National Cable & Telecommunications Assn
The National Cable & Telecommunications Association (NCTA) is the principal trade association for the U.S. cable industry, representing cable operators serving more than 90 percent of the nation’s cable households and more than 200 cable program networks, as well as equipment suppliers and providers of other services to the cable industry. Officially founded in 1952, NCTA's primary mission is to provide its members with a strong national presence by providing a single, unified voice on issues affecting the cable and telecommunications industry.
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.
Latest FEC Datacovers through committee's December 31, 2010 filing.
Summaryoverview of the committee's finances
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- Total Spent:
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Standardized Donation Informationcovers roughly through Q4 2012. may lag behind FEC section above, as donors and industries are identified by hand.
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Republicans vs. Democratsin dollars. "Other" includes 3rd parties and organizations without official party affiliation.
State vs. Federalin dollars
Top PAC Recipients
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Bundled ContributionsMoney raised by the firm from multiple donors on behalf of the recipient. The firm's own contributions are not included.
Recipient Lobbyist Amount National Republican Congressional Cmte $47,500
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 National Cable & Telecommunications Assn
Names of Lobbyists
Firm Hired Amount National Cable & Telecommunications Assn $33,690,000 Alliance for American Advertising $40,000
Most Frequently Disclosed Lobbying Issues
- Radio & TV Broadcasting,
- Copyright, Patent & Trademark,
- Fed Budget & Appropriations,
- Government Issues,
- Science & Technology
Most Frequently Disclosed Bills
Bill No. Title H.R.2994 Satellite Home Viewer Reauthorization Act S.1670 Satellite Television Modernization Act of 2009 H.R.1 American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 H.R.1019 State Video Tax Fairness Act of 2009 H.R.3570 Satellite Home Viewer Update and Reauthorization Act of 2009 H.R.4173 Wall Street Transparency and Accountability Act of 2010 H.R.3126 Consumer Financial Protection Agency Act of 2009 H.R.3458 Internet Freedom Preservation Act of 2009 H.R.927 Satellite Consumers' Right to Local Channels Act H.R.691 Broadband Access Equality Act of 2009
RegulationsMentioned in 5 dockets; Submitted to 2 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.
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Regulations and public comments can be downloaded in bulk here.
The tables show occurrences of "National Cable & Telecommunications Assn" in public comments on proposed federal regulations.
Documents Submitted by the Organization
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Mentions in Document Text
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- Toggle 23 EPA National Emission Standards for Hazardous Air Pollutants for Coal- and Oil-fired Electric Utility Steam Generating Units 2009
- Toggle 1 FCC Sunshine Act Meeting; Revised Sunshine Notice 2009
- Toggle 1 DOE Implementing the National Broadband Plan 2010
- Toggle 1 FCC Annual Assessment of the Status of Competition in the Market for the Delivery of Video Programming 2009
- Toggle 1 FCC Meetings; Sunshine Act 2009