Motorola, Inc. (pronounced /moʊtɵˈroʊlə/; NYSE: MOT) was an American-based, multinational, telecommunications company based in Schaumburg, Illinois, which was split into two independent public companies, Motorola Mobility and Motorola Solutions on January 4, 2011 after having lost $4.3 billion from 2007 to 2009.
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Campaign Finance$6,280,865 Given
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Republicans vs. Democratsin dollars. "Other" includes 3rd parties and organizations without official party affiliation.
State vs. Federalin dollars
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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 Motorola Inc
Names of Lobbyists
Firm Hired Amount Motorola Inc $68,780,369 General Instrument $60,000
Most Frequently Disclosed Lobbying Issues
- Fed Budget & Appropriations,
- Radio & TV Broadcasting,
- Homeland Security,
- Health Issues,
- Copyright, Patent & Trademark,
Most Frequently Disclosed Bills
Bill No. Title H.R.1 American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 S.336 American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 S.385 Interoperable Emergency Communications Act H.R.2638 Border Infrastructure and Technology Modernizat H.R.5081 Broadband for First Responders Act of 2010 S.1145 Patent Reform Act of 2007 H.R.1908 Patent Reform Act of 2007 H.R.679 American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 H.R.3326 Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2010 S.515 Patent Reform Act of 2009
RegulationsMentioned in 671 dockets; Submitted to 31 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 "Motorola Inc" in public comments on proposed federal regulations.
Documents Submitted by the Organization
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- Toggle 2 DOT 2005/2006 U.S.-China Air Services Case and Designations 2004
- Toggle 2 SEC Specialized Disclosures: Title XV Provisions of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act 2010
- Toggle 2 OSHA HAZARDOUS MATERIALS LABELING 2006
- Toggle 2 HHS Guidance Specifying the Technologies and Methodologies That Render Protected Health Information Unusable, Unreadable, or Indecipherable to Unauthorized Individuals for Purposes of the Breach Notification Requirements Under Section 13402 of the HITECH Act; Request for Information 2009
- Toggle 2 DOE Implementing the National Broadband Plan 2010
- Toggle 2 EERE Energy Efficiency Program for Consumer Products: Public Meeting and Availability of Framework Document for Battery Chargers and External Power Supplies 2008
- Toggle 2 OSHA ACCESS TO MEDICAL RECORDS 2006
- Toggle 1 OSHA NOISE 2006
- Toggle 1 FWS Texas golden gladecress and Neches River rose-mallow 2012
- Toggle 1 SEC Comments on Proposed Rule: Facilitating Shareholder Director Nominations 2009
Mentions in Document Text
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- Toggle 29 PHMSA Olin Corporation and Motorola Corporation - Hazardous Materials - Emergency Exemption/Modification - Satellites - Anhydrous Hydrazine Fuel 1997
- Toggle 28 DOT 2007 U.S.-China Frequency Allocation Proceeding 2006
- Toggle 16 EERE Energy Efficiency Program for Consumer Products: Public Meeting and Availability of Framework Document for Battery Chargers and External Power Supplies 2008
- Toggle 16 SEC Proposed Rule: Conflict Minerals 2010
- Toggle 12 DOT Special rules for Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (beyond-perimeter exemptions, i.e., service to another airport more than 1,250 miles away from Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport) 2000
- Toggle 11 EPA National Emission Standards for Halogenated Solvent Cleaning 2002
- Toggle 9 DOT U.S. DOT/OST - Notice - U.S.-China Service Opportunities 1999
- Toggle 9 EPA Hazardous Waste Management System; Modification of the Hazardous Waste Program; Hazardous Waste Lamps; Final Rule 1999
- Toggle 8 EERE Energy Conservation Program: Test Procedure and Energy Conservation Standard for Set-Top Boxes and Network Equipment 2011
- Toggle 8 EPA National Oil and Hazardous Substances Pollution Contingency Plan; The National Priorities List for Uncontrolled Hazardous Waste Sites; Proposed Rule 64 FR 2950 (1/19/99) 1999
Federal Spending6 grants; 299 contracts
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.
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.
|Motorola Inc||2002||National Institutes Of Health||$39,112,000|
|Motorola Incorporated||2008||Bureau Of Customs And Border Protection||RADIOS||$28,574,806|
|Motorola Incorporated||2007||SUBSCRIBER EQUIPMENT||$27,138,235|
|Motorola Incorporated||2002||Offices, Boards And Divisions||$23,527,000|
|Motorola Incorporated||2005||Federal Acquisition Service||HURRICANE KATRINA DISASTER SUPPORT||$15,940,131|
|Motorola Incorporated||2006||Federal Emergency Management Agency||3,050 LAND MOBILE RADIOS||$11,781,556|
|Motorola Incorporated||2008||Bureau Of Immigration And Customs Enforcement||THE REQUIREMENT IS TO PROCURE DIGITAL, ENCRYPTED, NARROWBAND, INTEROPERABLE EQUIPMENT (E.G. SUBSCRIBER) TO ADDRESS MISSION-CRITICAL REQUIRMENTS OF ICE||$11,178,968|
Advisory Committees159 people on 73 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 "Motorola Inc" that sat on federal advisory committees.
- Toggle Federal Communications Commission 42 people on 9 committees
- Toggle National Science Foundation 42 people on 26 committees
- Toggle Department of State 31 people on 6 committees
- Toggle Department of Commerce 16 people on 11 committees
- Toggle Department of Transportation 13 people on 3 committees
- Toggle Department of Defense 10 people on 7 committees
- Toggle Environmental Protection Agency 3 people on 3 committees
- Toggle Department of Homeland Security 2 people on 1 committee
- Toggle Department of the Treasury 1 person on 1 committee
- Toggle Department of Energy 1 person on 1 committee