Center for Union Facts logo

Union Facts

National Education Association

Spending Detail: Political Activities Lobbying

RecipientPurposeTotal Amount
NEA ADVOCACY FUNDPolitical Organization$12,500,000
GREATER WISCONSIN COMMITTEEIssue Advocacy Group$1,000,000
EDUCATION MINNESOTAState Association$601,555
CLEAN MISSOURIBallot initiative committee$500,000
STOP DECEPTIVE AMENDMENTSBallot initiative committee$500,000
AFL-CIO SECRETARY-TREASURERLabor Federation$409,000
MICHIGAN EDUCATION ASSOCIATIONState Association$400,000
GREAT SCHOOLS NOWBallot initiative committee$385,000
OHIO EDUCATION ASSOCIATIONState Association$367,000
ALABAMA EDUCATION ASSNState Association$350,000
HUSTLE, INCTechnology$337,200
NEW PARTNERS CONSULTING, INC.Consulting - Communications$325,443
WASHINGTON EDUCATION ASSOCIATIONState Association$305,607
ARIZONA EDUCATION ASSOCIATIONState Association$272,376
HAWAII STATE TEACHERS ASSOCIATIONState Association$267,409
US POSTMASTERMailing Services$262,194
IDAHO EDUCATION ASSOCIATIONState Association$255,858
KENTUCKY EDUCATION ASSOCIATIONState Association$254,016
INDIANA STATE TEACHERS ASSOCIATIONState Association$250,263
MARYLAND PROMISE COMMITTEEBallot initiative committee$250,000
PRESERVE OUR HAWAIIBallot initiative committee$250,000
YES ON QUALITY SCHOOLSIssue Advocacy Group$250,000
NAACP NATIONAL VOTER FUNDVoter Advocacy Organization$250,000
OUR OREGONBallot initiative committee$250,000
FLORIDIANS FOR A FAIR DEMOCRACYBallot initiative committee$250,000
TEXAS STATE TEACHERS ASSOCIATIONState Association$248,000
LSC COMMUNICATIONS US, LLCCommunications$242,852
MONTANA FEDERATION OF PUBLIC EMPLOYEESState Association$239,000
FLORIDA EDUCATION ASSOCIATIONState Association$221,000
GREAT SCHOOLS THRIVING COMMUNITIESBallot initiative committee$220,000
NATIONAL JOURNAL GROUP LLCInformation Services$212,500
NGP VAN INCConsultant - Campaign$209,800
PUBLIC AFFAIRS SUPPORT SERVICES, INC.Consultant$203,708
ECONOMIC POLICY INSTITUTENon-profit$200,000
FAIR MAPS COLORADOIssue Advocacy Group$200,000
MASSACHUSETTS TEACHERS ASSOCIATIONState Association$200,000
MAKE IT HERE LLCVideo Production$183,500
BALLOT INITIATIVE STRATEGY CENTER INC.Consultant$180,000
OREGON EDUCATION ASSOCIATIONState Association$180,000
FISCALNOTE, INC.Political Consultant$179,490
PENNSYLVANIA STATE EDUCATION ASSNState Association$170,000
DEWEY SQUARE GROUP, LLCConsultant$166,500
ROCK CREEK COUNSEL, LLCPolitical Consultant$156,892
UTAH EDUCATION ASSOCIATIONState Association$143,391
TENNESSEE EDUCATION ASSOCIATIONState Association$137,000
WISCONSIN EDUCATION ASSOC COUNCILState Association$136,994
NATIONAL PUBLIC PENSION COALITIONIssue Advocacy Group$135,000
CQ ROLL CALL, INC.Media Production$129,696
CATALIST LLCConsultant$127,812
NEA-ALASKAState Association$126,772
MISSION CONTROL, INCConsulting - Direct mail$126,019
VOTERS NOT POLITICIANSAdvocacy Organization$125,000
BLUEPRINT INTERACTIVE LLCMedia Strategy Firm$125,000
KIVVIT, LLCConsultant - Public Relations$124,920
ML STRATEGIES, LLCPolitical Consultant$120,000
RESONANCE CAMPAIGNS LLCPolitical Consultant$116,008
AMERICAN AIRLINESAirline$107,380
INSURE THE GOOD LIFEBallot initiative committee$100,000
OREGONIANS UNITED AGAINST PROFILINGBallot initiative committee$100,000
FLORIDIANS FOR TAX FAIRNESSBallot initiative committee$100,000
OUR SCHOOLS NOW, INC.Issue Advocacy Group$100,000
INFORMATION MANAGEMENT SERVICES, INC.Consultant$96,000
LOUISIANA ASSOCIATION OF EDUCATORSState Association$91,035
VIRGINIA EDUCATION ASSOCIATIONState Association$90,000
MAJORITY INSTITUTE LLCResearch Consultant$80,000
AMERICAN BRIDGE 21ST CENTURY FOUNDATIONSocial Welfare Organization$75,000
HARGROVE, INC.Convention Services$71,895
COLORADO EDUCATION ASSOCIATIONState Association$65,263
MISSOURI NEAState Association$63,245
UNITED AIRLINESAirline$61,859
BETTER BOUNDARIESBallot initiative committee$60,000
ARKANSAS EDUCATION ASSNState Association$58,261
VOTES IDAHO COMPANYBallot initiative committee$57,500
ILLINOIS EDUCATION ASSOCIATIONState Association$56,342
MAINE EDUCATION ASSOCIATIONState Association$55,211
NEA - NEW HAMPSHIREState Association$55,000
DOUBLETREE BY HILTON LOS ANGELES DOWNTOWNHotel$53,617
NEBRASKA STATE EDUCATION ASSOC.State Association$52,639
WEBER SHANDWICKConsulting - Communications$51,871
PROMOTE THE VOTEVoter Advocacy Organization$50,000
CONNECTICUT EDUCATION ASSOCIATIONState Association$50,000
OKLAHOMA'S CHILDREN OUR FUTURE, INC.Ballot initiative committee$50,000
GBAOConsultant$50,000
DEFEND OREGONSocial Welfare Org$50,000
DELTA AIR LINESAirline$49,603
SOUTHWEST AIRLINESAirline$44,203
CHAD SCHLEGELConsultant$44,000
NP CONSULTING INC.Political Consultant$40,000
CITIZENS WHO SUPPORT MAINE'S PUBLIC SCHLSAdvocacy Organization$40,000
HILTON CHICAGO O'HARE AIRPORTHotel$39,353
HILTON MINNEAPOLISHotel$36,668
WEST VIRGINIA EDUC ASSNState Association$35,000
LOEWS NEW ORLEANS HOTELHotel$31,595
POLITICO LLCNews Services$31,356
ANZALONE LISZT GROVE RESEARCH, INC.Research Consultant$31,200
IMPACT SOCIAL LTDSocial Media$30,000
WEST WING WRITERS, LLCWriter$30,000
NEA-NEW MEXICOState Association$28,101
OKLAHOMA EDUCATION ASSOCIATIONState Association$27,516
HAUTE ON THE HILLCatering$27,351
HILLTOP PUBLIC SOLUTIONSConsultant$27,284
HILTON AMERICAS-HOUSTONHotel$26,114
INSTITUTE FOR SOUTHERN STUDIESNon-profit$25,000
PAUL A. HUNTConsultant$23,920
CARE2.COM INC.Consulting - Political$23,000
CHISM STRATEGIES LLCConsultant$22,420
DIRECT MAIL PROCESSORS INC.Mailing Services$20,237
ABANTO COMMUNICATIONSCommunication Services$19,999
M & T BANKBanking$19,620
THE SOFT EDGE, INC.Technology Service$18,500
HOWL AT THE MOONEntertainment$18,083
STRATALYS RESEARCH & CONSULTING, LLCConsultant$17,400
WYOMING EDUCATION ASSOCIATIONState Association$16,960
MISSISSIPPI ASSOCIATION OF EDUCATORSState Association$16,723
EMRZ LLCStrategy Consultant$16,439
VERMONT-NEAState Association$16,124
NU ERA PRODUCTIONS, LLCVideo Production$16,000
NORTH CAROLINA ASSN OF EDUCATORSState Association$15,963
DELAWARE STATE EDUCATION ASSOCIATIONState Association$15,642
CARI E ELLEDGEMember$15,000
NEVADA STATE EDUCATION ASSOCIATIONState Association$15,000
MARYLAND STATE EDUCATION ASSOCIATIONState Association$15,000
CODE AND PATTERN LLCWeb Design$15,000
NEA FUND FOR CHILDREN & PUBLIC EDUCATIONPolitical Action Committee$14,529
MOUNT VERNON PRINTINGPrinting Services$14,358
WISE ROCK MEDIA, PBCTechnology Services$13,875
LAKE RESEARCH PARTNERS, INC.Consultant$13,608
THE DESIGN PARTNERSHIP, LLCConsultant$13,031
LYONS PUBLIC RELATIONS, LLCConsultant - Public Relations$12,400
NEW JERSEY EDUCATION ASSOCIATIONState Association$12,263
ANGLE MASTAGNI MATHEWS POLITICALConsulting - Political$12,030
FCM TRAVEL SOLUTIONSTravel agency$10,710
CALIBRE CPA GROUP LLCAccounting Firm$10,500
GROFF CREATIVECommunications Services$10,034
MAUREEN DALEYMember$10,000
IOWA STATE EDUCATION ASSOCIATIONState Association$9,541
HYATT REGENCY MINNEAPOLISHotel$8,774
MCI USAProductions$8,350
PARK TRIANGLE PRODUCTIONSVideo Production$7,998
CIVIQSData Collection$7,750
LEDGE COUNSEL, INC.Consultant$7,500
ZONDRA SICKLES BLAKEMember$7,500
VOTE.ORGVoter Advocacy Organization$6,000
ALASKA AIRLINESAirline$5,415
USPS DISBURSING OFFICERMailing Services$5,365
HART RESEARCH ASSOCIATESResearch$5,000
ALLIANCE FOR JUSTICE ACTION CAMPAIGNIssue Advocacy Group$5,000
ANTOINETTE D PALLAYMember$5,000