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Wet PAC - Table 4

Swamped With Cash: Wet PAC - Table 4

March 1, 1996

PACs associated with members of the National Wetlands Coalition gave more than $2.6 million to members of the House who voted against the Gilchrest amendment.

Name of Political Action Committee Contributions
to House members
who voted against
Gilchrest amendment,
1994-1996 cycles
Contributions
to House members
who voted for
Gilchrest amendment,
1994-1996 cycles
Ratio of
contributions: anti-Gilchrest
vs.
pro-Gilchrest
       
Union Pacific Fund For Effective Government $405,045 $101,240 4.0
Exxon Corporation Political Action Committee $282,950 $42,880 6.6
Tenneco Inc. Employees Good Government Fund $220,525 $81,550 2.7
International Council Of Shopping Centers Inc PAC $189,146 $35,549 5.3
Chevron Employees Political Action Committee $179,764 $22,300 8.1
National Association Of Realtors $107,345 $86,855 1.2
Texaco Political Involvement Committee $138,200 $38,735 3.6
Atlantic Richfield Company, Arco Pac $138,390 $39,550 3.5
National Cotton Council Comm. for the Adv. Of Cotton $116,396 $21,850 5.3
Nat. Util. Contr. Assn. Legislative Info. & Action Comm. $81,800 $44,700 1.8
Mobil Corporation Political Action Committee $83,075 $23,550 3.5
Panhandle Eastern Corp Political Action Committee $73,264 $21,650 3.4
Shell Oil Company Employees' Political Awareness Committee $73,050 $11,500 6.4
Interstate Natural Gas Association Of America PAC $58,296 $16,900 3.4
G-P Employees Fund Of Georgia-Pacific Corporation $63,993 $11,800 5.4
Freeport-McMoran Inc Citizenship Committee $49,000 $15,500 3.2
BP America PAC $47,950 $15,550 3.1
Williams Companies Political Action Committee $55,600 $6,700 8.3
Entergy Services, Inc. Good Government Action Committee $47,100 $13,350 3.5
Union Oil (Unocal) Political Awareness Fund $47,575 $12,113 3.9
Sun Company Inc Political Action Committee $37,500 $18,050 2.1
National Stone Association StonePAC $31,800 $8,900 3.6
Kerr-Mcgee Corporation Political Action Committee $33,250 $3,500 9.5
Cons. Nat. Gas Svc. Co., Inc. Executives' Political Fund $26,200 $9,950 2.6
National Realty Political Action Committee (RealPAC) $16,250 $8,350 1.9
Occidental Oil & Gas Corporation PAC $19,100 $1,000 19.1
First Commerce Corporation Political Action Committee $9,200 $8,050 1.1
American Road & Transportation Builders Association $11,100 $3,500 3.2
Fina Inc. & Fina Oil And Chemical Co. PAC $11,100 $4,000 2.8
Louisiana Land And Exploration Co. PAC $11,700 $2,000 5.9
China Clay Producers Assoc. Inc. PAC $6,250 $2,000 3.1
Hunt Oil Company Political Action Committee $2,500 $500 5.0
       
Total, all PACs associated with Nat. Wetlands Coalition $2,674,414 $733,622 3.6

Source: Environmental Working Group. Compiled from Federal Election Commission data.


Note: Data for the 1996 election cycle include contributions through Dec. 31, 1995. Listed PACs may have given additional contributions to members who did not vote on the Gilchrest amendment.