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S. 794 - A Bill to Extend Whistleblower Protections for Defense Contractor Employees to Employees of Contractors of the Elements of the Intelligence Community.

Government operations and politics. 114th Congress (2015-2016) View bill details
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A bill to extend whistleblower protections for defense contractor employees to employees of contractors of the elements of the intelligence community. (by CRS) 
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The bill has been referred to committee. 
There have been no votes on this bill.

A Bill to Extend Whistleblower Protections for Defense Contractor Employees to Employees of Contractors of the Elements of the Intelligence Community.

S. 794 — 114th Congress (2015–2016)

Summary
A bill to extend whistleblower protections for defense contractor employees to employees of contractors of the elements of the intelligence community. (by CRS)
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Title
A bill to extend whistleblower protections for defense contractor employees to employees of contractors of the elements of the intelligence community.
Other Titles
  • A bill to extend whistleblower protections for defense contractor employees to employees of contractors of the elements of the intelligence community.
Sponsor
Claire McCaskill
Co-Sponsors
    Subjects
    • Government operations and politics
    • Congressional oversight
    • Defense spending
    • Employment discrimination and employee rights
    • Evidence and witnesses
    • Government ethics and transparency, public corruption
    • Government studies and investigations
    • Intelligence activities, surveillance, classified information
    • Military procurement, research, weapons development
    • Public contracts and procurement
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      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 Select Committee on Intelligence.
      3/18/2015Introduced in Senate
      NumberSponsorDate OfferedStatus

      Total contributions given to Senators from interest groups that…

      $45,000
      $750
      $1,301,294
      $7,379,240
      $370,120
      $8,250,935
      $2,252,451
      $197,000
      $547,752
      $4,874,297
      $25,218,839
      $0
      33 Organizations Supported and 0 Opposed; See Which Ones

      Organizations that took a position on
      A Bill to Extend Whistleblower Protections for Defense Contractor Employees to Employees of Contractors of the Elements of the Intelligence Community.

      33 organizations supported this bill

      Access
      Undersigned organizations (2015, September 15). Whistleblowers like Snowden deserve protections. Retrieved October 7, 2015, from Consumer Action.
      American Civil Liberties Union
      Undersigned organizations (2015, September 15). Whistleblowers like Snowden deserve protections. Retrieved October 7, 2015, from Consumer Action.
      Center for Digital Democracy
      Undersigned organizations (2015, September 15). Whistleblowers like Snowden deserve protections. Retrieved October 7, 2015, from Consumer Action.
      Citizens for Health
      Undersigned organizations (2015, September 15). Whistleblowers like Snowden deserve protections. Retrieved October 7, 2015, from Consumer Action.
      Coalition for Change
      Undersigned organizations (2015, September 15). Whistleblowers like Snowden deserve protections. Retrieved October 7, 2015, from Consumer Action.
      Constitutional Alliance
      Undersigned organizations (2015, September 15). Whistleblowers like Snowden deserve protections. Retrieved October 7, 2015, from Consumer Action.
      Consumer Action
      Undersigned organizations (2015, September 15). Whistleblowers like Snowden deserve protections. Retrieved October 7, 2015, from Consumer Action.
      Consumer Watchdog
      Undersigned organizations (2015, September 15). Whistleblowers like Snowden deserve protections. Retrieved October 7, 2015, from Consumer Action.
      Demand Progress
      Undersigned organizations (2015, September 15). Whistleblowers like Snowden deserve protections. Retrieved October 7, 2015, from Consumer Action.
      Drum Majors for Truth
      Undersigned organizations (2015, September 15). Whistleblowers like Snowden deserve protections. Retrieved October 7, 2015, from Consumer Action.
      Equal Justice Alliance
      Undersigned organizations (2015, September 15). Whistleblowers like Snowden deserve protections. Retrieved October 7, 2015, from Consumer Action.
      Essential Information
      Undersigned organizations (2015, September 15). Whistleblowers like Snowden deserve protections. Retrieved October 7, 2015, from Consumer Action.
      Federal Ethics Center
      Undersigned organizations (2015, September 15). Whistleblowers like Snowden deserve protections. Retrieved October 7, 2015, from Consumer Action.
      Federally Employed Women
      Undersigned organizations (2015, September 15). Whistleblowers like Snowden deserve protections. Retrieved October 7, 2015, from Consumer Action.
      Freedom of the Press Foundation
      Undersigned organizations (2015, September 15). Whistleblowers like Snowden deserve protections. Retrieved October 7, 2015, from Consumer Action.
      Government Accountability Project
      Undersigned organizations (2015, September 15). Whistleblowers like Snowden deserve protections. Retrieved October 7, 2015, from Consumer Action.
      Gun Owners of America
      Undersigned organizations (2015, September 15). Whistleblowers like Snowden deserve protections. Retrieved October 7, 2015, from Consumer Action.
      Human Rights Watch
      Undersigned organizations (2015, September 15). Whistleblowers like Snowden deserve protections. Retrieved October 7, 2015, from Consumer Action.
      international association of whistleblowers
      Undersigned organizations (2015, September 15). Whistleblowers like Snowden deserve protections. Retrieved October 7, 2015, from Consumer Action.
      National Employment Lawyers Association
      Undersigned organizations (2015, September 15). Whistleblowers like Snowden deserve protections. Retrieved October 7, 2015, from Consumer Action.
      national forum on judicial accountability
      Undersigned organizations (2015, September 15). Whistleblowers like Snowden deserve protections. Retrieved October 7, 2015, from Consumer Action.
      national judicial conduct and disability law project
      Undersigned organizations (2015, September 15). Whistleblowers like Snowden deserve protections. Retrieved October 7, 2015, from Consumer Action.
      Patient Privacy Rights
      Undersigned organizations (2015, September 15). Whistleblowers like Snowden deserve protections. Retrieved October 7, 2015, from Consumer Action.
      Power Over Poverty Under Laws of America Restored
      Undersigned organizations (2015, September 15). Whistleblowers like Snowden deserve protections. Retrieved October 7, 2015, from Consumer Action.
      privacy times
      Undersigned organizations (2015, September 15). Whistleblowers like Snowden deserve protections. Retrieved October 7, 2015, from Consumer Action.
      Project On Government Oversight
      Undersigned organizations (2015, September 15). Whistleblowers like Snowden deserve protections. Retrieved October 7, 2015, from Consumer Action.
      Public Citizen
      Undersigned organizations (2015, September 15). Whistleblowers like Snowden deserve protections. Retrieved October 7, 2015, from Consumer Action.
      Restore The Fourth
      Undersigned organizations (2015, September 15). Whistleblowers like Snowden deserve protections. Retrieved October 7, 2015, from Consumer Action.
      RootsAction
      Undersigned organizations (2015, September 15). Whistleblowers like Snowden deserve protections. Retrieved October 7, 2015, from Consumer Action.
      Rutherford Institute
      Undersigned organizations (2015, September 15). Whistleblowers like Snowden deserve protections. Retrieved October 7, 2015, from Consumer Action.
      Sunlight Foundation
      Undersigned organizations (2015, September 15). Whistleblowers like Snowden deserve protections. Retrieved October 7, 2015, from Consumer Action.
      united support and memorial for workplace fatalities
      Undersigned organizations (2015, September 15). Whistleblowers like Snowden deserve protections. Retrieved October 7, 2015, from Consumer Action.
      Whistleblower Support Fund
      Undersigned organizations (2015, September 15). Whistleblowers like Snowden deserve protections. Retrieved October 7, 2015, from Consumer Action.

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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$72,550$0
      Kelly AyotteRNH$215,661$0
      Tammy BaldwinDWI$1,636,171$0
      John BarrassoRWY$38,749$0
      Michael F. BennetDCO$861,485$0
      Richard BlumenthalDCT$104,392$0
      Roy BluntRMO$207,160$0
      Cory A. BookerDNJ$356,295$0
      John BoozmanRAR$16,035$0
      Barbara BoxerDCA$16,647$0
      Sherrod BrownDOH$1,180,252$0
      Richard BurrRNC$84,500$0
      Maria CantwellDWA$147,188$0
      Shelley Moore CapitoRWV$89,050$0
      Ben CardinDMD$112,100$0
      Tom CarperDDE$38,950$0
      Bob CaseyDPA$178,525$0
      Bill CassidyRLA$94,902$0
      Daniel CoatsRIN$3,600$0
      William Thad CochranRMS$57,450$0
      Susan M. CollinsRME$87,850$0
      Christopher A. CoonsDDE$98,379$0
      Bob CorkerRTN$101,505$0
      John CornynRTX$123,125$0
      Tom CottonRAR$91,556$0
      Mike CrapoRID$22,850$0
      Ted CruzRTX$160,613$0
      Steve DainesRMT$81,090$0
      Joe DonnellyDIN$92,597$0
      Dick DurbinDIL$132,047$0
      Mike EnziRWY$15,800$0
      Joni ErnstRIA$42,325$0
      Dianne FeinsteinDCA$268,757$0
      Deb FischerRNE$67,028$0
      Jeff FlakeRAZ$50,900$0
      Al FrankenDMN$468,298$0
      Cory GardnerRCO$105,831$0
      Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$951,323$0
      Lindsey GrahamRSC$82,840$0
      Chuck GrassleyRIA$108,520$0
      Orrin G. HatchRUT$75,650$0
      Martin HeinrichDNM$231,191$0
      Heidi HeitkampDND$294,820$0
      Dean HellerRNV$87,083$0
      Mazie K. HironoDHI$452,710$0
      John HoevenRND$33,360$0
      Jim InhofeROK$63,350$0
      Johnny IsaksonRGA$71,100$0
      Ron JohnsonRWI$188,269$0
      Tim KaineDVA$967,892$0
      Angus S. King, Jr.IME$70,099$0
      Mark KirkRIL$40,618$0
      Amy KlobucharDMN$348,016$0
      James LankfordROK$83,211$0
      Patrick J. LeahyDVT$116,770$0
      Mike LeeRUT$41,075$0
      Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$61,625$0
      Ed MarkeyDMA$326,947$0
      John McCainRAZ$68,605$0
      Claire McCaskillDMO$1,575,407$0
      Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$229,375$0
      Bob MenéndezDNJ$88,500$0
      Jeff MerkleyDOR$172,849$0
      Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$22,100$0
      Jerry MoranRKS$59,120$0
      Lisa MurkowskiRAK$42,583$0
      Chris MurphyDCT$472,980$0
      Patty MurrayDWA$730,190$0
      Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$195,616$0
      Rand PaulRKY$147,572$0
      David PerdueRGA$65,600$0
      Gary C. PetersDMI$615,608$0
      Rob PortmanROH$128,250$0
      John "Jack" ReedDRI$28,400$0
      Harry ReidDNV$35,767$0
      Jim RischRID$30,350$0
      Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$75,238$0
      Mike RoundsRSD$49,104$0
      Marco RubioRFL$220,386$0
      Bernie SandersIVT$353,998$0
      Ben SasseRNE$51,357$0
      Brian SchatzDHI$156,301$0
      Chuck SchumerDNY$337,702$0
      Tim ScottRSC$84,227$0
      Jeff SessionsRAL$3,000$0
      Jeanne ShaheenDNH$1,043,613$0
      Richard C. ShelbyRAL$32,550$0
      Debbie StabenowDMI$489,223$0
      Dan SullivanRAK$28,386$0
      Jon TesterDMT$436,479$0
      John ThuneRSD$87,710$0
      Thom TillisRNC$59,204$0
      Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$201,444$0
      Tom UdallDNM$203,957$0
      David VitterRLA$19,950$0
      Mark R. WarnerDVA$189,514$0
      Elizabeth WarrenDMA$3,860,271$0
      Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$76,331$0
      Roger F. WickerRMS$22,300$0
      Ron WydenDOR$209,040$0

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      Legislator Filters
      NamePartyState$ From Interest Groups
      That Supported
      $ From Interest Groups
      That Opposed
      Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$72,550$0
      Kelly AyotteRNH$215,661$0
      Tammy BaldwinDWI$1,636,171$0
      John BarrassoRWY$38,749$0
      Michael F. BennetDCO$861,485$0
      Richard BlumenthalDCT$104,392$0
      Roy BluntRMO$207,160$0
      Cory A. BookerDNJ$356,295$0
      John BoozmanRAR$16,035$0
      Barbara BoxerDCA$16,647$0
      Sherrod BrownDOH$1,180,252$0
      Richard BurrRNC$84,500$0
      Maria CantwellDWA$147,188$0
      Shelley Moore CapitoRWV$89,050$0
      Ben CardinDMD$112,100$0
      Tom CarperDDE$38,950$0
      Bob CaseyDPA$178,525$0
      Bill CassidyRLA$94,902$0
      Daniel CoatsRIN$3,600$0
      William Thad CochranRMS$57,450$0
      Susan M. CollinsRME$87,850$0
      Christopher A. CoonsDDE$98,379$0
      Bob CorkerRTN$101,505$0
      John CornynRTX$123,125$0
      Tom CottonRAR$91,556$0
      Mike CrapoRID$22,850$0
      Ted CruzRTX$160,613$0
      Steve DainesRMT$81,090$0
      Joe DonnellyDIN$92,597$0
      Dick DurbinDIL$132,047$0
      Mike EnziRWY$15,800$0
      Joni ErnstRIA$42,325$0
      Dianne FeinsteinDCA$268,757$0
      Deb FischerRNE$67,028$0
      Jeff FlakeRAZ$50,900$0
      Al FrankenDMN$468,298$0
      Cory GardnerRCO$105,831$0
      Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$951,323$0
      Lindsey GrahamRSC$82,840$0
      Chuck GrassleyRIA$108,520$0
      Orrin G. HatchRUT$75,650$0
      Martin HeinrichDNM$231,191$0
      Heidi HeitkampDND$294,820$0
      Dean HellerRNV$87,083$0
      Mazie K. HironoDHI$452,710$0
      John HoevenRND$33,360$0
      Jim InhofeROK$63,350$0
      Johnny IsaksonRGA$71,100$0
      Ron JohnsonRWI$188,269$0
      Tim KaineDVA$967,892$0
      Angus S. King, Jr.IME$70,099$0
      Mark KirkRIL$40,618$0
      Amy KlobucharDMN$348,016$0
      James LankfordROK$83,211$0
      Patrick J. LeahyDVT$116,770$0
      Mike LeeRUT$41,075$0
      Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$61,625$0
      Ed MarkeyDMA$326,947$0
      John McCainRAZ$68,605$0
      Claire McCaskillDMO$1,575,407$0
      Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$229,375$0
      Bob MenéndezDNJ$88,500$0
      Jeff MerkleyDOR$172,849$0
      Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$22,100$0
      Jerry MoranRKS$59,120$0
      Lisa MurkowskiRAK$42,583$0
      Chris MurphyDCT$472,980$0
      Patty MurrayDWA$730,190$0
      Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$195,616$0
      Rand PaulRKY$147,572$0
      David PerdueRGA$65,600$0
      Gary C. PetersDMI$615,608$0
      Rob PortmanROH$128,250$0
      John "Jack" ReedDRI$28,400$0
      Harry ReidDNV$35,767$0
      Jim RischRID$30,350$0
      Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$75,238$0
      Mike RoundsRSD$49,104$0
      Marco RubioRFL$220,386$0
      Bernie SandersIVT$353,998$0
      Ben SasseRNE$51,357$0
      Brian SchatzDHI$156,301$0
      Chuck SchumerDNY$337,702$0
      Tim ScottRSC$84,227$0
      Jeff SessionsRAL$3,000$0
      Jeanne ShaheenDNH$1,043,613$0
      Richard C. ShelbyRAL$32,550$0
      Debbie StabenowDMI$489,223$0
      Dan SullivanRAK$28,386$0
      Jon TesterDMT$436,479$0
      John ThuneRSD$87,710$0
      Thom TillisRNC$59,204$0
      Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$201,444$0
      Tom UdallDNM$203,957$0
      David VitterRLA$19,950$0
      Mark R. WarnerDVA$189,514$0
      Elizabeth WarrenDMA$3,860,271$0
      Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$76,331$0
      Roger F. WickerRMS$22,300$0
      Ron WydenDOR$209,040$0

      Interest Groups that supported this bill

      $ Donated
      Women's issues$8,250,935
      Democratic/Liberal$7,379,240
      Book, newspaper & periodical publishing$4,874,297
      Pro-Guns$2,252,451
      Health, Education & Human Resources$1,301,294
      Health & welfare policy$547,752
      Animal Rights$370,120
      Labor Unions$197,000
      Human Rights$45,000
      Consumer groups$750

      Interest Groups that opposed this bill

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