PHB Public Affairs
Campaign Finance$500 Given
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- 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.
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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 Carried Out by PHB Public Affairs
Names of Lobbyists
Client Amount National Assn of Waterfront Employers $160,000 New York Shipping Assn $80,000 American Feeder Lines $50,000
Most Frequently Disclosed Lobbying Issues
- Marine, Boats & Fisheries,
- Homeland Security,
- Clean Air & Water,
- Fed Budget & Appropriations,
Most Frequently Disclosed Bills
Bill No. Title H.R.104 RAMP Act S.412 Harbor Maintenance Act of 2011 H.R.572 Clean Ports Act of 2011 S.371 Focusing Resources, Economic Investment, and Guidance to Help Transportation Act of 2011 H.R.2840 Commercial Vessel Discharges Reform Act of 2011 H.R.1338 Focusing Resources, Economic Investment, and Guidance To Help Transportation Act of 2011 S.832 SAFE Port Reauthorization Act S.2011 Clean Ports Act of 2011 H.R.4251 Securing Maritime Activities through Risk-based Targeting for Port Security Act H.R.1533 Short Sea Shipping Act of 2011
Recent Lobbying Contracts
Date Client Summary March 26, 2014 New York Shipping Assn Freight and port related legislation including MAP-21 reauthorization, Harbor Maintenance Tax and Trust Fund and WRDA related bills (S1509, HR 4105, HR 3080, S 601), port/maritime security measures including reauthorization of the SAFE Ports Act, CBP and other cargo inspection agency matters, environmental regulation of port related emissions, funding of Civil Works navigation program, federal freight and port related regulation, port related air emissions issues, and issues that arise specific to Port of NY-NJ. View registration March 26, 2014 United States Maritime Alliance General promotion of seaport sector and related transportation infrastructure, regulation, inspection and workforce matters. Specific issues undetermined at time of registration but are likely to include water resources development act (WRDA) and navigation channels, Harbor Maintenance Tax and Trust Fund use, Customs and cargo clearance, freight policy, and related funding. Greater detail will be reported in quarterly reports. View registration