Van Scoyoc Assoc
Van Scoyoc Associates is a lobbying/government affairs firm. It was founded in 1990, by H. Stewart 'Stu' Van Scoyoc, current President and Chief Executive Officer. VSA is a sub division of The Van Scoyoc Companies, which have emerged as preeminent full-service government affairs firms with a national reputation as industry leaders. The Van Scoyoc Companies contains: The Implementation Group, Inc., a multi-service consulting firm, and Capitol Decisions, Inc., a full-service government relations and public affairs firm which provides counsel and personal service for clients in the public, private, and non-profit sectors. All three subdivisions (VSA, TIG, and CDI) are allied with Van Scoyoc Kelly PLLC, a firm of attorneys and professionals who provide solutions for companies doing business with the government whether it be in the halls of Congress, government agencies, or the courtroom. Van Scoyoc Associates (VSA) represents 20 of the largest 200 US corporations, as well as more than 50 universities (and their medical centers), trade associations, non-profits, and foreign governments. Van Scoyoc Associates has emerged as the largest independent government affairs firm in Washington.
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.
Latest FEC Datacovers through committee's December 31, 2012 filing.
Summaryoverview of the committee's finances
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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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Republicans vs. Democratsin dollars. "Other" includes 3rd parties and organizations without official party affiliation.
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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 Carried Out by Van Scoyoc Assoc
Names of Lobbyists
Client Amount Coalition of EPSCoR States $940,000 San Diego County, CA $740,000 University of Alabama $740,000 MacAndrews & Forbes $650,000 Computer Sciences Corp $610,000 Dallas Area Rapid Transit Authority $520,000 FedEx Corp $490,000 Southwest Research Institute $490,000 Travelers Companies $480,000 Austal USA $480,000
Most Frequently Disclosed Lobbying Issues
- Fed Budget & Appropriations,
- Health Issues,
- Science & Technology,
- Homeland Security,
- Energy & Nuclear Power,
- Environment & Superfund,
- Urban Development
Most Frequently Disclosed Bills
Bill No. Title H.R.2219 Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2012 H.R.2596 Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2012 S.1572 Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2012 H.R.2017 Continuing Appropriations Act, 2012 S.1253 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2012 H.R.1 Full-Year Continuing Appropriations Act, 2011 H.R.1540 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2012 H.R.5856 Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2013 S.1599 Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2012 H.R.5326 Department of Justice Appropriations Act, 2013
Recent Lobbying Contracts
Date Client Summary June 12, 2013 Chesapeake Bay Ventures, LLC Medical technology related issues and initiatives. View registration May 7, 2013 Acelero Learning Head Start program related issues and initiatives. View registration May 7, 2013 Capitol Decisions, Inc. (University of Central Oklahoma) Higher education research funding. View registration May 7, 2013 Holmatro Incorporated Issues regarding rescue tools for urban rescue, urban assault and shipboard damage control, etc. View registration May 7, 2013 The Lathan Company Historic preservation and sustainability programs for government buildings. View registration