American Assn of University Women

The American Association of University Women (AAUW) advances equity for women and girls through advocacy, education, and research. Founded in 1881 by Ellen Swallow Richards and Marion Talbot, AAUW celebrated its 125th anniversary in 2006-07 with an online museum commemorating its legacy of leadership, scholarship, advocacy, and action. The organization has a nationwide network of 100,000 members, 1,300 branches, and 500 college and university partners.

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Campaign Finance

$1,000 Given

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.

For more information, please see our campaign finance methodology page. Lobbyist bundling data is described on our lobbyist bundling methodology page.

  • Top Recipients

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    Organization's PAC(s)
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    Associated Individuals
    Includes contributions from the organization’s employees, their family members, and its political action committee.
  • Republicans vs. Democrats

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  • State vs. Federal

    in dollars
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$365,000 Spent

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.

For more information, please see our lobbying methodology page.

Lobbying on Behalf of American Assn of University Women

  • Names of Lobbyists
  • Firm Hired Amount
    American Assn of University Women $365,000
  • Most Frequently Disclosed Lobbying Issues
    • Civil Rights & Civil Liberties,
    • District of Columbia,
    • Education,
    • Family, Abortion & Adoption,
    • Fed Budget & Appropriations,
    • Labor, Antitrust & Workplace,
    • Law Enforcement & Crime,
    • Retirement,
    • Taxes,
    • Health Issues
  • Most Frequently Disclosed Bills
    Bill No. Title
    H.R.1397 Employment Non-Discrimination Act
    S.811 Employment Non-Discrimination Act of 2011
    H.R.2 Repealing the Job-Killing Health Care Law Act
    H.R.3 No Taxpayer Funding for Abortion Act
    H.R.458 High School Athletics Accountability Act of 2011
    H.R.471 Scholarships for Opportunity and Results Act
    H.R.998 Student Non-Discrimination Act of 2011
    H.R.1116 Respect for Marriage Act
    H.R.1269 National Women's History Museum Act of 2011
    H.R.1419 Every Student Counts Act
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Mentioned in 35 dockets; Submitted to 12 dockets

All data is based on documents downloaded from 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.

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Regulations and public comments can be downloaded in bulk here.

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The tables show occurrences of "American Assn of University Women" in public comments on proposed federal regulations.