American Express

#74 Contributing Company

  • 3,485 contributions
  • $3,303,154 in total

#86 Most Interested Company

  • 19 bills supported
  • 1 bills opposed

#69 Most Influential Company

  • Won 4 bills on which it took a position

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US Justice Department Sues the Credit Card Companies

Oct. 4, 2010 - Visa gave contributions totaling more than $400,000. Mastercard made contributions nearing $600,000. American Express was by far the most generous, making contributions that amount to more than $2,000,000Read more

TARP Produces a Return on Investment for Contributing Firms
States' Rights to Cap Interest Rates Defeated by Senators Receiving Money from Banks and Credit Industry

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Top Recipients

SenatorsContributionsBills Sponsored that
Company Supports
Addison "Mitch" McConnell$87,0500
Richard C. Shelby$75,7001
Chuck Schumer$44,5003
Rob Portman$29,3003
Cory A. Booker$28,4502
House membersContributionsBills Sponsored that
Company Supports
Gregory W. Meeks$54,9001
Jeb Hensarling$36,5001
Joe Crowley$35,5002
Jim Clyburn$34,5001
Ed Royce$34,5001

Top Stock Holders

PoliticianMinimum ValueMaximum ValueAverage Value
Michael T. McCaul$200,002$500,000$350,001
Rodney P. Frelinghuysen$100,001$250,000$175,001
Dave Camp$35,007$175,000$105,004
Sheldon Whitehouse$50,001$100,000$75,001
Fred Upton$15,001$50,000$32,501
Numbers on this page include latest available data for contributions and bill positions starting January 1, 2007 through the present.
'Top Stock Holders' based on data for 2013.