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

S. 3034 - Protecting Internet Freedom Act

Science, technology, communications. 114th Congress (2015-2016) View bill details
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Summary:
A bill to prohibit the National Telecommunications and Information Administration from allowing the Internet Assigned Numbers Authority functions contract to lapse unless specifically authorized to do so by an Act of Congress. (by CRS) 
Status:
The bill has been referred to committee. 
There have been no votes on this bill.

Protecting Internet Freedom Act

S. 3034 — 114th Congress (2015–2016)

Summary
A bill to prohibit the National Telecommunications and Information Administration from allowing the Internet Assigned Numbers Authority functions contract to lapse unless specifically authorized to do so by an Act of Congress. (by CRS)
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Title
A bill to prohibit the National Telecommunications and Information Administration from allowing the Internet Assigned Numbers Authority functions contract to lapse unless specifically authorized to do so by an Act of Congress.
Other Titles
  • Protecting Internet Freedom Act
  • Protecting Internet Freedom Act
Sponsor
Ted Cruz
Co-Sponsors
Subjects
  • Science, technology, communications
  • Congressional oversight
  • Department of Commerce
  • Executive agency funding and structure
  • Internet and video services
  • Public contracts and procurement
Related Bills
Major Actions
Introduced6/08/2016
Referred to Committee
Bill History

There have been no votes on this bill.

ActionDateDescription
Introduced6/08/2016
6/08/2016Read twice and referred to the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation.
6/08/2016Introduced in Senate
NumberSponsorDate OfferedStatus

Total contributions given to Senators from interest groups that…

$43,350
$14,631,643
$106,651
$14,781,644
$0
5 Organizations Supported and 0 Opposed; See Which Ones

Organizations that took a position on
Protecting Internet Freedom Act

5 organizations supported this bill

Americans for Limited Government
Americans for Limited Government (2016, June 8). U.S. Rep. Sean Duffy and Sen. Ted Cruz legislation to stop Internet giveaway, ALG urges cosponsors. Retrieved June 9, 2016, from Americans for Limited Government.
Americans for Tax Reform
McAuliffe, Katie (2016, June 8). Norquist Statement on Protecting Internet Freedom Act. Retrieved June 9, 2016, from Americans for Tax Reform.
Council for Citizens Against Government Waste
Collier, Deborah (2016, June 8). Keeping Internet Governance in the U.S.. Retrieved June 9, 2016, from Council for Citizens Against Government Waste.
Heritage Action for America
Heritage Action for America (2016, June 7). HERITAGE ACTION SUPPORTS CRUZ-DUFFY ICANN LEGISLATION. Retrieved June 9, 2016, from Heritage Action for America.
National Religious Broadcasters
National Religious Broadcasters (2016, June 8). NRB Supports ‘Protecting Internet Freedom Act’. Retrieved June 9, 2016, from National Religious Broadcasters.

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$18,050$0
Kelly AyotteRNH$369,382$0
Tammy BaldwinDWI$0$0
John BarrassoRWY$18,900$0
Michael F. BennetDCO$1,000$0
Richard BlumenthalDCT$0$0
Roy BluntRMO$136,336$0
Cory A. BookerDNJ$6,100$0
John BoozmanRAR$21,347$0
Barbara BoxerDCA$0$0
Sherrod BrownDOH$250$0
Richard BurrRNC$134,199$0
Maria CantwellDWA$0$0
Shelley Moore CapitoRWV$113,725$0
Ben CardinDMD$2,500$0
Tom CarperDDE$0$0
Bob CaseyDPA$10,000$0
Bill CassidyRLA$303,273$0
Daniel CoatsRIN$2,500$0
William Thad CochranRMS$7,250$0
Susan M. CollinsRME$21,650$0
Christopher A. CoonsDDE$0$0
Bob CorkerRTN$28,370$0
John CornynRTX$79,605$0
Tom CottonRAR$1,242,043$0
Mike CrapoRID$39,294$0
Ted CruzRTX$1,886,641$0
Steve DainesRMT$237,726$0
Joe DonnellyDIN$0$0
Dick DurbinDIL$0$0
Mike EnziRWY$0$0
Joni ErnstRIA$183,481$0
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$1,000$0
Deb FischerRNE$194,271$0
Jeff FlakeRAZ$1,342,999$0
Al FrankenDMN$0$0
Cory GardnerRCO$394,405$0
Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$4,965$0
Lindsey GrahamRSC$48,088$0
Chuck GrassleyRIA$153,592$0
Orrin G. HatchRUT$21,500$0
Martin HeinrichDNM$500$0
Heidi HeitkampDND$0$0
Dean HellerRNV$129,337$0
Mazie K. HironoDHI$0$0
John HoevenRND$15,400$0
Jim InhofeROK$48,674$0
Johnny IsaksonRGA$35,445$0
Ron JohnsonRWI$796,764$0
Tim KaineDVA$1,350$0
Angus S. King, Jr.IME$0$0
Mark KirkRIL$207,275$0
Amy KlobucharDMN$0$0
James LankfordROK$149,175$0
Patrick J. LeahyDVT$0$0
Mike LeeRUT$727,234$0
Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$0$0
Ed MarkeyDMA$0$0
John McCainRAZ$171,070$0
Claire McCaskillDMO$0$0
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$233,806$0
Bob MenéndezDNJ$1,000$0
Jeff MerkleyDOR$500$0
Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$0$0
Jerry MoranRKS$7,700$0
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$38,750$0
Chris MurphyDCT$250$0
Patty MurrayDWA$0$0
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$1,000$0
Rand PaulRKY$452,588$0
David PerdueRGA$199,928$0
Gary C. PetersDMI$0$0
Rob PortmanROH$207,586$0
John "Jack" ReedDRI$0$0
Harry ReidDNV$0$0
Jim RischRID$45,587$0
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$96,467$0
Mike RoundsRSD$63,381$0
Marco RubioRFL$860,100$0
Bernie SandersIVT$0$0
Ben SasseRNE$701,202$0
Brian SchatzDHI$0$0
Chuck SchumerDNY$2,500$0
Tim ScottRSC$267,161$0
Jeff SessionsRAL$4,000$0
Jeanne ShaheenDNH$0$0
Richard C. ShelbyRAL$3,700$0
Debbie StabenowDMI$0$0
Dan SullivanRAK$607,173$0
Jon TesterDMT$250$0
John ThuneRSD$169,563$0
Thom TillisRNC$222,134$0
Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$1,278,152$0
Tom UdallDNM$2,000$0
David VitterRLA$1,500$0
Mark R. WarnerDVA$1,700$0
Elizabeth WarrenDMA$3,300$0
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$0$0
Roger F. WickerRMS$2,000$0
Ron WydenDOR$0$0

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Legislator Filters
NamePartyState$ From Interest Groups
That Supported
$ From Interest Groups
That Opposed
Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$18,050$0
Kelly AyotteRNH$369,382$0
Tammy BaldwinDWI$0$0
John BarrassoRWY$18,900$0
Michael F. BennetDCO$1,000$0
Richard BlumenthalDCT$0$0
Roy BluntRMO$136,336$0
Cory A. BookerDNJ$6,100$0
John BoozmanRAR$21,347$0
Barbara BoxerDCA$0$0
Sherrod BrownDOH$250$0
Richard BurrRNC$134,199$0
Maria CantwellDWA$0$0
Shelley Moore CapitoRWV$113,725$0
Ben CardinDMD$2,500$0
Tom CarperDDE$0$0
Bob CaseyDPA$10,000$0
Bill CassidyRLA$303,273$0
Daniel CoatsRIN$2,500$0
William Thad CochranRMS$7,250$0
Susan M. CollinsRME$21,650$0
Christopher A. CoonsDDE$0$0
Bob CorkerRTN$28,370$0
John CornynRTX$79,605$0
Tom CottonRAR$1,242,043$0
Mike CrapoRID$39,294$0
Ted CruzRTX$1,886,641$0
Steve DainesRMT$237,726$0
Joe DonnellyDIN$0$0
Dick DurbinDIL$0$0
Mike EnziRWY$0$0
Joni ErnstRIA$183,481$0
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$1,000$0
Deb FischerRNE$194,271$0
Jeff FlakeRAZ$1,342,999$0
Al FrankenDMN$0$0
Cory GardnerRCO$394,405$0
Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$4,965$0
Lindsey GrahamRSC$48,088$0
Chuck GrassleyRIA$153,592$0
Orrin G. HatchRUT$21,500$0
Martin HeinrichDNM$500$0
Heidi HeitkampDND$0$0
Dean HellerRNV$129,337$0
Mazie K. HironoDHI$0$0
John HoevenRND$15,400$0
Jim InhofeROK$48,674$0
Johnny IsaksonRGA$35,445$0
Ron JohnsonRWI$796,764$0
Tim KaineDVA$1,350$0
Angus S. King, Jr.IME$0$0
Mark KirkRIL$207,275$0
Amy KlobucharDMN$0$0
James LankfordROK$149,175$0
Patrick J. LeahyDVT$0$0
Mike LeeRUT$727,234$0
Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$0$0
Ed MarkeyDMA$0$0
John McCainRAZ$171,070$0
Claire McCaskillDMO$0$0
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$233,806$0
Bob MenéndezDNJ$1,000$0
Jeff MerkleyDOR$500$0
Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$0$0
Jerry MoranRKS$7,700$0
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$38,750$0
Chris MurphyDCT$250$0
Patty MurrayDWA$0$0
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$1,000$0
Rand PaulRKY$452,588$0
David PerdueRGA$199,928$0
Gary C. PetersDMI$0$0
Rob PortmanROH$207,586$0
John "Jack" ReedDRI$0$0
Harry ReidDNV$0$0
Jim RischRID$45,587$0
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$96,467$0
Mike RoundsRSD$63,381$0
Marco RubioRFL$860,100$0
Bernie SandersIVT$0$0
Ben SasseRNE$701,202$0
Brian SchatzDHI$0$0
Chuck SchumerDNY$2,500$0
Tim ScottRSC$267,161$0
Jeff SessionsRAL$4,000$0
Jeanne ShaheenDNH$0$0
Richard C. ShelbyRAL$3,700$0
Debbie StabenowDMI$0$0
Dan SullivanRAK$607,173$0
Jon TesterDMT$250$0
John ThuneRSD$169,563$0
Thom TillisRNC$222,134$0
Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$1,278,152$0
Tom UdallDNM$2,000$0
David VitterRLA$1,500$0
Mark R. WarnerDVA$1,700$0
Elizabeth WarrenDMA$3,300$0
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$0$0
Roger F. WickerRMS$2,000$0
Ron WydenDOR$0$0

Interest Groups that supported this bill

$ Donated
Republican/Conservative$14,631,643
Christian Conservative$106,651
Fiscal & tax policy$43,350

Interest Groups that opposed this bill

$ Donated
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