American Society of Anesthesiologists
The American Society of Anesthesiologists (ASA) is an association of physicians, primarily anesthesiologists, that share a common goal of raising the standard of the medical specialty of anesthesiology and the improvement of patient care by fostering and encouraging education through research and scientific progress.
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, 2012 filing. independent expenditures updated daily.
Summaryoverview of the committee's finances
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- Total Spent:
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Independent Expendituresmoney spent supporting or opposing a candidate
Candidate Support/Oppose Total Spent Andy BarrSupport $198,078 Larry D. BucshonSupport $125,000 Daniel J. BenishekSupport $100,000 Ami BeraSupport $75,000 Pete StarkSupport $75,000 John P. McGoffSupport $75,000 Joe BacaSupport $50,000 John SullivanSupport $44,226
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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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 on Behalf of American Society of Anesthesiologists
Names of Lobbyists
Firm Hired Amount American Society of Anesthesiologists $1,690,000
Most Frequently Disclosed Lobbying Issues
- Medicare & Medicaid,
- Health Issues,
- Fed Budget & Appropriations,
- Veterans Affairs
Most Frequently Disclosed Bills
Bill No. Title H.R.1044 Medicare Access to Rural Anesthesiology Act of 2011 H.R.451 Healthcare Truth and Transparency Act of 2011 S.296 Preserving Access to Life-Saving Medications Act H.R.5 Help Efficient, Accessible, Low-cost, Timely Healthcare (HEALTH) Act of 2011 H.CON.RES.34 Establishing the budget for the United States Government for fiscal year 2012 and setting forth appropriate budgetary levels for fiscal years 2013 through 2021. S.454 Strengthening Program Integrity and Accountability in Health Care Act of 2011 S.668 Health Care Bureaucrats Elimination Act S.848 Consumer Information Enhancement Act of 2011 H.R.452 Medicare Decisions Accountability Act of 2011 H.R.866 National All Schedules Prescription Electronic Reporting Reauthorization Act of 2011
RegulationsMentioned in 36 dockets; Submitted to 7 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.
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Regulations and public comments can be downloaded in bulk here.
The tables show occurrences of "American Society of Anesthesiologists" in public comments on proposed federal regulations.
Documents Submitted by the Organization
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- Toggle 33 HHSIG Solicitation of New Safe Harbors and Special Fraud Alerts 2011
- Toggle 1 HHSIG Solicitation of New Safe Harbors and Special Fraud Alerts 2011
- Toggle 1 FDA Regulate Labeling of Opioid Analgesics 2012
- Toggle 1 DOJ Preliminary Plan for Retrospective Analysis of Existing Rules 2011
- Toggle 1 FDA Assessment of Analgesic Treatment of Chronic Pain; A Public Workshop 2012
- Toggle 1 HHS Health Information Technology; HIT Policy Committee: Request for Comment Regarding the Stage 3 Definition of Meaningful Use of Electronic Health Records (EHRs) 2012
- Toggle 1 FDA Draft Blueprint for Prescriber Education for Long-Acting/Extended-Release Opioid Class-Wide Risk Evaluation and Mitigation Strategy; Availability; Request for Comments 2011
Mentions in Document Text
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- Toggle 55 CMS Medicare Program; Revisions to Payment Policies Under the Physician Fee Schedule, DME Face-to-Face Encounters, Elimination of the Requirement for Termination of Non-Random Prepayment Complex Medical Review and Other Revisions to Part B for CY 2013 (CMS-1590-P) 2012
- Toggle 34 HHSIG Solicitation of New Safe Harbors and Special Fraud Alerts 2011
- Toggle 16 FDA Impact of Approved Drug Labeling on Chronic Opioid Therapy; Public Hearing; Request for Comments 2012
- Toggle 5 CMS Hospital Outpatient Prospective Payment; Ambulatory Surgical Center Payment; Hospital Value-Based Purchasing Program; Physician Self-Referral; and Provider Agreement Regulations on Patient Notification Requirements 2011
- Toggle 5 CMS Medicare Program; Hospital Inpatient Prospective Payment Systems for Acute Care Hospitals and the Long-Term Care Hospital Prospective Payment System and Fiscal Year 2013 Rates; Hospitals’ Resident Caps for Graduate Medical Education Payment Purposes; Quality Reporting Requirements for Specific Providers and for Ambulatory Surgical Centers 2012
- Toggle 3 FDA Applications for Food and Drug Administration Approval to Market a New Drug; Revision of Postmarketing Reporting Requirements--Discontinuance 2011
- Toggle 3 CMS CY 2012 Changes to the Physician Fee Schedule 2011
- Toggle 2 CMS Hospital Outpatient Prospective and Ambulatory Surgical Center Payment Systems and Quality Reporting Programs; Electronic Reporting Pilot; Inpatient Rehabilitation Facilities Quality Reporting Program; Quality Improvement Organization Regulations 2012
- Toggle 2 CMS Medicare Program; Payment Policies Under the Physician Fee Schedule and Other Revisions to Part B for CY 2012 2011
- Toggle 2 CMS Electronic Health Record Incentive Program – Stage 2 "Meaningful Use" 2012