONGRESS TO STOP OBAMACARE BAILOUTS. Retrieved October 13, 2016, from Independent Women’s Voice.
Tea Party Patriots
Undersigned organizations (2016, October 12). IWF JOINS COALITION OF OVER 50 GROUPS TO PRESSURE CONGRESS TO STOP OBAMACARE BAILOUTS. Retrieved October 13, 2016, from Independent Women’s Voice.

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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$31,250$0
Kelly AyotteRNH$400,677$0
Tammy BaldwinDWI$22,522$0
John BarrassoRWY$19,900$0
Michael F. BennetDCO$11,280$0
Richard BlumenthalDCT$12,600$0
Roy BluntRMO$245,816$0
Cory A. BookerDNJ$24,000$0
John BoozmanRAR$26,247$0
Barbara BoxerDCA$0$0
Sherrod BrownDOH$33,150$0
Richard BurrRNC$156,761$0
Maria CantwellDWA$1,497$0
Shelley Moore CapitoRWV$137,725$0
Ben CardinDMD$18,250$0
Tom CarperDDE$3,700$0
Bob CaseyDPA$21,500$0
Bill CassidyRLA$310,772$0
Daniel CoatsRIN$2,500$0
William Thad CochranRMS$23,700$0
Susan M. CollinsRME$34,800$0
Christopher A. CoonsDDE$1,000$0
Bob CorkerRTN$34,748$0
John CornynRTX$88,855$0
Tom CottonRAR$1,269,060$0
Mike CrapoRID$39,294$0
Ted CruzRTX$1,904,723$0
Steve DainesRMT$242,176$0
Joe DonnellyDIN$8,250$0
Dick DurbinDIL$10,850$0
Mike EnziRWY$250$0
Joni ErnstRIA$194,286$0
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$13,922$0
Deb FischerRNE$204,501$0
Jeff FlakeRAZ$1,354,874$0
Al FrankenDMN$12,100$0
Cory GardnerRCO$410,274$0
Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$15,037$0
Lindsey GrahamRSC$71,948$0
Chuck GrassleyRIA$157,792$0
Orrin G. HatchRUT$41,000$0
Martin HeinrichDNM$11,199$0
Heidi HeitkampDND$8,222$0
Dean HellerRNV$135,837$0
Mazie K. HironoDHI$14,969$0
John HoevenRND$16,400$0
Jim InhofeROK$52,074$0
Johnny IsaksonRGA$51,195$0
Ron JohnsonRWI$810,564$0
Tim KaineDVA$48,950$0
Angus S. King, Jr.IME$4,500$0
Mark KirkRIL$221,825$0
Amy KlobucharDMN$3,922$0
James LankfordROK$160,425$0
Patrick J. LeahyDVT$1,900$0
Mike LeeRUT$730,944$0
Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$7,500$0
Ed MarkeyDMA$30,412$0
John McCainRAZ$181,825$0
Claire McCaskillDMO$26,322$0
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$277,556$0
Bob MenéndezDNJ$19,250$0
Jeff MerkleyDOR$7,274$0
Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$3,000$0
Jerry MoranRKS$22,650$0
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$46,500$0
Chris MurphyDCT$18,150$0
Patty MurrayDWA$37,216$0
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$17,700$0
Rand PaulRKY$456,591$0
David PerdueRGA$206,628$0
Gary C. PetersDMI$23,600$0
Rob PortmanROH$240,086$0
John "Jack" ReedDRI$5,250$0
Harry ReidDNV$5,500$0
Jim RischRID$46,087$0
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$109,006$0
Mike RoundsRSD$68,481$0
Marco RubioRFL$884,252$0
Bernie SandersIVT$6,875$0
Ben SasseRNE$703,902$0
Brian SchatzDHI$16,430$0
Chuck SchumerDNY$34,699$0
Tim ScottRSC$272,411$0
Jeff SessionsRAL$4,750$0
Jeanne ShaheenDNH$15,462$0
Richard C. ShelbyRAL$8,700$0
Debbie StabenowDMI$17,198$0
Dan SullivanRAK$624,473$0
Jon TesterDMT$14,350$0
John ThuneRSD$181,859$0
Thom TillisRNC$239,984$0
Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$1,309,046$0
Tom UdallDNM$6,000$0
David VitterRLA$6,500$0
Mark R. WarnerDVA$20,400$0
Elizabeth WarrenDMA$57,743$0
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$3,590$0
Roger F. WickerRMS$2,750$0
Ron WydenDOR$18,050$0

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Legislator Filters
NamePartyState$ From Interest Groups
That Supported
$ From Interest Groups
That Opposed
Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$31,250$0
Kelly AyotteRNH$400,677$0
Tammy BaldwinDWI$22,522$0
John BarrassoRWY$19,900$0
Michael F. BennetDCO$11,280$0
Richard BlumenthalDCT$12,600$0
Roy BluntRMO$245,816$0
Cory A. BookerDNJ$24,000$0
John BoozmanRAR$26,247$0
Barbara BoxerDCA$0$0
Sherrod BrownDOH$33,150$0
Richard BurrRNC$156,761$0
Maria CantwellDWA$1,497$0
Shelley Moore CapitoRWV$137,725$0
Ben CardinDMD$18,250$0
Tom CarperDDE$3,700$0
Bob CaseyDPA$21,500$0
Bill CassidyRLA$310,772$0
Daniel CoatsRIN$2,500$0
William Thad CochranRMS$23,700$0
Susan M. CollinsRME$34,800$0
Christopher A. CoonsDDE$1,000$0
Bob CorkerRTN$34,748$0
John CornynRTX$88,855$0
Tom CottonRAR$1,269,060$0
Mike CrapoRID$39,294$0
Ted CruzRTX$1,904,723$0
Steve DainesRMT$242,176$0
Joe DonnellyDIN$8,250$0
Dick DurbinDIL$10,850$0
Mike EnziRWY$250$0
Joni ErnstRIA$194,286$0
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$13,922$0
Deb FischerRNE$204,501$0
Jeff FlakeRAZ$1,354,874$0
Al FrankenDMN$12,100$0
Cory GardnerRCO$410,274$0
Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$15,037$0
Lindsey GrahamRSC$71,948$0
Chuck GrassleyRIA$157,792$0
Orrin G. HatchRUT$41,000$0
Martin HeinrichDNM$11,199$0
Heidi HeitkampDND$8,222$0
Dean HellerRNV$135,837$0
Mazie K. HironoDHI$14,969$0
John HoevenRND$16,400$0
Jim InhofeROK$52,074$0
Johnny IsaksonRGA$51,195$0
Ron JohnsonRWI$810,564$0
Tim KaineDVA$48,950$0
Angus S. King, Jr.IME$4,500$0
Mark KirkRIL$221,825$0
Amy KlobucharDMN$3,922$0
James LankfordROK$160,425$0
Patrick J. LeahyDVT$1,900$0
Mike LeeRUT$730,944$0
Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$7,500$0
Ed MarkeyDMA$30,412$0
John McCainRAZ$181,825$0
Claire McCaskillDMO$26,322$0
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$277,556$0
Bob MenéndezDNJ$19,250$0
Jeff MerkleyDOR$7,274$0
Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$3,000$0
Jerry MoranRKS$22,650$0
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$46,500$0
Chris MurphyDCT$18,150$0
Patty MurrayDWA$37,216$0
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$17,700$0
Rand PaulRKY$456,591$0
David PerdueRGA$206,628$0
Gary C. PetersDMI$23,600$0
Rob PortmanROH$240,086$0
John "Jack" ReedDRI$5,250$0
Harry ReidDNV$5,500$0
Jim RischRID$46,087$0
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$109,006$0
Mike RoundsRSD$68,481$0
Marco RubioRFL$884,252$0
Bernie SandersIVT$6,875$0
Ben SasseRNE$703,902$0
Brian SchatzDHI$16,430$0
Chuck SchumerDNY$34,699$0
Tim ScottRSC$272,411$0
Jeff SessionsRAL$4,750$0
Jeanne ShaheenDNH$15,462$0
Richard C. ShelbyRAL$8,700$0
Debbie StabenowDMI$17,198$0
Dan SullivanRAK$624,473$0
Jon TesterDMT$14,350$0
John ThuneRSD$181,859$0
Thom TillisRNC$239,984$0
Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$1,309,046$0
Tom UdallDNM$6,000$0
David VitterRLA$6,500$0
Mark R. WarnerDVA$20,400$0
Elizabeth WarrenDMA$57,743$0
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$3,590$0
Roger F. WickerRMS$2,750$0
Ron WydenDOR$18,050$0

Interest Groups that supported this bill

$ Donated
Republican/Conservative$14,631,643
Health & welfare policy$547,752
Chambers of commerce$358,176
Military$280,073
Elderly issues/Social Security$224,126
Christian Conservative$106,651
Fiscal & tax policy$43,350
Consumer groups$750

Interest Groups that opposed this bill

$ Donated
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