Sprint Nextel Corporation (NYSE: S) is a telecommunications company based in Overland Park, Kansas. The company owns and operates Sprint, the third largest wireless telecommunications network in the United States, with 49.9 million customers, behind Verizon Wireless and AT&T; Mobility.
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Latest FEC Datacovers through committee's December 31, 2012 filing.
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Standardized Donation Informationcovers roughly through Q4 2012. may lag behind FEC section above, as donors and industries are identified by hand.
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Lobbying on Behalf of Sprint Nextel
Names of Lobbyists
Firm Hired Amount Sprint Nextel $5,665,294
Most Frequently Disclosed Lobbying Issues
- Labor, Antitrust & Workplace,
- Energy & Nuclear Power,
- Fed Budget & Appropriations,
- Homeland Security,
- Radio & TV Broadcasting,
- Government Issues
Most Frequently Disclosed Bills
Bill No. Title S.28 Public Safety Spectrum and Wireless Innovation Act H.R.3630 Middle Class Tax Relief and Job Creation Act of 2011 S.911 SPECTRUM Act H.R.3309 Federal Communications Commission Process Reform Act of 2011 H.R.4013 Temporary Payroll Tax Cut Continuation Act of 2012 H.R.607 Broadband for First Responders Act of 2011 H.R.1 Full-Year Continuing Appropriations Act, 2011 H.R.2482 Public Safety Spectrum and Wireless Innovation Act H.R.5811 To suspend temporarily the duty on certain parts of cupping presses.
RegulationsMentioned in 33 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 "Sprint Nextel" in public comments on proposed federal regulations.
Mentions in Document Text
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- Toggle 2 EERE Energy Conservation Program for Certain Industrial Equipment: Energy Conservation Standards for Commercial Heating, Air Conditioning, and Water-Heating Equipment 2011
- Toggle 2 FCC Wireless E911 Location Accuracy Requirements: E911 Requirements for IP-Enabled Service Providers 2011
- Toggle 2 FCC Structure and Practices of the Video Relay Service Program 2011
- Toggle 1 FCC Policies Regarding Mobile Spectrum Holdings 2012
- Toggle 1 SEC Self-Regulatory Organizations; Proposed Rule Changes: New York Stock Exchange LLC 2012
- Toggle 1 FCC Satellite Digital Audio Radio Service in the 2310-2360 MHz Frequency Band 2011
- Toggle 1 FWS Listing 40 Species on Molokai, Lanai, and Maui as Endangered and Designating Critical Habitat on Molokai, Lanai, Maui, and Kahoolawe for 135 Species 2011
- Toggle 1 FCC Procedures for Assessment and Collection of Regulatory Fees; Fiscal Year 2008 2012
- Toggle 1 FMCSA SSC - In the Matter of Rufus Jackson - Field Administrator’s Submission of Evidence and Motion for Final Order 2011
- Toggle 1 CFPB Integrated Mortgage Disclosures under the Real Estate Settlement Procedures Act (Regulation X) and the Truth In Lending Act (Regulation Z) 2012
Advisory Committees3 people on 2 committees
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.
Table shows employees of "Sprint Nextel" that sat on federal advisory committees.
- Toggle Federal Communications Commission 2 people on 1 committee
- Toggle Department of Homeland Security 1 person on 1 committee