National Council of La Raza
The National Council of La Raza (NCLR) is a non-profit and non-partisan advocacy group in the United States. It is not to be confused with La Raza Unida. Its stated focus is on reducing poverty and discrimination, and improving opportunities for Hispanics. According to the organization's website, it is "the largest national Hispanic civil rights and advocacy organization in the United States" and "serves all Hispanic subgroups in all regions of the country". NCLR receives funding from philanthropic organizations, such as the Ford Foundation, and corporations such as Citigroup and Wal-Mart. NCLR serves its constituency by means of its Affiliates, nearly 300 community-based organizations. The NCLR is headquartered in Washington, D.C. and maintains eight regional offices in Atlanta, Chicago, Los Angeles, New York, Phoenix, Sacramento, San Antonio, and San Juan, Puerto Rico. The current president is Janet Murguía.
Campaign Finance$11,750 Given
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.
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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.
Lobbying on Behalf of National Council of La Raza
Names of Lobbyists
Firm Hired Amount National Council of La Raza $1,110,077
Most Frequently Disclosed Lobbying Issues
- Fed Budget & Appropriations,
- Civil Rights & Civil Liberties,
- Health Issues,
- Government Issues,
- Energy & Nuclear Power,
- Economics & Econ Development
Most Frequently Disclosed Bills
Bill No. Title H.R.1751 American Dream Act S.729 Development, Relief, and Education for Alien Minors Act of 2009 H.R.4173 Wall Street Transparency and Accountability Act of 2010 S.3217 Private Fund Investment Advisers Registration Act of 2010 H.R.1 American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 H.R.2709 Reuniting Families Act H.R.5850 Department of Transportation Appropriations Act, 2011 S.1085 Reuniting Families Act S.1796 America's Healthy Future Act of 2009 S.3644 Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2011
RegulationsMentioned in 41 dockets; Submitted to 5 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 "National Council of La Raza" in public comments on proposed federal regulations.
Documents Submitted by the Organization
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- Toggle 1 HHS Planning and Establishment of State-Level Exchanges: Request for Comments Regarding Exchange-Related Provisions in Title I of Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act 2010
- Toggle 1 ETA Temporary Agricultural Employment of H-2A Aliens in the United States; Proposed Rule 2009
- Toggle 1 TREAS Public Input on Reform of the Housing Finance System 2010
- Toggle 1 ED Enhanced Assessment Instruments 2010
- Toggle 1 ACF Head Start Program 2010
Mentions in Document Text
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- Toggle 4 ED Race to the Top Fund -- Notice of Proposed Priorities, Requirements, Definitions, and Selection Criteria 2009
- Toggle 3 HRSA Designation of Medically Underserved Populations and Health Professions Shortage Areas: Intent to Form Negotiated Rulemaking Committee 2010
- Toggle 3 ED Gainful Employment--Student Assistance General Provisions--34 CFR Part 668 2010
- Toggle 3 FTA Major Capital Investment Projects 2010
- Toggle 2 HUD FR–5271–P–01 SAFE Mortgage Licensing Act: HUD Responsibilities Under the SAFE Act 2009
- Toggle 2 HUD FR–5377–N–04 Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Housing Trust Fund 2010
- Toggle 2 CMS Citizenship Documentation Requirements 2010
- Toggle 2 OFCCP Affirmative Action and Nondiscrimination Obligations of Contractors and Subcontractors Regarding Individuals with Disabilities 2010
- Toggle 2 HHS Planning and Establishment of State-Level Exchanges: Request for Comments Regarding Exchange-Related Provisions in Title I of Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act 2010
- Toggle 2 OCC Risk-Based Capital Guidelines: Market Risk 2010
|2010||$1,000,000||National Council of La Raza: National Council of La Raza, Washington, DC, Capitalization of a revolving loan fund to be used for nationwide community development activities|
Federal Spending3 grants
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.
|National Council Of La Raza||2010||Employment And Training Administration||Recovery Act Green Jobs||$3,457,516|
|National Council Of La Raza||2010||Employment And Training Administration||Recovery Act Green Jobs||$3,063,839|
|National Council of La Raza||2009||Corporation For National And Community Service||AmeriCorps National||$1,004,693|