S. 779 - Fair Access to Science and Technology Research Act of 2015

Government operations and politics. 114th Congress (2015-2016) View bill details
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Summary:
A bill to provide for Federal agencies to develop public access policies relating to research conducted by employees of that agency or from funds administered by that agency. (by CRS) 
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The bill has passed through committee and has been put on a legislative calendar. 
There have been no votes on this bill.

Fair Access to Science and Technology Research Act of 2015

S. 779 — 114th Congress (2015–2016)

Summary
A bill to provide for Federal agencies to develop public access policies relating to research conducted by employees of that agency or from funds administered by that agency. (by CRS)
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Title
A bill to provide for Federal agencies to develop public access policies relating to research conducted by employees of that agency or from funds administered by that agency.
Other Titles
  • Fair Access to Science and Technology Research Act of 2015
  • Fair Access to Science and Technology Research Act of 2015
  • Fair Access to Science and Technology Research Act of 2015
Sponsor
John Cornyn
Co-Sponsors
Subjects
  • Government operations and politics
  • Congressional oversight
  • Executive agency funding and structure
  • Government information and archives
  • Government studies and investigations
  • Intellectual property
  • Internet and video services
  • Research administration and funding
Related Bills
Major Actions
Introduced3/18/2015
Referred to Committee
Bill History

There have been no votes on this bill.

ActionDateDescription
Introduced3/18/2015
3/18/2015Read twice and referred to the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs.
3/18/2015Introduced in Senate
Put on a legislative calendar7/29/2015Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
3/08/2016Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. Reported by Senator Johnson with an amendment in the nature of a substitute. With written report No. 114-224.
Put on a legislative calendar3/08/2016Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 384.
NumberSponsorDate OfferedStatus
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Contributions

  1. November - December 2010 For $34,900 Against $191,791
  2. January - February 2011 For $91,575 Against $558,901
  3. March - April 2011 For $278,716 Against $1,556,063
  4. May - June 2011 For $328,334 Against $1,419,247
  5. July - August 2011 For $128,095 Against $766,463
  6. September - October 2011 For $435,667 Against $1,679,691
  7. November - December 2011 For $431,072 Against $1,255,401
  8. January - February 2012 For $318,092 Against $875,713
  9. March - April 2012 For $486,902 Against $1,816,850
  10. May - June 2012 For $590,671 Against $1,987,811
  11. July - August 2012 For $595,431 Against $1,732,452
  12. September - October 2012 For $1,260,938 Against $3,369,447
  13. November - December 2012 For $106,640 Against $559,516
  14. January - February 2013 For $65,154 Against $492,820
  15. March - April 2013 For $223,752 Against $1,558,906
  16. May - June 2013 For $299,824 Against $1,872,770
  17. July - August 2013 For $163,433 Against $777,978
  18. September - October 2013 For $216,959 Against $1,432,369
  19. November - December 2013 For $194,885 Against $1,355,870
  20. January - February 2014 For $184,328 Against $1,005,384
  21. March - April 2014 For $335,460 Against $1,979,304
  22. May - June 2014 For $317,025 Against $2,515,592
  23. July - August 2014 For $217,734 Against $1,550,328
  24. September - October 2014 For $482,463 Against $3,441,696
  25. November - December 2014 For $76,500 Against $754,259
  26. January - February 2015 For $111,878 Against $673,193
  27. March - April 2015 For $275,619 Against $1,427,811
  28. May - June 2015 For $185,754 Against $1,430,005
  29. July - August 2015 For $131,797 Against $855,512
  30. September - October 2015 For $184,566 Against $1,296,097
  31. November - December 2015 For $219,212 Against $1,302,066
  32. January - February 2016 For $116,133 Against $766,973
  33. March - April 2016 For $256,719 Against $1,487,269
  34. May - June 2016 For $324,335 Against $1,976,874
  35. July - August 2016 For $258,966 Against $1,459,726
  36. September - October 2016 For $226,882 Against $1,806,293
  37. November - December 2016 For $6,530 Against $75,725

Votes

    18 Organizations Supported and 53 Opposed; See Which Ones

    Organizations that took a position on
    Fair Access to Science and Technology Research Act of 2015

    18 organizations supported this bill

    Alliance for Taxpayer Access
    Alliance for Taxpayer Access (2015, November 12). Take Action Fair Access to Science and Technology Research Act. Retrieved November 12, 2015, from Alliance for Taxpayer Access.
    American Association of Law Libraries
    Undersigned organizations (2015, April 9). To Thank you for introducing S. 779. Retrieved November 12, 2015, from American Association of Law Libraries.
    American Library Association
    American Library Association (2015, April 28). The Fair Access to Science and Technology Research Act (FASTR). Retrieved April 28, 2015, from American Library Association.
    Association of Academic Health Sciences Libraries
    Undersigned organizations (2015, April 9). To Thank you for introducing S. 779. Retrieved November 12, 2015, from American Association of Law Libraries.
    Association of American Universities
    Rawlings, Hunter R. & McPherson, Peter (2015, April 7). Letter of Support for FASTR Act. Retrieved April 28, 2015, from Association of Public and Land-grant Universities.
    Association of College and Research Libraries
    Undersigned organizations (2015, April 9). To Thank you for introducing S. 779. Retrieved November 12, 2015, from American Association of Law Libraries.
    Association of Public and Land-grant Universities
    Rawlings, Hunter R. & McPherson, Peter (2015, April 7). Letter of Support for FASTR Act. Retrieved April 28, 2015, from Association of Public and Land-grant Universities.
    Association of Research Libraries
    Undersigned organizations (2015, April 9). To Thank you for introducing S. 779. Retrieved November 12, 2015, from American Association of Law Libraries.
    Creative Commons
    Undersigned organizations (2015, April 9). To Thank you for introducing S. 779. Retrieved November 12, 2015, from American Association of Law Libraries.
    Electronic Frontier Foundation
    Higgins, Parker (2015, March 25). Locking In Public Access to Scientific Knowledge by Unlocking Scholarly Research. Retrieved April 28, 2015, from Electronic Frontier Foundation.
    Foundation Fighting Blindness
    Undersigned organizations (2015, April 9). To Thank you for introducing S. 779. Retrieved November 12, 2015, from American Association of Law Libraries.
    Greater Western Library Alliance
    Undersigned organizations (2015, April 9). To Thank you for introducing S. 779. Retrieved November 12, 2015, from American Association of Law Libraries.
    Medical Library Association
    Medical Library Association (2015, June 1). Public Access to Taxpayer-Funded Research Strengthens Biomedical Research. Retrieved November 12, 2015, from Medical Library Association.
    National Association of Graduate-Professional Students
    National Association of Graduate-Professional Students (2015, February 1). Open Access to Federally Funded Research. Retrieved April 28, 2015, from National Association of Graduate-Professional Students.
    Public Knowledge
    Undersigned organizations (2015, April 9). To Thank you for introducing S. 779. Retrieved November 12, 2015, from American Association of Law Libraries.
    Public Library of Science
    Undersigned organizations (2015, April 9). To Thank you for introducing S. 779. Retrieved November 12, 2015, from American Association of Law Libraries.
    right to research coalition
    Right to Research Coalition (2015, March 18). Call to Action: Support the Fair Access to Science and Technology Research Act (FASTR). Retrieved November 12, 2015, from Right to Research Coalition.
    scholarly publishing and academic resources coalition
    SPARC (2015, March 18). Support S. 779, the Fair Access to Science and Technology Research (FASTR) Act. Retrieved November 12, 2015, from SPARC.

    53 organizations opposed this bill

    American Anthropological Association
    undersigned organizations (2015, September 16). Science Interests Oppose S 779. Retrieved October 8, 2015, from American Meteorological Society.
    American Association for Dental Research
    undersigned organizations (2015, September 16). Science Interests Oppose S 779. Retrieved October 8, 2015, from American Meteorological Society.
    American Astronomical Society
    undersigned organizations (2015, September 16). Science Interests Oppose S 779. Retrieved October 8, 2015, from American Meteorological Society.
    American College of Cardiology
    undersigned organizations (2015, September 16). Science Interests Oppose S 779. Retrieved October 8, 2015, from American Meteorological Society.
    American College of Physicians
    undersigned organizations (2015, September 16). Science Interests Oppose S 779. Retrieved October 8, 2015, from American Meteorological Society.
    American Dairy Science Association
    undersigned organizations (2015, September 16). Science Interests Oppose S 779. Retrieved October 8, 2015, from American Meteorological Society.
    American Dental Association
    undersigned organizations (2015, September 16). Science Interests Oppose S 779. Retrieved October 8, 2015, from American Meteorological Society.
    American Geophysical Union
    undersigned organizations (2015, September 16). Science Interests Oppose S 779. Retrieved October 8, 2015, from American Meteorological Society.
    American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics
    undersigned organizations (2015, September 16). Science Interests Oppose S 779. Retrieved October 8, 2015, from American Meteorological Society.
    American Institute of Chemical Engineers
    undersigned organizations (2015, September 16). Science Interests Oppose S 779. Retrieved October 8, 2015, from American Meteorological Society.
    American Journal of Pathology
    undersigned organizations (2015, September 16). Science Interests Oppose S 779. Retrieved October 8, 2015, from American Meteorological Society.
    American Mathematical Society
    undersigned organizations (2015, September 16). Science Interests Oppose S 779. Retrieved October 8, 2015, from American Meteorological Society.
    American Medical Association
    undersigned organizations (2015, September 16). Science Interests Oppose S 779. Retrieved October 8, 2015, from American Meteorological Society.
    American Meteorological Society
    undersigned organizations (2015, September 16). Science Interests Oppose S 779. Retrieved October 8, 2015, from American Meteorological Society.
    American Physiological Society
    undersigned organizations (2015, September 16). Science Interests Oppose S 779. Retrieved October 8, 2015, from American Meteorological Society.
    American Psychological Association
    undersigned organizations (2015, September 16). Science Interests Oppose S 779. Retrieved October 8, 2015, from American Meteorological Society.
    American Public Health Association
    undersigned organizations (2015, September 16). Science Interests Oppose S 779. Retrieved October 8, 2015, from American Meteorological Society.
    American Society for Investigative Pathology
    undersigned organizations (2015, September 16). Science Interests Oppose S 779. Retrieved October 8, 2015, from American Meteorological Society.
    American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers
    undersigned organizations (2015, September 16). Science Interests Oppose S 779. Retrieved October 8, 2015, from American Meteorological Society.
    American Society of Agronomy
    undersigned organizations (2015, September 16). Science Interests Oppose S 779. Retrieved October 8, 2015, from American Meteorological Society.
    American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
    undersigned organizations (2015, September 16). Science Interests Oppose S 779. Retrieved October 8, 2015, from American Meteorological Society.
    American Society of Civil Engineers
    undersigned organizations (2015, September 16). Science Interests Oppose S 779. Retrieved October 8, 2015, from American Meteorological Society.
    American Society of Clinical Oncology
    undersigned organizations (2015, September 16). Science Interests Oppose S 779. Retrieved October 8, 2015, from American Meteorological Society.
    American Society of Cytopathology
    undersigned organizations (2015, September 16). Science Interests Oppose S 779. Retrieved October 8, 2015, from American Meteorological Society.
    American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers
    undersigned organizations (2015, September 16). Science Interests Oppose S 779. Retrieved October 8, 2015, from American Meteorological Society.
    American Society of Hematology
    undersigned organizations (2015, September 16). Science Interests Oppose S 779. Retrieved October 8, 2015, from American Meteorological Society.
    American Society of Mechanical Engineers
    undersigned organizations (2015, September 16). Science Interests Oppose S 779. Retrieved October 8, 2015, from American Meteorological Society.
    American Society of Plant Taxonomists
    undersigned organizations (2015, September 16). Science Interests Oppose S 779. Retrieved October 8, 2015, from American Meteorological Society.
    Association of American Publishers
    undersigned organizations (2015, September 16). Science Interests Oppose S 779. Retrieved October 8, 2015, from American Meteorological Society.
    Bloomsbury Publishing
    undersigned organizations (2015, September 16). Science Interests Oppose S 779. Retrieved October 8, 2015, from American Meteorological Society.
    Botanical Society of America
    undersigned organizations (2015, September 16). Science Interests Oppose S 779. Retrieved October 8, 2015, from American Meteorological Society.
    Crop Science Society of America
    undersigned organizations (2015, September 16). Science Interests Oppose S 779. Retrieved October 8, 2015, from American Meteorological Society.
    Ecological Society of America
    undersigned organizations (2015, September 16). Science Interests Oppose S 779. Retrieved October 8, 2015, from American Meteorological Society.
    Elsevier
    undersigned organizations (2015, September 16). Science Interests Oppose S 779. Retrieved October 8, 2015, from American Meteorological Society.
    Human Factors & Ergonomics Society
    undersigned organizations (2015, September 16). Science Interests Oppose S 779. Retrieved October 8, 2015, from American Meteorological Society.
    Illuminating Engineering Society of North America
    undersigned organizations (2015, September 16). Science Interests Oppose S 779. Retrieved October 8, 2015, from American Meteorological Society.
    Institute of Industrial Engineers
    undersigned organizations (2015, September 16). Science Interests Oppose S 779. Retrieved October 8, 2015, from American Meteorological Society.
    International Association for Dental Research
    undersigned organizations (2015, September 16). Science Interests Oppose S 779. Retrieved October 8, 2015, from American Meteorological Society.
    International Association of Scientific, Technical, and Medical Publishers
    undersigned organizations (2015, September 16). Science Interests Oppose S 779. Retrieved October 8, 2015, from American Meteorological Society.
    Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery
    undersigned organizations (2015, September 16). Science Interests Oppose S 779. Retrieved October 8, 2015, from American Meteorological Society.
    Mary Ann Liebert Publishers
    undersigned organizations (2015, September 16). Science Interests Oppose S 779. Retrieved October 8, 2015, from American Meteorological Society.
    National Kidney Foundation
    undersigned organizations (2015, September 16). Science Interests Oppose S 779. Retrieved October 8, 2015, from American Meteorological Society.
    Optical Society of America
    undersigned organizations (2015, September 16). Science Interests Oppose S 779. Retrieved October 8, 2015, from American Meteorological Society.
    Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics
    undersigned organizations (2015, September 16). Science Interests Oppose S 779. Retrieved October 8, 2015, from American Meteorological Society.
    society for mining metallurgy and exploration
    undersigned organizations (2015, September 16). Science Interests Oppose S 779. Retrieved October 8, 2015, from American Meteorological Society.
    Society for Sedimentary Geology
    undersigned organizations (2015, September 16). Science Interests Oppose S 779. Retrieved October 8, 2015, from American Meteorological Society.
    Society of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography
    undersigned organizations (2015, September 16). Science Interests Oppose S 779. Retrieved October 8, 2015, from American Meteorological Society.
    Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging
    undersigned organizations (2015, September 16). Science Interests Oppose S 779. Retrieved October 8, 2015, from American Meteorological Society.
    Software & Information Industry Association
    undersigned organizations (2015, September 16). Science Interests Oppose S 779. Retrieved October 8, 2015, from American Meteorological Society.
    Soil Science Society of America
    undersigned organizations (2015, September 16). Science Interests Oppose S 779. Retrieved October 8, 2015, from American Meteorological Society.
    Teratology Society
    undersigned organizations (2015, September 16). Science Interests Oppose S 779. Retrieved October 8, 2015, from American Meteorological Society.
    U.S. Chamber of Commerce
    Josten, R. Bruce (2015, November 12). Hill Letter to Senate Opposing S. 779, the Fair Access to Science and Technology Research Act. Retrieved November 12, 2015, from U.S. Chamber of Commerce.
    Wolters Kluwer Health
    undersigned organizations (2015, September 16). Science Interests Oppose S 779. Retrieved October 8, 2015, from American Meteorological Society.

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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$49,188$387,450
    Kelly AyotteRNH$74,510$561,219
    Tammy BaldwinDWI$335,323$443,471
    John BarrassoRWY$33,750$685,366
    Michael F. BennetDCO$328,254$848,580
    Richard BlumenthalDCT$99,172$411,011
    Roy BluntRMO$49,805$910,692
    Cory A. BookerDNJ$256,027$676,767
    John BoozmanRAR$9,640$431,245
    Barbara BoxerDCA$6,500$17,868
    Sherrod BrownDOH$618,255$856,420
    Richard BurrRNC$58,635$645,600
    Maria CantwellDWA$102,439$377,186
    Shelley Moore CapitoRWV$44,783$445,866
    Ben CardinDMD$85,408$489,666
    Tom CarperDDE$17,216$354,695
    Bob CaseyDPA$227,833$534,258
    Bill CassidyRLA$48,625$1,850,066
    Daniel CoatsRIN$7,000$35,400
    William Thad CochranRMS$33,400$603,683
    Susan M. CollinsRME$43,060$365,750
    Christopher A. CoonsDDE$38,200$310,650
    Bob CorkerRTN$63,043$585,036
    John CornynRTX$41,425$1,167,272
    Tom CottonRAR$49,250$700,908
    Mike CrapoRID$5,710$311,584
    Ted CruzRTX$84,186$804,243
    Steve DainesRMT$30,400$403,845
    Joe DonnellyDIN$141,889$328,093
    Dick DurbinDIL$131,873$390,522
    Mike EnziRWY$4,450$223,750
    Joni ErnstRIA$1,105$161,870
    Dianne FeinsteinDCA$51,992$486,511
    Deb FischerRNE$18,723$390,297
    Jeff FlakeRAZ$25,406$455,507
    Al FrankenDMN$193,990$621,443
    Cory GardnerRCO$77,271$763,442
    Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$171,606$712,916
    Lindsey GrahamRSC$44,366$434,501
    Chuck GrassleyRIA$38,627$609,377
    Orrin G. HatchRUT$36,700$751,072
    Martin HeinrichDNM$141,570$334,313
    Heidi HeitkampDND$72,083$242,329
    Dean HellerRNV$19,408$518,300
    Mazie K. HironoDHI$75,000$202,863
    John HoevenRND$7,050$143,725
    Jim InhofeROK$17,350$272,493
    Johnny IsaksonRGA$35,525$565,549
    Ron JohnsonRWI$54,939$643,986
    Tim KaineDVA$502,245$761,535
    Angus S. King, Jr.IME$53,783$143,705
    Mark KirkRIL$42,970$535,173
    Amy KlobucharDMN$69,632$395,761
    James LankfordROK$72,100$502,730
    Patrick J. LeahyDVT$25,517$187,195
    Mike LeeRUT$39,600$214,940
    Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$23,366$302,402
    Ed MarkeyDMA$188,400$512,770
    John McCainRAZ$86,285$443,457
    Claire McCaskillDMO$359,247$627,819
    Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$152,275$1,683,115
    Bob MenéndezDNJ$100,711$1,009,025
    Jeff MerkleyDOR$132,241$306,058
    Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$4,500$67,600
    Jerry MoranRKS$12,500$410,655
    Lisa MurkowskiRAK$14,900$361,350
    Chris MurphyDCT$232,096$620,249
    Patty MurrayDWA$151,910$684,496
    Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$119,159$559,807
    Rand PaulRKY$68,979$722,710
    David PerdueRGA$59,750$435,921
    Gary C. PetersDMI$283,828$687,482
    Rob PortmanROH$127,809$902,045
    John "Jack" ReedDRI$22,363$195,975
    Harry ReidDNV$20,716$281,125
    Jim RischRID$500$86,075
    Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$18,500$640,722
    Mike RoundsRSD$14,000$279,547
    Marco RubioRFL$86,305$792,153
    Bernie SandersIVT$67,523$119,717
    Ben SasseRNE$23,410$336,855
    Brian SchatzDHI$89,200$328,682
    Chuck SchumerDNY$200,404$1,009,454
    Tim ScottRSC$42,950$688,000
    Jeff SessionsRAL$8,050$89,450
    Jeanne ShaheenDNH$154,034$402,755
    Richard C. ShelbyRAL$5,700$69,050
    Debbie StabenowDMI$134,269$797,216
    Dan SullivanRAK$41,350$225,753
    Jon TesterDMT$149,611$476,121
    John ThuneRSD$11,125$439,794
    Thom TillisRNC$55,900$583,703
    Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$140,896$995,840
    Tom UdallDNM$142,272$387,297
    David VitterRLA$3,730$197,250
    Mark R. WarnerDVA$129,450$625,142
    Elizabeth WarrenDMA$1,277,445$1,192,849
    Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$67,184$257,761
    Roger F. WickerRMS$18,450$177,500
    Ron WydenDOR$111,841$841,724

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    Legislator Filters
    NamePartyState$ From Interest Groups
    That Supported
    $ From Interest Groups
    That Opposed
    Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$49,188$387,450
    Kelly AyotteRNH$74,510$561,219
    Tammy BaldwinDWI$335,323$443,471
    John BarrassoRWY$33,750$685,366
    Michael F. BennetDCO$328,254$848,580
    Richard BlumenthalDCT$99,172$411,011
    Roy BluntRMO$49,805$910,692
    Cory A. BookerDNJ$256,027$676,767
    John BoozmanRAR$9,640$431,245
    Barbara BoxerDCA$6,500$17,868
    Sherrod BrownDOH$618,255$856,420
    Richard BurrRNC$58,635$645,600
    Maria CantwellDWA$102,439$377,186
    Shelley Moore CapitoRWV$44,783$445,866
    Ben CardinDMD$85,408$489,666
    Tom CarperDDE$17,216$354,695
    Bob CaseyDPA$227,833$534,258
    Bill CassidyRLA$48,625$1,850,066
    Daniel CoatsRIN$7,000$35,400
    William Thad CochranRMS$33,400$603,683
    Susan M. CollinsRME$43,060$365,750
    Christopher A. CoonsDDE$38,200$310,650
    Bob CorkerRTN$63,043$585,036
    John CornynRTX$41,425$1,167,272
    Tom CottonRAR$49,250$700,908
    Mike CrapoRID$5,710$311,584
    Ted CruzRTX$84,186$804,243
    Steve DainesRMT$30,400$403,845
    Joe DonnellyDIN$141,889$328,093
    Dick DurbinDIL$131,873$390,522
    Mike EnziRWY$4,450$223,750
    Joni ErnstRIA$1,105$161,870
    Dianne FeinsteinDCA$51,992$486,511
    Deb FischerRNE$18,723$390,297
    Jeff FlakeRAZ$25,406$455,507
    Al FrankenDMN$193,990$621,443
    Cory GardnerRCO$77,271$763,442
    Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$171,606$712,916
    Lindsey GrahamRSC$44,366$434,501
    Chuck GrassleyRIA$38,627$609,377
    Orrin G. HatchRUT$36,700$751,072
    Martin HeinrichDNM$141,570$334,313
    Heidi HeitkampDND$72,083$242,329
    Dean HellerRNV$19,408$518,300
    Mazie K. HironoDHI$75,000$202,863
    John HoevenRND$7,050$143,725
    Jim InhofeROK$17,350$272,493
    Johnny IsaksonRGA$35,525$565,549
    Ron JohnsonRWI$54,939$643,986
    Tim KaineDVA$502,245$761,535
    Angus S. King, Jr.IME$53,783$143,705
    Mark KirkRIL$42,970$535,173
    Amy KlobucharDMN$69,632$395,761
    James LankfordROK$72,100$502,730
    Patrick J. LeahyDVT$25,517$187,195
    Mike LeeRUT$39,600$214,940
    Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$23,366$302,402
    Ed MarkeyDMA$188,400$512,770
    John McCainRAZ$86,285$443,457
    Claire McCaskillDMO$359,247$627,819
    Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$152,275$1,683,115
    Bob MenéndezDNJ$100,711$1,009,025
    Jeff MerkleyDOR$132,241$306,058
    Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$4,500$67,600
    Jerry MoranRKS$12,500$410,655
    Lisa MurkowskiRAK$14,900$361,350
    Chris MurphyDCT$232,096$620,249
    Patty MurrayDWA$151,910$684,496
    Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$119,159$559,807
    Rand PaulRKY$68,979$722,710
    David PerdueRGA$59,750$435,921
    Gary C. PetersDMI$283,828$687,482
    Rob PortmanROH$127,809$902,045
    John "Jack" ReedDRI$22,363$195,975
    Harry ReidDNV$20,716$281,125
    Jim RischRID$500$86,075
    Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$18,500$640,722
    Mike RoundsRSD$14,000$279,547
    Marco RubioRFL$86,305$792,153
    Bernie SandersIVT$67,523$119,717
    Ben SasseRNE$23,410$336,855
    Brian SchatzDHI$89,200$328,682
    Chuck SchumerDNY$200,404$1,009,454
    Tim ScottRSC$42,950$688,000
    Jeff SessionsRAL$8,050$89,450
    Jeanne ShaheenDNH$154,034$402,755
    Richard C. ShelbyRAL$5,700$69,050
    Debbie StabenowDMI$134,269$797,216
    Dan SullivanRAK$41,350$225,753
    Jon TesterDMT$149,611$476,121
    John ThuneRSD$11,125$439,794
    Thom TillisRNC$55,900$583,703
    Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$140,896$995,840
    Tom UdallDNM$142,272$387,297
    David VitterRLA$3,730$197,250
    Mark R. WarnerDVA$129,450$625,142
    Elizabeth WarrenDMA$1,277,445$1,192,849
    Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$67,184$257,761
    Roger F. WickerRMS$18,450$177,500
    Ron WydenDOR$111,841$841,724

    Interest Groups that supported this bill

    $ Donated
    Schools & colleges$9,075,327
    Health, Education & Human Resources$1,301,294
    Education$842,191
    Museums, art galleries, libraries, etc.$533,625
    Medical schools$508,239
    Human Rights$45,000
    Consumer groups$750

    Interest Groups that opposed this bill

    $ Donated
    Other physician specialists$10,272,691
    Physicians$9,118,059
    Book, newspaper & periodical publishing$4,874,297
    Computer software$4,556,122
    Crop production & basic processing$3,814,479
    Chemicals$3,741,693
    Engineering, architecture & construction mgmt svcs$3,460,918
    Dentists$2,892,025
    Milk & dairy producers$1,496,441
    Psychiatrists & psychologists$1,437,356
    Optometrists & Ophthalmologists$1,397,698
    Health, Education & Human Resources$1,301,294
    Engineers - type unknown$1,203,353
    Education$842,191
    Metal mining & processing$766,625
    Plumbing, heating & air conditioning$547,888
    Health & welfare policy$547,752
    Chambers of commerce$358,176
    Agriculture$189,296
    Communications & Electronics$170,401
    Air transport$103,175
    Electrical lighting products$64,850
    Health professionals$50,871
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