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

S. 490 - Federal Land Freedom Act of 2015

Energy. 114th Congress (2015-2016) View bill details
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Summary:
A bill to achieve domestic energy independence by empowering States to control the development and production of all forms of energy on all available Federal land. (by CRS) 
Status:
The bill has been referred to committee. 
There have been no votes on this bill.

Federal Land Freedom Act of 2015

S. 490 — 114th Congress (2015–2016)

Summary
A bill to achieve domestic energy independence by empowering States to control the development and production of all forms of energy on all available Federal land. (by CRS)
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Title
A bill to achieve domestic energy independence by empowering States to control the development and production of all forms of energy on all available Federal land.
Other Titles
  • Federal Land Freedom Act of 2015
  • Federal Land Freedom Act of 2015
Sponsor
James M. Inhofe
Co-Sponsors
Subjects
  • Energy
  • Administrative law and regulatory procedures
  • Endangered and threatened species
  • Environmental assessment, monitoring, research
  • Historic sites and heritage areas
  • Intergovernmental relations
  • Licensing and registrations
  • Oil and gas
  • State and local government operations
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Major Actions
Introduced2/12/2015
Referred to Committee
Bill History

There have been no votes on this bill.

ActionDateDescription
Introduced2/12/2015
2/12/2015Read twice and referred to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.
2/12/2015Introduced in Senate
NumberSponsorDate OfferedStatus

Total contributions given to Senators from interest groups that…

170% more
$127,450
$14,631,643
$14,759,093
$5,398,859
$69,612
$5,468,471
2 Organizations Supported and 2 Opposed; See Which Ones

Organizations that took a position on
Federal Land Freedom Act of 2015

2 organizations supported this bill

American Energy Alliance
American Energy Alliance (2015, September 18). Game Changer: The Federal Land Freedom Act. Retrieved November 15, 2016, from American Energy Alliance.
Heritage Foundation
Tubb, Katie & Loris, Nicolas (2015, February 18). The Federal Lands Freedom Act: Empowering States to Control Their Own Energy Futures. Retrieved November 15, 2016, from Heritage Foundation.

2 organizations opposed this bill

Center for Biological Diversity
Center for Biological Diversity (2016, November 15). Public Lands Bills Would Strip Federal Regulation of Fossil Fuels, Give Away 7 Million Acres in Nevada. Retrieved November 15, 2016, from Center for Biological Diversity.
Theodore Roosevelt Conservation Partnership
Fosburgh, Whit (2015, March 3). America’s public lands are for all of us to use. Retrieved November 15, 2016, from Theodore Roosevelt Conservation Partnership.

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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$22,050$19,100
Kelly AyotteRNH$369,882$11,000
Tammy BaldwinDWI$0$160,766
John BarrassoRWY$18,900$3,000
Michael F. BennetDCO$10,800$474,313
Richard BlumenthalDCT$0$66,979
Roy BluntRMO$131,836$9,700
Cory A. BookerDNJ$6,100$127,212
John BoozmanRAR$20,232$3,000
Barbara BoxerDCA$0$500
Sherrod BrownDOH$0$118,721
Richard BurrRNC$134,199$9,000
Maria CantwellDWA$0$134,802
Shelley Moore CapitoRWV$113,725$6,500
Ben CardinDMD$5,000$8,025
Tom CarperDDE$0$6,500
Bob CaseyDPA$15,200$27,504
Bill CassidyRLA$305,873$39,300
Daniel CoatsRIN$1,500$0
William Thad CochranRMS$7,250$14,850
Susan M. CollinsRME$26,850$37,050
Christopher A. CoonsDDE$0$21,400
Bob CorkerRTN$32,370$0
John CornynRTX$78,605$0
Tom CottonRAR$1,229,842$2,600
Mike CrapoRID$36,594$5,612
Ted CruzRTX$1,878,447$1,250
Steve DainesRMT$224,025$1,000
Joe DonnellyDIN$0$33,596
Dick DurbinDIL$0$58,261
Mike EnziRWY$0$0
Joni ErnstRIA$174,861$0
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$1,000$16,350
Deb FischerRNE$185,221$5,000
Jeff FlakeRAZ$1,342,999$0
Al FrankenDMN$0$115,838
Cory GardnerRCO$394,755$1,750
Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$-35$46,100
Lindsey GrahamRSC$50,688$42,163
Chuck GrassleyRIA$150,779$0
Orrin G. HatchRUT$26,900$1,000
Martin HeinrichDNM$37,400$275,819
Heidi HeitkampDND$0$2,000
Dean HellerRNV$129,337$6,000
Mazie K. HironoDHI$0$38,426
John HoevenRND$15,400$0
Jim InhofeROK$48,174$5,500
Johnny IsaksonRGA$39,595$0
Ron JohnsonRWI$796,764$0
Tim KaineDVA$2,600$303,413
Angus S. King, Jr.IME$0$43,570
Mark KirkRIL$207,275$0
Amy KlobucharDMN$0$17,150
James LankfordROK$142,490$0
Patrick J. LeahyDVT$0$34,518
Mike LeeRUT$727,234$0
Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$0$6,000
Ed MarkeyDMA$0$382,981
John McCainRAZ$171,070$2,700
Claire McCaskillDMO$2,500$9,500
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$228,606$3,500
Bob MenéndezDNJ$1,000$14,000
Jeff MerkleyDOR$0$147,805
Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$0$250
Jerry MoranRKS$7,700$500
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$38,750$13,550
Chris MurphyDCT$0$123,496
Patty MurrayDWA$0$101,278
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$0$71,882
Rand PaulRKY$447,992$0
David PerdueRGA$202,528$0
Gary C. PetersDMI$0$457,339
Rob PortmanROH$211,286$26,310
John "Jack" ReedDRI$0$15,700
Harry ReidDNV$0$12,800
Jim RischRID$45,587$1,000
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$92,967$0
Mike RoundsRSD$63,381$0
Marco RubioRFL$850,205$13,513
Bernie SandersIVT$0$52,647
Ben SasseRNE$691,801$0
Brian SchatzDHI$0$290,489
Chuck SchumerDNY$1,500$123,679
Tim ScottRSC$263,161$4,000
Jeff SessionsRAL$4,000$0
Jeanne ShaheenDNH$0$218,813
Richard C. ShelbyRAL$2,700$0
Debbie StabenowDMI$1,000$34,225
Dan SullivanRAK$598,973$5,000
Jon TesterDMT$2,500$272,485
John ThuneRSD$166,033$10,925
Thom TillisRNC$221,234$1,000
Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$1,283,552$1,000
Tom UdallDNM$5,600$171,894
David VitterRLA$1,500$19,800
Mark R. WarnerDVA$1,700$51,238
Elizabeth WarrenDMA$3,050$184,496
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$0$126,560
Roger F. WickerRMS$2,000$5,500
Ron WydenDOR$2,500$134,478

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NamePartyState$ From Interest Groups
That Supported
$ From Interest Groups
That Opposed
Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$22,050$19,100
Kelly AyotteRNH$369,882$11,000
Tammy BaldwinDWI$0$160,766
John BarrassoRWY$18,900$3,000
Michael F. BennetDCO$10,800$474,313
Richard BlumenthalDCT$0$66,979
Roy BluntRMO$131,836$9,700
Cory A. BookerDNJ$6,100$127,212
John BoozmanRAR$20,232$3,000
Barbara BoxerDCA$0$500
Sherrod BrownDOH$0$118,721
Richard BurrRNC$134,199$9,000
Maria CantwellDWA$0$134,802
Shelley Moore CapitoRWV$113,725$6,500
Ben CardinDMD$5,000$8,025
Tom CarperDDE$0$6,500
Bob CaseyDPA$15,200$27,504
Bill CassidyRLA$305,873$39,300
Daniel CoatsRIN$1,500$0
William Thad CochranRMS$7,250$14,850
Susan M. CollinsRME$26,850$37,050
Christopher A. CoonsDDE$0$21,400
Bob CorkerRTN$32,370$0
John CornynRTX$78,605$0
Tom CottonRAR$1,229,842$2,600
Mike CrapoRID$36,594$5,612
Ted CruzRTX$1,878,447$1,250
Steve DainesRMT$224,025$1,000
Joe DonnellyDIN$0$33,596
Dick DurbinDIL$0$58,261
Mike EnziRWY$0$0
Joni ErnstRIA$174,861$0
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$1,000$16,350
Deb FischerRNE$185,221$5,000
Jeff FlakeRAZ$1,342,999$0
Al FrankenDMN$0$115,838
Cory GardnerRCO$394,755$1,750
Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$-35$46,100
Lindsey GrahamRSC$50,688$42,163
Chuck GrassleyRIA$150,779$0
Orrin G. HatchRUT$26,900$1,000
Martin HeinrichDNM$37,400$275,819
Heidi HeitkampDND$0$2,000
Dean HellerRNV$129,337$6,000
Mazie K. HironoDHI$0$38,426
John HoevenRND$15,400$0
Jim InhofeROK$48,174$5,500
Johnny IsaksonRGA$39,595$0
Ron JohnsonRWI$796,764$0
Tim KaineDVA$2,600$303,413
Angus S. King, Jr.IME$0$43,570
Mark KirkRIL$207,275$0
Amy KlobucharDMN$0$17,150
James LankfordROK$142,490$0
Patrick J. LeahyDVT$0$34,518
Mike LeeRUT$727,234$0
Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$0$6,000
Ed MarkeyDMA$0$382,981
John McCainRAZ$171,070$2,700
Claire McCaskillDMO$2,500$9,500
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$228,606$3,500
Bob MenéndezDNJ$1,000$14,000
Jeff MerkleyDOR$0$147,805
Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$0$250
Jerry MoranRKS$7,700$500
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$38,750$13,550
Chris MurphyDCT$0$123,496
Patty MurrayDWA$0$101,278
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$0$71,882
Rand PaulRKY$447,992$0
David PerdueRGA$202,528$0
Gary C. PetersDMI$0$457,339
Rob PortmanROH$211,286$26,310
John "Jack" ReedDRI$0$15,700
Harry ReidDNV$0$12,800
Jim RischRID$45,587$1,000
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$92,967$0
Mike RoundsRSD$63,381$0
Marco RubioRFL$850,205$13,513
Bernie SandersIVT$0$52,647
Ben SasseRNE$691,801$0
Brian SchatzDHI$0$290,489
Chuck SchumerDNY$1,500$123,679
Tim ScottRSC$263,161$4,000
Jeff SessionsRAL$4,000$0
Jeanne ShaheenDNH$0$218,813
Richard C. ShelbyRAL$2,700$0
Debbie StabenowDMI$1,000$34,225
Dan SullivanRAK$598,973$5,000
Jon TesterDMT$2,500$272,485
John ThuneRSD$166,033$10,925
Thom TillisRNC$221,234$1,000
Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$1,283,552$1,000
Tom UdallDNM$5,600$171,894
David VitterRLA$1,500$19,800
Mark R. WarnerDVA$1,700$51,238
Elizabeth WarrenDMA$3,050$184,496
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$0$126,560
Roger F. WickerRMS$2,000$5,500
Ron WydenDOR$2,500$134,478

Interest Groups that supported this bill

$ Donated
Republican/Conservative$14,631,643
Energy, Natural Resources and Environment$127,450

Interest Groups that opposed this bill

$ Donated
Environmental policy$5,398,859
Hunting & wildlife$69,612
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