Viacom Inc

Parent Organization: National Amusements Inc

Campaign Finance

Information

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.

Latest FEC Data

covers through committee's June 30, 2012 filing.
  • Summary

    overview of the committee's finances
    Total Raised:
    $506,563
    Total Spent:
    $564,262
    Cash on Hand:
    $42,044
    Debts:
    $0

Standardized Donation Information

covers roughly through Q4 2013. may lag behind FEC section above, as donors and industries are identified by hand.
  • Top Recipients

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

    in dollars
  • State vs. Federal

    in dollars
  • Top PAC Recipients

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

Lobbying

$5,750,000 Spent
Information

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.

covers roughly through Q4, 2013

Lobbying on Behalf of Viacom Inc

  • Names of Lobbyists
  • Firm Hired Amount
    Viacom Inc $5,750,000
  • Most Frequently Disclosed Lobbying Issues
    • Copyright, Patent & Trademark,
    • Radio & TV Broadcasting,
    • Telecommunications,
    • Taxes,
    • Advertising,
    • Arts & Entertainment,
    • Computers & Information Tech,
    • Economics & Econ Development,
    • Law Enforcement & Crime,
    • Trade
  • Most Frequently Disclosed Bills
    Bill No. Title
    S.968 PIPA
    H.R.3261 Stop Online Piracy Act
    H.R.166 Internet Investment, Innovation, and Competition Preservation Act
    H.R.722 Say No to Drug Ads Act
    H.R.96 Internet Freedom Act
    H.R.654 Do Not Track Me Online Act
    H.J.RES.37 Disapproving the rule submitted by the Federal Communications Commission with respect to regulating the Internet and broadband industry practices.
    S.57 A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to modify the application of the tonnage tax on certain vessels.
    S.74 Internet Freedom, Broadband Promotion, and Consumer Protection Act of 2011
    H.R.137 Fairness in Political Advertising Act of 2011
View all lobbying data for Viacom Inc Sources: OpenSecrets.org

Regulations

Mentioned in 3 dockets
Information

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.