Lovelace Respiratory Research Institute

LRRI is a private, not-for-profit biomedical research organization dedicated to improving public health through research on the prevention, treatment, and cure of respiratory disease. LRRI employs over 500 staff in New Mexico and in 2008 is spending more than $60 million in the fight against respiratory diseases such as asthma, emphysema, lung cancer, bronchitis and allergies. LRRI currently has two main locations, both located in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Most of LRRI's funding comes from United States government and private grants.

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Campaign Finance

$7,750 Given

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  • contributions under $200 are not reported, and so are not included in totals.
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  • 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.
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federal data covers from 1989 roughly through Q2 2014
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  • Top Recipients

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    Organization's PAC(s)
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    Includes contributions from the organization’s employees, their family members, and its political action committee.
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$1,915,000 Spent

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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covers roughly through Q2, 2014

Lobbying on Behalf of Lovelace Respiratory Research Institute

  • Names of Lobbyists
  • Firm Hired Amount
    Lovelace Respiratory Research Institute $415,000
  • Most Frequently Disclosed Lobbying Issues
    • Defense,
    • Health Issues,
    • Real Estate & Land Use,
    • Fed Budget & Appropriations,
    • Science & Technology,
    • Environment & Superfund,
    • Transportation,
    • Veterans Affairs,
    • Medical Research & Clin Labs,
    • Urban Development
  • Most Frequently Disclosed Bills
    Bill No. Title
    H.R.2643 Department of the Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2008
    H.R.3043 Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2008
    H.R.5386 Department of the Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2007
    H.R.5427 Energy and Water Development Appropriations Act, 2007
    S.1696 Department of the Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2008
    S.1710 Department of Health and Human Services Appropriations Act, 2008
    S.3179 Lovelace Respiratory Research Institute Land Conveyance Act
    H.R.1 American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009
    H.R.146 Omnibus Public Land Management Act of 2009
    S.22 Craig Thomas Snake Headwaters Legacy Act of 2008
View all lobbying data for Lovelace Respiratory Research Institute Sources: Lobbyist Registration Tracker


Mentioned in 132 dockets; Submitted to 2 dockets

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Regulations and public comments can be downloaded in bulk here.

updated daily from by way of Docket Wrench

The tables show occurrences of "Lovelace Respiratory Research Institute" in public comments on proposed federal regulations.

Advisory Committees

11 people on 11 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.

covers through 2011

Table shows employees of "Lovelace Respiratory Research Institute" that sat on federal advisory committees.

  • Agency
  • Representation
  • Toggle Environmental Protection Agency 6 people on 6 committees
  • Toggle Department of Health and Human Services 5 people on 4 committees
  • Toggle Department of Veterans Affairs 1 person on 1 committee
View all advisory committee data for Lovelace Respiratory Research Institute