Intl Brotherhood of Electrical Workers
The International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW) is a labor union which represents workers in the electrical industry in the United States, Canada, Panama and several Caribbean island nations; particularly electricians, or Inside Wiremen, in the construction industry and linemen and other employees of public utilities. The union also represents some workers in the computer, telecommunications, broadcasting, and other fields related to electrical work. It was founded in 1891 shortly after homes and businesses in the United States began receiving electricity. Its international president is Ed Hill. The IBEW is affiliated with the AFL-CIO.
Campaign Finance$104,127,975 Given
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- 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.
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Lobbying on Behalf of Intl Brotherhood of Electrical Workers
Names of Lobbyists
Firm Hired Amount Intl Brotherhood of Electrical Workers $10,631,985
Most Frequently Disclosed Lobbying Issues
- Labor, Antitrust & Workplace,
- Government Issues,
- Energy & Nuclear Power,
- Health Issues,
- Environment & Superfund,
Most Frequently Disclosed Bills
Bill No. Title H.R.662 Surface Transportation Extension Act of 2011 H.R.2454 American Clean Energy And Security Act of 2009 H.R.5476 Building Star Energy Efficiency Act of 2010 S.1660 American Jobs Act of 2011 S.1833 Fair Compliance Act of 2011 S.3079 Building Star Energy Efficiency Act of 2010 H.R.2116 Freight Rail Infrastructure Capacity Expansion Act of 2007
RegulationsMentioned in 238 dockets; Submitted to 18 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.
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 "Intl Brotherhood of Electrical Workers" in public comments on proposed federal regulations.
Documents Submitted by the Organization
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- Toggle 5 OSHA ELECTRIC POWER GENERATION TRANSMISSION AND DISTRIBUTION; Electrical Protective Equipment 2006
- Toggle 3 OSHA Safety Standards for Cranes and Derricks in Construction 2007
- Toggle 3 OSHA Federal Advisory Council and Occupational Safety and Health; Request for Nominations 2007
- Toggle 3 NLRB Proposed rule amending representation-case procedures 2011
- Toggle 2 LMSO Trust Annual Reports 2009
- Toggle 2 FRA Burlington Northern and Santa Fe Railway Company - Waiver Petition 2003
- Toggle 1 LMSO Labor Organization Officer and Employee Reports [Form LM-30]; Proposed Rule 2010
- Toggle 1 FMCSA Hours of Service of Drivers 2004
- Toggle 1 OPM Adverse Actions 2008
- Toggle 1 MMS Notice of Availability of the revised Documentation of Section 106 Finding of Adverse Effect for the proposed Cape Wind Energy Project. 2010
Mentions in Document Text
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- Toggle 23 FMCSA Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM) - Hours of Service of Drivers 1997
- Toggle 22 OSHA ELECTRIC POWER GENERATION TRANSMISSION AND DISTRIBUTION 2006
- Toggle 18 OSHA ELECTRIC POWER GENERATION TRANSMISSION AND DISTRIBUTION; Electrical Protective Equipment 2006
- Toggle 17 EPA Greenhouse Gas New Source Performance Standard for Electric Generating Units 2011
- Toggle 15 PHMSA Qualification of Pipeline Personnel - Pipeline Safety 1998
- Toggle 14 FRA Railroad Safety Advisory Committee 2000
- Toggle 12 EPA HAZARDOUS AND SOLID WASTE MANAGEMENT SYSTEM; IDENTIFICATION AND LISTING OF SPECIAL WASTES; DISPOSAL OF COAL COMBUSTION RESIDUALS FROM ELECTRIC UTILITIES 2009
- Toggle 10 NLRB Proposed rule amending representation-case procedures 2011
- Toggle 8 OSHA AIR CONTAMINANTS 2006
- Toggle 7 OSHA ELECTRICAL STANDARDS 2006
Advisory Committees28 people on 12 committees
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 "Intl Brotherhood of Electrical Workers" that sat on federal advisory committees.
- Toggle Department of Labor 23 people on 8 committees
- Toggle Department of Transportation 3 people on 1 committee
- Toggle Competitiveness Policy Council 1 person on 1 committee
- Toggle Department of Commerce 1 person on 1 committee
- Toggle Environmental Protection Agency 1 person on 1 committee