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New Clean Air Standards are No Sweat in Florida

State's Air Already Meets Federal Goal

Table 2. Campaign Contributions to Florida's Congressional Delegation from AQSC PACs

September 30, 1997

New Clean Air Standards are No Sweat in Florida: Table 2. Campaign Contributions to Florida's Congressional Delegation from AQSC PACs

Rank AQSC Company 1992 Contributions 1994 Contributions 1996 Contributions 1998 Contributions Total Contributions
1 Southern Co $15,400 $18,250 $27,700 $4,100 $65,450
2 Holland & Knight $15,390 $20,250 $28,969 $0 $64,609
3 Northrop Grumman Corp $10,000 $7,000 $38,500 $1,000 $56,500
4 Philip Morris Cos Inc $8,390 $21,500 $21,000 $0 $50,890
5 Florida Citrus Mutual $13,550 $18,150 $11,700 $3,500 $46,900
6 General Motors Corp $8,500 $7,500 $15,000 $2,500 $33,500
7 Ryder System Inc $3,390 $8,949 $18,000 $2,000 $32,339
8 Conoco Inc $4,000 $8,000 $20,000 $0 $32,000
9 Rockwell International Corp $6,000 $3,750 $15,050 $0 $24,800
10 Tenneco $1,000 $4,500 $18,000 $0 $23,500
11 Texaco Inc $6,390 $8,000 $8,000 $1,000 $23,390
12 United Technologies Corp $2,140 $4,250 $12,500 $4,000 $22,890
13 Chevron Corp $6,500 $7,000 $8,000 $0 $21,500
14 Ashland Inc $8,000 $5,500 $5,000 $500 $19,000
15 Ford Motor Co $4,750 $6,000 $5,900 $2,000 $18,650
16 WMX Technologies Inc $4,500 $9,000 $5,500 ($500) $18,500
17 Exxon Co USA $5,000 $9,000 $4,500 $0 $18,500
18 American Trucking Assoc $1,500 $7,000 $8,500 $0 $17,000
19 National Marine Manufacturers Assoc $9,000 $3,500 $4,000 $500 $17,000
20 Amoco Corp $4,500 $5,000 $7,000 $0 $16,500
21 Chrysler Corp $1,600 $5,500 $7,000 $1,500 $15,600
22 Cargill Inc $5,500 $3,000 $6,500 $0 $15,000
23 TRW Inc $5,000 $3,500 $5,000 $0 $13,500
24 Boeing Co The $3,000 $2,000 $5,500 $2,500 $13,000
25 Shaw Pittman Potts & Trowbridge $1,250 $5,000 $6,250 $0 $12,500
26 Marathon Oil Co $1,500 $4,500 $6,000 $0 $12,000
27 Edison Electric Institute $4,330 $4,000 $3,500 $0 $11,830
28 Atlantic Marine Inc $1,500 $5,000 $5,000 $0 $11,500
29 Associated Builders & Contractors $4,150 $2,500 $4,000 $0 $10,650
30 Motorola Inc $1,949 $2,550 $6,098 $0 $10,597
31 American Farm Bureau Federation $0 $1,050 $9,350 $0 $10,400
32 MAPCO North Pole Refinery $8,500 $1,000 $0 $0 $9,500
33 FMC Corp $1,500 $2,750 $4,000 $1,000 $9,250
34 General Mills Inc $2,500 $4,000 $2,500 $0 $9,000
35 AlliedSignal Aerospace $2,500 $2,000 $4,000 $0 $8,500
36 National Mining Assoc $3,500 $2,000 $1,500 $1,000 $8,000
37 National Broiler Council $0 $4,000 $3,500 $0 $7,500
38 National Cotton Council $0 $3,000 $4,000 $500 $7,500
39 Dresser Industries Inc $1,800 $2,500 $2,000 $1,000 $7,300
40 Mobil Oil Corp $1,000 $4,000 $2,000 $0 $7,000
41 Grocery Manufacturers Assoc Inc $500 $2,500 $4,000 $0 $7,000
42 American Electric Power Co $1,500 $2,500 $2,500 $0 $6,500
43 Shell Development Co $2,000 $2,000 $2,000 $0 $6,000
44 Schering Plough Corp $4,000 $2,000 $0 $0 $6,000
45 American Meat Institute $1,390 $2,100 $2,500 $0 $5,990
46 Entergy Services Inc $3,100 $1,000 $1,500 $0 $5,600
47 Baltimore Gas & Electric Co $1,500 $1,000 $2,500 $0 $5,000
48 Detroit Edison Co $1,000 $1,500 $2,500 $0 $5,000
49 BP America Inc $0 $1,500 $3,300 $0 $4,800
50 Printing Industries of America Inc $0 $1,750 $3,000 $0 $4,750
  Total AQSC Company PAC Contributions to Florida House Members $221,469 $285,972 $427,417 $31,600 $966,458

Source: Environmental Working Group