Barnes & Thornburg
Barnes & Thornburg LLP is a large U.S. law firm and lobbying group. It is currently the largest law firm in the state of Indiana, and 97th largest in the United States. Their main headquarters is at the Barnes and Thornburg Building in Indianapolis, Indiana.
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, 2010 filing.
Summaryoverview of the committee's finances
- Total Raised:
- Total Spent:
- Cash on Hand:
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
Top PAC Recipients
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Bundled ContributionsMoney raised by the firm from multiple donors on behalf of the recipient. The firm's own contributions are not included.
Recipient Lobbyist Amount National Republican Senatorial Cmte Robert T. Grand $61,800
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 Carried Out by Barnes & Thornburg
Names of Lobbyists
Client Amount Mississippi Band of Choctaw Indians $660,000 Ener1 Inc $320,000 Village of University Park $280,000 Ameren Services $270,000 Dry Prairie Rural Water $240,000 Poker Players Alliance $200,000 Interactive Gaming Council $180,000 Cmnty Foundation of Northwest Indiana $160,000 Village of Glenview, IL $160,000 Town of Fishers, IN $160,000
Most Frequently Disclosed Lobbying Issues
- Fed Budget & Appropriations,
- Roads & Highways,
- Urban Development,
- Medicare & Medicaid,
- Health Issues,
- Energy & Nuclear Power,
- Gaming, Gambling & Casinos,
- Clean Air & Water,
- Small Business
Most Frequently Disclosed Bills
Bill No. Title H.R.3288 Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2010 H.R.5850 Department of Transportation Appropriations Act, 2011 S.3644 Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2011 S.3686 Department of Labor Appropriations Act, 2011 H.R.2267 Internet Gambling Regulation, Consumer Protection, and Enforcement Act H.R.2266 Reasonable Prudence in Regulation Act H.R.1332 Safe FEAST Act of 2009 S.1256 Home and Community Balanced Incentives Act of 2009 H.R.2996 Department of the Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2010 S.3635 Energy and Water Development and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2011
Recent Lobbying Contracts
Date Client Summary April 23, 2013 Protective Group Inc DoD contracts for armor and aircraft armor. View registration April 4, 2013 Warrior Protection & Readiness Coalition Military Equipment Issues View registration April 4, 2013 StandardAero Maintenance and repair operations. View registration April 4, 2013 ReEnergy Holdings LLC Renewable energy View registration April 4, 2013 Kinder Morgan, Inc. Natural Gas and Pipelines View registration
RegulationsMentioned in 12 dockets; Submitted to 1 docket
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 "Barnes & Thornburg" 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 3 EPA Water Quality Standards for the State of Florida's Lakes and Flowing Waters 2009
- Toggle 2 USCBP Receipt of Domestic Interested Party Petition Concerning the Tariff Classification of Wickless Wax Objects 2009
- Toggle 1 FERC Credit Reforms in Organized Wholesale Electric Markets 2010
- Toggle 1 EPA TSCA Inventory Update Reporting Modifications; Chemical Data Reporting 2009
- Toggle 1 USTR 2009 Annual Competitive Need Limitations (CNL) Waiver Review 2009
- Toggle 1 EPA Staying Numeric Limitation for the Construction and Development Point Source Category 2010
- Toggle 1 EPA The Effects of Mountaintop Mines and Valley Fills on Aquatic Ecosystems of the Central Appalachian Coalfields and A Field-based Aquatic Life Benchmark for Conductivity in Central Appalachian Streams 2009
- Toggle 1 EPA National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) General Permit for Discharges from the Application of Pesticides 2010
- Toggle 1 STB Discontinuance of Service and Operations Exemptions: Central of Georgia Railroad Co., Great Walton Railroad Co., Newton County, GA 2010
- Toggle 1 EPA Draft Chesapeake Bay Total Maximum Daily Load 2010