Corrections Corp of America
Corrections Corporation of America (NYSE: CXW) (CCA) is a company that owns and manages partnership prisons and detention centers, and has concessions for many others. The company is the largest partnership corrections company in the United States and manages more than 60 facilities with a designed capacity of 90,000 beds. CCA, incorporated in 1983 by three businessmen with experience in government and corrections, and is based in Nashville, Tennessee.
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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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Lobbying on Behalf of Corrections Corp of America
Names of Lobbyists
Firm Hired Amount Corrections Corp of America $3,450,000
Most Frequently Disclosed Lobbying Issues
- Law Enforcement & Crime,
- Homeland Security,
- Fed Budget & Appropriations,
- Government Issues,
- District of Columbia,
- Indian/Native American Affairs,
- Labor, Antitrust & Workplace,
Most Frequently Disclosed Bills
Bill No. Title H.R.1889 Private Prison Information Act of 2007 H.R.1890 Public Safety Act S.3181 Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2009 S.3182 Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2009 H.R.2638 Border Infrastructure and Technology Modernizat H.R.2764 Executive Office of the President Appropriations Act, 2008 H.R.6947 Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2009 H.R.3093 Department H.R.7322 Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2009 S.1644 Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2008
RegulationsMentioned in 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.
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The tables show occurrences of "Corrections Corp of America" in public comments on proposed federal regulations.
Mentions in Document Text
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Contractor Misconduct2 Instances
This information is collected by the Project On Government Oversight from press releases, court documents, news reports and other public records. It is not meant to be an exhaustive account of all instances of federal contractor misconduct.
More information on each instance, including primary source documents, is available on POGO's site by clicking on the instance description. More information on POGO's methodology is available here.
|Misconduct Type||Hired By||Incident||Year||Disposition||Penalty|
|Labor||None||Barnwell v. CCA (Unpaid Compensation)||2008||Settlement||$7,000,000|
|Labor||None||Ellis et al. v. CCA (Racial Discrimination and Retaliation at the Marion County Jail)||2008||Pending||$0|