Transport Workers Union
The Transport Workers Union is an Australian trade union representing 85,000 men and women working in aviation, oil, waste management, gas, road transport, passenger vehicles and freight logistics. They are affiliated with the Australian Council of Trade Unions (ACTU), the International Transport Federation (ITF) and the Australian Trucking Association (ATA).
Campaign Finance$11,089,956 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.
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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.
For more information, please see our lobbying methodology page.
Lobbying on Behalf of Transport Workers Union
Names of Lobbyists
Firm Hired Amount Transport Workers Union $6,898,879
Most Frequently Disclosed Lobbying Issues
- Labor, Antitrust & Workplace,
- Fed Budget & Appropriations,
- Aviation, Airlines & Airports,
- Marine, Boats & Fisheries,
- Government Issues,
- Energy & Nuclear Power,
- Law Enforcement & Crime
Most Frequently Disclosed Bills
Bill No. Title H.R.2454 American Clean Energy And Security Act of 2009 H.R.2847 Department of Commerce Appropriations Act, 2010 H.R.1 American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 H.R.55 Commuter Act of 2009 H.R.912 Airline Flight Crew Technical Corrections Act H.R.915 FAA Reauthorization Act of 2009 H.R.1329 Clean, Low-Emission, Affordable, New Transportation Efficiency Act H.R.1409 Employee Free Choice Act of 2009 H.R.1789 Comprehensive Rail Infrastructure Investment Act of 2009 H.R.1806 Freight Rail Infrastructure Capacity Expansion Act of 2009
RegulationsMentioned in 175 dockets; Submitted to 34 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 "Transport Workers Union" in public comments on proposed federal regulations.
Documents Submitted by the Organization
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- Toggle 3 FAA Operating Limitations at Chicago O'Hare International Airport 2004
- Toggle 2 FRA Regulatory Relief for Electronically Controlled Pneumatic Brake System Implementation 2006
- Toggle 2 OSHA Establishment of the Whistleblower Protection Advisory Committee (WPAC) 2012
- Toggle 2 NTSB Practice in Air Safety Proceedings, etc. 2011
- Toggle 2 FRA Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority - Waiver Petition 2004
- Toggle 2 OSHA ERGONOMICS PROGRAM 2006
- Toggle 2 TSA Aircraft Repair Station Security 2004
- Toggle 2 FAA Qualification, Service, and Use of Crew Members and Aircraft Dispatchers 2008
- Toggle 2 DOT Future of Aviation Advisory Committee 2010
- Toggle 1 OSHA OSHA Stakeholder Meeting 2010
Mentions in Document Text
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- Toggle 19 FRA Railroad Safety Advisory Committee 2000
- Toggle 16 DOT 2005/2006 U.S.-China Air Services Case and Designations 2004
- Toggle 11 FMCSA Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM); Request for Comments 2000
- Toggle 11 DOT Future of Aviation Advisory Committee 2010
- Toggle 10 FMCSA Commercial Driver's License Standards, Requirements and Penalties; Commercial Driver's License Program Improvements 2001
- Toggle 7 FRA Conductor Certification 2009
- Toggle 7 FMCSA Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM) - Hours of Service of Drivers 1997
- Toggle 6 FAA Qualification, Service, and Use of Crew Members and Aircraft Dispatchers 2008
- Toggle 6 FRA Training Standards for Railroad Employees 2009
- Toggle 6 FRA U.S. DOT/FRA - Notice of Proposed Rulemaking 2000
Advisory Committees10 people on 9 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 "Transport Workers Union" that sat on federal advisory committees.
- Toggle Department of Transportation 8 people on 7 committees
- Toggle Department of Labor 4 people on 2 committees