Firstline Transportation Security

FirstLine Transportation Security, Inc., a subsidiary of SMS Holdings Corporation, is a company that provides predeparture passenger security screening and baggage screening services for the Transportation Security Administration at Kansas City International Airport (KMCI), Kansas City, Missouri. The company employs about 700 people. FirstLine is one of three private companies to provide security screening for the TSA. All FirstLine employees are trained first by the TSA and comply with all TSA rules and regulations.

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Campaign Finance

$114,460 Given
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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.

federal data covers from 1989 roughly through Q2 2014
state-level data is not available in bulk for 2014. for current state data, browse http://followthemoney.org/
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View all campaign finance data for Firstline Transportation Security Sources: OpenSecrets.org

Lobbying

$340,000 Spent
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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.

covers roughly through Q2, 2014

Lobbying on Behalf of Firstline Transportation Security

  • Names of Lobbyists
  • Most Frequently Disclosed Lobbying Issues
    • Homeland Security,
    • Transportation,
    • Fed Budget & Appropriations
  • Most Frequently Disclosed Bills
    Bill No. Title
    H.R.3011 Transportation Security Administration Authorization Act of 2011
    H.R.3116 Department of Homeland Security Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2012
    S.1546 Department of Homeland Security Authorization Act of 2011
    H.R.658 FAA Reauthorization and Reform Act of 2011
    H.R.2017 Continuing Appropriations Act, 2012
    H.R.2055 Military Construction and Veterans Affairs and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2012
View all lobbying data for Firstline Transportation Security Sources: OpenSecrets.org

Federal Spending

35 contracts
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Federal grants, contracts and loans are reported by federal agencies using the FPDS and FAADS systems. The data is made available to the public at USASpending.gov. Please note that the completeness and quality of the data varies greatly by agency.

Only grants, contracts and loans with amounts over $1 million are shown.

Because company names are not reported in a standardized manner, we cannot reliably determine the company receiving the contract or award. The results shown here are based on a search for the company name. Individual records may be missed or erroneously included because of name variations. For more information, please see our federal spending methodology page.

covers through USASpending.gov's Sept. 15, 2012 release for contracts and Oct. 19, 2012 for grants.

Note: Company names in federal spending data are not standardized. The table below is included only as a sample of what is available in the data and has not been reviewed for accuracy or completeness. To investigate the data further, use the links at the bottom of the table.

Type Recipient Name Year Agency Description Amount
contract
Firstline Transportation Security Incorporated 2012 Transportation Security Administration FUNDING FOR SECURITY SCREENING SERVICES $21,414,916
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Firstline Transportation Security Incorporated 2010 Transportation Security Administration FY10 FUNDING FOR 181 DAYS FROM JANUARY 2, 2010 THROUGH JULY 1, 2010 $19,859,101
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Firstline Transportation Security Incorporated 2007 Transportation Security Administration SECURITY GUARD SERVICE $11,020,000
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Firstline Transportation Security Incorporated 2007 Transportation Security Administration $10,133,538
contract
Firstline Transportation Security Incorporated 2008 Transportation Security Administration $10,058,681
contract
Firstline Transportation Security Incorporated 2009 Transportation Security Administration SECURITY SCREENING SERVICES $9,917,190
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Firstline Transportation Security Incorporated 2011 Transportation Security Administration INCREMENTAL FUNDING. $9,783,429
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Firstline Transportation Security Incorporated 2009 Transportation Security Administration $9,497,723
contract
Firstline Transportation Security Incorporated 2009 Transportation Security Administration FUNDING FOR 3RD QUARTER $9,394,487
contract
Firstline Transportation Security Incorporated 2009 Transportation Security Administration $9,291,251
View all grant & loan data for Firstline Transportation Security View all contract data for Firstline Transportation Security Sources: USASpending.gov