Preston, Gates et al
Campaign Finance$2,995,272 Given
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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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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 Preston, Gates et al
Names of Lobbyists
Client Amount Pitney Bowes Inc $2,400,000 Mississippi Band of Choctaw Indians $1,400,000 Microsoft Corp $960,000 Commonwealth of the N Mariana Islands $960,000 Future of Puerto Rico Inc $760,000 US Maritime Coalition $720,000 American Seafoods Holdings $560,000 American Classic Voyages $400,000 Neptune Orient Lines $400,000 Burlington Northern Santa Fe Corp $360,000
Most Frequently Disclosed Lobbying Issues
- Fed Budget & Appropriations,
- Marine, Boats & Fisheries,
- Health Issues,
- Environment & Superfund,
- Energy & Nuclear Power,
- Computers & Information Tech
Most Frequently Disclosed Bills
Bill No. Title H.R.5631 Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2007 H.R.5647 Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2007 H.R.5122 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2007 H.R.5576 Transportation, Treasury, Housing and Urban Development, the Judiciary, the District of Columbia and Independent Agencies Appropriations Act, 2007 S.2766 Heroes at Home Act of 2006 H.R.5427 Energy and Water Development Appropriations Act, 2007 H.R.5672 Science, State, Justice, Commerce, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2007 H.R.5386 Department of the Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2007 S.3708 Department of Education Appropriations Act, 2007 H.R.3 Transportation Equity Act: A Legacy for Users
RegulationsMentioned in 346 dockets; Submitted to 39 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 "Preston, Gates et al" in public comments on proposed federal regulations.
Documents Submitted by the Organization
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- Toggle 27 DOT Complaint Against Los Angeles World Airports, Los Angeles Board of Airport Commissioners and the City of Los Angeles, California 2007
- Toggle 27 DOT USA3000, BA, SAS, Air France, Swiss, Virgin, Lufthansa, TAP, Alitalia, El Al, Air Jamaica, Singapore and KLM - Complaint Against the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey and Newark International Airport - Airport Fees Dispute 2005
- Toggle 24 DOT Aer Lingus Group, Plc, et al. - Complaint Against Los Angeles World Airport, et al. - New Terminal Charges at Los Angeles International Airport 2007
- Toggle 18 DOT 2002 U.S-Mexico All-Cargo Exemption Service Case 2002
- Toggle 7 DOT Capital Cargo International Airlines, Inc. - Exemption/Designation - U.S.-Mexico All-Cargo Service 2005
- Toggle 6 DOT Aer Lingus Limited - Extra-Bilateral Authority - Dublin/Shannon-Baltimore 2000
- Toggle 5 USCG Rates for Pilotage on the Great Lakes 2002
- Toggle 4 DOT Centurion Air Cargo, Inc - Exemption - U.S.-Mexico Scheduled All-Cargo Services 2005
- Toggle 4 DOT Aer Lingus Limited - Statement of Authorization - Boston, Chicago, Los Angeles, New York-Shannon/Dublin 2000
- Toggle 4 DOT Small Community Air Service Development Program 2005
Mentions in Document Text
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- Toggle 92 DOT Complaint Against Los Angeles World Airports, Los Angeles Board of Airport Commissioners and the City of Los Angeles, California 2007
- Toggle 60 DOT United Air Lines, Inc. and Lufthansa German Airlines - Exemption/Statement of Authorization - Code-Share and Blocked Space Services with U.S.-Germany Services 1995
- Toggle 52 DOT USA3000, BA, SAS, Air France, Swiss, Virgin, Lufthansa, TAP, Alitalia, El Al, Air Jamaica, Singapore and KLM - Complaint Against the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey and Newark International Airport - Airport Fees Dispute 2005
- Toggle 48 DOT 95-8-30 Order - 1996 U.S.-Italy Service Proceeding 1995
- Toggle 45 DOT U.S. DOT/OST - Advance Notice of Proposed Rulemaking - Computer Reservation System (CRS) Regulations (Part 255) 1997
- Toggle 41 DOT 1998 U.S. - Japan Combination Services Proceeding 1998
- Toggle 38 DOT 2002 U.S-Mexico All-Cargo Exemption Service Case 2002
- Toggle 35 DOT Aer Lingus Limited - Extra-Bilateral Authority - Dublin/Shannon-Baltimore 2000
- Toggle 33 DOT Delta Air Lines, Inc. Swissair, Swiss Air Transport Company, Ltd., Sabena S.A., Sabena Belgian World Airlines, Inc. and Austrian Airlines, Osterreichische Luftverkehrs AG - Antitrust Immunity for Alliance Agreement(s) 1995
- Toggle 32 DOT Aer Lingus Limited - Statement of Authorization - Boston, Chicago, Los Angeles, New York-Shannon/Dublin 2000