Sony Electronics

Parent Organization: Sony Corp

Sony Electronics Inc., headquartered in San Diego, Calif., is the largest component of Sony Corporation of America, the U.S. holding company for Sony's U.S.-based electronics and entertainment businesses.

Source: Wikipedia

Campaign Finance

$4,608 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.

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

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$1,008,000 Spent

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 Sony Electronics

  • Names of Lobbyists
  • Firm Hired Amount
    Sony Electronics $1,008,000
  • Most Frequently Disclosed Lobbying Issues
    • Consumer Product Safety,
    • Economics & Econ Development,
    • Energy & Nuclear Power,
    • Environment & Superfund,
    • Hazardous & Solid Waste,
    • Taxes,
    • Trade,
    • Transportation,
    • Trucking & Shipping,
    • Computers & Information Tech
  • Most Frequently Disclosed Bills
    Bill No. Title
    H.R.4314 To amend the Coastal Zone Management Act of 1972 to require the Secretary of Commerce to establish a coastal climate change adaptation planning and response program, and for other purposes.
    H.R.4315 Veterans Mental Health Accessibility Act
    H.R.4316 To amend chapter 2 of title II of the Trade Act of 1974 to include Guam, the Virgin Islands of the United States, American Samoa, and the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands in the definition of State for the purposes of the trade adjustment assi
    H.R.4317 Iranian Energy Sector and Proliferation Sanctions Act
    H.R.4319 To require the Federal Communications Commission to promulgate regulations to provide for accurate disclosures of the terms and conditions of prepaid telephone calling cards.
    H.R.4524 To extend the temporary reduction of duty on yarn of carded cashmere 19.35 metric yarn count or higher.
    H.R.4886 To extend the temporary suspension of duty on 2-Phenylphenol.
    H.R.4887 To suspend temporarily the duty on 2-amino-5-cyano-N,3-dimethylbenzamide.
    H.R.4040 To provide for the award of a gold medal on behalf of Congress to Jack Nicklaus in recognition of his service to the Nation in promoting excellence and good sportsmanship in golf.
    S.2045 A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to require judges of the United States Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims to reside within fifty miles of the District of Columbia, and for other purposes.
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Mentioned in 49 dockets

All data is based on documents downloaded from 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 For a list of participating and non-participating agencies see here. Agencies that do submit to have varying levels of accuracy and completeness.

Regulations and public comments can be downloaded in bulk here.

Federal Spending

4 contracts

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 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.

covers through's Sept. 15, 2012 release for contracts and Oct. 19, 2012 for grants.

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.

Type Recipient Name Year Agency Description Amount
Sony Electronics Inc. 2012 Federal Aviation Administration REFURBISHMENT OF SONY MONITORS, P/N DDM-2800-C $2,125,000
Sony Electronics Incorporated 2011 FSC: 5820 NAME: COMCAM BROADC PART NUMBER: USAFBK3 $1,772,374
Sony Electronics Incorporated 2011 FSC: 5820 NAME: BROADCAST KIT PART NUMBER: USAFBK-1 $1,451,702
Sony Electronics Incorporated 2011 BASE DEPLOYMENT BROADCAST KITS $1,423,680
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