Akin, Gump et al
Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP is a law firm founded in Dallas, Texas, in 1945 by Robert Strauss and Richard Gump. The firm now numbers more than 800 attorneys and advisers in the United States, Europe, the Middle East and Asia. The firm has offices in Dallas, Washington, D.C., Austin, San Antonio, Houston, New York, Moscow, Philadelphia, London, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Beijing, Abu Dhabi and Geneva.
Figures are based on itemized contributions reported to the Federal Election Commission and state agencies. Please note that:
- contributions under $200 are not reported, and so are not included in totals.
- only contributions from individuals and organizations to candidates are included. Various accounting measures and more exotic contribution types are excluded.
- contributions are matched based on organization and recipient name reported within each election cycle. Contributions using an incorrect or non-standard version of the name may be missed.
- corporate name changes and mergers may cause figures to differ from those of the Center for Responsive Politics.
- organization totals include known subsidiaries of the organization.
Latest FEC Datacovers through committee's December 31, 2008 filing.
Summaryoverview of the committee's finances
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Standardized Donation Informationcovers roughly through Q4 2012. may lag behind FEC section above, as donors and industries are identified by hand.
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Republicans vs. Democratsin dollars. "Other" includes 3rd parties and organizations without official party affiliation.
State vs. Federalin dollars
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Figures are based on lobbying activity reported to the Senate Office of Public Records. Reported dollar amounts are required to be accurate only to the nearest $20,000. For organizations whose primary business is lobbying, we display total income and top clients. For organizations that are not primarily lobbying firms, we display total amount spent on lobbying and top lobbying firms hired.
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Lobbying Carried Out by Akin, Gump et al
Names of Lobbyists
Client Amount KKR & Co $2,980,000 Cltn for 21st Century Patent Reform $2,040,000 Mortgage Insurance Companies of America $1,900,000 Moody's Corp $1,550,000 Citizens' Educational Foundation $1,530,000 Gila River Indian Community $1,510,000 PG&E Corp $1,400,000 Boeing Co $1,340,000 US Chamber Institute for Legal Reform $1,230,000 Bridgestone Americas $1,210,000
Most Frequently Disclosed Lobbying Issues
- Fed Budget & Appropriations,
- Health Issues,
- Energy & Nuclear Power,
- Homeland Security,
Most Frequently Disclosed Bills
Bill No. Title H.R.2776 Renewable Energy and Energy Conservation Tax Act of 2007 S.3261 Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2009 H.R.6 Energy Independence and Security Act of 2007 H.R.6049 Energy and Tax Extenders Act of 2008 H.R.2834 H.R.2419 Farm Bill Extension Act of 2007 S.1624 H.R.6275 Alternative Minimum Tax Relief Act of 2008 H.R.2764 Executive Office of the President Appropriations Act, 2008 H.R.3043 Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2008
RegulationsMentioned in 20 dockets; Submitted to 3 dockets
All data is based on documents downloaded from Regulations.gov. The first table shows mentions: all documents that include the name of the company anywhere in the document or document metadata. The second table shows submissions: all documents where the submitter metadata included the company name. Each table shows the top 10 dockets, ranked by number of occurrences.
Matches are based on a search for the company name. Variations in the company name, such as acronyms, nicknames or alternate names may cause documents to be missed. The mention of a company name in a document may be incidental and does not necessarily indicate that the company has any relevance to the document. Company names that are common English words may erroneously match with text that is not referring to the company.
Not all agencies submit public comments to Regulations.gov. For a list of participating and non-participating agencies see here. Agencies that do submit to Regulations.gov have varying levels of accuracy and completeness.
Regulations and public comments can be downloaded in bulk here.
The tables show occurrences of "Akin, Gump et al" in public comments on proposed federal regulations.
Documents Submitted by the Organization
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Mentions in Document Text
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- Toggle 16 FAA In the Matter of United Parcel Service Company - Complaint - CP08SO0007 2008
- Toggle 6 FAA Inter American University of Puerto Rico - Exemption/Rulemaking 2008
- Toggle 6 FRA Daniel F. Hayes v. CSX Transportation, Inc. and Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) - Request for Appeal of Revocation of Certification 2008
- Toggle 3 APHIS Implementation of Revised Lacey Act Provisions 2008
- Toggle 2 FRA City of Seattle Washington & Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railway - Waiver Petition 2008
- Toggle 2 EERE Energy Conservation Program: Test Procedures for Battery Chargers and External Power Supplies (Standby Mode and Off Mode) and for Multiple Voltage External Power Supplies Power Supplies 2008
- Toggle 2 EPA Implement the 1997 8-Hour Phase Ozone NAAQS: Addressing a Portion of the Phase 2 Rule Concerning Reasonable Further Progress Emissions Reduction Credits Outside the Nonattainment Area 2008
- Toggle 2 USCG Atlantic Sea Island Group, LLC, Safe Harbor Energy LNG Deepwater Port License Application 2007
- Toggle 1 EPA TX056 Texas Revisions to 30 TAC Chapters 39, 55, and 116 Concerning Public Participation (HB 801, SB 1308), Submitted to EPA December 15, 1995 (6-39); July 22, 1998 (TX-104, 6-48); and October 25, 1999 (TX-117, 6-51) 2007
- Toggle 1 EPA Approval and Promulgation of Air Quality Implementation Plans; State of Colorado; Regulation No. 7, Section XII, Volatile Organic Compounds from Oil and Gas Operations. 2007
Advisory Committees5 people on 6 committees
Data is based on disclosures required by the Federal Advisory Committee Act (FACA). Matches are based on the occurrence of the company name in the committee member affiliation. Variations in company names may cause some matches to be missed.
The table shows only the top 10 agencies. To search and download raw records from the complete dataset see the FACA data section.
Table shows employees of "Akin, Gump et al" that sat on federal advisory committees.
- Toggle Department of Commerce 2 people on 2 committees
- Toggle Antitrust Modernization Commission 1 person on 1 committee
- Toggle Department of Homeland Security 1 person on 1 committee
- Toggle Department of Defense 1 person on 1 committee
- Toggle Department of Education 1 person on 1 committee