Cognizant Technology Solutions
Campaign Finance$13,050 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.
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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.
For more information, please see our lobbying methodology page.
Lobbying on Behalf of Cognizant Technology Solutions
Names of Lobbyists
Firm Hired Amount Cognizant Technology Solutions $2,300,000
Most Frequently Disclosed Lobbying Issues
- Consumer Product Safety,
- Computers & Information Tech
Most Frequently Disclosed Bills
Bill No. Title H.R.3012 Fairness for High-Skilled Immigrants Act H.R.1834 Freedom to Invest Act of 2011 H.R.2735 To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to make permanent the look-through treatment of payments between related controlled foreign corporations. H.R.2017 Continuing Appropriations Act, 2012 H.R.1636 Time for Innovation Matters in Education Act of 2011 S.1671 Foreign Earnings Reinvestment Act H1 Full-Year Continuing Appropriations Act, 2011 H.R.3523 Cyber Intelligence Sharing and Protection Act of 2011 H.R.8 Job Protection and Recession Prevention Act of 2012
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 "Cognizant Technology Solutions" in public comments on proposed federal regulations.
Advisory Committees1 person on 1 committee
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 "Cognizant Technology Solutions" that sat on federal advisory committees.
- Toggle National Science Foundation 1 person on 1 committee