Rutgers University

Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey (usually referred to as Rutgers University or just Rutgers), is the largest institution for higher education in New Jersey. It was originally chartered as Queen's College in 1766 and is the eighth-oldest college in the United States. Rutgers was originally a private university affiliated with the Dutch Reformed Church and admitted only male students, but evolved into a coeducational public research university. Rutgers is one of only two colonial colleges that later became public universities, the other being The College of William and Mary.

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Campaign Finance

$284,601 Given
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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.

For more information, please see our campaign finance methodology page. Lobbyist bundling data is described on our lobbyist bundling methodology page.

  • Top Recipients

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    Organization's PAC(s)
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    Associated Individuals
    Includes contributions from the organization’s employees, their family members, and its political action committee.
  • Republicans vs. Democrats

    in dollars. "Other" includes 3rd parties and organizations without official party affiliation.
  • State vs. Federal

    in dollars
  • Top PAC Recipients

    PAC Color Block
    Organization's PAC(s)
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    Includes contributions from the organization’s employees, their family members, and its political action committee.
View all campaign finance data for Rutgers University Sources: OpenSecrets.org

Lobbying

$530,000 Spent
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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 Rutgers University

  • Names of Lobbyists
  • Firm Hired Amount
    Rutgers University $530,000
  • Most Frequently Disclosed Lobbying Issues
    • Fed Budget & Appropriations,
    • Copyright, Patent & Trademark,
    • Education,
    • Science & Technology,
    • Taxes,
    • Government Issues,
    • Transportation,
    • Agriculture,
    • Immigration,
    • Radio & TV Broadcasting
  • Most Frequently Disclosed Bills
    Bill No. Title
    S.557 Public Good IRA Rollover Act of 2011
    H.R.2146 DATA Act
    S.1222 DATA Act
    S.3295 Department of Labor Appropriations Act, 2013
    H.R.3240 Christopher Bryski Student Loan Protection Act
    H.R.3433 GRANT Act
    H.R.674 3% Withholding Repeal and Job Creation Act
    H.2017 Continuing Appropriations Act, 2012
    H.R.2354 Energy and Water Development and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2012
    H.R.2502 Public Good IRA Rollover Act of 2011
View all lobbying data for Rutgers University Sources: OpenSecrets.org

Regulations

Mentioned in 183 dockets; Submitted to 10 dockets
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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.

updated daily from Regulations.gov by way of Docket Wrench

The tables show occurrences of "Rutgers University" in public comments on proposed federal regulations.

Advisory Committees

121 people on 41 committees
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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.

covers through 2011

Table shows employees of "Rutgers University" that sat on federal advisory committees.

  • Agency
  • Representation
  • Toggle National Science Foundation 107 people on 30 committees
  • Toggle National Endowment for the Humanities 4 people on 1 committee
  • Toggle Department of Health and Human Services 3 people on 3 committees
  • Toggle National Aeronautics and Space Administration 2 people on 2 committees
  • Toggle Environmental Protection Agency 2 people on 2 committees
  • Toggle Department of Agriculture 1 person on 1 committee
  • Toggle National Endowment for the Arts 1 person on 1 committee
  • Toggle Department of Defense 1 person on 1 committee
View all advisory committee data for Rutgers University