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Kansas State University

Kansas State University of Agriculture and Applied Science, commonly shortened to Kansas State University or K-State, is an institution of higher learning located in Manhattan, Kansas, in the United States. The university saw a record high enrollment of 23,588 students for the Fall 2010 semester.

Source: Wikipedia

Campaign Finance

$105,576 Given
Information

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.

covers roughly through Q4 2013
  • Top Recipients

    PAC Color Block
    Organization's PAC(s)
    Employee Color Block
    Associated Individuals
    Includes contributions from the organization’s employees, their family members, and its political action committee.
  • Republicans vs. Democrats

    in dollars. "Other" includes 3rd parties and organizations without official party affiliation.
  • State vs. Federal

    in dollars
  • Top PAC Recipients

    PAC Color Block
    Organization's PAC(s)
    Employee Color Block
    Associated Individuals
    Includes contributions from the organization’s employees, their family members, and its political action committee.
View all campaign finance data for Kansas State University Sources: OpenSecrets.org

Lobbying

$160,000 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 Q3, 2013

Lobbying on Behalf of Kansas State University

View all lobbying data for Kansas State University Sources: OpenSecrets.org

Regulations

Mentioned in 473 dockets; Submitted to 19 dockets
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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.

updated daily from Regulations.gov by way of Docket Wrench

The tables show occurrences of "Kansas State University" in public comments on proposed federal regulations.

Earmarks

$17,472,000 Received
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Figures are based on both committee earmark disclosures and on analysis of appropriations bill text. Table shows top 10 earmarks, ordered by dollar amount in the final version of the bill.

For more information, see our Earmark Methodology page.

Top Earmarks

Fiscal Year Amount Description
2010 $4,000,000 Kansas State University: Armed Forces Health and Food Supply Research
2010 $2,800,000 Kansas State University: Unmanned Aerial Systems Mission Planning and Operation Center
2010 $2,400,000 Kansas State University M2 Technologies: Expeditionary Capabilities Laboratory
2010 $1,600,000 Kansas State University: Biosecurity Research for Soldier Food Safety
2010 $1,090,000 Texas AgriLife Research Kansas State University: Air Quality, KS, TX
2008 $1,057,000 Kansas State University, Iowa State University, and University of Arkansas: Animal Science Food Safety Consortium, AR, IA, KS
2010 $1,000,000 Kansas State University, Iowa State University, and University of Arkansas Division of Agriculture: Animal Science Food Safety Consortium, AR, IA, KS
2010 $1,000,000 Kansas State University: Wheat Genetic Research, KS
2010 $800,000 Kansas State University: Armed Forces Health and Food Supply Research
2010 $500,000 Kansas State University: Water Conservation, KS
View all earmarks data for Kansas State University

Federal Spending

122 grants; 8 contracts; 168 loans
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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
grant
Kansas State University 2009 National Institute Of Food And Agriculture 4-H/Army Youth Development Project-KS $9,886,272
grant
Kansas State University 2011 National Institute Of Food And Agriculture 4-H Military Partnerships: 4-H Army Youth Development Project $7,927,916
grant
Kansas State University 2013 Education, Department Of GRANT PROGRAM $7,196,930
grant
Kansas State University 2012 Education, Department Of GRANT PROGRAM $7,185,552
grant
Kansas State University 2011 Education, Department Of GRANT PROGRAM $6,821,030
grant
Kansas State University 2012 Education, Department Of GRANT PROGRAM $6,687,079
grant
Kansas State University 2011 Student Financial Assistance Programs GRANT PROGRAM $6,511,599
grant
Kansas State University 2004 Student Financial Assistance Programs PELL - GRANT PROGRAM $6,294,162
grant
Kansas State University 2008 Student Financial Assistance Programs GRANT PROGRAM $6,274,555
grant
Kansas State University 2005 Student Financial Assistance Programs PELL - GRANT PROGRAM $6,229,379
View all grant & loan data for Kansas State University View all contract data for Kansas State University Sources: USASpending.gov

Advisory Committees

239 people on 93 committees
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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.

covers through 2011

Table shows employees of "Kansas State University" that sat on federal advisory committees.

  • Agency
  • Representation
  • Toggle National Science Foundation 199 people on 68 committees
  • Toggle Department of Health and Human Services 19 people on 14 committees
  • Toggle National Endowment for the Humanities 12 people on 1 committee
  • Toggle Department of Agriculture 4 people on 3 committees
  • Toggle Department of Defense 2 people on 2 committees
  • Toggle National Endowment for the Arts 2 people on 2 committees
  • Toggle National Archives and Records Administration 1 person on 1 committee
  • Toggle Environmental Protection Agency 1 person on 1 committee
  • Toggle Department of the Interior 1 person on 1 committee
View all advisory committee data for Kansas State University